Nikki and Anna analyze underhand free throws, try to explain hook shots and do a spotlight on Kansas leading up to the tourney. They share a listener’s story from the Ball Sack that is also a Tap That App review of The League. Leslie does not do an intro because she is on the phone with AT&T customer service.
Anna had an accident. Nikki & Anna talk about the NCAA tournament in a segment that is no longer called Pumping Up the Gas for Vegas. They discuss cupcakes, Kevin Durant and ponder how to “slide into the DMs” with someone.
Nikki's dad, Roy, joins the podcast and delivers some hard-hitting facts. Nikki & Anna also share a listener story from The Ball Sack that involves jean jamming. And then Roy says "jean jamming.”
All you need to know is this episode was recorded on a ski chair lift. It is windy, literally and figuratively (Altitoots).
Nikki & Anna are excited to welcome our first guest: our buddy, Matt! Matt shares some insights on the gay dating scene, reviews his favorite and not-so-favorite apps and tells a cringe-worthy first date story. The three cover a weird occurrence at a Siena-Rider college basketball game and hope Nigel Hayes doesn't have the yips.
Nikki and Anna work through some etymology questions and share a VerDateIm sent to Anna via Match.com. They ponder a question from a listener: Who Is America’s Sweetheart? They also rehash their hate of Grayson Allen, Johnny Manziel and the NBA in general.
Nikki & Anna discuss Ronda Rousey's unfortunate bout, cold weather in the South, date shakes, a listener story From the Ball Sack that includes a four-date reveal of unsavory suitor details, and their undying hatred for Duke point guard Grayson Allen. And some other stuff.
Despite throat issues, Nikki & Anna share their thoughts on Match.com: they aren’t good. They also give some handy online dating red flags, possibly insult some listeners along the way, then briefly discuss the Badgers Bowl game. (But since it doesn’t really matter it is a very brief discussion.)
Nikki and Anna are happy to be the meat in your holiday sandwich, as they wrap up the year with the infamous Winnebago Rose Bowl road trip story. Nikki shares some dating news you need to sit down for. Anna shares some dating news you can probably just casually lean for. Happy holidays and New Years, #loyallisteners! We love you all.
Nikki & Anna share their holiday plans and reflect on being single at the holidays. They also discuss the Browns losing streak, start to talk about the Gopher Bowl drama but decide it's too serious, and cover a magnificent feat by the Baylor’s women basketball team.
Nikki goes on far too long about The Nutcracker. Nikki & Anna discuss Badgers football briefly but redirect their focus and energy to basketball. They chat the Heisman (more questions than answers) and share a cold, cold listener story From the Ball Sack.
Nikki has a hangover. Nikki & Anna discuss football and their teams' lackluster performances. There is general technology chit chat and a very important PSA about holiday parties.
Nikki & Anna gear up for the Battle for the Axe between Wisconsin and Minnesota, then record in real-time during the game from an event at The 508 bar in Minneapolis. They also share a VerDateIm from a loyal listener that could use some editing.
Nikki & Anna talk about international travel troubles. They also crunch the numbers on the Badgers' odds of making it to the playoffs (for football, which is not called the Final Four), and share a story From the Ball Sack from a listener who has balls. Really.
Nikki & Anna talk about almost everything except the election, with topics including college football (duh), and a VerDateIm from a fan that is rather graphic.
Nikki & Anna dedicate most of this episode documenting the historic Cubs World Series win. They also share a story from a loyal listener straight From the Ball Sack, and this one hits close to home for Nikki.
Nikki & Anna talk about the anxiety of watching multiple sports teams they love at the same time. They also tell Volume 2 (of god knows how many) of the Winnebago Rose Bowl road trip story. Anna shares a choice VerDateIm that she reads to herself every morning.
Anna talks about her birthday weekend, aka her downward spiral into 38. Nikki & Anna give a Badgers Cubs Vikes update. They do a segment of Tap that App, reviewing a new celeb dating app called Raya (not Rayon).
Nikki & Anna give a recap on their trip to Greece (so much tzatziki) and share an unsavory listener story from The Ball Sack involving hairless cats. They also do an update on all their teams: Vikes, Badgers, Cubs.
Nikki & Anna did a pretty good job picking their favorite Last Week's Balls moments last episode, but it feels like our loyal listeners and producer Leslie did a better job picking. You be the judge.