Lata Mangeshkar

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Internet Excavation Exposes How A Comedian Destroyed A Nation

As an internet historian whose job is to dig into the muck of ad-choked websites from the Age of Outrage (circa 2000-2050 Before Sense), I get to read a lot of strange stuff online, starring our melodramatic ancestors (the Outrage Humans). Only a week back, the historian internet was broken by the unveiling of the Padashian Butt, an ancient silicone relic that was greatly revered by the Outrage Humans. Today, I'm going to put that discovery to shame, by narrating, for the first time ever, the story of Pelpur.
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A Dialogue About The Ethical Dimensions Of The Tanmay Bhat Controversy

I thought the video was terribly juvenile. What are my options? Your options? Are you Lata Mangeshkar? Or Sachin Tendulkar? Or Vinod Kambli? Or Virat Kohli? No, I'm not one of those four. I'm just a decent Indian and it pains me that national icons (not including Virat Kohli yet, and definitely not including Vinod Kambli ever) are being mocked and ridiculed in a public platform like this. So, now, what are my options?
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Why Is Kapil Sharma A Hero And Tanmay Bhat A Villain?

One question has kept me puzzled ever since controversy erupted around Tanmay Bhat's spoof on Lata Mangeshkar and Sachin Tendulkar. What has Bhat done in his latest video that India's beloved comedian Kapil Sharma doesn't do every weekend? Insulting women with derogatory remarks, assassinating his co-actors' characters, body- and age-shaming, mocking human sentiments, spoofing legends and spewing double entendres have made him one of the biggest superstars of Indian television.
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Dear Arijit Singh, Your Grovelling Apology To Salman Is An Insult To Your Talent

Tell me, what is the role of Salman Khan in your career? Is he your godfather? Do you owe your career to him? Did he train your vocals? What is his contribution to your list of hit tracks? How many songs have you sung for Salman that turned into chartbusters? We know the answers to all these questions. You're a self-made guy who stitched his career using the threads of rejections and challenges.
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Stories Of Sisterhood: The Jugalbandi Of Lata And Asha

We want our stories to have a simple narrative - relationships easily resolved, and feelings that are either best described as abiding love or bitter enmity. But in the case of the Mangeshkar sisters, the truth is probably a little more complicated. They've squabbled, been bitter rivals, supported each other and been each other's best friend through an entire six decades lived in the limelight. And that's what makes their sisterhood so unique.