The Math of You


Episode 064 - Comics, Hip-Hop and DJ Sweathog, feat. Dr. Osvaldo Oyola

Ep. 64

Literary scholar and writer Dr. Osvaldo Oyola is here to talk about the intersection of comics and hip-hop in popular culture. Along the way, we discuss the limits of well-meaning white people, whether Slick Rick really needed that eyepatch, and chronicalling the quest for diversity in the origins of comics.

Signature Cocktail: The Knockout

Don't you call this a regular drink. It's gonna rock this land.

1 1/2oz Calvados apple brandy

1/4oz Amaretto

1oz/2 tbsp applesauce

3oz brut champagne 

Combine ingredients in order in a champagne coupe, and stir. 

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