Longtime podcasters and friends Parris and Chris bring two big topics to the conversation for your consideration.
Episode 1: Shaq and Kobe, Straight Outta Compton05/02/2016 Duración: 01h55s
Parris wants to talk about the legacy of Shaq and Kobe. Chris wants to talk about Straight Outta Compton. But what about the intro? And more importantly, what about the segues? Conversation Markers The legacy of Shaq and Kobe - 6:21 Straight Outta Compton (the movie, and the era) - 32:35 Additional Reading The Andy Greenwald Podcast - With Michael Schur Lakers to Honor Shaquille O'Neal With Statue Outside Staples Center (Lakers Nation) Re-examining Kobe Bryant's 81 Point Game Through a 2014 Lens (Bleacher Report) List of 40+ Point Games by Kobe Bryant (Wikipedia) The Tim Duncan Question (Grantland) Tim Duncan's Legacy (NBA Countdown) Why You Should See Straight Outta Compton (The Philadelphia Tribune) Here's What's Missing From Straight Outta Compton: Me and the Other Women Dr. Dre Beat Up (Gawker) Ice Cube's Discography (Wikipedia) This is Bigger Than Me and and Bigger Than Hip-Hop (Gawker) Straight Outta Compton and the Social Burdens of Hip-Hop (The Atlantic) D.O.C. - The Formula (YouTube) If you have
The Pilot03/02/2016 Duración: 20min
We made it to the Pilot Episode. Here's hoping we get picked up for a full season! The idea for this podcast was first shared during a previous episode of Just Talking Podcast. We felt it was best to properly set the stage for 2 Big Topics by sharing that conversation with you. And, we squeeze in a Big Topic for your consideration: the potential impact of the diversity of the cast of Star Wars - The Force Awakens (starts at 8:24). Additional Reading Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (IMDB) 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' reflects our diverse, modern world (Los Angeles Times) If you have any feedback, questions, comments, insights, opinions, or other cleverly worded sentences you’d like us to read, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can find us elsewhere on the Internet too! 2bigtopics.tumblr.com @2BigTopics facebook.com/2bigtopics Podcast Art by Enrique Rodriguez Podcast Audio Interlude by Sujoy Paul
An Introduction03/02/2016 Duración: 04min
Welcome to 2 Big Topics! In order to seed our podcast feeds, we've recorded a quick introduction. Assuming we didn't break anything, there's more to come soon. If you have any feedback, questions, comments, insights, opinions, or other cleverly worded sentences you’d like us to read, send them to email@example.com. You can find us elsewhere on the Internet too! 2bigtopics.tumblr.com @2BigTopics facebook.com/2bigtopics Podcast Art by Enrique Rodriguez Podcast Audio Interlude by Sujoy Paul