Weekly News Magazines: Coronation, May, 2019

From Matichon Weekly, May 3-9, 2019
[Traditonally all Thai publications would have covers depicting royalty on major events such coronations and royal birthdays. This image celebrates the coronation of H.M. the King Vajiralongkorn held May 4-6, 2019.]

From Manager Weekly, May 4-10, 2019
Main cover reads: Long Live the King
[The photos illustrate the new queen who was anounced before King’s coronation. H.M. the King Vajiralongkorn married his royal consort General Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Ayudhya and she becames Queen Suthida and will hold royal titles and status as part of the royal family.]

From Lokwannee, May 3-10, 2019
Main cover reads: Drive slower, There is a traffic ticket ahead
[Refers to the election results expected to be officially announced on May 9, 2019. This cartoon warns political parties to be aware of the situation as the Election Commission has disqualified several politicians. The dinosaur symbolized the supposedly old-fashioned military thinking of the ruling junta.]

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