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?

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You might’ve seen that the show Jeopardy just invited three of its greatest winners of all time to participate in a championship showdown this week. And I thought it would be a good time to dig back into the Sewers of Paris archives for a chat with the contestant I consider the greatest Jeopardy player of all time, Louis Virtel, revisiting our 2016 chat about game shows, Clue, and great actresses of the 1970s...



episode 268: Becoming a Library Gay (Ep. 268 - Tales of the City/Michael)

Tales of the City, Cruising, and being a ballet dancer



episode 267: Feeling Like a Woman, Looking Like a Man (Ep. 267 - Josephine Baker/Shawntae Arnette)

Josephine Baker, Grace Jones, and Bob the Drag Queen



episode 266: Excited and Terrified (Ep. 266 - Edward Gorey/Jordan Christianson)

Edward Gorey, Dune, and couture



episode 265: On My Own (Ep. 265 - Willy Wonka/Gus Lanza)

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory


 2019-12-19  58m

episode 264: What You're Shown and What You Discover (Ep. 264 - Pink Flamingos/Freddy)

Pink Flamingos, 90s zine culture, and The Bad Seed


 2019-12-12  53m

episode 263: A Writer's Job (Ep. 263 - Wicked/Gregory Maguire)

The Wizard of Oz & Wicked


 2019-12-05  1h2m

episode 262: There's More of us Than I Thought (Ep. 262 - Tomb Raider/Jackie)

Tomb Raider, World of Warcraft, and Assassin's Creed


 2019-11-28  46m

episode 261: The Weird Family (Ep. 261 - Conor/Calvin & Hobbes)

Calvin and Hobbes, drama club, and Tom Sawyer


 2019-11-21  1h2m

episode 260: The Cool Person I Could Be (Ep 260 - Pokemon/Cody Shipman)

Pokemon, Dragonball, and art school


 2019-11-14  1h2m