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May 29, 2020

Today's episode is a treat! Amanda shares the story of Stephanie St. Clair, who became a successful female crime boss who never held her tongue. Then Rita shares the bubbly tale of Barb-Nicole Clicquot, nicknamed the "Grande Dame of Champagne" for her success turning a struggling business into a champagne empire.


May 22, 2020

Groundbreaking is the theme of today's episode! Rita shares the inspiring story of Sandra Aguebor, the first woman to become a mechanic in Nigeria, who opened up doors for women behind her. Amanda's woman set a world record--Jerrie Mock was the first woman to fly solo around the world--but whose story was lost...

May 15, 2020

Today's episode is all about mothers, both good & complicated. Then Amanda introduces Juli Furtado, who became the first woman to win a mountain biking world championship, despite a tumultuous upbringing (CW: suicide, emotional abuse). Rita tells the riveting tale of Puerto Rico's labor leader & anarchist...

May 8, 2020

The hosts practice radical honesty today & some revelations come to light. Amanda tells the story of Annie Hindle, England & America's first professional male impersonator. Then Rita tells the tale of newspaper editor & publisher, Elizabeth Timothy.

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