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Yo, Is This Racist?

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Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is now a weekly podcast! Every Wednesday, Ti, co-host Tawny Newsome, and their guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist.

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Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is now a weekly podcast! Every Wednesday, Ti, co-host Tawny Newsome, and their guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist.

iTunes Ratings

1619 Ratings
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237

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By Tkd_Gal - Apr 09 2020
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Love this podcast. Entertaining and informative. Andrew Yang is trash. Ef him indeed.

Great show

By JBer2c - Mar 01 2020
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It’s poignant & funny! Introspective & introduces us to awesome guests too

iTunes Ratings

1619 Ratings
Average Ratings
1154
105
66
57
237

🤩😍

By Tkd_Gal - Apr 09 2020
Read more
Love this podcast. Entertaining and informative. Andrew Yang is trash. Ef him indeed.

Great show

By JBer2c - Mar 01 2020
Read more
It’s poignant & funny! Introspective & introduces us to awesome guests too
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Yo, Is This Racist?

Latest release on Aug 05, 2020

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Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is now a weekly podcast! Every Wednesday, Ti, co-host Tawny Newsome, and their guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist.

Rank #1: What is the Joke with Kimia Behpoornia

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Andrew and Tawny catch up on some racist news involving a virtual NASCAR race and then have a nice chat with Kimia Behpoornia (Abby’s)! They talk about stolen tuna, feeling inadequate within your own culture, embracing stereotypes as jokes within your group, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Apr 15 2020

54mins

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Rank #2: How Do You Make Friends? with Sarah Hagi

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Andrew and Tawny talk to each other about passing the time in the quarantine and then they talk to writer Sarah Hagi! They talk about making friends with people of color, using the word “woke” and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Apr 08 2020

1hr

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Rank #3: Don't Call it the China Virus (w/ Rep. Mark Takano)

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Welcome to this week's very special episode! Andrew and Tawny speak with the first-ever "Gaysian" elected to congress, Rep. Mark Takano of California's 41st district. We talk about the Coronavirus, racism, what it's like to work for Nancy Pelosi, and much more! Plus, we bid farewell to Producer Alex. The racism tip line is still open for business: 323-389-RACE.

Mar 25 2020

1hr 10mins

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Rank #4: Taking it a day at a time with Ronnie Adrian

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Andrew and Tawny work through an audio delay before chatting with comedian and actor Ronnie Adrian! They talk about a baffling use of a racial slur prior to sex, getting braids and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Apr 29 2020

54mins

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Rank #5: To Catch A Racist (w/ Usman Ally)

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It's Super Wednesday! Did you vote? Andrew and Tawny welcome Usman Ally (On Becoming a God in Central Florida, Veep) to the studio to help with a fresh batch of listener voicemails. How can you tell if a student is being racist? What should you do if someone starts speaking Spanish to you for no reason? How to best navigate the complexities of calling out an immigrant for their racism? Let us help you with your racism questions! 323-389-RACE.

Mar 04 2020

1hr 3mins

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Rank #6: Snacks And Lotion (w/ Christian A. Pierce)

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Andrew and Tawny celebrate this year's Oscar winners. Then, Andrew talks with actor Christian A. Pierce (The Real Bros of Simi Valley) to answer listener questions about the woke argument against color-blind casting, the Billie Eilish cultural appropriation controversy and ways non-black people can stay in their lane when relating to their black family members. Got a racism question burning a hole in your soul? Leave us a message: 323-389-RACE.

Feb 12 2020

51mins

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Rank #7: Black Women's History Day (w/ Naomi Ekperigin, Laci Mosley, Sarah Hagi & Kara Brown)

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It's our very own special Black Women's History Day episode! No headlines. No voicemails. Just Prosecco, pastry and tea with Andrew, Tawny, Naomi Ekperigin (Couples Therapy), Laci Mosley (Florida Girls, Scam Goddess), Sarah Hagi (Vice) and Kara Brown (She-Hulk, Keep It). We get into everything-- from Britney Spears to Canada to The Royal Family to dealing with white people in the wild. Enjoy this bonus episode and we'll see you next Wednesday!

Feb 29 2020

1hr 14mins

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Rank #8: You're One of the Good Ones, Lady (w/ Reina Hardesty)

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Andrew and Tawny share their thoughts on the Coronavirus from a safe, social distance before sitting down with Reina Hardesty (Brockmire) to answer listener voicemails. Topics include: why nobody should make fun of mixed-race people, what you should do when you can't pronounce a name in a book, and the difference between racism and depictions of racism. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Mar 18 2020

55mins

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Bounce Pass Dribble Dribble Dribble

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Andrew and Tawny talk hot soup and kneeling in the NBA before listening to some voicemails! They hear from people getting called out on TikTok for lip syncing, how to talk to your anti-mask friends, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Aug 05 2020

51mins

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Dorothy and Them

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Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt catch up and talk about Trader Joe’s and The Washington Football Team before getting into some voicemails! They answer questions about cancelling your mom, “crack” jokes, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Jul 29 2020

53mins

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The Chicken Run with Ryan O'Connell

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Andrew and Tawny catch up on the news while Andrew does some cooking before throwing to their interview with Ryan O’Connell! They take voicemails about what is paying respect vs co-opting, being accused of being too sensitive, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Jul 22 2020

1hr 10mins

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Plot Twist with Courtney Sauls

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Andrew and Tawny have a private conversation and talk about Goya before throwing to their interview with Courtney Sauls!  They take voicemails about being mad on someone else’s behalf, a t-shirt, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Jul 15 2020

1hr 5mins

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Ask the Clowns with Roy Wood Jr

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Andrew and Tawny throw it quick to their interview with Roy Wood Jr! They talk about parenting and schooling in quarantine and take voicemails about being called a famous person of your race, feeling like you have to prove you’re black, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Jul 08 2020

41mins

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Fun Only with Ashley Nicole Black

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Andrew and Tawny talk about fake justice like removing certain episodes of TV shows before throwing to their interview with Ashley Nicole Black! They take voicemails about how to handle someone who is “too far gone”, thinking other people of your race are “making you look bad”, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Jul 01 2020

1hr 7mins

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Last of the Before Times with Marcella Arguello

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Andrew and Tawny talk about some racist news before throwing to their pre-quar interview with Marcella Arguello! They take voicemails about how to deal with a roommate, ordering food in Spanish, and the “first” call from the repeat racist caller from the bonus episodes! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Jun 24 2020

57mins

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Accidental Education with Bashir Salahuddin

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Andrew and Tawny talk about what hope looks like right now before throwing to their interview with Bashir Salahuddin! They talking about complimenting people’s accents, childhood clapping games, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

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Jun 17 2020

1hr 1min

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Challenging Comfort Levels with Black Violin

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Andrew and Tawny welcome friends new and old to the show and talk about the proposed disbanding of the Minneapolis Police and other news before throwing to Andrew’s interview with Black Violin! They talk about respectability politics from a bumper sticker, parents casual racist jokes, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

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Jun 10 2020

1hr 14mins

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Black Lives Matter - George Floyd Protests

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Andrew and Tawny discuss the ongoing protests for the murder of George Floyd.

Jun 03 2020

24mins

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That’s MY Card with Lyric D. Lewis

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Andrew and Tawny get into some news before throwing to their chat with Lyric D Lewis! They talk about mostly white school productions performing African songs, bi-racial people using racial slang, waiters handing checks to the white person at the table, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

May 27 2020

1hr 1min

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Indisputably Intimate with Dewayne Perkins

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Andrew and Tawny talk about Andrew becoming a baby before throwing to a chat with comedian and writer Dewayne Perkins! They talk about the line between enjoying culture and appropriation, potentially insensitive tattoos, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE

May 20 2020

1hr

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A Kickback Show with Atsuko Okatsuka

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Andrew and Tawny get back into the news before throwing to a pre-quar interview with Atsuko Okatsuka! They talk about being done with coronavirus jokes, marching bands, not owing people an explanation of who you are, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

May 13 2020

58mins

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Instant Classic with Brittany Luse and Eric Eddings

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Andrew and Tawny talk about binging prestige TV and connecting with old friends before talking to Brittany Luse and Eric Eddings from Quibi’s The Nod! They talk about a racist English teacher, texting your friends to tell them you’re eating their ethnicities signature dish, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

May 06 2020

51mins

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Yo, Is This Raciest? 001 - Getting Paid for your F*ckery

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Welcome to the first episode of Yo, Is This Raciest?, where Andrew, Tawny and Team Yo answer voicemails that are “too hot” for the main feed! They take calls about their merch maybe causing some confusion, polyamorous people co-opting the language of marginalized groups, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. For a free month of Stitcher Premium, head over to stitcherpremium.com and use promo code YO!

May 01 2020

30mins

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Taking it a day at a time with Ronnie Adrian

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Andrew and Tawny work through an audio delay before chatting with comedian and actor Ronnie Adrian! They talk about a baffling use of a racial slur prior to sex, getting braids and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Apr 29 2020

54mins

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Taking the Show on the Train with Rob Haze

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Andrew and Tawny talk about what’s been making them happy recently and then they have a hilarious chat with comedian Rob Haze! They talk about nightlife in New York & Chicago vs LA, “white Jesus”, problematic haircuts, secret Santa gift optics, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Apr 22 2020

56mins

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What is the Joke with Kimia Behpoornia

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Andrew and Tawny catch up on some racist news involving a virtual NASCAR race and then have a nice chat with Kimia Behpoornia (Abby’s)! They talk about stolen tuna, feeling inadequate within your own culture, embracing stereotypes as jokes within your group, and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Apr 15 2020

54mins

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How Do You Make Friends? with Sarah Hagi

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Andrew and Tawny talk to each other about passing the time in the quarantine and then they talk to writer Sarah Hagi! They talk about making friends with people of color, using the word “woke” and more! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Apr 08 2020

1hr

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Pattern vs Intention (w/ Teresa Lee)

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Andrew and Tawny keep it light and talk tech woes in the new normal before sitting down with comedian and writer Teresa Lee (I Think She Likes You). Topics include: things named after ethnic groups, explaining American racism to your immigrant parents, pattern vs intention, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE.

Apr 01 2020

44mins

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iTunes Ratings

1619 Ratings
Average Ratings
1154
105
66
57
237

🤩😍

By Tkd_Gal - Apr 09 2020
Read more
Love this podcast. Entertaining and informative. Andrew Yang is trash. Ef him indeed.

Great show

By JBer2c - Mar 01 2020
Read more
It’s poignant & funny! Introspective & introduces us to awesome guests too