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San Diego couple arrested in Thailand for baring their backsides at a religious site

San Diego couple arrested in Thailand for baring their backsides at a religious site

Thai authorities arrested two American tourists this week for baring their rear ends at a Bangkok Buddhist temple and posting pictures online. They could theoretically spend up to seven years in prison.

The men have been identified as Joseph Dasilva, 38, and Travis Dasilva, 36 — minor Instagram celebrities from San Diego, whose account, called “Traveling Butts,” had racked up 14,000 followers. The account, which has been deleted, showed the married couple exposing their derrières at several international tourist sites. They were detained Tuesday evening while preparing to leave the country at Don Mueang International Airport, and charged with public indecency.

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