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An Eternal Quest for Incremental Improvement

Here some IRC snippets that I have recently read from bash.org

<anamexis> oh man
<anamexis> I was opening a coke, right
--> Beefpile (~mbeefpile@cloaked.wi.rr.com) has joined #themacmind
<anamexis> and it exploded
<anamexis> ALMOST all over my keyboard
<anamexis> but I got it away just in time ...

There is a new screen saver that is introduced in Sarge, which initiated a flame war at a Debian mailing list. The screen saver is named "Web Collage", which takes images from the web by random search. The problem is that a lot of porn also comes along with the ...


Few years back, I have received a forward about the evolution of a programmer. I just remembered it all of a sudden. I just wanted to read it again. I searched my mail archives. But I was not able to locate it. I google for it and found. Here is ...


I have come across this in Rediff's astrology page. This is about the romance of Scorpios.

You are among the best lovers, instinctively knowing what your partner wants. You are intense and passionate and none of your lovers will ever forget you. You will sweep many off with your ...

How about a conversation between Laloo and Gates. Can't resist the temptation. Isn't it? Here we go...

Gates:Hi! you must have heard of Windows.

Laloo: Oh yes! We have the concept of single window clearance in almost all our offices.

Gates: Do you have Windows installed at ...


On popular demand, I am posting the lyrics for the "Welcome to India" - Mallu rap's lyrics.

Yaa, MC Vikram and Luda Krishna representing y'all, That's right ... increase the volume please ... thank you.

Welcome to India, mango juices and lassis, samosa crazy desis and little kids that are ...


Have you ever heard a mallu (Malayaalee) rap. If not, here is one for you.

Here is the lyrics for the song.

Courtesy: Suraj


Here is a couple of Ganguly humors that I have received over e-mail.

4 simple steps to cook Maggi

Step 1: boil one cup of water
Step 2: as soon as ganguly goes for batting, put the noodles in the boiled water and put the tastemaker.
Step 3: stir till ...

I already had a geek code long back (before a couple of years). I forgot where I stored it ;-) Therefore I have created a new one (which better suits now). It well it is here.

**GE/CS d s+:+ a-- C++ UL++ P+ L++ E W+++ N o K- w ...

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