Stories about stealing ideas

Ali Baba, the chaalis in-laws and you

“I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.” – Maya Angelou We have the wonderful tale of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves from the book Arabian Nights where Ali Baba steals from the thieves and does not distribute to the poor. And after all is said and done and the thieves and the chief are dead, Ali Baba – who is the only one alive and privy to the secret cave code of  “Open Sesame” – does not bring the loot to the village and distribute ...

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The cunning Goldilocks, stealing husbands and what not

She is a girl born with a golden spoon, and her neighbour is a lad much like her. They both believe that their rights are more important than others’, and hence they live to take all from others, unabashedly and without permission. Social rule breaking is their forte. Case 1: From what I know about Her, she has never had an original idea of her own. She instead goes into people’s lives and lurks on their Facebook profiles and pages, (Facebook is easily an analogy of the home of the three bears) plagiarises their ideas and passes them on as ...

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