1:27:52 | Mar 19th
In this episode, the ladies talk Jordan Peele's new movie, Us, and being scary-cats before they dive into the remarkable life of the first woman in space, Valentina Tereshkova and possibly the first mixed-race English queen, Queen Charlotte.
1:49:56 | Mar 12th
In this episode, the ladies talk stalking Shonda Rhimes and comradery w/ bigots before jumping into the extraordinary life of activist, Dolores Huerta and the notorious life of radio host, Laura Schlessinger.
1:29:12 | Mar 5th
This week, the ladies talk brutal honesty from grandmothers before diving into the tragic and triumphant life of painter, Artemisia Gentileschi and the salacious life of teenage would be murderer, Amy Fisher.
1:24:47 | Feb 26th
This week, the ladies talk the "Twilight Zone" reboot and "accidental" fake Chanel bags before diving into the privileged life of Civil Rights activist and suffragette, Mary Church Terrell and the notorious life of Ruth Madoff.
1:25:51 | Feb 19th
In this episode, the ladies talk lady writers and SNL sketches before diving into the gruesome murders committed by the Papin Sisters and the amazing life of indentured servant-turned-wealthy-businesswoman, Mary Ellen Pleasant.
1:54:26 | Feb 12th
On this week's show, the ladies tease the Fyre Festival debacle before they dive into the amazing career and life of the first black Oscar winner, Hattie McDaniel and the (maybe) problematic life of MLM cosmetic queen, Mary Kay Ash.
1:22:32 | Feb 5th
On this week's episode, the ladies discuss the lack of undergarments in blaxploitation films, the life of German artist and originator of photomontage, Hannah Hoch and conclude part 2 of the extraordinary life of Civil Rights Activist, Coretta Scott ...Show More
1:33:12 | Jan 29th
In this episode, the ladies talk the upside of mindless entertainment while discussing the often overlooked life of author/civil rights activist, Coretta Scott King (part 1) and the unknown life of Civil War surgeon/vet, Mary Edwards Walker.
51:48 | Jan 15th
In this episode, the ladies gush about the lighting in "Beale Street;" explore the life of first First Lady, Martha Washington and marvel at the career of the first female doctor of dentistry, Lucy Hobbs Taylor.
1:03:12 | Dec 26th, 2018
In the episode, the ladies are back with a new episode to discuss passion for coffee, the work of actor/director, Sondra Locke and the life of writer, feminist and revolutionary, Qiu Jin.
1:21:38 | Dec 19th, 2018
n this episode, the ladies revisit Episode #1 where they discuss Hannah Mary Tabbs and Clara Pilates. Plus, a story from Miriam's awesome husband, Sal, about his favorite Notorious Women.
1:37:12 | Dec 4th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies talk women striving to be their "authentic" selves; the unbelievable crime of teen temptress, Erin Caffey and the unbelievable assertions of Republican pundit, Kellyanne Conway.
1:13:33 | Nov 27th, 2018
In this episode, Lavetta is joined by guest co-host, Rebecca Zahler, as they discuss basic men and being a bad feminist as they get into the lives of convicted killer, Jodi Arias and notorious mistress-turned-wife, Camilla Parker Bowles.
1:35:08 | Nov 13th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies talk the benefits of feel good "coffee mug" tv shows, the extraordinary life of astronomer, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin and the polarizing life of the notorious "tot mom," Casey Anthony.
1:01:13 | Nov 6th, 2018
In this special episode, Lavetta is joined by one of her favorite co-host, podcaster and writer, Rosalind Jackson from WordyGirl Entertainment, to laugh and discuss 10 Notorious Women reasons to vote in the midterms on Nov. 6.
1:26:41 | Oct 24th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies talk strategies for keeping the yeast monster away, the incredible life of the original Aunt Jemima and the remarkable life of Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg
1:03:01 | Oct 2nd, 2018
In this episode, Lavetta is joined by guest co-host, Rosalind Jackson, as they discuss the impressive accomplishments of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and the impressive drinking habits of SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
1:03:33 | Sep 25th, 2018
In this one year anniversary of the podcast, the ladies commemorate the milestone by discussing the state of the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements, laughing about some of their favorite episodes and sharing their hopes moving forward.
1:28:50 | Aug 21st, 2018
In this episode, the ladies rave about the new season of Insecure on HBO, marvel at the heroics of Civil War spy and soldier, Sarah Emma Edmonds and wag their tongues at the "mean girl" antics of legendary gossip columnist, Hedda Hopper.
38:32 | Aug 14th, 2018
In this special episode - thanks Technical Difficulties - Lavetta is joined by previous guest co-host, Rosalind Jackson to talk about the recent scandal of former White House employee, Omarosa Manigault-Newman.
1:12:40 | Aug 7th, 2018
In the episode, the ladies talk the sexiness of Capt. Jean Luc Picard, the notorious antics of gossip columnist, Louella Parsons and the extraordinary life of trans Civil War vet, Albert Cashier.
1:21:11 | Jul 10th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies talk Jared Kushner and Downton Abbey before jumping into the extraordinary life of former Philippine First Lady, Imelda Marcos (Part 1) and the legendary story of Mulan.
1:02:55 | Jun 26th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies muse about the comedy in babies fighting raccoons, the legacy of DJ, journalist and music activist, Dyana Williams and the mystery of Shakespeare's wife, Anne Hathaway.
1:09:22 | Jun 12th, 2018
In this episode, Lavetta welcomes guest co-host, writer and podcaster, Rosalind Jackson into the "She Shed" to discuss First Lady, Melanie Trump and Debra Denise Brown, one of the few convicted female serial killers in America.
1:37:22 | Jun 5th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies talk battling leaf blowers, the notorious murders of Danish serial killer, Dagmar Overbye and the legendary beauty (and mind) of Hollywood legend, Hedy Lamarr. Support: www.patreon.com/notoriouswomen.
1:12:23 | May 29th, 2018
Filling in for Miriam, special guest co-host, Rebecca Zahler sits down with Lavetta to discuss the "ticky-ness" of Azealia Banks, the promise of new "woke" princess, Meghan Markle and the antics of the "Queen Of Mean," Leona Helmsley. Rebecca Zahler ...Show More
44:47 | May 22nd, 2018
In this episode, the ladies talk the benefits of gardening for the "oldish," the art and work of artist, L. Frank Manriques and the secret life of the Quaker and Klanswoman, Daisy Douglas Barr.
1:06:40 | May 8th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies illustrate the importance of playing nice with customer service, marvel at the success of singer, Johanna "Jenny" Lind and try and understand the rampage of notorious teenage shooter, Brenda Spencer.
1:35:08 | Apr 17th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies discuss the (possible) dead body in Miriam's upstairs neighbor's living room, the bad ass tactics of St. Croix's Mary Thomas and the unapologetic "white privilege" actions of Peggy Shippen.
1:10:51 | Apr 10th, 2018
In this episode, Miriam and Lavetta talk doctors with bad teeth, the heroics of Native explorer, Marie Dorion and the playful figure eights of pioneer motorcyclist, Bessie Stringfield.
1:27:01 | Apr 3rd, 2018
In this episode, the ladies do some "truth-telling" about the sweetness of children, the merits of Monica Lewinsky in the #MeToo movement and tell a cautionary tale of glamorous socialite, Barbara Daly Baekeland.
1:21:51 | Mar 20th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies discuss why Stephen King is still the king of fiction; fan-girl over the life of Mary Fields (aka Stagecoach Mary) and Miriam shares a personal notorious tale of her beloved grandmother, Isabella Weiner Petzenbaum.
1:07:23 | Mar 6th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies gush over teenage fantasy "man meat" from the 80s as they discuss the "gives no fucks" life of Indian "Bandit Queen," Phoolan Devi and the extraordinary story of the female Native American Chief known only as Woman Chief.
1:18:17 | Feb 27th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies squirm at the details of childbirth, continue "stanning" for anarchist, Emma Goldman and fall in love with the Ahosi of Dahomey, a regiment of real life Amazons.
1:18:22 | Feb 20th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies diss superhero movies with too many senseless explosions, cheer the resiliency of activist, Afeni Shakur and marvel at the lady cajones of anarchist, Emma Goldman (Part 1).
55:06 | Feb 13th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies talk with actor, writer and producer Margaret Champagne. Sit back and laugh with the ladies as they bond over bad effects in D-movies, Sharknado and the antics of notorious black widow, Blanche Kiser Taylor Moore.
59:28 | Jan 23rd, 2018
In this episode, Lavetta and Miriam chat with actor, writer and improviser, Julie Brister about her journey from a small town in Texas, rubbing shoulders with Billy Bob Thornton and, of course, her favorite notorious woman, killer Sante Kimes.
1:24:22 | Jan 16th, 2018
54:43 | Jan 9th, 2018
In this episode, the ladies do something a little different. They interview Jenetha Philbert, an awesome actress - who happens to be a practicing attorney - about her career and, of course, her favorite Notorious Woman, temperance leader, Carry Natio...Show More
1:34:05 | Jan 2nd, 2018
In this episode, the ladies laugh at "hot guy whispering" on 90s and 00s tv, marvel at teenage jealousy that led to the murder of Missy Avila and question the sainthood of Mother Teresa.
1:17:32 | Dec 19th, 2017
In this episode, the ladies explain why you should "never roll down the window," discuss disgraced astronaut, Lisa Nowak and marvel at the fortitude of Iranian photojournalist, Newsha Tavakolian. Support at patreon.com/notoriouswomen.
1:03:11 | Nov 21st, 2017
In this episode, Lavetta chats with guest co-host, Meredith Thomas, about the most famous avatar for female rage, Lorena Bobbitt, the New Hampshire temptress, Pamela Smart and wonder about the validity of Eunuchism as punishment for assaulting women.
1:01:14 | Nov 14th, 2017
In this episode, the ladies chat about running pioneer Julia Chase Brand, Japanese murderess Junko Ogata and wonder if it's possible for a penis to be dipped in gold AND diamonds. Plus, a Notorious Tale from friend and listener, Brandon Johnson.
1:37:10 | Nov 7th, 2017
In this episode, the ladies chat about a LGTBQ Activist, a Gaming/Tech Activist and why Kevin Spacey can "kick rocks!" Also, listener, Melissa Wong, shares a Notorious Tale about her favorite Notorious Woman.
1:06:13 | Oct 31st, 2017
In this special episode, the ladies tally up accusers for Harvey Weinstein, James Toback and R. Kelly, discuss possible solutions and argue about if all men are horrible! Plus a listener's Notorious Tale. Episode Sponsor by The Collective NY (http://...Show More
1:08:58 | Oct 17th, 2017
In this episode, the women chat about Lulu White and rave about the bravery of Victoria Woodhull. PLUS, two fabulous stories from Rebecca Zahler and Angela Vroom - the pretty ladies of "Don't Waste Your Pretty" podcast!
1:20:56 | Oct 10th, 2017
Notorious Woman With A Torso - in the very first episode, Lavetta and Miriam discuss Hannah Mary Tabbs and Clara Pilates. Plus, a story from Miriam's awesome husband, Sal, about his favorite Notorious Women.