#SuitUP Podcast: Ep 18 – Sports and the Vote

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#BestDressedManOnTV hosts another action packed episode of the #SuitUP Podcast.

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#SuitUP is a news magazine and variety program that covers the business, law, politics, and wider societal perspectives behind sports delivered with music, style, and pop culture. We cover the suits off the field about the guys who suit up on the field, to the suits in the boxes. We bring the heat and we slice it like deli meat!

#SuitUP Podcast is tailored for your ears. You can listen to the entire podcast for the complete listening experience, the three-piece suit, tie, tie clip pocket square, and lapel flower, or it can be accessed piece by piece under each segment.


OPENING STATEMENTS

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Mark Davis is set on moving his Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas. Here is poses with a Raiders to Las Vegas Booster Club. (Photo: John Locher/AP)

Why taxpayers votes count in stadium financing. 

Exavier opens #SuitUP Podcast with a poignant discussion on voting and the politics of stadium financing.


DIRECT EXAMINATION

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Simran Jeet Singh, @sikhprof runs runs the NYC marathon to inspire other sikhs and to bring together other groups to combat stereotypes and bullying. (Photo: Huff Post)

Sikh Professor who was bullied by taunts of Muslim slurs at NYC Marathon speaks out 

Exavier  is joined by Trinity University Religion Professor and activist Simran Jeet Singh, who has run the NYC Marathon 5 times. Singh runs to inspire other sikhs and to combat stereotypes and bullying. At the NYC Marathon Singh was called a “dirty Muslim” by a volunteer, “ISIS,” and “bin Laden” at the marathon.


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Cleveland fans flex Chief Wahoo in the World Series vs Chicago Cubs. The logo was in prominent display more than ever on the world stage. (Photo: Getty Images)

Why Chief Wahoo may go bye bye

Exavier is joined by trademark law expert and Assistant Professor at University of New Hampshire School of Law who works prominently in the UNH Law Sports and Entertainment Law Insitute Alexandra Roberts (@lexlanham) on how Supreme Court case about a band The Slants coule impact the Washington Redskins and use of Cleveland Indians’ Chief Wahoo logo.


What fans and others think of the Cubs winning the World Series

Exavier attended the Cubs championship parade and spoke with various attendees to get the pulse of the city.


CLOSING ARGUMENTS

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44th Presidnet of the United States President Obama dances during a historic trip to Africa in August 2013. (Photo: Huffington Post)

How President Barack Obama made black the new black

Exavier delivers a closing argument how the impact of President Obama being aunthentically black impacted black culture and sports activism.


 #SuitUP Playlist

#SuitUP Podcast playlist is a hotness infusion, always weaving the topics at hand with the theme and subject matter of the show and each segment. This week’s playlist:

Jidenna –  Classic Man (Regular  show intro)
Big Punisher – Beware  (regular Opening Statements intro)
Dogg Pound – New York, New York
Capone ‘N’ Noreaga – T.O.N.Y. (Top of New York)
Mobb DeepThe Realest
Little Brother – Far Away
Common – Resurrection
Kanye West – Can’t Tell Me Nothin’
Public EnemyShut ‘Em Down (Pete Rock Remix)
Rick Ross (featuring John Legend)Magnificent (regular outro)
The RootsDo You Want More?!!!??!  (Regular Post Credits)

Disclaimer: (All opinions expressed by #SuitUP guests are theirs solely and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Exavier B. Pope I, Esq., #SuitUP Podcast, #BestDressePodcast Network, or 528 Media Group.)


Exavier B. Pope I, Esq. is an award-winning attorney, on-air legal analyst, media personality, Fortune 500 speaker, content creator, writer, tastemaker, thought leader, and yogi. Mr. Pope is the host of #SuitUP Podcast for his production company 528 Media Group, and  host of the Radical Inspiration Podcast. Mr. Pope has over 200+ appearances on air, including international television on BBC and Al Jazeera English; national television on Fox News Channel, HLN, NBC Nightly News, Al Jazeera America, WGN Morning News, Fox Business Channel, and Huff Post Live; Top 3 Local Media Markets on Fox, CBS, and NBC; international radio on BBC Radio; national radio on ESPN Radio, Clear Channel Radio, NBC Sports Radio, CBS Sports Radio; written and contributed digitally to The Hollywood Reporter, CNBC, Huffington Post, Jet, and Black Enterprise; and has appeared in other media outlets nationally and internationally. Mr. Pope is represented by top media and literary agency RLR Associates.

© 2016, Exavier B. Pope I, Esq., 528 Media Group.


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