Show Your Work Podcast Articles

Show Your Work: The Royal Engagement plus Kendrick Lamar and Margot Robbie 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 27, 2017 21:28:26 November 27, 2017 21:28:26

Duana and I recorded this week’s episode of Show Your Work yesterday. While, at the time, we did not yet know what would happen today, our discussion points still apply – Prince Harry’s relationship with the media, the media workings around this kind of event, and what Harry and now Meghan have shown us about how they’ll run their media playbook. Full Story

Show Your Work: Harvey Weinstein Edition

Duana Posted by Duana at October 11, 2017 18:45:57 October 11, 2017 18:45:57
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Lainey and I both knew we would have a hard time holding on through the whole hiatus. We talked all the time about what we would talk about on the podcast when we brought it back. But we couldn’t have predicted it would be for this. As the Harvey Weinstein Full Story

Show Your Work: Taylor Swift is The Matrix

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 28, 2017 19:34:22 August 28, 2017 19:34:22

Taylor Swift has been breaking all kinds of records with Look What You Made Me Do – on iTunes, on YouTube, on Spotify. So while the song may not be a hit with critics, it’s undeniable that she’s one of the most powerful forces in music. Full Story

Show Your Work: The Kardashian Decade

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 21, 2017 20:04:02 August 21, 2017 20:04:02

If you’re surprised that the Kardashians are the lead story on this week’s episode of Show Your Work, you’re not alone. Duana was expecting a fight when she pitched it to me last week after The Hollywood Reporter featured them in their latest issue, an oral history of how the Kardashian decade came to be. Full Story

Show Your Work: Taylor Swift in court

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 14, 2017 20:26:55 August 14, 2017 20:26:55
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The jury is now deliberating in the Taylor Swift civil trial against (is that the right word? Against?) former DJ David Mueller who allegedly groped her ass during a meet and greet in 2013. Following Taylor’s testimony last week, the judge threw out David Mueller’s case against Taylor (he claims she got him fired and ruined his reputation) for insufficient evidence. Full Story

Show Your Work: Angelina Jolie and the child star “momager”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 31, 2017 20:38:05 July 31, 2017 20:38:05

Here’s what happens every week behind the scenes when we record Show Your Work: Duana and Jacek speak passive aggressively to each other about the positioning of her microphone. He tells her that it’ll work best like this, she tries to adjust it herself, he doesn’t want her to adjust it, she insists that it’s better the way she wants it. Full Story

Show Your Work: Ashton Kutcher, the “feminist” & the Hawaii Five-0 salary dispute

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 10, 2017 20:11:24 July 10, 2017 20:11:24
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We begin this week’s podcast with a conversation about work posture which somehow devolves into a discussion about sh-tting posture which is a great lead-in to Ashton Kutcher. Today Ashton hosted a live chat on Facebook about gender equality in the workplace, specifically in the tech industry and a few days ago, in advance of the event, he posted the talking points Full Story