Congratulations to the cast and crew of Slumdog Millionaire. I FINALLY got to see the movie a few weeks back and it was spectacular. It was especially important to me because I had seen first hand many of the visions from the movie. So, now it seems that everyone wants to get in. Bobby Jindhal and response video

Bobby Jindhal is the Republican governor of Louisiana and the very first Indian-American governor in America. And while I applaud this feat, I can’t hide the feeling that this is another one of the GOP’s cheap tricks to gain the attention of the American public. Given the renewed popularity of Slumdog–and it’s recent sweep of the Oscars–it seems a tad too convenient that Jindhal was chosen to give the response to Barack Obama’s budget speech. And Jindhal’s delivery is contrived and forced. I’m just saying…