You Only Live Twice
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You Only Live Twice

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Stumbling stones on the path of life. 

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I am an Indian programmer. I have been working in COBOL, C, Microsoft.NET. I have been a fly on the wall, watching the ebbs and tides of the software world.

Table of Contents

  • What do you wanna be when you grow up ?
  • Does a kid need a friend or a parent ?
  • What do you learn from movies ?
  • The sweet spot
  • Women love their shoes
  • East is East…
  • There are bollywood songs for many emotions
  • Web sites and people have 7 seconds
  • Old style romance
  • “I am ashamed to be a man”, said Khan
  • Dr.Jekyll and Mr. Hyde are true
  • The Indian Pink Panther
  • How much control do we have over our mind ?
  • “What cannot be cured, must be endured”
  • You yellow Coyote !
  • You go to heaven only if cremated by a son ….
  • Follow God’s laws ?
  • To err is human …
  • “How do you know what you don’t know”
  • Get off that high horse, you fool !
  • Hare and the tortoise
  • Embrace mediocrity
  • Cognitive biases of an Indian
  • The village idiot
  • Processing advise from others
  • Archaic rules
  • Make in India
  • India and ‘black money’
  • Security and software
  • Did the quants cause the 2008 meltdown
  • Too much capitalism
  • Losers don’t have many choices
  • Lines in the mind
  • The challenges of judgment
  • Life goes on
  • Watch out !

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