This week's episode of The Sporkful podcast is up! Listen through the player or iTunes/Podcasts app. (And please subscribe!)
Comedian and Daily Show correspondent Roy Wood Jr. is known for his thoughtful and pointed takes on race. He joins us to discuss McRib conspiracy theories, the dangers of touring the south as a black comic, and the advantages of bad service and Confederate flags.
Plus Roy talks about what he learned about food from his father over the course of their conflicted relationship, and how that affects Roy's own approach to parenting.
This episode contains explicit language.
Interstitial music in this episode by Black Label Music:
- "Happy Jackson" by Ken Brahmstedt
- "Sidewalk Chalk" by Hayley Briasco
- "Party Hop" by Jack Ventimiglia -"Comin For A Change" by Stephen Sullivan
Photos: Courtesy of Roy Wood Jr.