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I Am, Who They Say I Am

This week we are unpacking people's perceptions of us and how they match up with reality. Tune in and let us know how people's opinions/judgment line up to who you really are. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Set The Tone" by Hitkidd ft Aleza, Gloss Up, Glorilla, Slimeroni & K Carbon Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Drake vs Kanye

The question this week is WHO had the better album, and who is the better artist and why is it DRA..Kany... This week are comparing their albums and the artists. Tune in and let us know who you think is the better artist, and who has the better album. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Got Me Like" by Amaria & Mick Jenkins Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Certified Tough Conversation

Some things are just not to be discussed unless you have the proper tools. We already know religion, politics, and sexual orientation, but this week we add more to the list of topics that shouldn't be discussed in casual conversations. Tune in and let us know how you navigate these conversations in your life. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Dancing Dirty" by Cyanca Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Crate Challenge Thinking

We all don't think the same or have the same perspectives on life, and that's ok... or is it? This week we are discussing how group thinking on social media is helping/harming our generation. Press play and share this episode with your social media friends. WMEZ's Song of the week- "IDL" by Big Scarr ft. Enchanting Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Multigenerational Households

You ever wonder why black folk always in a hurry to leave their parents' house? You ever wonder why we don’t have multigenerational households in our community? This week on Textually Active we are discussing what would happen if black people shared a household with multiple family members. Tune in and let us know what you think. WMEZ's Song of the week- "OK Cool" by CEO Trayle Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Parental Advisory

Last week we got the news that a billionaire had a daughter that is living out of her car. The news got us thinking, how long should a parent take care of their kids? Is Dr. Dre wrong for not helping her out? This week we are getting into parental roles and responsibilities. Tune in and let us know what you think. WMEZ's Song of the week- "She Got It" by Jai'Len Josey Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Pop Out Married

Sometimes you need to just take a page from Issa Rae's book and date in silence, fall in love in private and just pop out married. Because "what's understood don't gotta be explained" right? This week we are talking about our views on being loved privately vs publicly. Tune in and let us know which one you prefer. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Thrill of the Moment" by Slade The Supreme ft Banks of Flyluminati Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

COVID Survival Tips (Again)

Aye we don't know if ya'll heard but delta and her line sisters are out here stomping the yard! This week we are discussing the Rona and making predictions on what we think is going to happen this time around with the new variants and how we think society will handle it. Come take notes on how to survive quarantine the second time around if we go into another lockdown. Don't forget to leave a comment with your predictions. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Corner Store Runs " by Shane Garcia Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Meat Mail

This is a PSA about meat mail. If you are unsure what meat mail is maybe you should press play to find out. Tune in and let us know what you think of the episode. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Overnight" by Sarina Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

You Don’t Need No Other Body

It's your body and you want it DONE up NOW! This week we are discussing body image and how society views bodies. We discuss body trends, fatphobia, surgery, and much more. Tune in and let us know what you think of the episode. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Cold Talker" by Banks of Flyluminati Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

I Think We Not Done YET!

You ever catch yourself doing some auntie/uncle behavior? Yeah, we have too. Lately, we have been checking off a lot of the things on the auntie/unc checklist. This week we are talking about our experience getting older and what it means to be washed. Tune in and let us know if you identify as an auntie or uncle. WMEZ's Song of the week- "What Up Babe" by Elevator Jay Follow us on IG @TheTextuallyactive @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyact @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Hustle and Motivation

We're halfway through the year, and we are trying to find the motivation to keep things moving forward. This week we are discussing how to get unstuck and keep things moving in your life. Tune in and let us know what gets you motivated when you feel stuck. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Come As You Are " by TOBi & Baby Rose

Timeline of Love

Some say women want to fall in love faster than men, and some say men don't even want love. So this week, we have Fitz, a single man pursuing his Ph.D., join us to get to the bottom of if that is fact or cap!! Tune in and let us know if you agree that women are looking for love, men aren't, or vice versa. Press play and remember to protect a black woman and send a black woman some money. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Shine" by LoveAhji

A Black Lady's Pod Show

There seems to be some confusion out there with people minding their own business. Instead of focusing on the business that pays, some of you would rather focus on things that have nothing to do with you! This week Meezy is on vacation, and his sister @_lexurious joined us to discuss the terms of black women's business and explaining why it has nothing to do with you if you are not BLACK and a WOMAN. Press play and remember to protect a black woman and send a black woman some money. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Beating Down Yo Block " by Monaleo Follow us on IG @Textuallyactivepod @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @_lexurious @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyactpod @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @_lexurious Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

We Sacrifice for Rewards

It's hard to believe we had the opportunity to live off the land, but instead, we decided to go to WORK! and pay bills. How did we get here? This week we are discussing the effects working in a toxic environment has on your mental health. Be sure to tune in and let us know what you think about this discussion. WMEZ's Song of the week- "Labels Callin' " by Mike Dimes

Upshaw Uproar

This new Netflix show The Upshaw's got ya'll going head to head. Is it toxic or not? Does this represent the black family dynamic or is it completely off. Find out this week on Textually Active Podcast. Love what you hear? Catch us live on Twitch every Friday on the Opin Media Agency live stream. You can also watch it on Youtube. WMEZ's Song of the week- "500 Degrees" by Zayland ft Dee Gatti

When the Money Comes, Do the Homies Stay

Doing business with your friends is tough. If Joe Budden Podcast can't do how we supposed to? This week we are talking about the podcast break-up that's shaking the industry and how we manage our friendSHIP and business. Tune in and be sure to like, share and subscribe. WMEZ's Song of the week- "One Up" by Otis Kane ft Samaria

Oppression Olympics

Who has it worse? Women or Men? This week we are talking about genders and who has the hardest time in the world! Tune in and listen to the Oppression Olympics. BTW. BLACK LIVES MATTER. WMEZ's Song of the week- "How Long Can You Wait " by Justine Darcenne

Throw the Whole Soul Away

Can we take a moment to break down the idea of soulmates and soul ties??? Because what does that even mean? How do you know someone is your soulmate? How do you know if you make a soul tie with someone? This week we are getting into all the souls. Press play and let us know your thoughts on this conversation. Don't forget to like comment, share, and subscribe with you're "soul-vibe". WMEZ's Song of the week- "Summer We Never Had" by K. Forest

Is Kevin Samuels Fact or Cap?

Kevin Samuels has a lot of the women on our timelines UPSET! This week we are going to get to the bottom of it. Is he telling the truth, and women don't want to hear it? or is he just full of BS? Tune in this week to find out how Meezy and Rezz feel about clips from Kevin Samuels. WMEZ's Song of the week- "I Just Want You ft Alex Isley" by JAEL Follow us on IG @Textuallyactivepod @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd @opinmedia.agency Follow us on Twitter @textuallyactpod @GetYouARezz @Meezyblvd Watch the full episode on our YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TextuallyActive

Black is Joy

It's a lot of stuff going on in the world and it almost seems like the trauma is being sold to us. We want to remind y'all that Black is Joy. This week we are sharing the things that bring us joy and how we unplug from reality to find peace. Tune in and be sure to let us know how you maintain your joy during tough times. WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- "Still Good" by Niko Noir

Actually, Money Could Buy Me Happiness

We're tired of rich folk telling us "Money Can't Buy You Happiness" to make us feel better about being poor. We can tell ya'll having fun enjoying all ya funds, and we can tell you, off the top of our head, the 99 problems money would solve in our life TUH-DAY. This week we are having a conversation about money and how it affects people on all levels, the good side and the "evil" side. Press play and let us know what your relationship with money is. WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- "Julie. " by Gallant

That's Not Love, It's Nature's Hennessy

Some of the things ya'll want/accept in relationships ain't real love! It's a lot of unhealthy and disrespectful actions happening in relationships these days. The men don't feel heard, the women don't feel understood, and we bout to discuss it this week on Textually Active. Gather up your toxic mate and press play. WARNING: this episode will spark a discussion between you and your partner. WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- "Waiting" by Shantel May

Episode 152 | Get 'em Back in Blood

The weather got you feeling yaself huh? Ready to break up with your quarantine thang huh? Well, let us tell you how to do it the right way! This week we are discussing the proper way to break up with someone you're no longer feeling, even in the talking stage. Go ahead and press play. Talk to us we talk baccckkk. Don't forget to tag us on social media and let us know you listening. WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- " L.O.V.E " by Paigey Cakey

Episode 151 | Ted Talk: The Evolution of Black Women

Let's take a moment for all the black women! Shoutout to the black women that have been holding us down for centuries. This episode started discussing BLACK women '60s and traveled to the '20s, highlighting our queens' evolution and their roles throughout the decades. Be sure to check out the new episode and tag a black woman you know making history. WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- "Intimate" by Mamii

Episode 150 | For The Love Of _____

Love is so easy to find, but the other distractions make it hard to maintain. Spring is in the air, the flowers are blooming and people are looking for that summer love. This week we're chatting about the process of falling and love and the things people will do to find it. Be sure to check out the new episode and let us know you hear us (just talk about it and tag us). WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- " D.O.D. ft Jermaine Elliot" by Fay Allure

Episode 149 | As Seen on IG

Last week IG removed our dear likes from IG in a glitch. They were shortly returned to our beloved profiles after an hour or so. This mishap got us thinking about the role these social sites play in our lives. How much reality takes place on this app? What do likes REALLY mean? Are people really addicted to their social media pages? This week we are discussing social media and the effects it has on our society and the youth. Be sure to check out the new episode and share your thoughts on your social media (talk about it and tag us). WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- "Pie" by Melissa Lopes

Episode 148| The Bar is in Hell

Society has too many unwritten rules, and we want to discuss why!? Who made these rules, and why do we have to follow them? This week we're talking about social "norms" and how they affect everyday people. Press play and be sure to let us know your thoughts on the conversation in the comments. Do you follow society's norms, or do you make your own rules? Oh yeah, don't forget to check out www.TheTextuallyActive.com to get you some Textually Active Merch. Don't forget to let us know you listen by sharing a screenshot of you listening to your social media pages. WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- "Kream " by Dixson

Episode 147| 7-Layer Siblings

Have you ever said something out loud and thought the person you were referring to wasn't going to hear it? Yea, Meezy did that a couple of weeks ago and his sister is here to address it. This week we are joined by Lex, @_lexurious to discuss the perceptions and reality of their childhood experiences. The big question: Are you a good sibling or a champion sibling? Cheat Code: Listen to "Episode 143| We Not Fighting Tradition, We’re Fighting Trauma" if you haven't already. Tune in and let us know your thoughts on the conversation. Oh yeah, don't forget to check out www.TheTextuallyActive.com to get you some Textually Active Merch. Let us know you are listening by sharing a screenshot of you listening to your social media pages. WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- "Parked" by Briley Harris

Episode 146| Taking COVID Chances During A Pandemy?!

Serious question, are y'all taking the proper precautions while dating in this pandemic!? Don't lie!! We're fresh off the love boat and this week we are discussing the post v-day vibes, dating in a panorama, the importance of reading their timeline before you "slide in the DM's", and much much more! Tune in and let us know your thoughts on the conversation. Don't forget to check out www.TheTextuallyActive.com to get you some Textually Active Merch. Let us know you are listening by sharing a screenshot of you listening to your social media pages. WMEZ's Baby Maker of the week- "Be Patient with Me" by The Wavvve

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