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Saleem isn't the only one who won't let go of his spittoon.
This infamous lady gets her life examined by the New York Times.
Pack your bags and let's go!
An extended vacation is always the best kind…
MOVIE OR TV PRODUCTIONS
Sure, the movie is shorter than the book, but not that much shorter.
Apparently everyone in India, since no one wants to show the movie there.
An interview with Rushdie about history and his new novel, The Enchantress of Florence.
Perhaps this didn't happen, but wouldn't the world be better if it had?
Learn a little more about Satyagraha though Ghandi's grandson.
We guess they had to change some stuff to make the movie, but how did Saleem get so handsome?
Listen to the hot song climbing the charts during the Bangladesh Liberation War.
Need we say more?
This is a kind of weird picture to have in a kid's room, isn't it?
That doesn't look like a brass monkey to us.
Somehow we expected it to be made out of gold or something. Maybe we're just too attached to it.