Oct 11, 2019

Your Gal Friday Flashback - Katherine Johnson

Tieing into our Leah's 1 Cool STEM thing from earlier this week, our flashback episode is about another child prodigy whose math calculations were pivotal to the Space Race. We're making math a ton of fun and bringing you the life and legacy of Hidden Figure, Katherine Johnson on this Your Gal Friday Flashback episode. 

Original airdate: February 16, 2018 Ep #23 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2018/02/16/katherine-johnson-your-gal-friday/

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Aug 30, 2019

YGF Flashback - Babe Didrikson Zaharias

Tieing into our research theme is a gal who with the help of advertising and reporters made herself a legend. Babe Didrikson Zaharias played so many sports, including Olympic track and field, bowling, baseball, basketball, golf and even challenged Babe Ruth to a boxing match. You are in for a ride on this week's Your Gal Friday Flashback episode. 

Original airdate: August 2018 Ep #43 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2018/08/24/babe-didrikson-zaharias-your-gal-friday/

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Aug 23, 2019

YGF Flashback - Madam CJ Walker

Tieing into our research theme, Madam CJ Walker used advertising to sell her hair-care line making her one of the richest African-American women. Truly rags to riches story...and also soon to be a Netflix special starring Octavia Spencer. 

Original airdate: October 2017 Ep #18 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2017/10/13/madam-cj-walker-your-gal-friday/

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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 2, 2019

YGF Flashback - Joan Jett

Tieing into Katie's love for Dolly Parton's business mind, discover a fantastic business mind in the punk and Rock n' Roll world. Joan Jett is week's Your Gal Friday Flashback episode. 

Original airdate: July 2018 Ep #38 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2018/07/06/joan-jett-your-gal-friday/

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Jul 26, 2019

YGF Flashback - Ella Fitzgerald

Tieing into the gal pals covering cool music gals learn about the jazz performer whose longevity is due to her tenacity and also Marilyn Monroe. Discover the life and legacy of Ella Fitzgerald in this Your Gal Friday Flashback episode. 

Original airdate: June 30, 2017 Ep #5 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2017/06/30/ella-fitzgerald-your-gal-friday/

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Jul 19, 2019

YGF Flashback - Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Tieing into the gal pals covering cool music gals, we've got a fantastic flashback episode that will amaze you about the true birth of Rock n' Roll.  Learn about all about the inventor of Rock n' Roll, Sister Rosetta Tharpe in this Your Gal Friday Flashback episode. 

Original airdate: June 2018 Ep #37 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras: https://galsguide.org/2018/06/29/sister-rosetta-tharpe-your-gal-friday/

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Jun 21, 2019

YGF Flashback - Film Pioneers (Alice Guy Blache, Lois Weber, Dorothy Arzner and Margaret Booth)

Tieing into Bonnie's 1 Cool LGBT Thing about the Hollywood actress Alla Nazimova is this older episode of our sister show, Your Gal Friday. Staying in early Hollywood, this episode covers four amazing film gals who set the stage for what film is today. Dorothy Arzner, is a big part of LGBT history as she was a director, writer, invented the boom mic, and also had a 40-year relationship with Marion Morgan. Learn about all these amazing film gals on this special YGF Flashback episode. 

Original air date: Aug 2017 Ep #10 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras: https://galsguide.org/2017/08/11/film-pioneers-your-gal-friday/

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Jun 7, 2019

YGF Flashback - Ellen DeGeneres

Tieing into Leah's 1 Cool Thing about comedian Moms Mabley, let's keep the comedy coming with this older episode of our sister show, Your Gal Friday. Learn about the life and legacy of another comedian, Ellen DeGeneres. 

Original air date: June 2018 Ep #34 of Your Gal Friday

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May 31, 2019

YGF Flashback - Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Tieing into Katie's 1 Cool Thing about the Helen Thomas is this older episode of our sister show, Your Gal Friday. Learn about the life and legacy of another gal who shoots straight-from-the-hip in Washington, Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg. 

Original air date: March 2019 Ep #48 of Your Gal Friday

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