Sep 30, 2019

Carrie Fisher - Leah’s 1 Cool Movie Thing

Leah closes out movie month talking about her unexpected role model and weird connection to Carrie Fisher. Hilarious stories about Star Wars, Paul Simon, Debbie Reynolds, and acid-tripping with Cary Grant. You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll learn why you can’t wear underwear in space.   

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Sep 27, 2019

Kate’s Take Flashback - Howl’s Moving Castle

Tieing into Denise's 1 Cool Movie Thing we flashback to the first-ever Gal's Guide produced podcast, Kate's Take. You may know her as Dr. Leah Leach now but back in the day, she was known as Kate Chaplin. In this episode, Kate dives deep into themes of beauty and old age by exploring the film Howl's Moving Castle. 

Original airdate: January 26, 2017, of Kate's Take: Reloaded

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2017/01/26/howls-moving-castle-kates-take-podcast/

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Sep 23, 2019

Helen Mirren - Denise’s 1 Cool Movie Thing

Denise talks about Dame Helen Mirren as leads a fantastic conversation on ageism in Hollywood. Why is it that male actors over 40 get 80% of the leading roles? Why is it that actresses have their resume tossed aside if it reads over 40? We're answering the world's problems but we're also not sure if Hot in Cleveland is still on air. Someone call Betty White stat!! 

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Sep 20, 2019

Kate’s Take Flashback - Wonder Woman

Tieing into our women in movies research we flashback to the first-ever Gal's Guide produced podcast, Kate's Take. You may know her as Dr. Leah Leach now but back in the day, she was known as Kate Chaplin. In this episode, Kate gets in-depth and deeply personal with her reflections on the 2017 Wonder Woman starring Gal Gadot. Transcription is available of this episode available and the link below.  

Original airdate: November 16, 2017, of Kate's Take: Reloaded

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2017/11/16/wonder-woman-kates-take-podcast/

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Sep 18, 2019

Gal’s Guide NEWS - September 18, 2019

News and updates from the Gal’s Guide Library and Research Center for September 18, 2019. Brought to you by popcorn.  

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"NewsSting" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
Licence: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Sep 16, 2019

Are Romantic Comedies Bad For Women? - Katie’s 1 Cool Movie Thing

Katie rebels and brings research, statistics, and insight to start a lively discussion on how helpful or harmful romantic comedies are for real relationships. The gal-pals also travel back in time and ask the existential question, "Is a hot dog a sandwich?" 

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Sep 13, 2019

Kate’s Take Flashback - Top 5 Films Directed By Women

Tieing into our women in movies research we flashback to the first-ever Gal's Guide produced podcast, Kate's Take. You may know her as Dr. Leah Leach now but back in the day, she was known as Kate Chaplin. In this episode, Kate celebrates #WomenDirectorAwarenessMonth by looking at the top 5 films #directedbywomen that influenced her life.

Original airdate: September 28, 2017, of Kate's Take: Reloaded

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2017/09/28/kates-take-top-5-films-directed-by-women/

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Sep 9, 2019

Kathleen Shannon - Bonnie’s 1 Cool Movie Thing

Birthday girl, Bonnie starts off movie month with a Kathleen Shannon a Canadian film director and producer who founded Studio D. Government funded this film studio was dedicated to women filmmakers, a first in the world. Fellow gal-pals, Leah Leach, Katie Harris and Denise Jaeckel also start voting for Syphilis again. Anything can happen on this show and we have the t-shirts to prove it! (Psst…. visit our Red Bubble shop). #DirectedbyWomen

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Aug 9, 2019

YGF Flashback - Lucille Ball

And now for something completely different! Tieing into advertising month in a comical way, discover the gal who made one of the funniest commercial skits (Vitameatavegimin anyone?) and who also sold products ranging from cars to refrigerators and even cigarettes. America's favorite red-head for decades it's the life of comedian Lucille Ball on this Your Gal Friday flashback episode. 

Original airdate: May 2018 Ep #32 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2018/05/18/lucille-ball-your-gal-friday/

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Aug 5, 2019

Miss Representation - Bonnie’s 1 Cool Advertising Thing

What do Old Spice, Apple, Geico have in common? There are all ways that Leah found to introduce our gal-pals Bonnie Fillenwarth, Katie Harris and 16-year-old new-comer Kami Leach. After paying tribute to the amazing ladies of advertising, Bonnie starts us off by talking about the eye-opening documentary Miss Representation and what it says about how advertising changes our culture and how we see ourselves.

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