DON'T DO NO BUSTER S**T

James and his friends learn how to act in the hood.

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Unhidden Figures

3:10

James imagines what a biopic about physicist and caller ID inventor Shirley Ann Jackson would be like in this parody trailer.

The Problem with Booty

4:24

James and Dr. Anita Dashiell-Sparks discuss how Americans' obsession with big booties dehumanizes black women.

Golf Beef

3:40

The hood has its very own golf tournament, and James is ready to play.

Introducing Kris Stiles, the Next Tiger Woods

3:59

James meets up with Kris Stiles, a child golf prodigy, and shows him how to up the style factor of his golf game.

Between Two DeRays - College

2:19

DeRay Mckesson and DeRay Davis debate the merits of going to college.

Gangs

Season 1 Ep 5

James helps a gang-affiliated woman with her dating life, learns the ins and outs of gang territory and develops an app for navigating the hood.

The Curious Case of Michelle Nychole

3:57

When a female gang member has trouble finding the right man, James sets her up on some speed dates.

About the Show

Hood Adjacent with James Davis

James Davis is from South Central L.A. – just not the most dangerous part. He brings his signature blend of curiosity and humor to the exploration of various physical and cultural neighborhoods from a perspective that's not quite 'hood, but Hood Adjacent.

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