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The Token Talk Podcast is a cross-cultural podcast with three cross-cultural guys who just so happen to be black. Despite coming from different backgrounds and a slight age gap, these men have a lot of commonalities evident in their weekly discussions as they attempt to bridge a gap of cultural understanding with a dash of humor. With roots in the South, follow their unique perspective and journey as they encourage feedback, questions, and comments. This is Token Talk- Social Commentary from a Minority Perspective

The Token Talk Podcast is a cross-cultural podcast with three cross-cultural guys who just so happen to be black. Despite coming from different backgrounds and a slight age gap, these men have a lot of commonalities evident in their weekly discussions as they attempt to bridge a gap of cultural understanding with a dash of humor. With roots in the South, follow their unique perspective and journey as they encourage feedback, questions, and comments. This is Token Talk- Social Commentary from a Minority Perspective
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The Token Talk Podcast is a cross-cultural podcast with three cross-cultural guys who just so happen to be black. Despite coming from different backgrounds and a slight age gap, these men have a lot of commonalities evident in their weekly discussions as they attempt to bridge a gap of cultural understanding with a dash of humor. With roots in the South, follow their unique perspective and journey as they encourage feedback, questions, and comments. This is Token Talk- Social Commentary from a Minority Perspective

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Episodes

New Year, Who Dis? - S5 E1

1/7/2019
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New Year and a new episode of Token Talk. What does the new year mean to you? On this episode the gang discusses: 1) Our 2018 holiday wrap up (Christmas gift exchanges or lack thereof) 2) New Year goals and lessons learned (or lack thereof) 3) This ep's Token Top Five features our top favorite "fake" resolutions! Like, Listen, Subscribe!

Duration:00:58:22

Happy Holidays from the Tokentations - S4 E11

12/22/2018
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On the final episode of the season, Token Talk Podcast brings you a special holiday episode along with peace and goodwill to all. Our fine listeners should expect the following: 1) Nora Katz! (Our token Jewish cultural liaison, historian, Pennsylvanian transplant, virtuoso vocalist, friend, and more!) 2) The South's inability to recognize any holiday besides Christmas (we love Christmas!) , and more! 3) Discussions surrounding Dr. #MarcLamontHill and his #CNN Firing, the story of...

Duration:01:25:27

Mississippi Goddamn... Again! - S4 E10

12/3/2018
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On this episode of Token Talk Podcast, our fine listeners should expect the following: 1) Darius is Back! 2) What the Tokens are especially thankful for this holiday season... 3) A "what had happened was" regarding the #MSSenate runoff elections 4) Token Top Five featuring our favorite holiday side dishes!!

Duration:00:59:04

So Many Tokens Talkin' - S4 E9

10/12/2018
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In this episode, the Tokens consist of Thomas, Merc B, John, and Tario! They discuss multiple topics from religion to roasting. Life transitions to Taylor Swift and that damn Kanye, again.

Duration:01:10:53

Tokens Unhinged - S4 E8

10/3/2018
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This latest hodgepodge of Tokens discuss the distilled taste of sipping Brett Kavanaugh's tears over a single rock, what happens when you negatively @ Thomas on social media and there aren't enough votes in the crew to tell him he cant smite, and a bunch of funny in between. Merc B Willaims subs in for the missing on this latest installment of Token Talk

Duration:01:00:32

Token Talk Cancels Everybody - S4 -E7

9/21/2018
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Cancel Amber Guygers! Cancel Racist, crooked Cops! Cancel Phil Bryant! Cancel NFL! Cancel Music Labels! Cancel Line Judges! Cancel John Spann's street race victory

Duration:00:58:29

Blacktopia - S4 E6

9/5/2018
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On this week's episode, the guys recap their last days of Summer including, #Afropunk , #Asheville , and the joys/pitfalls of moving The gang also discussed the passing of The Queen of Soul, Aretha Frankin and Sports gambling makes it to Mississippi along with the lottery.

Duration:00:59:30

Guess Who's Back...But Not Really? - S4 E5

8/29/2018
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On this episode the band is back together! Tario is in the studio! They discuss the non-written filtered hatred among blacks for Cuba Gooding Jr. They discuss the highs and lows of Tario's botched Birthday party, and he fills them in on all his learning and adventures from Iowa.

Duration:01:03:05

What Does What Do? - S4 E4

8/15/2018
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On this episode the guys discuss #UnitetheRight rally, proper party flakin' etiquette, Darius gets in his feelings, and the team shares some embarrassing club stories. Also, we find out that Thomas might be a Bear. Special thanks to our episode sponsors @MamaNatures Juice Bar and Diabetes Solution 411!

Duration:01:00:01

Lemme Stop You Right There - S4 E3

8/6/2018
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On this week's episode of Token Talk, John tells a story of a seemingly noble act with a few twist and turns before a surprise ending Topics also include: LeBron's I Promise School, Jackson Public School's Bond Referendum, Blight Laws, Dak Prescot and more

Duration:01:04:13

More than Delta Blues & Kudzu - S4 E2

7/26/2018
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This week, the crew welcomes Brittany Carter to the show as we discuss her visit to the City of Jackson and a recap the recent trip we took to the Mississippi Delta as we remember the life of Emmett Till The crew immersed themselves in the culture and history of the Delta traveling to Sumner, Ruleville, Greenwood, Lexington, Winona, and more exploring themes of the music, Civil Rights, and poverty

Duration:01:26:24

Relaxing While Black: Summer Update - S4. E1

7/18/2018
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The boys are back! We start season 4 discussing our Summer vacations, the importance of relaxation, and the art of finessing. And do you remember Tario? Well he calls into the show to give us a much needed update! Join us for another season of Token Talk Podcast!

Duration:00:42:54

Funny is Funny Feat. @mercbwilliams - S3 E15

6/13/2018
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In this episode of Token Talk Podcast local creative and comedian @mercbwilliams joins the gang to discuss the politics of comedy, Darius gets his feelings hurt, Thomas begs for a friend, and John's linen pants take a beating. They also hit Merc with some listener questions in a segment they call, "Ask Your Black Friend"

Duration:01:13:39

Who Got Beef? Pull up, then! - S3 E14

6/6/2018
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In this episode of Token Talk Podcast the team dives right into our viewership numbers like an over zealous deacon, we discuss the culture of backlash and getting Roseanne Barr TF out of here and of course we dissect the greatest rap beef in Hip Pop history between Drake and Pusha T. Tune in and make sure you like, subscribe, and review. Thoughts on the latest episode? Just hit us up!

Duration:01:07:32

Passing the Token Torch - S3 E13

5/24/2018
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One Token don’t stop no show. Join the full Token Talk team as we gather for a ceremonial passing of the torch from Tario Encyclopedia Jones to John the Man Spann in the latest installment of Token Talk Podcast. We give a temporary farewell to partner, founding member, OG token, Tario as he embarks on a new adventure in Iowa. He left to create and innovate on a higher level. He'll be back, but for now just seckle!

Duration:00:48:43

Token Talk Series - Black women in the workplace: We on feat. @CherondaDior & @Melaniensanders

5/15/2018
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On our third installment of Black Women in the Workplace The brothers of Token Talk Podcast had the pleasure of interviewing Cheronda Minor and Melanie Sanders. Two wonderful ladies making moves in the city of Jackson. Their business savvy and passion for their work is not only inspiring to Jacksonians but to all women.

Duration:01:13:35

Token Talk Series - Black Women in the Workplace: Pam Confer & The Quaaludes

5/4/2018
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In the second installment of the Black Women in the Workplace series, the Token Talk crew sits down with Pam Confer. Pam is a speaker, singer, songwriter, editor, and public relations professional and consultant. She is the founder of Speak BIG! and is the Canton Chamber of Commerce President. But most important, shes a bad ass. Tune in and listen to the story of her journey, what has kept her focused, her opinions on #Kanye and #cosby and more! We are The Quaalude

Duration:01:00:18

Token Talk Series - Black women in the workplace: You said there would be tea feat. @pinkgumbeaux

4/23/2018
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The Tokens are back with the first installment of the Token Talk Series: Black Women in the Workplace In this episode we are joined by the credentialed and talented, and also long time listener, Ashlee Kelly Ashlee, New Orleans native with a dash of Jackson flavor, is woman that wears many hats. Entrepreneur, Avid listener long-time fan, New Orleans native with a dash of Jackson flavor, the incomparable Miss Ashlee Kelly aka pinkgumbeaux. https://www.jxnpreneur.com/ http://pinkgumbeaux.com/...

Duration:01:06:55

Token Reminder feat. John Spann: Round 2 - S3 E9

4/13/2018
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Join the trio as we discuss some local happenings in our city, such as Senator Bernie Sanders visit and the relocation of the Jackson Zoo. John Spann of the MS Civil Rights Museum also drops by to share his token experience and shed some light of the legacy of Dr.King's Death 50 years later.

Duration:01:06:06

Darius Got Fired?! - S3 E8

4/2/2018
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The boys are back at it as they shake off the cobwebs and re-enter the studio to discuss whats been going on and how Darius got fired from his real job.

Duration:00:54:51