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Throwing Shade

Updated 30 days ago

Rank #142 in Comedy category

Comedy
Health
News & Politics
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Throwing Shade is the political comedy podcast hosted by Erin Gibson and Bryan Safi who deliver their fresh takes on pop culture, women’s rights, and LGBT rights with hilarity and vulgarity. Spend your Thursdays with the podcast called "the perfect combination of silly, intelligent, cynical and charming" by Entertainment Weekly and "Oprah's #1 pick" by an iTunes reviewer who is not Oprah.

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Throwing Shade is the political comedy podcast hosted by Erin Gibson and Bryan Safi who deliver their fresh takes on pop culture, women’s rights, and LGBT rights with hilarity and vulgarity. Spend your Thursdays with the podcast called "the perfect combination of silly, intelligent, cynical and charming" by Entertainment Weekly and "Oprah's #1 pick" by an iTunes reviewer who is not Oprah.

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4111 Ratings
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3784
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103

So glad Paul Lynde is still working!

By PuckerTits - May 30 2019
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I like the lady who’s kind of dating her dad, too!

Favorite source for Lori Laughlin updates

By Petannm - May 23 2019
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The only podcast you’ll ever need for anything and everything. So much love for Erin and Bryan.

iTunes Ratings

4111 Ratings
Average Ratings
3784
109
60
55
103

So glad Paul Lynde is still working!

By PuckerTits - May 30 2019
Read more
I like the lady who’s kind of dating her dad, too!

Favorite source for Lori Laughlin updates

By Petannm - May 23 2019
Read more
The only podcast you’ll ever need for anything and everything. So much love for Erin and Bryan.
Cover image of Throwing Shade

Throwing Shade

Updated 30 days ago

Rank #142 in Comedy category

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Throwing Shade is the political comedy podcast hosted by Erin Gibson and Bryan Safi who deliver their fresh takes on pop culture, women’s rights, and LGBT rights with hilarity and vulgarity. Spend your Thursdays with the podcast called "the perfect combination of silly, intelligent, cynical and charming" by Entertainment Weekly and "Oprah's #1 pick" by an iTunes reviewer who is not Oprah.

Rank #1: 390: Caster Semenya & The IAAF, Brunei Backs Down

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This week, Erin talks about South African track star Caster Semenya, who lost an arbitration case with the International Association of Athletics Federations deciding whether her naturally high levels of testosterone should disqualify her from competition. Then, Bryan revisits Brunei’s walking back of the death penalty for gay sex (though still illegal) and how we can keep up the pressure to make an even bigger difference.


And make sure to check out Deeper Shade of Shade on Stitcher Premium, where Bryan and Erin interview their favorite friends of the show. For a free month of listening, go to stitcherpremium.com/shade and use promo code ‘SHADE’.


This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/SHADE code: SHADE), Away (www.awaytravel.com/shade2019 code: SHADE2019), and Going Through It podcast.

May 09 2019
47 mins
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Rank #2: 389: Digital Pride, AARP Loneliness Survey, Quicksilver A.I.

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Bryan and Erin reunite with new haircuts and new opinions on another Throwing Shade! Bryan talks about Digital Pride, the first global LGBTQ pride event taking place online, as well as a 2018 AARP study revealing that gay men over 45 are the most likely to be single. Then, Erin remembers a friend before discussing the huge discrepancy found by the Quicksilver A.I. tool regarding 40,000 prominent scientists (many of whom are female) who are nowhere to be found on Wikipedia.


And make sure to check out Deeper Shade of Shade on Stitcher Premium, where Bryan and Erin interview their favorite friends of the show. For a free month of listening, go to stitcherpremium.com/shade and use promo code ‘SHADE’.




This episode is sponsored by Simple Health (www.simplehealth.com/SHADE code: SHADE), BlueChew (www.bluechew.com code: SHADE), and True Crime Obsessed (www.truecrimeobsessed.com).

May 02 2019
52 mins
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Rank #3: 376: Chris Pratt's Megachurch, Louisiana TRAP Law

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Horror stories of overstarched boxers and more on the latest Throwing Shade! This week, Bryan talks us through Ellen Page’s calling out of Chris Pratt over his Hillsong Church affiliation for their severely anti-LGBTQ views, as well as other controversies that have swirled around the megachurch. Then, Erin tracks the twists and turns of the most recent court rulings regarding the anti-choice TRAP law in Louisiana that, if passed, would make it even more difficult for a woman to obtain an abortion in the state. Plus, recommendations!


And make sure to check out Deeper Shade of Shade on Stitcher Premium, where Bryan and Erin interview their favorite friends of the show. For a free month of listening, go to stitcherpremium.com/shade and use promo code ‘SHADE’.



This episode is sponsored by Miss Grass (www.missgrass.com code: SHADE), Lola (www.mylola.com code: SHADE), Buffy Comforters (www.buffy.co code: SHADE), and Away (www.awaytravel.com/SHADE20 code: SHADE20).

Feb 14 2019
1 hour 1 min
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Rank #4: 384: Chick-fil-A, Idaho’s Child Brides

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On this week’s Throwing Shade, Bryan talks about the recent scandals embroiling fast food chain Chick-fil-A and their continued donations to anti-LGBTQ groups - as well as interesting comments on the matter by South Bend mayor Pete Buttigeig. Then, Erin talks us through Idaho’s alarming number of child brides and why passing legislation to solve the problem might be more difficult than it seems.



And make sure to check out Deeper Shade of Shade on Stitcher Premium, where Bryan and Erin interview their favorite friends of the show. For a free month of listening, go to stitcherpremium.com/shade and use promo code ‘SHADE’.



This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/SHADE code: SHADE), National Network of Abortion Funds (www.bowlathon.nnaf.org), Popchips (www.amazon.com/popchips code: 20SHADE), and Native (www.nativedeodorant.com code: SHADE).

Mar 28 2019
1 hour 2 mins
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Rank #5: 385: Bryan’s Top Ten, Misogyny In Obstetrics

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Bryan and Erin come at you with a Throwing Shade recorded LIVE in Dallas! Bryan shares his top 10 things that have (and haven’t) rocked, including ‘summer penis’ and illegal condo dumping. Then, Erin talks through how rampant misogyny in obstetric medicine has screwed over pregnant women what steps some states have taken to counteract the problem. Later, they tackle questions about everything from taking down the patriarchy to worst habits to favorite presidential nominees. 


And make sure to check out Deeper Shade of Shade on Stitcher Premium, where Bryan and Erin interview their favorite friends of the show. For a free month of listening, go to stitcherpremium.com/shade and use promo code ‘SHADE’.


This episode is sponsored by the National Network of Abortion Funds (www.bowlathon.nnaf.org), Popchips (www.amazon.com/popchips code: 20SHADE), Calm (www.calm.com/SHADE), and BlueChew (www.bluechew.com code: SHADE).

Apr 04 2019
1 hour 31 mins
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Rank #6: 374: Gay Fathers Stigmatized, Surviving R. Kelly

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Bryan struggles to inflate his tires and Erin prophesizes doom for Whole Foods on a brand new Throwing Shade! Bryan discusses a report by the American Academy of Pediatrics revealing that two-thirds of gay fathers are stigmatized despite conclusive findings that there are no differences between children raised by straight and gay couples. Then, Erin uncovers which artists have (and haven’t) spoken out about R. Kelly in the wake of the documentary ‘Surviving R. Kelly,’ which details his long history of predatory behavior, and how the story raises an important point about how society fails black women.


And make sure to check out Deeper Shade of Shade on Stitcher Premium, where Bryan and Erin interview their favorite friends of the show. For a free month of listening, go to stitcherpremium.com/shade and use promo code ‘SHADE’.



This episode is sponsored by Miss Grass (www.missgrass.com code: SHADE).

Jan 17 2019
54 mins
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Rank #7: 388: Debbie Dingell and the NRA, Homocracy, Ankara LGBTQ Events Ban Lifted

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Happy Easter! Happy Pesach! This week Erin leads off with a story about Congresswoman Debbie Dingell’s efforts to close the “boyfriend loophole” of the Violence Against Women Act and the NRA’s furious attempt to oppose it. Then, Bryan covers the joyous announcement from the Turkish capital lifting the ban on LGBTQ events.


And make sure to check out Deeper Shade of Shade on Stitcher Premium, where Bryan and Erin interview their favorite friends of the show. For a free month of listening, go to stitcherpremium.com/shade and use promo code ‘SHADE’.


This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/SHADE code: SHADE), Mailchimp - Going Through It, Grove (www.grove.co/SHADE), and Calm (www.calm.com/SHADE).

Apr 25 2019
57 mins
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