Jen Said What?!
  • (00:00:00) - Jen admit that the wheels are coming off of her life this week. She also plays audio of what prehistoric music sounded like…and turns it into a dance remix.

 

  • (00:22:22) - Jen is inspired by Kanye’s move into Christian music.

 

  • (00:45:07) - Kathryn Whitaker points out that you never know when God might be working in your life to prepare you for something big that’s coming.

 

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  • (00:00:00) - Jen talks about public figures being denied communion and points out that that would be very complicated for her because she has face blindness.

 

  • (00:21:46) - Captain Tammy Jo Schultz stops by the show to talk about how she landed the famous Southwest Airlines plane that had a window blow out, and what life lessons we can all learn from that.

 

  • (00:45:53) - Jen chats with Liz Bohannon, founder of the enormously popular brand Sseko that gives women in developing countries opportunities to thrive.
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  • (00:00:00) - A fan showed up at Jen’s AirBNB and Jen respects this level of research and dedication. Her friend and regular guest Courtney admits to driving by Donnie Wahlberg’s house

 

  • (00:16:57) - Musician Jonna Marie talks about how YOU can discover your blue flame.

 

  • (00:50:05) - Jen’s husband Joe stops by the show and they talk about how they discerned the big life changes they’ve made.
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  • (00:00:00) - An atheist professor wrote a book saying people shouldn’t exist and Jen imagines what that book tour must have been like. She also points out the that viral “spiders are our friends” article author does not live in Texas.

 

  • (00:31:28) - Snoop Dogg thanks himself in a speech and Jen can’t get enough of it.

 

  • (1:07:14) - Jen is in the middle of a fascinating chat with author Becky Powell when Dr. Scott Hahn unexpectedly stops by the show!
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  • (00:00:00)- Jen has a powerful conversation at the Billy Graham Library with Anne Graham Lotz about trusting God even during tough times.

 

  • (00:22:01)- Rebekah Lyons stops by the show to talk about letting go of anxiety.

 

  • (00:48:45)- Logan Paul makes an anti-abortion statement. Ellen seen with George Bush at a football game gets slammed by twitter. Her point- We can still be friends with people even if your views don't line up.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen’s dad died unexpectedly the night before her Atlanta standup comedy tour stop. She talks with Leticia Ochoa Adams about the crazy God moments that occurred in the midst of that tragedy.

 

  • (00:36:49)- Jen and Meghan the stylist talking about re-doing your wardrobe when you hate the way you look. Jen also explains why “Saint Francis naked” is in her search history.

 

  • (1:05:59)- Jen helps Carlos Whitaker work through his pain as an Atlanta Falcons fan, and they talk about the fun of sports.
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  • (00:00:00)- Jen explains why it’s always awesome to check your luggage instead of carrying it on. #TeamCheckedBag!!!!!!

 

  • (00:11:18)- It’s the Area 51 raid! Jen points out that any event where you have games and port-a-potties is a festival, not a raid. She also talks about NBC’s site where people can confess sins against the environment.

 

  • (00:43:30)- Jen shares an embarrassing story that explains why no Christian denominations advocate for toddler baptism.
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  • (00:00:00) - A Swedish scientist has suggested cannibalism as a solution to the environmental crisis. Jen has a field day.

 

  • (00:14:04)- The fact that Jen’s autocorrect changes “show” to “shower” is the worst thing in Jen’s life.

 

  • (00:32:40)- Jen takes calls asking people for their worst auto-correct stories, and it turns into one of her all-time favorite segments she’s EVER done.
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  • (00:00:00) – Jen cleaned out her dirty car yesterday and found gift bags left over from the 2017 Edel Gathering that she and Hallie Lord hosted. She sent a picture of it to Hallie who replied with an audio file of her laughing hysterically. Jen talks about all the things she's good at and bad at and what does self-acceptance look like especially when brought to light by a friend.

 

  • (00:16:53) - Jen talks about how it changed her life to stop asking if she’ll fail and start asking how she can live a great story.

 

  • (00:24:32) - Jen has decided that it’s time to burn down Catholic Twitter.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen defends the drunk stewardess who made the news

 

  • (00:20:10) - Jen points out that even John Steinbeck felt like he wasn’t good at what he did

 

  • (00:39:12)- Jen is failing at being a school mom. Liv Harrison has thoughts.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen talks about her experience shopping at Forever 21, where you try on the XXXL dress and it fits you like sausage casing.

 

  • (00:19:40) - Jen cannot recognize people’s faces and this has led to so many awkward moments.

 

  • (00:38:46) - Jen gives listeners a content warning that nobody should listen to this segment before she starts in on 5 Minutes on 5 Takes.
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  • (00:00:00) - A city installed a sculpture of a giant, angry hand and Jen blames atheism.

 

  • (00”21:38)- Jen plays clips from an interview where Stephen Colbert talks about how to be grateful even for the horrible moments in life.

 

  • (00:43:51) - Callers make suggestions about what song Jen should walk onstage to for her comedy tour. Don’t miss one of the last callers, who suggests the version of Africa sung by Elmo
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen and John Crist do a Town Hall special in front of a live audience! They talk about how Protestants and Catholics pray differently…and John has a theory about where Jen’s prayer life went wrong.

  • (00:23:39) - Jen accidentally insults Hillsong in front of Hillsong’s manager.

  • (00:39:58)- Professional organizer Chappell Oates shares her secrets for how changing your attitude will change your physical space.

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  • (00:00:00) John Crist complained on Twitter about the picture Jen posted of him. This reminds us to photoshop others how you would have them photoshop you.

 

  • (0016:41) - Donnie Wahlberg of NKOTB said he is “game” to open Jen’s standup comedy show in Chicago. Jen seeks her fans’ help to make this a reality.

 

  • (00:24:57) - Roles are reversed and Jen is the interviewee this time! Julie Lyles Carr asks Jen all the details about the standup comedy tour. Jen talks about the importance of being who you’re MEANT to be instead of who you’re SUPPOSED to be.
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  • (00:00:00)- Jen shares stories about her wild mother-in-law while talking about Busta Rhymes’ argument on a plane. She erroneously identifies Busta as a member of Wu Tang multiple times during this segment.

 

  • (00:18:34) - A surfer gets bitten by a shark and goes to a bar to get free drinks instead of seeking medical attention. Jen wants to know how she can get this man to be her life coach.

 

  • (00:58:50) - Goth Twitter encounters Catholic Twitter and it’s the best thing that’s ever happened to Jen.
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  • (00:00:00) Leticia Ochoa Adams asks Jen how she remains confident even in the face of disaster.

 

  • (00:36:53) Jen talks about how growing up Catholic shows in a lot of famous people as they talk about it and incorporate it into their acting, music etc

 

  • (00:52:36) Jen's tour comes up as "Naughty Corner" on the credit card bills.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen explains what she means when she asks someone to take “a picture” of her. She also finds a great lesson in the continued fallout from the Fyre Festival.

  • (19:07:00) - The way a group of Broadway performers reacted to the NYC blackout is super inspiring to Jen.

  • (38:44:00) - Jen’s obsession with the Area 51 raid continues when she learns that a favorite rapper is getting in on it. She also talks about life lessons from improv.

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(00:00:00) - Jen delivers her “y’all don’t know what mermaids look like” take to people who have a problem with Halle Bailey playing Ariel. She also says “no one has ever heard of this Little Mermaid song” about the movie’s most popular song.

(00:18:50) - Five hot takes in five minutes!

(00:47:10) - Jen and Liv Harrison reveal their obsession with Lizzo, and listen to and talk about other music they’re into right now.

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(00:00:00) - Jen wants to start a vigilante justice gang to enforce fireworks restrictions. She also says it’s worse to have scorpions in your house than a dumb alligator.

(00:29:44) - Tyler Perry encourages people to keep fighting for their dreams and Jen is here for it.

(00:48:54) - The Dalai Lama says a female Dalai Lama would need to wear makeup. Jen tries to be serious as she discusses this subject.

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(00:00) Jen has found her new hero: The author who stalked a person who left a one-star review of her book.

 (21:01) - Jen’s 11-year-old daughter Lucy comes on to explain what modern slang terms mean. It is a lit interview that will snatch your wig and make you stan as you shout “YASSS QUEEN,” fam.

 (59:09) - Jen is a fan of Kim Kardashian’s new shapewear line. Actually she’s a fan of all shapewear. She also applauds the mom of three who won American Ninja Warrior and talks about how this can inspire all of us to use our blue flames.

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(00:00:00) - Jen prayed for rain but forgot to add “but not a thunderstorm that rolls through at 3 AM.” She also talks about regular guest Giancarlo Bernini being on Penn and Teller’s magic show.

(0022:00) - Lisa Canning encourages parents to let go of fear, embrace imperfection, and live fabulous lives.

(00:40:36) - Lisa Jo Baker talks about how to love your life right here, right now - and admits that the picture of her on the cover of her book was taken with her friend’s iPhone.

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(00:00:00) - Katie Linendoll stops by the show with Broadway singers, and they create music on the fly based on listener suggestions. Jen proclaims that this is her favorite segment ever.

 (00:45:11)- Jen declares that she’d rather go to South Dakota than Hawaii. She also shares a story about an amazing thing her Uber driver does to help disadvantaged moms.

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(00:00:00)- Jen’s producer created an ad for a Vacation Bible School Program run by her. Jen also talks about DJ Khaled’s frustration about his new album, and what we can all learn from it

(00:17:01)- Jen lets Twitter choose random topics for her to cover, and the result is…totally weird.

(00:42:05)- Bradley Cooper has broken up with his girlfriend and Jen tries to resist the urge to speculate about his relationship with Lady Gaga. she also lays out her “Shock and Awe” parenting philosophy.

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(00:00:00)- 3 years yesterday since Harambe passed away. Elon Musk celebrates Harambe’s life by making a rap song for him.

(00:23:27)- Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin stops by the show to talk about recovering from setbacks. When Jen finds out that Missy also wears size 12 shoes she makes the whole interview about that.

(00:46:51) -Hiphop artist J-Nice is back on the show with powerful words about how to overcome imposter syndrome.

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  • (00:00:00) - Jeannie Gaffigan reveals how turning down a major opportunity literally saved her life.

 

  • (00:43:58) - Katie Linendoll was lying awake at night laughing at the memory of Jen stuffing cupcakes into her mouth.

 

  • (1:03:16) - Jen and comedian Godfrey have a wide ranging conversation about overcoming fear to do the work you love.

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  • (00:26:13)- Jen sees an advantage to not advancing in a comedy contest.

 

  • (00:35:19)- Bestselling author Mitali Perkins talks about having the courage to follow your blue flame.
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  • (00:00:00) - JOHN CRIST IS ON THE SHOW!!!!!!!!!!!

 

  • (00:21:35)- Jen encourages her Catholic audience to look up the video for No Brainer.

 

  • (00:45:20)- Magician Giancarlo Bernini stops by but Jen didn’t know one of his tricks involves balloons and she’s afraid of balloons. Luckily the kids are there to help out.
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  • (00:00:00) - Snoop Dogg narrated a makeup tutorial and it’s the best thing that ever happened to Jen. She also talks about how the standup competition went.

 

  • (00:19:36) - Jen’s husband still won’t carry luggage.

 

  • (00:40:55) - Kim Kardashian changed her phone number so she can focus and Jen and Leticia Ochoa Adams think that’s great.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen’s husband is wearing a tux on the plane because he refuses to bring luggage. She also talks about the length of the new Avengers movie.

 

  • (00:36:40)- Vegan Youtuber gets caught eating fish. It ended up being for health reasons. Her world fell apart when they found out she ate an animal.

 

  • (00:52:29)- A nun from the Sisters of Life, one of Jen’s favorite orders, stops by the show.
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  • (00:00:00 - Jen says Tiger Woods’ win should be an inspiration to all of us to never give up. As she’s on the air, the news breaks about the Notre Dame fire.

 

  • (00:23:45)- A friend of Jen’s told her about some horrible things people were saying about her online and it ended up being a good lesson.

 

  • (00:44:55)- Jen hates the duct tape bikini trend at Coachella but not for the reasons people might think.
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  • (00:00:00) - Chrissy Metz from This Is Us stops by the show to talk to Jen about staying positive and the power of surrender.

 

  • (00:24:41)- Jen’s city is voted the best city in America and she wonders if they know about the scorpions.

 

  • (00:40:38)- Jen is deeply moved by Billy Ray Cyrus helping Lil Nas X.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen wishes she were part of a religion that believes in karma.

 

  • (00:14:11) - Jen gets judged when she takes her kids to Whole Foods.

 

  • (00:28:29) - Jen was trying to look classy on Instagram but all anyone wanted to talk about was the phallic painting behind her.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen shares a story of a Game of Thrones star who’s secretly been having a difficult struggle.

  • (00:27:30) - Jen’s husband convinced her to go hiking and it was every bit the disaster she thought it would be.

  • (00:48:53) - One of the other personalities on the channel sounds like The Map character from Dora and Jen can’t get over it.

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(00:00:00) - Jen and Leticia Ochoa Adams talk about their hatred of board games and Leticias stories of getting arrested.

(00:42:40) - Jen is astounded by Mark Wahlberg’s workout schedule.

(1:05:08) - Jen talks about the time she almost ended up in Luxembourg for a really embarrassing reason.

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  • (00:00:00) - Jen can relate to the woman who got attacked while taking the selfie in the jaguar cage.

 

  • (00:12:45) - Jen talks about “saintly” people and somehow plays the Meow Mix song remix again.

 

  • (00:29:08) - Liv Harrison helps Jen figure out what’s going on with The Bachelor.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen goes on another radio show and completely ruins one of their segments with her stupidity.

 

  • (00:15:10) - Jen is already failing at Lent. She encourages women to be more like Lady Gaga.

 

  • (00:33:27) - With Flo Rida playing in the background Jen explains what’s so great about being Catholic.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen reviews some of her more memorable Lent fails. She got some hate mail that compared her to Elmo and now she forces everyone to listen to Elmo singing Africa.

 

  • (00:15:37) - Jen wades into the working moms vs stay-at-home moms debate.

 

  • (00:53:52)- Jen talks about the Gillette ad that decries toxic masculinity.
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  • (00:00:00)- A Youtuber supposedly exposed Chuck E Cheese for unsanitary practices and Jen explains why NOBODY CARES. She also wonders how long a murderer could pretend to be her online.

 

  • (00:29:52)- The Tooth Fairy forgot to come and Jen is about to commit seppuku.

 

  • (00:47:51) -There is a house for sale that has a dungeon in it (yes, that kind of dungeon). Jen has a field day with the subject.
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  • (00:00:00) - Drake points out that you don’t have to win fancy awards to inspire people, and Jen loves this message.

 

  • (00:35:58) - Jen reminds you that your life is never “on hold.”

 

  • (00:49:14) - Fr. Joseph-Anthony Kress stops by to talk about music. He points out that fear makes people one-dimensional and refers to Mumford and Sons as “Thomas Aquinas with banjos and drums.”
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen blames Protestants for Groundhog Day.

 

  • (00:26:11 )- Jen announces her solution to her never-ending fashion issues. She takes on the Super Bowl ad about girls playing football.

 

  • (00:47:49)- Professional organizer Chappell Oates stops by to talk about Marie Kondo’s new Netflix show, and her own twist on the “spark joy” advice.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen is freaking out because she didn’t get a 5-star Uber passenger rating. An Uber driver unexpectedly calls in, and she talks about letting go of numbers when we value ourselves.

 

  • (00:19:53)- Ariana Grande got a tattoo that doesn’t mean what she thought it meant, and Jen reads the best text she’s ever received.

 

  • (00:32:11)- Leticia Ochoa Adams admits that she herself has a typo in one of her tattoos. She also has one that’s a Japanese character and she doesn’t know for sure that it means what she thinks it means.
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  • (00:00:00 - Jen points out that love requires courage, and she celebrates Netflix’s integration with Instagram stories.

 

  • (00:15:52) - In her top hatemail-generating segment from the week, Jen says the pink hats from the Women’s March are basically the same thing as TruckNutz.

 

  • (00:29:50) - Jen is so inactive her dog thinks she’s a plant.
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  • (00:00:00) - Some people say the #10YearChallenge is a government plot so that artificial intelligence can better recognize people. Jen points out that the government will never recognize her from her Instagram because she uses so many filters

 

  • (00:8:49) - Jen gets lost at SiriusXM so often that her producer wants to put a bell cat collar on her. Jen also discusses the viral tweet by the dad who regrets parenthood.

 

  • (00)33)18) - Jen talks about the importance of “starting with why” when it comes to parenthood, and also points out that everyone hates the Catholic Church until their house is haunted.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen talks about the crazy thing that happened during her talk in front of 18,000 people.

 

  • (00:20:25)- Some people think Grover dropped an f-bomb on Sesame Street. Jen plays it and gives her take.

 

  • (00:35:08)- Jen asks listeners to give her something for her birthday. She also brings up nudist restaurants again.
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