Millenium Bat Awards

TweetDear Readers, I’ve been thinking. And that should make you very nervous – almost as nervous as a long-tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs. So far, I’ve wrought nothing but mischief with my thinking. This is a fair warning: I’ve been using the spaghetti between my ears. There are so many awards […]

The Real History of India Part 1 – The Gond-Australian Aborigine Connection?

TweetUpdated Feb 16,2008: JK from has included this post in their history carnival. Thanks JK. We are honored. Updated Feb 2, 2008: This post has been Desipundited. Thanks a lot Patrix. Updated Jan 30, 2008: Thanks everyone for the great discussion. Ganesh, Karthik and Senthil raised some important points on genetics. Based on some […]

Blood on the streets? You must be kidding ..

Tweet  Please welcome Sridhar Iyer back after a long time. He is a financial industry expert, working for the company that loves urban landscapes πŸ˜› – Sukumar β€œIt’s mayhem out there,” cries the CDO trader to a fat cat investor on a long distance phone line. We could get 20p to a dollar if we […]

Diary of an Atheist

TweetI never start anything with an apology. What the heck, I’ll set a precedent here & get the queasiness out of the way. My Mea Culpa: This post is auto-biographical & I’m not at all sorry about that. I’ve compulsively & maladroitly changed the names of all the characters. But they are all from real […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tweet“True compassion is more than flinging a coin to a beggar; it comes to see that an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring.” – MLK Jr. January 21 2008 is Martin Luther King Jr. day and I took this opportunity to learn more about him. Here are some things that I learnt during the past […]