034. More Like Patri-MALARKY

The gals are back with their longest episode yet. The sexual assault extravaganza that claims all of your heroes, how politics is still a different game, the variety of ways women are responding, and what exactly comes next. Plus tax bill (pre-December 1 vote) and your yearly update on the newest Starbucks Christmas cup controversy. 

Recorded November 20, 2017.

Intro/Outro: Sufjan Stevens - "Chicago"

Links from the Episode
Vulture: Marc Maron Says Louis C.K. Lied to Him When Confronted with Sexual-Harassment Rumors (includes "These Louis C.K. Jokes Aren't So Funny Anymore" video at end of article)
Slate: All the Times Difficult People Has "Joked" About Kevin Spacey
Deadline: Seth McFarlane Opens Up About His Weinstein Oscars Joke, "Abhorrent" Abuse of Power
Slate: Why Men Force Women to Watch Them Masturbate
Jezebel: Jen Kirman Podcast Implicating "Known Perv" Comedian Suddenly Vanishes
Washington Post: I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Atlantic: Bill Clinton: A Reckoning
Variety: Lena Dunham Apologizes for Defending "Girls" Writer Accused of Sexual Assault
Page Six: Shelter Says Lena Dunham's Dog Tale Doesn't Add Up
USA Today: Lena Dunham: Sexual abuse or sexual exploration?
Buzzfeed: People Are Saying Starbucks' New Holiday Cup is Totally Gay

Beth's Recommendations
"With Friends Like These," Episodes 10 and 11 (podcast)
Thor: Ragnarok (trailer)
Cold War Kids (band)
And please someone listen to Reputation so Beth has someone to talk to about it

Whit's Recommendations
Brock Thompson - The Un-Natural State: Arkansas and the Queer South 
Walter Johnson - River of Dark Dreams
Hand of Fate (game)
Darkest Dungeon (game)
King Arthur Flour "Bakealong"