Gaytendo
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #44, Joe and Josh discuss the start of Pride Season, Josh’s water issue in Atlanta, Joe’s Credit Card drama, Joe books a glamping trip, and Josh participates in Wigging Out in Atlanta.    In the news, we discuss the Biden-Harris campaign plans for Pride…
No Day But Too Gay
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #43, Joe and Josh discuss Joe’s new sound effects on the board and the unintended consequences of using them together, spend-down season, Josh likes people of all walks of life, jaded Joe and judgy Josh, we talk about our favorite drinks, Joe needs…
This Bud’s Not For You
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #42, Joe and Josh discuss getting older, Joe’s frustration with the gays, a power outage, what level of creep is too much, Josh gets in a minor accident, Josh gets a visit from his best (girl)friend, and more. In the news, we discuss…
‘Cause Baby You’re a Cybertruck
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #41, Joe and Josh discuss our first episode without Becca, how poorly our first recording of this episode went, 24 Hour Urine Sample bags, staying healthy, and should Josh move? In the news, we discuss right wingers missing the point yet again, Katy…
We’re Still Standing
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #40, Becca, Joe, and Josh discuss living with cats, an announcement about the show (not ending) that you’ll have to listen to find out what it is, discuss how Joe and Josh met, and Joe’s bad luck with dating.  In the news, Donald…
She Shoots, She Scores
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #39, Becca and Joe discuss the flooding in Pittsburgh, their Easter, the fact that NOTSTRAIGHTradio is now available on your smart speaker, the results of the Cards Against Humanity party that Becca threw, and have Out and The Advocate combined?In the news, we…
The Great Peep Debate
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #38, Becca and Joe discuss the upcoming Easter holiday, debate whether Peeps actually taste good or are the devil incarnate in candy form, Becca sees RENT at Point Park University, and a Cards Against Humanity get-together.In the news, we discuss Nex Benedict’s reported…
Our Queer Sea
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #37, Becca and Joe discuss Becca’s new ownership at her work, the launch of the NOTSTRAIGHTnews podcast, Becca’s friend passing away, the Titanic exhibit, a dirty restaurant, friendships not withstanding the test of time, and construction going on outside Joe’s place. In the…
It’s a NOTSTRAIGHTworld
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #36, Becca and Joe discuss the name of the last episode, the difference between a homonym, homophone, and homograph, the premiere of NOTSTRAIGHTworld, Becca’s new glasses, the Titanic exhibition, and ‘Cluck’ Norris. In the news, we discuss the new Jamie Stickle podcast, Matt…
Excessive Lead Content
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #35, Becca and Joe talk about the final push to make sure you’re subscribed to the new podcast feed, how we feel nowadays, how we sound nowadays, Joe’s new chair, the launch of NOTSTRAIGHTradio, a mind-blowing story about medical fraud, Becca’s Valentines Day,…
Emotional Support Podcast
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #34, Becca and Joe reminisce about snow days, Joe’s inconsistent bowling, his I9 fight, a NOTSTRAIGHTcast mug, Becca meets a local celebrity, and her emotional support pickle. In the news, Joe and Becca discuss resources for LGBTQ youth, two Moms for Liberty Updates,…
A**holes with Casseroles
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #33, Becca and Joe talk about goings on in the New Year, our new merchandise, Joe forming a LLC, a funny non-binary joke, Becca’s commitment rings, and a medical discussion/rant. In the news, Becca and Joe discuss the Roman Catholic church poo-pooing Surrogacy,…
Fart In A Jar
On NOTSTRAIGHTcast #32, Becca and Joe talk about Christmas, New Year’s Resolutions, the change of the show name from NOTSTR8CAST to NOTSTRAIGHTcast, Queer Media of 2023, a second sex scandal in DC, Heterosexism, Penile Fractures, and a stinky Moment of Conclusion
Woke Pope
On NOTSTR8CAST #30, Becca and Joe talk about LGBTQ blessings in the Catholic Church, Russia banning the LGBTQ movement as extremist, California Senate president pro tempore Toni Atkins breaking the lesbian glass ceiling, a school chaplain fights back, moving to Canada, and a batty Moment…
Welcome Back, Welcome Back
On NOTSTR8CAST #29, Joe welcomes his new co-host Becca, and explains where the show has been for the past two years. In the news, we cover the Trevor Project leaving X, the right-wing Project 2025 manifesto, a physics teacher getting fired over their pronouns in…
The Good Soup (Season 1 Finale)
On NOTSTR8CAST #28, Jason and Joe discuss Joe’s second job, Jason’s love of fall and the good soup, Pumpkin Spice Poppers, the late Norm Macdonald’s a deeply closted gay man, and more. In the news, Twitch has sued two users who allegedly bombarded people of…
Delta Foundation Variant
On NOTSTR8CAST #27, Jason and Joe discuss the Mandela Effect, current COVID-19 news, abortion news, and the state of the world in general. In the news, HRC’s President gets canned for helping Andrew Cuomo, a Catholic high school in North Carolina terminates a teacher after…
Cram your Graham in Instagram
On NOTSTR8CAST #26, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s camping trip, Joe battles with his demons, the remnants of Ida, The Morning Show on Apple TV+, and more! In the news, we discuss the right wing’s response to Biden’s pull-out of Afghanistan, Carole Baskin sells Joe…
Holy Cannoli
On NOTSTR8CAST #25, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s car name, Little Italy Days, getting stranded in a co-worker’s car while running errands for work, winter nesting, Spider Man: No Way Home, and more! In the news, we discuss OnlyFans flip-flopping, Rupaul’s drag and fracking empire,How…
Kwazy Cupcakes
On NOTSTR8CAST #24, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s new car, the joys of getting a parking permit, Little Italy Days, us both getting our credit back in good shape, the perils of dating in your late 30’s and early 40’s, people’s drug usage as a…
Grindr for Business
On NOTSTR8CAST #23, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s new car, the difficulties of getting insurance for the car, the return of COVID-related restrictions, our unvaccinated friends, and Joe’s first (awful) car. We also discuss Sniffies, the new location based hookup app and Tim Drake’s now…
The Thumping
On NOTSTR8CAST #22, Joe makes dinner for Jason. Did he like it? Jason rents a scooter and his Mom trumps him with a better story. And did we make it to the final voting round for the Best of Pittsburgh? In the news: Gay and…
The McTwist Machine is Broken
On NOTSTR8CAST #21, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s second camping trip. Did Jason get yelled at again? In the news: Thousands of people defiantly marched in the Budapest Pride parade, Alana Smith and Alexis Sablone are leading the charge for LGBTQ representation in skateboarding for…
Irreversible Damage Day
On NOTSTR8CAST #20, Jason updates Joe on his new role at the club, a parental visit, and his plans for a weekend at that same campground he got yelled at a few weeks ago. In the news: Prosecution speaks in the trial of Ed Buck,…
Be Hungry, Do Crimes
On NOTSTR8CAST #19, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s new job, his viral TikTok, and where his announcer voice came from. In the news: A Georgian cameraman has died after he was violently beaten by a mob while covering anti-Pride protests in Tbilisi last week. Joe…
The Smokesman
On NOTSTR8CAST #18, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s huge ice cube in his drink, Jason’s wonderful day, Joe’s awful day, and the reason they’re recording the podcast at midnight instead of noon on Tuesday. In the news: The Supreme Court rules on a case involving…
Camping Foul
On NOTSTR8CAST #17, Jason and Joe discuss the heat wave, updates on the Amazon Gift Card Giveaway, Pittsburgh City Paper Nomination, and Jason discusses his camping trip gone to hell. In the news: Followups to two stories we’ve covered previously: Pulse Nightclub has now been…
Parmesan for your Spaghetti
On NOTSTR8CAST #16, Joe gives our announcer Deep Throat some bad news, and we get some new theme music. Jason and Joe discuss their sunburns, our Pittsburgh City Paper Best of 2021 nomination, Joe’s weird FBI dream, Jason’s unfortunate choice of Father’s Day gift, and…
Get Off My Lawn!
On NOTSTR8CAST #15, Jason and Joe recap their camping trip, and an update on the $50 Amazon.com Gift Card giveaway. In the news: A Michigan teacher gets bashed on social media for wearing makeup. Burger King’s new Ch’King Sandwich. Long Beach’s Rainbow Lifeguard Tower reborn.…
Carole should’ve fed David to the Tigers
On NOTSTR8CAST #14, Jason and Joe return from their week off, and discuss Pride 2021 Craziness, their upcoming camping trip, the new web site with new blogs, and the $50 Amazon Card giveaway In the news this week: Gay Life Television and Pittsburgh M4M Owner…
The Dinosaur that Pooped a Podcast
On Episode #13 of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s Starbucks coffee that took too long to make, their upcoming camping trip, and Joe’s mom asks him about a supposed kitchen fire. In the news: The Equality Act appears to be dead. Lego releases a…
Jason’s Hookup Dungeon and Bar
On the 12th episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss the CDC’s lifting of masking requirements, Jason’s date in his basement bar, Joe’s mad dash to get his college schoolwork done, and a teaser about what we’re planning for next month. In the news: Ellen…
When did Hillary Clinton die???
On the 11th episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason gets a new microphone, a discussion on new laws about shipping vaping-related products, a menthol cigarette ban proposal, Joe’s dinner with Leather Guy, a bathroom cleaning mishap, and Jason found out that Joe’s never watched the X-Men movies.…
The Night Comes Down
On the 10th episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe recall the failure of their most recent night out, and Joe gives Jason a quiz. In the news: Joe Biden’s State of the Union address. Anti-LGBTQ remarks at work. A gay teen wins his fight against…
Something is rotten in the state of Delta
On the 9th episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss Jason’s favorite car. In the news: Gary Van Horn, The former leader of the now-defunct Delta Foundation settles the charges against him, and a recap of how bad the Delta Foundation was under his rule.…
Welcome to the 51st State
On the 8th episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss how wrecked their dinner plans got last week, our new Discord, an interesting thing about Wyoming Joe discovered from GAYBARCHIVES.com, and letters from our listeners. In the news: Republicans pushing bills targeting transgender youth. Jerry…
Not For Sexual Reasons
On the 7th episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss how old Jason actually is, his birthday party, Joe’s side effects of his second vaccine shot, In the news: Queer as Folk Reboot discussion. Arkansas Governor stands up for trans kids. Pete Buttigeig hopes cruising…
Leather Guy
On the sixth episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss recovering from their crazy fun weekend, In the news: Students now protected by anti-discrimination laws. Virginia bans gay panic court defenses. Mike Huckabee’s all-in-one racist, transphobic, and anti-democratic tweet. A crash-course in NFT’s. A followup…
Broads, Baseball, and Beer
On the fifth episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss their weekend. In the news: The Catholic Church lobbying against something vital. Lil Nas X’s shoes. Joe Exotic’s marriage. Dr. Rachel Levine appointment. The TSA’s treatment of transgender folks. And a shrinking Moment of Conclusion.…
Where’s My Food?!?
On the fourth episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss how Joe’s birthday weekend went, and Jason’s trouble with getting food delivered. In the news: A new Gay Captain America. Milo’s Conversion Therapy Center. A new OnlyFans ban. The Vatican investing in gay-themed movies. Ellen’s…
Sky Daddy
On the third episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss quarantine birthdays. In the news: Meme Catch-Up Time. The rise in LGBT identification. Tinder background checks. And a space-based Moment of Conclusion.
Government Noses In Your Body
On the second episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe discuss vaccinations and bar upgrades In the news: The recently-passed Equality Act. A Daylight Savings Time bill. Trans Athletes in Mississippi. Milo Yiannopoulos. And the introduction of the Moment of Conclusion.
Pittsburgh Pride and Pandemic Sex Work (Premiere)
On the Premiere episode of NOTSTR8CAST, Jason and Joe introduce themselves, how we met, and how the pandemic is affecting our lives. We also discuss trying to adapt to the current restrictions and social media when your business is closed, the collapse of Pittsburgh’s LGBTQIA…