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by John Bingham
Sun May 16, 2021 11:36 pm
Forum: Video And Entertainment
Topic: What Music Are You Playing Tonight?
Replies: 1374
Views: 182360
Burkina Faso

Re: What Music Are You Playing Tonight?

John Lennon and Elton John:

by John Bingham
Sun May 16, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Young Kiwi Couple Coming to Cambodia to Help Disadvantaged Women
Replies: 31
Views: 929
Burkina Faso

Re: Young Kiwi Couple Coming to Cambodia to Help Disadvantaged Women

I’ve witness hundreds of lives changed through P.S.E, trash picking kids becoming valuable professionals in the F&B or Hospitality industry. PSE is a fantastic organization, it helps families in so many ways. They have had a difficult time recently because of school closures, lockdowns, increas...
by John Bingham
Sun May 16, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: Cambodian Culture and Language
Topic: Old pictures of Cambodia tagged: 'Share for the next generation'
Replies: 45
Views: 1802
Burkina Faso

Re: Old pictures of Cambodia tagged: 'Share for the next generation'

https://i.imgur.com/0IGVJYh.jpg what is the back story here? There's FB comments under this pic of the Chroy Changvar bridge being damaged by the KR in 1973 It was blown up twice, in 1972 and 1973, supposedly by Vietnamese PAVN sappers. The first time it was patched up but the second knocked out 2 ...
by John Bingham
Sat May 15, 2021 1:03 am
Forum: Getting Your Fill
Topic: American fast food burger joint arrives
Replies: 60
Views: 6477
Burkina Faso

Re: American fast food burger joint arrives

I've had burgers delivered from Habit a few times, they are really good, way better than any chain. Check them out, you won't be disappointed.
by John Bingham
Fri May 14, 2021 3:59 am
Forum: Cambodian Culture and Language
Topic: Online Photo Exhibition to Mark the 65th Anniversary of the Establishment of Cambodia-Russia Diplomatic Relations
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Burkina Faso

Re: Online Photo Exhibition to Mark the 65th Anniversary of the Establishment of Cambodia-Russia Diplomatic Relations

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The Khmer Soviet Friendship Hospital soon after it was built. It's still an important facility. The neighborhood has changed a bit though.
by John Bingham
Fri May 14, 2021 3:55 am
Forum: Newsworthy
Topic: Family of Six Dead in Kampong Chhnang House Fire (UPDATE: Murder Most Foul)
Replies: 13
Views: 1252
Burkina Faso

Re: Family of Six Dead in Kampong Chhnang House Fire (UPDATE: Murder Most Foul)

Ghostwriter wrote: Fri May 14, 2021 2:04 am He looks like he's still thinking about that artefact.
To hell.
Unless I'm missing something it doesn't look like fine work and is likely worth very little. More Kathmandu 1975 than Khmer Empire 1300 or whatever. Half the fucking thing is so corroded it's gone smooth.
by John Bingham
Fri May 14, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Where to now?
Replies: 38
Views: 1909
Burkina Faso

Re: Where to now?

truffledog wrote: Thu May 13, 2021 11:39 pm
John Bingham wrote: Thu May 13, 2021 10:50 pm I hear Port Moresby is the place to be nowadays.
give us some details please
It's fine as long as you get a decent compound and guards. Lots of money to be made. Just don't go wandering around or anything. 8)
by John Bingham
Thu May 13, 2021 11:26 pm
Forum: Ask the Expats (Questions & Answers)
Topic: Medication Advice - Co-codamol
Replies: 39
Views: 1718
Burkina Faso

Re: Medication Advice - Co-codamol

paracetamol and codeine, not super addictive It's a long time since I've been in much pain, but the problem with those Paracetamol and Codeine fizzy tablets is that they have a lot of Paracetamol in them, 1000 Mg to 60 Mg Codeine. That's a lot of paracetamol, and overdoing this will destroy your li...
by John Bingham
Thu May 13, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: Cambodian Culture and Language
Topic: Old pictures of Cambodia tagged: 'Share for the next generation'
Replies: 45
Views: 1802
Burkina Faso

Re: Old pictures of Cambodia tagged: 'Share for the next generation'

https://i.imgur.com/oXNvG9G.jpg There is a huge range of postage stamps from the People's Republic of Kampuchea period and from your examples obviously right up to the new Kingdom period. They have the most random animals and objects on them, it seems like it was an attempt to raise some money whil...
by John Bingham
Thu May 13, 2021 10:50 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Where to now?
Replies: 38
Views: 1909
Burkina Faso

Re: Where to now?

I hear Port Moresby is the place to be nowadays.