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Jessica and Chad are friends (pals, buddies) who used to live in the same, sleepy, town in Washington. Then, Chad moved back to Chicago. Now, they co-host a delightfully irreverent podcast that is (thankfully) difficult to categorize. That podcast is called Jessica and Chad Before Dark.

Jessica and Chad are friends (pals, buddies) who used to live in the same, sleepy, town in Washington. Then, Chad moved back to Chicago. Now, they co-host a delightfully irreverent podcast that is (thankfully) difficult to categorize. That podcast is called Jessica and Chad Before Dark.
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Jessica and Chad are friends (pals, buddies) who used to live in the same, sleepy, town in Washington. Then, Chad moved back to Chicago. Now, they co-host a delightfully irreverent podcast that is (thankfully) difficult to categorize. That podcast is called Jessica and Chad Before Dark.

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English


Episodes

Depressed In Stampadoodle

11/25/2019
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Jessica and Chad discuss the lack of elegance in their friendship, have a brief Creativity Check In, and then converse openly about seasonal depression; including the importance of tiny steps, reaching out, listening, and sending snacks. Jessica mentions Psychology Today's wonderful Find A Therapist tool. Here's the link: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists Jessica sings a brief, but delightful, song about the pitfalls of measuring self worth via the constraints and pressures of...

Duration:00:45:34

Ground Baking Huey Lewis News

10/18/2019
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Jessica and Chad are back with a deeply silly episode. Huey Lewis is the main topic. The movie Duets is discussed and Jessica finally opens up about the TV show she created, wrote, and starred in.

Duration:00:34:10

Fall For Us

8/30/2019
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Jessica and Chad talk about their loves of autumn while pretending it already is autumn. They each discuss "Top 5" lists about their favorite autumnal occurrences. Jessica receives the first gift of autumn. Chad starts a fire, reads a poem, and is a terrible host to Jeff Tweedy. The poem Chad reads is called "Autumn" by Grace Paley. It can be found here: https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/48222/autumn-56d22948808b5

Duration:00:31:11

Women's World Cup MEGA EPISODE

8/27/2019
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During the 2019 Women's World Cup, Jessica and Chad challenged themselves to release an episode before every single game played by the USWNT. Somehow, they did it. Those six mini-episodes are now one mega-episode. The excitement remains palpable!

Duration:01:24:02

Creativity Check In From The Garage

8/27/2019
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Jessica and Chad have a creativity check in from Jessica's parent's very warm garage.

Duration:00:20:10

Contacting Congress and Canada

8/22/2019
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Jessica and Chad talk in an entertaining manner about ways to contact your congressional representatives. Also, the greatness of Canada is wistfully discussed. And, Jessica throws men.

Duration:00:39:24

The Creativity Episode

8/22/2019
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A woman is awoken by a late night phone call concerning her son's behavior. After that gets sorted out, Jessica and Chad exchange stories and ideas about how to stay in the creative groove. Oh, also, the show's very first fan email is read dramatically. Creativity Helpers: https://juliacameronlive.com/books-by-julia/ https://ericmaisel.com/the-van-gogh-blues-2/ https://www.soundstrue.com/store/the-enlightened-brain-2433.html

Duration:00:38:46

Magic Mike LIVE!

8/22/2019
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An energetic woman tries to sell furniture over the phone to a reserved man. Once that gets resolved, listener shout outs happen and another fan email is read! Then, Jessica provides raucously brilliant "On The Scene" audio of her recent trip to Las Vegas where she saw Magic Mike LIVE! Special thanks to Eric, Alan, Ethan and Supreet! You can contact Jessica and Chad at: jessandchadb4@gmail.com

Duration:00:42:36

Checking In

8/22/2019
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A woman and man suffer a series of miscommunications. Someone is stealing Jessica's poetry. Jessica and Chad love their listeners. Jessica gets contact lenses. Chad is well versed in the art of confectionery. The United States is a garbage fire. Contact Jessica and Chad at: jessandchadb4@gmail.com Links! We have a bunch, but the first two are articles that more closely discuss how anti-abortion laws impact people of color and LGBTQ...

Duration:00:36:24