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I Seem Fun: The Diary of Jen Kirkman Podcast

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Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Description:

Jen Kirkman sits in bed, talks to you, well into a microphone about what's on her mind.

Twitter:

@JenKirkman

Language:

English


Episodes

I Hate The Future!

8/16/2017
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Jen sits in Brooklyn to talk to you about sunsets ruined by techno music, college crushes who go from grunge to conservative, iced coffee versus hot coffee, swearing in front of a kid, and a guy who maybe died in a parking garage.

Duration: 00:50:07


PMS

8/9/2017
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Jen sits in Brooklyn to talk to you about the wrong salad, “how’s your day going so far” said at the wrong time, calling room service, the podcast isn’t meant to save the world, cats, Disney World’s Carousel of Progress, listener complaints of misandry and listener compliments about almost dying to the podcast and being okay with that.

Duration: 01:02:05


I DON’T WATCH TV

8/2/2017
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Jen sits at home in Los Angeles to talk about people who recognize her but insist it’s not from TV, seeing dumb people get excited over a pun-named restaurant, a guy on a plane who wanted advice on how to propose, and more emails from women who have stories about weird comments from dudes. And of course, there’s talk of “reclaiming my time.”

Duration: 01:13:55


MY LIMBS MOVE INDEPENDENTLY OF ME

7/26/2017
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Jen sits at home in Los Angeles to talk to you about being too afraid to go to Italy and have a private chef back in 2001, the years she wasn’t political, wearing two watches in high school, bros, men who buy tampons, and finding a very stressful video game about running a hotel…fun. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 01:06:36


WHO’S ZOOMING WHOM?

7/19/2017
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Jen talks into her microphone to tell you about how she doesn’t want to be shamed for not getting excited about dogs or Harry Potter, self-righteous Moms on Twitter, how Jen isn’t her Twitter persona, not being famous enough to be recognized in a wine shop, and how people who stand in doorways letting the AC out - are monsters. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 01:10:38


I PROMISE, NO POLITICS

7/12/2017
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Jen sits at her temporary home in Brooklyn to talk to you about: how she’s not rich, two stories she realized she forgot to continue telling a couple of episodes back, wanting to transition into the fashion world, and the Davy Jones episode of the Brady Bunch. And she answers listener emails about fears of driving, dads who date women their daughter’s age, and a musician who heckled a bachelorette party. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 01:00:06


WORKING ON A HOLIDAY

7/4/2017
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Jen sits in her hotel room on the Lower East Side of NYC to talk about being afraid to walk the red carpet at a movie screening, wearing socks with high heels, being shy at parties and saying stupid things to successful people, and working from home on July 4th and not caring that she’s missing BBQ’s. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com and Away Luggage

Duration: 00:54:07


I’M A BAD PERSON AND NOW YOU KNOW

6/28/2017
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Jen, sits at home in her temporary apartment in Brooklyn to talk to you about how coconut oil is over, how she doesn’t want to ride a bike, fear of a silent retreat, taking pictures at a Broadway musical, feeling guilt after writing a bad Yelp review for a talkative masseuse, and how after she talks about politics this one more time on the podcast, she’ll stop talking about politics on the podcast. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 00:47:36


WOMEN, WINE, VALIUM, AND DOCTORS

6/21/2017
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Jen, sits at home in her temporary apartment in Brooklyn to talk to you about political testimonies, severed heads, 1960’s songs, and the season finale of Dr. Barbara Persons. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 00:58:59


THIS ISN’T AN ADVICE COLUMN

6/14/2017
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Jen, takes to the All Things Comedy studio to answer listener emails about sister’s who are in love with prisoners, self-help books, and when to tell your date that you don’t want kids. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 00:52:45


THEY SEEM FUN SELF CARE WITH SARAH COLONNA

6/7/2017
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Jen takes to the All Things Comedy studio to talk to her friend, comedian and author, Sarah Colonna to talk about traveling alone, meeting friends later in life, break-ups, hook-ups, going to Hawaii together, taking care of ourselves, and taking care of business in comedy. This episode is sponsored by “I’m Dying Up Here” on Showtime, Talkspace.com and Casper Mattress, Casper.com

Duration: 01:15:32


THE 2ND BEST OF EPISODE!

5/31/2017
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This is the 2nd “BEST OF I SEEM FUN” Episode! All clips have been suggested by listeners. This week we revisit episodes from 2013, 2014, & 2016. Jen talks about running errands on a Friday night, getting told to wash her hands by a stranger, reading the New York Times vows section, why do people act like presidents are their family, and ditching a pen-pal.

Duration: 01:08:14


THEY SEEM FUN - TALKIN’ SHIT WITH CHRIS FRANJOLA

5/24/2017
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Jen takes to the All Things Comedy studio in Los Angeles to have a chat with her friend, comedian Chris Franjola about male/female friendships, the real boredom of writing on a comedy show, and how being friends with a comedian means you have to be down for some really dark humor. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 01:10:35


JEN EXPLAINS THINGS TO YOU

5/17/2017
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Jen, back in Los Angeles, sits on her couch to talk to you about conspiracy versus conspiracy theories, playing the Bee Gees while arresting people, a woman who is offended at a bald joke, confrontational #MAGA Dads on Facebook, men who come up to women in public to say things they wouldn’t say to other men, and Jen reads Rebecca Solnit’s famous essay “Men Explain Things To Me.” This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 01:15:32


I LOVE BEING RIGHT

5/10/2017
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Jen, back in Los Angeles, sits on her couch to give you a new episode of Dr. Barbara (she loses a patient), answers the request to reveal her skincare routine in the most boring segment ever, a one-sided discussion about #TrumpRussia, a Sex & The City actor accuses Jen of being a spy (really), and listener emails about how freeing it is to get up early. This episode is sponsored by Talkspace.com

Duration: 01:11:09


DON’T SNORE AT MY SOUND BATH

5/3/2017
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Jen sits at her temporary home in Brooklyn to talk about guys who snore during meditation, growing up in the 1980’s and playing with plastic boxes, jelly beans and stickers, noticing wrinkles around her mouth, crying at E.T., and being annoyed with people who think everything is a Simpson’s reference, and sleeping with her sister’s cat Mittens.

Duration: 01:01:12


I KNOW WHAT I'M DOING!

4/26/2017
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Jen sits at her temporary home in Brooklyn to tell you that today is the day that her 2016 released book “I KNOW WHAT I’M DOING AND OTHER LIES I TELL MYSELF” is now out in it’s official paperback release! Ooooh! ooooh!!! Jen also talks about a millennial barista who insisted that the Spice Girls movie is fun for all ages, crying when old men fall, the Trump tapes, the F the Haters Girl stops by to call Jen a neoliberal, and Jen talks about her hatred of Google Docs.

Duration: 01:02:18


EPISODE 179 - THE FIRST I SEEM FUN BEST OF EPISODE

4/19/2017
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Jen sits at her temporary home in Brooklyn to tell you about the first ever “Best Of” episode - compiled of moments from the I Seem Fun podcast from the last four years - chosen entirely by I Seem Fun listeners! This episode this week - takes us back in time when Jen talked about the following; a toddler watching her sleep under a tree, the origin story of Dr. Barbara Persons, The Live Laugh Love Lady’s Bejewled Tournament, watching a rich woman in first class listen to Sexual Healing, on...

Duration: 00:49:44


EPISODE 178: STROKES AND JOKES

4/12/2017
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Jen sits in her temporary home in Brooklyn to talk to you about how one listener is laughing at Jen’s jokes through her stroke and how the kids are triggered by Jen’s jokes on Twitter, having bizarre interactions with the staff at a coffee shop, leaving money in an ATM, and listener emails about everything from politics to being messy.

Duration: 00:57:20


COMPLIMENTS & CUT DOWNS

4/7/2017
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Jen sits at her temporary home in Brooklyn to talk to you about not being recognized and being recognized, terrible comments, hardwood floors, bikini waxes, other people’s pill problems, and sad stories about neighbors.

Duration: 01:03:04

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