The Geeks OUT Podcast

Geeks OUT

Opinions, reviews, incisive discussions of queer geek ideas in pop culture, and the particularly cutting brand of shade that you can only get from a couple of queer geeks all in highly digestible weekly doses.

Geeks OUT Podcast: Trauma Porn in the Time of Euphoria
Feb 9 2022
Geeks OUT Podcast: Trauma Porn in the Time of Euphoria
In this super-sized lead up to the 300th episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by Graham Nolan (@GrahamNolan) as they discuss the complex queer drama in the latest episodes of Euphoria, the banning of Maus by a school board, and celebrate Nyle DiMarco joining the Queer as Folk reboot in This Week in Queer.  This Week's Topics Include: BIG OPENING:   KEVIN: Tennessee School Board bans MausGRAHAM: New trailer for final season of Killing Eve   DOWN & NERDY:    KEVIN:  The Legend of Vox Machina, Euphoria, Sabretooth, The X-CellentGRAHAM: X Deaths of Wolverine, Nightwing, those video game ads in Grindr, Omelet     STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER: New trailer for Joe vs Carole   THIS WEEK IN QUEER: Peacock’s Queer as Folk reboot adds Nyle Dimarco   CLIP OF THE WEEK: New trailer for part 4 of Disenchantment   THE WEEK IN GEEK:  MOVIES New trailer for Texas Chainsaw Massacre requelA new Masters of the Universe movie is being developed for NetflixParamount orders a new Scream sequelDakota Johnson cast as Madame Web for a solo film   TV Cast announcements for Tales of the Walking DeadNew teaser for what’s coming to Peacock this yearNew trailer for Halo tv seriesMore Star Trek series are being developedDisney+ officially orders Percy Jackson series   COMIC BOOKS  More comics announced for Substack from some big namesMarvel announces Eternals/Avengers/X-men event series Judgment Day   SHILF KEVIN:  Vax (Legend of Vox Machina)GRAHAM: None, until I have way more therapy
Geeks OUT Podcast: Give Peacemaker a Chance
Jan 24 2022
Geeks OUT Podcast: Give Peacemaker a Chance
In this week's episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by Teri Yoshiuchi (@TeriPrime) as they discuss their thoughts on Peacemaker, get excited about all the Star Trek shows getting renewed & coming soon, and celebrate all the nominees for GLAAD Media Awards in This Week in Queer. This Weeks Topics Include: BIG OPENING:   KEVIN: In an interview Joss Whedon shows his assTERI:  Xbox is in talks to acquire Activision-Blizzard   DOWN & NERDY:    KEVIN:  Injustice, Scream, Peacemaker, Euphoria, Yellowjackets, Archive 81TERI:  The Witcher, Stay Close, Wheel of Time, D&D Wild Beyond the Witchlight     STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER: Reports seem to suggest Batgirl will feature DCEU’s first trans character   THIS WEEK IN QUEER: The GLAAD Media Award Nominations announced   CLIP OF THE WEEK: Paramount+ announces premiere dates and renewals for Star Trek: Picard, Discovery, Strange New Worlds, Lower Decks and Prodigy plus a new trailer for Star Trek: Picard   THE WEEK IN GEEK:  MOVIES Netflix orders sequel to Chicken Run A sequel to A Christmas Story is officially happeningRoku orders Weird Al biopic starring Daniel RadcliffeDisney developing a live-action adaptation of The AristocatsDue to COVID Black Panther 2 production is paused after returning, but it looks like Winston Duke’s role is expanding considerably   TV New trailer for Moon KnightAppleTV+ orders Monsterverse series based on Godzilla & King Kong moviesNew trailer for Severance The cast is revealed for Rupaul’s Drag Race UK vs. The World Sadly Y: The Last Man fails to secure a new homeNetflix makes it official Squid Game is returning for at least a second seasonNew teaser for Joe vs. Carole   COMIC BOOKS  Marvel to release two ongoing Captain America booksDC announces they’ll be killing the Justice League in April   SHILF KEVIN:  Steve & Sam & Bucky & JohnTERI: Captain America(s)
Geeks OUT Podcast: My Safeword is The Batman
Jan 10 2022
Geeks OUT Podcast: My Safeword is The Batman
In the return of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by Geeks OUT President, Nic Gitau (@cocodevaux) as they discuss the toll Omicron is taking on tv productions & the Grammy Awards, the new trailer for The Batman, and celebrate record making and current Jeopardy Champion, Amy Schneider as our Strong Female Character of the Week.  This Week's Topics Include: BIG OPENING:   KEVIN: The Grammy’s along with numerous tv productions delayed due to OmicronNIC:  According to rumors Okoye will be in queer relationship in Black Panther 2   DOWN & NERDY:    KEVIN:  The 355, The Book of Boba Fett, Superman: Son of Kal-ElNIC:  Power Born of Dreams: My Story Is Palestine; Alice in Borderland; Dafne & The Rest (Todo lo Otro)     STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER: Trans Jeopardy champion Amy Schneider making history   THIS WEEK IN QUEER: New merch seems to confirm America Chavez will be queer in Dr. Strange 2   CLIP OF THE WEEK: New trailer for Moonfall   THE WEEK IN GEEK:  MOVIES Director of Luca toyed with making it explicitly queerPixar’s Turning Red now to debut exclusively on Disney+Sony delays Morbius yet again until AprilNewly added to the public domain, Bambi and Winnie the Pooh New trailer for The Batman and new looks at The Riddler/Penguin   TV New trailer for Archive 81New trailer for Getting Curious with Jonathan Van NessNetflix developing a Scott Pilgrim anime seriesThe SATC revival And Just Like That… becomes a queer memeNew trailer for season 2 of Resident Alien   VIDEO GAMES  Sony announces the new Playstation VR2President of Square Enix espouses the greatness of NFT’s & blockchain   SHILF KEVIN: The Riddler NIC: Selina Kyle
Geeks OUT Podcast: Queers in Space
Dec 13 2021
Geeks OUT Podcast: Queers in Space
In this week's episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by Kate Moran (@kickasskmo) as they discuss Cameron Bess becoming the first openly queer (pansexual) person to go to space, the latest trailer for The Matrix Resurrections, and stan the new look of Storm (designed by Russell Dauterman) for our Strong Female of the Week.  This Week's Topics Include: BIG OPENING:   KEVIN: Final trailer for The Matrix ResurrectionsKATE:  Glitch in Animal Crossing: New Horizons causes unexpected nudity   DOWN & NERDY:    KEVIN:  The Bitch Who Stole Xmas, Single All the Way, A Clusterfunke Christmas, Coded: The Hidden Love of J.C. LeyendeckerKATE: Sesame Street, Hawkeye, The Baby-Sitters Club     STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER: Russell Dauterman unveils new look for Storm   THIS WEEK IN QUEER: Cameron Bess becomes the first out pansexual person to go to space   CLIP OF THE WEEK: New trailer for The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window THE WEEK IN GEEK:  MOVIES Director of Shang-Chi signs on for sequel and Disney+ seriesNew trailer for Reno 911! The Hunt for QAnonIn 2022 Peacock will be streaming Universal movies 45 days after releaseNew trailer for Sonic the Hedgehog 2   TV New trailer for Halo series on Paramount+New trailer for season 14 of Drag RaceShudder renews Dragula for season 5HBO MAX series spinoff of The Batman to feature Colin Ferrell as The PenguinKevin Feige confirms Charlie Cox will return as Daredevil New trailer for The Book of Boba FettCast announced for The Fall of the House of UsherNetflix cancels Cowboy Bebop after one season   COMIC BOOKS  In surprising news Kickstarter announces its moving to blockchain   SHILF KEVIN:  KaziKATE: Echo