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Ms. Party Pooper aka Wet Blanket

Question- How did the medical community come up with the term “PMS”?
Answer- “Mad Cow Disease” was already taken.
Hahahahaha! Funny? Not really.

Is the above general, innocuous ribbing, sure to elicit no feelings of injury to dignity? 435 more words

Women

JEE Mains and Lack of Choice

As the summer rolls along, 12th grade students all over India are frantically engaged in the race to enter a prestigious college. The JEE Mains feature prominently in the dreams, or more accurately, nightmares of students who wish to take up engineering in one of the IIT’s. 484 more words

Women

Sanskaari Malls, Anyone?

On Lalu Prasad Yadav’s 70th birthday celebration in Patna, his wife Rabri Devi reportedly talked about preferable daughters-in-law in the following terms- “Cinema hall aur mall jane wali ladki nahi chahiye. 455 more words

Women

Gender stereotyping toys - Let's CUT THE CRAP!

If I ever have a girl, I will be throwing every one of our boys toys in the bin, I will get rid of every ninja turtle DVD, every piece of Lego and there is no way she will ever be allowed to kick a football… I don’t want her to turn into a LESBIAN. 410 more words

FAMILY

Priyanka Wears A Dress. People Give Her A Lesson In "Decency".

Priyanka Chopra was in Berlin and so was Prime Minister Modi – so they met and exchanged pleasantries. She looked elegant and poised and tweeted a picture with Mr. 369 more words

Women

The Connection Between Writing Examinations and Innerwear!

Wondering about the bizarre connection between writing an entrance examination and innerwear? Ask the authorities in Kannur, Kerala and they will have you know that there is a definite link!   556 more words

Gender Inequality

Message In A Bottle That No One Gets - Because It's A Bit OTT!

If it’s not broken, don’t fix it, goes a popular saying.

It’s a pretty basic rule that I think most brands should really pay more heed to. 451 more words

Women