2018 left us feeling dazed and confused. Hoodwinked. Run amok. So, let’s kiki and have some laughs. Johnathan makes off like a bandit, Jo Lee has bestie time, Carlos is a skinny legend with a tan, and Zach knows a seven-word chorus. We discuss some QPOC victories in nominations for the Golden Globes and Grammys, […]
We take a look back at some of our favorite moments of from year one! Johnathan’s ready to set it off, Jo Lee wakes up and pays attention and Carlos is a BOSS.
We talk about the White House and trans erasure, “Yes on 3” in Massachusets, the hottest states of the midterm elections, and internalized racism on Dr. Phil. Megyn Kelly wins Bloop of the Week.
In Episode 32, the Core Four welcome our guest Xorje Olivares (@XorjeO & @HeyXorje). Xorje is a queer Mexican-American radio personality and columnist who hosts Affirmative Reaction on SiriusXM Progress, Channel 127. Carlos becomes an assassin in their spare time, Zach’s out of pills, Jo Lee is on #ThisFentyLife, and Johnathan sends Zach late-night messages.
In Episode 31, the Core Four chop it up about what to do when you realize your friends and favs might be problematic. We discuss Honey Davenport’s exit at The Monster, authentic self-care, emotional labor, and Bette Midler wins Bloop of the Week. Cheers to an NYC Icon In celebration of LGBTQ History Month, we […]
From the Emmy Awards to Grindr’s Kindr initiative, we pack a LOT into Episode 30. Jo Lee makes the rent. Carlos shares herses journey on #ThisKetoLife. Zach’s spills his 23andme tea. Johnathan investigates if he and Zach are eligible to receive Emmys It’s a Queer Year at the Emmys Drag Race and Queer Eye took […]
In episode 29 we talk about Spider-Man, The Kiki Scene, Ballroom, TW Trans Murders/Homicides, and the Anti Violence Project with Raffy Regulus. To learn more about the Anti-Violence Project and get involved, visit: www.avp.org. If you have experienced or witness violence, you can call their hotline: 212-714-1141. Catch Raffy’s first episode of Self-Care and Steven Universe. […]
In Episode 28, we begin Season 2 of This QPOC Life! Grow the Community If you believe in the work we are doing here and want to invest in our success financially Become a Patron on Patreon! Thank you to all our Patrons. Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes or Google Play Music! (It’s free!) […]
On episode 22, Carlos and Jo Lee welcome Emerson (@emersonsoto1) and Sam (@sdgram88) from the Gay Latino Caucus! You may remember hearing about the GLC on a previous episode when Carlos recounted an important lesson: Go third! Producer Pedro also jumps in on the conversation. The Gay Latino Caucus is a social group working to identify […]
In episode 21 we had a chance to sit down with Todrick Hall during his NYC stop on his Forbidden tour. In light of his recent video “Not Black Enough”, I wanted to address some of the issues that many in the black and brown communities have criticized Hall for over the past eight to […]
In episode 20 we discuss our time at PAX East and then we share with you, our panel Queer Gamers Unite!: Building Confidence to take on Trolls! This was an important milestone in our journey! Upon starting This QPOC Life, we said that we wanted to have our first live show in 2018. We named […]