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COL434: Tom of Finland

In this episode of Cubs Out Loud, the guys discuss the legendary gay artist known as Tom of Finland. With the new biopic coming out soon, the cubs speak on the work and imagery of Tom of Finland and question its relevance to gay culture. What impact did these hypermasculine images have on the guys?

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Introduction Topics

What’s Going On?

  • Jeff: Must Complete Outfit!
  • Damon: Fancy Dinner/All the MEAT
  • Chester: Puppies, everywhere
  • Gary: NOLA good times, legal to travel

Did I Do That?

  • Lunch with a Movie Bear

Feedback:

Facebook Comment/Post:

  • Brad Harris: So great hanging out with you, Jeffery!
    • I hung out with him before it was cool. 😛 – chester
    • Brad: We were just talking about that, haha! Ah, memories. ❤️

Instagram:

  • Beardlovenet I love this !!
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Weekly Topic

Tom of Finland coming to the masses in a biopic that has been making the film festival circuit. Tom of Finland Opens 10/13 in New York and 10/20 in San Francisco and Los Angeles before expanding to select cities.

Cooldown Topics

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COL431: OTR: Amusement Park Bears

In this episode of Cubs Out Loud, Damon, Chester and Gary are on the road, hanging out in Cincinnati! This time around, the guys discuss the 20th Anniversary (and final?) Pride Night at Kings Island and a weekend full of brew tours, food, drag queens, and so much more!

YouTube Live FULL Video [with tech issues]

YouTube Live EDITED Video [skipping most of the tech issues]

Weekly Topic

OTR: Amusement Park Bears

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COL416: LTAK: Consent & Respect 2 Part 1

In this episode of Cubs Out Loud, it’s another Let’s Talk About Kink. This time around we bring back an old topic in light of recent discussions on social media. The guys are joined by kink favorites Ms Tammy and Ches as well as Brady, Mr. North American Bear Cub 2017 and Ray, Mr. North American Bear 2016 to contemplate consent and respect. In this first part of a two-part series, the guys describe what consent is and when and how things can go wrong with it.

Introduction Topics

What’s Going On?

  • Jeff: Farming
  • Damon: 91st BDay,  Poker and Old Friends
  • Chester: Lots of new music! Chainsmokers and Todrick Hall
  • Gary: SSDD on loop
  • Ches: FUCKING MOVING, but I still love my husband, CLAW
  • Ms. Tammy: Judging Contests, Leather Events, Mr. KY Leather, Mom and grandsons, Hammy
  • Ray: Finally taking some time from traveling
  • Brady: Travel!

Did I Do That?

Weekly Topic

Let’s Talk About Kink: Respect and Consent

Our previous episode COL314 [found here] was nearly two years ago. Some things though do not change with time…

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COLDRAS: S2E03 & S2E04: Bad Gurls of HERstory & Drag Movie Shequels

coldras-s2e3-4In this week’s episode of COL Drag Race, It’s two, two TWO shows in one! That’s right, squirrel friends! After a little hiatus, the guys are back to dish on the last two episodes of All Stars 2. From bad gurls and futuristic drag to shequels and revealing drag, this episode packs it all into a neat furry box. Are you ready, baby?

Weekly Topic

RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars Season 2 Episodes 3 & 4

Episode 3
  • Challenge: Bad Girls of HERstory Lip Sync
  • Runway/Main Stage: Future of Drag

First Impressions:

  • [Gary]: Can you act and dance?
  • [Damon]: Another day, another challenge
  • [Chester]: Everyone did well in the main challenge, except?

Thoughts on This Episode:

  • [Gary]:Know what you’re doing
  • [Damon]: Are you truly safe?
  • [Chester]: I’m expecting more and I’m just not getting it.

Takeaways:

  • [Gary]: What’s next?
  • [Damon]: It’s still a competition/ABP
  • [Chester]: Are we seeing everything?

Snaps / Eyerolls:

  • [Gary]: Eyerolls for… Katya’s Lady Diana, Detox’s Runway
  • [Damon]: Snaps for…Phi Phi & Detox’s runway
  • [Damon]: Eyerolls for… Ginger’s elimination
  • [Chester]: Snaps for… Alyssa’s Performance
  • [Chester]: Eyerolls for… Phi Phi’s “advice”

Closing Thoughts:

  • [Gary]: It’s a game, are you ready to play?
  • [Damon]: Flipped the script
  • [Chester]: You’re up then you’re down…
Episode 4
  • Challenge: Drag Movie Shequels
  • Runway/Main Stage: Two Looks in One

First Impressions:

  • [Gary]: ½ and ½
  • [Damon]: It’s a little tense
  • [Chester]: Phi Phi’s attitude

Thoughts on This Episode:

  • [Gary]: Great movies, bad runways
  • [Damon]: Strong Acting from Most
  • [Chester]: Terrible acting or terrible script?

Takeaways:

  • [Gary]: Bring on the ‘revenge’?
  • [Damon]: I’m not surprised
  • [Chester]: Editing or not?

Snaps / Eyerolls:

  • [Gary]: Snaps for… Pound cake returns!
  • [Gary]: Eyerolls for… Alyssa’s acting
  • [Damon]: Snaps for…Porkchop cameo/Facecrack of the Century!
  • [Damon]: Eyerolls for…Alyssa’s behavior
  • [Chester]: Snaps for… Alyssa’s death stare
  • [Chester]: Eyerolls for… The judge’s runway critiques

Closing Thoughts:

  • [Gary]: Know your strengths, use them
  • [Damon]: It’s gonna get interesting
  • [Chester]: You have my attention again!

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COLDR: S7E5: There’s Always Time for a Cocktail!

COLDRS7-Ep5In this episode of Cubs Out Loud Drag Race, Damon and Gary talk about the fifth episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7! In tonight’s episode, Mama Ru lights a fire under the queens asses as they present in the Despy Awards. Meanwhile, the cubs dish on the joys of the cutthroat Kathy Griffin, the display of the realness of getting realer, and having a cocktail with Mrs. Kasha Davis. Also, who else is over “I’m over it”??

Weekly Topic

Episode 5 of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7

First Impressions:

  • [Gary] – What’s the theme? Oh that’s right… “Realness Just Got Realer”. It starts with the lead-in from Mrs. Kasha Davis.
  • [Damon] – Why are you on this show?!?

Thoughts on This Episode:

  • [Gary] – Strange Filler Separation Episode
  • [Damon] – A Fun Idea that could have been better. MORE GAY!!

Thoughts on Untucked:

  • [Gary] – The fat guhrl cries
  • [Damon] – Some emotions finally!

Cooldown Topics:

Take Aways:

  • [Gary] – She’s Mama Ru for a reason
  • [Damon] – She Got it Wrong…AGAIN!?!

Snaps / Eyerolls [Hits/Misses]:

  • [Gary] – Snaps for… Kathy Griffin Coaching and Ru-Mentoring ‘Twisting your tits here’ – ‘Light a fire under your ass’ – ‘That’s why I brought your ass here’ – ‘I never want to see any of my girls, not live up to their potential’ – ‘I will see you all later’
  • [Gary] – Eyerolls for… Violet, your wig’s hairline done busted. AND FAME! Stop clucking and FIX YOUR G.D. TAPE! Why are the judges NOT commenting on it?!?!
  • [Damon] – Snaps for… Kasha & Katya’s Frock Paper Scissors challenge win
  • [Damon] – Eyerolls for … Miss Fame missed the joke and it’s on HER!!

Closing Thoughts:

  • [Gary] – Mrs. Kasha Davis has legs I love! And, she delivers the perfect philosophy
  • [Damon] – “I’m over it…” These young queens…

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