Anti-coup protesters in Thailand adopt 'Hunger Games' 3-finger salute

Bangkok Post.


Bangkok Post.

Thailand's military National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has decided that protesters who flash the anti-coup three-finger sign, which they've adopted en masse from 'The Hunger Games,' are subject to arrest and criminal charges.

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The Bangkok Post was first to report, and Robert Mackey has a good roundup at the New York Times. Here's the AP's coverage. Newley Purnell, WSJ's man in Thailand, has an item here.

Katniss would be proud.

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  1. Is there any connection between that and the Boy Scout salute?

  2. Kimmo says:

    Like I said when I posted about it on the BBS, unlike a Fawkes mask, you don't have to buy your three-finger salute from The Man.

    Win.

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