It appears the Thai people take this whole royals thing rather seriously. Thirty-four-year-old Suwicha Thakho, a former oil field worker, just got sentenced to 10 years in prison for posting photoshopped pictures of Thailand’s beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej and his family on his blog. It seems he violated Thailand’s lese majeste laws, which bestow severe penalties for insulting the royal family. Had he not plead guilty he might have gotten 20 years in the slammer.
The above picture is NOT one of those Thakho posted. (I can’t find any copies of those he did post.) But I can’t imagine he did worse than that. How many years in prison do you think that warrants? Any good caption suggestions, anyone?
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