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LGBT In The Ring Ep. 39: O'Shay Edwards
"Big Bad Kaiju" O'Shay Edwards stops by to discuss coming out as bisexual, Ahmed Johnson and why Ring of Honor is his dream wrestling destination.
73 min
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Trans Sporter Room Ep 37 Randy Boose of Level P...
Level Playing Field's Randy Boose
35 min
3
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 32 - Olymp...
Olympic bobsledder Chris Kinney talks about racism in the USA and Japan, and coming out to his team
32 min
4
The Sports Kiki Ep. 21: Mailbag
Fresh off a week of overnight radio shows, Alex hosts his second mailbag episode, answering questions about his desire to debate with thick-headed Republicans and newfound proclivity for haircuts.
21 min
5
3 Strikes, You're Out #32: MLB The Short Short ...
MLB The Short Short Version
60 min
6
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 38: #SpeakingOut and Beyond
Emily Mae Heller (Afterbuzz TV, Safe Wrestling Collective) joins Brian Bell to discuss the fallout of the #SpeakingOut movement and how the industry can change for the better in its wake.
48 min
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Trans Sporter Room Ep 36 Titan Games Competitor...
Mitch Harrison of The Titan Games
43 min
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Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 31 - Swimm...
Swimmer Erica Sullivan dealt with mental health and coming out before making an Olympic run
34 min
9
3 Strikes, You're Out #31: The Summer of Sammy ...
The Summer of Sammy
60 min
10
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 37: WWE Backlash 2020 w/ P...
Patches Chance (Daily DDT, Bell To Belles) helps Brian Bell break down the action from WWE Backlash, including WWE's idea of the "Greatest Pro Wrestling Match Ever"
89 min
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"The Sports Kiki" Ep. 20: Gerald Bostock
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex Reimer speaks with Gerald Bostock, the only surviving person at the center of the three landmark LGBTQ workplace-discrimination suits that were settled by the Supreme Court this week.
28 min
12
Trans Sporter Room 35: SCOTUS and Stephanie Helms
SCOTUS, Sailing with Stephanie Helms and Silence from CT's Governor
39 min
13
"The Sports Kiki" Ep. 19: How athlete activism ...
On this week's show, Alex chats with Outsports contributor and stand-up comedian Ken Schultz about how athlete activism has become mainstream, from the NFL declaring "Black Lives Matter" to WNBA guard Natasha Cloud signing a lucrative endorsement deal with Converse for her outspoken views
44 min
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3 Strikes, You're Out #30: Negro Leagues Baseba...
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum President Bob Kendrick
48 min
15
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 36: Black Trans Lives Matter
Brian's partner KC joins the show to discuss Black trans erasure amid the continuing protests and why all marginalized people should present a unified front for change.
63 min
16
The Trans Sporter Room EP34 Mountain Biker Kate...
Mountain Biker Kate Weatherly
55 min
17
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 30 - Race,...
The Olympics have banned protests and demonstrations for decades. What now?
26 min
18
The Sports Kiki Ep. 18: Akil Patterson on being...
On this week's show, Alex Reimer chats with openly gay former Greco Roman Wrestler and community advocate Akil Patterson about systemic racism and police brutality in America, and real solutions to improve the system.
56 min
19
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 35: No Justice, No Peace
Pro wrestlers Russell Rogue & Devon Monroe and F1ght Club Pro Wrestling's Chris Harris join Brian Bell to discuss the civil unrest following George Floyd's death and its intersection with the LGBTQ and wrestling communities.
88 min
20
The Trans Sporter Room: Response to Racism Pt 2
Can We End Racism? With Kamora Herrington
25 min
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The Trans Sporter Room: Response to Racism Pt 1
Response to Racism With Kamora Herrington
46 min
22
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 29 - The f...
The first great sports video game was Summer Games based on the Olympics for the Commodore 64
29 min
23
The Sports Kiki Ep. 17: Chris Johnson, Washingt...
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex chats with Washington Blade White House reporter Chris Johnson about covering the Trump Administration, the usefulness of daily press briefings and staying objective as a member of the press.
40 min
24
3 Strikes, You're Out #29: Who's On First with ...
Who's On First
49 min
25
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 34: Death of Hana Kimura w...
Fanbyte's LB Hunktears joins Brian Bell to discuss the death of Stardom's Hana Kimura, cyberbullying's role in it and why true change lies beyond the common refrain of "be kind."
85 min
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The Trans Sporter Room EP 31 Lindsay Hecox EXCL...
Lindsay Hecox EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW
40 min
27
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 28 - Socce...
Soccer player and entrepreneur Rachael Rapinoe on building a business, representing the United States and coming out
34 min
28
The Sports Kiki Ep. 16: Jack Turban, LGBT menta...
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex chats with LGBT mental health researcher Jack Turban about his research into Grindr, and safe sex practices during a pandemic.
32 min
29
3 Strikes, You're Out #28: To Baseball or Not T...
To Baseball or Not To Baseball
44 min
30
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 33: DARK Sheik
Hoodslam founder DARK Sheik joins the show to talk pushing progressive attitudes in pro wrestling, realizing her true gender identity and Hoodslam's 10-year anniversary
89 min
31
The Trans Sporter Room EP 30: Underdogs!
Underdogs of Sports, Society and Sci-Fi
54 min
32
LPFPod - Episode 055 - Tilly Powell and Edmund ...
Talking all about the sport of lacrosse, the LGBTQ group in England and the campaign by 56 Dean Street in London to help fight HIV
44 min
33
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 27 - Figur...
Figure skater and Olympic Champion Eric Radford talks winning gold and his new career in music and EDM
32 min
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The Sports Kiki Ep. 15: Out Kansas City Royals ...
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex chats with gay Kansas City Royals marketing executive Matt Schulte about how to market a professional team in the midst of a pandemic and why there still isn't an openly gay active MLB player.
33 min
35
3 Strikes, You're Out #27: The Pine Tar Game wi...
The Pine Tar Game
80 min
36
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 32: WWE Money In The Bank ...
Pro Wrestling Sheet's Daniel Trainor joins Brian Bell to recap the oddest Money In The Bank ladder match in history.
99 min
37
The Trans Sporter Room EP 29 Pro Golfer Jamie O...
Pro Golfer Jamie O'Neill
75 min
38
LPFPod -Episode 054 - Aiden Mann
Trans Advocate, we talk about his transition, we dogs Plum and Lola and online advocacy
45 min
39
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 26 - Olymp...
Olympic rower Robbie Manson talks about meeting gay athletes and putting retirement on hold
33 min
40
The Sports Kiki Ep. 14: How can Kelly Loeffler ...
On this week's show, Alex examines a question that's been on his mind for the last several weeks, ever since U.S. senator and Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler was caught selling seven figures' worth of stock after a Senate coronavirus briefing: how can a devout Trump supporter own a team in the WNBA, the most progressive sports league in the country?
34 min
41
3 Strikes, You're Out #26: MiLB Pride with Ben ...
MiLB Pride
49 min
42
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 31: Marvel Week w/ Darnell...
Darnell Mitchell discusses the intersection of nerd culture and pro wrestling and Hollis Adler chats LGBTQ representation in the MCU
101 min
43
The Trans Sporter Room Ep 28: Talkin' Womens Hoops
Joanne Lannin and Julie Woodbury of the Maine Women's Senior Basketball League
50 min
44
MCU Meets Outsports: LGBTQ Sports Superheroes
A Special Episode Featuring the Outsports Podcast Team
32 min
45
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 25 - Paral...
Paralympian Abby Dunkin and how Wheelchair Basketball saved her life
31 min
46
The Sports Kiki Ep. 13: Mailbag
On this week's show, Alex does his first ever mailbox, answering listener questions about his WEEI career, favorite topics to write about and ... whether he podcasts naked.
25 min
47
3 Strikes, You're Out #25: Save the Minor Leagu...
Save the Minor Leagues
49 min
48
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 30: "Electric Llama" Anton...
Filmmaker Antonio Hernandez joins the show to discuss his new documentary about pro wrestler Trish Adora and elevated marginalized voices through his "Indelible" series.
46 min
49
The Trans Sporter Room Ep 27 Talkin' Baseball
Sports editor, blogger, podcaster and Toronto Blue Jays superfan A.J. Andrews
63 min
50
The Sports Kiki Ep. 12: Why Jeff Goldblum's com...
On a special edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex speaks with queer Muslim writer Samer Hassan about the controversy over actor Jeff Goldblum's question about Islam to Jackie Cox on Drag Race, and whether he was ignorant to ask if the religion is anti-homosexuality.
45 min
51
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 24 - Olymp...
Olympian Kendall Wesenberg talks about the sport of skeleton and being bi
30 min
52
The Sports Kiki Ep. 11: Does it matter if there...
With the NFL Draft this weekend, Alex chats with Outsports co-founder Cyd Zeigler about the intensive interest surrounding Michael Sam, and how much it still matters whether a major NFL star comes out.
32 min
53
3 Strikes, You're Out #24: Cal Ripken and 2131 ...
Cal Ripken and 2131
75 min
54
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 29: Corinne Mink
The 'Legit Hoss' Corinne Mink joins the show to discuss her support of the LGBTQ community, redefining gender definitions in the ring and why she calls herself the 'Drag Queen Cactus Jack'
70 min
55
The Trans Sporter Room EP 26 WNBA and Lauren Ro...
Mizzou Sports Reporter Lauren Rosenberg
54 min
56
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 23 - Diver...
Diver Joey Cifelli, who was readying for the Olympic Trials
40 min
57
The Sports Kiki Ep. 10: Will gay bars survive t...
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex speaks with Boston Magazine Food & Entertainment editor Scott Kearnan about whether gay bars will be able to survive the coronavirus lockdown, given how so many of them were already struggling.
33 min
58
3 Strikes, You're Out #23: The Ryne Sandberg Ep...
The Ryne Sandberg Episode
72 min
59
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 28: OTM Reunion & Colette ...
Fanbyte's Colette Arrand discusses WWE's response to the coronavirus and Brian reunites with his close friends Hollis Adler and Sarah Rose for a surreal trip down memory lane
111 min
60
The Trans Sporter Room EP 25 Coronavirus & JayC...
Coronavirus & Public Workers like JayCee Cooper
57 min
61
LPFPod - Episode 053 - Kellie Maloney
Knowing you were a woman your entire life, managing a former HeavyWeight champion and transitioning towards the end of a career
57 min
62
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 22 - Olymp...
Olympian and and coronavirus survivor Shelley Holroyd
38 min
63
The Sports Kiki Ep. 9: LGBT medical researcher ...
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex speaks with LGBT medical researcher Sean Cahill from The Fenway Institute. They discuss the coronavirus' disproportionate impact on minority communities and why the LGBTQ community is especially at risk.
41 min
64
3 Strikes, You're Out #22: Putting the Out in O...
Putting the Out in Outsports
71 min
65
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 26: WrestleMania 36 Night ...
Brian Bell and Daniel Trainor chat night one of WrestleMania 36, including daredevil Kevin Owens and the Boneyard match.
70 min
66
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 27: WrestleMania 36 Night ...
Brian Bell and Daniel Trainor finish out WrestleMania 36 with a discussion of night two, including the whimsical Firefly Funhouse match.
65 min
67
The Trans Sporter Room EP 24 Caitlyn Jenner & A...
Caitlyn Jenner and Athena del Rosario
69 min
68
LPFPod - Episode 052 - Zachary Zane
Let's Talk About Sex
53 min
69
"The Sports Kiki" Ep. 8: Curt Miller
On this week's "Sports Kiki," Alex chats with Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller about the WNBA's decision to postpone the season and personal reflections he's undergone during the coronavirus pandemic.
34 min
70
3 Strikes, You're Out #21: Missing Opening Day ...
Missing Opening Day
61 min
71
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 25: Candy Lee
New Zealand's own Candy Lee joins the show to talk trans visibility and her quest to become a wrestling diva.
68 min
72
The Trans Sporter Room Ep 23 Idaho Laws and Dis...
Idaho Laws and Disabled Girls Who Lift
54 min
73
The Trans Sporter Room SPECIAL EPISODE
Idaho Makes History on TDoV
24 min
74
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 21 - Jamai...
Jamaica swimmer Michael Gunning
26 min
75
"The Sports Kiki" Ep. 7: Bruins owner Jeremy Ja...
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex chats with Detroit News sportswriter Tony Paul about the greed of Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs, who was the last NHL owner to announce any compensation for game-day employees, and announced the majority of full-time employees at his food services giant, Delaware North, will be placed on temporary leave.
37 min
76
3 Strikes, You're Out #20: THE CUBS WIN THE PEN...
THE CUBS WIN THE PENNANT
54 min
77
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 24: A Little Break
The Coronavirus pandemic has everyone on edge, so Brian takes a little break this week to open up about himself and keeps things posi.
26 min
78
The Trans Sporter Room with pioneer marathoner ...
Ep 22 Megan Youngren
38 min
79
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 20 - 10-ti...
10-time national champ Denis Finnegan
37 min
80
The Sports Kiki Ep. 6: Anthony Nicodemo
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex chats with out high school basketball coach and athletic director Anthony Nicodemo about the impact the coronavirus crisis is having on our students and student-athletes.
42 min
81
3 Strikes, You're Out: The Ted Williams Episode...
The Ted Williams Episode
62 min
82
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 23: Pro Wrestling, Wrestle...
Patches Chance (Daily DDT) and Daniel Trainor (Same Team podcast) join Brian to discuss the Coronavirus' impact on pro wrestling and WrestleMania weekend
76 min
83
The Trans Sporter Room with Lilah Sturges
Ep 21 Comic Book Writer and Trans Pizza Founder Lilah Sturges
43 min
84
LPFPod - Episode 051 - Jason Ellis
Skateboarding, drug use, sex......Oh Myyyyy!
60 min
85
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 19: Diseas...
Disease control and public health expert Stephanie Zaza
30 min
86
The Sports Kiki Ep. 5: John Brooks
On this week's edition of "The Sports Kiki," Alex speaks with former amateur golfer John Brooks, who talks about the struggles he's endured as an openly gay man in the golf world -- and yet, how those difficulties haven't pushed him away from the game he loves.
44 min
87
3 Strikes, You're Out #19: Good Job, MLB(?!) wi...
Good Job, MLB(?!)
52 min
88
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 22: Butch Vs. Gore
Brian and his partner, KC, break down the landmark LGBTQ pro wrestling event after being live in the building.
86 min
89
The Trans Sporter Room EP 20 Melody Maia Monet
YouTube personality Melody Maia Monet
39 min
90
LPFPod - Episode 050 - Collin Martin
From parts of DC United his sexuality to the world knowing, this is Collin's story
30 min
91
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 18: Sports...
Sports writer and commentator Nick McCarvel
34 min
92
The Sports Kiki Ep. 4: St. Louis Blues insult L...
42 min
93
3 Strikes, You're Out #18: Cleveland Rocks? wit...
Cleveland Rocks?
65 min
94
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 21: AEW Revolution 2020 w/...
Fanbyte's (or Fanfyte's) Colette Arrand joins the show to break down the bad neck tattoos and top-notch action at AEW Revolution 2020.
86 min
95
The Trans Sporter Room Megan Youngren, Laurel H...
Megan Youngren, Laurel Hubbard and the GOP
28 min
96
LPFPod - Episode 049 - Rory Molleda
Coming out, the LGBTQ support from DC United and being gay in professional soccer in the US
36 min
97
Five Rings To Rule Them All, Episode 17 - Alex ...
Alex Reimer and Olympic thirst
28 min
98
The Sports Kiki Ep. 3: Troy Ryan
On this week's edition of the "Sports Kiki Podcast," Alex chats with Kacey Edenfield, who was a high school baseball standout before becoming an adult-film star. Alex and Kacey talk about his unique journey, his on-camera persona (Troy Ryan), and all of the adversity he's overcome.
40 min
99
3 Strikes, You're Out #17: Nats/Expos/Rays 3:16...
Nats/Expos/Rays 3:16
72 min
100
LGBT In The Ring Ep. 20: Ask Brian Anything
In celebration of reaching 20 episodes, Brian takes some time to answer questions from all the lovely listeners!
41 min