From Nation Weekend, November 1, 2013
Cover reads: EOD Hero [Explosive Ordnance Disposal]
[Reference is to the death of a famous bomb defuser in the Thai deep south when when a bomb went off in Narathiwat Province on October 28. The explosion killed all three members of the squad: Pol.Sub.Lt. Shan Waronkpaisit, head of the squad, Pol.Sub.Lt. Charoon Metruang and Pol.Sgt.Maj. Nimit Deewong.]
From Matichon Weekly, November 1, 2013
Cover reads: Not linger with the ‘past’, stay with the ‘present’, not dream for the ‘future’ [A teaching of Lord Buddha given by the late His Holiness the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand who died on October 24.]
From ASTV Manager Weekly, Novem 2, 2013
Cover reads: The last station?
Suthep Thuagsuban: Hurry up.. .or you’ll miss the train.
Left, white balloon: Do you bring a whistle?
Right, white balloon: Where are Brother Mark [Abhisit Vejjajiva] and Nai Hua [a Southern dialect meaning Leader] Chuan [Leekphai]?
[Reference is to a group of the Democrat Party’s MPs led by Suthep Thuagsuban deciding to protest against the amnesty bill near Sam Sen railway station starting from October 31. The Manager Group publication uses cockroaches to characterize the Democrat Party as parasites of the political system.]