BANGKOK, THAILAND - OCTOBER 26: American students from the Thammasat University Margit McLaughlin (front) and Camille Guenard (back) get a ride on a boat down a newly flooded streets near the Chao ... more 
BANGKOK, THAILAND - OCTOBER 26: American students from the Thammasat University Margit McLaughlin (front) and Camille Guenard (back) get a ride on a boat down a newly flooded streets near the Chao Phraya river October 26, 2011 in Bangkok, Thailand. Hundreds of factories closed in the central Thai province of Ayutthaya and Nonthaburi as the flood waters began to reach Bangkok. Around 350 people have died in flood-related incidents since late July according to the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation, with Thailand experiencing the worst flooding in 50 years. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images) less 
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