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Aparna Nancherla

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Bad Dating App Bios (w/ Aparna Nancherla)

Why Won't You Date Me? with Nicole Byer

Stand-up comedian Aparna Nancherla (BoJack Horseman, Corporate) joins Nicole to discuss how her first and only Tinder date evolved into her longterm relationship. They read some bad dating app bios, talk The Real Housewives of Potomac, and Aparna gives advice on preparing for the possibility of a Handmaid's Tale-like apocalypse. We're nominated for a Webby Award! Please cast your vote here: https://vote.webbyawards.com/PublicVoting#/2021/podcasts/general-series/comedy Follow Nicole Byer: Upcoming Tour Dates: linktr.ee/nicolebyerwastaken Twitter: @nicolebyer Instagram: @nicolebyer Buy Merch: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/nicole-byer?ref_id=964 Order Nicole's book: www.indiebound.org/book/9781524850746See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


23 Apr 2021

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Episode 98: Amy Solomon and Aparna Nancherla

The Maris Review

This week on The Maris Review, Amy Solomon and Aparna Nancherla join Maris Kreizman to discuss the anthology Notes from the Bathroom Line: Humor, Art, and Low-Grade Panic from 150 of the Funniest Women in Comedy—which Amy edited, and Aparna contributed to—out now from Harper Design.Amy Solomon is a producer on HBO’s Silicon Valley and Barry. She currently runs Alec Berg’s production company, where she develops content for film and television. She is the editor of Notes from the Bathroom Line.Aparna Nancherla is a comedian and general silly billy. Her sense of humor is dry, existential, and absurd, with notes of uncalled-for whimsy. Think, a wine you didn’t order. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


8 Apr 2021

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Episode 9: Assimilating with Aparna Nancherla

Should I Get Bangs?

Comedian Aparna Nancherla chats about being raised by immigrants, eating disorders and anxiety. She and Giulia also bond over not being allowed to go to sleepovers as and kids and not wanting to go to parties as adults. Trigger warning: we discuss restricted eating & bulimia. Where to find guests:Aparna on Twitter & Instagram @aparnapkinGiulia on Twitter @giuliarozzi & Instagram @msgiuliarozziResources discussed on the show:Meditation Minis with Chel Hamilton: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/meditation-minis-podcast/id963597166The National Eating Disorders Association: https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/where-do-i-start-0 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 6mins

25 Mar 2021

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Aparna Nancherla and Schalk Bezuidenhout

Comedians Vs. The News

Brilliant comedians from around the world join Jess Salomon and Eman El-Husseini to take on the headlines.This week Jess and Eman are joined by American comedian and writer Aparna Nancherla and South Africa’s hilarious Schalk Bezuidenhout.They’ll be asking if the pandemic has made us more forgetful, and finding out why pop star Bruno Mars is begging the Grammys to let him perform. Join Comedians vs the News for the funniest take on the global headlines you’ve heard this week.


12 Mar 2021

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X-Rae: With Rae Lynn Caspar White

I chat with the lovely, funny and extremely talented comic and author Aparna Nancherla. We talk about her upcoming book about Imposter Syndrome, India, cancel culture, relationships, opening for John Oliver in Buffalo for 5,000 people, my underlying psychological issues and so much more!


21 Jan 2021

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238 - Aparna Nancherla, Jon Gabrus, DeAnne Smith and Scott Dooley

Don't You Know Who I Am? Hosted by Josh Earl

Aparna Nancherla, Jon Gabrus, DeAnne Smith and Scott Dooley cross time zones as we find out who no longer pees in the pool thanks to Covid, why Scott was hanging out with Olympic wrestlers and I educate our International guests on the wonder that was Who Dares Wins with Mike Whitney.Come see the pod live in Melbourne at Comedy Republic Jan 23, 30, Feb 6 and 13. Tickets at joshearl.com.auAnd support the show through Patreon by subscribing at patreon.com/dykwiaSee acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 6mins

13 Jan 2021

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Aparna Nancherla and Jo Firestone

Couples Therapy

GOOD VIBES ONLY! Yes, frenz, with the anxiety of the election descending upon us like a swarm of locusts, we decided to convene a roundtable of fun with our pals Jo Firestone (Dr. Gameshow, Joe Pera Talks With You) and Aparna Nancherla (Corporate, BoJack Horseman) with the express purpose of giving you a good time to take your minds off of whatever the fuck is happening electorally at this very moment. And from top to bottom, this one is just GOOD VIBES ONLY! Find us on IG or Twitter! And you can support the show on Patreon or with a t-shirt and watch us every Wednesday on Twitch!  This week though, we're doing a special show TODAY on election day to keep your brain occupied. Watch us at 1pm PST/4pm EST as part of Vote. No Joke.!See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 10mins

3 Nov 2020

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EP 9 - Aparna Nancherla, the Bad Girl of Comedy, is Here to Help!

This Might Help with Matt Braunger

I love Aparna, and I’m far from alone. Her hilarious stage presence, her incredible acting work, and her peerless writing (no one is better at Twitter) have earned her fans from all walks of life. She and I met doing comedy in the waiting area of Walter Reed Hospital ten-odd years ago, and we’ve been friends ever since. THE CALLS: 1) Chris is running out of cooking ideas, can you help??, 2) A woodpecker is living in the corner a guy’s house. How to get rid of it? (Side note: WTF??), and 3) A caller hasn’t been in a relationship for a long time and isn’t sure he wants one. Is that okay? Listen in to hear our genius answers!Call Matt at: 323-763-0228New episodes every ThursdayFollow @BraungerInterested in advertising? Email advertise@thelaughbutton.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 5mins

30 Jul 2020

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Ep 67: Aparna Nancherla

Off Menu with Ed Gamble and James Acaster

Comedian and writer Aparna Nancherla has booked a table in the dream restaurant this week. And, finally, James’s Diet Coke story gets an upgrade.Follow Aparna Nancherla on Twitter: @aparnapkinRecorded and edited by Ben Williams for Plosive Productions.Artwork by Paul Gilbey (photography and design) and Amy Browne (illustrations).Follow Off Menu on Twitter and Instagram: @offmenuofficial.And go to our website www.offmenupodcast.co.uk for a list of restaurants recommended on the show.Watch Ed and James's YouTube series 'Just Puddings'. Watch here.See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 2mins

29 Jul 2020

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Chris Gethard (Eddie Broser); Aparna Nancherla (Pella Bhat); Episode #110

Inside Joke: Space Force

Let’s go inside Netflix’s Space Force - #110 Proportionate Response. We’ll look at what it took to get this show off the ground, the blast they had on set, and hear exclusively from Aparna Nancherla who portrays novice astronaut Pella Bhat. Chris Gethard who plays crazy Eddie, talks about how he booked the show last minute and the ins and outs of the New York comedy scene. Hosted by Jimmy O. Yang Produced by Rae Votta, Grant Rutter, Matt Sav and Rachael King, in partnership with Pod PeopleEdited by Daniel Carissimi Special thanks to Kurt Graver, Allison McManus, Meg Masters, Lamarco McClendon and Mandy Ellis. Inside Joke: Space Force Netflix, 2020


29 Jun 2020