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Reality check

Revolutions, Communism – at least sometimes feels like some heroic character from a fiction that never really existed or exists. There is a hero worship that remains. 269 more words

Off the Shelf: The Wicked and the Divine, vol. #3

The Wicked + The Divine, Vol. 3: Commercial Suicide by Kieron Gillen

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

A collection of stories that give a little more insight into the Pantheon & slowly develop Anake’s fatal plans for her charges. 327 more words


Your Message (Not) Here

I own a purple Colorado Rockies tee shirt, with Tulowitzki on the back. It was a freebee when our chorale sang the National Anthem at a Rockies game. 427 more words

American Life


I was pleasantly surprised when I saw the ‘Fan’ trailer. For the first time in my life, I was eagerly waiting for a SRK movie. It’s not that I don’t watch his movies. 604 more words

Jack Kirby and Hero Worship

Gavin Aung Than’s newest cartoon pays a touching tribute┬áto Jack Kirby and many of the┬ácomic greats. In Than’s interpretation, a young cartoonist breaks down in tears over the lack of progress in his drawings. 44 more words


Carlyle's 'On Heroes' - A Primer (I)

Thomas Carlyle was a man who’s writings continue to wildly reform my political, theological and philosophical outlook with every passing read. Today, I aim to introduce as many as possible to this mighty fountain of truth. 1,460 more words



Harping on its policy-centric approach for the past 90 years, the Communist Party of India (CPI) would until recently discourage personality cult. But with the entry of Kanhaiya Kumar, the Left party now decided to go the right way. 134 more words