Welcome to the 98th episode of @CNJRShow!!! We're BACK!!! (and we promise not to leave y'all like this again!) This week, the hosts discuss:
  • Francis, Lucy, and Wurd catch you up on where they've been the last few months
  • Kevin Spacey, Harvey Weinstein, Louis C.K., and many Hollywood personalities are called out for predatory behavior
  • The controversial hashtag #MenAreTrash and why it's important
  • The importance of men being fully cognizant of the harassment that women perpetually face, and working towards creating safer spaces for all women
  • Wurd has a BIG announcement and much more!
Note: This episode is brought to you by one of our show sponsors. As a listener of @CNJRShow, you can check out Warby Parker at www.warbyparkertrial.com/CNJRShow for a special 5-day, 5-frame trial! Your support helps us keep this podcast free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 97th episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • MENA treated differently than other regions/countries in Africa
  • The global nature of colorism
  • Serge Ibaka responds to critics
  • The impact of Chicago's educational conundrum and budget problems
  • Wale, Apollo Crews, and other Nigerians in wrestling, and much more!
Note: This episode is brought to you by one of our show sponsors. As a listener of @CNJRShow, you can check out Warby Parker at www.warbyparkertrial.com/CNJRShow for a special 5-day, 5-frame trial! Your support helps us keep this podcast free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 96th episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • Horrific bombing incident at Ariana Grande's London show
  • Our very own Lucy Fruitie and The Wurdsmith both achieve huge personal milestones!
  • Beyonce draws inspiration from African garb and culture for her baby shower
  • Another social media-brokered "fly-out" gone wrong
  • Lucy makes a special, controversial request and much more!
Note: This episode is brought to you by one of our show sponsors. As a listener of @CNJRShow, you can check out Warby Parker at www.warbyparkertrial.com/CNJRShow for a special 5-day, 5-frame trial! Your support helps us keep this podcast free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 95th episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • Coverage of the recent epidemic of missing girls in DC
  • Combatting human and sex trafficking in America
  • Psychological impact of trafficking to victims, families and communities
  • The aftermath of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's controversial remarks
  • A special thank you to our listeners and much more!
Note: This episode is brought to you by one of our show sponsors. As a listener of @CNJRShow, you can check out Warby Parker at www.warbyparkertrial.com/CNJRShow for a special 5-day, 5-frame trial! Your support helps us keep this podcast free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 94th episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • Is Antonia Okafor the female version of Clayton Bigsby?
  • Francis restarts the episode to undo Nigerian slander
  • Levels of affection displayed by Africans while dating
  • Family expectations for your dating life
  • Wise words of wisdom and much more!
Note: This episode is brought to you by one of our show sponsors. As a listener of @CNJRShow, you can check out Warby Parker at www.warbyparkertrial.com/CNJRShow for a special 5-day, 5-frame trial! Your support helps us keep this podcast free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 93rd episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • Where does ShEther rank in the annals of time?
  • Meek Mill takes another loss
  • Is there any topic that's off-limits on diss tracks?
  • Giving opponents ammunition in rap feuds
  • The greatest contract in hip-hop history and much more!
Note: This episode is brought to you by one of our show sponsors. As a listener of @CNJRShow, you can check out Warby Parker at www.warbyparkertrial.com/CNJRShow for a special 5-day, 5-frame trial! Your support helps us keep this podcast free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 92nd episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • The heavy educational expectations of African parents
  • The preferred professional paths for progeny
  • Balancing certain African ideals in an American society
  • Finding one's own journey and pursuing it in the face of opposition
  • Wise words from our West Coast west African and much more!
Note: This episode is brought to you by one of our show sponsors. As a listener of @CNJRShow, you can check out Warby Parker at www.warbyparkertrial.com/CNJRShow for a special 5-day, 5-frame trial! Your support helps us keep this podcast free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 91st episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • U.S. travel ban and its implications beyond the initially 7 nations
  • Impact of a restricted world for current and future generations
  • Pulling back the curtain on America's "post-racial" facade
  • Emmett Till's accuser admits that she fabricated the story
  • SAG awards congratulations and much more!
Note: This episode is commercial-free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 90th episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • Escape planning: African style
  • Alternative facts 101
  • Women's March: Equality and intersectionality in America
  • Chrisette Michele performs at inaugural event, despite backlash
  • The Migos Revolution continues and much more!
Note: This episode is commercial-free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!
Welcome to the 89th episode of @CNJRShow!!! This week, the hosts discuss:
  • Meryl Streep and other great moments at the Golden Globes
  • Hidden Figures, Fences and other great new black films
  • "Alternative facts" and "fake news" run amok
  • When keeping it real goes wrong: Leah McSweeney
  • President Obama's farewell address and much more!
Note: This episode is brought to you by one of our show sponsors. As a listener of @CNJRShow, you can check out Warby Parker at www.warbyparkertrial.com/CNJRShow for a special 5-day, 5-frame trial! Your support helps us keep this podcast free! Please don't hesitate to leave us feedback directly on the website, tweet us or send an email to cnjrshow@gmail.com. Also, feel free to email or tweet us your #AskAnAfrican questions and we'll happily answer them on the show! We're also available on iTunes, Google Play MusicSoundCloudPodomatic and Stitcher. Also, check out RedBubble for your own authentic CNJR branded merchandise and be sure to tweet us a pic @CNJRShow! P.S.: You can follow the hosts on Twitter: @and1grad @LucyFruitie @FrancisInMD @TheWurdsmith And as always... thanks for listening, family!!!