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Mall Talk with Paige Weldon and Emily Faye

Comedians Paige Weldon and Emily Faye don’t think hanging out at the mall should stop in adulthood. Join them and a guest each episode as they discuss mall memories from their youth, current day mall-going habits, and classic stores like Spencer’s, Wet Seal, and PacSun. Follow Mall Talk on Twitter and Instagram @malltalkpod. Photo by Mandee Johnson Photography @mandeephoto

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Barneys w/ Brandon Wardell

Brandon Wardell joins Paige and Emily to talk being addicted to fits, shopping at places that are (gasp) NOT the mall, and peddler of designer wares/mass butterfly murderer, Barneys New York. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY STITCHFIXwww.stitchfix.com/mall for 25% OFF! FOLLOW BRANDON:https://twitter.com/BRANDONWARDELLhttps://instagram.com/bswardell FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk

1hr 29mins

16 Jan 2019

Rank #1

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Marshall's w/ Simon Gibson

Simon Gibson (Inside Jokes, Last Call with Carson Daly) comes by to talk Portlands Lloyd Center and Mall 205, Burbanks Buffalo Wild Wings and Ross Dress For Less, and of course the discount queen herself, Marshalls. Plus a fun new segment, a surprising DMV location, and more.FOLLOW SIMON:https://www.instagram.com/simeygibson/https://twitter.com/simeygibsonFOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodMALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talkMERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastSegment theme songs by @wearenicelegs

1hr 21mins

8 Jan 2020

Rank #2

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Mervyn's w/ Emily Heller

This week Paige and Emily are joined by comedian and writer Emily Heller (Barry, Comedy Central) to discuss the mushroom selection at the Little Tokyo Galleria in downtown LA, the excellence of the malls of Japan and Thailand, and the oft-forgotten years that Mervyn's tried to rebrand itself as a California beach babe. Plus the pros and cons of karaoke, and a little on city planning.FOLLOW EMILY:https://twitter.com/MrEmilyHellerhttps://www.instagram.com/mremilyheller/FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast

1hr 29mins

20 Mar 2019

Rank #3

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Nordstrom: Boys Section w/ Jake Nordwind

Paige and Emily are joined by LA native Jake Nordwind to talk about his teen years frequenting Westside Pavillion, Westfield Century City and the Beverly Center. Plus the importance of Jackass in a young mans life, and of course how to win back your ex by cutting holes in newspapers and going to the movies.FOLLOW JAKE:https://www.instagram.com/sk8rpunk69/FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodMALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastSegment theme songs by @wearenicelegs

1hr 30mins

11 Dec 2019

Rank #4

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The Wall w/ Dave Ross

This week comedian and Glendale resident Dave Ross (Comedy Central, Late Late Show) tells us why his hometown mall is sinking into the ground a couple of inches each year. We also cover the loopholes of the lifetime music guarantee at The Wall, getting hot cocoa at the Americana during the holidays, and the shell of a mall that once was San Diego's Horton Plaza.THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY HARPERCOLLINSCheck out "What If It's Us" today!FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastFOLLOW DAVE:https://twitter.com/davetotherosshttps://www.instagram.com/davetotheross/

1hr 46mins

7 Aug 2019

Rank #5

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Sears w/ Biniam Bizuneh

This week the hilarious Biniam Bizuneh (Comedy Central Stand-Up, How to Be Broke) tells Paige and Emily all about getting lost at the mall as a kid, buying a last minute suit at Topshop, and living the California dream aka working at PacSun at the Grove. Plus cats, dogs, sports uniforms and a few minutes on Sears.FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastFOLLOW BINIAM:https://www.instagram.com/biniambiz/https://twitter.com/biniambiz

1hr 53mins

19 Jun 2019

Rank #6

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Brookstone w/ Raj Desai

Raj Desai (Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik, I Love You America) sits down with Paige and Emily to talk Brookstone, home of the fog-less mirror and the Frog-O-Sphere. Other topics include doing Normcore before it was a thing, hanging out at the mall on visits back home, and whether the daughter of TopShop's chairman is still dating the "Hot Felon." Also, some big news about the Grove.FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastFOLLOW RAJ:https://twitter.com/_rajdesai

1hr 37mins

3 Jul 2019

Rank #7

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Lids w/ Ramsey Badawi

At long last, Ramsey Badawi comes by to tell Paige and Emily about his days of collecting flat brims from Lids. Plus his recent trip to Dreamscape at Westfield Century City, working at Hot Topic during the holidays, and wearing a matching camo tux, Vans slip-ons and Lids hat to prom.THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY NATIVEhttps://www.nativedeodorant.com/mall ENTER "MALL" FOR 20% OFF!FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastFOLLOW RAMSEY:https://www.instagram.com/ramsbad/https://twitter.com/ramsbad

1hr 22mins

17 Jul 2019

Rank #8

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Forever 21 w/ Megan Koester

Megan Koester (Adult Swim, Grifthorse podcast) joins Paige and Emily to talk Australian malls, Borders return fraud, and the novelty t-shirt garbage heap that is Forever 21. Plus where to get the best bang for your buck in the Glendale Galleria food court, the various tiers of Macys and... MORE!THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELPFor 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mallTHIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY WONDERY!Subscribe today to The Dating Game Killer and other great shows from Wondery on Apple Podcasts, wherever youre listening right now.FOLLOW MEGAN:https://twitter.com/bornferalhttps://www.instagram.com/bornferal/FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodMALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/podcasts/mall-talkMERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastSegment theme songs by @wearenicelegs

1hr 25mins

11 Mar 2020

Rank #9

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Spencer's w/ Joe Kwaczala

Comedian Joe Kwaczala joins Paige and Emily to talk about conducting business in the labyrinths of the Americana, the carpeted mall of his childhood, and the cultural institution of teen debauchery, warped sexual education, and mid-level forgotten tv show merch that is Spencer's. Plus, Joe has a Christmas day at the M.A.L.L.Follow Mall Talkhttps://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodFollow Joehttps://www.instagram.com/joekwahttps://twitter.com/joekjoek

1hr 30mins

19 Dec 2018

Rank #10

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Nordstrom w/ Amy Silverberg

Writer and comedian Amy Silverberg (Best American Short Stories, JFL) had a very formative experience at the cafe inside Nordstrom! Paige and Emily learn all about that fateful mushroom ravioli meal, as well as Amy's brief stint as a Chili's hostess, her Gold's Gym membership, and the devastating middle school realization that this "walk around the mall" date with that skater boy in Vans is not, in fact, a date.FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastFOLLOW AMY:https://twitter.com/AmySilverberghttps://www.instagram.com/amysilverberg/

1hr 44mins

26 Jun 2019

Rank #11

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Rags w/ Frankie Quinones

Emily and Paige are joined by comedian Frankie Quinones (Cholofit, Dress Up Gang) to talk about getting custom airbrushed tees at Rags, working at a kiosk selling bonsai trees, and of course, getting his ear pierced at Claire's so he could get an extra half hour break at Footlocker. Plus Paige tries the Dreamscape VR experience and Emily tries the tater tots at Salt n Fries.THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP AND ZOLAhttps://www.betterhelp.com/mall 10% OFF!https://www.zola.com/mall $50 OFF!FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpod FOLLOW FRANKIE:https://www.instagram.com/frankiequinones/https://twitter.com/FrankieQuinonesMALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast

1hr 36mins

20 Feb 2019

Rank #12

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Sephora w/ Jackie Johnson

Emily and Paige are joined by Jackie Johnson (Natch Beaut podcast) to talk about the quintessential mall make-up store: Sephora. Other topics include her recent Tesla test drive at the Americana, working at the Cheesecake Factory at the Grove, and buying jewelry at Hot Topic in 2019. Also, Paige visits Ponce City Market in Atlanta.FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastFOLLOW JACKIE:https://twitter.com/Jackie_Michelehttps://www.instagram.com/jackiemichelejohnson/

1hr 23mins

22 May 2019

Rank #13

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Dillard's w/ Matt Ingebretson

Paige and Emily are joined by Matt Ingebretson (Corporate) to discuss the perfect, timeless first day of school outfit, one of the grossest things to ever happen at a Souplantation, the big malls of Texas, and a classic mid-tier church clothes department store: Dillard's.FOLLOW MATT:https://twitter.com/mattingebretsonhttps://www.instagram.com/mattingebretsonFOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodMALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk

1hr 34mins

9 Jan 2019

Rank #14

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Urban Outfitters w/ Chase Bernstein

Comedian Chase Bernstein joins the pod to talk working at Madewell, Eataly, and the conflicting feelings everyone has about Urban Outfitters and their ever-expanding offerings. Plus, Emily and Paige recount the nine minute magical experience they ventured into at the Americana.Follow Mall Talkhttps://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodFollow Chasehttps://twitter.com/chase__chasehttps://www.instagram.com/chasebernstein

1hr 27mins

26 Sep 2018

Rank #15

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MUJI w/ Atsuko Okatsuka

In the first Mall Talk of 2019, Paige and Emily talk with comedian Atsuko Okatsuka about the ever-expanding MUJI. Plus, the Arcadia mall aka Westfield Santa Anita, those weird animals you can ride around on in some malls and finally, some kiosk talk.FOLLOW ATSUKO:https://twitter.com/AtsukoComedyhttps://www.instagram.com/atsukocomedy/FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodMALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk

1hr 29mins

2 Jan 2019

Rank #16

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Talbots w/ Eliot Glazer

Eliot Glazer (Broad City, New Girl) is in the studio to talk about his teen years working at Talbots, loving The Golden Girls and being afraid of the kids at Hot Topic. Plus we discuss Long Island malls, hear a surprising defense of Lucky Brand and play a special Hanukkah edition of Mall Libs.Follow Mall Talkhttps://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodFollow Eliothttps://www.instagram.com/eliotglazerhttps://twitter.com/eliotglazer

1hr 29mins

5 Dec 2018

Rank #17

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Topshop w/ Lizzy Cooperman

Comedian Lizzy Cooperman joins the podcast to talk about her many jobs at many malls, workplace celebrity encounters, and whether Topshop is truly the top shop. Plus, a new segment, Mall Libs.Follow Mall Talkhttps://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodFollow Lizzyhttps://www.instagram.com/lizzycoopermanhttps://twitter.com/lizzycooperman

1hr 37mins

24 Oct 2018

Rank #18

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World Market w/ Will Miles

Since moving to LA, Will Miles (Comedy Central Half-Hour, South Side) has learned to love the mall. This week he joins Paige and Emily to talk about the wide array of regional ingredients and housewares available at World Market, going to The Grove high, the rumor that Oprah lives in an apartment at Water Tower Place in Chicago and, of course, his childhood stint as a sort of mall investigative journalist.FOLLOW WILL:https://twitter.com/MrWillMileshttps://www.instagram.com/mrwillmiles/FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpodhttps://twitter.com/malltalkpodMALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talkMERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastSegment theme songs by @wearenicelegs

1hr 22mins

6 Nov 2019

Rank #19

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Shinola w/ Brent Sullivan

Comedian Brent Sullivan (You're Making It Worse, Conan) stops by to talk sock shopping, getting to the mall right at opening and asking for the non-model Abercrombie bag. Plus the perfectly askew color selection of Shinola notebooks and whether the grocery store and the mall are brothers or foes.FOLLOW MALL TALK:https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH:https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcastFOLLOW BRENT:https://twitter.com/mrbrentsullivanhttps://www.instagram.com/mrbrentsullivan/

1hr 40mins

12 Jun 2019

Rank #20