over prescription medicine ads, make way for gold jewelers. Both items
promise to make us better than we are, through different approaches.
Clearly a Malayali prefers wearing a three stone (precious of course)
gold bracelet specially anointed and blessed by his astrologer to ward
off his Pharmacophobia.
- Politicians continue to bicker and reconcile over power, liquor, women and prayer.
presenters still can’t enunciate Malayalam properly and insist on
speaking in some version of English undecipherable outside Kerala .
Along the lines of Lou Gehrig Disease this affliction can hitherto be
called the Ranjini Haridas Disease after its most famous proponent and
- Reality television has become a reality. ‘Inspirations’ of Judge Judy, The Amazing Race, Maury and Survivor are all over the place bringing the traditionalist Malayali to bare and give all in front of a television audience for fifteen minutes of fame.