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Stuff of Memories: Parents’ Trip to the US

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My parents went back to India last month after a two and a half month stay with us in the US. This was their first visit to the West and I am sure that there must have been several big-ticket highlights for them. But for me, the small little things that they did or experienced stand out. I am listing a randomly recalled 11 occasions that have all the potential of being the stuff of memories.

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September 28, 2009 at 10:28 pm

Three Covers: Fact or Fiction?

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Three of my favorite authors released their new books recently. I have not read any yet but its interesting how each of these three books can be viewed as either fact or fiction depending on your upbringing and perspective.

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September 20, 2009 at 9:08 pm

‘Road, Movie’: The Next Slumdog

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Normally, people make such pronouncements after watching a movie but I am basing this on the trailer: I think ‘Road, Movie’ could very well be the next Slumdog Millionaire.

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September 19, 2009 at 1:36 pm

East of Mississippi & North of Carolinas

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In what seems to be a faithful recreation of the actual event that took place in 1899, the picture below depicts Mr F O Stanley and wife Flora’s arrival on the first auto trip to the summit of Mount Washington in the White Mountain National Forest in New Hampshire. 

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September 14, 2009 at 9:53 pm