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Jayalalitha

Certain things are just unbelievable.

After MGRs demise no one would have guessed Jayalalitha can become CM but it happened.

But after the 1996 fiasco again no one would have guessed she can become CM again but it happened.

Between 1991 - 1996 it was mostly the ministers sycophancy and self indulgence of her that earned the wrath of the people.

But who would have guessed that the same people will do a 180 degree turnaround and show the kind of dedication which makes the sycophancy of the ministers pale in comparison. Atleast the ministers will benefit for their sycophancy but what does these common people gain? How did they become so dedicated? I don't think that they show that kind of dedication to anyone else in their family.

If MGR was a phenomenon he looks like a kid in front of Jayalalitha.

It is very difficult to understand people.

But nature evens out everything. It's ways are really unpredictable.

We need to wait and watch.

Celebrity

Recently I was thinking about my interests when I was a teen. I was a big fan of tamil novels. Especially Rajesh Kumar, Subha and Pattukotai Prabhakar. While I was reading these main stream authors I also used to read Rajendra Kumar and Pushpa Thangathurai. Compared to the earlier three these two will sprinkle in little more erotica in their writing.

At that time all these people were in their top form and they were celebrities. Over the year the latter two were no more there in the field. I can see the celebrity span of these celebrities are limited. I dont know how many of them remembers Pushpa Thangathurai. Only people who were from 70's and 80's still look for his writing that too not actively. Some celebrities will have longer span than others.

There are some who gets written in the history like the kings and artists like Alexander or Da Vinci but others are forgotten after their era. Their names will still be found by people who dig deeper into he area but still their l…