Benched Podcast

by Ken Garr and Bridget Phetasy

Benched Podcast
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 53
  • Last: 6 Dec 2017
Playboy Magazine Advisor, Bridget Phetasy and Comedian Ken Garr search for answers in today's dating world. Divorced and in their late 30's, they tackle dating, sex, relationships, marriage and most importantly--their own inner demons. Candid interviews with guests about past, present and future relationships begs the question: are they destined to be single forever or will they one day find true love? Only time will tell. Until then, they're BENCHED! For inquiries: benchedpodcast@gmail.com Twitter/Instagram: @benchedpodcast

Episodes (53)

  • Episode 53 - "Stories I Tell On Dates"
    Episode 53 - "Stories I Tell On Dates"
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    Published: 6 Dec 2017 Duration: 57:46
    Our guest this week is Paul Shirley, who's NBA and professional basketball career has taken him all over the world and has given him more than enough "stories to tell on dates"... which coincidently is the name of Paul's second book "Storie... Read more →
    Our guest this week is Paul Shirley, who's NBA and professional basketball career has taken him all over the world and has given him more than enough "stories to tell on dates"... which coincidently is the name of Paul's second book "Storie... Read more →

  • Episode 52 - Buying A Pregnancy Test For Your Boyfriend's Girlfriend
    Episode 52 - Buying A Pregnancy Test For Your Boyfriend's Girlfriend
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    Published: 27 Nov 2017 Duration: 53:20
    Bridget's first roommate in LA and friend for 19 years, Amber-Rain, sat down to talk about why she's "benched". Also Ken somehow neglected to mention that he introduced "Red Flag" to his whole family! 
    Bridget's first roommate in LA and friend for 19 years, Amber-Rain, sat down to talk about why she's "benched". Also Ken somehow neglected to mention that he introduced "Red Flag" to his whole family! 

  • Episode 51 - Schofield's Flowers
    Episode 51 - Schofield's Flowers
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    Published: 21 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:00:13
    Bridget and Ken had the privilege to sit down with former Chicago cop Steve “Scof” Schofield, who is a legend in the business when it comes to building top commercial production companies. Scof has been in the advertising world for over the... Read more →
    Bridget and Ken had the privilege to sit down with former Chicago cop Steve “Scof” Schofield, who is a legend in the business when it comes to building top commercial production companies. Scof has been in the advertising world for over the... Read more →

  • Episode 50 - In The Army Now..!
    Episode 50 - In The Army Now..!
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    Published: 15 Nov 2017 Duration: 50:37
    Bridget's 20-year-old roommate comes on to talk about what dating is like from her perspective and her current plans to join the army. 
    Bridget's 20-year-old roommate comes on to talk about what dating is like from her perspective and her current plans to join the army. 

  • Episode 49 - Sex Therapist Kimberly Resnick Anderson
    Episode 49 - Sex Therapist Kimberly Resnick Anderson
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    Published: 8 Nov 2017 Duration: 57:33
    Kimberly Resnick Anderson, LCSW, is an AASECT certified sex therapist who has been helping couples and individuals achieve optimal sexual health and satisfaction for 25 years.   View Kimberly at www.kimberlyresnickanderson.com
    Kimberly Resnick Anderson, LCSW, is an AASECT certified sex therapist who has been helping couples and individuals achieve optimal sexual health and satisfaction for 25 years.   View Kimberly at www.kimberlyresnickanderson.com

  • Benched - Episode 48 - The Amazing Cousin Maggie
    Benched - Episode 48 - The Amazing Cousin Maggie
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    Published: 31 Oct 2017 Duration: 48:54
    Bridget's cousin and best friend, Maggie, joins us for a hilarious discussion about getting off social media and abandoning these awful dating apps. 
    Bridget's cousin and best friend, Maggie, joins us for a hilarious discussion about getting off social media and abandoning these awful dating apps. 

  • Benched - Episode 47 - The Bachelor
    Benched - Episode 47 - The Bachelor
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    Published: 24 Oct 2017 Duration: 48:59
    Our guest this week is friend of the aforementioned "Dark Lord", Rick Sax. Rick is recently divorced and tackling dating life in Los Angeles in his 40's. He's got stories! 
    Our guest this week is friend of the aforementioned "Dark Lord", Rick Sax. Rick is recently divorced and tackling dating life in Los Angeles in his 40's. He's got stories! 

  • Benched - Episode 46 - The Vagina Dreams
    Benched - Episode 46 - The Vagina Dreams
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    Published: 18 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:00:01
    Our guest this week is the hilarious Comedian, Lindsay Adams @lindsaysface We talk about managing anxiety in relationships,  dreams about vaginas, Bridget saves President Trump from murderous drifters in a dream and Ken's 90 days of celibac... Read more →
    Our guest this week is the hilarious Comedian, Lindsay Adams @lindsaysface We talk about managing anxiety in relationships,  dreams about vaginas, Bridget saves President Trump from murderous drifters in a dream and Ken's 90 days of celibac... Read more →

  • Benched - Episode 45 - The Wolf!
    Benched - Episode 45 - The Wolf!
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    Published: 10 Oct 2017 Duration: 50:22
    Our guest this week is LA Talk Radio Host Rachel Wolfson @wolfiecomedy to discuss that mary jane lifestyle and trusting your friends to find the right guy for you.   
    Our guest this week is LA Talk Radio Host Rachel Wolfson @wolfiecomedy to discuss that mary jane lifestyle and trusting your friends to find the right guy for you.   

  • Benched - Episode 44 - Baby Daddy
    Benched - Episode 44 - Baby Daddy
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    Published: 4 Oct 2017 Duration: 59:09
    This week's guest is the multi-talented Avery Pearson @averyfunny (Funny or Die, Showtime, Comedy Central) who joins our two pathetic hosts to talk about Fatherhood and that baby daddy lifestyle. 
    This week's guest is the multi-talented Avery Pearson @averyfunny (Funny or Die, Showtime, Comedy Central) who joins our two pathetic hosts to talk about Fatherhood and that baby daddy lifestyle. 

  • Benched - Episode 43 - "We're Late Bloomers!"
    Benched - Episode 43 - "We're Late Bloomers!"
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    Published: 26 Sep 2017 Duration: 55:01
    Comedian Kelsey Cook @kelseycook joins us this week to talk about managing a comedy relationship, life on the road and how calling off an engagement actually saved her relationship. Ken and Red Flag call it quits (again) and Bridget goes ho... Read more →
    Comedian Kelsey Cook @kelseycook joins us this week to talk about managing a comedy relationship, life on the road and how calling off an engagement actually saved her relationship. Ken and Red Flag call it quits (again) and Bridget goes ho... Read more →

  • Benched - Episode 42 - New Tone, Who Dis?
    Benched - Episode 42 - New Tone, Who Dis?
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    Published: 19 Sep 2017 Duration: 01:00:33
    Actor and Comedian Tone Bell (Netflix's Disjointed) @tonebell joins Bridget and Ken to discuss proper etiquette (and security) for inviting girls back to your hotel room and how cocoa butter can change your dick game. 
    Actor and Comedian Tone Bell (Netflix's Disjointed) @tonebell joins Bridget and Ken to discuss proper etiquette (and security) for inviting girls back to your hotel room and how cocoa butter can change your dick game. 

  • Benched - Episode 41 - Coping with Cope
    Benched - Episode 41 - Coping with Cope
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    Published: 12 Sep 2017 Duration: 52:00
    This week's guest, Chris Cope (@chriscopecomedy) we talk getting paid with pies, dating younger women and the art of social media flirting and our Game of Thrones crushes and Ken destroys his career in Billings. 
    This week's guest, Chris Cope (@chriscopecomedy) we talk getting paid with pies, dating younger women and the art of social media flirting and our Game of Thrones crushes and Ken destroys his career in Billings. 

  • Benched - Episode 40 - I am SOOOO Aware (Ken's in trouble)
    Benched - Episode 40 - I am SOOOO Aware (Ken's in trouble)
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    Published: 5 Sep 2017 Duration: 01:01:25
    Comedian and host of the Podcast "Reality Bites" Courtney Kocak @courtneykocak joins us this week on Benched to discuss Ken's extremely complicated monogamous/polyamorous/relationship/non-relationship and Courtney's live in relationship and... Read more →
    Comedian and host of the Podcast "Reality Bites" Courtney Kocak @courtneykocak joins us this week on Benched to discuss Ken's extremely complicated monogamous/polyamorous/relationship/non-relationship and Courtney's live in relationship and... Read more →

  • Benched - Episode 39 - Dad Bod Orgies
    Benched - Episode 39 - Dad Bod Orgies
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    Published: 29 Aug 2017 Duration: 46:39
    Our guest this week is the amazing comedian, Kyle Shire, @kyleshire He's here! He's gay! He's built like a linebacker! We talk Dad Bod Orgy Audits, Bridget's July Sextacular continues and Kyle loves Titties! (just the word)
    Our guest this week is the amazing comedian, Kyle Shire, @kyleshire He's here! He's gay! He's built like a linebacker! We talk Dad Bod Orgy Audits, Bridget's July Sextacular continues and Kyle loves Titties! (just the word)

  • Benched - Episode 38 - The Pollies
    Benched - Episode 38 - The Pollies
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    Published: 22 Aug 2017 Duration: 51:38
    This week's guests, Rachel and Jesse, are a polyamorous couple who discuss the polyamorous lifestyle with Ken & Bridget. The challenges, the perks, the amazing sex! 
    This week's guests, Rachel and Jesse, are a polyamorous couple who discuss the polyamorous lifestyle with Ken & Bridget. The challenges, the perks, the amazing sex! 

  • Benched - Episode 37 - Have a Little Faith
    Benched - Episode 37 - Have a Little Faith
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    Published: 16 Aug 2017 Duration: 47:43
    Our guest this week is Comedian Faith Choyce. We talk about how to have the I like rough sex talk and how to find love on Tinder!  
    Our guest this week is Comedian Faith Choyce. We talk about how to have the I like rough sex talk and how to find love on Tinder!  

  • Benched - Episode 36 - International Slutting
    Benched - Episode 36 - International Slutting
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    Published: 8 Aug 2017 Duration: 58:47
    This week's guest is Luna Viola, @lunaviola1 Bridget's beautiful house guest from London for the summer. The girls fawn over boys while Ken turns over a new leaf and becomes a hardened Alpha Male straight outta Compton. It'll all make sense... Read more →
    This week's guest is Luna Viola, @lunaviola1 Bridget's beautiful house guest from London for the summer. The girls fawn over boys while Ken turns over a new leaf and becomes a hardened Alpha Male straight outta Compton. It'll all make sense... Read more →

  • Benched - Episode 35 - "Cool, man!"
    Benched - Episode 35 - "Cool, man!"
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    Published: 1 Aug 2017 Duration: 48:48
    Our guest this week is the great Nate Weatherup @nateweatherup my roommate, friend and unpaid therapist. We discuss that special bond you have with roommates who tolerate your inability to do dishes.
    Our guest this week is the great Nate Weatherup @nateweatherup my roommate, friend and unpaid therapist. We discuss that special bond you have with roommates who tolerate your inability to do dishes.

  • Benched - Episode 34 - When the Magic's Gone!
    Benched - Episode 34 - When the Magic's Gone!
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    Published: 27 Jul 2017 Duration: 56:07
    Yogi Alexis Novak (@alexisgirlnovak) visits with Ken & Bridget this week to talk about Bridget's new Tinder experiences, Best Practices for your online dating profile, the exclusive Raya dating app and the joys of being Gaslit.
    Yogi Alexis Novak (@alexisgirlnovak) visits with Ken & Bridget this week to talk about Bridget's new Tinder experiences, Best Practices for your online dating profile, the exclusive Raya dating app and the joys of being Gaslit.