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Awful and Awesome Ep 256: Gaslit, Jungle Cry, Layer’r Shot ad

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

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Rajyasree spots a typo in Abhinandan’s notes:

Rajyasree: You’ve just written things incorrectly. Amber Heard as H-E-R-D, that’s not her surname!

Abhinandan: H-E-A-R-D, Heard?

Rajyasree: Heard, yes.

Abhinandan: Oh, I was having a herd mentality!

Abhinandan and Rajyasree burst out laughing.

This and a whole lot of stuff awful and awesome as Abhinandan Sekhri and Rajyasree Sen review the film Jungle Cry; web series Gaslit; the Layer’r Shot ad controversy; Akshay Kumar’s controversial comments on history books; and the Depp-Heard trial.

PS: A fly is the third co-host of this episode.

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Timecodes

00:00 - Introduction

05:21 - Layer'r Shot ad controversy

10:01 - Gaslit

24:56 - Subscriber letters

30:03 - Akshay Kumar on history

34:23 - Jungle Cry

44:52 - Subscriber letters

51:19 - Depp-Heard trial

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