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i will try it out tomorrow and see.  I used netflix in the states, cancelled it when i left, be nice to see what they have on offer. 

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Services for the home / Re: 3BB Fiber Promotion
« on: April 15, 2018, 03:31:47 PM »
I keep the kids on the lower 2.4 Hrtz as their IPADS and phones don't have the 5hrtz capability.  Now my phone along with the Mrs has this capability so we are on the 5htz network.  Its just less clutter up there, but if your around concrete the signal will degrade as the higher hrtz has problems with walls and such. Does not affect the main PC as i run that with a cable. 

WIFI 2.4 vs 5 is not really something anyone should really be concerned with, if you want the 5 use it, if not the 2.4 hrtz works just fine.  Its just crowded, but if your in a concrete house you might want to stick with the lower hertz anyways.

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Holidays & Festivals / Re: SONGKRAN
« on: April 05, 2018, 06:56:05 PM »
we are already up in the village for the songkran holiday.  The village has maybe two days then the rest of the time its for the kids and at the temple.  I don't leave the house the first two days, neither do the kids.  Once the parades are done i take them up to the temple as the kids enjoy the water fights with the other kids.  Pretty tame up here, which is why we come.  I set myself up with internet and such years ago up here, got air con, good kitchen etc.  So i don't mind coming up here for a few weeks a year. 

I don't know how i would do it in Khon Kaen, except just stock up on food and stay home.  To many drunks on the road to even attempt to leave the house except in the early morning maybe. 

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Eh tag me all you want then u can see what the wife already knows i am a boring cunt hell bent on abiding the rule of law and enjoying myself. 

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Open discussion / Re: What will Thailand be like in 20 years?
« on: March 18, 2018, 11:50:36 AM »
I dont know much but i believe khon kaen will ve a trade hub for asean.  Yes it will lose its old small town flair but peoole up here are moatly a decent bunch so i hope it maintains that isaan atmosphere.  There is only one way and that is forward all we do do is get one the train and ride it out or gdt off and relocate.  I for one will ride this biatch out and see where it goes.   

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Open discussion / Re: Cost of Phone, TV and Internet
« on: March 18, 2018, 11:45:33 AM »
For phone we use ais post pay round 1500 a month 2 phones with 6gb data tv ais playbox with platnium package 899 a month intenet ais fibrre another 899 a month.  I use mt usa debit card to pay it all through AIS Mobile pay. 

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Visas, et al / Re: 90 Day Report
« on: March 13, 2018, 07:56:23 PM »
i go to Maha Sarahkham, and everyone there is so nice and helpful.  Never had a single problem, first time i had paperwork problems, on my my end and not them, i fixed it and now i know what to expect so its not an issue.  All smiles everytime i go.  i actually look forward to my 90 day reports as its that pleasant.  I asked about online reporting they said, no not yet, we like to see your smiling face every 90 days, on top of that they have a great coffee shop on site. 

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Doctors, Clinics, Hospitals / Re: Script refills
« on: March 13, 2018, 04:58:18 PM »
typically 240 at the pharmacy.  My wife found out a pharmacist lives on our same soi so she went down to speak to her and two days later i have a stock of medicine again at the 240 price.  I did get all my blood work done, which i should have had done anyways.  So same medicines and back to using the pharmacy.  The blood work and other tests were 8900 Thai Baht at the Bangkok Hospital in Khon Kaen. 

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Where to find . . . / Re: Dry Ice
« on: March 05, 2018, 04:17:43 PM »
I do miss the Schwanns truck coming around to the house, every tuesday like clock work.  Nice Ice cream and other frozen goodies. 

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I am just passing along the article.  However, as you raised the question "what are they supposed to do with them rex?"  I will offer up one in return, What will you do when they come for you?

Show them my papers, laugh my ass of and wish them a good day.  Its to easy Rex to stay legal, if you can't take your ass to BKK and fly the fuck out.

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News and Announcements / Re: Police crackdwon on foreigners Soi Cowboy
« on: March 02, 2018, 06:49:33 PM »
1.  All I know is the pictures I saw, all were NOT dark in color!
2.  Those who are professed to be teachers, find out what schools hired them and fine the superintendent for hiring an illegal.
3.  Fine them.
4.  Deport them, and blacklist them for how ever long the law allows.

Show them my Visa and what ever else they ask for as i am legal.  I have no worries about the immigration raiding my house.  The rules here are easy to follow, if you can't follow simply instructions take your ass to BKK and get the fuck out.  Its pretty simple.

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well over extended working with no permit, what are they supposed to do with them rex

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Where to find . . . / Printer Scanner
« on: February 27, 2018, 07:27:38 PM »
Looking for a replacement printer/ scanner.  My three year old decided he didn't like it very much and sent it crashing down from my desk with a loud thump and it was dead.   roll

Doesn't need to be a high cost in fact i am  hoping to keep it at around 1500 baht.  Any ideas where i might find one. 

Cheers!

Jimmy

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Its so easy to complete the TM 30 wife does it on the computer and emails it in.  There is nothing to it.

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Visas, et al / Re: Forgot to do my 90 Day Report
« on: February 06, 2018, 07:07:55 AM »
i would be down there this morning to face up to it.  Longer you wait worse it will be.  I think you have a week or so on either side of the date, but i would get down there Rex this morning hat in hand.  All you can really do.  Bring some Baht.......

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