Pokémon Go, State Violence And Dead Cops, Grocery Stories, White Lies, Falling Down | Beat*Shot Radio Takeover 07-19-2016
Beat*Shot Radio Takeover airs live on beatshotradio.com every Tuesday night at 9PM EST. Discussion topics include:
★Square One: After a highly publicized week of police killings, followed by several officers being shot, we give our thoughts on where the movement is headed, and whether it’s inevitable that things will get worse before they get better.
★Grocery Stories: According to the Time Use Institute, the average consumer spends 53 hours a year grocery shopping. We reveal some of our most memorable excursions. Tweet yours to @BeatShotRadio #GroceryStories
★Stay Woké: Pokémon Go has become the biggest mobile game in history. But with the knowledge that data-mining games and social media surveillance pose a real threat to social movements, how can we separate dangerous distractions from days off? (Also, tweet us screenshots of your Pokémon Go roster)
★Becky Backlash: We discuss Taylor Swift lying on Kanye West, and Melania Trump continuing the long tradition of white women stealing labor from Black women.
★Beat*Shot Festival Recap: We decompress after this year’s emotional and inspiring Beat*Shot Music Festival #2016BSMF
★Play Coy: 2015 Playboy Playmate of The Year, Dani Mathers, recently lost her job and may face legal consequences after publically sharing a photo of an unsuspecting nude women at her gym. We discuss.
★Falling Down: We reveal the circumstances surrounding 1) The last time we fell, 2) the highest/hardest we’ve fallen, and 3) how our reactions differ when it occurs in public.
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