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Bomb explodes in Bangkok

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  1. JadeOwl Brown Belt

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    Bangkok bomb: Deadly blast rocks Thailand capital

     
  2. mixcontactsport Land of the Illusion, Home of the Brainwashed

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    I'm guessing Muslims vs Buddhists as it happens often around those areas.
     
  3. JadeOwl Brown Belt

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    But it is a Hindu shrine.
     
  4. TSO Pink Belt

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    Religion of peace?
     
  5. ObsoleteSoul Silver Belt

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    Fixed for your pleasure.
     
  6. Islam strikes again.
     
  7. Cirris Brown Belt

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    Does it matter which non Muslim shrine? Muslims in that region got beefs with all of them.
     
  8. El Chimpo Cruel Man Platinum Member

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    I was very close and felt the blast. I'm actually extremely lucky as my friend invited me to a jazz bar and I started walking away from the area just before it happened. If not, I would have been literally just above the blast zone on the skytrain.

    My friend was there and saw the aftermath. Bodyparts all over the place. Crazy stuff. Reporting 20+ dead (4+ foreigners) and 80+ injured.

    This month has been nuts. Almost stabbed to death, then narrowly escaping a bombing.
     
  10. Zankou Bringing peace and love Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Crazy! Glad you're okay.
     
  11. goldennirvana Satanic black magic!

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    Thailand has a Muslim population of about 5-10% and has been battling an insurgency in south Thailand for the past 50 or so years.
     
  12. threelions Black Belt

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    It's Hindu but also used by Buddhists.
     
  13. spamking Click, click, boom!

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    Yikes. Glad you're safe.
     
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    Crazy month indeed, glad you're not dead fellow sherbro.
     
  15. JDragon #StayTheFuckHome

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    Holy fuck. Good to know you are safe.
     
  16. AznTrojan Silver Belt

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    that's incredibly fucked up.. i was there with my wife in November...
     
  17. Social Distance Warrior Yellow Card Yellow Card

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    Glad you made it out Oeshon..
     
  18. JDragon #StayTheFuckHome

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    My brother-in-law's girlfriend is somewhere in rural Thailand right now. She surely is safe, but it makes you feel weird still.
     
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    Is your friend ok? What's the mood there?

    I'm stopping through Bangkok in October with my girlfriend to do Angkor in Cambodia/Phi Phi islands in Krabi.

    This annoys me. As the reason I've never been to Bali and it's so cheap from here is because of the Bali bombing.
     
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    Kudos on you're ability to make something like this about you.
     

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