For this episode, Ty and Daphne discuss recent news, politics, and events. After catching up on life (00:30), the hosts discuss "Oh Lawd" news (3:09), including a case of delivering packages while black (3:34), an airbnb heist (6:27), faulty voting machines (8:25), and the cost of education in prison (11:15). They then turn their attention to politics and discuss ICE's fake university sting operation (14:00) and whether Pete Buttigieg is a lying MF (18:44). Ty and Daphne then have a conversation about Bill Cosby's first prison interview (24:25), black representation in the media (26:30), Bernie Sander's HBCU plan (29:34) and the burden of healthcare in the U.S. (34:45). They close by discussing the rising backlash against big tech (40:57), Billy Dee William's revelation regarding his gender self-concept (46:40), HBO's Watchmen (48:20), and Lena Waithe's Queen and Slim (51:40).
For this episode, Ty and Daphne discuss life, recent news, and politics. After catching up (00:30), the hosts discuss "Oh Lawd" news (03:34), including a mass layoff over Christmas break (4:05), the increase in emergency room visits following the legalization of cannabis in Illinois (6:29), and a bizarre North Korea political crime (8:06). They then discuss recent pop culture debates about love, marriage, and cheating. Specifically, they have a conversation about Mike Tyson's comments on interracial dating (10:04), Loni Love's remarks about cheating among Black men (21:45), the data related to race and faithfulness in relationships (28:25), the factors behind racial differences in marriage rates (33:30), and how gender roles shape marriage satisfaction and divorce (41:34). Ty and Daphne then switch gears by discussing health and the best and worst diets of 2020 (49:42). Next, the hosts have a conversation about the British royal family drama (56:00) as well as Meghan Markle's self-identification and the role of race in her treatment in the British press (58:30). Ty and Daphne wrap up the episode by sharing their thoughts on millennials' limited upward mobility (1:04:30), the latest developments related to the Democratic primary (1:10:15), and tensions between the US and Iran following Trump's decision to authorize Soleimani's killing (1:15:32).