Possible Targeting Of Chinese Tourists Puts Shitty, 3-Star Hotels On High Alert

BANGKOK — The fallout from Monday’s deadly bomb attack on the popular Erawan shrine continued as rumors that Chinese tourists were deliberately targeted began to affect business that cater to to them. In particular, 3-star hotels with tasteless, mirror-panel decor were reported to be on raised alert as tensions remained high throughout Thailand. “Our clientele is about 90% mainland... 

How has the Erawan bombing affected you?

Miaow, Hi-So Nid, ex-PDRC Protester Fritzl, Sex Tourist   “It totally doubled my Instagram followers. Awesome!”     “Never again will I send beloved servants to deliver garlands. Only servants I don’t love.”     “I will avoid all cultural sites in Thailand. More so.”  

TAT Reports Candlelight Vigil Tourism Up 8000% Since Bomb

BANGKOK — Amidst dire economic news exacerbated by the recent bomb attacks in the capital city, the Tourism Authority of Thailand today reported some positive news, declaring a huge spike in candlelight-vigil-based tourist arrivals. “Since the dreadful events of Monday, the country has seen a major upturn in arrivals of international visitors who are seeking vigil-type recreation,”... 

Experts Warn Of Collateral Damage Via Awful Hashtags, Sad Facebook Pages

BANGKOK – Following Monday’s bloody bomb attack in Thailand’s capital city, terrorism and media experts have warned that the fallout of such incidents could be just as damaging if people start using really stupid hashtags. “High-profile events like bombings create instant trends on social media,” said Kayla Huston-Wendt, a new media analyst and associate professor. “This unfortunately... 

FOX News Calls Erawan Bomb “Vicious Anti-Hindu Jihad”

BANGKOK – US-based news network FOX News continues to describe Monday’s Erawan Shrine bomb attack as an anti-Hindu act of Muslim fundamentalist terror, sources reported on Wednesday. On Tuesday’s edition of the network’s “Fox and Friends” morning news show, hosts Heather Childers and Ainsley Earnhardt reported that the sacred Hindu shrine of Erawan in “traditional US ally Thailand”...