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Censors ban Thai gay-themed film

The Board of Censors has banned the gay-themed Thai film “Insects in the Backyard” by transvestite director Tanwarin Sukkhapisit. “The film’s content goes against public order or morality,” the board said yesterday. The film is about a transvestite father, played by Tanwarin, whose teenage daughter and son are confused about their sexuality and end up […]Read More

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Youtube Winter Olympics Sensation Dies in Thailand

The man who gained widespread internet notoriety after rushing the 2010 Vancouver Olympic torch procession to light a cigarette has been found dead in Thailand last week. Ratchaburi, the 29th of August 2010: Jordan Ashley Krull [26] was found dead in Thailand’s Central province of Ratchaburi on Tuesday last week. Krull, discovered dead 500 meters […]Read More

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B.C. man dies falling off train in Thailand

A B.C. man — known for lighting a cigarette off the Olympic torch earlier this year — has reportedly died after falling from a train in Thailand. Media reports from indicate Jordan Ashley Krull died after falling from a train in Ratchaburi province 80 kilometres from Bangkok Tuesday. A Facebook tribute page to Krull calls […]Read More