Soap Opera Stirs the Political Plot in Thailand – WSJ, January 7, 2013
[Thanks to Tom for pointing this out.]
…The prime-time drama “Above the Clouds” revolves revolves around black magic and a corrupt politician aiming to bag a lucrative satellite project, and appeared to some viewers to echo a few aspects of the life of one of the country’s most controversial leaders, ousted premier Thaksin Shinawatra…
- The little people are corrupt
- Helping the rice farmers
- Do you know how to live?
- Thailand caught in the middle
- Help out or win out?
- Words won’t stop the attack
- While keeping a votive tablet in the mouth
- Profiting from being military
- We will straighten this out
- Suriya chemical is the most dangerous
- The chicken farmer and the monkey