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Terrible, Thanks For Asking

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Terrible, Thanks For Asking

Terrible, Thanks For Asking

American Public Media

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You know how every day someone asks "how are you?" And even if you’re totally dying inside, you just say "fine," so everyone can go about their day? This show is the opposite of that. Hosted by author and notable widow (her words) Nora McInerny, this is a funny/sad/uncomfortable podcast about talking honestly about our pain, our awkwardness, and our humanness, which is not an actual word. From American Public Media.

Latest Episodes

Ch-ch-ch-changes!

EIn life, the only thing that remains constant is change. As TTFA goes through our own major changes, we explore what change really means to us.You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate.

30 MIN3 w ago
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Ch-ch-ch-changes!

Listen to This: Fading Minds

EIt's something we all dread. It's also something most of us probably don't understand too well: Alzheimer's Disease. Drug companies have spent billions, so why isn't there a cure? Our colleagues at APM Reports dug into this question. Listen to what they found, and learn more at: https://www.apmreports.org/story/2019/10/15/senility-alzheimers-amyloid-plaques

54 MIN2019 DEC 12
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Listen to This: Fading Minds

88: Happy Podiversary (We’re 3!)

EIt's our third birthday, and to celebrate, Nora is crying. Also: book recommendations for grievers are below. “The Body Keeps The Score” by Bessel van der Kolk, M.D. “Mindsight” by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. “When Bad Things Happen To Good People” by Harold S. Kushner “Felicity” by Mary Oliver You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate

26 MIN2019 NOV 27
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88: Happy Podiversary (We’re 3!)

87: What Happened to You? (Part 3)

EThis is the third and final episode in our series on childhood trauma and we're going big-picture. So buckle up, because the train is going to make stops in Rantville, Can You Believe This Burg and OMGtown. This episode was produced in partnership with Call to Mind, American Public Media's initiative to foster new conversations about mental health; And St. David's Center for Child and Family Development, which is building relationships that nurture the development of every child and family; With support from the Sauer Family Foundation, which is committed to improving the lives of disadvantaged children and their families in Minnesota. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate. And check out our sponsors this week: Scattered Podcast from WNYC Studios Third Love - thirdlove.com/terrible Rothy’s - ...

49 MIN2019 NOV 20
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87: What Happened to You? (Part 3)

86: What Happened to You? (Part 2)

EIf the terrible things that happened to you during childhood can affect your health later in life, how do you NOT live out the worst possibilities for yourself? Is that even possible? In this second episode of our series about childhood trauma, we look at protective factors and resilience. This episode was produced in partnership with Call to Mind, American Public Media's initiative to foster new conversations about mental health; And St. David's Center for Child and Family Development, which is building relationships that nurture the development of every child and family; With support from the Sauer Family Foundation, which is committed to improving the lives of disadvantaged children and their families in Minnesota. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate. And check out our sponsors this week:...

54 MIN2019 NOV 13
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86: What Happened to You? (Part 2)

85: What Happened to You? (Part 1)

EWe all kind of understand that what happens to us as a child affects us as an adult. But there is recent evidence that the way our childhoods affect us is so much deeper and more surprising than we thought. This episode was produced in partnership with Call to Mind, American Public Media's initiative to foster new conversations about mental health; And St. David's Center for Child and Family Development, which is building relationships that nurture the development of every child and family; With support from the Sauer Family Foundation, which is committed to improving the lives of disadvantaged children and their families in Minnesota. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate. And check out our sponsors this week: Ritual - ritual.com/thanks Brooklinen - brooklinen.com with code TERRIBLE Talkspace...

45 MIN2019 NOV 6
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85: What Happened to You? (Part 1)

84: God's Plan

ECaleb Campbell always knew there was a plan for his life. And he went for what he thought was the plan with everything he had. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate And check out our sponsors this week: HoneyBook - tryhoneybook.com/thanks Stitch Fix - stitchfix.com/ttfa Your Super - yoursuper.com with code TERRIBLE Quip Oral Care - quip.com/terrible

53 MIN2019 OCT 30
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84: God's Plan

83: Our Parents' Debts

EWhen a supporting pillar is knocked out of a family, the consequences can be costly. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate And check out our sponsors this week: FabFitFun - fabfitfun.com with code TERRIBLE Third Love - thirdlove.com/terrible Talkspace - talkspace.com with code TERRIBLE Rothy's - rothys.com/terrible

51 MIN2019 OCT 23
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83: Our Parents' Debts

82: The Gift of Time

EWhen Karen’s dad’s health isn’t doing well, she decides to take action. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate And check out our sponsors this week: Rothy's - rothys.com/terrible KiwiCo - kiwico.com/ttfa Brooklinen - brooklinen.com with code TERRIBLE

59 MIN2019 OCT 16
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82: The Gift of Time

81: Emily + Brian

ELove is like... a rollercoaster. Highs, lows, and UGH WHY DID WE SIGN UP FOR THIS? Here's one couple's ride. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate And check out our sponsors this week: Third Love - thirdlove.com/terrible FabFitFun - fabfitfun.com with code TERRIBLE Talkspace - talkspace.com with code TERRIBLE Grove Collaborative - grove.co/thanks

53 MIN2019 OCT 9
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81: Emily + Brian

Latest Episodes

Ch-ch-ch-changes!

EIn life, the only thing that remains constant is change. As TTFA goes through our own major changes, we explore what change really means to us.You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate.

30 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Ch-ch-ch-changes!

Listen to This: Fading Minds

EIt's something we all dread. It's also something most of us probably don't understand too well: Alzheimer's Disease. Drug companies have spent billions, so why isn't there a cure? Our colleagues at APM Reports dug into this question. Listen to what they found, and learn more at: https://www.apmreports.org/story/2019/10/15/senility-alzheimers-amyloid-plaques

54 MIN2019 DEC 12
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Listen to This: Fading Minds

88: Happy Podiversary (We’re 3!)

EIt's our third birthday, and to celebrate, Nora is crying. Also: book recommendations for grievers are below. “The Body Keeps The Score” by Bessel van der Kolk, M.D. “Mindsight” by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. “When Bad Things Happen To Good People” by Harold S. Kushner “Felicity” by Mary Oliver You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate

26 MIN2019 NOV 27
Comments
88: Happy Podiversary (We’re 3!)

87: What Happened to You? (Part 3)

EThis is the third and final episode in our series on childhood trauma and we're going big-picture. So buckle up, because the train is going to make stops in Rantville, Can You Believe This Burg and OMGtown. This episode was produced in partnership with Call to Mind, American Public Media's initiative to foster new conversations about mental health; And St. David's Center for Child and Family Development, which is building relationships that nurture the development of every child and family; With support from the Sauer Family Foundation, which is committed to improving the lives of disadvantaged children and their families in Minnesota. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate. And check out our sponsors this week: Scattered Podcast from WNYC Studios Third Love - thirdlove.com/terrible Rothy’s - ...

49 MIN2019 NOV 20
Comments
87: What Happened to You? (Part 3)

86: What Happened to You? (Part 2)

EIf the terrible things that happened to you during childhood can affect your health later in life, how do you NOT live out the worst possibilities for yourself? Is that even possible? In this second episode of our series about childhood trauma, we look at protective factors and resilience. This episode was produced in partnership with Call to Mind, American Public Media's initiative to foster new conversations about mental health; And St. David's Center for Child and Family Development, which is building relationships that nurture the development of every child and family; With support from the Sauer Family Foundation, which is committed to improving the lives of disadvantaged children and their families in Minnesota. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate. And check out our sponsors this week:...

54 MIN2019 NOV 13
Comments
86: What Happened to You? (Part 2)

85: What Happened to You? (Part 1)

EWe all kind of understand that what happens to us as a child affects us as an adult. But there is recent evidence that the way our childhoods affect us is so much deeper and more surprising than we thought. This episode was produced in partnership with Call to Mind, American Public Media's initiative to foster new conversations about mental health; And St. David's Center for Child and Family Development, which is building relationships that nurture the development of every child and family; With support from the Sauer Family Foundation, which is committed to improving the lives of disadvantaged children and their families in Minnesota. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate. And check out our sponsors this week: Ritual - ritual.com/thanks Brooklinen - brooklinen.com with code TERRIBLE Talkspace...

45 MIN2019 NOV 6
Comments
85: What Happened to You? (Part 1)

84: God's Plan

ECaleb Campbell always knew there was a plan for his life. And he went for what he thought was the plan with everything he had. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate And check out our sponsors this week: HoneyBook - tryhoneybook.com/thanks Stitch Fix - stitchfix.com/ttfa Your Super - yoursuper.com with code TERRIBLE Quip Oral Care - quip.com/terrible

53 MIN2019 OCT 30
Comments
84: God's Plan

83: Our Parents' Debts

EWhen a supporting pillar is knocked out of a family, the consequences can be costly. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate And check out our sponsors this week: FabFitFun - fabfitfun.com with code TERRIBLE Third Love - thirdlove.com/terrible Talkspace - talkspace.com with code TERRIBLE Rothy's - rothys.com/terrible

51 MIN2019 OCT 23
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83: Our Parents' Debts

82: The Gift of Time

EWhen Karen’s dad’s health isn’t doing well, she decides to take action. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate And check out our sponsors this week: Rothy's - rothys.com/terrible KiwiCo - kiwico.com/ttfa Brooklinen - brooklinen.com with code TERRIBLE

59 MIN2019 OCT 16
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82: The Gift of Time

81: Emily + Brian

ELove is like... a rollercoaster. Highs, lows, and UGH WHY DID WE SIGN UP FOR THIS? Here's one couple's ride. You can catch up with TTFA on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using @ttfapodcast. Nora's Instagram is @noraborealis. TTFA is public media. Which means we are supported by you. You can join us with a contribution at ttfa.org/donate And check out our sponsors this week: Third Love - thirdlove.com/terrible FabFitFun - fabfitfun.com with code TERRIBLE Talkspace - talkspace.com with code TERRIBLE Grove Collaborative - grove.co/thanks

53 MIN2019 OCT 9
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81: Emily + Brian
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