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Getting Ignorant With It

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Started in 2019, “Getting Ignorant With It” was born from the perceived differences between its hosts, comedienne Shonda Nicole and critic Amari Allah. However, through conversations about the latest in movies, television, and pop culture, as well as topics such as family, trauma, and life, there was understanding, empathy, and commonality discovered. But, often, it’s just a slew of inappropriate jokes, anecdotes, and our hosts being/getting ignorant. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Started in 2019, “Getting Ignorant With It” was born from the perceived differences between its hosts, comedienne Shonda Nicole and critic Amari Allah. However, through conversations about the latest in movies, television, and pop culture, as well as topics such as family, trauma, and life, there was understanding, empathy, and commonality discovered. But, often, it’s just a slew of inappropriate jokes, anecdotes, and our hosts being/getting ignorant. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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United States

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Started in 2019, “Getting Ignorant With It” was born from the perceived differences between its hosts, comedienne Shonda Nicole and critic Amari Allah. However, through conversations about the latest in movies, television, and pop culture, as well as topics such as family, trauma, and life, there was understanding, empathy, and commonality discovered. But, often, it’s just a slew of inappropriate jokes, anecdotes, and our hosts being/getting ignorant. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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English


Episodes

Episode 26: Meet The Problem At The Door (Part 2 - I'm Tired of People)

3/27/2021
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Duration:00:54:25

Episode 26: Meet The Problem At The Door (Part 1 - Case of the Dark Cloud)

3/18/2021
What was the wedding of Amari's brother like? How are Shonda's kids? Are they finally off punishment? Learn about all that and more in the first part of the two-part episode. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:31:27

Episode 26: Meet The Problem At The Door (Promo - Parenting Is What You Make Of It)

3/18/2021
As we come upon the delayed release of Episode 26, here is a clip. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:04:14

Episode 23: We Live Different (Bonus - It's A Lot Of My Business)

2/18/2021
In this originally cut piece of content, Shonda talks about sharing an island with AJ on Animal Crossing, helping her children build credit, and AJ having an accident. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:24:04

Episode 25: If I'm The Only Person Who Knows, Then I Don't Know Anything

2/11/2021
Alongside talking about the Wendy Williams Movie, Malcolm and Marie, and more, the duo talks about Amari doing blindfold speed dating and Shonda about AJ walking in on her watching the ending of Promising Young Woman - amongst other things. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:02:04:58

Episode 24: Doing The Most To Get The Least

1/21/2021
This episode covers the season finale and part 1 of the Ready To Love reunion, as well as Bling Empire, Call Me Kat, and some commentary on the show Girlfriends. We also express our thoughts on Amazon's One Night In Miami, which Shonda has strong feelings about, and Nate Parker's American skin. Oh, and someone tried to extort Amari. So, 2020 was a catfish and now an extortionist - welcome to dating online and through apps. Check out more from Shonda Nicole at ShondaNicole.com as well as...

Duration:02:42:53

Episode 23: We Live Different

1/6/2021
In episode 23, we Netflix's latest show "Bridgerton," and cover OWN's newest reality show, "Belles of Jackson," alongside "Ready To Love." Also, we go into the film "Soul" and talk more about the Clubhouse experience, as Shonda deals with the highs and lows of her kids. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:02:33:30

Episode 22 (Part 3): If You Don't Have Conditions, You Don't Have Standards

12/31/2020
In the 2020 season finale, it is a time of reflection over what's next in life. Not in the form of New Year's Resolutions, but more so where we are now and what's keeping us from getting to be where we want. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:11:48

Episode 22 (Part 2): Addressing The Elephant In The Room

12/29/2020
In part 2 of 3, Shonda sheds some thug tears over seeing and reconciling with old friends. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:33:36

Episode 22 (Part 1): Not A Project But A Restoration

12/23/2020
In the first of a three-part year-end finale, it was nearly 4 hours when done, Shona and Amari talk Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Amari's latest dating conundrum, and just moving with intention. Part 2 will be released 12/29 and Part 3 on 12/31 See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:49:56

Episode 21: It's Very Easy To Break The Mirror Compared To Looking At It

12/12/2020
Getting Ignorant With It Follow Shonda Nicole Follow Amari Allah See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:36:17

Episode 21: It's Very Easy To Break The Mirror Compared To Looking At It

12/9/2020
Getting Ignorant With It Follow Shonda Nicole Follow Amari Allah See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:37:59

Episode 20: You Can Find Me On OnlyFans

11/23/2020
After taking a few months off, Amari and Shonda are back and alongside talking about what has happened in TV and pop culture, they speak upon boundaries, capacities as people, therapy and so much more. - To watch the film mentioned at the end of the episode, "Thirsty" click the link below. https://vimeo.com/453097600 - *Excuse the audio, it has been a while. - Website: canwegetignorant.com/ E-Mail: GettingIgnorantWithIt@wherever-i-look.com - Follow Shonda Nicole Website:...

Duration:01:25:25

Episode 19: Not Content But Excited

8/19/2020
After a bit of a break to experience and deal with life, Shonda and Amari are back and after catching up, there are conversations about weed etiquette, Shonda's new house, and what they've been watching.Website: canwegetignorant.com/E-Mail: GettingIgnorantWithIt@wherever-i-look.comFollow Shonda NicoleWebsite: www.shondanicole.com/Twitter: twitter.com/shondanicole1Instagram: www.instagram.com/shondanicole1/Facebook: www.facebook.com/Shonda.Nicole1Follow Amari AllahWebsite:...

Duration:02:30:35

Episode 18: I Just Want to be Mentally There Before I Physically Start

7/19/2020
In the latest episode, we venture into other people's business by giving our opinion on Jada Pinkett-Smith and her entanglements, speak on the latest episode of The Chi, and give a season review for "I May Destroy You." Alongside that, Shonda talks about a big move coming in her life, and Amari might be visiting family!Website: https://canwegetignorant.com/E-Mail: GettingIgnorantWithIt@wherever-i-look.comFollow Shonda NicoleWebsite: https://www.shondanicole.com/Twitter:...

Duration:03:02:19

Episode 17: Then God Snatched Their Hairline

6/30/2020
We jump right into the Insecure's season finale, and venture off into Eric Andre's "Legalize Everything" and talk about Shonda's other podcast "F*ck It I'm A Mom." Which triggers conversations about family, fatherhood, and touching upon the Netflix documentary "Disclosure."E-Mail: GettingIgnorantWithIt@wherever-i-look.comGetting Ignorant With It Website: https://canwegetignorant.com/Follow Shonda NicoleWebsite: https://www.shondanicole.com/Twitter: https://twitter.com/shondanicole1Instagram:...

Duration:01:46:03

Episode 16: Light Skinned Tendencies

6/14/2020
In this episode, we talk about Justice Smith and Nicholas Ashe coming out, the new series by Michaela Coel, "I May Destroy You," Insecure, Yvonne Orji's "Momma, I Made It!" Dave Chappelle's latest special, "The High Note," starring Tracee Ellis Ross, "Body Cam" starring Mary J. Blige, and Shonda talks about how her son, in trying to be cool, may act quiet, sometimes, but he shows who raises him when called for it.Bad Good ClothingWebsite: https://badgoodclothing17.com/IG:...

Duration:01:33:47

Episode 15: Who Ordered The Catfish?

6/1/2020
Shonda makes an announcement about something that she has been working on for years, Amari goes over being cat fished, and Issa Rae is rained with love over the latest episodes of Insecure and The Lovebirds.Getting Ignorant With It Website: https://canwegetignorant.com/YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKhSliZdWpAxVVLDZaqRnswFollow Shonda NicoleWebsite: https://www.shondanicole.com/Twitter: https://twitter.com/shondanicole1Instagram:...

Duration:01:32:32

Episode 14: I'm Not Sorry

5/18/2020
While the coronavirus keeps us separate, our opinions of Molly from Insecure might be what really is keeping us apart. Though, with a story about a disgruntled Susan, bonding over "Scoob!" and our usual discussions that go way off track, we get on the same page - eventually.Getting Ignorant With It Website: https://canwegetignorant.com/Follow Shonda NicoleWebsite: https://www.shondanicole.com/Twitter: https://twitter.com/shondanicole1Instagram:...

Duration:02:18:22

Episode 13: If You Going To Throw A Joke, You Better Be Ready To Catch One

5/6/2020
As the Coronavirus rages on and lockdown still holds, Shonda is getting antsy, AJ is coming for Amari, and all that can keep people calm is their usual dose of entertainment and conversation. This episode covers the latest episodes of Insecure, the premiere of Betty, and we also talk about the Netflix films Dangerous Lies and The Half Of It.As for our "Getting In-Depth With It" topic? Well, it is topics this episode with us focusing on self-deprecation vs. being honest with yourself, wanting...

Duration:01:27:45