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BFF Kathy Tu and Tobin Low are super queer, super fun and ready to take over your podcast feed. Join them for provocative stories and frank conversations about the LGBTQ experience today. Because everyone’s a little bit gay.
WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other podcasts including Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, Snap Judgment, On the Media, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others.
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93 Episodes
When Tobin Met Kathy

When Tobin Met Kathy


This week, Nancy is live and talking romcoms, meet-cutes, and weddings...with special guest Daniel K. Isaac!— Daniel K. Isaac stars on Billions as Ben Kim and recently guest starred on The Other Two as Jeremy.— Daniel was also recently on an episode of Death, Sex, and Money.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom.Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at    
100% Science, 100% Magic

100% Science, 100% Magic


On a grey, Wisconsin day two years ago, Kristin Russo's life changed forever.— Kristin Russo is a writer, speaker, educator, and consultant with a focus on LGBTQ issues. She is CEO of the website My Kid Is Gay and co-authored This is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids. She also co-directs A-Camp, and co-hosts and produces the podcasts Buffering the Vampire Slayer and To L and Back.— You can read Kristin's article on her miscarriage, The Might-Have-Been, on Autostraddle, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram @kristinnoeline.Episode art by Isabella Rotman and courtesy of Autostraddle.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Lee Rosevere ("I Wanted to Live"), and David Keifer ("Another Mark").Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at
The Nancy Variety Show!

The Nancy Variety Show!


Piñatas, weird car noises, and succulents, OH MY! It's the Nancy Variety Show!— Chaya Milchtein runs the website Mechanic Shop Femme, where you can find automotive classes and consulting.— Mark Joseph Stern covers law and LGBTQ issues for Slate.Music in this episode by Tobin Low and Jeremy Bloom. Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at
2018 MacArthur Genius winner Natalie Diaz talks about going from a professional basketball player to a poet, and how her love of language helped her embrace her queerness.— Natalie Diaz is a poet, essayist, and linguist. She teaches at the Arizona State University Creative Writing MFA program.— You can find 10 Things That Scare Me wherever you listen to podcasts.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom and Isaac Jones. Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at
Desiree Akhavan—filmmaker, creator, and star of The Bisexual—talks about being the rule-breaker of her family, and why she trolled her brother with her armpit hair.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom. Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at    
The story of Storme DeLarverie, a true American hero.— Storme DeLarverie’s obituary in The New York Times.— The Nod is hosted by Brittany Luse and Eric Eddings. It's produced by Kate Parkinson-Morgan and James T. Green. Sarah Abdurrahman is their senior producer. This story was edited by Annie-Rose Strasser, Alex Blumberg and Jorge Just. Additional editing help from Sarah Geis and Jordan Barnes. Fact checking by Nicole Pasulka. Engineering from Cedric Wilson and Matthew Boll.Music in this episode by Calid B, Bobby Lord, Haley Shaw, The Five Du-Tones and The Morrie Morrison Orchestra. Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at
Does It Bring You Joy?

Does It Bring You Joy?


Tobin realizes he’s been carrying around an insecurity since he was a teenager.— Dr. Christie Block is a Speech-Language Pathologist based in New York City.— Jacob Tobia is a writer, activist, producer, and author of the book, Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story. You can find them on Twitter and Instagram.— Henry Bae is the Creative Director and co-founder of Syro. Shaobo Han is the Director of Operations and co-founder of Syro.— Syro is a queer POC business that makes heels in all sizes for all genders.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Anamorphic Orchestra ("Taking Dark Matter Lightly"), Lee Rosevere ("Featherlight"), Axletree ("Goodnight Esme (Instrumental)"), Ultracat ("Disco High"), Juanitos ("En Croisiere"), Daedelus ("Make it Drums"), and Creo ("Place on Fire"). Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at    
Masha Gessen's Y2K

Masha Gessen's Y2K


A very Russian love story on the brink of Y2K.— Dan Taberski hosts the show, Surviving Y2K, and previously hosted Missing Richard Simmons. Both shows are part of the Headlong Podcast. The third season of Headlong premieres Tuesday, April 23rd.Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom, Mark Orton & John Hancock, and Nathaniel Wyvern ("Sanctuary Of The Sky Gods"). Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at
David and Dominique

David and Dominique


David and Dominique have something in common.Special thanks to Krishna Stone at Gay Men's Health Crisis, an HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and advocacy organization in New York. Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom.Note: A version of this episode first ran on May 7, 2017. Support our work. Become a Nancy member today at    
A Private Life

A Private Life


Nino and Drew kept their relationship a secret for more than 40 years. And then, they decided to do something that forced them into the spotlight.— This is Love is a show that explores perseverance, obsession, and what happens when we risk betting it all. Their new season begins on May 1st.Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at
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Alicia Chang

This made me cry so much. Loved this episode. thank you.

Apr 14th


Definitely one of my favourite queer podcasts💜

Jan 27th

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Dec 7th


I've been a huge Katie Herzig fan and was so happy to see the post she made. This is such a beautiful story. Love it!

Nov 4th

Prakhar Vishnoi

I am crying!!!! best episode ever

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Mar 13th

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