Archive for September, 2005

mAdness?

Published on Sep 29, 2005 in Random

  While browsing through BusinessWeek I came across these ads. I learned in books and in advertising classes that the first property of an ad should be its ability to communicate with target audience. What I see here is a total contradiction. Out of curiosity I click on them and they took me to a […]

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Life with out ‘i’

Published on Sep 26, 2005 in Random

In the past 2 days loads of things have happened. But probably the most important of them is the absence of net on this little planet. Just like most of the academic institutions and mental asylums ours is also situated far away from the thick and buzz of civilization. So when the internet connection conked […]

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IRISING

Published on Sep 17, 2005 in Random

Hurray, I am really happy. Our institute’s management festival IRIS is shaping up really good this year. I am working as media and publications coordinator and 2 of my responsibilities are developing the event brochure and website. Both of them have really come out well. We took a giant leap from last years design and […]

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getLatestUpdates()

Published on Sep 12, 2005 in Random

getLatestUpdates() {     Blogger phd = new Blogger(“http://chandoo.org/blog”);      // Add recent movies      phd.addMoviesWatched(“Dus”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“Se7en”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“Dr. Strangelove”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“A Clockwork Orange”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“1984”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“Fight Club”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“Girl Next Door”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“Motorcycle Diaries”);     phd.addMoviesWatched(“Seabiscuit”);      // Add recent activities      phd.addThingsDone(Thing.getNothing(severalTimes));      // Add recent readings      phd.addCartoonsRead(“Calvin & Hobbes”, “500 Strips” );      // Update blog      phd.update();      // Say goodbye!      phd.sayToVisitors(“Goodbye!”);     phd.emoteToVisitors(“”);}

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Finally I am 10+

Published on Sep 9, 2005 in Random

Sometimes a small victory makes you more happy and satisfied than most of the earth breaking and market share based successes. Last night a similar thing happened. I am able cross 10 answers in Hindu crossword. Hurrey…. What is so special about it? For one, it’s just the beginning. According to this website it might […]

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Doing Nothing

Published on Sep 4, 2005 in Random

This is how it feels… I wake up from the bed with a shameful feeling inside my now defunct head. I woke up not because its time, but because I am bored of oversleeping. I mean, how long can one really sleep? 10 hours? 12 hours? A whole day?  I seem to have developed acute aversion […]

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