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Two friends with Polar Opposite views on almost... everything. Join us as we tackle topics that include our crazy Nigerian upbringing, pop culture, and our daily encounters as we try to make sense of it all!

Two friends with Polar Opposite views on almost... everything. Join us as we tackle topics that include our crazy Nigerian upbringing, pop culture, and our daily encounters as we try to make sense of it all!
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United States

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Two friends with Polar Opposite views on almost... everything. Join us as we tackle topics that include our crazy Nigerian upbringing, pop culture, and our daily encounters as we try to make sense of it all!

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English


Episodes

Big Boys Don't Cry (ft. Dinneh Udeh)

4/17/2019
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Who made the rulebook on what it means to be a man? Is it okay for men to cry? Would you let your son play with Barbies? Why don’t guys touch each other in pictures? This week , Justin & Nicky are joined by friend Dinneh Udeh who delivers a fiery sermon about toxic masculinity and its implications in our society. In The News: They discuss Beyoncé’s new ‘Homecoming’ Netflix teaser and the ‘Lion King’ movie trailer. As Game of Thrones season 8 looms near, Dinneh makes a controversial...

Duration:01:29:12

Sounds About White (ft. Grayson Ellis)

4/10/2019
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Is white privilege even real? Is affirmative action harmful? Lets debate! With the divisiveness in this country, we find it necessary to have conversations that often make us uncomfortable. On this episode, Justin & Nicky are joined by Grayson Ellis to discuss issues such as white privilege, affirmative action, political correctness, and Trump not denouncing white supremacy. Hot Take: Raising Cane's is trash, Jay-Z ain't it, and people with read receipts turned on are the REAL snakes! As...

Duration:01:40:57

We Survived Nigeria!

4/3/2019
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We survived Nigeria! This week, Justin & Nicky recap their experiences visiting Nigeria and all the craziness involved during their trips! They include stories about finessing armed policemen and TSA agents, giving bribes, and witnessing animal slaughterings (vegans beware). They discuss the controversial comments made by Jordan Peele, Cardi B's druggings, and give a mini review on Jordan Peele's new movie 'Us'. (14:26-19:09) *Beware of spoilers! This week they learned that Migos is now a...

Duration:00:57:55

Don't Touch My Blackness

3/27/2019
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Treat our blackness the same way you treat a black woman's hair...DONT TOUCH IT! This week, Justin recaps his experience being the DJ for a friends party. They discuss the new developments following the 'Leaving Neverland' documentary about Michael Jackson and the social media fallout. They then discuss "blackness" and their experiences maintaining their identity while growing up in predominantly white environments. They include topics such as "talking white," being "pretty for a black...

Duration:01:06:51

"No Thank You, Next" (ft. Bianca Garcia)

3/20/2019
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Unlike Ariana Grande, we aren't fuc#!@ng grateful for our exes. Justin & Nicky are joined by friend Bianca Garcia to discuss being single, fuckboys, Tinder dates, etiquette, being catfished, and dating apps in 2019. They give their opinion on the foolish R. Kelly interview with Gayle King, break down Grindr subcategories, and detail what one's profile must look like to get a coveted "swipe right." Hot Take: Chick fil a is trash & don't ask us how we're doing! As always we answer some...

Duration:01:15:40

Please Don't Call CPS

3/10/2019
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In this episode, we recap our wild week, Justin makes a confession and we detail the child abuse we endured as children.... We mean "punishments". We also give our take on the new 'Leaving Neverland' documentary about Michael Jackson and the Jordyn Woods drama. As always we answer some interesting listener letters. If you would like a question answered on air, email us! polaropposites.pod@gmail.com OR DM us @polaroppositespod on Instagram!

Duration:01:22:12

Make Or Break: Relationship Deal Breakers

3/10/2019
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We were born to flex, but you don't need diamonds on your neck to catch our attention. In this episode, we briefly discuss the fire burning under Jussie Smollett. We get into deal breakers in relationships and what stipulations are needed if you wish to claim Nicky's heart (many). Hot Take: Thotiana is the Mo Bamba of 2019 As always we answer some pretty interesting listener letters. If you would like a question answered on air, email us! polaropposites.pod@gmail.com OR DM us...

Duration:01:10:23

Let's Talk About S-E-X

3/10/2019
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Seeeexxxx?!?! In this episode, we discuss the foolishness that occurred last week. We get into SEX and what our parents never told us.. Find out why Justin's mom doesn't like Don Lemon anymore. We also break down whether or not Valentine's Day is a scam (it is). We strongly urge you to stay away from Yoruba Demons! As always we answer some pretty interesting listener letters. If you would like a question answered on air, email us! polaropposites.pod@gmail.com OR DM us @polaroppositespod on...

Duration:01:10:27

How We Made It Here: Nigerian Parenting

3/10/2019
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On the inaugural episode of Polar Opposites, we discuss the controversial comments made by Liam Neeson, Gucci's blackface controversy, and 21 Savage's possible deportation. We then discuss our Nigerian upbringing and how our parents raised us. (lots to unpack) Hot Take: Are Girl Scout Cookies overrated? Follow us @polaroppositespod on Instagram! Send us an email or DM us question you'd like us to answer on air!

Duration:01:01:29