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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. 

NOVEMBER 20, 2017: TOPIC: I DATED MR. WANDERING EYE

confession by @HollieHarper5

 

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SPECIAL GUEST: MICHELLE BUTEAU (@michellebuteau)  Born in New Jersey to Caribbean parents, comedian/actress Michelle Buteau brings her unique perspective and big personality to stage and screen. As a comedian, she has toured the country performing at colleges, clubs, and festivals. Her television credits include THE TICK, BROAD CITY, KEY & PEELE, and ENLISTED on FOX. Her half hour special premiered on Comedy Central in September, and Comedy Central Records concurrently released her album, SHUT UP!, which is now available on iTunes. She also recurs on Amazon’s THE TICK, and is a series regular on the Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg directed/produced pilot SINGULARITY. She will be a featured comedian on the 2 DOPE QUEENS special for HBO and will soon be taping her podcast, LOW BUDGET TALK SHOW WITH MICHELLE BUTEAU, for WNYC. 

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SPECIAL GUEST: Janelle James (@janellejcomic) is a New York based comedian that can be seen on NBC Seeso's Night Train with Wyatt Cenac, @midnight on Comedy Central and Uproarious on Fuse (2016). She was  included  in the Just For Laughs Montreal's New Faces category for 2016, named one of the The 50 Most Funny People in Brooklyn 2016 and has been featured for her outstanding performance ability in the The New York Times, Portland Tribune and Time Out Magazine. Janelle can also be seen touring with Chris Rock as part of his Total Blackout Tour 2017.

NOVEMBER 2017

November 6, 2017 - Leaving Behind the Grey Area - Confession by @Melaniethemaria

GUEST HOST: Ultra Blerd and model @vanessaveasley is back in the house!!!  SPECIAL GUESTS: Dope artist Tim Fielder from @dieselfunkstu (!!!) and mega producer (Boyz in the Hood, Hustle & Flow, Beyond the Lights, etc. etc. etc.) Stephanie Allain (YES WE ARE DYING!!!!!)  

November 13,  2017 - The Night My Nerd Flag Flew High - Confession by @DawsonInk

GUEST HOSTS: Blerd! Film curator! Artist! Blogger!  @celiacpeters !!! Yes!  SPECIAL GUESTS: And we are DYING! Animator director (yes he directed Boondocks, Black Lightening, Legends of Chamberlain Heights, Jellies and more!!) Carl Jones @Carljones is in the house and we can't wait!!!  

November 20, 2017 - I Dated Mr. Wandering Eye  - Confession by @hollieharper5

GUEST HOST: Radio hosts, bloggers and blerds extraordinaires the @BlackTribbles are back in the house!!!   And our SPECIAL GUESTS are a comedy double bill of dopeness: Alt comic @MichelleButea AND the incredible @JanelleJames from The Rundown With Robin Thede!!!! This show is gonna be HILARIOUS 

November 27, 2017  - I Dated A Pathological Liar, Pt 2 - Confession by @mofochronicles

GUEST HOST:  Bloggers and podcasters, The @GeekTwins (!!!!)  SPECIAL GUEST: This is huge, people!! The one and only Malcolm D. Lee, director of Girls Trip, The Best Man and more will be in the house (YES, WE'RE GEEKING OUT!!!)

 

 

 


 

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GUEST HOSTS:  THE BLACK TRIBBLES (@blacktribbles) Sci-fi, comic books, movies, video games, cartoons; it all gets tossed around by the 5-headed hairy hoard of Black Tribbles—creator/producer Len Webb aka BatTribble, co-producer Kennedy Allen aka Storm Tribble, Erik Darden aka Master Tribble, Randy Green aka SuperTribble and Jason Richardson aka Spider-Tribble. The team reveals untold stories of geek history, showcases new and upcoming projects, and engages in thought-provoking conversation and provides critical insight into a culture often devoid of a black influence, all with an irreverent tone that delights as it educates.

A hot item on G-town Radio, 900am WURD, iTunes, and Soundcloud since 2011 and doubly honored at the 2014 Philadelphia Geek Awards, taking home Streaming Media Project of the Year honors while Richardson was named the Geek of the Year, Black Tribbles Prime - the flagship of the Black Tribbles Podcast Network - made the historic leap to terrestrial radio in 2016 moving to WPPM-LP 106.5FM PhillyCAM People Powered Media in Philadelphia & Camden. This crew now brings their unusual brand of comedy, insight and audacity to a listener base 800,000 strong every Thursday night LIVE 9pm-11pm EST. They also find time to lend their critical expertise to Philly.com with weekly reviews of the best of geekcentric television and more.

The crew regularly invites their guests and fans to find their own ‘Tribble Designation’ and take the Tribbles’ whimsical oath of allegiance into the Tribble Nation, where everyone is ‘Too Cool to be Geeks, Too Cute to be Nerds; we are all Black Tribbles”.