Professions that are respectable in the eyes of middle-class and upper-class bangladesh Bangladesh:
High ranks in the military
Executive in a multinational
(Did i miss any?)
Those that are not:
Teacher (debatable in personal opinion.. but this is not about personal opinion. And probably will be excused if you are a woman)
All other professions.
Would i be wrong to say this? If i am wrong, then through my own weird twisted logic i will be very pleased. If NOT, is this right i wonder... or healthy?
Not to mention that the police and other govt. service workers have over the years earned their disrespect! Again, some businessmen also probably deserve disrespect in various degrees, but their ownership of wealth makes it all ok.
Money makes someone 'borolok' instead of just 'dhoni'. Could it be that this little piece of language is confusing us? And i laugh when i remember once that the driver of a CNG three-wheeler i was traveling in scolded a rickshawala as 'goriber baccha' for complaining about his bad driving! lol... the class system of money is here to stay?
after a winding day at work (on a weekend), i came home pretty tired and listless, and luckily i had a movie to make it all better - Inside...
Ahmed Zidan and his posse are my heroes! We have many migrant workers in the middle east, where they have suffered while trying to earn a...
পৃথিবী গোলাকার এক পাথরে চেপে বসে আছি সবাই ঘুরছি ঘুরছি দিন যায় দিন .. ঘুরছি সবাই হাসি কান্না সুখ দুঃখ ভালবাসা ঘৃণায় পৃথিবী মানুষে অ...
There is an unrealistic amount of faith that is pitted on the digitization of services (through BAL's much drummed 'Digital Bangl...
I recently through the online social spheres came across a trailer for a movie titled "Runaway". As is custom here, we always hav...
Dhaliwood Song and Dance, possibly shot outside the country A lunatic is by definition not attuned to the "real world". On th...
When in school, two things inspired me to drawing, sketching... one is comics, and the other is the illustrations of one man in our Bangla ...
To be aware of a single shortcoming in oneself is more useful than to be aware of a thousand in someone else. ~ Dalai Lama Our two sarka...
From watching this program to that during this eid holiday, a noticeable thing was the way people on TV are talking. Being able to desc...
society politics dhaka justice musings music internet movies news cinema corruption education democracy laws photos language governance website media governments life police sweden travel development india literature poetry entertainment television elections musing process transparency word of the day civility rock video writing commerce economics government information money production right to information thailand chittagong death human planning stories technology capitalism comedy critcal thinking emotions food law cafes class fairness france globalization gulshan history ideas leadership people population poverty psychology reality tv restaurants road safety satyajit ray sports time tv computers consumer driving equality evolution guitars industry learning love paris pollution rules school secrets show spoken word temple third world university youtube Cryptic Fate G-Series ICT OMG Tareq Masud city of joy cnn code coffee comics denmark disaster management drockstars fame flood freedom gazipur health honesty koh samui logic memories mobility mtv oscar wilde parliament peace piracy power prices radio relaxation relief religion satire stupidity sycophancy traffic tricycles trip vision war college dick higgins fluxus fortune gothenburg graphics mobile risk robert frost switzerland visa