Sorry. I’m Not Dead Yet.

October 30, 2013 — 2 Comments

Hello. Contrary to what my website may have tried to tell you, I am not dead. At least not yet.

About a year ago, I came up with the bright idea of writing a blog post that would be published after my death. You know, to kind of do my own eulogy and obituary. But how to do this? I kept setting a scheduled publish date that was a couple of months ahead in the future. Then before the post published, I would clock back in and change the date again. And again. And again.

The last couple of months were especially crazy with travel and other projects, and well what can I say? I missed the deadline to change the publish date. So it published.

After getting a couple of emails asking if I was okay and not really dead, I realized what had happened.

Anyway, since it got out already, here is the post in its entirety: Continue Reading…

We shouldn’t have an Indian-American Miss America and I hope we never have another one.

You heard me. (You read me, I guess.)

Twitter was set afire after the crowning of Nina Davuluri, this year’s Miss America. Davuluri, of Indian descent, caused a stir Continue Reading…

Special Occ-Asian

September 14, 2013 — 2 Comments

From my very first visit to Malaysia a couple of years ago, I instantly fell in love with the place and its friendly people. And then I had such a great time in Malaysia this past April, I wanted to get back as soon as possible. Hey, wishes do come true! The second half of my Asian tour kicks off at the beginning of next month. It’s a quick swing of 10 shows in 4 countries. And here are all the details: Continue Reading…

Samsung You Old Pirate

September 4, 2013 — Leave a comment

Even McKayla Is Not Impressed With Samsung’s New Smart Watch

As Samsung announced (with great hoopla and furious promotion) their new Galaxy Gear smart watch, I couldn’t help but feel unimpressed. I had the McKayla face for two reasons. Continue Reading…