Young Black & Opinionated
About This Show
Hailing from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, these three young black voices say what's on their minds. Each host offers diverse perspectives and almost anyone can relate to topics presented which in turn creates an engaging podcast. New episodes every Monday!
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Most Recent Episode
Ep. 62, "Am I My Brother's Keeper?"
This week on YBO... listen as we show love to Milwaukee and share information about Bucky’s tuition promise and the Milwaukee Bucks buying an entertainment block near the new arena. If you listen via iTunes, don’t forget to subscribe and leave a 5 star rating and review. If you listen via SoundCloud, don’t forget to repost and leave us comments as you listen. We’re also available on Stitcher and Google Play! Visit ybopodcastmke.com for more info about us, photos, and merch! We also shared our QOTW answers along with some of the answers that the listeners submitted.
This week’s 90’s movie of the Week was “New Jack City” featuring Wesley Snipes, Chris Rock, Ice T and Allen Payne. We discuss a number of topics from the movie including: Kareem leaving his corporate job to work in the drug business, Reaganomics, if CMB expanded too fast, the police not helping the community, Nino’s Robin Hood front, Pookie's struggle to stay clean, if drugs are a black and white thing or a death thing, the notorious “Cancel that b*tch” quote from Nino, Drugs being funneled into the black community by the government and more.
We get into what’s going on and discuss Quincy Jones spilling industry tea, a website where you can take free courses online, and San Francisco opening a Heroin injection site. For Random Sh*t of the Week we reflect on where we are in life and how it compares to where we thought we would be in our younger years. We close the show with our weekly anon, quote, empowerment and Question of the Week.