Co-Host of The Chris and Andre Show
Chris Smith has hosted 73 Episodes.
Selective Outrage Against the Machine | THE BIG RANT
March 29th, 2023 | 1 hr 17 mins
chris rock, comedians, comedy, jon stewart, selective outrage
Chris and Andre discuss the role of comedians in our current society, with a focus on Jon Stewart's evolving role over the years and a deep-dive on Chris Rock's latest stand-up special, Selective Outrage.
Black Adam and The Future Of The DC Extended Universe
December 13th, 2022 | 20 mins 4 secs
black adam, dc, dc comics, dc extended universe, dceu, iron man, marvel, shazam!
Chris and Andre quiz Friend-of-the-Show Joe on Black Adam, asking him if he thought it was better than The Batman or Shazam!
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever | Is It GREAT Or Does It SUCK?
December 6th, 2022 | 27 mins 42 secs
black panther, black panther 2, disney, marvel, review, wakanda forever
Chris, Andre, and Friend-of-the-Show Joe, are back to determine if Black Panther Wakanda Forever is GREAT or SUCKS.
Thoughts on She-Hulk, Black Adam, and James Gunn Heads DC Studios
November 29th, 2022 | 19 mins 32 secs
alamo drafthouse, black adam, dc studios, james gunn, she-hulk
In this episode, Chris and Andre share their thoughts on Marvel's SHE-Hulk, now that the first season has wrapped. They also discuss the expectations for Black Adam and what the future of DC Studios might look like with James Gunn at the helm.
Is This The End for Twitter?
November 28th, 2022 | 10 mins 53 secs
elon musk, twitter
After months of trying to back out of his initial offer, Elon Musk was essentially forced to complete the purchase of Twitter for a cool $44 billion. Since then, he's fired half the staff, brought in some of his own people from Tesla, and released and unreleased a few "new" features that no one asked for.
James Gunn: Is He GREAT or Does He SUCK?
November 22nd, 2022 | 41 mins 3 secs
comics, dc, dc comics, guardians of the galaxy, james gunn, movies, pop culture, the suicide squad, zack snyder
Chris and Andre are back to discuss one of the things they disagree about most: James Gunn and the appeal of his films and tv shows.
Are We Tired of All The Politics Yet? | THE BIG RANT
November 16th, 2022 | 1 hr 45 mins
democrats, donald trump, election, politics, republicans, state elections
In this edition of THE BIG RANT, Chris and Andre share their exhaustion over the midterm elections and the abundance of yard signs and political advertisements seemingly everywhere.
Why You Should Never Work with Synchrony Bank Part II - The Follow-Up | THE BIG RANT
October 15th, 2022 | 1 hr 4 mins
banking, credit, finance, loans, synchrony bank, youtube
In this edition of THE BIG RANT, Chris and Andre revisit their most popular video to date, "Why You Should Never Work With Synchrony Bank" and read through the comments they received from other people who had similar experiences to Chris.
Kanye West and Herschel Walker | THE BIG RANT
October 12th, 2022 | 1 hr 36 mins
abortion, georgia, herschel walker, kanye west, politics, republicans, white lives matter
In this edition of THE BIG RANT, Chris and Andre take on the latest controversies from both Kayne West and Herschel Walker. Kanye has poked his head out of hiding to announce his clothing line and that "White Lives Matter" while Herschel Walker is hit with an "October Surprise" when The Daily Beast reports he encouraged and later paid for a woman to have an abortion while he supports and all-out ban on abortions with absolutely no acceptions.
The Battle for the United States' School Boards | THE BIG RANT
October 10th, 2022 | 1 hr 37 mins
education, politics, school boards
In this edition of THE BIG RANT, Chris and Andre discuss the GOP's targeting of local school boards in the upcoming 2022 election as a way of influencing the future of the United States of America. Along the way they bring up the threats of violence that stemmed from masks and Critical Race Theory, the push for less government interventions in schools, and the growing popularity of charter schools.
The Little Mermaid and Representation | THE BIG RANT
October 1st, 2022 | 1 hr 39 mins
black panther, captain america, game of thrones, house of the dragon, lord of the rings, moon knight, ms. marvel, pop culture, representation, sabra, she-hulk, starfire, the little mermaid, the rings of power, titans
In this edition of THE BIG RANT, Chris, Andre, and friend-of-the-show Joe discuss the internet’s freak out over the Little Mermaid being played by Halle Bailey and the typical fury surrounding representation in pop culture.
Making Your Finances Recession-Proof | THE BIG RANT
September 21st, 2022 | 1 hr 40 mins
budget, budgeting, finance, gnucash, the big rant, you need a budget
In this edition of THE BIG RANT, Andre provides his expertise in personal finance to try and help you get a handle on your finances by Keeping the Lights On and Managing Your Expenses. Chris sits back and learns from the best before diving in to ask some questions that come to mind.