EP34: Poor, by Rapper Standards

 

EP34: Poor, By Rapper Standards

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March 8, 2018

The “Junto” is a club Benjamin Franklin founded way back when America was Great. The purpose of the Junto was to debate questions of morals, politics, and natural philosophy.  Our show’s not quite that stuffy, but here and there we stumble upon something profound between the geeky jokes.

The Junto Show is three friends, one black, one white, and one asian who get together and discuss the news of the day, leadership, pop culture, and whatever else comes to mind.  We bring our unique perspectives to the table and hash it all out.

Beau was on baby duty today, so it was just Johnny and Lance.

In today’s show we Cover the following topics:

  • Hot Take News (00:04:30)
    • An appeals court decision rules that sexual orientation is protected by the civil rights act.
    • Rapper Young Thug, in solidarity with his brother who went deaf, is taking a year off of music, to “act deaf for a year”
    • South Carolina proposes a law to impose fines on people that sag their pants
    • California is moving towards making self-driving cars legal.
    • Amazon, makes Billions in profit, paid $0 in taxes
    • A push is underway to get interracial couple emoji on your phone
    • People looking to disconnect are moving away from smartphones, and to dumb phones.
  • Captain’s Ready Room (00:29:53)
    • In today’s Captain’s Ready Room, Johnny talks about “Luck”
  • Pop Culture (00:42:38)
    • Michael B. Jordan’s Fahrenheit 451 (HBO Movie)
    • We talk HBO vs Netflix
    • Is the Fresh “Princess of Bel Aire” coming?
    • Johnny finally sees I,Tonya
    • Johnny says Veronica on Netflix is good

Useful links:

  • Jamie Fox – Prepare for your Goals
    • https://www.goalcast.com/2017/08/07/jamie-foxx-prepapre-for-opportunity/
  • Who Owns the North Pole?
    • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Territorial_claims_in_the_Arctic

EP33: Netflix is Killing It

EP33: Netflix is Killing It

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Feb 26, 2018

The “Junto” is a club Benjamin Franklin founded way back when America was Great. The purpose of the Junto was to debate questions of morals, politics, and natural philosophy.  Our show’s not quite that stuffy, but here and there we stumble upon something profound between the geeky jokes.

The Junto Show is three friends, one black, one white, and one asian who get together and discuss the news of the day, leadership, pop culture, and whatever else comes to mind.  We bring our unique perspectives to the table and hash it all out.

In today’s show we Cover the following topics:

  • Hot Take News (00:02:00)
    • Lance reviews the Taco Bell Nacho Fries
    • Can McDonald’s Fries Cure Baldness?
      • The Junto breaks it down
    • Elon Musk’s Boring Company is making moves
    • UK Police are now using hand held finger print scanners
    • Should you have a legal right to high speed internet?
  • Pop Culture 00:16:00)
    • Netflix is killing it
    • Johnny Reviews “What Happened to Monday”
    • Johnny Reviews “How We First Met”
    • We can’t figure out why people hate on the Cloverfield Paradox
    • Joel Mchale is back with a comedy vengeance!
    • Altered Carbon is a hit among the Show members
    • Lance Reviews I, Tonya
    • #Oscars Preview

Useful links:

EP22: You Can’t Trust Clowns

EP22:You Can’t Trust Clowns

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Sep 14, 2017

The “Junto” is a club Benjamin Franklin founded way back when America was Great. The purpose of the Junto was to debate questions of morals, politics, and natural philosophy.  Our show’s not quite that stuffy, but here and there we stumble upon something profound between the geeky jokes.

The Junto Show is three friends, one black, one white, and one asian who get together and discuss the news of the day, leadership, pop culture, and whatever else comes to mind.  We bring our unique perspectives to the table and hash it all out.

In today’s show we Cover the following topics:

  • Rapid-Fire News
    • People are eating bugs out here, folks
    • Equifax Breach
    • NASA’s Cassini probe ends its mission
      • How complex of a life form does NASA need to find to ruin society?
  • Special Hurricane Segment
    • We’re in Orlando, so we talk about how we dealt with #Irma
  • Beau’s “Now You’re Smarter” Segment
  • Captain’s Ready Room (Leadership) Segment
    • Amy Porterfield – Blitz Marketing Campaign
    • Link your instagram to your twitter and then periscope the whole thing
  • Pop Culture Segment
    • Lance got his dates mixed up and an Emmys Review becomes an Emmy’s Preview
    • Johnny gives a review of #TheOrville
    • Daniel Dae Kim is in talks to replace Ed Skrein in the #Hellboy reboot
    • The Gang All Saw Netflix’s #DeathNote
    • Lance Gives a mini-review of Netflix’s Message from the King
    • Johnny and Beau torture Lance with images of Clowns in support of #IT

Useful links:

    • Fabio hit in the face with a goose
      • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aY19XqMPBAU