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Join Bruce from Chubstr and Jody from Bear Skn for the Heavy Conversation podcast. Heavy Conversation discusses the issues many plus size people deal with every day. From finding clothes that fit, to dating, to the myth that fat people can’t be active – we’re taking on each topic and offering tips and solutions.

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    • 4.9 • 51 Ratings

Join Bruce from Chubstr and Jody from Bear Skn for the Heavy Conversation podcast. Heavy Conversation discusses the issues many plus size people deal with every day. From finding clothes that fit, to dating, to the myth that fat people can’t be active – we’re taking on each topic and offering tips and solutions.

    Big & Tall Bike Shorts, Wardrobe Revamps, and Beer for a Cause

    Big & Tall Bike Shorts, Wardrobe Revamps, and Beer for a Cause

    We're talking about finding big & tall bike shorts IN AN ACTUAL STORE, how we're approaching our wardrobe revamps, and Paulaner USA's Big Cans for Big Heroes National Campaign in support of Operation Homefront. 
    Paulaner USA: https://www.paulaner.com
    Operation Homefront: https://operationhomefront.org

    Beers:

    Bruce & Jody: Paulaner Munchner Lager, from (you guessed it!) Paulaner Brauerei

    • 50 min
    Get the Shell Out of Here

    Get the Shell Out of Here

    This week, we’re talking about learning to shuck oysters, the new big & tall work shirt from 100 Brawn, and our favorite new beers from Best Day Brewing. Listen in!
    Shop 100 Brawn: 
    https://100brawn.com/

    Beer:

    Bruce - Kolsch, by Best Day Brewing
    Jody - West Coast IPA, by Best Day Brewing

    https://bestdaybrewing.com

    Heavy Conversation Beer List: 
    https://untappd.com/user/JodyKoenig/lists/362753

    • 50 min
    Bald is Beautiful

    Bald is Beautiful

    This week on the Heavy Conversation Podcast, Bruce goes full Travolta and shaves his head. Plus: Did you know it's Masturbation May? Neither did we! We share the list of the top 10 most sex-confident states in the U.S. 
    Links
    Get Yourself Some Bear Skn Swimwear: https://www.bearskn.com/collections/swim

    New arrivals in the Chubstr Shop: https://chubstr.com/shop/

    Beers:

    Bruce - Miller High Life, Miller Brewing Company, Milwaukee, Wi
    Jody - Beach Trip Pale Ale, Brewery 26, Portland, Or

    • 38 min
    Do Big Guys Really Like Their Bodies?

    Do Big Guys Really Like Their Bodies?

    This week, we talk about getting older and how that translates into how they feel about their bodies. Listen in as we share what we love and don't love about our bodies, and how we deal with feelings of negative self image. PLUS: We talk massages for big bodies AND Bruce was nominated for an award from the FFIAS!
    Full Figured Industry Awards: https://www.theffias.com/voting2024
    Bear Skn Swim Deal: https://www.bearskn.com/collections/swim

    • 38 min
    A Pants Malfunction, New Swimwear for Big Guys, and a Lesson on Hydration

    A Pants Malfunction, New Swimwear for Big Guys, and a Lesson on Hydration

    This week, Bruce tells the story of almost losing his pants on stage that the 2023 FFIAS. Jody talks about the new Bear Skn Swimwear releases, and we discuss how HydrateSpark makes drinking more water fun. 
    New Bear Skn Swimwear: https://www.bearskn.com

    Chubstr $500 Gift Card Giveaway: https://www.instagram.com/p/C4q36CDsO3z/

    HydrateSpark: https://hidratespark.com

    • 26 min
    Heavy Conversation Returns!

    Heavy Conversation Returns!

    We're back! The guys talk about what they've been up to, and share a few new brands you need to know about. 
    Links and info from the episode:
    Bear Skn: NEW: Beartooth Camo print: https://bearskn.com

    Towel: Bath towels made for plus size people w/ sizes 3X, 5X, 7X. Get 15% off your 1st purchase with code: CHUBSTR at checkout: https://wearetowel.com/CHUBSTR

    BRiC: Elevated big & tall essentials w/ sizes to 5XL: shopbric.com

    Regent Row: Big & tall shirts made w/ NASA-created fabric. Learn More: https://chubstr.com/resources/introducing-regent-row-big-tall/

    TPK Brewing: The awesome new tabletop gaming craft brewery in Portland, Oregon: https://www.tpkbrewing.com

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

BatmanMcJoker ,

So glad your back - we missed you both.

Great holiday gift ideas.

Also I ordered my Bear Skn on Tuesday. Oops missed the bonus gift for Black Friday . lol.

Again so happy to hear both of you again.

Ppl

BigC1988 ,

Great Podcast

I’ve been listening to this podcast since the very beginning. I love listening to their point of views, and ideas for the future for big men.

Chandlerwesley ,

Try a KC Bier Dunkel!!!

A friend told me about this podcast a few weeks ago and I LOVE it!!!! As a gentleman of size, I really appreciate a lot of what you guys talk about and have learned a lot from you. One recommendation I wanted to make (in honor of the Kansas City Chiefs making it to the super bowl for the first time in 50 years) is to try a Kansas City beer!! KC Bier makes a really delicious dunkel...

Thank you guys so much for the podcast!

Chad

PS: just got my new order of bearskn!!! Sooooo comfy!!

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