Book Review: The Almanack

The Almanack of Naval Ravikant: A Guide to Wealth and Happiness by Eric JorgensonMy rating: 2 of 5 stars I don’t know what to make of this book 😦 I don’t even know whether I am supposed to be entertained or educated. Maybe both. Is this supposed to be a business book or a philosophy… Continue reading Book Review: The Almanack

Book Review: Blood and Oil

Blood and Oil: Mohammed bin Salman's Ruthless Quest for Global Power by Bradley HopeMy rating: 3 of 5 stars “No dynasty lasts more than 3 generations” – Arabic saying. This is exactly what MBS (Mohammad Bin Salman) is out to change. There are two things that Saudi Sheikhs can’t resist. Wallowing in the opulence afforded… Continue reading Book Review: Blood and Oil

Pothan’s Obsession with Everyday Things

Note 1: If you are not a Malayalam movie buff, I recommend you skip this post. Malayalam cinema is undergoing a radical change and Pothan team is its harbinger.  What amazes me about Pothan is obsession with making movies revolving around seemingly ordinary, everyday things.Maheshinte Prathikaram  starts with a classic "blue chappal"! Something every Malayali… Continue reading Pothan’s Obsession with Everyday Things