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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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Location:

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

BORN TO RUN

12/5/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about how she’s not going to talk about politics as she predicts exactly how Trump would leave office if he did, she discusses a seismic worldwide earthquake that no one felt, discovers Universal Time and feels stupid, and discusses how she was wrong about Bruce Springsteen. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:02:11

LIVE, LAUGH, LOVE

11/28/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about how she’s stressed at the amount of live, laugh, love tchotchkes on earth. Mimi and Gerald make an appearance. She talk about how Alex Trebek is scared of #MeToo, tells listeners to please stop feeling bad about her career and is it wrong to drink on a plane or to judge people who do?

Duration:01:03:13

THE GHOSTS OF XMAS FUTURE

11/21/2018
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Jen and her friend Allison take to the All Things Comedy Studio to give you all the advice that you asked for about your upcoming holiday dilemmas. We solve the problems of people who want to avoid telling their mom about their relationship, people who feel sad and single during the holidays, husbands and wives who disagree on when to decorate and people concerned with how they’re messing up their kids. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:00:59:01

WHERE THERE’S SMOKE, THERE’S SMOKE

11/14/2018
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Jen sits at a hotel in San Francisco to talk to you about how Brooklyn is becoming Vegas, smoke inhalation in Northern California at her gigs, more tales of customer service, feeling moved by people taking care of each other, a review of the Queen movie and an article about how Harvard scientists found a spaceship but also it’s not a spaceship.

Duration:01:07:00

NO RECESS

11/7/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about how Thanksgiving decorations aren’t a thing, feeling too old for a job, getting emotional about the goodness in people while handing out candy on Halloween, a listener who has a criticism, an article about mental health that disappoints, and how she doesn’t know what to say because this was recorded before the midterm election.

Duration:00:57:05

HAPPY HALLOWEEN AND OTHER HOLIDAYS!

10/31/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about the Red Sox, why her tree is up already, and then Jen and her friend Allison take to the All Things Comedy studio to answer listener emails and give advice on Thanksgiving related problems like fading friendships, family outbursts and more! And then the last thirty minutes Jen sits at home to give you Christmas decorating ideas on the cheap-ish.

Duration:01:47:35

SPIRITUALLY FINNISH

10/24/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about when sneezing starts annoying small talk, a dream world in Finland where small talk is frowned upon, not wanting to be nude around animals, and rant about Gen-X.

Duration:01:05:43

IS THIS FUN?

10/17/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about iTunes reviews, trying not to piss off men or women on stage, a weekend on the road, a great movie idea inspired by a Jewish grandmother’s email, and advice on how to be friends with people who have political differences.

Duration:01:11:30

Too Pooped To Pod

10/9/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about how she socialized too much this week from drinks with friends, to Vegas, to a polo match. She talks about unashamedly playing The Bachelor slot machine, and reads an article about how we don’t even know when we are stressed.

Duration:01:08:09

AUTUMNAL FOR YA

10/3/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about her upcoming gigs, her new decision to “fall into” watching Hallmark’s Autumn movies, Mimi and Gerald discuss how they’ve been married 65 years, her doctor who won’t listen, listener emails about divorced decorating, and Jen talks about her night of stand-up with Conan. I Seem Fun is part of allthingscomedy.com

Duration:01:13:49

THE INDIGNITIES OF BEING A WOMAN

9/26/2018
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Jen sits at home to talk to you about what happened to sitcoms, and then it’s time to take to the All Things Comedy Studio to talk to Merrill Markoe and Megan Koester - authors and performers of the new Audible Original, “The Indignities of Being a Woman.” They talk about a woman’s learning curve about her own experiences with gender bias, and we joke about all the thousands of years of this bs!

Duration:01:25:50

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