Shashi Tharoor
has been a guest of The Colbert Report
and got nailed in the process


Lost the UN General Secretary position to some dude with a chick's name.


(former) Undersecretary General for Communications and Public Information at the United Nations


world changing is SC's niche

worked for UN

blue-helmeted refugee huggers

MASS MIN are terrorist centers

SC: Doesn't US invasion of Iraq prove diplomacy is outdated?

has dark skin, but sounds like Captain Picard - "Mr. Boutrous-Boutrous Ghali, engage!"

The one thing you cannot do with a bayonet is to sit upon it. - French statesman Charles m. de Talleyrand

UN is anti-American

every terrorist nation has a seat on the UN Security council

never touched John Bolton's moustache

SC invited Bolton on to testify who touched his moustache

March 3, 2008Edit


author of The Elephant, the Tiger and The Cellphone (Stephen can't wait for them to all walk into a bar)

  • Shashi Tharoor
    • is not from the Brahma caste
    • can be Stephen's nemesis
      • didn't tell how he escaped from the volcano
  • Stephen asked for America's jobs back
    • 1 out of every 3
  • the name of the book comes from the image of India as a lumbering elephant transforming itself into a tiger and all their cellphones and ringtones
  • Sharook Khan (sp)
  • texting is big in India
    • 23 different alphabets
    • texting is in the Roman script
  • Stephen wishes America has a caste system
    • if the world had a caste system, America would be on top!
  • India
    • has a booming economy
    • technology
    • the bomb
    • why shouldn't Stephen be afraid of them?


External LinksEdit

Why America Still Needs the United Nations

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