SPEW Podcastactive
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SPEW Podcast
SPEW is a nerd culture podcast based in Fort Myers, FL. Hosted by Shelby and Jesi, SPEW is a comedy show that addresses up and coming movies, fandoms, conventions, comics scifi, fantasy, and how the feminisms reflect the nerdisms.
Country Of Origin |
USA
Produced In |
FL
Premiere Date |
2016-08-18
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Weekly

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50 Episodes Available

Average duration:00:33:49

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Its our 50th episode! Jesi & Shelby remember their favorite SPEW moments. Also discussed are Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, the Man on the Moon documentary Jim & Andy and Three Billboards of Ebbing Missouri. Check out our 2017 SPEW Holiday Gift Guide after a serious discussion about responding to allegations against your problematic faves! Special Guest: Lee Bretschneider.
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Jesi and Shelby are back! On this episode, they discuss Justice League, the Lord of the Rings deal, the Louis CK scandal, the new Sims 4 expansion and more!
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On this episode of SPEW Podcast, Shelby and Lee have a conversation about the newly announced Lord of The Rings reboot, the new augmented reality game Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, Facebook's effort to fight revenge porn and celebration of Virginia's first Transgender elected official Danica Roem. Special Guest: Lee Bretschneider.
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Jesi and Lee are discussing Stranger Things season 2 (spoilers!) and She Makes Comics, a documentary about women in the comic book industry. Plus, we talk about the new trailer for Runaways, adapted from the popular Marvel comic book series. In news, a U.S. District judge has struck down President Trump's ban on transgender service members. And Anthony Rapp has accused Kevin Spacey of sexual misconduct. Special Guest: Lee Bretschneider.
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It's SPEW Podcast LIVE! Join Jesi & Shelby as they descend upon HOWL Fort Myers to deliver SPEW to the masses! Included in this live episode is an interview with comedian Sheena Reagan and a few rounds of the classic SPEW game Shart Attack! Our hosts also play a game of SPEW trivia. Opening Music – "Mustard is the Boss" by Breshnyda Closing Music – "If Only" by Emona Heartwrench & The Captain of Despair Special Guests: Kyle Anne, Lee Bretschneider, and Sheena Reagan.
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On this episode of SPEW, Jesi and Shelby welcome rock and roll queens Angela Page and Frankie Colt to the studio for an interview. But first, some new Halloween movie recommendations and spooky SPEW stories! Also in a news roundup, Alice Glass (formerly Crystal Castles) and Jessicka Addams (Jack Off Jill) reveal sexual assault allegations against a variety of industry figures, some very close to the artists themselves and spanning decades. Special Guests: Angela Page and Frankie Colt.
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The ousting of alleged rapist Harvey Weinstein continues to reverberate through Hollywood, prompting women ranging from Amazon Studio Executive Producer Isa Hackett to Pussycat Doll Kaya Jones coming forward about their own abusive encounters in the entertainment industry. We talk about that and some responses from actresses like Alyssa Mylano and Rose McGowan, as well as originator of the "Me Too" movement Tarana Burke. In nerd news, we review the trailer for Black Panther, touching on representation and having a general discussion about the character and movie. Joining us for an interview is Kyle Anne Duggan, half of the Comedy Folk duo Emona Heartwrench and The Captain of Depsair! Special Guest: Kyle Anne.
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On this episode we welcome SWFL burlesque queen and SPEW Podcast LIVE performer Freckles Galore for an in-studio interview! We start things off with the controversy surrounding the growing list of sexual assault allegations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. Also discussed: the pandemonium surrounding the Rick and Morty-inspired Szechuan Sauce promotion by McDonald's and the new trailer for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi! Special Guest: Freckles Galore.
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SPEW Podcast Live show details are ready to be announced! Listen now to hear the line-up of performers and special guests then head over to www.howlbooks.net to purchase tickets for October 20th. On this episode, we have Trevor Richardson of Starburns Industries Press discussing the work he is doing with Dan Harmon (Rick and Morty, Community, Harmontown) in the world of comics. We're also discussing a German improv group that's helping unite refugees and locals in Berlin, the relevancy of The Vagina Monologues to millennial feminists, leaked transcripts of Donald Trump's interviews with Howard Stern, and Justice Sotomayer getting real about gerrymandering.
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Jesi and Shelby welcome special guest Sheena Reagan to the podcast! Sheena is the runner-up winner of Florida's Funniest Female, a local southwest Florida comedian, and will be at the SPEW Podcast Live event on October 20th! We're also discussing recently announced movie remakes, the good, the bad and the desperately needed. Finally, we bid farewell to controversial cultural icon Hugh Hefner. Special Guest: Sheena Reagan.
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Jesi and Shelby are back post Hurricane Irma! We're discussing our evacuation adventures and spend some time at the end of the show talking about the effects of the storm on southwest Florida. The Emmy's made some historical award firsts this year, Sabrina the Teenage Witch is coming back to television, and Jesi and Lee watched Mother! and loved it unlike pretty much everyone else. The Women's Media Summit calls for a boycott of media not made by women. And there's a local Comicfest happening at the Lee County Public Library so visit www.leelibrary.net/comicfest to learn more.
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Jesi and Shelby reveal the big announcement! Plus a big Game of Thrones recap and discussion about the development of the Heathers and Hellboy reboots, as well as the new Netflix adaptation of Death Note! Finally, an all out war over which post-Askewniverse Kevin Smith movies are good. Also, this week's bonus content is free to all on our Patreon! Find out what combined GoT/Potter houses the SPEW crew are and hear some very entertaining vomit stories. Check it out at http://patreon.com/spewpodcast
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Topics include discussion about accusations against problematic faves Joss Whedon/Louis CK and the recently announced Harley Quinn/Joker movie, described as "When Harry Met Sally on Benzos". Uhh ok! We also talk about the new dark-timeline comic book series Calexit: The Comic Book and the Afrofuturism movement​.
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Jesi and Shelby are discussing G.I.S.H.W.H.E.S., the upcoming eclipse, that Google employee manifesto against women in the tech industry, and the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.
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Jesi and Shelby are discussing the HBO announcement about the alternative history show Confederate which ponders what America would be like if the enslavement of black people had not been abolished, and compare that to the announcement Amazon made about their own alt history show Black America, which is about what the country would look like now if survivors of slavery had been given reparations. We also take on William Shatner who has been going on a disappointing tear all over Twitter. And of course, we discuss the Tweeter in Chief and his thoughts on transgender soldiers.
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Jesi and Shelby talk about SPEW going international, the premiere episode of Game of Thrones, reactions to the new Doctor Who announcement, why we need to put R. Kelly back in the closet for good and more!
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Jesi and Shelby talk about The Pink Tax, Game of Thrones, Squirrel Girl and Glow.
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Jesi and Shelby gush about Baby Driver, make critics of Disney's recent decision to update the Pirates of the Caribbean ride walk the plank, have words for Rob Kardashian's dumb ass, and discuss the Warped Tour fight between The Dickies and War on Women. Also, we talk about the new documentary "Check it" being promoted by Louis C.K., and discuss violence against LGBT people.
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Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! Jesi and Shelby are celebrating with a chat about how the series has impacted them, plus some fawning over the new Netflix series GLOW and Edgar Wright's new movie Baby Driver. Also this week, we talk about a news story involving Cape Coral mayor Marni Sawicki, intimate partner abuse and victim blaming as well as the latest stunt in Trump's egoism: fake TIME magazine covers in clubhouses all over the world.
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Happy Pride Month! Jesi and Shelby discuss the history of pride, bring you some nerd news regarding Watchmen and a new grindhouse inspired show on SyFy, and dispel a rumor about a pay gap between Wonder Woman and Superman. Special guest and friend of the pod Cody Wheeler from Don't Watch This Podcast joins us in the second half to talk about his nerd expertise. Special Guest: Cody Wheeler.
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Jesi is sick, so kudos to anyone who can endure the sound of her voice. Shelby and Jesi are talking Wonder Woman, indie video game drama, Orange is the New Black (spoiler alert, sorta), The Keepers, Handmaid's Tale, Naples comic con planning session, and shouting out to our Patreon supporters!
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Happy Birthday to SPEW! We've been making this podcast for a year now, and we've gotten marginally popular. Time to stop freeloading and start sending us a buck or two. We're launching our Patreon! Listen for details. Also discussed, Alamo Drafthouse upset some menfolk with a woman's only screening of Wonder Woman, Avatar Land is opening at Disney and they've already managed to fuck something up, Voldemort: Origin of the Heir fan-made movie, and we talk about the attack on Manchester at the Arianna Grande concert.
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Want more SPEW after the 30 minute episodes? Want to show your support for SPEW Podcast? We're launching our Patreon soon! You'll be able to get exclusive access to recordings of Jesi and Shelby: unscripted, unplanned, and unnecessarily vulgar. Wanna hear about Jesi's Tinder dates? How about Shelby's constipation? Listen to this teaser to see if contributing to our Patreon is right for you!
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Jesi and Shelby discuss the WannaCry Ransomware event, The Witcher, the new Futurama mobile RPG, Lovecraft Country and the latest episode in our national horror: Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey.
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Happy Mother's Day! We're celebrating by having two special guests on the podcast to talk about the cross-section of mothers, feminism, and nerd culture. Lia and Kyle Anne are both moms to little girls, and in this episode Jesi asks them about raising feminist daughters, retaining your identity post-motherhood, and passing along nerdy values to the next generation. Grab some bottomless mimosas and join the conversation! Special Guests: Kyle Anne and Lia.
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Jesi and Shelby talk about post-maternity fashion policing in the office, Tabletop roleplaying games like Dungeons and Dragons used in a therapeutic context, and robot sex brothels! Plus, commentary on Casting Jon Banet (and other true crime entertainment), The Handmaid's Tale, American Gods, Guardians of the Galaxy 2, and The Dark Tower. Also covered: JK Rowling's annual Harry Potter death apology turns controversial when she regrets dooming Snape, but is the dark arts instructor worth eulogizing? Finally, where is the Wonder Woman hype? Sadly, the attention for this opportunity to reach out to a female audience is quite literally in the pits.
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Jesi and Shelby reveal what the heck happened in their lives over the break between episodes. They also share various feels about Drag Race, Westworld, Bill Nye Saves the World, and Hulu adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale and more.
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Jesi and Shelby are here to help you get through the Trumpacolypse! Hear our top picks for post-apocalyptic media that you can use to survive the Trump administration. Also discussing The Flinstones comic books, GLAAD Award nominees, Doctor Who, and call for art submissions for The Devil's Reign volume three collection. Go to www.howlbooks.net to read the guidelines.
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Jesi and Shelby discuss how bad Jesi is at math, Mark Hamill's Joker/Trump mashup, Meryl Streep at the Golden Globes giving Trump the what-for, representation in Rogue One and Tilda Swinton in Doctor Strange.
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Jesi and Shelby ring in the new year by talking about the total fail fest entertainment line up for the 2017 inauguration for the year of the big giant cheeto. This week we're talking about conservative nerds and conservative feminists (and why they kind of suck). SPEW gives a run down on our favorite local-ish cons coming up this year, and what to look out for when trading cosplay pieces with strangers online.
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Jesi and Shelby say goodbye to 2016 by paying tribute to the late and great Carrie Fisher and her mother Debbie Reynolds, as well as review their Christmases. Additionally, they're FINALLY going to talk about Rogue One, whether you're ready or not! Spoilers ahead. Jesi gives us the low down on the new Doctor Who series and The OA, and Shelby talks about an obscure animated Lord of the Rings film you've probably never seen.
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Jesi and Shelby discuss the 2016 Blacklist - proposed screenplays that didn't make it onto the big screen this year but are likely to be big hits in the coming years! Find out about our favorite holiday season movies/tv episodes and hear our thoughts on the upcoming premiere of Rogue One.
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Jesi and Shelby are back after a bit of a break and we know you missed us! We are talking about Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and treating you to a Holiday Gift Guide for Feminist Nerds!
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Jesi and Shelby discuss 7 opener (spoiler alert), Black Mirror, Iron Heart and the controversy regarding how she has been drawn so far, and a really cool comic shop owner, and share some of our favorite Halloween memories.
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Jesi and Shelby discuss Westworld, Shin Godzilla, People of Earth, Renfest, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and more!
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Jesi and Shelby are joined by local activist and musician Angela to discuss Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Luke Cage, and 80's horror films. Special Guest: Angela Page.
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Jesi is joined by substitute co-host Jennifer to mull over the implications of the Space X announcement to colonize Mars, what fandoms we turn to when we're feeling down, examples of everyday female heroes in nerd media, and underdone nerdy Halloween costumes! Special Guest: Jennifer Lumbley.
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Shelby just watched Suicide Squad, leading to a discussion with Jesi about the way mental illness is depicted in film. We also talk about what movies we're looking forward to in the coming months.
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Surprise! It's an early release of the newest SPEW Podcast episode! Remember kids, SPEW is looking for nerdboys to collaborate on a photo project so get in touch if you know someone in southwest Florida willing to pose for the camera. This week's episode features discussion about Islam and science fiction, the upcoming HBO series Westworld, and whatever else Jesi and Shelby are into lately.
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On this week's episode, Jesi and Shelby join the world in mourning the loss of the great Gene Wilder by talking about his life and his films. We also welcome a special guest, Jennifer Lumbley, the author and co-creator of Old World League, a comic book being produced in Southwest Florida. Reserve your copy through her Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1504022942/old-world-league-issue-1 Special Guest: Jennifer Lumbley.
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Jesi and Shelby break down the themes of the podcast: feminism and nerd culture. We also discuss the announced Spider-man reboot and the continued online harassment of Leslie Jones. Special Announcement: SPEW is looking for models for a top secret project! We need cis and trans men of the nerd world of all shapes, sizes, and types to collaborate with us on a photoshoot. Get in touch if you are interested!
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SPEW is back! Jesi and Shelby talk about GISHWHES, Stranger Things, upcoming movies and tv shows, and controversy at the Upright Citizens Brigade.
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Jesi and Shelby reunite at long last to discuss their childhood feminist fictional heroes, the importance of representation in popular media, and play a special edition of Shart Attack!
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Jesi and Shelby reminisce about their time at Megacon, turn in their homework assignments from last week, discuss comic book news, and welcome a special guest for a few questions and a rousing game of SHART ATTACK. Special Guest: Christopher Elmore.
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SPEW talks about videos games this week and welcome a special guest game designer! Download Temple of Yog on Wii-U. Special Guest: Lee Bretschneider.
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Jesi and Shelby as obsessed with Pokemon Go just like everyone else. In this episode, they discuss the game that's taking over the world, hash out team rivalries, and talk about the upcoming SPEW sponsored Pokemon Go Picnic! (Note: Jesi accidentally says in the episode the wrong date for the picnic. It will be Sunday July 17th.)
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Jesi and Shelby stretch their nerd domain by discussing the comedy world and some of their favorite comedians. Nerd News includes opinions on Suicide Squad, Through the Looking Glass, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2. And we discuss what female characters in our fandoms inspire us. Special thanks for Bruno for producing this and future episodes!
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Jesi and the special guest co-host Collin discuss Independence Day 2: Resurgence, talk about their favorite and least favorite alien movies, and ask the ultimate question: are aliens real? Special Guest: Collin.
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Jesi and Shelby talk about film adaptations of books/comics, reveal their feminist origin stories, and get tough homework assignments for the weekend.
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SPEW is a new podcast where Shelby and Jesi will discuss all things at the intersection of feminism and nerd culture. In this podcast, we say hello, reveal our super secret nerd origin stories, talk about out Top 5 Favorite Fandoms, and play a game.
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