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B-Side "The Facebook Effect" - 09.19.17

9/19/2017
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Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan tackle the mountain of social media on this b-side convo. The team talks through how social media impacts us, why we take breaks from it depending on our age, and Ryan continues to test out the potential for a singing career. The crew also takes a brief look back at the last year of podcasts and why we're still on a journey and we're glad y'all are with us! #Facebook #TakeABreak #ChickenScratch #BringOutThosePipesHolmes #NeYo Please join our Facebook group to discuss...

Duration: 00:38:54


The "Nashville Statement" Edition - 09.12.17

9/12/2017
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Since nobody so far has asked us what do we think about the Nashville Statement, we took it on ourselves to ask each other! If you haven't read the statement, check out the link below. Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan talk through the messaging, the wording, the tone, and specific points in the statement. In the usual WTD fashion that you've come to know and love we breakdown the conversation in hopes of injecting more nuance. And yes...Ryan gets sidetracked about the word "Biblical" again....!!...

Duration: 01:19:26


The "Colin Kaepernick" B-Side - 09.05.17

9/4/2017
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Here's the b-side...Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan talk about Colin Kaepernick's peaceful protest and the result that he now confronts as an unemployed quarterback within the NFL. Plus, Ryan talks about where he learned to preach and Ashley doesn't believe him! #PastorHolmes #PreachIt #ColinKaepernick #Bside —————————— Show Notes Colin Kaepernick stats - http://www.foxsports.com/nfl/colin-kaepernick-player-stats Quarterbacks signed ahead of Kaepernick -...

Duration: 00:32:12


The "Get Out" Edition - Part II - 08.29.17

8/29/2017
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The WTD crew passes along our thoughts and prayers to our listeners in H-town. Hurricane Harvey has rained tremendous amounts of water in Houston over the last several days, and we hope all our listeners, family, friends, and all Houstonians are safe. We encourage our listeners from around the country to seek ways to help out our fellow neighbors. This week the WTD crew is back with Part II of our Get Out discussion. We continue from last week and discuss how you change an organization -...

Duration: 00:31:06


The "Get Out" Edition - 08.22.17 - Part 1

8/21/2017
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This week the WTD team knuckles down and discusses how you change an organization - from the inside out? From the outside in? Both/and? Neither? Something else entirely? The team looks at a recent event where two SBC pastors witnessed the same event and came to different decisions about how to best affect change. —————————— Show notes: Ryan thinks he's pretty fly for a white guy, but he and the rest of the WTD team need your help. Sign up here:...

Duration: 00:27:52


The "Charlottesville" Edition - 08.14.17

8/14/2017
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The WTD originally planned to release a different topic this week, but the events happening in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend changed our minds. This podcast was recorded Monday, August 14 in the early morning hours. Given our platform at WTD and what we've advocated since coming on-air last October we felt it necessary to talk about white supremacy, white privilege, racism divestment, politics, and silence. This episode does have heated language and is potentially a trigger for...

Duration: 00:58:19


The "Help Me Help You" Edition - Part II - 08.08.17

8/7/2017
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With the team STILL down one crucially important member this week, Elijah and Ryan try to carry Part II across the finish line. In Part I Elijah discussed a bit of his story, in Part II it's Ryan's turn. Ryan talks about his background, how he got to be in front of a microphone, and things that help him process through all of these racial, theological, and political questions that WTD wrestles with. #Ryansplaining #History #WhyThisPodcast —————————— Show Notes: Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King...

Duration: 00:57:04


The "The Transgender Ban" B-Side - 08.05.17

8/4/2017
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With Ashley still missing-in-action the fellas of WTD, Elijah and Ryan, take up the recent transgender military ban. Talking Trump and politics the guys look at how this fits with Trump's character, what the ban does and does not mean, and how this could fit into a future election trajectory. —————————— The WTD crew doesn’t have it all figured out but we’re trying to talk about and give voice to these conversations in public. So shout out to all of our listeners! We’re so fortunate that...

Duration: 00:20:34


The "Help Me Help You" Edition - Part I - 08.02.17

7/31/2017
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With the team down one crucially important member this week, Elijah and Ryan soldier on without Ashley. So while the intelligence may be seriously diminished the fun and inability to focus goes through the roof! In Part I Elijah discusses his background, how he got to be in front of a microphone, and things that help him process through all of these racial, theological, and political questions that WTD wrestles with. —————————— Show Notes: Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King -...

Duration: 00:42:07


The "Fourth of You Lie" Edition - Part II - 07.25.17

7/24/2017
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Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan are back for Part II of their discussion on Christianity, evangelicalism, nationalism, patriotism, honor and how these all got blended together. Plus there's always the occasional surprise in there! This is the Fourth of You Lie edition for July 2017. —————————— Show Notes: Robert Jeffress - https://www.dallasnews.com/news/politics/2017/07/01/president-trump-first-baptist-dallas-spread-faith-patriotism-politics-concert Celebrate Freedom Rally in DC -...

Duration: 00:37:02


The 'Micro-Agression" B-Side - 07.21.17

7/21/2017
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Yep, the microagression! A term coined by psychiatrist and Harvard University professor Chester M. Pierce in 1970 to describe insults and dismissals he regularly witnessed non-black Americans inflict on African Americans. Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan talk through Ashley's experience receiving a micoaggression in conversation with someone at an event. — — — — — — — — — — — The WTD crew doesn’t have it all figured out but we’re trying to talk about and give voice to these conversations in public....

Duration: 00:28:23


The "Fourth of You Lie" Edition - Part I - 07.18.17

7/17/2017
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This week Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan are going to jump down a patriotic rabbit hole for you- evangelicalism, nationalism, patriotism, honor - all these topics and more. Of course there'll be laughter, confusion, hearts warmed, and Ryan wants to introduce trap music sound fx into the podcast but needs an app to do it well. Until he can find an app he's going to tackle the problem with his own personal touch. This is the Fourth of You Lie edition for July 2017. —————————— Show Notes: Robert...

Duration: 00:35:48


The "Jambalaya" Edition - Part II - 07.03.17

7/2/2017
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Here's Part II of the Jambalaya discussion...this week Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan finish their plate of meat, veggies, and rice. They talk about the Philando Castile verdict, immigration, Southern Baptists, white privilege, and Elijah plays a little 21 questions! — — — — — — — — — — — Show Notes: McScuse Me (this is a WOMAN, and an actress): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrSsjdzlUSw Jambalaya Recipe (in case you're hungry): http://allrecipes.com/recipe/31848/jambalaya/ Dr. Joy DeGruy Leary:...

Duration: 00:41:31


The "Jambalaya" Edition - Part I - 06.27.17

6/27/2017
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This week Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan take a whole bunch of meat, veggies, and rice and toss it into a pot to simmer. They talk about the Philando Castile verdict, immigration, Southern Baptists, white privilege, and as usual Ryan brings up some 90's (well technically 2000) R&B! — — — — — — — — — — — Show Notes: McScuse Me (this is a woman, and an actress): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrSsjdzlUSw Jambalaya Recipe (incase you're hungry): http://allrecipes.com/recipe/31848/jambalaya/ Dr. Joy...

Duration: 00:39:31


The "Woke or Nah" Edition - Part II - 06.20.17

6/19/2017
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A small delay but Part 2 is here! Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan continue their conversation about the idea of "wokeness" and "allyship" as it pertains to race. Ryan has a hard time saying "nah" but let's us in on a secret white people trend. Ashley wraps up her story about the one cat she actually liked, and Jimmy the Beta fish. #GoatYoga #DontCloseTheGarage #DoYaLikeFritz #Fritz4Life #BetaFish #ByeByeJimmy — — — — — — — — — — — The WTD crew doesn’t have it all figured out but we’re trying to...

Duration: 00:33:38


The "Reconcilitation or Conciliation" B-Side - 06.15.17

6/14/2017
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Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan take up the topic of "reconciliation or conciliation." Can two ethnic groups reconcile if one side hasn't (can't? won't?) even formally admitted there's a problem? How much responsibility do woke white men have in this discussion? Is Ashley about to start a new fad with trap worship? — — — — — — — — — — — The WTD crew doesn’t have it all figured out but we’re trying to talk about and give voice to these conversations in public. So shout out to all of our listeners!...

Duration: 00:23:59


The "Woke or Nah" Edition - 06.06.17 - Part I

6/5/2017
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Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan begin to look at the idea of "wokeness" and "allyship" as it pertains to race. Ryan has a hard time saying "nah" and Ashley let's us in the one cat she actually liked! #Fritz4Life — — — — — — — — — — — The WTD crew doesn’t have it all figured out but we’re trying to talk about and give voice to these conversations in public. So shout out to all of our listeners! We’re so fortunate that y’all take time out of your week to listen to us. Thank you for listening and...

Duration: 00:36:42


The "What Does It Mean To Be White" Edition - 05.30.17 - Part II

5/29/2017
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Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan continue their conversation with Dr. Robin DiAngelo, author of What Does It Mean to Be White and Is Everyone Really Equal, about prejudice, racism, discrimination, white fragility, and white privilege. Dr. DiAngelo received her PhD in Whiteness Studies from University of Washington in 2004, and she's been wrestling with her own whiteness for even longer as a diversity trainer. — — — — — — — — — — — Show Notes: Robin DiAngelo - https://robindiangelo.com Articles: 1....

Duration: 00:43:47


B-Side "Where's The Hope" - 05.28.17

5/28/2017
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Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan spend time with some listener feedback exploring the aspect of deconstruction and reconstruction. While we at WTD tend to focus on deconstruction that often leaves us asking "where's the hope?" and "what's the point?" which is topics the WTD team briefly tries to address. — — — — — — — — — — — Show Notes: Step on My Damn Toes Again! - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwsFvtD31Bs — — — — — — — — — — — The WTD crew doesn’t have it all figured out but we’re trying to...

Duration: 00:10:22


The "What Does It Mean To Be White" Edition - 05.23.17 - Part 1

5/21/2017
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Have we got a treat for you this week! Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan talk with Dr. Robin DiAngelo, author of What Does It Mean to Be White and Is Everyone Really Equal, about prejudice, racism, discrimination, white fragility, and white privilege. Dr. DiAngelo received her PhD in Whiteness Studies from University of Washington in 2004, and she's been wrestling with her own whiteness for even longer as a diversity trainer. — — — — — — — — — — — Show Notes: Robin DiAngelo -...

Duration: 00:52:15

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