Thursday, May 29, 2008

Amul butter girl’s comments and the context in which they were made:

‘Forget oil-for-food, try maska’ - when the Iraq food scandal that eventually cost then external affairs minister Natwar Singh his job was ruling the headlines

‘Taj Mall’ - when the controversial realty project near Taj Mahal was okayed by UP chief minister Mayawati

‘JaiL-alitha!’ - when Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalitha was imprisoned

‘Fodder of the Nation’ - over the fodder scam that rocked Bihar during Lalu’s regime

‘Be Indian, bye Indian’ - when reforms opened the gates for Coca-Cola and Pepsi

‘Out Of Commission’ - Bofors issue