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The Economics of Good and Evil

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What a fucking joke!

I got my hands on ” The white tiger” by Aravind Adiga” this weekend (yes! I have retired from partying), and this has been the most hilarious book I have read. Yes thats the kind of humor I like, pardon me. The title of the blog post again is “what a fucking joke” is a […]

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Pre-industrial Vs modern woman (in terms of menstrual cycles)

Some interesting fact from Malcom Gladwell book ” what the dog saw” Pre- industrial woman had about 100 menstrual cycles considered to todays modern woman who has about 400 menstrual cycles in her productive lifetime. Strassmann “The basic pattern of late menarche, many pregnancies, and long menstrual-free stretches caused by intensive breast-feeding was virtually universal, […]

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Sensuous Tamil Poetry

Excerpted from William Dalrymple “nine lives” Elsewhere, Hindu devotional sculpture can often be unembarassedly erotic. This same sensuousness is also there in startlingly beautiful Tamil poetry of the period Her arms have the beauty Of a gently moving bamboo. Her eyes are full of peace. she is faraway Her place is not easy to reach […]

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