Stuff Mom Never Told You

SMNTY Classics: Rom Coms 101

Dodany: 8 grudnia 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 advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at...

Much Ado About Burnout

Dodany: 8 grudnia 2018

Alison Green from Ask A Manager stops by to discuss all things burnout, and advises you to take a vacation.Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at...

SMNTY Classics: Why are women true crime's bloodthirstiest fans?

Dodany: 5 grudnia 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 advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at...

SMNTY Classics: Is kleptomania a female disorder?

Dodany: 1 grudnia 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...

Death of the Author and Rosemary's Baby

Dodany: 30 listopada 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...

SMNTY Classics: Charitable Burnout

Dodany: 28 listopada 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...

SMNTY Classics: Retail Hell

Dodany: 24 listopada 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 advertising on the...

SMNTY Classics: Are the Holidays Bad for Relationships?

Dodany: 23 listopada 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...

SMNTY Classics: The Mother of Thanksgiving

Dodany: 21 listopada 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...

SMNTY Classics: The Anthropology of Pie

Dodany: 17 listopada 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...

Bloomerism and Feminism

Dodany: 16 listopada 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 advertising on...

Introducing Origins Chapter 5: Sex & The City

Dodany: 15 listopada 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...

SMNTY Classics: DIY Craft Revival

Dodany: 14 listopada 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...

SMNTY Classics: Adult Acne

Dodany: 10 listopada 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....

Making Friends with Loneliness

Dodany: 9 listopada 2018

Guest co-host Tari Harrison drops in to give her tips for making friends with loneliness.Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htmAnd to...

SMNTY Classics: The Female Nude

Dodany: 7 listopada 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...

SMNTY Classics: Skyrocketing Suicide Among Women Vets

Dodany: 3 listopada 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...

Women and Pay Transparency

Dodany: 2 listopada 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...

SMNTY Classics: Halloween Slasher Spectacular!

Dodany: 31 października 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...

Introducing Lethal Lit

Dodany: 29 października 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...