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
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
997 Problematic Business Partners (w/ Zainab Johnson)
01:08:35

Comedian Zainab Johnson (HonesTEA with Z) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss empathizing with the oppressed, comedians making jokes about race, how to deal with people you can’t cut out of your life who are racist, and much more. Plus, the first installment of White Gold. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


This episode is brought to you by The Hate U Give.

Oct 10, 2018
996 Pay A Native (w/ Joey Clift)
01:12:35

Comedian and writer Joey Clift (25 Minutes of Silence Podcast, Chats on Cats) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss the Native American and Indigenous Writers Committee, The Ghost of Christopher Columbus Theater Smudging Spectacular, a caller who has a boss that wants the white perspective on diversity, 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 The Hate U Give.

Oct 03, 2018
995 Accents (w/ Demi Adejuyigbe)
01:08:06

Comedian and writer Demi Adejuyigbe (The Late Late Show with James Corden, Punch Up The Jam) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss doing impressions with accents, Tawny’s experience in Japan, 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 The Hate U Give.

Sep 26, 2018
994 Blacklisted (w/ Jennifer Jajeh)
00:54:25

Comedian, actress, and writer Jennifer Jajeh joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss being put on a blacklist, a caller who asks if it’s racist to raise your fist in protest if you are not black, bigots who do nice things, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Sep 19, 2018
993 Off the Menu (w/ Max Silvestri)
00:56:49

Comedian Max Silvestri joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss a caller’s question about asking for “off the menu” options at a Chinese food restaurant, a caller wanting answers for why Boston is known for being the most racist city, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Sep 12, 2018
992 Naming Your Kid After A Flaming Lips Song (w/ Jimmy O. Yang)
00:55:36

Comedian Jimmy O. Yang (Crazy Rich Asians, Silicon Valley) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss lasagna, crab club, Crazy Rich Asians having an all Asian cast for a studio movie in 25 years, naming your kid after a Flaming Lips song, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Sep 05, 2018
991 Can I Still Listen to The Smiths? (w/ Miel Bredouw)
00:54:15

Miel Bredouw (Punch Up The Jam) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss trying to relate to others with hard to pronounce names, a caller’s question regarding if they can still listen to Morrissey even after his racist comments, and much more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Aug 29, 2018
990 Live from Detroit Improv Festival 2018 (w/ Eugene Cordero, Paul F. Tompkins, Marc Evan Jackson, Jessica Gao)
01:03:00

Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island) joins Andrew and Tawny live from the 2018 Detroit Improv Festival to talk about middle school kids calling each other the n-word in a friendly way, getting “mild sauce” from Taco Bell without asking for it, and more. Plus, Paul F. Tompkins, Marc Evan Jackson, and Jessica Gao come onstage for a game of “Uncomfortably Fast Advice.” As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Aug 22, 2018
989 Being Black In America (w/ Nicole Byer)
01:04:59

Nicole Byer (Why Won’t You Date Me?, Nailed It!) joins Andrew and Tawny to discuss encountering microaggressions as a person of color, a birthday party themed around drag ball culture, and more. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.

Aug 15, 2018
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