BGT EPISODE 56: Take a nap, Kanye.

2/3/2016

We're discussing the 24 hour moving train wreck that is Kanye and the Kardashians - for the last time, Beyonce willing. Also on the docket: Blac Chyna the chess master,

Birth of a Nation and why we need more movies about American history with black folks at the helm, an update on that awful Straight Outta Compton casting call and a beautiful moment in shade history courtesy of Gabrielle Union.

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References: Kanye West Viciously Attacks Wiz Khalifa in Incredible Twitter Rant: http://pitchfork.com/news/63189-kanye-west-viciously-attacks-wiz-khalifa-in-incredible-twitter-rant/

Kanye answers question on accountability to black women within the context of his music (starts at 1:28:00): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fYwiR1kA7gI Why I’m Ready for More Slavery Films: http://www.thenation.com/article/why-im-ready-for-more-slavery-films/ BGT discussion on the Straight Outta Compton casting call: https://www.spreaker.com/user/blackgirlstalking/black-girls-talking-episode-32 Gabrielle Union on Dionne not Warwick: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=50pmRM2rfMM