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Yo, Is This Racist?

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Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is a daily podcast where Ti and his guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist or not.

Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is a daily podcast where Ti and his guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist or not.
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Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Networks:

Earwolf

Description:

Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is a daily podcast where Ti and his guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist or not.

Language:

English

Contact:

P.O. Box 1421 Los Angeles, CA 90078 323-389-7223


Episodes

998 A Christmas Story Chinese Restaurant Scene (w/ Dani Fernandez)

10/17/2018
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Comedian Dani Fernandez (Nerdificent) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss the Chinese restaurant scene in A Christmas Story, if a caller should continue a relationship knowing their partner is not willing to do the work on her own internalized racism, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE. This episode is brought to you by BlueChew (www.bluechew.com code: YO) and The Hate U Give.

Duration:01:04:31

997 Problematic Business Partners (w/ Zainab Johnson)

10/10/2018
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Comedian Zainab Johnson (HonesTEA with Z) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss empathizing with the oppressed, comedians making jokes about race, how to deal with people you can’t cut out of your life who are racist, and much more. Plus, the first installment of White Gold. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE. This episode is brought to you by The Hate U Give.

Duration:01:08:34

996 Pay A Native (w/ Joey Clift)

10/3/2018
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Comedian and writer Joey Clift (25 Minutes of Silence Podcast, Chats on Cats) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss the Native American and Indigenous Writers Committee, The Ghost of Christopher Columbus Theater Smudging Spectacular, a caller who has a boss that wants the white perspective on diversity, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE. This episode is brought to you by The Hate U Give.

Duration:01:12:35

995 Accents (w/ Demi Adejuyigbe)

9/26/2018
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Comedian and writer Demi Adejuyigbe (The Late Late Show with James Corden, Punch Up The Jam) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss doing impressions with accents, Tawny’s experience in Japan, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE. This episode is brought to you by The Hate U Give.

Duration:01:08:06

994 Blacklisted (w/ Jennifer Jajeh)

9/19/2018
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Comedian, actress, and writer Jennifer Jajeh joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss being put on a blacklist, a caller who asks if it’s racist to raise your fist in protest if you are not black, bigots who do nice things, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:00:54:24

993 Off the Menu (w/ Max Silvestri)

9/12/2018
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Comedian Max Silvestri joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss a caller’s question about asking for “off the menu” options at a Chinese food restaurant, a caller wanting answers for why Boston is known for being the most racist city, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:00:56:49

992 Naming Your Kid After A Flaming Lips Song (w/ Jimmy O. Yang)

9/5/2018
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Comedian Jimmy O. Yang (Crazy Rich Asians, Silicon Valley) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss lasagna, crab club, Crazy Rich Asians having an all Asian cast for a studio movie in 25 years, naming your kid after a Flaming Lips song, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:00:55:36

991 Can I Still Listen to The Smiths? (w/ Miel Bredouw)

8/29/2018
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Miel Bredouw (Punch Up The Jam) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss trying to relate to others with hard to pronounce names, a caller’s question regarding if they can still listen to Morrissey even after his racist comments, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:00:54:15

990 Live from Detroit Improv Festival 2018 (w/ Eugene Cordero, Paul F. Tompkins, Marc Evan Jackson, Jessica Gao)

8/22/2018
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Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island) joins Andrew and Tawny live from the 2018 Detroit Improv Festival to talk about middle school kids calling each other the n-word in a friendly way, getting “mild sauce” from Taco Bell without asking for it, and more. Plus, Paul F. Tompkins, Marc Evan Jackson, and Jessica Gao come onstage for a game of “Uncomfortably Fast Advice.” As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:01:03:00

989 Being Black In America (w/ Nicole Byer)

8/15/2018
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Nicole Byer (Why Won’t You Date Me?, Nailed It!) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss encountering microaggressions as a person of color, a birthday party themed around drag ball culture, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:01:04:59

988 Language Evolves (w/ LeVar Burton)

8/8/2018
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Actor and activist LeVar Burton (LeVar Burton Reads, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Reading Rainbow) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss if it’s racist to use the word “ghetto” when referring to cheaply made things, if a caller should step in and say something to his co-workers for mocking a fellow co-worker’s accent, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:00:58:45

987 Asian People Are Not Interchangeable (w/ Helen Hong)

8/1/2018
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Actor and comedian Helen Hong (Go Fact Yourself) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss the Donner Party, actors of color playing parts of different backgrounds, sharing weird racist parent stories with friends, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:00:59:41

Introducing The Supergroup!

7/26/2018
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Check out Tawny's new podcast, The Supergroup! On each episode, Tawny & her co-host Alex Kliner invite a comedian and musician to write and record an original song with them over the course of a week. You’ll hear every step of the process, from writing and re-writing to recording and mixing. The podcast is funny but the songs are legit. On the series premiere of The Supergroup, P-KAT (Paul F. Tompkins, Katelyn Tarver, Alex & Tawny) write and record a dramatic song inspired by Paul's...

Duration:00:45:55

986 My Great Grandfather Fought Nazis (w/ DeRay Mckesson)

7/25/2018
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Civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss people using their grandpa’s nazi fighting to excuse their racism, speaking negatively of the people of your own race and culture, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE. This episode is brought to you by Mack Weldon (www.mackweldon.com code: YO).

Duration:01:07:25

985 White People Dancing To This Is America (w/ Naomi Ekperigin, Andy Beckerman)

7/18/2018
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Comedians Naomi Ekperigin and Andy Beckerman (Couples Therapy) join Andrew and Tawny to discuss whether it’s okay for White people to dance to Childish Gambino’s “This Is America,” parents determining your race, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:01:08:00

984 Racist Roommate (w/ Kate Berlant)

7/11/2018
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Writer, actress, comedian Kate Berlant (Sorry To Bother You) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss a caller’s racist roommate, the differences between culture & race, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:01:00:20

983 Diaper Policy (w/ Jermaine Fowler)

7/4/2018
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Comedian Jermaine Fowler (Sorry To Bother You) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss a mother with a MAGA hat breaking a pool’s baby with a diaper rule, greeting others using their native language, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:01:04:02

982 Oreo (w/ Las Culturistas)

6/27/2018
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Bowen Yang and Matt Rogers of Las Culturistas join Andrew and Tawny to discuss how to respond to being called an “oreo,” a caller having a revelation after watching Get Out, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:01:08:50

981 Can I Rock My Comfortable College Sweater? (w/ Diallo Riddle)

6/20/2018
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Actor and writer Diallo Riddle (The Last O.G., Marlon) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss questions about a White father who can’t understand that one Black person doesn’t speak for all Black people, being able to wear a comfortable college sweater even after the recent blackface incident, and the famous character Mario. Plus, Andrew and Tawny discuss children being separated from their parents at the border, The World Cup, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is...

Duration:01:02:13

980 New Orleans Weddings (w/ Cameron Esposito, Rhea Butcher)

6/13/2018
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Comedians Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher (Put Your Hands Together) join Andrew and Tawny to discuss a white caller’s question about how to address the subject of whether black men don’t date black women and why, New Orleans weddings, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Duration:00:53:55