Kyunki Senior bhi Kabhi Junior tha

This realisation came as a big shock to me. It made my jaw drop, and I struggled to regain control of my brain. Seeing all those seniors, I have always felt slighted. Am I even a college student to have such a less friend circle, an even-lesser-or-non-existent friends who are girls (I did my +2 from Andhra, now Telangana)? Will I survive the onslaught of … Continue reading Kyunki Senior bhi Kabhi Junior tha

Facing false truths

Huxley spoke amiss, Jay Gould at fault and now these saffronizing nincompoops. “Every great scientific truth goes through three phases. First, people deny it. Second, they say it conflicts with the scripture. Third, they say they’ve known it all along.” – Neil Degrasse Tyson Thomas Huxley: First people deny it. I have to flog myself to cite the Hindu nationalist Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and … Continue reading Facing false truths

The Apple that is no longer forbidden

The Significance of Tim Cook’s Coming out as Gay Tim cook, CEO of Apple Inc., came out to the world as gay on 30th October 2014. Responding to this news somebody posted in Face book in a rather  jocular vein-  “If Tim Cook were born in India, he would have been lost somewhere between black magic, Hashmi dawa-khana, psychologists and depression tablets instead of heading … Continue reading The Apple that is no longer forbidden

Bleh- I don’t even know what these juniors write anymore.

There was once a girl, very beautiful, cursed to sleep for eternity, until and unless a prince would come to her and kiss her. And then, they would both get married and lead a happy married life until eternity. This is more or less the gist of the story of the Sleeping Beauty. Well, I wish things were so simple. Or, let me put it … Continue reading Bleh- I don’t even know what these juniors write anymore.