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The Bad Take

22 EpisodesProduced by The Bad TakeWebsite

A conversational podcast on anything from politics and pop culture to the universe and the meaning of life.

About the Hosts

Thamara Kandabada

Thamara Kandabada


Thamara Kandabada is a co-founder of Bear Appeal, a basics clothing brand based in Nugegoda, Sri Lanka.

Himal Kotelawala

Himal Kotelawala


Himal Kotelawala is a journalist currently with Republic Next, an online news publication based in Colombo, Sri Lanka.


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