Matthew Thomas - Freethinker
Matthew Thomas is photographer, filmmaker and comedian.
Are you living the life you wanna live?
Are you living the life you’ve always wanted to live? Are you the person you wanna be? It’s time to look in the mirror and do an audit on yourself. Listen in as we talk about what it takes to love the life you live and overcome all the obstacles that stand in the way of you becoming your authenti...
Monique "Moni" Anderson
Monique Anderson discusses early childhood trauma, the loss of a parent, personal growth through therapy and why above all else you must "Be You" !
Dave Chappelle vs. LGBTQ vs. Racism
Dave Chappelle pissed alotta people off in his latest stand-up comedy special "The Closer". Should he be cancelled? Does the LGBTQ community have ground to stand on? Should the plight of the LGBTQ community be compared to racism in America? Do comedians have free rein when it comes to sensitive s...
This is a story about love, love lost, the strength of family and perseverance. Deshun Eric Edwards, also known as Chef Definition, from Paris Texas discusses his early childhood, his time in the military, the losses of his wife and cousin, as well as how becoming a Chef was always part of his li...
Society, Culture and a Love Movement
Filmmaker, photographer and comedian Matthew Thomas joins the show to talk everything from his life journey, self-reflection and spreading love to debating Living Single versus Friends and Kyrie Irving! This episode has it all.. substance, entertainment and comedy. Listen in for a high energy, hi...
Who's on Your Mount Rushmore of Stand-Up Comedy?
The podcast was supposed to be about relationships.. but when Matthew Thomas is the building, all bets are off! We discuss our favorite sitcom relationships, our favorite stand-up comedians and classic movies.
Minds Like Mine's digs beneath the surface with compelling discussion on spirituality...
Mentors & Mindset
Who are your mentors? What type of mindsets have been instilled through the mentors in your life? Who helped guide you to become the person you are today? Mentorship is the influence, guidance, motivation or direction given by an individual through teaching or advice. R.L., Chef and new co-host M...
They were supposed to talk about overcoming trauma and grief, but the universe had other plans... Jazmine The Medium joined The Lounge crew and the energy was contagious! Deep conversations on boundaries, Kanye and racism to fun convos on nicknames, rap battles and mediumship. Share your thoughts...
What is Toxic Masculinity?
Is toxic masculinity a real issue in society? What exactly is toxic masculinity? Where did it come from? Can men and women have both masculine and feminine traits? Natalie Tobias visited The Lounge for an animated and fun conversation on everything surrounding toxic masculinity.
2 Sides of Racism Pt.1
Do we use the word "racist" too loosely nowadays? What does being racist truly mean? Does using a racial slur necessarily mean you're a racist? Saunjuli Delao joins the show and gets into a highly emotional and passionate conversation about race. Enjoy!
2 Sides of Racism Pt. 2
Is systemic racism still a pressing issue in our society? Saunjuli Delao helps us take a deep dive into the subject, shedding light on the history and perpetuation of systemic racism, its impact on marginalized communities, and ways in which we can all work towards creating a more equitable futur...