The Tudors!

Monday, 31 March 2008, 19:09 | Category : entertainment
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The Tudors season 2 has started. Brilliant show, excellent cast, wonderful set, watch it! Not had this much entertainment since watching HBO’s Rome. They also have people with the correct accents! *cough* Richard Gere in some Camelot movie. Official site at http://www.sho.com/tudors

World Water Day?

Sunday, 23 March 2008, 15:17 | Category : environment
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Had no idea there was such a day! Maybe it was just a US thing. March 16-22 was the UN’s World Water Week, March 22 World Water Day. This event seems to have mainly occurred in New York with the Tap Project, a donation campaign set up to provide safe drinking water to people around […]

Urban Trees – Paulownia

Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 20:31 | Category : environment
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Now I’ve often been called quite oblivious to what goes on along the streets of Bangkok, unless something really catches the eye, urban insensitivity? The greenest looking street I believe would be Wireless Road unless they lopped the trees over there. Orchard Rd. in Singapore, lined with flowing acacias, but underground cabling. We are limited […]

Tobacco Harm Reduction

Monday, 10 March 2008, 19:03 | Category : health
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With the ongoing global witch-hunt on smoking and smokers, Sweden & Norway appear to be the most adaptive. Instead of smoking tobacco there is snus a nicotine alternative which reduces the risks of tobacco use by about 99%, according to tobaccoharmreduction.org. More information about the product can be found at both of those links which […]

"Thailand Oscars 2008"

Tuesday, 4 March 2008, 10:36 | Category : entertainment
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Most amusing article I’ve read since the lizard event at The Nation website: Thai Oscars I used to be a fan of ‘Bangkok Post’ due to it’s lack of typographical errors and conservative news, but now I no longer bother to read it as I started to find it very dull when compared to ‘The […]