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SCHEDULE

Every Monday at 9pm (EST). 

Each week, the chat kicks off with a topic and confession* about that topic from one of the hosts or a guest. Here's the schedule with date, topic & confession contributor. Check back soon. The schedule updates frequently.  To join the chat,  type #BlerdDating into the search bar on your Twitter page. REMEMBER TO INCLUDE THE HASHTAG #BlerdDating IN EVERY TWEET SO YOUR TWEETS SHOW UP IN THE CHAT. 

 

* Contributors retain all rights to their confession. 

SEPTEMBER 25, 2017: TOPIC: WORLD'S WORST BOOTY CALL

confession by @CHILLTOWNTV

 

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SPECIAL GUEST:  Malkia A. Cyril (@culturejedi) is founder and Executive Director of the Center for Media Justice (CMJ) and co-founder of the Media Action Grassroots Network. For decades, Malkia has built the capacity of racial and economic justice movements to win media rights, access and power in a digital age. Cyril has most recently appeared in Ava DuVernay's Academy Award nominated documentary: 13th, released by Netflix in October 2016. Born of parents in the Black Panther Party, Cyril is now a communications strategist, a spokesperson in the fight for digital rights and freedom, a published writer, and a proud member of the Black Lives Matter Network. 

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GUEST HOST:  ToraShae (@BlackMajiik) is a nerdy Critical Race Theorist, writer, podcaster, and creator with her hands full.  You can hear more of her voice on the podcasts she cohosts: BlackGirlNerds, GimmeMoreSugar, ItsLitInColor, and InFrontOfCompany. She also runs a black apothecary at Uchawii.com while obssessing over Steven Universe and all things anime.

Follow her journey on twitter (@BlackMajiik)

 

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

September 4, 2017 - The First Annual #BlerdDating Virtual Cookout !!!

With Top 5 lists from @chilltowntv & @hollieharper5, music, crowd confessions, recipes and special appearances by April Reign (#OscarsSoWhite & #NoConfederate - @reignofapril) , comedian Rodney Perry (@rodneyperry)  and chef @fave !!!!  Featuring guest host, incredible writer Clarkisha Kent (@IWriteAllDay_) 

September 11,  2017 - I Dated An Idiot - Confession by @hollieharper5

GUEST HOSTS: The incredible actress/producer @OkemaTMoore  SPECIAL GUESTS: Are you ready for this? The one and only BrownMark (@Brownmarknation) from Prince's group The Revolution (YES FROM PURPLE RAIN AND YES WE ARE GEEKING OUT!!!) Plus, the wildly hilarious Black Aziz Ansari @Freeyourmindkid 

September 18, 2017 - I Dated Mr. Too Good To Be True - Confession by @@dramasmith 

GUEST HOST:  Podcaster and radio host Dr. Vibe (@DrVibe) is back!!   SPECIAL GUEST: Hilarious comedian (yes, you've seen him The Nightly Show, Comedy Central and...everywhere), Jordan Carlos (@jordancarlos) will be in the house!!!

September 25, 2017 -World's Worst Booty Call - Confession by @chilltowntv

GUEST HOST:  Our friend Critical Race theorist/podcaster Tora Shae (@BlackMajiik ) !! SPECIAL GUEST:  Founder and Executive Director of the Center for Media Justice the incredible Malkia Cyril (@culturejedi) will be here and we can't wait!!