Thai Editorial Cartoons on Floods

From ThaiRath, September 7, 2012
The cartoon title reads: Who’s real, who’s a dummy?
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra: You may come out now. Don’t be afraid, the government finished testing the flood drainage system in Bangkok.
On giant tunnel: All through your life, we take care. [The is the Democrat election slogan. The man on the giant tunnel is Bangkok Governor M.R. Sukhumbhand Paribatra.]
Pi Nooring: The governor is afraid of water.
Mouse: Bangkok must not flood.
[This refers to the tension between the Pheu Thai PM and Democrat Bangkok Governor over the flood tests.]

From Komchadluek, September 12, 2012
On the curtain: Confucius Peace Prize
[The woman is Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.]
Signs from left: Lawsuits assisting her own people, corruption, 350 billion baht budget for flood management, failure to solve agricultural product prices, failure to manage flood problems

From Thairath, September 15, 2012
Headline on left: Flood last year
Man: The following provinces are designated as disaster areas…
Headline on the right: Flood this year
Man: The following provinces are designated as the beyond-control areas…

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