Originally Posted by ammark
This has been going on since the 60s. You think all the Bangla cinemas of old got their ideas of "rich girl in love with poor boy - engaged to drunk randy man at house party (beyara serving the coloured water)" from Bollywood alone? Hell no, that sh!t was a reflection of a part of contemporary society!
Well aware of it...I just think post independence we went through a period of conservatism, and these things were less talked about and restricted to a small percent of the population.
But they have exploded exponentially now, every weekend in multiple places, kids as young as O level students.