27 episodes

A Guide to Surviving Life, Love, and Capitalism

Pick Me Up, I'm Scared‪.‬ Pick Me Up, I'm Scared

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A Guide to Surviving Life, Love, and Capitalism

    Upzone This!

    Upzone This!

    This week, Madeline and Kenna talk single use residential zoning, retirement planning, and why Duncan McDuffie is such a terrible name! Featured guest: Georgie barking incessantly in the background for some reason, sorry!
    PATREON:
    https://www.patreon.com/pickmeupimscared
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    • 57 min
    1-877-COPS-4-KIDS

    1-877-COPS-4-KIDS

    This week, Madeline & Kenna talk about the school-to-prison pipeline, racist sorting hats, and the devil himself Ronald Reagan!

    PATREON:

    https://www.patreon.com/pickmeupimscared

    SOURCES:

    https://tinyurl.com/2p95mtb7

    https://www.npr.org/transcripts/884989263

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    https://www.vox.com/2015/2/24/8101289/school-discipline-race

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    • 1 hr 6 min
    I Just Can Drive 55

    I Just Can Drive 55

    This week, Madeline and Kenna talk about speeding, becoming a train in Sacramento, and why people in BMWs are SUCH jerks.

    PATREON: 

    https://www.patreon.com/pickmeupimscared

    SOURCES:

    https://www.iihs.org/topics/fatality-statistics/detail/state-by-state

    https://www.drive-safely.net/driving-statistics/

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    https://www.stephenslaw.com/blog/what-are-the-odds-of-dying-in-a-car-crash/

    https://www.cbsnews.com/news/how-long-commutes-worsen-inequality/

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    https://www.stephenslaw.com/blog/what-are-the-odds-of-dying-in-a-car-crash/

    https://www.vox.com/22675358/us-car-deaths-year-traffic-covid-pandemic

    https://www.outdoorsy.com/blog/us-cities-most-dangerous-drivers

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    https://bikocity.com/public-transit-saves-lives-lot-lives/

    https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0966692321003197


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    • 1 hr 18 min
    Heaven Is Not Having to Worry About Paying Your Phone Bill~

    Heaven Is Not Having to Worry About Paying Your Phone Bill~

    This week, Madeline & Kenna talk about communism, the red scare, and why nobody has room for nuance anymore!
    PATREON:
    https://www.patreon.com/pickmeupimscared
    SOURCES:
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    • 1 hr 27 min
    16 Personality Types & All of Them Are Maladjusted!

    16 Personality Types & All of Them Are Maladjusted!

    This week, Madeline and Kenna talk about personality tests, the red scare, and what type of bread you think you'd be if you were a bread!

    PATREON:

    https://www.patreon.com/pickmeupimscared

    SOURCES:

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    https://www.livescience.com/62515-hippocrates.html

    https://www.britannica.com/biography/Hippocrates

    https://www.simplypsychology.org/wundt.html

    https://www.verywellmind.com/what-is-introspection-2795252

    https://openpsychometrics.org/tests/WPI.php

    https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/first-personality-test-was-developed-during-world-war-i-180973192/

    https://www.researchgate.net/publication/23562101_A_history_of_the_early_days_of_personality_testing_in_American_industry_An_obsession_with_adjustment

    https://www.verywellmind.com/a-brief-history-of-psychology-through-the-years-2795245

    https://www.verywellmind.com/what-is-personality-testing-2795420

    https://hbr.org/2017/03/a-brief-history-of-personality-tests

    https://historyofyesterday.com/the-racist-origin-of-the-popular-myers-briggs-test-49c735da660a

    https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2021/aug/30/myers-briggs-test-history-personality-types

    https://davidburkus.com/2020/04/personality-tests-are-useless-most-of-them-anyway/

    https://www.vox.com/2014/7/15/5881947/myers-briggs-personality-test-meaningless

    https://itsthegoodlifeco.com/2020/05/08/why-personality-tests-are-useless/

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/five-myths/five-myths-about-personality-tests/2018/09/20/3a57a8ee-b78a-11e8-a2c5-3187f427e253_story.html

    https://boldtv.com/dennisaronov/2021/08/25/why-personality-tests-might-be-useless/

    https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/quantum-leaps/202004/two-reasons-personality-tests-myers-briggs-could-be-harmful


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    • 1 hr 22 min
    Miss Universal Healthcare

    Miss Universal Healthcare

    This week, Madeline & Kenna talk about universal healthcare, wisdom teeth, and China!

    PATREON:

    https://www.patreon.com/pickmeupimscared

    SOURCES:

    https://www.americanprogress.org/article/truth-wait-times-universal-coverage-systems/

    https://www.carevoyance.com/blog/healthcare-wait-times-by-country

    https://www.oecd.org/els/health-systems/waiting-times.htm

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    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
229 Ratings

229 Ratings

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