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TAKE OFF YOUR COOL

Take Off Your Cool is a Nashville-based podcast that covers everything from current events to pop culture to feminist and womanist issues. Hosted by two of your favorite Southern homegirls. Look for new episodes every Monday published on iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher and Podomatic. Give it a listen. You aren't really that cool but neither are we.
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Now displaying: January, 2017
Jan 30, 2017

Let us teach you a thang or two about a thang or two. 

In this episode, Major and Lise talk Chris Rock coming back to the game in Nashville, Oscars got *some* color, a special Selena moment in the 615, Tiny is bold, baeless and bless her heart, Mary Tyler Moore was the Oprah of her time, Queen Missy does it better, Major is here for Ciara's new deal, the Williams sisters continue to be dripped in excellence, Mr. Clean is back and Black, Jessica don't talk to Salma, and more. 

For Let's Talk About It Sis, we decide to give BET each and every rose for the New Edition Series. 

Things get deep when a recently revealed lie doesn't just burn our biscuits but scorches our souls. The ladies offer love to a Memphis vet who is putting Apple on the map. Finally, a surprising fact about the Arthur theme song is Lise's Geek Corner. 

This Week's 2 Cents Question: Which group should be in BET's next bio-pic? 

Love our new intro? Follow the producer on Soundcloud @hitmanmemphis 

Listen to this episode and others on The Nashville Winner's Circle's Best Blog of 2016 www.nashvillesocialbutterfly.com

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2/1 Malcolm X Screening hosted by @consciousconvo and @lovenoise2020 

2/1 Dae Bak Chop House Grand Opening Clarksville, TN 

2/2 Vine and Brew (free) @citywinerynash

2/2 Way Late Play Date: Time Travel @ Adventure Science Center 

2/3 I Am Not Your Negro Release @ Belcourt Theater 

2/4 Fashion for a Fraction Boutique Warehouse Sale @ Rocket Town

Jan 23, 2017

Some of y'all lying and marching. 

In this episode, Major and Lise discuss an interesting MLK Day in Nashville, Queen Serena shows how to let others gather themselves, Mother Maxine will read you now and faheva, Keke Palmer cleans Lise's pipes, Russell needs to listen to less Mary J before games, Melania looks were the best part of the inauguration, Chrisette needs better PR, and more. 

For Let's Talk About It Sis, Lise, who identifies as a feminist, and Major, who identifies as a womanist, finally talk why they align with one label over another, and both ladies share why they didn't march this weekend. 

Another awesome syllabus gets our love offering, tagging feminism to everything burned our biscuits, a woman born in Woke City, USA is the GRITS We Love, and a special shout goes to a certain past special guest. 

Check out TOYC as the Feature Friday at www.thecultureddomestic.com 

Love our new intro? Follow the producer on Soundcloud @hitmanmemphis

Listen to this episode and others on The Nashville Winner's Circle's Best Blog of 2016 www.nashvillesocialbutterfly.com 

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Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/toycpodcast

Email us at toycpodcast@gmail.com 

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Jan 16, 2017

What's our late fee?

Major and Lise are back to apply a smooth layer to 2017. This week the ladies talk folks aiming to lose their jobs on New Year's Eve, Mariah Don't Care-y at all, Drake is for everybody, The King of Misogynoir came for our Asian baes, our stories on the silverscreens, and the Golden Globes were bad, boujee and very Black.

For Let's Talk About It Sis, it is so hard to say goodbye to the Obamas...and you can't make us! A inspirational teacher gets our love offering, and Lise is willing to wait for Atlanta to travel to a galaxy far, far away. Major spotlights an aspiring librarian and a Nashville native who we won't let be a Hidden Figure. 

Love our new intro? Follow the producer on Soundcloud @hitmanmemphis

Listen to this episode and others on The Nashville Winner's Circle's Best Blog of 2016 www.nashvillesocialbutterfly.com

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Follow us @toycpodcast on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat 

Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/toycpodcast

Email us at toycpodcast@gmail.com

Archives at www.toycpodcast.libsyn.com 

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-12/17  Paychecks and Playchecks by @knowledgebanknashville at American Baptist College 

 

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