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315 - Wednesday Martin (Bestselling Author)

Wednesday Martin is the real deal. Her upcoming book, Untrue (out in September) is a look at the emerging science of female desire and some of the most prominent women behind the controversial research.Her memoir, Primates of Park Avenue was greeted as a hilarious, touching, and insightful look into the exotic world of Manhattan motherhood. Stepmonster, a finalist for the prestigious Books for a Better Life Award, is widely considered the “go-to” source for stepmothers, adult stepchildren, therapists and others who seek a uniquely candid, interdisciplinary, cross-cultural and comprehensive look at the topic. She is also the author of Marlene Dietrich, tracing the actress and cabaret performer's life, career, and impact on the image of women.

Music: "Two Sticks," by Joel Havea.

Primates of Park Avenue: A Memoir
By Wednesday Martin Ph.D.

Show Notes:

Wednesday Martin is the real deal. Her memoir, Primates of Park Avenue is a hilarious, touching, and
insightful look into the exotic world of Manhattan motherhood. Her next book, Untrue, is a look at the
emerging science of female desire and some of the most prominent women behind the controversial
research.
Introduction (00:00-16:34)
(00:00) Intro/ Being on Joe Regan and learning from criticism.
(03:04) Intro to Wednesday and how they originally met.
(05:10) The interesting Relationship with Joe Rogan being almost completely in the public eye.
(09:40) General updates/ Patreon targetently reading etc.
(14:05) Two Sticks Joel Haveha.
(16:34) End of intro.
Interview (07:27-1:05:10)
(16:25) Intro Banter.
(17: 54) The connection between sex at dawn and Wednesdays work.
(19:15) The two major currencies in life (time vs money.) The end of affluence and The emergence of
trends like minimalism, mindfulness, van life ect.
(24:30) The flow of life, trying not to time things and believe in the wisdom of thugs going the way
they're going.
(30:50) Wednesday's book, untrue an instance best seller. And why the hell her name is Wednesday!?.
(36:00) mid conceptions about human sexuality and hunter gathers. "How women were the shit!
(43:15) Nisa (check spelling) research about the Kun in Botswana.
(48:28) Body dysmorphia in the modern age and in USA vs Europe.
(53:45) Trump & US politics, Flo Kennedy.
(1:02:15) Porn Scholar, Mireille Miller-Young and her work.
(1:05:09) End of interview.
(1:05:10:31) Outro
(01:00:13) “Smoke Alarm” by Carsie Blanton

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