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TERMINAL 234 is a podcast that connects pop culture musing with relevant life synchronicities. Every episode features a no frills, stimulating conversation which juxtaposes opposite sex, first generation Nigerian-Americans against the backdrop of current events. We discuss music, politics, media, trends, current events, and the world at large from a distinctive perspective. TERMINAL 234 is driven to shed light on the marginalized perspectives emanating from the African diaspora.

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TERMINAL 234 is a podcast that connects pop culture musing with relevant life synchronicities. Every episode features a no frills, stimulating conversation which juxtaposes opposite sex, first generation Nigerian-Americans against the backdrop of current events. We discuss music, politics, media, trends, current events, and the world at large from a distinctive perspective. TERMINAL 234 is driven to shed light on the marginalized perspectives emanating from the African diaspora.

    S5: E12: LOYALTY vs. OBJECTIVITY

    S5: E12: LOYALTY vs. OBJECTIVITY

    Where do you stand? Do you always pick the person you're loyal to, or try to be objective even if it means standing against your people? what factors must be considered? We delve into this tricky facet of friendship: Loyalty.

    Also:

    The reuniting of the Joe Budden Podcast. Who was wrong or right?

    Yoruba actor accused and arrested for sexual assault of a child, so why has the discourse been argumentative?




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    • 1 hr 7 min
    S5: E11: CONFESS vs. TAKE IT TO THE GRAVE

    S5: E11: CONFESS vs. TAKE IT TO THE GRAVE

    We discuss how we handle our secrets, embarrassments, and shames. Are you one to confess or take it to the grave? Can lying be an act of love for and consideration of the other party? Would you ever want to be protected by a lie?

    We also discuss the most recent killing of black men at the hands of the police. And the pause of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.


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    • 1 hr 18 min
    S5: E10: TO LOVE & LOSE vs. TO NEVER LOVE

    S5: E10: TO LOVE & LOSE vs. TO NEVER LOVE

    We're joined by special guest Ella (Mademoisellah) to discuss the importance of romantic love. Would you rather love and lose or never love at all? How much does the pain from lost love impact your being afterwards? Is a moment of love really worth the pain of losing?

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    Our thoughts and prayers are with DMX's family, friends, and fans. 

    We touch on the recent passing of Prince Phillip and all royal inner workings. And who really cares about Lil Nas X music and antics? Nike and everyone else it seems. 


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    • 56 min
    S5: E9: CUT-OFF vs. TALK THROUGH

    S5: E9: CUT-OFF vs. TALK THROUGH

    Caught in a "toxic" relationship, what's your next step: Cut the relationship off or talk through the issues? How do we define toxic, and what does that mean for different types of relationships? 



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    Also, we touch on:

    - Recent Quavo & Saweetie elevator video

    - DMX hospitalized

    - Don Jazzy reveals early marriage and divorce



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    Prayers up for DMX


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    • 57 min
    S5: E8: SOLO vs. COLLABO

    S5: E8: SOLO vs. COLLABO

    We discuss the merits and values of taking on endeavors by yourself (Solo) or with collaborators. Is there ever a right time to choose? Is it ever better to fail alone than succeed with others? And what does Society cherish more: Great team players or self-made individuals. 

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    Also:

    Is the Joe Budden Podcast on the verge of ending? Who's fault is it that we're here now? 

    Why are we still surprised by loud hypocrites like Derrick Jaxn? 

    How has Demi Lovato been able to navigate a tough family background amidst the pressures of drugs and fame?


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    • 1 hr 5 min
    S5: E7: SOCIAL MEDIA PDA OR NAH?

    S5: E7: SOCIAL MEDIA PDA OR NAH?

    We discuss the joys and pitfalls of sharing a romantic relationship with the public via social media. What are the boundaries? Is it a zero-sum cycle? How much caution should be taken to avoid being like Quavo and Saweetie?

    We also recap the Grammy's briefly and address the heartbreaking trend of increased violence toward Asian Americans.

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    Tunes of the Week: 

    Twice by Little Dragon

    Damages by Tems


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    • 1 hr 1 min

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