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The Mortified Podcast is a storytelling series where adults share the embarrassing things they created as kids-- diaries, letters, lyrics & beyond-- in front of total strangers. PS: It totally likes you. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Learn more at radiotopia.fm

The Mortified Podcast is a storytelling series where adults share the embarrassing things they created as kids-- diaries, letters, lyrics & beyond-- in front of total strangers. PS: It totally likes you. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Learn more at radiotopia.fm
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The Mortified Podcast is a storytelling series where adults share the embarrassing things they created as kids-- diaries, letters, lyrics & beyond-- in front of total strangers. PS: It totally likes you. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Learn more at radiotopia.fm

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Episodes

149: Puberty Transformed Me Into A Monster

10/14/2018
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A menacing force is ravaging middle school and… You. Are. Next. Celebrate Halloween with terrifying tales of puberty and how it transforms innocent kids into heinous monstrosities. With special guest Andrew Goldberg, co-creator of Big Mouth on Netflix. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all episodes at getmortified.

Duration:00:30:48

148: I Love Lord of the Rings

10/7/2018
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Is Orlando bloom a good kisser? Is speaking in Elvish really that nerdy? Meet the teenagers who wished they could replace middle school with middle earth and how J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic impacted their lives in unexpected ways. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all eps at getmortified.com. This episode was made with the support of Nectar and Bombas.

Duration:00:40:42

147: Does Dating Karma Exist?

9/30/2018
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Ever break someone’s heart and have it come back to haunt you? Tales of teens who discover if dating karma exists.

Duration:00:27:49

146: Three Little Pigs

9/16/2018
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From Babe to Piglet to Wilbur, stories of adorable pigs shaped our childhoods. This week, stories of teenagers, from very different worlds, whose lives were forever changed by… of all things… pigs. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all episodes @ getmortified.com. This week’s episode is supported by Bombas.

Duration:00:30:32

145: My Journal Was My Coach

9/9/2018
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Does your life ever feel like a training montage? This week, high school athletes who are so driven to the best their diaries sound like a never-ending pep rally. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all episodes here. This week, Mortified is supported by Nectar and RX Bar.

Duration:00:30:12

144: My First Job

8/31/2018
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Mortified celebrates Labor Day Weekend with a tribute to teenagers who bravely enter the labor force… regardless of how totally unqualified they are. Hosted by interns Kylie and Joey who are themselves working at their very first office job. And featuring a special appearance by Ronnie Vannucci of The Killers. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member ofRadiotopia from PRX. Listen to all eps getmortified.com. This episode is made possible in part with the support of Quip.

Duration:00:29:03

143: International Affairs

8/19/2018
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Think international summits can end up embarrassing entire nations? Try the travel journals of horny teenagers. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all episodes here. This episode is made possible with the support of Care/Of and Talkspace.

Duration:00:29:11

142: I’m No Princess

8/12/2018
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The pitfalls of teenagers and tiaras. This week, Mortified explores the obsession kids have with becoming a princess. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all eps at getmortified.com/podcast.

Duration:00:29:12

141: Camp Buy Me Love

8/5/2018
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Holding hands around the campfire. Making out behind the bunks. Tales of teens who think they’ve finally found love only to discover what happens at sleepaway usually stays at sleepaway. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all eps here!

Duration:00:30:36

140: How I Survived Eighth Grade (w/ Bo Burnham & Elsie Fisher)

7/15/2018
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So long, Barbie. Hello spin the bottle. Inspired by Bo Burnham’s film, Eighth Grade, Mortified goes back to middle and re-lives that painfully awkward transition from childhood to full-blown teenager. Featuring Eighth Grade’s writer/director, Bo Burnham and it’s star, Elsie Fisher. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all eps here.

Duration:00:30:59

139: Iron Maidens

7/8/2018
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Metallica or Madonna? For teenage headbangers everywhere it’s simply no contest. Mortified turns it up to 11 as we pay tribute to girls who grew up Metalhead. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all episodeshere. Support for this episode comes from Quip and Nutrafol.

Duration:00:29:02

138: Romance Rocks! (w/ special guest Johnny Marr)

7/1/2018
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From The Beach Boys to The Smiths to White Lion — tales of teenagers who were inspired by rock to make their greatest romantic fantasies a reality. Featuring a very special appearance by Johnny Marr (The Smiths, Modest Mouse). Support for Mortified come from the mattress gurus at Nectar.

Duration:00:37:11

137: Daaaaaaad!!

6/17/2018
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Celebrate Father’s Day 2018 with tales that prove no matter what Dad does he is doomed to embarrass his kids. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member ofRadiotopia from PRX. Listen to all episodes. This episode is supported by the Tesla of toothbrushes. Get Quip!

Duration:00:26:41

136: Chicano PRIDE

6/10/2018
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Mortified’s celebration of LGBTQ Pride month continues with stories of first generation kids whose search for happiness takes them in unexpected directions. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX and this week is supported by Talkspace and Simplisafe. Listen to all episodes here.

Duration:00:34:18

135: College PRIDE

6/3/2018
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This week, Mortified Celebrates PRIDE with an episode devoted to teenagers who come out of the closet after high school and set out to find love for the very first time. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all episodeshere.

Duration:00:39:53

134: I Was a Total Prankster

5/20/2018
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“Hi, is there a Hugh Jass there?” From making prank calls to freezing underwear and TP’ing houses, relive your biggest juvenile pranks and why kids are so compelled to tick their fellow human. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia. Listen to all episodes! Made with the support of our friends at Simplisafe and Away.

Duration:00:32:38

133: What Not to Admit in Your Class Journal

5/13/2018
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What were you willing to share in your class-assigned journal? What’s too much to share with your authority figures? Hear tales of teenagers who had no idea where to draw the line. Listen to allepisodes! The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. This episode was made with the support of our friends at Simplisafe.

Duration:00:30:23

132: I’m Totally Obsessed With You

5/6/2018
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When is it true love or unhinged obsession? Find out in this tongue in cheek guide to adolescent love that lets you know when you’ve become way too obsessed with your crush. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Made with the support of our friends at Live Nation and Simplisafe. Listen to all episodes.

Duration:00:24:19

131: Please Read My Livejournal!

4/15/2018
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Current Mood: Desperate. Mortified pays tribute to the kids who grew up in an era right before Myspace and Facebook and pioneered the idea of going public with your private life. But was anyone actually paying attention? The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen to all episodes. Thanks to our newest supporter, Meez Meals. Offer code Mortified for 50% first order.

Duration:00:28:34

130: Girl Power

4/8/2018
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How do you do become an empowered woman when you’re not yet a woman? A tribute to teenage Betty Friedans and Gloria Steinams everywhere. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen and binge @ getmortified.com

Duration:00:24:56