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Thirst Aid Kit

96 EpisodesProduced by Slate Podcasts

Thirst is natural… so let’s celebrate it! Join Bim Adewunmi and Nichole Perkins as they dig deep into the various ways women express their thirst, asking: why do we desire who we desire? At a time when men are Not Doing Great, Bim and Nichole want to ask keep asking questions about Hollywood inclusi… read more

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A Whole Year, Fam

IT’S OUR BIRTHDAY! That’s right, Thirst Buckets! We are a whole year old. Whew! From the dirty auntie laughs to the profane gasps of delight, we’ve enjoyed every minute of breaking down pop culture and thirst with you. From southern men to British baes, newbies to Zaddies, french fries to hearty snacks, we tried to show love to all the baes we’ve loved before and we’re thrilled you’ve been along for the ride. In this episode, we reveal some of those [REDACTED] intros, share our favorite moments, and we even have special messages from some listeners and former guests. We have more episodes to  go so this isn’t the end, but we had to show ourselves a little anniversary love. Thank you for listening and always stay thirsty!

With guest shoutouts in order of appearance:

Bridget Minamore, “Great British Bae Off”

Special Guest*

Tobin Low, Kathy Tu, Nancy Podcast, “The Nancy Fancies”

Jen, Thirst Bucket

Krutika Mallikarjuna, “Pow! Bam! Thirst!”

Gena-mour Barrett, “Loony for Tunes”

Julia Furlan, Former Producer

Cynthia Harris, “Southern Baes”

Alanna Bennett, “Tom Hiddleston, The Earnest Scarecrow”

Bolu Babalola, “Back to Baesics”

Special Guest*

Cookie, Thirst Bucket

Essence Gant, “The Sterling Choice”

Brittany Luse, “More, More, More”

Ayumi, Thirst Bucket

Daniel M. Ortberg “Literary Baes”

Eleanor Kagan, Former Producer

Samantha, Thirst Bucket

Special Guest*

Do you need help figuring out your next crush? Drop us a line! Leave us a message at (765) 8-THIRST (765-884-4778) with your name and what kind of crush advice you're looking for, and maybe we'll answer your question in an upcoming Thirst Sommelier.

<br>Follow us on Twitter @ThirstAidKit. Bim is @bimadew and Nichole is @tnwhiskeywoman. Find show notes, fanfic, and more on our Tumblr. Share your drabbles with us there or email them to us at thirstaidkit@slate.com. Our music is by Tanya Morgan.

For your safety, we recommend that you avoid operating heavy machinery while listening to Thirst Aid Kit.

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