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BFF Kathy Tu and Tobin Low are super queer, super fun and ready to take over your podcast feed. Join them for provocative stories and frank conversations about the LGBTQ experience today. Because everyone’s a little bit gay.
WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other podcasts including Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, Snap Judgment, On the Media, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others.
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What Do We Have in Common?

What Do We Have in Common?

2019-06-2400:29:59

For the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, we talk about what actually happened and where we go from here.— Marc Stein is a historian at San Francisco State University.— Karla Jay is an author, activist, and Professor Emeritus at Pace University.— Raquel Willis is the Executive Editor at Out Magazine.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Mystery Mammal ("Relay"), and Little Glass Men ("Sector Vector"). Theme by Alexander Overington.Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.    
When They Win

When They Win

2019-06-1700:26:171

When Andraya Yearwood runs against her competition, people pay attention — whether she wants them to or not.— Katie Barnes is a reporter for ESPNW and espn.com.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Benedek ("Cruzin'"), Anamorphic Orchestra ("Signs of Life"), Andy G. Cohen ("A Perceptible Shift"), and Kai Engel ("Headway"). Theme by Alexander Overington.Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.
The Day of Epiphany

The Day of Epiphany

2019-06-1000:31:132

It’s a moment of reckoning for many members of the United Methodist Church, and after 25 years as a United Methodist pastor, Cynthia Meyer found herself with a decision to make.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Andy G. Cohen ("Land Legs"), Axletree ("Goodnight Esme Instrumental" and "Dragon Country Apple Clove Instrumental"), Josh Woodward ("Border Blaster Instrumental"), Little Glass Men ("Procreation"), and Kai Engel ("Mare"). Theme by Alexander Overington.Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.
Sex Educated

Sex Educated

2019-06-0300:29:323

Good sex ed can be life-changing. But getting access to it often entails a fight.— Matt Bloom is a reporter for NPR affiliate station KUNC in Colorado. He's also worked at stations in Los Angeles and Bloomington, Indiana. You can follow his reporting on Twitter @matthew_bloom or find more work at mattbloomwrites.me.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Marco Trovatello ("Haunty Fourstroke"), Nctrnm ("Tethered"), Meydan ("Elk"), Against Me! (Transgender Dysphoria Blues), Kai Engel ("Cold War Echo"), and Josh Woodward ("Show Me (Instrumental Version)"). Theme by Alexander Overington.Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.
Taiwan!

Taiwan!

2019-05-2700:37:273

Note: this is a rerun of a previous episode.Traveling to Taiwan with her mom, Kathy imagines the life she might have lived had her family stayed.Kathy's mom previously appeared on Nancy in the episodes "Hello hello" and "Kathy's Mom is Uncomfortable With All This".Kathy Tu, center, in Taiwan with her grandfather, left, and mother, right.(Kathy Tu) — Guo Mama is a volunteer at the Taiwan Tongzhi Hotline Association in Taipei.— Li Te-Yun (Nan Gua) is a singer-songwriter in Taiwan. She performed acoustic versions of two songs for Kathy:Heineken Love Song (海尼根情歌)Story of the Stone (石頭記)— Special thanks to Andrew Ryan, a host and producer with Radio Taiwan International.Kathy Tu and Andrew Ryan reporting in Taiwan.(Kathy Tu)Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Art of Escapism ("Done with Disco"), Uncan ("Unbroken"), and Little Glass Men ("Cloud Launching"). Theme by Alexander Overington.Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.
When Tobin Met Kathy

When Tobin Met Kathy

2019-05-2000:31:201

This week, Nancy is live and talking romcoms, meet-cutes, and weddings...with special guest Daniel K. Isaac!— Daniel K. Isaac stars on Billions as Ben Kim and recently guest starred on The Other Two as Jeremy.— Daniel was also recently on an episode of Death, Sex, and Money.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom. Theme by Alexander Overington.Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.    
100% Science, 100% Magic

100% Science, 100% Magic

2019-05-1300:23:17

On a grey, Wisconsin day two years ago, Kristin Russo's life changed forever.— Kristin Russo is a writer, speaker, educator, and consultant with a focus on LGBTQ issues. She is CEO of the website My Kid Is Gay and co-authored This is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids. She also co-directs A-Camp, and co-hosts and produces the podcasts Buffering the Vampire Slayer and To L and Back.— You can read Kristin's article on her miscarriage, The Might-Have-Been, on Autostraddle, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram @kristinnoeline.Episode art by Isabella Rotman and courtesy of Autostraddle.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Lee Rosevere ("I Wanted to Live"), and David Keifer ("Another Mark"). Theme by Alexander Overington.Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.
The Nancy Variety Show!

The Nancy Variety Show!

2019-05-0600:29:53

Piñatas, weird car noises, and succulents, OH MY! It's the Nancy Variety Show!— Chaya Milchtein runs the website Mechanic Shop Femme, where you can find automotive classes and consulting.— Mark Joseph Stern covers law and LGBTQ issues for Slate.Music in this episode by Tobin Low and Jeremy Bloom. Theme by Alexander Overington. Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.
2018 MacArthur Genius winner Natalie Diaz talks about going from a professional basketball player to a poet, and how her love of language helped her embrace her queerness.— Natalie Diaz is a poet, essayist, and linguist. She teaches at the Arizona State University Creative Writing MFA program.— You can find 10 Things That Scare Me wherever you listen to podcasts.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom and Isaac Jones. Theme by Alexander Overington. Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.
Desiree Akhavan—filmmaker, creator, and star of The Bisexual—talks about being the rule-breaker of her family, and why she trolled her brother with her armpit hair.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom. Theme by Alexander Overington. Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.    
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Kathrin Gabriel-Jones

Blessings abound throughout my heart as I listened to this episode. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Jun 26th
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Alicia Chang

This made me cry so much. Loved this episode. thank you.

Apr 14th
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Tiuri

Definitely one of my favourite queer podcasts💜

Jan 27th
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la bavardeuse

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Dec 7th
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wiredformusic

I've been a huge Katie Herzig fan and was so happy to see the post she made. This is such a beautiful story. Love it!

Nov 4th
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Prakhar Vishnoi

I am crying!!!! best episode ever

Sep 27th
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mandy ross

This episode hit home. Great episode

Sep 24th
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Talia Martin

This was a great episode awesome research and work. never knew about him, but very interesting to see the connection between this man and what is going on presently!

Jul 31st
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Ben Davis

It's like an informative travel blog.

Jul 2nd
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Kara McLaughlin

help- episode 47 won't download?!? noooooooo!

Jun 27th
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JSCW

love this episode from Taipei 😘

Jun 20th
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WrenWilder

love this podcast!

May 2nd
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Joshua Yerkes

"We watched a lot of porn for this episode... you know for journalism"

Apr 23rd
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Thecla Schoeneberger

love love love! As a Queer it is amazing to have quality representation and interesting topics. Fingers crossed that the next season will be made sometime soon!

Mar 13th
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John Lytle

love this podcast so much! keep up the amazing work!

Feb 13th
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Morgan Giles

wow this is deep

Nov 12th
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Liz Richardson

😍😍😍😍

Oct 30th
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Allen Davies

love it guys from a fellow queerFir What about something on super 's gay or too divisive?

Oct 28th
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Amelia Stuart

one of the best lgbtq+ podcasts I've ever heard.

Oct 27th
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Gaurav Sharma

this is so empowering!

Sep 9th
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