Saturday, August 29, 2009
Thursday, August 27, 2009
Dud(e) lost his job because of this pic. Put Fundaes!
This is Bob Quick, former chief of anti-terror operations of Scotlandyard.
The photo shows him carrying details of an operation and thus they were revealed. He resigned for his carelessness
Tuesday, August 25, 2009
Connect these images.
Cracked by Anerudh Balaji
Connect is John f kennedy's "Ich bin ein Berliner" (I am a berliner) speech in support of west germany,after east germany constructed the Berlin wall
Pic 1 : A pastry which is called Berliner in some parts of Germany (prompting comments that JFK actually said I'm a sugar filled pastry!. Not true since the name Berliner for the pastry is not used commonly)
Pic3:John F Kennedy
Sunday, August 23, 2009
What is so special about this statue of Ganesha, and where in India (1 of 3 places) can one find this?
Answer: This is a statue of Ganesha worshipped in the female form, as Ganesani or Vainayaki. Refer here for details.
Attempted, and hence cracked by none.
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Tuesday, August 18, 2009
An easy one...Identify and connect...
Thursday, August 13, 2009
Connect...and explain the connect...
P.S - Pls click on the last pic to enlarge it if it isn't visible in its present form...
Wednesday, August 12, 2009
Identify and connect these.
Partly answered by Rahul.
It is communists v US. But these are the four curtains separating communists and the World.
Iron Curtain(The first pic)
Cacti Curtain(a wall of cactus built by the cubans surrounding Guantanamo Bay)
Ice Curtain(berring strait)
Bamboo Curtain(around China)
Which colloquial term comes from something to do with this practice?
Monday, August 10, 2009
@ Club President: Please start sharing all the quizzes conducted in some ppt sharing website and post the link for the same in the blog.
Friday, August 7, 2009
"For scientists and laymen alike, this week's historic ____ was the first indication of the progress made in the greatest and most secret research race of this era. Except for a few breathless tales of mysterious walled laboratories and factories whose workers were interned for the duration, scarcely a word leaked out....hidden under the official designation '___________ ________', the vast forbidden areas in Tennessee, Washington and New Mexico got top priorities not only on material but also on scientific brains and effort."
- Time Magazine, August 13, ____
The 64th anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki disaster was commemorated on 6th August, 2009.
The blanks are 'blast', 'Manhattan Project', and 1945.
Cracked by T.R., Nidheeshwar and Anon.
Thursday, August 6, 2009
This is my first post from outside campus...and my first one in a very long time...sorry about that people... Anyway, connect the pictures shown above...
Wednesday, August 5, 2009
Tuesday, August 4, 2009
Identify and connect the pictures.
The connect is Ku Klux Klan.
The first pic is of Nathan Bedford Forrest, who was a member [and allegedly the Grand Wizard] of the KKK.
The Adventure of the Five Orange Pips is centred around the KKK.
Forrest Gump reveals in the opening scenes, that he has been named after Nathan Forrest.
Kudos to Shridhar, who got the 3rd connection.
Credit to Nidheeshwar and Rahul for getting the connect right.