Episode 66: Salò or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)

Episode 66: Salo or the 120 Days of Sodom
[Correction: Fem refers to the magistrate as being the executioner when in fact, this is the role of the bishop. Fem would also like to clarify and point out that Michel Foucault's Discipline & Punish was published the same year Salo was released.]

Salo or the 120 Days of SodomNOTES:

Salo or the 120 Days of Sodom

Carmina Burana by Carl Orff

The Night Porter

Terrorist Assemblages: Homonationalism in Queer Times by Jasbir K. Puar

The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

Starship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein

The Futurist Manifesto by F.T. Marinetti


We are the best.

Episode 61: Nurse (not) 3D (2013)

Episode 61: Nurse (not)3D
[1. Fem is probably correct - the person Abby witnesses her dad screwing is wearing a white uniform and therefore very likely a nurse. 2. Robin Wood's last book is Sexual Politics and Narrative Film: Hollywood and Beyond.]

Nurse 3DNOTES:

Nurse 3D

Episode 38: American Mary

The Children’s Hour

Episode 49: Jennifer’s Body

Lost Highway

Blue Velvet

Under the Radar review

Clarence Thomas testimony

GLAAD Studio Responsibility Index



Episode 60: Cruising (1980)

Episode 60: Cruising
[We didn't mention this, but you may be interested to know that James Franco and Travis Matthews made a film inspired by Friedkin's Cruising. Find out more here.]


Cruising (film)

Cruising (novel)

Randy Jurgensen

“Gay Old Time”


Queer as Folk

“Sex and Urban Planning: Samuel R. Delany’s Times Square Red, Times Square Blue”

“Lion’s Share” by The Germs

Darby Crash


Paul Allen

Geek Girl Con