Episode 195: [Deep Sigh]

On this episode Kate and Sally have an announcement about the future of the Struggle Bus. They also talk about the election, volunteering to get out and defend the vote, new computers, and getting into fights on Facebook. Finally, they answer listener questions about dealing with the impending pandemic winter, staying organized during online classes when you have ADHD, and Sally’s cat Miles.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

1:29 Big Announcement

6:29 Opening Jibber Jabber

20:11 A Thing We Did

24:30 Election feelings

31:30 Question #1: Dealing with the impending pandemic winter

38:57 Question #2: Staying organized during online classes when you have ADHD

44:17 Question #3: Question about Sally’s cat, Miles

49:35 Enjoy the Song of the Week (Kate’s pick): “Cryin’” by Aerosmith

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Episode 194: Dildo Baggins and Delilah (feat. Eric Silver of Join the Party)

On this episode Sally is joined by guest co-host Eric Silver (@el_silvero), co-host and dungeon master of the actual play podcast Join the Party, to answer any and all questions about roleplaying games, from dealing with awkwardness at the table to RPGs that aren’t D&D, to playing games online during the pandemic, and much more. They also talk about the glory of autumn, the TV show The Boys, the podcast My 90s Playlist, and why charcuterie is life.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

6:05 Opening Jibber Jabber

28:52 A Thing We Did For Self Care

38:30 Questions about roleplaying games!

1:22:03 Enjoy the Song of the Week (Eric’s pick): “Devil Town” by Bright Eyes

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Episode 193: Peepza

On this episode Kate and Sally answer questions about supporting a partner who has cut off their conservative family members, how to deal with fear of the outside world during the pandemic, and a few important questions about seasonal Peeps, pizza toppings, and Glo Worms.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

2:36 Opening Jibber Jabber

14:35 A Thing We Did For Self Care

19:05 How to support a partner who has cut off their conservative family remembers

26:43 Dealing with fear of the outside world during the pandemic

35:15 Important questions about seasonal Peeps, pizza toppings, and Glo Worms

49:40 Enjoy the Song of the Week (Kate’s pick): “Lightning Crashes” by Live

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Episode 192: I Don’t Know, Fuck It

On this episode Kate and Sally talk about Cobra Kai and The OA and the live (Zoom) performances they’ve each attended during the pandemic. Then they answer listener emails about starting new relationships after codependency and dealing with a partner’s substance dependency.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

4:22 Update and expansion on the previous ep’s email

7:35 Opening Jibber Jabber

21:02 A Thing We Did For Self Care

31:15 Questions from the FB Group: Starting new relationships after codependency, and dealing with a partner’s substance dependency.

49:40 Enjoy the Song of the Week (Sally’s pick): “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” cover by Chromatics

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Episode 191: K Hellz 69

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about the misery of hacked email accounts, the ecstasy of new fridges, and Scientology. Then also discuss insomnia and starting your day with a few minutes of meditation or exercise. Finally they answer an email from a listener who’s feeling frustrated and hurt by a friend’s judgement about their activism.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

1:52 Opening Jibber Jabber

12:12 A Thing We Did For Self Care

17:20 Email: Feeling frustrated and hurt by a friend’s judgement about their activism

31:50 Enjoy the Song of the Week (Kate’s pick): “Cool It Now” by New Edition

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More info about the meditation/gratitude/dancing around club Kate talked about: OMAT Club

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