Nikki's dad, Roy, joins the podcast and delivers hard-hitting facts about NCAA basketball. Nikki & Anna also share a listener story from The Ball Sack that involves jean jamming. And then Roy says "jean jamming."
All you need to know is this episode was recorded on a ski chair lift. It is windy, literally and figuratively (Altitoots).
Nikki & Anna are excited to welcome our first guest: our buddy, Matt! Matt shares some insights on the gay dating scene, reviews his favorite and not-so-favorite apps and tells a cringe-worthy first date story. The three cover a weird occurrence at a Siena-Rider college basketball game and hope Nigel Hayes doesn't have the yips.
Nikki and Anna work through some etymology questions and share a VerDateIm sent to Anna via Match.com. They ponder a question from a listener: Who Is America’s Sweetheart? They also rehash their hate of Grayson Allen, Johnny Manziel and the NBA in general.
Nikki & Anna discuss Ronda Rousey's unfortunate bout, cold weather in the South, date shakes, a listener story From the Ball Sack that includes a four-date reveal of unsavory suitor details, and their undying hatred for Duke point guard Grayson Allen. And some other stuff.
Despite throat issues, Nikki & Anna share their thoughts on Match.com: they aren’t good. They also give some handy online dating red flags, possibly insult some listeners along the way, then briefly discuss the Badgers Bowl game. (But since it doesn’t really matter it is a very brief discussion.)
Nikki and Anna are happy to be the meat in your holiday sandwich, as they wrap up the year with the infamous Winnebago Rose Bowl road trip story. Nikki shares some dating news you need to sit down for. Anna shares some dating news you can probably just casually lean for. Happy holidays and New Years, #loyallisteners! We love you all.
Nikki & Anna share their holiday plans and reflect on being single at the holidays. They also discuss the Browns losing streak, start to talk about the Gopher Bowl drama but decide it's too serious, and cover a magnificent feat by the Baylor’s women basketball team.
Nikki goes on far too long about The Nutcracker. Nikki & Anna discuss Badgers football briefly but redirect their focus and energy to basketball. They chat the Heisman (more questions than answers) and share a cold, cold listener story From the Ball Sack.
Nikki has a hangover. Nikki & Anna discuss football and their teams' lackluster performances. There is general technology chit chat and a very important PSA about holiday parties.
Nikki & Anna gear up for the Battle for the Axe between Wisconsin and Minnesota, then record in real-time during the game from an event at The 508 bar in Minneapolis. They also share a VerDateIm from a loyal listener that could use some editing.
Nikki & Anna talk about international travel troubles. They also crunch the numbers on the Badgers' odds of making it to the playoffs (for football, which is not called the Final Four), and share a story From the Ball Sack from a listener who has balls. Really.
Nikki & Anna talk about almost everything except the election, with topics including college football (duh), and a VerDateIm from a fan that is rather graphic.
Nikki & Anna dedicate most of this episode documenting the historic Cubs World Series win. They also share a story from a loyal listener straight From the Ball Sack, and this one hits close to home for Nikki.
Nikki & Anna talk about the anxiety of watching multiple sports teams they love at the same time. They also tell Volume 2 (of god knows how many) of the Winnebago Rose Bowl road trip story. Anna shares a choice VerDateIm that she reads to herself every morning.
Anna talks about her birthday weekend, aka her downward spiral into 38. Nikki & Anna give a Badgers Cubs Vikes update. They do a segment of Tap that App, reviewing a new celeb dating app called Raya (not Rayon).
Nikki & Anna give a recap on their trip to Greece (so much tzatziki) and share an unsavory listener story from The Ball Sack involving hairless cats. They also do an update on all their teams: Vikes, Badgers, Cubs.
Nikki & Anna did a pretty good job picking their favorite Last Week's Balls moments last episode, but it feels like our loyal listeners and producer Leslie did a better job picking. You be the judge.
While Nikki and Anna vacation in Greece, we're sharing their favorite Last Week's Balls moments. Enjoy this throwback and share it with a potential new loyal listener!
Anna & Nikki discuss their upcoming trip to Greece. Sporting news includes their beloved Badgers, Vikings and Kevin Garnett. ALSO: we welcome our first guest star to the show.
Anna & Nikki discuss peculiar college mascots and share a very interesting story about a math genius hacking into a dating site. And by interesting we mean slightly depressing.
Anna & Nikki dedicate this episode to their beloved Wisconsin Badgers and their hot date with Destiny.
Nikki & Anna share disturbing news about the Vikings. They chat Tim Tebow and tell a loyal listener's story straight from The Ball Sack (and the lunch sack).
Nikki & Anna talk about Stanley the Goldendoodle's recent surgery and the difficulties of photographing Usain Bolt. Anna gives an update on Excel Spreadsheet guy. The ladies give their college football predictions.