MTV ‘Splitsvilla’ is back with some new experiments in season 105 min read . Updated: 26 Jul 2017, 08:58 AM IST
What's worrying is the number of youngsters and millennials who seem to have flocked to MTV to take part in Splitsvilla season 10
“I am a charmer. I am here to spread the charm. So beware of it." These are not the words of a snake charmer to a reptile that is about to be hypnotised. These are the words of a 19-year-old boy declaring why he thinks he will be desirable to a group of very young women, who for some reason want to romance him. There are other wondrous pickup lines as well. A young chap with a waxed chest says, “I can fake emotions. Which I’m sure no one else can." My favourite though were the words spoken by a young man from Delhi, “I take pride apni bandi pe. Girls take that." In that one sentence, summing up most Delhi men’s attitude towards women—possessiveness and misplaced cockiness.