20: Hollywood Controversies and Cancelations Throughout the Years
Melissa and I talk showbiz offenses and the rules that have changed since the 2000s.
Comedy can be hard to defend for some, but for us, it is all about context.You can’t cancel ALL the moments in pop culture that are definitely offensive today, but a movie from 2008 versus a movie released in 2023 has so many more rules to avoid the public backlash that could result in boycotts, apologies and broken endorsements. Some can be defended, others… definitely not.But as long as people learn and accept the changes to the rules in pop culture, we will be ok.
Tucker Carlson and Don Lemon, two of the biggest on-air personalities at Fox and CNN, were both let go. One was mutual, the other not so much. So let’s compare the news websites to see what each one is saying about the whole mess.
How old were you when you heard the word “Gaslighting”? Bella, JP, and Roberta explore the word “gaslighting” from our own perspective and talk about what we have learned about it over the years about the red flags we saw and missed along the way.
17: Serial, Netflix, Horror Movies and The African Clawed Frogs
We catch up on the details of some murder cases that have come back to life and say goodbye to the African Clawed Frogs who have overstayed their welcome. Also we don’t like Game of Thrones so we talk about that too.
20 years ago, an average citizen thought Artificial Intelligence (AI) was something from a sci-fi movie that was a fictional portrayal of what the world will look like in our lifetimes. Today, workers from nearly all sectors that require valuable skill sets like writing, food service, and other industries are seeing their jobs succumb to some form of AI technology essentially cutting them out as the middleman. We aren’t there just yet, but it seems to be moving way faster than it started. Bella and Melissa talk about Artificial Intelligence and how it is going to change the world as we know it. We hope you like it! Check out Bigtimefresh.com and follow us on Instagram:@bigtimefresh@bellaamars
2: Marriage…What is it good for?
Three friends who got married in their early 20s discuss their current stages of divorce and have a deep conversation about the emotions – from guilt to strength to empathy. JP’s cousin Roberta (a soon-to-be divorced single mom) joins Bella (a divorced for 5 years working single mom) and JP (a remarried dad) on a deep dive into how we feel about life today, what we would do differently, and what divorce feels like for the other person in the relationship. Check out the full conversation on the Big Time Fresh YouTube channel here! #relationships #relationship #divorce #relationshipadvice #marriageadvice #gaslighting #weddings Follow @BigTimeFresh on Instagram and check out BigTimeFresh.com for more content every week!