Best. Newspaper. Headline. Ever.

Going through my photos I came across this headline gold from the Bangkok Post last year which I’d completely forgotten about until now…

Bangkok Post
Bangkok Post

Bangkok Post

This is the front page of the Bangkok Post on June 25th 2008. The main headline is a weighty accusation against the then Prime Minister Samak. Then your eye strays to the headline on the right of the photo…

It’s one of those “only in Thailand” moments. The sub editors must have spent hours condensing this story of hapless internet dating woe into such a pithy headline.

Here’s a bigger version complete with equally amusing first paragraph.

Vexed Client Extorted By Fat Prostitute
Vexed Client Extorted By Fat Prostitute

Vexed Client Extorted By Fat Prostitute

You can read the full story online, now that the Bangkok Post have made their archives publicly available.



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