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Opel – Syd Barrett

“On a distant shore, miles from land stands the ebony totem in ebony sand a dream in a mist of gray… on a far distant shore… The pebble that stood alone and driftwood lies half buried warm shallow waters sweep shells so the cockles shine… A bare winding carcass, stark shimmers as flies scoop up […]

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Happy Holidays! – Neil Gaiman’s Dark Christmas Poem

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Religion and Atheism

It annoys me that the burden of proof is on us. It should be: you came up with the idea. Why do you believe it? – Ricky Gervais on being an atheist.

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Kilmer on Poetry

“Poetry is a very subjective and intimate expression. It’s literally your heartbeat. Your rhythm. The song of your soul. It’s superconcentrated. It’s a dense piece of yourself.”

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Links: What I Read Today (22nd October)

Sharing links to a couple of things I read today. While I struggle with a patience block and am unable to write, others are busy creating amazing content Obama: Photographed Callie Shell has some amazing photographs of current US Presidential candidate Barack Obama that are simply a don’t miss. Doesn’t matter who you support or […]

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Omar Abdullah’s Speech in the parliament 2008.

This was one of the very few excellent, passionate and real speeches I have seen in the parliament. Omar Abdullah’s speech about Kashmir and all the unnecessary constraints being placed on kashmir in the guise of the Amarnath yatra. This is one of the best speeches I have seen in the Indian Parliament. For those […]

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House Of Cards

Saw the video for “House of Cards” from Radiohead’s latest album today and its really cool!! . The video is made without any cameras – only lasers and data. There was a post on the google blog on that and its pretty darn interesting, if you are into that sort of thing. Check it out.

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Theo Jansen in an amazing commercial

Theo Jansen is an artist and kinetic sculptor from the Netherlands. He builds large works which resemble skeletons of animals which are able to walk using the wind on the beaches of the Netherlands. His animated works are a fusion of art and engineering. Jansen is dedicated to creating artificial life through the use of […]

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Rediscovering the web with TED.com

After a long time, I decided that I needed to press the reset button on my feeds list. Mostly because I had too many blogs that I was tracking and ended up not reading everyone of them, negating any and all advantages that using feed readers would have anyway. One major benefit of doing this […]

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Cricket Quiz and Yahoo BBAuth

For those of us who are interested in and follow cricket like a religion, or like the rest of the Indian population, I found an interesting quiz over at Amaltas‘ website. Go have a dekko at the quiz, well thought out and quick too Cricket Quiz Another thing is, if you are interested in web […]

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