BANGKOK - A recent proposal to extend the closing times of nightlife establishments has shocked a nation who had no idea there was even a curfew to begin with.
The proposition, as reported in the Bangkok Post, comes from the Metropolitan Police Bureau (MPB), who has suggested that bars and nightclubs should close at 4am instead of 2am. The MPB believes this move will help prepare Thailand for the launch of the Asean Economic Community in 2015, and will submit the plan for the two-hour extension to the Interior Ministry for review.
When questioned on their thoughts about the possible extended curfew, a reveler falling off his chair at an undisclosed booze-wagon on Sukhumvit Soi 11 at 5am said, " Man, I love this drink! Drink, you are my best friend in the world! Wait, what was the question?"
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