Featured Living 

How to watch Game of Thrones in Thailand

If you’re excited about the new season of Game of Thrones and want to watch it as soon as it’s being released, there are a few ways to do that here in Thailand. HBO Asia The obvious choice, sign up to the creator, HBO via HBOAsia.com AIS AIS struck a deal with HBO and is able to show some HBO channels. The official announcement reads:“HBO Asia has always remained committed to our fans in Thailand and we are delighted to have found a forward-looking and innovative partner in AIS,” said…

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Interview Living 

I liked it, so I did! – Interview with Emma Emika Grant

Ladies & Gentlemen, Boys & Girls, Children of all ages! We are back with an interview and one that honestly exceeded my wildest expectations. And that says something. The interview wasn’t only interesting and informative, as you could expect, but also straight forward, quite honest, open and probably the one interview during which I laughed the most. Ever. I can’t really describe how much fun that was and I hope my transcription of your talk will give you somehow an glimpse of what we talked about and how much fun…

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thai news lakorn style tnls Living off topic 

Thai News Lakorn Style: The passport forgery & murder gang

While goofing around with a friend earlier we were talking about current news in Thailand and how some of them sound like bad movies or bad TV shows. A synonym for bad TV shows here in Thailand is, as it is widely known, ‘lakorn‘ (people who now feel offended please send your complaints to [email protected]). Long story short, welcome to my-thai.org‘s latest category: Thai News Lakorn Style or, since we’re cool and hip, #TNLS. Episode (a rogue) one: The passport forgery and, probably, murder gang.  The original news The original…

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lakorn thai tv show Living 

Lakorn – Thai Soap Operas

Long story short: Lakorn is the Thai word for Soap Operas. Now let’s make that story a bit longer. Soap Operas in Thailand are not just TV shows, they are a way of life and probably the most popular TV genre in Thailand. In Thai it is called ละครโทรทัศน์ (in ‘karaoke’: lakhon thorathat, lit. “television play”) or ละคร (lakhon,pronounced [la.kʰɔːn], or lakorn). Normally they are shown during prime time and can last up to two hours. Usually those shows get a finished ending compared to typical cliffhangers in the west.  A better comparison would…

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Living 

Thailand’s got Talent shows what’s wrong with Thailand

Last night I was minding my business, checking something on youtube when a clip of the latest Thailand’s got Talent episode appeared as suggested video. I don’t follow the show at all but figured it be worth checking out the clip just to be up to date to what’s hip in the lovely country that is such a nice host to me. So I clicked and watched. The following video. Until the end. At first I found the girl simply annoying. But that’s a feeling I share with most kids…

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Interview 

Positivity! Interview with Lukgal Srikarn – TV host, actress, anchor, singer

Ladies & Gentlemen, Boys & Girls, Children of all ages! We are back with an energetic and fun filled interview. I can honestly admit that this interview happened in one of the coolest locations ever so far and was not only incredibly informative but also super funny and flat out honest. Some of the things you are about to hear might astound you, some even might make you think twice whether you heard (or read) that right. So without further ado let me introduce this time’s interview guest. Actor, Anchor, Model,…

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