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Tom & Lorenzo’s Pop Style Opinionfest

18
Sep 2020

The “Cuties” Controversy and Our Big Gay Problem with Ryan Murphy

T Lo go into detail as to why the latter work of Ryan Murphy ("Feud," "Hollywood," "The Politician" and "Ratched") bothers them so much before diving headfirst into the controversy surrounding the French coming-of-age film "Cuties."

11
Sep 2020

Kardashians, Bad Ideas and Fashion Week

T Lo talk about the end of the Kardashians on TV, the awfulness of gender reveal parties, how New York Fashion Week is getting by under lockdown conditions, and the new Oscars diversity guidelines, which may do more harm than good.

4
Sep 2020

Skating Through The Zeitgeist

T Lo talk about the legacy of Chadwick Boseman, John Boyega's frustration with a racist film industry and fandom, Meghan and Harry's Netflix dollars, and why you should watch HBO Max's new sci-fi series "Raised By Wolves."

27
Aug 2020

Melania and Meghan

T Lo assess Melania Trump's fashion choice for the RNC and why you shouldn't underestimate her image-craft skills before launching into the latest Meghan Markle scandal (she said you should vote). PLUS: The difficulties of being a content-machine when the world is on fire. 

14
Aug 2020

Eek, Veep, WAP!

T Lo rave about HBO's "Lovecraft Country," explain why Vice-Presidential candidate Kamala Harris' political style is of no interest, and dive into the controversies surrounding Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's "WAP."

7
Aug 2020

The Ellen Problem

T Lo run down the list of problems and grievances regarding Ellen DeGeneres and her talk show, fro her importance to queer history to the rather familiar undertones of the complaints against her, they try to put the whole mess in context and offer unasked-for advice on the way forward. PLUS: Harley Quinn and Star Trek: Lower Decks reviews!

31
Jul 2020

Royal Gossip, Madonna Misinfo, and the Virtual Emmys

T Lo take on Madonna's COVID disinformation backlash, talk about the royal gossip from the Harry and Meghan book, and put celebrities on notice for this year's "Virtual Emmys."

24
Jul 2020

Love & Marriage, Celebrity Style

T Lo talk about three recent scandalous celebrity marriage moments - Kim & Kanye's breakdown, Will & Jada's compromises, and Princess Beatrice and Edo's PR coup of a wedding - and how the public isn't always able to wrap their minds around what these scandals mean.

17
Jul 2020

Masks, But Make It Fashion

T & Lo talk about the New Normal in the worlds of fashion, celebrity, red carpet, film and television as each industry struggles to find new ways to conduct business as usual. 

10
Jul 2020

Finding “Hamilton” and Losing it with Cancel Culture

T Lo give their late thoughts on the "Hamilton" film, discuss the life of Walter Mercado as depicted in "Mucho Mucho Amor" and go on a tear against powerful pundits and authors who think they're being canceled when they're just being disagreed with.

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