Boy vs. Girl: A Podcast
About This Show
A podcast about gender and gender stereotypes from a self-described expert on gender issues (the boy) (Matthew Dicks) who has spent the last two decades immersed in female culture and a sociologist (the girl) (Rachel Leventhal-Weiner) who is an actual scholar with actual credentials.
Most Recent Episode
#82: Gender in Job ads, Vaginas, and Makeup
6 days ago
Matt and Rachel discuss how gender shows up in job ads and Matt wonders about menstrual cramps. Then they discuss whether Matt or Rachel's husband should wear makeup. Enjoy this 82nd episode and as always, rate or review the podcast in Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen! Like our Facebook page: facebook.com/boyvgirlpodcast Tweet at us: @boyvgirlpodcast, @rglweiner, @matthewdicks Send us feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org Send us mystery questions to email@example.com
Rated 3 out of
So, I think this is a better than 'meh' production. I am interested in most of the topics they cover, as I think gender discussions usually come from more extreme views.
Rachel Leventhan-Weiner seems very earnest, a bit sheltered and privileged, and they type of person that would hyphenate her last name--but still likeable. Most of her opinions are well-reasoned.
Matthew Dicks, is the type of guy who would wear jeans and a t-shirt to your wedding. He is that Facebook friend who doesn't own a TV, and constantly reminds everyone that he doesn't own a TV. Underneath his thinly veiled passive-aggression, I pick up a dollop of misogyny.
I will probably keep listening
Date published: 2016-05-07