For a Bad Time, Call...
By Anne Jaconette and Clare Roth
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For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast dedicated to women's anger. Our hotline voice-rage-box is open 24/7 at 669-BAD-TIME to receive any negative feelings you may want to vent. Each fortnight, we take the best of those calls and release a podcast episode filled to the brim with frustration, exasperation, and displeasure. It's fun, we promise! For a bad time, call 669-223-8463 (BAD-TIME).
||ExplicitEp. 24, A Year Of Rage!||In this episode, we hear about the inescapability of body shaming, the awfulness of facing misogyny at work and the struggle to talk about an oft-covered-up issue. Plus, we celebrate one year of rage. Our sincerest thanks to every single person...||11/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 23, Felonies Not Worth Committing||In this episode, we hear about workplace bullies and the insecurity they inspire, a terrible, terrible week, and a co-worker who must be out of her gourd. (See what we did there? Autumn!) For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast...||11/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 22, When Witchcraft Doesn't Cut It||In this episode, we hear how frustrating it is for male anger to triumph, dumb boyfriends that say dumber things, and the quiet, painful anger of being betrayed by your own therapist's indifference. For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast...||10/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 21, Dramatic, Moody, and Unreliable||In this episode, we hear about the struggle to shift ableist paradigms, the frustration of having uncharitable feelings you can't squash, and a terrible dude named Richard. For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast dedicated to women's anger. Our...||9/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 20, Ain't The Best, But Ain't The Worst||In this episode, we hear about annoyance of having to laugh at sexist jokes, the unwarranted guilt of taking hard-earned vacation days, and a truly beautiful call to action. Plus, cussing! For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast dedicated to women's...||9/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 19, Every Fork in the Restaurant||In this episode, we hear the frustration of being passed over for a promotion, the sadness of losing one of life’s great joys because people are, and the rage of someone not understanding your illness. Plus, a comparison of oranges and circus clowns..||8/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 18, Voicemail Spotlight: Keeping Hands Where They Belong||In this second Voicemail Spotlight, we hear from a woman who has experienced every classic sexist workplace trope in the book and still somehow keeps it together and keeps going. Our callers continue to astound us with their grace and strength. ...||8/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 17, Millenial Baby Boomer Cage Fight||In this episode, we hear about the bravery of 7 women, the invalidation of feelings, and unjustified hatred of millenials (though as God as her witness, Clare will burn down every Applebee's she comes across). Plus our first international caller!...||7/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 16, The Best Hall Monitor on the Goddamned Planet||In this episode, we hear about incompetent bureaucracies, inferior music software, the painful intersection of terrible current events and terrible familial relations, plus the worst pick-up line we've ever heard, which, trust us, is saying something...||7/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 15, Dutch Boy Rebellion||In this episode, we hear about one woman's right to cut her hair however she pleases, the struggle of not knowing what to do with your pain, and the frustration of being a millenial stereotype. (Seriously screw gender roles, everyone should have...||6/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 14, Aaron Sorkin Wannabes||In this episode, we hear about obnoxious dudes taking credit where they shouldn't, the struggle of having children who need to stfu, and the fact that you can be a FREAKING SPICE GIRL AND STILL BE TOLD TO SMILE, ARE YOU KIDDING US? For a Bad...||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 13, Romaine Calm||In this ep, we hear about loneliness, spending woes, and the fear of e. coli lurking around every corner. Also, we can't believe it took us this long to pun a title and it's 100% facetious--stay angry, friends.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 12, The Right Place to Have a Panic Attack||In this ep, we hear how bossiness ruins the holy combo of beer and bicycling, an account of self-doubt that feels all too familiar, and the mixed emotions that occur when rapists get their due. Fair warning: there's not a lot of levity to be found in...||5/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 11, Blanket Fort Hideouts||In this week's ep, we hear from two ends of the dude-dating spectrum--from too many dudes to too few. Plus, handling another person's indecision and the worst break-up date for a dog person. Call us at 669-BAD-TIME with your complaints!||4/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 10, Infinite Gold Stars||In this episode: a woman with the restraint of a saint, a far-too-relatable story of doubt, and one woman straight-dragging her untalented neighbors and whiney dude bands writ large in the same breath (which is truly the cathartic cap we needed for...||4/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 9, Bullet Dodged||In this episode, we hear about the exhaustion of seeing abusers again and again, the frustration of being too young to drink, and yet another ridiculous work practice. Oh, and perhaps the worst bastardization of Back to the Future we've ever heard.||3/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 8, Pinching Is Never a Good Plan||In this episode, we hear about transphobia, respect gaps, and why you should never, ever ask if a woman is pregnant. (Your changes in weight don't need to have a reason behind them to feel justified--you're great and entitled to forever hate a...||3/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 7, Little Humans in Gas Metal Shells||In this episode, we hear a reaction to just one of the many rage-inducing headlines of late, discuss purposeful car crash logistics, and touch on how underappreciated librarians are. (So underappreciated. Go thank one today. Seriously. That's your...||2/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 6, Trying to Peep Some Chickadees||In this episode, we hear about the horrors of bad attitudes, delayed bird-watching, and having your face grabbed without your permission. Call us at 669-BAD-TIME with your tales of woe, frustration, and rage. Go to our...||2/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGirding Our Metaphorical Loins||For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast dedicated to women's anger. In this, its fifth episode, we hear about hair pulling, unwanted tears, and literal and metaphorical tools.||1/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp. 4, Butt Pats and Condescension||For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast dedicated to women's anger. In this, its fourth episode, we hear tales of workplace rage from women across the country: from not being paid enough to unwanted touching to condescending coworkers. We collaborated...||1/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVoicemail Spotlight: How to Not Talk About Your Universal Experience||In this bonus episode, we take a break from your regularly formatted collage of rage to bring you one single voicemail that caught our ears and broke our hearts. Keep an eye out for a special themed episode next week and, as always, call us with your...||12/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 3, Ruining Pants and Pizza||For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast dedicated to women's anger. In this, its third episode, we hear frustration about unwanted touching, the struggles of single motherhood, and the ruination of perfectly good pizza. Special thanks to Emily Woodbury...||12/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 2, Flyers, Eyerolls, and Punches||For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast dedicated to women's anger. In this, its second episode, we hear voicemail rage about doctors who don’t believe you, the inaudibility of eyerolls, and the ineffectiveness of flyers. Warning: a dash of misandry in..||12/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 1, The Rage Begins||For a Bad Time, Call... is a podcast dedicated to women's anger. In this, its inaugural episode, we hear rage about ex-boyfriends, sausage patties, and the greatest foe of all: our own emotions.||10/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
HEY YOU MEN
just shut up and LISTEN to what these ladies are saying for once!
Keep it up.
If you ever thought you were the only angry one, this podcast is for you.