Of Cabbages and Kings

January 26, 2009

A fundamentalist Octogenarian Obama

Filed under: Across the Universe, Random musing — Tags: , , , , — Chinmayi @ 1:21 am

As I watch the young president prance about with that delightful fresh young energy about him and give speeches and orders that hold in them all the enlightened liberalism that this man brings to the office after his years as an academic, I am forced to recall another man far far away who hopes to convince people that he is India’s Obama. He is (virunlently) of the majority religion and is from one of the dominant castes. He is eighty and the last time he decided to emulate somebody, he apparently chose Hitler

This news article is old but I still giggle every time I think about it.

September 30, 2008

Nun raped in front of a police outpost

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: , , , , — Chinmayi @ 7:45 am

It frightens me to think that there are so many people that would do this and so many people (including policemen) that would watch and refuse to raise a finger to stop it. Article in the Hindu.

Details over here.

UPDATE:

The nun tells the press how the criminal justice system refused to respond.

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