Appropriate joke #2

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Where numbers come from

So one day last year, three of us were discussing about the rise of BJP in India. The conversation mainly revolved around their proliferation despite outright communal agendas and intolerance. P1 : But I mean, who votes for these bigots? I don’t expect a remotely sensible person would vote them to power. Me : I…

Dear UPSC –

From UPSC Prelims Paper – 2017 When you read Statement No. 3 and wonder : Was that sarcasm? Or maybe it’s UPSC’s way of presenting to students a light-hearted moment in the middle of a stressful test? WAAAAIT, is this a tactic to screen for anti/nationalist tendencies? If so, screen in or out? Omg, has…

How I Made It To the IAS

Disclaimer : This is a grossly misleading account of how I, a non-existent guy, made it to a non-existent service. Kindly do not take it to heart or mind or soul. More importantly, do not hunt me down. This article is a standalone piece on my path to IAS aka Indian Acronyms Service, a new…

Shopping with Shoplifters

Self-explanatory featured images/titles ruin blogs. I was at EasyDay today – the store I visit only when I cannot find stuff on BigBasket/ZopNow/at the corner shop that sells Parachute Oil and JimJam cream biscuits, because the queue at their counter kills the last bit of shopping glee. I am not a shopaholic – every time…

Finally starting My Blog

Final year/semester of B.Tech – You realize you don’t want to work an IT job or a Core job or any jobby job for that matter. Babies aren’t really your thing, they cry too much, would somebody pay you to take care of puppies? You realize you are now 21, you will be 22 in…

Mind Your Own Pickle

Here I present before you the story of X, a typical South Indian middle class boy .(‘X’ so that I don’t have to keep repeating names like Ramesh, Suresh, Subramaniam, Gopalakrishnankutty etc but guess I missed the point already). So, X made and sold pickle all day and all night. Yes, it was the love…