At what point does one acquire a certain amount of resilient self belief that you proclaim your blunders as achievements? Well, an RTI shoud answer that for you because November 8 will now be observed as Anti Black Money Day, and I’ll just squeeze in a quick 15 minute laugh.
So, it turns out that the ‘big announcement’ to be made by the Finance Minister, Mr. Arun Jaitley was to be a public broadcast of the government self stroking their ego about the Demonetization move, which will turn one in a few days time. The government plans on ‘CELEBRATING’ the historic occasion as Anti Black Money Day and obviously Twitter was not amused. Not even a little bit.
Here are some of the best quips and snarks that Twitter had to offer about Arun Jaitley’s Anti Black Money Day announcement including Tanmay Bhat’s rare minimalistic reaction, and a hopeful aam aadmi’s dreams of 15 lakhs.
- Putting 280 characters to good use Mr. Pathak
2. Right on.
3. Bhaavna samjho
4. Hahaha (Google Mughalsarai Station for context)
5. Arre yaar dhyan se…
7. They are good at renaming things, don’t you get it?
9. We are not here to make sense, we are here to make money.
10. Thoda sa
I don’t know about you, but I’m depositing all my money in the bank before November 8 because like Eid for Salman, Diwali for Shah Rukh and Christmas is for Aamir, November 8 is for Modiji to release his horror movies!