May 24, 2016
THROWBACK TUESDAY - There are a lot of things we can learn about Black Woman from television, if we were to believe everything we see on television. We talked about it all (or a good 10 of them, at least), made a show about it - here it go! (Originally broadcast on 900am WURD Sunday, August 10th 2014)
May 23, 2016
GoT has been very good about popping in on multiple storylines every episode and this week is no exception. Little Finger is here, with Sansa and Brienne. Jon Snow shows up. Tyrian shows up with Varris, who's in for a rudely polite awakening. But we see Hodor...and the best episode of the season is born.
May 20, 2016
The NEW Black Tribbles welcome the Tribble Nation to grant themselves one superpower each and take on a new or AKA Tribble Designation of their own on a free-wheeling, tightly hugged romp of an episode. Plus a nice tribute to a fallen comic book scribe and a monumental announcement of Trekian proportions!
May 18, 2016
The Men welcome CHARMEL SIPPIO of the Reluctantly Adult podcast (http://www.ireluctantlyadult.com/) aboard the Mission to review 2002's BROWN SUGAR starring Taye Diggs, Sanaa Lathan, Queen Latifah and Mos Def. A Rick Famuyiwa (DOPE) film that doesn't hold up too well to criticism but still strikes a chord with the reviewers. The trick is - what does that chord sound like?
May 17, 2016
The Tribbles and world music DJ supreme, Supa Tang, kick off their premiere TRIBBLETANG, a monthly showcase happening live on First Fridays at Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse with an interview with hip-hop veteran JUDAH PRIEST who details how he stays true to self and relevant in competitive world of rap music after 20 years in then goes hardcore geek with his devotion for and theories about The Last Son of Krypton.
May 17, 2016
The Tribbles and world music DJ supreme, Supa Tang, kick off their premiere TRIBBLETANG, a monthly showcase happening live on First Fridays at Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse with an interview with artist MARKUS PRIME, hot off the debut of his B.R.U.H.: Black Renditions of Universal Heroes collection.
May 16, 2016
Now THIS is the Daenyrs we all love and remember! Tyrion gets his diplomat on in Mereen while all types of shade is afoot in King's Landing but Daenyrs tho? That fire tho? WHAT!
May 14, 2016
Len aka Bat-Tribble, Tim from Last Week, Johnny Destructo and R-Son aka Super-Tribble get together to discuss 1) R-Son (Super-Tribble) and Johnny Destructo on 01:19 – Civil War 29:30 – Marvel Vs DC/NYC Vs Philly 41:30 – Stoked for some DC Rebirth then 2) Tim From Last Week, Len aka Bat-Tribble and Johnny Destructo on 44:50 – #TimFail 47:25 – Listener email / Why compare BvS and Civil War? 1:00:45 – Top 3 Civil War Scenes Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, or email us at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
May 13, 2016
The Tribbles look ahead at the potential box office champions and chumps of the hotter season, paying special attention to what kids like and what adults don't need. Plus the sequels are all over the place and Now You See Me 2 is happening. Special guest comedian SIMPLY DEE joins in on the fun if only to tell Kennedy a little special something-something.
May 11, 2016
A stage play from the late 90s makes its way to the silver screen in 2000 starring Hill Harper, Rae Dawn Chong, Marla Gibbs, Obba Babatundé and Billy Dee Williams. It makes for a strange stop on the Micheaux Mission.
May 10, 2016
Len aka Bat-Tribble, Tim from Last Week, Johnny Destructo and The Official Grace Gordon get together to discuss Listener email, May The 4th Star Wars Talkin’ (SW Comics, Han Solo movie), Punisher Netflix News, Ghostbusters Remake Trailer Hub-bub, Bad Trailer/Good Movie, and back into the BvS breach. Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, email us at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
May 9, 2016
Hark! There's a Stark in Winterfell! A Stark sees for the first time! A Stark(ish) rises at the Wall! What does this portend for the bad-stricken noble house? Meanwhile all over Westeros, the games that people play are afoot.
May 6, 2016
We count down the GREAT GEEK MOMS with authors STEPHEN SEGAL and VALYA DUDYCZ LUPESCU (Geek Parenting: What Joffrey, Jor-El, Maleficent, and the McFlys Teach Us about Raising a Family), who give us lessons on bravery, patience and love learned from The McFlys, Miss Brisby, Morticia and even Maleficient.
May 5, 2016
Sometimes the movie of the year is the movie of the year. And this movie right here is the movie of the year. Done!
May 4, 2016
Emayatzy Corinealdi gives a riveting performance as a woman struggling aginast the self-inflicted bars she's planted around her life while her husband sits behind them literally. Ava Duvernay directs the hell out of this 2012 drama, if the Men are to be believed.
May 2, 2016
Ariell Johnson, the Amalgam Tribble, joins the boys for a review of the second episode of the new season where nearly everyone has a scene to show what they're made of, got going on or to go out with a big splat. But leave it to Ramsey to prove that just when you think you know him, you don't know ish!
May 1, 2016
More from the Gutter as the Tribbles and 'Tards sit about the shoppe and chat about The animated Killing Joke, typing smack on Twitter and hostile conditions at DC Comics. Woman Safe Zone = GUTTER TALK, a joint propo of the Black Tribbles and Poptards Go!
Apr 29, 2016
Enjoy the Tribbles' recreation of a thoughtful interview of the late science fiction great that ran in In Motion Magazine, March 2004. We endeavor to bring Butler's words to life as she speaks of her muse, her characters, her outlook for life and black lives and much more.
Apr 29, 2016
R-Son The Voice of Reason, Tim from Last Week, Johnny Destructo and The Official Grace Gordon get together to discuss: Civil War, What the f$% is up with all these spoilers? – 01:48 BvS R-Rated back in theaters? – 16:40 A look ahead to DC Rebirth – 23:00 Scarlett Johansson and Ghost In the Shell – 41:00
Apr 28, 2016
Keegan Michael Key and Jordan Peele make the leap from television stardom to big screen celebrities with their debut effort, the action-comedy KEANU. Co-stars Tiffany Haddish, Method Man, Will Forte, Jason Mitchell and Nia Long join the talented duo in the farcical tale of a man and his kitten.
Apr 27, 2016
Tyler Perry is a very polarizing figure in black culture with as many people of note congratulating his success and what he's done with it as there are who decry the middling product he creates. No one can dismiss the fact that the man knows is audience and has loyal fans coast to coast. But are any of them on The Micheaux Mission?
Apr 25, 2016
Game of Thrones returns for a sixth season of intrigue, fantasy and cold blooded murder by any means at hand. We catch up with all the players including a dead Crow and a red Old Woman.
Apr 22, 2016
Celebrating a legacy of the insatiable! PRINCE is remembered on the day we mourn his loss, reflect of his work, marvel at his gifts and laugh for the sake of shedding more tears.
Apr 22, 2016
The incredibly talented AFUA RICHARDSON regales us all with tales about Neal Adams, flutes with soul, eel in your diet and becoming THE renaissance woman of comics. Plus tracks from her WAKING ASTRONOMER project. Its all in here!
Apr 20, 2016
The welfare system of 1974 plays protagonist to the child-saturated love affair of Claudine and Rupert. Diahann Carroll, James Earl Jones and a young intense Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs star in the authentic romantic 'dramedy' that asks pointed questions filled with unsettling answers.