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June 14, 2011

 
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Campaign Posters For Upcoming Election Featuring Dog In Suit - Bangkok, Thailand - Daily Travel Photos
(Bangkok, Thailand)
f/5.6 || 1/400s || @50mm || ISO200 || Canon 5D || Canon 50mm f/1.4 Embed Code

Campaign posters for upcoming elections featuring a salivating dog.

Whether these posters are advertising for the upcoming national elections on July 3, I don't know. What I do know is that I'm not voting for either of these nominees, particularly a salivating dog! Instead...

bangkok, foreign, southeast asia, thailand, tourism, travel
Monkey Holding Banana Campaign Poster Elections - Bangkok, Thailand - Daily Travel Photos
(Bangkok, Thailand)
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A monkey holds a banana in an election campaign poster.

I'm voting for the well dressed monkey that appears to be promising bananas to its electorate!

I asked around and it turns out these animal campaign posters has something to do with a general message to voters urging them to think before they vote and not vote for any animals on the ballot... or something to that effect.

bangkok, foreign, southeast asia, thailand, tourism, travel
2 COMMENTS - Beast Ballot
1) R. -

Someone went up that abandoned building by the State Tower and put up a couple of gigantic animal banners off the side of the building. Then someone else went up and tore a bunch of holes in them. Whomever that was, I don't think they were big fans.

July 5, 2011 12:44 AM
2) TravelGuy -

Dang, that's a lot of step climbing for a silly banner fight!

July 11, 2011 04:43 AM

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