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Stuff Mom Never Told You

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Join hosts Anney and Samantha to listen to Stuff Mom Never Told You, continuing the conversation of what it is to identify as female through research-based discussion around feminism and how it impacts everyday life. New episodes come out Wednesday a...Show More
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Sexism and Gym-timidation

54:20 | Sep 28th, 2018

Sexism at the gym is keeping women from working out. A & B talk some history, some gym fashion, weightlifting, and how to make things better. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
You Don't Have To Be A "Cool Girl"

1:06:41 | Jun 15th, 2018

Anney and B aren't "cool girls" and that's A-OK.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Why You're Seeing Cyntoia Brown's Tragic Story Everywhere

44:08 | May 26th, 2018

Anney and Bridget revisit this classic episode to discuss the heartbreaking story of a 16 year-old victim of sex trafficking. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
#MeToo 2: Louis CK Edition

52:59 | Nov 17th, 2017

Louis CK apologies for years of predatory sexual behavior. E&B unpack what it means for women in comedy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Intersectional Feminism 101

57:21 | Aug 23rd, 2017

The term "intersectionality" is pretty popular these days. Emilie & Bridget unpack the origin of this term, why it's so important, and how we all can bring a more intersectional lens to our feminism. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.i...Show More
Classic Episode: The Notorious RBG

51:05 | Apr 12th, 2017

Supreme Court Justic Ruth Bader Ginsburg, aka The Notorious RBG, has become a pop cultural rock star for her judicial outspokenness on equality and reproductive rights. Cristen and Caroline delve into her incredible biography and what has propelled h...Show More
Adult Coloring Books

55:14 | Mar 14th, 2016

Coloring book sales have soared as adults rediscover the calming effects of this childhood pastime. Cristen and Caroline sketch out how the grownup coloring book trend began, psychological debates about its benefits and gender in between the lines.
SMNTY Classics: Daddy's Girls

45:19 | Aug 17th

How do girls' relationships with their fathers influence who they grow up to become? This classic episode unpacks the psychology of "daddy issues" and the unique dynamics of father-daughter bonding. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.ih...Show More
Bridging the Podcast Gender Gap

41:20 | Aug 16th

Even though women listen to podcasts at about the same rate as men, there's a gender gap when it comes to hosts. Why is that, and how do we fix it? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mental Positivity

43:51 | Aug 15th

Anney and Samantha discuss mental health, and how to take care of yourself and others during a time of crisis. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Dutiful Daughter

42:35 | Aug 10th

Women often take the brunt of caring for aging and ill parents. Anney and Samantha take a look at the costs, and share personal experiences about what it looks like. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Body Positivity

28:08 | Aug 7th

What exactly is body positivity, and does it have a negative side? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Spotlight: Everywhere

58:16 | Aug 3rd

Anney and Samantha introduce a new travel podcast from friend Daniel Scheffler called Everywhere. And in the spirit of the show, they revisit a classic episode about wanderlust.The first few episodes of Everywhere are now available. Listen here! Lear...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Spray Tan Politics

1:09:40 | Aug 2nd

Suntanned skin became a seasonal beauty standard for wealthy white women in the 1920s. Past hosts Cristen and Caroline explore the class and colorism behind our tanning tradition and spotlight why there's far more than Coco Chanel's revolutionary sun...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Meet our queer fashion panel!

1:02:58 | Jul 31st

For many LGBTQ folks, the personal takes on an element of the political when it's time to get dressed. In this classic episode, Caroline chats with designer Leon Wu, style expert Sonny Oram and beauty editor Aja Aguirre about the growing queer-fashio...Show More
SMNTY Takes a Hike

35:11 | Jul 29th

Anney and Samantha delve into the history of hiking, famous female pioneers in the great outdoors, and how to make hiking more inclusive. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Introducing: Ephemeral

15:42 | Jul 27th

Ephemeral, a documentary podcast by Alex Williams, consists of stories that may be unfamiliar, but the themes are universal; it's a window into our own fragile, material existence that begs the question, “How will I be remembered?” This clip from the...Show More
Female Firsts: Gabriela Mistral

46:23 | Jul 25th

Friend of the show Yves stops by for another rendition of Female Firsts, this time to discuss Gabriela Mistral, the first Latin American to win Nobel Prize in Literature. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Men Like Beer, Women Like Wine?

47:08 | Jul 20th

Your drink choice says a lot about you, or so society would have you believe. Why is beer for men, and wine for women? Anney and Samantha look into stereotypes around drinking, and discuss why we need to make the phrase 'girly drinks' a thing of the ...Show More
Men Like Meat, Women Like Salad?

40:49 | Jul 17th

When it comes to gendered stereotypes around food, men are meat eaters, while women are laughing as they enthusiastically eat a salad. Why is that, and what does it have to do with sustainability and toxic masculinity? Learn more about your ad-choice...Show More
Introducing Food 360

01:28 | Jul 15th

Chef Marc Murphy’s debut podcast, Food 360, is a true celebration of the culinary world. With a little help from historians, fellow celebrity chefs, food writers, and more, the Chopped judge and restaurateur examines food culture from every possible ...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Motivation Matters

42:15 | Jul 13th

Confidence is not a problem for U.S. women's soccer star Abby Wambach; the gender wage gap is. Recently retired, the gold medalist and top international scorer is shifting her focus from heading goals to tackling gender equality, and she's not going ...Show More
The Impossible Goal

38:09 | Jul 12th

Anney and Samantha talk about impossible goals, chasing perfection, fear of failure and self-sabotage. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
What is Normal?

53:26 | Jul 10th

The average-sized woman in America is between a size 14-16. But we hardly ever see that in our media or clothing choices. Anney and Samantha dig into why, and discuss the new 'normal'. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podca...Show More
Bisexuality: Part 2

1:16:36 | Jul 6th

In the second part of our bisexuality episode, our expert guests return with advice and resources for bisexual folks, and share some personal experience and even a bi-ku (bisexual haiku) along the way. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news...Show More
Bisexuality: Part 1

1:13:28 | Jul 4th

Anney and Samantha sit down with a panel of advocates, lawyers and researchers to discuss what it means to be bisexual, the issues facing the community, and what we can do about them. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcas...Show More
Back in the Habit?

55:12 | Jun 28th

Humans are creatures of habit, but is habit a creativity killer? We talk about what routine looks like for women, and the benefits of breaking out of the same old thing every now and again. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/...Show More
BDSM: Part 2

1:15:05 | Jun 27th

In part two of our look into BDSM and kink, our guests talk diversity, feminism, and advice. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Understanding Miscarriage

26:46 | Jun 22nd

Miscarriage is one of the most common pregnancy experiences, though rarely talked about openly. This classic episode provides an overview of what miscarriage entails, what causes it, what doesn't and its psychological repercussions of pregnancy loss ...Show More
BDSM: Part 1

1:00:35 | Jun 21st

The world of BDSM is vast and often misunderstood. A & S sit down with guests from this world to discuss all things kink in part one of this two part episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Female Firsts: Lorraine Hansberry

45:13 | Jun 19th

Contributor Yves stops by to talk Broadway and Lorraine Hansberry for our recurring segment on female firsts. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Women <3 Monsters?

47:52 | Jun 15th

In our pop culture, women frequently lust after monsters. Why is that? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Daddy Issues

39:27 | Jun 12th

Are daddy issues, like, a thing? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
A Conversation with Lora DiCarlo

1:04:30 | Jun 7th

The founder of Lora DiCarlo joins Anney and Samantha to discuss the Osé, CES controversy, and female pleasure. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Is Plan B access bad for girls?

38:13 | Jun 1st

A while back, a court decision to lift age restrictions on purchasing Plan B emergency contraception set off a firestorm of controversy. In light of current events, let's revisit this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news....Show More
The ABCs of being Ace

52:00 | May 31st

Adjoa Danso joins us to discuss asexuality. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Spectrum of Sexuality

27:53 | May 29th

Are women inherently more complicated than men when it comes to sexuality? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: At Home Abortions

41:09 | May 25th

In this classic episode, take a look at the changing laws around pill induced abortion. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
What are Crisis Pregnancy Centers?

43:06 | May 24th

Maya Kroth stops by to take us inside a crisis pregnancy center. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
What's Happening with Roe v. Wade?

51:35 | May 23rd

With the onslaught of state heartbeat laws in the US, Anney and Samantha check in on abortion laws and Roe v Wade. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Introducing Life Will Be the Death of Me with Chelsea Handler, an iHeartRadio Original Podcast

04:02 | May 23rd

Listen to Chelsea Handler's first ever podcast series featuring candid, hilarious conversations about her life, her work and where she’s headed next. The podcast features interviews with celebrities such as Connie Britton, Jake Tapper, Sean Hayes, Ma...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Anna Delvey, This Summer's $cam Queen

1:04:31 | May 18th

Anna Delvey is back in the news. In this classic episode, we delve into her story and break down our fascination with scammers. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Involuntary Celibacy

29:47 | May 17th

Who are incels, and how did they go from people searching for connection and support online to a group largely composed of male supremacists calling for and sometimes committing real-life acts of violence against women? Anney and Samantha break it do...Show More
Feminism: 4.0

39:45 | May 16th

Anney and Samantha do a check-in on feminism, and why people are still so afraid of the 'f' word. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Why do we celebrate Mother’s Day?

38:16 | May 11th

On Sunday, Americans will spend more than $16 billion dollars celebrating Mother's Day. This classic episode digs into why we treat moms to brunch and flowers every second Sunday in May, and why the founder of Mother's Day regretted how popular it be...Show More
The New Adventures of SMNTY

35:38 | May 10th

Anney and new host Samantha check in with the past, present and future of Stuff Mom Never Told You (and go on a few tangents along the way). Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

50:34 | May 8th

Christine Nobiss of Seeding Sovereignty stops by to discuss the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, and what we can do about it. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Female Firsts: Banking and Ballet

50:04 | May 4th

Friend of the show Yves stops by with a new segment looking at female firsts. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Becoming a Survivor

49:11 | May 3rd

In this final episode of our miniseries on trauma, we talk about what it means to become a survivor. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Too Much Empathy

1:00:43 | May 1st

Is it possible to have too much empathy? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Therapy: Part 2

1:05:43 | Apr 29th

Therapy can be a powerful coping tool. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Bonus Interview: Dr. Shaili Jain and the Unspeakable Mind

1:00:32 | Apr 27th

After 20 years of working in the field and 10 years of research, Dr. Shaili Jain stops by to discuss her new book 'The Unspeakable Mind', and how PTSD is a public health issue that impacts all of us. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.i...Show More
Therapy: Part 1

1:11:33 | Apr 24th

Ever wondered what therapy is like? Sit in on a session. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Bonus Episode: Trauma-Informed Training and Trial

44:41 | Apr 20th

In this bonus episode, a retired detective talks about trauma-informed training, and a lawyer discusses what a sexual assault trial entails. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Good Coping

37:11 | Apr 19th

Here's what good coping can look like. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Dating in the Era of #MeToo

1:21:23 | Apr 17th

The reckoning that is #MeToo has rippled out into the dating realm. Anney and Samantha dish on what it's like to date these days. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Bonus Episode: Rape Kits

59:44 | Apr 16th

A survivor of sexual assault shares her story, and we discuss the past, present and future of rape kits. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Aftermath and Unhealthy Coping

43:25 | Apr 12th

Survivors of a traumatic event frequently resort to unhealthy coping mechanisms, from substance abuse to eating disorders. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Cost of Coming Forward

44:48 | Apr 10th

Anney and Samantha delve into the financial, emotional and physical costs of reporting sexual assault. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Craft Beer Brewsters

41:57 | Apr 6th

Along with the rise of craft beer has come the revival of women brewmasters who challenge the stereotype of beer as a man's drink. Learn more about the ancient history and return of women to craft beer brewing in this classic episode. Learn more abou...Show More
Society, Sex and Women

1:32:56 | Apr 5th

Let's talk about sex, baby. Anney and Samantha talk sexualization, body image, masturbation, virginity, and more in this grab bag of an episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Trauma: Part 2

44:20 | Apr 3rd

In the second part of our examination of trauma, we look at what trauma looks and feels like. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Bonus Episode: Women and Likability

1:15:28 | Mar 30th

In this bonus episode, Jack and Miles of The Daily Zeitgeist stop by to discuss the likability factor. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Trauma: Part 1

1:01:37 | Mar 29th

Trauma can manifest in a multitude of ways. Anney and Samantha talk about the different types of trauma. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Grooming 101

57:18 | Mar 27th

What is grooming and how do you recognize it? Anney and Samantha break it down. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Asian Fetish

1:00:12 | Mar 23rd

The fetishization of East Asian women, derisively referred to as "yellow fever," is as old as the Silk Road. In this classic episode, we unpack the history and Hollywood perpetuation of stereotyping Asian women as either submissive lotus flowers or c...Show More
Are We Failures?

1:05:53 | Mar 22nd

In the first episode of a mini-series looking at trauma and sexual assault, Anney and guest co-host Samantha discuss the question of failure. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Fictional Attraction

43:10 | Mar 20th

Where do celebrity crushes, affections for fictional characters and hero worship come from? Learn about the fascinating spectrum of parasocial relationships we develop with people in books, television and tabloids in this classic episode. Learn more ...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Cooking Shows

57:48 | Mar 16th

In 1963, Julia Child made an omelet on Boston public television and changed culinary history forever. Dive into the story of how television cooking gave rise to celebrity chefs who brought a new generation of cooking women into our homes for better -...Show More
Women In Entertainment Production

1:07:41 | Mar 15th

What is it like for women working behind the scenes of film and television these days? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Is foodie culture the new art?

29:21 | Mar 13th

Is food porn unhealthy? Do foodies represent a cultural era of feast or famine? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Where did spring break come from?

29:13 | Mar 11th

The origin of spring break dates back to a Colgate University swim coach, and Fort Lauderdale was the first spring break capitol. Tune in to learn more about spring break, along with the relationship between spring break and sexual health. Learn more...Show More
Ariana Grande and the Question of 'Too Woke'

41:48 | Mar 8th

Miranda Hawkins gives Anney a rundown on Ariana Grande's music video 'Thank U, Next', and questions around what it is to be 'woke'. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Secret History of International Women's Day

46:25 | Mar 6th

International Women's Day, celebrated every March 8, is a holiday inspired by factory women going on strike for better wages and working conditions. Get to the bottom of the holiday's history in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices ...Show More
Bonus Interview: Women in Tabletop Gaming

1:18:57 | Mar 2nd

In this bonus interview, we continue the conversation around women in tabletop game development with Heather O'Neill and Heather Wilson of 9th Level Games. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Asian-American Identity

55:57 | Mar 1st

Friend of the show Sonam Vashi stops by to delve into the history and future of what it means to be Asian-American. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Mardi Gras Women

41:11 | Feb 27th

When people think of women and Mardi Gras, they probably imagine bare breasts and beads -- but that's certainly not the extent of women's participation in the Fat Tuesday fest. Just in time for Mardi Gras, enjoy this classic episode. Learn more about...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Are NFL Cheerleaders Being Exploited?

1:00:31 | Feb 23rd

From high school to the NFL, cheerleaders face intense objectification. Learn more in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
No Means No the First Time

1:05:07 | Feb 22nd

Dating scripts and popular media teach us that with persistence, a 'no' can be turned into a 'yes'. But no means no. The first time. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Drunkorexia

32:16 | Feb 20th

In this classic episode, we take a look back at something making headlines again lately, "drunkorexia". This term was coined in 2008 to describe people who intentionally drink on an empty stomach to "save" calories and money, but it has more serious ...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Fighting Shirley Chisholm

59:34 | Feb 16th

Shirley Chisholm didn't want to be known solely as the first African-American woman in U.S. Congress and to run for the Democratic nomination for president. This President's Day, let's look back at life and legacy of this Brooklyn educator ahead of h...Show More
Princesses and Evil Step Mothers

1:11:34 | Feb 15th

Would you rather be a princess or an evil stepmother? Because for a long time, those were the only two paths open to women and girls in Disney movies. Guests Jamie and Caitlin of the Bechdel Cast join the show to discuss the representation of women i...Show More
Introducing Family Secrets, a Brand New iHeartRadio Original Podcast

03:24 | Feb 14th

Family Secrets. Every family has them. When Dani Shapiro accidentally stumbled upon a massive secret that had been kept from her all her life, she dove headlong into discovering everything she could about how that secret had shaped her reality and he...Show More
SMNTY Classics: The Hidden Costs of Valentine's Day Flowers

40:27 | Feb 13th

As Valentine's Day approaches, so to do the roses. Where do Valentine's bouquets come from? What's it like for women working in the flower industry? Tune in to learn more. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertiser...Show More
SMNTY Classics: The Singlehood Stigma

25:27 | Feb 9th

More people are delaying or avoiding marriage, and also raising children outside of wedlock. Are single people penalized? In this classic episode, learn more about the singlehood stigma and how it impacts all the single ladies the most. Learn more ab...Show More
Women in Tabletop Gaming Development

1:01:33 | Feb 8th

Women are underrepresented when it comes to tabletop game development. Nicole Amato of Cardboard Fortress Games joins the show to share her experiences and offer some advice. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-adverti...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Chocoholism

52:09 | Feb 6th

If Valentine's Day advertising is to be believed, women cannot resist chocolate. Is there any truth to this stereotype, or is it all advertising? Find out in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-ad...Show More
Fair Play: Women in Tabletop Gaming

1:04:52 | Feb 1st

Tracy V. Wilson of Stuff You Missed in History Class stops by to discuss the world of tabletop games. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Why the Notorious RBG is a BFD

52:31 | Jan 30th

From an Oscar nominated documentary to a cameo in the Lego Movie 2, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is everywhere lately. In this classic episode, Irin Carmon, coauthor of Notorious RBG, joins Anney and Bridget to talk about how the Supreme...Show More
SMNTY Classics: What's the buzz on vibrators?

23:15 | Jan 26th

Recently, CES came under fire for rescinding an award given to a handsfree device that allows for a blended orgasm. This points to a broader anxiety our society has around female pleasure. According to a recent study, around half of American adults u...Show More
Women's Bodies & Middle Eastern Culture

1:05:38 | Jan 25th

Anna and Shereen of the podcast Ethnically Ambiguous dish on their experiences being raised by immigrant parents in the United States. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Do Men Exercise More Than Women?

28:10 | Jan 23rd

Sure, men and women have different exercise motivations -- but which group exercises more? Just in time for resolution season, please enjoy this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Is Man Flu Real?

30:51 | Jan 19th

Do men complain more about being sick? Do women have stronger immune systems? Who takes the most sick days? All this and more in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Motherhood and Identity

1:25:52 | Jan 18th

The hosts of YouTurns drop by to discuss the shifting phases of motherhood and identity. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Is fitspo unhealthy for women?

33:23 | Jan 16th

It's a new year, and for a lot of us that means goals to get more exercise. Fitness inspiration, known as fitspo, is supposed to get women exercising, but is it helpful or hurtful for women's body images? Find out in this classic episode. Learn more ...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Where are the black female directors?

47:15 | Jan 12th

When the Oscars snubbed 'Selma' director Ava DuVernay, it left many with a bigger question about the absence of black female directors in Hollywood. In this classic Oscar season episode, Cristen and Caroline search behind the camera for women of colo...Show More
Where are the women of Wikipedia?

41:11 | Jan 11th

Wikipedia has a gender content gap. Here's why, and what you can do to help. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Work Wives

1:08:23 | Jan 9th

Over our working lives, we encounter plenty of pals, acquaintances and even enemies, but the beloved work spouse is rarer -- and, it turns out, more productivity-enhancing. In this classic, we revisit just what makes the work wife relationship so spe...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Don’t Make Mac Miller’s Death About Ariana Grande

44:04 | Jan 5th

In this classic episode, we offer a friendly reminder that celebrities are people. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sexism in Language

48:15 | Jan 4th

Language, why so sexist? A & B delve into some history, some science and some sexism. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Do New Year's resolutions work?

37:08 | Jan 2nd

Humans have made New Year's resolutions for millennia - and had a terrible time sticking to them. So, great expectations aside, why do most resolutions fail? Listen in to this classic episode as Cristen and Caroline learn more about science of willpo...Show More
SMNTY Classics: #blessed

50:38 | Dec 29th, 2018

Are #blessed and #lucky just another way for women to downplay success -- or to humblebrag? In this classic episode, Cristen and Caroline dive into why so many ladies on social media seem to feel the need to portray themselves as effortlessly perfect...Show More
A Very Merry Holiday Bonus Episode

1:17:58 | Dec 28th, 2018

In this bonus episode, we unwrap some holiday movie tropes. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Bye Felipe

53:04 | Dec 26th, 2018

Recently, Cardi B's ex interrupted her concert to beg her to take her back, and some of her fans called 'toxic masculinity'. It has us thinking about how men handle (or don't) rejection in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at htt...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Hollywood's First Female Directors

46:22 | Dec 22nd, 2018

You may have heard about some controversy around the Oscars lately. We throw our hat in the ring, and revisit this classic episode about the first female director of Hollywood. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-adver...Show More
Problematic Fave: Lena Dunham

1:04:33 | Dec 21st, 2018

In the return of this segment, A & B discuss why Lena Dunham is always trending for all the wrong reasons on Twitter. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Gymnastics Gold

1:13:07 | Dec 19th, 2018

As USA Gymnastics declares bankruptcy, we look back at the talented gymnasts representing the US in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Women Behind Santa

22:30 | Dec 15th, 2018

Tis the season for giving, sharing meals with loved ones, and forgetting Mrs. Claus exists. No more! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Women in Comedy

51:12 | Dec 14th, 2018

Beth Newell, the co-founder of Reductress, shares the funny and not so funny of being a woman in comedy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Gendered Chef

58:41 | Dec 12th, 2018

How did chef get to be a 'man's job', and how is that changing? Find out in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Rom Coms 101

1:03:51 | Dec 8th, 2018

Rom coms were invented thanks to Hollywood censorship. Give yourself the gift of a crash course on Rom Coms in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Much Ado About Burnout

52:26 | Dec 7th, 2018

Alison Green from Ask A Manager stops by to discuss all things burnout, and advises you to take a vacation. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Why are women true crime's bloodthirstiest fans?

35:08 | Dec 5th, 2018

Whether in print or on television, true crime draws its largest audience from women. We investigate why in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Is kleptomania a female disorder?

35:20 | Dec 1st, 2018

Why are two-thirds of diagnosed kleptomaniacs women? How does it relate to the 19th-century rise of retail consumerism, shoplifting and keeping wealthy women out of prison? Find out in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https:/...Show More
Death of the Author and Rosemary's Baby

1:06:26 | Nov 30th, 2018

In the wake of #metoo, a lot of us are left with a question: What do we do with the art created by monstrous artists? Guest and friend of the show Chandler Mays stops by to discuss, using the case of Rosemary's Baby. Learn more about your ad-choices ...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Charitable Burnout

1:04:39 | Nov 28th, 2018

The nonprofit sector is made up of 74 percent women, but men tend to fill organizations' highest ranks. This classic episode looks at all the ins and outs of nonprofit's not-so-generous gender dynamics and burnout-prone working conditions. Learn more...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Retail Hell

1:06:08 | Nov 24th, 2018

Retail is America's largest employment sector that often treats its low-wage workforce worse than an H&M sales rack. Cristen and Caroline explain why. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Are the Holidays Bad for Relationships?

35:23 | Nov 23rd, 2018

Although romantic holiday movies lead us to believe that it's the most wonderful time of the year to fall in love, it's actually the most common time of the year for breakups. This classic episode looks at why that is, and offers some tips for holida...Show More
SMNTY Classics: The Mother of Thanksgiving

33:28 | Nov 21st, 2018

American Thanksgiving may have Pilgrim roots, but its modern-day celebration is the handiwork of an 18th-century magazine editor. For 30 years, Sarah Josepha Hale campaigned U.S. Presidents to establish Thanksgiving as a national holiday and urged Am...Show More
SMNTY Classics: The Anthropology of Pie

48:00 | Nov 17th, 2018

Pie is an ancient food that began as a utilitarian and often inedible necessity and evolved over centuries into its current role as a sweet treat and dessert nemesis of cake. Cristen and Caroline get in the holiday cooking spirit by examining the ant...Show More
Bloomerism and Feminism

48:59 | Nov 16th, 2018

The hosts of Dressed: The History of Fashion stop by to discuss bloomerism, feminism, and the lasting impact of the bloomer movement. It'll knock the pants off you. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Introducing Origins Chapter 5: Sex & The City

01:51 | Nov 15th, 2018

It’s been 20 years since the groundbreaking series Sex and the City premiered on HBO. Back in June 1998, people were mostly watching movies and boxing on HBO. The network took a risk when they gave the creators of Sex and the City freedom to create a...Show More
SMNTY Classics: DIY Craft Revival

45:17 | Nov 14th, 2018

This holiday season, more people than ever are seeking out handmade, locally-sourced gifts from the likes of Etsy. But the online marketplace is only one part of a broader crafting revival interwoven with political activism, feminism and entrepreneur...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Adult Acne

23:00 | Nov 10th, 2018

Somewhere along the line, we bought into the myth that acne is merely a rite of passage for teens, rather than something that grown-ups with jobs and bank accounts should have to worry about. Cristen and Molly look into why so many women and trans me...Show More
Making Friends with Loneliness

45:58 | Nov 9th, 2018

Guest co-host Tari Harrison drops in to give her tips for making friends with loneliness. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Female Nude

58:20 | Nov 7th, 2018

The female nude is a cornerstone of Western art, so how should we interpret her importance? Cristen and Caroline investigate the art history and societal significance of these mysterious unclothed muses. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://ne...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Skyrocketing Suicide Among Women Vets

47:11 | Nov 3rd, 2018

Women veterans are taking their own lives at staggering rates, according to the latest research from the VA. E&B take a closer look at the numbers to better understand the problem - and possible solutions. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://...Show More
Women and Pay Transparency

1:09:41 | Nov 2nd, 2018

One of the ways frequently proposed to combat the gender and racial wage gaps is with pay transparency, but that begs the question - why are we so weird about money? A & B take a closer look at pay transparency, and get a little weird themselves. Lea...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Halloween Slasher Spectacular!

34:32 | Oct 31st, 2018

Do slasher films glorify sex and violence toward women? What is the "final girl" archetype, and what can we learn from other slasher film tropes? Join Caroline and Cristen as they delve into the evolution of the slasher film genre. Learn more about y...Show More
Introducing Lethal Lit

00:53 | Oct 29th, 2018

Join teen detective Tig Torres as she returns to her small hometown of Hollow Falls, where her aunt was framed as a serial killer ten years earlier. With help from her new friends, Tig investigates the twisted mystery of the Lit Killer murders and br...Show More
SMNTY Classics: What Not to Wear on Halloween

37:47 | Oct 27th, 2018

Halloween 'tis the season for creative costumes, but why do so many people wear racist, offensive outfits? Cristen and Caroline discuss cultural appropriation and how it impacts broader society not just during Halloween season. Learn more about your ...Show More
Feminism of Running

1:00:52 | Oct 26th, 2018

Anney and guest co-host Allison Loudermilk swap personal running stories and talk about the feminism of running. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Can You Have Sex with a Ghost?

27:29 | Oct 24th, 2018

Ke$ha claimed to have sex with a ghost, and the pop star is not alone in the claim. So why do people believe that incubi, succubi and ghosts lurk in the bedroom. Is sleep paralysis to blame for people’s reports of ghost sex? Learn more about your ad-...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Women's Prisons vs. "Orange Is the New Black"

46:27 | Oct 20th, 2018

A recent report found that female inmates in the US are far likelier to be disciplined than male inmates. Learn more about women's prisons, and the accuracy (or not) of "Orange is the New Black" in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choic...Show More
Invisible Illness

1:13:27 | Oct 20th, 2018

Millions of people are dealing with invisible illness, possibly not even knowing it. Guest co-host and contributor Yves Jeffcoat discusses women with invisible illnesses. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Sweaty History of the American Gym

40:31 | Oct 17th, 2018

If you wanted a deeper dive into the history of gyms and health spas after our recent episode on gym-timidation, we've got just the classic episode for you. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Can Science Fiction Save the World?

46:17 | Oct 13th, 2018

For the first time, a woman has the role of famous sci-fi character Dr. Who. In this classic episode, we talk about how science fiction can be a force for change. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Mother, Destroyer

1:12:32 | Oct 13th, 2018

Guest co-host Julie Douglas stops by to talk about her role as mother, and as destroyer. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics - Problematic Faves: Taylor Swift

1:06:34 | Oct 10th, 2018

Taylor Swift recently made the news by breaking her silence around politics. We look back at Taylor Swift's feminism in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Sexy Halloween Costumes, Why?

26:04 | Oct 6th, 2018

A sexy Handmaid's Tale costume caused quite the controversy recently, but when did costumes for women get the sexy treatment? We look into in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Why Didn't You Believe Her?

52:15 | Oct 5th, 2018

Horror fans Anney and guest co-host Lauren Vogelbaum talk about the horror movie trope of not believing women, and how it relates to #BelieveHer. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Angry Women

39:59 | Oct 3rd, 2018

We've had a lot of high profile examples of anger lately, and our gendered responses to them. In this classic episode, we revisit angry women, and our perceptions of them. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertiser...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Inside Ireland's Fight for Abortion Access

35:47 | Sep 29th, 2018

The 8th amendment banning abortion in the Republic of Ireland has been formally repealed. A & B look back at the history leading up to this point in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Gender Based Harassment Doesn't Have to be Sexual

44:18 | Sep 26th, 2018

As more details come out about the level of ousted CBS head Les Moonves' wrongdoings, one thing is clear - gender based harassment doesn't have to be sexual. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Anita Hill Effect

1:01:06 | Sep 22nd, 2018

The allegations of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is reminiscent of Anita Hill's testimony in 1991. A & B revisit this case and some of the similarities.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podca...Show More
A Herstory of Women Pretending to be Men

38:45 | Sep 21st, 2018

Throughout history, women have pretended to be men to enter spaces where they weren't welcome. A & B discuss some of the most famous cases, and ideal-casting for the inevitable future movies about them. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://new...Show More
SMNTY Classics: #MeToo 2: Louis CK Edition

59:26 | Sep 15th, 2018

Recently, Louis C.K. made a surprise appearance at the Comedy Cellar. A & B revisit his predatory behavior.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Ugly Past of Cosmetic Surgery

49:49 | Sep 15th, 2018

More people than ever are electing to undergo cosmetic surgery. A & B take a look at the history of cosmetic surgery and discuss why that is and what it means. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
At Home Abortions

39:34 | Sep 12th, 2018

A & B take a look at the changing laws around pill induced abortion. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Miss, Ms., Mrs.

30:47 | Sep 9th, 2018

A & B revisit this episode to educate themselves about the difference between Miss, Ms., and Mrs. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Brett Kava-NAW?

43:49 | Sep 7th, 2018

Who is Trump's SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh? A&B try to find out.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Women, Ambition, and Running for Office

1:10:04 | Sep 6th, 2018

A & B are joined by author Jo Piazza to talk about her new book and the challenges faced by women running for office.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
You Turns: Trailer

03:58 | Sep 3rd, 2018

A & B introduce you to You Turns, a new show from HowStuffWorks. For anyone grappling with life changes, co-hosts Lisa Oz & Jill Herzig explore how to get fearless about transformation & actually enjoy the ride.Click here to subscribe on Apple Podcas...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Wanderlust

56:22 | Sep 1st, 2018

A & B revisit a classic SMNTY episode by Cristen and Caroline about solo travel. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Complex PTSD and #MeToo

53:22 | Aug 29th, 2018

A & B talk about complex PTSD and mental health during the age of #MeToo. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Is Catcalling Harassment?

53:22 | Aug 26th, 2018

A & B revisit the age-old question in this classic episode: Is Catcalling Harassment? Spoiler Alert: Yes. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Sexism and Tokyo Medical University

33:31 | Aug 24th, 2018

A recent investigation revealed that admission to a prestigious medical school in Japan was rigged to keep women out. A & B discuss the ramifications, as well as sexism in Japan and the medical field at large. Learn more about your ad-choices at http...Show More
When a Feminist is Accused of a Sex Crime

45:31 | Aug 22nd, 2018

Feminist professor Avital Ronell has been accused of sexual harassment. Here's what it means. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Women and White Supremacy

1:14:46 | Aug 18th, 2018

A year after Charlottesvile, A & B revisit this episode looking into the women of white supremacy with the help of journalist Laura Smith and entrepreneur/activist Marissa Jenae Johnson. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/pod...Show More
A lot of women are having bad sex

52:51 | Aug 15th, 2018

Research shows women are having bad sex. Here's what it means. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Summer of Beyonce

52:11 | Aug 11th, 2018

A&B revisit this episode on Beyonce in light of her Vogue cover. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
It's okay to travel by yourself

59:31 | Aug 10th, 2018

More and more women are traveling solo. Here's why. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Why do women change their names after marriage?

39:25 | Aug 8th, 2018

A&B dive into the history (and tension) around changing your surname. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Cosplaying While Female

46:11 | Aug 4th, 2018

Anney is gearing up for DragonCon, so we're revisiting our favorite episode on ladies who cosplay. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Were you raised by a narcissist?

48:52 | Aug 3rd, 2018

Were you raised by a narcissist? Here's how to spot a narcissist, even if it's your own parent. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Female Journalists are Under Attack in India

29:05 | Aug 1st, 2018

Female journalists in India are putting up with harassment, slut-shaming and worse. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Miss America is Ditching the Swimsuit Competition

40:45 | Jul 29th, 2018

Some big changes are coming to the pageant world. A&B revisit what it means. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Meet the New Zealand Prime Minister Who Gave Birth in Office

26:24 | Jul 27th, 2018

She's only the second world leader to give birth in office. Here's what it means. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Terry Crews and the Men of #MeToo

47:10 | Jul 25th, 2018

Everyone can be sexually harassed. We need to talk about the experience for men.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Video Games & Women, Part II

47:16 | Jul 21st, 2018

What's it like for women who play video games, having to deal with gamer girl stereotypes, in-game harassment and a shortage of strong female characters to play? In part two of their series on video games, Cristen and Caroline take a look how video g...Show More
SMNTY Classics: An Update on Women's Health

34:15 | Jul 20th, 2018

With a new nominee for the US Supreme Court, A & B revisit a classic episode on women's health, and discuss the future of Roe v. Wade. The new administration has ushered in a whole new slew of attacks on women’s health - both at home and abroad. Here...Show More
Anna Delvey: This Summer's $cam Queen

1:02:46 | Jul 18th, 2018

B can't get enough Anna Delvey. A&B break down our fascination with scammers. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Video Games & Women, Part I

46:11 | Jul 14th, 2018

In this update, A&B revisit an episode about the women making video games. What's it like for women in video games who comprise just 12 percent of the industry? Cristen and Caroline kick-off their two-part series on video games by looking at women ma...Show More
Online Gaming and Sexual Harassment

1:00:20 | Jul 13th, 2018

Are video games due for their #metoo moment? What's it like online gaming as a woman? Join A & B as they level up your video game knowledge and discuss how to make the video game community better.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.ihe...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Will 2018 Be Another Year of the Woman?

39:20 | Jul 11th, 2018

A & B look back at this classic episode, and check in to see if 2018 is shaping up to be a year of the woman. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Introducing Committed

05:34 | Jul 9th, 2018

A & B introduce you to a new show from HowStuffWorks. Join host Jo Piazza as she delves into the hilarious, heartbreaking and inspiring stories of couples of all kinds who’ve soldiered through unimaginable circumstances, and after the longest of days...Show More
SMNTY Classics: Where the f*** are the pockets on women's clothing?

38:41 | Jul 7th, 2018

After a disatrous search for a dress with pockets, Anney wanted to revisit this classic. E&B break down the quest for pocket equality. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Emotional Labor Is Labor!

1:08:34 | Jul 7th, 2018

What is emotional labor? If you're a woman you're probably doing it already.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Why Do Men Expose Themselves?

43:04 | Jul 4th, 2018

Louis CK. Harvey Weinstein. Why do men non consensually expose themselves?  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: When did women start running marathons?

51:21 | Jun 30th, 2018

In this classic episode, A & B revist the history of women running (or not running) races. In 1972, women were finally allowed to run in the Boston Marathon. Caroline and Cristen took a look at women and marathons. Learn more about your ad-choices at...Show More
Trump Is Gaslighting You About Migrant Kids At The Border

37:44 | Jun 29th, 2018

Thousands of kids have been taken from their parents at our borders and the administration is lying about it. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Pansexuality

52:25 | Jun 28th, 2018

A & B break down pansexuality and discuss pansexual representation in media and fan fiction.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Forgotten Black Women of Punk Rock

44:49 | Jun 23rd, 2018

Punk rock is often thought of as a 'white thing' even though it has roots in Black communities. Self-proclaimed riot girl Bridget explores the erasure of black women in punk. A & B revisit this favorite episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at ht...Show More
Fanfiction Extravaganza: Part 2

29:27 | Jun 22nd, 2018

In our fanfiction finale, A & B look at why fanfiction is largely written by women, why so much of it is slash, and why any of this matters. Past fanfics and embarrassing usernames will be revealed.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.i...Show More
Fanfiction Extravaganza: Part 1

45:06 | Jun 21st, 2018

Fanfiction is a space dominated by women, and it is often derided as weird, immoral and/or terrifying. In Part I of this two-part episode, A & B go over the basics of the world of fanfic.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/p...Show More
SMNTY Classics: #MeToo Update

1:03:04 | Jun 16th, 2018

A & B discuss some updates on #MeToo, and take a look back at how it started in this classic episode.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Inside Ireland's Fight for Abortion Access

34:31 | Jun 13th, 2018

Young Irish emigrants went #HomeToVote to overturn the country's ban on abortion. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Role Overload: Working Daughters

50:46 | Jun 9th, 2018

A & B revisit the interview that Emilie & B did with author Liz O’Donnell last year that explored the trade-offs women face when juggling a career with caring for aging parents. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-adve...Show More
Gaslighting 101

51:17 | Jun 8th, 2018

Here's how you can recognize it.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Why Isn't the Medical Community Taking Women's Pain Seriously?

50:04 | Jun 7th, 2018

Anney and Bridget get real about painful sex and why the medical community is so bad at listening to women. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: Larry Nassar's Crimes

37:15 | Jun 2nd, 2018

A & B revisit the story of Larry Nassar, who was convicted for decades of serial sexual abuse. Here's what his crimes tell us about how society sees women and girls.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How To Be Married

1:02:02 | Jun 2nd, 2018

A&B are joined by Jo Piazza to discuss the ins and outs of "I do." Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Ins and Outs of Prom

46:29 | May 26th, 2018

It's prom season! Anney and B unpack the history of prom.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
SMNTY Classics: The Magnificent History of Women & Whiskey

40:07 | May 19th, 2018

Despite its uber-masculine connotation, it's women who are behind the renaissance of this delightful drink, and women who were instrumental to its American origin story. Join Annney and Bridget as they talk about why this episode is one of their fave...Show More
Things That Made Me Feminist: Bitch Magazine

1:02:42 | May 17th, 2018

Anney and B are joined by Bitch Magazine cofounder Andi Zeisler to talk about the story behind the feminist staple. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Disabled Isn't A Dirty Word

1:08:29 | May 11th, 2018

How activist and content creator Annie Segarra is trying to destigmatize disability. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Are NFL Cheerleaders Being Exploited?

57:33 | May 10th, 2018

A topless photoshoot is raising new questions about the treatment of cheerleaders. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Fem-Pire Strikes Back

57:30 | May 5th, 2018

For those that find the lack of ladies in the Star Wars universe disturbing, is there a new hope on the horizon? The force is strong with this episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Why the Notorious RBG is a BFD

51:31 | May 3rd, 2018

Irin Carmon, coauthor of Notorious RBG, joins Anney and Bridget to talk about how the Supreme Court justice became so notorious . Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How Cameron Esposito is Revolutionizing Queer Media

1:02:29 | Apr 28th, 2018

LGBTQ representations on screen can be sooo awful. Cameron Esposito is trying to change that. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Where the F are the Female Action Figures?

51:35 | Apr 26th, 2018

There aren't that many female action figures. Anney and B break down why that matters Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Unpopular Opinion: 4/20 is Annoying

35:13 | Apr 21st, 2018

This 4/20, Anney and B give an overview of the country's changing weed laws and B shares an unpopular opinion on the stoner holiday. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How To Be The Final Girl In A Horror Movie

37:50 | Apr 14th, 2018

Ever notice a lot of horror movies end with one girl standing? Anney & B explore why that is. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How To Be A Bad Feminist

29:33 | Apr 11th, 2018

Anney & B recall their feminist journeys and their embrace of being a "bad feminist." Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Get Drinks With Your New SMNTY Team

45:38 | Apr 6th, 2018

B grabs drinks with new SMMTY co-host Anney and correspondent Yves. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How to Deal With Grief

46:39 | Apr 5th, 2018

Women deal with loss differently. B talks to Molly Rosen Guy about the loss of her father and how she's dealing with grief.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Gender Disparity from Beyond the Grave

29:50 | Mar 30th, 2018

Men get more obituaries than women. The New York Times' Jessica Bennett is trying to fix that.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How the Jane Collective helped women get abortions

28:26 | Mar 29th, 2018

Before Roe v Wade made abortion legal, women still needed them. B is joined by Heather Booth who started an underground network to give women abortion access. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
March for Our Lives and Gun Violence as a Feminist Issue

34:55 | Mar 27th, 2018

B revisits our ep on gun violence to give an update on the March on Our Lives. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How Jenny Yang is making space for Asian women in comedy

43:45 | Mar 23rd, 2018

B shares a few laughs funny lady Jenny Yang and talks through how to make comedy more inclusive. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How Clinic Escorts Work

32:20 | Mar 22nd, 2018

A behind the scenes look at the escorts at the front lines of the War on Women's Health Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
WorkWives & Ladyfriends: A SMNTY live celebration

1:06:40 | Mar 16th, 2018

Taped lived from, SXSW, we're doing a deep dive on the importance of the work wife and the ins and outs of lady-friendships. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Women of Wakanda

32:52 | Mar 10th, 2018

B is joined by Still Processing's Jenna Wortham to talk through the women in the hit film Black Panther. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Lisa Simpson IRL

1:06:58 | Mar 7th, 2018

On this super-special SMNTY, Yeardley Smith, aka the voice of Lisa Simpson, sits down with B to talk about Springfield's favorite lil feminist. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The future of SMNTY

23:18 | Mar 2nd, 2018

On E's' last official SMNTY episode, we look back on what a wild ride it's been. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Domestic Violence in Our House

32:47 | Feb 28th, 2018

Our very own White House is being used. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
How Sponsored Content killed the Mommy Internet

41:51 | Feb 24th, 2018

Mom bloggers say the internet has changed. Here’s why. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers