I dunno if it’s a result of having been born (and raised for 11 years) in an Arab country, but my mouth waters as soon as I see dates (it also waters if I see women who I want to date)! I bought a packet of them this evening on my way home, just because I happened to see them.
Why would the new ‘Office Stationery + Gift Shop’, that opened near my apartment, be selling buckets? I have no idea.
Someone sent a mail that had images of ’80s Doordarshan (the state run national tv channel that only people without cable will watch now) as a nostalgic reminder to anyone who was in India during the 19080s? Anyone remember the old Mahabharata serial? Worse acting was never to be found.
It’s funny how the inauguration of the first ever African-American president (and a welcome relief, no doubt) has sparked off blog posts about Indians who should learn from it and settle differences of cultural & religious nature. Oh I’m all for it but it’s just funny!
I’m trying to change my ISP as they have been having an increase of technical & customer services glitches in the past few months. In the last 4 months, I have called them up more times that the previous 2 years!