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We Come From Bad News

By Nyaze Vincent & Algernon Billups

We are from the beautifully ugly city of Newport News. We survived the 90s and came out teflon. We are creative and technology professionals with a passion for music, content and sports. Join us for a weekly essay on everything that means anything to the culture. Let's go.

  1. 1.
    Ep 78 | Fear of a Black Sports League, Paul Mooney Scandal, & The Return of Vinyl09/20/2019
    43:25
  2. 2.
    Ep 77 | Black Farmers Green Thumbs, Dave Chappelle vs EVERYTHING, and the Rhapsody of Rapsody09/04/2019
    48:26
  3. 3.
    Ep 76 | Popeyes vs CFA, The Return of POWER, & Special Guest Kirby Carroll08/25/2019
    1:00:36
  4. 4.
    Ep 75 *Bonus* | The Tactless Know It Alls Crash LA08/25/2019
    46:43
  5. 5.
    Ep 75 | A$AP Free, Jay-Z Faces Reasonable Doubt, & Return 2 Zamunda08/17/2019
    1:01:27
  6. 6.
    Ep 74 | Lost Tapes #2, Femcees, & Return of the Real07/23/2019
    54:52
  7. 7.
    Mermaids, Afros, and Memories of God07/10/2019
    52:36
  8. 8.
    Ep 72 | Bill Cosby Speaks Out, Tiffany Hadish Vs the Heartbeat Bill, & Drake Finally Wins06/22/2019
    49:15
  1. 9.
    Ep 71 | She's Gotta Have It, When They See Us, & Why White Girls Are Scary AF06/04/2019
    59:03
  2. 10.
    Ep 70 | The Abortion Wars, The Colorism of Black-ish, and the Fall of Steve Harvey05/19/2019
    51:35
  3. 11.
    Ep 69 | Ayesha Curry's Red Table Tea, Porn, & Does She Gotta Have it?05/11/2019
    59:28
  4. 12.
    Ep 68b | The Avengers' End Game Review05/11/2019
    26:52
  5. 13.
    Ep 67 | Nipsey Hussle, "Us" Review, with Special Guest Headcrack05/11/2019
    1:22:35
  6. 14.
    Ep 66 | Too Cool For School, Less Hilarious, & Daniel Caesar Et Tu?05/11/2019
    50:14
  7. 15.
    Ep 65 | Wiz Khalifa's Elevated Dreams, R Kelly's Nightmare, & ET vs Netflix05/11/2019
    48:53
  8. 16.
    Ep 64 | Kap Catches the Bag, Steve Harvey Don't Need Integrity, & Grammy's So Black-ish05/11/2019
    58:25
  9. 17.
    Ep 63| Blackface, Jussie Smollett, and Valen-time's day05/11/2019
    1:04:39
  10. 18.
    Ep 62 | ICE Tames 21 Savage, Killer Mike's Trigger Warning, & Super Bowl Trolls & Baggers02/06/2019
    1:01:50
  11. 19.
    Ep 61 | The Covington Kids, Gladys Knight, The Shutdown01/25/2019
    58:22
  12. 20.
    Ep 60 | Family Feuds, Mr Glass, and Missy Elliot is HOF01/16/2019
    51:15
  13. 21.
    Ep 59 | Surviving R Kelly, The Holidaze, & Jordan Peele's 'US' Trailer01/05/2019
    1:04:33
  14. 22.
    Ep 58 | Diggity DAS FX, Boomerang & Beyonce is the King of R&B12/21/2018
    49:30
  15. 23.
    Ep 57 | The Real Donferquan, Will.i.am vs. Hip-Hop, & Kevin Hart Won't Apologize12/11/2018
    1:09:26
  16. 24.
    Ep 56 | Anderson Paak, Excelsiors to Stan Lee, & We Love Jill Scott11/29/2018
    52:52
  17. 25.
    Ep 55 | Mocha Minutes, The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, & H.E.R11/12/2018
    1:10:46
  18. 26.
    Ep 54 | Haircuts and Stereotypes, Return to Sender, & Madea Says Bye11/01/2018
    52:42
  19. 27.
    Ep 53 | Wu Come From Bad News, Kanye and Heartbreaks, and Top 5 Comedy Sets Of All Time!!!10/20/2018
    58:44
  20. 28.
    Ep 52 | The Carter 5, Bill Behind Bars, & Wu-Come From Bad News10/09/2018
    51:13
  21. 29.
    Ep 51 | Tactless Knowitalls VS Bad News09/25/2018
    54:46
  22. 30.
    Ep 50 | Marriage, Culture and Life Lessons Vol 1 (Ft. In the Black Podcast)09/16/2018
    1:04:35
  23. 31.
    Ep 49 | Serena is Catwoman, The Death of Kanan, and the Black Governor's Ball09/04/2018
    58:25
  24. 32.
    Ep 49 | Serena Williams Is Catwoman, The Death of Kanan, & The Governor's Ball09/04/2018
    58:25
  25. 33.
    Ep 48 | Aretha, Policing While Black, & One Wish08/21/2018
    2:00:18
  26. 34.
    Ep 47 | The Nicki Minaj Review, "Succession" Recap, & the Death of Allegiance08/15/2018
    1:05:51
  27. 35.
    Ep 46 | All the Way Lit w/ Special Guest HeadKrack08/03/2018
    1:03:09
  28. 36.
    Ep 45 | The Confession of R Kelly, The Anticipation of Lauryn Hill, & The Trials of Carmelo Anthony07/26/2018
    2:00:18
  29. 37.
    Ep 44 | Emmitt Till, Does Nicki Still Matter, Joaquim Vs. the Joker, & Season 5 of "Power"07/18/2018
    1:00:38
  30. 38.
    Ep 43 | Scorpion Stings Back; Dame, Dash and Monique; and Return of the NFL07/06/2018
    1:04:49
  31. 39.
    Ep 42 | The Carters, Luke Cage, Anita Baker & Teyana Taylor06/30/2018
    1:31:47
  32. 40.
    Ep 41 | The Return of Nasty Nas, Lebron After Death & The Depression Blues06/19/2018
    1:08:47
  33. 41.
    Ep 40 | We Review Ye, Pusha Silences Drake, & A Case for Respectability06/07/2018
    1:16:55
  34. 42.
    Ep 39 | All Our Faves Are Trash, Black-ish and Atlanta, & Being While Black05/18/2018
    1:09:43
  35. 43.
    Ep 38 | KOD, Black Lightning, & WTF Is Wrong With Kanye?04/25/2018
    1:11:27
  36. 44.
    Ep 37 | RIP Teddy Perkins, Cardi B Makes Schmoney Moves, & Guns Over God04/11/2018
    1:26:06
  37. 45.
    Ep 36 | Is Bruno Stealing Black Magic, Can People Really Change, & A Wrinkle at the Box Office03/20/2018
    52:56
  38. 46.
    Ep 34 | We Come From Wakanda03/07/2018
    1:06:58
  39. 47.
    Ep 33 | Black Panther Party, Quincy Jones Trolls the Universe, & the Legacy of Blade02/15/2018
    49:46
  40. 48.
    Ep 32 | Monique Wants Her Money, LeBron Gets His Money, & Can Cardi Be Stopped?01/31/2018
    51:02
  41. 49.
    Ep 31 | H&M, Oprah for President, & Life After Party01/31/2018
    56:03
  42. 50.
    Ep 30 | We Reminisce Over Ella & Yak, Review "Bright" & the Art of Curation in the Digital Age01/11/2018
    1:07:41
  43. 51.
    Ep 29 | The Last Jedi, Retrospective 2017, & New Year's Resolutions12/27/2017
    56:51
  44. 52.
    Ep 28 | She's Gotta Have It, Uncle Al's Storytime, & Libyan Slavery12/19/2017
    1:01:40
  45. 53.
    Ep 27 | First You Get the Money, Karma Culture, and Latch Keys vs the Snowflakes12/05/2017
    54:15
  46. 54.
    Ep 26 | Lonzo's Ballin', the Evolution of Tiffany Hadish, the ABC's of Eminem, & Rebuilding Barbie11/17/2017
    59:35
  47. 55.
    Ep 25 | Pray for Chris Brown, Free Meek Mill, Papa John Don't Preach, & Corporate N*&*s11/10/2017
    59:10
  48. 56.
    Ep 24 | Is Mariah on Fiyah, Did you Just Unfriend Me, & The Genius of Nick Cannon11/02/2017
    52:28
  49. 57.
    Ep 23 | Tale of 2 Jordans, Snoop Got Game, & White People Famous10/25/2017
    44:08
  50. 58.
    Ep 22 | Kaepernick Strikes Back, Rape Culture Implosion & Black Panther Saves the World10/19/2017
    56:38
  51. 59.
    Ep 21 | Black-ish is the Black-est, Marshall Matters & Cam's Female Troubles10/11/2017
    53:14
  52. 60.
    Ep 20 | The Motown of Comedy, Go Grab Your Guns, & What the News Learned Me10/05/2017
    42:04
  53. 61.
    Ep 19 | The Kneeling of America, The Last Jedi, & Broken Harted09/26/2017
    56:05
  54. 62.
    Ep 18 | The NFL Blues: Jemele Hill & Jason Whitlock09/20/2017
    57:30
  55. 63.
    Ep 17 | Mamas, Big Bros, and the Carmichael Show09/13/2017
    58:46
  56. 64.
    Ep 16 | Osteen, Lonzo & Power09/07/2017
    1:04:30
  57. 65.
    Ep 15 | More 4:44, Mayweather's Millions, & Xzibit Vs. Jr.08/31/2017
    58:18
  58. 66.
    Ep 14 | Insecurity, Manners & Manhood08/22/2017
    56:46
  59. 67.
    Ep 13 | Daddy Issues & The Miseducation of Cardi B08/15/2017
    1:06:10
  60. 68.
    Ep 12 | Gladiator Tears08/08/2017
    54:05
  61. 69.
    Ep 11 | Woke With Bad News Part I08/01/2017
    47:52
  62. 70.
    Ep 10 | In the Black Podcast, R Kelly and Vick Vs. Kaepernick07/25/2017
    1:12:53
  63. 71.
    Ep 9 | Camille Reed, Natural Hair & Maintaining07/18/2017
    1:05:21
  64. 72.
    Ep 8 | "Power" & Mayweather VS McGregor07/11/2017
    1:02:10
  65. 73.
    Ep 7 | 4:44 & Love Being The Best Revenge07/04/2017
    1:03:55
  66. 74.
    Ep 6 | Shaheem Reid & The Monkey Bowl Boys06/26/2017
    1:13:32
  67. 75.
    Ep 5 | Mike Vick & The N-word06/19/2017
    1:21:54
  68. 76.
    Ep 4 | Drunk Tiger Woods & American Gods06/12/2017
    1:50:41
  69. 77.
    Ep 3 | Star Wars & Cosby Kids06/05/2017
    1:13:28
  70. 78.
    Ep 2 | Our Hometown...05/28/2017
    46:28
  71. 79.
    Ep 1 | The GOAT05/19/2017
    1:21:07

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