If you have not read this excellent and erudite rebuttal of Vairamuthu (=this yet-another-know-it-all-from-Tamil-filmi-‘cult’ural-scene) so far – please go read it first. Read the rest of this entry »

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​Poet(sic) Vairamuthu – in the grand tradition of the Tamil filmi nonsense – is a hilarious clown and ignorant buffoon at best, but as usual has a ‘mASS’ following. Read the rest of this entry »

When the grand dame of filmi protests makes facile statements about secularism, women’s rights and lefts, it is important that certain other facets of her character are also brought out.

May grand ma’am Shabana Azmi be the mother of a THOUSAND protests!

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in a series of scrollable tweets.

thanks.

This happened some 10 years back or so, and I have reproduced the journal/notes below (with a few additions) –  just to help you reconfirm your valid opinion that, I am a weirdo. Thanks. Read the rest of this entry »

The idea of TED talks was good, and I have enjoyed (wasted?) many hours of my life with them. Have actually learnt a few things and have gotten a few +ve pointers. Yeah. Read the rest of this entry »

​என்னைப் பொறுத்தவரை இவை இரண்டுக்குமிடையே ஒரு பெரிய மசுருக்கும் வித்தியாசம் இல்லை. நன்றி.

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