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Category Archive: Media & Entertainment

First Khap, now Chand

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Picture this: Food either leads to, or causes Rape As a moderately educated citizen of new age, youthful India, that statement disturbs me. Not because its largely inaccurate (unless you have plans to… Continue reading

Lady Nina and a Candle in the Wind

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“She had such a magnetism that if 15 men were in a room with her, each man would be convinced he was the one she’d be waiting for after the others left.” -Publicist… Continue reading

The Virgin Digital Find the 75 Bands Illusion

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Alright, not your every-day Optical Illusion, never the less “The Virgin Digital Find the 75 Bands” competition is the cleverest piece of marketing I’ve seen in ages. If you haven’t already got the… Continue reading

Have we been Masterchef’d?

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Reality TV has its shares of ups and downs. Some of us are massive fans of the ‘au naturale’ but there comes a point where we get tired of watching similar concepts, tones… Continue reading

So you love Swedish House Mafia?

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A flurry of Blackberry Messenger updates, a trending topic on Twitter India and tons of Facebook spam: Yay! Swedish House Mafia is coming to Bombay on the 17th….et cetera. Oh tell me more… Continue reading

Advertising Emotions

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Make a product, sell the product. The process that is engraved into our basic marketing DNA. While, in essence the quality of a product dictates its revenue generating capacity there is one factor… Continue reading

The Vulture and The Starving Child: The Most Iconic Photograph of the Century

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In March 1993, photographer Kevin Carter made a trip to southern Sudan, where he took now iconic photo of a vulture preying upon an emaciated Sudanese toddler near the village of Ayod. Carter said he… Continue reading

Suits v/s Boston Legal

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Who’s been raving about the latest legal drama series on TV? Well, everybody to be honest. Suits fever has swept over all of us and the show has been rated an 8.8 on… Continue reading

Social Media – Shades of Grey

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How many friends do you have on Facebook? How many people are following you on Twitter? Are you on Google+? Heard of Pinterest? What’s the link to your WordPress blog? Not on WordPress,… Continue reading

Glued To GetGlue – A Different Social Network

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It seems that social networks are one of the most popular businesses around. At every corner, there’s one mini-Mark Zuckerberg designing a new social network. If Facebook, MySpace, Orkut,  Zurker, Pinterest and the… Continue reading