Has anyone else noticed the extremely diligent and friendly new police officers standing at many intersections in Bangkok? Here's a photo I snapped:
These are, of course, mannequin policemen. I've seen them at dozens of intersections everywhere I frequent. A closer look:
So, is it just me, or does anyone else think some police bigwig's nephew owns a mannequin factory? Why else would they buy these? The flesh and blood variety of policemen are not paid much .. I wonder how many of those they could have hired for the same price.
And you thought the real cops were dummies! (Couldn't resist.)