Funny Old World

John McCullagh September 30, 2003

< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />  At one time it would have been deemed an ‘act of God’.  That would be a particularly harsh judgment on the Almighty, in this case.   The family car was travelling through the night and far from anywhere when Pallop Thachao was caught short.  They pulled […]

John McCullagh September 29, 2003

  I hesitated to ascribe the previous story to an ‘act of God’. Not so this one.     ‘The hillside was a well-known area for young lovers,’ explained the police chief. ‘Unfortunately it also attracts voyeurs spying on their antics.    These three men were peeping toms who liked to hide in an old broken-down […]