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‘Big’ With Bill Simmons, Mallory Rubin, and Van Lathan

The Rewatchables

Bill, Mal, and Van get their wish granted and rewatch 'Big,' starring Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, and Robert Loggia.Hosts: Bill Simmons, Mallory Rubin, and Van LathanAssociate Producer: Isaiah Blakely Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 54mins

24 Jan 2023

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Van Lathan Jr. on ‘Fat, Crazy, and Tired: Tales From the Trenches of Transformation’

Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air

Larry is joined by journalist, Ringer contributor, and Academy Award–winning producer Van Lathan Jr. to discuss his book ‘Fat, Crazy, and Tired: Tales from the Trenches of Transformation.’ They start their conversation by reviewing some of their personal experiences from the past couple of years and discussing the importance of perseverance when navigating the mental roadblocks in your career. Van then recounts the emotional visit to his father's home in Baton Rouge after his death (11:00). Next, Van dives into the process of writing the book, his history with panic attacks, and the incident that started him on his journey in dealing with those struggles (26:19). After the break they examine the mental health challenges affecting black people in general and the steps Van continually took to overcome his own during the pandemic (46:48). Finally, they speculate on Kanye West's current state of mind and Van shares some advice for anyone who may be going through their own battles with mental health (1:01:37).Host: Larry WilmoreGuest: Van Lathan Jr.Associate Producer: Chris Sutton Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 20mins

21 Jan 2023

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Dre and Big H went to Van Lathan show (Higher Learning)  to discuss scenario based police situations.  as well as  Van and Rachel's philosophy on the state of policing.    FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL   Get updates or reach out to Get updates on our Social Media Profiles!    Twitter: https://twitter.com/silverbackpod Facebook: https://facebook.com/silverbackpod Instagram: https:/instagram.com/silverbackpod Spotify: http://spotify.com/66kD3pI5vu2fMVjSk5GOYz Linktree: linktr.ee/silverbackchronicles--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/silverbackchronicles/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/silverbackchronicles/support


2 Jan 2023

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NBA Ringz Culture, Wobbling for Wemby Trade Teams, and Week 17 Million-Dollar Picks With Van Lathan, Wosny Lambre, and Peter Schrager

The Bill Simmons Podcast

The Ringer's Bill Simmons is joined by Wosny Lambre and Van Lathan to settle a disagreement about whether the Nikola Jokic hype is overblown (3:57), before Bill and Wosny look at the NBA teams who may benefit from making an early trade and tanking for a chance at Victor Wembanyama in the 2023 NBA Draft (36:09). Then Bill talks with Peter Schrager of NFL Network and Fox Sports about which NFL teams still have a reason to compete heading into Week 17, some matchups including Commanders-Browns, Giants-Colts, Patriots-Dolphins, Jets-Seahawks, Panthers-Buccaneers, Vikings-Packers, Steelers-Ravens, favorite underdogs, and more (1:06:25). Finally Bill gives out the Million-Dollar Picks for NFL Week 17 (1:49:11).Host: Bill SimmonsGuests: Van Lathan, Wosny Lambre, and Peter SchragerProducer: Kyle Crichton Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


30 Dec 2022

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‘The Edge’ With Bill Simmons and Van Lathan

The Rewatchables

The Ringer’s Bill Simmons and Van Lathan never feel sorry for a man who owns a plane as they rewatch the 1997 survival thriller ‘The Edge’ starring Anthony Hopkins and Alec Baldwin.Producers: Craig Horlbeck and Isaiah Blakely Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 42mins

25 Oct 2022

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Van Lathan on Losing His Father, Sharp’s Temper, No Jumper Drama & More

No Jumper

Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code SHARPTANK at http://www.Manscaped.com Van Lathan made his way to the Sharp Tank, for a very enlightening, inspiring, and deep conversation with Sharp! ----- 00:00 Intro 0:30 Van congrats Sharp heavy! "You're the most entertaining dude on the entire internet gigabytes" 4:04 Van used to love visiting his uncle in prison when he was a young kid 9:42 Sharp wants to know if people really get rehabilitated after doing time 10:00 Van thinks people don't get rehabilitated and furthermore, that's not the way the prison system is designed 10:57 Van explains how many ways the prison system is a GIGANTIC BUSINESS and breaks down how it should be handled 15:55 Manscaped 20:18 Van's fitness journey started with him wanting to be better...and for girls 22:00 Sharp explains why he can be hard during some interviews: passion and caring 22:29 Van thinks that Sharp went too hard on Tucker the Toe Sucker 23:25 Sharp explains why it wasn't the case and how why the interview actually happened 25:00 Van says No Jumper has been super lit lately, like a soap opera 27:41 Van cracks the Sharp mindset! "You don't like to see people not using their full potential" 28:11 Sharp expands on how we should all tap into our gifts and all go hard and prosper 29:09 "I use every bad thing I went through and turn it into a fuel" - Sharp 32:45 Sharp pays respect to Van's father who passed on last year, says he raised a fine smart man 39:40 Sharp says people are afraid to raise kids these days, especially the school system 48:52 Van also wants to partake in the fuck shit that's going down at No Jumper 49:41 Sharp says that was Van's interview and might possibly call him back for future things LOL ----- Shout to our Partners at Gamer Supps! ORDER YOUR FREE SAMPLE TODAY with our Promo Code NoJumper https://youtu.be/UUwcj1YC-NE Gamer Supps offers esports athletes, gamers, and podcasters the most effective and healthy energy choice to help them perform at the highest potential especially during their most crucial moments. Try it today 100% Free with our Promo Code NoJumper https://gamersupps.gg/ ----- NO JUMPER PATREON http://www.patreon.com/nojumper CHECK OUT OUR NEW SPOTIFY PLAYLIST https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5te... FOLLOW US ON SNAPCHAT FOR THE LATEST NEWS & UPDATES https://www.snapchat.com/discover/No_... CHECK OUT OUR ONLINE STORE!!! http://www.nojumper.com/ SUBSCRIBE for new interviews (and more) weekly: http://bit.ly/nastymondayz  Follow us on SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/show/4ENxb4B... iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/n... Follow us on Social Media: https://www.snapchat.com/discover/No_... http://www.twitter.com/nojumper http://www.instagram.com/nojumper https://www.facebook.com/NOJUMPEROFFI... http://www.reddit.com/r/nojumper JOIN THE DISCORD: https://discord.gg/Q3XPfBm Follow Adam22: https://www.tiktok.com/@adam22 http://www.twitter.com/adam22 http://www.instagram.com/adam22 adam22hoe on Snapchat Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


8 Jul 2022

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Women Navigate Post-Roe Abortion Data Traps | Van Lathan Jr.

The Daily Show: Ears Edition

Sweden and Finland are joining NATO, Desi Lydic examines the origins and evolution of Pride Month, and writer and podcaster Van Lathan Jr. discusses his memoir "Fat, Crazy, and Tired."See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


30 Jun 2022

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Le Batard & Friends - South Beach Sessions

Dan sits down with The Ringer's Van Lathan to chronicle his journey from growing up in Baton Rouge, to entering Hollywood and TMZ, winning an Oscar for the short film Two Distant Strangers, and his struggles with weight gain in his new book Fat, Crazy, and Tired. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


27 Jun 2022

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Warriors-Celtics Finals Pick, Van Lathan on CFB Recruiting Jealousy and Life, Plus Going Abroad

The Ryen Russillo Podcast

Ryen opens with his pick for the Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals matchup and goes through the categories of confidence whenever people make predictions (0:27). Next, he chats with Van Lathan about why Texas A&M is the G-Eazy of college football, Captain America vs. Black Panther, and his new book 'Fat, Crazy & Tired' (17:09). Then, Ceruti hops on for a Champions League edition of Going Abroad, before Ryen recaps the F1 Monaco Grand Prix (30:07). And finally, he closes it out with some listener-submitted Life Advice questions (1:03:53).Host: Ryen RussilloGuest: Van LathanProducers: Kyle Crichton and Steve Ceruti Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 34mins

31 May 2022

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Ep. 214 How You Look and How You Feel Have to Meet with Van Lathan Jr.

The Stacks

This week, we speak with Van Lathan Jr., prolific podcaster, Oscar winning producer, and author of the new memoir Fat, Crazy, and Tired: Tales from the Trenches of Transformation. Our conversation covers vulnerability, feeling [un]comfortable in our own skin, and the struggle of loving our bodies. We also get into mourning the future, and the journey of becoming who we think we need to be. You can find everything we discuss on today's show on The Stacks' Website: https://thestackspodcast.com/2022/05/11/ep-214-van-lathanThe Stacks Book Club selection for May is Shine Bright: A Very Personal History of Black Women in Pop by Danyel Smith.We will discuss the book on May 25th with Novena Carmel.Connect with Van: Twitter | InstagramConnect with The Stacks: Instagram | Twitter | Shop | Patreon | Goodreads | SubscribeSUPPORT THE STACKSJoin The Stacks Pack on PatreonTo support The Stacks and find out more from this week’s sponsors, click here.Purchasing books through Bookshop.org or Amazon earns The Stacks a small commission.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


11 May 2022