Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by siliconlife » Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:55 pm

Nothing like some white folk to show the noble savages who knows better! Who needs bins when you have attention-seeking tourists, eh? Maybe they could pick up some trash around my village too, as it's far filthier than that river, which actually has employed cleaners...
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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by la8rat » Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:56 pm

GMJS-CEO wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:36 pm
This is great work by the young ladies. Even if they didn’t pick up huge amounts of trash they are accomplishing much more by raising awareness and setting an example.

Unfortunately, and as is the norm here, the value in what these women are doing is lost to many who only see them for their looks. Some can’t view women as more than objects and it’s disheartening. These women should be encouraged and applauded for their actions, their physical appearance is irrelevant here.
Surley looking sexy is going to draw more attention to this great deed than looking unsexy.
3 chubby old guys doing the same, would not have made it onto page 1.
Just saying.
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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by hanno » Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:59 pm

I saw today that as part of the renovation of the river front, all thrash cans were removed......
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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by AndyKK » Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:14 pm

la8rat wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:56 pm
GMJS-CEO wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:36 pm
This is great work by the young ladies. Even if they didn’t pick up huge amounts of trash they are accomplishing much more by raising awareness and setting an example.

Unfortunately, and as is the norm here, the value in what these women are doing is lost to many who only see them for their looks. Some can’t view women as more than objects and it’s disheartening. These women should be encouraged and applauded for their actions, their physical appearance is irrelevant here.
Surley looking sexy is going to draw more attention to this great deed than looking unsexy.
3 chubby old guys doing the same, would not have made it onto page 1.
Just saying.
Apparently it took the photographer by surprise too! There was no gimmick attached to this task. The blonde girl alone, had cleared the whole section of litter from the riverbank in her day's effort, of making the area better for other visitors. I understand the two other girl just happened too be looking at the river and taking photo's of themselves on holiday.
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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by The Seawolf » Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:15 pm

Of course their looks are irrelevant. Of course they are doing a good job. That doesn’t take away from the question: if you had to, which one?

I’d go for the bull dyke chick with the nips rocking the Viking vibes.

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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by Lost50 » Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:31 pm

Nice they try. Won't make an iota of difference. The locals will replentsh the removed trash within hours.
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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by John Bingham » Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:29 pm

The Seawolf wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:15 pm
That doesn’t take away from the question: if you had to, which one?
Sure, like as if any of them would let you (or myself for that matter) anywhere near them. :lol:
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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by SINUS » Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:31 pm

CEOCambodiaNews wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:19 pm

After sharing the pictures on social media, many Cambodians thanked them.
Khmers thanked the girls for cleaning the city and began to continue to throw garbage on the side of the road.
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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by John Bingham » Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:33 pm

SINUS wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:31 pm
Khmers thanked the girls for cleaning the city and began to continue to throw garbage on the side of the road.
I'd throw garbage around too if it encouraged scantily clad young foreigners to wander around my neighborhood picking it up. :evil:
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Re: Foreign Women Posted Picking Up Trash in Siem Reap

Post by Ravensnest » Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:41 pm

GMJS-CEO wrote:
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:36 pm
This is great work by the young ladies. Even if they didn’t pick up huge amounts of trash they are accomplishing much more by raising awareness and setting an example.

Unfortunately, and as is the norm here, the value in what these women are doing is lost to many who only see them for their looks. Some can’t view women as more than objects and it’s disheartening. These women should be encouraged and applauded for their actions, their physical appearance is irrelevant here.
I certainly applaud them and hope they influence others in disposing of trash. I'm a guy, did I rate them? of course...

when I ask Cambodians why they throw shit on the ground, their reply is "someone will pick it up." I feel that this, sadly, vindicates their opinions.
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