Daily GK Digest for 07-July-2018
Thought for the day
"An action is essentially good if the motive of the agent be good, regardless of the consequences."
--------- Immanuel Kant
Isle of Dogs - Fascism, Xenophobia and...
In the Isle of Dogs, a 12-year-old boy sets out to find his banished dog. Isle of Dogs premiered at the 68th Berlin International Film Festival. Isle of Dogs has all elements to be allegorical, commenting on fascism, xenophobia, fear-mongering and propaganda. Yet, there’s a charming sense of carefreeness to the narrative, where visuals are paramount and commentary is a byproduct.
What is in a chocolate?
World Chocolate Day, referred to, in some instances, as International Chocolate Day, is an annual observance that occurs globally on 7 July. The next time you eat a piece of chocolate, you may not have to feel so guilty about it. Despite its bad reputation for causing weight gain, a number of health benefits may be associated with this delicious treat.