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Mir A @mir19in Trivandrum, India

IAS | Aquaphile | Stand-up Comic | Cinema | Directed ad https://t.co/c0NDCBvaG6 | TEDx'd words https://t.co/bj7FgzTlut | Tweets ≠ Endorsements

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Joined Twitter 10/20/11


What do you get when a bird takes a dip in the ocean, scoops up some earth and grabs a handful of sky? https://t.co/GQLk45U0n9
6/6
2020
@nachiketmor Couldn't agree more. With you on this 👍🏼
6/5
2020
@nachiketmor Was pointing out that Left man didn't get there because of his efforts alone & Right man didn't get th… https://t.co/kzyfMmpNkh
6/4
2020
@LONELY_BOY9207 That's a very interesting take. But that fight sequence is one of the most uniquely choreographed… https://t.co/0APEaqbMng#KumbalangiNights "That we’re never disheartened or repulsed entirely is down to Narayanan’s excellent ensemble...w… https://t.co/WtOpHbheD8
6/2
2020
@sohinichat @netflix Nope. I don't think it's been released yet. @sohinichat @netflix That's breaking new ground indeed. Was scheduled for a March 2020 release and the rest is history.Insightful piece by @sohinichat on the 'noble help' in Indian cinema, contrasted with her more self-aware counterpa… https://t.co/yFuk6MUMOB'Home' by Warsan Shire, quoted in part by Banerjee & Duflo in vGood Economics for Hard Times'. Full poem here. https://t.co/BB96KLMyVyWhen do people leave home.. https://t.co/vLI3tDfmqDA parliamentary question in the House of Commons, UK about Purnea in 1911. Mr. Montagu was Under-Secretary of State… https://t.co/yY69VzpEE8
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5/31
2020
"Restoring human dignity to its central place...sets off a profound rethinking of economic priorities..." https://t.co/V6YuIcUXjS"And yet, all of us need much more than [material consumption] to have a fulfilling life: respect of the community.… https://t.co/CmDENRG6bD"Pretty special day" it seems :) You must be over the moon! Congrats @thevirdas! https://t.co/M2xxw8DydR
5/30
2020
Money Heist https://t.co/v01tV8K09H
5/28
2020
@Jaheermp For emphasis & contrast"..no other species on the planet...responds as quickly & as dramatically to the good times as the desert locust."… https://t.co/nWbIBOabjpAre you paranoid about "allowing your maid to knead atta dough by hand?" Your mind may be infected https://t.co/2Uv4dCtV5ZA year ago, Keanu Reeves articulated a universal truth about love & loss in a single line. A year later, I still h… https://t.co/YfF2OrFa8YLiteral English meanings of Indian State Names https://t.co/C1oEWS9PAI
Retweeted by Mir Ahttps://t.co/PPdagGoMBjWe need an alternative fuel to put in our cars and our bodies, lesser harm to the Earth. We need an alternative hum… https://t.co/z5jkqqijoP
Retweeted by Mir AInteracting with kids from the Aralam Farm High School in Kannur via FB. Organised by the Health Dept. The promo vi… https://t.co/3G5N444a7G
5/26
2020
Genuine charity is icing on a cake The cake is State CapacityThe most iconic picture taken in a boxing ring. As a scrawny kid, the way I knew he existed, was thru an immediate… https://t.co/pX4izEI9J0 @sarvjeet_ifs Yup. I think Gandhiji was was an all-or-nothing kinda guy. He must not have prepared properly, told h… https://t.co/GVR5mh8E6DThis is from @Ram_Guha's excellent 'Gandhi Before India'His sister remembered things differently, exemplifying the proverb "Nothing succeeds like success" https://t.co/s0DKo7fNDeYoung Mohandas Gandhi was one of three students who secured "no marks at all in Geography", getting the 32nd rank o… https://t.co/WpKn700nIQ
5/25
2020
This scene, from a story that includes an account of being in downtown Manhattan the day the towers fell, is the re… https://t.co/eqk7ztobLZ
Retweeted by Mir A"I'm not a racist, some of my best friends are..." Full video: https://t.co/7en3ZK6bk7 https://t.co/kBJ2wll03nWho remembers these guys? #PowerExtreeeeem https://t.co/4KR2CV3Mqh @pawantiwariraju @dmballia Hi Pawan... I did enquire. Was told that everyone from UP residing in that Panchayat and… https://t.co/V8vxG2BxRv#EidMubarak everyone!
5/24
2020
https://t.co/LXrWqnXi3U @abhishekbansal_ That was a statement of intent.Plans . . 2020 https://t.co/k1p5Ntm8Ro
5/23
2020
Backstreet Toys https://t.co/GSsvXlPJMO @ramjiyagna 🙌🏼So I suppose there aren't very many Lebowski fans on my follower list.Video credit: Debjyoti Saha https://t.co/dtmapyU45R @iamgunti Absolutely. Got it via WhatsApp.My plans 2020 https://t.co/dRI1astlGHThere cannot be a more stark reminder to devote the larger chunk of our resources towards strengthening our public… https://t.co/oth138h6IfMore often than not, it is really just an accident of birth that decided which side of the frame you occupy today https://t.co/bct822LLPLPopular Action. Most people in India already do engineering "before going on to their true calling". In fact it i… https://t.co/Jy1XWYwtOX
5/22
2020
And politically "incorrect" speech somehow isn't political? @billmaher would disagree. https://t.co/MiNSQFJ1LGhttps://t.co/gNpcFLmVAV
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5/21
2020
Will be online discussing and answering questions on the Civil Services Exam for students considering it as a caree… https://t.co/HuwN39cZ31
5/20
2020
'The Last Dance' is sports documentary as poetry The timelines, backstories, personal insights, masterful control… https://t.co/Vjl5bmx675
5/19
2020
Did He not find you orphaned and give you shelter Find you lost and guide you Find you in hunger and provide for yo… https://t.co/ZGeNGGirQKBy the morning hours By the night when it is still Your Lord has not abandoned you and does not hate you What wi… https://t.co/2vg2AORikQMisogynistic speech, behavior should also meet a similar fate. Yes, it will take time, but the sooner we start, th… https://t.co/KWLkZ3jSrHThe campaign against smoking is a good point of reference. Relentless negative campaigning contributed in making s… https://t.co/PStjdsL2iIThese workshops should be conducted 3-5 times in one academic year With online learning making it possible to reac… https://t.co/EJPr7PrfX5We're at 153/166 countries in the Gender Development Index. Raising young boys is too important a subject to be le… https://t.co/vE3Yv5kZABJust watched the #TikTok videos replicating an acid attack #TikTok needs to be more responsible, but what is frigh… https://t.co/R91fch8U0d
5/18
2020
"Of the top 25 percent of income earners, more than 60 percent can stay home and still do their jobs. Of the bottom… https://t.co/SbkiEZ9tJM @spuriousmallu @altbalaji Did u watch it in one go? @sanshash Even if you're doing laps in a pool after ur dead? @ashviita And then ask everyone to close the door fast because cooling chali jaayegiAnd then ask everyone who comes in/goes out to close the door fast because 'cooling chali jaayegi' https://t.co/w1DBUcgHT0 @hrvenkatesh A third eye and mind reading too! Your kid is gonna find Orwell very relatable :) Yup, should do that. @hrvenkatesh I mean has this ever worked?! Who came up with this? Was it conceived by the FBI at some point and the… https://t.co/H6l16BBd86 @Drabdul5050 @ivivek_nambiar Will give it a shot sometime. These streaming services should make at least the pilot available for free.Teachers have this power move. They'll look at the entire class after some sh*t has gone down: "I know very well… https://t.co/R20cf21kXq @Drabdul5050 @ivivek_nambiar Ah...is Asur that good?!"You think you're too smart eh?? You can cheat me, but remember... ...you can't cheat yourself..." https://t.co/uUoVro4tGX @jomeyonwheels You have to get an alt balaji account to be able to watch it. Not many ppl have one. I watched it on a friends account. @jomeyonwheels Nope it's s on the @altbalaji streaming service*Had it released
5/17
2020
The most exciting, nail-bitingly addictive, edge of the seat crime-thriller I have seen till date is Apharan (2018… https://t.co/qlaINUQa0o @peeleraja Apharan @RinoyInnocent Glad you liked it!Watch this enlightening 13min TED talk by the late Hans Rosling that does all the above, on the question: Do some r… https://t.co/RuE2ZRgd3QSocial Media misinforms us thru overmagnification We see a lot of good & think all is mostly well We see a lot of… https://t.co/p5KH15TyjW
5/16
2020
From Roger Ebert - the greatest lover of film that ever wrote about film. A few lines on what really matters in th… https://t.co/qB33WprBRIThe rains, the monsoons are beautiful, heavenly and what not, till we can choose the extent of our engagement with them @shibinazad Available on YouTube for Rent :)#WatchThis Brilliant, powerful performances delivered by the young actors in this film #TheGreatDebaters https://t.co/FA43dqCzXL
5/14
2020
#TedEd has the best video feed on Facebook https://t.co/B3oLGQEMK4One of the most memorable speeches from the Denzel Washington-directed film, 'The Great Debaters'. Delivered during… https://t.co/M0UAgmXJ5aസാമ്പത്തിക വർഷാന്ത്യ കണക്കെടുപ്പും അവലോകനവും തരുന്ന കൊച്ചു കൊച്ചു സന്തോഷങ്ങൾ. നല്ല ബോർഡും, നല്ല ബോസും അതിലേറെ നല്ല… https://t.co/eyCeQZNPR2
Retweeted by Mir A"If we don't trust each other, this earth might as well be hell" - 'Priest' in Akira Kurosawa's movie, 'Rashomon'
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5/13
2020
“Love is of all feelings the most egoistic; and in consequence, it is, when crossed, the least generous.” Benjamin Constant (1767-1830)
5/12
2020
#Plato "Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsio… https://t.co/GTebwNzLdnPlato in the #Republic (376 BC) "Like man, like state, the tyrannical man will answer to tyranny; . . .government… https://t.co/YkS8DLgehm
5/10
2020
@MenakaGuruswamy If we're not being persnickety about the medium, then The Good Wife is 156 episodes of the best fe… https://t.co/5GCfYLieZs
5/9
2020
@modivikrant Happuns to the best of us :) @modivikrant I was naming something more unlikely to happen.Three bullets colliding. https://t.co/Sp4qwzIWug
5/7
2020
#COVID #Masks4All :) https://t.co/xWA3eS4SPb @kareer Yahaan "rukna" matlab "rehna" nahin hai. Woh keh rahe hain, jahaan bhi ho, ruke raho. Kahiin jaana mat!Feel your heart drop contemplating the possibility that the truck would speed away, leaving some of them behind. T… https://t.co/qWL5lmIMl0 @zibijamal It totally is. @RathoreSaab90 Local language is Malayalam. They are addressing migrant labourers.This is adorable! Well done #Kannur Police :) https://t.co/f1RnWpirjDHave you all found the hill you want to die on?Viewers may note that the video (screenshots attached) being circulated with abusive comments on migrant labourers… https://t.co/Y3BlD7YNgT
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5/6
2020

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