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Death is permanent

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6
Editor; Re: Dozens of new traffic regulations take effect (PM Friday, 29 January 2016) - I hope that this information is shared with all the Thai people via news outlets…

Thailand can’t pay decent wages

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6
Editor; Re: Problems conjugating English verbs (PM Mailbag Friday, 22 January 2016) - I agree. There are plenty of professional teachers looking for work overseas. It’s just that Thailand can’t…

Might is right

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6
Editor; Re: Make roads safer for all (PM Mailbag Friday, 22 January 2016) - I have to agree with most of the comments regarding the riding habits in Thailand but…

Awful traffic from Jomtien to North Pattaya

Friday, 29 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 5
Editor; Traffic from Jomtien to North Pattaya is very bad, especially between 5 pm and 8 pm. It takes more than 45 minutes to go to North Pattaya. This is…

Cringes seeing helmetless parent & baby on motorcycle

Friday, 29 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 5
Editor; Re: Make roads safer for all (PM Mailbag Friday, 22 January 2016) - I certainly agree and cringe every time I see a parent carrying a baby on a…

Australian free medical care envy of other countries?

Friday, 29 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 5
Editor; Re: Favours Thai system over British NHS (PM Mailbag Friday, 15 January 2016) - The Australian free medical care is supposed to be the envy of other countries. There…

Sink hole garbage bin

Friday, 22 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 4
Editor; A deep, treacherous pothole has appeared at the Second Road intersection of Soi Honey (Soi 11). Someone tried to avoid a careless pedestrian suffering a broken leg by partially…

Deep freezes

Friday, 22 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 4
Dear Editor, Can anyone explain the logic to me of all supermarts in Pattaya and Jomtien keeping their in store temperatures artificially low? I’m talking below 10 degrees Celsius here;…

Him & He are same in Thai

Friday, 22 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 4
Editor; Re: Him goes to market (PM Mailbag Friday, 15 January 2016) - Conski 12, in the Thai language him & he are written the same. Him. So your girlfriend…

Try and get that done

Friday, 22 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 4
Editor; Re: No outbreaks of “Black Death” anytime soon (PM Mailbag Friday, 08 January 2016) - Overlooking that “sanitation” has come a long way since the 1300’s no one is…

Make roads safer for all

Friday, 22 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 4
Dear Sir I am writing in response to the letter you printed last week from Clembo regarding the view that he was taking regarding the driving habits here in Thailand.…

Thais can’t teach English?

Friday, 22 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 4
Editor; Re: Cannot have Thai teach English (Mailbag Friday, 15 January 2016) - My Thai wife noticed that “What a waste” was spelled wrong! Maybe Dicky is on a diet!…

Problems conjugating English verbs

Friday, 22 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 4
Editor; Re: Him goes to market (PM Mailbag Friday, 15 January 2016) - It’s not surprising that Thais have a problem conjugating English verbs. Thai verbs don’t conjugate in the…

Farm animals for neighbors

Friday, 22 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 4
Editor; Re: Much worse in some other countries (PM Mailbag Friday, 06 November 2015) - I thought I saw it all until my Pattaya neighbor just bought three sheep to…

Absolute carnage

Friday, 15 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 3
Editor; As part of his New Year message to his subjects, as shown on the front page of this week’s Pattaya Mail (Fri, 8th Jan, 2016), HM the King reminded…

Favours Thai system over British NHS

Friday, 15 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 3
  Editor; Alexander’s letter (1/1) left me bewildered since I was unable to find any connection between his working for the British NHS and rats on Pattaya Beach. His letter…

Wishes to be clairvoyant

Friday, 15 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 3
Editor; Re: No outbreaks of “Black Death” anytime soon (PM Mailbag Friday, 08 January 2016) - Glad to see Robert has taken up the mantel of “Nostradamus” and can now…

Rodents along Beach Road

Friday, 15 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 3
Dear Editor, I read an interesting comment from Alexander, regarding the problem with rodents on Beach Road. I have had the same experience with brown rats that also climb up…

Care for the disabled

Friday, 15 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 3
Editor; Re: Kind-hearted Pattaya KFC staffer becomes net idol (PM Friday, 08 January 2016) - It was a very kind thing the girl did, and she is to be applauded.…

Setting a bad example

Friday, 15 January 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 3
Editor; Re: Traffic safety (PM Mailbag Friday, 08 January 2016) - I would also add that I am appalled by the number of farangs on the darkside who do not…
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