Carnage Electra skates in the world-famous Gotham Girls Roller Derby league, where she served four years as co-captain of the Diamond District team (motto: “Diamonds Don’t Break”). Head to the Gotham Girls website for league news, spring 2019 season updates, bout tickets and more. While you’re at it, follow @gothamderby on Twitter!
***Episode transcript coming soon***
In this episode
- Cat Quiz: How Much Do You Know About The Multi-Talented Performer Carmen Electra, Her 28-Year Career In Entertainment… And Cats?
- [Cat Quiz Spoiler] Check out this behind-the-scenes video from Carmen’s perfume ad campaign! MEOW.
- A Hot Topic debate: Since roller derby is not (yet) allowed in the Olympics, should cats be allowed to participate instead? If so, in which events? A brief tangent about horses ensues.
- If you’re interested in the premise of this debate, you may also be interested in this Ladyscience article: Hip Check: Roller Derby’s Radical Queer Challenge to the IOC.
- A rundown of feline attributes (muscular legs, ability to lick one’s own butt) that could also be useful for roller derby players.
- Steve is focused on his music these days, but he began his career as a model. See him posing up a storm in the book Men with Cats!
- We attempt to come up with a derby name for Steve. Maybe you can think of a better one? Email email@example.com, subject line: I have a better derby name for Steve.