Episode 156: Kids These Days

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about “the magical thinking of guys who love logic” and Ryan Adams (and similar creeps). Then they talk about catching up on sleep and going to the dentist. Finally, they answer an email from a listener who’s trying to make a decision about having another kid. 

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

1:50 Opening Jibber Jabber

33:26 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

37:06 Email: Making a decision about having another kid

58:50 Song of the Week (Sally’s pick)

Enjoy the Song of the Week: “Gotta Get Up” by Harry Nilsson

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

 

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Episode 155: Antarctica, Iowa

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about white guys who taunt, Fyre Festival, Rent Live, flying, and coping with flying. Then they answer a listener email about how to let a former friend know they’re not invited to your wedding.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

2:20 Opening Jibber Jabber

25:40 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

31:32 Email: How to let a former friend know they’re not invited to your wedding

49:20 Song of the Week (Kate’s pick)

Enjoy the Song of the Week: “Somebody to Love” by Queen

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

 

Episode 154: Bring in a Ringer

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about millennial burnout, Louis CK et al, migraines, blood pressure, and going to the doctor. Then they answer a listener email about what to do when your loved one is dating someone you reallllly don’t like.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

1:20 Programming note! (CN from 1:20 – 5:20 talk about suicidal ideation and self harm)

5:29 Opening Jibber Jabber

30:22 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

33:13 Email: What to do when your loved one is dating someone you reallllly don’t like

56:11 Song of the Week (Sally’s pick)

Enjoy the Song of the Week: “My Silver Lining” by First Aid Kit

Articles discussed:

People Who “Pretend” To Be Shitty Are Frequently Just Shitty

How Millennials Became The Burnout Generation

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

Episode 153: Don’t Worry About the Wolf in The Woods

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about separating artists from their art, a very smart and sassy parrot, and self-care in the form of stretching and kettlebells. Then they answer an email from a listener asking for advice on whether they should stop going to therapy.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

1:22 Opening Jibber Jabber

20:58 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

23:53 Email: Advice on stopping therapy

42:00 Song of the Week (Kate’s pick)

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Enjoy the Song of the Week: “Kiss Them For Me” by Siouxsie & The Banshees

Read Lindy West on “Titanic”

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Theme song by Marty Scanlon!

 

Episode 152: Half-Inch Bangs

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On this episode Kate and Sally talk about the happy/infuriating binary as it applies to Lena Dunham, Jason Momoa, and using polyamory to manipulate your partner. Then they jibber jabber about learning how to play guitar and setting boundaries with family. Finally, they answer an email from a listener who wants to know what to do about their 5-year relationship with a controlling S.O.

00:00 Welcome to The Struggle Bus

1:41 Opening Jibber Jabber

32:45 A Thing We Did (for Self-Care)

36:05 Email: Being in a 5-year relationship with a controlling S.O.

48:54 Song of the Week (Sally’s pick)

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Enjoy the Song of the Week: “Dirty Computer” by Janelle Monáe

We are on iTunes, SpotifyStitcher, Google PlayiHeart Radio and Instagram! Tweet at Kate and Sally or the podcast and find a “Struggle Buddy” on Twitter at #StrugglePodBuds420.

Theme song by Marty Scanlon!