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Tall Tales Takeaway

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Location:

Mumbai, India

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Tall Tales Take Away is India's first storytelling podcast. Curated by Tall Tales' Michael Burns, the stories are all real, told by the people who experienced them.

Twitter:

@TTtakeaway

Language:

English

Contact:

919833646717


Episodes

Tall Tales Takeaway S01E12 - Jashn

11/3/2016
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Here in India, sometimes when you think you need space in life, like when a loved one passes away, society doesn’t let you have it. We have rituals that include feeding strangers, having ceremonies and rights on the 4th day, the 13th day … and at age 12, Saurabh Jain encountered this when his grandmother passed away when he was with her in Gaya. His story is called Jashn, which means celebration or a festival. The story is in Hindi, but the Q&A after is in English, so stick around. Tall...

Duration: 00:20:22


Tall Tales Takeaway S01E11 - No Ticket

10/28/2016
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In some way, we're all held hostage by our mobile phones. Not just us individually, but humanity in general. Imagine all the hours that we're constantly wasting that could be more productive. Just how mesmerizing things devices can be came into sharp focus for Anurag Byas recently after his move to Mumbai. Stick around for the Q&A with host Michael Burns after. Tall Tales Takeaway is India's first storytelling podcast. Featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them,...

Duration: 00:21:01


Tall Tales Takeaway S01E10 - Cat Dog

10/20/2016
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Some bonds transcend all boundaries. And some are so deep that they suggest that the boundary itself is an illusion. Alisha Parekh describes one such relationship. Stick around for the Q&A with host Michael Burns after. Tall Tales Takeaway is India's first storytelling podcast. Featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them, the season is curated by Tall Tales' Michael Burns. The podcast is a genre-hopping buffet of delights – tantalize your mind with the taste of...

Duration: 00:18:45


Tall Tales Takeaway S01E09 - The Skeleton

10/13/2016
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Apala Battacharya's family always wanted her to be a doctor. So much so that the matriarchs saw to it that oh-so-subtle reminders were always on hand--you know, just in case you need them. Stick around for the Q&A with host Michael Burns after. Tall Tales Takeaway is India's first storytelling podcast. Featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them, the season is curated by Tall Tales' Michael Burns. The podcast is a genre-hopping buffet of delights – tantalize your...

Duration: 00:13:26


Tall Tales Takeaway S01E08 - Little Green Men

10/6/2016
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Crunchy politics gives way to far more unconventional things in this story by our host Michael Burns about a seemingly normal ride home one night that goes awry. Stick around for the Q&A, this time hosted by another story teller, Matt Daniels. Tall Tales Takeaway is India's first storytelling podcast. Featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them, the season is curated by Tall Tales' Michael Burns. The podcast is a genre-hopping buffet of delights – tantalize your...

Duration: 00:27:44


Tall Tales Takeaway S01E07 - Law Boys & Girls Together

9/29/2016
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While a graduate student at Yale University, Gauri Balani had a chance to meet a lot of students. One of them that she'll never forget was James. Oh James! Stick around for the Q&A with host Michael Burns after. Tall Tales Takeaway is India's first storytelling podcast. Featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them, the season is curated by Tall Tales' Michael Burns. The podcast is a genre-hopping buffet of delights – tantalize your mind with the taste of fear, feel...

Duration: 00:24:09


Tall Tales Takeaway S01E06 - Size Zero

9/23/2016
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What does it really mean to grow up? Maybe it has something to do with accepting who you are and seeing yourself in a healthy and accurate way rather than how other see you. This is a struggle that Archana Ramanathan has been through. Stick around for the Q&A with host Michael Burns after. Tall Tales Takeaway is India's first storytelling podcast. Featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them, the season is curated by Tall Tales' Michael Burns. The podcast is a...

Duration: 00:27:53


Tall Tales Takeaway S01E05 - A Room For Two

9/16/2016
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A few years ago, Chandrima Das went to New York for work and she rented a room in Manhattan. Just for herself. Or so she thought. Listen to her story, but keep the lights on … Stick around for the Q&A with host Michael Burns after. Tall Tales Takeaway is India’s first storytelling podcast. Featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them, the season is curated by Tall Tales’ Michael Burns. The podcast is a genre-hopping buffet of delights – tantalize your mind with the...

Duration: 00:23:05


Tall Tales Takeaway S01E04 - I hate Rahul Singh

9/9/2016
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All of us are less put-together than we let on. But we don't like to be reminded of that fact. Yogesh Upadhyaya remembers a time when a colleague from work showed him up, with that single perfectly timed stroke of panache. Stick around for the Q&A with host Michael Burns after. Tall Tales Takeaway is India’s first storytelling podcast. Featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them, the season is curated by Tall Tales’ Michael Burns. The podcast is a genre-hopping...

Duration: 00:12:57


TTtakeaway S01E01 - No Trashcans in Tokyo

8/11/2016
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Trying new foods is one of the best things about travelling abroad. But eating is 95% of the experience. There's also the minor detail of getting rid of the evidence. Mukul Chadda takes us to the scene of the cultural crime. Join us for the seminal episode of the Tall Tales Takeaway: India's first storytelling podcast featuring all true stories told by the people who experienced them. The podcast is a genre-hopping buffet of delights – tantalize your mind with the taste of fear, feel...

Duration: 00:24:42