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. 

JULY 24, 2017: Why I dumped my ex

confession by @nicoleedits

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SPECIAL GUEST:  Rachel True (@racheltrue) was born in New York City in 1966. Her father is Jewish and her mother is of African-American and Native American descent. She attended the New York University, and in 1991 made her television debut on The Cosby Show. Later, she moved to Los Angeles, and began appearing on Beverly Hills, 90210Getting ByThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, and Dream On.  In 1993, True appeared opposite Chris Rock in his film CB4. After CB4, she was cast alongside Alyssa Milano in the horror film Embrace of the Vampire. True's breakthrough role was in the 1996 film The Craft, where she played a member of a teenage coven along with Robin TunneyNeve Campbell and Fairuza Balk. The following year, she starred in Nowhere. True played Dave Chappelle's character's girlfriend in 1998 film Half Baked. From 1997 to 1998, she also had the recurring role of Janet Clemens on The Drew Carey Show. From 1999 to 2000, she appeared in the ABC drama series, Once and Again.  From 2002 to 2006, True starred opposite Essence Atkins in the UPN comedy series, Half & Half. True played Mona Thorne, an insecure, twenty-something music industry executive in San Francisco who worked on strengthening her self-esteem and her relationship with her paternal half-sister, played by Atkins.  She continues to star in film & tv projects including the Sharknado series, Divas and the upcoming Anders Manor. 

True is also tarot card reader and runs a very popular beauty and natural healthcare blog, Some True Things. 

GUEST HOST : Jonathan Stone (@jonathanjstone0) - Co-host of the Geek Soul Brother and the Nerdy Venoms podcast and host of the monthly ComiGamAni podcast.

JULY 2017

July 3, 2017 - The Internet Wrecked My Dating Life  -   Confession by @chilltowntv

GUEST HOST: Star of MTV's Joking Off--and HILARIOUS comedian, Kerry Coddett @overfab  SPECIAL GUEST: The one and only writer/director/producer/sheero Lena Waithe from Dear White People, Master of None and The Chi!!! @lenawaithe (YES WE ARE DYING!) 

July 10,  2017 - How To Get Over Your Ex In Five Easy Ways  - Confession by @fave

GUEST HOSTS: Podcaster and Good Men Project Host Dr. Vibe  @drvibeshow SPECIAL GUESTS: Director HBO Director to Watch Rob Hardy (Yes he directs Power!! Yes he directs The Flash!!  Yes he's on the Board of the ABFF!!! Yes we can't wait to interview him!!!)

July 17, 2017 - I Was Stalked By a Celeb  - Confession by @ChyTownzFinest

GUEST HOST:  Yoga Flava founder and instructor to the stars (@robindownes )  SPECIAL GUEST: Poet, author and TED talk viral star Clint Smith  @clintsmithiii  and Nomadness Travel founder Evita Robinson @nomadnesstribe !!!!!! This is gonna be HOT! 

July 24, 2017 - Why I Dumped My Ex - Confession by @nicoleedits

GUEST HOST:  Five Nerdy Venoms host and geek extraordinaire @JonathanStone !! SPECIAL GUEST:  Actress/icon Rachel True!!!!   YASSSSS @racheltrue

July 31,  2017 - Worst Dating Advice I Ever Received  - Confession by @cinemanero

GUEST HOST:  Henry Geek Soul brother from the Five Nerdy Venoms and GEEK SOUL BROTHER triumphantly returns!!!!!  SPECIAL GUEST: The one & only Matthew A. Cherry (director, former NFL star and social media hero!!!!)