The English go Aussie picking and end up getting picked, rent & ruptured, while the Indians are trying to do something similar in South Africa. Saddam Hussein is ready to be executed and gets on a peace proclaiming platform hours before he is going to be dead. John Edwards looks for a ‘black’ backdrop (to announce his Presedential bid) to rule the middle class America, that he so claims he is from & wants to serve. Somalians and Ehtiopians have just found yet another cause to kill themselves, to plunge their cursed continent further down the abyss of misery. Britney Spears continues to hog ‘People’ magazine headlines with her titillating & crass partying photos. Detroit thaws in Fifty degree weather on Christmas day while Denver gets ready for another ‘two footer’. Nokia throws a five-city new year’s party (http://www.nokianewyearseve.com) with AR Rahman and Nelly Furtado in Mumbai….And….
I get stuck in Western Pennsylvania, away from family and friends, as yet another year comes to an end making way for the dawn of a new year with hopes.
Why wait? Just flip the calendar – It is going to be another day just like today.
Happy New Year!