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The Fangirl Business

The Fangirl Business

Dr. Chrisha Anderson and Catherine McKenna process feelings surrounding the fandom's emotional rollercoaster of Supernatural coming to an end. Join us for fangirling, fun, and feels as we process and theorize our way through the final season of the longest science fiction/genre show in American television history! Special thanks and credit to our amazing contributors: Logo: Gio_Gui Music: VooDooBlooze Editing: Chris Anderson, Catherine McKenna Disclaimer: The information presented in this podcast is intended to be for entertainment and educational purposes only. It should never be used in place of advice given by a mental health or medical professional or as a substitute for mental health treatment. If you're struggling with a mental health issue, please seek professional help.
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Promo 4: Jensen's Beard
Sep 23 2019
7 mins
42.3: Deconstructing "Carry On" - From Dean's Funeral to the Bridge Reunion42.2: Deconstructing "Carry On" - The Barn and Dean's Death Scene42.1: Deconstructing "Carry On" - From Recap to Vamp Fight41: Announcing "Reclaiming Supernatural"40: State of the Fandom - Post Finale Edition39: "Carry On" - Pain, Trauma, and Processing
*S15E20 SPOILERS BELOW*In their overview of Supernatural’s finale, Chrisha and Catherine discuss their personal reactions and the many triggers embedded within the narrative.Note: There are no audio clips in this episode of The Fangirl Business.CONTENT WARNING: Discussion of abuse, childlessness, ableism, misogyny, queer erasure, suicide, & suicidal ideation.IF YOU NEED SUPPORT:https://www.imalive.org/online/ (offers online chat)Text SHARE to the Crisis Text Line741741 in the USA686868 in Canada85258 in the UK50808 in IrelandIF YOU WANT TO DONATE:The Castiel Project: https://give.thetrevorproject.org/fundraiser/3037563Dean Winchester Is Love: https://donate.nami.org/fundraiser/3040106The Sam Winchester Project: https://www.togetherwerise.org/fundraise/samwinchesterThe Jack Kline Project: https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/random-acts-10-year-anniversary/MeganCrockerIn honor of Eileen Leahy: https://www.nad.org/donate/The Eileen Leahy Fundraiser: https://www.mightycause.com/story/OfvepfThe Miracle Project: https://secure.aspca.org/team/the-miracle-projectGabriel’s Gift: https://fundraise.actionagainsthunger.org/fundraiser/gabrielsgiftThe Charlie Bradbury Project: https://www.classy.org/fundraiser/3042431Additional Links:Here’s a Buzzfeed article about the finale that Chrisha and Catherine both found helpful: https://www.buzzfeed.com/deirdre-t/supernaturalas-legacy-the-trauma-of-silence-1b17yhc5ye?utm_source=dynamic&utm_campaign=bfsharetwitterTwo “fix-it” fics Chrisha and Catherine found helpful are:“Carry On” by Castielslostwings https://archiveofourown.org/works/27648386“Being and Having” by tricia_16 https://archiveofourown.org/works/27678379PS: Catherine here. I say at one point that the CW is generally progressive. We recorded this before I realized just how much hurt the CW has inflicted to other audiences this year, including Riverdale and The 100. I have been so saddened and upset to learn all of this.
Dec 1 2020
1 hr 34 mins
38.2: "Inherit the Earth," "Fanfiction," & Reciprocal Destiel Hopes38.1: "Inherit the Earth" - From "WTAF?" to "GENIUS!"37.2: "Despair," Destiel, & Dessert - Feelings, Analysis, Hope ... and Pie!37.1: "Despair" - Context, Guest Stars, TFW2.0, and....Kale!36.2: "Unity," Humans, Seraphs, and Free Will (and our very last subtext episode!)36.1: "Unity," Dean's Rage, Sam's Vulnerability, and Cas' Free Will34.2: "Drag Me Away (From You)", Musical Subtext, and Dean's Sexuality35: "Despair" and DESTIELLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL34.1 "Drag Me Away (From You)", Childhood Trauma, & Characterization Choices33.2: "Gimme Shelter", Shipping, and End Game Musings33.1: The Dark Side of Humanity & Gifts from Deities in "Gimme Shelter"32: Theories - The Mystery of the Garden; Free Will; the Beginning and the End31: Cuteness, Torture, and Parenting in "Last Holiday"30: "Galaxy Brain" and "Destiny's Child" ... Shipping Edition

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