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TITLE: TS177:The Jinx, IUD's, Dolce and Gabbana & Our Fund Drive

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Throwing Shade

It's MaxFun Drive and Cher and Oliver the Dog are here to take your call! Go to and while you're supporting your favorite podcast, listen to Bryan and Erin talk about IUD's and Dolce and Gabbana and doll eyed murderer The Jinx. 



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One Bad Mother Episode 97: In-Laws, with guest Dr. Ruth Nemzoff

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One Bad Mother
Dr. Ruth Nemzoff

Biz and Theresa finally go there and talk about in-laws, oh my! Before we put our foot too far in our mouths we get insight into many of the issues created by joining families with Dr. Ruth Nemzoff, author of Don’t Roll Your Eyes: Making In-Laws into Family. Plus, we bust out some epic listener calls, including a working mom's video conference call that goes terribly wrong and a mom whose baby would probably sleep through the night if it weren't for dad's extraordinarily loud peeing!

Don't Roll Your Eyes: Making In-Laws Into Family, by Dr. Ruth Nemzoff
Dr. Nemzoff's Website
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Show Music
Opening theme: Summon the Rawk, Kevin MacLeod (
Mama’s Boy, Shayna Ferm, The Pump and Dump
Ones and Zeros, Awesome, Beehive Sessions (, also avail on iTunes)
Mom Song, Adira Amran, Hot Jams For Teens (, available on iTunes)
Closing music: Mama Blues, Cornbread Ted and the Butterbeans ( and available on iTunes

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EP. 116 "Orange Eye Shadow" ft. Karen Kilgariff

Lady to Lady
Karen Kilgariff

Karen Kilgariff (@KarenKilgariff) joins the ladies for another Maximum Fun Drive episode filled with games and lady problems! Visit for more information about how you can support Lady to Lady and all the great shows on our network. Produced by David Janove, Intern Kailey Godoy, Theme Song by Zach Ames.

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Kumail Nanjiani/Kristen Studard

Baby Geniuses
Kumail Nanjiani
Kristen Studard

Hello babies and welcome to our special MaxFun Drive episode! Join us as we discuss Emily encounter with her Scientologist chiropractor and Lisa's new iPhone game addiction (hint, it's Kardashian related!) Then we're joined by Kumail Nanjiani who blows this whole "Zodiac Killer" case wide open! He also guides us through the mysterious "Max Headroom Broadcast Interruption" of the mid-80's. Kumail knows all about weird internet mysteries and he's not afraid to tells us all about them! We're also joined by Officer Jamie Gerblin of the Dream Police to talk us through what the D.P.D. does to get us through our dreams alive. She shares with us some tips and tricks to survive your dreams! Then, we discuss everyone's weird sex dreams! Maybe even yours! Listen and find out! Then go to and become a donor today!

Emily Heller
Lisa Hanawalt
Kumail Nanjiani
Kristen Studard

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MaxFunDrive progress report: 1179 new and upgrading members!


We're on Day 3 of the MaxFunDrive, and 1179 of you have already taken care of business and become a member or upgraded an existing membership. Thank you so much if you have!

This past year was a big one for MaxFun -- The Adventure Zone, Bunker Buddies, Pop Rocket, Baby Geniuses, The Flop House, and Rendered all joined the network, and we are proud and pleased to have them! If you've been enjoying these shows, this is the time to show it -- become a member or upgrade your membership now, mark that you listen to them, and make sure they get paid for their incredible work.

Also, make sure you're around your computer at 7:00 PM PDT on Friday, March 27th. We'll be capping off the drive with a LIVE JJGo, streamed directly to your computer. Awesome guests, giveaways, goofs, and more await, so be sure to join us!

Thank you for your support!

Jordan, Jesse, Go! Live Stream, MaxFunDrive 2015!

03/27/2015 - 19:00
The Internet
Venue Name: 
Your Living Room!

Join us on Friday, March 27th at 7:00 PM PDT for a live Jordan, Jesse, Go! to cap off the 2015 MaxFunDrive! We'll be streaming it LIVE over the internet via Ustream, so our friends near and far can join us for a great time. We'll have a link to the stream on the main page on the day of, but be sure to mark your calendars now -- you don't want to miss it!

Plagues! with Dr. Sydnee Mcelroy

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Sydnee McElroy

Hello buddies and welcome to a very special episode! Not only is it our first MaxFunDrive episode, we're also joined by our first ever guest, Dr. Sydnee McElroy from the MaxFun show Sawbones! She talks with us about historical plagues and the possibilities of future outbreaks! We also discuss ways to prepare yourself for a global pandemic! Then, we answer some of YOUR questions about plagues! Join us, won't you?

Don't forget to donate to the MaxFunDrive! this link here!

Intro and outro music thanks to Brentalfloss

Art thanks to Justin Russo

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Judge John Hodgman Episode 202: Impersona Non Grata

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Jon Ronson

KLAXON! KLAXON! It's MaxFunDrive time! Rep your Judge John Hodgman pride by becoming a monthly sustaining member of Maximum Fun and selecting JJH as one of your favorite shows. Help us meet our goal of 2000 new and upgrading members by March 27th! There's a level for everyone -- check 'em out at Your ongoing support makes this show possible. Thank you.

Dana brings the case against his friend Brendan. Several years ago, Brendan started a Hulk parody twitter account, and he used Dana's real name in the Twitter handle. Brendan says the account is funny; Dana says it's bordering on impersonation. Who's right? Who's wrong?

Thanks to Vernon Maher, who named this week's episode! And thanks to our expert witness Jon Ronson, author of the upcoming book So You've Been Publicly Shamed!


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Sawbones: Medical Education


This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin explain why Sydnee gets to call herself a doctor and poor Justin doesn't in their history of medical education.

You can subscribe to their show right now on iTunes! Then tweet about or follow the show on Twitter (@Sawbones) so all your friends and family can be as horrified and entertained as you.

Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

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MaxFunDrive progress report: 712 new and upgrading members!


After the strongest Day 1 showing in recorded MaxFunDrive history, we're starting Day 2 with 698 new and upgrading members. Thank you so much to everyone who already stepped up and joined or upgraded their existing membership! While we are well on our way of reaching our goal of 2000 new and upgrading members before the 27th, let's not lose our momentum! If you haven't yet, please join or upgrade now!

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