The Ajumma Show

The Ajumma Show

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Two Korean comedians: Peter Kim (@peterkz) & Eunj…
Thin Lipped Evil
Aug 31 • 62 min
This week @peterkz and @thebesteunji rip on Trump on all his evil thin lipped cronies. Shout out to our #kickasskoreans @danieldaekim and #LukeSong of #MrSongMillinery
Palisades Pak
Aug 17 • 42 min
This week @peterkz & @thebeseunji discuss the rising anti-Korean sentiment in #BergenCounty #NewJersey, box office glory of #CrazyRichAsians and shout out #KickAssKoreans #ShinKyungSook - author of #PleaseLookAfterMom; #ChristineYKim - Associate Curator…
Crazy Broke Asians
Aug 10 • 68 min
This week @peterkz & @thebesteunji review the cultural relevance of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’, read the Asian women covering for bad white men, and shout out our #KickAssKoreans @Maroldswan & #KyeyoungPark of @ucla
EXP-ired
Aug 6 • 65 min
This week Peter and Eunji take on EXP Edition, people who hate on Nanette and bad comedy venues. Our #KickAssKoreans are Mia Park and Mina Park (a total coincidence)!
World Cup Losers
Jul 9 • 54 min
.@peterkz and @TheBestEunji discuss the immense pressure of excellence Koreans face, their love for hot dogs, the need for more POC animated content like @DisneyPixar ‘s Bao. Today’s #kickasskoreans are Suzy Lee (Wave) and Nanoom Christian Fellowship.
Coming Out to Asians
Jun 28 • 74 min
Peter and Eunji discuss the theatre, the Hereditary movie, mental health, and coming out to Asian Parents. Our #KickAssKoreans this week are: @ClaraYoonPFLAG and @Jaekicho
BONUS: I Dream of Les Moonves
Jun 20 • 35 min
A bonus episode about nothing interesting. DO NOT LISTEN unless you love dusty old hags bitching about their careers. xoxo, The Ajummas
A Worthless Summit
Jun 15 • 62 min
Today Peter and Eunji discuss the Trump/Kim Jong Un summit, the tragic state of immigration policies, the fuckery of Chris Hardwick. Our Kick Ass Koreans: Yoon Mi Rae and Heather Kim of Hana Center
CHUN LI, BITCH!?
May 24 • 62 min
This week’s ep includes @peterkz’s fateful run in with @bobbyleelive @KILLTONY @thecomedystore, @TheBestEunji thoughts on @NICKIMINAJ’s lazy appropriation and our #kickasskoreans @minacheon & #SylviaKim of @AAAJ_LA
50th
May 17 • 82 min
The big FIVE OH! In this very special episode, Peter and Eunji look back at the early days of the podcast, they read listener letters and tweets, provide critical analysis of the reigning queen of comedy - Ali Wong - and much much more. #KickAssKoreans :…
One Foot Out
May 15 • 59 min
Today Peter and Eunji air their grievances on air travel, the lack of customer service, mean white bitches and much more! #KickAssKoreans : Aimee Song and Mison of Cafe Americano on Melrose
Yellow Fever
May 9 • 58 min
Peter and Eunji explore Yellow Fever (the restaurant) and Yellow Fever (the social illness) while discussing the cinematic and historical importance of Crazy Rich Asians (the movie). Our Kick Ass Koreans this week: Marshall Bang and Choi Xooang
Bow Down Bitches
Apr 19 • 71 min
We process #Beychella and its glorious subversion, we being to think we’re aging out of the internet due to Lil Tay and we celebrate our #KickAssKoreasn Alexander Chee and the late, great, Choi Eun Hee
The Second Sphincter
Apr 11 • 49 min
Today Eunji and Peter discuss child birth, the visibility of Asians in Hollywood and of course, anal sex. S/o to our #KickAssKoreans Marcus Choi and Sandra Oh!
Appropriate This!!
Apr 4 • 66 min
Peter and Eunji discuss dealing with slumps and the upside of appropriation. Our #KickAssKoreans are both restauranteurs Bill Kim and David Chang!
The Grey Area
Mar 28 • 71 min
Today, Peter and Eunji explore the Grey Area - where one exists between White and Black America, specifically the Chinese immigrants who settled in the American South. Plus s/o to our #KickAssKorean Will Yun Lee
Call Me By My Name
Mar 19 • 66 min
The ajummas tackle “reverse racism”, identity politics and shout out to our #kickasskoreans Dumbfoundead and BLIND APP
Hay Jealousy
Mar 9 • 66 min
Today, Eunji and Peter explore the pangsof professional jealousy and efforts to keep grounded with wellness and self care. Plus #KickAssKoreans of the week are Patti Kim and Carolyn Kim
A Poet, Beat.
Mar 2 • 75 min
The Winter Olympics have concluded and we return to our regularly scheduled programming. Today we chat the fall of a nation’s hero, the lack of intellectual elite and how Jenny Han and The Garlic Girls are challenging the monolithic views of Koreans and…
Gas, bitch?!?
Feb 5 • 72 min
Peter and Eunji are back! In this episode, they tackle “reverse racism” (NOT A THING) and call out the stirrings of the Axis of Evil. That and updates on Hollywood USA and of course our #KickAssKoreans
Pretty Korean Lady
Jan 23 • 62 min
First one of the new year! We discuss DACA, Korean Dreamers, working under Trump and our #KickAssKoreans
2017: In Review
Dec 27, 2017 • 63 min
Peter and Eunji review their favorite moments of the Ajumma podcast. Our final #KickAssKoreans for 2017 are Ted Chung (cashmere agency) and Jane Kim (SF Mayoral candidate)
Raising Good Men
Nov 30, 2017 • 52 min
Eunji gives some sage advice on how to rear a good boy in today’s society. Plus our #KickAssKoreans The Ajumma EXP!
Kranksgiving
Nov 23, 2017 • 55 min
How do immigrant Koreans celebrate a particularly American holiday? That plus our Kick Ass Koreans BTS and Liz Ahn Toupin!
Weekend w/ Bobby
Nov 20, 2017 • 72 min
Peter and Eunji discuss the state of comedy w/ Louis CK’s admission to sexual deviancy.
Kruisin’ K-Spas
Nov 11, 2017 • 59 min
Gay spas in K-town, diversity in Hollywood, Happy Cleaners and Jamie Chung.
The Thot Phase
Nov 6, 2017 • 53 min
Korean thots and gay military heroes
Hollywood Baby!
Oct 12, 2017 • 45 min
Peter and Eunji update each other on their lives on their first remotely recorded episode! Kick Ass Koreans: Yaeji and Si Sun Lee
Goodbye Chicago
Sep 20, 2017 • 62 min
A top 10 list of Chicago memories to tie up the season!
Mashmouth!
Aug 30, 2017 • 59 min
Peter and Eunji discuss how Koreans kiss.
Old Boozy Gooks
Aug 24, 2017 • 69 min
Peter and Eunji get drunk and keep it really unprofessional.
Race War, Bitch!
Aug 16, 2017 • 64 min
Shit’s real. Shit’s scary. How do we continue to laugh in a time of such hate?
Tenacious E
Aug 3, 2017 • 70 min
Petty ass bitches, groveling in show business and treating people like family, even though they fucking suck.
Just Tryna Nut
Jul 26, 2017 • 71 min
No matter your gender, sexual orientation, socio economic status or ethnicity, can we all just admit that we’re just trying to NUT? We talk about how to talk about sex with the youth and share stories on dealing with micro aggressions on a daily basis.
Ms. Mark Ruffalo
Jul 19, 2017 • 72 min
We talk about the hotness and fluidity of the Mark Ruffalo sexuality, love/hate relationships with our moms, BTS fake designer bags and our kick ass Koreans Dyne Suh and Phil Jaisohn.
White Chyna
Jul 12, 2017 • 92 min
What do Rob Kardashian and Donald Trump Jr. have in common? They’re both rich white men who can ruin their family’s names. How do we get off the reality tit and on the C-Span nipple? Also, we talk getting started in comedy, live action Aladdin, and…
Hawaii Five NO
Jul 5, 2017 • 93 min
As Kim Jong Un trolls Trump and America with ICBM testing, Peter spends a beautiful day on the gay beach in Chicago with his best friends and Eunji spends some much needed time alone at King Spa. With the entertainment industry’s scandal with Daniel Dae…
Yanky Panky
Jun 28, 2017 • 81 min
Peter and Eunji explore group sex, orgies, threesomes and more, in this week’s episode of sex positivity and how to engage with your partner/partners about the possibility of an expanded bedroom situation. We also give it up to our #KickAssKorean Steven…
PRIDE, and prejudices
Jun 20, 2017 • 73 min
We celebrate PRIDE MONTH with personal stories of victories and fails in love and relationships. What’s it like to be closeted and Korean? How do you navigate the issues of identity and self worth with a culture that doesn’t foster individualism? We also…
Krazy Konservative Koreans
Jun 13, 2017 • 76 min
Conservatism and nationalism stretches beyond race and religion, sometimes the worst of us are the ones we grow up with. In this episode we trash KCCoC, Jeff Sessions and the GOP (surprise) while spotlighting Andrea Silenzi of WHY OH WHY, Jeannie Rhee and…
gasLIT af
Jun 5, 2017 • 71 min
How do comedians with a political pov precent themselves from going from satire to just… sad? What is the role of comedy in today’s socio-political landscape and how much is even enough?
Dead Girl, Live Boy
May 31, 2017 • 74 min
Is Trump’s administration impervious to scandals? What will it take to impeach our Tang in Chief? We explore the role of the comedian in today’s political landscape and what long term effects, if any, Kathy Griffin’s actions has on her career. We also…
Use Your Words
May 25, 2017 • 69 min
Why do Korean men, and men in general, resort to violence? Because they don’t have the language to alleviate their emotional constipation. We examine the evolution of violence from the home country to American and the kick assery of comedian Kim Min Kyung…
Re-Branding Yourself
May 18, 2017 • 93 min
James Comey’s Firing, Chaffetz quitting, Roger Ailes dying, it’s clear that the GOP is in desperate need for a face lift. But re-branding is something we all do while we’re looking to find ourselves. We explore how to find your voice and truth, and dive…
Saturday Night Lame
May 10, 2017 • 85 min
What is the role of SNL in our culture? Is it to be the cutting edge of social commentary or is it simply a comedy show? We explore the problematic casting decisions that continue to plague SNL and the rest of the Hollywood. We also talk about the…
You Got Chink’D!
May 3, 2017 • 97 min
As we see the resurgence of “Yellow Peril”, we explore what it means to reclaim racial slurs like chink, gook and derivations of ching chong bing bong. We also talk about the state of racial tension between Korean and Black Americans 25 years after the LA…
Bitch, Read!
Apr 24, 2017 • 108 min
Being ajumma ass bitches, we both do stand up and both scold the audience to be better read, AIGO! We also tackle depression, anxiety and PTSD that comes along with being wired for comedy and not knowing when enough is, enough. We also start Part 1 of our…
Home Despot
Apr 19, 2017 • 101 min
If we must live under tyranny, is it better to be subjugated by white hegemony or Kim Jong Un? This episode explores the fragile state of Esther Ku’s mental health and take a deep dive into the Pew Research Center’s data on how Korean Americans stack up…
United We Fall
Apr 11, 2017 • 89 min
We drag United Airlines and the Chicago Police Department just like they dragged an innocent bloodied man off a flight he paid for. Is violence against Asian Americans becoming the norm? We also celebrate the beauty of bidets, voice actor Cho SungWon…
The Pepsi Revolution
Apr 5, 2017 • 74 min
Give the world a Coke, but give a cop a Pepsi - what does it mean to be a millennial activist? Hot takes on Kendall Jenner as the face of White Feminism, how to raise a woke man, the state of both Koreas, and by the way, are we psychic? We also honor the…
Hatin’ Ass Realness
Mar 27, 2017 • 75 min
Haters gonna hate, and we love calling they asses out. This week, we explore the double edged sword of internet trolls, how to approach realness with your friends, reading vs cunty-ness in the Chicago comedy scene, racial plurality and celebrate the rare…
Starting Over
Mar 21, 2017 • 69 min
How many times can we start over? We explore how to make your voice heard when you’re the only one of that voice around. Plus we celebrate stylist to the stars Jeff K. Kim, bad ass OG Ajumma Chief Justice Lee Jung Mi and Kpop from the 90’s and 00’s!
A Dragged Race
Mar 15, 2017 • 97 min
We explore the the thing find most offensive: Lazy Comedy - whether it comes from Amy Schumer, or one of our own, Esther Ku. Is the plurality of Koreans enough to justify one that drags her own race? Or does a bitch just need to be dragged, Korean or not?…
Hot Asian Men
Mar 7, 2017 • 70 min
Why does the emasculation of Asian men continue to propagate, and who’s the culprit? We explore toxic masculinity, white male terrorism, the hotness of political refugee and nephew of North Korean dictator - Kim Han Sol and the denial of comfort women by…
We are Margaret Cho
Mar 1, 2017 • 87 min
We pay homage to the QUEEN and explore why it’s taken Korean Americans so long to enter the comedy scene after Margaret Cho blazed the trail. We also chat about film maker Andrew Ahn and his fabulous new movie “Spa Night”, and what it means to be closeted…
Buck Toothed Bitch
Feb 21, 2017 • 91 min
Does HAN - the feeling of unresolved resentment - drive Koreans to being uniquely hot tempered and proud? We explore that and what it means to get your ho on, the new bucktoothed Korean “American Girl” doll, AZN gangs and much, much more.
Assassination Confirmation
Feb 13, 2017 • 82 min
We explore Koreans in Hollywood, sexy North Korean spy twins, diversity initiatives, Chicago crack chicken, the art of Michael Vince Kim and much more.
White Privileged
Feb 5, 2017 • 86 min
Eunji and Peter explore sharing lives with white men, how to fight with conservatives you love, DIY cosmetics, demanding excellence from our civil servants and the ever elusive pursuit of happiness. They also round out the episode with shout outs to…
The First One
Jan 29, 2017 • 79 min
Two Chicago comedians, Peter Kim (@peterkz) and Eunji Kim (@thebesteunji) examine Korean culture, the current President, gay culture, body image, personal failures and much much more through the keen and judgmental eye of the Korean ajumma. @ajummashow