The poll gimmicks: jootagiri

Its ridiculous times and joggernauts by the media and agencies.
The second poll by star news :203 seats for UPA, 191 seats for the NDA and 104 for the Third Front.

And a strange phenomenon (Which I seem to be liking is the Shoe gates) the shoe gate has become predominant, its interesting and curios who all will be targeted. Infact one reason is the lack of outlet on the politicians. It is just of late that a couple of humour based comedy shows have started making fun of Indian politicians. And seriously except the CNN IBN’s The week that wasn’t and the Election that wasn’t and the NDTV show Gustaki Maaf.

But as such the regional and hindi language shows are a little bit short of taking and clear potshots / criticism on the Political class. This sociological point of study can and is worth a point.
I believe the show gate is a result of this awakening.

Dont forgetto play the jootagiri game

  1. Chidambaram Home Minister gets a shoe hurled Apr. 7, 2009(Dainik Jagran reporter Jarnail Singh: aggrieved by 1984 sikh riots)
  2. Advani Ex Dpty PM & leader of Opp gets a shoe hurled April 16, 2009 (former Katni district president of BJP Pawas Agarwal: Disappointed by the overhyped leader)
  3. Naveen Jindal MP gets a shoe hurled April 9th, 2009(Rajpal, a former teacher: lack of opportunities for teachers )
  4. Jitendra Film star gets a shoe hurled April 21 2009 (unidentified SP party Worker)

The Indian newspapers aptly called them the WEAPONS OF MASS DISTRACTION while blogger called India to be Shoe power house even has a club called; Selfless Hammering of Expression (SHOE) club.

Opinion Polls

Source UPA NDA Others
CNN- IBN 215- 235 165- 185 120- 150
Star News I 257 185 96
ToI 201 195 82+ 65
India TV 178 187 121+ 57
Star News II 203 191 104+39

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