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The Pretty Witty Podcast features hosts Ash and Jay, discussing current events, entertainment to watch out for, and hot topics through the lens of two millennial (and not afraid to admit it) WOC. We aim to make this podcast an interactive experience through the integration of listener thoughts and questions throughout our segments, as well as field reporting on the hot topic of the week or just random shenanigans. Join us in the conversation as we get Pretty Witty!

The Pretty Witty Podcast features hosts Ash and Jay, discussing current events, entertainment to watch out for, and hot topics through the lens of two millennial (and not afraid to admit it) WOC. We aim to make this podcast an interactive experience through the integration of listener thoughts and questions throughout our segments, as well as field reporting on the hot topic of the week or just random shenanigans. Join us in the conversation as we get Pretty Witty!
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The Pretty Witty Podcast features hosts Ash and Jay, discussing current events, entertainment to watch out for, and hot topics through the lens of two millennial (and not afraid to admit it) WOC. We aim to make this podcast an interactive experience through the integration of listener thoughts and questions throughout our segments, as well as field reporting on the hot topic of the week or just random shenanigans. Join us in the conversation as we get Pretty Witty!

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Episodes

Episode 103 - Trap Jesus

8/19/2019
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This week, we discuss an important abortion case in El Salvador that could be a precursor for where the US is headed, warnings about Autism Speaks, and the public shaming of Mia Khalifa. Grab a drink and join us! Also, we're talking Erasure this week and next. Check out this week's Isms to learn what this is, then comment below if you've personally felt the sting of cultural erasure!

Duration:01:36:22

Episode 102 - Forever Fed Up

8/14/2019
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This week, we discuss another sentence commuted by Trump, Telegram, the app for white supremacists, and how nothing really changed regarding law enforcement after the protests in Ferguson 😕. Grim, we know. Anyways, grab a drink and drown your sorrows with us; cheers!

Duration:01:54:35

Episode 101 - The Other White Meat

8/5/2019
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This week, we discuss another aggravating way rich parents are hacking the system for their kids, Wisconsin and its hold on our presidential elections, a disappearing Greenland, and how excessive force is technically federally protected. Also, we begin our discussion on linguistic racism this week! Have you ever been told you're very articulate or told you need to speak more professionally? Let us know in the comments! Cheers, and looking forward to hearing from you!

Duration:01:37:12

Episode 100 - Are You Not Entertained?

7/22/2019
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OMG, 100 Episodes! Thank y'all for sticking with us this long 🤗. Episode 100 - Are You Not Entertained has hit your casts. This week, we discuss what's happening now in Puerto Rico, how four officers have been fired following the Laquan McDonald shooting, and what's happening right now with Planned Parenthood. Join us!

Duration:01:14:00

Episode 99 - 99 Problems but this Ep Ain't 1

7/16/2019
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This week, we unpack Jeff Epstein, we discuss how a world champ struggles to pay for childcare, suing the Department of Education, and creative control on TV for women. Check it out!

Duration:01:56:16

Episode 98 - A Vat of Misogyny

7/1/2019
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This week on Episode 98: A Vat of Misogyny, we discuss a lot of issues surrounding women, from lawsuits for safety to Birtherism 2.0. Grab a drink and join us!

Duration:00:53:52

Episode 97 - Don'ts and Be Carefuls

6/24/2019
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Howdy! Episode 97 - Don'ts and Be Carefuls is out! This week, we discuss the status of the Robert Kraft case, #BlackGirlMagic in fantasy, what's going on in Oregon, and the semantics of what is a concentration camp. Grab a drink and join us!

Duration:01:37:06

Episode 96 - Feminist Fight Club

6/18/2019
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This week, you can catch us chatting about the Georgia abortion boycott, Ethan taking the law into his own hands, and a breakdown of the situation in Sudan. We also sit down with the cast of grown-ish and Sue Obeidi of the Muslim Public Affairs Council - MPAC Hollywood Bureau while at the #ATXTVFestival. By the way, dont forget your tickets for Do the Right Thing's 30th anniversary and our panel on Monday, 7/1 at 7 pm at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar!

Duration:01:19:22

Episode 95 - We Went to a Thing, Vol. 1

6/10/2019
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This week, we had so much to unpack on Episode 95 - We Went to a Thing, Vol. 1. We discussEverett Palmer Jr.'s mysterious death, festival etiquette, how climate change is effecting wine, and some truly draconian abortion stuff. And wow, what a weekend! Had so much fun at the #atxtvfestival! For this first part, we sat down with the cast and creators of Fear the Walking Dead and Sherman’s Showcase. New episodes of Fear are airing now, while Sherman's Showcase will premiere in July. Check them...

Duration:01:53:31

Episode 94 - Fed Up and Burned Out

6/3/2019
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Hiya folks! Episode 94 - Fed Up and Burned Out is here! This week, we discuss the NYTs failing gender identity coverage, the Supreme Court's decision on police arrests, burnout as a diagnosis, and brass knuckles. Cheers!

Duration:01:41:31

Episode 93 - Chaotic with a Touch of Psychosis

5/28/2019
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We definitely took advantage of the the time off for Memorial Day, but we're back! Check out Episode 93 - Chaotic with a Touch of Psychosis! This week, we discuss how your healthcare is affected if you don't speak English, a not really surprising study, how Trump changed U.S. agreements with other nations, and how hologram tours are coming. Grab a drink and join us!

Duration:01:13:02

Episode 92 - Issa Interview: A Seat at the Table Edition

5/20/2019
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This week, we discuss adultification, how women appear less human when drinking, things to buy before tariffs make it impossible to purchase, and how conservatives are slipping bibles back into schools. Also, we have the immense pleasure of sitting down with Jewel from A Seat at the Table Series. Cheers!

Duration:01:45:18

Episode 91 - Hilarious and a Tad Bit Psycho

5/14/2019
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This week, we discuss segregation at Coachella, Sub-Prime Children, and the need to dismiss electibility. We know it's early in the week, but grab a drink and join us!

Duration:01:35:20

Episode 90 - Brands You Can't Trust

5/6/2019
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Join us in chatting about teen suicide rates, calling racist things racist, air pollution and communities of color, and the topic of convicts voting. Grab a drink and join us!

Duration:01:57:35

Episode 89 - Um, Slavery isn't Romantic

4/22/2019
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This week, we discuss how racist Dr. Seuss was, how much more sexist the Kavanaugh hearings made sexists, the diversity of Leprechauns, and how problematic the US has become for journalists. A tough week, but all we can do in this grim, grim world is pour up a drink and try to laugh at the pain. Cheers!

Duration:01:20:04

Episode 88 - Read the Room

4/15/2019
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Hey party people! Episode 88 - Read the Room is live! This week, we discuss how Brooklyn aims to decriminalize prostitution, how millenials aren't making it into the middle class (surprise, surprise), the results of the Pew Research Centers findings on race and race relations, and how we're drugging fish. Grab a drink and join us!

Duration:01:26:09

Episode 87 - Issa Interview: iEstar Guars! Edition

4/8/2019
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This week, we discuss the whistle-blowers secretly working with House democrats, how toxic masculinity is affecting climate change, the House renewing the Violence Against Women Act in spite of the NRA, and a literal mountain of shit. Also, we had the pleasure of interviewing Adrian, Cindy, and Barbara of The Latino Comedy Project about their upcoming show ¡ESTAR GUARS!: A May The 4th/Cinco De Mayo Comedy Fiesta! This show is going to be crazy in the best way, so get your tickets asap, and...

Duration:01:47:40

Episode 86 - Turn Off Da Lights

4/1/2019
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This week, we discuss children having ownership of their online presence, how LGBTQIA workers at the justice department are leaving in droves, the Vice Media settlement, and what we do and don't now about pregnancies and incarceration. We also air the Q&A following our latest event with the Alamo Drafthouse Mueller! If you couldn't make it and want to check out the conversation about Jordan Peele's latest film, jump on down to the last 30! And details for our next collab will be coming soon....

Duration:01:29:46

Episode 85 - Un-Mötley Crüe

3/26/2019
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This week we discuss Tamron Hall's new show and her quick moves for more inclusivity, the electoral college, and how the Democratic Party is stifling they're younger, more progressive members. Grab a drink and join us!

Duration:01:39:40

Episode 84 - Judas and Jesus

3/20/2019
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This week, we discuss the 2020 census, the ACLU of Philly suing over cash money bail, how we're the most depressed generation, and a guaranteed income experiment we wish we could be a part of. Grab a drink and join us!

Duration:01:42:36