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Goodbye, Mr. Chips

Posted by chakrabarti on December 29, 2017

Anonymous Facebook page administrator, your acerbic posts will be missed.

Especially compared to the gutless wonders that comprise a lot of contemporary Indian journalism.

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And it escalates…

Posted by chakrabarti on September 23, 2007

Predictable reaction, as DMK workers ransack some BJP outposts in Tamil Nadu. And all of this ‘coz some Govt. official was foolish (follish I tell you!) enough to go by scientific evidence (or lack thereof) and disavow Ram’s existence. This whole episode takes your breath away.

Did somebody just say we were an emerging superpower?

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Off with their heads!

Posted by chakrabarti on September 23, 2007

This is how bad things have become. No longer the preserve of Islamic radicals, fatwas or edicts are now being issued by self-promoting Hindu to execute people who speak words about gods of whom they disapprove. I don’t know if this is to be laughed at and brushed aside, or be taken seriously as the harbinger of things to come in a future, Talibanized (the talibs here being Hindu, not Muslim nuts) India…

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