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Banana Boys

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Banana Boys is a podcast where three Canadian Tamils talk about growing up in the Tamil culture and how it shaped them. Listen, this is first and foremost a comedy show where we share and laugh at our pain. We hope you do as well.

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Banana Boys is a podcast where three Canadian Tamils talk about growing up in the Tamil culture and how it shaped them. Listen, this is first and foremost a comedy show where we share and laugh at our pain. We hope you do as well.

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Banana Boys

Updated about 24 hours ago

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Banana Boys is a podcast where three Canadian Tamils talk about growing up in the Tamil culture and how it shaped them. Listen, this is first and foremost a comedy show where we share and laugh at our pain. We hope you do as well.

Rank #1: EP.10: Love Marriage vs Arranged Marriage

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In our Valentine's Day Special, the Banana Boys discuss the pros and cons of both a love marriage AND an arranged marriage. I mean, we can expand on that in the description but you're just going to have to listen to the show for yourself to hear what happens. From our hearts to yours... Enjoy!

Feb 14 2019

32mins

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Rank #2: Episode 04: Deepavali Mass Release!

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The boys re-unite to talk about the ancient tradition of Deepavali (not to be confused with Diwali). They share their early memories, the trials and tribulations, and even get a little political at the end. Uh oh... This can't be good. Well, it was nice knowing you all!

Nov 08 2018

37mins

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Rank #3: Rules of Engagement

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In this SPECIAL episode of the Banana Boys, we are joined by Mathusha of Dash The Curry, one of the premiere podcasts on the internet right now. Together, we spend the better part of an hour talking about some Tamil wedding traditions. Why do we do certain things? Can we change for the better? And will Viknesh be alive to see his wedding day after what he says on this show? You'll have to listen to and find out for yourself. Enjoy!

Mar 07 2019

55mins

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Rank #4: Episode 06: Shrivelled Balloons?

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In this episode, the Banana Boys discuss body size. It's something that is always a topic of conversation amongst Tamil uncles and aunties. When did you first think about it? How did you handle the situation? And how do we move forward? Oh, and like any episode, we share some of our most embarrasing stores. Make sure to follow The Risky Fox on Instagram and share this show with your friends. Enjoy!

Dec 06 2018

43mins

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Rank #5: Episode 07: Who The FOOK Are The Banana Boys?!

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Happy New Year Banana Band! We are back after some time off for the holidays and are excited to bring you ANOTHER episode of the Banana Boys! In this epsiode, we ring in the new year and go on a tangent about New Years resolutions. And then we jump into our topic of the week, who the fuck are the Banana Boys? We answer questions and hopefully provide some laughs along the way. The episode ends on a surprise from Gajan. You won't want to miss this! Make sure to follow The Risky Fox on Instagram and share this show with your friends. Enjoy!

Jan 04 2019

43mins

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Rank #6: Episode 05: Oh My! You've Blackened!

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In this episode, the Banana Boys discuss the age-old topic of skin colour. It has been rooted in Tamil culture for generations, and does not show any signs of slowing down. When did you experience it? How do you deal with it? And what would we do about it?

Nov 23 2018

30mins

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Rank #7: Season Two?!

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In a suprise twist of events, the Banana Boys have an important announcment about the future of the show. Will this be the last time the Boys record together? Will Nisant ever find true love? You'll have to listen to find out!

Apr 04 2019

37mins

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Rank #8: Episode 03: Weapons of Ass Destruction

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In our third episode of Banana Boys, the crew discuss the wrath of a mother scorned. And if that wasn't enough, they dive deep into Amma's arsenal of weapons. Listen, some of you might just flinch listening to our show but we had to do it! Make sure to share our podcast with your friends and leave a review if you enjoyed the show!

Oct 25 2018

37mins

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Rank #9: Tamils Dating Then and Now

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In this episode of the Banana Boys, we talk about the dating scene. Specifically, share those embarrasing stories of us trying to woo our better halves. What was your first dates like? When did we tell our parents? And especially, how did they react?! Find out all that and more in this very special episode. Enjoy!

Apr 18 2019

50mins

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Rank #10: THE CUT: Tamils in Content Creation

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Introducing a new series within the Banana Boys podcast feed: THE CUT, as in Directors Cut. While the Banana Boys is, and will continue to be, a comedy show about growing up Tamil, we want to leverage this platform to give even more value to our listeners. THE CUT is all about having some honest, long-form conversations with other Tamils doing amazing things within out community. For our inaugural episode, we are joined by Swarna and Deya (@thelifeofasocialbutterfly and @deyakannesha respectively) to talk about being a Tamil Content Creator. We also speak about their @AspireToInspire.SD initiative. If you're a creator, you don't want to miss this episode. Enjoy!

Mar 16 2019

1hr 35mins

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