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by BKKSTAN
November 24, 2009, 11:20 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Be careful sending post via EMS Thailand
Replies: 21
Views: 16714

Re: Be careful sending post via EMS Thailand

I never had a problem in Bangkok,but I have had several problems in Nong Khai.I also have no faith in the mail system here.I try to avoid it with any important items! I have complained a couple of times because of the frustration of loss and impossible recourse experienced!I don't see any reason why...
by BKKSTAN
November 24, 2009, 11:05 pm
Forum: General Debates & Discussions
Topic: Why the negativity Farang?
Replies: 40
Views: 3254

Re: Why the negativity Farang?

I meant his verbalization abilities,his rhetorical skills!Nothing to do with his politics :lol:You wouldn't be a Russ Limbaugh fan by chance? :confused: 8-[
by BKKSTAN
November 24, 2009, 10:51 pm
Forum: Udon Thani News
Topic: Udon Thani Drug dealer arrested
Replies: 32
Views: 9404

Re: Udon Thani Drug dealer arrested

Texpat,you sound like you have alot of anger and emotionally pain associated with the World of illegal drugs! Luckily,for me, I have worked with thousands of addicts in recovery and the majority of them are not ''dirty animals'',just the opposite as a matter of fact! My experience completely changed...
by BKKSTAN
November 24, 2009, 9:48 pm
Forum: General Debates & Discussions
Topic: Why the negativity Farang?
Replies: 40
Views: 3254

Re: Why the negativity Farang?

KD,you are sounding more like your avatar every post :lol: =D> =D>
by BKKSTAN
November 24, 2009, 9:27 pm
Forum: Udon Thani News
Topic: Udon Thani Drug dealer arrested
Replies: 32
Views: 9404

Re: Udon Thani Drug dealer arrested

I have often wondered whether society would be better off with legalized drugs versus illegal drugs that create dealers because of enormous profits.The mystique of the illegalness draws alot of kids into experimenting,but I am not sure that would change anyway. I feel fairly sure that the costs asso...
by BKKSTAN
November 24, 2009, 5:34 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Online Pharmacy
Replies: 1
Views: 265

Online Pharmacy

Has anyone ever ordered and received meds from an online pharmacy while living in Thailand?
by BKKSTAN
November 24, 2009, 4:24 pm
Forum: Udon Thani News
Topic: Udon Thani Drug dealer arrested
Replies: 32
Views: 9404

Re: Udon Thani Drug dealer arrested

I like to remind those discussing the use of drugs,that alcohol is the main drug and some of you are dealers! Addiction is a disease caused by many different reasons,one being a genetic.Alcoholism is an addiction :lol: :lol: This is not a criticism of those that sell alcohol or drink it,just a remin...
by BKKSTAN
November 24, 2009, 3:58 pm
Forum: General Debates & Discussions
Topic: Why the negativity Farang?
Replies: 40
Views: 3254

Re: Why the negativity Farang?

There are some excellent posts on this thread!I can understand everyones position! I know several of the posters on this forum from our NM get togethers and I can't think of one of them that is not a decent person,so although I tend to agree with Glyns 20%-80% comments,I don't believe any of those p...
by BKKSTAN
November 23, 2009, 9:56 pm
Forum: Travel & Transport
Topic: Udon Meter Taxi Service
Replies: 7
Views: 5043

Re: Udon Meter Taxi Service

Are their rates posted in the taxis?
by BKKSTAN
November 23, 2009, 9:53 pm
Forum: General Debates & Discussions
Topic: Why the negativity Farang?
Replies: 40
Views: 3254

Re: Why the negativity Farang?

I know an American that lives in Korat and has been in Thailand for 30 years.He and his Thai wife have 10 children,not one of them has spend a single day attending a school in Thailand.They have been home schooled through an American ''Christian online homeschooling program'',only one has been outsi...
by BKKSTAN
November 23, 2009, 9:25 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: surprise vist??
Replies: 20
Views: 1338

Re: surprise vist??

It is all your personal stuff,nothing we can tell you as you are asking us to generalize about Thais and it is really about individuals!
Alot depends on you,your thinking and your motives!Nobody likes a show of non-trust,but not everyone deserves trust!
by BKKSTAN
November 23, 2009, 4:23 pm
Forum: Thailand Visas & Migration to other countries
Topic: Udon Thani Immigration Office
Replies: 707
Views: 60965

Re: Udon Thani Immigration Office

I know several expats that have lived in the Nong Khai area longer than I have,over 6 yrs.,that never do 90 day reports!A couple of them told me when I moved here and missed a report,to not worry! A few years ago I decided to get current,went to immigration and was told ''no problem,next time you go...
by BKKSTAN
November 23, 2009, 12:40 pm
Forum: Society and culture
Topic: Living & Ageing in Isan: Worries?
Replies: 45
Views: 5535

Re: Living & Ageing in Isan: Worries?

At 71,I feel no immediate threat to my residency here in the near future,so I have no contingency plans!I see nothing that would make me think the rest of my lifetime will not be spent here! If circumstance were to suddenly change where I felt I needed to make a plan,Cambodia or Laos would probably ...
by BKKSTAN
November 23, 2009, 9:17 am
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Am I a cad?
Replies: 22
Views: 3944

Re: Am I a cad?

Best of luck BB,sounds like ,you have a good relationship possibilty which is probably the most important concern for you to focus on!It will probably effect your life more than the expat relationships you will have,wherever you wind up living! That being said,if the situation with her family and he...
by BKKSTAN
November 23, 2009, 8:37 am
Forum: Udon Thani News
Topic: Farang Dies in Traffic Accident
Replies: 14
Views: 2845

Re: Farang Dies in Traffic Accident

My condolences to the family and friends that were close to him,may he rest in peace!! Although death is inevitable,there is always a heartfelt void feeling,for me,when I hear about the demise of an expat here in our area.Hopefully the wife and children will have a support system to help ease their ...
by BKKSTAN
November 23, 2009, 8:23 am
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Best Place in Udon to meet single women over 25
Replies: 55
Views: 12650

Re: Best Place in Udon to meet single women over 25

I spent 15 years working with with many registered Nurses from The P.I.!Beautiful,decent education in English and available for marriage that I resisted many times! Why?Extremely family oriented and immersed ii the Catholic Church and its rituals,Holy days,baptisms,constant birthday parties and fami...
by BKKSTAN
November 22, 2009, 4:04 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: forget name & shame what about.... name & promote
Replies: 6
Views: 630

Re: forget name & shame what about.... name & promote

''Name and shame'' helps others from having to go through the negative experience and waste their time!Then ''name and promote'' usually is the followup! Of course,some ''name and shame'' is venting and helpful to the person doing it! Do you want to deny one person their desires,just to make your li...
by BKKSTAN
November 22, 2009, 3:51 pm
Forum: Notice Board
Topic: Whatever happened to Jingjoes
Replies: 15
Views: 2436

Re: Whatever happened to Jingjoes

[quote="Galee"Hearsay Paul. You admit this is second hand knowledge. Why post negative information about someone when you don't know if it is true. [-X[/quote] My question is:Since it has been qualified as 2nd hand,he is posting another persons sayings!! So how is that harmful?Unless you think that ...
by BKKSTAN
November 22, 2009, 3:38 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: copyright police
Replies: 22
Views: 1903

Re: copyright police

I think that the Worldwide,developers,promoters and marketeers of new product are simply looking for ways to insure and preserve their rights and rewards in an era of technology change that is rapidly changing and that is challenging their ability to do so! But speaking specifically to the ''copyrig...
by BKKSTAN
November 22, 2009, 10:10 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: copyright police
Replies: 22
Views: 1903

Re: copyright police

:lol: Maybe they will knock on our door,to check our computer system for counterfeit ''windows''? :lol:

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