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S06E06: Is Pretty Privilege Real?

Is Pretty Privilege Real or Objectification Episode Summary This week, your hosts discuss the concept of pretty privilege. Is it a real thing, and if pretty people do get more advantages in life while the rest of us uggos get nothing, is it actually a privilege or a curse in disguise? Could it be that…

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S06E05: Was it just a Fight or Are They Toxic?

Recognizing Toxic People Episode Summary Friendships and relationships can be tricky, but one important tool to navigate them is to recognize toxicity and cut it out of your life. This week, your hosts talk about those people in your life with whom you may occasionally get into arguments, and help you identify if it was…

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S06E04: Pair Bonding and Promiscuity

Pair Bonding and Promiscuity Episode Summary Before you listen to this episode, call the DKS Hotline at 407-519-0181 and ask us a question! Done? Great. The new trend in toxic man culture and women shaming is a nonsense phrase called “pair bonding” and how it applies to a woman’s sex life (never the man’s, of…

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S06E03: Dating While Broke

Dating While Broke Episode Summary With so many layoffs happening and so many people suffering financially, dating can seem daunting. Your hosts talk about the best mindset to have if you’re dating while watching your budget, and ways to avoid losing more money while going on dates. Also this week, Sarah goes on a hot…

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S06E02: Will You Marry Me?

Will You Marry Me? Episode Summary What’s the end goal of a relationship? Does it have to be marriage? After Sarah takes a private trip to Hawaii, does she have big news about her and Roy? You won’t want to miss this episode, full of travel tips for Oahu, a caller to the DKS Helpline,…

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S06E01: Making Friends

Making Friends Episode Summary Welcome to Season Six of Dating Kinda Sucks! One important aspect of healthy relationships is the platonic friendships we make, and this week your hosts will explore the tricky topic of how the hell you make friends as an adult? Also this week, Adam talks about grief and teeth, Sarah’s got…

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S05E33: How Much Does Money Matter?

How Much Does Money Matter in Dating Episode Summary Is paying for everything a red flag? The power of money can create an obligation even in the most innocent of scenarios, but when used maliciously, it creates a false sense of obligation and a dangerous power dynamic. Your hosts give you some tips to navigate…

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S05E32: Red Flags in Bed

Red Flags in Bed Episode Summary There are red flags to watch out for when you first meet someone, and then there are the red flags that don’t show up until you’re naked and vulnerable in bed with a new partner. Sarah and Adam identify the pre-, post-, and inter-coital warning signs that you don’t…

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S05E31: The Mullet Conundrum

The Mullet Conundrum What is the mullet conundrum? It’s the issue you’re presented with when the partner you love makes a cosmetic change that you hate. How do you handle it? Sarah and Adam discuss the best actions you can take when faced with . . . the mullet conundrum. Also this week, What To…

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S05E30: The Stigma of Being Single

The Stigma of Being Single Episode Summary Can we stop treating single people, and especially single women, like they’re somehow incomplete? This week, Sarah and Adam talk about stopping the stigma society places on being single. Are you contributing to it? Also this week, Sarah tells us what to see in Nashville, Adam’s about to…

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