Ode to the CommonWealth !

The average Indian, at large, knows about the Common Wealth Games and the involved scandal in 2010. Humongous amounts of resources and tax payers money that was squandered in making New Delhi a global city, and hosting the games for mere 12 days at the expense of all other stark needs. Thousands of poor people displaced; their homes gutted; their hand-to-mouth livelihood taken away and all such devious ways and methods employed by a murderous government which was desperate to do something really wasteful. The quality of the Games itself was pedestrian at best, marred with various fall-outs and irregularities. The city was plastered & almost 'bandaged' with tacky plastic sheets with running graphics and messages of the worst kind and quality. The CWG 2012, stands as the best example of complete failure to host anything credible and that the Indian Government has no taste or class when compared to many other nations and their events. The real culprits of this shoddy vagrancy and political clout still remain free and can be seen smiling and waving to the rest of us from posters, ad campaigns and the dubious news-media. Here is an ode to the CWG fiasco ...