Nikki & Anna chat The Preakness. They also discuss some tips for where and how to meet single men. Lots of talk about steak.
Anna & Nikki address a listeners request to chat about hockey and several tangents are taken. They also try to provide some wisdom and dating advice to a couple of loyal listeners who are off to college next Fall. When we say wisdom we obviously mean wisDUMB.
Anna & Nikki continue to discuss March Madness, despite their producer's request to move on to something new. They bring closure to Turtle's stolen car, introduce a new movie review segment with a very special guest and read a "saggy" Ball Sack story from a loyal listener in Kentucky.
Nikki, Anna and friend/guest/gambler Kate report live (which means pre-recorded, obviously) from March Madness in Vegas.
Nikki & Anna welcome fellow podcasters Dan & Bryan of the Dan & Bryan Sportscast to the show. They talk to Dan about playing football for the University of Nebraska and chat with Bryan about dating in LA. Anna falls in love with Bryan’s smooth voice and mispronounces a word.
Anna had an accident. Nikki & Anna talk about the NCAA tournament in a segment that is no longer called Pumping Up the Gas for Vegas. They discuss cupcakes, Kevin Durant and ponder how to “slide into the DMs” with someone.
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 & 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 & 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.