Bangkok, November 2012

After October

November 1-7, 2012

Thursday, November 1, 2012 (Pre-Journal)


Thursday, November 1, 2012

"Rocky" has a new home:

http://www.geocaching.com/seek/cache_details.aspx?guid=8679c115-77e2-4c40-b67a-4462c3451b15


Friday, November 2, 2012

The "Internet Archive Wayback Machine" traces the history of THOCBDC from 1 November 1996 until yesterday, 1 November 2012. That's 16 years!

http://wayback.archive.org/web/*/http://corkscrew-balloon.com

But, THOCBDC actually went on line on 29 February 1996; that's 6,090 days ago. So, today is our 16.67351129th anniversary.


Saturday, November 3, 2012

Our neighbor, The Plaza Athenee Hotel, was the site of a Guinness Book Records entry: "The Most Bridesmaids at a Wedding". There were 95 bridesmaids on the stairs leading down to my favorite local restaurant.


Sunday, November 4, 2012

A new English language comic strip is now playing in at least one Bangkok newspaper. It is aimed at themes that are typically if not uniquely Thai.



Monday, November 5, 2012

Tomorrow is almost here.


Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Not all Bangkok hotels are 5 star properties.


Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Wow! I can still admit that I an American. If Romney had made it I'd have to tell new friends that I was Canadian. As Bangkok time is 12 and 13 hours ahead of Boston and Chicago I could enjoy brunch and CNN's coverage at the same time.

Here was the scene at L'espace.

 

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