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Notorious audio clip furore seems to be fading

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The "talk of the town" issue last week which was about the audio clip posted on YouTube featuring a private talk between two men, purported to be former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra and Deputy Defence Minister Yuthasak Sasiprapa, seems to have been put to rest _ much to the chagrin of quite a few of us who had expected the military to do something in quick reaction to the clip. 

Supreme Commander Gen Tanasak Patimapragorn, who was mentioned in the clip, told the media last Friday that he couldn't care less about the clip and was not angry with the person featured in the clip who mentioned his name.

"I am like an old tree, almost 60 years old and too old to change. Our principle is that we stick with reason. All the commanders of the armed forces and the police stick with reason. There are about 800,000 men under our command.

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