On this anxiously awaited episode, Amanda gives Leah a going away gift larger than Leah’s vocabulary – a giant grape Blow Pop. Nervous about her move to Cleveland, Leah stress eats half a cake while the ladies share some food-related foibles.
This mini-episode takes us back to July 2017, before The Nervous Record was the well-oiled machine it is today. In their inaugural recording Amanda and Leah get things up and running.
Leah shares weird things she does post-coital and what she really wanted for Valentine’s Day, and Amanda tells her which of these things is NOT okay.
Brazilian waxes, the Women’s March, Cat Fights. Leah is learning that growing up in your 30’s is painful.
Smoking, grits, nature – even when we try to do it right, things go wrong. Speaking of things going wrong, Leah explains to Amanda how her organs got stuck together.
Divorce. Disease. Demon Parrots. The filterless conversation flies against the wind (or too close to the flame?) in this episode. We face mortality with a bucket list.
Sugar addiction and ways to die. Leah risks her life for some old Halloween candy, then tries to explain stuff her smart boyfriend Nate told her.