Yo, Is This Racist?

By Earwolf and Andrew Ti

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Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is now a weekly podcast! Every Wednesday, Ti, co-host Tawny Newsome, and their guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist.


Episode Date
1022: Saying Ghetto and Spanish (w/ Marque Richardson)
01:14:10

Actor and writer Marque Richardson (Dear White People) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller’s questions about a high school being referred to as being “95 percent ghetto,” using the word Spanish, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


The Jordan Edwards Memorial Scholarship: https://thejordanedwardsmemorialscholarship.com/


This episode is brought to you by National Network of Abortion Funds, Flatiron School, Ramy on Hulu, and Podcoin.

Apr 17, 2019
1021: Racist School Plays (w/ Sherry Cola)
01:08:49

Stand-up comedian and actress Sherry Cola (Good Trouble) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss Asian representation on TV, a stepfather who is concerned about his stepdaughter dating a MAGA hat wearer, Peter Pan, and much more.


This episode is brought to you by National Network of Abortion Funds, Flatiron School, Podcoin, and Leesa Mattress (www.leesa.com/YO).

Apr 10, 2019
1020: Venmo Reparations (w/ London Hughes)
01:00:40

Comedian London Hughes joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss wanting to experience the full American experience, a caller’s question about his racist ass boss at a carwash, Venmo reparations, 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 Podcoin, Flatiron School (www.flatironschool.com/Yo), and The 10th Annual National Abortion Access Bowl-a-Thon (www.bowlathon.nnaf.org).

Apr 03, 2019
1019: Live from Portland (w/ Mohanad Elshieky, Curtis Cook, Katie Nguyen, Katherine Spiers)
00:58:36

Special guests Mohanad Elshieky, Curtis Cook, Katie Nguyen, and Katherine Spiers join Andrew and Tawny to answer racism questions live from the Listen Up Portland Podcast Festival. They discuss caller’s questions about not inviting racists to your wedding, a passing white baby, and how to describe what people look like. Plus, everyone gives Uncomfortably Fast Advice. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Mar 27, 2019
1018: Nordic Rune Tattoos (w/ Emily Heller)
00:58:33

Comedian Emily Heller (Ice Thickeners, Barry) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss a caller’s question about an older white man at a Roxane Gay event who had supposedly just found out the n-word was a racial slur, Nordic Rune tattoos, shutting down people who feel comfortable to say wildly racist things around you, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Mar 20, 2019
1017: Fixing Your Family (w/ Gaby Dunn, Allison Raskin)
01:07:21

Comedians and writers Gaby Dunn and Allison Raskin of Just Between Us join Andrew and Tawny to discuss a caller’s question about not trying to call out their racist grandparents because they’re going to die soon anyway, the anti-abortion movement being a moral trojan horse, blackfishing, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Mar 13, 2019
1016: Live from SF SketchFest 2019 (w/ Imani Gandy, Ify Nwadiwe, Carl Tart, Zeke Nicholson)
01:18:54

Imani Gandy (Boom! Lawyered), Ify Nwadiwe (Nerdificent), Carl Tart (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Zeke Nicholson (A.P. Bio) join Andrew and Tawny live from San Francisco SketchFest to discuss a white caller’s question about deleting old photos of her with dreadlocks from social media, The Negro National Anthem, an audience member who has t-shirt problems, Elvis Costello’s “Oliver’s Army,” and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Mar 06, 2019
1015: White Woke Dad (w/ Shantira Jackson)
01:09:27

Writer and actor Shantira Jackson (Busy Tonight) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss caller’s questions about Princess Tiana, a white dad using black emojis, cultural identity, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Feb 27, 2019
1014: Everyone Raps In Atlanta (w/ Lamar Woods)
01:24:11

Comedian and writer Lamar Woods (It’s A Party, Single Parents) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss his film It’s A Party, the use of blackface in the Mummers Parade in Philadelphia, Kanye West, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


https://twitter.com/kat_blaque/status/1097579362377904129

Feb 20, 2019
1013: Race and Dating (w/ Ego Nwodim)
01:14:23

Actor and comedian Ego Nwodim (Saturday Night Live) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss her social media account “black girls on set,” a caller’s question about possibly racist dynamics, race & dating, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Feb 13, 2019
1012: Checking White People (w/ Curtis Cook)
01:06:46

Comedian and writer Curtis Cook (The Jim Jefferies Show) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss checking white people when they give out compliments for not fulfilling stereotypes, if it’s okay to laugh at white people getting offended at racial stuff, and much more. Plus, Andrew and Tawny recap all the racist ass current events. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Feb 06, 2019
1011: Live in Chicago (w/ Curtis Shaw Flagg, Alex Kliner, Edgar Momplaisir, Jacquis Neal)
01:25:40

Recorded live in Chicago, Curtis Shaw Flagg (Laugh Factory Chicago) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss if it’s racist to pronounce things in their native tongue, Colonel Sanders dancing with Mrs. Butterworth, and much more. Plus, Edgar Momplaisir & Jacquis Neal of the Culture Kings podcast stop by to settle their feud with Andrew & Tawny with Alex Kliner (The Supergroup) as the moderator. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


This episode is brought to you by Flatiron School (www.flatironschool.com/YO).

Jan 30, 2019
1010.5 Bonus: People Of Color With Opinions (w/ Joel Kim Booster)
00:59:48

This week, Earwolf’s “Yo, Is This Racist” hosts Andrew Ti and Tawny Newsome take over for Negin. They’re joined by Joel Kim Booster (Big Mouth) to find some unexpected sympathy for TSA workers affected by Trump’s shutdown, rage about the trans military ban and discuss the melange of scandals surrounding the Oscar nominees.

Jan 28, 2019
1010: Tiki Decor (w/ Dave Holmes)
01:22:17

Writer, comedian, and fellow Earwolf podcaster Dave Holmes (Homophilia) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss a caller’s question about a Facebook friend’s racist Pokemon meme, Tiki decor, 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 Flatiron School (www.flatironschool.com/YO).

Jan 23, 2019
1009: Diversity in Fantasy Media (w/ Sydney Viengluang)
00:58:07

Actress Sydney Viengluang (Z Nation) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss diversity in fantasy media, a caller’s question about white people profiting from West African music, 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 Flatiron School (www.flatironschool.com/YO).

Jan 16, 2019
1008: Identify As What You Want (w/ Lucas Brown Eyes)
01:16:44

Writer and comedian Lucas Brown Eyes joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss the original mascot of the Atlanta Braves “Chief Noc-A-Homa,” which ethnicity you identify as if you are mixed-race, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


Syllabus: Elizabeth Warren Cherokee Citizenship, and DNA Testing:

http://www.criticalethnicstudiesjournal.org/blog/2018/12/19/syllabus-elizabeth-warren-cherokee-citizenship-and-dna-testing [criticalethnicstudiesjournal.org]


This episode is brought to you by Flatiron School (www.flatironschool.com/YO).

Jan 09, 2019
1007: Being Mistaken For Someone Else (w/ Frances Callier, Angela V. Shelton)
01:00:40

Actors and comedians Frances Callier and Angela V. Shelton (Frangela) join Andrew and Tawny to discuss representing being a person of color when they wrote their scenes at Second City Detroit, calling activities “so white,” if you should be nice people who mistake you for someone else, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Jan 02, 2019
1006: Punching Up and Down (w/ Rhea Butcher)
01:19:50

Comedian Rhea Butcher (Three Swings Podcast) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss punching up and down in comedy, the issue of child marriages, a caller’s sister making racist jokes, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Dec 26, 2018
1005: Merry Dissmas 2018 (w/ Kulap Vilaysack)
01:02:21

Kulap Vilaysack (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss A Legendary Christmas with John and Chrissy, her autobiographical documentary Origin Story, a caller’s question about advertising photos with “Black Santa Claus,” 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 Wildfang (www.wildfang.com code: YO).

Dec 19, 2018
1004: Online Mobs (w/ Ben Blacker)
01:16:45

Writer Ben Blacker (Thrilling Adventure Hour) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss Hex Wives, a caller’s question about online mobs getting someone fired for blackface, a caller’s question about her son being dressed as a Native American for a field trip, 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 Wildfang (www.wildfang.com code: YO).

Dec 12, 2018
1003: Being Called Miss (w/ Matt Rogers)
01:16:40

Comedian Matt Rogers (Las Culturistas) returns to join Andrew and Tawny to discuss SoulCycle, missionary work, a caller’s dilemma of wanted to be called “Miss,” 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 Wildfang (www.wildfang.com code: YO).

Dec 05, 2018
1002: Good and Bad Hair (w/ Mo Marable)
01:09:57

Emmy nominated filmmaker and director Mo Marable (Brockmire, Insecure) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss all things Atlanta, a caller’s question regarding good and bad hair, a caller’s question about a co-worker who quiets their voice when they use the word black, 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 Wildfang (www.wildfang.com code: YO).

Nov 28, 2018
1001: Being Mixed (w/ Edgar Blackmon)
01:06:22

Actor Edgar Blackmon (Alone Together) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss having the race conversation with your kids, a caller who has a bias toward mixed people who have a white and black parent, a caller who needs advice on confronting her white co-worker about her dreadlocks, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Nov 21, 2018
1000: We Solved Racism Special
02:25:27

For the 1000th episode, Andrew and Tawny welcome Yo, Is This Racist? all-stars Edgar Momplaisir, Dani Fernandez, Joey Clift, Solomon Georgio, Gaby Dunn, Brodie Reed, Carl Tart, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Naomi Ekperigin, and Kara Brown to explore what they should do next since they have solved racism. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Nov 14, 2018
999.9: Mimicking Speech (w/ Matt Braunger)
01:04:15

Comedian Matt Braunger (Advice From A Dipshit) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss white people naming their children “Indian” & “Harlem,” mimicking another person’s way of speech, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Nov 07, 2018
999.7: Spooky Presidents (w/ Tyrel Jackson Williams)
00:58:41

Actor Tyrel Jackson Williams (Brockmire) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss not being allowed to celebrate Halloween growing up, if white kids can dress up as Black Panther, skeleton decorations with blackface, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Oct 31, 2018
999.5: Blocked Over A Baby (w/ Xosha Roquemore)
01:09:13

Actress, comedian, writer Xosha Roquemore (The Mindy Project) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss a white actor using the n-word in character, racist family members, 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 BlueChew (www.bluechew.com code: YO).

Oct 24, 2018
998: A Christmas Story Chinese Restaurant Scene (w/ Dani Fernandez)
01:04:31

Comedian Dani Fernandez (Nerdificent) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss the Chinese restaurant scene in A Christmas Story, if a caller should continue a relationship knowing their partner is not willing to do the work on her own internalized racism, 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 BlueChew (www.bluechew.com code: YO) and The Hate U Give.

Oct 17, 2018
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