The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge – The Good And The Bad

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - The Good And The Bad

As we all know, the internet has gone crazy with the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge where people and celebrities are joining in the fight against Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, popularly dubbed as ALS and trying to help the ALS foundation raise funds. I am for one, in support of the fight against the disease but now that the […]

Can A Human Really Empathise Or Is It Just A Fancy Word?

Can A Human Really Empathise Or Is It Just A Fancy Word?

One struggle our society has had since the oldest times is “Can one human feel what the other is feeling?” and for that we’ve found countless workarounds some being natural, gifted ways like love and affection which catalyse the process of feeling what the other is feeling; others are artificial ways like hieroglyphs in the old […]

AskMe – A Refreshingly Good Looking Classifieds App

AskMe - A Refreshingly Good Looking Classifieds App

There are countless online classifieds websites and applications each one with their pros and cons, a new contender in the online classifieds battlefield is AskMe and it’s companion app of the same name. Onto the app now, AskMe, as it’s changelog suggests, recently got a design refresh and I must say I like the ideology […]

First Day Of College And The Feeling Of Starting Afresh

First Day Of College And The Feeling Of Starting Afresh

It’s been a really long time since I’ve had this feeling. The feeling of being lost on a campus. The feeling of not knowing names of anyone; students or teachers. The feeling of fear to not do something really bad on the first day. I have never changed schools so I’ve only had this feeling […]

Tyler Durden Was Right : We Are Devoid Of A Greater Purpose

Tyler Durden Was Right : We Are Devoid Of A Greater Purpose

If you’ve ever read the 1996 novel Fight Club or the 1999 film based on it starring Edward Norton, Brad Pitt and Helena Bonham Carter you must have come across these very lines spoken by Tyler Durden: We’re the middle children of history, man. No purpose or place. We have no Great War. No Great […]

Sarcasm : Rude, Funny Yet Always Acceptable

Sarcasm : Rude, Funny Yet Always Acceptable

I have a long history with being sarcastically witty or wittingly sarcastic, those are interchangeable in my opinion but I remember using sarcasm, literally practicing it when I was in 8th grade. I had been bullied thanks to my puny build at the time. Not that I’m huge now but during those years I was […]

People Need To Learn How To Use #Hashtags And @Mentions

People Need To Learn How To Use #Hashtags And @Mentions

Every once in a while you read something and then you facepalm in the most dramatic way possible. Why do you do this? You saw someone using a hashtag wrong. Scenario 1 You saw #my_life_is_boring_just_went_to_the_grocery_store_the_usual_stuff. Now you’re mentally fucked for the day. Scenario 2 If you don’t see the above trending story about the mundane cribbing of boring lives, […]

What Is Happiness And Who Is A Happy Person?

What Is Happiness And Who Is A Happy Person?

DISCLAIMER This article does not discuss material happiness, that is financial contentment or how to be the go-getter at your school or office isn’t here, if you came here searching for the likes of them, I suggest you use the combination Ctrl + W now. Today after having a sudden turn-off conversation with someone in the […]

‘Look Up And Look Down’ : Social Media And Life Coexist

'Look Up And Look Down' : Social Media And Life Coexist

There was no post last week because well, I am  bored and have nothing too good or too questionable happening around me but today while a random conversation about Facebook it struck me, a video titled ‘Look Up’ was viral a month back and it was pretty true in whatever was portrayed. It was too […]

5 Things I’ve Learnt From The Career Crossroads

5 Things I've Learnt From The Career Crossroads

Since the last month, I’ve been at what I like to refer as the Career Crossroads. The point where students, at least in India, get done with school and move towards college but our country involves a few other steps taking place in a 3-4 month period midst School and College. Right now, I’m at […]