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Aldo NICE, Los aka C.A.P. and friends 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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Still Standing on Business
It’s December!!! Happy you decided to start the month off with the crew from Best Friend Weekend! Rumble Williams popped off this episode with his choice for optimal superpowers (01:00) which got us discussing reading minds, super intelligence (02:00), and how a pro-athlete could find his powers (10:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including old arm energy (19:00), “my kid is my twin” (23:00), off the grid schools/school choice (30:00), and after-school Satan clubs (42:00). We took a few minutes to discuss the differences between paying homage and stealing lyrics because Boosie brought it up (52:00) before talking about Puffy and the Adult Survivors Act (1:00:00). On the back end of the pod, we gave our thoughts on Josh Giddy’s situation (1:07:00) and finished with our Big Three people you would bring out if you want to win the halftime show at Bayou Classic (1:12:00).
We brought out flutes, piccolos, clarinets… all the woodwinds out for this episode of Best Friend Weekend! Rumble got things rolling by lamenting the end of the CD/DVD era (01:00) which led to us giving memories of legacy hardware (02:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including Jada Pinkett (12:00), setting up folks to be wrong (17:00), the end of self-checkout (19:00), charges in the death of a hockey player (26:00), 8 juvies charged with murder in Vegas (32:00), and Nike making any ole type of shoes (49:00). After this, we took some time to discuss Andre 3000’s flute album (54:00) and Finesse 2x and his weight loss journey (58:00). From here we gave our Big Three commercial jingles (1:05:00) before wrapping with our pillow talk rules (1:12:00).
Not For You!
Somebody get on the phone and tell Los to clock into work!!! We were able to find him and get things popping this week to bring the people what they want. Rumble Williams led things off by giving a thesis statement on thesis statements (01:00) which got us discussing different school experiences (02:00) and Aldo at homecoming (13:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including posting memories (16:00), Marcus Jordan’s bullshit (17:00), Joe Smith’s wife (26:00), going all out for Halloween (30:00), and softball coach dad (35:00). After this, we gave some love to the Keith Lee movement (46:00), discussed an NYC shooting (53:00), and Jeezy shooting his shot at Nia Long (55:00). To wrap things up, we gave our Big Three “Get Me Out of This Country Ass Town” towns (58:00).
Very Freaky Boy
Los is back so we got to get back to our regularly scheduled program to close out the month of October! Rumble lead off by discussing a recent experience with scammers (01:00) that got us talking about scam daddies we know (02:00) and Aldo’s trip to the Bay (14:00). Next, Aldo kept going and let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including the Falcons (17:00), out of the country t-shirts (19:00), high school homecomings (21:00), commenting on your own comments (32:00), and everything being a Yeezy knockoff (34:00). Then, we talked about Dwight Howard, so you know you’ll get a kick out of that (41:00) before running down our thoughts on the California Ebony Alert (55:00). To close the episode, we gave our Big Three “not happening on a first date” things (59:00), ran through some good experiences and talked about the lists that have been floating around on the internet.
We weren’t going to put out an episode this week but we felt like we had to give the people what they want… Aldo NICE did the rare solo pod this week to give you something to listen to this Friday morning! Rumble Williams led things off by talking about America the Beautiful (01:00) which led to Aldo providing his best foreign policy debrief to muse about America’s place in the world (02:00). Next, he let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including airlines changing tiers (18:00) and the homies walking to the bathroom (21:00) before letting King Leo share a few more burns for the week (23:00). After his, Aldo gave his thoughts on some banned meds at CVS (32:00) and other banned foods in other countries (34:00). To put a bow on this short episode, Aldo talked about a Houston pastor losing a large settlement (39:00), gave a Big Three things we can sue for (42:00), and commented on Tommy Lee’s wildness (44:00).
Bad Wife For Life
Just when you think there may be nothing to talk about this week, Jada Pinkett proves to be the gift that keeps on giving! Your Friday the 13th episode of the Best Friend Weekend Podcast brings some scary talk about all things happening in the culture this week. Rumble led off by giving Drake his flowers and talking about what makes a G.O.A.T. (01:00) which kicked off us discussing why ranking rappers is such a tough thing to do (02:00). Next, we talked about the long-term ramifications of playing an LGBTQ+ character on a TV show (13:00) before Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including stewardesses talking about traveling (19:00), putting “some gas” in the car (22:00), and Jada Pinkett outchea spreading the news (24:00). After this, we discussed Shaq and A.I. taking over Reebok (40:00) and the A.K.A. teacher who decided to steal kids’ clothes (48:00). To wrap things up, we rehashed the sentencing of the Phil and Derek’s owners (48:00) and gave our Big Three “spots” in Houston (55:00).