Today we welcome two illustrious guests to The Stacks, Desus Nice & The Kid Mero. You know them from the #1 show in late night, Desus & Mero on Showtime, and their podcast Bodega Boys. The pair are now New York Times Best Selling authors with the release of their book God-Level Knowledge Darts: Life Lessons from the Bronx. Today we talk about the consumption of culture, the importance of growth and accountability in comedy, and the Bronx, of course.
The Stacks Book Club selection for October is The Autobiography of Malcom X as told to Alex Haley, we will discuss the book with Marc Lamont Hill on October 28th.
- Kobe Bryant
- Black*ish Election Special Episode (ABC, S7 E1)
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Mob Deep
- Erewhon Market
- Grey’s Anatomy (ABC)
- Google Keep
- xbox 360
- Grand Theft Auto III
- MLB Power Pros
- Fraiser (NBC)
- I Love Lucy (CBS)
- Town House Pita Crackers
- Crown Fried Chicken
- William Shakespeare
- How to Murder You Life by Kat Marnell
- Beyond the Streets by Roger Gastam
- Piecebook by Sacha Jenkins and David “Chino” Villorente
- Worldpiece Book by Sacha Jenkins and David “Chino” Villorente
- Basketball (and Other Things) by Shea Serrano, illustrations by Arturo Torres
- Movies (and Other Things) by Shea Serrano, illustrations by Arturo Torres
- Black Boy by Richard Wright
- Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler
- “Time Enough at Last” (The Twilight Zone, S1 E8)
- “Some Questions About Meryl Streep’s Bookshelves” (Bridget Read, The Cut)
- James Patterson
- The Autobiography of Malcolm X as told to Alex Haley
Connect with Desus & Mero: Desus Twitter | Desus Instagram | Mero Twitter | Mero Instagram | Bodega Boys Podcast | Desus & Mero on Showtime
Connect with The Stacks: Instagram | Twitter | Shop | Patreon | Goodreads | Subscribe
To support The Stacks and find out more from this week’s sponsors, click here.
To contribute to The Stacks, join The Stacks Pack, and get exclusive perks, check out our Patreon page. We are beyond grateful for anything you’re able to give to support the production of this show. If you prefer to do a one time contribution go to paypal.me/thestackspod.
The Stacks participates in affiliate programs. We receive a small commission when products are purchased through links on this website, and this comes at no cost to you. This in no way effects opinions on books and products reviewed here. For more information click here.