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Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Thai Chain’s Cannabis Pizza: Trendy but Won’t Get You High

BANGKOK (AP) — One of Thailand’s major fast food chains has been promoting its “Crazy Happy Pizza” this month, an under-the-radar product topped with a cannabis leaf. It’s legal but won’t get you high.

The Votes Are In: Thailand Chooses Their 2021 Vegan Faves

BANGKOK — Want to keep off the meat and dairy for even just one day a week? Here are some certified vegan crowd-favorite places in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, and Phuket.

It’s Happening! Visitors Arrive in Thailand for Nov. 1 Reopening

BANGKOK — Fully vaccinated travelers from 63 countries and territories can now fly to Thailand with minimal quarantine requirements as the highly anticipated reopening officially begins today.

In for the long haul: how to treat the long term effects of “Long...

https://youtu.be/Jm1JJDwLnt8 We are all very familiar with COVID-19 and the severity with which it can impact people. What isn't so well known are some potential long-term effects of COVID-19, the...

At Flooded Restaurant Near Bangkok, the Special Is a Splash

NONTHABURI, Thailand (AP) — A flood-hit riverside restaurant in Thailand has become an unlikely dining hotspot after fun-loving foodies began flocking to its waterlogged deck to eat amid the lapping tide.

‘Lisa Blackpink’ MV Turns Ancient Headgear Into Pop Icon

BANGKOK — Vendors at wholesale markets in Bangkok report a surge in the sale of traditional golden headgears after Thai-born K-pop star “Lisa Blackpink” wore one in a recent hit music video.

‘Free Solo’ Filmmakers Swap Peaks for Depths in ‘The Rescue’

In “The Rescue,” Oscar-winning “Free Solo” filmmakers E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin trade climbing peaks for watery depths.

Panel by Panel, New Book Explores Vibrancy, Art of Thai Comics

BANGKOK — Before 1968, the phi krasue ghost in Thai culture only existed in oral traditions and whispers. But with cartoonist Tawee Witsanukorn’s drawings that year, he was the first to give her the iconic floating female head and dangling entrails – and that ghastly appearance haunts to this day.

Religious Artifacts Returned to Thailand After Decades

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two stolen hand-carved religious artifacts, sandstone lintels dating back to the 9th and 10th centuries, were returned to the Thai government on Tuesday in a ceremony more than 50 years overdue.

Exclusive: Interview With the Thai Woman Behind ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’

LOS ANGELES — Growing up in Thailand, Fawn never got to see her culture represented in Hollywood films. But today, the film she worked on – full of colorful water markets, zesty herb-filled dishes, and benevolent water dragons is on screens worldwide.

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