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Barcelos Explains It All: Quidditch, Gender, and the Three Words We Couldn’t Say

Barcelos Explains It All

Even if you don’t play quidditch, you can learn something from this podcast. Yes, even men.

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West Coast Bias: It’s Time to Talk About Utah… and our first year together!

I can’t believe that Ryan and I have been doing West Coast Bias over at Face Beat It for a year now! Our second year together kicks off where we started last year: Crimson Cup. I also interviewed Crimson Elite’s captains and did a Crimson Cup preview article with Utah State captain Cameron VomBaur. There’s plenty […]

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Barcelos Explains It All Ep. 1: Checklists, Delegation, and the Secrets to Tournament Success

Barcelos Explains It All

My regular-ish column at Face Beat It is now a regular-ish podcast!

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Barcelos Explains It All: USQ’s 2018-2019 Events Announcement

Barcelos Explains It All

We’re going back to Texas again, so you know I have something to say about that. But hey, we’re seeing some good changes, too.

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West Coast Bias: MLQ and Miscellany

I like to keep MLQ Manager Liz and Podcaster Liz separate, but Smythe managed to coax a few Argothoughts out of me anyway. One more episode to go before we finish Season 1!

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How to Quit on a High Note, or, a Not So Dumb Retirement Announcement

After a rewarding double season with the Skrewts and San Jose State, I am happy (and relieved, honestly) to retire from playing quidditch the way I wanted to go out: on a high note.

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Barcelos Can’t Explain It All

Barcelos Explains It All

Help me explain it all, because I can’t do it by myself.

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Barcelos Explains It All: All The Referee of the Year Candidates Are Men and You Should Be Pissed About It 

Barcelos Explains It All

Someone has to be the Angry Feminist Killjoy of quidditch and I feel like that burden has fallen upon me. Well, so be it.

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Barcelos Explains It All

All the USQ Referee of the Year candidates Are men and you should be pissed about it.

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West Coast Bias: Making a Mountain Out of an Anthill

In this third episode of West Coast Bias, Coach Mom has some tough love for her team, Smythe thinks the tournament picked the wrong MVP, and we both keep looking ahead to regionals.

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