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Thailand’s PM fired over cooking show

Looks like not everyone should star in factual TV shows. Thailand's Prime Minister was forced to resign over appearances on a cooking show that were deemed to violate the constitution. PM Samak Sundaravej hosted a popular cooking show for seven years before taking office.
September 9, 2008

Looks like not everyone should star in factual TV shows. Thailand’s Prime Minister was forced to resign over appearances on a cooking show that were deemed to violate the constitution. PM Samak Sundaravej hosted a popular cooking show for seven years before taking office.

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