“To Kneel, Or Not To Kneel?” Episode #47
October 6, 2017 \ The Full Circle Podcast \ 0 Comments
Join host Darryl E. McCullough with co-host Carmen Miller and in studio guests Atlena Chroco the Assignment Editor for the Toledo City Paper and Imani Lateef the Production Manager for Adams Street Publishing. (Erika D White and A Whitney Petty were off tonight). In this episode the Full Circle group opens with Carmen congratulating Darryl on the success of the National Podcast Power Conference. The group then shares their appreciation to all listeners of the show, especially those who shared episodes with their family and friends. They then give a shout-out to the PodcastJuice Network and their gold sponsors for the National Podcast Power Conference, Libsyn, 3Kings Clothing, Podcast Detroit and IT in The D! The group then sends their prayers to the victims and their families in Las Vegas after the mass shooting that recently took place. This starts a conversation on gun laws. They group then talks about Last Podcast! In which that topic was "Podcasting! The Wave Of The Audio Future!" This episode has almost 400 audio downloads. This is slightly lower than previous shows as it was a niche audience. This leads to a conversation on how Darryl is starting to meet more people in the greater Toledo, Ohio area, especially people who work for the local newspapers. This leads to a quick confession from Darryl on his daughter and Black Twitter on the “beard game.” The group then gives a special shout-out to YouTube viewer of the show Andre Briscoe! On the political side the group discusses Puerto Rico, the after the effects from Hurricane Maria and President Donald Trump’s response time to aid. On the entertainment side the crew thanks their sponsor "Marmite Records" produced by Stone Soup Recording Studios. The group then discusses the deaths of the Founder of Playboy Magazine Hugh Hefner, as well as Rock legend Tom Petty. The group then announces that “The Juice is Loose! O.J Simpson was released from prison this week. Also the 2nd season of “This Is Us” started last week. This leads to a quick discussion on how much television has changed throughout the years. Following this the "National Holiday" is announced! Today is National "If You’re Over 12 Years Old Stop Running Water Over Burnt Matches. For That Matter Stop Turning Off The Lights During A Thunderstorm” day! Then the crew finally gets into the show topic "To Kneel, Or Not To Kneel!" Their featured call-in guest was John “Doc” Maakaron who is one of the hosts of the Detroit Sports Podcast. Additional call-in guests were Aaron Collier is the host of the Authentic Audio Podcast. Matt Wood who one of the writers for Dawgs By Nature: For Cleveland Brown Fans and Alfred Jenkins who was an offensive lineman for 1972 undefeated Miami Dolphins, three seasons with the Cleveland Browns and he also played for the Houston Oilers. Followed by the "Sanepoet Apology" and "Erika's Fitness Minute." Episode sponsored by Libsyn, 3Kings Clothing, Podcast Detroit, Fit Thick Girls and Stone Soup Recording Studios.