Be it projecting a country as a summation of few negative pockets or projecting a religion as an epitome of certain group’s behavior or be it a behavioral trait
attributed to a certain race, we are surrounded by many such unwarranted stereotypes because they have been projected for long to cater to a negatively biased global society.As a race, we are conditioned to be receptive to negativity to such an extent that when everything looks good, we involuntarily start expecting trouble.
By some strange means,negativity is relatively more attractive to us, even at subconscious level.
This post is a part of Chennai Bloggers Club’s(CBC) Tablog 3 where a group of bloggers write on the theme “Chennai: A Blend of the Traditional and Modern.” For those who are not aware, Chennai Bloggers Club is a group of wonderful bloggers who yap, scribble, ramble, annotate, facilitate and sometime even tolerate thoughts on a […]
There was a boy who lived next to our house in Trichy whom I never saw playing. Forget playing, I hardly saw him in the first place. There were few occasions when I did see him and am pretty sure he had a textbook in his hand. His room was pretty close my room and […]