From Manager, April 23, 2017
Left, a soldier representing a patriotic Siamese soldier of the past: Stop!! Why will you start a bloody war to take the land…
Right: Now Thailand opens a lease for 99 years!
Other soldier: That’s right!… You only have to have money.
[Refers to the cabinet resolution to allow foreign investors to lease government land in the eastern special economic development zone for up to 99 years. This is raising the anger of nationalists across the political specturm who are wary of “giving away” Thai land to non-Thais.]