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Welcome to FluentlyForward (Fluently Forward) the podcast hosted by Shannon McNamara where we dive into the world of celebrity gossip, blind items, and fun theories. If you're looking for juicy details and inside information on your favorite stars and the scandals they're involved in, then you're in the right place! Each episode, we'll be discussing the latest trending topics in the entertainment industry, from celebrity breakups and makeups to the latest news. But we won't just be regurgitating the same old stories you've heard before - we'll be bringing you speculation, insider information and exclusive details that you won't find anywhere else.
We'll also be delving into the world of blind items - those tantalizing pieces of gossip that don't come with any names attached. We'll be using our expert sleuthing skills to try and uncover the identities of the celebrities involved, and we'll be discussing the implications of the rumors and how they might affect the stars in question.
And of course, we'll be exploring some of the most intriguing theories that have emerged in the entertainment industry. From secret celebrity societies to hidden messages in music videos, we'll be exploring the wild and wacky world of celebrity theories and trying to separate fact from fiction. But most importantly, we'll be bringing you all of this information in a fun and entertaining way. We'll be sharing our opinions and analysis, and we'll be inviting guests onto the show to share their own insights and stories.
So whether you're a die-hard fan of celebrity gossip or just someone who's curious about the world of entertainment, FluentlyForward is the podcast for you!

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    • 4.6 • 49 Ratings

Welcome to FluentlyForward (Fluently Forward) the podcast hosted by Shannon McNamara where we dive into the world of celebrity gossip, blind items, and fun theories. If you're looking for juicy details and inside information on your favorite stars and the scandals they're involved in, then you're in the right place! Each episode, we'll be discussing the latest trending topics in the entertainment industry, from celebrity breakups and makeups to the latest news. But we won't just be regurgitating the same old stories you've heard before - we'll be bringing you speculation, insider information and exclusive details that you won't find anywhere else.
We'll also be delving into the world of blind items - those tantalizing pieces of gossip that don't come with any names attached. We'll be using our expert sleuthing skills to try and uncover the identities of the celebrities involved, and we'll be discussing the implications of the rumors and how they might affect the stars in question.
And of course, we'll be exploring some of the most intriguing theories that have emerged in the entertainment industry. From secret celebrity societies to hidden messages in music videos, we'll be exploring the wild and wacky world of celebrity theories and trying to separate fact from fiction. But most importantly, we'll be bringing you all of this information in a fun and entertaining way. We'll be sharing our opinions and analysis, and we'll be inviting guests onto the show to share their own insights and stories.
So whether you're a die-hard fan of celebrity gossip or just someone who's curious about the world of entertainment, FluentlyForward is the podcast for you!

    The Psychology of Social Media feat. Dr. Steve Rathje

    The Psychology of Social Media feat. Dr. Steve Rathje

    Today we're joined by StevePsychology to chat about fun psychology topics! From how things go viral online (the more negative the better) to different studies about how social media impacts our mental health, and more!
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    • 1 hr
    Amber Heard and Elon Musk’s Captivating Relationship feat. Sofia Franklyn

    Amber Heard and Elon Musk’s Captivating Relationship feat. Sofia Franklyn

    On again, off again, "challenging" and shocking the world - when Elon Musk and Amber Heard started dating I personally was gripped by it! Sofia with an F joins us today with her wit and humor for an episode exploring this couple, analyzing their relationship, and wondering...what exactly does Amber have that makes the 'most powerful man in the world' fall to his knees?
    2:32 First impressions of Amber Heard during her trial
    11:04 Would you date Elon Musk?
    17:15 When Elon first became interested in Amber
    19:13 Sofia met Elon Musk
    21:42 Eccentric Billionaire stories
    26:17 Lauren Sanchez and Jeff Bezos
    28:54 Elon Musk’s beautiful mother
    33:37 Elon Musk cries over Amber Heard in a Rolling Stone article
    42:40 Amber Heard in Elon Musk’s biography
    49:02 Rumors!!!
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    • 56 min
    Jojo Siwa & Ranking Different Bad Girl Eras

    Jojo Siwa & Ranking Different Bad Girl Eras

    This week we explore the various bad girl (and good girl) eras of pop stars, and how one can do a bad girl era "right". We then take a mini deep dive into Jojo Siwa, her current "rebrand" and what her life has been like up until her "bad girl era"
    Timestamps:
    3:52 Well done bad girl eras
    13:06 Poorly done bad girl eras
    25:15 From bad girl to good girl switches
    29:10 Diving into Jojo Siwa
    54:52 Oddly, Jojo Siwa has blind items
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    What Industry Plants Are, And Why Chappell Roan Isn't One

    What Industry Plants Are, And Why Chappell Roan Isn't One

    This week I explore your favorite artist's favorite artist! Chappell Roan is a rising star shot out of a cannon and we dive all into her start, her upbringing, her musical history, and more. We also take on the "industry plant" allegations that seem to hit every new artist lately. What does this word mean? And does it apply to Chappell?
    3:28 Spotify is deffo pushing certain artists
    9:24 Diving into if “industry plants” are real
    14:00 Is Lorde an “industry plant” case study?
    27:19 Getting into Chappell Roan 
    44:02 Drag Drama!
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    • 55 min
    Chatting Paranormal and Witchy Celebrity Topics with Steffany Strange

    Chatting Paranormal and Witchy Celebrity Topics with Steffany Strange

    I chat with Steffany Strange in this episode about a host of paranormal topics! From celebrities needing energetic protection as they rise in fame, to celebrities who have converted from the paranormal to Christianity, to randonautica stories and more!

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Charli XCX is a Bratty Pop Prodigy

    Charli XCX is a Bratty Pop Prodigy

    Today we kickoff Brat Summer by exploring the Brat Charli XCX album and all about Charli! From her wild raving teenage years, to her dating history, blind items and more. Also, we talk a bit in this episode about all of the summer pop girlies and the differences and similarities between them!
    0:00 Intro and thoughts on pop stars this summer
    3:36 Pop girls are being very lyrically authentic lately
    9:35 Intro and early childhood of Charli XCX
    19:05 16 year old Charli gets into the rave scene
    31:00 Charli XCX vs. the music industry
    38:36 Diving into the ‘diss tracks’ 
    52:25 Charli’s dating history
    54:04 Charli XCX is an internet girl
    1:06:33 Her blind items
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    • 1 hr 21 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
49 Ratings

49 Ratings

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This pod is treat for the ears each week, thanks for all the podcasts makes my life less mundane each week! Sending love from Ireland ☘️💕

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