Is the Mic Still On

Kid Rock Goes Off

Per discussions on the podcast the few weeks, we decided to switch things up a bit with our approach to topics. Each of us will bring a topic of interest to the table and discuss it among each other. Below are the timestamps and resource materials for this week’s episode:

TIME STAMPS

SHOW NOTES:

5:38 – Facts Only

TOPICS:

13:34 – Jeffrey Epstein: http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/08/jeffrey-epstein-dies-by-suicide-report.html

27:34 – Lizzo tweet: https://www.essence.com/celebrity/lizzo-tweet-swae-lee-future-backlash/

56:22 – #RichPaulRule: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/aug/14/rich-paul-rule-lebron-james-ncaa-basketball x https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/12/sports/ncaa-rich-paul-rule-agents.html

1:09:17 – Kid Rock Slams Taylor Swift: http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/kid-rock-called-out-for-vulgar-slam-of-taylor-swift/

1:25:12 – 21-year-old female kicked for raping a 13-year-old boy.

1:33:07 – Student Loan debt

1:37:27 – Comment Commentary

1:45:32 – Pass the Mic Segment – Listening to Norwegian metal

El Paso

Word of the Day: Aquiver – https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aquiver

TOPICS:

(8:23) El Paso Hero

(31:52) Glenn Oakley –  https://www.armytimes.com/news/2019/08/04/fort-hood-soldier-hailed-as-hero-in-el-paso-mall-shooting

(35:36) A$AP Rocky update: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/u-s-warned-sweden-negative-consequences-if-asap-rocky-wasn-n1038961

Trump A$AP tweet:

(38:55) White Oklahoma woman tased after refusing to sign ticket:

(44:34) French hoverboard: https://www.engadget.com/2019/07/31/french-hoverboard-pilot-will-retry-jet-powered-flight-to-england/

(59:52) Fired over too much tupac – https://www.npr.org/2019/07/17/742815262/fired-over-too-much-tupac-a-rap-loving-bureaucrat-from-iowa-says-he-hopes-not

(1:11:09) Raw chicken runs away: https://mashable.com/article/zombie-chicken-frog-jumps-off-table-video/

We close out the show with Comment Commentary (1:17:57) and the Pass the Mic Segment. We have a follow up from Carson (1:34:00) and then hit the question of the week (1:41:00). 

For Better or Worse ft. Nicki D’usse (NoDissRespect)

Hello everyone, we’re back for another episode. This week, we touch on the following topics:

Racist cartoon (16:03)
Black Spider-Man (26:15)
Elon Musk wants to put bluetooth in your head (33:10)
Nicole Murphy

And we wrap up the show with the Pass the Mic segment.

The Squad ft. Nicki D’usse (NoDissRespect) and Shelton x KP (Black Korea)

What’s up everyone – we’re back with another episode this week and we’re super excited to share this show with you. Rod, Feefo, and B are all out this week. Sitting in for them are Nicki D’usse from the NoDissRespect, Frames Per Second, Dead End Sports podcasts and Shelton x KP from the Black Korea podcast produced by Feefo. We revisited (again) our discussion on Jermaine Dupri, Africans x Lotion and A$AP with our guests. We also give you all some grocery shopping tips, why Madonna should’ve known better, and how we deal with anger issues, self-care, and more. 

Timestamps: 6:00 – Grocery shopping tips 7:00 – Publix, Food Depot, Aldi, and Kroger 11:00 – Africans vs lotion part 2 33:36 – Four Congresswomen 38:20 – White Security Guard pulls a gun on black Sheriff Deputy 41:00 – Madonna 1:01:00 – Marvel Phase 4 lineup announced 1:12:00 – Comment Commentary

A$AP Rocky Locked Up

This week is Kon’s final episode editing the show. We wish him the best as he moves forward in his next journey. On this week’s show, we discuss:

Lil Nas X’s coming out party (10:26)
Nike’s racist shoes (26:17)
A$AP Rocky’s Sweden arrest (39:15)
The Little Mermaid blacklash (42:36)
Hawaiin blackface (58:20)
Blue Bell Licker 1:00:52)
Starbucks ask cops to leave (1:05:00)

We close out the show with comment commentary (1:08:05) and the Pass the Mic Segment (1:20:34)

40 Acres and A Back Headbutt

What up! We’re back this week with a new episode discussing the following topics:

Reparations (1:11)
Kyle Kashuv losing his Harvard Admission (20:25)
Clarence Thomas (29:44)
LaVar Ball’s ESPN Ban (34:18)
Naming the 90’s (53:08)
Cell phones causing horns to grow in the back of people’s heads (58:00)
Star Wars mistake hidden in plain site (1:04:30)

We wrap up with comment commentary (1:07:06) and the pass the mic segment about being barely black (1:15:07).

Cutting Ties with My Ex, Being BiSexual, and Selfish – A Pass the Mic Episode (ft. Tyelerr Durden & Naturally Na)

This week, we do a mailbag episode and a bit of an AMA. Topics include:

Straight Edge (3:30)
Is there a stigma for being bisexual (10:43)
Would you ever leave the country (28:42)
Favorite food to cook (39:11)
Technology influence on our lives (46:04)
Should I cut ties with my ex? (53:40)
Am I being selfish (1:01:37)
Father Figure (1:11:26)

We wrap up with our Pass the Mic Segment (1:34:59)