QueerWOC
QueerWOC
Oct 26, 2017
Ep 26: Burger King Breakups
1 hr 30 min
Money and Nikeeta talk local elections, Burger King bae, pronouns, breakups, and seasonal affective disorder... basic Black queer troublemaker shenanigans. Pronouns are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to gender, CharleeJCo is still offering free shipping using the code "QueerWOC", and coming out to your partner is not easy. We share our feelings on pronouns and share our tips for dealing with breakups. Use the code “QueerWOC” to get free shipping on your orders from CharleeJ Co. - apparel designed with queer people of color in mind!  www.charleejco.com/ QueerWOC of the Week: Serena "Rahzie" Seals for 4th District Common Council https://www.serenaseals.org/ https://www.serenaseals.org/platform "Burger King Bae" stands up to high school bullies https://twitter.com/JustJOSH_ingYa/status/920841882162417664 Community Contributors: Laura Jaffe; The Even Exchange Podcast; Appreciative As F*ck; Ashia Irie Mental Moment w/ Money: Seasonal Affective Disorder. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that comes and goes with the seasons, typically starting in the late fall and early winter and going away during the spring and summer. Money's suggestion is to get as much vitamin D as possible, then try the S.A.F.E. Space Exercise. For 5 minutes write out some songs, activities, foods, and/or exercises that make you feel well. How did you discover them? S- song A- activity F- food E- exercise Word: “Pronoun” Topic/Curved Chronicles: How do you come out to a partner? How do you deal with a breakup? We share our breakup experiences and point everyone to @_MsVixen_ for 30 ways to get over heartbreak and heal correctly http://www.msvixenmag.com/2017/09/30-ways-to-get-over-heart-break-and.html Follow Money| IG/Twitter @MelanatedMoney Follow Nikeeta| IG/Twitter @AfroBlazingGuns
FriendsLikeUs
FriendsLikeUs
Friends Like Us
The Impact Of Sisterhood
Amanda Seales is a comedian and creative visionary. You know her as, “Tiffany DuBois” of HBO’s Insecure and her debut stand up special, “I Be Knowin”. She is a former cohost on daytime talk show, “The Real”, host of NBCs “Bring the Funny,” and hosted the groundbreaking 2020 BET Awards. She is the creator/host of the hella successful touring and now virtual, variety game show, “Smart Funny & Black” owner of its namesake Smart Funny & Black Entertainment, and recently launched the membership community app, “SFB Society” which through vibes, jokes, and facts provides a safe space for folks to be their whole black selves. A Jedi Khaleesi with a patronus that’s a Black Panther with wings, Amanda Seales continues to keep audiences laughing, thinking, and living in their truth! Vanessa Fraction Born in St. Louis and raised in Chicago, this mother of two has over a decade of experience captivating fans around the world with her one of a kind storytelling talent. Whether you see her on stage, television or hear her on the radio, Vanessa is on a mission to empower her audience to overcome their struggles while laughing at hers. These can be hilarious tales of being a single mother paying child support or revealing anecdotes on the battle of being a strong, successful black woman. Her television credits include appearances on Comedy Knock Out and Laff Mobb’s Laff Tracks (TruTV), Tales (BET), and a recurring role on BounceTV’s Mann and Wife. Vanessa’s hilarious and bold stand-up comedy has been showcased on many shows such as HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, 1st Amendment Standup (STARZ) and Mike Epps Live at Club Nokia. As a writer she has worked on The Arsenio Hall Show (CBS), 106 & Park and The Mo’Nique Show (BET). Her film roles include Barber Shop 2: Back in Business and Kim Field’s Holiday Love: The Rebirth. Her quick wit and sharp humor is featured when she guests hosts on entertainment shows like DishNation (FOX) When you "do the math" Vanessa Fraction equals One Very Funny Lady! More info at www.vanessafraction.com Aminah Imani is a stand-up comedian, host, and actor who can be seen nightly at reputable comedy clubs and venues in New York city. Aminah’s notable performance at her alma mater, Howard University's Homecoming Comedy Show paved the way for career highlights including; 2018 Carolines on Broadway March Madness Comedy competition, the DC Comedy Festival, Skankfest Comedy Festival, online content with Buzzfeed and television appearances on Viceland. Aminah currently produces the Wine Before Nine podcast and hosts a weekly comedy show in New York, Comedy at the Knitting Factory. Always hosted by Marina Franklin - One Hour Comedy Special: Single Black Female ( Amazon Prime, CW Network), Trainwreck, Louie Season V, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Conan O'Brien, Stephen Colbert, HBO's Crashing, and The Breaks with Michelle Wolf
1 hr 21 min
GymCastic: The Gymnastics Podcast
GymCastic: The Gymnastics Podcast
gymcastic@gmail.com
449: Larisa's Back!
WATCH HERE Club Gym Nerd members can watch the podcast being recorded (pre-edits with all the bloopers and blunders that don't make it onto the final show) and see video clips of the gymnastics while we discuss. MEET NEWS Larisa Iordache returned from a three-year hiatus to compete at the Romanian national championship! We discuss her performance and possible path to Olympic qualification. Silviana Sfiringu is the Romanian national all-around champion, new queen of beam saves, and possible bars savior; we're very into Ioana Stanciulescu's beam routine; and junior Ana Maria Barbosu might rule them all. Plus, the ways in which the Olympic qualification system has personally victimized Romania and how tentatively optimistic we should be about the future of the Romanian women's team. GYMTERNET NEWS * The latest on December's European Championship that's still happening * Leanne Wong's power move during NCAA signing week * Who's canceling the NCAA season and who's still truckin' * Shane Wiskus is moving on * Plus, news on Taylor Lindsay-Noel, Maria Paseka's husband, Yin Alvarez, North Korean gymnastics defectors, and Jessica and Spencer losing their minds for a while JOIN CLUB GYM NERD * Join Club Gym Nerd for access to Behind the Scenes episodes. * Buy our awesome clothing and gifts here. * We have masks too! RELATED EPISODES * 448: The SafeSport Hack * Gymnastics International Episode 4: Russian & Italian Nationals * 447: Butt Spins for Friendship * 446: Chellsie and Andy Memmel
1 hr 40 min
Intersectionality Matters!
Intersectionality Matters!
African American Policy Forum
30. Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community?
After perhaps the most important election of our lifetimes, the real work begins. On this episode, Kimberlé sits down with a brilliant group of political thinkers and leaders to analyze the 2020 election and the challenges that remain. The discussion includes insights as to how local organizers turned Georgia blue for the first time in a generation, what strategies progressives might employ to keep pressure on President-elect Biden, and why in 2020, President Trump appears to have made electoral inroads with every demographic but white men. The panelists also discuss Kamala Harris’ historic ascension to the nation's second highest office, despite facing unparalleled levels of misogynoir. With: ALICIA GARZA - Co-Founder, Black Lives Matter; Principal, Black Futures Lab EDDIE GLAUDE JR. - Professor, Princeton; Author of Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own JANINE JACKSON - Program Director, FAIR; Producer/Host of CounterSpin
 REP BARBARA LEE - U.S. Representative for California's 13th congressional district KATE MANNE - Professor, Cornell; Author of Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny VIET THANH NGUYEN - Professor, USC; Pulitzer Prize author, The Sympathizer KIRSTEN WEST SAVALI - Executive Producer, Essence Magazine EMERY WRIGHT - Co-director, Project South; Organizer and political educator Hosted by Kimberlé Crenshaw (@sandylocks) Produced by Julia Sharpe-Levine Edited by Julia Sharpe-Levine and Rebecca Scheckman Additional support provided by the African American Policy Forum Music by Blue Dot Sessions Follow us at @intersectionalitymatters, @IMKC_podcast
1 hr 13 min
Merry Little Podcast of MyMerryChristmas.com
Merry Little Podcast of MyMerryChristmas.com
Merry Podcast
The Magic of Turkeys and Santa
In this episode we celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas together with a mix of old and new. Thanksgiving — that All-American holiday of festive foods married with historical debates — get a look through the lens of pandemic past. We explore the Thanksgiving of 1918 and how it was the same and how it was different. This conversation comes as a backdrop to modern-day calls to abolish Thanksgiving by The New York Times and The Atlantic. While we agree some liberties have been taken with the history of Thanksgiving we have to take a real-world look at what Puritans and Native Americans really have to do with the Thanksgiving we really celebrate. But highlighting this episode even more is the fact that Thanksgiving, as always, sets the Christmas stage and helps build the delicious anticipation we all get in Santa Claus. Our merry little Thanksgiving Gobble Contest has yielded some festive results that we shared include the laughter of my 5 year old grandson who grabbed the microphone to tell me a Christmas tale that happened in my home just last Christmas. Mind you, I’ve never heard this story before — and it is, as all Santa stories are — a legendary thing. And that led to the debut of our first edition of our reading of A Visit from St. Nicholas – the Merry Forums sponsored event we call the Twas the Night Before Christmas Read-a-thon. This is an activity we have talked about for years that we have finally made a reality. And it is a little production sure to produce a smile and loads of Christmas spirit. We also share some more new music. A new song from Robyn Scott titled I Saw Santa Last Night brings a party feel to this episode. *_Song Details:_* *Title: * I Saw Santa Last Night *Artist:* Robyn Scott *Writers:* Robyn Scott & Brian Dolph *Length:* 2:54 *BPM:* 100 *ISRC: * CA8ZW1900001 *_Social Media Links_* Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Robynscottsingscountry Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/country.singer.robyn.scott/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/RobynScottsings _*I Saw Santa Last Night – Links*:_ Spotify: http://bit.ly/RS_Santa_Spotify iTunes: http://bit.ly/RS_Santa_iTunes Apple Music: http://bit.ly/RS_Santa_AppleMusic Amazon: http://bit.ly/RS_Santa_Amazon Google Play: http://bit.ly/RS_Santa_GooglePlay YouTube:http://bit.ly/RS_Santa_GooglePlay
32 min
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