A couple of years ago, I wrote a post called 25-Points for a Prosperous Pakistan. Was reading it recently and decided to update the 25-Points for making Pakistan more prosperous. Albeit, there are literally 1,000 of factors, the problem at hand are not too difficult to solve. The need a willing mindset, and patience.
NASA is giving you a chance to make history. NASA wants to put a picture of you on one of the two remaining space shuttle missions and launch it into orbit. The two remaining shuttle missions are: STS-133 (Estimated Launch Date: 30th November, 2010) STS-134 (Estimated Launch Date: 27th February, 2011) Why? Beats me! But I think […]
For many years now – I have been writing to the CEO/President of PayPal and their parent company Ebay, asking then why they are not present in Pakistan. Despite all the communication via email, faxes, and letters that I dispatch every year, I have never managed to solicit a reply from them. Not even a […]
If you’ve ever run a web designing company – like we have in the past, then this sounds all too familiar. http://theoatmeal.com/comics/design_hell
Islamic Graffiti, Spamming and Colloquialisms: Warning: Ranting here. If you do not have an open mind or if your comments are out of the ordinary bordering on insult, I shall simply ignore them. Islamic Graffiti: It’s in the elevator in my building. Even outside it. It’s in the parking garage, the empty walls, the “For […]
Here is some very interesting (read: shocking) statistic for you: (accurate as of 15th January, 2010). Number of Countries in the World: 192 (as per United Nations) [i] Number of Countries in the World: 195 (if we include Kosovo, Vatican City, etc.) US State Department Recognized Countries: 194 Number of Countries in which PayPal Operates: 189[ii] […]
Its that time of the year again when I shall be writing my annual letter to the CEO/President of PayPal and Ebay (Ebay owns Paypal), complaining to them as to why they are not in Pakistan. Last year I was very hopeful that would reply back (despite writing to them twice). This year, I have […]
One fine day, a bus driver went to the bus garage, started his bus, and drove off along the route. No problems for the first few stops – a few people got on, a few got off, and things went generally well. At the next stop, however, a big hulk of a guy got on. […]