Season 1 – Episode 11

Raise your hand if you’ve ever read 50 Shades of Grey. Now raise your other hand if you’ve ever seen the movie(s).  If your hands remain by your sides, then don’t worry, we’re here to introduce you to the world of the 2011 viral sensation that was 50 Shades. In this episode, we look at the rise of the series and EL James (aka Snowqueens Icedragon), and examine just how it go so darn popular. We’ll also address some of the pros and cons of the story, so please pay attention to the below trigger warnings. This episode is NSFW, so make sure you have your headphones on! Laters, sparkly babes.

TW: BDSM, Intimate Partner Violence, Domestic Abuse, Disordered Eating, Self Harm

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Love is Respect National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline

RAINN National Sexual Assault Hotline

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence