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Lady in black. And red.

Tim Newton

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Remember our lady turned away from a US function in honour of the Late King Rama 9? The lady defied the ‘black & tasteful’ dress code and arrived in her own version of ‘black’ along with a few accessories. Link here…

https://www.facebook.com/maizingGpee.Official/videos/542699439405074/

Well, her journalist husband (a Pulitzer Prize nominee) has gone full Op Ed and fired back at the ‘intolerant Thais’ at the function and comparing the situation with Nazi Germany – probably a stretch at best. Anyway, have a read and see if you think his opinion stands up….

https://timesofsandiego.com/opinion/2017/10/27/an-innocent-color-choice-brings-out-intolerance-in-the-thai-community/

 

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Tim Newton has lived in Thailand since 2012. An Australian, he has worked in the media, principally radio and TV, for 41 years. He has won the Deutsche Welle Award for best radio talk program, presented over 10,000 radio news bulletins, 3,900 in Thailand alone, hosted 650 daily TV news programs and produced 2,100 videos, TV commercials and documentaries. As founder of The Thaiger, Tim now acts as the Content Manager and head-writer, whilst supervising the growth of the YouTube channel. He's reported for CNN, Deutsche Welle TV, CBC, Australia's ABC TV and Australian radio during the 2018 Cave Rescue and other major stories in Thailand.

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