TOTALLY BIASED

October 03, 2013

Tonight on Totally Biased, comedian Calise Hawkins!

EP2022-CHCalise Hawkins is a comedian, actress, and writer. She has appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Stand Up in Stilettos, and Parental Discretion. As a writer, Calise has worked on shows for Oxygen, MTV, and the Whoopi Goldberg pilot Spoil Me Mad. Calise was part of the 2012 JFL Montreal New Faces Showcase and can next be seen on in the upcoming FOX series Shortcoms.

 

Tune in to FXX tonight at 11:00pm for the hilarity!

October 02, 2013

Tonight on Totally Biased, one of our favorite show regulars: Hannibal Buress!

site1Hannibal Buress is a comedy writer and performer widely known for having an “irresistible” comedic presence that lands squarely between “cerebral and swagger,” (New York Times). Buress, the 2012 winner of Comedy Central’s award for Best Club Comic, recently signed a deal with the network that will see him headline his own comedy tour, debut a new one-hour special, and become a series regular on the upcoming show, Broad City.  As a stand-up comedian, he’s been consistently featured throughout the late-night circuit.

Tune in to FXX tonight at 11:00pm for more!

October 01, 2013

Screen Shot 2013-10-01 at 11.53.29 AMTonight on Totally Biased, Kamau is joined by the one and only Jesse Ventura!

Jesse Ventura is the former Independent governor of Minnesota. He is also a former US Navy Frogman, professional wrestler, movie actor, visiting fellow at Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and New York Times bestselling author. He was the host and executive producer for TruTV’s Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura; the show lasted three seasons and remains a top-rated program on TruTV. He has a reputation as the ultimate nonpartisan truth-seeker, and he has no qualms about questioning authority.

Tune in to FXX tonight at 11:00pm for more!

September 30, 2013

Gun Control Debate: Edward Wyckoff Williams VS. Aton Edwards

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Edward Wyckoff Williams is contributing editor for Washington Post’s online magazine The Root. He is a columnist and political analyst, appearing on Al Jazeera America, MSNBC and national syndicated radio.

 

 

 

 

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Aton Edwards is an expert in the fields of self-reliance, emergency preparedness, and sustainable living. He is an author, environmental and social activist, television and radio commentator and the current Executive Director of the International Preparedness Network.

 

 

 

 

 

Tune in to FXX tonight at 11:00pm for more!

September 26, 2013

BigFreediaHSTonight on Totally Biased, Kamau is joined by bounce rap queen, Big Freedia!

Big Freedia, known as the Queen of Bounce, is at the forefront of the bounce rap movement. Performing five out of seven nights in any given week with dancers she calls The Divas, Big Freedia’s show is nothing short of dazzling. She tours every city in America from New York to San Francisco and is always a favorite at festivals such as Afro-Punk, Electric Forest, Hangout FestFunFunFun Fest, SXSW, and Bonnaroo, among many others.

This January, Freedia made her television network debut on Jimmy Kimmel Live! She appeared on “Last Call with Carson Daly,” FADERTV, PITCHFORK TV and has been lauded in press outlets such as The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Fader, RollingStone.com, SPIN, OffBeat, Chicago Tribune, Columbia Spectator, Pheonix New Times, San Francisco Chronicle, LA Times, LA Weekly, among many other media outlets.

Big Freedia is in the studio wrapping up her highly-anticipated EP Queen of Bounce, to be released Oct 2nd!

http://www.bigfreedia.com

Tune in to FXX tonight at 11:00pm for more!

September 25, 2013

Van Jones HeadshotTonight on Totally Biased, Kamau is joined by Van Jones!

Van Jones is a host of the new edition of CNN’s Crossfire. He has founded and led four not-for-profit organizations engaged in social and environmental justice including, Rebuild the Dream, that promotes innovative policy solutions for the U.S. economy; the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights that focuses on economic empowerment and skills training in California; Color of Change, that offers training and guidance on issues related to racial equality and fairness on behalf of communities of color; and Green for All, dedicated to jobs training in the green sector with the goal to help lift people out of poverty.

Jones is a Yale-educated attorney and author of two New York Times best-selling books, The Green Collar Economy (2008) and Rebuild the Dream (2012), about his journey as an environmental and human rights activist to becoming a White House policy advisor. In 2009, Jones worked as the green jobs advisor to President Barack Obama.

He has also been honored with numerous awards and spotlighted on several lists of high achievers, including: the World Economic Forum’s “Young Global Leader” designation; Rolling Stone’s 2012 “12 Leaders Who Get Things Done”; and TIME’s 2009 “100 Most Influential People in The World.”

http://www.vanjones.net

Tune in to FXX tonight at 11:00 for more!

September 24, 2013

photo-e1353948579957 copyTonight on Totally Biased, Kamau is joined by author Tim Wise!

Tim Wise is among the most prominent anti-racist writers and educators in the US. Wise, who was named one of “25 Visionaries Who are Changing Your World,” by Utne Reader in 2010, has spoken in all 50 states of the U.S., on over 800 college and high school campuses, and to community groups across the nation. He has also lectured internationally in Canada and Bermuda on issues of comparative racism, race and education, racism and religion, and racism in the labor market.

Wise is the author of six books, including the highly acclaimed memoir, White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son.

http://www.timwise.org/

Tune in to FXX tonight at 11:00 for more!

September 23, 2013

Jeffrey Wright

Tonight on Totally Biased, Kamau is joined by actor Jeffrey Wright!

Jeffrey Wright began his career on the stage, in roles on and off-broadway.  His incredible performance in “Angels in America” earned him a Tony and he got to revive his role in HBO’s miniseries version.  His film credits include “Syriana,” “Casino Royale,” “W.” “The Ides of March,” and “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.”

He has joined the 4th season of “Boardwalk Empire” as Harlem gangster Valentin Narcisse.  He can also be seen in the much anticipated “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” this November.

Tune in to FXX tonight at 11:00 for more!

 

September 16, 2013

KristinaWongTonight on Totally Biased, Kamau is joined by Kristina Wong!

Kristina Wong is a performance artist, writer, and cultural commentator named “One of the Funniest Eco-comedians” by Mother Nature Network. She’s written and toured a slew of one woman shows that have toured the world including her most notable touring show– “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” which looks at the high rates of depression and suicide among Asian American women and is now available as a DVD on Amazon.  She’s been a contributor to American Public Media’s Marketplace Radio, PBS, xoJane, Jezebel, Playgirl Magazine and Jezebel.

Tune in tonight at 11:00P only on FXX!

Visit Kristina’s web site and Facebook fan page:
www.kristinawong.com
www.facebook.com/ilovekristinawong

 

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September 11, 2013

To celebrate our fist week on FXX, take a look back at some of our favorite cards from our debut episodes!

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