0:00-3:40 Introduction, audio tech woes, and thanks to generous listeners
Intro, under-18 warning and re-direction to www.scarleteen.com.
Announcement: PW HAS MOVED ITS FEED!
Poly Weekly’s new site is at polyweekly.libsyn.com, and the new feed is polyweekly.libsyn.com/rss. iTunes will be updated soon, but to update by hand, just go into iTunes, click on the “Advanced” tab and then “Subscribe to podcast” and type “http://polyweekly.libsyn.com/rss” into the box provided. Voila! Archives of 2005’s shows 1-40 will remain on graydancer.libsyn.com.
3:40-17:10 Listener mail
Tammi writes in about becoming instantly poly and about coming-out experiences; 7:00 Brent shares thoughts on the slippery slope argument around gay marriage rights and its effects on poly marriage; 9:15 Nod to PhantomMan; 9:30 Chenille asks for advice on maintaining long-distance relationships; minx mentions 30boxes.com, an online calendar program; 15:50 Bad comments on Laurell K. Hamilton and shares links on poly and romance:
Romancing the blog
17:10-19:05 My First Experience with Two Bi Men
The full essay is available here.
19:05-26:55 Interview: Allison and Graydancer
26:55-28:30 Sponsor: Heather’s Valentine’s Day pod shoutout
28:30-36:55 Poly in the Media
The Cuddle Puddle of Stuyvesant High School from the New York Metro section; minx comments on the fluidity of sexuality in today’s teens; 31:40 Mormons want HBO’s Big Love to Put Disclaimer at Beginning of Each Episode in the Huffington Post; minx informs Mormons that TV isn’t real, so no disclaimer is necessary; 34:15 Brent in North Carolina sent in this arcticle, “A big, big love: an outsider’s guide to polyamory” from Mountain Express, a local NC paper, a perfectly reasonable exploration and report on poly.
Like the music? It’s “Lullaby” by Jeremy Kushnier.
36:55-43:20 Listener mail: poly vs. open?
An anonymous listener asks a philosophical questions about poly vs. open relationships–is he poly because his relationship is open?
43:20-44:15 Thrown in: all about the sex
Thanks again to generous listeners for hard drive donations!
Remember to change your feed to http://polyweekly.libsyn.com/rss!
Questions? Comments? Feedback? Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the listener comment line at 206-600-5677. And hey, why not attach an audio comment to that email? 🙂 Thanks for listening!
If you like the intro/outro music, check out Pacemaker Jane, a cool band out of Ohio.