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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?


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


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. ❤️


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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

I’ll Tumbl For Ya:


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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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COLDR: S8E6: Wizards of Drag

COLDRS8-Ep6Ease on down the road as it’s time for another episode of COLDR. In this week’s episode, it’s a design challenge based on The Wizard of Oz. Gary and Damon spend a little time going through it. Which queens make it to the Emerald City and who ends up with a house on their head.


Weekly Topic

RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 8 Episode 6

First Impressions:

  • [Gary]: The pressure is on
  • [Damon]: Someone “deserved to go”

Thoughts on This Episode:

  • [Gary]: Verbal stress spews forth
  • [Damon]: Remember what the challenge is…/The Question

Thoughts on Untucked:

  • [Gary]: Emotional Defensiveness
  • [Damon]: The “odd release”/Payless

Cooldown Topics


  • [Gary]: Rules vs Expectations
  • [Damon]: Drama No Matter Who

Snaps / Eyerolls:

  • [Gary]: Snaps for… Naomi’s comeback
  • [Gary]: Eyerolls for… Derrick’s not listening
  • [Damon]: Snaps for…Bob making it through
  • [Damon]: Eyerolls for… “flattering” Ms. Derrick

Closing Thoughts:

  • [Gary]: Moving in on the top contenders
  • [Damon]: Stop Saying “You’re Not” and “You Can’t”

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