The crew welcomes back guest Brian Picl to the L.A.B. and record their first Periscope video! Our no-frills discussion runs the gamut from quirky phobias and lucid dreaming to 40 year old virgins and the surrogate sexual therapists that love them. Listen in, as Brian discusses the rising trend and risks in playing a dominant role with play partners, while the gang wonders if this is a direct result of some sort of suppressed coping mechanism crookedly coming to surface in the 21st century.
Burlesque Beauty of the Vaudezilla stage performs a few songs and chats about small town drag livin' and money raising efforts created by haters. 16th Century gore & the gender of transitioning souls
On today's show, the bitches invite the Baritone Bombshell of Chicago, Vallery Dolls, to join them in discussing the effervescent drag queen scene in the city. From growing up in a small town to branching out and forging ahead in the big city, Vallery discusses her path to self discovery. Manny offers up an interesting theory on transitioning genders, Lisa delves into the macabre during 'story time' and Rosa and Nora entertain with anecdotes one can only find on the inter webs. (Photo Credit: Jenna Braunstein)
We discuss the anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death, the absurdity of Scientology & hair disasters
On today’s episode the bitches sit down with friend, Brian Picl to discuss all things LAB. Listen in as they talk about the anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death and the effects of Scientology on your pocketbook if you knock Tom Cruise. Rosa wants to know, "Who the hell marries Bijou Phillps?" while Manny shares his insights on how to reconnect with the innate function of the human metabolism. Lisa tells of the time she actually went quiet and Nora’s dating site message has a fancy, Frasier feel to it.
We talk polyamory, swinging, books & butts with Cooper S. Beckett
The Bitches discuss some rather juicy topics within the polyamorous and swinging community with special guest Cooper S. Beckett - Author, coach, and host of podcasts 'Life on the Swingset' and 'A Damn Good Podcast about Twin Peaks'. Grab a drink, get cozy, and listen in as they discuss their personal experiences with alternative relationships while discussing Cooper's new book, Approaching the Swingularity, which releases on April 18th. Enjoy the lively conversation as the LA.B. invites Cooper to share his insights on the many rewards, as well as possible setbacks, of having an open heart and mind in ethically non-monogamous relationships.
Reunited with an old friend, growing up Greek, and Italian vacations
The Bitches welcome special guest & high school friend, Joanne Haralampopoulos, to the L.A.B.!! Listen in on this hilarious reunion as Doc Joanne fits right in with the crew & discusses everything from Nora’s defective typewriter scare and surprising cave exams, to the Greek vs. Roman statue debate. She even gives Lisa a homework assignment to find out what prevents her from going “South of the Border” on a lady. Manny makes us ponder alternate fact sources with an article discussing conditioned biases and Nora shares her current favorite online dating messages that really showcase the wordsmiths of the dating scene. Lisa discusses Rosa’s whiff of Foehn wind, and somehow the gang manages to tie it up nicely with a story about Bieber getting busted in the face.
Teenage perspective on CTA characters, the 90s, and Nuno Bettencourt
On today's episode, the Bitches get chatty with none other than Madeline, Nora's daughter! Listen in as they describe the everyday perils and colorful experiences of the Chicago transit - it's not for the faint of heart. Join them as they reminisce on the 90s, and then enjoy the musical stylings of the group as they perform a few songs in their repertoire. From honing your street smarts to the craziness of this year's election, sit back as they banter back and forth in their usual, spirited style.
Weird porn, Puppetry of the Penis, Porky Pig, and Scat
On today’s episode, the Bitches open up with a shot of J.D. and try to forget their exposure to a disturbing porno link that Rosa shares. Listen in as Manny awes the ladies on the Puppetry of the Penis showcase and discusses fapping in the workplace, while Nora tells of her first memory of a pig’s tail and dislike of degradation in the boudoir. Meanwhile, Lisa ponders the human evolution of kink and tells of her early exposure to SCAT that leaves her wondering about the sophisticated and cultured life of older men.
Chicago Gay Pride parade, taking chances in life, and butts in the shower
On today's show, the bitches go deep again.....philosophically, that is. Get a glimpse into their collective brain as they discuss their ongoing path to happiness and fulfillment. Then, listen in as Rosa discusses her "no butts allowed unless you're in the shower" policy while Lisa offers a practical sudsy solution. Learn about Manny's "Scratch n' Sniff" test and why Nora "ain't lickin' no sulfates"
A-list celebrity gossip, experiences with indecent exposure, and racial discrimination
On today's episode, The Bitches discuss boundaries – or lack thereof; Learn why the “Chicken Lady” made the top of the list! It's "finger lickin' good" ...... Can you taste poop hidden in a hot dog? Mustard may be the key! Listen in as Rosa gets grossed out by a woman’s “sandwich” bits, Lisa and Nora take a closer look at anatomically correct male companion dolls, and Manny shares his experience at Dan Savage’s “Hump Fest” and wonders how he’ll ever eat a roast beef sandwich again.
How to spot crazy on online dating apps, sexual fetishes and archetypes
On today's show the bitches discuss the delicate art of sifting through all the cray cray's in the online dating world. Manny shares his newest music creation inspired by Greek diner food, and Nora talks about not letting your loved ones control your shit. Lisa and Rosa talk about the girl pussy...cat classifications. It's not a PUMA!!!