Amazingly Profound Quotes from Calvin and Hobbes

Calvin: Isn’t it strange that evolution would give us a sense of humour? When you think about it, it’s weird that we have a physiological response to absurdity. We laugh at nonsense. We like it. We think it’s funny. Don’t you think it’s odd that we appreciate absurdity? Why would we develop that way? How does it benefit us? Hobbes: I suppose if we couldn’t laugh at things that don’t make sense, we couldn’t react to a lot of life. Calvin: (after a long pause) I can’t tell if … [Read more...]

Mumbai home Tutor Sunmeet Kaur wins Rs. 5 cr in KBC-6

Sunmeet Kaur Sawhney, a Punjabi woman, has emerged as the winner of Rs. 5 crore on TV game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 6'. Sawhney, a home tutor and a resident of Mumbai, couldn't believe she had cracked the jackpot, until the show's host, Amitabh Bachchan hugged her. Link … [Read more...]

How the Pakistani Mullahs Motivate Suicide Bombers

This is how the Pakistani muslim youth are prepared as suicide bombers.  The guy seems to be suggesting that the Muslims are simply wasting their time here running after useless and dirty women, because there - in Jannat, or Heaven - they will have women who will utterly beautiful and available for the taking.  Such will be their beauty that their skin will show from under their clothes.  And when a man is still taking one woman, the other one will tap on his back and say "leave the one under … [Read more...]

After Activism Post-Gang Rape in US of 16 year old, Hacker group Anonymous promises more in 2013

Anonymous is a Hackers Group.  It has mostly been controversial earlier.  But one case - a Rape case in the US - brought out its vigilante and "Good Samaritan" character.  In that rape case, the football team boys raped a drunk and semi-drugged girl who was dragged from one place to another in semi-conscious state and the boys were caught in a video bragging about how one of the pissed on her. The Anonymous Hackers caught hold of the video of these boys and released on the internet.  And it … [Read more...]

Andrew Sullivan, star blogger, gets $333k in subscription in 2 days for independent blog as he ditches The Daily Beast

Andrew Sullivan, the star blogger at "The Daily Beast" is leaving the online magazine and starting on his own with his own business model.  Well, the model was supposed to be bold - No Ads Charging the readers for deeper content, more specifically You'll be able to read any story on the site for free if you get there via a link or social media. In fact, you'll still be able to read most of the content on the Dish even if you go straight there. Sullivan is merely blocking you from clicking … [Read more...]

Delhi Gangrape Case cocktail: Rape epidemic, Apathy, Admin breakdown, Brutality of Power

The friend of Delhi Braveheart discussed the incidents surrounding the whole rape situation (People were afraid to help us: Delhi gang-rape victim's friend).  Here is what he said. “The occupants of the bus, which had tinted windows and curtains, had laid a trap for us. They were probably involved in crimes before also. They beat us up, hit us with an iron rod, snatched our clothes and belongings and threw us off the bus on a deserted stretch. “The bus occupants had everything planned. … [Read more...]