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Some people can’t handle the truth but not one to keep the goodness to myself I, comedian, and professional gem dropper Amanda Seales, am sharing what I’ve learned (and am learning) in my podcast, Small Doses. Every episode I break down the side effects of a theme that all of us can relate to from Insecurity, to Haters, to the Hoe Phase and more. With stories to tell, Q&A, guests, and my trademark self help from the hip, I’ll have you, yo’ momma, and your cousin too, laughing and living your best life!

Some people can’t handle the truth but not one to keep the goodness to myself I, comedian, and professional gem dropper Amanda Seales, am sharing what I’ve learned (and am learning) in my podcast, Small Doses. Every episode I break down the side effects of a theme that all of us can relate to from Insecurity, to Haters, to the Hoe Phase and more. With stories to tell, Q&A, guests, and my trademark self help from the hip, I’ll have you, yo’ momma, and your cousin too, laughing and living your best life!
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Some people can’t handle the truth but not one to keep the goodness to myself I, comedian, and professional gem dropper Amanda Seales, am sharing what I’ve learned (and am learning) in my podcast, Small Doses. Every episode I break down the side effects of a theme that all of us can relate to from Insecurity, to Haters, to the Hoe Phase and more. With stories to tell, Q&A, guests, and my trademark self help from the hip, I’ll have you, yo’ momma, and your cousin too, laughing and living your best life!

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Episodes

33: Side Effects of Great Sex

9/19/2018
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Aww sookie sookie now, this episode we smack it up flip it rub it down and get into the ins and outs (and ins and outs) of experiencing Sexcellence at its highest degree!

Duration:01:07:57

32: Side Effects of Ending a Frienship (with Toni Trucks)

9/12/2018
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This week we’re joined by CBS “Seal Team’s”, Toni Trucks as we get into the sad reality of handling the hows, whats, and timing of when a friendship has run its course.

Duration:01:25:48

31: Side Effects of Going on Tour

9/5/2018
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We’re back! A lot can happen in a month, especially when you’ve been touring the country, and Amanda has got all the good, the bad, and the funny on taking her show, Smart Funny & Black, to the masses!

Duration:00:53:43

30: Side Effects of Being in Your 30s

8/1/2018
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On our last episode of the season, we pay homage to the decade of your 30s! If you’re wondering if you’re where you should be, how you’ll get where you going, or simply if 30 really is the new 20, we speak on it and hopefully help you get closer to figuring it out!

Duration:00:44:22

29: Side Effects of Being Woke (with Kendrick Sampson)

7/25/2018
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This week we welcome actor/activist, Kendrick Sampson (HTGAWM; Vampire Diaries) and discuss self care, hoteps, idealism, and the many things that come with being alert to the (side)ways of the world!

Duration:01:08:29

28: Side Effects of a Breakup

7/19/2018
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We’ve all been there and know what it’s like. The tears, the drunk texts, the sad music. Yup! This episode will hit home for a lot of folks as we dig into the dark dank place of the end of a relationship and how to get back to the light!

Duration:00:52:55

27: Side Effects of Having Anxiety

7/11/2018
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In an effort to address the topic of anxiety without generalizing it since, it shows up different in everyone who suffers from it, this week, is a super personal episode all about specifically Amanda’s anxiety, how it impacts her life, how she manages it, and what she’s learning about it!

Duration:00:58:37

26: Side Effects of Being Outspoken (with Luvvie Ajayi)

7/4/2018
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This week’s, “Side Effects of Being Outspoken” keeps it 100 about the professional and personal repercussions of speaking your truth with best selling author, blogger, Luvvie Ajayi, in a mash up episode! For Pt. 1 listen to me discuss my journey of outspokenness on Luvvie’s, “Rants & Randomness,” podcast!

Duration:01:04:19

25: Side Effects of Being A Cancer

6/27/2018
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This episode is for the uber sensitive, oh so loyal, consummate homebodies, THE CANCERS! In honor of my birthday, I’m doing an entire episode dedicated to the crybaby creatives of the zodiac, and what’s it’s like to be us, know us, and love us!

Duration:00:40:37

24: Side Effects of Free Speech (with Natasha Korgaonkar)

6/20/2018
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This episode we take the more serious route to get to the nitty gritty of the 1st Amendment. My friend, Natasha Korgaonkar former lawyer with the NAACP Leah Defense Fund gets on the mic to clear up choice, freedom, and the difference in consequences when folks are exercising their rights vs. folks just runnin their mouths!

Duration:01:17:38

23: Side Effects of Being an Independent Woman

6/13/2018
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This episode is for the ladies, doin the damn thang, handlin’ their own biz, and making moves! We’re diving in to the ups, downs, and every where in between of being a woman who can carry her own weight in a world that is waiting for her to get back in the kitchen! All my ladies, independent, (and the folks who love us) turn this one up!

Duration:00:56:31

22: Side Effects of Being a Nerd (with Ron Funches)

6/6/2018
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This one’s for all my fellow brainiacs out there who want to know everything! Comedian Ron Funches joins and we give you full geek life.

Duration:01:14:23

21: Side Effects of White Women

5/30/2018
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This is an episode that may touch some nerves but is about elevation. In a world where it seems like daily, many white women are exercising their privilege in potentially harmful ways to others it’s time to have a real convo about the past, present, and how to be an ally in the future.

Duration:00:53:33

20: Side Effects of Platonic Friendships Pt. 2 (with Brandon Victor Dixon)

5/23/2018
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In this part 2 of our platonic friends episode, Brandon Victor Dixon joins us to talk all about the facts and fiction of our own platonic friendship (WE NEVER KISSED WITH TONGUE!), Starbucks fuckery, and of course, hella random moments of breaking out into song.

Duration:01:11:38

19: Side Effects of Platonic Friendships Pt. 1 (without Brandon Victor Dixon)

5/16/2018
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This is a special 2 pt episode! In part one we get into the nitty gritty from the friend zone to those homie/lover/friendships. In part two my true platonic friend, Brandon Victor Dixon, of “Power” & Judas in the NBC live production of “Jesus Christ Superstar”, sits down with us to talk to truth behind can men and women of the same sexual preference truly ever be, “JUST FRIENDS”!

Duration:00:37:31

18: Side Effects of Being West Indian (with Yvette Noel-Schure)

5/9/2018
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This episode is dedicated to all my people of Caribbean descent! WAVE YA FLAG! We talk all tings from cultural differences, growing up with West Indian parents, why we have 10 jobs and more! Plus, our Guest, Grenada born Publicist to Beyonce & more, Yvette Noel-Schure stops through to catch a lime! BIG UP!

Duration:01:11:28

17: Side Effects of Owning Your Own Business (with Melody Ehsani)

5/2/2018
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This week we’re dealing with the ups and downs of Being you’re own CEO! With guest, designer Melody Ehsani, we get to the nitty gritty on runnin your own biz, how to check folks who don’t respect your come up, when to check out, and more!

Duration:01:10:42

16: Side Effects of Being a Multihyphenate

4/25/2018
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For anyone with hella passions or trying to figure out their passion this episode is for you. We take a look at the life of the Jack of all Trades, advise on how not to be a master of none, and put you on to finding your skeleton key.

Duration:00:53:48

Side Effects of Toxic Relationships (with J. Winans)

4/18/2018
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This week we wade into the murky triflin’ shady waters of them folks that bring you nothing but trouble! R&B artist and producer, J Winans stops thru to share how he’s used music and turned those negatives into positives!

Duration:01:03:28

Side Effects of Being Broke (with Retta)

4/11/2018
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This episode tackles the wackness of lacking funds. Retta, Star of NBCs “Good Girls” and “Parks and Recreation” stops thru and we get down to the nitty gritty of being the broke friend, dating while broke, and not letting being broke, break you!

Duration:01:27:20