I got just such a comment today, on Not Kuruvamma that I wrote over a year ago. I felt the comment was valuable enough that I should reproduce it here instead of leaving it there in darkness.
In full and unedited, here it is:
- On November 03, 2006 3:04 AM, Anonymous wrote:
MUMBAI HAS BEEN LAND OF THE MARATHI PEOPLE SINCE BEGNING AND WILL REMAIN TILL THE VERY END OF THE EARTH.FOR THE IMIGRANTS POURING IN LIKE RAIN INTO OUR CITY FOR YEARS AND FILLING IT WITH THEIR FILTHY CULTURE AND DEEDS IS THE MOST DISRESPECTFUL THING.WHY THE HELL ARE THESE MIGRANTS NOT GOING TO CHENNAI?WHY THE HELL SOUTH INDIANS DO NOT SUPPORT HINDI?IF THEY ARE SO SYMPHATHATIC ABOUT MIGRANTS THEN THEY ARE ALWAYS WELCOMED TO TAKE OFF BURDEN FROM US.INSTEAD OF GIVING FACTS AND EXPLANATION THEY SHOULD WATCH OUT THEIR OWN INSIGHTS.WOULD U ALL PEOPLE GIVE THE SAME REACTION FOR LINGUISTIC MOVEMENTS DOWN SOUTH? THE ANSWER IS NO BECAUSE ITS YOUR HOME.SO THE SAME WAY WE DONT EXPECT YOU ALIENS TO POKE YOUR NOSES INTO OUR CULTURE AND CITIES.PLEASE GIVE IT A PROPER THOUGHT.
At least five was about a previous such incident.