• Taylor Swift & The Birthday Card Relationship Test
    Apr 19 2024

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    The queen of turning her breakups into number one records, has a new album. Taylor Swift'sThe Tortured Poets Department explores the five stages of breakup grief. So why are we so obsessed with breakups? And do women have a knack for predicting when they'll happen? We discuss.

    Plus, the most-watched show on Netflix right now, a newsletter (with a cheeky hack) and a controversial book - our weekend recommendations.

    And, socks, long-distance celebrations and a great big period headache, it's our best and worsts of the week.

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    • Listen to the latest episode: Mia Re-thinks Her Relationship With Social Media
    • Listen: Yes, We're Reading 'Fairy Smut' Out Loud
    • Listen: Followed Home & The Voice In Her Ear: The Times We Trusted Our Gut
    • Read: 40 women on the specific moment they knew they were going to break up with their partner.
    • Read: 'I have to call in sick every month because I have a hangover. It's not from alcohol.'
    • Read: The hidden condition affecting the sex lives of nearly 1 in 3 women at Mamamia.
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    CREDITS:

    Hosts: Holly Wainwright, Emily Vernem & Gemma Bath

    Producer: Emeline Gazilas

    Assistant Production: Tahli Blackman

    Audio Producer: Scott Stronach

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    48 mins
  • Yes, We're Reading 'Fairy Smut' Out Loud
    Apr 17 2024
    Subscribe to Mamamia It’s been a rollercoaster week for Australian women with an outcry about our safety after the Westfield Bondi Junction tragedy was paired with the relief after the long-awaited verdict, the Bruce Lehrmann defamation case. We unpack. Plus, is it hot in here? Why so many women are deep in romantasy novels involving faeries (yep... that's how the books are spelling it) and some very sexy scenes. Claire Murphy shares a sultry taste of what you're missing out on. And, Em Ratajkowski is empowering women to change the narrative of divorce, by turning their engagement rings into a new piece of jewellery. So who does the jewellery "belongs to" and what other women have done post divorce? The End Bits: Listen to the latest episode: Honestly, The Times We've Considered Leaving The PodcastRead: 35 women on what they did with their rings after their divorce.Read: ‘I just read Fourth Wing and now I understand why everyone is obsessed.’Read: 'I was in a reading slump. One author turned it all around.'Read Elfy's article: Presenting schizophrenia as though it satisfies our questions is deeply stigmatisingRead: Justice Lee finds Bruce Lehrmann raped Brittany Higgins.Listen to The Quicky to keep up to date with your news Listen to The Spill for your daily dose of pop culture If you or someone you know is in need of support contact help is available: Lifeline 13 11 14 Beyond Blue 1300 22 46361800RESPECT 1800 737 732 Sign up to the Mamamia Out Loud Newsletter for all our recommendations and behind-the-scenes content in one place. Want to try our new exercise app? Click here to start a seven-day free trial of MOVE by Mamamia GET IN TOUCH: Feedback? We’re listening. Send us an email at outloud@mamamia.com.au Share your story, feedback, or dilemma! Send us a voice message Tell us what you really think so we can give you more of what you really want. Fill out this survey and you’ll go in the running to win one of five $100 gift vouchers. Join our Facebook group Mamamia Outlouders to talk about the show. Follow us on Instagram @mamamiaoutloud CREDITS: Hosts: Holly Wainwright, Claire Murphy and Emily Vernem Producer: Emeline Gazilas Assistant Production: Tahli Blackman Audio Producer: Leah Porges Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribeSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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    48 mins
  • It Was Just An Ordinary Saturday Afternoon
    Apr 15 2024
    Subscribe to Mamamia Australians are grieving the unthinkable acts that took place at Westfield Bondi Junction over the weekend. We discuss why this feels so close to home for so many of us. Plus, the verdict's in for Bruce Lehrmann's defamation case. But what's really at the heart of today's news is the ongoing pursuit of justice for Lisa Wilkinson and Brittany Higgins. And, on a lighter note, Clare Stephens has gone deep into the chaotic rebranding of former Dance Moms star Jojo Siwa, or rather the "CFO of gay pop". Confused? Don't worry we'll fill you in. The End Bits: Listen to last week's episode: The Best Career Advice We’ve Ever ReceivedRead Mia's article: This feels very, very close. Because it is.Read: So this was an attack on women.Read: The latest updates on the Bondi Junction Westfield attack.Read: Justice Lee finds Bruce Lehrmann raped Brittany Higgins.Listen to The Quicky to keep up to date with your news Listen to more of Gemma on True Crime ConversationsListen to Clare on The Baby Bubble, Cancelled and But Are You Happy? If you or someone you know is in need of support contact help is available: Lifeline 13 11 14 Beyond Blue 1300 22 46361800RESPECT 1800 737 732 Sign up to the Mamamia Out Loud Newsletter for all our recommendations and behind-the-scenes content in one place. Want to try our new exercise app? Click here to start a seven-day free trial of MOVE by Mamamia GET IN TOUCH: Feedback? We’re listening. Send us an email at outloud@mamamia.com.au Share your story, feedback, or dilemma! Send us a voice message Tell us what you really think so we can give you more of what you really want. Fill out this survey and you’ll go in the running to win one of five $100 gift vouchers. Join our Facebook group Mamamia Outlouders to talk about the show. Follow us on Instagram @mamamiaoutloud CREDITS: Hosts: Claire Murphy, Clare Stephens & Gemma Bath Producer: Emeline Gazilas Assistant Production: Tahli Blackman Audio Producer: Leah Porges Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribeSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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    50 mins
  • Quiet On Set: The Kids Are Not Ok
    Apr 12 2024

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    Revelations from the new docuseries Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV, are making many millennials and Gen Zs re-think their favourite childhood shows. From the bizarre and uncomfortable sexual innuendos... to Drake Bell's heartbreakingly raw story of sexual abuse, we unpack this important documentary.

    Plus, Jessie dives into the surprising reasons why so many people are not having kids anymore.

    And, a disaster Friday morning, a story about a childhood home and the little treat that turned into a little chore... it's our best and worst of the week.

    The End Bits:

    • Listen to yesterday's episode: The Best Career Advice We’ve Ever Received
    • Listen: Followed Home & The Voice In Her Ear: The Times We Trusted Our Gut
    • Listen The Spill: The New Documentary We Were Afraid To Watch
    • Listen to No Filter
    • Read: The parents of Nickelodeon stars are being blamed for the horrors they faced on set. But there’s so much more to this story.

    If you or someone you know is in need of support contact 1800RESPECT on 1800 737 732 or Lifeline on 13 11 14.

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    CREDITS:

    Hosts: Mia Freedman, Jessie Stephens & Emily Vernem

    Producer: Emeline Gazilas

    Assistant Production: Tahli Blackman

    Audio Producer: Jacob Round

    Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

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    50 mins
  • "I'm A Man, Let Me Into The Ladies Lounge"
    Apr 10 2024

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    It’s the missing husband case that’s gone viral... Ashley McGuire asked the internet for help to locate her husband after he disappeared without a trace a year ago, and we have some very strong thoughts.

    Plus, do you have someone to feed your cat? Your answer has a lot to say about your friendships.

    And, the court case over a Ladies Lounge exhibition in a Tasmanian art museum that is making some people very uncomfortable.

    The End Bits:

    • Listen to last week's episode: Followed Home & The Voice In Her Ear: The Times We Trusted Our Gut
    • Listen: The Spill
    • Listen: No Filter - Annie Knight
    • Read: When Ashley asked the internet to help find her 'missing' husband, something incredible happened.
    • Read: You have every right to feel outraged about this.

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    CREDITS:

    Hosts: Mia Freedman, Jessie Stephens & Emily Vernem

    Producer: Emeline Gazilas

    Assistant Production: Tahli Blackman

    Audio Producer: Thom Lion

    Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

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    36 mins
  • The Inspired Unemployed Prank. We Have Notes
    Apr 8 2024

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    There’s new evidence in the Bruce Lehrmann defamation case, which includes a $300 steak and we have so many questions.

    Plus, awkward tennis puns and a surprise celebrity divorce announcement, we deconstruct Isla Fisher and Sacha Baron Cohen's slightly baffling break up post.

    And… the prank that involved three of Australia’s most famous feminists, two comedians and one very angry audience. So who was the butt of the joke?

    The End Bits:

    • Listen to last week's episode: Some Things We Wish We Never Said
    • Listen to The Spill: The Suspicious Detail In Isla Fisher's And Sacha Baron Cohen’s Divorce Announcement
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    • Read: Isla Fisher and Sacha Baron Cohen's 20-year relationship.

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    CREDITS:

    Hosts: Mia Freedman, Jessie Stephens & Emily Vernem

    Producer: Emeline Gazilas

    Assistant Production: Tahli Blackman

    Audio Producer: Leah Porges

    Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

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    42 mins
  • The Case For Marrying An Older Man That Blew Up The Internet
    Apr 5 2024

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    Is there a case for marrying an 'older man'? A viral essay has brought up some strong feelings for Holly that she just has to unpack.

    Plus, a must-see documentary... and a book Holly, Mia and Jessie do not agree on.

    And, from stitches, interviews and a religious experience. It's our best and worst of the week.

    The End Bits:

    • Listen to yesterdays episode: Some Things We Wish We Never Said
    • Listen to Mia on No Filter

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    CREDITS:

    Hosts: Holly Wainwright, Mia Freedman & Jessie Stephens

    Producer: Emeline Gazilas

    Assistant Production: Tahli Blackman

    Audio Producer: Leah Porges

    Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

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    53 mins
  • The Celebrity Cheating Story That Won’t Die
    Apr 3 2024

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    Yee-haw! Beyoncé has released a new album and is well and truly in her country era. But its her reimagined version of Jolene and the message to women who want to “steal” her husband, that we needed to unpack.

    Plus, would you use A.I. to have just one more conversation with a loved one who has passed? We discuss our mixed feelings.

    And, from losing her virginity at 35, to revealing she used weight-loss injections, there is a lot to unpack from Rebel Wilson's new memoir, Rising Rebel.

    The End Bits:

    • Listen to yesterdays episode: Why I Go Out Every Single Night
    • Listen: Rebel Wilson & The “Massive A**hole” Reveal

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    CREDITS:

    Hosts: Holly Wainwright, Mia Freedman & Jessie Stephens

    Producer: Emeline Gazilas

    Assistant Production: Tahli Blackman

    Audio Producer: Leah Porges

    Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

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    42 mins