Monthly Archives: November 2012

Updated: More Shiv Sena(?) and police #WTFuckery

Here is an update from Facebook. Shiv-Sainiks were ransacking a small hotel in Versova and my maid’s kid, along with 5 friends, heard about it and went over to the hotel to see what had happened. By the time they got there, the Shiv-Sainiks were gone and police had arrived. With no-one to catch, the… Read More »

Pu La Deshpande in my dream on #BalThackeray

They say dreams hold messages from the unconscious. Well, this one was loaded. Disclaimer: Do NOT expect logic from a dream. Here we go. The whole thing happened on Twitter. PuLa Deshpande was alive and the first we came to know was when his blogpost went viral on Twitter. Went viral as in, went mega… Read More »

Why do we allow assaults on us?

In the last two days, two incidents of women being violated went viral in social media. In one case, Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Shashi Tharoor slapped a young Congress worker who ‘misbehaved’ with her (read groped). She slapped him publicly, which is admirable reflexes in a crowd. Later, the youth was found, and he apologized and the… Read More »