Being (Jali) Bong!!

Bengalis are an -for the lack of a better expression- odd lot! They love to turn pejoratives into adjectives. They bask in the glory of their supposed superiority (and earn the wrath of rest of India). They christen people with terms such 'Bandha Kopi' (Cabbage), 'Tentul' (Tamarind), 'Khotta' (Bad character) and other epithets (which I …

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