The Afterparty: "2017 BET Awards"

There was an awards show last night? Oh. We just thought it was a New Edition concert. Regardless, listen to our thoughts on the 2017 BET Awards.

The Afterparty: "More Black Daddy Chronicles" (Feat. Nick Gaines)

In our latest installment of The Afterparty we celebrate Father’s Day by exploring the joys, challenges, and perils of Black Daddyhood with your favorite podcaster’s favorite podcaster Nick Gaines. We discuss the importance of expressing vulnerability with our children, improvements we can make as parents, the metamorphosis we underwent as fathers, and why raising children without rhythm should be a criminal offense.

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When Theater Goes Dark (feat. Andrew Shade and April Reign of Broadway Black)

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Tis the season for the Tony Awards! So in this episode, we're joined by two of the best, brightest, and Blackest voices on Broadway: the incomparable Andrew Shade (Founder and Editorial Director of Broadway Back) and the illustrious April Reign(Managing Editor of Broadway Black, #OscarsSoWrite Creator) to discuss carving out space for participants and consumers of Black Theatre, the Tony Awards nominees, and is this ongoing Black Media Renaissance just a facade? Additionally, Alex and the afterlife aren't the best of friends, Jay has the perfect recipe for friendship, and Lifetime hates Black people.

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More April Reign: Web | Twitter | Instagram | #OscarsSoWhite | #ReignyDayJobs on Twitter

Blerd is the Word (Feat. Jamie Broadnax of Black Girl Nerds & J. of Tea with Queen and J)

In this episode, we're joined by the dynamic duo of Black Girl Nerds creator and mogul in the making Jamie Broadnax, as well as our very special guest co-host J. of the Tea With Queen & J podcast, to discuss the breadth and idiosyncrasies of nerd culture, the importance of Black creators and executives within creative spaces, and Jamie's secret rendezvous with Idris Elba. Additionally, Alex takes a voyage to 1998, our birthday party has the best cake and ice cream, and even Jay has a price.

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The Afterparty: "Adventures in Motherhood" (feat. CaShawn Thompson and Tiffani Sheriff)

In this special Afterparty dedicated to the givers of life, we're joined by doula, mother, blogger, and creator of the "Black Girls Are Magic" merchandise line CaShawn Thompson and brand consultant, mother, and dancer Tiffani Sheriff to discuss raising awesome children, self-care amidst selflessness, and the challenges of developing your own parenting style.

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More Tiffani: Instagram