Reveries & Ramblings

Yoshita Sood
My unwarranted thoughts on anything and everything
Created 20 Aug 2021
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  • Feeling 21
    13 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 6 1
    For this week’s post, I had originally thought of writing about this idea that I got during a lecture of my professor who I really admire. But I just had an awfully annoying argument with my significa...
  • What is the point of dissing certain extremist literature?
    05 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 5 0
    Disclaimer: I started writing this with a completely different idea but ended up with this word-vomit which wasn’t entirely bad. Additionally, you may not agree with what I have written, even I am uns...
  • Trying to understand why luxury exists
    26 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 4 5
    I have been trying to adjust to my new academic schedule for the past three weeks, so I completely forgot about this newsletter until a couple of days ago when guilt engulfed me. Pardon me if I am all...
  • Mr Feynman and My Sister
    04 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Last month, I stumbled on a thread by Sahil Bloom on Twitter. It is not dramatic to say it changed my perspective on my method of digesting information. To be smarter than the present day is my new id...
  • Perils of an Echo Chamber
    26 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 3 0
    Being associated with societal structures means that you are probably a part of an echo chamber. Unless you are extremely conscious of the information you are consuming, it will be immensely difficult...
  • Brewing Caste and Census
    23 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 4 1
    Protests against the reservation system which was recommended by the Mandal Commission. Even though the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) boasts of inscrutable support of the elite, upper-caste alias savar...
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