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Weinstein, Boy Scouts and Trump Saves Christmas [Broad Topics]

Harvey Weinstein accused of sexual assault, heads to "rehab" In an explosive New Yorker story, journalist Ronan Farrow talks with multiple women who share horrific accounts of sexual abuse and harassment by powerful filmmaker, Harvey Weinstein. Now, countless actresses come forward to say "Me Too." Kim and Jackie discuss the backlash against some of the victims and why women stay silent, often never speaking up about assault. Plus, why do some men skate through allegations while others are...


Parents, Don’t Do This To Your Kids

Parents sentenced for pranking their kids online. What's the line between a harmless prank and child abuse? Kim and Jackie cover broad topics of the week including: • The "hot cops" of Gainesville aren't everything they seem. One of the viral law enforcement officers is under fire for his hateful social media posts. • Celebrities getting political: Good for them or stop talking? Celebs like Ellen Pompeo and Don Cheadle are stepping on their soapboxes while stars like Mark Wahlberg think...


7 Common Triggers for Memory Loss

If you find yourself asking the question, “Am I losing my mind?” more often than you’d like to admit, your short attention span or fuzziness may be your body’s way of telling you something is just not right. Staying focused and on task requires your brain to working off of a complex cocktail of neurotransmitters and hormones. But you may be surprised to learn what can actually derail that process and ultimately, your ability to keep things straight in your mind. Diana Bitner, MD, NCMP,...


Help! The End of the School Year is Kicking My Ass (NSFW)

Raise your hand if the end of the school year is kicking your ass? Author Jenna McCarthy joins the broads to talk the time of year she has declared "We are so done teaching your kids." WARNING: If you're looking for an episode you can listen to at work or around the kids, this ain't it. The broads talk: • Life as a room mom, why we do it and how it changes through the years. • Why Jenna doesn't like OPK (other people's kids) • How Kim made OPK cry • Who can seriously afford summer? The...


Which Makes You Crazier: Fidget Spinners or Trump?

Fidget Spinners are making parents and teachers ca-razy But are they the end of the world or just a fun, harmless way to pass the time? Come on, it’s not like it’s bottle flipping or anything. Trump to End “Let Girls Learn,” a program championed by former FLOTUS Michelle Obama. From CNN: The “Let Girls… The post Which Makes You Crazier: Fidget Spinners or Trump? appeared first on Broadscast.


Wendy Sachs: Fearless and Free

How do smart women pivot and relaunch their careers? Wendy Sachs was working her tail off among younger, cheaper colleagues when she heard those dreaded words. “You’re great, smart, creative… but we’re reorganizing.” While she was doing that hustle trying to stay relevant, she found herself over 40 and fired, panicked by what the future held.… The post Wendy Sachs: Fearless and Free appeared first on Broadscast.


Lance Bass on Barry Manilow: “He was completely brainwashed”

It’s a ’90s pop revival! We hit the premiere of PopTV’s new Wednesday night comedies, Hollywood Darlings and Return of the Mac. Jackie hit the red carpet to chat with the stars Joey McIntyre [New Kids on the Block], Jodie Sweetin [Full House], Beverly Mitchell [7th Heaven] and Christine Lakin [Step by Step]. Plus, Joey… The post Lance Bass on Barry Manilow: “He was completely brainwashed” appeared first on Broadscast.


Autism 101: Sharing Awareness

April 2 has been declared World Autism Awareness Day. But how aware are we about the realities of autism? Jackie and Kim chat with two experts who help shed light on Autism Spectrum Disorder. What is autism and how do I know if my child has it? What do I do if my child isn’t speaking?… The post Autism 101: Sharing Awareness appeared first on Broadscast.


Soledad O’Brien, Journalist + Author + Philanthropist

Kim Goldman and Jackie MacDougall chat with journalist, author and philanthropist Soledad O’Brien about life, parenting, the state of education and how the media is failing the American people. Soledad O’Brien is an award-winning journalist, speaker, author and philanthropist who anchors and produces the Hearst Television political magazine program “Matter of Fact with Soledad O’Brien.”… The post Soledad O’Brien, Journalist + Author + Philanthropist appeared first on Broadscast.


Author + Podcaster + Digital Entrepreneur Christine Koh

Kim and Jackie hit American Ninja Warrior live (reunited with our fave Jessie Graff)! Plus, This is Us vs. Parenthood. And digital powerhouse Christine Koh. Guest: Christine Koh is a music and brain neuroscientist turned Internet unicorn. She is the founder and editor of Boston Mamas (a pioneer in the hyperlocal parenting lifestyle space), creative director… The post Author + Podcaster + Digital Entrepreneur Christine Koh appeared first on Broadscast.


4th Grader Speaks Out about Openly Gay Disney Characters

From NBC News: The highly anticipated live-action remake of “Beauty and the Beast” will feature a gay character for the first time in Disney’s history, according to the film’s director. Director Bill Condon said in an interview with Attitude, a British gay magazine, that LeFou, the goofy sidekick of the film’s main villain, Gaston, will… The post 4th Grader Speaks Out about Openly Gay Disney Characters appeared first on Broadscast.


Jen Glantz, Always a Bridesmaid (for Hire)

Jen Glantz is the brains behind the business, Bridesmaid for Hire, the heart behind the blog, The Things I Learned From, and the main character inside of the Amazon-best selling book, All My Friends Are Engaged. Her new book, Always a Bridesmaid (for Hire): Stories on Growing Up, Looking for Love, and Walking Down the Aisle for Complete Strangers, published… The post Jen Glantz, Always a Bridesmaid (for Hire) appeared first on Broadscast.


Is Platonic Cuddling the New Sex?

Move over Tinder, now people are using apps to hook up for some platonic cuddling. Yes, it’s a thing. Olive Persimmon, author of Unintentionally Celibate, was looking for something different when she first agreed to meet a stranger for “platonic cuddling.” But was it successful? Yes. And no. Hear her fascinating experience. Jean Franzblau is the… The post Is Platonic Cuddling the New Sex? appeared first on Broadscast.


Property Brothers Jonathan Scott

Tune in to hear Kim + Jackie chat with Jonathan Scott, one half of HGTV’s popular Property Brothers. Jonathan Scott, along with his twin brother Drew, are the stars of four of HGTV’s top shows, including “Property Brothers,” “Brother vs Brother,” “Buying & Selling,” and “Property Brothers at Home” in which we see this dynamic duo… The post Property Brothers Jonathan Scott appeared first on Broadscast.


BroadSquad in Studio: Cindy Mori + Shoreen Maghame

Kim and Jackie talk with two members of the #broadsquad about life, love and the shift in our country. Meet the BroadSquad: Cindy Mori is an Emmy-nominated, award-winning media professional with more than 20 years of experience working in the news, entertainment, literary and sports worlds, including the last 18 years with Oprah Winfrey. Shoreen… The post BroadSquad in Studio: Cindy Mori + Shoreen Maghame appeared first on Broadscast.


Kim Gravel: Beauty Queen + Reality Star + QVC Goddess

Kim and Jackie chat with the fab southern belle, Kim Gravel. Kim shares her journey from ugly duckling to Miss Georgia and candidly reveals her experience with Hollywood, the pageant world and President Donald Trump. About Kim: Kim Gravel is a veteran television host, entrepreneur, public speaker and leader, but most of all she has a… The post Kim Gravel: Beauty Queen + Reality Star + QVC Goddess appeared first on Broadscast.


Kathleen Baty, The Safety Chick

In recognition of National Stalking Awareness Month, the broads are sitting down with Kathleen Baty, Founder and CEO of Safety Chick Enterprises with a lesson in personal safety. Kathleen’s message: She believes that people do not respond to fear, but rather, by being empowered to make smart safety choices. About: Kathleen, herself the victim of a kidnapping… The post Kathleen Baty, The Safety Chick appeared first on Broadscast.


Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey + the Countdown to Trump

Have you ever had one of those massages where you’re wondering if it’s gone too far? You’ve got to tune in for Kim’s hilarious account and Jackie’s epiphany. Plus, Joseph Fiennes to play Michael Jackson? Nope, not anymore. Jackson’s family and fans expressed outrage that the white Fiennes was going to depict the late superstar. The… The post Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey + the Countdown to Trump appeared first on Broadscast.


Podcaster Beth Feldman

Kim and Jackie highlight the works of a variety of broads who decide to make that pivot and flip life as they know it on its head. This week’s guest is doing just that. She’s a TV public relations exec who left the hustle and bustle for life as an entrepreneur and author. Now Beth… The post Podcaster Beth Feldman appeared first on Broadscast.


Girl Talk with the Broad Squad

Parenting, weight loss, body image and more. The broads ended 2016 by talking girl talk with two extremely important members of the #BroadSquad. They’re both “walking talk shows” (you’ll have to listen to find out what we mean by that) and a huge part of our #BroadSquad. Meet photog/mom/wife and all around amazing broad, Renee… The post Girl Talk with the Broad Squad appeared first on Broadscast.