The Mortified Podcast

The Mortified Podcast

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The Mortified Podcast is a storytelling series where adults share the embarrassing things they created as kids– diaries, letters, lyrics & beyond– in front of total strangers. PS: It totally likes you. A proud member of Radiotopia from PRX.


98: Mean Girls (w/ Daniel Franzese)  

Gossip! Backstabbing! Burn Books! Mortified celebrates the 13th anniversary of Mean Girls with stories of tyrannical kids. Featuring an interview Daniel Franzese Aka Damien from Mean Girls. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen @

97: 20th Century Moms (w/ Mike Mills)  

Did Mom rule the roost? Mortified celebrates strong Moms with second installment of our 2-part Mother's Day series. Featuring a special interview with Director, Mike Mills (20th Century Women, Beginners).

96 Jesse: My Two Moms  

What happens when you live in fear of everyone in school finding out your parents are gay?

95: Not THAT 70’s Show  

Wedges! Doobies! And Shaggin' Wagons! Tales of teens looking for love during the height of the sexual revolution. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of the Radiotopia from PRX. Listen @

94: Hunger Games  

Remember when puberty struck and it seemed like everyone was suddenly fixated on appearance? Hear tales about the lengths teens go to, to overcome their own awkward bodies. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of PRX and Radiotopia. Listen @

93: My Starter Romance  

Remember when you thought you'd stay together forever? This week, tales of teenagers who embark on their first awkward relationships. The Mortified Podcast is part of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen @

92 Ashley: Where The Wild Teens Are  

What happens when a teenager moves to the other side of the tracks and ends up with all the freedom she could ask for?

91: Kid Detectives  

The case of the half-eaten peach? The case of the orphan tube sock? Tales of inquisitive kids who become detectives and crack the case in the hopes of solving life's smallest mysteries.

90: Kid Criminals (feat. Phoebe Judge)  

Host of Criminal, Phoebe Judge takes us on a tour of kids who break rules -- including tales of her own childhood offenses.

89: An Ode to Childhood Pets  

Tales of kids whose pets weren't just their best friend, they were EVERYTHING. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen @

88: Titanic Ruined My Love Life  

Waste your adolescence waiting to hear someone say, "You Jump, I Jump"? In honor of Valentines Day, tales of kids whose romantic notions were totally "Jacked" by Titanic. The Mortified Podcast is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Listen @

87: Kids That Protest  

Tales of precocious kids who fight for causes they haven't completely thought out.

86 Celebrity Obsession pt3: Royalty (w Frightened Rabbit)  

Ever fantasize about meeting your prince? In part 3 of our Celebrity Obsessions series, we present tales of girls with fairy tale fantasies of being with real-life British Royalty. Featuring music by Scott Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit. With special appearances by Helen Zaltzman of The Allusionist and Answer Me This and Dr. Martin Zaltz Austwick from Answer Me This and Song by Song.

85 Celebrity Obsession Pt2: Dear Mr. Belvedere  

Was your best friend is a fictional person? Our Unlikely Celebrity Obsession series continues with the story of a boy who wrote letters to an 80's sitcom character.

84 Celebrity Obsession Pt1: Fan Letters  

Ever write a fan letter you regret? Part 1 of Unlikely Celebrity Obsessions features some truly misguided fan mail and a special appearance by Garfunkel and Oates' Kate Miccuci.

83: My New Year’s Resolution is…You  

You're never too young to turn the page... and make totally a unrealistic New Year's resolution.

82: Merry Gift-Mas  

Celebrate the holiday season with misadventures of adolescent gift giving.

81 Diary of a Trans Man: Confessions of Kelly Shortandqueer  

A man shares the diaries he kept as an awkward adolescent girl. Support the Trans community at and

80: It’s A Family Affair  

In honor of the discord that shows up around the Thanksgiving table, we present tales of kids who don't quite the concept of family togetherness.

79 Amy: Diaries of a First Generation Kid  

The tale of a first generation girl stuck between parents who think she's getting out of control and schoolmates who assume she's just a quiet bookish type.

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