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The Nuclear Underreactor

Politics of international affairs is not my domain, nor does it interest me much, but Gen. (Retd.) Musharraf’s statement kinda had me shocked (read: amused) yesterday. My first thought was, “Of course, terrorism is silly to you, General. Schools get...

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Why no fairytales?

As kids, we grew up with our share of fables and fairytales; we all do, until we’re eight. But then the telling of these stories persisted in my school until I was ten or eleven—by our beloved Annie ma’am, our...

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The art of reading

It’s common to ask someone reading a certain book whose cover catches your fancy, ‘How’s the book?’ It’s a simple question, which most of us think is a close-ended one; I thought so too, until I met my friend who...

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A crazy beginning to the weekend

Let me start off with a fact: I’m lazy. Yes, I’m lazy to do repetitive tasks, I’m lazy to go pick a new t-shirt, and sometimes I’m lazy to get outta the bed even though I know that’s going to...

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Did I just see you drink alcohol, Ram?

![Ram, stop acting as if it’s Heineken. It’s not even beer! LOL!][assets/images/postimages/rambeer.jpg ‘Ram, stop acting as if it’s Heineken. It’s not even beer! LOL!’] Well, no. After a few questions from people who don’t yet know me well, and/or were...