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Talentless Contestants On “India’s Got Talent Show”

By on Aug 6, 2011 in Wisdom | 8 comments

Whenever I criticize, I criticize for a reason and when I do that I mean it. This morning, to my bad fate, I turned on TV and found ‘Colors TV’ airing an episode of ‘India’s Got Talent’. The show is a copy of, I guess, “America’s Got Talent”. Now, if I find something ‘really really stupid’, I pay more attention to it so that I can blog about it. The episode had an Indian band “Madhavas” performing. I was convinced that the judges would throw them out for the crappy, talent-less performance and tell them to quit ‘music’ and ‘singing’. But to my surprise, the judges (Kirrrrrrrr(add more Rs)on Kher, Dharmedra and Sonali Bendre) were actually enjoying! I was shocked. I felt bad. I felt disgusted! I mean, save Kirron Kher and Sonali Bendre, how could Dharmendra enjoy it? Watch the judges...

My first performance, 8 years ago!

By on Sep 5, 2008 in Wisdom | 1 comment

05 September, 2000 was the day when I performed in front of my class [I was in second year of engineering then]. We had organized a small event in the class on behalf of “Teachers’ Day” [and I suspected, most of us did not want the lectures that day]. I performed for the first time in front of an audience. I played the Guitar & sang two songs. People didn’t believe I could sing & play Guitar (nobody knew at that time). They loved it! I got ‘once more’ for both the songs! I’ve performed in front of bigger audience (multiples of thousands) since then, so many times. It feels great. But had I not performed on 5 September, 2000, I’d have never had guts to perform live. –The Big...