The year 2012 was promoted as a ''Miracle Year'' in Amazing Thailand, although no wondrous happenings immediately spring to mind.
At least we didn't suffer too many soggy socks situations in Bangkok this time, which could be interpreted as some sort of miracle. Here are a few reminders of events and characters that graced the year 2012, although some you may prefer to forget.
Must remember that excuse: A senior Thai politician explaining his wobbly walking and slurred speech in parliament said it was the result of an ''ear infection'' and nothing to do with consuming generous volumes of the amber liquid.
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