A friend of mine tried to get his Thai girlfriend a tourist visa to the U.S. Here's his story of what happened to the poor girl while at the U.S. Embassy.
Here's a rambling video and post about getting robbed by the U.S. State Department. The fees for their services are out of control.
Make sure you visit Sriracha Tiger Zoo in Sriracha, Thailand. You can bottle feed baby tigers and have your picture taken with a full-grown tiger. It's worth the trip.
My personal opinion on the debate over gun control in the United States.
Come ride elephants in Thailand. Take pictures and have a great time. Your tourism dollars help protect them.
My personal opinion on Edward Snowden and the NSA.