Mall Talk with Paige Weldon and Emily...

Comedians Paige Weldon and Emily Faye don’t think hanging out at the mall should stop in adulthood. Join them and a guest each episode as they discuss mall memories from their youth, current day mall-going habits, and classic stores like Spencer’s, Wet Seal, and PacSun.

Follow Mall Talk on Twitter and Instagram @malltalkpod.

Photo by Mandee Johnson Photography @mandeephoto

Comedy
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Mall Talk: Quarantine Edition w/ Emily & Paige
A special Paige and Emily only episode, recorded live from their respective apartments! Topics include what were doing while in quarantine, the possible fates of various mall businesses due to the closure of malls during this time, and the increased use of the phrase during this time. Anyway, this is weird. Hope you like it. Be safe and absolutely do not go to the mall, which you cant, because its closed. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY STITCH FIX! Save 25% on your first Stitch Fix box by visiting www.stitchfix.com/mall THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mall THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY "THE DATING GAME KILLER" Subscribe today to "The Dating Game Killer" and other great shows from Wondery on Apple Podcasts, wherever youre listening right now. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod BUY MALL TALK MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/podcasts/mall-talk
57 min
102
Tillys vs. Zumiez w/ Whitmer Thomas
Whitmer Thomas (The Golden One on HBO) tells us once and for all which is better, Tillys or Zumiez. Plus handing out show flyers in front of Hot Topic in his teen years, working at the Active store on the Promenade when he first moved to LA, and the joys watching a friend spend money that they shouldnt now. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mall THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY WONDERY! Subscribe today to The Dating Game Killer and other great shows from Wondery on Apple Podcasts, wherever youre listening right now. FOLLOW WHIT: https://twitter.com/WhitmerThomas https://www.instagram.com/whitmerthomas FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/podcasts/mall-talk BUY MALL TALK MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
77 min
103
Forever 21 w/ Megan Koester
Megan Koester (Adult Swim, Grifthorse podcast) joins Paige and Emily to talk Australian malls, Borders return fraud, and the novelty t-shirt garbage heap that is Forever 21. Plus where to get the best bang for your buck in the Glendale Galleria food court, the various tiers of Macys and... MORE! THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mall THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY WONDERY! Subscribe today to The Dating Game Killer and other great shows from Wondery on Apple Podcasts, wherever youre listening right now. FOLLOW MEGAN: https://twitter.com/bornferal https://www.instagram.com/bornferal/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
85 min
104
Lucky Brand w/ Don Fanelli
Emily and Paige are joined by Don Fanelli (The Need to Fail podcast) to talk terrifying turkey statues, Claires ear piercings and getting paid to do Improv Everywhere at a mall in Hong Kong. Plus everyones unique relationships to Lucky Brand Jeans, an update on the state of Papyrus, and a reminder that Burbank Town Center does in fact have a Bed, Bath & Beyond. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY STITCH FIX! Save 25% on your first Stitch Fix box by visiting www.stitchfix.com/mall THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP! For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mall FOLLOW DON: https://twitter.com/donfanelli https://www.instagram.com/donfanelli/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
78 min
105
Build-A-Bear Workshop w/ Luis Lemus & Vince Cal...
Vince Caldera and Luis Lemus (Sleepover podcast) grew up going to the Glendale Galleria, aka the best mall. They come by to talk about how the Americana changed the Galleria, seeing movies at Pacific Theatres, and getting banned from Toys R Us. Plus a recent trip to The Void VR experience, trying Hot Dog on a Stick for the first time and of course, all things Build-A-Bear Workshop. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mall FOLLOW VINCE & LUIS: https://www.instagram.com/vince_caldera/ https://www.instagram.com/2luis2lemus/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
85 min
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Structure w/ Ryan O'Flanagan
Ryan OFlanagan (Comedy Central, American Vandal) hasnt been to the mall in a year, but hes here this week to reminisce about the circular food court of Providence Place Mall in Rhode Island, various suits hes purchased over the years, and some important middle school era matching-set outfits from the now defunct Structure. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mall FOLLOW RYAN: https://www.instagram.com/ryanoflan/ https://twitter.com/ryanoflan FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
80 min
107
Merry-Go-Round w/ Giulia Rozzi
Giulia Rozzi (Conan) joins the pod to talk going to the mall now versus as a teen, snacking on food court gravy, and meeting Rick Fox. Also, Emily tries Shaqs new chicken restaurant and Paige considers buying a mug. FOLLOW GIULIA: https://twitter.com/GiuliaRozzi https://www.instagram.com/msgiuliarozzi/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY STITCH FIX! Save 25% on your first Stitch Fix box by visiting www.stitchfix.com/mall THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP! For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mall MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
87 min
108
Borders w/ Jamie Loftus
Emily and Paige are joined by Jamie Loftus (Bechdel Cast) to talk taking the bus to Burbank Town Center, clearance holiday shopping at Claires and working at Borders for their final months in business. Plus how many Yankee Candles is too many, and the truth about where Gilmore Girls REALLY takes place. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/m FOLLOW JAMIE: https://twitter.com/jamieloftusHELP https://www.instagram.com/jamiechristsuperstar/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
90 min
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Stew Leonard's w/ Noah Findling
Noah Findling joins Paige and Emily to talk meeting girls in New Jersey malls, forming a life-long love for Panda Express, and visiting the Disneyland of grocery stores Stew Leonards. FOLLOW NOAH: https://www.instagram.com/noahbuilttheark/ https://twitter.com/NoahBuiltTheARK FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
80 min
110
KB Toys w/ Ahmed Bharoocha
Ahmed Bharoocha (Dream Corp LLC, Comedy Central) comes by to talk outdoor malls in Santa Barbara, indoor malls in Rhode Island, and doing stand-up for the first time at now-defunct mall comedy club Stitches Komedy Kafe. Plus the rise and fall of the toy store in the mall, KB Toys. Malls! THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY "NATIONAL LAMPOON RADIO HOUR: THE PODCAST!" https://open.spotify.com/show/2eaKyxAEs92zIzDR4sNm0E THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP For 10% off, visit https://www.betterhelp.com/mall THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY STITCH FIX! Save 25% on your first Stitch Fix box by visiting www.stitchfix.com/mall FOLLOW AHMED: https://www.instagram.com/ahmedbharoocha/ https://twitter.com/AhmedBharoocha FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
82 min
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West 49 w/ Steph Tolev
The hilarious Steph Tolev (The Ringers, Vulture Comics You Should Know) joins Emily and Paige to talk about her teen years frequenting Canadian skate apparel store West 49, a recent failed trip to the Sprinkles cupcake ATM and why its better to go to the mall alone. FOLLOW STEPH: https://twitter.com/StephTolev https://www.instagram.com/stephtolev/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
73 min
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Marshall's w/ Simon Gibson
Simon Gibson (Inside Jokes, Last Call with Carson Daly) comes by to talk Portlands Lloyd Center and Mall 205, Burbanks Buffalo Wild Wings and Ross Dress For Less, and of course the discount queen herself, Marshalls. Plus a fun new segment, a surprising DMV location, and more. FOLLOW SIMON: https://www.instagram.com/simeygibson/ https://twitter.com/simeygibson FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
81 min
113
dELiA*s w/ Alex Kumin
Alex Kumin (Diamond Comedy Hour) visits from Chicago to talk half days spent at the Natick Mall outside Boston, an Abercrombie group interview gone wrong, and of course the catalog classic, dELiA*s. Plus we answer a few of lifes most important questions like, wOulD YoU rAtHeR bE iN a cAve oF sNakEs oR a bAthTub fUlL oF sluGs? THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY STITCH FIX! Save 25% on your first Stitch Fix box by visiting www.stitchfix.com/mall FOLLOW ALEX: https://twitter.com/AlexKumin https://www.instagram.com/alex.kumin/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
81 min
114
Tilt Arcade w/ Curt Neill
Curt Neill comes by to talk to Paige and Emily about good and bad Oregon malls, the best sports-themed video games at Tilt Arcade and why he made Glendale Gallerias jerseys. Plus we learn that Curt is a jock, and play a special Chrismakkuh edition of Mall Libs (shoutout to Seth Cohen, who is hot). THIS EPISODE WAS SPONSORED BY HELIX! Get up to 125 dollars off at HelixSleep.com/MALL FOLLOW CURT: https://www.instagram.com/curtneill/ https://twitter.com/curtneill FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
100 min
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Nordstrom: Boys Section w/ Jake Nordwind
Paige and Emily are joined by LA native Jake Nordwind to talk about his teen years frequenting Westside Pavillion, Westfield Century City and the Beverly Center. Plus the importance of Jackass in a young mans life, and of course how to win back your ex by cutting holes in newspapers and going to the movies. FOLLOW JAKE: https://www.instagram.com/sk8rpunk69/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
90 min
116
Z Gallerie w/ Drew Droege
Paige and Emily talk with the hilarious Drew Droege about growing up going to the malls of North Carolina, getting accused of shoplifting Jurassic Park jawbreakers at Spencer's, loving mall movies, and last but not least the glitter heap that is Z Gallerie. FOLLOW DREW: https://twitter.com/drewdroege https://www.instagram.com/drew_droege/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
74 min
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Charlotte Russe w/ Lindsay Katai & Kelly Nugent
Emily and Paige are joined by Kelly Nugent and Lindsay Katai (Teen Creeps) to talk Burbank Town Center, Fashion Valley in San Diego, Del Amo in Torrance, jobs at Pea in the Pod and AMC Theaters respectively, and of course, the absolute gem of early 2000s fashion, Charlotte Russe. Also, an update on Renee & Don 2019. FOLLOW KELLY & LINDSAY: https://twitter.com/kellynugee/ https://www.instagram.com/kellynugee/ https://twitter.com/lindsaykatai/ https://www.instagram.com/lindsaykatai/ LISTEN TO TEEN CREEPS: https://linktr.ee/teencreeps FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk **NEW RENEE & DON 2019 MERCH AT https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast ** Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
112 min
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Magic Johnson Theatres w/ Mandal
Mandal the comedian joins Paige and Emily all the way from Atlanta, GA to talk Magic Johnson Theatres, Medu Bookstore, Hollywood Shots and so much more. Lots of stories from Greenbriar Mall, one from the Glendale Galleria, and another edition of Never Have I Ever Town Center. THIS EPISODE WAS SPONSORED BY HELIX! Get up to $125 off at HelixSleep.com/MALL! FOLLOW MANDAL: https://www.instagram.com/themandalman/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
92 min
119
Ann Taylor w/ Langan Kingsley
Paige and Emily are joined by Langan Kingsley (Teachers, Corporate) to discuss which is the worst Sephora, why the mall can be a comforting place for New York transplants, and last but certainly not least, capri pants from Ann Taylor. Who is Ann, anyway? Find out on this episode of Mall Talk. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY NATIVE To get 20% off, visit nativedeodorant.com/MALL or use promo code MALL at checkout. FOLLOW LANGAN: https://twitter.com/thisislangan FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
80 min
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World Market w/ Will Miles
Since moving to LA, Will Miles (Comedy Central Half-Hour, South Side) has learned to love the mall. This week he joins Paige and Emily to talk about the wide array of regional ingredients and housewares available at World Market, going to The Grove high, the rumor that Oprah lives in an apartment at Water Tower Place in Chicago and, of course, his childhood stint as a sort of mall investigative journalist. FOLLOW WILL: https://twitter.com/MrWillMiles https://www.instagram.com/mrwillmiles/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment theme songs by @wearenicelegs
82 min
121
Champs Sports w/ C.J. Toledano
C.J. Toledano (House of Highlights) comes by to talk about getting back into the mall game after an injury, going into stores even though you know they make you mad and what where you park says about you. Plus we learn that, in his teen years, he worked half a shift at Hollister, and dared to wear jeans on the job at Blockbuster, but always dreamed of working at Foot Locker. And, last but not least, the long-awaited return of Halloween Mall Libs. FOLLOW C.J.: https://twitter.com/CJToledano https://www.instagram.com/cjhoh/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod/ https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
78 min
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Thalhimers w/ Sara Schaefer
This week, Paige and Emily are joined by Sara Schaefer comedian, graduate of the Thalhimers etiquette school, and that girl who ate a slice of Sbarro pizza on her local news station. They discover their shared love of miniatures, reminisce about collectible department store teddy bears and try some more Halloween-themed segments. FOLLOW SARA: https://www.instagram.com/saraschaefer1/ https://twitter.com/saraschaefer1 FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Shut Down, Rebrand, Expand theme by @wearenicelegs
82 min
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Aritzia w/ Will Weldon
Comedian and Canadian Will Weldon joins Paige and Emily to talk about Canadian-founded women's clothing store Aritzia! Also, the time he severely burned himself sneaking tea into the Chinook Centre movie theater, why New Year's Eve is the worst day to work at Blockbuster, and MORE!Plus special Halloween editions of M.A.L.L. and Shut Down, Rebrand, Expand. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY NATIVE! To get 20% off, visit nativedeodorant.com/MALL or use promo code MALL at checkout. FOLLOW WILL: https://twitter.com/oldmanweldon https://www.instagram.com/oldmanweldon/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Shut Down, Rebrand, Expand theme by @wearenicelegs
76 min
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GAP w/ Karen Kilgariff
Emily and Paige are joined by the inimitable Karen Kilgariff (My Favorite Murder, Mr. Show) to talk shopping at Santa Rosa Plaza in the 80s, working at The Gap in the 90s and killing time at The Grove today! Plus more on LA's many malls, Outback Red and a special haunted edition of Desert Island. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY SIMPLEHEALTH Try SimpleHealth for free! Go to simplehealth.com/birth-control/MALL or enter code "MALL" at checkout! FOLLOW KAREN: https://twitter.com/KarenKilgariff FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Desert Island theme song by @wearenicelegs
76 min
125
5-7-9 w/ Kristal Adams
Comedian Kristal Adams (Laugh After Dark, Whohaha) sits down with Paige and Emily to talk about her recent visit to a mall in Paris, a childhood dance recital at the Inland Center and the now-defunct original 5-7-9. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY SIMPLEHEALTHTry SimpleHealth for free! Go to simplehealth.com/birth-control/MALL or enter code "MALL" at checkout! FOLLOW KRISTAL: https://twitter.com/thedarkkristal https://www.instagram.com/thedarkkristal/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Shut Down, Rebrand, Expand theme by @wearenicelegs
86 min
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Old Navy w/ Katie Vallely
Is Toby Keith's "I Love This Bar & Grill" the perfect place to party post-breakup? Comedian Katie Vallely joins the pod to recount riding the bus to Destiny USA in Syracuse, waiting in line to meet Shania Twain at the Grove and finding the perfect Roxy knock-offs and cargo shorts at Old Navy. Plus a quick recap of a recent Avril Lavigne concert. FOLLOW KATIE: https://twitter.com/KatieVallely00 https://www.instagram.com/katie_vallely/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment themes by @wearenicelegs
85 min
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Sweet Factory w/ Blair Socci
Comedian Blair Socci speaks on her love for Sweet Factory sour gummies and Hot Dog on a Stick Cheese-on-a-Sticks. Plus the summer she worked at Lululemon, a recent Victoria's Secret negligee purchase and the transformation of the Mission Viejo mall into the Shops at Mission Viejo. THIS EPISODE WAS SPONSORED BY HELIX! Get up to 125 dollars off at HelixSleep.com/MALL FOLLOW BLAIR: https://twitter.com/blairsocci https://www.instagram.com/blairsocci/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Shut Down, Rebrand, Expand theme by @wearenicelegs
73 min
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Macy's w/ Jamel Johnson
Jamel Johnson (Air Buds podcast) loves the Macy's clearance section and is here to tell you about it. Plus looking for love in a Yankee Candle, applying for a job at GameStop 4-5 times and why Vegas is the mall of cities. Check out IMAGINED LIFE! http://wondery.fm/malltalk A new podcast from Wondrey. Each episode of Imagined Life takes you on an immersive journey into the life of a world-famous person. Follow Jamel @NonProfitComic @broccolihouse FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Segment themes by @wearenicelegs
80 min
129
Guitar Center w/ Pedro Salinas
Comedian Pedro Salinas joins Paige and Emily to talk Guitar Center, visiting the Glendale Galleria after time away, and dressing up for a high school mall date. Plus, did you know Coffee Bean is kosher and JCPenney has reasonably priced suits? CHECK OUT IMAGINED LIFE! A new podcast from Wondrey. Each episode of Imagined Life takes you on an immersive journey into the life of a world-famous person. FOLLOW PEDRO: https://twitter.com/salinas_pedro https://www.instagram.com/pedros_alinas/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast Shut Down, Rebrand, Expand theme by @wearenicelegs
90 min
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Kohl's w/ Rachel Mac
Comedian and writer Rachel Mac sits down with Paige and Emily to talk Love Spell, the Spiderman 2 soundtrack and buying but not listening to a Blink-182 CD because it had swearing. Plus all things Kohl's, from celebrity clothing lines to Wisconsin roots and of course the age old question....... is Mervyn's Kohl's? FOLLOW RACHEL: https://www.instagram.com/yourrachelmac/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
85 min
131
American Girl Place w/ Guy Branum (LIVE at Lyri...
It's the first anniversary of Mall Talk! And we have a very special LIVE episode with guest Guy Branum (Talk Show the Game Show, The Mindy Project) talking about his stint as a teenage mall Santa, the time he saw Practical Magic alone at the Mall of America on his 23rd birthday, and of course all things American Girl Place. Recorded at Lyric Hyperion in Los Angeles on August 9th 2019. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY SIMPLE HEALTH: *Try Simple Health for FREE at simplehealth.com/mall or enter the code MALL at checkout! NEW SEGMENT THEMES BY NICE LEGS: https://wearenicelegs.bandcamp.com/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod FOLLOW GUY: https://www.instagram.com/guybranum/ https://twitter.com/guybranum MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/podcasts/mall-talk/ MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
82 min
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City Chic w/ Caitlin Gill
Comedian Caitlin Gill joins the pod to discuss the brief but beautiful window of time when City Chic had US locations and of course the gorgeous swan gown she purchased there. Plus Target fashion, AMC Stubs A-List, and Sears Catalog Homes. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY HARPER COLLINS AND NATIVE CAITLIN IS ON TOUR NOW! Dates and where to download her new album 'Major." at http://www.caitlingillcomedy.com/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
82 min
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The Wall w/ Dave Ross
This week comedian and Glendale resident Dave Ross (Comedy Central, Late Late Show) tells us why his hometown mall is sinking into the ground a couple of inches each year. We also cover the loopholes of the lifetime music guarantee at The Wall, getting hot cocoa at the Americana during the holidays, and the shell of a mall that once was San Diego's Horton Plaza. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY HARPERCOLLINS Check out "What If It's Us" today! FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW DAVE: https://twitter.com/davetotheross https://www.instagram.com/davetotheross/
106 min
134
Eddie Bauer w/ Chris Garcia
Paige and Emily are joined by comedian Chris Garcia to talk about top puffer jacket destination Eddie Bauer. Plus the summer he worked in the stockroom of Victoria's Secret, the prank calls his sister got at an unfortunately named Christian book store and the two separate times he saw Verne Troyer (once at the mall). FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW CHRIS: https://www.instagram.com/radtuna/ https://twitter.com/_chrisgarcia
91 min
135
Babbage's w/ Dave Thomason
Dave Thomason (Comedy Central, HBO) recounts his recent visit to Downtown Disney, a tiresome summer temp job at Nordstorm, and the time he definitely met the real Power Rangers at the mall. Plus, Emily talks Vegas and Paige reviews Montclair Place. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW DAVE: https://twitter.com/dave_thomason https://www.instagram.com/davethomason/
89 min
136
Lids w/ Ramsey Badawi
At long last, Ramsey Badawi comes by to tell Paige and Emily about his days of collecting flat brims from Lids. Plus his recent trip to Dreamscape at Westfield Century City, working at Hot Topic during the holidays, and wearing a matching camo tux, Vans slip-ons and Lids hat to prom. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY NATIVE https://www.nativedeodorant.com/mall ENTER "MALL" FOR 20% OFF! FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW RAMSEY: https://www.instagram.com/ramsbad/ https://twitter.com/ramsbad
82 min
137
Northern Reflections w/ Debra DiGiovanni
Debra DiGiovanni (Conan, Comedy Central) worked at a drug store inside the mall for five years, and loved it! Between tales of her teen years at Shoppers Drug Mart, we also talk first showing of the day movies at the Grove, underrated coffee kiosks at Century City, and the loon a duck-like bird featured prominently on the wares at Canada's favorite mall store for grandmas, Northern Reflections. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW DEBRA: https://twitter.com/DebraDiGiovanni https://www.instagram.com/debradg/
83 min
138
Brookstone w/ Raj Desai
Raj Desai (Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik, I Love You America) sits down with Paige and Emily to talk Brookstone, home of the fog-less mirror and the Frog-O-Sphere. Other topics include doing Normcore before it was a thing, hanging out at the mall on visits back home, and whether the daughter of TopShop's chairman is still dating the "Hot Felon." Also, some big news about the Grove. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW RAJ: https://twitter.com/_rajdesai
97 min
139
Nordstrom w/ Amy Silverberg
Writer and comedian Amy Silverberg (Best American Short Stories, JFL) had a very formative experience at the cafe inside Nordstrom! Paige and Emily learn all about that fateful mushroom ravioli meal, as well as Amy's brief stint as a Chili's hostess, her Gold's Gym membership, and the devastating middle school realization that this "walk around the mall" date with that skater boy in Vans is not, in fact, a date. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW AMY: https://twitter.com/AmySilverberg https://www.instagram.com/amysilverberg/
104 min
140
Sears w/ Biniam Bizuneh
This week the hilarious Biniam Bizuneh (Comedy Central Stand-Up, How to Be Broke) tells Paige and Emily all about getting lost at the mall as a kid, buying a last minute suit at Topshop, and living the California dream aka working at PacSun at the Grove. Plus cats, dogs, sports uniforms and a few minutes on Sears. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW BINIAM: https://www.instagram.com/biniambiz/ https://twitter.com/biniambiz
113 min
141
Shinola w/ Brent Sullivan
Comedian Brent Sullivan (You're Making It Worse, Conan) stops by to talk sock shopping, getting to the mall right at opening and asking for the non-model Abercrombie bag. Plus the perfectly askew color selection of Shinola notebooks and whether the grocery store and the mall are brothers or foes. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW BRENT: https://twitter.com/mrbrentsullivan https://www.instagram.com/mrbrentsullivan/
100 min
142
Gadzooks w/ Ever Mainard
Emily and Paige are joined by Ever Mainard (Paddleton, The Feels) to talk Gadzooks, JNCO jeans and ninja turtles. Plus the time Jessica Simpson visited her hometown mall and it made the paper and MORE! THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY HELIX https://www.helixsleep.com/mallUP TO $125 OFF! FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW EVER: https://twitter.com/evermainard https://www.instagram.com/evermainard/
78 min
143
Ontario Mills w/ Emily & Paige
In this very special episode, Paige and Emily recount their recent trip to Ontario Mills, home of the last remaining Rainforest Cafe in California. We learn that Coach has a new line of Pacman handbags, all Mills malls are divided into neighborhoods, and kiosks are weird everywhere. Plus some Universal CityWalk talk and, at long last, your beloved hosts reveal what 5 stores they would pick for their Desert Island Malls. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
99 min
144
Sephora w/ Jackie Johnson
Emily and Paige are joined by Jackie Johnson (Natch Beaut podcast) to talk about the quintessential mall make-up store: Sephora. Other topics include her recent Tesla test drive at the Americana, working at the Cheesecake Factory at the Grove, and buying jewelry at Hot Topic in 2019. Also, Paige visits Ponce City Market in Atlanta. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW JACKIE: https://twitter.com/Jackie_Michele https://www.instagram.com/jackiemichelejohnson/
83 min
145
Limited Too w/ Beth Stelling
Beth Stelling (Netflix's The Standups) comes by to talk back-to-school shopping at Limited Too, buying and returning to Bloomingdale's and whether everything is getting worse. Also, Emily visits the latest addition to the Caruso family: Palisades Village. FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW BETH: https://twitter.com/BethStelling https://www.instagram.com/bethstelling/
82 min
146
Sam Goody w/ Greg Edwards
Paige and Emily are joined by comedian Greg Edwards to talk about classic mall music and entertainment superstore Sam Goody. Other topics include hooking up in the refrigerator section at Montgomery Ward, selling shoes to Missy Elliot, and attending a Lenny Kravitz signing. MALL TALK MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast FOLLOW GREG: https://twitter.com/GregtheGrouch https://www.instagram.com/gregcomedy/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk
92 min
147
B. Dalton Bookseller w/ H. Alan Scott
Emily and Paige sit down with H. Alan Scott (You're Making It Worse podcast) to talk about getting a big tip from Joan Cusack at the movie theater, being deeply betrayed by the Beverly Center, and tearing some very special pages out of books at B. Dalton Bookseller. Also, a bit on Knotts Berry Farm and the various theme park offerings of Southern California. FOLLOW H. ALAN: https://twitter.com/HAlanScott https://www.instagram.com/halanscott/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
89 min
148
The LEGO Store w/ James Austin Johnson
Paige and Emily are joined by comedian James Austin Johnson to discuss the monolithic rise of Opry Mills in Nashville, the joys of discovering Eataly, and saying "I love you" in LEGOs. Plus a poetic moment with stingrays, and why we don't like the Easter bunny. FOLLOW JAMES: https://twitter.com/shrimpJAJ https://www.instagram.com/shrimpjaj/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
105 min
149
Victoria's Secret w/ Anya Volz
This week Emily and Paige discuss the problematic classic Victoria's Secret with comedian Anya Volz (Thirst Trap Comedy). Plus being a teenage manager, skating at the Diamond Run Mall in Rutland, Vermont, and what exactly qualifies one as a horse girl. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY HELLOFRESH AND LAUGHPASS https://www.hellofresh.com/mall80 ENTER "MALL80" TO GET $80 OFF! https://www.getlaughpass.com ENTER "MALL" TO TREAT YOURSELF TODAY! FOLLOW ANYA: https://twitter.com/AnyaVolz https://www.instagram.com/anyavolz/ FOLLOW MALL TALK https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
91 min
150
Journeys w/ Vanessa Gonzalez
What a journey! Emily and Paige talk to comedian Vanessa Gonzalez (Comedy Central, HBO) about classic cool kid shoe store Journeys, home of all things Vans, Dr Martens and the short-lived but long-legged knee-high Converse. Plus skipping school to go to the mall, anticlimactic middle school fights and *kind of* working at RadioShack. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY LAUGHPASS https://www.getlaughpass.com ENTER "MALL" TO TREAT YOURSELF TODAY! FOLLOW VANESSA: https://twitter.com/Buhnessa https://www.instagram.com/buhnessamarie/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
86 min
151
Mrs. Fields w/ Bridger Winegar
Paige and Emily are joined this week by the hilarious-est Bridger Winegar for a heated discussion about the rise and fall of mall cookie queen herself, Mrs. Fields. Plus how to win $200 worth of gowns at Dillard's, some lies about Sanrio, and the anti-climactic coming of age story that is Burbank Town Center. Also more. This episode is long and we won't apologize for it. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY LAUGHPASS https://www.getlaughpass.com ENTER "TREATMENT" TO TREAT YOURSELF TODAY! FOLLOW BRIDGER: https://twitter.com/bridger_wh ttps://www.instagram.com/bridger_w/ FOLLOW MALL TALK https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
111 min
152
Distroller World w/ Anna Seregina
At long last, this week Emily and Paige sit down with comedian Anna Seregina to talk about the newest wonder at the Glendale Galleria: Distroller World USA. A deep dive into the world of Nerlies, Zygoties and Alushhhes! Plus the origin story of Anna's love for Dunkin' Donuts at a mall in Moscow, her torrid love affair at a belly button piercing kiosk in British Columbia, and why we don't run into each other at the Galleria more often. FOLLOW ANNA: https://www.instagram.com/cashmoneygrandpa/ https://twitter.com/touchingcheeses FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
92 min
153
Mervyn's w/ Emily Heller
This week Paige and Emily are joined by comedian and writer Emily Heller (Barry, Comedy Central) to discuss the mushroom selection at the Little Tokyo Galleria in downtown LA, the excellence of the malls of Japan and Thailand, and the oft-forgotten years that Mervyn's tried to rebrand itself as a California beach babe. Plus the pros and cons of karaoke, and a little on city planning. FOLLOW EMILY: https://twitter.com/MrEmilyHeller https://www.instagram.com/mremilyheller/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
89 min
154
PacSun w/ Joel Kim Booster
On this week's episode, Emily and Paige talk to comedian Joel Kim Booster (Comedy Central, Conan) about PacSun, his brief career at a Dippin' Dots kiosk, and his harsh rejection from a coveted job at Barnes and Noble. Plus Paige visits the SouthPark mall in Charlotte, NC, and Emily discovers a door. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY CARE/OF https://www.takecareof.com ENTER "MALL50" FOR 50% OFF! FOLLOW JOEL: https://twitter.com/ihatejoelkim https://www.instagram.com/ihatejoelkim/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
75 min
155
Banana Republic w/ Jamie Lee
Comedian Jamie Lee (Crashing, Weddiculous) joins Paige and Emily this week to discuss the broccoli at Outback Steakhouse, the casual wear options at Athleta, and the fine art at the beautiful NorthPark Center in Dallas. Plus penguins, the horrific smell of her childhood Banana Republic, and a Mall Talk exclusive story unlike anything we've heard in our 28 episodes. FOLLOW JAMIE: https://www.instagram.com/reallyjamielee/ https://twitter.com/TheJamieLee FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
99 min
156
Contempo Casuals w/ Kara Klenk
This week Emily and Paige talk to comedian Kara Klenk about the infamous and now sadly defunct Contempo Casuals. Plus the time she almost met Bette Midler at the Stamford Town Center, the time she actually did meet Jenifer Lewis at the Grove, and whether a tube top is also technically a mini-skirt. Also, Emily visits the malls of Seattle, including the oft-discussed Northgate Mall and the reportedly stunning University Center. BUY MALL TALK MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP AND HELLOFRESH https://www.betterhelp.com/mall 10% OFF! https://www.hellofresh.com/mall60 ENTER "MALL60" FOR $60 OFF! FOLLOW KARA: https://www.instagram.com/karaklenk https://twitter.com/karaklenk Pre-order 'Undefeated' out March 8 geo.itunes.apple.com/us/album/undefeated/1448290120?app=itunes FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk
98 min
157
Rags w/ Frankie Quinones
Emily and Paige are joined by comedian Frankie Quinones (Cholofit, Dress Up Gang) to talk about getting custom airbrushed tees at Rags, working at a kiosk selling bonsai trees, and of course, getting his ear pierced at Claire's so he could get an extra half hour break at Footlocker. Plus Paige tries the Dreamscape VR experience and Emily tries the tater tots at Salt n Fries. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP AND ZOLA https://www.betterhelp.com/mall 10% OFF! https://www.zola.com/mall $50 OFF! FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod FOLLOW FRANKIE: https://www.instagram.com/frankiequinones/ https://twitter.com/FrankieQuinones MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
96 min
158
Hollister w/ Matt Rogers
Paige and Emily are joined by Matt Rogers (Las Culturistas) to discuss the inexplicably dark, loud, and highly scented Abercrombie-lite of our youths: Hollister. Plus more on Avril Lavigne, the brief and confusing era of the word "metrosexual," Westfield Century City and a special Valentines Day edition of Mall Libs. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP https://www.betterhelp.com/mall ENTER "MALL" FOR 10% OFF FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod FOLLOW MATT: https://instagram.com/mattrogerstho https://twitter.com/MattRogersTho MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk MALL TALK MERCH: https://www.teepublic.com/stores/malltalkpodcast
100 min
159
See's Candies w/ Felicia Folkes
Comedian Felicia Folkes joins Emily and Paige to talk about the most classic of mall candy stores: See's Candies. Plus working at the BookOff at Del Amo Fashion Center, meeting Pete Wentz under harrowing circumstances at the Beverly Center, and how none of us would be here without Julie Andrews. Also, a special rainy day edition of M.A.L.L. and so much more. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP https://www.betterhelp.com/mall 10% OFF! FOLLOW FELICIA: https://www.instagram.com/felfatale/ https://twitter.com/FelFatale FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk
96 min
160
Wizards of the Coast w/ Finn Straley
This week, Emily and Paige are joined by comedian Finn Straley to talk about the home of all things Magic: The Gathering and also maybe swords, Wizards of the Coast. Plus more exploration of Orange Julius, the malls of Alaska, and the time Finn thought Northgate Mall in Seattle was heaven. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP AND CARE/OF www.betterhelp.com/mall 10% OFF! www.takecareof.com/mall50 50% OFF! FOLLOW FINN: https://twitter.com/finnstraley https://www.instagram.com/finnstraley/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk
94 min
161
Waldenbooks w/ Jessica Gao
This week Paige and Emily are joined by Jessica Gao (Corporate, Rick & Morty, Whiting Wongs) to talk about the rise and fall of the best daycare center the mall has ever seen: Waldenbooks. Plus coverage of Plaza West Covina, Westfield San Francisco Centre, Hot Topic's jewelry selection, and of course, a classic tale of dropping acid at the mall. THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP, ZOLA, LOLA, AND STITCHFIXwww.betterhelp.com/mall 10% OFF!www.zola.com/mall $50 OFF!www.mylola.com/mall 40% OFF!www.stitchfix.com/mall 25% OFF! FOLLOW JESSICA: https://twitter.com/ChairmanGao https://www.instagram.com/chairman.gao/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk
95 min
162
Barneys w/ Brandon Wardell
Brandon Wardell joins Paige and Emily to talk being addicted to fits, shopping at places that are (gasp) NOT the mall, and peddler of designer wares/mass butterfly murderer, Barneys New York.   THIS EPISODE SPONSORED BY STITCHFIX www.stitchfix.com/mall for 25% OFF!   FOLLOW BRANDON: https://twitter.com/BRANDONWARDELL https://instagram.com/bswardell   FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod   MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk
89 min
163
Dillard's w/ Matt Ingebretson
Paige and Emily are joined by Matt Ingebretson (Corporate) to discuss the perfect, timeless first day of school outfit, one of the grossest things to ever happen at a Souplantation, the big malls of Texas, and a classic mid-tier church clothes department store: Dillard's. FOLLOW MATT: https://twitter.com/mattingebretson https://www.instagram.com/mattingebretson FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk
94 min
164
MUJI w/ Atsuko Okatsuka
In the first Mall Talk of 2019, Paige and Emily talk with comedian Atsuko Okatsuka about the ever-expanding MUJI. Plus, the Arcadia mall aka Westfield Santa Anita, those weird animals you can ride around on in some malls and finally, some kiosk talk. FOLLOW ATSUKO: https://twitter.com/AtsukoComedy https://www.instagram.com/atsukocomedy/ FOLLOW MALL TALK: https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod MALL TALK IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST: http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/mall-talk
89 min
165
THE BEST OF FOREVER DOG 2018
Thank you for listening to Forever Dog podcasts this year and please enjoy this year-in-review clips show! Listen to find a new favorite podcast to subscribe to in 2019 or just a killer back catalog to binge during your holiday travels. And please follow Forever Dog @ForeverDogTeam on Twitter and Instagram for the latest network news and updates.
174 min
166
Spencer's w/ Joe Kwaczala
Comedian Joe Kwaczala joins Paige and Emily to talk about conducting business in the labyrinths of the Americana, the carpeted mall of his childhood, and the cultural institution of teen debauchery, warped sexual education, and mid-level forgotten tv show merch that is Spencer's. Plus, Joe has a Christmas day at the M.A.L.L. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Joe https://www.instagram.com/joekwa https://twitter.com/joekjoek
90 min
167
Sanrio w/ Monika Scott
Our good friend Monika Scott is in the studio to talk about the standard of elementary school cool, the kingdom of cute, ruled over by a benevolent cat: Sanrio. We cover all the characters we can remember off the top of our heads, one very memorable Hello Kitty exhibit, Monika's illustrious career as a massage therapist in OC malls, and the only heart-throbs who've ever mattered: Vin Diesel and Justin Bobby. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Monika https://www.instagram.com/mightymonika https://twitter.com/mightymonika
85 min
168
Talbots w/ Eliot Glazer
Eliot Glazer (Broad City, New Girl) is in the studio to talk about his teen years working at Talbots, loving The Golden Girls and being afraid of the kids at Hot Topic. Plus we discuss Long Island malls, hear a surprising defense of Lucky Brand and play a special Hanukkah edition of Mall Libs. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Eliot https://www.instagram.com/eliotglazer https://twitter.com/eliotglazer
89 min
169
JCPenney w/ Solomon Georgio
Paige and Emily sit down with the very funny Solomon Georgio to talk terrible colognes, his many short-lived mall jobs, how to be a slacker for exactly one semester, and attempt to answer the age old question: What the hell is going on over at JCPenney? Also, finally, a listener email gets answered. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Solomon https://www.instagram.com/solomongeorgio https://twitter.com/solomongeorgio
90 min
170
RAVE w/ Maggie Maye
Comedian Maggie Maye sits down with Paige and a creaky-voiced Emily to talk about JNCO jeans, Texas malls, and most importantly, to attest to the existence of the now-gone RAVE. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Maggie https://www.instagram.com/maggiemayehaha https://twitter.com/maggiemayehaha
83 min
171
Bloomingdale's w/ Brendan Scannell
Paige and Emily sit down with comedian/actor Brendan Scannell (Heathers) to talk about the beauty of Bloomingdale's, his preference for the Beverly Center *during* construction, and our shared love of a classic perimeter store: Marshalls. Plus a big Glendale Galleria food court announcement and the first glimpse of this year's mall Santas. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Brendan https://www.instagram.com/bscan/ https://twitter.com/BrendanScannell
93 min
172
Claire's w/ Barbara Gray
Comedian Barbara Gray (Lady to Lady) joins Paige and Emily to talk about being a fountain outlaw, working as a mall Easter bunny, the mormon-owned mall in her hometown of Salt Lake City, not understanding youtube culture, and of course, the legally recognized capital of first ear piercings: Claire's. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Barbara https://www.instagram.com/babs_gray https://twitter.com/BabsGray
94 min
173
Target w/ Dan Gill
Dan Gill (Groomzillas podcast) joins Emily and Paige to talk about one of the biggest mall stores of all: TARGET. Plus his time as a cinnamon roll baker at CinnaMonster and a projectionist at a mall movie theater in Iowa. Also, it's a very mall Halloween with a ghostly edition of Desert Island! Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Dan https://www.instagram.com/thegilled https://twitter.com/thegilled
95 min
174
Topshop w/ Lizzy Cooperman
Comedian Lizzy Cooperman joins the podcast to talk about her many jobs at many malls, workplace celebrity encounters, and whether Topshop is truly the top shop. Plus, a new segment, Mall Libs. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Lizzy https://www.instagram.com/lizzycooperman https://twitter.com/lizzycooperman
97 min
175
Wet Seal w/ Megan Gailey
Paige and Emily are joined by fellow mall enthusiast Megan Gailey (Comedy Central, Conan) to talk about shopping at Wet Seal for frat party tube tops, her favorite mall, the best time to go to the Cheesecake Factory, and of course, as is the law of the week, A Star is Born. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Megan https://www.instagram.com/bettermegangailey https://twitter.com/megangailey
88 min
176
Foot Locker w/ David Gborie
Comedian David Gborie joins Paige and Emily in a discussion about Foot Locker and several of its Footlocker-plus-qualifier buddies, killing time at malls on the road, and some very bold monochromatic outfit choices. Also, David gets M.A.L.L.-ed. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow David https://twitter.com/thegissilent https://www.instagram.com/coolguyjokes87
94 min
177
Urban Outfitters w/ Chase Bernstein
Comedian Chase Bernstein joins the pod to talk working at Madewell, Eataly, and the conflicting feelings everyone has about Urban Outfitters and their ever-expanding offerings. Plus, Emily and Paige recount the nine minute magical experience they ventured into at the Americana. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Chase https://twitter.com/chase__chase https://www.instagram.com/chasebernstein
87 min
178
Miller's Outpost w/ Chris Estrada
Paige and Emily talk to comedian and former Fox Hills Mall JCPenney employee Chris Estrada (Time Out LA Comedians to Watch) about the now defunct Miller's Outpost aka Anchor Blue. Plus a rundown of the many malls he went to growing up in Los Angeles, and why he hates the Americana at Brand, but loves the Mall of America. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod/ https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Chris https://twitter.com/ChrisEstrada85 https://www.instagram.com/chrisestradacomic/
90 min
179
Abercrombie w/ Jared Goldstein
This week, Emily and Paige sit down with comedian Jared Goldstein (Two Dumb Gays, Out on Stage) to talk about what Abercrombie means to him, and to the world at large. They also discuss the beauty of LA's The Grove, plus Emily and Paige teach Jared what a Tilly's is. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod/ https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Jared https://www.instagram.com/heyjaredhey/ https://twitter.com/heyjaredhey
87 min
180
American Eagle w/ Katrina Davis
Comedian Katrina Davis joins Emily and Paige to talk about her days of working at American Eagle and the now defunct 'Body Shop' as a teenager at her hometown mall in Jacksonville, Florida. Some surprising opinions about Tom Cruise arise, and Emily recounts the saga of losing her Diva Cup. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod/ https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Katrina https://twitter.com/katrinasivad https://www.instagram.com/katrinasivad
88 min
181
Zara w/ Lindsay Adams
Lindsay Adams (Bake Stuff with Lindsay) joins Paige and Emily to talk about the PR nightmare that is Zara. They also get into mall-day strategies, Lindsay's teenage antics at New Jersey's Bridgewater Commons, and the fact that the Beverly Center looks like a goddamn space station. Follow Mall Talk https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod/ https://twitter.com/malltalkpod Follow Lindsay https://twitter.com/lindsaysface https://www.instagram.com/bakestuffwlindsay/
82 min
182
The Apple Store w/ Devin Field
On the inaugural episode of Mall Talk, Paige and Emily talk with comedian Devin Field (Jimmy Kimmel Live, Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents) about the Apple Store, the flip flops he bought for his trip to Italy, and the very first mall to be called a "mall." Follow Mall Talk on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/malltalkpod/
90 min