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Fitting a misfit with social-shoes is Impossible – says wifey!

“Why do you have to do it?” she asked, pushing a cup of cardamom tea in front of me, displacing my magic trackpad, so that the Facebook icon that I was adding to the following Facebook header got scaled up … Continue reading

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Plan, Schedule, and Organize; then Fate trundles in!

It’s uncanny how fate flushes all our careful planning down the drain. I see it happen all the time. My recent experience is an excellent case in point. The Careful Planner: I am an extremely careful person, you see. A … Continue reading

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Ten Indian Relatives are Worth Ten Thousand.

“One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.” – Euripides His insightful observation on relatives, one that he made 2500 years ago, tells us that in all these centuries, relatives haven’t evolved one bit. Euripides, I read, was a writer … Continue reading

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My Know-it-all Neighbor Tells-it-All.

You don’t know Anything – Let me tell you. I’m not saying this, Mr. Goyal said it – he repeated this phrase 20 times in 10 minutes last evening, when wifey and I bumped into Mr. and Mrs. Goyal. They were … Continue reading

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A Notebook that was once a Laptop, My Disenchanted Mom, and Blogging 101.

I am writing this post on my notebook. Until a few years ago, I used to call it my laptop. A Notebook that was once a Laptop: My notebook had to go through this painful experience of having its name … Continue reading

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Cardamom Tea – Side Effects and Social Stigma.

This morning I was trying to finish a writing assignment that has to be delivered tomorrow. It required that I write a humorous piece on marriages between Neanderthals and Homosapiens. This assignment required all the ingenuity and creativity I could muster … Continue reading

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50 Shades of Grey and the Advent of Uncle-hood.

Before I start, I’ll have it known that I am strapping young man of thirty-some years, with bulging biceps, great pectorals, and if not a six or a four, definitely a two-pack chiseled upon my abdomen. Not that long ago, women of … Continue reading

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Porn-sites Banned then Unbanned – A Collective Sigh of Relief.

Two days ago, Indian Government banned access to 857 porn- and other morally-bankrupt sites in India. Indian men don’t cry, but when they heard the announcement, half of them locked themselves in their bathrooms and wailed. How could the government … Continue reading

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Caricature Art – Miley Cyrus Ditches the Giant Bottom and Buys Ghaghra-Choli.

Miley Cyrus is in news, all the time. And for all raunchy reasons. First she had that huge foam finger on, which went places and did things that made people gasp with righteous indignation; next, she got her deceased pup Floyd tattooed … Continue reading

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