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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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July 10

#BlackoutDay

With the summer in full swing, Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. got back together to get to some Best Friend Weekend business! Rumble Williams jumpstarted the pod with his ode to missing summer (01:00) which got us talking about growing up and not having legit breaks anymore. Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including folks who hold you on the phone (10:00), girl dads who push sports (13:00) and the time it takes to get Rona test results (25:00). With Rog back, we let him discuss what he’s been up to (31:00) and had an interesting conversation about white and black friends (35:00). Two big stories we dove into were the #BlackOutDay that no one seemed to know about (47:00) and Kanye for President in 2020 (57:00). We ended things this week with Aldo having Nothin’ NICE to Say about black-on-black violence (1:05:00) and our thoughts on Desean Jackson’s ‘controversial’ comments (1:13:00).

June 26

The Race

“I was tryna beat a case, but I aint’ beat the case, bitch, I did the race!” Welcome to the Best Friend Weekend Podcast… Aldo NICE, Los aka C.A.P. and Rumble Williams got together to run down the talk of the last week of June.  Rumble got things kicked off with his thoughts on Father’s Day love (01:00) which led to us talking about group messages and who gets to celebrate it (05:00).  Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including those who disrespect the black nod code (09:00), public masking (18:00) and the coons (22:00). The big stories we ran this week were about Acadian Ambulance firing a racist paramedic (30:00), Bubba Wallace finding that noose in his stall (49:00) and NBA YoungBoy vs. J. Prince (58:00).  We wrapped up the pod with Aldo having Nothin’ NICE to Say about your meme legacy (1:10:00) and inboxing your homeboy’s girl (1:17:00).  

June 19

Juneteenth

Happy Juneteenth!  Aldo NICE, Los aka C.A.P. and Rumble Williams linked up to celebrate the holiday in the absence of Rog Smuve.  Rumble led things off with his thoughts on the next phase of that Rona (01:00) which quickly pivoted to Aldo letting us know What Burned His Boudin this week including: spiking coinciding with the reopening of businesses (03:00), being country (15:00) and Juneteenth actually being a thing (15:00).  The first story we tackled was a local Houston one as we examined the bombing of Bar 5015 from all angles (19:00).  Next, we talked about some ‘black things’… mainly the murder of Rayshard Brooks (37:00) and how Mike Gundy’s controversial shirt choice is another reason we need to send our kids to HBCUs (53:00).  On the back part of the pod, Aldo had Nothin’ NICE to Say about supporting the same black folks all of the time (1:07:00) before we wrapped with some Kyrie talk (1:15:00) and our thoughts on Dave Chappelle’s 8:46 YouTube show (1:21:00).

June 12

UMOJA

With the protesting still raging across America, Best Friend Weekend brought together Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. to give us the rundown of the week.  Rumble Williams led off with his ideas on being on the right side of history and cashing in on the protest (01:00) which led to us discussing if it is okay to forgive (04:00).  Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including NBA2K (11:00), white folks at the front of the protest (13:00) and the slippery slope of outing racists (18:00).  We chose to tackle four ideas in regards to race relations this week:  Democrats wearing kente cloth (25:00), #defundthepolice (32:00), Kanye working as a double agent (45:00) and capitalizing on being “the good black one” (52:00).  The podcast concluded with Aldo having Nothin’ NICE to Say about items behind the glass (58:00) and our thoughts on Colin Kaepernick and Drew Brees (1:09:00).

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July 3

Red Table Talk

Time for some Red Table Talk with Aldo NICE and Los aka C.A.P.!  Rumble Williams got things started by proclaiming the supremacy of Popeye’s in this chicken game (01:00) which got us talking about all things chicken and 2020 (09:00).  Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including worrying about my hair (12:00), billboards for everything (15:00), paper plates snitching (18:00) and online pyramid daddies (20:00).  The two big stories we jumped on after were August Alsina’s claims about his relationship with Jada Pinkett Smith (43:00) and trouble at Essence magazine (50:00).  After Aldo had Nothin’ NICE to Say about keeping that same energy (59:00), we ended with a talk about the coin shortage (1:02:00) and recapping the BET Awards winners (1:06:00).

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