Comedian Judith Lucy is totally overwhelmed by the state of the world and her own life. This podcast is her attempt at trying to work out how to feel less overwhelmed. She's going to solve her problems and yours in a mere eight episodes. This is going to get deep.
Presents — Stop Everything!
2:13If you’re feeling a bit less overwhelmed after listening to this series then we’ve got another great podcast you might like. The ABC’s Stop Everything! podcast is hosted by Beverley Wang and Benjamin Law. It’s your one-stop-shop for all the latest in film, tv, music and internet culture. Join Benjamin and Beverley as they take you through the good, the bad and the viral, and why it matters.
PRESENTS — Sammy J's Snack Pack
0:28The Sammy J Snack Pack is a weekly catch-up podcast featuring highlights from Sammy J's Breakfast program on ABC Radio Melbourne. Sammy J veers effortlessly between the absurd, the academic and the amusing, offering a bright and engaging look at the world through the eyes of a self-declared nerd. It's super smart, highly accessible and frequently fun. Sign up now on the ABC listen app.
08 | Tying all this crap together
29:26In the series finale, Judith goes back to her home state of Western Australia to try and connect with family, nature in all its glory and the Australian author Tim Winton. Will she feel better, happier and somehow tie all this crap together? WARNING: This episode contains strong language You can read a statement from Subsea 7 about their planned Learmonth Pipeline Fabrication Facility here.
07 | Seriously, WTF!? | Judith Lucy - Overwhelmed & Dying
35:47Judith confronts some big questions like, why are we here? Can we ever truly prepare understand death? And why did she became one of those insufferable people who started ‘searching’? WARNING: This episode contains strong language
06 | Tree, can I eat your leaves? | Judith Lucy - Overwhelmed & Dying
28:36Who doesn’t read the news and feel like bursting into tears? How do you counter being overwhelmed by the state of the world right now? Judith’s answer is to go on a date with a tree. WARNING: This episode contains strong language
05 | Stand back everyone, I'm a comedian
33:17Judith wonders if she should give up comedy? When is it time to change jobs? Possibly when a guy in a bottle shop thinks that you don’t have a career anymore. WARNING: This episode contains strong language
04 | Are people sh*t?
33:09This might make you throw up but Judith really believes we are all here to connect with someone. Yes, have your sick bags at the ready. Whether that’s a partner, someone you disagree with, or reaching out to a person from a different background. How do you make a genuine connection with other people? WARNING: This episode contains strong language
03 | Hanging Up My Vagina
35:00Maybe the jig (and getting jiggy with it) is up. Although, isn’t sex essential to a happy life? Judith takes a look at intimacy and faces up to the fact she’s single and maybe she’ll never be with anyone again. WARNING: This episode contains strong language
02 | A lesson my arse taught me
30:10What if your neck looks like a gecko?! We don’t live in a society that thinks that’s hot. So Judith looks at wellness, ageing and learns a slice of wisdom that her irritable bowel taught her. Which is to stop obsessing over stuff your body can’t do and concentrate on what it can do. WARNING: This episode contains strong language
01 | Blindsided
27:04A break-up. A really bad break-up. A brother dying. Not being able to look at the news without bursting into tears. Can Judith rediscover her happiness? It starts with a phone call before a gig with fellow comedian Denise Scott. WARNING: This episode contains strong language