'We are living in a golden period' -PM Modi.
No. of days Media discussed**
SSR - Months
Love Jihad- Weeks
Tanishq Ad- Days
No. of days Media discussed**
Petrol Price Hike - 0
GDP - 0
India Media at its best !!!
दिल्ली से पहले उत्तर प्रदेश के 2 और हरियाणा के 2 है...बधाई किसे दें ? https://twitter.com/ppbajpai/status/1330729550263697409
The way #journalists are being killed in #India , it is time people join #journalism rather than army to serve the Nation! Hindi article: https://www.newslaundry.com/2020/11/22/editors-guild-of-india-letter-asam-sarbananda-sonowal-media-journalist-attack
Indian Startup WhiteHatJr files suit against reviewer exposing fake ads https://www.forbesindia.com/article/take-one-big-story-of-the-day/whitehat-jr-and-the-curious-case-of-disappearing-dissent/63627/1
It seems an ed-tech who wants to teach 6 year olds to program so they can get $175,000 jobs with Google (no really) really, really doesn’t want bad reviews.
"In early 2019, Ian Davis lost 4 of his digits on his left hand to a work accident. His insurance did not cover his prosthetic." So he made his own mechanical solution.
"The prosthetic Ian built has literally zero electricity need, it works with a set of elastic strings, rods, chains, nails a forearm rest, and whatnot."
We're living a #cyberpunk dystopia but, damn, engineers are amazing.
I have never heard of an operating system that you spent time and effort getting into some reasonably safe place, where adding another user just undid all that effort unannounced and by silent default. This is really disgusting.
A sick man needs treatment
It’s a basic human right
But we are living in times
Where this requires a fight!
Why should dissenters
Be locked up in jail?
Why should activists
Be repeatedly denied bail?
#GoodReading Educative article on #creditcards. Should ppl reject credit cards regardless of good credit history or bad? I think so! Why should people of #GoodCreditHistory support looting of the less disciplined/educated? https://www.moneylife.in/article/credit-cards-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly/62117.html
This is so true! My classmates living in the US don't see the hypocrisy in supporting Muddy here and Biden there.
The typical NRI: champions of human rights where they live in the west, and champions of violent bigotry in India where they don’t live. ##MeghnadDesai
Why should he be detained?
Atleast this one man, has the guts to demand what was promised by this Government https://twitter.com/ahmedshabbir20/status/1330091946736553984
I have known @email@example.com for over three decades. I share her anguish over selective treatment and freedom of press. She deserves all support.
“While the Sudha Bharadwajs of this country languish for years in illegal detention, Goswami is released at lightning speed, with hollow, sanctimonious proclamations in defence of democracy, freedom of speech...”.
"It is in this way that the SC uses its polyvocality to say and do one thing in one case, but to say and do nothing in so many others."
Take #BabySteps 2 get rid of #Twitter #FB #Whatsapp etc. - change status/pinned message to indicate you are going #offline and specify alternate method to contact. Then disable/mute account and restrain yourself for a few days at a time - increasing the interval. May set some junk hard to remember & type password to make it harder to login.
Interest: politics(misunderstood), social change, decentralization. Veteran of IAC, AAP, software, IIT, India, chess.
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