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Han and Matt Know It All

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Advice column aficionados Han and Matt re-answer the greatest questions from other advice columns and podcasts as well as fielding new questions (send your questions to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com or anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt) with a little help from their cats.

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Advice column aficionados Han and Matt re-answer the greatest questions from other advice columns and podcasts as well as fielding new questions (send your questions to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com or anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt) with a little help from their cats.

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Advice Column 2.0

By Siltjade - Mar 20 2017
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Hannah and Matt offer an updated version of the standard advice column, giving their take on questions (and answers) from some of their favorite print, online, and podcast advice columnists. But of course, their take is even better. Their witty and humorous banter is tempered by the fact that their advice is...really good. Each question is addressed in approximately 10-minute chunks, making this perfect for commuters of any length. This is one you don't want to pass up!

Love this advice podcast

By Laura the Lorax - Mar 16 2017
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Been listening since episode one and I'm addicted! They give really helpful advice and offer new perspectives on previously answered questions. They also take listener questions and offer valuable and unique insights :) Very progressive, inclusive, thoughtful, and fun!

iTunes Ratings

161 Ratings
Average Ratings
145
5
3
3
5

Advice Column 2.0

By Siltjade - Mar 20 2017
Read more

Hannah and Matt offer an updated version of the standard advice column, giving their take on questions (and answers) from some of their favorite print, online, and podcast advice columnists. But of course, their take is even better. Their witty and humorous banter is tempered by the fact that their advice is...really good. Each question is addressed in approximately 10-minute chunks, making this perfect for commuters of any length. This is one you don't want to pass up!

Love this advice podcast

By Laura the Lorax - Mar 16 2017
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Been listening since episode one and I'm addicted! They give really helpful advice and offer new perspectives on previously answered questions. They also take listener questions and offer valuable and unique insights :) Very progressive, inclusive, thoughtful, and fun!

Cover image of Han and Matt Know It All

Han and Matt Know It All

Updated 20 days ago

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Advice column aficionados Han and Matt re-answer the greatest questions from other advice columns and podcasts as well as fielding new questions (send your questions to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com or anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt) with a little help from their cats.

Rank #1: #13: Hannah and Matt Ask a Manager

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(Note: This is with new and improved audio as of April 6th!) Hannah and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of March 26th, 2017, and beyond—and are joined this week by special guest Alison Green of the ESSENTIAL advice blog 'Ask a Manager'!!—including:  Ask a Manager (June 2, 2016): "I Accidentally Hugged the CEO"; Ask a Manager (July 26, 2013): "An Employee Is Putting Magic Curses on Her Coworkers"; Ask a Manager: "I Was Rejected for a Job Because of My Romantic History"; Ask E. Jean: "How Do I Get My Nightmare Coworker to Leave Me Alone?"; Dear Prudence: "Renting to Family"; Listener: "Nervous About My Neighbor"; Chicago Tribune: "What to do with threatening neighbors displaying mental illness?"; Nolo: "Scared of Your Neighbor?"; Nolo: "When selling my home, is it fraud to tell my neighbors to be on their best behavior?"; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Apr 03 2017
57 mins
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Rank #2: #59: Hannah and Matt Crush on You

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Han and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of February 11th, 2018, and beyond, including: Ask a Manager: "A Job Application Asked Me to Rank If Torturing a Person Was Worse Than Prostitution" Ask Polly: "Should I Have a Baby?" Ask APW: "Should I Drop My Friend Who Didn’t Bring a Wedding Gift?" Dear Prudence: "Am I a Sociopath for Wanting to Have an Affair Even though Everything Is Great in My Marriage?" Carolyn Hax: "A Two-Time Cancer Survivor Now Must Face Her Malignancy-In-Law" Dear Abby: "Unwilling Husband and Father Just Wants a Life to Himself" The Establishment: "Bad Advice On The Etiquette Of Boning Your Daughter’s Best Friend" Listener Hetha, Zealous Inquisitor: "How Do I Handle the Queer Aspects of My Wedding With Extended Family Not in the Know?" Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Feb 19 2018
59 mins
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Rank #3: Opinion Overflow #13: "Will Courtney C.W. Guerra Smash the Patriarchy With Me If I Ask Politely?"

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We hosted Courtney C.W. Guerra of "Dear Businesslady" for the Monday episode and had so much to talk about that we couldn't fit it all into one episode. Thus: Opinion Overflow #13! This Overflow contains two questions that were recently published from other advice columns as well as a new Listener Question: Ask A Manager: "My Male Colleagues Expect Me to Do the Department’s Admin Work"; MBMBaM (22:21): "What Should I Do About My Boss Who Jokes About My Having Been Mugged?"; Listener Eva, Abyssal Awakener: "How Do I Report Sexual Harassment in the Service Industry Knowing that So Many Women Have Been Punished for Speaking Out?"; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Oct 25 2017
39 mins
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Rank #4: When to Throw out the Whole Sister | Opinion Overflow #37

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In this week's Overflow episode, we talk about Broadway musicals, Daniel Mallory Ortberg's new look, new advice columns, trans-antagonistic family members, and more! Here we go: Final Week to Guess the Critically Acclaimed Musical We Hate! Correct Musical Guesses This Week Listener The Quantum Feline Listener Raal'tuc, Vexing Archfiend BroadwayADay App For alerts on entering Broadway lotteries Facebook topics now have tags! Daniel Mallory Ortberg's Dear Prudence Photo Update Advice Column Alert: Stack Overflow's 'Interpersonal Skills' Stack Overflow: "Can we be game master as a couple?" Dame Magazine Advice Column Ft. Ashley Nicole Black Help choose a name on Twitter Miss Manners' Take on 'Must jilted bride pay for guests’ expenses?' Reference: Han and Matt Yield the Floor "Strength-Based Thinking" Tips From Listener Xantar, Fearless Aeronaut Reference: Han and Matt Step It Up More Advice for Friends Who Want to Hug Reference: Hannah and Matt Podcast With PodcastPodcast Update on Walking In on the Masturbating Teenage Boy Reference: Hannah and Matt Podcast With PodcastPodcast Listener Druvaali, The Great Deity of Melodies: "Should I Confront My Trans Antagonistic Sister?" Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

May 02 2018
35 mins
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Rank #5: #62: Han and Matt Fire Their Assistant

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Han and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of March 4th, 2018, and beyond, including: Ask APW: "My Best Friend Just Un-Invited My Husband to Her Destination Wedding" Dear Prudence: "I'm Tired of Being My Boyfriend's Mother. Help!" Ask Amy: "Cat at Root of Couple's Issues" Ask A Manager: "Was I Wrong to Call Out My Coworker for Using the Word 'Fight' In Her Cancer Struggle?" 1st Comment, from 'suspension retention' Ask Annalisa Barbieri: "My Boyfriend Kissed Another Man: Does That Mean He's Gay?" Sexual Healing: "My Girlfriend Masturbates After We Have Sex. Why?" Carolyn Hax: "A Poisoned Relationship" Listener Tamisril, Desolater of the Bezirh Highlands: "My Assistant Stopped Talking to Me as Soon as She Realized I’m Hella Queer!" Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Mar 12 2018
53 mins
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Rank #6: #19: Hannah and Matt Keep Their Seat

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Hannah and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of May 7th, 2017 and beyond, including:  Social Q's: "In-Flight Etiquette"; Dear Prudence (via listener Mia Wallace): "Big Love"; Dear Mariella (via listener Kelsey): "I Cured My Husband’s Depression, so Why Can’t I Now Forgive Him?"; Listener Alison: "Racism in Retail"; Captain Awkward: "How much fighting in a new relationship is too much?"; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

May 15 2017
58 mins
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Rank #7: #100: The Best & Worst Advice Column Humans of 2018 (Ft. Ask a Manager and Captain Awkward)

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Join hosts Han and Matt and advice guest hosts Alison Green (Ask a Manager) and Jennifer Peepas (Captain Awkward) rage / reminisce about the worst advice column humans of 2018 as voted on by the listeners. SPONSOR: A Head Canon Productions Ruins Christmas (Soundcloud) A Head Canon Productions on YouTube | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Patreon Worst Coworker: "The Boss" in Ask a Manager's "My Dad Is Dating My Boss, and They Want Me to Go to Couples Therapy with Them" Dishonorable Mention: "The Coworker" in Dear Prudence's "Help! A Senior Colleague Asked Me, the Intern, to Help Translate His animated Porn." Worst Family Member: "The Father" in Dear Prudence's "My Husband Won't Stop Exposing Himself to Our Teenage Daughter" Dishonorable Mention: "The Mother" in Dear Prudence's "Help! My Daughter Got Some Quack to Diagnose Her with ADHD, but I Think She's Just Lazy."  Worst Partner: "The Boyfriend" in r/relationships' "I[30] am having a mastectomy due to breast cancer and my boyfriend [29] of 4 years is having a hard time with my decision." Dishonorable Mention: "The Boyfriend" in r/relationships' "I'm [24F] on vacation without my boyfriend [33 M] because he missed his flight. Would it be wrong to live it up and ignore him for a few weeks?" SPONSOR: Podigy: The podcast editing service we partner proudly with! Worst Friend or Roommate: "The Best Friend" in Dear Prudence's "My Best Friend's Son Is Stalking My Daughter—and My Friend Calls It Puppy Love" Dishonorable Mention: "The Friend" in Listener Ludatha, the Fancy Knifer's "How Do I Confront My Friend About Her Evil Stepmother Tendencies" (Starting at 43:49) Worst of the Rest: "The Moms" in Ask Amy's "Moms say teen girls are 'asking for it'" Dishonorable Mention: "The Letter Writer" in Savage Love's "Gay Trump Voter: No One Will F**k Me!" BONUS Good Human: "The Friend" in r/relationships' "My (26f) friend (25f) just dropped out of being a bridesmaid." Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Dec 26 2018
1 hour 11 mins
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Rank #8: #66: Han and Matt Watch Relaxation Videos

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Han and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of April 8th, 2018, and beyond, including: Dear Money Mom: "My Degree Is Worthless and I Can’t Make Enough Money" Dear Prudence: "Disgraced Professor" College Humor: "Did You Know We Work with a Sex Demon? | Hardly Working" Ask Erin: "Should I Stop Giving Unsolicited Advice? Please Advise." Captain Awkward: "Oops, just figured out I’m polyamorous, 18 months into a serious monogamous relationship with the father of my child." Carolyn Hax: "Sabotaging your brother’s relationship — what would Dr. Lecter say?" Listener Ludatha, the Fancy Knifer: "How Do I Confront My Friend About Her Evil Stepmother Tendencies?" Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Apr 16 2018
55 mins
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Rank #9: Opinion Overflow #30: "Should You Hijack a Friend's Baby Shower to Campaign Against Circumcision?"

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In this week's Overflow episode, we talk depression, the new leader board achievement badge system, and more! Let's do it! BONUS: Depression! New Listener Leader Board Now featuring achievement badges! Accepting: D&D Character Sheets of Your Fantastical Characters (To Be Added to the Leader Board Example: Zerrek, Peacekeeper of Otopo D&D Character Sheet Creator: Orcpub Dear Prudence: "Help! Is It Ever OK to Catfish Mom?" Radiolab: "Darkode" More Advice for Your Queer AF Wedding Reference: #59: Hannah and Matt Crush on You Other Places to Find Writers from The Toast Nicole Cliffe on Shondaland: "So, Your Kid Found Out About Death" Mallory Ortberg on Vulture: "Star Trek Discovery Recaps" Vulture: "The Bachelor Recap: The Heartless Bachelor" Listener Chaniko, Who Lights the Way: "Should You Hijack a Friend's Baby Shower to Campaign Against Circumcision?" Carolyn Hax: "A Two-Time Cancer Survivor Now Must Face Her Malignancy-In-Law" Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Feb 28 2018
27 mins
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Rank #10: Opinion Overflow #16: "Where Do I Draw the Line on Which Terrible People to Punch in the Face?"

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This week's Overflow asks: who can I punch? But also: what happens when Han edits the podcast for a second time, but misinterprets one of Matt's tips and turns us into breathless vampires? Well, the answer to that second one is "more editing," but the first one? Listen and find out! Laura II Gets a New Name and a New Point!; Solyara, Queen of the Mists' Cats; Listener Lephra, Master Manipulator: "Why I Need Advice Columns"; Listener Pampora, Void Cartographer: "Why I Read Advice Columns"; Dear Prudence: "Judge Judy (How Do I Apologize For Punching My Sister and Breaking Her Nose?)"; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Nov 08 2017
17 mins
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Rank #11: #23: Hannah and Matt Summon Alison Green

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Hannah and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of June 4th, 2017 and beyond—with an HaMKIA exclusive recorded response to a Reddit question from Ask A Manager's Alison Green!!—including:  Captain Awkward: "Messy Housemate Blues with a Side of Bugs."; Dear Mariella: "I Love My Partner but He Says He Doesn’t Love Me Back"; Rose Buddies: "Horse Poop Censorship"; Ask A Manager: "My Coworker Jokes About Suicide"; r/relationships: "My [29F] former coworker [50F] left a position that I just got promoted to. She is now asking that I step down so she can have it back when she comes back in October."; Ask A Manager's Recorded Response; Listener Rachel: "Should I Tell My Monogamous Friend That We Saw Her Boyfriend Trying to Cheat on Her?"; Ask Polly: "My Married Friends Are Driving Me Crazy!"; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Jun 12 2017
56 mins
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Rank #12: #11: Hannah and Matt Ghost On You

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Hannah and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of March 12th, 2017, including:  Ask a Manager: "My coworker won’t stop talking about how stressed she is, and it makes me stressed out too"; Ask E. Jean: "How Do I Stop My Habit of Over-Texting Guys I'm Into?"; Dear Sugars: "Haunted By Ghosting"; Carolyn Hax: "How a married couple can tell who is and isn’t pulling their weight"; Dirty Sexy Monogamy: "Are You Ready To Move In With Your SO?"; Listener: "Questionable Makeup Brand and Name Choices"; Bonus 1: "Book Match" is a new literature advice column coming in April to the NYT; Bonus 2: Here is a list of the 17 advice columnists Hannah and Matt love most; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Mar 20 2017
59 mins
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Rank #13: How to Manage an Always Worried Roommate | Opinion Overflow #36

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In this week's Overflow episode, we talk about highlights from the Facebook group, updates from listeners, managing worrying roommates, and remember all of the advice column questions that got away. Let's get to it: Han and Matt Spring Meetup: Matt's Birthday Weekend Edition Saturday, April 21 at 6 PM - 10 PM The Library Bar in Manhattan 7 Avenue A New York, New York 10009 Han and Matt Know It All Facebook Group Nobody Guessed The Critically Acclaimed Musical We Hate Correctly This Week We're revealing the answer on the podcast on May 11th! Matt's Billion Second Birthday Billion Birthday Calculator Thoughts on Reading More How to Win at Feminism by Feministing Asking for a Friend by Jessica Weisberg The Merry Spinster by Mallory Ortberg Word Crossy Is a Rip-Off of Wordscapes Get the original here: iTunes & Google Play Islam & Judaism Q&As in the Facebook Group Han and Matt Know It All on Facebook This Week's Pun Listener Zelphyr, Saltborn Sovereign Update Reference: "#61: Han and Matt Teach Polyamory 102 (& Rebrand!)" "How Do My Partner and I Harmonize Our Different Styles of Non-Monogamy?" Listener Arunyra, Healer of the Silkland Wealds: "How Can I Better Manage My Conversations With My Ever-Worried Roommate?" "The Requests That Got Away" In Memoriam Ask a Manager: "Is voluminous, curly hair unprofessional?" Ask a Manager: "What are the rules for talking about social gatherings around people who weren’t invited?" Ask Amy: "My Husband's Family Contacts Me About Gifts and Get-Togethers. Why Won't They Ask Him?" Ask Amy: "Should Grandkids Without Vaccinations Come to Holiday Party?" Ask Amy: "Woman Wants Ring to Become Virginity Protector" Ask Ellie: "Taking care of my kids is exhausting. Is this my life now?" Ask Gigi: "What Do I Do About Pain During Sex?" Captain Awkward: "My new coworkers are super-weird about potlucks and I don’t like the patriarchy." Care and Feeding: "Wayward Status Update" Carolyn Hax: "Groom’s mother bridles at wedding plans" Carolyn Hax: "If you’re angry about how an angry friend brought up your anger . . ."  Dear Mariella: "Will my girlfriend stop loving me if I earn less than her?" Dear Prudence: "Am I Being Abusive to My Husband?" Dear Prudence: "Feel like Pepe Le Pew"  Dear Prudence: "Help! My Dentist Kissed Me Twice on the Forehead." Dear Prudence: "I'm keeping my baby"  Dear Prudence: "Leaving in a Blaze of Glory"  Dear Prudence: "My co-workers make fun of trust-fund babies. They don’t know I am one." Dear Prudence: "Our Kids Watched Sound of Music but Didn’t Know What Nuns Are" Dear Prudence: "Should I mention abuse in a Ph.D. application?" Dear Prudence: "When the wrong friend gets you in their divorce" Dear Prudence: "Help! My Future Mother-in-Law Is Calling Me 30 to 50 Times a Day About My Wedding Dress." Dear Wendy: "Parents Don’t Want me to Share a Room at My Sibling’s Destination Wedding"  Miss Manners: "Helpful Host Turns Hurtful"  Miss Manners: "Sorry: Houseguest Outranks Housecat" r/relationships: "Me [21F] with my best friend/housemate [22F] of nearly 2 years, she thinks my cat is hers/ours" r/relationships: "My [27F] boyfriend [30M] is upset with me after I slept with someone else, on agreed terms, as part of an open relationship." Savage Love: "Wife Is So Hot Over The Knee" Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Apr 18 2018
33 mins
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Rank #14: #64: Han and Matt Yield the Floor

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Han and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of March 18th, 2018, and beyond, including: Bonus: Vitamin D Deficiency Discussion DocASAP: Consider getting an annual physical or check-up with a doctor ASAP if you haven't yet this year Sense and Sensitivity: "My Daughter Has Big Ears" Use #FellowKnowItAll to weigh in on this on social media! r/parenting: "12 year old daughter forces 17 year old son out of the closet." Care and Feeding: "My Stepsons Won't Stop Trolling Me" Ask a Manager: "Someone I've Known for Years Lied to Get Me to Hire Someone Terrible She Wanted to Get Rid Of" Carolyn Hax: "Carolyn Hax: Fiance Ran off with Another Woman; Wedding Invitees Demand Refunds" Dear Prudence: "Good Fences Make Good Neighbors" Listener KittenSunshineBubble: "What Do I Tell People Who Keep Wrongly Assuming I'm Pregnant?" Listener Not Okay: "How Do I Safely Stop My Building's Super From Sexually Harassing Me?" NY Employment Lawyer Blog: "Sexual Harassment by Building Superintendent leads to Multi-Million Dollar Settlement" HUD: "Fair Housing-It's Your Right" U.S. Department of Justice: "Sexual Harassment in Housing Initiative" Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Mar 26 2018
57 mins
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Rank #15: #47: Hannah and Matt Herald Sarah Knight

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For the Monday episode, Hannah and Matt interviewed New York Times Best Selling author Sarah Knight, the anti-guru author of self-help instant classics The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, Get Your Sh*t Together, and the recently released You Do You, the third in the "No F*cks Given Guide." We discuss three listener questions that speak to fellow-Know-It-All-Sarah's expertise: BONUS: The Magic of Not Giving a F*** | Sarah Knight | TEDxCoconutGrove; Listener Uratron, Ragecaster: "How Do I Manage My Increasing Discomfort of Working With an Intuitive Eating Coach Who Is Built Like a Runway Model?"; New York Times: "After 'The Biggest Loser,' Their Bodies Fought to Regain Weight"; Listener Zelda: "How Do I Manage My Anxieties Around Performance Reviews in Light of Experiencing a Past Trauma?"; Listener Kirin, the Unmaker: "Should I Be Upfront About My Ball-Jointed Dolls Hobby With People I've Just Started Dating?"; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Nov 27 2017
56 mins
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Rank #16: #3: Hannah and Matt Support Good Journalism

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Hannah and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of January 15th, 2017, including:  Social Q: Patriotism in Passing;  Dear Prudence: Is My Boss Trying To Kill Me?;  r/relationships: I'm a girl who likes sex too much?;  Team Practical: How Do I Tell My Sister I Hate Her Fiancé?;  Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Jan 23 2017
50 mins
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Rank #17: #35: Hannah and Matt Revere Captain Awkward

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Hannah and Matt interviewed Jennifer Peepas of "Captain Awkward" for the Monday episode and delved super extra deep into two questions from her columns that have stuck with her as well as taking on an exclusive sneak peak of a soon-to-be-published question:  Captain Awkward (July 20th, 2017): "“My Very First Dick Pic:” A horrible coming-of-age story"; Captain Awkward (May 11th, 2017): "Our Friend Hits Women."; Captain Awkward: "Scared of Spending"; Part 2 of our time with Captain Awkward is posting this Wednesday, in which we discuss questions from Dear Prudence, Ask APW, and a new Listener Question! Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Sep 04 2017
57 mins
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Rank #18: Opinion Overflow #17: "Why Are Men?"

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This week's Overflow is bursting with love! Seriously, y'all sent us a tremendous amount of emails the prior week, and we're blown away by it. You're wonderful! Here's some of what you sent us: Stinky Couch Guesses; In response to Holly Hellhunter's question in Hannah and Matt Value Alone Time, titled, "Should I Expect My Partner to Handle All of the Chores While I'm on a Trip?"; Hated Critically Acclaimed Musical Correct Guess; A point for Orlahv, Wicked Savant on the Leader Board!; The Journey of Listener Spencer's Cat, Winston; You can see Winston on the Pet Pics portion of the Listener Hub; Miss Manners on RSVP Cards;  Listener Maewyn the Lacerator: "Should I Call Out My Coworker Who Sends Problematic 'Joke' Newsletters to the Entire Company?"; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Nov 15 2017
16 mins
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Rank #19: #69: Han and Matt Talk About Sex

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Han and Matt take a trip down sexy memory lane for episode #69 and replay the top 5 sexiest hits, including: #5) Listener Uldrek the Resilient: "Should My Partner and I Open Our Relationship to Date Our Best Friends (Who Are Also Partners)?" Reference: #61: Han and Matt Teach Polyamory 102 (& Rebrand!) #4) Captain Awkward: "Should two bisexual, polyamorous sisters date the same guy?" Reference: #1: Hannah and Matt Set Some Boundaries #3) Dear Prudence: "42 Pearls and Counting" Reference: Opinion Overflow #2: Opinion Overflow #2: "Are Hannah and Matt Too Obsessed with Dear Prudence?" #2) Ask E. Jean: "How Do I Get My Fiancé to Stop Catcalling Me?" Reference: #25: Hannah and Matt Fight Rape Culture #1) Dear Sugars: "Is There Such a Thing as Wanting Too Much Sex?" Reference: #48: Hannah and Matt Scrutinize Sexual Imbalances Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

May 07 2018
52 mins
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Rank #20: #14: Hannah and Matt Befriend Liza Featherstone

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Hannah and Matt tackle questions from some of their favorite advice sources from the week of April 2nd, 2017, and beyond—and are joined this week by special guest Liza Featherstone of the quintessential leftist advice column 'Asking for a Friend' on The Nation!!—including:  Asking for a Friend (May 5, 2016): "How Do I Stop Harassment Without Involving the Police in a Gentrifying Neighborhood?"; Asking for a Friend (April 7, 2016): "I’m Putting My Kids Through College With an Evil Job—Should I Quit?"; Asking for a Friend: "This Divorce Reeks of Class Privilege"; The Ethicist: "Should a Family Member Expose Their Niece’s Fake Food Allergy?"; r/relationships: "My wife [30F] is upset because the "baby" [5 months] didn't get her a birthday gift. I [30M] don't know whether to play along or call her out on the crazyness."; Listener: "Competing for Attention"; Submit your favorite questions or questions you may have for the podcast to hanandmattknowitall@gmail.com, anonymously at bit.ly/askhanandmatt, or to askahelpinghan@gmail.com for a Han-only written answer on hanandmattknowitall.com. Looking to support us? Desperately in need of a fantastical alter-ego? You can become a Patreon supporter and donate to us monthly for all kinds of sweet perks!

Apr 10 2017
1 hour 12 mins
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