Thread of the Week awards for the week 06th to 12th May '18- Winners!Friends, we are now announcing the winners of the weekly Thread of the Week contest for the week 06th to 12th May '18. Having gone through all the threads and responses posted during the period, we have decided to award as follows-
The winner of the TOW award is Vij for his thread Do people at times overuse Sorry and Thanks. This thread is a pointer to the limits one should exercise while being well mannered and it is important that we need to be aware of the same.
It has been decided to award Special Prizes to-
1. Ved Prakash Anand for his thread How often have you found the news headlines appropriate to its content? which brings out a relevant point regarding the irresponsible attitude of the media today towards the society.
2. ABSIVAKUMAR for the thread At what price, permissiveness . This thread has brought for discussion an important point regarding the value of money and also whether money can compensate for the care and time that parents should spare for their kids.
3. Neeru Bhatt for the thread Most of the times we talk about food in our homes which asks a seemingly innocent question but has the potential to be thought about and discussed in detail.
4. Saroja for her thread It may not be suitable if we translate as per our regional language is rewarded for the creativity in the thought. It brings out how similar words in different languages having different meanings can confuse us and also is a gentle reminder that we need to be careful while translating our regional words or sentences to another language.
The winner will receive Rs 60/- and 60 points and the special prize winners will receive Rs40/- and 40 points each.
Other suitable entries, if any, will be given additional points and cc.
Friends, please join me in congratulating the winners.