Hope (AKA Dawn) birthday pranked Regina with help from her husband Chris. Regina has joined a gym to get in shape; Trainer Hope called to motivate and upsell. LOL!
JA Second Chance Friendship forever friends Chloe and Jenny
Chloe and Jenny grew up together and even went to college together. They talked all the time, but now Jenny is avoiding Chloe and she doesn't know why. She knows it's something she did. She talked to Chloe's sister who said Jenny's mad, but doesn't want to get in the middle. What's up? We asked Jenny.
JA Animal Kingdom 5 foot bird on the loose!
PLUS another cat with the plague, a clumsy dog, a rare antelope birth and retiring sloths.
JA Interview with Dr. Pimple Popper!
Dr. Sandra Lee AKA Dr. Pimple Popper joined us to talk about her book "Put Your Best Face Forward: The Ultimate Guide to Skincare from Acne to Anti-Aging." We fangirled.
JA 1/11 Passing Notes pray for boobies!
Why did Dawn whisper "killer jiggers" to her friend Sarah? This week's Passing Notes explains. LOL!
Second Chance Romance Kimberly and Natalie
myTalker Kimberly went on one date with Natalie. She likes her a lot even though she admits she was very nervous on their date. But they kissed at the end. Why isn't she calling her back to set up another date? We asked her.
JA Birthday Prank a call from the eye doctor
Patricia (AKA Dawn) called Curtis, known to brag about his incredible eye sight, with some news about his recent eye exam in today's Birthday Prank. Happy 40th, Curtis!
Second Chance Friendship movie friends Felicia and Rebecca
Felicia asked for our help; why is Rebecca, a friend of 5 years, brushing her off? She knows things have become more stressful at work for Rebecca, but why doesn't she want to get away for a quick movie like before? We asked Rebecca. Did she say, "bye Felicia" for good?
JA Animal Kingdom overeager humping toads...on a python?!
In today's Animal Kingdom: a woman wakes up to a stranger in her dog's bed with her dog, we have an eggroll eating squirrel, a dog attacks a woman, then the owner attacks the woman, toads take a ride on a python...and it's more than a ride and Colin, Jason's husband, calls in to tell us about his encounter with a snake at a Walt Disney World resort.
Second Chance Romance: Adam and Genevieve went bowling
Adam needed our help. He went on two dates with Genevieve. The first date for coffee went well and the second out to dinner and bowling ended abruptly with her leaving. He doesn't know why. We called her and asked her why.
JA Birthday Prank in wine country
Monica (AKA Dawn), with help from his wife Rhonda, birthday pranked Ethan. Rhonda is on her annual girl's trip in wine country. Monica has some bad news for Ethan and his wife's behavior!
JA Animal Kingdom penguin poop
PLUS see a movie at the theater with your dog? A cat needed some buttering up to coax her out of a dryer vent.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn flying and can't get to destination
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Michelle Mattura-Goude stopped by to thank myTalkers!
Carol Ann, myTalker and the Anoka band mom who told us about Michelle, her family and their house fire over Thanksgiving, joined us. Kris Lindahl called in to send best wishes to Michelle and her family too.
JA Passing Notes Sarah (voiced by Donna Valentine) is back!
And she dropped some curse words LOL!
JA Second Chance Romance funny guy Corey and Janelle
Corey asked for our help. He met Janelle on Bumble and they went on one date to see a comedy show. He said they had a great time laughing and getting to know each other. He has called her to set up another date, but getting zero response. What's going on? We asked her.
JA Birthday Prank: son's doing what in his college dorm?!
Weston and his brothers love to prank their mother. This time they are enlisting Dawn to help. She called Marcy as Anna Lisa who works at Weston's dormitory with some startling news. Weston's in trouble.
JA Second Chance Friendship: Carolyn and Nina
Nina will not call Carolyn back after not speaking to her for a month. The last time they saw each other was at a Halloween Party. Carolyn was drinking. Was it something she said about her costume?
JA listen to mice argue over infidelity!
PLUS sugar gliders are causing parrots to step out of their monogamous relationships, an old bird still getting it done, eels stuck in seals and coyote vests.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: telepathic communication?!
What does a telephone in a dream mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Passing Notes new character alert: popular & pretty Kristen
We have a new character and a new myTalk player!
JA 12/6 Second Chance Romance mentor Shawn and Lilly
Shawn and Lilly met at a young entrepreneur group where he's a mentor. He asked Lilly on a date and they talked about the business she is starting. He thought the date was great, but worried he bored her. He has tried to set up another date, but has been unable to get a hold of her. We called and asked her. Her view of the date is remarkably different.
JA Birthday Prank you ordered an icehouse?
With help from her husband, Daryl (AKA Jason) birthday pranked Yolanda. Daryl called about the custom icehouse Landon ordered.
JA Helping A Family In Need
An Anoka family had a fire that destroyed everything. We reach out to Mytalkers to help them.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn flying through the ocean
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Animal Kingdom milking camels
PLUS dog leaving "toffee" on neighbor's pillow, a grand theft otter, a huge steer and George HW's pup Sully.
JA Passing Notes Bea Arthur's back as
PJ was Dawn's Ducky. Why do all the jocks get the girls?
Second Chance Romance mail carrier Scott and Marianne
Scott delivers packages to Marianne's house 3 times a week. They always flirted a little bit and then one day, Marianne gave him a note with phone number on it. They went on one date and when he tried to set up a second one...chirp chirp. WHY? We tried to ask her.
JA Birthday Prank everyone wants Benji the dog
Lance de Havilland Colby (Jason) birthday pranked Amy with help from her wife Jill. Their dog Benji goes to doggy daycare and is a big hit! They want him! Amy's in for a fun surprise.
JA Second Chance Friendship ex-spouses Francine and Daniel
This Thanksgiving Daniel, broke the ex-spouses' 18 year tradition and didn't show up for the feast. Francine asked us to help and see why he made that choice this year. Could it have something to do with their daughter? Or his new wife? We got a hold of him and asked.
JA 11/26 Animal Kingdom deer kick to the face and Gobbler's Rest
PLUS Eloise's surprise, Big Boy Bopper the Whopper and Whiskey wins!
JA Dreamweaver Dawn military planes overhead
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Birthday Prank beard lifestyle
Vikings cheerleader (AKA Dawn) called Rick to admire his beard, talk about a beard oil endorsement and possibly a TV show! He was being birthday pranked by Dawn with help from his wife Wendy who isn't the biggest fan of his beard.
Second Chance Romance friends Erica and Janelle
Erica, Janelle and their husbands have been friends for years. Erica hosts a lot of parties at her house and Janelle have been MIA for 2 months now. Her excuses are lame and Erica is convinced it's something more. She's right. There's a lot more. Janelle has a few things to say.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn "I can breath underwater!"
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
Animal Kingdom a snow camel and whale earwax
PLUS a home protecting dog and a celebrity's cat turns on the faucet.
JA George Takei interview talking Allegiance's return to theaters
George Takei’s Broadway Musical "Allegiance" returns to U.S. cinemas Dec.11 and "Allegiance to Broadway" is a never-released-before documentary will be released Dec. 4. He talked about his story and working alongside Lea Salonga.
JA Second Chance Romance Amy and Craig -- she took him home
Amy and Craig met at a townie bar and hit it off right away. They went on their first date the next night and met at the same bar. Amy asked for our help because Craig is ghosting her now. She said she had a lot of fun with him even invited him to her place. They danced and when she went to the bathroom and came back, he bolted. Why? We asked him.
JA Birthday Prank secret shopper!
Maxine Whitaker (aka Dawn) birthday pranked Larissa with help from her boss and best friend Regina. The secret shopper saw Regina doing what in the bathroom?!
JA writer Bill Scheft for David Letterman
Bill Scheft was a writer for David Letterman from 1991 to 2015. He reminisced about the final Late Show with Letterman, his demeanor that night and writing the Top Ten lists. These stories and more are told in a new book "The Last Days of Letterman: The Final 6 Weeks." Plus Jason told story about Letterman's monologue after Johnny Carson's death.
JA Second Chance Friendship friends now co-workers John and Jessica
John and Jessica have been friends for 6 years. A few months ago, John helped Jessica get a job at his workplace. They went out to coffee and lunch for the first 3 weeks and now she's avoiding him. He doesn't know why. We asked her.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn nipple snip?
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Animal Kingdom doe, a deer, Jack and Diane and an octopus squirt
This and more in the Animal Kingdom today!
JA Passing Notes Ginny from Chicago's back!!!!!!
YAY!!!! Hello buddy!
JA Second Chance Romance bikers Mark and Hailey
Mark and Hailey met at a charity bike event; he asked her on a date and he said they had a great time riding his motorcycle together and laughing. They even kissed at the end of their date! He has texted her twice and called once, but she's ghosted him. WHY? We asked her and it appears he forgot to tell her (and us) something important.
Steve Kornacki is Nerd Hot
Jason and Alexis lust after MSNBC Political Correspondent Steve Kornacki.
JA Birthday Prank Halloween costume mix-up
Dawn Birthday Pranked Ron with help from his wife Kathleen. There seems to have been a mix-up at the Halloween costume shop with limited options left. Oops!
JA Second Chance Friendship co-workers Natalie and Jill
Natalie and Jill work together in sales. Natalie noticed a few months ago after going to a wedding shower together that Jill has changed. She even asked their boss to be taken off projects with Natalie. What's going on? We asked her.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: elevator with ex-boyfriend opens to a horse ranch
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Animal Kingdom beloved falcon mascot kidnapped
PLUS dog shots man, dog detects another human disease and help save the hedgehog in the UK.
JA Passing Notes our boss Bea Arthur plays a teenage skater boy!
His name is PJ and he's lusting over a not-so-good friend of Dawn's. Plus Dawn shared what happened at her junior prom. Who needs enemies with friends like that?
Second Chance Romance cosplayers Sabrina and Matthew
Sabrina and Matthew met at a local comic convention. They went bowling on their first date and sober Sabrina said they had a great time. But now, she's hearing crickets from him. What's going on? We asked him.
JA Birthday Prank an office copier situation
Lance de Havilland Colby birthday pranked Melanie with help from her friend and co-worker. It appears someone has been copying something inappropriate at work!
JA Second Chance Friendship moms Tammy and Angela
Tammy and Angela became friends through their kids' activities. They volunteer at events and participate in school fundraising efforts. Angela has been ignoring Tammy and Tammy doesn't know why. She even pretended to not hear her when Tammy called her name in the parking lot. What is going on? We asked her. Will our winning reconnecting friends streak continue?
JA Animal Kingdom cats, dogs, a kangaroo and gay penguins
Oh my! Lots of animal news!
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: big worm pulls the skin off the little worm
WHAT?! What does that dream mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Passing Notes red ink, blue ink, yellow ink +
LOL! A colorful note and a new guy named Mark.
JA Second Chance Romance body builder Jordan and Marissa
Jordan and Marissa met at a fitness challenge. They went on two dates; the first one out to dinner and a play and a second to a pumpkin patch that led to a sleepover at Jordan's house. She hasn't called him back after their hook up session to set up date three. What's up with that? We asked her.
JA Birthday Pranking a fast texter!
With the help of his fiance Karen, Dawn Birthday Pranked Paul. Paul is a fast texter and accidentally texted a colleague a message meant for Karen. "So you haven't the deal?" LOL!
10/23 Second Chance Friendship: former roommates Alisha and Regina
Alisha and Regina were roommates for 8 years. Alisha recently moved out and is making it as an artist. But Regina has ghosted her. What's going on? We asked Regina.
Animal Kingdom: a Kooikerhondje?
PLUS Man headbutts a shark, two new dog breeds at National Dog Show and VIT (very important turkeys).
JA Second Chance Romance Travel Blogger Tim and Rebecca
Tim and Rebecca met on Tinder and went on one date. Rebecca is a single mom, a nurse and Tim really liked getting to know her. But she's not calling him back to set up a second date even though they kissed at the end of their first one. What's going on? We asked her and we weren't prepared for her answer.
JA Birthday Prank gummies in Colorado
Dawn helps Hailey Birthday Prank her brother Christopher after their trip to Colorado. He left some a treat in the rental car; she ate it...okay, many. High-larious!
Second Chance Friendship yoga friends Hilary and Jaqueline
Hilary and Jaqueline have been namaste friends for years; their kids love spending time with each other. But recently Jaqueline has been MIA at their workout sessions and in life outside the gym. What's going on? We called Jaqueline and asked her.
JA 10/15 Animal Kingdom dangerous caterpillar?
PLUS Charlie in A Star Is Born, how to trap a tigress in India and the poopiest cities are...
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: cupcake shower?!
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Passing Notes Micah isn't driving Dawn to school anymore
Plus boyfriend Josh wants to know her schedule and invite her to a party. Real letters Dawn saved from her teenage years read by myTalk players; this time Bradley and Marley!
JA Second Chance Romance live music lovers
Carly and Benjamin met at a live concert. They both like to discover new bands and enjoy live music; they went on a second date and Carly said she had a great time so much that her bra strap broke and she needed to take her bra off. It's been a couple weeks and she doesn't know why Benjamin hasn't called to set up another date. What's up with that? We asked him.
JA Birthday Prank hand model!
Lance de Havilland Colby's back and this time helping a son birthday prank his mom who likes to stop and buy items from the mall kiosk people.
JA Second Chance Friendship besties Justin and Randy
Justin and Randy have been friends for years, but haven't seen each other for months. Justin wants to know why Randy has avoided him. He admits he is loud and obnoxious, but can't think of what happened to change so dramatically. We called Randy and he told us the scary reality.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: Mr. Potato Head
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows.
JA Animal Kingdom CPR on a squirrel
Sober up birds, it was a dog and congrats Mayor Sweet Tart!
JA Second Chance Friendship besties Amanda and Wess
Amanda and Wess have been best friends for 12 years. He hasn't been getting back to her like he used to and didn't want to go to their annual Duluth trip this year. What is going on? Could it be his new job? We called him and got the dish.
JA Animal Kingdom turtle in a wheelchair and blind kitties
Plus very loyal dogs and a man pulls an alligator's tail...these stories get better. Or do they?
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: houses and a rainbow worm
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Passing Notes Jason's love and Josh makes fun of Colleen
myTalk players read real letters to teenage Dawn; this time Jason declares his love once again (with his usual spelling errors) and Josh, voiced by Bradley, makes from of Colleen.
JA Second Chance Romance: hiking with Tim and Lacey
Tim and Lacey met on a dating site. They went hiking and out for drinks after. He thought it went great, but it's been three weeks and she hasn't called him back. What up with that?! We called her and asked.
JA interview with Ron Stallworth, man who wrote BlacKkKlansman
He will be speaking at Beth El Synagogue on October 25th as part of their Inspired Minds series.
JA Birthday Prank dog condo
Lance is back birthday pranking Rich! He calls to welcome him to the building and tell him his dog is intimidating. What can go wrong?
JA Second Chance Friendship acting friends
Jennifer and Lisa have been friends for a decade! They go to auditions for acting gigs together and their daughters are in the same dance class. But recently when Lisa sees Jennifer, she avoids her. Jennifer asked for our help to figure out why.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: sex with an ex-boyfriend?
What does it mean?! Dreamweaver Dawn knows.
JA 9/24 Animal Kingdom we have a copy-coon!
We also have a stoned lobster update, a gigantic spider web, panda mating sounds and a man who naps with cats.
JA Passing Notes So You Think You Can Mimsy?!
We're looking for another Mimsy since Julia was snotty about doing it. We held auditions...could it be Joe Soucheray?
JA Passing Notes Ginny from Chicago's back and a new boy!
Notes from Dawn's junior high and high school days read by myTalk players!
JA Second Chance Romance: Josh and Amanda note in her meat
Josh asked for our help. He went on one date with Amanda -- after slipping a note into her deli meat -- and had a great time at a baseball game. She got a little weird at the end of the date, but he doesn't know why and now she's not answering his texts or phone calls. This one has an abrupt ending. Eck!
JA Birthday Prank what's in your gutter?!
Dawn birthday pranked neat freak Kimberly with help from her husband David. She called from the gutter cleaning company letting Kimberly know they had to call the police. What fresh thing did they find in the gutter?! Wait, what?
JA Second Chance Friendship ex-work friends
Marjorie owns a daycare center and asked for our help connecting with a former employee and friend Allison. Why did Allison find another job? And why hasn't she reached out since she left? We asked her.
JA 9/17 Animal Kingdom why did the alligator cross the road?
PLUS one man rescued dogs and cats in a school bus, a man gets attacked by a bear and squirrels drive farmers nuts in New England.
JA Second Chance Romance: Justin and Paul ax throwing
Justin and Paul went on one date; they threw axes! Justin asked for our help; he went in for a hug and got a pat on the back. What happened? Does Paul want to go on a second date?
JA Birthday Prank garage sale tax?
Lance (AKA Jason) birthday pranked a serious garage sale organizer. There's a garage sale tax or a big fine? WHAT?!
Tubman CEO talks Project Down and Dirty Comedy and impact on their services
Jennifer Polzin, CEO at Tubman, joined us to talk about the services they offer and how the money raised at and during Project Down and Dirty: Comedy will help them continue their mission of safety, hope and healing for those experiencing trauma. Plus we made a very important announcement: when tickets will be available to purchase!
JA Second Chance Friendship traveling baseball moms Gayle and Abby
Gayle and Abby have been friends for more than 5 years. Their sons play on the same traveling baseball team and for many years, their families went to tournaments together. Things changed this last summer; Abby doesn't want to carpool and share hotel rooms anymore. Gayle is wondering what's really going on? We asked Abby.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: rainbow poop?
What does it mean?? Plus Dawn delivers a hard truth.
JA Animal Kingdom baboons' dental hygiene
PLUS there's a kangaroo in Austria, cat whisperer wanted and puffins are having a hard time.
JA Passing Notes Jason lusting for Dawn and introducing Mimzie!
There's a new myTalker player voicing Mimzie! And Jason is back lusting for Dawn longing to see her. LOL!
JA Second Chance Romance teachers at a candy store
Erin and Jeremy -- both teachers -- went on a fun date to the largest candy store and to the orchard for some apple picking. They kissed at the end of the night and now all Erin is hearing from Jeremy is crickets. Why? We asked him.
JA Birthday Prank tree whisperer
Jason birthday pranked Timothy with help from his wife Chelsea. Stephan, a new character, called to help Timothy with his treehouse. He wasn't very helpful.
JA Second Chance Friendship: college friends Molly and Jasmine
They have been friends for 10 years. Molly has had a couple life changes; she just got married and started a business. Jasmine now avoids her at parties and has unfollowed her on social media. WHY? We asked her.
J&A Second Chance Romance 8_30_18
Luke took Angie to a karaoke bar, but she hasn't called him back.
J&A Birthday Pranks: Up a Tree
Dawn pranks Greg and convinces him that his girlfriend has climbed up a tree and can't get down after she sees some mice.
J&A Second Chance Friendship: Meghan and Sarah
Meghan and Sarah work together, but Sarah has stopped going to lunch or instant messaging people. Is it the gossip or something else?
JA Birthday Prank eBay questions!
Dawn birthday pranked Carrie with help from Neil, Carrie's husband. Carrie is selling a lot of items to save for a fabulous honeymoon in Fiji. Dawn called with a few questions...and a couple distractions.
JA Melissa McCarthy joins us to talk The Happytime Murders!
Melissa McCarthy and a hilarious cast share screen time with puppets in The Happytime Murders in theaters on Friday. What are the joys and challenges of acting with puppets and will she let her kids see it?
JA Second Chance Friendship: Devin and Renee never the same after Vegas
Devin asked us to help her contact Renee. They went to Vegas for a girl's trip. Devin said they had a grat time, but when they got home, Renee and others on the trip no longer talk to her. Why? Ohhhhh we found out Devin failed to tell us one MAJOR detail.
JA 8/20 Animal Kingdom -- trained crows at Puy du Fou!
We could be tracking animals from space by next year. A pitbull, Nurse Frank, helps a paralyzed senior chihuahua and name those red panda twins!
JA Passing Notes Dawn's bf Michael and Ginny from Chicago's back!
To Dawn. Hello Buddy! Dawn's boyfriend is ready to party and Ginny from Chicago wants to work out with her.
JA Second Chance Romance: Daniel and Ramon
AWKWARD! We found out why Ramon was so mysterious.
JA Birthday Prank What Happens In Vegas
Daryl is back and birthday pranking Dennis with help from his wife Carol. She has a secret life in Vegas smoking cigarettes?
JA Second Chance Friendship: Meredith and Ben
Meredith and Ben go way back and have been friends since college. Ben moved away for a few years and has recently moved back. Meredith keeps asking him to go out and party like the good old days, but Ben doesn't seem interested. Let's get this friendship party started!
JA Passing Notes Sarah and introducing Dawn's boyfriend Michael!
In today's edition of Passing Notes, Dawn's friend Sarah is sick of the two-faced biatches at school. And introducing Dawn's boyfriend Michael! Wait to you hear which myTalk players voiced these two gems.
JA Second Chance Romance: Brittany and Andrew
Brittany and Andrew went on one date. But how many dates has she been on? And is Andrew interested in another date? We got to the bottom of it!
JA Birthday Prank GOT wedding!
Lance de Havilland Colby (AKA Jason) birthday pranked Aaron with help from co-worker Hillary. He's a wedding planner with some crazy demands!
JA Second Chance Friendship: Susan and Maryanne cabin time gone
Susan and Maryanne have been friends for 8 years. They used to be neighbors, but even after Susan moved away they spent time at Maryanne's cabin and on skiing trips with their boyfriends. Chirp, chirp, chirp is all Susan is hearing from Maryanne now. Why? We found out what was being swept under the rug.
JA Animal Kingdom 118 goats loose!
PLUS what is that tall Gollum creature in the Canadian woods? Yay kitty Bronson, congrats on your weight loss. And elephants in India go on a 7-day feast with body massages.
JA Passing Notes boy's imagination
What's on Dawn's boyfriend Jason's mind and Sarah questions whether Dawn is telling another friend what she's telling her.
JA Second Chance Romance mini golf stream
Gabe and Rochelle met on Tinder and went mini golfing on their first date. He thought she was quiet, but still had fun. They even took a selfie at the end of the night. Why is she ghosting him? Rochelle told a very different tale. What she said was a first for us on Second Chance Romance!
JA Birthday Prank State Fair model needed!
Dawn birthday pranked Melissa with help from her husband Carl. She is just getting back into modeling; Dawn calls with a job. Will she take it?
JA Second Chance Friendship: neighbors Gretchen and Samantha
Last summer Gretchen and Samantha's families spent a lot of time together by the pool. This summer, not so much. Samantha has rejected Gretchen's invite 6 times and she wants to know why. That's where we can help; we got a hold of Samantha...and well, you hear.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: vehicles in dreams
What does it mean? Dawn our Dreamweaver knows!
JA Passing Notes Ginny from Chicago LOL!
Josh is still lusting after Dawn and her "exotic" friend Ginny from Chicago has some cheerleading advice.
JA Second Chance Romance: Claudia and Chris no dessert
Claudia and Chris went on one date. She's a fashion student and he's a single dad. They went out to dinner and even though Claudia said there was some awkward pauses in the conversation, she had a great time. She's tried to reach out to plan another date, but he hasn't responded.
JA Birthday Prank in a pickle...er, pineapple
Lance de Havilland Colby (Jason) is now the head of baggage claim at the airport. With help from her husband Randy, Caroline finds out she’s being charged a pineapple fine. What is that?
JA Second Chance Friendship: Jessica & Hallie HH no more
Jessica asked for our help. Her friend Hallie has ghosted their Thursday night Happy Hour group since February. The group misses her and has no idea why she is no longer going. We talked to Hallie and figured it out.
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: car dreams and babies!
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Animal Kingdom: zombie outbreak, dead raccoons and if a shark attacks
Today we celebrated 30 years of Shark Week and a pigeon gets crushed by a football and lives to tell.
JA Passing Notes boy crushes & Josh's Biology class
Another installment of Passing Notes -- real notes to Dawn from classmates read by the myTalk players. Josh wants to teach Dawn Biology and Steph is boy-crazy!
JA Who decides what you listen to in the car: driver or passenger?
Jason's Just Sayin' today drew up strong opinions: who decides what you listen to in the car -- the driver or the passenger? Jason has a strong stance that if he is driving, he decides. Alexis said it depends on the passenger and the mood. What say you?
JA Second Chance Romance pressing buttons
Phillip and James went on a couple dates. They went back to James' house after the second one to watch a movie. Phillip has tried to set up another date with James, but he's hearing crickets. What's going on?
JA Birthday Prank silly invention offer
Dawn Birthday Pranked Jennifer with help from her friend Wendy. Jennifer has many ideas for fun, silly products; Dawn aka Marissa Callahan from a toy company in South Carolina calls her with an offer!
JA 8-mile hike that made Jason want to throw hubby off the Road to Hana!
Jason hilariously tells us what happened on an 8-mile hike on the Road to Hana in Hawaii to see the bamboo forest and a couple waterfalls.
JA Passing Notes: biology lesson and ouija board!
Oh, and that new show...Roseanne! It's so funny. Dawn's boyfriend Josh thinks she needs a biology lesson. And Steph refers to "Dorothy" a spirit they try to ready on the ouija board.
JA Second Chance Romance: Bailey & Jeremy...what's that smell?
Bailey and Jeremy went on one date. They met online and she said there was an awkward hug at the end. She texted him two and a half weeks ago and hasn't heard back from him. We got a hold of Jeremy and he told us why.
JA Birthday Prank UFO inquiry!
It's Landon's birthday and his boyfriend Noah asked us to Birthday Prank him. On a recent trip, Landon said he saw a UFO; a very important person calls him to inquire.
JA Final four on The Bachelorette!
Marley McMillan, host of "You Get A Rose" podcast, joined us to talk about the episode leading up the hometown visits. Colton finally tells Becca he's a virgin, Leo's out and Wills stops the car to cry.
JA Second Chance Friendship: Missy and Christina
Missy asked for our help. Her friend since junior high recently got married and since the wedding, Christina hasn't answered her messages to get together. Why? We asked her and got to the bottom hem of it.
JA Animal Kingdom: corgis and baby vultures!
Lots of animal news this morning: a Corgi party, a man attempts to smuggle baby vultures on a plane, a Jet Blue crew saves a dog and a bear in a hot tub drinking a margarita!
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: pinched skin on her hand?
What does it mean? Dreamweaver Dawn knows.
JA Passing Notes edible underwear?!
Old notes Dawn found read by the myTalk players!
JA Second Chance Romance concert drama!
Eric and Sarah went on a couple dates. Eric told us the second date was to a concert of one of her favorite bands. She was stand-offish the entire time. He likes her and doesn't know what happened. It's been 9 days. We got a hold of Sarah and she gave us the 411.
JA Animal Kingdom rejected panda and smart crows
In animal news today: a rejected panda, the most terrifying insect ever, armadillos and leprosy and crows are really smart. Oh, and hello Donna Mills kitty!
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: forgetting makeup on wedding date!
What does it mean?! Dreamweaver Dawn knows!
JA Passing Notes debut!
It's our new segment Passing Notes, a spin off of Dear Diary! Dawn kept all of the notes she received in high school. We have the myTalk players (voices you know and love) voicing her friends and boyfriends. In its first episode, a boyfriend writes about his desire to see her and a girlfriend is looking for friendship advice.
J&A Dawn's Mobile Game Drama
When your kingdom is on fire because your shield is down, and your guild won't help you attack the enemy because they are selfish and your leader keeps getting executed, you might want to destroy your castle and quit all together. Before you do, burn down the kingdom so the Chinese kids can't raid your turf.
J&A Interview with Andy Cowan-Seinfeld
Multi-talented comedian and writer Andy Cowan talks about his new book, Banging My Head Against the Wall: A Comedy Writers Guide to Seeing Stars. Andy has written for Seinfeld, Cheers and 3rd Rock from the Sun just to name a few. This book threads a theme of "The Opposite, a famous Seinfeld episode based on his experience. Larry David used many stories from Andy to co-write the character of George Castanza.
JA Birthday Prank haunted hayride job audition!
Soon-to-be groom takes on another job to help pay for wedding; Dawn, with help from his future wife, calls him to make sure he's right for the job.
JA Second Chance Friendship debut: Sasha and Dana!
Sasha and Dana go way back. They went to college together and Sasha just got a job at the same company. She asked for our help; why is Dana giving her the cold shoulder? We asked her.
JA breaking down last night's Bachelorette & Wayne Newton's face
You Get A Rose's Marley McMillan joins Jason, Alexis and Dawn to talk about the most recent Bachelorette episode. What's with the short man bangs? What is going on with David vs. Jordan and Wayne Newton's face?
JA Dreamweaver Dawn: at office meeting with no pants?!
What does it mean? Plus, a zombie dream and Alexis' mean leprechaun.
JA Animal Kingdom Kangaroo soccer player, red wolves and guinea pig fun facts!
A kangaroo interrupts a soccer game twice. A big in the Caribbean and red wolves are making a comeback. Jason shared a guinea pig fun fact about two males you must hear! Oh, and his peacock mating call.
Our last Dear Diary LIVE in-studio reads!
Dear Diary ended today with live reads from Aila and Sabrinas -- actresses reading real diary entries from Little Alexis and Little Dawn. We laughed listening back, gave out awards and gifts. Fun day!
JA Second Chance Romance mixed signals
Katie and Vivian went on one date. Katie really likes Vivian and noticed she was a little standoffish at the end of the night. Why did the vibe of the date change? We found out!
J&A Birthday Prank: Water Park Job with Jason
Jason pranks a girl who applied for her first job. He makes her do a bunch of lifeguard commands over the phone in her "audition" for the job.
J&A Body Image Part 2
A conversation started on Monday sparked more discussion about body image on Tuesday
J&A Body Image Discussion
Jason had a debilitating experience while doing a photo shoot. There are deep rooted feelings based on how he feels about his body...especially with the pressures of the gay community to have a perfect body. Stephanie Hansen and Dawn McClain chime in.
J&A Second Chance Romance : Cory and Angie
Sometimes you have to realize, that you already got the date. As Ms Shannan says, YOU BE HALF YOU.
JA Animal Kingdom mongoose, snake head and Happy Birthday old cat!
The Animal Kingdom stories runneth strong today: mongoose fun facts, a marriage ultimatum: me or the dogs, baby talk study and Happy Birthday old cat!
JA Second Chance Romance a pic with Dick Cheney
Hannah and Benjamin went on one date. She liked him, but knows something is wrong. He's ghosted her and doesn't know why. We got to the bottom of it...seriously.
JA Birthday Prank star's meet and greet demands!
Lance Colby de Havilland is back! This time Jason is birthday pranking a Kris Allen fan and it seems Kris has very specific demands for his meet and greets!
JA Marley joins us to talk Bachelorette!
Marley Bigelow McMillan is a devoted member of Bachelor Nation and hosts the podcast "You Get A Rose." We're not gonna lie, last night's episode was OH-KAY WHAT?: Lil Jon showed up so did Jordan's naked model body and dodgeball. Who got a rose and who is the clear favorite?
JA Animal Kingdom crayfish amputee and one big ass weinie!
Trevor is one #bigassweinie! Literally. But it got better for him. The crayfish we think got better. And the whale in Thailand...didn't get better.
Howard Stern calls Jason Part 2
Jason gets a surprise call from his idol...
JA Trading Spaces Doug Wilson joined us to talk about the finale!
Trading Spaces got renewed for a second season on TLC! Today we talked to Doug Wilson, one of the original designers on Trading Spaces, about the finale Saturday night. The homeowners didn't look happy at the reveal in the tease. We talked about that and his goal each episode.
JA Second Chance Romance there's something about Darren
Darren and Heather met on a plane and planned a baseball game date when they both got back to the Twin Cities. Darren said the date went great, but Heather is ghosting him. WHY? We got to the bottom of it!
JA Birthday Prank top seller surprise!
Joshua is speaking at his company's upcoming celebration; he's the top sales person! Lacey, AKA Dawn, called him with help from his bosses with a surprise guest with strange requests. Happy Birthday JP!
JA Special Edition of Animal Kingdom
So many animal stories to report today: a drug sniffing dog, opioid mussels, an eagle, fox and rabbit combo platter and fake dog testicles!
Dear Diary Alexis is moving and Dawn's new experienced boyfriend!
Little Alexis is moving to Minnesota. This is her last diary entry at her home in New Jersey. Little Dawn has a new experienced boyfriend – an entry so racy, our understudy Bradley Traynor needed to read it!
JA Two Ninja Warriors in the house!
Our Mr. Manuary and Rainbow Warrior Jaysen Saly stopped by to visit with Ninja Natalie Duran! It's Red Nose Day and American Ninja Warrior is set to film here in the Twin Cities tomorrow. The Red Nose Campaign helps lift kids out of poverty.
JA Second Chance Romance didn't she tell you?!
Carrie and Joel went out on two dates. She had a wonderful time and said that he was "husband material." But after their second date, he has not called her back to plan a third one. We got a hold of Joel and wow, oh wow...just listen.
JA Birthday Prank raccoon nuisance!
Daryl's back! Jason birthday pranked Teresa with help from her husband John. There's raccoons at their cabin; what should Daryl and his team do?
JA Alexis reads our boss Bea Arthur's stick
and it is not good. Or is it? Bea Arthur helps interpret its meaning.
JA is Netflix's new show Safe any good?
Jason and Dawn have watched it all. Alexis has watched two episodes of Netflix's Safe and has doubts about continuing. Is it worth watching?
JA Animal Kingdom another canine confusion story!
Really people? Plus Meghan Markle's dog gets to ride with the Queen and a rare animal escapes from a Rhode Island Zoo.
JA Birthday Prank Marco...no Polo (at first)!
Gayle asked Marco, a dad at the school her kids attend, out on a date. They went to the symphony. She really liked him, but hasn't heard from him to set up a second date. We got a hold of Marco and figured out why; the end shocked us too!
JA Birthday Prank AJ not BJ!
AJ is getting married; Casey is her maid of honor. AJ wanted to have a little fun with Casey for her birthday. Casey's t-shirt order went all wrong and Dawn was the one the break the news to her.
JA Animal Kingdom don't put a dead owl in your car!
Is that a Bengal kitten or a bobcat? And don't put an injured/dead owl in your car; this could happen!
JA Dawn reviews "brussel sprouts" after seeing Deadpool 2
They were delicious!!!
JA Dear Diary dad doesn't get it and one big ass weenie!
Little Dawn's dad doesn't understand and she's working through her New Year's resolutions. Little Alexis' friends have a birthday/going away party for her and someone's not wearing underwear.
JA Second Chance Romance plumber's dilemma
Justin and Alaina went on one date. After dinner, she went to his place, but only stayed an hour. He really likes her and wants to know why she hasn’t responded to his texts. It’s been a month. We plunged the situation. Will they go on a second date on us?
JA Birthday Prank canoe rental
Daryl's back! This time he's (Jason) birthday pranking Pat with help from his brother Kevin. Renting a canoe and a place to stay won't be as easy as Pat thinks it will be with Daryl making the reservations.
JA Animal Kingdom koala chlamydia and polygamous owls
Yep...koalas with chlamydia and polygamous owls!
JA Dear Diary drama with Kristen and prank calls
Little Dawn has had it with Kristen; she's determined to steal her man! And Little Alexis hates prank calling people, but thinks it's funny.
JA Second Chance Romance dramatic much?
Brandy and Ben were set up by friends and went out on one date. They skipped the movie they planned to see because their conversation was that enthralling. Brandy had a great time and thought Ben did too. Why is he ghosting her?
A Trading Space riddle! Paige Davis called in to help!
Something happens in the next episode of Trading Spaces that has never happened before. Did we guess it right? Paige Davis called in to clarify...kind of.
JA Birthday Prank too many petitions!
With help from Molly's husband Joe, Dawn called and asked Molly for help...help with a cause she doesn't support. You did sign the petition! Dawn called her back after this prank to make sure she was okay! LOL!
JA Would You Rather Disney edition!
This time Alexis asks Jason and Dawn Would You Rather questions; it's the Disney edition. Play along!
JA Animal Kingdom and a new children's story!
Ten thousand tortoises were rescued in Madagascar and a goose attacks a golfer. PLUS a new children's story inspired by Alexis' Animal Kingdom.
JA Dear Diary Lex's perm and Dawn's love life!
Little Alexis wants a perm, but her mom won't let her get one and Little Dawn's nemesis at school keeps getting in the way of her love life.
D&S - Yoga Pants and Underwear Etiquette
We need to know if underwear is necessary when wearing yoga pants and have to lay down some rules for people who wear them. We even take some calls and discover to some people underwear is not necessary at all!
JA Second Chance Romance sex...a lot of it
Mary and Kenneth went on one date. Mary is new to dating after getting out of a 14 year old marriage. Did she say something wrong? Why isn’t he calling her back?
JA Birthday Prank Dirty Birdie!
The bird said WHAT?! Omg.
JA Tuna Talk with Dawn!
Jason and Alexis stress buying quality grills and shoes. Dawn encourages us to buy quality tuna. It's Tuna Talk with Dawn!
JA read your stick time!
You control your own fleece.
JA man and koala -- both lucky to be alive!
A 20-year old survived a shark attack; he has also survived a bear and a snake attack too! Plus a baby koala doesn't want to let go of mom even during surgery.
Dear Diary popular boys and moving to Northfield, MN
Little Dawn is still waiting for Christmas gifts from Aunt Kathy and wants a popular boyfriend. Little Alexis is coming to grips with the fact that her family is moving to Northfield, MN in the middle of her 8th grade year.
JA Second Chance Romance tighty whitey wonder
James and Deirdre met on Tinder and Neflixed and chilled. She left before the night was over and hasn't called or texted James back. Why? We got to the bottom of it.
JA Birthday Prank a parking ticket disaster!
Jason played a traffic cop and with help from her husband Birthday Pranked Monica. He racked up how many tickets?!
J&A What do you call your period?
Thank you Buzzfeed and myTalkers; these are hilarious! #laughterheadache
Dear Diary choosing boys and moving!
Little Dawn is trying to decide which boy she likes and Little Alexis finds out she has to move to Minnesota! Ugh!
JA Second Chance Romance he's a planner!
Brad and Craig went on one date. They made out at the end of the night, but Craig has ghosted Brad. Brad asked for our help and we got to the nitty gritty.
JA Birthday Prank banner size matters!
With help from her husband Barry, Dawn birthday pranks Sadie who just started a new job and ordered a poster. Wait. How big is it?
JA Alexis reads Erin Schwab's stick!
Erin and two listeners...will they have a good day? The sticks tell all.