My ex-boss, one of Singapore’s well-known theatre personalities and all round cool guy visited us today! Heeeeeeere’s Vadi!
At the end of this month, I am going to my hometown after a break of 14 months – the longest I’ve been away. My parents still live there, as do Vidya’s. When I think of going back, I feel a strange beckoning that is totally unfamiliar. I cannot classify it – it is too […]
Folksonomy: The use of simple tags to label pieces of data (textual or graphic usually), and the sharing of which makes the sharing of the labelled data possible, and the classification of a body of data in this way. “Folk-generated” classification that is self-regulated like a wiki. Category tags in WordPress and tags in Flickr […]
In Canada, a minister resigned following allegations made by a pizza shop owner that he had supplied her with free “pizza and garlic bread” during her campaign in return for not being deported. Lawrence Summers, president of Harvard University has drawn flak for saying that women were biologically incapable of being as good as men […]
From the BBC web site: Sentenced: Spc Charles Graner Pte Jeremy Sivits Sgt Ivan Frederick Spc Megan Ambuhl Spc Armin Cruz Facing trial: Pte Lynndie England Sgt Javal Davies Spc Sabrina Harman When elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers. One wonders why the highest rank in this list is a sergeant.
Finally, the wait is over. The much-vaunted Premier Hockey League starts today with favourites Sher E Jalandhar (Jalandhar Lions) taking on the Hyderabad Sultans. My team (the affiliation is purely geographical!) the Chennai Veerans, begin tomorrow, playing the Maratha Warriors. Having shopped around and found no PHL mechandise, I have to be content with putting […]