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The Right Time with Bomani Jones

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Bomani Jones weighs in on sports, pop culture, social topics and more, with your comments on Mondays, friends of the show on Wednesdays and Domonique Foxworth on Fridays.

Bomani Jones weighs in on sports, pop culture, social topics and more, with your comments on Mondays, friends of the show on Wednesdays and Domonique Foxworth on Fridays.

Location:

Bristol, CT

Description:

Bomani Jones weighs in on sports, pop culture, social topics and more, with your comments on Mondays, friends of the show on Wednesdays and Domonique Foxworth on Fridays.

Language:

English


Episodes

Prime Goes West

12/5/2022
Bomani Jones discusses Deion Sanders' decision to take the Colorado job (1:17), his new favorite NFL team (25:22), robot landlords (31:55), and your voicemails (43:18) on the time your dad wouldn't let you win. IYHH Stories @A_W_Gordon on Congress stepping in to stop a potential rail strike. https://bit.ly/3Bf5ZcH @NaomiNixWrites on why Twitter needs Apple more than Apple needs Twitter. https://wapo.st/3uokqr6 @mjgault on the rise of robot landlords. https://bit.ly/3UzUHqr Learn more about...

Duration:00:53:00

Foxworth Friday: The Nasty Man Returns and LeBron's Question

12/2/2022
Bomani Jones and Domonique Foxworth discuss the dastardly genius of the NFL in regards to Deshaun Watson's return (2:29), LeBron's questioning of the questioners and the arguments he should have made (19:20), and why it seems like no one likes Kyler Murray (40:30). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:53:00

Harry Lyles, Jr. on Georgia's dominance, the last gasp for Nebraska, and the Rose Bowl flexing

11/30/2022
Bomani Jones and Harry Lyles, Jr. talk about getting to know America by covering college football, how Georgia is a cut above the rest (11:23), the Jimmy Sexton special (27:58), Nebraska's last chance at relevance (33:28), how the SEC has become the Premier League (36:24), and the Rose Bowl flexing (48:27). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:55:51

Open Box Coaches and The Whole Picture of Jerry Jones

11/28/2022
Bomani Jones discusses how rivalry week leads to the coaching carousel (4:21), why Auburn always ends up hiring an open box coach (10:30), and why the picture of Jerry Jones from 1957 isn't the problem (22:19). Plus, an IYHH involving the silver tsunami (35:20) and your voicemails on cross-cultural Thanksgivings (43:48). IYHH Stories @mjnblack on how billionaires like Elon Musk want to take control of human evolution. https://bit.ly/3OHB7XI @pranshuverma_ on how the World Cup is wired and...

Duration:00:52:50

Vikings Undressed, Wilson's Woes, Kyrie's Return, and a Farewell to Gabe

11/21/2022
Bomani Jones on the beatdown the Cowboys put on the Vikings (1:01), how the Jets are a QB away even if their QB doesn't know that he's the problem (8:57), Kyrie Irving's return to the Nets and why he deserves credit for not letting his pride get in the way (18:13), and an IYHH involving Amazon and Tesla (31:07). Plus, a farewell from Bomani and The Right Time regulars to longtime producer Gabe (46:50). IYHH Stories @emmacos on a pay raise for Amazon drivers that wasn't what it seemed....

Duration:01:11:50

Foxworth Friday: KD's honesty, Family Matters, and the Emotional Swings in Football

11/18/2022
Bomani Jones and Domonique Foxworth discuss Kevin Durant's honesty and the weird power dynamics in sports and entertainment (4:03), the rise of Steve Urkel on Family Matters (12:35), the emotional highs and lows of football (18:05), and look ahead to Week 11 in the NFL (40:09). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:48:31

Mina Kimes on Journeymen QBs, the Rams-ification of the NFL, and the LeBron-izing of Mahomes

11/16/2022
Bomani Jones and Mina Kimes discuss the dearth of capable QBs who fit the mold for the modern model of the position (8:35), the abundance of journeymen QBs (14:55), how Mac Jones is a Honda Civic (30:28), the Rams-ification of the NFL (32:58), and the LeBron-izing of Patrick Mahomes (42:32). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:02:05

Fungus Among Us

11/14/2022
Bomani Jones weighs in on why Vikings fans don't get the respect they crave (9:24), why the Kyrie situation has gone too far (17:18), and gives an "I told you so," about funny money (39:56). Plus, an IYHH including the geopolitics involved in the micro chip crisis, and your voicemails (47:23) on "that time the game was cheatin'." IYHH Stories @ChloeTaylor141 on how the world is losing the battle against climate change https://bit.ly/3XdYgFp @trippmickle explains the issues that are hampering...

Duration:00:57:30

Foxworth Friday: Colts Hire Jeff Saturday, Tom Brady Not Done?

11/11/2022
Bomani Jones and Domonique Foxworth go deep on the Jeff Saturday hire and entertain the possibility of Tom Brady playing next season! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:53:06

Joel Anderson on Uncle Dusty, the Colts, and Saban's Twilight

11/9/2022
Bomani and Slate's Joel Anderson discuss the significance of Dusty Baker and the Astros winning the World Series (1:13), why race should not have been the first place to go in reaction to the Colts naming Jeff Saturday as their interim head coach (8:15), if we're sure that the QBs in this draft are that good (22:33), and the end of Saban's run of Alabama. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:58:37

Risking It All

11/7/2022
Bomani Jones shares his thoughts on the NFL weekend, including just how bad things have gotten for QB Aaron Rodgers and the Packers (0:59), as well as how mediocre teams like the Jets have managed to win a few games (8:09). Plus, the Astros win the World Series (15:42), the Nets suspend G Kyrie Irving (34:57), and an IYHH including how well the “corporate” metaverse is doing (22:59). IYHH Stories @samleecole shares how the corporate metaverse can’t compete: https://bit.ly/3TgFz0c...

Duration:00:53:25

Vinnie Goodwill on Nets Fiasco, Kyrie Irving Tweets, and NBA Talk

11/2/2022
Bomani Jones is joined by Vinnie Goodwill of Yahoo Sports to talk about the Nets firing Steve Nash and hiring Ime Udoka, the Kyrie Irving drama, and a look around the rest of the NBA. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:57:44

The Town Fool

10/31/2022
Bomani Jones weighs in on Nets PG Kyrie Irving “talking himself out of the NBA” with anti-Semitic rhetoric (0:57). Plus, an IYHH including the ramifications of billionaire Elon Musk’s purchase of Twitter (28:51), and your voicemails about that time “your mama showed up early” (42:11)! IYHH Stories @DoranyPineda90 shares how Californians are struggling to pay for water: https://lat.ms/3TQGFBe @_katya_long shares how Amazon workers say minor aches suddenly became debilitating:...

Duration:00:54:04

Foxworth Friday: Donda Sports Shuts Down, Aaron Rodgers is Fed Up, and NBA Dysfunction

10/28/2022
Bomani Jones and Domonique Foxworth discuss Donda Sports, the NFL, the hilarity of an angry Klay Thompson, and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:51:22

Nelson George on new Willie Mays Documentary

10/26/2022
Bomani talks with author and film maker Nelson George about his upcoming documentary on Willie Mays: why now was the right time for the film (5:45), on Mays being part of the access generation and not being a civil rights activist (10:15), Mays' connectivity to the community in Harlem (21:01), Barry Bonds' participation in the documentary (29:47), the basket catch, and how he views this film as the Black Field of Dreams (33:28). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:49:10

Legacy Play

10/24/2022
Bomani Jones weighs in on “Father Time” catching up with both Buccaneers QB Tom Brady and Green Bay QB Aaron Rodgers, but in different ways (0:30). Plus, the unfortunate situation that the Lakers have found themselves in (16:17), an IYHH including the K-Pop band BTS reporting for military service in South Korea (34:02), and your voicemails from giving the proper amount of respect to security (47:15)! IYHH Stories @davelevinthal shares how America’s gerontocracy is weakening democracy:...

Duration:00:59:35

Foxworth Friday: Irsay Speaks On It, Simmons Struggles, and is Russ the new Dwight Howard?

10/21/2022
Bomani Jones and Domonique Foxworth weigh in on Jim Irsay discussing Dan Snyder (2:21), why a black owner in the NFL would be nothing more than symbolic (13:56), Ben Simmons' struggles in his return to the NBA (38:40), and ask if Russell Wilson is the new Dwight Howard (50:47). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:26

Spencer Hall on Tennessee Being Back, the Alabama Fire Drill, and Slap Fights

10/19/2022
Bomani Jones and Spencer Hall of The Shutdown Fullcast discuss Tennessee's return to prominence (2:07), why this looks like the tail end of the Nick Saban era at Alabama (15:10), and a professional slap fighting league (33:45). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:47:35

Subconscious Desire

10/17/2022
Bomani Jones shares thoughts on why Bills-Chiefs may be the most exciting QB matchup ever in the league (1:00), what makes Tennessee’s victory over Alabama this past weekend such a big deal (13:53), and why his visit back to Clark Atlanta this past weekend made him think harder about 60 Minutes’ feature on Jackson State coach Deion Sanders (23:16). Plus, an IYHH including Police using DNA to generate 3D images of suspects (30:16) and your voicemails from bad loans you have got yourself into...

Duration:00:52:03

Foxworth Friday: Snyder Story, Geno Smith's Revival, Week 6 Showdowns

10/14/2022
Bomani Jones and Domonique Foxworth discuss the Daniel Snyder story (6:26), Geno Smith's return to glory (30:20), Patrick Mahomes vs. Josh Allen, buying into Jalen Hurts (42:01), and Steve Wilks' first move as the interim HC in Carolina (47:42). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:08