Hate And Why We Love It

I was reading a rather disturbing feature on Time about the attack on Nido Taniam in Delhi. It struck me that this, and other instances of hate that happen all over the world every day, are not surprising. We can’t pretend to be shocked, awed and disturbed, and cringe away from these acts of violence.Continue reading “Hate And Why We Love It”

Habit Over Hate

For those of you who have been wondering why MirrorCracked hasn’t been updated for two months (to the day), well, you can stop wondering. I am still alive, unfortunately, and I’m back in business. For those of you who assumed I had given up, for those of you who assumed I was dead and forContinue reading “Habit Over Hate”

Davos: Saving The World In 5 Days

When Klaus Schwab started the World Economic Forum 41 years ago, I’m sure he had a lot of good intentions. I’m sure he saw this as an opportunity for the world leaders to get together and discuss about the more pressing concerns plaguing the planet and to come up with ideas to battle them. However,Continue reading “Davos: Saving The World In 5 Days”

NewsCracked! :)

Ladies and gentlemen, Welcome to the BNN ICN 9 o’ clock news! Today’s breaking stories: 1. Big Sobb Season 2 ends in dramatic fanfare! 2. Akshay Kumar wears pants inside-out! 3. Madhuri Dixit misses a gray hair while combing! 4. IT company employee sneezes! 5. Aviation minister is high. Literally. … and other important, earth-shattering,Continue reading “NewsCracked! :)”

Oops, He Did It Again! :)

Every country has it’s fair share of jackass politicians and India perhaps has the most. Topping the list of overachievers is the supremely anal Deve Louda Gowda. He was the Prime Minister of the country a while back, and during his stint, India stooped to an all time low. He was notorious for disrupting theContinue reading “Oops, He Did It Again! :)”