Back of the Theater Podcast

We discuss the passing of Dr. Maya Angelou.  Other topics include, Religion, Ray Rice and awful slam poetry.

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The great Gordon Willis passed away this week.  We talk about his work on such films as The Godfather & Annie Hall.  Check out our Facebook page and Email us at


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We talk Solange Knowles, Drake and Donald Sterling.  You can now find The Back of The Theater podcast on Facebook.  Menelek shares big news at the end of the show. 

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Menelek gets pretty fired up this week.  We start the show with a discussion about the NBA playoffs and some drama in the Pacers locker room.  We then dive into a discussion about a controversial skit on SNL by comedian Leslie Jones.  Ebony magazine subscribers may get offended. 

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Friend of the show Dr. Bill Grant returns and gives us his take on the NBA's decision to ban Donald Sterling for life.  The Chicago Native also gives his thoughts on the violence in Chicago. Follow him on twitter @_inknthread

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