• The Color Ruckus – S03/E14

    • Welcome
      • Episode synopsis
        • HBOMax Synopsis: If you loved The Color Purple and can’t get enough of Precious, we present a powerful, emotionally gripping story of people beating on each other. Uncle Ruckus’s family comes to town and Ruckus must settle some old business with his father.
    Pre Show:
    • No MJ today
    • Moving
    • Thanksgiving
    • Sharing GPS location
    • Charlottesville settlement
    • Ahmaud Arbery verdict
    • Rittenhouse verdict
    • Citizens arrest
    • Astroworld
    • Waukesha Parade
    • Alex Jones / Roger Stone
    • Proud Boys / Oath Keepers
    • Monty Python
    • Reminder:  https://www.patreon.com/boondockspod
    • Benjamin Button
    • Baby on doorstep trope
    • Inherited trauma
    • Reasons for abuse
    • Unhealthy coping mechanisms
    • Very large families
    • Choctaw and slaves
    • Corporal punishment
    • Consequences
    • Colonization
    • Comparing trauma
    • Taking responsibility for your healing

    White People Question:

    • From:  People supporting Kyle Rittenhouse: “I don’t know why you’re upset.  Kyle was just defending himself.  Andrew Coffee also got found not guilty because of self defense.”
    • Have a “Stupid White People Question” you want to leave us?
    Post Show:
    • This episode strongly references the Steven Spielberg-directed film “The Color Purple”.
    • This episode also bears strong similarities with the film “Precious”.
    • The beginning scene is a spoof of the film “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
    • The “my brother Daryl and my other brother Darrell” is an homage to the TV series “Newhart”


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