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Haathi mat paalo – Don’t buy it …

By Savio Tavadia / March 30, 2018

Haathi mat paalo Haathi mat paalo has been doing the rounds. Not only on celluloid or social media but also in various motorcycling circles online as well as offline. The creative teams of marketing houses labour to make their concept viral. Also, they attempt to influence us the prospective customers to give the product in […]

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Breaking Stereotypes – All Bikers go to Ladakh

By Savio Tavadia / January 16, 2018

Breaking Stereotypes – All Bikers go to Ladakh It is commonplace nowadays that a when in conversation it comes across that you are a motorcyclist the other person asks, “Have you been to Ladakh?”. Then I begin to wonder if this person skipped Geography as a subject? Is this individual blind by the common notion […]

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Viral Journalism – For clicks and hits

By Savio Tavadia / December 29, 2016

For clicks and hits – the item song story While the intention is not to get undivided attention, I see no harm in any kind of attention. From the cabaret days to the item song era one formula always worked. That was THE ITEM SONG routine. Even if the movie was at best forgettable the […]

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Buying a helmet?

By Savio Tavadia / December 1, 2016

Buying a helmet? From time immemorial every illustrated battle has a warrior in history who went down or floored armies with or without his helmet. I will not get in to the history of how a soldiers crown became a motorcyclists first line of defense. Be it in keeping the green reaper away on the […]

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A scoop full of bullshit -Reminder to self

By Savio Tavadia / November 16, 2016

A scoop full of bullshit is in reference to a write-up I once read on the scoops and vomit, yes you heard right. He does have a distinct style and rather offbeat style that makes slang sophisticated. The author’s thoughts became a benchmark for me and helped understand where to NOT over do it… For […]

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RVM – Rear View Mirror

By Savio Tavadia / November 16, 2016

Now that Motolethe turns 1 year it is time to add 1 more category – Rear View Mirror. In simple terminology RVMs are used to “look back” and in a way it is related to reflect. In the context of Motolethe RVM will be thoughts not related to the others. Those that are the outcome […]

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