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Ep 48: Ramblings and Buzzfeed Quizzes

12/10/2018
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We are back for a lowkey episode with us just talking about random stuff and doing Buzzfeed quizzes while drinking of course! We have one more episode before our season is over! http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/542434476-user-773139664-dwb-ep-48-ramblings-and-buzzfeed-quizzes.mp3 Follow Us at: Twitter: @DrinkingWBlerds Facebook: Drinking With Blerds Blog: drinkingwithblerds.com Shannon Sorhaindo: @PrettiiRandom Khemani Gibson: @JamaicanScholar Use...

Duration:01:36:35

Ep 44: Do You have a Minute to Talk about Your Beliefs?

11/26/2018
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This episode was originally recorded three weeks ago but we did not like how it turned out so we re-recorded it and we are really pleased with how this version turned out. In this episode our hosts unpack their relationships with religion and their different opinions and experiences with it growing up and currently. We… Read More Ep 44: Do You have a Minute to Talk about Your Beliefs?

Duration:01:02:10

Ep 47: It’s Thanksgiving!

11/20/2018
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We have a really easy-going episode for you all today as you all prepare your food and your bodies for Thanksgiving! Our host discuss what Thanksgiving was like for them growing up and what it’s like now. Happy Thanksgiving to all our listeners we are very thankful for all your support! http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/533219583-user-773139664-dwb-ep-47-its-thanksgiving.mp3 Follow Us at:… Read More Ep 47: It’s Thanksgiving!

Duration:01:00:18

Ep 46: So The Elections Happened Now What?

11/11/2018
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Today we have one of our first guest back on the show, Rashawn Davis, to talk about the aftermath of the 2018 midterm elections. We of course catch up on all the great things he’s been up to in the past year. Guest: Rashawn Davis @Rashawn_A_Davis http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/528442488-user-773139664-dwb-ep-46-so-the-election-happened-now-what.mp3 Follow Us at: Twitter: @DrinkingWBlerds Facebook: Drinking… Read More Ep 46: So The Elections Happened...

Duration:01:18:18

Ep 45: Y’all Need To Go Vote On Nov 6th!

11/4/2018
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In a special early released episode we are at Rutgers University’s Paul Robeson Campus Center in Newark to discuss the importance of the black millenial vote in the Nov 6th midterm elections. We are joined by Councilwoman for the City of Orange Donna Williams, actor Eric Payne (Malcolm X, School Daze, ER, etc.), and a… Read More Ep 45: Y’all Need To Go Vote On Nov 6th!

Duration:00:45:37

Ep 43: So We Don’t Really Have A Topic Exactly

10/15/2018
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Sooooo we really didn’t have much to discuss but we do unpack the latest in Kanye foolishness, Ella Mai’s amazing album, Jacquees at Livingston Mall, and a few other unrelated hilarious stories! http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/514481367-user-773139664-dwb-ep-43-so-we-dont-really-have-a-topic-exactly.mp3 Follow Us at: Twitter: @DrinkingWBlerds Facebook: Drinking With Blerds Blog: drinkingwithblerds.com Shannon Sorhaindo: @PrettiiRandom Khemani Gibson:...

Duration:01:11:35

Ep 42: Exploring Non-Monogamy Among Black Millennial Couples

10/8/2018
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On this episode we have two special guests in the office for a very exciting topic! Keyanah and Darien Nurse (The Nurses) were in the building with us and they helped us unpack everything from the past week from the sham FBI investigation into Brett Kavanaugh prior to his confirmation to the Insecure Season 3… Read More Ep 42: Exploring Non-Monogamy Among Black Millennial Couples

Duration:01:29:09

Ep 41: The A and B Sided Episode

10/1/2018
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This episode is a little experimental because Khemani was tired from being in the City all day Friday and began to fall asleep so we had to re-record and blended both episodes together to form one so excuse any duplicate things you hear! TRIGGER WARNING FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT AND RAPE: In this two sided episode… Read More Ep 41: The A and B Sided Episode

Duration:01:15:20

Ep 40: Black Lives Matter Four Years Later

9/24/2018
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This is definitely our longest episode ever and it’s for good reason because we had our high school friend Shirley in the office for a very important discussion. For today’s topic we unpack the legacy of the Movement for Black Lives in light of the murder of Botham Shem Jean in Dallas and compare how… Read More Ep 40: Black Lives Matter Four Years Later

Duration:01:40:29

Ep 39: All The Stuff That Happened While We Were Gone

9/17/2018
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Thank you all for being patient during our absence but we’re back and we’re discussing all the drama that ensued while we were gone. We tackle everything from the treatment Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka received in the US Open final, Mac Miller’s death, Botham Shem Jean’s murder in Dallas, Kaepernick’s Nike deal and racists… Read More Ep 39: All The Stuff That Happened While We Were Gone

Duration:01:03:48

Ep 38: The Messiest Week of Summer 2018

8/20/2018
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This week’s episode is literally us just talking about all mess that happened this past week from Issa vs a former co-star, to Lauryn Hill stealing songs and firing bands, to Omarosa being the same Omarosa she’s been on reality tv for 15 years, to Nicki vs the world (but especially Safaree). http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/488013450-user-773139664-dwb-ep-38-the-messiest-week-of-summer-2018.mp3 Follow… Read More Ep 38: The Messiest Week of Summer 2018

Duration:01:23:03

Ep 37: Shades of Representation

8/13/2018
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In this week’s episode we provide our review of Nicki Minaj’s fourth studio album Queen and unpack who she dissed and our favorite songs. Shannon lists her critiques about singing Nicki and the monopoly of the fake-Jamaican accent artists of Caribbean descent use. Khemani then describes his recent work trip to Philly where he had… Read More Ep 37: Shades of Representation

Duration:01:26:44

Ep 36: Be A Man

8/6/2018
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It was a slow news week but we discuss the recents stories of how a man defraud McDonalds, Duane Martin’s claim for spousal support, and the continued collusion against Colin Kaepernick. We then look at how we as a society define masculinity and how toxic masculinity hurts men too. http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/481759218-user-773139664-dwb-ep-36-be-a-man.mp3 Follow Us… Read More Ep 36: Be A Man

Duration:01:19:53

Ep 35: When You’re Black and Not From America but Live in America

7/30/2018
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On this episode in our weekly roundup Shannon returns with an update, we recount the ever growing list of our problematic faves (and those that are just problematic) and their misdeeds, and we respond to the racist white nerds who targeted Anna Diop for playing Starfire in the upcoming DC Titans tv show. Our main… Read More Ep 35: When You’re Black and Not From America but Live in America

Duration:01:19:06

Ep 34: The Neverending Interracial Dating Debate

7/23/2018
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In the weekly roundup we discuss Faith Evans’ marriage to Stevie J as well as her comments about her relationship with Biggie, The New Day’s comments on Hulk Hogan’s racist comments and his return to the WWE hall of Fame, and the recent internet controversy concerning Michael B Jordan on a boat in Italy. We… Read More Ep 34: The Neverending Interracial Dating Debate

Duration:00:46:04

Ep 33: Loving Your Body

7/16/2018
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In this episode we recount the hectic week in news and Khemani tells of his recent dating woes and encounter with an internet troll. The episode then delves into the topic of body shaming and how it affects people of varying body types in different ways. Our host discuss everything from how masculinity affects body… Read More Ep 33: Loving Your Body

Duration:00:50:32

Ep 32: Buying Black

7/9/2018
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In this episode we recount the week looking at 45’s denaturalization task force and the impending trade war with China. We then move on to some light-hearted fun with our hosts listing their favorite summer songs of all time. Lastly, we end the episode by discussing supporting black businesses and the problems and benefits of… Read More Ep 32: Buying Black

Duration:01:07:23

Ep 31: The World’s On Fire

7/2/2018
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We’re back for the summer and not only is it hot outside but we’re here with all the hot news in all things relating to pop culture, politics, and the petty. In this episode we just recount all the things that happened during our hiatus ranging from trying to buying a house and rap beefs… Read More Ep 31: The World’s On Fire

Duration:00:57:09

Ep 30: Let’s Go On a Date

5/28/2018
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Happy Memorial Day! Since we’ve been coming at y’all with some heavy topics lately we decided to take it easy and discuss dating again this time focusing on our experiences going out on actual dates. http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/450201177-user-773139664-dwb-ep-30-lets-go-on-a-date.mp3 Follow Us at: Twitter: @DrinkingWBlerds Facebook: Drinking With Blerds Blog: drinkingwithblerds.com Shannon Sorhaindo: @PrettiiRandom Khemani Gibson: @JamaicanScholar...

Duration:01:14:10

Ep 29: Our Mental Health Matters

5/21/2018
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month and our hosts look at a few statistics concerning mental health among POC and discuss their own experience with mental health, therapy, and self care. http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/447050118-user-773139664-dwb-ep-29-our-mental-health-matters.mp3 Follow Us at: Twitter: @DrinkingWBlerds Facebook: Drinking With Blerds Blog: drinkingwithblerds.com Shannon Sorhaindo: @PrettiiRandom Khemani Gibson: @JamaicanScholar Use...

Duration:01:04:51