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Election Special Part 3

6/7/2019
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The concluding part of our three-part special on the Indian election.s

Duration:00:15:59

Election Special Part 2

6/1/2019
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Part 2 of our discussion on the recently-concluded Indian elections

Duration:00:26:43

Election 2019 Special: Part 1

5/28/2019
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The first of a 3-part series on the 2019 election results.

Duration:00:17:31

Episode 123: Exit poll numbers. True or crazy?

5/23/2019
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Exit polls give the BJP and allies 300 plus seats. Craziness or accuracy? We discuss politics, polls, and predictions.

Duration:00:12:41

Episode 122: Indian Politicians' Favorite Fruits

5/11/2019
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Modi's fruit is the mango. What fruits go with other Indian politicians?

Duration:00:17:07

Episode 121: India's Notre Dame?

5/2/2019
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What is India's equivalent of the Notre Dame cathedral? We discuss.

Duration:00:15:57

Episode 120: Religion, Politics, and Sadhvi Pragya

4/20/2019
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The BJP gives an election ticket to Sadhiv Pragya, accused of terrorism and currently under trial. We discuss

Duration:00:16:19

Episode 119: Indian Weddings, Indian Dances, and Indian Uncles

4/19/2019
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Indian uncles love doing snake dances at Indian weddings. We explore

Duration:00:15:43

Episode 118: The Phenomenon of Indian Elections

4/17/2019
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We discuss the scale, scope, size, and good, bad, and ugly about Indian elections

Duration:00:13:16

Episode 117: The IPL Phenomenon

4/12/2019
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We discuss the good, bad, and, ugly of the IPL phenomenon

Duration:00:15:20

Episode 116: Jet Airways Bailout

4/4/2019
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Jet Airways is grounded financially. Is a bailout justified?

Duration:00:13:13

Episode 115: Indian Local Philosophers (mildly NSFW)

3/21/2019
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We discuss the Indian habit of giving gyaan or expertise, and reminisce about some legendary local philosophers

Duration:00:16:24

Episode 114: Sandal Scandal

3/10/2019
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BJP MP and MLA thrash each other with sandals. We investigate why

Duration:00:10:12

Episode 113: Class vs Crass: Abhinandan vs Rambo Aunties

3/3/2019
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We discuss the contrast between Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman's dignity in the face of adversity and the repellent jingoism of the Indian government, media, and public seeking to capitalize on his experiences.

Duration:00:28:52

Episode 112: India's Semi-efficient Semi-fast Train

2/24/2019
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India's much touted indigenous fast train fails on its second day. What does this incompetence reflect?

Duration:00:14:58

Episode 110: India's Messed Up Mainstream Media

2/22/2019
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We discuss the ethnocentric bias of Indian media and its debased culture of rage and rants

Duration:00:15:28

Episode 111: The Pulawama Terrorist Attack

2/18/2019
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We discuss some of the key issues raised by the Pulawama terrorist attack in Kashmir which took the lives of 37 Indian security personnel

Duration:00:14:08

Episode 109: Mamta Takes On Modi

2/14/2019
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Mamta gives Modi a taste of his own medicine. We discuss

Duration:00:13:14

Episode 108: Priyanka Gets Political

2/7/2019
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Priyanka Gandhi official joins politics with a Congress position. We discuss the event and its possible impact

Duration:00:17:45

Episode 107: Sadhu Babas with Pull

2/4/2019
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No Kumbh mela is complete, till some sadhu pulls a car with his genitals. We try and figure out why.

Duration:00:09:07