Welcome to the weird and wacky world of the Mind Pop Zone Podcast, where we explore the most fascinating and thought-provoking topics that will challenge the way you think and spark your curiosity. Each episode, we delve into a new topic, from the latest in pop culture to the most controversial social issues. Sometimes, we'll make you laugh. Other times, we'll make you cry. Whether you agree or disagree with us, we promise to take you on a journey of exploration and discovery that will leave you with a newfound appreciation for the world around you. So join us on the Mind Pop Zone Podcast and let your mind be blown!"
What's Poppin': Today is full episode of What’s Poppin. The Mind Pop Zone crew discuss the brutal murder of Tyre Nichols at the hands of Memphis police officers. T.I.’s lawsuit against the toymaker of the LOL Surprise OMG Dolls ends in a mistrial following testimony alleging cultural appropriation. The Earth’s inner core has stopped. Disney’s Splash Mountain is closing, and people are selling the water to super fans of the ride. The crew breaks down the Ed Reed and Bethune Cookman situation. The Glass Cliff is a real thing for underrepresented groups. Employees not happy with their employers engage in rage applying. Is remote work here to stay? The Oscar nominations are in.
In the Zone: Jude Nyame Yie Kofie
What's Poppin' Is Kanye West really married? Rest in peace to Lisa Presley. Prince Harry opens up in his new book. What’s the future for movie theaters?
Main Topic: The Mind Pop Zone crew discuss Artificial Intelligence. Is it helpful, or is it harmful?
In the Zone: Eden Scott McLauchlin
Advice for 2023
What's Poppin' Newly elected representative George Santos accused of lying about his past. T.J. Holmes files for divorce from wife amid continued romance with Amy Robach. Kim Kardashian has a special dress code for her staff. 3 men in South Africa charged for racist attack at a swimming pool.
Main Topic: The Mind Pop Zone crew offers advice for 2023.
In the Zone: Sha’Kyra Aughtry
Tis the Season
What's Poppin' R.I.P to Stephen “Twitch” Boss. Diddy welcomes a new baby girl. Winston-Salem State University faces criticism over a student’s arrest in a classroom.
Main Topic: The Mind Pop Zone crew is giving out Christmas gifts to a few well-known celebrities. Find out who’s getting what and why.
In the Zone: Kyrie Irving
What's Your Relationship with Money
What's Poppin' Brittney Griner is freed and back home in the USA. A new R. Kelly album, I Admit It, drops. In the new Netflix documentary, Meghan Markle shares that she was never treated like a black woman before becoming part of the royal family. Is Deion Sanders a sellout or to be celebrated after accepting the head coaching position at the University of Colorado.
Main Topic: What is your relationship with money? Does money really rule the world? Is financial education important? The Mind Pop Zone crew discuss this and much more.
In the Zone: Jaylen Smith
Toning Down Your Blackness
What's Poppin': A photo surfaces of Jerry Jones in 1957 with a mob of white students blocking 6 black students from entering the school in Little Rock, Arkansas. A man survives 20 hours in the ocean after falling overboard a cruise ship. Will Smith discusses his new movie and the infamous slap during the Oscars. Married Good Morning America anchors, Amy Robach and T.J. Holmes, are having an affair. Kanye West loves Hitler and Nazis.
Main Topic: Toning down your blackness. Is Code-Switching really a thing?
Great on all levels
Funny and interesting conversations that make you feel like you’re talking with friends on topics you care about. Plus, good audio quality.
From the content to the laughs, this is one of my favorite podcasts!
Sparking conversation with lots of laughs! You guys are awesome!