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.
Sporting chucks and pearls, Nakia and Portia are giddy with excitement as they recap the inauguration ceremony of, President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Ya girls take a moment to exhale and revel in the fact that the clown prez has left the building. There is finally hope for the future.
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It's 2021 and the drama continues. Nakia and Portia had hoped to return from their winter hiatus with a good vibe only conversation about how 2021 is/was supposed to be the year to get their creative mojo back. Soo not the case, those fools, or shall we say, those fools and that one black guy decided to attempt a coup and overthrow the whole damn government at tRump's bidding, giving the girlfriends in your head a fresh dose of fxckery to unpack. Welcome back ya'll.
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In this season finale, Nakia and Portia prepare for the holidays and reflect on the many things they're thankful for. Somehow, the Gucci/Jeezy Verzuz battle and the Biden student loan debt cancelation promise make their lists. With 2020 coming to a close, they just want to overdose on holiday cheer. So, eat the turkey. Drink the wine. Put up the tree. Jingle all the bells. Do whatever makes you happy. And join the ladies for Season 2 after the new year!
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.
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: https://www.instagram.com/podcasttf/
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.
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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. https://www.instagram.com/podcasttf/
Nakia R. Laushaul - https://www.amazon.com/Estranged-Nakia-R-Laushaul/dp/0984368272/
Portia A. Cosby - https://www.amazon.com/Disgruntled-Wives-Club-Portia-Cosby-ebook/dp/B004D9FGL2
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."
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.
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.
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.
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