Film

Lakorn Pood Mae Nam Kong, role offered to Alexandra Bounxouei

Seeing Weir Sukollawat on the cover of Koosang Koosom Magazine made me think of Alexandra Bounxouei, and this could be her on the cover with Weir if she had accepted the role for Lakorn ‘Pood Mae Nam Kong’, which the part was offered to Alexandra but she turned it down because she decided to accept… Continue reading Lakorn Pood Mae Nam Kong, role offered to Alexandra Bounxouei

Money, Tax

You Must File a 2007 Federal Income Tax Return to get your Stimulus Payment

Congress recently passed the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008, which President Bush signed on Feb. 13, 2008. If you normally file your income tax return, then there is nothing that you need to do, but for those that don't normally file, especially our elders that receive social security payments, to be able to receive this… Continue reading You Must File a 2007 Federal Income Tax Return to get your Stimulus Payment

Lao Music, Mp3

Ethnic Minority Music of Southern Laos

From Sublimefrequencies.com: This is a collection of landmark recordings by Laurent Jeanneau documenting music created by the Harak and various Brao ethnic groups in Southern Laos. Here you can hear the true historic roots of Molam music (now a venerable popular music style in Laos and Thailand) played on the Khaen along with vocal styles… Continue reading Ethnic Minority Music of Southern Laos

Thai Music

Plae Wah Young Hai Jai – แปลว่ายังหายใจ

I love this Thai song, ‘it means that we’re still breathing’ might sound a bit sad especially during this time of the year, but I think it reflects the reality of life…very much like a drama. Translated Lyrics by Ginger - Plae Wah Young Hai Jai Beginning message from the singer, Punch: I don’t understand… Continue reading Plae Wah Young Hai Jai – แปลว่ายังหายใจ