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Holidazed and Confused

Holidazed and Confused

 
 
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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 […]

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Hey Xorje! Queer on the Borderline

Hey Xorje! Queer on the Borderline

 
 
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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.

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Friends and Monsters

Friends and Monsters

 
 
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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 […]

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The Emmy Goes to…

The Emmy Goes to…

 
 
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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 […]

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The Anti Violence Project with Raffy Regulus

The Anti Violence Project with Raffy Regulus

 
 
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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 […]

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RIP Aretha and Doctor Stories

RIP Aretha and Doctor Stories

 
 
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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 […]

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Queer Gamers Unite! Building the Confidence to take down Trolls

Queer Gamers Unite! Building the Confidence to take down Trolls

 
 
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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 […]

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Black to the Future

Black to the Future

 
 
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In episode 19 we take a look back at some of our favorite moments of This QPOC Life, we give our advice as content creators, and Johnathan has a one on one interview with the person that started it all for him with regard to podcasting: Random J. This episode […]

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A Good Friday, Indeed

A Good Friday, Indeed

 
 
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In episode 18 we discuss Christians in customer service, RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10 episode 2 and, in preparation for our appearance at Pax East 2018, our video game journeys. This episode also opens with one of Jo Lee’s Jamuary tracks! You can listen to them on SoundCloud. Grow the […]

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Working While Black

Working While Black

 
 
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On Episode 14, Zachary and Johnathan chat it up with, not one, but TWO special guests: Honorary Member MaryMartha Ford-Dieng and Actor Jeremy Abram! We explore what it’s like navigating the workplace while black, colon cleansing, Quincy Jones, Patti Labelle, and other things. This episode also opens with one of […]

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