Tea Party

One of my good friends despised his grandfather, and with totally legitimate, understandable reasons. When we hate someone, little things can bug us. Still, I was somewhat embarrassed when this friend, in discussing his petty, mean-spirited gramps, mentioned the disgust he felt at how the persnickety old cheapskate would re-use the same teabag up to …

i r dumb…

I just don’t understand people’s obsession with “political polls”, the surveys which indicate how citizens are thinking of voting. For example, people might be asked, “If the election were held today, at this very minute, who would you vote for?” Am I taking crazy pills? I might as well ask people, “If the election were …

FirstPost: Can the Indian Railways stop asking others to clean its s***?

I dig that First Post is willing to eschew euphemisms and go where no newspaper (that I’ve before read) has gone before…!  I try to not to swear; I especially try to refrain from the S-word. Why?  It’s as normal and natural as waterfalls or pine cones or marble.  How is more polite to say …