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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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Welcome to the Best Friend Weekend Bubble! Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. are self isolating but still bringing entertainment to the people. Rumble Williams got things started with his disdain for gentrification (01:00) which got us talking about Last Chance U (03:00) and our experiences with the problem and redlining. Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including a billboard in Lafayette (15:00), sweaty daddies (20:00) and mask pump faking (23:00). We then answered a couple pressing questions about macaroni, SXM stations and Common taking L’s (27:00). In our bubble talk, we chose to discuss the Pelicans in the NBA open gym (38:00), names on the back of jerseys (43:00) and players who choose to stand for the anthem (50:00). The podcast was wrapped up with Aldo having Nothin’ NICE to Say about scamming out of your tax bracket (59:00) and our thoughts on schools reopening (1:04:00).
Let’s close out July 2020 with a word from Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. of Best Friend Weekend! Rumble Williams led things off with his warnings about dealing with certain types of cats (01:00) which shifted to the crew discussing phone calls (03:00) and getting married/having kids at an early age (08:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including not knowing the meaning of challenges (18:00), not doing challenges correctly (32:00) and losing your wallet (38:00). With the start of the NBA season, the podcast had a distinct basketball theme with topics ranging from betting odds (42:00) to Lou Williams’ strip club visit (45:00) to Kyrie’s rebranding (46:00) and supporting the WNBA (51:00). We also took a few minutes to shout out Houston’s drive thru stip club (54:00) before having the great LeBron vs. D.Wade debate (58:00). The podcast was concluded with Aldo having Nothin’ NICE to Say about the Great Unifier, Donald Trump (1:07:00) and a word about recent HBCU donations (1:12:00).
I told you last Friday, we’d be back the Friday before next… and here we are! Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. put our heads together to bring you this week’s installment of your favorite podcast. Rumble Williams got things started with a message for sports know-it-alls (01:00) that got us talking about the re-start of sports and gambling (03:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including educated people’s podcasts (08:00), ‘cocking bones’ in dominoes (12:00), impromptu betting rules (16:00), birthday parties at all costs (19:00), not knowing the correct setting for the AC (20:00) and the 2020 cell phone dilemma (25:00). After discussing our recent fishing trip (27:00), the crew revisited our blacks and Jews conversation from the past few weeks (33:00). Two funny pop culture stories we chose to tackle were the Torey Lanez/Megan Thee Stallion incident (50:00) and the rise of Jimmy Smacks (56:00). We ended the pod with Aldo having Nothin’ NICE to Say about masks and Facebook (1:02:00) which turned into a conversation about schools reopening and some ‘daddy talk’ (1:15:00).
It’s Friday and back with to talk our talk… Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. got to do what we do and give the people what they want! Rumble Williams got things started with his thoughts on unknowingly being a part of the problem in the name of fashion (01:00) which got us talking about how racism isn’t always black and white (03:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including the defacing of Black Lives Matter murals (13:00), extended Happy Birthdays on IG stories (18:00) and the two-elevator conundrum (21:00). We took the next segment of time to talk about some stories with some big age differences. First, we discussed Will and Jada’s appearance on Red Table Talk and how this situation switches gender roles and makes us think about what ‘separation’ actually means (28:00). Then, we highlighted the amount of support Jill Scott is getting from black women across the globe due to some childish comments by a football player (42:00). After bringing up Bar 5015’s swift reopening (51:00) and matching masks with your clothes (53:00), Aldo had Nothin’ NICE to Say about Nick Cannon’s rough week (55:00). We took the next few minutes to discuss the history of black people and Jewish people before ending the podcast with a story about effective ways to buy Jordans online (1:12:00).
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).