The Jennifer Fulwiler Show (general)
  • (00:00:00) - Jen shares the top spiritual lesson that keeps her sane while facing the difficulties of doing stand-up comedy.

  • (00:36:29)- Jen has questions about people who scream “GET IN THE HOLE!” at golf games.

  • (1:00:48)- Elizabeth Scalia, “The Anchoress,” talks to Jen about the latest scandals in the Catholic Church and how the average Catholic should react.

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  • (00:00:00)- Jen shares the profoundly moving story of a famous author who almost killed himself right before the biggest breakthrough of his life. Jen is also looking for a fan who got in trouble on her behalf.

  • (00:25:50)- Jen admits that Salvation Army would not take her couch when she tried to give it away. She explains why she wouldn’t be satisfied if she had $74 billion.

  • (00:54:36)- Brother Guy Consolmagno, “the Pope’s Astronomer,” talks to Jen about why our faith in God should inspire us to want to know more about science.

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  • (00:00:00)- Jen repeatedly plays a clip of her friend singing “All I Wanna Do Is Make Love to You” at karaoke as she makes the case that this song is a Natural Family Planning anthem because the woman in the song had to chart her cycles to get pregnant by the hitchhiker.

 

  • (00:20:35)- Jen realizes that Mary Poppins was a horrible nanny. (Did she even run a background check on that dancing teddy bear?)

 

  • (00:30:52)- Callers share stories behind their favorite songs - including a survivor of the Route 91 shooting, who calls in with the first song she heard after the tragedy.
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen wants to know if this is a safe space to admit that Mr. Rogers’ show is weird. She also plays a clip that she was counseled not to play, and talks about what really matters in parenting.

 

  • (00:29:03) - Organizing expert Chappell Oats shares her step-by-step process for creating clean, organized spaces in your home. She also has a very surprising answer to the question, “Why are we afraid to let go of clutter?”
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  • (00:00:00) - Jen tries to cancel her gym membership and gets caught in a web of lies. She also celebrates the rescue of the Thai soccer team trapped in the cave.

 

  • (00:27:46) - Fri 7/13 H1 S1 - Are you superstitious? Jen admits that she totally is, and speculates about what is at the root of that.

 

  • (00:52:17) - Wed 7/11 H1 S2 - Sarah Mackenzie joins the show to give custom book recommendations for children based on different ages and interests. (Jen was amazed at how many great recs she had!)
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  • (00:00.00) - Jen’s 5-year-old gives their 4th of July celebrations a huge thumbs down. Also, she talks about the amazing moment the Siri interrupted British parliament.

 

  • (00:32:21)- Thurs 7/5 H1 S2 - Jen reads plot summaries from all the romance novels that are beating her memoir on the Kindle charts. She decides that her next book needs to have a shirtless wizard on the cover.

 

  • (00:51:23) S2 - Selina Lo and Jen help male listeners figure out how to make the women in their lives happy. Hint: Do not buy your girlfriend a flying pig and tell her it made you think of her.
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  • (00:00:00)- Listeners challenge Jen to talk about random topics like “Sasquatch” and “squirrel coffee” and it’s every bit as ridiculous as you’d expect it to be.

 

  • (00:25:38) H1 S1 - It’s time for Jen’s annual 4th of July fireworks rant, where she reviews the pros (none) and the cons (many) of people setting off fireworks in their neighborhoods.

 

  • (00:47:38) - Lino Rulli stops by the show for another edition of “Is It a Christian Song?”
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  • (00:00:00)- A popular comment on a news site suggests that the immigration issue could be resolved if we just pushed abortion and contraception on women in developing countries. Jen goes crazy.

  • (00:32:49)- Someone criticized a popular explorer, and Jen talks about how she’d lose her mind if she were in the explorer’s position.

  • (00:55:46)- Popular author and speaker Alli Worthington joins the show to talk about 4 ways to fight fear.

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(00:00:00)- The cartoon Peppa Pig got in trouble for an episode in which Peppa learns that “spiders are your friends.” Jen and her team create an alternate episode in which Peppa lives in Texas and learns about all the spiders that can kill you.

(00:30:51)- A man almost dies because he was bitten by a SEVERED RATTLESNAKE HEAD. Jen reacts to an article on this topic that tells people not to kill rattlesnakes.

(00:50:03)- Jen says she’s going to create an album of Flag Day songs just because no one else writes songs about this holiday, and plays a preview of the album.

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  • (00:00:000- Jen tries stand up comedy! She plays audio of her routine and talks about what she learned. She also talks about why WWE will save the world.

 

  • (00:28:24)- Jen and Liv Harrison talk about how depression can lock you in a “prison of self.” They also detail plans for both of their families to share a 1-bedroom apartment in NYC.

 

  • (00:58:10)- Jen discusses Anthony Bourdain’s suicide and reminds people of faith that they are not alone if they’re experiencing depression.
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