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The Wendy Variety Podcast interviews geeky nerdy subject matter experts and is home to a few true crime series where we do the research so you don't have to!

The Wendy Variety Podcast interviews geeky nerdy subject matter experts and is home to a few true crime series where we do the research so you don't have to!
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The Wendy Variety Podcast interviews geeky nerdy subject matter experts and is home to a few true crime series where we do the research so you don't have to!

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Episodes

Loving Landis: Episode 6

5/6/2019
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Content Warnings: murder and suicide It’s a well-known fact that some of the best writers include personal details of their life. However, most writers are tactful and subtle… Landis Allen Casner was not. Wendy brings in Steph Jurusz, a published essayist with a master’s in non-fiction writing, to analyze Landis's fiction writings. Together, they uncover facts relating to the murder-suicide that occurred on May 21st, 2012 in Tempe, Arizona. Host: Wendy Fink Guest: Steph Jurusz Content...

Duration:01:07:54

Episode 9: Zero Degrees To Leadership

4/21/2019
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Host: Wendy Fink Guest: Mickey Terreault Wendy calls up her fellow colleague-in-leadership, Mickey, to discuss two things they have in common: their passion for people management, and how they earned their way into these positions without college degrees. Wendy’s LinkedIn: http://linkedin.com/in/wendyfink Mickey’s LinkedIn: http://linkedin.com/in/mickeyterreault Music: “Golden Hour” by Lakey Inspired https://soundcloud.com/lakeyinspired/golden-hour Creative Commons License - Attribution 3.0...

Duration:00:32:18

Loving Landis: Episode 5

4/8/2019
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Host: Wendy Fink Guest: Steph Jurusz Content Warning: Chris Fink Sting: "Yessum" by Jingle Punks Editor: Wendy Fink Content Warnings: murder and suicide Could anything in Landis Casner’s childhood, teen, and young adult years have helped us predict the eventual murder-suicide on May 21st, 2012? Wendy brings in Steph Jurusz, a published essayist with a master’s in non-fiction writing, to analyze the final half of Wendy's interview with the murderer’s mother as told to us in Episode 4 of...

Duration:00:44:49

Episode 8: Pit Bulls

3/24/2019
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Host: Wendy Fink Guests: Andria Cerrone, Kayla Rochelle Rehus Edited by Wendy Fink and Chris Fink Wendy brings her friends Andria and Kayla, fellow fans of pit bulls, onto the show to discuss their love of the misunderstood dog breed while setting the facts straight about the misconceptions. © 2019 Wendy "The Wendy Variety" Fink "Kitbull" by Pixar https://youtu.be/AZS5cgybKcI RESOURCES What is a pit bull? https://www.today.com/pets/what-pit-bull-it-s-not-actually-dog-breed-t118066 ASPCA...

Duration:00:29:04

Loving Landis: Episode 4

3/10/2019
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Content Warnings: murder, suicide Synopsis: Southern and McClintock in Tempe, Arizona. A murder-suicide allegedly over a love triangle. What type of monster shows up at a guy's apartment, rings the doorbell, and then kills him on sight before killing himself? The answer might surprise you. Format: This episode goes into the second half of the interview with the murderer's mother after Wendy details how she first met him. Host: Wendy Fink Guest: Denise Content Warning: Chris Fink Sting:...

Duration:00:36:54

Episode 7: IUI x7

2/26/2019
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Host: Wendy Fink Guest: Chris Fink Edited by Wendy Fink and Chris Fink Wendy brings her husband, Chris, onto the show to discuss their fertility journey including 7 IUI attempts. Be sure to check out Green Eggs & Sperm (episode 5) for a similar episode. © 2019 Wendy "The Wendy Variety" Fink Come Home by Declan DP https://soundcloud.com/declandp Creative Commons — Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported — CC BY-ND 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Music promoted by Audio Library...

Duration:00:38:40

Episode 6: The Valentine’s Day Special

2/14/2019
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Host: Wendy Fink Guests: Marcus Rayford Steph Jurusz Laura Huddleston For the Valentine’s Day Special of The Wendy Variety Podcast, Wendy Fink and Marcus Rayford start off the episode portraying disgruntled (but sexy) radio hosts who take a call from Steph Jurusz (published essayist, masters in non-fiction writing) who discuss the commercialized BS of the holiday with them. We then learn the brutally metal and religious origins of Valentine’s Day from Laura Huddleston (history teacher,...

Duration:00:59:27

Loving Landis: Episode 3

2/10/2019
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Host: Wendy Fink Guests: Steph Jurusz, Bre Stangel Content Warning: Chris Fink Sting: "Yessum" by Jingle Punks Editor: Wendy Fink Content Warning: murder and suicide. Could anything in Landis Casner’s childhood have helped us predict the eventual murder-suicide on May 21st, 2012? Wendy brings in Steph Jurusz (published essayist, master’s in non-fiction writing) and Bre Stangel (master’s in criminal justice and her bachelor’s in forensic psychology) to analyze the first half of Wendy's...

Duration:00:57:12

Episode 5: Green Eggs & Sperm

1/25/2019
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Host: Wendy Fink Guest: Sonnen Wendy, who has experience buying donor sperm, interviews her friend who happens to be an egg donor. TOPICS: Why not adoption (yet!) Why not surrogacy Legalities and confidentiality How Sonnen decided to become an egg donor What loved ones think of egg donation What it's like to do egg donation The most difficult things about being an egg donor The best things about being an egg donor Wendy's experiences with donor sperm Choosing a sperm donor The differences...

Duration:00:29:47

Loving Landis: Episode 2

1/13/2019
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Notes: Content warnings include both murder and suicide. Format: This episode features a sound effects re-enactment with a news piece, and an interview with the murderer's mother. Synopsis: Southern and McClintock in Tempe, Arizona. A murder-suicide allegedly over a love triangle. What type of monster shows up at a guy's apartment, rings the doorbell, and then kills him on sight before killing himself? While listening to this episode, the question you need to ask yourself is this: "Could I...

Duration:00:41:06

Episode 4: A Very Consensual Christmas Special

12/24/2018
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Host: Wendy Fink Guests: Marcus Rayford, Laura Huddleston, Steph Jurusz, Ally Baumlin Foley Artist: Marcus Rayford Chimney Fire: ReignSamba Wendy and Marcus begin the episode asking “When you hear Baby, It’s Cold Outside, which version do you hear?” Steph Jurusz (a published essayist and cultural critic with her master’s degree in non-fiction writing), Laura Huddleston (a history teacher with a masters in education and a bachelors in secondary education for history), and Ally Baumlin (a...

Duration:00:59:42

Loving Landis: Episode 1

12/15/2018
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Notes: Content warnings include both murder and suicide. Format: This episode features a re-enactment, a memorial, and a mystery. Synopsis: Southern and McClintock in Tempe, Arizona. A murder-suicide allegedly over a love triangle. What type of monster would murder a loving father of 4 who was successful at his job and who was always there for his friends? ...and what is the host’s connection to this case? A Message: If you or a loved one are struggling with mental wellness, there are...

Duration:00:19:23

Episode 3: True Crime

11/29/2018
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Host: Wendy Fink Guests: Steph Jurusz, Bre Stangel Commercial: Andria Cerrone Wendy brings her friends Steph Jurusz, a published essayist, and Bre Stangel, who has her master’s in criminal justice and her bachelor’s in forensic psychology, in to talk about true crime and the upcoming true crime series being worked on! How did they get into true crime? What stories have gripped them the most over the years? What footwork and research has gone into the upcoming true crime series being worked...

Duration:00:43:04

Episode 2: Don’t Make Friends in the Bathroom

11/18/2018
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Host: Wendy Fink Guests: Chris Fink, Dan Richard, Ken Baumlin, Ally Baumlin, Paul Cerrone, Andria Cerrone Happy Thanksgiving and welcome to Episode 2: Don’t Make Friends in the Bathroom! In this episode of The Wendy Variety Podcast, we learn the following: - IBM will never sponsor us (You’re welcome to prove us wrong, IBM!) - Andria teaches us that creepiness can pay off - Wendy didn’t know how guys pee until this episode - Paul creates a new culture - Dan educates us on the lesser known...

Duration:01:11:03

Episodes 1&2 Show Notes: The Tinkle Teaser Pee Pees

11/15/2018
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The first show notes episode would’ve been posted sooner, but your host caught a cold. Thankfully, it cleared up before the holiday season! In this show notes episode, your host, Wendy Fink talks about how she’s improved future episodes and she gives a teaser of her favorite part of Episode 2 titled “Don’t Look for Friendships in the Bathroom”, an episode that’s all about making long lasting friendships! Music Credits: Morning Sun by Nicolai Heidlas Music @nicolai-heidlas Creative Commons —...

Duration:00:06:37

Episode 1: Podcasts

11/1/2018
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Host: Wendy Fink Guests: Chris Fink, Dan Richard, Ken Baumlin, Ally Baumlin, Paul Cerrone, Andria Cerrone The working titles for Episode 1 of The Wendy Variety Podcast includes "Pilot Episodes Are Dumpster Fires and You Should Never Listen to Them", "Please Feel Free to Skip This Episode", and more! In this episode, we learn that Wendy, her husband Chris, and their friends Dan, Ken, Ally, Paul, and Andria are into Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, city building simulations, graphic design,...

Duration:00:45:31