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Where street smart and book smart collide. Fresh from the gritty streets of NYC.Commentary, Interviews & General Banter.

Where street smart and book smart collide. Fresh from the gritty streets of NYC.Commentary, Interviews & General Banter.
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Where street smart and book smart collide. Fresh from the gritty streets of NYC.Commentary, Interviews & General Banter.

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English

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Episodes

Raw Pod #15: Bryan's Yearbook

10/12/2019
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This week the guys take a walk down memory lane while going through Bryan's high school yearbook and reminisce on their teenage years. Bryan gives us a peep into his past as he reads what his ex-flings, crushes and friends wrote to him before he headed off to College. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the scenes footage, giveaways and to be notified of special events happening near you! Website: SlightlyIgnorantPod.com Instagram @SlightlyIgnorantPodcast Twitter...

Duration:00:20:23

Raw Pod #14: Operation Paperclip

10/9/2019
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On this edition of Raw Pod, Raff tells us how he escaped an arranged marriage, we debate what we would do in an attempted robbery, and talk about our latest internet findings. We discuss a Japanese bomber pilot who returned to a town in Oregon where he had dropped bombs on during WW2, Robert Oppenheimer- the creator of the atomic bomb, and how the United States poached all of the best German engineers after World War 2 in operation Paperclip. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the...

Duration:00:20:28

Raw Pod #13: Alpha Chimps

10/4/2019
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The guys are back this week talking about the patriarchy, disposable males, Greek gods, alpha chimps and Post Malone. They discuss their latest internet findings from a recently released serial killer with a Youtube channel to a Fleetwood Mac guitarist that left mid tour to join a cult. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the scenes footage, giveaways and to be notified of special events happening near you! Website: SlightlyIgnorantPod.com Instagram @SlightlyIgnorantPodcast Twitter...

Duration:00:21:37

Episode 14: Ivan Pereda Pt.2

10/1/2019
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Guys welcome back to the final part of our conversation with Ivan Pereda, software engineer at Bloomberg LP. This week we discuss cultural hubs around NYC, the changes in the identities of the neighborhoods we grew up in and Ivan gives us an insight into what living and studying in Wisconsin as a New Yorker was like. Ivan also offers some tips on getting out of your comfort zone and exposing yourself to new experiences as a part of professional and personal growth. We close out the show...

Duration:01:07:24

Raw Pod #12: Cutting in Line

9/28/2019
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We're back this week sharing our recent findings from the internet. We take a look at the most common adjectives used for men and women in books after a robot read 3.5 million books dated from 1900-2008. We talk about a recent breakthrough in non-invasive prosthetics that allows users to control their limps by their thoughts. The study is currently being led by Carnegie Mellon. We also find out that Raff is a big tipper and that sometimes people cut in line for a good reason. Follow us...

Duration:00:14:32

Episode 13: Ivan Pereda Pt.1

9/24/2019
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Guys welcome back to the Slightly Ignorant Podcast. This week we’re talking to Ivan Pereda, software engineer at Bloomberg LP, the global leader of financial and business data, news and insight. In the first part of our conversation, Ivan shares his experience of being a first generation kid to Peruvian immigrants and growing up in Queens, NY. Ivan walks us through his journey from working in a law office as a teen to being accepted into the University of Wisconsin on a full ride and...

Duration:01:21:17

Raw Pod #11: Bring Back The Mango Pods

9/18/2019
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Uncut & Uncensored. The guys discuss some of their recent findings on the internet. From wasps that lay eggs inside spiders to the recent ban on flavored e-cigarettes in New York and a proposed plan to connect the US to China via a high-speed rail-line. We discover what the placenta actually does and the measures Olympic athletes from Brazil took in order to participate in the 1932 games in Los Angeles. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the scenes footage, giveaways and to be...

Duration:00:16:54

Episode 12: Raymond V. Pt.2

9/16/2019
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*Full Length Episode Now Available on Youtube* Welcome back to the second part of our conversation with Raymond Vazquez- IT engineer, world traveler, foodie, and photographer. This week we talk about the importance of getting job experience early on as Raymond tells us about his journey from working in a shoe store as a teen to becoming an IT engineer. We discuss what it takes to break into an industry and the role networking plays in launching a career. We talk political correctness and...

Duration:01:10:29

Episode 11: Raymond Vazquezz Pt.1

9/9/2019
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Our first video-recorded podcast is now available on Youtube! Click HERE to watch. This week we're joined by Raymond Vazquezz- IT engineer, world traveler, former sneaker-head, and photographer. In the first part of our conversation, we discuss the rise of professional gaming and Twitch. We talk about street-wear culture, and its influence across fashion and music along with key players in the community like Brian Donnelly, also known as KAWS. Raymond gives us insight into his experiences...

Duration:01:11:31

Raw Pod #10: Mailman Royal Rumble

9/9/2019
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Uncut & Uncensored. This week the guys get to the bottom of who would win in a fight- a mailman from USPS, UPS, Fedex or DHL? They also examine the current epidemic of girls flexing their smarts on Instagram. The show closes with the guys reading off /R BlackPeopleTwitter and being honest about whether they'd rather have 30 million friends or $30,000,000. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the scenes footage, giveaways and to be notified of special events happening near...

Duration:00:19:02

Raw Pod #9: Starter Packs

9/2/2019
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Uncut & uncensored. In this episode of raw pod, the guys talk about bad decisions from a night of drinking and the regrets from the morning after. They read tweets from the sub-reddit, WhitePeopleTwitter and debate which race is funnier- whites, blacks or south-east asians. They discuss indian dudes who slide into DMs, mimic basic white girls and try to figure out how many versions of the name Katelyn exist. The show gets real towards the end with the guys doing "starter packs" of...

Duration:00:16:56

Raw Pod #8: White Parents Worst Fear

8/29/2019
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Uncut & uncensored. The guys are back, ignorant as ever. This week they discuss whether women like guys with big asses, Trump's attempt to win the black vote, their lack of haters and closeted racists. They catch up with Ricky Martin on Twitter, explore the worst fears of white parents, and question why every rapper is named lil something nowadays. The show closes with the guys reminiscing about playing manhunt as kids and daydreaming about their former teachers. Follow us for exclusive...

Duration:00:22:46

Episode 10: Jas Gill Pt.2

8/27/2019
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Welcome back to the second part of our conversation with Jas Gill, Co-founder and CEO of the Augmented reality platform and app, Beeback. This week we explore the current state of AR, its applications , and the players currently involved in its development. We look ahead at how AR can become an integral part of our lives and get an in-depth look at Beeback , along with its utility to both users and merchants. We get a glimpse of where Beeback is headed as AR develops , and its plans to...

Duration:01:17:37

Raw Pod #7: Shades of Brown

8/23/2019
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Uncut & Uncensored The guys are back with some new segments this week. They discover that most people on Reddit are corny as fuck, while attempting a new segment called No Context. Dissapointed with the corniness of R/No Context, they hop over to R/BlackPeopleTwitter for some laughs and find out that dildos are a security threat in Texas. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the scenes footage, giveaways and to be notified of special events happening near you! Website:...

Duration:00:15:17

Episode 9: Jas Gill Pt.1

8/20/2019
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This week the guys sit down with Jas Gill, Co-Founder & CEO of Beeback, an augmented reality app that allows users to discover merchants in the real world and redeem rewards through an immersive consumer experience. The guys discuss Jas' background as a software engineer and how his interest in business led to the creation of his first company and eventually the AR platform, Beeback. They debate the timing for bringing a product/service to market while considering the significance of...

Duration:01:15:20

Episode 8: Jesse Wallace Pt.3

8/19/2019
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The guys are back this week to finish their conversation with Jesse Wallace, drum instructor extraordinaire and leader of the NYC based special events band, Jelly Roll Fats and the Zulu Kings. This week we continue testing Jesse's musical IQ with a game of trivia, learn more about his lesson plans, reflect on the benefits of music and learning an instrument, & much more. Jelly Roll Fats and the Zulu Kings are a New York City based special events band specializing in New Orleans style...

Duration:00:30:24

Raw Pod #6: Misspent Youth

8/15/2019
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Un-cut & Un-censored Raff rants about his cat running away. The guys debate which is the better show Family Guy or South Park. Bryan nerds out about World of Warcraft and his youth spent in front of a computer screen. Raff reflects back to the Pokemon business he operated out of a public library. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the scenes footage, giveaways and to be notified of special events happening near you! Website: SlightlyIgnorantPod.com Instagram...

Duration:00:24:00

Episode 7: Jesse Wallace Pt.2

8/12/2019
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This week the guys continue their conversation with Jesse Wallace, drum instructor extraordinaire and leader of the NYC based special events band, Jelly Roll Fats and the Zulu Kings. Jesse reveals the craziest gig he's ever played in, his favorite venues in NYC to perform and watch a show , and some wisdom about breaking through thresholds while learning an instrument. They discuss the distinctions between natural talent and disciplined training as musicians, taking up an instrument as a...

Duration:00:47:28

Raw Pod #5: Going Cold Turkey

8/9/2019
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Un-cut & Un-censored Raff quits smoking weed and is bitter that Bryan is better at Fifa. The guys play a game of word association, plan a cock-fighting ring and discuss a friend getting caught masturbating by a family member. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the scenes footage, giveaways and to be notified of special events happening near you! Website: SlightlyIgnorantPod.com Instagram @SlightlyIgnorantPodcast Twitter @SlightlyIgnant Facebook @SlightlyIgnorantPodcast Please...

Duration:00:11:27

Raw Pod #4: Buzz Feed Quiz

8/7/2019
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Uncut & Uncensored The guys take a true or false Buzz Feed quiz while fighting sleep. They learn how much time the average guy spends gawking at women in their life, if smoking makes your nipples fall off and how much bacteria is on their skin. Follow us for exclusive content, behind the scenes footage, giveaways and to be notified of special events happening near you! Website: SlightlyIgnorantPod.com Instagram @SlightlyIgnorantPodcast Twitter @SlightlyIgnant Facebook...

Duration:00:13:56