I saw Hell or High Water last weekend, and only a couple of days earlier, No Country For Old Men. Both stories are set in more or less the same place — West Texas. Though only Hell or High Water qualifies as a Western perhaps. No Country For Old Men is what some people call a ‘noir’.
Chennai to Trichy by bus
I am at domestic arrivals in the Chennai airport. The cohort streaming out is the middle class and above. The industrial captains of the first world are salivating over exactly these folks.
A few days ago I went to Trichy in a plain old government bus; no deluxe, no A/C, not…