a podcast about everything but
David Foster Wallace's Infinite Jest
December 21, 2019
For us in the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice is upon us, and Caitlin and Jenny discuss some Basic Lady ways to pause and appreciate it. Things are only getting brighter now.
December 4, 2019
Jennity and Caitlin bridge the gap between Halloween and Christmas with ghosts, which are real, whether or not you've had three margaritas.
November 19, 2019
Jenny and Caitlin extend the most sacred of seasons for an episode-long Basic Witches' Corner.
October 21, 2019
Happy Halloween! Jenny and Caitlin talk about the worst debate and The Worst Witch, and discover that a game of M/F/K is better than therapy.
October 7, 2019
We're back! If you want to hear the new book we're not reading, first you have to get through about 20 minutes of Caitlin and Jenny talking about whistles and cinnamon brooms. Welcome to season 3!
August 26, 2019
Your IIJJ hosts are getting ready for the cinematic event of 2019, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, by recapping their recent viewing of 2014's Maleficent.
And it's our season 2 finale, so we say good riddance to Jonathan Franzen and T...
August 13, 2019
Jenny has been rewatching Dr. Who, so naturally Caitlin has to ask which character is most likely to tell you to read Infinite Jest.
In the penultimate episode of season 2, we request your recommendations for what not to read next,...
July 16, 2019
Hickenlooper is a scientist! And other things we learned in the debates. Jenny and Caitlin also discuss what The Corrections might be about.
June 3, 2019
Caitlin and Jenny might be dating Joe Biden? Who can really say.
May 6, 2019
Two of our favorite women keep cranking out hits, so we made you a mix tape. Here's Caitlin and Jenny's mashup of Elizabeth Warren policies and Lizzo songs that, like most mashups, no one was asking for.