Musings 29th Aug 2011

“ High tide should be around noon today. Good idea to avoid being flooded into uncomfortable positions πŸ˜‰ Vidyut August 28, 2011 “ From the sound of it, things sound normal for #mumbairains Most roads clear of paranoid people, usual suspect… (cont) http://deck.ly/~SywkT Vidyut August 28, 2011 “ The general guide is when our area gets some signs of flooding, it is time to scuba at Milan subway. Vidyut August 28, 2011 “ The Mithi…

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Musings 28th August 2011

β€œ Lazy morning. It is Sunday. Vidyut August 27, 2011 β€œ I see the intolerance as a product of scarce luxuries today. Like the tribe in ‘gods must be crazy’ and their coca cola bottle. Vidyut August 27, 2011 β€œ Since joining Twitter,”intellectual” has come to mean something superior, judgmental and polarized. A part of me mourns its sad demise πŸ™ Vidyut August 28, 2011 β€œ People are less indignant being deprived of necessities than…

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Anna and his so called Taliban

There are a lot of people comparing Anna with the Taliban, and I think it is a product of our education system, where theory is taught as a separate thing from life. People aren’t used to seeing ideas in action. The higher educated, the worse it gets. Anyway, here are some arguments and what I think of them. anna come on, a modern taliban who flog people for drinking, whats the difference between approach of…

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Musings 27th Aug 2011

Collection of stray thoughts worth remembering. Planning to make a habit of recording thoughts worth coming back to in the future. A lot of Team Anna action these days. I keep inquiring my own stands, and support, and I find things different every day, so not exactly innovative thoughts, some of these, but keeping them anyway. β€œ Good morning, and I welcome you to a day filled with a whole lot of nothing on the…

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The government is not responsible for Anna’s fast

I support the cause of the Jan Lokpal movement, but am concerned by Arvind Kejriwal’s latest statement. β€œ This government will be responsible if anything happens to Anna: Kejriwal #lokpal starnewslive August 25, 2011 I believe that this is false and incites anger against the government. I think it weakens Satyagraha to lose its insistence on Satya.   The following are my thoughts on the subject. β€œ I disagree that govt is responsible if anything…

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