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Married On The Mic

A fun podcast about real marriage. Hosted by radio personality Dana McKay and her husband Rick.

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Episode 35 : The Security Camera Spy aka Rick

In this episode, Rick and Dana talk about what happened when they went to "meet the teacher" at Rocco's school. Why did Rick want to check out the other classrooms? Then they discuss whether or not it's normal to "spy" on your spouse using your home security camera. Rick ended up unplugging it after he overheard Dana's phone conversation with a guy she knows. And at the end of the podcast, Rick gives Dana an early Christmas gift.

33mins

24 Oct 2019

Rank #1

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Episode 5: How we met and who wants to go to marriage counseling?

Rick & Dana tell the story of how they met and fell in love. Then they discuss why Rick's feeling were hurt on his birthday and whether or not they should go to marriage counseling. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Play and don't forget to leave us a review! We're also on Facebook at Married On The Mic or on Instagram @marriedonthemic. Thanks for listening!

48mins

12 Mar 2018

Rank #2

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Episode 22: The cleaning lady QUIT and which "guy friends" does Dana need to drop?

As Rick predicted in the last episode, our cleaning lady QUIT! Did Dana upset her, or did she want out anyway? Rick talks about his birthday... And then we discuss Dana's "guy friends" and whether or not Rick was justified in thinking some of them shouldn't be in her life anymore.

57mins

12 Mar 2019

Rank #3

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Episode 4: 9 Things Happy Couples Always Talk About... And Some Things That Should Be Left Unsaid

Rick & Dana discuss 9 things happy couples talk about and things they think should be left unsaid. Rick reveals he's been wanting to talk to Dana about something she had no idea about, and she confessed there's something about her past she wishes he didn't know. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Play.

30mins

5 Mar 2018

Rank #4

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Episode 20: Dana Didn't Pick Rick Up From The Airport...

Rick flew back from Florida and Dana didn't pick him up from the airport. He had to take the subway home and he was not happy about it. Should she have picked him up? You'll have to hear the whole story before forming an opinion! Rick also recaps his exciting week back home... How he gained 5lbs, got a massage from a dude, and ran into someone he thought was dead!

41mins

26 Feb 2019

Rank #5

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Episode 34: We're back!

After a 2 month hiatus, Rick & Dana are back with a new season of Married on the Mic! So what's changed? No much... Rick is still snoring and Dana still doesn't have a full-time job. They explain why they took a hiatus, how their summer vacation went, Rick's bowling mishap, and how long has it been since they... um... well... you know...

34mins

17 Oct 2019

Rank #6

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Episode 33: Cold Showers & Adulting Is Hard

Rick and Dana talk about why they had to take cold showers for 4 days. They also discuss Dana's adulting challenges and why Rick was irritated when he got home the other day to find the door wide open. Plus Rick had a surprise planned for Dana but he figured she wouldn't appreciate it anyway so he told her about it. All that and more in episode 33. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram at MarriedOnTheMic and make sure your leave us a review!

34mins

23 Jul 2019

Rank #7

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Episode 24: Crushes, commitment, and cuddling with a pillow

Rick and Dana talk about whether or not it's ok to have a crush on someone outside of marriage. How do you handle it? What if someone has a crush on one of you? Dana explains why she feels like Rick killed their "spark" a long time ago... Will it ever come back? Should men get credit for simply doing the basics of family life? Plus more bed hogging and the pictures to prove it.

42mins

2 Apr 2019

Rank #8

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Episode 16: Double Dates, Most Stuf Oreos, and how Dana's really feeling about being #funemployed

Rick and Dana discuss their second double date with another couple. Dana gives her expert opinion on the new Most Stuf Oreos after Rick surprised her with a package of them. Rick voices his frustration because Dana refused to meet him at work to help with something. Dana gets candid about how she's really feeling about being unemployed.

41mins

1 Feb 2019

Rank #9

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Episode 18: Valentine's Day, Rick's all-nighter, gym updates, and did Dana get a job yet?

Rick stayed out all night and didn't call or text Dana! Is this ever OK? Valentine's Day - a useless holiday or worth celebrating? Plus an update on how the first week as gym members went and is Dana ever going to get a job?

37mins

12 Feb 2019

Rank #10

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Episode 7: Boundaries & Balance

Rick just returned from a bachelor party weekend so he and Dana discuss boundaries when it comes to behavior at bachelor/bachelorette parties. They also review the Justin Timberlake concert and talk about whether or not Dana should always invite Rick first when she gets tickets to a show. Finally, how often should couples with kids go out on date nights? Does going out more often correlate to marriage longevity? The answer might surprise you!

30mins

29 Mar 2018

Rank #11

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Episode 19: Bed Hoggers, Professional Cuddlers, and should the babysitter do your laundry too?

Check out the new intro! Dana & Rick talk about who hogs the bed, who snores, and whether or not it would be cool for Rick to see a professional cuddler. Plus Dana saw a post in a mom group about asking babysitters to do laundry and other chores too... Is this ok?

38mins

18 Feb 2019

Rank #12

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Episode 15: Sports Moms & Dads - Which type are you?

Now that their 6-year-old son Rocco is learning how to play lacrosse, Rick & Dana try to determine which type of "sports parents" they will become. Will Dana be the "Chatty Kathy" or the "Bobby Knight" on the sidelines? Will Rick end up being "that guy" on the field? Which type of sports parent are you?

46mins

24 Jan 2019

Rank #13

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Episode 13: Potty talk, sports talk, movie talk

Rick and Dana talk about whether or not it's cool to pee with the door open and fart in front of each other. Rick wants Rocco to play a certain sport, and Dana doesn't... Plus a few movie reviews and New Year's Resolution updates.

33mins

8 Jan 2019

Rank #14

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Episode 8: The 15 Most Common Marriage Arguments

In this episode, Rick and Dana talk about 15 common marriage arguments, what they mean, and how to resolve them. They also talk about some of the feedback they've received and whether or not they'll continue doing the podcast. Rick also shares some more about the bachelor party weekend and Dana's theory about the strip club he went to.

40mins

3 Apr 2018

Rank #15

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Episode 3: Screen Time

Rick & Dana talk about how too much screen time affects their family and relationships. Find out what experts are saying about the effects of tablet use on kids' brains and how it interferes with their development.

35mins

25 Feb 2018

Rank #16

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Episode 10: Someone received an inappropriate text...

Rick & Dana discuss the inappropriate text one of them received from a friend of the opposite sex. Should this person be unfriended? Rick is tired of being nap-shamed. Dana issues a correction about last week's toilet paper discussion. They also discuss whether or not men who do the dishes really do have more sex. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook at marriedonthemic. SUBSCRIBE on Apple Podcasts or Google Play and please leave a review!

30mins

16 Apr 2018

Rank #17

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Episode 21: Dana apologizes to Rick for not picking him up at the airport

Dana apologizes to Rick for not picking him up at the airport. He thinks it's the only time she's ever apologized to him! Rick thinks he does at least 50% of the house work but Dana disagrees - and she has a study to back it up. Rick thinks teasing is a fun part of a relationship, but Dana doesn't like being made fun of. Plus, Rick's friend wants to share pictures of his wife's boob job with his friends... Is this OK? Finally, Rick and Dana were reviewed by another podcaster, listen to what he had to say about "Married on the Mic"!

34mins

6 Mar 2019

Rank #18

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Episode 6: The Emails & The Interviews

Rick and Dana read the emails they sent to each other when she asked him out for the first time. Then they ask each other questions about their best times together and what they each want out of their marriage in the future. Please leave a review and share with friends if you're enjoying this podcast!

32mins

18 Mar 2018

Rank #19

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Episode 12: Christmas Gifts, Resolutions, and What Does Mommy Do All Day?

Rick & Dana discuss what they got for Christmas and their New Year's resolutions for each other... and Rocco wants to know, "what does mommy do all day?"

39mins

31 Dec 2018

Rank #20