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Awful and Awesome Ep 200: Kappela, Allen v Farrow, Call My Agent

The pop culture podcast that isn’t afraid to pop the bubble.

WrittenBy:NL Team

While reading a letter from a subscriber about the song Ei Raat Tomar Amar:

Abhinandan: You know, Rajyasree often does this. If I say something about anything like, you know, “This is a dhol".

"It was invented in Bengal!”

Rajyasree: But most of the things are...your speakers are.

Abhinandan: I’ll say sarso ka saag...

"It was invented in Bengal."

Rajyasree: Sarso was invented in Bengal.

Abhinandan: Or if I were to say this is how Sikhs tie their turbans.

“They learned it from Bengal.”

Rajyasree: The cloth came from Bengal.

Abhinandan: But you [subscriber] have actually sent a video clip showing that the original is a Bengali. So you get 10/10.

Rajyasree: Proof! Proof! He’s given proof.

Abhinandan: Rajyasree, the thing is that you claim everything came from Bengal and you’ve never given me any proof.

Rajyasree: Because you don’t need to show proof for the obvious, na? This is like saying do you know the moon is round when it is a full moon.

Rajyasree and Abhinandan burst out laughing.

This and a whole lot of other stuff awful and awesome as Abhinandan Sekhri and Rajyasree Sen discuss the film Kappela; Season 4 of web series Call My Agent!; HBO docu series Allen v Farrow, controversies, and commercials.


00:01 - Introduction

02:12 - Subscriber mails

07:11 - Kappela

16:56 - Allen v Farrow

24:55 - Subscriber letters

27:42 - Call My Agent

32:41 - Subscriber letters

39:19 - Prince Harry’s appearance with James Corden

43:25 - Dove ad

49:55 - Redbull ad

53:41 - Subscriber letters



Kannil Vidarum

Allen v Farrow

Call My Agent!

Ei Raat Tomar Amar

Carry On Jatta

An Afternoon with Prince Harry & James Corden

Dove Ad #StopTheBeautyTest

​Redbull #BigGirlsCan

Dove Drops an Ad Accused of Racism (2017)

Mere Angne Mein

IT raids at filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, actor Taapsee Pannu’s properties

Union govt’s new IT rules for social media, OTT platforms & digital news

Harry and Meghan not returning as working members of Royal Family

Taylor Swift Slams Netflix Show For "Deeply Sexist" Joke

Recorded and produced by Jude Weston, edited by Umrav Singh.

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