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What if you could only share 1 cool thing about a topic? Would it be about ancient history? Would it be breaking news? Would it be safe for work? A group of gal-pals gathers to present to you one cool thing on topics like painting, gaming, movies, music and more.

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What if you could only share 1 cool thing about a topic? Would it be about ancient history? Would it be breaking news? Would it be safe for work? A group of gal-pals gathers to present to you one cool thing on topics like painting, gaming, movies, music and more.

    Harriet Lane - Debbi's 1 Cool First Lady

    Harriet Lane - Debbi's 1 Cool First Lady

    Plunging necklines! Bachelor President! Bralettes! Cocaine! These are just a few of the wonderful things we talk about as we finish up First Ladies month. Debbi brings us the fantastic story of First Lady Harriet Lane who was the niece to the 15th President, James Buchanan and the first to have the official title of "First Lady."  
    More info at: galsguide.org
    Patreon: patreon.com/galsguide
    Facebook: facebook.com/galsguidetothegalaxy
    Twitter: twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 40 Min.
    Edith Wilson - Bonnie's 1 Cool First Lady

    Edith Wilson - Bonnie's 1 Cool First Lady

    The drinks have really kicked in and the gals talk about the "Petticoat Puppetrist," Edith Wilson. Bonnie's 1 Cool First Lady might be the first female president - for a least a few months. Edith Wilson was First Lady during World War 1, the passing on the 19th Amendment, and took charge when her husband's, President Woodrow Wilson, had a stroke. Surprisingly only 1 Weekend at Bernie's joke in the episode! Find out if the Wilson's were scared of what Bonnie lovingly calls "ladies with banners."  
    More info at: galsguide.org
    Patreon: patreon.com/galsguide
    Facebook: facebook.com/galsguidetothegalaxy
    Twitter: twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 28 Min.
    Florence Harding - Leah's 1 Cool First Lady

    Florence Harding - Leah's 1 Cool First Lady

    Okay, strap in because we’re going on a wild ride. Dr. Leah Leach is gonna tell ya about Florence Harding, not only the wife to the 29th President Warren G. Harding, but she was a feminist, knew how to operate a movie camera, flew in airplanes before Amelia Earnhardt set any records, and she might have killed her husband. The gals also talk about some of the reasons American’s haven’t seen a woman president yet. YET.
    More info at: galsguide.org
    Patreon: patreon.com/galsguide
    Facebook: facebook.com/galsguidetothegalaxy
    Twitter: twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 27 Min.
    Michelle Obama - Katie's 1 Cool First Lady

    Michelle Obama - Katie's 1 Cool First Lady

    First episode of season 2!!! Raise your glass because the Gal's Guide Podcast is back and bringing you inspiring, fun and shocking stories about First Ladies. We voted to go in reverse chronological order so first up is Katie's  1 Cool First Lady, Michelle Obama! We focused on the ever-changing expectations on a FLOTUS and yet how to handle it with grace, a partnership, and a campaign promise. 
    More info at: galsguide.org
    Patreon: patreon.com/galsguide
    Facebook: facebook.com/galsguidetothegalaxy
    Twitter: twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 25 Min.
    Live Event: Evolution of Sci-Fi Fandom

    Live Event: Evolution of Sci-Fi Fandom

    On November 10, Gal's Guide collaborated with Starbase Indy and the Center for Inquiry to host an event during the Spirit & Place Festival 2019. 
    To tie into the R/Evolution theme of the festival, our event was the Evolution of Sci-Fi Fandom with a panel discussion. 
    Our panel was moderated by Lisa Meece, the CEO of Starbase Indy. Panelists included fantasy and horror author Maurice Broaddus, Starbase Indy Organizer Miranda Montooth, and Gal's Guide Executive Director Dr. Leah Leach. 
    The panel discusses geeky creators, the importance of belonging to a community and the power of sci-fi literature and media. We also talk about white supremacists infiltrating geek spaces, trolling, the Hugos Sad Puppies and problematic creators like H.P. Lovecraft.  
    Our event was nominated for an Award of Awesomeness by Spirit & Place. 
    Recorded Live in front of a live audience at the Center for Inquiry. 

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    Henrietta Lacks - Leah's 1 Cool Medical Thing

    Henrietta Lacks - Leah's 1 Cool Medical Thing

    Leah talks about the life and immortality of Henrietta Lacks. Even though Henrietta wasn't a doctor or nurse because of her there have been over 74,000 studies that have lead to treatments and vaccines for polio, HPV, cancers and more. The gals also talk about the best things they have done for their own health. 
    More info at: galsguide.org
    Patreon: patreon.com/galsguide
    Facebook: facebook.com/galsguidetothegalaxy
    Twitter: twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

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