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5 Reasons to Watch 13 Reasons Why

Rotten Tomatoes rating: 96% IMDb rating: 9.1 If nothing else, these ratings should make you want to watch it, but here are some more in case you still need convincing. 1. Reminds me of the greatest high-school murder mystery TV show of all time Snappy dialogue, high-school drama and a mystery that slowly unravels over…

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An Open Letter to Mangobaaz on “True Manliness”

Dear Mangobaaz, I’ll be honest, I like you guys a lot better than, well…some of your competitors. But I recently read something on your website which made me uncomfortable and was, to put it bluntly, quite problematic. Let me be clear – I don’t doubt your intentions. I’m sure you meant well. However, the reason…

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On Winning The Liebster Award

Last week, I was nominated for a Liebster Award. Well, the blog was but I’m just gonna go ahead and steal all the glory ‘cause I can c: I’ve been keeping it a secret until I could write about it. Except, I spilled the beans to Shehryar ‘cause I couldn’t contain the excitement when I…

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Trash Talk on Pakistan Day

A couple of weeks ago, in the spirit of spontaneity, my sis-in-law and I got a one-way ride to Seaview (cause getting a one-way ticket to Peru was too expensive, JK). As a Karachiite who lives so close to the sea, the frequency of my visits to the beach (or lack thereof) is just plain…

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Five Movies I Can’t Wait to Watch in 2017

I’m not the only one who gets excited by the mainstream, commercial fare Hollywood churns out every year, right? Phew. Just checking. I mean, I’ve seen my fair share of films for intellectual stimulation. But sometimes, you just need pure entertainment. Mindless action. Explosions. Beasts with feelings. Batman. Y’know. The usual. So anyway, now that…