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  • Thailand - CDRM could wear out its welcome

    09/24/2006 9:46:40 PM PDT · by ldish · 8 replies · 329+ views
    The Nation Newspapaer ^ | 24 September 2006 | The Nation Editorial Board
    EDITORIAL CDRM (Council for Democratic Reform under Constitutional Monarchy) could wear out its welcome Coup-makers have already taken several bad steps If getting power is difficult, wielding it is even more so. This is the issue facing the Council for Democratic Reform under Constitutional Monarchy (CDRM), and at this point, nearly a week after it overthrew the Thaksin Shinawatra government, the CDRM is off to a disappointing start. First, the CDRM, under the leadership of Army chief General Sonthi Boonyaratglin, has failed to freeze the assets of politicians suspected of gaining their wealth through unusual means. One of the reasons...
  • Four injured in explosion on Bangkok bus

    08/06/2006 12:12:43 AM PDT · by ldish · 28 replies · 718+ views
    The Nation ^ | 2006-08-06 | NK
    Four injured in explosion on Bangkok bus BANGKOK: -- Four passengers were injured when a homemade bomb exploded on a Bangkok bus Saturday night. The time bomb detonated by a clock exploded on Bus No 95 at 10:40 am. The bus was having about 20 passengers and had left Happy Land Market heading to Bang Khen when the explosion occurred when it was in front of Bang Toey Temple near Soi Navamin 101.. Three passengers were slightly injured were discharged from the Lard Prao Hospital after treatments. The other passenger suffered cuts on the left leg and suffered back injury...
  • PRAY for President Bush

    06/12/2002 11:32:42 AM PDT · by ldish · 2 replies · 80+ views
    I received the email listed below from a neighbor who's husband has done a tour in the mid-east....and who is on a mail list of those in the military and/or government duty. Thank GOD we have GWB....... The e-mail below was written by Lindsey Yeskoo, wife of Paul Yeskoo, a Christian Foreign Service Officer serving in Shanghai, and details her experience of meeting the President when he was in China a month or two ago. Dear Family! It is a dull, polluted Monday morning here in Shanghai and we await news of President Bush's safe arrival back in Washington D.C....
  • J Jackson invited to meet with Taliban

    09/26/2001 2:02:47 PM PDT · by ldish · 207 replies · 546+ views
    FOX NEWS | Sept 26, 2001
    Just heard that Taliban is inviting Jesse Jackson over for discussions - if he goes might be a good time to drop the bombs..........
  • GORE STILL CAN'T CONCEDE - HA HA

    12/12/2000 7:36:33 PM PST · by ldish · 115+ views
    self and pmsnbc
    just heard on pmsnbc that gore and liberman still trying to figure it out and will have a statement at some time in the future..sick sick sick!
  • WHERE IS THE SCOTUS AND/OR THE 11TH CIRCUIT COURT

    12/08/2000 8:02:49 PM PST · by ldish · 12+ views
    me ^ | 12/08/2000 | SELF
    Have we been had - silence is death!
  • START A FL BOYCOTT

    11/21/2000 6:22:32 PM PST · by ldish · 13+ views
    self | 11/21/00 | self
    As a result of the "Banana Republic" decision tonight by the "fl gang of seven" I propose a total boycott of all fl businesses and trips to the state for at least the next four years - I've a;ready sent emails and called the fl tourism bureau to advise of such actions based on their "uninformed or strictly baised court" - this is the LAST STRAW!
  • START A FL BOYCOTT

    11/21/2000 6:21:51 PM PST · by ldish · 12+ views
    self | 11/21/00 | self
    As a result of the "Banana Republic" decision tonight by the "fl gang of seven" I propose a total boycott of all fl businesses and trips to the state for at least the next four years - I've a;ready sent emails and called the fl tourism bureau to advise of such actions based on their "uninformed or strictly baised court" - this is the LAST STRAW!
  • START A FL BOYCOTT

    11/21/2000 6:20:23 PM PST · by ldish · 12+ views
    self | 11/21/00 | self
    As a result of the "Banana Republic" decision tonight by the "fl gang of seven" I propose a total boycott of all fl businesses and trips to the state for at least the next four years - I've a;ready sent emails and called the fl tourism bureau to advise of such actions based on their "uninformed or strictly baised court" - this is the LAST STRAW!
  • START A FL BOYCOTT

    11/21/2000 6:19:45 PM PST · by ldish · 12+ views
    self | 11/21/00 | self
    As a result of the "Banana Republic" decision tonight by the "fl gang of seven" I propose a total boycott of all fl businesses and trips to the state for at least the next four years - I've a;ready sent emails and called the fl tourism bureau to advise of such actions based on their "uninformed or strictly baised court" - this is the LAST STRAW!