Ira Madison III is rather like you: He loves watching white individuals be messy on TV.
The out author, podcaster, and ex-Twitter consumer joined host Johnny Sibilly for the primary episode of Brand Dwell, Brand’s twice-weekly Instagram Dwell sequence tackling all issues LGBTQ, from popular culture to politics and every part in between. For Tuesday’s episode, Madison had a spirited convo (actually — he was ingesting whiskey!) with Sibilly about a variety of subjects, together with Elliot Web page popping out as trans, Happiest Season dividing lesbian Twitter, and HBO wrapping its fashionable homicide thriller sequence The Undoing.
“You realize, I really like white mess,” Madison mentioned of sequence, which stars Nicole Kidman and Hugh Grant as… nicely, messy wealthy white individuals. “And that’s what I’d describe The Undoing as. I really like wealthy white individuals stepping into authorized hassle. And that’s the excellent present for it. It’s identical to Large Little Lies.”
Sibilly additionally caught up with Connecting star and transgender activist Shakina Nayfack, who gave him a strong lesson on radical forgiveness. She additionally provided up her ideas on Harry Potter writer and famous TERF J.Okay. Rowling. Spoiler alert: It’s not trans individuals’s accountability maintain Rowling accountable for perpetuating transphobic rhetoric. “Let cis individuals cope with [her],” Nayfack mentioned. “I don’t have time.”
New episodes of Brand Dwell premiere each Tuesday and Thursday at 7pm EST on Brand’s Instagram.
Missed Tuesday’s ep? No worries. Watch Sibilly and Madison’s enjoyable kiki beneath, and click on right here for Brand’s full interview with Nayfack.