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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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We got Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. back together this week to bring you your weekend fix! Rumble Williams started us off with his ideas about professionalism in the workplace (01:00) which got us talking about professionalism at our past jobs (02:00) and Ben Simmons being the most unprofessional cat in the game (11:00). Discussing Ben Simmons led to us revisiting Kyrie Irving (22:00) and Kyrie led us to talking about getting vaccinated (30:00). See how that works?!?! Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including being ‘today years old’ when finding out fake news (38:00) and people who don’t cover up naked babies on social media (42:00). After saying farewell to Colin Powell as only BFW can (47:00), we wrapped up the podcast with our Big Three red flags (56:00).
King of the Hoteps
One time for the teachers in the building! Aldo NICE and Los aka C.A.P. made some time this week to talk that talk that all of the educators out there will definitely relate to. Rumble Williams led things off with the traumatic experience of being called a thief (01:00) which led to us talking about mental health and folks thinking things are more serious than they are (03:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including third party gear (08:00), folks who use 24-hour clocks (11:00) and the pronunciation of Lil Boosie (13:00). As promised, we revisited some topics that we touched on last week such as Squid Game (15:00) and Tik Tok Student Challenges (20:00) which bled directly into our Big Three wildest teacher moments (27:00). We talked about that for a good bit of time before cycling back to Jon Gruden’s firing (51:00), Kyrie Irving’s hotepness (57:00), NBA cats stealing money (1:06:00) and penny ‘stock’ people (1:08:00).
WKND Business! Aldo NICE and Rog Smuve bring you the latest from everything impacting the culture this week in the latest installment of Best Friend Weekend. Rumble Williams got us kicked off by comparing what makes someone good vs. great (01:00) which led us to discussing this phenomenon in sports and music (03:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including NFL players who “don’t care about your fantasy team” (12:00), begging with children (15:00), people who post pics from quiet weekend retreats (18:00) and going in to work (22:00). The most detailed stories we chose to cover in this episode were Facebook going down for 6 hours (31:00), blacks outchea getting reparations (40:00) and Lil Fizz and Omarion burying the hatchet (50:00). With Los being out, we only lightly touched on TikTok student challenges (1:01:00) and Squid Game (1:03:00) before ending the episode with our Big Three best Netflix originals (1:05:00).
It’s going down per usual… Best Friend Weekend! Aldo NICE, Rog Smuve and Los aka C.A.P. bring you one of the best episodes in a while to kick off October. Rumble Williams led things off by questioning the nature of whippings (01:00) which led to us giving our childhood whipping experiences and if you got it from mom or dad (04:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including Facebook holidays (16:00), not buying raffle tickets (19:00), babies in church (25:00), getting fits off in the country (29:00), Facebook football coaches (32:00) and comparing Elvis to R. Kelly (36:00). We dedicated a good amount of time to discussing the Boosie movie (39:00) prior to talking about 50/50 relationships (48:00), soaking (55:00) and Kyrie Irving (55:00). We ended the pod with by running down the list of our Big Three movie deaths (1:03:00).
Critical Race Theory
Let’s wrap this thing up the right way! With Rog Smuve out of action, Aldo NICE and Los aka C.A.P. enlisted the services of Rumble Williams to keep things on schedule this week! Rumble led off the pod by talking about people who let horoscopes run their lives (01:00). Next, Aldo let us know What Burned His Boudin this week including kid viruses (09:00), power going out while you’re sleeping (16:00), bad social media posts after a death (19:00), losing your daddy’s ashes (23:00) and young cats not valuing life (28:00). After revisiting our conversation about dying like a hero (34:00), we talked about a Texas principal who is on the hot seat for being black and wanting his teachers to discuss black things (37:00) as well as brief shout out to Haitian refugees (52:00). On the back end, we gave our thoughts on Billboard comparing Drake to Michael Jackson and the Beatles (59:00) and rappers doing charitable things (1:10:00). Finally, we ended the podcast with our Big Three kid snacks (1:15:00).