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Ep. 44: The Kids Are Alright

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One Bad Mother
Vicky Charles

Brace yourselves! Biz and Theresa say nice things about our kids, our partners, and -GASP- even ourselves as moms! THE WORLD IS ENDING! Happy Valentine's Day, indeed. Plus, Biz collects urine and Theresa rocks the workout wardrobe. We speak with UK single-mom blogger Vicky Charles about being a single mom and being better for it after leaving an abusive partner.

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Show Music
Opening theme: Summon the Rawk, Kevin MacLeod (
Ones and Zeros, Awesome, Beehive Sessions (, also avail on iTunes)
Mom Song, Adira Amran, Hot Jams For Teens (, available on iTunes)
Telephone, Awesome, Beehive Sessions (, also avail on iTunes)
Closing music: Mama Blues, Cornbread Ted and the Butterbeans ( and available on iTunes)

Song Exploder № 4: BATHS

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Song Exploder
Will Wiesenfeld

Will Wiesenfeld of Baths breaks down his song Miasma Sky, which came out last year on his highly-praised sophomore album Obsidian. Will talks about using the computer to intentionally destroy sounds, trying to find a balance in his music between simplicity and complexity, and what went into making his drum tracks.

Buy the song on iTunes here.

Baths will be on tour in April and May throughout North America. Concert dates and tickets can be found on the anticon website.

Throwing Shade #123- Olympics, Team Farrow, AOL's Distressed Births,Michael Sam


ABC, easy as episode 123! Erin talks about Tony Robbin's impersonator/AOL CEO Tim Armstong's ill-conceived attack on distressed babies, and a football star is born in Michael Sam, who has two first names and one sexual orientation.
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Lady to Lady | EP. 63 "Top" ft. Julia Bensfield Luce and Justin Decker

Lady to Lady
Julia Bensfield Luce
Justin Decker

Julia Bensfield Luce (@JuliaBirrd) joins the ladies to discuss Valentine's Day, Nashville, doctors, cysts, Entourage, monkeys and more! Then, the ladies are joined by the Bachelor Juan Pablo (@JustinDecker) who explains the gay controversy to the ladies. Produced by David Janove, theme song by Zach Ames.

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Judge John Hodgman Episode 147: A Trial of Two Cities


Christine brings the case against her cousin Lara. Christine lives in Philadelphia, Lara lives in Raleigh. Christine says the two cities aren't comparable, and Philadelphia is clearly the superior city. Lara disagrees. Who's right? Who's wrong?

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SPECIAL THANKS go to our special guest and expert witness, Jon Wurster! Follow him on Twitter, or check out his work with Superchunk, The Mountain Goats, Bob Mould or the late, great, Best Show on WFMU.

Thanks to Keith VanderWal for suggesting this week's case name! To suggest a title for a future episode, like us on Facebook at Judge John Hodgman! We regularly put a call for submissions.


John Hodgman: I Stole Your Dad

05/29/2014 - 19:00
Los Angeles
Venue Name: 
Largo at the Coronet - 366 N La Cienega Blvd

Author and Comedian John Hodgman, from the Judge John Hodgman podcast, presents new observations on subjects including how to dress like a young and relevant person, fax machines and other obsolete technology, marihuana and Downton Abbey, the state songs of Tennessee, the film criticism of Ayn Rand, and how to spend your time when the world did not end like you were certain it would on December 21st of last year.

Seat assignments begin at 6:00PM, doors open for drinks at 7:00PM, and showtime at 8:30PM. If you want to sit closer, be sure to come earlier.

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Sawbones: Tuberculosis


You've got a great look, we're not going to deny it. But think about how much better you could look if your cheeks were just a tad more sunken in, if you were just a tad more waif-like. This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are gonna help you get that freshly-infected-with-tuberculosis look.

You can subscribe to their show right now on iTunes! Then tweet about or follow the show on Twitter (@Sawbones) so all your friends and family can be as horrified and entertained as you.

Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Stop Podcasting Yourself 308 - Josh Stubbs

Josh Stubbs

Josh Stubbs returns to talk Jay Leno, car troubles, and Graham joins Tinder and wonders whether he's a bear.

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Jordan, Jesse, Go! Episode 312: Sex Bike with Aisha Tyler

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Aisha Tyler

Comedian and host Aisha Tyler joins Jordan and Jesse for a discussion of Shia LeBouf's penis, Jesse's crack rock experience, and burning man. Plus, Aisha and Jordan give Jesse advice on what to say to high school students at his alma mater.

My Brother, My Brother and Me 187: Yu-Gi-Oh Barber Shop

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This week, the brothers welcome their very first guestspert to the program: Cameron Esposito, who increases the show's normal amount of Macklemore-based discussion by roughly 900 percent.

Suggested talking points: Cool Runnings 2: The Bone Slide, Noodlecrying, Teen Gifts, 1/4 Centaur, Face Off 2, Apologist Protest Songs, Big Loafer

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