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Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve, and C.A.P. discuss current events in the world of popular culture, sports, and music from the perspective of cool, black guys with interesting and often opposing life views. Now that I think about it, cool and black are kinda synonymous.... so let's just go with black.
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Black To The Future
Best Friend Weekend is about to take you ‘Black To The Future’! Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. recorded remotely during week 3 of social distancing to give you guys some dope content… Rumble Williams got things started with his ideas on being born in the wrong era (01:00) which sparked a conversation about when you would want to go to college (05:00) and if you would have the cheat code when you went back (10:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including Netflix asking if you are still there (15:00), Lent during corona time (18:00), bums looking for change (23:00), NBA players playing 2K (26:00) and doctors getting free Chick Fila (31:00). In this week’s #RonaTalk, the guys talked about conspiracy theories, specifically the 5G connection, and barber talk (34:00). After talking about Drake’s baby (49:00) and strippers making money (57:00), Aldo had Nothin’ NICE to say about the NFL adding an extra game (1:01:00) before Rog ended things with his weekly NFL segment (1:06:00).
NNTS: Homeschool 101
I couldn't interview one of my sisters and not sit down with the other! This time, my sister who is an education professional, laid out some advice for parents who are forced to homeschool due to social distancing... Dr. Kristen A.M. dropped some jewels! We started the podcast with some basics about her job, educational background and general school talk. Next, we transitioned to discussing inequities in education and things that parents should know including their role in teaching and resources for their children. On the back half of the pod, we talked about coronavirus in the penitentiary and how the Baton Rouge area is responding to the crisis. We wrapped up with some ‘Big Sister Talk’, reminiscing on our childhood and some fun sibling moments along the way.
Work From Home (part II)
Part II of Work From Home… this time with Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P.! Rumble Williams got things started by asking us to consider if we are glass-half-full or glass-half-empty people (01:00). After discussing this topic, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including complaining about going to work (11:00), the push up challenge (17:00), virtual DJs (21:00) and Zoom meetings (23:00). In this week’s #RonaTalk, the fellas gave their thoughts on senators selling off stock before the pandemic (38:00), getting real news from the World Health Organization (48:00), #PandemicTrump (53:00), that government check (56:00) and celebrities coming down with that Rona (58:00). After doubling back to our haircut conversation (1:02:00), Aldo had Nothin’ NICE to Say about not being young (1:08:00) before talking about week 3 without sports (1:14:00) and Rog’s weekly NFL segment (1:20:00).
NNTS: Work From Home (part I)
Welcome to Nothin’ NICE to Say with Aldo NICE! This week I wanted to bring you some vital information for your everyday life in the form of a guide for working from home… I had the pleasure to sit down with my sister, Tonya, who has been working from the crib for over 10 years. We started the podcast with some basics about her job and the work from home culture (03:00). Next, we transitioned into discussing things that everyone should know such as attire, routine, diet and exercise (12:00). Another topic we chose to delve into was social interaction and communication with the outside world when the majority of your day is spent at home (20:00). On the back half of the pod, we talked about her recent trip abroad (33:00) and how the DFW area is responding to the crisis, specifically the small business community (36:00). We wrapped up with some ‘Big Sister Talk’, reminiscing on our childhood and some fun sibling moments along the way (42:00).
Ready To Love
Week 1 of Quarantine & Chill… Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. got back together to discuss this crazy week and set up for the upcoming month. Rumble Williams got things started with his longing for sports (01:00) which made us think about what ESPN should be showing during this period of no live sports (03:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including the Hit the Switch Challenge (11:00), texts with signatures (14:00), people who think Coronavirus isn’t a thing (17:00) and those trying to profit off the madness (27:00). In a new segment called RonaTalk, we chose to dive into all things Rona including what we should call it, jobs that are most susceptible and planning for these uncertain times (32:00). The back half of the pod was dedicated to Aldo having Nothin’ NICE to Say about a gay festival in Miami (1:06:00), us responding to requests to be on Ready To Love Season 3 (1:11:00), the return of the NFL (1:19:00) and what we should be watching on TV (1:26:00).