Category Archive for 'Entertainment'

Long, Pointed Kitchen Knives Should Be Banned

Tuesday, May 31st, 2005

I have to admit that I was laughing out loud while reading the report in The New York Times that points to the editorial essay in British Medical Journal calling for what it termed knife reform. The essay points out how long, pointed kitchen knives are being used to, can you believe it, stab people […]

The ‘Help’ Offer Incident

Monday, May 9th, 2005

On the way to office today, I saw a damsel-in-distress pushing a kinetic scooter. The chivalrous in me (and the male) goaded me to go and help. Me: How can I help you? She: No, thanks. Me: Yes, I did say that to the guy who offered me drugs. But how does that help you? […]


Saturday, April 30th, 2005

Just caught this thread on Gaim Forums. Edited juicy parts: User: When I receive messafes in Gaim 1.2.1 on Win XP, the font appears a lot smaller than it does in AOL IM or Dead AIM. Has anyone else encountered this or know a way to fix it? Admin: Yes. From Winaim (or “DeadAIM”‘s) buddy […]

Blade: Trinity (Movie Review)

Sunday, March 13th, 2005

It has been some time since I’ve written a review of a movie that I’ve seen. I saw Blade: Trinity yesterday and well, this movie is good as any to start.

Fun With Clients

Monday, January 31st, 2005

Written English conversations provide for a lot of funny moments.

Yeti Sports!

Wednesday, December 8th, 2004

Ari sent me over to Yeti Sports. Amazing Flash online games. I love Orca-Slap best for the originality of idea though almost all of them are very fresh concepts. Snowboarding game is pretty cool too.

Focus on Solutions

Monday, November 1st, 2004

Learn to focus on solutions not on problems – An anecdote.

Mexican Waves

Friday, October 29th, 2004

I sent out a small one liner in the office about starting a Mexican Wave. I received many responses and ended up on this particular page: Mexican Waves (Laola) – A quantitative analysis of the propagating human wave. Good stuff.

“Coming Back To Life”

Friday, October 8th, 2004

Coming Back To Life – Pink Floyd From The Division Bell (not Dark Side of the Moon as stated earlier — thanks Sergio). Where were you when I was burned and broken While the days slipped by from my window watching Where were you when I was hurt and helpless Because the things you say […]

Dancing With Tears In My Eyes

Wednesday, September 8th, 2004

Dancing With Tears In My Eyes – Ultravox Single released 19th May 1984 from the Lament album. Dancing with tears in my eyes, Weeping for the memory of a life gone by. Dancing with tears in my eyes, Living out a memory of a love that died. … 😐


Tuesday, September 7th, 2004

I slept last night. It was fun.

“Dhoom” Through Office

Sunday, September 5th, 2004

My office sponsored an official outing for the employees by taking us all to see the Indian movie “Dhoom” in Fun Republic, a multi-plex (the only) in Chandigarh. The movie stars Abhishek Bachchan, Uday Chopra, John Abraham, Esha Deol and Rimi Sen. I have no idea why they say that the movie stars Esha & […]

Hillarious Beyond Words

Thursday, September 2nd, 2004

Go here. Take up the challenge. I failed. 😉

Ode to the Breast Pocket

Tuesday, August 31st, 2004

Dan Cederholm writes a hillarious ode to the Breast Pocket, or BP. It comes with a nice graphic illustration just in case you had any doubts about what he’s talking about and lists the difference from … ahem … the 4-sides sewn version. 😉 Readers follow up with equally amusing comments.

The All-In-One Nintendo Entertainment Console

Monday, July 26th, 2004

This guy called Logan “Shadow” West made a All-In-One Nintendo Entertainment Console which combines NES, SNES, Nintendo 64 and GameCube in a single housing. Awesome. What a mean dude!

Doom 3!

Sunday, July 18th, 2004

Doom 3’s website has been updated to announce an August 3 shipping date! Woo hoo!

Spiderman – Reborn in India

Saturday, June 26th, 2004

The Times of India reports that in light of Marvel Comics’ plan to indianise the superhero to take advantage of the popularity brought on by the two motion pictures, “Peter Parker of Queens, the hero under the classic Spiderman mask, will be replaced by a young, Indian boy named Pavitr Prabhakar” from Mumbai (Once upon […]