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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi

The Remain Seated Podcast with Gina Barberi! The only mother-and-son podcast that will make you laugh, cry, and feel disappointment in the American education system. All in 30 minutes or less!Follow on Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPod

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - My First Husband

Gina answers a listener's email asking for the story of Festus' father, her first husband. It is an emotional ride and, as always, there are many inappropriate jokes to cope with our pain and suppressed emotions. Bare with us.... and don't do drugs.Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail us!: Gina@x96.com

32mins

26 Apr 2019

Rank #1

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Wedding Recap

Festus has tied the knot, and we are finally done hearing about it! We recap his wedding, tell tales of his toenail mishap, the ring-bearer escaping on an ATV, and his and Gina's....unique mother/son dance. And thanks to a kind listener, Festus will finally see 'Goodfellas'!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail us!: Gina@x96.com

25mins

21 Jun 2019

Rank #2

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Bar Rescue

This week, we spend a majority of our short time with you discussing Gina and Festus' recent (small) roles in a reality TV show! Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@X96.com

28mins

2 Aug 2019

Rank #3

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - What's This 'Jesus' Guy All About?

We're talkin' our thoughts on religion, the Big Man Upstairs, his friends, his enemies, and our thoughts on it all! We don't even fight about it....weird.Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail us!: Gina@x96.com

24mins

19 Apr 2019

Rank #4

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Have You Ever Been Arrested?

Have we ever been arrested? Well maybe not, but we have definitely received citations. Gina tells us about the time she took a lie detector test, and the only crime she has ever committed. Have you ever been to jail? Send us your mugshots! And if you or someone you know is a reformed (or semi-reformed) convict, we have some questions for you. Email us.Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail: Gina@X96.com

18mins

14 Jun 2019

Rank #5

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - "Back In My Day..."

Gina oldsplains to Festus ancient technology and customs, including (but not limited to) a device called a 'Walk Man' player, and telephones that have 'cords'! We also learn her plan of action for being in a plane crash, and Festus get's chewed out for being apathetic to a modern television program about 'Games' and 'Thrones'. All on the newest iteration of the Remain Seated Podcast!

24mins

17 May 2019

Rank #6

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Foreign Film & Fan Mail

This week Gina and Festus discuss their thoughts on the movie ' Parasite', read a listener’s personal story about last weeks guest Jon Absey, and more!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@X96.comWebsite: www.remainseatedpodcast.com

28mins

14 Feb 2020

Rank #7

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - 'Merica Day!

This week, we're wavin our Red, White, and Blue! We talk about taking back the flag, and why we do/don't love A'Merica!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail us!: Gina@X96.com

21mins

5 Jul 2019

Rank #8

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Getting Old

Gina and Festus list all of their unhealthy habits, the details of her physical exam, and her colonoscopy! We talk about her shame in wearing young people clothes, Festus' receding hairline, and Gina's new favorite song!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@X96.comRemainSeatedPodcast.com

23mins

9 Aug 2019

Rank #9

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - No No, Don't Be On Time

This episode, Gina provides BS excuses as to why she's LATE. We discuss the last time we listened to a full album, Festus' pre-wedding grooming requirements, and we get several phone call interruptions that make for quite the eventful week for all of us here at #RemainSeated!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail us!: Gina@x96.com

21mins

3 May 2019

Rank #10

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Embarrassing Moments

This week, we tell a couple of our more embarrassing stories. We also discuss Gina's post-death requests, argue over the lyrics to a certain song, and learn about something that the pioneers called a 'news paper'.Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@X96.com

22mins

10 May 2019

Rank #11

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Goodfellas!

Thanks to a generous listener for donating his DVD, Festus finally watched Goodfellas! We recap the movie, discuss other mob flicks, and our Italian ancestry and ancient history with the mob.Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail us!: Gina@X96.com

16mins

12 Jul 2019

Rank #12

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Band Names

This week Gina and Festus try (to no avail) to come up with the perfect band name, but are left with only sub-par, Warped Tour-equivalent ideas. Submit your own band name ideas, and if you provide the one that we hate the least, you will receive the most prestigious of prizes (To be announced on next weeks episode). And...GO!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail us!: Gina@X96.com

20mins

24 May 2019

Rank #13

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Gun Control (w/Jon Smith)

Our old friend Jon Smith joins us this week to discuss how firearms play into modern America. We talk about the recent increase in mass shootings across the country, his thoughts on all things guns, and how education is paramount in understanding the problem.Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@x96.comWebsite: remainseatedpodcast.com

30mins

16 Aug 2019

Rank #14

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Bad Choices

This week, we begin by discussing our fear of technology...we don't want the government having our faces! Also, we talk about Gina's ability to identify different fast food grease smells, things we'd rather do than exercise, and criticize Pete Davidson's tattoos!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail us!: Gina@X96.com

26mins

26 Jul 2019

Rank #15

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - The Vapedemic

Smoking is bad! This week, Gina lectures Festus on his unhealthy habits and they discuss the phenomenon that is sweeping the nation: The Vapedemic!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@X96.comWebsite: remainseatedpodcast.com

16mins

23 Aug 2019

Rank #16

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Fan Mail!

This week, we talk about the upcoming BYU/UofU rivalry game, and we read through and respond to some listener emails! If you'd like to send us an email and possibly have us answer it on the show, email Gina@X96.com!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@X96.com

19mins

30 Aug 2019

Rank #17

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Celebrity Encounters

This week, we talk our thoughts on "Comic Con' type conventions, paying large sums of money to meet celebrities, and our own experiences meeting our favorites!

19mins

6 Sep 2019

Rank #18

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - The Remain Seated Relaxation Experience

This week Gina and Festus discuss the dangers of and solutions for the coronavirus, instruct you on how to meditate “Remain Seated Style”, and more!Twitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@X96.comWebsite: www.remainseatedpodcast.com

27mins

31 Jan 2020

Rank #19

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Remain Seated with Gina Barberi - Jon Absey, the Former Jazz Bear!

This week we are joined by former mascot for the Utah Jazz, Jon Absey! He tells us his journey from serving in the military to entertaining crowds as the Jazz Bear for 24 years, what it is like being a pro-sports mascot, and more!There is a petition linked below for the Jazz to honor Jon and retire his jersey, please sign!Petition to retire Jon's jersey: https://www.change.org/p/utah-jazz-basketball-team-honor-jon-absey-by-retiring-his-jersey-as-the-original-jazz-bear-for-his-community-serviceTwitter/Instagram: @RemainSeatedPodEmail Us!: Gina@X96.comWebsite: www.remainseatedpodcast.com

21mins

7 Feb 2020

Rank #20