The Most Transformational Moment: When an abused lady Prostitute walked out on the Promise of Love

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You sometimes come across a personal account that is painful, poignant, humane, as well as full of power.  This answer from Quora on the question "What was the most transformational moment of your life?" by a lady who lives in UK named Sarah Ouellette.  ==========  =========  ========== When I was 8-10 I was raped repeatedly by my neighbor. I also grew up with my father making appearances in and out of my life periodically and so I had a lot of problems - specifically with sex, trust and dep … [Read more...]

How an Anglicized name – done as a joke – helped Kal Penn make headway in Hollywood

Kal Penn is an actor of Indian descent.  Here is the story of how he changed his name and what it did for him in Hollywood, which is said to be full of liberals and multi-ethnic people.  Yeah right! Read Quote of Ben Parr's answer to Personal Branding: What can I do if I don't like my name? on Quora  Related articles from External SourcesBen Parr: "2,446 articles later, a goodbye to Mashable" Kal Penn confirms: 'Harold and Kumar Get Droned' in production Kal Penn Optimistic For D … [Read more...]

What are the top 10 things about Life that we ought to be informed about

If you wanted to know just 10 most important things to lead a better life, what would they be?  Here are attempts of some folks. Very interesting. Read Quote of Justin Freeman's answer to Life: What are the top 10 things that we should be informed about, in life? on Quora Read Quote of James Walker's answer to Life: What are the top 10 things that we should be informed about, in life? on QuoraRead Quote of Jay Bazzinotti's answer to Life: What are the top 10 things that we should be informed … [Read more...]

Girls Dating in India: Story of a Girl who stopped Dating and Switched off her Facebook Account

Can the Indian population accept dating - open dating - easily?  I am not talking about the "Aunties & Uncles" or the religious and culturally defined mindsets.  I am talking about the normal college going men AND WOMEN.Apparently, no.  Here is personal story of a girl who used to date freely and openly.  She would interact and mix with guys easily - actions predicated on trust that the other person will have maturity.  But it wasn't so.  Now, she is off the dating map and has switched off … [Read more...]

How a Construction Laborer got into IIT thanks to the Reservation Policy

Does the reservation policy in India benefit anyone?  Personally, I think the reservation policy is flawed.  Yet, one does find that some genuine people do get benefited... big time.  And, these are the examples that make you feel a little better with what is going on in the name of caste politics in India.  Maybe, a few years from now India's picture would be different, but if more people like this dude come up and vow to change the landscape of their own community.... hopefully things would be … [Read more...]

How a guy made a Bike out a car, when it broke down in the middle of Sahara, to come out of the desert

When adversity hits you, how do you react?  That is the most important ingredient for happiness and success in life.  This is a story of a guy who was stranded in the Sahara Desert with a broken down car.  But he used what he had to create something for himself to get out of that place.  Incredible story!! Read Quote of Christopher Reiss's answer to Life: What is the best thing that anyone has made? on Quora … [Read more...]

Logic Framework to test the Question: Why do beautiful women marry unattractive men and good looking men marry beautiful women?

Some people have this idea that although Good-looking women marry not so good looking men, Good looking men do marry good looking women.  But is that true?  Here is an interesting mathematical argument. Read Quote of Gayle Laakmann McDowell's answer to Attractiveness and Attractive People: Why do good looking women often marry men who are way less attractive while good-looking men more-often marry good-looking women? on Quora … [Read more...]

Rahul Gandhi Jokes: The joker does make for a good laugh if not much of a politician

Here are some of the best: To start off - it is important to know where does a politician think about "Politics". Where and what is this "Politics". Apparently, it is not where you think it is!Have fun! Read Quote of Dhananjay Gowda's answer to Rahul Gandhi: What is the best Rahul Gandhi Joke you have heard of late? on Quora   Read Quote of Anon User's answer to Rahul Gandhi: What is the best Rahul Gandhi Joke you have heard of late? on QuoraRead Quote of Bhavya Bhandari's answer to Rahul … [Read more...]


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