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Expats have no right to 'spank' the Shinawatras

When your kids lie or steal, you scold or even spank them. But what if your neighbour offers to help you spank your kids? Would you allow that?

Thaksin and Yingluck are like our kids, so only Thais can criticise, condemn or complain about them. Expats are outsiders and should leave us alone when it comes to dealing with our two naughty children.

I hope you expats get the idea and stop firing vitriolic missiles at Thaksin and Yingluck. It's okay for Vince Chavala, or Songdej Praditsmanont, or me to do it, but not Richard Bowler, or JC Wilcox, or John Shepherd, or the likes.

Of course, if I praise my kids, anybody is welcome to chime in.

Somsak Pola

Samut Prakan


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