Monthly Archives: November 2007

Maggi Noodles: The Two-Minute Wonder

“Mummy bhook laagi (Mummy I’m hungry),” cries the kid. “Bus do minute (Just two minutes),” assures the loving mom. My mother never preferred Maggi, she would rather prepare some chow-chow (not to be confused with the Chinese breed of dog … Continue reading

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‘Blogs, Like Memories, Don’t Die’

Occasionally, when I’m alone (a rarity in this e-era) a thought comes to me. But I was unable to elucidate it in sentences. Now, Atul in one of his sixteen blogs, coincidentally, expresses those feelings in a manner (as usual) … Continue reading

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Revenge of the Zapped Ads

It seems that some of the effort that I’ve put in this blog might just become redundant. There’s a new website in town called Indibiz.tv that acts as an online storehouse for all those TVCs. This is from their brochure: … Continue reading

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Outlook Editor Expelled for Making a Pass at a Girl

This is a kind of headline that is sure to grab a few eyeballs. Had I added a word scoop/exclusive before that, the effect might have been even more sensational (quite like our television news channels). Excuse the tabloidish headline … Continue reading

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Regenerate Disappeared Firefox Extensions / Add-ons

This morning as I logged onto my work PC, I found that all the extensions/add-ons that I had installed had disappeared. Even the add-ons manager was not responding, though it showed the installed extensions but the controls didn’t work and … Continue reading

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That ’80s Show

Children had trouble understanding what the hell Nirodh was…why all the rain and the singing and the pink umbrella. Grown up had trouble understanding it too, the population kept growing in spite of all the talk and wall painting by … Continue reading

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Celebrating Cacophony

There is art.There is Noise. But only we have perfected the art of noise. Some of the kost original works of art can be found on cracker boxes. There is as much bang outside the box as there is within. … Continue reading

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