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Don't Be Gay

Comedians and delusional queer icons Shawn banks and Joshua Hampton break down the queer psyche one week and one topic at a time.

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Don't Be Home For The Holidays

Episode 3

January 25, 2023

Don't Be Home For The Holidays

Hello! This week Shawn and Josh take a trip down memory lane and talk about the Holidays! Josh and Shawn talk about their favorite Thanksgiving dishes, as well as their favorite Thanksgiving Clapback memes! They also talk about the queer experience when visiting family members, as well as choosing to celebrate with their chosen fam. Shawn also talks about the infamous Mariah Carey lawsuit scandal, and also discuss the poor representation when it comes to queer holiday movies! Grab a plate and get settled in because this one is a Holiday miracle! FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA!!! INSTAGRAM: Shawn; https://www.instagram.com/bankzzyy/ Josh; https://www.instagram.com/thejoshham/ Podcast; https://www.instagram.com/dontbegaypodcast/ The Lincoln Lodge; https://www.instagram.com/thelincolnlodge/ Theme music by Becca Nix Tham! ...

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Don't Be From Chicago

Episode 2

January 18, 2023

Don't Be From Chicago

Hello Girlies and welcome back to the Don't Be Gay LLC! This week Shawn and Josh talk about their obsession with Renaissance, discuss the movie "Bros" and "Black Panther", and Josh teaches Shawn the difference between Marvel and DC Comic movies. And speaking of movies, Shawn and Josh also talk about their favorite movie theatres in Chicago, their favorite places to perform, and the two have the age-old classic debate of... which restuarants have the best Deep-Dish Pizza. Also, Josh teaches Shawn some traditional Chicago slang and continue their weekly segment of "What The HET" where Shawn talks about almost getting scalped by a drunk woman!  FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA!!! INSTAGRAM: Shawn; https://www.instagram.com/bankzzyy/ Josh; https://www.instagram.com/thejoshham/ Podcast; https://www.instagram.com/dontbegaypodcast/ The Lincoln Lodge; https://www.instagram.com/thelincolnlodge/ Roast Battle Performance; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I2UJK1_2BNc Theme music by Becca Nix Tham!     ...

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Don’t Be A Podcaster!

Episode 1

January 11, 2023

Don’t Be A Podcaster!

Hello all, and welcome to the Pilot episode of the Don't Be Gay Podcast! In our inaugaural episode, we introduce oursleves and give you plenty of information about your gorgeous hosts. Shawn, who is originally from DMV area, talks about how he got his start in comedy and all the long nights he had hustling in the DC comedy scene. Josh, who hails from Chicago, talks about their start in comedy and what inspires their humor. The two discuss improv, queer representation in comedy, the origin of the "Don't Be Gay" title, and their plans to take over the world one cocktail at a time! Plug in those headphones, or ear pods (we don't judge), and enjoy the show! FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA!!! INSTAGRAM: Shawn; https://www.instagram.com/bankzzyy/ Josh; https://www.instagram.com/thejoshham/ Podcast; https://www.instagram.com/dontbegaypodcast/ The Lincoln Lodge; https://www.instagram.com/thelincolnlodge/ Roast Battle Performance; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I2UJK1_2BNc Theme music by Becca Nix Tham!                             ...

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