The Sewers of Paris

Revealing stories about the books, movies, tv, music and more that have changed the lives of gay men. Each week, a guest plucks a piece of entertainment from their past, and answers the question: how did it change your life?

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 57m. Bisher sind 281 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

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