A soldier dies, no one cares. An actor sentenced for crime, sympathies flooding !

So, Bollywood star Salman Khan has been convicted by a Mumbai sessions court in the 2002 hit-and-run case.

I have been spending the afternoon glancing at news, celebrity gossip sites, and reading the many comments those kinds of sites bring. A big celebrity getting convicted is indeed a news, at least in our system of functioning where we put the famous on pedestals and see them as celebrities, stars, notables and what not. The news also took Twitter by storm as the #SalmanVerdict emerged as the top trend. Continue reading