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It's Been a Minute with Sam Sanders

It's Been a Minute with Sam Sanders

It's Been a Minute with Sam Sanders

437 podcast episodes


A talk show with a heart. Each week, Sam interviews people in the culture who deserve your attention. Plus weekly wraps of the news with other journalists. Join Sam as he makes sense of the world through conversation.

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The Joy Of Black Hair; Plus, What's In The Biden Spending Plans?

The Black Hair Experience is a pop-up visual exhibit dedicated to the beauty, history a...

37 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

'Space Jam 2' Star Sonequa Martin-Green

Actress Sonequa Martin-Green has made a career of otherworldly roles. She survived a zo...

29 minutes
Jul 20, 2021

Why Workers Are Quitting; Plus The Comfort Of Horror Movies

Americans are quitting their jobs in record numbers. Guest host Ayesha Rascoe brings on...

37 minutes
Jul 16, 2021

Trump's America And Why 'The Cruelty Is The Point'

The Cruelty Is The Point: The Past, Present, and Future of Trump's America, is journali...

25 minutes
Jul 13, 2021

The Weight On Black Women In Sports; Plus, 'We Are Lady Parts'

With Sha'Carri Richardson's recent disqualification, and the controversy surrounding th...

37 minutes
Jul 09, 2021

Tiffany Haddish Stays Busy: 'I Want to See Our Stories'

Tiffany Haddish has had a busy year. From starring in prank film Bad Trip, to hosting K...

36 minutes
Jul 06, 2021

Pop Culture Happy Hour: F9 Is Somehow Faster And Furious-er

Sam sits in the guest seat at Pop Culture Happy Hour to discuss the glue that holds thi...

24 minutes
Jul 04, 2021

Trump's Bad Business Comes Back To Bite

This week, the Trump Organization and its Chief Financial Officer were charged with fra...

32 minutes
Jul 02, 2021

Riley Keough On 'Zola' And Finding Empathy For Anti-Heroes

Sam interviews Riley Keough, one of the stars of Zola— a new movie adapted from a viral...

23 minutes
Jun 29, 2021

Culture Wars Then and Now; Plus, The Creators of 'Hacks'

The furor over critical race theory fits into a longer history of culture wars in schoo...

37 minutes
Jun 25, 2021