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(Episode 148) “They Lived!”

Join Mr. Spann and guest Rod & Karen of The Black Guy Who Tips Podcast for episode 148 of #TSRP On today’s show we talk about Free college tuition for high school students in the city of Detroit, Hidden Figures, and Fences winning big at the NAACP Image Awards, and Gospel artist Donnie McClurkin putting his hat in the ring to stand up for Donald Chump. And later in the show, we discuss the bizarre story of two white men, who walk into Dearborn Michigan police headquarters with body armor, mask and rifles, and walked out ALIVE! And it’s NOT the first time they’ve done it! And because we have special guest this week, We’ve got ANOTHER edition of The Special Hotep Unit, to go along with this week’s AssHat and Champ of The Week! And make sure you get your votes in for your favorite Hood Movie as the Hood Movie Playoffs is going to the Final Four! All of that and more, today on The Spann Report!

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Twitter – @Rodimusprime (Rod) & @SayDatAgain (Karen)
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Hotline – (704) 557-0186

(Episode 137) “Hoteps: The Civil War”

Join Mr. Spann as we bring an end to the year 2016! The Christmas holiday has come and gone, and parents around the world are taking the opportunity to embarrass their kids once again. Trey Songz went berserk at a concert in Detroit and wound up in jail. Serena Williams gets engaged, and after seeing to who, niggas is ALL IN THEY FEELINGS. As 2016 comes to an end, we’ve lost a lot of celebrities, or did we? Why do I feel the urge to be a dick though? And later in the show, the showdown of showdowns erupted on YouTube as prominent Hoteppers “Dr.” Umar Johnson, and Sara Suten Seti engage in a war of words over who started and is now the leader of the “Black Consciousness Movement”. We’ve got a new AssHat and Champ of The Week and more, this week on The Spann Report!

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#TBT (Episode 11) “Is There A Problem Officer???”

It’s THURSDAY! And in the spirit of #ThrowbackThursday I’ve decided to go back into the archives and re-release an older episode that I think might be relevant to today, and also, to show how far along The Spann Report as a podcast, and Mr. Spann as a host has come. This episode is exactly 5 years old today.

In Episode 11 of #TSRP Mr. Spann embraces his inner nerd, talks about the push to make feature film “The Help” into a Hollywood blockbuster and about the state of quality Hip Hop in Detroit. And later in the show Spann addresses the Poverty Bus Tour spearheaded by Tavis Smiley and Dr. Cornel West, the riots over in the UK, and Mr. Spann makes a trip back home to Chicago that was epic for reasons you might not expect.

Music Played During Show:

1.) “Celebration” by: Tank featuring Drake (Now Or Never Album)
2.) “Loud Noises” by: Bad Meets Evil featuring Slaughterhouse (Hell – The Sequel Album)
3.) “Love Through Her” by: The Weeknd
4.) “Homecoming” by: Kanye West featuring Chris Martin (Graduation Album)
5.) “Out Of Character” by: Avant (Avant Album)
6.) “No Church In The Wild by: Jay-Z & Kanye West featuring Frank Ocean (Watch The Throne Album)

The Spann Report (Episode 108) “Still Crying”

After a one week break. Mr. Spann returns to the mic to talk about random shit that happened on the job over the course of the week, and podcasting with an old college pal. Big Kev, from the 90/10 Rule Podcast joins us to today. Cardi B and Peter Gunz of Love & Hip Hop New York get into a back and forth over what defines a hoe, who’s right? Bernie Sanders wins both the Idaho, and Utah Caucuses during the last Super Tuesday primaries. Does he have a legitimate shot at the Democratic nomination or is it time to hang it up? And why isn’t Bernie connecting more with African American voters? We will also follow up on the latest happenings with comedian Katt Williams and the fallout from the video of him fighting a minor. We’ve got a new entry into the AssHat of The Week Hall of Fame, and a new Champ of The Week. This week on The Spann Report!

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The Spann Report (Episode 94) “The Petty Is Strong”

On Episode 94 of #TSRP Spann is joined by Phenom Black of the “Where’s My 40 Acres?” podcast and they dive head first into discussions about gentrification, Comic Con, the growth of podcasting, a little bit of photography, and operating as members of independent media in a mainstream media space. we find out that Charlie Sheen has HIV, and we break down why the “isms” are so strong. They also respond to listener feedback and more, this week on The Spann Report!

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The Spann Report (Episode 86) “Self Control… What’s That?”

Join Mr. Spann this Saturday for Episode 86 of The Spann Report #TSRP as Spann talks about Ben Carson’s suggestion that Muslims should never be President of the United States. We’ll discuss the irony of ole “Gifted Hands” making this kind of statement. A #BlackLivesMatter mural was painted in Detroit, and some people found it “offensive” Spann breaks down what exactly is #WhiteDenialSyndrome and why there is such a disconnect when it comes to discussing racial matters in America. Minister Louis Farrakhan gives us advice on how to present our women, what could be wrong with that? And we got listener feedback to respond to, This week on The Spann Report!

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Two Legally Armed Detroit Women Fight Off Crime Within 24 Hours

Home invaders found themselves on the business end of a firearm after breaking into a home on Detroit’s East Side. It all happened around 3 AM on Whitehill street. The homeowner, who goes by the name “Ms. Dee” says she was home in her bedroom, when the initial intruder broke through her bedroom window. She then reached for her gun and began firing as more men attempted to get inside. Ms. Dee also suffered a gun shot wound to her leg during the firefight. There have been no arrest made and Ms. Dee is now home recovering.

In another story, a Detroit woman was able to fight off an attempted Carjacking on Detroit’s West Side. Tamika McNeil was approached by a 16 year old suspect when McNeil produced her weapon and shot the suspect. Police initially couldn’t find him until he showed up at an emergency room seeking treatment for his gunshot wounds. Both of the women involved are licensed to carry a concealed pistol by the State of Michigan.

Mitchelle Blair Removed From Court Room After Outburst

Mitchelle Blair, 35, is the mother who stands accused of killing two of her children and placing their dead bodies in a deep freezer in the home, has just made things worse on herself, if that were ever possible.

The Spann Report (Episode 68) “Cafeteria Christians”

In Episode 68 of #TSRP Spann discusses the Detroit Woman who killed her children and kept them in a freezer for two years. Jay Z and other major music stars announce a new music streaming service named TIDAL. Will this be a game changer for how we listen to music? And Indiana’s “Religious Freedom Law” has it opened the door for blatant discrimination towards LBGT people? All that and listener feedback on Episode 68 of The Spann Report!

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The Spann Report (Episode 67) “Racism… I’m Exhausted”

In Episode 67 of #TSRP Spann interviews friend of the show and Founder/CEO of Taurus Protection Agency about leaving Chicago, moving to Atlanta and starting his own business. How the business has grown, and what he’s learned from the mistakes he’s made in the business. Later in the show, Spann talks about the Detroit man beaten by Inkster Police, a black man is found hanging in Mississippi, was it suicide or have white people completely lost their minds and lynched this man? We’ll discuss the media’s reaction to the story. George Zimmerman has spoken about Trayvon Martin, and God’s Will…Again. A white man exercises his right/privilege of Open Carry in Michigan, is this an educational practice, or is it problematic? Is the Apple Watch worth $10,000? and did Dr. Umar Johnson REALLY prove that homosexuality is a mental disorder? Did I mention that I was tired??? All that on Episode 67 of The Spann Report.

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