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Performances of Gals Who Rock

Your Gal Friday has started their Gals Who Rock block featuring the life and legacy of Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Joan Jett and Tina Turner. Not familiar with these gals or need a refresher? We got you covered with amazing performances to get you rockin’. Sister Rosetta Tharpe Inventor of Rock n’ Roll. Joan Jett Godmother of […]

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Epilogue Funny Gals – Your Gal Friday

The gals wrap up their exploration into the world of funny gals. Leah and Phoebe cross compare the gals, look at comedy overall, give a shout-out to brother/sister connections, and talk about what they learned along that way.  Full Episode on YouTube Previous Episodes in the Funny Gals Series Prologue (including a history of comedy) […]

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Ellen DeGeneres – Your Gal Friday

Today we are talking about a funny gal whose observational humor led her onto the biggest gigs for a comedian, followed by multiple shows featuring her name, books, award show hosting duties and a presidential medal of freedom. But there was a time when we turned our back on her. Today we’re going to spread […]

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Lily Tomlin – Your Gal Friday

Today we are talking about a funny gal who created a cast of characters that have spanned over 50 years in not only TV but in movies, on stage, and in books. From Ernestine to Frankie Bergstein, she’s made us laugh and she made us think. Today we’re talking about the life and legacy of […]

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Lucille Ball – Your Gal Friday

Today we are talking about a gal who created the framework for comedic sitcoms, opened the door for countless comedians, ran her own TV studio, and made us laugh from candy factory foibles to selling us Vitameatavegimin. Today we’re talking about the life and legacy of your gal, Lucille Ball. Learn About Lucille In Less […]

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Funny Gals – Your Gal Friday

The gals are back from break and ready to dig into their next section, Funny Gals. In this prologue episode they let you know which 3 gals they picked, the methods of choosing, which gals were SO close to making the list, and what they knew about these funny gals before they dug into research. […]

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Travel Story – Annie Oakley

Your Gal Friday has just wrapped it’s first season with an episode on Annie Oakley. In researching Annie’s life and legacy I came across the Garst Museum in Darke County, Ohio. They housed the National Annie Oakley Center and had much of her memorabilia on display. I wrangled my husband and daughters and went on […]

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Gal’s Guide to the Galaxy Podcast – Coming Soon

UPDATE: We are launched!  We’re excited to announce we are launching a new podcast summer of 2018. Gal’s Guide to the Galaxy Podcast will be a magazine-style show with special guests covering content related to each monthly theme ranging from women in sports to female authors. Your host will be Lisa Leo. You might recognise […]

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Epilogue Hamilton – Your Gal Friday

The gals wrap up their coverage of the Real Life Gals of the Hamilton Musical with a special guest. The gals are joined by Jessica, a 12 year-old who is a Your Gal Friday listener, and Hamilton fan. The gals talk about what they learned, what they missed covering, as well as an interesting compare-and-contrast […]

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Theodosia Burr – Your Gal Friday

Today we are talking about two gals named Theodosia Burr. Both gals received well-rounded education (uncommon for gals at the time) but also both grew up in single-parent homes. Their connection to a Aaron Burr certainly gives a complexity to their lives but as you’ll find out, they were pretty complex themselves.  We’ll do our […]