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Awful and Awesome Ep 223: The Father, Clickbait, Android Kunjappan Version 5.25

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

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While reading a letter from a subscriber:

Abhinandan: That is such a good insight you’ve added at the end, just like Awful and Awesome, which panders to pop culture but always has one little profound wisdom at the end.

Rajyasree: I’m profound, you are the panderer.

Abhinandan: Obviously!

Rajyasree: You’re like a panda. Kung Fu Panderer!

Abhinandan: You have the guts to call my jokes bad?

Rajyasree: They are very bad. Are you gonna crack a joke now? Because I’m scared.

Abhinandan: Then what you just did with the Kung Fu Panda..It was the worst joke that has ever been cracked in the history of podcasts.

Rajyasree: No. Kung Fu Panderer is so clever. Because you’re sporty and you pander. Did you get what I did there?

Abhinandan: No!!!

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 award winning film The Father; Malayalam film Android Kunjappan Version 5.25; Netflix’s latest web series Clickbait; an ITC commercial; and pop group Abba reuniting after 40 years.

Write to us at newslaundry.com/podcast-letters.

Timecodes

00:01 - Introduction

04:22 - ITC ad

08:53 - Subscriber letters

12:33 - Chhi Chhi (short film)

19:33 - Subscriber letters

22:07 - Android Kunjappan Version 5.25

32:41 - Subscriber letters

38:41 - The Father

47:49 - Subscriber letters

52: 51 - Clickbait

1:00:20 - Subscriber letters

1:01:54 - Abba

References

The Empire review: Babur origin story is bland historical fiction

ITC Vivel ad #RespectWorkForHome

Trump, Inc.

Chhi Chhi

Android Kunjappan Version 5.25

Black Widow

Cruella

UNTOLD Vol 1: Caitlyn Jenner

The Father

Goyake Chunanche Kiya Maine Pyar

Nomadland

NL Sena

Kyla Jenée Lacey - "White Privilege" @WANPOETRY

Clickbait

O Priya Priya

Shye Ben Tzur, Jonny Greenwood, and the Rajasthan Express - Allah Elohim

ABBA announces their return after 40 years with new album, virtual concert

Abba break Universal Music UK record for biggest ever pre-order for new album Voyage

Newslaundry Hindi website and Hindi newsletter

Recorded and produced by Jude Weston, edited by Satish Kumar.

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