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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

1504 Ratings
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1065
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223

Excellent stuff

By Levi Weinhagen - Dec 09 2019
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Thank you to the YITR folks for making such a terrific show.

funny

By realhumdinger - Oct 24 2019
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pretty funny, helped me get through traffic on the freeway. almost as funny as R.O.T.F.L.

iTunes Ratings

1504 Ratings
Average Ratings
1065
99
65
52
223

Excellent stuff

By Levi Weinhagen - Dec 09 2019
Read more
Thank you to the YITR folks for making such a terrific show.

funny

By realhumdinger - Oct 24 2019
Read more
pretty funny, helped me get through traffic on the freeway. almost as funny as R.O.T.F.L.
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Yo, Is This Racist?

Latest release on Jan 22, 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: The Juneteenth Special

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Lorraine DeGraffenreidt, Laci Mosley, Jacquis Neal, Edgar Blackmon, Brodie Reed, Kara Brown, Ify Nwadiwe, Carl Tart, and Andy Beckerman join Andrew and Tawny to talk all things Juneteenth including the best way to celebrate, it’s importance, and what people don’t know about the holiday. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Jun 19 2019

1hr 55mins

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Rank #2: Weaponized Catholicism (w/ Lorraine DeGraffenreidt)

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Andrew and Tawny review the state of racism in American sports before Tawny and guest co-host Dani Fernandez (Nerdificent) sit down with writer/comedian Lorraine DeGraffenreidt (UCB, Tuca & Bertie) to answer listener voicemails about the availability of quality produce, whitesplaining HBCUs to black students and how to get your non-black family to stop using the N-word. The Holidays are rife with racism, so let us know if we can help with any of it: (323) 389-RACE

Dec 18 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #3: FBI’s Most Dangerous Cities List (w/ Sean Rameswaram, Lorraine DeGraffenreidt)

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Sean Rameswaram (Totally Explained) joins Andrew and guest co-host Lorraine DeGraffenreidt to discuss caller questions about the FBI’s most dangerous cities list, being tolerant of people who are trying their best when they make racist remarks, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

This episode is brought to you by Bombas (www.bombas.com/yitr).

Oct 23 2019

1hr 14mins

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Rank #4: Affordable Housing (w/ Nithya Raman)

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Urban planner and community advocate Nithya Raman joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss running for Los Angeles City Council, homelessness in LA, affordable housing, gentrification, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Oct 30 2019

59mins

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Rank #5: Native Fetish (w/ Kaitlyn Jeffers)

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On this week's very special episode, Andrew and Tawny welcome comedian Kaitlyn Jeffers to answer wild listener voicemails about the fetishization of minorities, racist Thanksgiving dinner themes and racially-tinged interactions with Costco managers. Correspondent Joey Clift drops by to discuss his experience on How Did This Get Played? and the many conundrums associated with tokenization. Did you experience something racist? Tell us about it: 323-389-RACE.

Nov 27 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #6: Problematic Family (w/ Laci Mosley)

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Actor and comedian Laci Mosley (Florida Girls, Scam Goddess) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller questions about a confederate flag t-shirt in Japan, telling your family they are problematic, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Jul 24 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #7: Call Center Hitler (w/ Larry Wilmore, Jessica Gao)

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Larry Wilmore (Insecure) and Jessica Gao (Corporate, Rick and Morty) join Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller questions about a child’s use of a blaccent, code-switching, getting fired from a job for saying “F White People,” and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Jul 31 2019

1hr 3mins

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Rank #8: Friend Boundaries (w/ Sasheer Zamata)

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Sasheer Zamata (Best Friends, SNL) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller questions about a husband’s racist impressions, boundaries in friend groups, and more. Plus, comedian/writer Joey Clift joins Andrew to discuss Dior’s Sauvage perfume ad which has Native American cultural appropriation and features Johnny Depp. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Sep 04 2019

1hr 11mins

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Rank #9: Nothing Is My Problem (w/ Tymberlee Hill)

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Andrew and Tawny sit down with actor and vocalist Tymberlee Hill (Perfect Harmony, Search Party) to discuss therapy and racially-sensitive catering before answering listener voicemails about over-eager security guards, dealing with stupid family members and racist buffet franchises. Got a question about racism burning you up inside? Call us: 323-389-RACE.

Dec 04 2019

53mins

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Rank #10: Orientalism (w/ Jane Kim)

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Andrew, Tawny and Producer Emeritus Zig speak with comedian Jane Kim (UCB) about the racist state of Hollywood and answer listener voicemails about well-meaning white people who accidentally fuck up, Dads trying to speak Spanish to restaurant staff and how to tell if you're being an "ignorant white dumbass". Hit us up with your racism-related questions: 323-389-RACE.

Dec 11 2019

45mins

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Rank #11: Mexican Murder Mystery Party (w/ Oscar Montoya)

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Comedian and actor Oscar Montoya (Spanish Aqui Presents) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller questions about schools scaring children so they learn about racism, a Mexican Murder Mystery house warming party, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Jul 17 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #12: Rationalizing a Racist Mom (w/ Natalie Morales)

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Actress Natalie Morales (Ellie and the Wave) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller questions about using the terms African American and Hispanic as catch-alls, rationalizing a racist mom, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.



This episode is brought to you by Bombas (www.bombas.com/YITR).

Sep 25 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #13: Identifying with TV Characters of Color (w/ Moshe Kasher)

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Comedian, actor, and writer Moshe Kasher (Hound Tall with Moshe Kasher, The Endless Honeymoon Podcast) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss what kind of online criticism makes him sad, and caller questions about identifying with characters of color on television, whether or not dressing in Korean attire for a traditional Korean wedding is cultural appropriation, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Oct 16 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #14: Diversity in Academia (w/ Jana Schmieding)

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Writer and actor Jana Schmieding (Woman Of Size podcast) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller questions about diversity in academia, using Native American imagery for a fundraiser, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Nov 13 2019

54mins

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Rank #15: Blind Submissions (w/ Lauren Lapkus)

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Lauren Lapkus (Raised By TV, Threedom) joins Tawny and guest co-host Dani Fernandez to discuss caller questions about white people using the word “ghetto,” blind submissions versus diverse submissions, and more. Plus, Andrew and Tawny recap this week’s news including Andrew Yang sitting down to chat with Shane Gillis. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Sep 18 2019

1hr 11mins

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It's Gross. We're Gross. (w/ Rizwan Manji)

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Tawny and Andrew are joined by the wonderful Rizwan Manji (Perfect Harmony) to answer listener voicemails about cancelling your own (woke) child and how to inquire about the ethnicity of someone you're dating before getting to the bottom of: dating apps...are they for white people? The racism tip line is always open: 323-389-RACE.

Jan 22 2020

59mins

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I Guess We're Doing Racism Again (w/ Jonathan Braylock & Keisha Zollar)

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We're back, baby! Tawny and Andrew sit down with Keisha Zollar and Jonathan Braylock of Netflix's Astronomy Club to answer listener voicemails about what to do with a playlist called, "Songs That Excite White People" and and white people's unending curiosity about black hair. Plus, Andrew Ti finally gets to go off about Andrew Yang on the pod. Need help solving racism? Leave us a voicemail: 323-389-RACE.

Jan 15 2020

1hr 1min

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Yo, Is This Seattle? (LIVE w/ Hari Kondabolu)

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Happy New Year! To kick off 2020, we are blessing you with a special live episode recorded at Seattle's Fremont Abbey Arts Center last fall. Andrew, Tawny and Seattle's best, Hari Konabolu (The Problem with Apu) talk high school racism, "America, fuck yeah!" parties, whether whiteface is anything, and much more. Don't forget to hit us up on the racism hotline: 323-389-RACE.

Jan 08 2020

1hr 24mins

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Happy New Year, Nerds! (w/ Edgar Momplaisir)

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New Year, same pod. Andrew and Tawny welcome back Edgar Momplaisir (Culture Kings) to help ring in the New Year by helping listeners out with their questions. Topics include: people not knowing Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is black, the complexities of criticizing the black church and problematic fantasy gaming characters. Still dealing with racism in 2020? Hit us up at (323) 389-RACE.

Jan 01 2020

46mins

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White Devil Christmas (w/ Hayes Davenport)

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Merry Christmas from Andrew, Tawny and the rest of us here at Yo! Andrew and Producer Zig talk LA politics with everyone's favorite Hayes Davenport and then answer listener questions about how and when to argue with POC when they're wrong, the use of old-timey racist words and whether or not white people are allowed to enjoy soup. We hope your Holidays aren't too racist, but if they are: (323) 389-RACE.

Dec 25 2019

54mins

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Weaponized Catholicism (w/ Lorraine DeGraffenreidt)

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Andrew and Tawny review the state of racism in American sports before Tawny and guest co-host Dani Fernandez (Nerdificent) sit down with writer/comedian Lorraine DeGraffenreidt (UCB, Tuca & Bertie) to answer listener voicemails about the availability of quality produce, whitesplaining HBCUs to black students and how to get your non-black family to stop using the N-word. The Holidays are rife with racism, so let us know if we can help with any of it: (323) 389-RACE

Dec 18 2019

1hr 4mins

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Orientalism (w/ Jane Kim)

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Andrew, Tawny and Producer Emeritus Zig speak with comedian Jane Kim (UCB) about the racist state of Hollywood and answer listener voicemails about well-meaning white people who accidentally fuck up, Dads trying to speak Spanish to restaurant staff and how to tell if you're being an "ignorant white dumbass". Hit us up with your racism-related questions: 323-389-RACE.

Dec 11 2019

45mins

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Nothing Is My Problem (w/ Tymberlee Hill)

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Andrew and Tawny sit down with actor and vocalist Tymberlee Hill (Perfect Harmony, Search Party) to discuss therapy and racially-sensitive catering before answering listener voicemails about over-eager security guards, dealing with stupid family members and racist buffet franchises. Got a question about racism burning you up inside? Call us: 323-389-RACE.

Dec 04 2019

53mins

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Native Fetish (w/ Kaitlyn Jeffers)

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On this week's very special episode, Andrew and Tawny welcome comedian Kaitlyn Jeffers to answer wild listener voicemails about the fetishization of minorities, racist Thanksgiving dinner themes and racially-tinged interactions with Costco managers. Correspondent Joey Clift drops by to discuss his experience on How Did This Get Played? and the many conundrums associated with tokenization. Did you experience something racist? Tell us about it: 323-389-RACE.

Nov 27 2019

1hr 4mins

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Natives In Hollywood (w/ Joey Clift)

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Andrew, Tawny and Producer Zig are joined by Joey Clift (Wow! You're Native American Too!? & Telling People You're Native American When You're Not Native Is A Lot Like Telling A Bear You're A Bear When You're Not A Bear) to discuss racist mascots, dating apps and problematic studio executives. They also bid adieu to their beloved Producer Zig. Got a question about racist stuff? Give us a call at (323) 389-RACE.

Nov 20 2019

56mins

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Diversity in Academia (w/ Jana Schmieding)

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Writer and actor Jana Schmieding (Woman Of Size podcast) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller questions about diversity in academia, using Native American imagery for a fundraiser, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Nov 13 2019

54mins

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Dreamcatchers (w/ Lucas Brown Eyes)

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Writer and comedian Lucas Brown Eyes joins Andrew and Tawny once again to discuss caller questions about cosplaying as “shadow” characters, dreamcatchers, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Nov 06 2019

54mins

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Affordable Housing (w/ Nithya Raman)

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Urban planner and community advocate Nithya Raman joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss running for Los Angeles City Council, homelessness in LA, affordable housing, gentrification, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Oct 30 2019

59mins

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FBI’s Most Dangerous Cities List (w/ Sean Rameswaram, Lorraine DeGraffenreidt)

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Sean Rameswaram (Totally Explained) joins Andrew and guest co-host Lorraine DeGraffenreidt to discuss caller questions about the FBI’s most dangerous cities list, being tolerant of people who are trying their best when they make racist remarks, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

This episode is brought to you by Bombas (www.bombas.com/yitr).

Oct 23 2019

1hr 14mins

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Identifying with TV Characters of Color (w/ Moshe Kasher)

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Comedian, actor, and writer Moshe Kasher (Hound Tall with Moshe Kasher, The Endless Honeymoon Podcast) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss what kind of online criticism makes him sad, and caller questions about identifying with characters of color on television, whether or not dressing in Korean attire for a traditional Korean wedding is cultural appropriation, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Oct 16 2019

1hr 10mins

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Cancel Culture (w/ Shea Serrano)

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Author Shea Serrano (The Ringer, Basketball (And Other Things)) joins Andrew and producer Zig to discuss his new book “Movies (And Other Things)”, and caller questions about gentrification, cancel culture, and more. Plus, Andrew and Tawny recap the recent news including the Guyger Trial. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Oct 09 2019

54mins

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Ghetto Burger (w/ Travis Coles)

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Actor, writer, improviser Travis Coles (Liza On Demand, Davis Makes Man) joins Andrew and producer Zig to discuss caller questions about a chef who wants to call his restaurant “Ghetto Burger”, toxic masculinity, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Oct 02 2019

1hr 1min

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Scam Goddess Drops 10/1/19

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Scam Goddess is a podcast dedicated to fraud and all those who practice it! Each week host Laci Mosley (aka Scam Goddess) keeps listeners up to date on current rackets, digs deep into the latest scams, and breaks down historic hoodwinks alongside some of your favorite comedians! It's like true crime only without all the death! True fun crime! 

Sep 27 2019

3mins

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Rationalizing a Racist Mom (w/ Natalie Morales)

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Actress Natalie Morales (Ellie and the Wave) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller questions about using the terms African American and Hispanic as catch-alls, rationalizing a racist mom, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.



This episode is brought to you by Bombas (www.bombas.com/YITR).

Sep 25 2019

1hr 4mins

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Blind Submissions (w/ Lauren Lapkus)

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Lauren Lapkus (Raised By TV, Threedom) joins Tawny and guest co-host Dani Fernandez to discuss caller questions about white people using the word “ghetto,” blind submissions versus diverse submissions, and more. Plus, Andrew and Tawny recap this week’s news including Andrew Yang sitting down to chat with Shane Gillis. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Sep 18 2019

1hr 11mins

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iTunes Ratings

1504 Ratings
Average Ratings
1065
99
65
52
223

Excellent stuff

By Levi Weinhagen - Dec 09 2019
Read more
Thank you to the YITR folks for making such a terrific show.

funny

By realhumdinger - Oct 24 2019
Read more
pretty funny, helped me get through traffic on the freeway. almost as funny as R.O.T.F.L.