Above: Two defaced Democrat Party campaign posters
The sign reads: Democrat Party - Please vote Bangkok Council candidate Tawatchai Pinonthaya no.2 - Sathorn district - please exercise your right on 29 August 2010
The sign reads: News Politics Party - honest, devoted, brave and skilled - Come out come out come out!! [come out to vote in the election] - Stop - the old politics - asking for chance to begin - new politics - new Bangkok - 29 August 2010 vote Bangkok Council candidate and Bangkok district representative candidate the whole team - Bangkok acknowledge and change
The sign reads: Corruption involving with 16 projects - Solving traffic problem - [causing] Bangkok people to lose opportunity - Pheu Thai asks for Bangkok council candidate and Bangkok district representative to check on behalf of Bangkok people - Pheu Thai Party
The sign reads: Spending more than 7 billion - Trash full everywhere in town - Dirty smelling water - Mosquitoes everywhere in the city - Pheu Thai asks for Bangkok council candidate and Bangkok district representative to check on behalf of Bangkok people - Pheu Thai Party
The sign reads: Spending more than 4 billion [but] the flood occurs every time it rains - Pheu Thai asks for Bangkok council candidate and Bangkok district representative to check [to oversee the work of the Governor] on behalf of Bangkok people - Pheu Thai Party
The sign reads: Pheu Thai - Choose the new generation to develop Sathorn - BRT traffic jam--is this the presented work? [something like "is this their idea of a solution?] Bangkok Council candidate 3 - Bangkok district representative the whole team 1 to 7 - Pairat Piwanrai - [the name of candidate team] Chaiyod, Sawaeng, Supachai, Punnapat, Thanomsin, Bandit, Charn
The sign reads: New Politics Party - Sathorn District - Please vote [number] 1 - Mrs. Kannika (Areesaman) Witchulada - (Bangkok Council candidate) Chulalongkorn, Faculty of Education, BA - Bangkok acknowledges and change - Bangkok district representative candidate 15-21 - Honest, devoted, brave, team working
The left sign reads: Bangkok Council candidate for Sathorn district [number] 1 – Bangkok acknowledges and changes - Bangkok district representative 15-21 - The new politics party - honest, devoted, brave and skilled
The sign reads: The New Politics Party - honest, devoted, brave and skilled [professional] - 29 August 2010, enter the booth for the whole team - Phra Nakorn district people acknowledge and change - Ratchayurh Sirayothinpakdee (Amornthep Amornrattananon) - Gather heart to exercise the right to vote for Bangkok Council member and Bangkok district representatives of the New Politics Party for Phra Nakorn district
The sign reads: No. 1 - Prapon (Toon) Netrangsee - Today [my] moral support is a full 100%, the missing thing is your vote support [meaning he has100% moral support from his followers and now wants them to vote for him] - 29 August 2010
The sign reads: Change! For Bangrak - Pheu Thai Party - Piyawat - Khunawut - Kanachoke - Siwakorn - Thanawat - Sudarat - Thani - Porntiwa - Bangkok Council member No. 2 - Thani Boopawes - and team Bangkok district representative Number 8-14 - box for public opinion [area for the public to make notes] - Sunday 29 August 2010 8.00-15.00 o'clock
This is a close up of the "box for public opinion" part of the above sign.
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