Private Parts Unknown (the podcast formerly known as Reality Bytes) is a comedy-sex-travel podcast uncovering stories of love & sexuality around the world. Best friends Courtney Kocak & Sofiya Alexandra bring you along as they traipse from country to country exploring sex, relationships, dating & different types of food poisoning. Private Parts Unknown is a proud member of Pleasure Podcasts. For network details, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ashley Madison: Why Women Cheat
For the 33rd episode of Private Parts Unknown, your hosts Courtney Kocak & Sofiya Alexandra speak to an Ashley Madison member going by the alias of "Nikki" & do a deep dive into why women cheat. We also chat with Ashley Madison's Chief Strategy Officer Paul Keable, as well as their Communications Director Isabella Mise, who coauthored "The Good Wife Study" on female infidelity. You're gonna want to check your presumptions at the door for this one!
The Intersection of Redlining & Art
For the 32nd episode of Private Parts Unknown, your hosts Courtney Kocak & Sofiya Alexandra welcome standup comedian & artist Greg Edwards for an interesting look at his redline art series. We dig into the inspiration for his series & the conversations that have come from it, the reality of racist lending practices, if you eat pussy you're on the right side of history, interracial dating & how you can scar little kids with grownup prejudice, why listening is the key to being a better ally & more.
Sex Work, White Supremacy & Happy Ending Massages
For the 31st episode of Private Parts Unknown, your hosts Courtney Kocak & Sofiya Alexandra welcome writer/podcaster/activist/sex worker extraordinaire Selena the Stripper for a primer on how racism operates at your local strip club. We explore the nuances of discrimination within sex work, the complexities of labor organizing within the sex industry, being a sex worker & also a sex client, erotic massage as a way to heal sexual trauma, how to be a better ally & more.
Everyone Has the Power to Let Someone In
For the 30th episode of Private Parts Unknown, your hosts Courtney Kocak & Sofiya Alexandra welcome podcaster Miles Gray for a funny & empowering conversation about how you can participate in the anti-racist movement of liberation in small ways that actually have a big impact. We dig into the power of language, leveraging your privilege for good, white privilege is choosing comfort over conflict (at the expense of others), The Office as a metaphor for how white supremacy works & so much more.
Yes & That's Racist
For the 29th episode of Private Parts Unknown, your hosts Courtney Kocak & Sofiya Alexandra welcome actor, comedian & podcaster Jacquis Neal for a briefing on the way racism works at your favorite improv theater, probably. We explore the systemic racism built into even well-meaning institutions like UCB, the reality that a good artist doesn't necessarily make for a good business person, the complicated perceptions of interracial relationships, why someone needs to make a "Google is free" t-shirt & more.
Hoe Summer, Scammers & Why You Shouldn't Give Your Money to Shaun King
For the 28th episode of Private Parts Unknown, your hosts Courtney Kocak & Sofiya Alexandra welcome comedian & writer Ashley Ray for some lowkey Seven Mountains/Life Goals University CHURCH about why you shouldn't give your money to Shaun King — plus, what to do instead! We also discuss scammers more broadly, OG pegging (pre-Broad City), leading her school's GSA, her mom coming out in her 60s, founding the FB group Hoe Summer, Beyoncé's Lemonade as a love letter to Black women & so much more.
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I absolutely love listening to this incredible woman take my mind to a different places often literally with a different prospective in the wonderful world of sex. Thank you ladies keep up the good work especially during this pandemic.
I definitely don’t want the kitten babies, dog babies, or human babies to die, so here I am GLADLY reviewing this SUPER RAD podcast. You ladies have been a true quarantine delight making me laugh, think, expand my perspective, and take action. THANK YOU! Now... the puppies are ok, right?
I JUST met this podcast 🌈 and turns out I was missing out on a lot. I can relate to so much of the stuff all these different people have shared on this podcast. I have also changed my opinion on some things. Cannot leave a comment without acknowledging what a great voice the hosts have, you women are great ⛈