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Listen commercial free! After twenty years as a morning radio star in Atlanta, Melissa Carter has struck out on her own with the insightful podcast, "She Persisted.” It’s a mix of news, interviews and stories from her own remarkable life.

Listen commercial free! After twenty years as a morning radio star in Atlanta, Melissa Carter has struck out on her own with the insightful podcast, "She Persisted.” It’s a mix of news, interviews and stories from her own remarkable life.
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Listen commercial free! After twenty years as a morning radio star in Atlanta, Melissa Carter has struck out on her own with the insightful podcast, "She Persisted.” It’s a mix of news, interviews and stories from her own remarkable life.

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English


Episodes

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 11-19-2018

11/19/2018
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Melissa gives some Thanksgiving honesty about what a lot of women deal with during this time of year. Plus, remember the Sears Wish Book? THIS company is renewing the tradition. And, it seems women are not the only ones with body image issues anymore.

Duration:01:00:48

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 11-12-2018

11/12/2018
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Imagine your favorite teacher. Did you know she or he likely had to buy their OWN school supplies to teach you? Debbie Scott, the founder of Help A Teacher, joined Melissa to talk about how you can help your favorite teacher save money. Also, what trick does Prince William and Kate practice to minimize their royal paparazzi pictures? And Melissa will share how one California community helped a local business when personal tragedy struck.

Duration:00:59:17

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 11-05-2018

11/5/2018
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What did Mr. Carter go as for Halloween, and why was a wardrobe change necessary? It's Election Week, and we have an ANTI-Melissa campaign ad! Plus there is a book, that was owned by most women of a certain age when they were young, that is now being turned into a movie....but Melissa thinks it's a bad idea.

Duration:00:59:42

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 10-29-2018

10/29/2018
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It's Halloween, and Melissa recorded herself going through a haunted house. How did she do? Plus, Melissa attended her 30th high school reunion and learned a valuable lesson about herself. What was it? And how has Mr. Carter ALREADY outsmarted his mom at 4-years-old?!?

Duration:00:59:43

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 10-22-2018

10/22/2018
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Melissa is considering leaving Facebook, why? Also, who keeps the engagement ring after a break-up? And Melissa wants to know how honest she can be with a friend without risking their relationship.

Duration:00:59:37

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 10-15-2018

10/15/2018
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Melissa realized there was a strange sound that showed up on a past She Persisted podcast, and wants to see if you can figure out what it is. Plus, have you ever been to a cat cafe? And one kid destroyed something worth a lot of money, but the government is going to reimburse the family. Why? Melissa will explain.

Duration:00:59:00

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 10-08-2018

10/8/2018
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Melissa hates to watch this celebrity, but the reason why might be suspect. Speaking of celebrities, what celebrity actually asked Melissa out? She'll tell you. Plus, if you've got some vodka around the house there are things you can use it for that doesn't require drinking. Melissa will share these unique tips with you.

Duration:00:59:53

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 10-01-2018

10/1/2018
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It's the One Year Anniversary of She Persisted! And it's also Mr. Carter's 4th birthday!! Plus Melissa talks about the difficulty of seeing a parent grow old. And a new movie is out that highlights the accomplishments of four important women. What is it? Melissa will tell you.

Duration:00:59:23

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 09-24-2018

9/24/2018
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Melissa's son turns 4, and she talks about preparations for his party and what valuable lesson she learned from making his cake. Plus, Melissa shares her frustration with a text from a colleague's wife, and why she felt the need to apologize to her husband.

Duration:00:59:41

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 09-17-2018

9/17/2018
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Hurricane Florence slammed into the Carolina coast last week, and now relief efforts are underway. Melissa tells you how you can help. Plus, there is an effort in the U.K. to get women to relax more. And why does Melissa feel like a crappy mom? She explains what happened.

Duration:00:59:50

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 09-10-2018

9/10/2018
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DragonCon came to town Labor Day weekend and Melissa tells all about her experience, including the celebrity who she tried to chase down in order to tell him this. Plus cosplayers answer the question of what it's like to participate in a convention like DragonCon, and what advice they would give to little girls going. And Melissa gives advice on what to incorporate into your schedule that might help your stress...and sanity.

Duration:00:59:38

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 09-03-2018

9/3/2018
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Happy Labor Day! How old is this holiday anyway, and who exactly does it honor? Plus, Melissa talks about the reasons women's bathroom lines are always longer than men's. And are you the one who gives crap about a friend's personal life, or are you the one who receives the ribbing? Melissa gives some examples of how friends in her life handle the dating world.

Duration:00:59:29

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 08-27-2018

8/27/2018
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Melissa was disappointed to learn this happens at her new workplace. What is it? Plus, how have Disney Princesses changed over the years? One father gives his take. And a public gesture by one man's parents bring Melissa to tears.

Duration:01:00:04

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 08-13-2018

8/13/2018
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Terra Naomi was the first musician to go viral and get a record deal from YouTube, and even won the first YouTube award for music! She joins Melissa to discuss what odd experience helped all that to come about and her new music and tour. Plus, Melissa says goodbye to this show and talks about the cool from her sister that Mr. Carter can't put down.

Duration:00:59:39

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 08-06-2018

8/6/2018
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Melissa shares her heartfelt response to recent discrimination she personally experienced. Plus, she tells you the sweet story of a father who purchased his daughter a dress, but why exactly was Melissa not impressed by the gesture? And do you listen to song lyrics? Many of you don't, as proven by one song from the 80s.

Duration:00:59:38

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 07-30-2018

7/30/2018
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Melissa nearly gets physically stuck at this public place. Where was it, and how was her son involved? Plus society often dismisses the contributions of its elderly, but Melissa will introduce you to some pretty special ladies whose lives need to be seen. And where's the "L" in LGBT? Melissa poses that question after some media coverage of Pride.

Duration:01:00:05

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 07-23-2018

7/23/2018
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Melissa cancels cable WHILE ON AIR, and we hear her frustration with customer service. What happened to get her to this point? Plus Alexis Williams (Tipharah Segullah) joins the show to talk about her non-profit Four Cornerstones and her work with injustice.

Duration:00:59:41

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 07-09-2018

7/9/2018
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Ever track your kids' activities online? There's an app that claims to help you do just that without totally invading their privacy. It's called Bark and Melissa talks with one of the leaders of that company, Titania Jordan. Plus, one school in Asia is teaching their women how to be better wives, but is it sending the wrong message?

Duration:01:00:19

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 07-02-2018

7/2/2018
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Melissa talks about her preparations for her upcoming move. Plus, she discusses the ongoing issues with what is considered the male ideal that has had some tragic results. Also, Melissa makes an embarrassing confession of what her Southern education encouraged her to do. And Melissa’s Can O Crazy!

Duration:00:58:57

She Persisted with Melissa Carter 06-25-2018

6/25/2018
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Melissa heads to Palm Springs to attend her friends 50th birthday party! And since recreational marijuana is legal in California, why wouldn’t she record conversations while stoned? Topics include Oprah, growing up gay, and one particular children’s cartoon character.

Duration:00:59:52