Pathikrit Sanyal

OPEN TO OPINION

Pop-culture fanatic, meme junkie, potterhead, pun overlord.

VARIETY

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Why you shouldn't watch the leaked Game of Thrones episode

It's the most important one of the season.

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase

VOICES

 |   3-minute read

Independence Day sales: Slap in the face of India

Indian brands selling phones and flight tickets in the name of Independence Day are taking freedom for granted.

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase

HUMOUR

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Uncleji Pahlaj Nihalani kicked out from CBFC

Lyricist-adman Prasoon Joshi is said to replace him.

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase

VOICES

 |   9-minute read

You're wrong, Babul Supriyo: 'Boy Chase Girl' is stalking

An explainer for yet another proud BJP leader on Chandigarh stalking case.

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase

VARIETY

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Did Blue Whale challenge kill Mumbai teen - or did the media goof up?

An unverified story received overwhelming attention. But what about the facts?

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase

VARIETY

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VARIETY

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Quora thread exposes why the Indian husband feels household work is for wife

The man is entitled and he is ignorant of gender and pay parity.

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase

VARIETY

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How media failed to see a drunk woman forcefully kissing a cop as sexual harassment

News organisations, which would normally produce outraged think pieces if the gender was reversed, trivalised a serious crime.

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase

VOICES

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Pahlaj Nihalani should stay on as head of Censor Board. Said no one ever

The CBFC’s moral policing and sanskari chief may soon be replaced.

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase

VOICES

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Saif Ali Khan makes a fool of himself with an open letter on nepotism

A man who was born in a royal family does not know what aristocracy means!

Pathikrit Sanyal
@bucketheadcase