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Relationship advice from completely unqualified Hollywood types. New episodes every week! 
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Relationship advice from completely unqualified Hollywood types. New episodes every week! 
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    Becca Tobin

    Becca Tobin

    Actress, podcaster and New York Times Bestselling Author, Becca Tobin talks with Anna about her surreal experience on Glee, female friendships and mean girls, infidelity, narcissism, love and heartbreak, her podcast LadyGang and LadyGang’s second book, LADY SECRETS, the things no one tells you about being pregnant, and much more.
    Our first caller is Alyssa who, after the recent loss of her mother, feels selfish talking about what she’s going through. Alyssa’s boyfriend wants her to let him in and share her grief, but she doesn’t know how to do this without feeling guilty.
    Next to call in is Jordan, who for the past 12 years, has had a crush on a friend from college. They follow each other on social media and are the first to like each other’s posts but neither has reached out. Fearing rejection, does Jordan leave things as they are or does he finally make a move?
    Would you like some Unqualified relationship advice from Anna and her co-hosts? Write to Unqualified at bit.ly/ASKANNA !

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    • 1 hr 12 min
    Rupi Kaur

    Rupi Kaur

    Poet, artist, and author Rupi Kaur tells Anna about her latest book Healing Through Words, her difficult and confusing childhood, first love, the meaning of home, being the daughter of a revolutionary, the magic of vulnerability, and a lot more. 
    Today’s Unqualified segment begins with a call from Hannah whose goal of attaining her college degree is now in jeopardy after her stepmother forbid Hannah’s father from continuing to co-sign her loan documents. Hannah is now forced to make a tough decision which could further alienate her dad.
    After speaking with Hannah, we hear from two past callers who tell us how they’ve been since being on the podcast.
     
    Would you like unqualified relationship advice from Anna and her co-hosts? Write to Unqualified at bit.ly/ASKANNA !

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    • 59 min
    Michael Rapaport Returns!

    Michael Rapaport Returns!

    Actor, comedian, and podcast host Michael Rapaport (True Romance, Beautiful Girls, Deep Blue Sea) talks with Anna about his long-lost innocence, a recent altercation at a sushi bar, not being a sex symbol, his deep love of New York, being your own biggest fan and critic, Brad Pitt, Mike Tyson and a lot more.
    Today’s first caller is Tom, who’s obsession with exercising is having a negative impact on other areas of his life and often even leads to injury. Tom recognizes that he might be compensating for past eating disorders and is wondering how to find a balance. 
    Next to call in is Joelle who has felt increasingly disconnected since the pandemic. Her social anxiety has now carried over to a new job where she seems unable to relate to her new co-workers.
    If you want to hear more from Michael, check out I Am Rapaport on iHeart Media!

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    • 41 min
    Dominic Monaghan

    Dominic Monaghan

    Dominic Monaghan [The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Lost, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker] talks with Anna about the first time they met, his passion for nature, irrational fears, his chance meeting with a chambered nautilus, recovering from a painful break-up, actors he admires, his new projects, Moriarty: The Devil’s Game and Moonhaven, and much more!
    First to call in today is René who has always felt that she was asexual. Now, seven years after marrying the first man she ever kissed, René doesn’t know how to talk with her husband about sex.
    Next, we hear from Alex who had a brief but intense relationship with a man who lives in another city. Now Alex has a plane ticket in hand but wonders if the man feels the same way he does.

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    • 1 hr 7 min
    Jennette McCurdy

    Jennette McCurdy

    Author, singer, director, and actor Jennette McCurdy and Anna talk about her incredibly powerful and very funny new book I’m Glad My Mom Died, the highs and lows of doing press, similarities between our families, keeping secrets, the life of a child actor, professional jealousy, recognizing a healthy relationship and much more.
    First to call in today is Roz. She met a new guy mid-pandemic and their relationship looked promising … until she found out he had lied about his name, age, marital status, and the fact that he has several kids.
    Our second caller today is Kathleen whose boyfriend has a seven-year-old from a previous marriage. Now Kathleen wonders how to navigate her boyfriend’s resentment of his ex and keep the peace among the adults for the sake of her new stepdaughter.

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    • 58 min
    Kal Penn

    Kal Penn

    Kal Penn [Harold & Kumar, Designated Survivor, How I met Your Mother, House] talks with Anna about the challenges of writing his book You Can’t Be Serious, growing up the child of immigrants in New York, impressing the school bullies, being set on fire, working in the White House, his appreciation of NASCAR, and much more.
    Our first call today is with Megan whose best friend’s husband kissed her unexpectedly. Making matters worse, the man also happens to be the pastor of Megan’s church. Now he is accusing Megan of initiating the kiss and it seems her description of events might not be fully believed.
    Next, we get a call from Emily, who finds herself having to spend time socializing with her co-workers despite each instance leaving her frustrated and unhappy. Now Emily wonders where she can draw the line.

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    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
10.7K Ratings

10.7K Ratings

maddie@podcastingyou ,

Awesome podcast!

Anna is a great host, super engaging and thoughtful! Each episode dives into a new interesting topic in a fresh way—highly recommend.

Suprsaucegodtbg ,

So amazing ‼️

I really love the podcast on all aspects the way she has games with the games makes characters and the calls with her listeners/fans is amazing I love Anna hopefully there’s lots more to come. I also wish there was a video version of the podcast it would make it alittle better somehow.

ADS 1984 ,

Miss it

I miss the old podcast. The new format is a little too stuffy and serious. Bring back the fun!

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