Month: September 2008

‘Rock On!!’ is an Instant Cult Hit!

Following up with my review of “Rock On!!”, here’s another post on the movie – this time on the music of the movie, especially the track “Tum ho toh”. While listening to the song today, I hit upon a thought, “Why not check out the video of the song on YouTube?” So I searched “Tum […]

Help International Medical Corps Feed Hungry Children

The other day, I got an unusual request. Chessia Kelley from the International Medial Corps (IMC) – a nonprofit organisation – sent me a mail asking me to blog about IMC on my website. IMC is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organisation dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and […]

“Rock On!!” Rocks!!!

Yes, Farhan Akhtar is awesome – and so is the rest of the cast in what I believe is India’s first movie on the rock genre of music. Rock On!! is a masterpiece as is its music, thanks to the brilliant music composer trio Shankar, Ehsaan and Loy. Farhan Akhtar seems to gotten better over […]

How to Save the US Economy: Advice for Americans

Investment analyst and entrepreneur Dr. Marc Faber concluded his monthly bulletin (June 2008) with the following quote of awesomeness: ”The federal government is sending each of us a $600 rebate. If we spend that money at Wall-Mart, the money goes to China. If we spend it on gasoline it goes to the Arabs. If we […]

A Race Against Time…

…or rather against a train! Well, it all started with my Dad suggesting that we book a cab to the train station. We were to leave for Chennai (Madras) from Mumbai (Bombay) on 5th September 2008, by Dadar-Chennai Express. I was in India for a short trip and so thought it would be great to […]