Yo, Is This Racist?

Yo, Is This Racist?

United Kingdom

Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is a daily podcast (Mondays through Fridays) where Ti and his guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist.

Episodes

925 No Way Jose (w/ Tawny Newsome)  

Actress and improviser Tawny Newsome (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$) joins Andrew to discuss whether or not the phrase “no way Jose” is racist, confederate monuments being taken down in New Orleans, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

924 Canada's Appropriation Prize (w/ Daniel Zomparelli)  

Writer Daniel Zomparelli joins Andrew to discuss his new book “Everything Is Awful and You’re A Terrible Person,” Canada’s “Appropriation Prize,” and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

923 French Election to Boston Red Sox Racist Chants (w/ Karen Tongson)  

Pop culture scholar, USC professor, writer, and podcaster Karen Tongson (Pop Rocket) joins Andrew to discuss the French election, Boston Red Sox fans racist abuse on Adam Jones, tempers flaring over removal of confederate statues in New Orleans, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

922 Live from LAAPFF (w/ Jeff Yang, Phil Yu)  

Recorded live from the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, Jeff Yang and Phil Yu of the They Call Us Bruce podcast join Andrew to discuss Netflix’s Death Note, raising children in the current political landscape, Tikki Tikki Tembo, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

921 Revolution for Dummies (w/ Bassem Youssef)  

Writer and comedian Bassem Youssef joins Andrew to talk about his new book “Revolution for Dummies,” comedy and satire facing dictatorship, whether he’s worried about living in the age of Trump, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

920 Racism Motivating Election Voters (w/ Erin Gibson, Bryan Safi)  

Erin Gibson and Bryan Safi of Throwing Shade join Andrew to talk about radishes, racism motivating Trump voters in the election, the trope of a black man preying on women in The 40-Year-Old Virgin and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

919 Pepsi Commercial to Doctor Pulled from United Flight (w/ Wynter Mitchell)  

Digital and content strategist Wynter Mitchell (Pop Rocket) joins Andrew to discuss the tone deaf Kendall Jenner Pepsi ad, Dr. Dao being pulled from a United Airlines flight, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

918 Gentrification to Ghost in the Shell (w/ David Gborie)  

Comedian and writer David Gborie joins Andrew to talk about gentrification, the ramifications of dealing with racists with violence, listening to rap as escapism, Ghost in the Shell, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

917 Rachel Dolezal's New Name (w/ Kaseem Bentley)  

Comedian and writer Kaseem Bentley joins Andrew to talk about the new Dave Chappelle stand-up specials, Rachel Dolezal changing her name to West African for “Gift of God,” Trump supporter’s husband was deported and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

916 Conservative Tim Allen to Morrissey Selling James Baldwin Shirts (w/ Eliot Glazer)  

Actor and writer Eliot Glazer (Broad City, New Girl) joins Andrew to talk about how he’s dealing with the Trump era, Tim Allen comparing being a conservative in Hollywood to living in Nazi Germany, Morrissey selling James Baldwin “Black Is How I Feel on the Inside” shirts, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.This episode is brought to you by Seeso (www.seeso.com code: YO).

915 Controversial Babies Tweet to A Goofy Movie (w/ Jordan Black)  

Hilarious actor, writer, improviser Jordan Black (The Black Version) joins Andrew to talk about how he’s dealing with the Trump era, Steve King’s controversial “babies” tweet, A Goofy Movie, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

914 Karaoke Etiquette (w/ Ethel Lung, Tiffany Lo)  

Writers Ethel Lung and Tiffany Lo join Andrew this week to talk about diversity on television, if you witness what you believe is child abuse but the family is a different ethnicity should you back off, is it racist for a white person to sing a karaoke song associated with the Civil Rights movement, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.This episode is brought to you by Seeso (www.seeso.com code: YO).

913 Oscars Mix-Up and Get Out (w/ Ben Bizuneh)  

Writer and comedian Ben Bizuneh joins Andrew this week to talk about the Oscars mix-up, La La Land, and Get Out (there will be spoilers). As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

912 The Great Wall (w/ Jenny Yang)  

Comedian and writer Jenny Yang returns to join Andrew for a special episode in which they discuss the film The Great Wall. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

911 Whitewashing Asians in Pop Culture (w/ Danielle Radford)  

Comedian, writer, actress Danielle Radford (Tights and Fights podcast) joins Andrew to discuss the recent wave of whitewashing of Asians in upcoming films and television including The Great Wall, Ghost in the Shell, and Iron Fist. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

910 Super Bowl, Oscars, Impeachment Dream (w/ Ify Nwadiwe, Brodie Reed)  

Comedians Ify Nwadiwe and Brodie Reed join Andrew to discuss the Super Bowl, the Oscars, the impeachment dream, and the apocalypse. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

909 Muslim Ban to The Mash-Up Americans (w/ Amy S. Choi, Rebecca Lehrer)  

Rebecca Lehrer and Amy S. Choi, founders of The Mash-Up Americans join Andrew to discuss Trump’s executive order to ban Muslims, protesting in airports, Pottermore, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

908 Women's March to Nazi Getting Punched (w/ Katherine Spiers)  

Katherine Spiers (La Weekly Food Editor and Smart Mouth podcast host) joins Andrew to talk about the Women’s March, Richard Spencer getting punched, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

907 Mississippi Renaming MLK Day to Repealing Obamacare (w/ Carrie Wade)  

Writer, disability activist, and podcast buddy Carrie Wade joins Andrew to talk about Mississippi city celebrating “Great Americans Day” instead of MLK Day, repealing Obamacare, and ableism. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

906 New Year's Resolutions to La La Land (w/ Brittani Nichols, Ariana Lenarsky)  

Comedians Brittani Nichols and Ariana Lenarsky, hosts of Brand New Podcast join Andrew to talk about New Year’s resolutions, the Golden Globes, La La Land, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

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