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Pop This! Podcast Episode 294: We Are Lady Parts

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Release Date: 08/11/2021

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Summary:

"Apocalypse Vag." This week we talk about how much we unabashedly love the British series We Are Lady Parts. Also discussed: Retail Nightmares, the Men Yell at Me newsletter, and our attempts to grow food.

A note to our listeners: for the next four weeks, Pop This! will be taking a summer break and re-releasing some of our favourite episodes from the vaults. We'll be back to our regularly scheduled programming on Sept. 15. Happy summer!

 
 
 
 

Recommendations:

Andrea G.:  "Cicada Season: Pandemic, Faith, and Apocalypse" -
An essay by Jessica Ripka (from the Men Yell At Me newsletter)

Lisa: The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer (book)

Andrea W.:  Retail Nightmares Episode 317 - Andrea Warner! (podcast)

 

Music credits:

"Good Times" by Podington Bear
From Free Music Archive 
CC BY 3.0
 
Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod

Intro bed: "OLPC" by Marco Raaphorst
Courtesy of Free Music Archive

 

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Pop This! is two women talking about pop culture.

Lisa Christiansen is a broadcaster, journalist and longtime metal head. Andrea Warner is a music critic, author and former horoscopes columnist.

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