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Black Professionals: All Black Everything (E536)

Posted February 11, 2015 by Heit & Cheri

Have you ever stopped to think about how different the Black experience would be if we had a seat at the table of all industries and career paths? How do you think the high Black unemployment rate and lack of presence in a decision-making capacity in most industries affects us? On this episode of The […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: Whitney (E532)

Posted January 20, 2015 by Heit & Cheri

Were you one of the 4.5 million viewers who tuned in to watch the Lifetime movie about Whitney Houston? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss the portrayals of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, drug use, Deborah Cox covering Whitney’s vocals, whether the actors were a good match, the portrayal […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: Selma (E531)

Posted January 20, 2015 by Heit & Cheri

Did you see the movie “Selma”? If not, it’s definitely worth seeing, as it chronicles the fight for civil rights led by Martin Luther King Jr., in Selma, Alabama at the height of the Civil Rights Movement. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss the impact of the movie, the […]

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Episode 522: Hacking Consumer Culture

Posted January 6, 2015 by Heit & Cheri

Whether you like it or not, we’re all consumers of products and services. Therefore, we need to be smart about how and where we choose to spend our money (and time). On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss their continued Walmart Boycott, Microcenter store ignoring customers they think don’t have […]

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Episode 518: Reflections On Dallas Ebola Crisis 2014

Posted November 12, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

It looks like the Dallas Ebola crisis of 2014 is over–at least for now. There were so many things wrong with how it all went down… On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri take a look back at the good, the bad, and the appalling events related to the Dallas Ebola […]

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Episode 515: Internet Time Capsule

Posted October 19, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Where were you when the World Wide Web and the Internet were invented? For some of you, you may not have even been born! On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri take a trip down Internet memory lane, sharing the history and experiences that shaped one of the most revolutionary technological […]

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Episode 513: Bangin’ Scientific Discoveries

Posted October 17, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

What are your thoughts on Creationism versus The Big Bang Theory? On this science and technology episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss the latest scientific discoveries pointing to proof of The Big Bang Theory, and other ways technology can help make our lives easier. Topics discussed include scientific proof of theories […]

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Episode 503: A Slave’s Haven On The Underground Railroad

Posted October 7, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

The Underground Railroad served as the route to freedom for enslaved Africans in the United States, traveling from the South to the Northern U.S. States or Canada. But, do you know what the Underground Railroad actually was in the literal and figurative sense? Do you have any idea what it was like for slaves escaping […]

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Episode 497: Stax On Deck

Posted October 1, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Are you a fan of Soul music? Have you ever heard of Otis Redding or Isaac Hayes? Do you know the songs, “I’ll Take You There”, “Soul Man”, or “Sitting on the Dock of the Bay”? If you answered “Yes!” to any of these questions, then you know Stax Records. On this episode of The […]

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Episode 495: Conceptualizing Time, Death, And Gangsta Moves

Posted September 29, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

How does the change of time related to Daylight Savings Time affect you? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri explore the concept of time, death, and give you a history lesson on the Iran Hostage Crisis of 1979. Topics discussed include Daylight Savings Time, the concept of time, death, college […]

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Episode 492: The Real Negative Deal

Posted September 26, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Let’s talk about “the REAL negative deal”. People spend a lot of time talking about being “positive” (rather than “negative”), whilst giving very little thought to the subjective nature of their own accusations of negativity. You say you want positive stories, but is avoidance of what you label “negative stories” addressing the issues that will […]

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Episode 485: Freedom Through Imprisonment

Posted September 19, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Believe it or not, some people actually think that they will be more free by criminalizing the acts of others. On this philosophical episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri explore the prison industrial complex and the concept of freedom. Topics discussed include the debate over sagging pants, criminalizing people for acts like […]

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Episode 483: Violence And Nudity As A Way Of Life

Posted September 17, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

With few exceptions to the rule, it seems as if violence and nudity are often accepted as a way of life. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri explore topics related to the prevalence of violence and nudity, and the often ridiculous “rules” people use to govern these acts. Topics discussed […]

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Episode 482: Pedigree Of Legal Capitalist Education

Posted September 16, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

One thing you’ll learn during your indoctrination into capitalist education is that a pedigree is the preferred method of proving yourself as a career asset. It’s also important to note that your legality is assessed as a function of your socioeconomic level–meaning that if you are a member of certain groups, you’ll be systematically criminalized […]

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Episode 481: Singing The Patriotic Blues

Posted September 15, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Today is the 200th anniversary of The Star Spangled Banner, so we thought we’d give you a bit of history on patriotic songs. The decision whether to “sing” along with the farce that is patriotism and public opinion can be difficult at times–especially when you want to sing, but just not to the tune of […]

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Episode 480: If I Can Walk, I Can Push Someone In A Wheelchair

Posted September 14, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

How shall we educate the masses? Surely this is a question pondered by the wealthy elites–how best to create and maintain a system of indoctrination and preparation for the human workforce. In this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri challenge you to think differently about the way you view education and learning. […]

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Episode 479: No Time For Reality

Posted September 13, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

We might as well admit that there is no time for reality, or rather the concepts of time and reality are a function of our individual perceptions and interpretations. It is from this individual vantage point that we assess truth and separate fact from fiction. Nevertheless, compared with all the things we could possibly know, […]

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Episode 478: Ghost The Musical

Posted September 12, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Remember the movie “Ghost” starring Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze? Well it’s been re-born into a musical! On this entertainment episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri review the musical and critique relevant technology, music, and social issues related to the production. Topics discussed include 400th episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, seeing […]

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Episode 476: Sa’tori On Managing Social Media Campaigns

Posted September 10, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri welcome back special guest, Sa’tori Ananda, Activist and Chief of Staff for War Media, to discuss issues related activism and managing social media. Topics discussed include infiltration of activist groups by “the authorities”, the role of the ego in the leadership and members of […]

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Episode 473: The Right Of Way

Posted September 6, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

We spend much of our time navigating life with the notion that we have the “right of way.” This is true whether we are on an actual roadway, or whether we are justifying our actions as the right thing to do–whether that’s really true or not. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit […]

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Episode 472: Imposing Our Creed And Greed

Posted September 4, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

What is your moral code, and do you impose it upon others? On this philosophical episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri explore the concepts of our individual creeds, and how that translates to how we live not–and most importantly, how we can create the ideal world in which we want to live. […]

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Episode 468: Survival Of The Elitist

Posted August 29, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

We’ve all heard of “survival of the fittest”, but what about “survival of the elitist”? They are certainly not the most fit for life above all others, yet they continue to thrive. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss how the elite actively pursue the annihilation of those whom they […]

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Episode 467: Internet Time Capsule

Posted August 28, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Where were you when the World Wide Web and the Internet were invented? For some of you, you may not have even been born! On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri take a trip down Internet memory lane, sharing the history and experiences that shaped one of the most revolutionary technological […]

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Episode 466: Fruitvale Station Relived

Posted August 27, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

The story of Fruitvale Station and the BART police murdering 22-year-old Oscar Grant has been revisited many times since the original incident occurred in 2009. In fact, those of us who value Black and Brown lives in this country relive it each time the police injure or murder someone, with no regard for their life. […]

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Episode 458: Cop-Hugging Police Brutality Protesters

Posted August 15, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Oh how the tides have turned with protests over the murder of unarmed teen, Michael Brown, by Ferguson, MO police! They went from protesting the police killing to actually letting the POLICE LEAD the protest–imagine that! On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri break down the anatomy of the “send them […]

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Episode 457: Challenges Of Civil Unrest

Posted August 14, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

There is no such thing as life without challenges. Nevertheless, some kinds of challenges we could do without–like the challenges of police brutality and the silly (and sometimes dangerous) self-inflicted challenges people share on social media. On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri bring you up to speed on the civil […]

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Episode 454: Perfecting Nature

Posted August 11, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Whenever humans come on the scene, they demolish almost everything in the environment, then attempt to rebuild it–they call themselves “perfecting nature” to their preference. Should we really destroy the natural environment in an attempt to make the world free from things that humans find adverse or annoying? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia […]

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Episode 453: Gladiators Versus Birkenstocks

Posted June 30, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

When it comes to nonviolent protests, we often see the police dresses as gladiators and the protesters dressed in Birkenstock sandals. Is it right to expect to receive violence in return for standing up for your rights? On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss both history and modern day examples […]

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Episode 449: Bangin’ Scientific Discoveries

Posted May 21, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

What are your thoughts on Creationism versus The Big Bang Theory? On this science and technology episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri discuss the latest scientific discoveries pointing to proof of The Big Bang Theory, and other ways technology can help make our lives easier. Topics discussed include scientific proof of theories […]

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Episode 448: Viva Las Elvis

Posted May 8, 2014 by Heit & Cheri

Viva Las Vegas was one of Elvis’ most famous movies and songs. So, it makes sense that we call this episode “live Elvis.” On this episode of The Axiom Amnesia Theory, Heit & Cheri continue there tour of Memphis’ historic and cultural sites, with a stop at Graceland–Elvis’ home. Topics discussed include an overview of […]

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