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Old 18th May 2009, 16:23   #16
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i meant 20th century century sam bhaiya
I know, lol. I was just pulling your leg, sorry.

But honestly speaking, I think you are not able to convey to us what you want to ask. Why don't you try again?

Collect your thoughts clearly and then post again, then we will all understand.
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Old 18th May 2009, 16:29   #17
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I don't know whats the right time to be born (you can't decide it,its all in GOD's hands).
But I am sure the next gen will not have one advantage that we have today which is Petrol driven cars.
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If i get his intent right, I believe he is inferring that we are lucky as we are born in the age of the automobile!

Is that correct nandishpal ?
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Stephen Fry was asked this question by Jeremy Clarkson on an episode of Top Gear. You should watch his response.
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Old 18th May 2009, 16:37   #20
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NO.nothing to do with autumobile.
as a human every body wants to be peaceful.with our day to day growth in technology our lives are only getting miserable.
totally depend on technology for everything.
i want to know which period is the best?
life without technology?
life with full of technology?
or where we are today?
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Old 18th May 2009, 16:46   #21
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If i get his intent right, I believe he is inferring that we are lucky as we are born in the age of the automobile!

Is that correct nandishpal ?
We are born in Kalayuga, so we have them.

In earlier yugas they used to have Pushpak Vimans or reach anywhere by with a blink of eye.

After Kalayuga, everything will end. We'll start again, so here is a lucky chance to get born & start it all over again

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nandishpal, No offence but I would love to have a wiff of whatever you are smoking pal!



sorry for the duplicate post mods, could not find the delete button!

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We are born in Kalayuga, so we have them.

In earlier yugas they used to have Pushpak Vimans or reach anywhere by with a blink of eye.

After Kalayuga, everything will end. We'll start again, so here is a lucky chance to get born & start it all over again

Yeah, travel through time and space not restricted by any physical constraints. sounds awesome and yeah sucks to be born now when you have to spend a zillion bucks to go from 0-100 in 3 seconds!
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I feel I have been cheated! I was supposed to be born either as a FlintStone or as Elroy Jetson!

And here I am, stuck in the middle!
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This has been the most hilarious thread I've come across on Tbhp!

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hi guys!
we are born in 21st century (most of us ).is this the right time to be born in this existence?what all do you think is the advantages to be born now?if not now,then when?are we making use of it completely?what is the contribution of ours to this exsistence in this century.
i am writing this as i feel very lucky & very happy to born now.this is indeed the right time.
will tell everything in detail of what i feel but also i want to know from all the like minded people
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NO.nothing to do with autumobile.
as a human every body wants to be peaceful.with our day to day growth in technology our lives are only getting miserable.
totally depend on technology for everything.
i want to know which period is the best?
life without technology?
life with full of technology?
or where we are today?
Nandish. I'll try and explain. You see, we're being made fools of here, jointly by the people who were born before us and the machines they made. Slowly and surely, they made technology so advanced, that machines are taking over our lives now. Every day, they wait and watch, seeing us become "depend" on technology more and more everyday. When our life with full of technology, they'll strike. Humans will be reduced to slaves, and peace will vanish from our lives.

(For all reading, these are all original thoughts. No movies have been used for inspiration!)

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I disagree with you Nandish!!
I believe the best time to be born in India was between 1975 to 1985. This is because:
The people born before this period did not have the following benefits:
1. The people born during this were born in Independent India, so were saved from the misfortunes of the slavery.
2. This was the time when the country has overcome the burden of 200 years of slavery to a major extent.
3. This time frame people did not have to go through Emergency (or they were too young to understand the impact of the emergency)
4. The country has developed to a great extent and we were reaping benefits of Green revolution and industrial revolution.
5. This was the time when technology was improving and the same time becoming cheap. This is why we all have become good enough to buy two/four wheelers, computers, mobiles etc.
6. The people born in this particular period have seen cheap and some quality education. The same education facility was not available to the people before this time period.
This is basically to say that the people born before this time frame are using these features but they have seen few years at least of the days when food was not abundant, there was political crisis, wars where we lost our territory and the young generation was not sure of their future.
The people born after this period did not have the following benefits:
1. The quality of education has gone down. Even though it is easily available, the problem of abundance has made sure that even people not good for the degree gets it (Take engineering for example).
2. We have lost our grounds on moral terms. The quality of entertainment has gone vulgar :( and the things which were part of our culture have given way to extremely unacceptable things.
3. The problem of abundance, again, has led to insufficient infrastructure. So even if you have a car you are unable to enjoy it because of the abundance.
4. The political insecurity again. People who make the government are those who vote for 20/- or a plate of tandoori checkand the whole politics is running on the Divide and Rule policy.
There are a lot of things to add and I am losing the plot. So I will keep on posting when I get more thoughts.
Dude, is this an extract from the opposition's political speech? Or is it pure Rage against the System?

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I agree. umm ..WHAT?? is an appropriate response to this thread.
I was born in 1973. Sadly, I was not saved from the misfortune of slavery. My parents could not wait two more years to reap the fruit of their marriage.

When I was two years old I was sold as a slave for 3 over-ripe bananas and half a papaya to a fruit vendor. This was the disadvantage of being a reaped fruit. After this slavery was abolished.

Woe is me.
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You do realise that to be born in the 21st century, you would have to be under 9 years old right?

I was told that the bank has stopped accepting tandoori checks.
Sam, Hilarious as usual!

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nandishpal, No offence but I would love to have a wiff of whatever you are smoking pal!
He's not smoking Pradster. Read his signature. He's been injected with automobile lubricants. Thats whats gotten into his head!
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I feel I have been cheated! I was supposed to be born either as a FlintStone or as Elroy Jetson!

And here I am, stuck in the middle!
You better be able to drag a car around to be mr happy wheels in the flintstone era!
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This has been the most hilarious thread I've come across on Tbhp!
What is hilarious in this thread?


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predatorwheelz-He's been injected with automobile lubricants. Thats whats gotten into his head!
That is hilarious in this thread.
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I agree. umm ..WHAT?? is an appropriate response to this thread.
I was born in 1973. Sadly, I was not saved from the misfortune of slavery. My parents could not wait two more years to reap the fruit of their marriage.

When I was two years old I was sold as a slave for 3 over-ripe bananas and half a papaya to a fruit vendor. This was the disadvantage of being a reaped fruit. After this slavery was abolished.

Woe is me.
For Sam (especially Sam!) I give a concession of 2 years!! Please read my Post as 1973-195.
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Old 18th May 2009, 17:35   #29
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...(For all reading, these are all original thoughts. No movies have been used for inspiration!)...
PredatorWheelZ,

You are great! You have the same thoughts as the story writer of "Matrix". Man, you should be in Hollywood!!!

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You better be able to drag a car around to be mr happy wheels in the flintstone era!
Nope, no wheels there.

At that era, I would be in Team-LP (Team- Leg Power) and my nick would be "HappyLegs" (or "soreLegs", if you may!)

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What is hilarious in this thread?
...
That is hilarious in this thread.
The kind of post I love - question and answer in the same place!

But guys, this thread is a good stress breaker!

Thanks NanDishPal!
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Dang. As if the question of existentialism was not enough, now there is question of temporal existentialism!
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