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By Portia & Nakia
TF? is a diverse social and cultural examination of pop culture, current news events, and race relations in America. Unfiltered commentary provided by fiction writers, Portia A. Cosby and Nakia R. Laushaul.
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Go TF Back to Africa
They been telling us to go back to Africa since we got here. With the current climate in the United States, Nakia and Portia seriously consider a visit to the motherland and elsewhere – as long as Donald Trump and Kanye West aren’t there. Friends of the podcast, Christie and Nti, share their experiences visiting Africa and living abroad with stories full of laughter and lessons.
November 20, 2020
TFing Aftermath
Nakia and Portia talk about getting weighed down with election day fatigue. Back to discuss all the foolishness of the last week, although it felt like one long-ass day. Celebrating a win for Biden|Harris! Of course, the Clown and his Trumpsters cry foul, damn a sore loser. Guiliani and The Four Seasons, (no...not that Four Seasons) press debacle. Paula White and her un-cloth-like #cashmeoutside antics behind the pulpit. Whew child, all hell broke loose, but they managed to squeeze it all in. So, listen up. Drink water. And don't forget to follow TF? on IG:
November 13, 2020
Shut TF Up and Teach
Portia and Nakia discuss the $154 lesson Shonda Rhimes taught Disney / ABC. Assistant Principal in one of the largest school districts in the country, Miss Sheryl, pops in to talk about remote learning, COVID, and the educator's oath to put y'all kids first. Don’t forget to follow TF? on IG, @podcastTF!
October 30, 2020
Go Ahead and Write TFing Book
Portia and Nakia are stuck on WAP. They discuss writing and publishing (WAP). Nakia's new novel, Estranged and wack ass parents (WAP). And Monique D. Mensah of Make your Mark Publishing Solutions drops by to discuss wack ass publishers, (more WAP).  Go ahead and pick up these titles by Nakia & Portia. Information for the book discussion will come soon. Stay tuned to our Instagram page for details. Nakia R. Laushaul - Portia A. Cosby -
October 23, 2020
How TF to Love a Black Woman
Nakia and Portia discuss what love looks like for Black women in America because let’s face it, we haven’t been getting much of it.
October 15, 2020
Yes TF We Kam
Nakia and Portia discuss the very un-presidential debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump, how COVID is running rampant in what should be the safest house in the country--the White House. They also discuss the VP debate between, Kamala Harris, Mike Pence, and "the fly."
October 9, 2020
Breast Cancer? TF?
For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Portia and Nakia discuss getting mammograms and Portia's very personal experience with breast cancer. They also welcome a friend of the podcast, Antwone Muhammad, to discuss his inspiring breast cancer survivor journey. This October, think pink and f*ck cancer.
October 1, 2020
Walk TF Away
Nakia and Portia discuss Cardi B filing for divorce from Offset of the Migos. They also discuss when they've had to walk TF away from toxic relationships in their personal lives and the peace it brings.
September 24, 2020
Who TF Has Time for Self-Care
Portia and Nakia discuss the fires burning up and down the West Coast, praying for Aventer Gray to realize that Pastor John Gray ain’t shit, Verzuz with Auntie Gladys Knight and Auntie Patti Labelle, Tamar’s messy boyfriend David Adefeso and getting in some much needed self-care. Woo-sah.
September 17, 2020
Where TF Are Your Cousins
Portia and Nakia discuss what the world needs now. And that's a big-ass family reunion, complete with plenty of cousins. They also give plenty of side-eye to Tim Norman of Sweetie Pie's.
September 10, 2020
Who TF? Are We
Nakia and Portia have a moment of silence for the King of Wakanda, Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther), discuss Brandy Verzuz Monica...who TF won the epic battle and let you in on starting this podcast and their personal long-distance friendship. #WakandaForever
September 4, 2020
TFing Twilight Zone
Portia and Nakia discuss the exhaustion of being Black in America in 2020, the attempted murder of Jacob Blake and the subsequent protests in Kenosha.
September 1, 2020
TF is a WAP?
Nakia and Portia discuss Cardi B. and Megan Thee Stallion's new song, WAP. Does WAP have a negative influence on Black girls/women in America? Or is it just music?
August 11, 2020
TF? Podcast Trailer
Welcome to TF?, a for-the-culture podcast hosted by Portia A. Cosby and Nakia R. Laushaul.
August 5, 2020