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I Seem Fun: The Diary of Jen Kirkman Podcast

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Jen Kirkman sits in bed, talks to you, well into a microphone about what's on her mind.

Jen Kirkman sits in bed, talks to you, well into a microphone about what's on her mind.
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Los Angeles, CA

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Jen Kirkman sits in bed, talks to you, well into a microphone about what's on her mind.

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@JenKirkman

Language:

English


Episodes

UNIVERSAL SYNCOPATION

9/19/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about weird coincidences that keep happening in this episode, Dr. Barbara Persons has a rival, public urinals in Paris, listener emails from people who want advice on boyfriends, and how to burn things. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:01:40

I HEART NEW YORK

9/12/2018
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Jen sits at home in Los Angeles to talk to you about how she sees perspective changes not as permanent things but moments, a 9/11 remembrance, alternative comedy in NYC in the 1990’s, and reads a listener email about hypochondria. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:01:24

CIRCULATION SOCKS

9/4/2018
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Jen sits at home in Los Angeles to talk to you about spending her birthday in bed watching HGTV, a heartbeat in her stomach, when is the right time to nap, and how working in television sometimes means you also work in a grocery store. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:09:58

IT’S MY BIRTHDAY

8/27/2018
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Jen sits at home in Los Angeles to talk to you about file folders, label makers, no escape from bad music, not wanting to log in to write hotel reviews, her birthday, being joyful when it’s all crap, and Christmas 2018. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:01:17

SELF CARE FLAIR

8/22/2018
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Jen talks about up and coming Hallmark Christmas movie plots, the joy of Epsom salts, singing alters our moods, baths in a time of drought, and it’s psychologically proven that putting up Xmas decorations early can be good for the soul. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:00:49:36

GHOST IN THE MACHINE

8/14/2018
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Jen talks to you about her hesitance to listen to the haunted moment in episode 244 and the subsequent journey of having the EVP analyzed, her soul cleansed and what happened to the ghost. Of course the story diverts a few times as Jen vents about people who judge her crush on Billy Bob Thornton. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:02:50

IT'S A GRAB BAG!

8/1/2018
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Jen opens the I Seem Fun email account and just randomly reads - without pre-screening, emails from listener. There’s talk of not wanting a wedding after getting married, matches, being old, being young, and everyone’s favorite aunt, Jen, teaches you how to make the perfect Jen-X when it’s in the 90’s outside, make a 90’s playlist for summer. ADS: Quip, FitFabFun, I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:05:14

CHOOSE YOUR OWN TITLE

7/29/2018
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Jen first of all asks you to name this episode - details how if you listen - should it be called Why Do Children Sound Like Elephants or Beyond Laughter Into Love. Jen has a mini “I can’t with this” political rant at the top - and after that it’s just talk about Hallmark movies, why toddlers have such heavy feet, and how lovely audiences are in Brooklyn.

Duration:01:08:03

DON’T TELL ‘EM WHO SENT YOU

7/18/2018
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Jen talks to you about not wearing headphones on the subway anymore and what strangers say to her - from comments on face to trying to get her to find Jesus, Jen also reads some listener emails and once and for all tries to figure out when the last two generations begin and end. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:00:59:36

BASED ON A TRUE STORY

7/11/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about her love of war movies but her hatred of other violent movies, inspiring tales of WWII and Titanic survivors, Cary Grant’s therapeutic LSD trips, and does Alex Trebec think he’s better than us? I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:04:08

Do You Have a Thimble?

7/4/2018
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Jen sits at home and also on stage in this two-in-one- episode to talk to you about car lighters are the new thimbles, no one knows what matches are, listeners giving each other advice, London, and funny emails. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:08:02

GRAVITY’S BEEN ON US A LONG TIME

6/27/2018
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Back by popular demand! Jen takes to the all things studio with her friend, comedian Allison Castillo, for the all advice episodes! (This episode is a continuation of last week….) This week Jen and Allison share personal stories and give advice on topics brought up by listeners like what to do with $50,000, wanting to leave college, having a crush on a celebrity, a sister who pressures her family to visit, friends with kids who can’t hang out anymore, and why do older people constantly...

Duration:01:07:54

TRUST US?

6/20/2018
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Back by popular demand! Jen takes to the all things studio with her friend, comedian Allison Castillo, for the all advice episodes! (The continuation airs next week….) This week Jen and Allison share personal stories and give advice on topics brought up by listeners like body image issues, feeling abandoned by a friend, bosses who talk politics, and having to admit when it’s you who is the problem sometimes when someone else is making you nuts. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:00:56:20

GET OUT THERE AND GRIFT!

6/13/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about the week in depression, a candle almost ruining her home, being stressed over a pillow, Hallmark Christmas movies coming up, a listener who thinks it’s the worst time to job-hunting, and the tale of a woman who steals yachts. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:12:13

I CAN’T TALK TO SAILORS

6/6/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about accidentally insulting sailors during Fleet Week about their outfits, missing her bed and being happy to be home for a while, celebrity scandals and conspiracy theories, the French guy who saved the baby, listener emails about hot yoga scandals, and annoying friends on social media.

Duration:01:08:45

I’M OLD ENOUGH TO HAVE BEEN ON FRIENDSTER

5/30/2018
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Jen talks to you about her singing lessons, wanting to quit comedy to be a lounge singer, the annoyance of the “divorce” box on paperwork, not getting too comfortable with not being social, how loud restaurants are bad for us, and some listener emails. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:00:05

AIN’T THAT AMERICA

5/23/2018
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Jen sits at her home in Brooklyn to talk to you about her weekend in Bloomington, Indiana, people who assume her act doesn’t translate to America, a hot-headed hippie at hot yoga, being the only one in a meditation class, when you love your friend but their social media persona sucks, and Jen interrupts the podcast to eat a piece of bread and answer the laundry deliver at her door. This episode is sponsored by talkspace.com/jen ADS: TalkSpace I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:10:27

BANANA-NAYSE

5/16/2018
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Jen sits at her home in Brooklyn and fails to simultaneously do a live Instagram with viewers asking questions while she’s podcasting. She drops that after about five minutes. Then Jen reads listener emails that lead into chat about why do people like sleep, first time-stand-ups who need to respect history, and when straight people ruin gay clubs. This episode is sponsored by: talkspace.com/jen I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:00:05

COOKIE QUOTA

5/9/2018
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Jen talks to you about how she doesn’t want to take the cookie off the plane, nobody listening to this podcast is listening, wanting to start over with home decor, walking out of a movie because of ADHD, and no to mind-reading headsets. ADS: TalkSpace, Quip I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:05:09

DROP THE SHTICK

5/2/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about how you need to come see her live shows, crazy voice coaches, what the hell is a “female” pilot, and a four hour train ride with loud people.

Duration:01:06:43