Fake News and Biased Journalism are both undeniable truths of these troubled times we live in. Haven't we all complained after getting a migraine from the incessant screaming that takes place on the 9pm news on TV? As a centrist, I often find myself at odds with both the Left and the Right depending on... Continue Reading →
The aspect that I’ve come to love and appreciate the most has been the ability of the hosts to make critical, even scathing, commentary on the state of their nation, of-course wrapped in a healthy serving of jokes!
The last time I was denied tickets at the counter was Ghajini, over a decade ago! This time around I imagine I would be welcomed with open arms (what is the equivalent of a flying kiss for a hug, I wonder?)
Those were simpler times, innocent too. Social Media wasn’t as pervasive & all-consuming like it is today. And they were truly “Stars”- Distant, Elusive, Awe-inspiring, Aspirational.
I was tensed the whole day. At 4.45 pm I gave in to the temptations and opened the Bookmyshow app on my phone and when through the usual familiar steps to swiftly book a ticket for Karwaan. BMS has been on my phone since I bought the phone, it is sacred. I've installed and deleted... Continue Reading →
God, the spiritual journey every human is supposed to be on and then the material world that has us mesmerized. A short byte on something I experienced and thought about.
The Cambridge Analytica scandal hit the news all over the world. Elon Musk spearheaded a #deletefacebook campaign. Arnab and his peers screamed in TV studios about how BJP and Congress both have allegedly used the services of this now infamous firm in the Indian elections in 2014. Mark Zuckerberg provided a public apology to all... Continue Reading →
I have confused thoughts really on what I ended up writing: It's a social commentary pretending to be a movie review or the other way round?
Fleeting thoughts on relationships, that exist but maybe don't matter that much in the bigger scheme of things. But it's good to acknowledge them once in a while.