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How do I manage a tire sourcing project?

I have been living and working in Thailand for the last seven years always in the tire and rubber business. For the past three years we have been working on tire projects for custom and vintage cars and motorcycles. We … Continue reading

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Muddy water takin’ back the land

Mary, take the baby, river’s risin’ That muddy water’s takin’ back the land This old frame house won’t take one more beating Ain’t no time to stay and make a stand Opening lines of an old Seldom Scene song written … Continue reading

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Thailand Floods in the Old Days – David Lyman

This is just a great commentary on the floods and governments of today and a little nostalgia for the more simple days past. Floods in the old days were much more fun – David Lyman, The Nation 29 October 2011 … Continue reading

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Thailand’s Worst Flooding in 50 Years

28 October 2011 – Bangkok is surrounded. Surrounded by politicians all clamoring for credit and running from blame. They are crying, they are shouting and they are paddling. The cartoonists and the op-ed writers are having a field day. $1,000 … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs

The news of the death of Steve Jobs came as a bit of a surprise until I thought about it for a minute or two. Only a few weeks before he had stepped down as the day to day leader … Continue reading

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Sometimes a Little Disappointment is a Good Thing…

While planning for an upcoming trip to Hong Kong I wanted to include a meeting of the international networking group that I am a member. Since I do not speak Chinese I was somewhat disappointed to learn the only English-speaking … Continue reading

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My Third New Year for 2011

It is Songkran in Thailand – the Thai New Year. What’s not to like? Almost a week off work, hot weather returns to Bangkok, tons of great food, throwing water on each other and the third New Year we’ve had … Continue reading

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Just Thinkin’

I’m just starting to learn WordPress and it is pretty cool. Still a lot to learn and still a lot to decide exactly how to use the site. Fortunately, I don’t have many – or any – followers so I … Continue reading

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