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Jas & Sonic

Storytelling Podcasts

We discuss random topics such as our upbringings, relationships, post-college blues, searching for a job, etc. through stories, some funny and some sad.

Location:

United States

Description:

We discuss random topics such as our upbringings, relationships, post-college blues, searching for a job, etc. through stories, some funny and some sad.

Language:

English


Episodes

Season 2 Episode 1: Life Update & The Compound Effect

9/16/2021
In this episode we briefly update you guys on what we've been up to for the past couple of months. We also talk about the book, The Compound Effect that has helped Jasmin get into a productive and fulfilling routine.

Duration:00:54:14

Episode 40: It's Getting Hot in Here

5/11/2021
Yo what's up guys welcome back! In this episode we talk about the catastrophic impacts of climate change on our Earth :( Also! Fun fact, scientists have figured out our carbon budget, which is essentially the amount of co2 we can put into the air before we explode. But the main issue is that our carbon budget is 1,000 giga tons of co2. However, the proven reserves of fossil fuel companies are 3,000 gigatons. Which means two thirds have carbon HAS TO STAY IN THE GROUND. This means writing...

Duration:00:51:22

Episode 39: WeWork Scandal

5/3/2021
In this episode we talk about the founder of WeWork Adam Neumann and how his company went from being one of the most highly valued start-ups to being worth almost nothing.

Duration:00:51:23

Episode 38: Operation Varsity Blues

4/7/2021
In this episode we talk about the college admission scandal and how using the "side door" can get you into trouble. Also shoutout to our 16 listeners, ya'll are the best!

Duration:00:41:48

Episode 37: The Evolution of Asian Hate Crimes in the US (minorities killing minorities)

3/23/2021
In this episode we discuss the history behind Asian hate crimes in the US and how they have evolved over time. We talk about current events and the unfortunate phenomenon that is minorities killing minorities. Gofundme:...

Duration:00:47:19

Episode 36: The History of Harriet Tubman

2/27/2021
This week we talk about the history behind Harriet Tubman and how doctors cannot always be trusted

Duration:00:39:09

Episode 35: Black History Month Pt.1

2/17/2021
In this episode we talk about the history behind black history month. We give a brief overview of the pioneer behind the holiday: Carter G. Woodson and we talk about what's so special about the month of February. We also discuss ethical dilemmas pertaining to the BLM movement and racism in International Schools.

Duration:00:34:07

Episode 34: The Case of Sonja Farak & Snorting Crack

2/3/2021
In this episode we talk about the case of Sonja Farak and the implications of her crime!

Duration:00:46:21

Episode 33: An Unsolved Murder and Fights in China

1/31/2021
In this episode we talk about the black dahlia case that has remained unsolved....until today!! Also, Jasmin is not the type of person to spring into action if a fight breaks out.

Duration:01:01:31

Episode 32: That Time I Held A Random Mans Hand on An Airplane

1/12/2021
In this episode we talk about the fear of flying, what snowboarding is like and other random travel stories.

Duration:00:32:22

Episode 31: The Youtubers & Podcasters We Secretly Watch

1/6/2021
In this episode we talk about the variety of content we consume including family channels, Logan Paul, KSI, David Dobrik and more!

Duration:00:35:23

Episode 30: Holiday Blues & New Years Resolutions

12/30/2020
In this episode we talk about New Years resolutions and how the holidays feel in 2020!

Duration:00:33:09

Episode 29: Flying Wisdom Teeth & Stressful Birthdays

12/22/2020
Jasmin got her wisdom teeth removed and also birthdays are lowkey p stressful.

Duration:00:38:47

Episode 28: So You Think You Can DANCE

12/16/2020
In this episode we talk about Sonia's experience at the paint bar and whether we believe painting, dancing and singing can be taught.

Duration:00:27:08

Episode 27: Are Ghosts Real?

12/8/2020
In this episode we talk about ghosts and why we think they may or may not be real 🤔

Duration:00:40:20

Episode 26: Meet Zumba Jasmin & Actress Sonia!

12/2/2020
In this episode we talk about having a sense of humor, what we learn in school and our struggles with dancing!

Duration:00:49:02

Episode 25: Jas Tested Positive & Lies Our Parents Told Us Growing Up

11/24/2020
Jas is actually fine and doesn't have COVID, we just thought a clickbait-ish title would help us get our listeners back. Also don't believe everything your parents say!!!

Duration:00:33:00

Episode 24: Kiss, marry, kill but with the COVID vaccine

11/18/2020
In this episode we discuss the COVID-19 vaccine that pfizer came out with and we talk about our boy Trevor Noah :)

Duration:00:31:39

Episode 23: Bye-Don!

11/11/2020
In this episode we talk about the election and also Jasmins bday presents. Also Jasmin fell in love with a kid who had a troubled past to say the least....

Duration:00:45:09

Episode 22: Attachment Styles, Nostalgia, Relationships & Sisterhood ft. MY SISTER SHIREEN

11/3/2020
In this episode Shireen talks about her academic path in law, her long-term relationship and what it's like being an older sister to me (Jasmin)!

Duration:01:00:43