Thais tepid about changing name back to Siam

Thais tepid about changing name back to Siam - Bangkok Post, April 17, 2007
[One of the humorous comments in the petition: "Siam is shorter to write. Thailand is too long and wastes ink."]
Historian Charnvit Kasetsiri says he has not given up in his bid to change Thailand's name back to Siam, despite a lukewarm public response to the idea. Mr Charnvit launched his campaign online at www.petitiononline.com/siam2007 two weeks ago, seeking public support to have the name Siam restored in the new constitution...
More successful seems to be the Free Thai Cinema Movement Petition
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