Home > Magazine > ChaiTime > DID THAT REALLY HAPPEN?

 

DID THAT REALLY HAPPEN?

Compiled/written by MELVIN DURAI Email Compiled/written by MELVIN DURAI
July 2012
DID THAT REALLY HAPPEN?

1. Seinfeld actor Jason Alexander apologized for calling cricket a gay sport.

2. American Pie actor Jason Biggs tweeted during the National Spelling Bee, “I bet that auditorium reeks of tikka massala.”

3. A group of Indian-American spellers demanded that Biggs apologize—for misspelling ‘masala.’

4. Jay Leno added a Tata Nano to his collection of cars.

5. Dunkin’ Doughnuts opened its first store in New Delhi and offered mango doughnuts as one of its selections.

 

 

(1, 2, 4 and 5 really happened.)

 

 

Compiled and partly written by Indian humorist MELVIN DURAI, author of the novel Bala Takes the Plunge.

[Comments? Contributions? We would love to hear from you about Chai Time. If you have contributions, please email us at melvin@melvindurai.com. We welcome jokes, quotes, online clips and more.]


Enjoyed reading Khabar magazine? Subscribe to Khabar and get a full digital copy of this Indian-American community magazine.


  • Add to Twitter
  • Add to Facebook
  • Add to Technorati
  • Add to Slashdot
  • Add to Stumbleupon
  • Add to Furl
  • Add to Blinklist
  • Add to Delicious
  • Add to Newsvine
  • Add to Reddit
  • Add to Digg
  • Add to Fark
blog comments powered by Disqus

Back to articles

 

DIGITAL ISSUE

01_18_Cover_AttitudeOverAltitude.jpg
 

 

eKhabar

Sign up for our weekly newsletter
eKhabar

Click here    

Raj&Patel-CPA-Web-Banner.jpg

Mytaxfiler_1117_New.png

Krishnan Co WebBanner.jpg

SERVITIX.gif

SDK small banner 7-16.jpg 

PCPD- RED.gif 

QA_135X140_GreatFaresToIndia_11_17.jpg

DineshMehta-CPA-Banner-0813.jpg

PrimeTravels_Banner ad_1017.gif