‘I haven’t paid my tuition’: School apologizes for forcing boy to wear shameful sign

A deputy director of an elementary school in Phetchabun province apologized on Friday after one of its teachers put a shameful sign on a student to remind his parents that the tuition is due. In a story that has been widely criticized on social media this week, a boy had a message “I haven’t paid ...

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It’s Friday and this temple puppy is just what you need to see

It’s Friday and this temple puppy is just what you need to see

It’s Friday afternoon, and the sight of this happy, heart-melting temple puppy is apparently exactly what Twitter users needed to wrap up their weeks — as the post has...

Chonburi hairdresser goes viral for unique World Cup hair carvings

Chonburi hairdresser goes viral for unique World Cup hair carvings

Joe Beauty, a hair salon in Chonburi’s Sri Racha neighborhood, has gone viral this week thanks to some crazily creative World Cup hair designs, including recreating the faces of...

World Cup Babies: Thai hospital dresses newborns in football team uniforms

World Cup Babies: Thai hospital dresses newborns in football team uniforms

To celebrate this year’s World Cup, Phyathai Hospital in Chonburi province is dressing all newborns in football team uniforms, and the parents are reportedly loving it. (And who...

As world protests execution, Thai netizens speak up for death penalty

As world protests execution, Thai netizens speak up for death penalty

Members of Amnesty International gathered outside Bangkok’s Bang Kwang Central Prison on yesterday to voice their disapproval of Thailand’s first execution in...

Thai university says freshman wasn’t hazed into kissing friend’s bum (video)

Thai university says freshman wasn’t hazed into kissing friend’s bum (video)

Following a heavily criticized video of what certainly looks like a freshman hazing ritual, the dean of Bangkok’s Phranakhon Rajabhat University yesterday was forced to explain...

‘You look just like a woman’: Thai company cancels interview after realizing candidate is  transgender

‘You look just like a woman’: Thai company cancels interview after realizing candidate is transgender

Thai social media is brewing with scorn over an unidentified Thai company that recently canceled a job interview with a candidate being considered for the job after discovering...

Jackass-wannabes detained, fined for viral public disturbance video

Jackass-wannabes detained, fined for viral public disturbance video

Four Bangkok youths were arrested and fined for public disturbance yesterday following the highly criticized, self-published video of them causing a commotion all over Bangkok....

Mysterious Thai uncle practices his golf swing in middle of intersection (VIDEO)

Mysterious Thai uncle practices his golf swing in middle of intersection (VIDEO)

In the middle of an intersection, a middle-aged dude was spotted practicing his golf swing yesterday at a red light in northern Lampang province — unphased by amused...

Three Thai men arrested for hitting 7-Eleven naked say they tried to ‘behave like foreigners on TV’

Three Thai men arrested for hitting 7-Eleven naked say they tried to ‘behave like foreigners on TV’

Police arrested three daredevils yesterday afternoon after they hit up a trio convenient stores outside Bangkok while stark naked — a stunt they said was an attempt to...


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Never miss the coolest topics your friends are talking about on social media again. From the most famous road rage video on YouLike, to photos that literally all of your Thai friends are sharing but you have have no idea what the text says, these stories are worth a quick read. But you might need to invest a bit more time when we translate the latest scandal from infamous Thai drama forum Pantip. These stories might include Thais sharing stories of unacceptable public behavior or kilometer-long comment threads when someone posts a picture of a cockroach in a chain restaurant or a rat in a donut display.