I have always been a great fan of Michael Levitt’s book “Freakonomics”. In my early post-college years, it was one of the very few books which shocked my brain into looking at things in radically different perspectives. I have used that book as a guide post when faced with challenges in life and work, and […]
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Category: Interesting Facts
Some of the most amusing and scintillating factoids.
I was flipping through an issue of Reader’s Digest I got my uncles collection, and there was a new section called “who knew”. Maybe, this isn’t even that new as I haven’t read the Indian edition of RD in a long while. Anyway, this particular issue had a nice little article about sneakers, and here […]
Ok, here is the deal. The property council Sydney has started an advertising blitz to pressure the government into leaving their tax policy intact in terms of negative gearing. The council clearly has a vested interest in a flourishing property market. They want people buying and selling property so they can keep making a handsome […]
This is so beautiful, I had to share it. A mother gave birth to these mono-twins in the US, and to everyone’s delight in the delivery room, the two entered this world holding their hands. There is no dry eye in that room I bet. Very heartwarming, and so beautiful!! Welcome to the world guys, […]
I always assumed Mark Wahlberg rates among the biggest douche-bags in the world, until I found out about the existence of a bigger douche, his brother Robert Wahlberg. If you feel my characterization of these two brothers is a bit harsh, I recommend you watch “The Village” by Mark, and an episode of “Blue […]