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Joe and Babe #1001: Back On The Couch

The Joe and Babe Show

You see?  We told you we’d be back!

For our first not-scheduled-at-all podcast episode in the new era of QTalk America, Joe and Babe are back on the couch in Studio J and chat about all the goings-on since they last got together.

Babe went to Vegas, Joe went to NOLA, but what happened on those trips _stays_ on those trips!  Find out if Joe is turning into a lesbian, why he waited in line (again) for the iPhone 5[S], what they both think of all the political stuff that’s gone on since August, along with the news of a big, beautiful sign for the Melrose District on 7th Ave in CenPho.

All this and a lot more in this audio-only episode!  (We actually recorded video, but Joe screwed up the focus and the whole thing is blurry – so much forgotten after not doing regular podcasts!)

Gayborhood Friends #23: The final Show

Gayborhood Friends

After 23 weeks, Afeelya Bunz, Bryce Matheson, Eric Carrol and Vixen say good-bye. Bringing in past guest who share their favorite moments, this show was too much fun in 2 hours. A happy ending with great friends was the only way to do the last show. Good Night and be kind to yourselves and others.

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Joe and Babe #1000: Does It Really Get Better?

The Joe and Babe Show

We skipped a few numbers, since this is our last “regularly scheduled” episode, and it’s time to “go out” in style!

Before we get all crazy and stuff, our guest on this “last” episode is Dr. Patrick Grzanka from Barrett, The Honors College at Arizona State University.  He’s an Honors Faculty Fellow (read: Professor) and is an interdisciplinary social scientist, with specific work in gender studies, queer studies and the relationships between science and sexuality, among many others.

We talk with Dr. Grzanka about his recent article regarding the It Gets Better Project and how the media tends to shine the spotlight on event(s) and then society tends to turn those news stories into massive undertakings.  Specifically, gay teen suicides have always been occurring, but only the media putting a spotlight on it made society take it to the next level.  And, more controversially, race plays into this as well…for all the details and the great discussion, listen in!  (Here’s the link to his upcoming book he discussed during the show.)

We had the Studio A Lounge filled with fans watching and listening LIVE, which was awesome, plus our good friend Dixe Flatline stopped by to be our fabulous mixologist for some great beverages!  And, man-about-town (and the network) Clayton McKee stopped by to break up the psychological discussion and move the show in a more festive direction.  You’ve gotta watch or listen for all the fun!!!

And so yes, it’s our last regularly scheduled episode.  From here on out, we’ll produce episodes periodically and when they might be of interest to the community at large.  In fact, the QTalk America studio complex is closing, but the network continues to live on and some of your favorite shows will continue to be produced on a regular basis.

As the person who’s writing this post, and who also started QTalk America several years ago, I’d like to thank everyone who has been involved who has given their time, energy, talent and resources to making QTalk America into what it is today.  And especially, to our ‘core group’ which includes Clayton McKee and my wonderful co-host and friend Babe Caylor!

Please continue to check out QTalk America and its shows and help us work on building this incredible LGBT talk media network!

Thank you,

Joe Dugandzic
QTalk America Founder

Gayborhood Friends #22: A Brighter Future

Gayborhood Friends
This Week Afeelya Bunz and Baby Bear Bryce invite some highly influential member of the LGBTQ community of Phoenix Arizona, Kado Stewart, Donald Smith and Stacey Jay Cavaliere. These 3 individuals each shared their life stories on growing up and how they became involved in the youth organization 1n10. Kado also shared how she started the annual LGBTQ Camp for youth and how involved the Phoenix community is, which also include Stacey and Donald.
These three individuals along with many giving our LGBTQ Youth a Brighter Future.

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Gayborhood Friends #21: A Sway into leather

Gayborhood Friends

This week Afeelya Bunz and Baby Bear Bryce welcome 2 highly involved individuals who help plan special event through Arizona. Natalie who is one of Phoenix’s belove and popular lesbians, who is currently employeed with SWAY event, entertainer coordinator for Phx Pride and is very involved in many different organization in Phoenix. Dorian Stinson, employeed with Kevin Dow Promotions, who is the current Mister Phoenix Leather Cub, also a adult entertainer/model. Both sharing the same interested in their work, but both so different in lifestyles. Watch or listen as they share with our Hosts. Also Skyping in this week is funny lady Lucinda Holiday aka Larry Moore, sharing his life adventures and us more about Made For A Queen and Moore Jerky Please.

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Workin’ it OUT #28: The Drinking Game

Workin' it OUT with Ernesto and GeneErnesto is out again!!!! WTF.  No worries.  The rest of the crew jumped in and picked up the slack.  This week along with Gene, Nate and Eric is the hilarious Ray Howard.  Learn about Ray’s recent trip and why he hates airplane bathrooms.  St8 N8 gives us movie reviews, and Gene Moore gives some sound advise.  On this show we play the drinking game.  Listen in for the rules.  We are surprised anyone is still standing.

Gayborhood Friends #20: Shim so crazy

Gayborhood Friends

This week Afeelya Bunz and Baby Bear Bryce welcome internet sensation Freddy Prince Charming and Felicia Minor from “Let have a FeFe” internet show

The Cast got familiar with their guest as they talked about their personal lives and about the internet show. They got to witness the raw relationship between these two and that will have you laughing through out the show.

Afeelya and Bryce also got to speak to Steve Eric, of Gay Day, where he told them about the upcoming event in Las Vegas and whats in store for the future events.

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Workin’ It OUT #27: Synopsis

Workin' it OUT with Ernesto and GeneThis week on Workin’ it OUT with Ernesto and Gene:  Entertainment Producer and Comedian Sidney Smith stops by the studio!!!  Learn about Sidney’s recent return to Phoenix, his shows in the local comedy scene and his big plans for the future.  Str8 Nate give us a “synopsis” of Lindsay Lohan’s new movie, Gene takes on a man and his viagra and Ernesto deals with the bombs of romance.  Love is a battle field.