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Meanwhile at the Podcast is a show about pop culture, entertainment, and fandom. Your hosts George (formerly of The George and Tony Entertainment Show), Rodney (the graphic artist otherwise known as Art Nerrd), Kristin and Rich (the married team supreme formerly of Comic Logic Books and Artwork) share opinions and comments about movies, TV, comics, prose, music, theater, and the creative arts along with relatable slice of life anecdotes.

Jun 24, 2023

Hi, everybody. Rich and George are joined by Sarah Royal, the author of the upcoming biography AKA Lucy: The Dynamic and Determined Life of Lucille Ball, scheduled to be released October 2023 from Running Press just in time for the holidays. This book, with a foreword by Amy Poehler, is officially authorized by the estate of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. The book is available for preorder at , , , or at your favorite bookstore. Sarah talks about her research, some Lucy fun facts, and the next generation of fans of the First Lady of Comedy, Lucille Ball.

You may know Sarah as the cohost of the Enough Wicker Podcast where she and Lauren take a scholarly look at the Golden Girls, episode by episode. Subscribe to the show on your podcast app and check out their website at

Here are some of the sites and social media accounts Sarah mentioned on the show:

@luvsbway and @lucylounge on Instagram

papermoon loves lucy on tumblr

The Lucy and Desi documentary directed by Amy Poehler is currently available at

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