Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Accountant.

Every once in a while a movie comes along that surprises you with its twists and turns and leaves you totally unsatisfied. I wanted the movie to continue even after curtains as, much more could be said about the characters in … Continue reading

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The Olympics. Yes Or No.

We have an Indian Olympic Association. We have also established the SAI for broad basing and bringing excellence in sports across India with nine Regional Centers. Both have at their disposal, huge annual budgets paid for by the gullible Indian tax … Continue reading

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Give two actors who are on my list of great actors, a novel that I had enjoyed reading being made into a movie with those two actors and how could I not go to see Inferno? And when I was … Continue reading

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Top 37 Things You’ll Regret When You’re Old.

Lessons Learned Life has this post with the 37 things that we will regret when we are old. I have listed the items and have answered my own experience against each. 1. Not traveling when you had the chance. I … Continue reading

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The best comment that I received in response to my post Why Do You Do What You Do? was through email.

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Dallas Buyers Club.

I am writing this post while the impact of the film is still buzzing around in my brain. Manjiree and Ranjan had seen it a long time ago and had been telling me to see it but somehow or the other, … Continue reading

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Why Do You Do What You Do?

The topic for today’s Friday LBC post has been suggested by Pravin whose take on the subject can be seen here. You can also see the other LBC blogger Shackman’s take here. The answer to that question in all honesty … Continue reading

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Open Range.

I doubt very much that, in 2003 when this film was released, I would have enjoyed it as much as I did watching it yesterday.  Thanks to a friend who after reading my post on Silverado insisted that I see … Continue reading

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Artificial Intelligence And Hostess Twinkies.

I have recently been reading a lot about AI (Artificial Intelligence) and have even entered into some very interesting debates on facebook on the subject with some friends more knowledgeable than I am on it. It is a fascinating subject … Continue reading

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The Hair Cut.

Whenever I leave home on an errand, I try to combine more than just one so that in one trip I can achieve more. So it was that when I got an appointment with my dentist fortuitously advanced to a … Continue reading

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