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Many Westerners pouring into Myanmar have no idea how offensive they are being

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BANGKOK, Thailand — Few supreme beings are so casually blasphemed as the Buddha. His face has been plastered on kitschy toilet seats sold on Amazon. And on port-a-potties in the Netherlands. Chic Italian designers sell chairs resembling his disembodied head, a sacred image that isn’t meant to be touched, let alone sat on. Continue Reading

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