Mind your Buffalo

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Apr 22, 2024

Ep 30 - Comedy is Serious Business (w. Ravi Gaikwad)

One of my favorite funny men, Ravi Gaikwad joins in to shoot the breeze about IPL uncles, comedy, caste & the 'Blue Material' lineup which is on the verge of exploding onto the mainstream face.

57 mins

Apr 18, 2024

Ep 29- Make History Great Again (w. Dr Ruchika Sharma)

The words 'History Professor' and 'Viral'/'Relevant' have never been used in the same context. Before Dr. Ruchika that is. Her YouTube channel 'Eyeshadow & Etihaas with Dr. Ruchika Sharma' has been stirring up...

85 mins

Apr 11, 2024

Ep 28- The Era of Boring Basic People

It is the era of being boring & basic. Embrace it. Don't try to be interesting, its not worth it. Let's binge watch FRIENDS again, quote Joey and make it our wole personality.

63 mins

Mar 30, 2024

Ep 27- The Battle for Ashoka

Ashoka University is in the news. There is a demand for caste-based reservations in the heart of the privileged empire. The Buffalo brings you a dispatch from the frontlines!

72 mins

Mar 16, 2024

Ep 26- Name is Bond. Electoral Bond.

Electoral Bond season is here. All the straight laced-sweet-tax paying English speaking citizens are clutching their pearls. Oh my god there is KO-RUP-SHUN in India? Hai Allah! Hai Tauba!

66 mins

Mar 04, 2024

Ep 25- Ambanipalooza

Ambani ki Shaadi, the Emperor's party has taken over the news and life. All us plebs are staring at the spectacle scratching our heads, only folks not confused or dismayed are the Banias-- who are never fazed b...

62 mins

Feb 08, 2024

Ep 24- Live-ins Are Bad!

The Buffalo reflects on the current happenings: Ram Mandir ceremony review, Live-in Relationships & who else but everyone's favorite uncle Rajdeep Sardesai

70 mins

Jan 19, 2024

Ep 23- The Bogus Idea of India

on the Ram Mandir inauguration-- a freewheeling unhinged rant on the "Idea of India" which Savarna liberals keep trotting out-- an episode most likely to get the Buffalo arrested.

87 mins

Jan 06, 2024

Ep 22- Is this a book review?

The Buffalo starts trying to review a book, goes on an epic rant on Savarna education system, Chetan Bhagat, cultural performativity, mediocrity of Savarna writing-- ends up being strangely existentially vulner...

72 mins

Dec 22, 2023

Ep 21- The Archie-fied Gen Z

The Buffalo has a guest, Rohitha joins in to unpack the cultural moment & politics behind 'The Archies' & Savarna Gen Z in particular.

79 mins