Attended barcamp Bangkok. As I entered faculty of engineering an arrow pointed to barcamp and undeneath were the words “geeks this way” I registered got a t-shirt . As always, my topic got 3 votes so i was not invited to speak . Lunch was bangup . The evening roadhouse greek party was good fun [...]
Please vote for my talk at Barcamp Bangkok tomorrow “Blogging the Nightlife and Film Industry in Thailand” – Antonio Pineda
Where / When is Barcamp Bangkok 2? Date
August 30-31, 2008, 10:00-18:00
BarCamp Bangkok 2 will be held by Chulalongkorn University on both Saturday and Sunday. Note that sleeping in Chulalongkorn University over night is prohibited. Please prepare your accommodation by yourself.
Exact location: 3rd floor Engineering 3 building, Faculty of Engineering, Chulalongkorn University.
received from Richard Rubacher BANGKOK, Thailand (Wireless Flash FlashNews) – Oprah and a Thai hooker have much more in common than people think. According to Richard Rubacher, who’s penning a book tentatively titled The Nirvana Tickle, both ladies have mastered the art of reaching ultimate nirvana, or happiness.
Rubacher has been studying people who have [...]
Are You Ready for Barcamp Bangkok 2?
This is a reminder that Barcamp Bangkok 2 is coming up this Saturday and Sunday August 30th and 31st.
Register for this event and hear the author of this blog talk about “Blogging the Film and Nightlife Scene in Bangkok”
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LE SALON DES TANGO BY ANTONIO PINEDA
The motorcycle taxi whips down soi 49, winds past Samitivej Hospital and deposits me at the entrance to a small sub-soi. A plaque against a wall marks the residence of His Excellency Don Felipe Frydman, Argentine Ambassador to Thailand. Felipe greets me at the door, a mirror by [...]
GNO NAIROBI RESCUE MISSION TO HELP BARACK’S BROTHER GEORGE HUSSEIN ONYANGO OBAMA excerpt from blog entry by by I. Humphrey
Folks, remember you read it here first. Howard Shrine scoops Howard 100′s Lazy Langford, and the world news media. Robin Quivers and her GNO (Girls Night Out) charity is spreading it’s wings, and expanding [...]
Synopsis Inyaki Andoni Goigochea comes to Madrid to seek his fortune. The young Basque is rounded up by corrupt Spanish police in a sting operation.He is tortured by rogue police who specialize in ripping off drugs dealers as a lucrative entreprise. In prison Inyaki is radicalized by ETA. On his release he tracks his torturers [...]
The death of the Spanish dictator Generalissimo Franco in 1975 ushered in extreme changes in society. The political compass swung from extreme right to left, and from the ashes of fascism emerged the phoenix of a new art movement, La Movida Madrilena.
This glorious epoch intrioduced new faces and injected modern values in Spain. The [...]
“Laid back”. That’s how Mashable top dog Pete Cashmore described Austin, Texas in an interview with AustinLifestyles at the Summermash party at Buffalo Billiards in the heart of Austin’s 6th Street live music district. Mark “Rizzn” Hopkins of Mashable described Austin as “comfortable and intimate, you had no problems striking up a conversation.”
Mashable put [...]
BY ANTONIO PINEDA
I lord it up at the wrap party producer Raine Grady hosts at Ali Baba a hip venue in Pattaya. The shoot by award winning British director Lab Ky Mo has gone down a storm. Locations varied from the fashionable Peppermint A-Go Go to the Orchid Massage Parlour and the sexed up [...]
Tony on flickr on SaffronSicko’s photostream.