As I was walking to work this morning, I saw a person driving a brand new Audi Q5 incessantly and rudely honking at an old man driving a late 2000 Subaru (he didn’t know it was an old man at the wheel). The driver in the Subaru did nothing wrong because the vehicle in the […]
Three bank robbers pulled a successful heist worth 90 million dollars and are very delighted with their share of 30 million each. All of a sudden there is a loud bang and you see one of the robbers falling through darkness (much like Alice) and layers come off him like the pieces of armour that […]
In a matter of 10 years all of Brazil’s rainforest will be gone thanks to ranching and other livestock rearing. By 2050 all of world’s oceans will be fishless. There is no such thing as sustainable fishing. (Hint: Maritimes fish reserve is almost depleted and people in small fishing villages have no employment). Livestock produces […]
For whatever reason my morale has been low for the last couple of days (or has it been weeks?). Then a little while ago as I was digging through some old stuff, I realized that this low-morale phase in so damn unnecessary. This will sound very snobby from here on and I will probably edit […]
I guess this is called an immigrant’s dilemma. Had a productive day today followed by a burnout period which sent me spiraling down the memory lane of my childhood and recent rendezvous with Kolkata. I remember the long walks with my grandfather after dinner, playing football (soccer) in rain, craving a Thumbs Up on a […]
There was once a prized special edition Ford Torino, well kept for many many years… what’s a dent, there wasn’t even a scuff mark. Then a colossal mistake happened, a hasty decision was made. The car got into the hands of a wrong person and met with a huge accident. After a lengthy and super […]
The wish is impractical. The competition is fierce. Lots of back-breaking hardwork will be required. Morale right now is that of a soldier whose battalion of 300 is surrounded by 300,000 – anxious yet fearless, apprehensive yet hopeful. The race to the finish begins now. Let the best man win.