Is poverty really a state of mind? If there’s anything that you can learn from the recent gaffe by Rahul Gandhi, is that politicians can’t go all Lao-Tzu on you. That’s a job that belongs to monks and sadhus, who’ll have their own hustle and channel to spout whatever bullshit they like. Maybe Rahul Gandhi should retire from politics, and take up spirituality, so that he can give us more sublime truths like these.

Twitter is the new SNL now, with every Indian exercising his democratic right to be a jester. If this doesn’t make you feel better about freedom of speech in India, what will? Here are some of the best barbs, in no particular order whatsoever.

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