Mayday: The Handmaid’s Tale Podcast

Mayday: The Handmaid’s Tale Podcast

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Do you love The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU? So do we! Mayday is your source for all things Handmaid’s Tale. Mayday breaks down every episode and keeps you up to date with the latest news and updates about the show! Plus interviews with the cast and crew, great Handmaid’s Tale contests, giveaways and more! It’s the podcast for Handmaid’s Tale fans by Handmaid’s Tale fans! Subscribe today! Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/themaydaypodcast/support


The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU: S3/E9 “Perspective & Space Pirates!”
Jul 17 • 76 min
In which we discuss…Justin’s LOVE for “Heaven Is A Place On Earth”, who would win in a real fight between Serena/June, sucking on your finger after THAT?, Janine as the unsung hero, and of course…space pirates! ENJOY! —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
The Handmaid’s Tale On HULU: S3/E8 - “Karaoke & Questionable Motives”
Jul 10 • 105 min
So much to talk about! Lydia backstory! June and the Handmaid Mafia! That ending. So stop reading this and start listening! —- This episode is sponsored by · #WizardTeam: A Harry Potter Podcast: #WizardTeam is a spoiler-heavy Harry Potter podcast for true…
The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU: S3/E7 - “Did she really? Yes she did.”
Jul 4 • 82 min
Well damn, ok. I guess the time for playing around is more or less over. This week’s episode sees June once again losing her grasp on her plan to save Hannah and get out of Gilead. She learns the hard way….again…that no one is to be trusted and when the…
The Handmaid’s Tale On HULU: S3/E6 - “News Flash: Gilead Is Still a Terrible Place!
Jun 27 • 118 min
We now return you to regularly scheduled bleakness! I’ll be honest, this episode was great but I could done without all the real life footage of Washington, DC. Wait….Ohhhh that was the show……….are you sure? Seriously though let’s dive into this episode…
The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU: S3 / E5 - Mixtapes & Mayhem!
Jun 20 • 95 min
Hey, you knew it wasn’t gonna be all roses and rebellion for the entire season right? Special guest host Delia Harrington joins Justin as they break down Episode 5 and try to determine what the hell just happened and where the hell we’re gonna go from…
The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU: Season 3/Ep4!
Jun 13 • 89 min
Mayday digs into episode 4 of the new season! We talk everything from making baptisms weirder, to Aunt Lydia rocking the Rascal, to breakfast cereal, to feeling all the feelings in Canada, to spoilers and beautiful shots at the Putnam’s “Gilead House…
The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU: S3/Ep1-3
Jun 5 • 111 min
Hey, we’re back! Tiana, Sarah and Justin break down episodes 1-3 of Season 3 of The Handmaid’s Tale.We cover a lot of ground in the aftermath of Season 2. We talk everything from Stupid Fred to Commander Joey Lawrence (WOAH!)and everything in between.…
88: Interview: Ever Carradine & Stephen Kunken (the Putnams)
Nov 30, 2018 • 27 min
You love them, you hate them, they are Naomi and Warren Putnam the most miserable couple in Gilead….which is saying a lot in Gilead.Please enjoy our interview with the amazing Ever Carradine and Stephen Kunken, the actors that bring the Putnam’s to…
87: Contest Winners, “Cam” movie review & more!
Nov 25, 2018 • 57 min
On this episode of Mayday its all about costumes, Madeline Brewer’s new film “Cam”, Sabrina the Teenage Witch and more!Join Justin & Tiana as they make the big announcement for the costume contest winners in the group and pet categories and then have a…
86: Mayday Interviews - Lzzy Hale (Halestorm)
Nov 16, 2018 • 39 min
Lzzy Hale has never exactly been one to play by the rules, or to conform to expectations. She is a child of the 90’s, but was baptized into the church of 70’s and 80’s rock and roll and dove in head first, worshipping at the altar of the “foremothers of…
85: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU News & Updates!
Nov 8, 2018 • 18 min
The Handmaid’s Tale is now filming Season 3 in Canada, Margaret Atwood is auctioning off a name, plus news about Madeline Brewer, Joseph Fiennes, and Elisabeth Moss! It’s The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU news update on Mayday! —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
84: #HandmaidHalloween2018 Pt 2
Oct 31, 2018 • 57 min
It’s part 2 of the #HandmaidHalloween2018 Scary Movie special! Tiana and Justin break down the 2015 movie “The Witch”, have a discussion about what effects a person’s taste in scary movies, and run down the remaining movies on their “Movies that truly…
83: #HandmaidHalloween2018 Special Pt 1
Oct 24, 2018 • 49 min
Tiana loves scary movies, Just is trying to love scary movies, and neither one can watch them with their spouses. What to do?Podcast it, obviously. Tiana and Justin take on a scary movie night, watching two scary movies, one chosen by them, one chosen by…
82: BIG NEWS! Handmaid’s Tale SEASON 3 ANNOUNCEMENT!
Oct 21, 2018 • 5 min
OT Fagbenle aka “Luke” from The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU posted on his Instagram account today that Season 3 of The Handmaid’s Tale has begun filming! We will keep you posted on all the latest news and information that we hear about. For the latest news…
81: Season 3 of The Handmaid’s Tale - What we know so far
Oct 18, 2018 • 36 min
Somewhere in Gilead Rita and The Martha’s have just orchestrated an amazing and harrowing escape for June. There’s only one problem, June didn’t escape. Somewhere on the outskirts of Gilead she waits, hood up, full of scorn and ready for revenge.…
80: #HandmaidHalloween2018 is here!
Oct 10, 2018 • 62 min
We are back and it’s costume contest time! Mayday rolls out #HandmaidHalloween2018 featuring our costume contest! It’s back again with 3 categories for enter, great prizes to win and some amazing guest judges. Listen to the podcast for detaills and follow…
79: BONUS INTERVIEW (NEW!) Madeline Brewer
Aug 15, 2018 • 35 min
Mayday talks to Madeline Brewer, the actress responsible for our favorite character, Janine, from The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU. She lets us dive deep into the character, what she is, what she isn’t and answers YOUR questions from social media! Enjoy. —-…
78: SCAD FASH - Cast Q&A Panel pt2 w/ Ane Crabtree,Amanda Brugel, Madeline Brewer & more!
Aug 8, 2018 • 27 min
This is something you will NOT hear anywhere else!We attended the Handmaid’s Tale on HULU opening of the “Dressing for Dystopia” exhibit at the SCAD FASH Museum of Film and Fashion. There was a screening of Season 2 episode 3 followed by a Q&A with…
77: SCAD FASH - Cast Q&A Panel pt1 w/ Ane Crabtree,Amanda Brugel, Madeline Brewer & more!
Aug 2, 2018 • 32 min
This is something you will NOT hear anywhere else!We attended the Handmaid’s Tale on HULU opening of the “Dressing for Dystopia” exhibit at the SCAD FASH Museum of Film and Fashion. There was a screening of Season 2 episode 3 followed by a Q&A with…
76: Ask Mayday Anything- Pt 3!
Aug 1, 2018 • 37 min
The final installment of the Mayday: The Handmaid’s Tale Podcast Season 2 Wrap Up show! We answer more of your questions about the show, ourselves, and more! Thank you so much to everyone that submitted questions and look for much more of this in the…
75: Ane Crabtree SCAD FASH Interview (April 2018 repost)
Jul 27, 2018 • 53 min
Award winning costume designer Ane Crabtree joined Mayday in April for an interview as she prepped for the launch of her massive exhibit at the SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion & Film in Atlanta GA. The exhibit is the first costume design exhibit at the museum…
74: Nonprofit Spotlight - The Little Bit Foundation (pt2)
Jul 26, 2018 • 21 min
Organization: The Little Bit FoundationWebsite: www.thelittlebitfoundation.orgRosemary Hanley is the Executive Director of The Little Bit Foundation, an organization committed to removing the borders between children and education in St. Louis, MO. This…
73: Ask Mayday Anything- Pt 2!”
Jul 25, 2018 • 42 min
Part 2 of the Mayday: The Handmaid’s Tale Podcast Season 2 Wrap Up show! We answer more of your questions about the show, ourselves, and more! Has Serena made a complete arc? Do you think there are parts of society that compare to Gilead? Can June survive…
72: Nonprofit Spotlight - The Little Bit Foundation
Jul 19, 2018 • 21 min
Organization: The Little Bit FoundationWebsite: www.thelittlebitfoundation.orgRosemary Hanley was being nudged, that’s how she puts it. She was being nudged to do something more, something for others, something to help those less fortunate in the city…
71: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU S2 “Wrap Up Pt1!”
Jul 18, 2018 • 43 min
Thank you! We can’t believe it’s over already. Season 2 of The Handmaid’s Tale is in the books and we had a blast. Thank you to all of you for listening and for making this podcast so much fun to do. This episode is our Season 2 Wrap up show! It’s part 1…
70: BONUS INTERVIEW! Amanda Brugel (Rita)
Jul 11, 2018 • 34 min
Amanda Brugel talks all things Rita with Justin & Tiana! Sometimes you things just work out perfectly. We tried to setup this interview for a couple of dates but couldn’t work out a day that worked. So we decided to do it so that it would release after…
69: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU S2/E13 - “The Word”
Jul 11, 2018 • 103 min
BOOM! There it is and there you have it! The finale to The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU! Episode 13 “The Word” packed a huge punch…literally. We now know the fate of June and her baby. Emily finally has someone show her a kindness in Gilead, but not before…
68: Bonus Interview! Eric Tuchman (E12 Writer)
Jul 6, 2018 • 36 min
The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU leaves us once again with no idea where the show is going. Episode 12 “Postpartum” followed up the highly emotional, very different episode “Holly” in which June gives birth to her daughter. Writer Eric Tuchman is a veteran TV…
67: Bonus interview!- Sydney Sweeney (Eden)
Jul 5, 2018 • 31 min
We caught up with Sydney Sweeney a couple of week’s ago to discuss her character Eden. The Handmaid’s Tale brought Eden into the fold as Nick’s child bride and has forced viewers to confront some very uncomfortable topics along the way. Sydney Sweeney…
66: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU S2/E12 - “Postpartum”
Jul 4, 2018 • 96 min
With two episodes to go in season 2 June once again finds herself in the Waterford house for tour number three. Every relationship is full of moving parts and volatile emotions as we head into the finale with more questions than answers. We finally get…
65: Bonus Interview! Warren Littlefield (Executive Producer)
Jun 28, 2018 • 18 min
We could listen to Warren Littlefield talk all day long about television. The man is a legend in the business having resided over NBC during one of the most remarkable runs for a TV network ever. He also happens to be the Executive Producer for The…
64: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU S2/E11 - “Holly”
Jun 27, 2018 • 73 min
The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU follows up one of their most intense and violent episodes with something entirely different. In S2/E11 - “Holly” we essentially get a one woman show as Elisabeth Moss absolutely puts one of the best performances of her run on…
63: Bonus Interview! Yahlin Chang (Writer S2/E10)
Jun 23, 2018 • 23 min
Yahlin Chang joins Mayday to discuss that gutwrenching episode of The Handmaid’s Tale….because she is the one that wrote it! We try to get into the mind of the woman that created one of the most bleek episodes of television we’ve seen in a long time.…
62: Bonus Interview! Kate Kelly (EqualityNow.org)
Jun 21, 2018 • 34 min
Kate Kelly from EqualityNow.Org talks to Mayday about their new campaign #HopeLivesInEveryName.Equality Now has partnered with HULU and The Handmaid’s Tale to illustrate that even though the show is fiction, the violence women and girls face in the series…
61: Bonus Interview! Bruce Miller (showrunner)
Jun 21, 2018 • 42 min
The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU is the baby of Bruce Miller a longtime television writer and producerwho serves as the show’s creator and showrunner. Bruce knows all! You know that thing that happened that made you freak out? Yeah, he made that happen. Or…
60: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU S2/E10 - “The Last Ceremony”
Jun 20, 2018 • 87 min
The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU S2/E10 - The Last CeremonyThis was your not so friendly, or subtle reminder that Serena and Fred are straight up evil.Eeeeeeeeeeeeeevil. —- This episode is sponsored by · #WizardTeam: A Harry Potter Podcast: #WizardTeam is a…
59: Bonus Interview! O-T Fagbenle (Luke)
Jun 14, 2018 • 17 min
Ok, we admit it, in season one we talked more than a fair amount of trash about Luke…and now we feel entirely justified! O-T Fagbenle joines Slacker Radio’s Jennifer White for an interview to talk about all things Luke. Did he do enough? Does he blame…
58: The Handmaid’s tale on HULU S2/E9 - “Smart Power”
Jun 13, 2018 • 85 min
The Handmaid’s Tale ventures to the Great White North! Serena, Fred, and Nick take the Gilead show on the road to try and prove to the world that none of the horrible true things you’ve heard about them are true….but we all know how things end up with…
57: Nonprofit Spotlight - Empower North County
Jun 6, 2018 • 26 min
EMPOWER North County aims to provide opportunities for the growth, capacity building and development of North (St. Louis) County individuals and communities (especially families). We do this through RELIEF, BETTERMENT, EMPOWERMENT and ENRICHMENT projects.…
56: The Handmaid’s tale on HULU S2/E8 - “Women’s Work”
Jun 6, 2018 • 61 min
Unbelievable. They did it and we can’t believe it. The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU ends on a non-flashback happy moment! What an absolutely fantastic job by everyone in this episode. Yvonne Strahovski is absolutely award worthy in her performance in this…
55: Bonus Interview! - Ever Carradine (Naomi Putnam)
Jun 5, 2018 • 34 min
Welcome to our bonus interview with actress Ever Carradine. She plays the perpetually sour Namoi Putnam on The Handmaid’s Tale and she is here to answer all of your questions about all things #LadyPutnam. So please keep your legs and … well obviously arms…
54: The Handmaid’s tale on HULU S2/E7 - “After”
May 30, 2018 • 76 min
Who is alive, who is dead, and what will the repurcussions be?! What a fine follow up to The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU EP6! Gilead is shaken to it’s core by the bombing at the new Rachel and Leah center. Fred survives…hmm…but all is not well in the…
53: Nonprofit Spotlight - Givable.org
May 29, 2018 • 16 min
Very excited to bring you this interview with Managing Director of Givable. A great new non-profit that is trying to create an engaged and informed community of lifelong givers. Givable empowers individuals, families and businesses to weave a giving…
52: Bonus Interview! - Max Minghella (Nick)
May 25, 2018 • 11 min
You may well be aware that our relationship with Nick on The Handmaid’s Tale has been one frought with…frustration. Nick makes some really interesting decisions and says really moronic things sometimes. However, he is starting to come around now that…
51: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU S2/E6 - “First Blood”
May 23, 2018 • 82 min
Whaaaaaaaaaaat!? This episode is bonkers!! I guess we’re dialing it up a notch on The Handmaid’s Tale. Crystal Martin joins Justin as a very special co-host to breakdown Season 2/Episode 6 - “First Blood.” The creep factor is high and the discussion…
50: BONUS Interview - Madeline Brewer (Janine)
May 16, 2018 • 14 min
Our bonus interviews continue as Madeline Brewer sits down to talk all things Janine, season 2 of The Handmaid’s Tale, the show’s music, and more! Thanks once again to Jennifer White from Slacker Radio for handling the interviews! Enjoy. —- Send in a…
49: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU S2/E5 - “Seeds”
May 16, 2018 • 61 min
We ended Episode 4 with the music of Cat Power and start Episode 5 with the music Cat Stevens! Well done, well done. This episode features all the feel good moments we’ve come to expect from The Handmaid’s Tale! There are showdowns galore, a trip back to…
48: Samira Wiley Interview (Full)
May 9, 2018 • 9 min
You know her, you love her, we wish we saw more of her. Samira Wiley kicks all kinds of ass playing Moira on The Handmaid’s Tale. From the Red Center, to the Train Scene, to Jezebels, and Canada she has delivered some amazing performances and is a podcast…
47: The Handmaid’s Tale On HULU: S2/Ep4 - “Other Women”
May 8, 2018 • 61 min
June? Offred? It’s all bad no matter what your name is.Tiana, Sarah and Justin talk about what a bad idea it is to play the Aunt Lydia game. Just stop playing the game June. Just stop. We get thrust back into the hell hole that is Gilead and get a helluva…
46: Samira Wiley (Moira) Interview Sample!
May 7, 2018 • 4 min
Blessed be thre fruit roll ups ladies and gentlemen! Starting this Wednesday 5/9 we will be issuing bonuses to you, our loyal and very much loved listeners. We will have interviews with Handmaid’s Tale cast members Samira Wiley, O-T Fagbenle, Madline…
45: The Handmaid’s Tale On HULU: S2/Ep3 - “Baggage”
May 1, 2018 • 54 min
When will we learn. When we will stop letting the writers of The Handmaid’s Tale build us up and then break us down!Tiana, Sarah and Justin breakdown a tension filled episode with an ending that surely had some fans screaming at their televisions. We get…
43: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU is back! S2/Ep1 - “June”
Apr 24, 2018 • 52 min
…and they never looked at baseball the same way EVER again! The Handmaid’s Tale returns and we are here to greet it with open arms. We embrace the dark dark darkness and go boldy into the depths of Gilead to see what we can see. Now if we could just UNSEE…
44: Handmaid’s Tale on HULU - S2/Ep2 : “Emily’s story”
Apr 24, 2018 • 62 min
The Handaid’s Tale finally takes us to The Colonies. One of the most anticipated things about season two has been this moment and it did not dissappoint. Alexis Bledel shines once again as Emily. We get a look back the heartbreaking way she ended up…
42: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU : Season 2 Trailer talk! Insights, theories & questions!
Apr 9, 2018 • 62 min
Who was that? What are those? Where are we?! Justin and Tiana take a long look at all the sights and sounds of the first full trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale Season Two!! Questions and conspiracy theories are discussed! Is June escaping? Is that a mass…
41: BIG NEWS! HULU LET US SCREEN EPISODE 1 OF SEASON 2!
Mar 30, 2018 • 63 min
This is not a drill! Mayday has seen the first episode of season two of The Handmaid’s Tale!!!Thanks to HULU for allowing us to view it. Sarah, Tiana & Justin give their (EXTREMELY SPOILER FREE) thoughts on the first incredible episode of season two!…
40: The Handmaid’s Tale on HULU News Update - Season Two Updates!
Mar 22, 2018 • 11 min
The Handmaid’s Tale cast and creators were honored at PaleyFest with a screening followed by a moderated Q&A! There is A LOT of news about season two to cover from the darker tone, to a possible Luke/June reunion and much much much more! Did we mention…
39: #FemaleFilmmakerFriday Interviews: Jess Goldberg
Mar 16, 2018 • 47 min
Mayday Presents! “The #FemaleFilmakerFriday Interview series” todays interview is with Jess Goldberg creator of the hit TV show “The Path” streaming now on HULU! Jess is a playwright, director and has worked as a screenwriter and prodcucer on a number of…
38: The Handmaid’s Tale News Update: 2.27.18! !
Feb 27, 2018 • 4 min
The Handmaids Tale News Update from Mayday!Margaret Atwood talks about the lean times before the release of The Handmaid’s Tale, The cast talks about the real life possibilities of Gilead, and Yvonne Strahovski talks luck and the success of The Handmaid’s…
37: The Handmaid’s Tale News Update 2.22.18!
Feb 22, 2018 • 6 min
Mayday News Update - 2.22.18! Showrunner Bruce Miller talks about The Colonies, Ane Crabree stands out & stands up, and Ann Dowd is 1 for 5, so far, at Sundance!ALSO! Write a review of our podcast on Apple Podcasts and we’ll read it on the next podcast!…
36: The Handmaid’s Tale News Update: 2.16.18!
Feb 16, 2018 • 7 min
Mayday News Update - 2.16.18! Big Season 2 cast news, Crabtree Recodes her costumes, & the dilemma of never really escaping from Gilead! Find these stories in more on our “Handmaid’s Tale Neverending Newsfeed!” just follow us on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram…
35: The Handmaid’s Tale News Update: 2.13.18!
Feb 13, 2018 • 12 min
Mayday brings you a short podcast to update you on the latest news about The Handmaid’s Tale! Listen as Justin runs down the top stories and get more information at the Mayday “Handmaids Tale Neverending News Feed” over at http://tiny.cc/HandmaidsNews.…
34: #FemaleFilmakerFriday Interviews:
Feb 9, 2018 • 39 min
Mayday Presents! “The #FemaleFilmakerFriday Interview series” a new pop up podcast! We’ll be interviewing and profiling female directors from film and TV to bring attention to them and their work. Our first episode features Lindsey Copeland, director of…
33: Mayday Monthly - February
Feb 7, 2018 • 64 min
Winter Break is over! Mayday: The Handmaid’s Tale podcast is back and Tiana, Sarah and Justin are ready to discuss all the Handmaid’s Tale Season Two news and information and discuss theories for next season. SPOILERS ahead! Plus an interview with…
32: Mayday Monthly - December
Dec 11, 2017 • 79 min
Tiana, Sarah and Justin are back with their montly edition of Mayday: The Handmaid’s Tale Podcast! Its been a while so theres a lot to discuss. We talk about our amazing Handmaid’s Tale costume contest winners, The Handmaid’s Tale season 2, the lost Ann…
31: Mayday Reviews Godless (spoiler free)
Nov 22, 2017 • 28 min
Netflix continues dropping new and intriguing content on us! This one comes in the form of “Godless”, a big, sprawling, ensemble Western that’s a little different than what you might be expecting. Merritt Wever, Michelle Dockery, Jeff Daniels and Jack…
30: Mayday Reviews: Marvel’s Runaways (Spoiler Free)
Nov 19, 2017 • 20 min
Justin and his daughter talk Runaways! Marvel does teen drama as only they can in this fun new series “Marvel’s Runaways” from HULU. It debuts on 11.21.17 and Mayday was able to catch Episodes 1-4! Runaways is all about a teenagers and their parents so we…
30: HANDMAIDS TALE SEASON 2 ANNOUNCED! APRIL 2018!
Nov 14, 2017 • 8 min
The Handmaid’s Tale will kick off season two on HULU in April of 2018! HULU dropped the big annoucement today! So, now that we know WHEN we’re gonna get it let’s look at at what and who we know about The Handmaid’s Tale season 2! —- Send in a voice…
29: Mayday Presents: New TV Preview/Review Podcast (title TBA)
Nov 13, 2017 • 42 min
The Handmaid’s Tale won’t kick off it’s second season for a while. So chances are you need something new to binge? Delia & Justin are here to explore TV offerings beyond The Handmaid’s Tale! Everything from Alias Grace & Godless to Marvel’s Runaways &…
28: Mayday Interviews - Dierdre Flynn Pt 2/2
Nov 13, 2017 • 26 min
WARNING: You will want to fly to Ireland and take Dierdre Flynn’s class. She teaches a module all about dystopian novels and talks to us about teaching The Handmaid’s Tale. Plus, she gives us info on an entire academic conference about The Handmaid’s Tale…
27: Mayday Interviews - Sarah Magliocco of SHEMazing.net Pt 2/2
Nov 13, 2017 • 25 min
Ireland is a country at a crossroads. The 8th ammendment of Ireland’s constitution makes abortion Illegal in all but some very extreme cases. Sarah Magliocco, reporter for the Irish website SHEmazing.net joins us to tell us about Ireland’s troubling…
26: Mayday Reviews Alias Grace (spoiler free)
Nov 6, 2017 • 27 min
Its the pilot episode of our new project “Mayday Presents: Great Adaptations!” where we read & watch new book to tv/movie adaptations. We’re kicking things off with the new Netflix mini-series “Alias Grace”, adapted from Margaret Atwood’s 1996 novel of…
25: Mayday Interviews - Ane Crabtree
Oct 30, 2017 • 58 min
Ane Crabtree joins Tiana and Justin for an interview that you’re sure to enjoy. Ane joined Mayday on the heels of her first Emmy nomination to talk and what was scheduled to be a 30 minute interview turned into 1 hour plus. Ane and co. cover a wide…
24: Mayday Interviews - Yvonne Strahovski (Serena Joy)
Oct 17, 2017 • 46 min
Yvonne Strahovski talks to Mayday about Serena Joy, the woman that Handmaid’s Tale fans love to hate. Is she evil or just misunderstood? Does she regret the world she helped create? What is it like playing a character capable of such things? Will she…
23: Mayday Interviews - Sarah Magliocco of SHEMazing.net Pt 1/2
Oct 16, 2017 • 26 min
Ireland is a country at a crossroads. The 8th ammendment of Ireland’s constitution makes abortion Illegal in all but some very extreme cases. Sarah Magliocco, reporter for the Irish website SHEmazing.net joins us to tell us about Ireland’s troubling…
22: Mayday Interviews - Dierdre Flynn Pt 1/2
Oct 16, 2017 • 23 min
WARNING: You will want to fly to Ireland and take Dierdre Flynn’s class. She teaches a module all about dystopian novels and talks to us about teaching The Handmaid’s Tale. Plus, she gives us info on an entire academic conference about The Handmaid’s Tale…
21: Mayday Monthly - October
Oct 16, 2017 • 65 min
Did you know Sarah got arrested once?! Well, now you do. Tiana, Sarah, & Justin host Mayday Monthly - October: The Pumpkin Spice Edition! This show is a blast. We catch up on all of the month’s Handmaid’s Tale happenings, news about the show, Season 2…
20: Mayday Special - Delia Harrington talks Title IX
Oct 16, 2017 • 33 min
On Friday, 9.22.17, the U.S. Secretary of Education rescinded the “Dear Colleague Letter”, Obama era Title IX guidance provided to schools about how they were to handle incidents of sexual assault. What is Title IX? Why was this done? What does it mean…
19: Mayday Interviews - Kelsey Hercs - Mine! ComicMix Kickstarter Writer.
Oct 16, 2017 • 39 min
Kelsey Hercs joins Mayday to talk about the story she is writing for ComicMix’s #Kickstarter Comic Anthology project to benefit Planned Parenthood! She is a writer, actress, and part time burlesque performer and her story centers on the lives of a modern…
18: Mayday Interview - Warren Littlefield Pt3/3
Oct 16, 2017 • 17 min
Part three of our three part interview we call “20 Minutes with Warren Littlefield.” Warren Littlefield, Executive Producer for The Handmaid’s Tale & Fargo & former President of NBC joins Mayday to talk all things Handmaid’s Tale, including Ann Dowd &…
17: Mayday Interviews - Warren Littlefield Pt2/3
Oct 16, 2017 • 24 min
Part two of our three part interview we call “20 Minutes with Warren Littlefield.” Warren Littlefield, Executive Producer for The Handmaid’s Tale & Fargo & former President of NBC joins Mayday to talk all things Handmaid’s Tale, including Bruce Miller’s…
16: Mayday Interviews- Warren Littlefield Pt1/3
Oct 16, 2017 • 26 min
Part one of our three part interview we call “20 Minutes with Warren Littlefield.” Warren Littlefield, Executive Producer for The Handmaid’s Tale & Fargo & former President of NBC joins Mayday to talk all things Handmaid’s Tale, including Alexis Bledel’s…
14: Mayday Monthly - September
Oct 16, 2017 • 71 min
Mayday is back from Summer Vacation with a super-sized episode featuring interviews with two amazing women! First, you get a sample of our amazing interview with Ane Crabtree, the Emmy Nominated Costume Designer for The Handmaid’s Tale. Then we have Mary…
13: Mayday Interviews - Sarah Illiatovich-Goldman SAVEHB40
Oct 16, 2017 • 38 min
Full interview with Sarah! Please listen for details on the Save HB40 protest. You can join Sarah and The Handmaid’s for a day of SILENT PROTEST on Wednesday, August 9th, Governor Rauner’s office at The Thompson Centre from 7am-3pm. It will be a day of…
12: Mayday Interviews - Delia Harrington
Oct 16, 2017 • 55 min
We get Delia’s thoughts on how season one of The Handmaid’s Tale concluded. Plus we learn about her new gig at Boston Healthcare for the Homeless and talk about other great TV that we are watching. She’s awesome and fun and we love to talk to her —- Send…
11: Mayday Season One Wrap Up Special!
Oct 16, 2017 • 79 min
What a ride it has been. We break down the final moments of the show, take your questions, and discuss where the show will go, where it has been, and tackle the age old question…Tiffany or Debbie Gibson Thank you to all of our listeners and please stay…
10: Let’s talk about Episode 10: “Night”
Oct 16, 2017 • 89 min
Serena F’ing Joy! This episode starts off with a bang…literally…as things between Serena Joy and Offred finally come to blows. Serena has had enough and if Offred is not pregnant it could spell bad things for her time in Gilead. Plus we find out what…
9: Let’s talk about Episode 9: “The Bridge”
Oct 16, 2017 • 60 min
Hey you know what Janine deserves? A nice quite vacation? Some alone time with the child she gave birth to? A hug? If you guessed D) to have her child taken away from her and to be posted at a new home far away….YOU WIN! Its a gut wrenching episode.…
8: Let’s talk about Episode 8: “Jezebels”
Oct 16, 2017 • 73 min
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into Gilead! Wow. When Serena Joy is away Fred will play, thus we get our introduction to creepy, psycho, hellish fever dream that is Jezebels. The only not terrible thing that we witness at Jezebels is a…
7: Lets talk about Episode 7: “The Other Side”
Oct 16, 2017 • 69 min
Oh Luke…..Luke, Luke, Luke, Luke, Luke….you noble….stubborn stubborn man. This weeks episode gives us a big dose of flashback, foundation and….Luke! We find out all about the details behind the daring and failed escape attempt that opened the season as we…
6: Let’s talk about Episode 6: “A Woman’s Place”
Oct 16, 2017 • 88 min
This week they lighten things up a bit with a super fun party for all the handmaids. HAHAHAHA, just kidding, this episode is totally messed up just like the rest of them. Tensions are running HIGH as a group from Mexico, including the Mexican ambassador…
5: Lets talk about Episode 5: “Faithful”
Oct 16, 2017 • 80 min
“Better never means better for everyone,” ….the understatement of the season. The commander starts his quick turn to creepy-town as we get more into his character. Offred and Nick and Serena make a little plan on the side to … double the efforts… with…
4: Let’s talk about Episode 4: “Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum”
Oct 16, 2017 • 70 min
Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum, learn it, live it know it. Offred is losing it as she has been banished to her room for almost two weeks by evil queen Serena Joy. She finds some solace in a mysterious message written in her closet, but what does it…
3: Let’s Talk Episode 3 “Late”
Oct 16, 2017 • 55 min
A powerhouse of an episode! Alexis Bledel turns in a career performance without saying a word. Join us as we cover all the truly disturbing events of this episode culminating in of the most effecting final scenes of a TV show in recent memory. —- This…
2: Let’s talk about Episode 2: “Birth Day”
Oct 16, 2017 • 66 min
The Handmaid’s Tale Episode 2: “Birth Day”The more we see of Gilead, its hierarchy and its rituals, the more disturbed we are!OfGlen turns up the pressure on OfFred to join Mayday. We learn more about OfGlen’s story and we see the real risks that come…
1: The First Episode
Oct 16, 2017 • 57 min
The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu has arrived! There is so much to unpack with this show as it exceeds all of our expectations in more ways than one. More humor than expected, darker than we could have ever dreamed and stunningly well produced. This kicks…