Mehernaz Patel

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A Portrait Of Madness: The Black Paintings Of Francisco Goya

Compared to the threat of wild animals and devastating diseases, the human psyche remains infinitely more terrifying. Because as devastating as nature can be, the cruelty that humanity often inflicts upon itself is far more perverse. But even in the vast history of human violence, there remains a quieter demon, the looming threat of an […]

8 Ended Shows Other Than F.R.I.E.N.D.S That Deserve A Binge Session

Television and online streaming have given us access to newer and more varied content than ever before. From standard fare like the brilliantly executed Game Of Thrones to series like Broadchurch gaining international audiences, our choices have increased significantly. But sometimes, it’s nice to revel in the comfort of old favourites that absolutely deserve a […]

7 Intriguing Art Installations Made Entirely Out Of People’s Garbage

In an environmentally conscious world, we’re always looking for new and effective ways to get rid of our garbage. And nobody does it better than these artists. Who’ve used a lot of creativity and some trash to come up with some of the most beautiful works of art. #1 Doors by Choi Jeong-Hwa Source The […]

7 Of The Most Hard Hitting Works Of Art By The Infamous Street Artist “Banksy”

The elusive street artist Banksy has been at it for a while now. Known both for his technique as well as his astute social commentary, the anonymous British graffiti artist is one of the world’s most prolific. But despite his vast repertoire, there are some works that truly stand out from the rest, or are […]

6 Times It Totally Felt Like Marvel And DC Copied Each Other’s Homework

Good artists take inspiration, great artists copy outright. In which case Marvel and DC must be bloody brilliant because, throughout their illustrious history, both publishing giants have taken more than a leaf from the other’s book. It makes sense – comic books were once the only way to catch up with your favourite superheroes, making […]

This Artist Recreates Iconic Images Using Garbage And A Lot Of Imagination

Before you chuck your trash in the bin without a second thought, know that you might be throwing away a masterpiece. Bernard Pras is a French artist with a unique take on modern pop culture who is happy to look beyond the obvious to find something truly striking. He is best known for his recreation […]

10 Very Real But Weirdly Specific Jobs That People Get Paid To Do

We’ve all worked jobs we love and jobs we despise. But there aren’t that many of us who can go around claiming these job titles which logically exist, but are so strange, it’s hard to really wrap our heads around them. #1 Train Pushers Source In Japan, there are attendants known as “oshiya” who can […]

7 Undisputed Hollywood ‘Classics’ Everyone Lies About Having Seen

The word ‘classic’ doesn’t mean as much as it used to, but it still does have a mildly prestigious ring to it. And the one place it gets mercilessly used is when it’s being used to describe films. Films that are cinematic masterpieces from ages past that encapsulate the time period that prompted their creation. […]

What If KBC Asked The Kind Of Questions Nobody Ever Knows The Answers To?

We’ve all watched KBC, sitting in rapt attention as Amitabh Bachchan asked question after question we couldn’t answer at gunpoint. And yet there was always that someone who actually listened to the teacher in 7th standard Geography class, and could answer the tricky ones to win the big prize. But we think that’s only because the […]

A Letter From HR To The Woman Who Used The Toilet Before Me

Aadarniya sahyog, aapko mera pranaam. Source First off, let me congratulate you on this milestone achievement. I and my entire team of fellow women are celebrating you having successfully navigated all social taboos and released your body’s waste into the commode. We do understand that this is an undertaking into which you have dedicated a lot […]

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