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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

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English


Episodes

CS 047: Trumptown feat. Michael Kruse (@michaelkruse) (11/11/2017) - Champagne Sharks

11/15/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. Today senior staff writer at Politico Michael Cruse (https://twitter.com/michaelkruse) joins us to discuss his recent article about Trump supporters in Johnstown, Pennsylvania both before and after the election, "Johnstown Never Believed Trump Would Help. They...

Duration: 01:26:30


Teaser for CS 046: Listener Questions: African Patriarchy and Iggy Azalea Thinkpiece Justice - Champagne Sharks

11/15/2017
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This is a preview of a bonus premium episode. Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. This will not only give you access to this current premium episode you’re previewing, but also all the back premium episodes you may have missed as well and all future bonus premium episodes. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. Today is another listener...

Duration: 00:12:18


CS 045: Terrorist Simps (11/05/2017) - Champagne Sharks

11/8/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. Today we talk about the growing proliferation of murder-suicide meltdown, terrorists and MRA types among black male community. Also, what's up with Tyrese? Discussed in this episode: Doug E.Fresh's attempt in 1992 to cash in on the Hammer trend. If you read the...

Duration: 01:34:43


CS 044: Antifa Supersoldiers Will End Us All (11/05/2017) - Champagne Sharks

11/8/2017
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This is a preview of a bonus premium episode. Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. This will not only give you access to this current premium episode you’re previewing, but also all the back premium episodes you may have missed as well and all future bonus premium episodes. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. Today we discuss Antifa...

Duration: 00:09:12


CS 043: Cultural Quadroons (11/03/2017) - Champagne Sharks

11/3/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. We discussed the NY stripper strike, the new Five Pillars of Hip-Hop, the new Cultural Mulattoes, swirling, getting invited to "the cookout, Bob McNair's "inmates" comment to his football team, and recent developments with a branch of Black Lives Matter. Show...

Duration: 01:42:32


Preview of CS 042: Strangest Things (10/29/2017) - Champagne Sharks

11/2/2017
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This is a preview of a bonus premium episode. Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. This will not only give you access to this current premium episode you’re previewing, but also all the back premium episodes you may have missed as well and all future bonus premium episodes. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. We discuss Stranger...

Duration: 00:09:26


CS 041: Disinformation Society (10/24/2017) - Champagne Sharks

10/24/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at http://patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champagne-sharks/id1242690393?mt=2. Sorry, there's some static on my mic this episode. We discuss disinformation on social media and the dynamics of it. Discussed in this episode: The concept of intermittent rewards (or random reinforcement) and how it related to social...

Duration: 01:26:38


CS 040: Postmodern Geekdom as Simulated Ethnicity Pt. 2 with Kom Kunyosying and Carter Soles (10/16/2017) - Champagne Sharks

10/20/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at http://patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champagne-sharks/id1242690393?mt=2. Today we have Kom Kunyosying and Carter Soles on to discuss their 2012 article "Postmodern Geekdom as Simulated Ethnicity". This article is very dense and has a lot of different ideas making up its thesis, so we didn't feel we could...

Duration: 01:08:00


Preview of CS 039: Is All Inequality Created Equal with Michael Brooks (10/20/2017) - Champagne Sharks

10/20/2017
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This is a preview of a bonus premium episode. Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. This will not only give you access to this current premium episode you’re previewing, but also all the back premium episodes you may have missed as well and all future bonus premium episodes. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. Today Michael Brooks...

Duration: 00:18:59


CS 038: Postmodern Geekdom as Simulated Ethnicity Pt. 1 with Kom Kunyosying and Carter Soles (10/16/2017) - Champagne Sharks

10/18/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at http://patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champagne-sharks/id1242690393?mt=2. Today we have Kom Kunyosying and Carter Soles on to discuss their 2012 article "Postmodern Geekdom as Simulated Ethnicity". This article is very dense and has a lot of different ideas making up its thesis, so we didn't feel we could...

Duration: 01:00:03


Preview of CS 037: The Arrogance of Dismissal (10/18/2017) - Champagne Sharks

10/18/2017
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This is a preview of a bonus premium episode. Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. This will not only give you access to this current premium episode you're previewing, but also all the back premium episodes you may have missed as well and all future bonus premium episodes. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. This is a solo episode...

Duration: 00:05:47


CS 036: Pumpkin Spice Supremacy feat. Torraine Walker (10/07/2017) - Champagne Sharks

10/9/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at http://patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champagne-sharks/id1242690393?mt=2. Today, prolific freeland writer Torraine Walker joins us to talk about the Cam Newton sexism controversy and how he managed to uncover racist tweets by the white feminist reporter at the heart of the controversy, and how the mainstream...

Duration: 01:22:01


CS 034: Restaurant Chains and Slave Chains (09/24/2017) - Champagne Sharks

9/28/2017
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The first half hour is us talking about chain restaurants like Cheesecake Factory for some reason, then the conversation turns to Colin Kaepernick and the #takeaknee controversy. Two books that cover all the addictive engineering of food products by scientists and labs. The End of Overeating by David Kessler http://amzn.to/2wWJyK7 and Sugar Fat Salt by Michael Moss http://amzn.to/2yacoa9. Related articles to the two books: "How The Food Industry Manipulates Taste Buds With 'Salt Sugar...

Duration: 01:31:11


Preview of CS 033: Straight Black Men Are The White People of Black People - Champagne Sharks

9/27/2017
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This is a preview of a bonus premium episode. Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. We discuss the recent Very Smart Brothas "Straight Black Men are the White People of Black People" Discussed in the episode: Straight Black Men Are the White People of Black People by Damon Young...

Duration: 00:14:35


CS 032: Blerds (09/17/2017) - Champagne Sharks

9/20/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at http://patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champagne-sharks/id1242690393?mt=2. We open up discussing recent developments with the Michael Slager case, then we go into the topic of blerds (Black Nerds) in response to a question from a listener about why I always go in on them. Discussed in this episode: Recent...

Duration: 01:42:09


Preview of CS 031: Black Immigrants And White Supremacy (09/17/2017) - Champagne Sharks

9/20/2017
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This is a preview of a bonus premium episode. Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. Today D. Mills (http://twitter.com/mdmills79) and Mike (http://twitter.com/blackexception1) join me to discuss a Black immigrant conservative's response to Ta-Nehisi Coate's book Between the World and Me that...

Duration: 00:16:34


CS 030: Chamoane Sharks (09/10/2017) - Champagne Sharks

9/13/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at http://patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champagne-sharks/id1242690393?mt=2. D. Mills (http://twitter.com/mdmills79), Mike (http://twitter.com/blackexception1), and I discuss Hillary Clinton's new book "What Happened?", some funny meltdowns among the cult of diehard Hillary supporters including Joy Reid, and...

Duration: 01:28:04


Preview of CS029: Listener Questions (09/10/17) - Champagne Sharks

9/13/2017
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In this episode, I answer some listener questions. If you want to ask some questions of your own that may be answered on-air in the future, go to https://curiouscat.me/ChampagneSharks or write us at champagnesharks@gmail.com. Topics include the role of white women in white supremacy and the concept of black people identifying with white values. Discussed in this episode: Women of the Klan by Kathleen Blee http://amzn.to/2eXfenw Inside Organized Racism: Women in the Hate Movement by...

Duration: 00:14:47


CS 028: Coppin’ Pleas ft. Emmet Penney (09/06/2017) - Champagne Sharks

9/7/2017
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Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at http://patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champagne-sharks/id1242690393?mt=2. This episode we have Emmet Penney (https://twitter.com/ChknNugtDeepSt8) on to discuss his article on a recent controversy that happened with DSA, the Democratic Socialists of America, regarding the election of Danny Fetonte to the...

Duration: 00:49:04


Preview of CS 027: Anti-Antifa White Moderates (09/03/2017) - Champagne Sharks

9/7/2017
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This is a preview of a bonus premium episode. Support the show and get double the episodes by subscribing to bonus episodes for $5/month at patreon.com/champagnesharks. Also, remember to review and rate the podcast in Itunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/champ…d1242690393?mt=2. On this episode, D. Mills (http://www.twitter.com/mdmills79), Mike (http://www.twitter.com/blackexception1), and I discuss white moderates and their attempt to create a moral equivalency between Antifa and Nazis in...

Duration: 00:09:20

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