In one fell sweep, Vir Das addresses almost every strain of political struggle we are undergoing.
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Joshi's one-hour special shows that it's possible to have your audience in splits without being insensitive in the process.
'Ghost Stories' is hardly about ghosts as we understand them in common parlance; it is about the demons within, and social evils which go unchecked.
Storytelling has changed, but the allure of escaping into a story remains the same, mental and physical health concerns be damned.
The series has won accolades for its honest and matter-of-fact portrayal of a practising Muslim.
For all its fart jokes and sight gags, the show belongs to a venerable philosophical and theological tradition.