Musings 28th August 2011 Posted By: Vidyut August 29, 2011“ Lazy morning. It is Sunday.VidyutAugust 27, 2011“ I see the intolerance as a product of scarce luxuries today. Like the tribe in ‘gods must be crazy’ and their coca cola bottle.VidyutAugust 27, 2011“ Since joining Twitter,”intellectual” has come to mean something superior, judgmental and polarized. A part of me mourns its sad demise 🙁VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ People are less indignant being deprived of necessities than they are when deprived of luxuries of convenience or recognition.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Coding the nth wordpress theme for my personal blog. At the end of the day, I give up for lack of time and start again in few months 😀VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Don’t invest so much self worth in being right that you become a slave to your own words. The freedom to be wrong is the right of learning.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ The Janlokpal movement is born in the increasing facilities of life making disparity more visible. People can see prosperity out of reach.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Citizens realize power as consumers of democracy and demand performance. Managing constitution to deliver needs is the job of the govt.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Ask whatever you want. I’ll answer whatever I want.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ In the monsoon, the staircase to the sky is covered with a tarpaulin sheet, and the poor people underneath dry up.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ In the monsoon, paper boats brave the tsunamis on flooded roads hoping against all odds in epic bravery. Sometimes it works too.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ The rain crazed child wraps school bag in raincoat rather than dumping both. Would have been easier to explain both lost than how he is wet.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Vegetable vendor pushing cart loaded with vegetables making better business when people don’t want to get out in the wet. Flu bait wet he isVidyutAugust 28, 2011“ The hypothesis is that if you’re wet and grinning, you don’t fall ill. If you are wet and working, pneumonia at least.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ That’s where they went! Not one cat or dog in sight here… torrents of water. RT @Joydas: Meow. Woof. Bark. Growl *Raining Cats and Dogs*VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ The unbearable fed upness of being. Ubuntu latest sucks big time on mobile networking. I wish I hadn’t upgradedVidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Main road in Vile Parle. I think this one captures the feel of the rain well. http://flic.kr/p/ah2QZZVidyutAugust 28, 2011“ In the business of bringing down pretenses since 1976VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ In the business of learning since 1976.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Wrong continent of origin RT @unfairandlovely: Why don’t people speak in the language that they are most comfortable with?VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Nearly had heart failure when my site showed zero visitors. Then remembered, had upgraded theme and forgotten tracking code #facepalmVidyutAugust 28, 2011“ wow! takes guts to say! RT @Eccentricandhow: “I’ve mellowed a lot. I have had a lot of time to learn, re-learn & un-learn.” Varun GandhiVidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Too many days had passed without songs. That was what was missing. Fixed 🙂VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ I got a toothache for days. Can’t escape dentist. I hate dentists most of all needle doctors. Every instinct I have tells me to run!VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ My TL is infested with doctors. All sorts. Hah. I’m not scared of doctors on Twitter :p RT @Doc_DrD: @Vidyut Betwn m a doc!!! now run.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ @Vidyut their injection needles resemble those given to horses! Even I hate them coz of this..& road driller resembling thingsneetakolhatkarAugust 28, 2011“ About prev tweet, I know horse needles very wel, but damn it, ANY needle entering mouth looks bigger 🙁VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Whether you like him or not, the fact remains that Anna Hazare has inspired India’s youth to wake up & make the coffee. Not just smell it.MihirBijurAugust 28, 2011“ “Reposts are dangerous. If the post you’re reposting is pwnage-worthy, expect pwnage to happen 🙂 ” ~ @SenguptaVidyutAugust 28, 2011“ A life spent in interviews on them RT @Raheelk: Can u imagine a grand child with Medha Patkar & Aruna Roy & Anna Hazare as its grandparents?VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ I used to visit neighbours more when my calls used to come on their landline or they came to watch TV at our place. Now we barely meet.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ I know three (unrelated) people who have credit cards (add on) but no bank accounts. What is today’s youth coming to? And parents?VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ WTF ‘Most didnt know what LPBill is’. So what? Many didnt know what Gandhi’s salt satyagrah was. But they joined him regardless.asraghunathAugust 28, 2011“ It is a most strange expectation that every citizen supporting something understands exactly what they are supporting… or they are wrong.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Even more strange because the instances of this “misguided support” seem to be hand picked rather than every un-investigated support.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Then there is this middle-class movement myth. Small towns and villages to mega metros – all middle class. And the ones speaking are not.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ People are so lost in purist theories, that they fail to see people for concepts. Even expect a protest to be more constitutional than govt.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ When you start discussing me, instead of the idea I am talking about, I have lost interest in what you say.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Stating loud & clear. I am free to do what I like with public tweets. Make an ass of yourself, don’t blame me for building a museum for it.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ The funniest bit in this saga is that out of today’s trolls, at least four had not read any version of the Bills, but supporters are wrong.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ La petite mort *blush* RT @Shakti_Shetty: Kill me and we’ll both sleep in peace.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Indian govt should do the Obama trick for votes. Kill the top wanted terrorists, attach name with every news story – guaranteed votes.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ The one thing the JanLokpal saga teaches me is that we need to have subjects like logic and critical thinking in schools.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ Kiran Bedi needs to sober down. Her commitment and dedication is getting overshadowed with antics.VidyutAugust 28, 2011“ I certainly understand the agitation or excitement of Kiran Bedi, but her role at the front of the movement requires a measured presence.VidyutAugust 28, 2011 Join the Intellectual Anarchy!