Getting rejected is never easy, and there are any number of ways to deal with it, but referring to it as "getting friend zoned" might be one of the most toxic, self-victimizing ways of doing it.
Comedian Brendan Sagalow (Sirius XM, MTV, New York's Funniest finalist) joins the podcast to break down his bit on getting "friend zoned" as we poke holes in this stupid defense mechanism to prove that you can DEFINITELY laugh at that.
In this episode, we talk about:
-Learning to deal with rejection.
-Brendan's bit on the ways women "friend zone" guys.
-Recording his album outside.
-Our personal rejection stories.
-How badly insecure men handle rejection.
-Forcing friendships with exes.
-Getting "friend zoned" AFTER getting laid.
-Sexual tension power dynamics.
-The toxicity of dating apps.
-Future projecting rejection.
-Taking being funny too far when trying to impress women.
-The standards of joking about exes.
-Comedian Alex Falcone's bit on getting "friend zoned."
-The unfortunate transactional perspective some people have toward relationships.
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