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Before And After

Plastic surgery can enhance your looks. But can it make you smarter? We had a new student in college. He was from another city and he knew very few people in our class. In college we have this habit of … Continue reading

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Tongue Twisted at the University.

“A twister of twists once twisted a twist.
 And the twist that he twisted was a three-twisted twist.
 Now in twisting this twist, 
if a twist should untwist, 
would the twist that untwisted, untwist the twists?” That is a classic … Continue reading

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The College Hostel – Mobiles In The Dormitory.

Cell phones were banned in our college hostel for some time. This is the story of how my friends and I were instrumental in getting that order abolished.  I stayed at the college hostel during my under graduation years in … Continue reading

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Rattled in the Hostel.

Have you had a rat sitting on you, as you slept? Eeeeks! When I was doing my under graduation in Coimbatore, I was also staying at the college hostel. I am sorry to tell this but our hostel food sucked. … Continue reading

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Behind Our Campus – Ghost?

   Are ghosts real or reel? This incidence at college raises many doubts. Some years ago, I was a student in a professional college in Chennai. Our college was on the East Coast Road, which was at that time being … Continue reading

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Ragging the Awesome Professor and the Sweet Kitten

  Ragging is banned in colleges in India. But most students do indulge in a little harmless teasing occasionally. Last year in our college, a final year boy walked into a first year classroom. Their professor had not still turned … Continue reading

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The Friends – A Little Sad Tale

  When I was a student, there were two  friends in my class, who were as different as chalk and cheese One girl was on the plumper side and had thick frizzy hair. She came from a small town in … Continue reading

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In College – Taking Attendance and Bringing the Register

  When I read about the attendance fiasco in the post “Medical Marvel” on talkalittledo, I remembered a day in class when a professor did something equally obtuse. When she took attendance, this tutor would not read out our names, … Continue reading

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Medical College Marvel.

  A medical college hospital is not where one would typically expect funny or humorous situations to arise. Yet some of the most hilarious moments in college history occurred in our Medical College. We were half way through the first … Continue reading

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