Nov 11, 2021

Sacheen Littlefeather - Edan‘s 1 Cool Indigenous Gal

Edan talks about the life of Sacheen Littlefeather before and after refusing Marlon Brando's Oscar for The Godfather. We also talk about drum circles, sweat lodges and casting more Indigenous People in films and TV. 

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Oct 25, 2021

Bianca Majolie -Elyssa‘s 1 Cool Disney Gal

Elyssa wraps up Disney Gal Month with the wonderful history of the first woman hired in the Disney Story Department. Bianca Majolie was behind many of the "Silly Symphonies" and your favorite characters. She brought the heart instead of the pranks to the Disney stories. She was also the only girl in the room. 

 

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Oct 21, 2021

Jennifer Lee - Leah‘s 1 Cool Disney Gal

Leah talks about one of her favorite creators that is working right now as the Head of Disney Animation, Jennifer Lee. How did she get the gig? Co-directing a $1.28 Billion Box Office doesn't hurt. Frozen creator, Jennifer Lee has an amazing story the ties together sisters, fear, and getting the story right. Also, do you wanna build a snowman? It doesn't have to be a snowman.

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Oct 4, 2021

Adriana Caselotti - Bonnie‘s 1 Cool Disney Gal

It's the start of Disney Gals Month and Bonnie starts us off wondering why Donald Duck doesn't have pants but Mickey Mouse does. Oh! And we talk about the Disney Legend, the voice of Snow White, Adriana Caselotti. 

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Oct 5, 2020

Elvira - Bonnie’s 1 Cool Scary Gal

It's the start of Scary Gals Month! Each gal pal gets to pick a gal that think this represents scary. Bonnie starts us of with the Mistress of the Dark who overcame painful scars to owning show the world her "assets." Cassandra Peterson, and her persona Elvira, brought the camp and the body positivity. Learn more about the amazing Cassandra on this week's show!

 

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Jul 14, 2020

Betty Boop - Denise’s 1 Cool Cartoon Thing

Denise talks about the creation and evolution of the 1920's animated flapper girl, Betty Boop. With it being the 2020's perhaps it's time for Betty to get a modern makeover!

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Jul 6, 2020

Wonder Woman - Leah’s 1 Cool Cartoon Thing

It's the start of a new research theme! The Gal Pals are talking woman in cartoons and Dr. Leah Leach gets us started with the weird and wonderful history of Wonder Woman. Learn about why she was created, what her powers are, and what her 2 weaknesses are. It will all surprise you! 

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Jun 29, 2020

Alison Bechdel - Leah’s 1 Cool LGBTQ+ Thing

Leah talks about the cartoonist who took her lesbian life and turned it into a New York Times Bestseller, a Tony award-winning musical, and a famous movie test. There is much more to Alison Bechdel than the Bechdel test. 

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Apr 20, 2020

Gilda Radner - Bonnie’s 1 Cool Funny Gal

Funny gals month continues! The gal-pals tell their favorite jokes, fall in love with an adorable dog named Sparkle, and share their love of the one and only Gilda Radner. 

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Apr 17, 2020

Lucille Ball - Katie’s 1 Cool Funny Gal

Katie’s cat became so inspired by hearing Lucille Ball’s story that mid-show she began to direct Katie’s action. She’s now the show purr-ducer.

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