For a Bad Time, Call...

For a Bad Time, Call...

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For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast dedicated to women’s anger. Our hotline voice-rage-box is open 24/7 at 669-BAD-TIME to receive any negative feelings you may want to vent. Each fortnight, we take the best of those calls and release a podcast episode filled to the brim with frustration, exasperation, and displeasure. It’s fun, we promise! For a bad time, call 669-223-8463 (BAD-TIME).
24, A Year Of Rage!
Nov 16, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode, we hear about the inescapability of body shaming, the awfulness of facing misogyny at work and the struggle to talk about an oft-covered-up issue. Plus, we celebrate one year of rage. Our sincerest thanks to every single person…
23, Felonies Not Worth Committing
Nov 2, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode, we hear about workplace bullies and the insecurity they inspire, a terrible, terrible week, and a co-worker who must be out of her gourd. (See what we did there? Autumn!) For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast…
22, When Witchcraft Doesn’t Cut It
Oct 19, 2018 • 3 min
In this episode, we hear how frustrating it is for male anger to triumph, dumb boyfriends that say dumber things, and the quiet, painful anger of being betrayed by your own therapist’s indifference.
21, Dramatic, Moody, and Unreliable
Sep 21, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode, we hear about the struggle to shift ableist paradigms, the frustration of having uncharitable feelings you can’t squash, and a terrible dude named Richard. For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast dedicated to women’s anger. Our…
20, Ain’t The Best, But Ain’t The Worst
Sep 7, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode, we hear about annoyance of having to laugh at sexist jokes, the unwarranted guilt of taking hard-earned vacation days, and a truly beautiful call to action. Plus, cussing! For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast dedicated to women’s…
19, Every Fork in the Restaurant
Aug 17, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode, we hear the frustration of being passed over for a promotion, the sadness of losing one of life’s great joys because people are, and the rage of someone not understanding your illness. Plus, a comparison of oranges and circus clowns…
18, Voicemail Spotlight: Keeping Hands Where They Belong
Aug 3, 2018 • 4 min
In this second Voicemail Spotlight, we hear from a woman who has experienced every classic sexist workplace trope in the book and still somehow keeps it together and keeps going. Our callers continue to astound us with their grace and strength. …
17, Millenial Baby Boomer Cage Fight
Jul 20, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode, we hear about the bravery of 7 women, the invalidation of feelings, and unjustified hatred of millenials (though as God as her witness, Clare will burn down every Applebee’s she comes across). Plus our first international caller!…
16, The Best Hall Monitor on the Goddamned Planet
Jul 6, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode, we hear about incompetent bureaucracies, inferior music software, the painful intersection of terrible current events and terrible familial relations, plus the worst pick-up line we’ve ever heard, which, trust us, is saying something….
15, Dutch Boy Rebellion
Jun 22, 2018 • 3 min
In this episode, we hear about one woman’s right to cut her hair however she pleases, the struggle of not knowing what to do with your pain, and the frustration of being a millenial stereotype. (Seriously screw gender roles, everyone should have…
14, Aaron Sorkin Wannabes
Jun 1, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode, we hear about obnoxious dudes taking credit where they shouldn’t, the struggle of having children who need to stfu, and the fact that you can be a FREAKING SPICE GIRL AND STILL BE TOLD TO SMILE, ARE YOU KIDDING US? For a Bad…
13, Romaine Calm
May 18, 2018 • 5 min
In this ep, we hear about loneliness, spending woes, and the fear of e. coli lurking around every corner. Also, we can’t believe it took us this long to pun a title and it’s 100% facetious—stay angry, friends.
12, The Right Place to Have a Panic Attack
May 4, 2018 • 4 min
In this ep, we hear how bossiness ruins the holy combo of beer and bicycling, an account of self-doubt that feels all too familiar, and the mixed emotions that occur when rapists get their due. Fair warning: there’s not a lot of levity to be found in…
11, Blanket Fort Hideouts
Apr 20, 2018 • 3 min
In this week’s ep, we hear from two ends of the dude-dating spectrum—from too many dudes to too few. Plus, handling another person’s indecision and the worst break-up date for a dog person. Call us at 669-BAD-TIME with your complaints!
10, Infinite Gold Stars
Apr 6, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode: a woman with the restraint of a saint, a far-too-relatable story of doubt, and one woman straight-dragging her untalented neighbors and whiney dude bands writ large in the same breath (which is truly the cathartic cap we needed for…
9, Bullet Dodged
Mar 16, 2018 • 3 min
In this episode, we hear about the exhaustion of seeing abusers again and again, the frustration of being too young to drink, and yet another ridiculous work practice. Oh, and perhaps the worst bastardization of Back to the Future we’ve ever heard.
8, Pinching Is Never a Good Plan
Mar 2, 2018 • 3 min
In this episode, we hear about transphobia, respect gaps, and why you should never, ever ask if a woman is pregnant. (Your changes in weight don’t need to have a reason behind them to feel justified—you’re great and entitled to forever hate a perfectly…
7, Little Humans in Gas Metal Shells
Feb 16, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode, we hear a reaction to just one of the many rage-inducing headlines of late, discuss purposeful car crash logistics, and touch on how underappreciated librarians are. (So underappreciated. Go thank one today. Seriously. That’s your home…)
6, Trying to Peep Some Chickadees
Feb 2, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode, we hear about the horrors of bad attitudes, delayed bird-watching, and having your face grabbed without your permission. Call us at 669-BAD-TIME with your tales of woe, frustration, and rage. Go to our…
Girding Our Metaphorical Loins
Jan 19, 2018 • 3 min
For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast dedicated to women’s anger. In this, its fifth episode, we hear about hair pulling, unwanted tears, and literal and metaphorical tools.
4, Butt Pats and Condescension
Jan 3, 2018 • 7 min
For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast dedicated to women’s anger. In this, its fourth episode, we hear tales of workplace rage from women across the country: from not being paid enough to unwanted touching to condescending coworkers. We collaborated…
Voicemail Spotlight: How to Not Talk About Your Universal Experience
Dec 29, 2017 • 4 min
In this bonus episode, we take a break from your regularly formatted collage of rage to bring you one single voicemail that caught our ears and broke our hearts. Keep an eye out for a special themed episode next week and, as always, call us with your…
3, Ruining Pants and Pizza
Dec 15, 2017 • 3 min
For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast dedicated to women’s anger. In this, its third episode, we hear frustration about unwanted touching, the struggles of single motherhood, and the ruination of perfectly good pizza. Special thanks to Emily Woodbury…
2, Flyers, Eyerolls, and Punches
Dec 1, 2017 • 2 min
For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast dedicated to women’s anger. In this, its second episode, we hear voicemail rage about doctors who don’t believe you, the inaudibility of eyerolls, and the ineffectiveness of flyers. Warning: a dash of misandry in this…
1, The Rage Begins
Oct 29, 2017 • 2 min
For a Bad Time, Call… is a podcast dedicated to women’s anger. In this, its inaugural episode, we hear rage about ex-boyfriends, sausage patties, and the greatest foe of all: our own emotions.