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Weight tracker on your mobile

October 26, 2013 by


A couple of my friends checked their weights on a weighing machine. Both of them were very satisfied with what they saw. One of them mentioned to the other, “maybe you should have a Weight App on your mobile phone”. The other responded without thinking, “Oh, you can load the app, stand on the mobile […]

No vendors on the elevator

October 24, 2013 by


I moved to Coimbatore from Madurai in the year 2005. We were staying at a place called Right House on the 4th floor, which was next to the agricultural university. It was a beautiful campus and very scenic in nature. However, that colony had a number of weird rules and one of them was that […]

What is my username?

October 23, 2013 by


I hold an account with the ICICI bank and I have been doing Internet transactions for the last 7 years now. They provide you with a number that acts as your username. I have been using it all these 7 years. I tried logging in yesterday and I just couldn’t recollect the number. The same […]

Nisha, Karthik, Priya and Abishek

October 23, 2013 by


15th October, 2012 Nisha: Hello Karthik why are you not agreeing for this? We both love each other and if we play the lovers role in this play it would be awesome. Imagine the chemistry that would come out. Karthik: No Nisha. Let Priya play the role. Not you. Nisha: karthik please explain why? Karthik: […]

Reaching the land of Dussehra!

October 21, 2013 by


We traveled to Mysore on the day of Dussehra from Bangalore. We were two families going together in a large car. We had a booking at a hotel in Mysore, which was pretty close to the busy railway station. We kept going towards the hotel and that is when we were told that the Dussehra […]

Ratoncito Pérez, the tooth fairy!

October 18, 2013 by


The Jester traveled to Spain to be a part of the “Fiestas of San Fermin”, a bullfighting extravaganza that marks the beginning of the festivities. As it has always been, the Jester was in the middle of the children watching the proceedings. There cannot be a better view, thought the Jester – one of the […]

76.8 kilometers to go!

October 17, 2013 by


I was traveling back from Bangalore to Chennai last evening. One of the sign posts read, Chennai 76.8 KM. Only our highways can get this accurate with distances. Looking at it, I was reminded of my first engineering class where I was told by my professor not to get carried away by the number of […]