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Left: Pipo jellies. Photo: @IMSU1212 / Twitter. Right: A pack of Pipo Jellies.

Purple vs the Rest: Thai Twitter Rages Over Favorite Pipo Jelly Flavor

BANGKOK — Red, orange, purple, yellow – who’s the best of all? A deep seated color-coded division is stirring a heated debate on Thai internet on Wednesday.
A photo of Suan Khwan Muang Park in Yala on Jan. 12, 2020 filled with litter, posted on Pattani News Facebook page, is labeled “Lumpini Park” by Facebook user Vanisa Tirak.

Photo of Pro-Gov’t Rally ‘Littering’ Lumpini Park is Fake News

BANGKOK — A photo that falsely accused a pro-government rally of littering Lumpini Park in Bangkok has been shared by more than 34,000 people as of Monday afternoon.
Lalisa Manoban at Mqqn Cafe in Bangkok in photos posted to her Instagram on Jan. 2, 2020. Photos: @Lalalalisa_m / Instagram

Lisa Blackpink Fans Furious at Cafe Owner for Sexual Harassment Posts

BANGKOK — Fans of K-pop superstar Lisa Blackpink are fuming Friday at the owner of a cafe visited by the celebrity for making sexually inappropriate comments about her.
Princess Ubolratana at the Yaowaraj Road walking street on Dec. 14, 2019.

5 Times Princess Ubolratana Delighted (and Surprised) Us in 2019

Here’s five times in 2019 the princess, actress, singer, and viral sensation surprised and delighted us. #LongLiveSlender!

Princess Ubolratana Sings Christmas Carols in Elf Costume (Video)

BANGKOK — What’s red and green and royal all over? Why, a video of Princess Ubolratana wishing us a Merry Christmas, of course.

Surreal Video of Grandma Slapping Student to Christmas Carols Goes Viral

SAMUT PRAKAN — A video making its rounds on Twitter and Facebook shows a brawl between an elderly woman and a student on school grounds.

Skywalk Protest Photo Costs TV Channel Employee Her Job

BANGKOK — Controversy over a photo that some say insulted the monarchy during a recent protest forced a TV station worker to resign on Monday.

Google Says Thais Curious About Free Money, N95 Masks, Hong Kong

The guilty pleasures of a nation, in this case Thailand’s love for lakorn, shopping, and celebrity dramas cannot be hidden when mass amounts of Internet searches are recorded and examined, as it was when Google revealed its top results for Thailand in 2019. 
“Where are you going?” “To see the person I like.” “Why are you back?” “Because they already have a girlfriend.” Image: Pikul Moonthadee / Facebook

Filipino Mom-and-Kid “Mag-ina” Meme Spreads to Thainet

BANGKOK — The feeling of heading out somewhere important only to come back empty-handed and slightly embarrassed seems to be a common ASEAN sentiment – as proven by a Filipino meme gone viral on Thai internet.

Entertainment, #Relatable Tweets Topped Thailand’s Twitter in 2019

K-pop, Thai stars dominate Thailand's Twitterverse for another year.





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