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Tawny and Andrew catch up with friend of the show Sarah Hagi. They discuss COVID-19 protocols in Canada, the murder of a Muslim family in Ontario, and being asked to write about Muslim hate crimes. They also answer listen questions about having second thoughts supporting musicians and non-white Trump supporters. Leave a voicemail with your question…
 
Tawny, Andrew, and Kevin discuss learning a new language, Katt Williams's response to cancel culture, and Naomi Osaka withdrawing from the French Open. They also answer listener questions about dealing with a pro-cop co-worker and white women saying queen on TikTok (Kahlil Greene videos referenced later in the discussion). Leave a voicemail with yo…
 
Andrew and Tawny discuss the re-opening of Echo Park Lake, LAPD's continued displacement of Los Angeles's unhoused community, and alternative resources to calling the cops like DontCallThePolice.com. They also answer listener questions about Chinese privilege and white people taking online classes at an HBCU. Leave a voicemail with your questions a…
 
Tawny and Andrew talk to podcaster Traci Thomas about her amazing book club show The Stacks. They also discuss when performative support misses the point and listen to voicemails about asking where someone is from and a co-worker talking about white opportunities. Listen to a great episode with Traci on Yo, Can We Live? this Friday as she recommend…
 
The Clown Prince Matt Apodaca returns to fill in for Andrew on today's episode! Tawny, Andrew, and Kevin catch up and talk about Candadian guacamole and baby Tecate. Later, Tawny shares resources like Dear Asian Youth and Decolonize Palestine that provide helpful information about how to support Palestine and correct terminology to use. They also d…
 
Andrew and Tawny discuss the continued violence against Asian Americans, the public's various reactions, and intending to help vs. actually helping. They also talk about May 5th being the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls, organizations like Native Women's Wilderness and IllumiNative, and social media platfor…
 
Andrew, Tawny, and Kevin discuss the world's oldest water, a billionaire hosting SNL, and mega-podcasters using their platform to spread disinformation about getting the vaccine. They also listen to voicemails about being asked for race preferences when adopting a child and what to do around problematic friends of family members. Leave a voicemail …
 
Andrew, Tawny, and Kevin welcome back former producer Cody Ziglar to talk about his new Marvel comic book Heroes Reborn: Siege Society, which you can pre-order here! They also discuss the Derek Chauvin verdict and murder of Ma'Khia Bryant, and why activism to defund the police continues to be so important. Plus, they answer some listener voicemails…
 
On this week's episode, Tawny and Andrew discuss the murders of Daunte Wright and Adam Toledo. Later, they welcome back actor Jana Schmieding to talk about writing and starring in one of TV's first Native sitcoms, Rutherford Falls. They also listen to listener voicemails about preferences when picking a therapist and requests for non-problematic ch…
 
Note: This was recorded before the news of Daunte Wright’s death. We will be discussing it next week. On this week's episode, Tawny discusses discovering the plantation her family is from and Andrew shares his thoughts on Politico calling Andrew Yang the most prominent Asian-American politician in the country. They also listen to voicemails about b…
 
Carl Tart and Ahsohn Williams (Carl Calls His Cousin) join Andrew to discuss the end of the COVID-19 lockdown, republicans boycotting Coke and the MLB, and answer some listener questions. Leave a voicemail with your questions at 323-389-RACE and subscribe to Tawny and Andrew's new podcasts at suboptimalpods.com! See omnystudio.com/listener for priv…
 
This week, Andrew talks to freelance reporter Cerise Castle about her series on the history of deputy gangs in the LA County Sheriff's Department. You can read the ongoing investigative piece here. They also discuss the forced removal of the unhoused community in Echo Park last week by the LAPD. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, Tawny, and guest Jason Concepcion discuss the murder of 6 Asian women in Atlanta, white supremacy in America, and the public and media's response. If you can, please donate to Advancing Justice Atlanta, Asian American Advocacy Fund, and Free99Fridge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Tawny, Andrew, and Producer Kevin talk more about Oprah's interview with Meghan Markle and a racist high school basketball announcer who blamed his diabetes. They also listen to voicemails about historical justice and being tired of white guys on dating apps. Leave a voicemail with your questions at 323-389-RACE and subscribe to Tawny and Andrew's …
 
Tawny and Andrew discuss their Saturday night recording, the Royal family hating Meghan Markle, and a classic Andrew Audible™. Later, they listen to voicemails about needing God to fight racism and wearing a woke hat. Leave a voicemail with your questions at 323-389-RACE and subscribe to Tawny and Andrew's new podcasts at suboptimalpods.com! See om…
 
Tawny and Andrew welcome producer Kevin Bartelt to the crew! Andrew shares his experience forming a public response about the violence against Asian Americans and why he struggled with it. They also discuss the new swastika symbol being on blatant display at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) last weekend. Later, Tawny and Andrew l…
 
Tawny and Andrew catch up with friends of the show Naomi Ekperigin and Andy Beckerman (Couples Therapy). They talk about Ted Cruz and the leaked group text from his wife about going to Cancun during the deadly Texas winter storms. Later, they listen to voicemails about preferences on dating apps and confronting your racist boss. Leave a voicemail w…
 
Andrew and Tawny discuss their favorite pies and cakes before getting into the news. They talk about the ongoing crimes against Asian Americans across the country, if celebrities are taking the right approach of trying to help, and the complexities of raising the bar for others vs. gatekeeping. Later, Tawny and Andrew discuss 3 Black teens being ki…
 
Andrew, Tawny and Sydnee Washington (Hobby Hunter, The Unofficial Expert) discuss the recent attacks on Asian Americans in the Bay Area. They also talk about the racism and sexism behind I May Destroy You not being nominated for the Golden Globes. Later, a listener leaves a voicemail about a very specific YouTube preference and a white-presenting b…
 
Andrew and Tawny discuss L.A. reopening restaurants during the lockdown, how race and class affect people's involvement in the stock market, and white anti-vaxxers co-opting language to help their horrible cause. Later, they answer a belated listener question about the Twisted Tea Incident of Christmas 2020 and give some irresponsible relationship …
 
Andrew, Tawny, and friend of the show Joey Clift discuss Bernie Sanders's pre-post office plans aka the presidential inauguration. They also talk about how coded language is used against POCs running for office like Congresswoman Deb Haaland and break down a voicemail about people who describe their race on dating apps in a semi-problematic way. Ma…
 
Andrew & Tawny are joined by former producer Matt Apodaca to talk about how sea shanties went viral this past week, the debate over raising the minimum wage, and more! Then, this week's voicemails include questions about Asian American casting in Bridgerton and how to respond when someone calls you a slur when you don't understand what the slur eve…
 
Andrew & Tawny are joined by Negin Farsad (Fake The Nation) to discuss the violent insurrection at the Capitol, and the styles of right-wing media that got us here. In lieu of our normal voicemails, we dive deep into the winners of the Georgia runoff elections, the internet's deification of Stacy Abrams, and what is keeping us optimistic through th…
 
Andrew and Tawny are away for the week, but we wanted to give y'all one of our favorite bonus episodes, straight from the subscription-only Sub-Optimal Bundle. We naturally start the Sub-Optimal Bundle with A Goofy Movie Watchalong, and are proud to announce a conclusive answer to the question: "Is Goofy a Black movie?" We talk about a few of the h…
 
Andrew & Tawny kick off the episode with a philosophical discussion of whether or not yogurt should be considered a candy. Then, Andrew fills us in on his family’s problematic Christmas debate. This week’s voicemail prompts us to discuss whether or not “White” should be capitalized, as well as the implications of the New York Times article, “A Raci…
 
We’re joined by Kulap Vilaysack & Suchin Pak (Add To Cart) to discuss their podcast, tweets about The Negro Solstice, and self help books. Then, we dive into this week’s voicemails where one listener journeys to find good tamales and another navigates a tricky mother-in-law situation. Stay safe out there and happy holidays! Call in if you have a ra…
 
Andrew, Tawny, and former producer Matt Apodaca discuss their experiences with Christmas trees before getting to this week's current events: a person who washes their beef and Phoebe Bridgers' statements about podcasting. This week's voicemails include questions about how to show that you're an ally, and whether or not it's problematic to own Black…
 
Andrew and Tawny are joined by former producer (now friend) Matt Apodaca to chat about Matt's recent birthday. Then, we catch you up on the ever-growing saga of Rudy Guiliani before answering your voicemails about country music and Taiwanese Love Boats. Call in if you have a racism question at 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy i…
 
Andrew, Tawny, and former producer Cody Ziglar celebrate the first ever independent episode of the show. We talk about the process of going indie, and answer this week's voicemails about customer service employees and Facebook threads about the Grammy's. Stay safe, and call in if you have a racism question at 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listen…
 
Introducing Sub-Optimal -- the optimal place to subscribe to Yo, Is This Racist, support Tawny and Andrew, and get exclusive content by signing up at www.suboptimalpods.com! First off, we're starting a new bonus show called Yo, Can We Live? which where we celebrate life, new projects and works by people of color. New episodes every Friday. Call in!…
 
Andrew, Tawny and Producer Matt talk about the news and Andrew assembles his ramen before we take voicemails about “Colonizationships” and the designation of the term “People of Color”, and then some news! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, Tawny and Producer Matt get comfy before they get uncomfortable with your voicemails about making posts with antiquated words, talking to your mom, and telling people about a racist roomie. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt give the election results a solid heck yes of approval before getting to your voicemails about ACAB, Santa Clause, and Dildos of Color. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.על ידי Andrew Ti, Tawny Newsome
 
Tawny and producer Matt hold down the fort the day after the election! We don’t know what’s happening, but we still get to your voicemails about the word “bougie”, a coworker dressing like Hitler and whether to talk to your WOC therapist about your white guilt. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystu…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt get the show back on the rails, catch up, talk about the news and then get to your voicemails about emoji colors, changing your last name and wearing a costume to go vote. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew and producer Matt catch up and can’t stop talking about ducks again and then they answer voicemails about gentrification, excluding white people from DnD, and informing your POC friend about your racist grandma. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt are all over the place and get crazy with the format and get to your voicemails about consuming media about other cultures, fusion food trucks, and a question about Matt?! Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt talk about the debate and then get to your voicemails about talking to your partner about something racist said to them, high school mascot updates and halloween costumes. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt catch up a little about their lives, talk about the Rock’s Biden/Harris endorsement before getting into voicemails about gift cards, bookmarks and being mixed and talking to your white parent about race. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for priva…
 
Andrew and Producer Matt aka the Sad Boys of Yo catch up about their weekends before getting to the voicemails about the professor who uses a word in another language that sounds like a slur, digital blackface in video games and multi-cultural events in the office. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omn…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt talk about Jessica Krug and Uncle Scrooge Legos before getting to the voicemails about hiring practices at your workplace, educating your kids about diversity and “calling in”. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, special guest co-host Raiza Licea (Spanish Aqui Presents) and producer Matt chat about Trump boats sinking, Jessica Kurg and Mulan before getting to the voicemails about reading old racist comics to your kids and complicated living situations. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/li…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt get into the news and talk about the Kenosha protest and shooting before getting to the voicemails about “GoogleFu” (??), a problematic computer program, and getting a family member fired for a racist meme in the group chat. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.c…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt get into the news and talk about Jacob Blake and the fires in NorCal before getting to voicemails about an Ice Cube Funko Pop, the origins of the word “spooky” and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt chop it up about Andrew's lunch schedule and WAP before getting to the voicemails! They talk about being white and defending your POC partner, being white and wanting to speak in Jamaican Patois, and being white and getting called the N word. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt talk about twitter locking out former producer Zig and discuss racism news before getting to the voicemails! They take calls about trending topics, parents buying diverse dolls, Three Amigos and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy …
 
Andrew and Tawny talk hot soup and kneeling in the NBA before listening to some voicemails! They hear from people getting called out on TikTok for lip syncing, how to talk to your anti-mask friends, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew, Tawny and producer Matt catch up and talk about Trader Joe’s and The Washington Football Team before getting into some voicemails! They answer questions about cancelling your mom, “crack” jokes, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Andrew and Tawny catch up on the news while Andrew does some cooking before throwing to their interview with Ryan O’Connell! They take voicemails about what is paying respect vs co-opting, being accused of being too sensitive, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for priv…
 
Andrew and Tawny have a private conversation and talk about Goya before throwing to their interview with Courtney Sauls! They take voicemails about being mad on someone else’s behalf, a t-shirt, and more. Stay safe out there and call in if you have a racism question: 323-389-RACE. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
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