The Field Negro Guide to Arts and Culture w/ Vernon Reid and W. Kamau Bell

Our latest FNGTAC was recorded just as Hurricane Sandy was closing in on NYC, so after some updating, Vernon & Kamau discuss the controversy over Zoe Saldana being cast as Nina Simone in an upcoming biopic. This of course gives way to a larger conversation about ethnicity, casting, James Bond and Matt Damon—hurricane or not, this is still the FNGTAC.

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In this episode, Vernon & Kamau discuss their thoughts on Jay-Z's recent adventures in Brooklyn and President Obama's recent adventures in trying to keep his job. Afterwards, our dynamic duo finds out what happens when the guy with final edit disagrees with those thoughts... 

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