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Fare cut talk is cheap

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Thai Ridgeback hit the nail right on the head yesterday with his letter stating, among other things, that talk is very cheap in this country. 

This was brought home to me when I read that one of Pol Gen Pongsapat Pongcharoen's pledges in his campaign to become Bangkok governor is to push for fare cuts for commuter ferries.

This has about as much chance of success as former PM Thaksin Shinawatra's pledge to clean up Bangkok's traffic problems within six months.

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