Mudslinging and Murder: Rivals in Don Muang’s ‘Dirty Politics’ Face Off – Bangkok Post, December 18, 2011
…The threats of violence and relentless mudslinging between the two have made headlines since the campaign leading up to the July 3 general elections. In one instance, Mr Tankhun accused Mr Karun of threatening him with violence. Mr Karun, meanwhile, alleged that Mr Tankhun was a homosexual, referring to the role the Democrat played in the 2000 gay-themed volleyball movie Iron Ladies.
Five months later, the row has not stopped. In fact, it has escalated, with implications of murder thrown into the mix…
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