Safe Space

You can find Compound Media’s H.N.I.C. and huckleberry Taleeb Starkes in his Safe Space every Thursday at 1pm ET. Step into the Safe Space and you’ll find a place for commentary, not from commentary. Also the home of the N.N.F.L., in Taleeb’s Safe Space, you’re sure to have an entertaining hour where you just might learn a thing or two. Or maybe, even three.

Episode 42

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Our new age Tom Sawyer is in the Safe Space today talking about rumors and scandals surrounding the American Red Cross, a protest over a child shooting/acquitted officer that lead to 123 arrests, we watch the video from the shooting, and we hear about another shooting/protest…oh wait. Never mind. Peggy... More

Episode 41

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The H.N.I.C. is back in his Safe Space talking about porn, management picking on the “b,” a GoFundMe for a dude that fucked up a relationship, Officer Turner vs. Caine Menacetosociety Turner, “Trump’s America” (not), and reverse racism. Ken Webster Jr. Skypes in to talk with Taleeb about hosting a... More

Episode 40

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The H.N.I.C. is back in his Safe Space talking about gonorrhea (?!), this day in 1996 with Tupac, the joy parents feel when kids go back to school, and we check out some old school Judge Wapner. Taleeb talks about public schools named after confederate democrats and their demographics, the... More

Episode 38

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Taleeb begins the show today talking about a Charlotte beatdown, a Charlottesville beatdown, The Young Turks take on Charlottesville, the southern democratic strategy, purging on confederate imagery, a Chicago pastor calling for changes, and we learn all about Frank Rizzo. A. Benjamin Mannes joins the show via Skype to chat... More

Episode 37

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The O.N.I.C. is in his Safe Space today talking with Tommy Sotomayor about skin tone, TJ’s grandma’s advice, Usher’s herpes and a “whopper” that is accusing him of not telling her about it, Al Sharpton, and we find out what happened on this date back in the day. They discuss... More

Episode 36

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Ryan Rivera begins today’s Safe Space show talking about having “Seoul,” growing up in the Bronx, and fending off the black haters, Taleeb takes his seat and they go on to chat about chopsticks, a movie pitch, and black versus Asian representation. They discuss watermelons and melons (??), we find... More

Episode 35

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Taleeb is in his Safe Space today joined by Anthony Cumia chatting about MC Serch, Live AID closers, things that happened on yesterday’s date, and we take a look at some pictures that prove Anthony isn’t racist. They discuss microchipping employees, big brother always watching, old and new porn, an... More

Episode 34

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Today in the Safe Space, Taleeb revisits this day in history with Mike Tyson’s rape case, O.J. Simpson, and Ashley Madison, he talks about hanging out with the “proud boys,” Sammy Sosa transitioning, and he adds to the “Guardians of the Grievance Galaxy.” We get introduced to the new mayor... More

Episode 32

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Safe Space kicks off with our H.N.I.C. talking about his totem, CNN flip flopping constantly, some shady shit going down at Portland State University, and Andy Ngo Skypes in to talk about being fired from reporting at PSU, spotlighting fundamentalism in the media, having journalistic integrity, and he tells us... More

Episode 31

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Taleeb is back in his Safe Space talking about Juneteenth, and he brings Leonard Walker in to discuss descendants of slavery. He then talks to Minister Edward Cage about safe spaces, and he tried to become a Muslim. Next is the NNFL with Pat Dixon as they tour the country... More