Sita sings the blues

Chanced upon this on Roger Ebert’s blog . Was intrigued. Though the trailer was kinda cute, I was disappointed that the trailer didn’t have any jazz music. But luckily chanced upon this other clip…. Now I badly wanna watch it…

Minister of ‘Duh’

Ever since the Mumbai incident, the papers have been carrying one  statement a day from Mr. Pranab Mukherji, who has been giving us tidbits from his pool of infinite wisdom. Some of my favourites have been… “We have to deal with this on our own.”“Mumbai attack was well planned”“We have to take necessary measures….”“Nobody is […]

Let’s get this straight…

A person who has ‘put mala’ with the intention of going to Sabarimalai is called a ‘swami’. I get it. A sadist who flouts traffic rules, shows general disregard for people, spits ghutka liberally on the streets , and knowingly uses his BO as a means to make people’s live miserable is an asshole. And […]

Pending lists

I have barely even finished my ‘balti list ‘ and I realized that the new year is coming up. Which means time for resolutions….. as most of you know, I prefer Birthday resolutions, since they give me an extra week. (Hint: Birthday coming up) So I gotta get to work on both lists….

Predict the worm

Forget about what this line graph is depicting….. using nothing but your ugly gut, can you let me know how you think this line will go in the future? And while you are at it, let me know what you think this line represents….. mail me a mvikram dot 79 at

Nerd in the iron mask

Sometime during the final year of my graduation, I resolved to have a makeover. I was tired of being known as the computer geek and wanted a ‘cooler’ image. Moreover it was getting tiring as every friend, and friend’s friend called me for PC fixing. And my dream of having a buxom babe call me […]