Tagged: dating

11/20/13 Edward Hong

The Cinnabon Monster takes his title seriously. Photographed by Melly Lee
The Cinnabon Monster takes his title seriously. Photographed by Melly Lee

Brenda sits down with actor Edward Hong and discusses the struggles of the acting life. Edward shares the difficulty of dating in LA, how his relationship with his father helped him in acting, and his first experience starring in an indie film, Dawn of the Crescent Moon which premieres in 2014! (Sorry for audio issues and a bit of echo at the end, we had some technical difficulties!) Continue reading

10/17/13 The “Twenties Pie”

It’s episode 2 of 2 for this special week! Brenda rambles about cold weather, travel tips, relationships, and what the twenties should really be about: pie?

8/07/2013 Dating Tips

Fortunately, we have reality shit like The Bachelor instead of this!
Fortunately, we have reality shit like The Bachelor instead of this!

Brenda gives some dating advice for the single gents and ladies out there: managing your image, how to approach women, texting DO’s and DON’Ts, and what to do at the club. [Intro song: Robin Thicke (ft. TI & Pharrell) – “Blurred Lines”]

Bonus link: Forty Days of Dating

7/10/13 It Gets Better

It’s a not-episode episode! Brenda gives quick words of encouragement for those of you going through some rough times. Because who doesn’t like words of encouragement? Sorry for the audio, this was recorded in the car!

6/12/13 EJ Koh

EJ Koh

Meet Korean-American poet and author EJ Koh and her boyfriend, graphic designer Cheikh Clark. This is Brenda’s favorite episode so far because it is LOADED: from roommate memories to Korean prejudice towards interracial couples, from dildo art to femininity, from the struggles of an artist to how creatives function in a relationship. And of course, EJ describes the experience of writing and publishing her first novel, Red.
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6/05/13 Relationship Red Flags

Brenda brings her boyfriend Henry onto the show! They read and discuss 5 toxic types of men/women to date, acceptable levels of PDA, and when to be jealous. And no, that’s not a bong you hear in the background, alright guys? [Intro song: Bruno Mars – “Runaway Baby”]

5/22/13 Mars and Venus

Brenda talks out of her ass about why men/women do the things they do. She gets into why women wear crazy high heels, the endless toilet seat debate, and why the “friendzone” is complete bullshit. [Intro song: The Black Keys – “Howling for You”]

4/24/13 “Live” from San Francisco

Special travel edition: SF style. Brenda shoots the shit with her friend Kenny about moving to a new city for work, making new friends, online dating, and why third-wheeling can be a good thing. This is the BEST EPISODE SO FAR, so listen to this one if anything!