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Roller Coaster Ride at Cedar Point

A few weeks back, when I real­ized that the world’s largest automak­er was head­ing towards bank­rupt­cy, I did a nos­tal­gic pho­­to-post of Gen­er­al Motors World Head­quar­ters at the Renais­sance Cen­ter and Detroit. This week, Six Flags, one of the world’s … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Dark Ages at the Renaissance Center, Detroit

Yesterday’s news about GM cut­ting 21,000 more jobs and killing the Pon­ti­ac brand evoked nos­tal­gia and some mixed feel­ings. So this is a pho­­to-sequel to my almost two year old post about life in Detroit.   For two years, I … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Wordle US & Indian Constitution, Congress & CPI(M) Manifesto

Since it was intro­duced last year, Wor­dle has been very pop­u­lar with blog­gers and the gen­er­al pub­lic. So I decid­ed to join in the fun. Here are the US and Indi­an Con­sti­tu­tion wor­dle out­puts: Obser­va­tions? Noth­ing sur­pris­ing here. Putting aside … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Dubai: World’s Trade Center?

These images tell a sto­ry. The Twin Tow­ers, a sym­bol of US cap­i­tal­is­tic super­pow­er, have col­lapsed. The US is busy fight­ing the war against ter­ror. In the mean­while, Burj Dubai, the tallest free stand­ing struc­ture in the world, just reached … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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