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Episode XX - Sometimes it Cries in April

W. Kamau Bell (CNN's United Shades of America) and Vernon Reid (Living Colour) discuss Prince's legacy two days after the news of his death.

 

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Direct download: FNGTAC_-_Sometimes_It_Cries_in_April.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 9:45am EST

Vernon and Alex discuss Tracy Morgan's injury in a car crash in New Jersey, the passing of Maya Angelou, plus The Tonys, WWDC and Game of Thrones.

 

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Direct download: 56_-_Get_Well_Soon_Mr_Morgan.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:40am EST

Vernon and Alex recorded an episode this week that's still being edited, but to tide you over (and prove that we're still rocking) enjoy a little snippet of our attempt to pre-produce a Justin Bieber segment that didn't make it to the final show.

Look out for the real ep in the next day or so!

Direct download: Bonus.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:14pm EST

After an extended break, the Field Negroes have returned to discuss Axl Rose, Solange, Donald Sterling, Michael Sam, Tyrion Lannister and all point in between.

 

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Direct download: 55_-_Live__Arties_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:33pm EST

Kamau and Vernon discuss the end of "Totally Biased" and "12 Years a Slave"

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Direct download: Episode_54_-_The_Emancipation_of_W._Kamau_Bell_pt._1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:26pm EST

Kamau returns to talk with Vernon about performing together at Afropunk, "Gravity," and of course, Miley Cyrus.

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Direct download: 53_Episode_53_-_To_Twerk_or_Not_to_Twerk.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:16pm EST

Kamau returns this week to discuss Zimmerman and what he's been up to during the "Totally Biased Standup Tour."

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Direct download: 52_Episode_52_-_The_Field_Negro_in_From_the_Cold.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:44pm EST

Kamau is sitll traveling, so this week, Vernon once again elinsts Alex to join him for a char about black actresses, George Zimmerman and the potential for a return to government sanctioned dueling. They also discuss various TV shows and movies Alex hasn't seen, update listeners on the Totally Biased stand-up tour and avoid discussing "Game of Thrones." For now.

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Direct download: 51_Episode_51_-_Pistols_at_Dawn_in_Park_Slope.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:22am EST

This week, W. Kamau Bell is on vacation with his family so Vernon and Alex take some time to talk about World War Z, "Yeezus" and Colombian Coffee. You know what "coffee" we mean...

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Direct download: Episode_50_-_Happy_Birthday_America_from_The_FNGTAC.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:44pm EST

The Field Negros discuss Boston, the Cyborg Apocalypse and "42," plus Alex begs for Twitter followers.

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Direct download: 49_Episode_49_-_Follow_AGThornton.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00pm EST