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Inside the Closet

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You won't believe what NYC comedians Emma Willmann and Matteo Lane talk about Inside the Closet. Join comics Emma and Matteo as they share their experiences of being gay comics in mainstream culture.

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You won't believe what NYC comedians Emma Willmann and Matteo Lane talk about Inside the Closet. Join comics Emma and Matteo as they share their experiences of being gay comics in mainstream culture.

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You guys rock!

By Upset Exmo - Nov 20 2019
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What I like the most is how spontaneous you guys are! Just love it!!! Keep it up!!!

So good!

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Love and listen every week!!

iTunes Ratings

1080 Ratings
Average Ratings
1013
31
12
11
13

You guys rock!

By Upset Exmo - Nov 20 2019
Read more
What I like the most is how spontaneous you guys are! Just love it!!! Keep it up!!!

So good!

By 907Alex - Nov 02 2019
Read more
Love and listen every week!!

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Inside the Closet

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You won't believe what NYC comedians Emma Willmann and Matteo Lane talk about Inside the Closet. Join comics Emma and Matteo as they share their experiences of being gay comics in mainstream culture.

Rank #1: Swinging by Rachel Maddow's

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Is it an episode of #InsideTheCloset without revealing stories? Absolutely not, that's what you Closeteers tune in for. This week, we find out about the time Emma nearly became a voodoo priestess, and Matteo used gay thirst to get medical treatment. We're also bringing you updates about London, and Emma is shopping a show (there's of course a part for Matteo.) Also, if anyone has a hook up for Rachel Maddow, let us know! Remember to rate, subscribe, and follow us on Instagram.

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Oct 17 2019

56mins

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Rank #2: Legally Gay

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Emma and Matteo catch up on their travels to DC and the Bahamas. Both consider the legality of homosexuality in different countries, and do a deep dive into some of the news about Kevin Heart, Ellen, and Louis CK. Plus, we've got our first dating app to review! If you're a $10 patron, message us and we'll let you know how to get your profile reviewed. In the meantime, please remember to rate and subscribe #InsideTheCloset

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Jan 10 2019

45mins

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Rank #3: Gleeking Out w/ Kevin McHale

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This week we're totally gleeking out, because we have Kevin McHale (@Kevinmchale) on #InsideTheCloset. Kevin talks to us about the transition from boy band member, to TV star, and we talk about the DECADE since Glee's premiere. We also get into inappropriate funeral behavior, and are starting a band. Please remember to rate and subscribe!

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Jun 13 2019

1hr 5mins

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Rank #4: Big Tooth Energy W/ Bob the Drag Queen

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#InsideTheCloset finally did the impossible! We tricked Bob the Drag Queen into being on our show. We get into her origin story, drag cruises, and have Bob weigh in on a debate that's been going on for almost a year now on Inside The Closet. Plus, we decide what age we all want to die at!

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Apr 11 2019

1hr

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Rank #5: The Lesbians of Rochester

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Emma and Matteo finally have a chance to catch up on this episode of #InsideTheCloset. Emma and Canada are donezo, but she had a great time at the GLAAD awards. Matteo is looking for free flights to Spain, and his boyfriend will be here in two weeks! We explain that you shouldn't grope people, and special shout out to our fan Luke!   Follow Emma - @EmmaWillmann http://www.emmacomedy.com/     Follow Matteo - @MatteoLane https://www.matteolanecomedy.com/

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Apr 26 2018

53mins

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Rank #6: Fairy Drag Mother w/ Miz Cracker

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You've heard about her on the show, and this week we're joined by Miz Cracker and her emotional support human Katelyn. These two are all over the New York drag scene, and they give us a crash course in drag, starting out, and how to really deal with a heckler. Emma and Matteo even get into the overlap of drag and comedy, namely that no one should start doing either. 

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Feb 15 2018

52mins

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Rank #7: The Douche Dilemma

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#InsideTheCloset is coming to you from the West coast this week in beautiful Los Angeles! While Emma and Matteo get ready for Drag Con, they dive into their strengths and weaknesses when it comes to dating, the new Aladdin movie, and explore the WeHo Equinox. Emma has a surprisingly warm reception at a sex shop, Matteo gets real about circuit parties, and you can catch them both at the Virgil tonight (5/23) if you're quick enough to get those tickets! Here's the link http://www.thevirgil.com/calendar/2019/5/23/early-show-matteo-lane, and as always please remember to rate and subscribe.

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May 23 2019

49mins

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Rank #8: In Bed with Jessica Kirson

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This week #InsideTheCloset crawls into bed with the hysterically funny Jessica Kirson (@jessykirson). While still on the boat, we're talking about Jews, gays, gay Jews, and emotional support foods. We also talk about stage presence, and how fleeting the feeling of being on stage is for comics. This is such a fun episode, and if you enjoy it as much as we did we hope you'll follow us on instagram (@insidetheclosetpodcast) and rate/subscribe!

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Aug 30 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #9: Fat Shaming the Teapot

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#InsideTheCloset is serving up some hot takes this week. Emma and Matteo share their thoughts on Cardi B V Nicki Minaj, Serena Williams V the US Open, and an article about their Netflix specials. We find out Emma's parents were manipulating her with breakfast sugar, and that Billie Jean King has a thing for mustachioed Italian homosexuals (ie Matteo).    Follow Emma - @EmmaWillmann http://www.emmacomedy.com/

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Sep 13 2018

1hr 2mins

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Rank #10: Scissor Sisters w/ Gale

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You've heard the stories, and now Gale is finally on #InsideTheCloset! Gale tells us about retreating into the woods to become fully lesbian, Matteo talks about Mariah's big announcement, and Emma gets into scissoring (again). Plus, everyone calls their crush LIVE!    See us live at  the Vegas Comedy Cellar     Tickets for Matteo (4/26 - 4/29) - http://www.comedycellar.com/line-up/las-vegas/?_date=%0D%0A%09%09%09%09%09%09%091524700800    Tickets for Emma (4/20 - 4/22) - https://wicf.com/view/performers/act/emma-willmann/   Follow - @EmmaWillmann http://www.emmacomedy.com/     Follow Matteo - @MatteoLane https://www.matteolanecomedy.com/   Follow Gale - @Gladster69   Follow New York City PodFest - @NYCPodfest

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Apr 19 2018

54mins

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Rank #11: Homophobic Hate Mail

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Emma and Matteo dish on how to handle a partner's sudden switch in sexual behavior, explains grinder to straight people, cat fishing, Emma's Craigslist date, and Matteo's recent excursions abroad. And, hate mail.

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Sep 14 2017

43mins

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Rank #12: Failing The Abstinence Test

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We've got another Los Angeles edition of #InsideTheCloset with our very special guest, Fortune Feimster (@FortuneFeimster). She walks us through her time on Drag Race, and gives us a behind the scenes look at what it's like to be a judge. Then we discuss Matteo's twink days, Emma's failed abstinence test, and the people in comedy we love the most. Be sure to check out Fortune's podcast, Sincerely Fortune. And as always, please remember to rate and subscribe

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May 30 2019

1hr 3mins

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Rank #13: Sugar Pusher w/ Robyn Schaal

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This week #InsideTheCloset welcomes our good friend Robyn Schall (@robynschallcomic) back to the pod! Robyn talks food, sugar, and personal training including a BONKERS story about New York Sports Club. We also get to the bottom of appropriate hotel room bookings while in a relationship. Come see us live, follow our Instagram, and remember to rate and subscribe!

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Oct 10 2019

49mins

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Rank #14: The Bitch In Part 1 Featuring Aunt Cindy, Cousin Megan, and Cousin Kelly

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#InsideTheCloset is happy to announce our first ever two part event! You've heard about them before, but Matteo finally brought in his cousins Megan and Kelly, and the LEGENDARY Aunt Cindy! Emma gets a chance to compare notes on her WASPy upbringing to the Lane Family's Italian everything. Plus, stories about Matteo's childhood!   Follow Emma - @EmmaWillmann http://www.emmacomedy.com/     Follow Matteo - @MatteoLane https://www.matteolanecomedy.com/   Follow Kelly - @k10neb   Follow Megan - @mbrowley and @Megan Brownley   Follow Princess Cupcake Warrior - @PCupcakeWarrior   Become a Patron - https://www.patreon.com/ITC   Follow us on Facebook at Inside The Closet Podcast, and send your

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Aug 02 2018

47mins

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Rank #15: Gay Conversion Therapist w/ Bowen Yang

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Ever wondered what it would be like to have a conversion therapist, who might be gay? Emma and Matteo sit down with hilarious friend, actor, comedian, and producer: Bowen Yang to talk about his experience coming out, bombing at sexting, deep throating hot dogs, setting Emma up with Lindsey Lohan and Bowens gay (?) conversion therapist.

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Sep 28 2017

50mins

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Rank #16: Blow Job Advice w/ Carly Aquilino

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Our special guest this week is Carly Aquilino! She tells us all about her boyfriend Matt. Plus, Emma reminisces about giving blow jobs and Matteo might be dying. Then we get to your questions about bottoming, labels, and spirituality.

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Dec 14 2017

1hr 1min

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Rank #17: The World of Patti!

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Patti's back on #InsideTheCloset! You can hear him (and follow him @legalminor) come in during last week's episode, and he's ready to talk about his big moment on Drag Race, announce he's working on some music, and finally put the topic of who works harder at sex to bed. Plus, we get 2 special guest callers!

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Apr 04 2019

1hr 1min

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Rank #18: Zelda and the Nude Beach

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Emma and Matteo are finishing up their cruise on this week's episode of #InsideTheCloset. With the exception of a few complaints regarding the buffet, it's been an amazing time! There were nude beaches, and shows, and Kristen Chenoweth. We also try to figure out how much money it takes to work with someone you hate. Follow the pod on instagram (@insidetheclosetpodcast) and don't forget to rate and subscribe!

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Aug 22 2019

41mins

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Rank #19: Single, Desperate and Full of Rage

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#InsideTheCloset has some exciting news! Matteo, now single, got double new dick, and is going celibate for a little bit. Emma did Colbert and challenges America’s understanding of gender. And now, we’ve got a fun new ingredient to our mix: blinding rage.

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Dec 13 2018

46mins

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Rank #20: Brewing Balls

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Emma and Matteo answer their first question from a listener! Matteo dishes about his recent hook up in Italy, getting hit on by Clay Aiken, while Emma hashes out her gender identity issues and tries to make the case that there is not always come in balls - only when it is brewing for sex.

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Sep 21 2017

41mins

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