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Hosted by Sarah Gorman & Natalia Rodas, each week we take a piece of pop culture with the word “girl” in the name and discuss how it relates to modern womanhood. Listen to two Chicago comedy gal pals discuss movies, television, music, and celebrities through a lens of intersectional feminism, politics, and of course– squad goals.

Hosted by Sarah Gorman & Natalia Rodas, each week we take a piece of pop culture with the word “girl” in the name and discuss how it relates to modern womanhood. Listen to two Chicago comedy gal pals discuss movies, television, music, and celebrities through a lens of intersectional feminism, politics, and of course– squad goals.

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United States

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Hosted by Sarah Gorman & Natalia Rodas, each week we take a piece of pop culture with the word “girl” in the name and discuss how it relates to modern womanhood. Listen to two Chicago comedy gal pals discuss movies, television, music, and celebrities through a lens of intersectional feminism, politics, and of course– squad goals.

Language:

English


Episodes

64 The Goodbye Girls

8/6/2019
A special episode of "Only Girls."

Duration:00:36:41

63 Girl, Wash Your Face

7/30/2019
This week we're doing the bestselling book, "GIrl, Wash Your Face." What is "Girl, Wash Your Face" you ask? It's a shockingly popular self-help book by Pentacostal social media influencer, Rachel Hollis! It's all about the lies we tell ourselves and how God/washing our faces but mostly pulling ourselves up from our bootstraps can fix them!!! Natalia and Sarah have A LOT of opinions so please listen!! If you have a question or just want to say hi, email us at onlygirlspod@gmail.com or leave a...

Duration:00:37:07

61 Funny Girl (Part III)

7/22/2019
It's the last week you'll hear these two funny girls talking about "Funny Girl" so eat it up! We get out all our final thoughts on Barbra and Fanny, their lasting impact, and what being a "Funny Girl" means to us and women everywhere. Plus, we would never forget to discuss the mall Barbra has in her basement! Chic, c'est la vie! If you have a suggestion or just want to say hi, email us at onlygirlspod@gmail.com or leave a voicemail at 903.35.GIRLS! Don't forget to rate and subscribe on...

Duration:00:25:05

60 Funny Girl (Part II)

7/15/2019
In part two of our conversation on "Funny Girl," we get into both Barbra and Fanny's legacy as iconic Jewish comedians and performers of their time. Learn more about the real story behind these two women, both personally and professionally. Plus, as always, it's cute! If you have any thoughts on "Funny Girl," Barbra, or Fanny, email us at onlygirlspod@gmail.com or leave a voicemail at 903.35.GIRLS! Don't forget to rate and subscribe on iTunes! instagram.com/onlygirlspod...

Duration:00:25:22

59 Funny Girl (Part I)

7/1/2019
Hello gorgeous! Season 4 is here and life's candy and the sun's a ball of butter because we're talking about the 1968 Barbra Streisand classic, "Funny Girl." Listen to the first part of our conversation as we discuss our initial reactions to this Academy Award-winning musical. We discuss the looks, the music, and which reality TV star Barbra reminds us of (it's honestly uncanny!). Next week, we'll dive into the history and context of this iconic film. Stay tuned! If you have any suggestions...

Duration:00:38:03

58 SPECIAL: The Second Annual Only Girls Awards

3/11/2019
Awards season isn't over yet! The Second Annual Only Girls Awards are here! The votes are in. The gowns are on. John Travolta is set to call Katy Perry "Kazaa Pureem!" Listen to hear us crown the greatest moments from Seasons 2 and 3. We'll be back for Season 4 soon! Stay cute! If you have any suggestions for what you want to hear next season, email us at onlygirlspod@gmail.com or leave a voicemail at 903.35.GIRLS! Don't forget to rate and subscribe! instagram.com/onlygirlspod

Duration:00:37:30

57 Gilmore Girls (Part V) feat. Raleigh Mostov & Sara Keats

3/4/2019
It's our FINAL episode on "Gilmore Girls," and we brought in reinforcements! This week we talk to Raleigh Mostov and Sara Keats, a Gilmore mega-stan and a relative newbie to the series. We chat about our favorite moments, memories watching the show, what we'd change, and what it means to us/greater society/modern womanhood/the universe. It's like if Luke, Michel, Sookie, and Rory all got together and hung out, aka very normal and chill! Tune in to the final word on this legendary show. You...

Duration:00:44:00

56 Gilmore Girls (Part IV)

2/26/2019
Lies! Deception! So many hats! We are covering the final episodes of GIlmore Girls-- from Amy Sherman-Palladino's departure for a weird and wild Season 7 and her return 9 years later for the arguably weirder and wilder "Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life." We recap the best moments and how we've seen our characters grow over almost two decades! Next week, we'll share our final takeaways with some special guests. Stay tuned! If you have any thoughts on Gilmore Girls, email us at...

Duration:01:32:28

55 Gilmore Girls (Part III)

2/18/2019
Buy us a boa and drive us to Reno because we are open for business! Where you lead, we will follow, and we are continuing to follow down the thick, thorny, but beautiful path that is "Gilmore Girls." This week it's Seasons 4-6, aka Rory's first three years of college. We're covering some of the series biggest moments, Lorelai and Luke FINALLY getting together, Rory meeting Logan and dropping out of Yale, Emily and Richard taking a break, more pain for Lane, and an introduction to the OTP of...

Duration:01:00:00

54 Gilmore Girls (Part II)

2/4/2019
It's time for part two on the iconic TV show, "Gilmore Girls!" This week we discuss Seasons 1-3, covering Rory's high school years. We go through our favorite episodes and contemplate in Lane Kim's tragic fate. Next week, Seasons 4-6! Copper boom! If you have any thoughts, opinions, or favorite episodes please let us know at onlygirlspod@gmail.com or leave a voicemail at 903.35.GIRLS! Don't forget to rate and subscribe on iTunes! instagram.com/onlygirlspod

Duration:00:51:10

53 Gilmore Girls (Part I)

1/28/2019
It's finally here! The episodes we've all been waiting for... "Gilmore Girls!" This is part one in our many part series on this beloved TV series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and starring Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel. This week we discuss our main characters and overall impressions on the show. Next week, we'll be diving into Seasons 1-3! Oy with the poodles already! If you have any thoughts, opinions, or favorite episodes please let us know at onlygirlspod@gmail.com or leave a...

Duration:00:42:24

52 Support The Girls (Part II)

1/21/2019
We are back again talking about the lovely indie movie starring Regina Hall, 'Support The Girls' (now available on Hulu)! This time around, we get into analysis on what the movie says about the objectification of women, the perils of the service industry, and how breastaurants like Hooters highlight the intersection of both. Here are some of the articles we cite in this episode for further reading: The Rise and Fall of the American Breastaurant by Sascha Cohen...

Duration:00:32:39

51 Support The Girls (Part I)

1/14/2019
This we are talking about the breastaurant-focused, service industry comedy "Support The Girls" (now available on Hulu)! The movie stars literal angel Regina Hall as a literal angel and is directed by the OG of mumblecore, Andrew Bujalski. Hear the first half of our thoughts on this indie darling filled with extremely supportive women and extremely supportive bras. Thoughts on the movie? Email us at onlygirlspod@gmail.com or leave a voicemail at 903.35.GIRLS. Don't forget to rate and...

Duration:00:34:07

50 American Girl Dolls (Part II)

1/7/2019
Happy New Year! This year we're proud to be American Girls. well at least we know we're free (just kidding, we cost upwards of $80)! This is analysis week, so we get into the history of the dolls and their founder who is literally named Pleasant, their pluses and minuses of their cultural representations, and the impact they've had on a generation of 90's kids. So be a doll and give it a listen! Here are some articles we reference during the show:...

Duration:00:34:15

49 American Girl Dolls (Part I)

12/24/2018
Merry Christmas Eve! We are here to give you the gift you always dreamed of, a coveted American Girl® doll! Whether you were a Molly or a Samantha, anyone can enjoy this trip down memory lane. And we aren't just talking about them, we went to the eye of the storm, the original American Girl Place in Chicago, a place of childhood dreams and adulthood nightmares. Here live reactions as we enjoy tea with literal dolls, find out how the dolls have changed over the years, and chat about what they...

Duration:00:36:51

48 IRL: Girly Girls

12/17/2018
Like, totally OMG, on Wednesdays we wear pink and on Mondays we listen to Only Girls! Smack on that lip gloss because we are talking about real life this week, what it means to be a "girly girl." Listen to hear our perspectives on the term and what it really means, as well as witness us taking an extremely scientific quiz assessing our respective levels of girliness. You know it's gonna be cute! Leave us a voicemail at 903.35.GIRLS or email us at onlygirlspod@gmail.com. Don't forget to rate...

Duration:00:36:41

47 The Little Drummer Girl (Part II)

12/10/2018
In the second half of our conversation on "The Little Drummer Girl," we've had a chance to sit with the material and really dig into its meaning. Hear our final thoughts as we help navigate this dense miniseries and what it means today. Here are some articles we cite in today's episode: How The Little Drummer Girl Weaponizes Fake News https://www.cbr.com/little-drummer-girl-weaponizes-fake-news/ Trust no one: how Le Carré's Little Drummer Girl predicted our dangerous world...

Duration:00:24:57

46 The Little Drummer Girl (Part I)

11/26/2018
This week we're taking on the new AMC miniseries, "The Little Drummer Girl," directed by Park Chan-wook, based on the novel by John Le Carré. The miniseries stars Florence Pugh, Alexander Skarsgard, and Michael Shannon. It's an upbeat and fun (not really) spy story about the Israeli-Palestinean conflict of the 1970s, starring three extremely white gentiles (yes really). So much happens. Do we understand all of it? Not really, but come join us for this wild ride of colorful maxi dresses and...

Duration:00:34:55

45 Lars and the Real Girl (Part II)

11/19/2018
The second half of our conversation on "Lars and the Real Girl" is here, and we're going in on sex doll/robot culture! What do these dolls say about us? Are they helpful outlets that prevent harmful behaviors toward real people? Or do they enable such behaviors by further (and quite literally) objectifying women? Is there a male sex doll? And if so, is he single? We wrestle with it all while still keeping it cute. It's kind of amazing how cute we manage to be at all times! Listen now! If you...

Duration:00:46:57

44 Lars and the Real Girl (Part I)

11/12/2018
This week we're chatting about the lovely independent movie from 2007 starring Ryan Gosling, "Lars and the Real Girl" (available to watch on Amazon Prime!) Hear our reactions to this suprisingly sweet mental health fantasy about a man in love with a sex doll. Honestly, Bianca the sex doll is an inspiration to us all and would probably be an Instagram influencer if she existed today! We love her and think you will too. Listen to find out why! If you have any thoughts or question about this...

Duration:00:38:26