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#40 Epilogue - Gals Who Rock!

7/20/2018
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Leah and Phoebe wrap up their musical tour into the world of gals who rock. They talk about how they have changed the way they appreciate music, they cross compare the gals, and talk about what they learned along that way. More info about these gals at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:34:56

#39 Tina Turner - Gals Who Rock!

7/13/2018
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Today we are talking about a gal who went from picking cotton in Nutbush, TN to an Icon on stage and screen. There were many hardships along the way but “Big Wheel Keep on Turning, Proud Mary Keep on Burning. We’re Rolling Down this River” and talking the life and legacy of your gal, Tina Turner. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:49:21

#38 Joan Jett - Gals Who Rock!

7/6/2018
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Today we are talking about a gal who picked up a guitar at 13, formed a band at 15 and at this moment is touring the country to audiences who love Rock n’ Roll. Today we’re going to talk about Godmother of Punk, the Queen of Rock and Roll, the life and legacy of your gal, Joan Jett. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:46:00

#37 Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Gals Who Rock!

6/29/2018
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Today we are talking about a gal who inspired Elvis, Johnny Cash, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and Bob Dylan. We’re talking about Gospel’s first superstar who shocked audiences with her electric guitar. Today we’re going to dig into the start of Rock and Roll and talk about the life and legacy of your gal, Sister Rosetta Tharpe. More info about this gal including links to songs and performances at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook:...

Duration:00:40:24

#36 Prologue - Gals Who Rock!

6/22/2018
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We are turning up the volume on Gals Who Rock! Before we loosen our ponytails and head bang to our favorite female rockers lives, we’re going to let you know the three gals coming up, who was so close to making the list, and what we know before we go behind the music. To see performances of the gals we choose visit www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:27:09

#35 Epilogue - Funny Gals

6/8/2018
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The gals wrap up their exploration into the world of funny gals. Leah and Phoebe cross compare the gals, look at comedy overall, give a shout-out to brother/sister connections, and talk about what they learned along that way. More info about these gals at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:44:13

#34 Ellen DeGeneres - Funny Gals

6/1/2018
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Today we are talking about a funny gal whose observational humor led her onto the biggest gigs for a comedian, followed by multiple shows featuring her name, books, award show hosting duties and a presidential medal of freedom. But there was a time when we turned our back on her. Today we’re going to spread some kindness and laughter and talk about the life and legacy of your gal, Ellen DeGeneres. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon:...

Duration:00:42:04

#33 Lily Tomlin - Funny Gals

5/25/2018
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Today we are talking about a funny gal who created a cast of characters that have spanned over 50 years in not only TV but in movies, on stage, and in books. From Ernestine to Frankie Bergstein, she’s made us laugh and she made us think. Today we’re talking about the life and legacy of one of the hardest working gals in show business, your gal, Lily Tomlin. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook:...

Duration:00:56:17

#32 Lucille Ball - Funny Gals

5/18/2018
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Today we are talking about a gal who created the framework for comedic sitcoms, opened the door for countless comedians, ran her own TV studio, and made us laugh from candy factory foibles to selling us Vitameatavegimin. Today we’re talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Lucille Ball. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:54:34

#31 Proglue - Funny Gals

5/11/2018
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The gals are back from break and ready to dig into their next section, Funny Gals. In this prologue episode they let you know which 3 gals they picked, the methods of choosing, which gals were SO close to making the list, and what they knew about these funny gals before we digging into research. More info at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:36:47

#30 Epilogue Hamilton

4/13/2018
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The gals wrap up their coverage of the Real Life Gals of the Hamilton Musical with a special guest. The gals are joined by Jessica, a 12 year-old who is a Your Gal Friday listener, and Hamilton fan. The gals talk about what they learned, what they missed covering, as well as an interesting compare-and-contrast of the Schuyler Sisters, Martha Washington, and both Theodosia Burrs’. More info about all these gals at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook:...

Duration:00:39:39

#29 Theodosias’ Burr - Hamilton

4/6/2018
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Today we are talking about two gals named Theodosia Burr. Both gals received well-rounded education (uncommon for gals at the time) but also both grew up in single-parent homes. Their connection to a Aaron Burr certainly gives a complexity to their lives but as you’ll find out, they were pretty complex themselves. We’ll do our best to keep them clear with using Mama Theo - she’s one married to Aaron Burr, and Daughter Theo - she’s the child of Mama Theo and Aaron Burr and the subject of...

Duration:00:46:45

#28 Martha Washington - Hamilton

3/23/2018
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Today we are talking about the 1st, First Lady of the United States. A gal who widowed twice, spent 6 winters on battlefield camps, was a delight to everyone she entertained even though she wished for a private life. Today we’re going the life and legacy of your gal, Martha Washington. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:55:22

#26 Prologue Hamilton

3/9/2018
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This week we have our eyes on the history of the real life gals of Hamilton: An American Musical. We start with a prologue of what gals we are going to cover, what our baseline knowledge is, and what we are hoping to learn throughout our coverage. More info at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:29:28

#25 Epilogue Hidden Figures

3/2/2018
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Today we are wrapping up our journey into the real life gals of Hidden Figures in our epilogue show. We’re going to reflect on the big picture of these genius gals and let you know what we learned along that way. Let us know what you learned on Facebook or Twitter! More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:35:08

#24 Mary Jackson - Engineer and Hidden Figure

2/23/2018
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Today we are talking about a gal who is a mathematician, a hidden figure and the first Black engineer at NASA. Her later work at Langley created opportunities for more women at NASA. Today we are talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Mary Jackson. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:00:40:03

#23 Katherine Johnson - Hidden Figures

2/16/2018
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Today we are talking about a gal who is a math genius. Her calculations were pivotal in getting the first American in space and back home safely. But it didn’t stop there, from the early days of NACA testing airplanes and rocket all the way to the Space Shuttle Program she was there crunching the numbers with pin-point accuracy. Today we’re making math a ton of fun and talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Katherine Johnson. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon:...

Duration:00:53:49

#22 Dorothy Vaughan - Hidden Figures

2/9/2018
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Today we are talking about a gal who was the first Black supervisor at what would become NASA, we’re talking about gal who taught herself a computer language that only a handful of people even knew existed. She was a mathematician, a teacher, and a Hidden Figure. Today we’re talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Dorothy Vaughan. More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook:...

Duration:00:39:22

#21 Prelude to Season 2 & Hidden Figures

2/2/2018
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Your Gal Friday is back! The gals have made a few changes; Lisa Leo has lent her voice to the opening/closing of the show, Kate changed her name back, Phoebe has joined the Gal’s Guide board, and they are trying out a slightly different format. We let the gals explain in the first episode of Season 2 starting off a block of The Real Life Gals of Hidden Figures. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter:...

Duration:00:20:38

#20 Season 1 Recap

10/27/2017
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We recap the 19 gals we’ve covered on the show; provide more insights we learned after the show was released, behind the scenes, our favorite bits, listener feedback and plans for the future. CORRECTION: Gal’s Guide started May of 2016, not 2017. Years are hard. Links to all epsiodes at www.galsguide.org Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Website: https://galsguide.org Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

Duration:01:22:23