Ep. 332: Cock & Bull feat. Kajol Srinivasan, Amit, and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull, Cyrus is joined by stand-up comedian Kajol Srinivasan, Amit and Abbas. The four of them have a heated discussion about Hardik Pandya & K.L. Rahul's appearance on Koffee with Karan. They also discuss Rajkumar Hirani's sexual harassment case, Rahul Gandhi being accused of sexism, Indian army chief's statement about homosexuals not being allowed in the army, the filed charge sheet in Kanhaiya Kumar's sedition case, and Whatsapp co-founder selling his Porsche's.

You can follow Kajol Srinivasan on twitter @LOLrakshak

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Ep. 323: Feat. Bachi Karkaria

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On this week's episode of Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by the iconic journalist and writer Bachi Karkaria. Cyrus and Bachi talk about:

  • Her education in Kolkata

  • Working with Khushwant Singh in the late 60s

  • Putting local stories onto the front page

  • The inane questions she gets for her column 'Giving Gyan'

  • An in -depth look at the speakers, themes, panels and sessions at the upcoming Times Litfest in Mumbai.

Follow Bachi Karkaria on twitter at @bachikarkaria

The Time Litfest takes place from the 14th to 16th of December 2018 and you can see the list of speakers, attendees and session schedules at https://timeslitfest.com/

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Ep. 321: Feat. Namita Devidayal

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus talks to author, journalist and exponent of Indian classical music Namita Devidayal. Cyrus and Namita talk about:

  • Her start in journalism

  • Her music classes at Kennedy bridge

  • Journey of 'The Music Room', her first book

  • Singing in front of Mick Jagger

  • The upcoming Times Litfest and its curation

  • Her new book 'The Sixth String of Vilayat Khan'

You can order Namita's new book here 

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Ep. 320: Cock & Bull feat. Trupti, Abbas and Swati

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On this week's Cock & Bull, Cyrus is joined by actor Trupti Khamkar, Swati and Abbas. The four of them discuss:

  • US missionary killed by an isolated Andaman tribe

  • The nature of political rhetoric and what counts as "playing dirty"

  • The crumbling Great wall and the straightening tower of Pisa

  • Can we be "objectumsexual"?

  • Mary Kom becoming a six time boxing champion

Follow Trupti on instagram at @actortrupti

You can also listen to Trupti on our comedy podcast with Aadar Malik and Navin Noronha 'Sun Lo Jee, Sonulogy' - http://ivmpodcasts.com/sunlojee

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Ep. 319: Feat. Varun Duggirala

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by Varun Duggirala - marketing and advertising profesional, co-founder and content chief of The Glitch, and podcaster. Cyrus and Varun talk about:

  • Varun's days as an intern at Mtv and producing shows for Channel V

  • His oddball jobs from a call centre employee to a whiskey promoter

  • His college days in Pune and Bangalore

  • The Glitch's origin story

  • His new podcast on IVM called 'Advertising is Dead'

Follow Varun on instagram @dailydement

Listen to Varun's podcast 'Advertising is Dead' at: http://ivmpodcasts.com/advertising-is-dead

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them to whatcyrussays@gmail.com

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Ep. 318: Cock & Bull feat. Sriraam, Amit, Swati and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by stand up comic Sriraam Padmanabhan, Amit, Swati and Abbas. They discuss:

  • T.M. Krishna's concert cancelled by the airport authorities

  • What is "BDE" in light of Oxford dictionary's word of the year

  • Mithali Raj becoming India's highest run getter in T20s

  • Abhijit Mitra Iyer's arrest

  • Sriraam's cross to bear with reality shows

  • Jack Dorsey's comments on fake news

Follow Sriraam in twitter @sriraamp 

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Ep. 317: Feat. Saurav Mehta

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On this week's 'Cyrus Says' Cyrus is joined by comedian Saurav Mehta. Cyrus and Saurav discuss:

  • The Indian concept of 'bakshish'

  • Saurav's school and it's (in)famous alumni

  • Living near the CM's house

  • Going from CA to stand-up

  • Being the first Jain comic

Follow Saurav on instagram @sauravmehta90

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Ep. 316: Cock & Bull feat. Kajol Srinivasan, Amit and Abbas

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On this week's episode of Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by stand-up comedian Kajol Srinivasan, Amit and Abbas. The four of them discuss:

  • Virat Kohli's "leave the country" comment

  • Trump's scuffle with CNN journalist Jim Acosta

  • Should we be allowed to legally change our age?

  • Is Congress the new BJP?

  • China's first AI newscasters

  • Remembering Stan Lee

Follow Kajol on twitter @LOLrakshak 

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Ep. 313: Feat. Rytasha Rathore

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This week on Cyrus Says we have actor, host, and overall fun person Rytasha Rathore. Cyrus and Rytasha talk about:

  • Her life in Singapore

  • Going to the same school as Cyrus

  • Rytasha's "dudebro" voice

  • Doing theater and getting a college degree in acting

  • Her break on 'Badho Bahu'

  • Sex positivity and the VICE India documentary 'Sex Rated'

Follow Rytasha on instagram at @rytash 

You can watch all episodes of 'Sex Rated' here

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Ep. 309: Feat. Joel Pereira

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On this week's Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by creative director, editor, producer and anchor Joel Pereira. Cyrus and Joel talk about:

  • Joel's various stints in print, TV and digital media

  • Working with Arnab Goswami

  • Journalism in the pre-BMM days

  • The cancellation of 'On Air with AIB' in light of the #MeToo movement

  • How #MeToo and #TImesUp will help the entertainment industry

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Ep. 306: Cock & Bull feat. Pavitra Shetty, Swati and Amit

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus, Swati and Amit are joined by stand-up comedian and writer Pavitra Shetty, They talk about Utsav Chakrobarty's sexual harassment case, AIB's dissolvement and more. Pavitra sheds light on how the #MeToo movement will change the comedy scene and Bollywood along with other spaces, why women won't be giving men the benefit of doubt and what legal recourse is being planned to act against harassment in such cases. The 4 of them also briefly touch upon Brett Kavanaugh's selection as US supreme court judge.

You can follow Pavitra on twitter @pavie_shetty 

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Ep. 304: Cock & Bull feat. Aakash Mehta, Amit and Swati

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This week on Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by comedian Aakash Mehta, Amit and Swati. The four of them discuss:

  • Aadhar verdict and its pros and cons

  • Parallels between the Kavanaugh and Nana Patekar harassment allegations

  • Aakash dealing with an obsessive fan post show

  • Supreme court's adultery verdict and monogamy in 2018

You can follow Aakash on twitter at @KuchBhiMehta

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Ep. 302: Cock & Bull feat. Vivek Kaul and Amit Doshi

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by economist and author Vivek Kaul and Amit Doshi. The three of them talk about:

  • The Rafale deal developments

  • Stormy Daniels and her "mushroom-y" revelations about Trump

  • RSS playing good cop bad cop

  • Ind-Pak encounters on the field and off the field

  • Anup Jalota giving Cyrus hope

You can order Vivek Kaul's 'Easy Money' trilogy here: https://amzn.to/2xFUDOl

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Ep. 301: Feat. Rajeev Masand

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On this episode of Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by film critic Rajeev Masand. He chats with Cyrus about:

  • Watching 'Jaws' in the theater as an 8 year old

  • The time he was late to interview Mr. Bachchan

  • Film criticism in the 90s vs. today

  • The evolution of Indian filmgoers

  • How being starstruck doesn't hinder his objectivity

You can follow Rajeev on twitter @RajeevMasand To read his reviews check out his website: http://www.rajeevmasand.com/

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Ep. 47: (Rebroadcast) Feat. Brijesh Singh

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This week we're rebroadcasting one of our favourite episodes from the archives.
On this episode our guest is Brijesh Singh - author, foodie, and former Inspector General of Police. Cyrus and Brijesh talk about:

  • Brijesh's relationship with the TV Show CID

  • Traffic Planning in Mumbai

  • Brijesh's experiences in the police

  • Quantum Siege - how true to life is his book

  • Why Indian policemen wear Khakhi

  • Sanskari James Bond

  • Brijesh's book Quantum Siege is a thriller where a Police officer has less than
    72 hours to diffuse a nuclear threat. It can be bought here:
    http://www.amazon.in/Quantam-Siege-Brijesh-Singh/dp/0143422871/

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Ep. 300: Cyrus Says 300! feat. Malaika Arora & Nikhil Chinapa

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It's the 300th episode of Cyrus Says! To mark this milestone we bring back the original gang of MTV VJ’s - Malaika Arora, Nikhil Chinapa and of course Cyrus Broacha. Look out for tons of fun, laughter and nostalgia on this reunion.

From funny anecdotes about thongs, hoardings, award shows, countdowns and 'Roadies' to insights about the early days of Indian television and audience behaviour, this episode is a fine balance of fun and insight. Amit joins the trio for the AMA's and the fun multiplies.

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them to whatcyrussays@gmail.com

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Ep. 299: Cock & Bull feat. Amit, Kavita and Abbas

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On this episode of Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by Amit, Kavita and Abbas. The four of them talk about:

  • Supreme court's landmark decision to de-criminalize gay sex

  • Colin Kaepernick's controversial Nike ad

  • Serena Williams' grand slam loss and the drama surrounding it

  • The rising fuel prices and the opposition's bandh

  • Should a politician's food habits be a talking point in 2018?

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Ep. 298: Feat. Aadar Malik

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On this episode of Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by stand-up comedian, musician, actor and one fifth of comedy collective SnG comedy - Aadar Malik. Tune in to hear about:

  • Aadar's early acting and theater days
  • How theater led to stand-up comedy
  • Aadar's performance of 'She Called Me Bhaiya' which has Cyrus in splits
  • Doing improv comedy with SnG
  • A deconstruction of Kalrashukla coaching classes
  • Aadar's podcast Sun Lo Jee, Sonulogy
  • His upcoming French film

Listen to Aadar's podcast here: http://ivmpodcasts.com/sunlojee/

Follow Aadar on twitter @TheAadarGuy 

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Ep. 297: Cock & Bull feat. Amit, Swati and Abbas

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On this episode of Cock & Bull, Cyrus is joined by Amit, Swati and Abbas. They talk about:

  • The #UrbanNaxals kerfuffle
  • The mini tweet storm Cyrus kicked up on Janmashtami
  • Nature of protests in light of the Madras high court judgement
  • An extended AMA section which covers everything from Thanos to cricket to nature of religious tolerance/intolerance

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Follow Amit on twitter: @amitdoshi
Follow Abbas on twitter: @AbbasMomin
Follow Swati on twitter: @swatibakshi02

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Ep. 295: Cock & Bull feat. Amit, Abbas and Surbhi

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by Amit, Abbas and Surbhi. They chat about:

  • BJP-Congress meme wars

  • The fascinating connection between celibacy and cornflakes

  • UAE's offer to provide aid for Kerala floods

  • Eight thousand students failing accountancy exam in Goa

  • Ex-Indian idol contestant's horrifying account

Do send in AMA questions for Cyrus by tweeting them to @cyrussaysin or e-mailing them to whatcyrussays@gmail.com

Follow Amit on twitter: @amitdoshi
Follow Abbas on twitter: @AbbasMomin
Follow Surbhi on twitter: @SmallTalkPolice

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