On being posh and economy

“Her extremely posh eight year-old asks her a question about the economy (!), and before she answers it, she asks her extremely posh five year-old “Do you know what the economy is, darling?”

“Yes mummy, it’s the part of the plane that’s terrible”.

This is how revolutions start.”

― Adam Kay, This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor

Source: Quote by Adam Kay: “Her extremely posh eight year-old asks her a qu…”

On coronavirus scare

My health and safety is the top priority of so many brands I never even knew had my personal email address.

Bug fixed

A joke that made me crack this morning and is very specific to Indian diaspora –

शादी में एक आदमी ने 3-4 गुलाबजामुन लिये और सबको थोड़ा-थोड़ा खा-खाकर प्लेट में रख रहा था।

किसी ने पूछा कि भाई साहब मीठा है या नहीं ये चेक कर रहे हो क्या ?

तो वो बोला:- नहीं-नहीं.. अब ये साले प्लेट में लुढ़ककर रायता-आचार-चटनी में नहीं घुसेंगे’ !

Thank you, Sunny

On smart devices

I work in IT, which is the reason our house has:
– mechanical locks
– mechanical windows
– routers using OpenWRT
– no smart home crap
– no Alexa/Google Assistant/…
– no internet connected thermostats