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Anirban Banerjee
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Stranger in a Strange Sea
 "Yeah, the water's salty, it burns, and it'll get in your eyes and mouth. But don't worry, you get used to it." As soon as my scuba master said this, I decided diving wasn't for me. Unfortunately, at that point I was treading water, a belt of lead weights ...
"Yeah, the water's salty, it burns, and it'll get in your eyes and mouth. But don't worry, you get used to it." As soon as my scuba master said this, I decided diving wasn't for me. Unfortunately, at that point I was treading...
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Plastic Pleasures
“Lovers of print are simply confusing the plate for the food.”  ― Douglas Adams To many of us who love books, the printing press may be the greatest scientific achievement of all time. I mean, sure, without fire we wouldn’t have pizza and without the wheel ...
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Batman V Superman: The Essential FAQ (Part 1)
You have seen the movie, eaten the popcorn, finished the soda, and are pretty much done with superheroes for a month, until that Avengers movie comes out. However, there are things about Batman V Superman that made you go "Huh?!", and wouldn't it be great i...
You have seen the movie, eaten the popcorn, finished the soda, and are pretty much done with superheroes for a month, until that Avengers movie comes out. However, there are things about Batman V Superman that made you go "Hu...
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Batman V Superman: The Essential FAQ (Part I)
You have seen the movie, eaten the popcorn, finished the soda, and are pretty much done with superheroes for a month, until that Avengers movie comes out. However, there are things about Batman V Superman that made you go "Huh?!", and wouldn't it be great i...
You have seen the movie, eaten the popcorn, finished the soda, and are pretty much done with superheroes for a month, until that Avengers movie comes out. However, there are things about Batman V Superman that made you go "Hu...
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Deadpool Review: Merc with a Movie
In the comics, Deadpool is a polarizing character. His fourth-wall breaking antics range from surprisingly funny and insightful to "HAHA #LOLRandom, laugh because Deadpool is soooo crazy". The consensus is that except in the hands of a very strong writer, D...
In the comics, Deadpool is a polarizing character. His fourth-wall breaking antics range from surprisingly funny and insightful to "HAHA #LOLRandom, laugh because Deadpool is soooo crazy". The consensus is that except in the ...
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Plastic Pleasures
“Lovers of print are simply confusing the plate for the food.”  ― Douglas Adams To many of us who love books, the printing press may be the greatest scientific achievement of all time. I mean, sure, without fire we wouldn’t have pizza and without the wheel ...
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At one point during the movie, we have our intrepid heroes being chased by a giant angry alien in Cloverfield cosplay AND the alien ship "2 minutes" away from drilling completely into the molten core of the earth AND alien soldiers swarming into a room with...
At one point during the movie, we have our intrepid heroes being chased by a giant angry alien in Cloverfield cosplay AND the alien ship "2 minutes" away from drilling completely into the molten core of the earth AND alien so...
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Chew (Or, how to eat a book)
When I was very little, I learnt how to read silently. Even
got in trouble for it. See, we didn't have much of a library at school, but we
had a "library period" - A 45-minute stretch of time where a group of
fidgety 8-year-olds were expected to sit still a...
When I was very little, I learnt how to read silently. Even got in trouble for it. See, we didn't have much of a library at school, but we had a "library period" - A 45-minute stretch of time where a group of fidgety 8-year-o...
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Batman V Superman: The Essential FAQ (Part I)
You have seen the movie, eaten the popcorn, finished the soda, and are pretty much done with superheroes for a month, until that Avengers movie comes out. However, there are things about Batman V Superman that made you go "Huh?!", and wouldn't it be great i...
You have seen the movie, eaten the popcorn, finished the soda, and are pretty much done with superheroes for a month, until that Avengers movie comes out. However, there are things about Batman V Superman that made you go "Hu...
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Batman V Superman: Why the Critics got it Wrong
There were 9 of us. Most adults, with one kid. It was a good mix of non fans, comic book movie fans, comic book fans, Marvel fans and DC fans. After the movie, we had question. What the fuck were the critics smoking? BvS is sitting with a 30% critics score ...
There were 9 of us. Most adults, with one kid. It was a good mix of non fans, comic book movie fans, comic book fans, Marvel fans and DC fans. After the movie, we had question. What the fuck were the critics smoking? BvS is s...
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Chew (Or, how to eat a book)
When I was very little, I learnt how to read silently. Even
got in trouble for it. See, we didn't have much of a library at school, but we
had a "library period" - A 45-minute stretch of time where a group of
fidgety 8-year-olds were expected to sit still a...
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Terry Pratchett
The trouble with heroes is that up close, they disappoint. It was simpler when we didn’t know them. Before the internet. Before message boards and reddit AMAs. There was an innocence to fandom that was too good to last, really. With every new quote, revelat...
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Write. At least, that's the dream...
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  • Web Spiders
    Senior Content Writer and Social Media Strategist, 2010 - present
  • Headlines Today
    Associate Producer, 2008 - 2010
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I think, therefore I am...I think??
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Cynical, geeky, sometimes weird, sometimes disturbed. Atheist. Non -smoker, non-drinker, junk food addict. 
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Kolkata
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Delhi
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