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A smart but vicious take on culture, race and politics.

A smart but vicious take on culture, race and politics.
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United States

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A smart but vicious take on culture, race and politics.

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@rickyrawls

Language:

English


Episodes

CS 196: Vagina Dentatas and White Man’s Whore Twitter Pt. 1 (08/08/2019)

8/10/2019
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This is part 1 of a two part episode. Part 2 is available to paid subscribers only at https://www.patreon.com/posts/29062740 Today we talk about a bunch of stuff including our accusations of constant millenial bashing, we share our Fused Tumblr Brain Theory of Media, lament how we have a lot of Black female fans but they don't want to be guests, we apply the First Law of Thermodynamics to political movements and emotions, whether or not Joe Rogan gets a bad rap for being problematic,...

Duration:00:46:56

CS 195: Pod Save the Queen feat. Riley Quinn (07/14/2019) (@raaleh)

7/30/2019
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This episode is hosted by Ken and T. Today we welcome Riley Quinn (https://twitter.com/raaleh)from the podcast Trashfuture (https://www.patreon.com/trashfuture), a comedy podcast based in London that often discusses the intersection of politics and technology. Riley was visiting Brooklyn and dropped in. Go to http://patreon.com/champagnesharks to become a Patreon subscriber for $5/month and get early access to free episodes and access to over 90 archived subscriber-only episodes not...

Duration:01:31:19

CS 192: Summer Catchup Part 2

7/27/2019
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This episode has D., Kenny and T. This is the second of four parts. We discuss a variety of topics including the passing of our dear friend Mike. Part 3 and 4 will be only available on http://patreon.com/champagnsharks.

Duration:01:13:10

CS 191: Summer Catchup Part 1

7/25/2019
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This episode has D., Kenny and T. This is the first of four parts. We discuss a variety of topics including the passing of our dear friend Mike. The first two episodes will be free, the third and fourth will be available to premium subscribers who subscribe at the $5/month level over at https://www.patreon.com/champagnesharks.

Duration:01:12:58

CS 189: Strange Loop with Michael R. Jackson (@TheLivingMJ) Pt. 1 (07/19/2018)

7/20/2019
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This is part 1 of a 2-part episode where we welcome Michael R. Jackson (https://twitter.com/TheLivingMJ), creator of the play "Strange Loop." https://www.playwrightshorizons.org/shows/plays/strange-loop/. Part 2 is available to paid $5/month subscribers here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/28529611

Duration:01:02:03

CS 187: The State of Entertainment Pt. 1 feat. Jack Allison (@jackallisonLOL) (07/06/2019)

7/9/2019
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This is part 1 of a 2-part episode where we welcome Jack Allison (https://twitter.com/jackallisonLOL), comedy writer and podcaster extraordinare, a cohost on the podcast Struggle Session (https://www.patreon.com/strugglesession/posts). The first episode is free, the second one is available to premium subscribers who subscribe at the $5/month level over at https://www.patreon.com/posts/28254499. We discuss the state of Hollywood and entertainment, the declining expectation of being able to...

Duration:00:59:22

CS 186: Tumblr Brain feat. Jaya Sundaresh (@shutupjaya) (06/20/2019)

7/1/2019
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This episode is hosted D., Kenny, and T. We're joined by Jaya Sundaresh, who tells us about her 10 years knee deep into Tumblr and what that immersion did to her brain. Check out Jaya's recent article on Social Services and child removal policies in New York, "New York Child Welfare Advocates Want Parents to Have Representation When Their Children Removed" https://youthtoday.org/2019/06/new-york-child-welfare-advocates-want-parents-to-have-representation-when-their-children-removed/

Duration:01:22:33

CS 183: Last Black Man in San Francisco Discussion Pt. 2 (06/12/2019)

6/19/2019
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Today I have on Leron Barton, Millicent Cho, and Mtume Gant to discuss the movie "Last Black Man in San Francisco." Part 2 of 2.

Duration:00:48:54

CS 182: Last Black Man in San Francisco Discussion Pt. 1 (06/12/2019)

6/19/2019
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Today I have on Leron Barton, Millicent Cho, and Mtume Gant to discuss the movie "Last Black Man in San Francisco." Part 1 of 2.

Duration:00:52:12

CS 179: Gay Cake Pt. 2, The Gen X Episode (06/09/2019)

6/14/2019
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Go to http://patreon.com/champagnesharks to become a Patreon subscriber for $5/month and get early access to free episodes and access to over 90 archived subscriber-only episodes not available on the main, free feed. On this episode we have T. and Ken. In the past we had an episode about millenials that ruffled some feathers, so this time we deliver our long-promised episode where we criticize our generation, Gen X.

Duration:01:12:44

CS 175: Walking The Plank Pt 3 feat. Malika Bee (05/20/2019)

5/24/2019
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To become a Patreon subscriber for $5/month and get early access to over 80 archived past subscriber-only episodes, go to patreon.com/champagnesharks. In Part 2 of a 5-part series, D. Mills discusses with guest Malika Bee how the educational system affects Black students and families specifcially, but families in general. Part 1 can be found here: https://soundcloud.com/champagnesharks/cs-127-walking-the-plank-pt-1-feat-malika-bee-10232018

Duration:01:19:46

CS 174: Walking The Plank Pt 2 feat. Malika Bee (05/20/2019)

5/24/2019
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To become a Patreon subscriber for $5/month and get early access to over 80 archived past subscriber-only episodes, go to patreon.com/champagnesharks. In Part 2 of a 5-part series, D. Mills discusses with guest Malika Bee how the educational system affects Black students and families specifcially, but families in general. Part 1 can be found here: https://soundcloud.com/champagnesharks/cs-127-walking-the-plank-pt-1-feat-malika-bee-10232018

Duration:00:59:01

CS 172: Let Game of Thrones be White Pt. 1 feat. Oxford Kondo (@oxford_kondo) (05/05/2019)

5/10/2019
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Today we welcome Oxford Kondo (http://twitter.com/oxford_kondo) to discuss whether it's racist for Game of Thrones to be so white, and on the flipside the trend of casting minorities to play white characters, including racebending (changing traditionally white characters to black, or even using nonwhite actors to play white historical figures in biopics). Escape from Plan A magazine and podcast can be supported here: https://www.patreon.com/join/planamag This is Part 1 of a two part...

Duration:00:50:08

CS 170: Unknown Mortal Orchestra Pt. 1 feat. Ruban Nielson (@UMO) (05/02/2019)

5/6/2019
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Today we welcome Ruban Nielson AKA the musical act Unknown Mortal Orchestra. Check out his music anywhere music is sold or streamed. Background music is Ruban's newest release SB-06. Pt. 2 is here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/26633807

Duration:00:37:42

CS 168: Angels on the Hardwood feat. Mtume Gant (@SirCoreGant) (04/20/2019)

4/25/2019
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Today we have on filmmaker and film professor Mtume Gant (http://twitter.com/SirCoreGant). This is the Harden flop we mentioned https://twitter.com/MustBeCharm/status/1119730396575539202. Some of the movies that were mentioned: Chameleon Street (Wendell B. Harris, Jr.) Dutchman (Anthony Harvey, Amiri Baraka) The Spook Who Sat by the Door (Ivan Dixon) The Landlord (Hal Ashby) Blue Collar(Paul Schrader) Scratch (Documentary) Killer of Sheep (Charles Burnett) Ganja and Hess (Bill Gunn) Oscar...

Duration:01:27:59

CS 167: Always Bet on Black (04/20/2019)

4/22/2019
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Go to http://patreon.com/champagnesharks to become a Patreon subscriber for $5/month and get early access to free episodes and access to over 70 archived subscriber-only episodes not available on the main, free feed. Not gonna lie, there's no reason for the title. I've just always wanted to use that reference.

Duration:01:04:33

CS 166 Outtake: Bernie, Immigration and Other Stuff feat. Benny Halevy (@Benny_Carefully)

4/19/2019
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This is an outtake from a recent premium episode available in full only to Patreon subscribers at the $5 per month level. Click over to https://www.patreon.com/posts/26218472 and subcribe to become a Champagne Sharks premium member to access this full episode as well as 70+ bonus episodes not available to non-subscribers. Today we talk with returning guest Benny Halevi (http://twitter.com/Benny_Carefully) about various topics in the news, including Bernie Sanders on Open Borders, and branch...

Duration:00:11:53

CS 160: Anemoia (03/13/2019)

3/20/2019
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Go to http://patreon.com/champagnesharks to become a Patreon subscriber for $5/month and get early access to free episodes and access to over 70 archived subscriber-only episodes not available on the main, free podcast feed. You also get access to a Patreon-subscriber-only voice and chat server on the app Discord. We discuss whether we were unfair to millenials on an earlier episode, if Gen X is overrated, and we discuss the troll mindset. Fat Joe talking to Tekashi 69:...

Duration:01:29:21

CS 159: Dummy feat. Anders Lee (@andersleehere) (03/13/2019)

3/20/2019
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Go to http://patreon.com/champagnesharks to become a Patreon subscriber for $5/month and get early access to free episodes and access to over 70 archived subscriber-only episodes not available on the main, free podcast feed. You also get access to a Patreon-subscriber-only voice and chat server on the app Discord. Today we welcome Anders Lee (http:twitter.com/andersleehere), comic and co-host of the podcast Pod Damn America (https://soundcloud.com/poddamnamerica) to discuss his new...

Duration:00:54:10

CS 158: The Gaslight Club (03/07/2019)

3/8/2019
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Go to http://patreon.com/champagnesharks to become a Patreon subscriber for $5/month and get early access to free episodes and access to over 70 archived subscriber-only episodes not available on the main, free podcast feed. You also get access to a Patreon-subscriber-only voice and chat server on the app Discord. We discuss the Breakfast Club trying to save face and help Kamala Harris (with lies) after her disastrous Breakfast Club appearance. We also discuss millenials and their obsession...

Duration:01:32:18