Episode 165: Not Enough Big Cats

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On this episode, Kate tells a story about how sometimes you just need to hear the truth and Sally talks about being tested by god. They also talk about asking for help when you need it and doing housework as self-care. Finally, they answer an email from a listener who feels broke and broken and stuck in their job.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

6:40 Opening Jibber Jabber

26:06 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

29:13 Email: What to do when you feel broke and broken and stuck in a job

57:59 Song of the Week (Kate’s pick)

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

Enjoy the Song of the Week: “A Whole New World” cover by J.Fla

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Episode 164: Authentic Nancy

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On this episode Kate and Sally jibber jabber about J*e B*den, the Tony Awards, and video games. Then they talk about taking Xanax to fly on airplanes. Finally, they answer a listener email about what to do when your job isn’t going well and is dragging you down in general.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

5:19 Opening Jibber Jabber

49:25 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

52:17 Email: What to do when your job isn’t going well and is dragging you down in general

1:11:56 Song of the Week (Sally’s pick)

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

Enjoy the Song of the Week: “Without Us” cover by The Daniel Caine Orchestra

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Episode 163: 54 American Years Old

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about Moby’s alleged creepiness as a person and also as an Instagram user. Then they talk about Game of Thrones and shows about pets that are actually about humans. Finally they answer an email from someone who wants to know how to earn back their partner’s trust.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

4:07 Opening Jibber Jabber

42:19 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

43:22 Email: Earning back a partner’s trust

1:01:09 Song of the Week (Kate’s pick)

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Enjoy the Song of the Week: “Let’s Have A Kiki” by Scissor Sisters

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Episode 162: I’m a Full Adult

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about slaying childhood dragons, being a reactive fan of Game of Thrones, and the nest-building behaviors of house finches. Then they answer an email about whether to cut toxic friends out of your life.

If you’re worried about (and want to support) reproductive freedom, here are two great organizations that could use your money:

The Yellowhammer Fund

National Network of Abortion Funds

Also, check out this great post by Adam Carl on men and reproductive freedom:

Adam Carl’s FB Post (now on Medium)

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

3:07 Opening Jibber Jabber

41:52 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

44:33 Email: Whether to cut toxic friends out of your life

1:01:35 Song of the Week (Sally’s pick)

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

Enjoy the Song of the Week: “Missing” by Everything But The Girl

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Episode 161: Mercury’s in Mantrograde

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about Buffy and Game of Thrones fandom. Then they explain how to find a struggle buddy. Sally talks (at length) about being aggrieved by many people. Katharine explains the origin of #strugglepodbuds420. Then they…just keep jibber jabbering. This is the first episode to not feature a an email from a listener seeking advice.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

10:18 Opening Jibber Jabber

37:14 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

45:00 Song of the Week (Kate’s pick)

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

Enjoy the Song of the Week: “I Like You” by Morrissey

Read “The best $16 I ever spent: Old Navy pajamas after my husband left” by Rachel W. Miller

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