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It's a ROM-COM recap like you've never heard before. Let's face it, we've all attempted to recreate pieces of romantic comedies into our own lives, sometimes unknowingly. They bring a sense of nostalgia, and you can't help but romanticize these boy meets girl scenarios...but we're about to bring you the good, the bad, and the ugly truth. Get in your comfy pants and grab your favorite cocktail with ROM-COMEDIANS Abbey Finch (@abbeyfinch) and Jenny Jennings (@_jennyjennings) for a new episode ...
 
Real-World Branding is a podcast for and about brand and business building hosted by Bill Gullan, President of Finch Brands. Each bi-weekly episode features a fast-paced interview with a brand development practitioner in an interesting category. Guests talk about their careers and the challenges and opportunities associated with their companies and branding today. Real-World Branding is a smart, practical podcast, focused on what it takes to build, run, and grow successful brands in the real ...
 
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After several episodes without Hot Gosling, we have brought it back with news about Stassi's wedding, and of course more Kardashians. We tell hilarious stories from our listeners before diving into our 3rd wedding themed rom com, Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates. We talk about the importance of picking the right date to bring to a wedding, and why …
 
Abbey's back from the Kentucky Derby, and Jenny is back from being locked out fo her car in the rain. More Listener wedding stories are spilled regarding a bachelor party groom hookup and a wedding guest speech that involved professing love to the groom. Finally, the girls discuss the 1997 hit romcom, My Best Friend's Wedding, with Julia Roberts. T…
 
Atlanta's favorite reporter for WSB-TV Channel 2 is on our podcast today, and she's reporting live, sharing a wedding disaster of her own. It's Jenny's sister, Christian Jennings (Anderson)! After a brief story about Christian's photographer fiasco at her wedding, we dive into Bride Wars (2009). We discuss the importance of your partner asking how …
 
First up, the girls rehashbrown their trips to Mexico and Coachella. They both may have had the greatest weekends of their lives. Then they dive into the 2003 romcom "What A Girl Wants" starring our girl Amanda Bynes, who we miss seeing on our screens dearly. Jenny recounts thinking that the term 'going steady' was actually 'going study' and Abbey …
 
We start this ep off with chats about what it would actually be like if Target does get a bar inside of their store one day. We dive into Miss Congeniality, and start off with a game of MMK - all situations where you are thrown into something that you're totally unprepared for (just like Sandra as a pageant contestant). We share some wild history o…
 
This week we dive into JLo's new romcom Marry Me where she marries fan, Owen Wilson! What happens when you take the fairtyale off the table? You still end up with a fairtytale bc it's a rom-com duh! The girls chat about their upcoming trips to Coachella, Mexico, and Abbey's pap smear. Jenny gives us the stats on flashy proposals and big, expensive …
 
This week we have our stunning guest, and friend, Chanel Hurlin! She's an actress, host, and podcaster (HELLO CHANELLO) from Cape Town, South Africa. She's been seen on red carpets from AGT, So You Think You Can Dance, and The Voice. Chanel tells us about her experience of becoming an American Citizen. We talk all things KRAVIS's marriage in our Ho…
 
This week Jenny and Abbey unpack ALOT! First up, is the TRAINWRECK that was the Oscars' shining moment with the slap heard round the world involving Will Smith and Chris Rock. Then the girls actually discuss Trainwreck, the romcom with one of this year's Oscars' host, Amy Schumer. Jenny explains the importance of finding a balance in your masculine…
 
Jenny had food poisioning, Abbey's body is breaking, and had a very close call with a bad bumble guy. After bringing back a much needed Hot Gosling, the girls dive into 2011, Just Go With It. Adam Sandler's character wears a fake wedding ring, and it brings us to a discussion on the psychology behind mate choice copying (women being attracted to ma…
 
Happy Women's History Month! Jenny is on her period and Abbey likes to overpack for trips! On behalf of the upcoming St Paddy's Day holiday, the girls dissect the rom com Fool's Gold with the beloved duo, Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson. They talk about finding balance in your relationship and of course, treasure hunting! Then they spit some fu…
 
Chimichanga is a fun word, and so is this movie! While we wait on our Uber Eats to deliver our chimichange, we break down for you why Set It Up on Netflix is so delightful! We discuss Abbey's love for Glen Powell, the difference between playing games/being available, and why you see yourself the way other's see you. @romcomedianspod @_jennyjennings…
 
We have a lot to catch you up on this episode featuring the romcom Love Don't Cost A Thing starring Nick Cannon and Christina Millian. The girls talk about their trip to Big Bear, the Kacey Musgraves concert, Abbey's late night suitors, and Jenny's upsetting stories regarding smoothies and Tom Cruise. This 2003 romantic comedy brings up how bullies…
 
If you aren't picking up your dog's poop, then what else are you incapable of doing throughout your day? I Love You, Man rom-com gets us on a rant about people who don't SCOOP YA DOG'S POOP - just like Jason Segel's character. We talk about why Rashida Jones is flawless, Paul Rudd's glowing skin, and question if it's okay to share intimate details …
 
The 2010 ensemble romantic comedy, Valentine's Day is full of twists and turns and 2 million A list actors that we can't keep track of. But the most important ones are Ashton Kutcher and Jennifer Garner with the age old rom-com trope of realizing you love your best friend. The girls discuss how they discover whether it's through an unwanted proposa…
 
What is your ideal moment for your partner to tell you they love you? We start off MMK with this question before diving into P.S. I Love You, a 2007 romantic comedy. We talk about Swank's character in the movie and how hitting rock bottom eventually leads her into living in her joy, and purpose in life. We discuss why people were upset with Gerard'…
 
Something Borrowed one of our fav 2011 romcoms starring Ginnifer Goodwin, Kate Hudson, and John Krasinski. Abbey discusses the ethics of cheating and how this movie could have played out four different ways. Jenny touches on how having the feeling to change something in your life could actually be the need to make a change elsewhere. The girls dish…
 
Definitely, maybe one of Ryan's best performances. We've always loved this film, but we relate to it more now that we've experienced the ups and downs of relationships. We talk about the very different relationships we see Ryan's character go through during his 20's, and why we think he ends up with Isla Fisher's character. Of course it wouldn't be…
 
HAPPY NEW YEAR! 2022 Babbyyyy! The girls catch up on their time over the holidays. Then they discuss the 2019 romcom Brittany Runs a Marathon to which they both bawled their eyes out. An inspirational, hopeful, new kind of transformation romantic comedy that tackles how society views body image, habit building to make change, and self sabotage. The…
 
HAPPY ALMOST NEW YEAR! We've been holding out for this epic rom com since we started the podcast and we finally did it. When Harry Met Sally has iconic scenes, hilarious banter, and the question, "Can women and men really be just friends?" We play MMK (rom com theme) and Finish The Jingle with songs from romantic comedies. We've loved making this p…
 
FOUR CHRISTMASES, the chaotic Christmas romcom, starring Wreath(Reese) Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn is on the menu this week. The girls discuss some holiday hangups that aren't so pleasant and then tell some in-law holiday nightmare stories from listeners. Finally, Jenny and Abbey talk about the difficulty in family dynamics while home for the holi…
 
We kick off this week's ep with Lump Of Coal segment and share some pretty terrible gifts our listeners have received. We dive into the 1995 While You Were Sleeping rom-com with the wildly talented Sandra Bullock. We gush over our favorite scenes and share how fantasizing about a complete stranger can be unhealthy at times, but totally natural. We …
 
This new Netflix romcom was a hit! We loved "LOVE HARD," hard. We could stare at Nina Dobrev forever. Plus our girl Heather McMahan makes some epic appearances. The girls talk about catfishing due to insecurities sometimes increased by social media standards as well as whether physical attraction is more important than personal connection. Lesson l…
 
It's officially Christmas! We're starting the month off with an old heartthrob from the 90's - Jonathan Taylor Thomas, starring in I'll Be Home For Christmas. We dive into our Lump Of Coal segment (Bad presents) and follow that into our old game, Finish The Jingle! We hope you remember lines to Christmas songs better than we do. We discuss JTT and …
 
So much to be thankful for! We dive into the 2020 romcom Friendsgiving starring Kat Dennings and Malin Ackerman. The girls are on opposing sides on this one. They play some Thanksgiving games and get into a debate about how to best eat skittles. Finally, Jenny discuses having rebound relationships and the frustration when a friend is unable to let …
 
There are many girls who shaped your teenage years, but Hilary Duff reigns above all. This movie is one of the best with it's iconic scenes like the kiss in the rain and the dance in the gazebo. We talk about Jennifer Coolidge and her amazing performance. Jenny talks of the time she met Hilary Duff. Abbey brings up some popular Y2K fashion trends. …
 
What Happens in Vegas doesn't always stay in Vegas! This Cameron Diaz and Ashton Kutcher romcom spurred a major discussion on the pronunciation of Ashton's last name...and now the girls will be using it on the reg. Abbey talks about her new car, and Jenny tells about her trip to Universal! They share wild Vegas stories from listeners then discuss t…
 
We're kicking off November with a dark rom com, Silver Linings Playbook! We bring back Hot Gosling with all we missed last month. We talk about a time in our lives that we once saw as a tragedy and later found beauty in. It's all about finding the silver lining through life's crazy curveballs. We discuss why Jlaw is queen, why Jenny thinks having a…
 
Warm Bodies, a ZomRomCom to cap off our Halloween month! We have good friend, actress & producer, Shelby Grady on and things get chaotic & wonderful. The girls dish on ghost shits, penis piercings, and hanging magazine posters on our walls as teens. This rom-com made Abbey ponder what makes her feel alive; Jenny touches on the idea of differences; …
 
Over the past couple weeks, we’ve broken our M&A Branding Playbook into sections – today’s episode is a full audio version of the Playbook! This represents our compendium of best practices for how to define and execute key branding choices in the wake of M&A activity. If you like our podcast, please subscribe and share with your colleagues, friends…
 
We're already halfway through October and the spooks keep on coming! We both share spooky stories about haunted places from both of our hometowns! We dive into times we've pretended to be interested in something solely for the attention from a crush! It's all centered around the 2005 Bewitched. We wrap the ep up with Truth or Scare with some hilari…
 
Sadly, this is the final section of our M&A Branding Playbook podcasting journey. We hope you enjoyed our audio version of the Playbook and have a deeper insight into what drives M&A success from a branding perspective. If you enjoy our podcast, please give us a rating and subscribe. http://blog.finchbrands.com/mabrandingplaybook-part3 The post M&A…
 
OUR 50TH EPISODE!!! Another spooky, ghostly, skeleton filled episode gearing up for Halloween with one of the creepiest Calls From the Beyond yet! We discuss the romcom Just Like Heaven with Reese Witherspoon and Mark Ruffalo and how timing is everything. Jenny and Abbey talk about fate and how they both came to be in LA! Plus they discuss what dre…
 
In this episode, we continue with Part 2 of the M&A Branding Playbook. This section is packed with tips and tricks for how to navigate the branding process by listening well and documenting key decisions. If you’re enjoying the Playbook and our podcast, please subscribe and give us a follow on Twitter – @finchbrands or @billgullan. http://blog.finc…
 
We have so many new segments and games that are introduced in this episode! We have scary super natural stories from our listeners, discussions on "spooky" signs to look out for in a guy, and then we dive into the rom com, Practical Magic! We talk about how the characters are dealing with unresolved trauma and how that can lead to attracting the wr…
 
Today we are shaking things up here at Real-World Branding – a dramatic reading of our very own M&A Branding Playbook. Broken down into three easy-to-consume episodes, please enjoy Part 1. If you like our podcast, please subscribe. https://blog.finchbrands.com/mabrandingplaybook-part1 The post M&A Branding Playbook – Part 1 appeared first on Finch …
 
Freaky Friday to get us geared up for Spooky Season! Arguably Lindsey Lohan's greatest hits. Jenny and Abbey take a Buzzfeed quiz to see if they're more like Lindsey or Jamie Lee Curtis now that they're adults. Jenny brings up how Chad Michael Murray (albeit hot and we love him) is a complete stalker. Then Abbey forces Jenny to sing some of the gre…
 
We had never heard of Playing For Keeps, and we aren't sure you have either. The cast is phenomenal, but the movie itself doesn't hit like your favorite rom-com's do. In this ep we talk about the theme in movies of choosing between family and career, and why we're upset with that narrative. We play a round of MMK based on hot actors with accents an…
 
Things are getting spooookkkkyyyy on this episode as the girls' tease some upcoming Halloween specials segments! They're giggly, goofy, and full of tequila because they recorded this 3 margaritas in. There's LOTS of Hot Gosling this week and the topics all eluded to the people loving love. This week's romcom is Failure To Launch with our boy Matthe…
 
Do you believe in the term, "the one"? This week is all about the 2009 indie rom com, (500) Days of Summer. We dive into why putting so much expectation on a relationship can be harmful. We discuss why living your life in value can align you with things that are meant for you. And do women "settle" more than men? Subscribe - rate - review because T…
 
He's All That was well...not all that. Starring TikTok it girl, Addison Rae as the lead in this Netflix RomCom that takes on a reimagined gender swapped version of "She's All That". Abbey complains about a dating app convo pet peeve. Jenny explains how she misses the times when social media wasn't so in your face in a movie. The girls agree that th…
 
We're back with another classic 90's film, She's All That. We kick things off with our kiss in the rain's and canceled wedding's for the week - followed by Hot Gosling. We discuss the iconic scenes of the movie while sharing a time we felt like we needed to change ourselves in order to fit in with a group (similar to Rachael Leigh Cook's character)…
 
Who wants to be 17 AGAIN?! Well, Chandler Bing aka Matthew Perry did and honestly we don't blame him, because his version of 17 is Zac Efron! Hello HAWWWT! The gals talk how living in the past can really affect your present and future, and the way nostalgia affects your brain both positively and negatively. They dive into why Leslie Mann is simply …
 
You shut your mouth when you're talking about episode 41, WEDDING CRASHERS! One of our favorites that is most definitely problematic now. This ep we are joined by actress Elizabeth Ludlow (Another Life - Netflix/ Peacemaker - HBO MAX)! We discuss which sex is best at being 'alone', which celebs aren't serious about bathing, times we've pretended to…
 
SHUT UP! Me? A pr..pr..princess?!? A good ole Disney Classic family romcom that just turned 20! The Princess Diaries starring Anne Hathaway (in her movie debut) & the beloved, Julie Andrews. Jenny & Abbey start things off with a story about the most epic trip to Home Goods. Then the gals discuss how Lilly is a very toxic friend & how the makeover i…
 
Today on Real-World Branding, we hear from Phil Rubin of Therabreath. Tune in to hear about his career journey, how the Therabreath brand got started and where it is today, and what it takes to build a brand that is disruptive yet authentic. If you like our podcast, please subscribe! blog.finchbrands.com/therabreath The post Building an Authentic B…
 
Cuz you'll always be my baby...err, I mean maybe. A standout Netflix rom-com, Always Be My Maybe, stars the hilarious Ali Wong & Randall Park..oh and Keanu Reeves. Abbey tell us all about her date. Then Jenny touches on how a connection can be made due to shared past trauma along with the commonality of similar roots. Abbey points out the romcom tr…
 
2005 RomCom, Fever Pitch brings out some interesting elements that we unpack in this episode. We talk about obsessions, and why we think people might develop them. We discuss how some obsessions can bring positivity into our world while other obsessions can be extremely detrimental to your mental health! Also, can shared interests help a relationsh…
 
We’re sorry but not actually sorry for laughing so much at the beginning of the ep! Abbey discusses why she thinks we got food poisoning and we dive into the latest Hot Gosling. Our rom com is Chasing Liberty, starring Mandy Moore. We share stories of running away with a complete stranger and how lucky we were with the outcomes we had. Subscribe - …
 
Our buddy and fellow comedian, Kyle Ayers joins us on this episode featuring the Judd Apatow hit, Knocked Up. We discuss how watching the movie as an adult feels like a nightmare and all the awkwardness that comes with having a one night stand. IOP Leslie Mann carries this movie and we can't get enough of her. Kyle also shares his journey performin…
 
We kick off with Jenny’s boat ride from hell story and soon dive into Britney Spears finally speaking out in our Hot Gosling segment. Our ROM COM this week is Good On Paper, which is currently streaming on Netflix & about a girl falling for a guy who has been keeping some big secrets from her! Jaw dropping stories from our listeners who have been l…
 
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