Category Archives: Sarcasm

Spam.

I dedicate this to my good friend Narasimha for his interest in geriatrics. I received this as an attachment to a mail with no text on the mail. I leave you to decide whether I should have laughed or cried. … Continue reading

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Intelligence. An Insight From A Critical Observer.

“There is good news and there is bad news.  The bad news : civilisation as we know it, is about to end.  Now, the good news:  civilisation, as we know it, is about to end.” ~ Swami Beyondananda. A young … Continue reading

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Censorship In Facebook?

Please click on the image to get a larger resolution. I tried five times to repost the comment and failed and left an innocuous comment which was promptly published.

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Statue For Gandhi in London.

The Indian Weekly magazine Outlook, has a regular feature that publishes some letters to the editors From the the foreign press. This column is called “Par Avion” and this week has this letter in the Daily Telegraph featured; Say Statue. … Continue reading

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Where Has It All Gone?

The boys watch the girls while the girls watch the boys who watch the girls go by Eye to eye, they solemnly convene to make the scene Which is the name of the game, watch a guy watch a dame … Continue reading

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Pune limps backs to normalcy after blast

Pune is where I live. And I have lived here for nearly a quarter century. The main reasons for my late wife and I choosing to move here was its climate and its very laid back attitude to life. Compared … Continue reading

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My Odd Habit.

Some of my readers who have not met me but have spoken to me on Skype would have seen this avatar of me on the screen and perhaps would have also asked me about the talcum powder kind of application on … Continue reading

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Babus And Netas.

“The things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self-interest are the traits of success. And … Continue reading

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Bearded Men.

I am a bearded man.  I have kept my beard on from 1967.  I was advised by a dermatologist to keep one to avoid aggravating an attack of acne vulgaris and since I found that I saved quite a bit … Continue reading

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