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The Axiom Amnesia Theory podcast, launched in October 2011 and hosted by Heit and Cheri, is a weekly discussion in which the duo hosts discussion on a variety of subjects for the purpose of advancing the conversation about what’s going on in the world around us. The show has a relaxed, conversational tone, as opposed to the typical “talking head” pundits prevalent in news discussions. Consequently, it is entertaining, informative and appropriate for adults, regardless of knowledge level concerning political, social or philosophical principles.

The Axiom Amnesia Theory podcast, launched in October 2011 and hosted by Heit and Cheri, is a weekly discussion in which the duo hosts discussion on a variety of subjects for the purpose of advancing the conversation about what’s going on in the world around us. The show has a relaxed, conversational tone, as opposed to the typical “talking head” pundits prevalent in news discussions. Consequently, it is entertaining, informative and appropriate for adults, regardless of knowledge level concerning political, social or philosophical principles.
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The Axiom Amnesia Theory podcast, launched in October 2011 and hosted by Heit and Cheri, is a weekly discussion in which the duo hosts discussion on a variety of subjects for the purpose of advancing the conversation about what’s going on in the world around us. The show has a relaxed, conversational tone, as opposed to the typical “talking head” pundits prevalent in news discussions. Consequently, it is entertaining, informative and appropriate for adults, regardless of knowledge level concerning political, social or philosophical principles.

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Episodes

Black Professionals: All Black Everything (E536)

2/11/2015
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Have you ever stopped to think about how different the Black experience would be if we had a seat at the table of all industries and career paths? How do you think the high Black unemployment rate and lack of presence in a decision-making capacity in most industries affects us? On this episode of The […]Related Articles:Episode 525: Black BacklashHip Hop On Trial: #TinyDoo (E535)Obama’s 2015 State Of The Union Address (E533)MOVIE REVIEW: Whitney (E532)MOVIE REVIEW: Selma (E531)

Duration: 00:59:12


Hip Hop On Trial: #TinyDoo (E535)

1/28/2015
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Since its inception, Hip Hop music has been on trial–first to prove itself as a real music genre, then in defense of its lyrics. This issue is most recently highlighted in the case of Brandon “Tiny Doo” Duncan, who faces 25 years to life solely on the basis of his rap lyrics, nothing more. On […]Related Articles:Obama’s 2015 State Of The Union Address (E533)Episode 529: Abusive EmpireMOVIE REVIEW: Whitney (E532)MOVIE REVIEW: Selma (E531)Forest Whitaker Stop & Frisk (E534)

Duration: 01:00:00


Forest Whitaker Stop & Frisk (E534)

1/21/2015
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Apparently being Black is enough to make you suspect regardless of who you are, and Forest Whitaker learned it first hand when he was accused of shoplifting in a deli recently. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss Forest Whitaker allowing a shopkeeper to frisk him, the possibility of failing […]Related Articles:MOVIE REVIEW: Selma (E531)Obama’s 2015 State Of The Union Address (E533)MOVIE REVIEW: Whitney (E532)Episode 529: Abusive EmpireEpisode 528: Read In...

Duration: 00:15:00


Obama’s 2015 State Of The Union Address (E533)

1/21/2015
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As expected, President Obama told us the state of the Union is “strong”, but what does that really mean for the poor versus the middle class? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss President Obama’s State of the Union Address, including the economy, missions to Mars, education, continued wars around […]Related Articles:MOVIE REVIEW: Whitney (E532)MOVIE REVIEW: Selma (E531)Forest Whitaker Stop & Frisk (E534)Episode 529: Abusive EmpireEpisode 525: Black Backlash

Duration: 00:14:47


MOVIE REVIEW: Whitney (E532)

1/20/2015
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Were you one of the 4.5 million viewers who tuned in to watch the Lifetime movie about Whitney Houston? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss the portrayals of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, drug use, Deborah Cox covering Whitney’s vocals, whether the actors were a good match, the portrayal […]Related Articles:Life Through Whitney Houston’s Death [Video]MOVIE REVIEW: Selma (E531)Episode 529: Abusive EmpireEpisode 521: Controversial DeconstructionEpisode 524:...

Duration: 00:15:00


MOVIE REVIEW: Selma (E531)

1/20/2015
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Did you see the movie “Selma”? If not, it’s definitely worth seeing, as it chronicles the fight for civil rights led by Martin Luther King Jr., in Selma, Alabama at the height of the Civil Rights Movement. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss the impact of the movie, the […]Related Articles:MOVIE REVIEW: Whitney (E532)Episode 521: Controversial DeconstructionEpisode 529: Abusive EmpireEpisode 522: Hacking Consumer CultureEpisode 524: The Empire Quakes Back

Duration: 00:15:00


Are We Living MLK’s Dream? (E530)

1/19/2015
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“I’ve been to the mountaintop…” Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke these words the day before he was assassinated, seemingly expressing the premonition that his life was nearing an end. Undoubtedly, this expression not only causes one to reflect on Dr. King’s life and principles, but also spurs introspection into our own lives. Have […]Related Articles:Episode 177: “I’ve Been To The…Episode 413: “I’ve Been To The…Episode 381: “I’ve Been To The…Episode 504: “I’ve Been To The…Episode 325:...

Duration: 00:32:35


Episode 529: Abusive Empire

1/15/2015
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Abuse comes in many forms, flavors, colors, and people. So, we must always keep an eye out for suffering at the hands of abusive people and abusive empires. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss Season 1 Episode 2 of the TV show “Empire” a dog that takes the bus […]Related Articles:Episode 524: The Empire Quakes BackEpisode 525: Black BacklashEpisode 528: Read In ColorismEpisode 523: UnBurdening BlacknessEpisode 521: Controversial Deconstruction

Duration: 00:56:18


Episode 528: Read In Colorism

1/14/2015
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Colorism continues to rear its ugly head–this time with “light girls” claiming a form of intra-racial discrimination that amounts to “reverse colorism”. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss the murder of Cheri’s childhood classmate, video of a little girl crying because white kids don’t want to be her friend, […]Related Articles:Episode 526: It’s Alien To Me!Episode 524: The Empire Quakes BackEpisode 521: Controversial DeconstructionEpisode 525: Black...

Duration: 01:00:02


Episode 527: Somebody’s Gonna Have To Die!

1/13/2015
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Somebody’s gonna have to be willing to die for it–for the righting of the inequalities many of us endure. That’s the bottom line that most of us don’t really want to face. It shouldn’t be this way, but it’s the reality of the world in which we live. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia […]Related Articles:Episode 525: Black BacklashEpisode 522: Hacking Consumer CultureEpisode 521: Controversial DeconstructionEpisode 523: UnBurdening BlacknessEpisode 524: The Empire Quakes Back

Duration: 01:00:02


Episode 526: It’s Alien To Me!

1/12/2015
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Have you seen the drawing of the person of interest in the NAACP bombing? You know it looks like one of those gray aliens! Who do they think they are fooling? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss George Zimmerman’s recent domestic violence arrest, people who think Bill Cosby should […]Related Articles:Episode 525: Black BacklashEpisode 521: Controversial DeconstructionEpisode 523: UnBurdening BlacknessEpisode 524: The Empire Quakes BackEpisode 522: Hacking...

Duration: 01:00:02


Episode 525: Black Backlash

1/9/2015
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No, we are not Charlie, so you won’t hear us chanting “je suis Charlie”. Meanwhile, there are a number of simultaneous backlashes relating to social and political events. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss the Paris mass shootings, the NAACP bombing, Black folks who hate “Empire”, rich Blacks versus […]Related Articles:Episode 524: The Empire Quakes BackEpisode 521: Controversial DeconstructionEpisode 522: Hacking Consumer CultureEpisode 523: UnBurdening...

Duration: 01:00:02


Episode 524: The Empire Quakes Back

1/8/2015
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Who saw the premier of the TV series “Empire”, starring Taraji P. Henson and Terrance Howard last night? And what’s up with the “quake cluster” happening in Dallas? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri the possibility of an AxAm Live!Radio iPhone app, Dallas earthquakes, “Empire” TV show, media hailing a […]Related Articles:Episode 521: Controversial DeconstructionEpisode 522: Hacking Consumer CultureEpisode 523: UnBurdening BlacknessAxAm Live! RadioAxAm Live! Autoplay...

Duration: 01:00:00


Episode 523: UnBurdening Blackness

1/7/2015
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It’s obvious that Black culture is the “in” thing–so much so, that we see non-Black “culture vultures” attempting to capitalize off of Blackness, neither being Black nor feeling any responsibility toward the challenges of being Black in this society. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss simulated sex on Grand […]Related Articles:Episode 522: Hacking Consumer CultureEpisode 521: Controversial Deconstruction2013-12-02 AxAm Live: Obamacare, Cyber Monday, Black...

Duration: 01:00:01


Episode 522: Hacking Consumer Culture

1/6/2015
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Whether you like it or not, we’re all consumers of products and services. Therefore, we need to be smart about how and where we choose to spend our money (and time). On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss their continued Walmart Boycott, Microcenter store ignoring customers they think don’t have […]Related Articles:Episode 521: Controversial Deconstruction2013-12-02 AxAm Live: Obamacare, Cyber Monday, Black Music…AxAm Live! RadioAxAm Live! Autoplay Live...

Duration: 01:00:02


Episode 521: Controversial Deconstruction

1/5/2015
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Now that we’ve all made it to 2015, it’s time for some controversial deconstruction–breaking down some of the biggest controversies of 2014 to explain what’s really going on. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss beta testing for our new AxAm Live! Android app, the Bill Cosby drug and rape […]Related Articles:AxAm Live! RadioAxAm Live! Autoplay Live Stream2013-10-07: John Pennymon Obamacare Debate, Drug Testing,…2013-12-02 AxAm Live: Obamacare, Cyber Monday, Black...

Duration: 01:00:02


Episode 520: Are You That Somebody?

11/17/2014
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Are YOU that somebody? Well when it comes to the Ferguson Police, if you’re a young Black male, then the answer is probably “yes”. On the other hand, if you’re talking about the actors cast in the newly released Aaliyah biopic, the answer is a resounding “NO!” On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, […]Related Articles:Episode 458: Cop-Hugging Police Brutality ProtestersEpisode 459: Led By The EnemyEpisode 464: Sa’tori On Black “Justice”…Episode 457: Challenges Of Civil UnrestWhy Did...

Duration: 00:30:54


Episode 519: Lost In A Technical Headspace

11/13/2014
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It is quite easy to become lost in a “technical headspace” when you’re trying to figure out things like why we only even see one side of the moon from Earth. Not only does it require critical thinking abilities, but you’ll also need to understand a bit of physics. On this Technology & Science episode […]Related Articles:Episode 364: Lost In A Technical HeadspaceIf given the opportunity, would you travel to space?Once In A Decade: Check Out The ‘Ring Of Fire’…Largest Solar Storm Since 2005 to...

Duration: 00:30:25


Episode 518: Reflections On Dallas Ebola Crisis 2014

11/12/2014
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It looks like the Dallas Ebola crisis of 2014 is over–at least for now. There were so many things wrong with how it all went down… On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri take a look back at the good, the bad, and the appalling events related to the Dallas Ebola […]Related Articles:Episode 517: Veterans Day DilemmasEpisode 146: N!gga Wakeup CallEpisode 271: Memories Of What’s NaturalEpisode 428: Memories Of What’s NaturalOct. Jobs Report: Black Unemployment Up An Entire...

Duration: 00:31:17


Episode 517: Veterans Day Dilemmas

11/11/2014
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Happy Veterans Day! Or maybe not… How do you feel about the celebration of Veterans Day amid the perpetual wars? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri talk about a host of issues surrounding Veterans Day and how the country treats those whom they call heroes. Topics discussed include Veterans Day, […]Related Articles:Is Celebrating Veterans Day Celebrating War? Do You…Sicko [Video]Episode 040: Health CarelessnessEpisode 074: Bans And Drones RaceEpisode 214: Memorialize...

Duration: 00:29:13

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