Allison Beth Raskin is a writer, director, comedian, YouTuber, podcaster, mental health advocate, and works with comedy YouTube channel, Just Between Us.
Gaby and Allison give advice to a listener newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder that worries about disclosing it to the people in their life. They then talk to BOB THE DRAG QUEEN, of HBO’s We’re Here -- and one of Gaby’s favorite people -- about political drag, online cancellation, queers turning on each other and overcoming fear in order to do on-the-ground activism. (Omg!!! So exciting!!) Lastly, cognitive dissonance. What is it and how is it affecting the election? (tw: sexual assault mention, transphobia mention)See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Gaby and Allison (and Tomeka!) advise an indigenous Mexican college freshman who is worried about her white roommate that only has white friends. They then talk to Bachelor Nation’s Bekah Martinez all about being a liberal on a conservative show, knowing when to speak up and what happens when you become famous very quickly. And finally, OnlyFans, celebrities and Gaby’s past experience with sex work. Let’s get into it! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Allison and Gaby encourage a listener to tell her friend about her romantic feelings, even if it’s a risk. They’re then joined by healthcare expert Andy Slavitt to discuss Medicare vs. Medicaid, Biden’s health care plan and why America is struggling in it’s response to COVID-19. And finally, birthdays! Are they worth celebrating? (Short answer: YES!)  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Gaby and Allison interview beauty influencer and actress Jackie Johnson about finding love after her traumatic divorce.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Jun 20th, 1989
Episode Count
94
Podcast Count
6
Total Airtime
4 days, 21 minutes
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 791552