Barang Claims He Was Scammed by Khmerican Owner of Hometown Hangout in Phnom Penh

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Re: Barang Claims He Was Scammed by Khmerican Owner of Hometown Hangout in Phnom Penh

Post by angkorjohn2 » Wed Jun 19, 2019 1:05 pm

I was down there for a drink in March or April I think, nice enough place and guy although they did some free beer from 6:30pm-7pm and a bunch of loud gangbanger deportees and a few of the great unwashed came to drink as much as they could in 30 minutes before the presumably prohibitive price of $1 was put back in place which took a shine off the evening. Anyway, back on topic, Having seen the interior and bathroom and bar, if that was a restoration job 2 months prior to my visit then no wonder the guy is withholding payment. Place made Showbox look like it was the Elephant Bar.
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Re: Barang Claims He Was Scammed by Khmerican Owner of Hometown Hangout in Phnom Penh

Post by fax » Wed Jun 19, 2019 1:27 pm

The DP community is oddly fascinating. I have many friends who are DP. I spend a lot of time with them actually several times a week. Of course there's a huge difference between the cannabis cultivator and the guy who slit someone's throat in a robbery gone wrong.

I have a lot in common with them on a personal level. Sometimes I feel like a barang version of Sudhir Venkatesh.

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Re: Barang Claims He Was Scammed by Khmerican Owner of Hometown Hangout in Phnom Penh

Post by Flexxman » Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:31 pm

A little off-topic, but I was quite surprised to see the dutch Kapsalon fastfood dish on his menu:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kapsalon

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Re: Barang Claims He Was Scammed by Khmerican Owner of Hometown Hangout in Phnom Penh

Post by Anchor Moy » Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:34 am

I'm sure the owner of Hometown Hangout has an explanation for his lack of repayment ? :popcorn:
Pure speculation.
He's not breaking even - too much rain, not enough Dutch people (eating Kapsalon), too many homeys drinking free beers ...
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