Congrats Anuradha Koirala!

CNN Hero Of The Year: Anti-Slavery Fighter Anuradha Koirala Wins Top Award From her website: Ms. Anuradha Koirala is the Founder and Executive Director of Maiti Nepal. Born in Nepal and former English teacher, Ms. Koirala started Maiti Nepal in a small house in Kathmandu with her own savings. Today she is a widely recognized…

The Empty Vessel Makes The Most Noise

All through my school days on the classroom black board we would write a moral of the day. Most of the them were quotes and some were meaningful phrases. Now in my forties, I had almost forgotten about them until a certain specimen came into my living room, thanks to gran’pa grumpy! Now everyday the…

Oh Yes, Strip Them One by One…

I never thought I would be capable of such sadistic, ummmmmmm lovely thoughts but turns out the flesh is after all weak. The following are worth keeping count of and in good memory. From the Washington Post’s Plumline: Takedown of the day, from David Frum, on Sarah Palin’s Tweet asking whether the leaking of excerpts…

Dumb And Dumber Opposition

Day in and day out, the gridlock drama that is enfolding south of the border is getting too irrational and bizarre, that I wouldn’t be surprised if all these dumb and dumber repugs got up one day to disown themselves! Stupid, stupid, stupid repugs! My heart goes out to President Obama and all the deserving…

God Bless You My Baby…

…on your special day and every day to come. May your life be filled with abundant love, joy and tons of blessings!! Keep aiming high and don’t spare any effort, pretty soon this too will be yours!

Welcome Back Keith

I didn’t blog about it, but did sign petitions condemning Ketih Olbermann’s indefinite suspension from MSNBC. Daily Kos is reporting that, ” MSNBC folds, Keith back on air Tuesday”…….. Yeah for Keith and for MSNBC……

Swagatham Presidentji And Michelleji!

Welcome to India, Mr. President and Mrs Obama! Times of India reports: At about 11.30 am on Saturday, the most recognised aircraft in the world, Air Force One crossed over from Karachi air traffic control area and entered Indian airspace over the Rann of Kutch. A little over an hour later, at 12.48pm, the blue-and-white Boeing 747-200 B…

Happy Diwali

In some bizzare stroke of coincidence, the diyas (oil-lamps) on my front porch are exact replicas of those in this greeting. I’ll take a more close up shot tomorrow night during our DDD (damsel-diwali-dinner) that I will be hosting for my girl-friends at my home. Enjoy this lovely day with your family and friends! ———————————————————————————————————————————————-