Bad in Bed: The Queer Sex Podcast is a sex-positive podcast hosted by sex educators and journalists Bobby Box (he/him) and Gabrielle Kassel (she/her). Every week, the two tackle a topic near and dear to their hearts and loins, sharing their (s)experiences and chatting with industry experts. From sex toys, strap-on sex, and fisting, to sexual identity, painful sex, and loose g******s, Bad in Bed is the (queer) sex ed you never had, but always wanted and deserved!
Kink with Lina Dune (@AskASub)
In the season two finale, Gabrielle (@gabriellekassel) and Bobby (@bybobbybox) talk boundaries before being joined by Lina Dune, the brilliant and elusive educator behind the massively popular online persona Ask A Sub. The three discuss how to communicate your kinks, what dom/sub space feels like and delve into Dune’s relationship as a 24/7 collared sub.
Queering Sex Toys with Kristen Tribby
Gabby (@gabriellekassel) and Bobby (@bybobbybox) begging the episode with an honest chat about anxious attachment theory regarding bisexuality before being joined by Kristen Tribby, the Head of Global Marketing at Fun Factory, about the ever-evolving world of sex toys. They discuss why people should adopt a non-linear mindset regarding sex, the hottest sex toy trends during the pandemic, and queering sex toys for all orientations and gender identities.
Geography and Queerness With Kai Werder and Vivian McCall
Gabby (@gabriellekassel) and Bobby (@bybobbybox) invite sex educator Kai Werder and senior producer of the Bad in Bed podcast Vivian McCall for a roundtable talk on how location impacts queerness and hookup culture. They discuss whether queers are sluttier in the city, what it’s like navigating queerness in a rural town, and much, much more.
Sex and Drag with Tynomi Banks
Gabby (@gabriellekassel) and Bobby (@bybobbybox) talk about the queer tradition of friends pre-approving nudes before chatting with legendary drag performer Tynomi Banks (@tynomibanks) about sex in drag, what it’s like navigating dating apps as a gay celebrity, and whether Tynomi feels sexiest in or out of drag.
Purity Culture with Erica Smith
Gabby (@gabriellekassel) and Bobby (@bybobbybox) open the episode with a frank discussion about taking nudes before inviting sex educator and the creator of the Purity Culture Dropout Program Erica Smith to talk about the adverse effects of growing up with purity culture, how it specifically effects queer people, as well as advice on how to identify and unlearn its harmful messaging.
The "Top Shortage" with Tuck Malloy
In this week’s episode, Gabby (@gabriellekassel) and Bobby (@bybobbybox) discuss their rub with Tik Tok before bringing on holistic sex educator Tuck Malloy in a roundtable talk about the notorious top shortage in the queer community.Produced by Vivian McCall (@pansyisgay), this episode is sponsored by Fun Factory (@funfactory). Music from Hot Machine, a project from Philadelphia musicians Star Moles and Rubber Band Gun.
Amazing show!! Just found it and binged every episode
how have I been unaware of this pod for so long?? I’m only 2 episodes in and it’s my new favorite. can’t wait to binge the rest of them in less than a week.
Such a fun podcast!
Gabrielle is such a great host and so fun to listen to! The queer representation is amazing 😍🏳️🌈