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Notorious comedy queers Caitlin Powell (flame-haired bisexual menace) and Kate Butch (drag trash) are delving deep into their childhoods, reliving films, TV shows, and snacks, to see if there's any way of pinpointing exactly what made them so queer. For a healthy serving of nostalgia through the gayest lens imaginable, tune in to Queers Gone By every Throwback Thursgay!

Notorious comedy queers Caitlin Powell (flame-haired bisexual menace) and Kate Butch (drag trash) are delving deep into their childhoods, reliving films, TV shows, and snacks, to see if there's any way of pinpointing exactly what made them so queer. For a healthy serving of nostalgia through the gayest lens imaginable, tune in to Queers Gone By every Throwback Thursgay!
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United Kingdom

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Notorious comedy queers Caitlin Powell (flame-haired bisexual menace) and Kate Butch (drag trash) are delving deep into their childhoods, reliving films, TV shows, and snacks, to see if there's any way of pinpointing exactly what made them so queer. For a healthy serving of nostalgia through the gayest lens imaginable, tune in to Queers Gone By every Throwback Thursgay!

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English


Episodes

Episode 18: The Muppet Christmas Carol

12/4/2019
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Wherever you find love, it feels like another Christmas episode of Queers Gone By! Today we're revisiting the festive classic, Michael Caine Gets Terrorised by Felt. With a banging soundtrack, stellar performances, and Miss Piggy in a mobcap, what's not to love? Well, the fact that this isn't Muppets Wizard of Oz... Don't forget to subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and Twitter @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on...

Duration:00:47:07

Episode 17: The Tweenies

12/2/2019
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It's CHRIIIIISTMAAAAAS! Kicking off our first foray into festive fuckery, we're visiting the Tweenies' Enchanted Toyshop! We ask which Tweenies we identify as, meet some fabulous mice, and sing along to the greatest Christmas banger ever written. Don't forget to subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and Twitter @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under...

Duration:00:28:20

Episode 16: Matilda

11/27/2019
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Would you look at that - it's our first film! This week we're looking back on that magical gal, Matilda, but mainly on her fabulous mum. And tbh Miss Trunchbull is amazing too. Don't forget to subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and Twitter @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0...

Duration:00:46:14

Episode 15: Torchwood

11/20/2019
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We're finishing our trip to the Whoniverse with the show we definitely shouldn't have watched at the age of 10 but did anyway: it's Torchwood! This week, we meet a big bisexual cloud, lust after Captain Jack, and try and work out the administrative structure of this secret organisation. Also featuring an iconic nostalgic snack AND a merchandise surprise! Don't forget to subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and Twitter @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and...

Duration:00:41:29

Episode 14: Doctor Who

11/13/2019
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This week we're heading off in our TARDIS to the wonderful world of Doctor Who, where we play the Weakest Link, learn What Not To Wear, and try not to swear on Big Brother. Featuring in-depth analysis of the exact moment millions of eight-year-olds sat up from their sofas and whispered: "so that's what I am..." Don't forget to subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and Twitter @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on...

Duration:00:58:27

Episode 13: The Sarah Jane Adventures

11/6/2019
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This week on QGB, we're kicking off a little miniseries for your listening pleasure! We're dipping into the holy trinity of the Whoniverse (sorry, iPlayer's Class) for the next three weeks, and analysing how they made us queer. Spoiler alert: it's a lot. We begin with CBBC's The Sarah Jane Adventures, or: Travels with a Middle-Aged Lesbian. With apologies to the estate of Elisabeth Sladen. Don't forget to subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and...

Duration:00:43:56

Episode 12: The Worst Witch

10/30/2019
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Happy Halloween! This week we're getting into the spooky spirit with the scariest thing of all: PLAGIARISM. Listen as Caitlin and Kate delve into the world of magical boarding schools, with broomsticks, toads, and kindly headteachers. Sound familiar? That's right, it's the Worst Witch! Fuck you, JK Rowling. Don't forget to subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and Twitter @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter Music:...

Duration:00:33:45

Episode 11: iCarly

10/23/2019
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This week we watch a slightly more modern show - and one that Kate has never seen! Ignoring the similarities between two losers putting random nonsense on the internet, Kate and Caitlin visit iCarly and her far better friend Sam, to learn about creating YouTube content when you have no charisma or talent. We also talk about Mr Moseby from Suite Life. A lot. Don't forget to subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and Twitter @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and...

Duration:00:37:16

Episode 10: Tots TV

10/16/2019
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This week, we're joined by a very special guest, our drag mother Crudi Dench! She joins us to discuss psychedelic favourite, Tots TV! We ask: where did that wheelbarrow come from? Why is one of them French? And did those two goblins just fuck?? Please subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @queersgoneby on IG and Twitter @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter @crudidench on IG and Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod...

Duration:00:41:58

Episode 9: MI High

10/9/2019
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This week on Queers Gone By, Kate and Caitlin are going back to school, and catching up with all the spy-based adventures of Blaine, Rose, and the other one, as they attempt to thwart an evil Prime Minister, with prophetic schemes... Please subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0...

Duration:00:41:30

Episode 8: The Wild Thornberrys

10/2/2019
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This week Kate and Caitlin are taking a trip to South Africa, learning all about elephants and teen angst. Will Nigel Thornberry live up to his status as a queer icon? What is the missing link? And who is the girl in the crop top and flannel?? Please subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter @cynthiacword on IG, @cynitasquidward on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed...

Duration:00:29:17

Episode 7: Dick and Dom

9/25/2019
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This week, Kate and Caitlin are joined by London drag superstar, Cynthia Seaward, as she takes them on a journey to an infamous bungalow, brings her own nostalgic snacks, and breaks some of Kate's furniture! So strap in, shout 'bogeys!' and press play on Queers Gone By! Please subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter @cynthiacword on IG, @cynitasquidward on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod...

Duration:00:51:20

Episode 6: The Magic Key

9/18/2019
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This week, we're getting all educational as we delve into the classic book and TV series, The Magic Key! Forgotten how to put a sentence together? Need to know how to make a quilt? Sexually attracted to pins?!?! Kate and Caitlin have got you covered. Just stop giving keys to dogs... Please subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under...

Duration:00:32:34

Episode 5: Mona The Vampire

9/11/2019
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This week on Queers Gone By, Kate and Caitlin meet a nice normal girl in an ordinary world. Showing us her fangs, it's Mona the Vampire! And you thought Tracy Beaker was delusional... #milquetoast Please subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:36:08

Episode 4: Glee

9/4/2019
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On this week's Queers Gone By, we're flashing forwards to the year 2009, leaving the cosy warmth of CBBC for the bright heady lights of E4 and the iconic musical comedy series, GLEE. Caitlin's never seen this before, and Kate's seen far too much, but they both set out to answer the ultimate question: IS IT CAMP? Please subscribe and review the podcast! Follow us! @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod...

Duration:00:38:38

Episode 3: Raven

8/28/2019
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This week on Queers Gone By, we ask the question: what would happen if a befeathered Scottish man kidnapped a bunch of children and forced them to fight the forces of evil? And, more importantly, is this why we're as gay as we are? With in-depth criticism of some useless eleven-year-olds, terrible north-of-the-border accents, and more than one Lord Of The Rings allusion, we set out to discover whether 'that' really is so Raven. Please subscribe and review the podcast! Follow...

Duration:00:38:54

Episode 2: My Parents are Aliens

8/21/2019
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On this episode of Queers Gone By, Kate and Caitlin hop over to CITV to relive the 'classic' series, My Parents Are Aliens. How does CBBC's trashier younger sibling tackle the sensitive subject of kids in care? Through aliens, of course! Plus, an update on Kate's Tracy Beaker knowledge and a new Nostalgic Snack! Follow us! @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on Twitter Music: Disco Sting Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons:...

Duration:00:31:03

Episode 1: Tracy Beaker

8/14/2019
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Welcome to Queers Gone By, the podcast where we dive deep into our childhoods to pinpoint the exact moment we realised our innate queerness! For our first episode, we're heading to the Dumping Ground to relive the first episodes of the seminal CBBC classic, The Story of Tracy Beaker. We ask: was Justine Littlewood the true protagonist of the series? Where is Elaine the Pain? And what are Ladies' Fingers?? Follow us! @katebutch1 on IG, Twitter and FB @caitlinrpowell on IG, @caitlinpwll on...

Duration:00:49:42

Trailer: Queers Gone By

8/10/2019
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Welcome to Queers Gone By, the podcast where notorious comedy queers Caitlin Powell (flame-haired bisexual menace) and Kate Butch (drag trash) delve deep into their childhoods, reliving films, TV shows, and snacks, to see if there's any way of pinpointing exactly what made them so queer. For a healthy serving of nostalgia through the gayest lens imaginable, tune in to Queers Gone By every Throwback Thursgay!

Duration:00:00:54