#25: 'Sorry, White Listeners’ with guest, Rashid Zakat



This week, Cher and James welcome guest Rashid Zakat. Topics include: creating lo-fi art online, creating content for the future while being modest, and discovering how humor in art can create community. During the after-show, Rashid talks about the VSCO app and a photography book, Cher shares her love for Issa Rae, and James discovered a new app.


Basecamp: When you use Basecamp to run projects, people know what to do, people know where things are, and you stay on top of everything all the time.

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Disclaimer: Explicit Language is used in this episode

Conversation Notes:


Rashid Zakat


Legionnaire’s Disease



Philadelphia, PA

We Jet Set (WJS)

Milwaukee, WI

Rapper Vines

Negros of New York

Chicago Podcast Cooperative Shout-Out:

Making New Friends: Each week Pat invites new and old friends into a studio where anything can happen. Former guests include murderers, ghosts, milk men, centaurs, and that nice fella’ who lives down the street.

Open Call: The After-show

Rashid: VSCO app and Return to Fort Scott by Gordon Parks

Cher: Issa Rae’s Insecure

James: Screens for Mac and iOS