Category Archives: Blogging

We Are Getting Dumber!

I am not being facetious. I quote “……….it could be argued that humanity is on course to become collectively less smart. I personally have been feeling that I am less smart than most of the people that I either meet … Continue reading

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Going To Pot.

No peanut, your guru does not smoke pot nor has he gone to pot.  Not as yet at least. I use two types of pots at my home. The smaller one on the left is a glazed clay pot that … Continue reading

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Tea, 2.

When I wrote the post Tea, I clean forgot another very important aspect of how we drink our tea. Nick reminded me of it and here is how it is done.

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My Life In Three Songs. 2 On 1.

Trust Shackman to come up with this great idea for the weekly Friday blog post where both of us write on the same subject. Please do go over to his blog to see what he has to say. Knowing him … Continue reading

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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri.

I had been wanting to see this film ever since I read a review of it by a blogger friend. Fortunately for me, I discovered that it was showing in Pune and I quickly went earlier this afternoon to see … Continue reading

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The Shahenshah.

My blogger friend Rasheed Hooda has written a flattering post about me and a couple of other blogger friends of mine as being writers of No Niche Blogs.  For the first time ever in my life, I have been called … Continue reading

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Calm After The Storm.

“What screws us up most in life is the picture in our head of how it is supposed to be.” ~ Anonymous. I had many storms in my life just like everyone else does. Almost all of them were minor … Continue reading

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What is the most dangerous place in the world today? 2 on 1 # 9.

It is a measure of the times that we live in that it is the most difficult question to answer with one definite place. If I choose one, the chances are that within 24 hours there will be a mass … Continue reading

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Water Problems.

My blogger friend Bunc returned to my blog when I posted The Most Dangerous Issue In The World Today? 2 on 1# 8. He left the following comment there. “I agree with you Rum. With a warming world and a … Continue reading

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Parting Of Ways.

Blogger Nomad In Cyberspace has a very entertaining post up in his blog. Like he found, I too found the new phrase “ambitious managed divergence” absolutely fascinating. I wish that I had thought up this one during the days when … Continue reading

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