Weekly News Magazines, November 11-18, 2016


From Nation Weekend, November 11, 2016
Main cover reads: Tell the world… I won.
Man in the cover is US elect President Donald Trump


From Manager Weekly, November 12-18, 2016
Main cover reads: Trump. Dammit.
Top right: Trump’s kids and wife [yellow] Beauty-rich-smart [white] So cool!


From Matichon Weekly, November 11-17, 2016
The photo shows H.M.King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn

[Refers to the succession of Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to the throne after the passing of Thailand’s beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej. This photo has often been used to emphasize their closeness.]


From Lokwannee, November 12-18, 2016
Main cover reads: Pay respect to a tank of mine [“a tank” is conveyed by the image only]
Tragedy of “Thai farmers”

[This is a well-know saying from a TV actor’s car accident. The actor demanded the motorcyclist who hit his car bow down and pay respects to his vehicle. Video of the event cause the actor to be widely condemned for his arrogance.
The cover seems to imply that Thai farmers must similarly bow down before a tank (symbolizing the military junta) in order to receive assistance from the junta amid the declining rice prices.]

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