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The most dangerous thing in America is a n***a with a library card. I don’t live in America and I don’t have a library card, but that don’t change a thing. This is a podcast about books written by Black authors reviewed by a Black author. Enjoy.

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The most dangerous thing in America is a n***a with a library card. I don’t live in America and I don’t have a library card, but that don’t change a thing. This is a podcast about books written by Black authors reviewed by a Black author. Enjoy.

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Donovan X. Ramsey - When Crack Was King ActsI-IV

7/12/2024
This week on the podcast I read the first half of Donovan X. Ramsey's excellent book When Crack Was King. Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:36:01

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Hanif Abdurraqib - There's Always This Year (Second Half)

6/28/2024
This week on the podcast I finished Hanif Abdurraqib's There's Always This Year. Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:27:16

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Hanif Abdurraqib - There's Always This Year (First Half)

6/21/2024
This week on the podcast I read Hanif Abdurraqib's There's Always This Year. Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:35:00

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Paul Beatty - The Sellout

3/19/2024
This week on the podcast I read Paul Beatty's The Sellout. Keep reading! If you're intrested in the project mentioned on the pod, it's non-book related. https://www.boxdscore.com/ Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:22:51

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Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah - Chain Gang All-Stars

11/2/2023
This week on the podcast I read Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah's Chain Gang All Stars. Checkout The Kids of Rutherford County for a podcast about very young kids getting put into the prison system. Here are some books about Palestine to read and understand more about what's going on. Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:29:52

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Marc Olden - Poe Must Die

10/19/2023
This week on the podcast I read Marc Olden's Poe Must Die. Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:29:15

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Jaurice Smiley - The Royal Gray Box

10/12/2023
This week on the podcast I read Jaurice Smiley's The Royal Gray Box. You can purchase Jaurice's book here. Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:16:20

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Vincent Woodard - The Delectable Negro (Chapter 6)

10/6/2023
This week on the podcast I finished Vincent Woodard's The Delectable Negro. Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:42:51

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Vincent Woodard - The Delectable Negro (Chapter 5)

9/28/2023
This week on the podcast I continued Vincent Woodard's The Delectable Negro. Chapter 6 next week! No delay! Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:52:30

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Vincent Woodard - The Delectable Negro (Chapter 4)

9/8/2023
This week on the podcast I continue reading and discussing Vincent Woodard's The Delectable Negro. So far proving not to be my cup of tea. Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:25:59

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Vincent Woodard - The Delectable Negro (Chapter 3)

8/25/2023
This week on the podcast I read chapters 2 and 3 of Vincent Woodard’s The Delectable Negro. Because I talk too much I have to break the podcast in half! This is chapter 3! Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:51:05

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Vincent Woodard - The Delectable Negro (Chapter 2)

8/24/2023
This week on the podcast I read chapters 2 and 3 of Vincent Woodard’s The Delectable Negro. Because I talk too much I have to break the podcast in half! There's another half after this one for chapter 3. Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:44:18

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Vincent Woodard - The Delectable Negro (Introduction and Chapter 1)

8/10/2023
This week on the podcast I begin Vincent Woodard’s The Delectable Negro starting with the introduction and chapter 1. Keep reading! Like the pod about Black books? Buy a Black book! https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Sand-Bobby-Wilson-ebook/dp/B08GZWNMP2 Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:44:04

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John Edgar Wideman - Look For Me And I’ll Be Gone

7/6/2023
This week (it actually took weeks) I read John Edgar Wideman's Look For Me And I'll Be Gone. Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:26:44

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Yessoh G.D. - Ta Lę

6/22/2023
Back for the first time! After a three-month hiatus, I return with my first interview with Yessoh G.D., author of Ta Lę. This is the first book in a series. I'll be back next week with a book by John Edgar Wideman. Yessoh's website: https://www.thetaleseries.com/ Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:38:37

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Justin Tinsley - It Was All a Dream Part 3

3/16/2023
This week I read the final third of Justin Tinsley's "It Was All a Dream: Biggie and the World That Made Him" and did some version of podcast freestyling. Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:34:44

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Justin Tinsley - It Was All a Dream Part 2

2/23/2023
This week I read the second third (chapters 8-15) of Justin Tinsley's "It Was All a Dream: Biggie and the World That Made Him." Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:36:48

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Justin Tinsley - It Was All a Dream

2/9/2023
This week I read the first third of Justin Tinsley's "It Was All a Dream: Biggie and the World That Made Him." The YouTube vid referenced in the pod: https://youtu.be/xyYzYXKROy0 Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones Instagram @ mostdangerousthinginamerica Tik-tok @ mostdangerousthing

Duration:00:33:43

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Jonathan Abrams - The Come Up Part 3

1/19/2023
This week I finished "The Come Up: an Oral History of the Rise of Hip-Hop" by Jonathon Abrams. This is the final part of a three-part podcast. After that we'll be reading another hip-hop book, Justin Tinsley's "It Was All a Dream: Biggie and the World That Made Him." Some clean up from this podcast: 1) “Let’s Do it Again” stars Sidney Poitier and B*** C***y. Should have known that. 2) Tum Tum is from Dallas not Florida. Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Also, follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones

Duration:00:39:53

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Jonathan Abrams - The Come Up Part 2

1/5/2023
This week on the podcast I continued "The Come Up: an Oral History of the Rise of Hip-Hop" by Jonathon Abrams. This is part two of a three-part podcast. After that we'll be reading another hip-hop book, Justin Tinsley's "It Was All a Dream: Biggie and the World That Made Him." Might do a bonus podcast somewhere in there. Definitely gonna hop on BookTok. Happy New Year! Keep reading! Subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-most-dangerous-thing-in-america/id1551126578 https://open.spotify.com/show/5xky9xGXgdh0bTcUx1yNEf?si=c1b3769405b64615 https://soundcloud.com/bobby-wilson-588095918 Music from TheKeepRunning: https://soundcloud.com/user-861419594 To read my writings: https://bobbywwilsonjr.com/publications Also, follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/chewingbones

Duration:00:34:30