Episode 183: Pandemic Haircuts

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about adopting cats, and an excellent book recommendation. Then they answer a listener email from a teenager who’s quarantining at home with an abusive parent.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

3:55 Opening Jibber Jabber

14:12 Email: Quarantining at home with an abusive parent.

30:16 Song of the Week (Sally’s pick)

 

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

Enjoy the Song of the Week (Sally’s pick): “Talking Backwards” by Real Estate

Articles/books referenced:

Rachel Wilkerson Miller’s new book: The Art of Showing Up: How to Be There for Yourself and Your People 

Follow Rachel on Twitter: @the_rewm
– Tons of resources and hotlines for anyone dealing with abuse or violence at home via National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
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Episode 182: Rip Van Winkle

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On this episode, Kate and Sally talk about being lost in time and space due to the pandemic. They also talk about social distancing and why we should all do it, even though it’s hard. Then they answer an email from a listener who’s feeling alone, sad, and anxious while sheltering in place. Hang tough, struggle buddies.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

12:14 Opening Jibber Jabber

28:04 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

33:30 Email: feeling alone, sad, and anxious while sheltering in place.

50:34 Song of the Week (Kate’s pick)

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Enjoy the Song of the Week (Kate’s pick): “Menagerie” by Bill Withers

Article from Tod! Training For This Our Entire Lives

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Episode 181: (Enraged) Musings on the Pandemic

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On this episode, Kate and Sally talk about the coronavirus pandemic and share some rage about people who aren’t following the rules about sheltering in place and social distancing. They also talk about cats, Mad Men, and the current state of the presidential race. Stay home if you can!

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Enjoy the Song of the Week (Sally’s pick): “What’s Your Fantasy” by Ludacris

Here’s the link to Sally’s op-ed on Self: “Please Stop Telling People They’re Overreacting

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Episode 180: Socially Distanced, Emotionally Close AF

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On this short episode Kate and Sally talk about how they’re coping mental health-wise with the coronavirus pandemic. They chat about cats, books, stand-up comedy, and video games. Stay home if you can, practice social distancing, wash your hands, and take care of yourselves and each other!

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Enjoy the Song(s) of the Week: “Keep on Loving You” by REO Speedwagon, covered by Cigarettes After Sex, and “Nice Dream” by Radiohead

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Bonus Episode: Heavy Social Distancing

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On this special bonus episode Kate and Sally talk about coronavirus for a little bit before moving on to discuss some very important topics including: cake vs. pie, ability to fly vs. invisibility, favorite kinds of dogs and cats, and much, much more. Wash your hands and take care of yourselves and each other. We love you!

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