Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness

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Reviews: 11

Laura
 Sep 24, 2019
I'm always hunting for informative podcasts and like to know a little of what goes on everywhere. You nail it! Sometimes light politics, some re: animals, humanity and just great random things. And the guests are top notch.

Elizabeth
 Jun 18, 2019
amazing podcast!! JVN is a fantastic host, and I can't believe the caliber of guests he gets on the show. VERY impressive people. You will learn something new every week!!

Monica
 Jun 9, 2019
JVN is just as charming on this podcast as he is on Queer Eye! Love all the diverse topics & different points of view! 💋


 Apr 19, 2019


 Mar 30, 2019

Description

A weekly exploration of all the things Jonathan Van Ness (Queer Eye, Gay of Thrones) is curious about. Come on a journey with Jonathan and experts in their respective fields as they get curious about anything and everything under the sun.

Episode Date
How Did You Create The Internal Family Systems Model And How Does It Work? With Dr. Richard Schwartz, Ph. D. Founder of IFS
2666

CONTENT WARNING: This conversation contains details about addiction, eating disorders and mental health disorders. 

 

Dr. Richard Schwartz earned his PH.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy from Purdue University. He is the founder of The Internal Family Systems Model or “parts” therapy and coauthor of Family Therapy: Concepts and Methods, one of the most widely used family therapy texts in the United States. Together they discuss how Richard got into psychotherapy, the creation of IFS and how parts therapy has been helping Jonathan heal from his own life traumas. 

 

To find more information about IFS visit www.selfleadership.org.

 

Follow Dr. Richard Schwartz and IFS on Instagram @internalfamilysystems and on Twitter @ifs_Model 

 

Find out what today’s guest and former guests are up to by following Getting Curious on Instagram @CuriousWithJVN and Twitter.

 

Listen to more music from Quiñ by heading over to TheQuinCat.com.

 

Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.

 

Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.

Dec 11, 2019
What Exactly is Geoengineering Anyway And Could It Possibly Help Save The World? With Dr. Shuchi Talati Geoengineering Governance Fellow, Union Of Concerned Scientists
2567

Dr. Shuchi Talati is a geoengineering governance fellow at the Union of Concerned Scientists, a nonprofit organization founded 50 years ago by faculty and students from MIT. Upon a chance meeting at the US Capitol, she explained to Jonathan the importance of our votes when it comes to combating climate change. With so much more to discuss, she joins Jonathan to talk about how she got into her field of work, geoengineering, the effects of climate change in the weather and much more!

 

Follow Dr. Talati and UCS on Instagram @stalati and @unionofconcernedscientists and on Twitter @sktalati and @UCSUSA 

 

Find out what today’s guest and former guests are up to by following Getting Curious on Instagram @CuriousWithJVN and Twitter.

 

Listen to more music from Quiñ by heading over to TheQuinCat.com.

 

Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.

Dec 04, 2019
How Are Turtles Doing These Days And Are They The Same Thing As Tortoises? With Dr. Charles J. Innis Director of Animal Health at the New England Aquarium
2602

Dr. Charles J. Innis is the Director of Animal Health at the New England Aquarium and co-editor/author of “Sea Turtle Health and Rehabilitation” which covers sea turtle husbandry, medicine, and surgery. He joined Jonathan in the studio to discuss the difference between land and sea turtles, how turtles have sex, the illegal wild life trade and how conservation is the key to the survival of aquariums and zoos. For more information and conservation resources, please visit Turtle Survival Alliance and The Turtle Conservancy.

Follow Dr. Innis and the New England Aquarium on Instagram @newenglandaquarium and on Twitter and Facebook @newenglandaquarium

 

Find out what today’s guest and former guests are up to by following Getting Curious on Instagram @CuriousWithJVN and Twitter.

 

Listen to more music from Quiñ by heading over to TheQuinCat.com.

 

Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.

 

Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.

Nov 27, 2019
Are You My Tanny Bananny? with Tan France
2992

Tan France is the host of Netflix’s upcoming show Next in Fashion, Dressing Funny on Netflix is a Joke and co-host of Queer Eye. He sits down with Jonathan in a mysterious location (on set) to discuss life since Queer Eye, the beauty industry, and learning to not just love but advocate for the beautiful color of his skin! 


Follow Tan France on Instagram and Twitter @tanfrance and check out his side project on Instagram @shaded


Find out what today’s guest and former guests are up to by following Getting Curious on Instagram @CuriousWithJVN and Twitter.


Listen to more music from Quiñ by heading over to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), THE OUTNET (www.THEOUTNET.com/curious code: JVN20), and Honeybook (www.honeybook.com/jvn).

Nov 20, 2019
Is Our Reliance On Technology Turning Our Brains Into Mush? With Dr. Doreen Dodgen-Magee
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Dr. Doreen Dodgen-Magee is a psychologist, speaker, and the award winning author of “Deviced!: Balancing Life and Technology in a Digital World”. She joins Jonathan to discuss how reliant on technology we are as a culture and the mental, emotional and subtle ways it is affecting our lives.


Follow Dr. Doreen Dodgen-Magee online:

Instagram: @drdoreendm 

Twitter: @drdoreendm 

www.doreendm.com


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.,


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by East Fork (www.eastfork.com code: JVN), Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), HelloFresh (www.hellofresh.com/jvn9 code: JVN9), Parcast - Dog Tales (www.parcast.com/DOGTALES), and thredUP (www.thredup.com/jvn).

Nov 13, 2019
How Has Gun Violence Shaped Your Life? with Josh Stepakoff Survivor of The North Valley Jewish Community Center Shooting
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CONTENT WARNING This conversation contains details about gun violence which may be triggering to survivors.


Josh Stepakoff is a survivor of gun violence who, at the age of 6, was shot in an anti-Semitic attack at the North Valley Jewish Community Center in a Los Angeles suburb. Josh tells Jonathan how he has moved forward and turned trauma into a life of gun violence prevention and gun control advocacy.


Follow Josh Stepakoff online: 

Instagram: @jstepakoff

Twitter: @joshstepakoff

www.JoshStepakoff.com


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), Everlane (www.everlane.com/jvn), MeUndies (www.meundies.com/jvn), and Casper Mattresses (www.casper.com/CURIOUS code: CURIOUS).

Nov 06, 2019
Why Isn’t Terrorism Defined Equally in the United States? with Dr. Erroll Southers, Director of the Safe Communities Institute and Homegrown Violent Extremism Studies at USC
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Erroll Southers is a recipient of the Earl Warren Outstanding Public Service Award and author of Homegrown Violent Extremism, a book investigating radicalization, recruitment and ideological trends in domestic terrorism and extremism.


Dr. Southers joins Jonathan to discuss the threat domestic terrorism, how that term is applied on a federal level, and how to survive a mass shooting situation. 


Follow Dr. Southers on Twitter: @esouthersHVE or visit his website http://errollsouthers.com.


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by Airbnb (www.airbnb.com/animals), Allbirds (www.allbirds.com), Grove (www.grove.co/jvn), and Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN).

Oct 30, 2019
How Did You Win Great British Bake Off? with Nancy Birtwhistle, Winner of Great British Bake Off Series 5
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Jonathan is joined by Nancy Birtwhistle. The two discuss all things Great British Bake Off and how she followed the recipe of her heart to become an international baking icon. 


Follow Nancy online: 

Twitter: @nancybbakes

Instagram: @nancy.birtwhistle 

Facebook: @nancybirtwhistle

Website: https://www.nancybirtwhistle.co.uk/


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), Airbnb (www.airbnb.com/animals), thredUP (www.thredup.com/jvn), and Allbirds (www.allbirds.com).

Oct 23, 2019
How Did Family Separation Affect Your Life? with Diane Guerrero
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Actor, activist, and author Diane Guerrero joins Jonathan to blow his mind and open our eyes to something many Americans have experienced but isn't talked about enough. Diane is an outspoken advocate for commonsense, comprehensive immigration reform and has worked with Immigrant Legal Resource Center and Mi Familia Vota, a nonpartisan Latino civic engagement organization to promote citizenship and voter registration. 


Follow Diane online: 

Twitter: @dianeguerrero__ 

Instagram: @dianexguerrero 

Facebook: DianeGuerreroOfficial/ 

Website: http://www.inthecountrywelove.com/


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), PouPourri (www.poupourri.com/jvn code: JVN25), Airbnb (www.airbnb.com/animals), Allbirds (www.allbirds.com), and Gravity Blanket (www.gravityblankets.com code: JVN25).

Oct 16, 2019
Why Hasn’t Congress Changed Cosmetics Regulations In Over 80 Years? with Tara Foley Founder and CEO of Follain
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Tara Foley is the founder of Follain, the first retailer to sell clean beauty exclusively. Tara sits down with Jonathan to discuss the power of taking care of their bodies with non-toxic products, outdated regulations on cosmetics and what "clean beauty" really means. 


Follow Tara and Follain on social media: 

Instagram: @tcofoley & @follain

Twitter: @tcofoley & @follain 

Facebook: @shopfollain

Website: https://follain.com


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), Allbirds, Everlane (www.everlane.com/jvn), LÄRABAR , and MeUndies (www.meundies.com/JVN).


Oct 09, 2019
Is There An Insulin Crisis Happening in the U.S.? with Elizabeth Pfiester, Founder and Executive Director of T1International
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Is There An Insulin Crisis Happening in the U.S.? with Elizabeth Pfiester, Founder and Executive Director of T1International 


Elizabeth Pfiester is the founder and director of T1International, a non-profit run by people with and impacted by type 1 diabetes that does not take funding from the pharmaceutical industry. Elizabeth discusses what it’s like living with the disorder, her work fighting to put an end to the current crisis surrounding insulin prices, and why where you were born should not determine whether you live or die with diabetes.

 

Follow T1International on social media: 

Twitter: https://twitter.com/t1international

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/t1international/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/t1international


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), Allbirds (www.allbirds.com), Thomas' English Muffins, Hello Products (www.helloproducts.com code: CURIOUS), and thredUP (www.thredup.com/jvn).

Oct 02, 2019
What does Planned Parenthood Do To Keep Us Safe? With Alexis McGill Johnson, acting President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund
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Planned Parenthood's Alexis McGill Johnson joins Jonathan to discuss the current state of reproductive rights, the politics of health care, and just, what is her day even like?


Alexis McGill Socials

Instagram: @alexismjpp

Twitter: @alexismcgill


PP Socials

IG: @plannedparenthood

Twitter: @PPFA

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlannedParenthood/

Website: https://www.plannedparenthood.org


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


This episode is sponsored by American Dental Association (www.ADA.org/jvn), Thomas' English Muffins, Postmates (code: JVN), and Allbirds (www.allbirds.com).

Sep 25, 2019
How Can We Twerk on Climate Change? with Bill Nye The Science Guy
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Jonathan is joined by climate advocate, TV personality, and Science Guy Bill Nye.  The two discuss an array of topics including green algae, renewable energy and how to make climate change a major talking point in the 2020 election.


Follow Bill on Instagram or Twitter: @billnye


And check out his podcast Science Rules! 


http://stitcherapp.com/bill


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN.. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by LÄRABAR (www.larabar.com), Credo Mobile (www.credo.com/JVN code: JVN), Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), Grove (www.grove.co/jvn), and Thomas' English Muffins.

Sep 18, 2019
How Many Cats Am I Allowed To Foster Before It’s Illegal? with Hannah Shaw
2995

Hannah Shaw is a kitten rescuer, humane educator, author, and unwavering animal advocate who has dedicated her life to finding innovative ways to protect animals. She sits down with Jonathan to discuss her new book “Tiny But Mighty” and perhaps the most important topic on the podcast to date — kittens! 


Find more from Hannah on social media @kittenxlady.



This episode is sponsored by American Dental Association (www.ada.org/jvn), Credo Mobile (www.credo.com/jvn), HelloFresh (www.hellofresh.com/jvn80 code: JVN80), Thomas' English Muffins, and MeUndies (www.meundies.com/JVN).

Sep 11, 2019
Why Is The Census So Majorly F**king Important? with Ditas Katague
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Ditas Katague is currently the Director of the California Complete Count Office for the State of California. Ditas and Jonathan sit down to discuss the importance of the census, what you need to know, and dispel myths about the population count.


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.

Socials: 

Twitter- @cacompletecount

Instagram- @cacompletecount


Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’


This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), Allbirds (www.allbirds.com), Thomas' English Muffins, Grove (www.grove.co/jvn), and Casper Mattresses (www.casper.com/CURIOUS code: CURIOUS).

Sep 04, 2019
Why Don’t We Know Enough About Ancient Latin American History? with Smithsonian Latino Center’s Exhibitions and Public Programs Director Ranald Woodaman
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Ranald Woodaman is the Smithsonian Latino Center’s Exhibitions and Public Programs Director. Ranald sits down with Jonathan to discuss ancient Latin American Cultures and how Latinos shaped the nation before its founding. 


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


Check Out the Smithsonian on Social Media: 

@globalSI

@slc_latino 

@SmithsonianNMAI



This episode is sponsored by Weeknight Kitchen with Melissa Clark, Allbirds (www.allbirds.com), Away (www.awaytravel.com/curious code: CURIOUS), TodayTix (www.todaytix.com/jvn code: JVN), and LÄRABAR.

Aug 28, 2019
What is Techno-Chauvinism and Are We Relying Too Much on Unconscious Biased Systems? with Meredith Broussard
2870

NYU Associate Professor, data journalist, AI researcher and author Meredith Broussard joins Jonathan to discuss her book, “Artificial Unintelligence: How Computers Misunderstand the World” where she sheds light on how racism plays a part in the current state of AI.


Follow Meredith Broussard on Twitter / Instagram: @merbroussard @nyu_journalism 


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’



This episode is sponsored by American Dental Association (www.ada.org/jvn), Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), Grove (www.grove.co/jvn), thredUP (www.thredup.com/jvn), and Allbirds (www.allbirds.com).

Aug 21, 2019
What Was Early America Like Around the Revolutionary War? with Dr. Jessica Roney
3058

How did we come to be the United States of America? What was life like in Philadelphia and Boston leading up to the Revolutionary War? Jonathan sits down with Dr. Jessica Roney, Associate Professor of History at Temple University to find out these answers and more.


Check out more from Temple University on Twitter: @TempleUHistory, @TULiberalArts, @TempleUniv.


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’



This episode is sponsored by LÄRABAR, Untitled Dad Project, Everlane (www.everlane.com/jvn), Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), and Allbirds (www.allbirds.com).

Aug 14, 2019
How Has the US Disrupted Native American Food Sources? With Brittany Wenniserí:iostha Jock, PhD, MHS
2969

Brittany Jock a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. Dr. Jock joins Jonathan to discuss her research specializing in health and preventing obesity in Native American communities.


Follow Dr. Jock on social: 

Twitter: @Wenniseriiostha


Check out this interactive map of Indigenous lands: 

https://native-land.ca/


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by The Lie (www.amazon.com/theliejvn), CLR (www.clrbrands.com), Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/jvn code: JVN), Allbirds (www.allbirds.com), and Progressive Insurance (www.progressive.com).


Aug 07, 2019
Is it Possible That I’m the Most Gorgeous Hypochondriac That Has Ever Lived? with Dr. Adam Ratner
2812

Adam Ratner, MD, MPH is the Director of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital and New York University School of Medicine. Adam and Jonathan sit down to discuss what germs are, how they make us sick, and if Jonathan should be cleaning all public spaces he comes in contact with with bleach wipes.


Follow Dr. Ratner on social:


Instagram: @nyulangone 

Twitter: @nyulangone @gramstain


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.



Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix


Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’



This episode is sponsored by Clif Bar (www.clifbar.com/jvn), Progressive Insurance (www.progressive.com), The Great Courses (www.thregreatcoursesplus.com/JVN), and thredUP (www.thredup.com/jvn)

Jul 31, 2019
How Did You Learn to Write Pop Music? with Kim Petras
3058

Singer-songwriter and incredible badass Kim Petras joins Jonathan to talk about her writing process and how her work is reshaping how people are listening to pop music.


Follow Kim on Twitter and Instagram: @kimpetras


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’


This episode is sponsored by LÄRABAR, Progressive Insurance (www.progressive.com), Grove Collaborative (www.grove.co/jvn), KiwiCo (www.kiwico.com/JVN), and Honeybook (www.honeybook.com code: JVN).

Jul 24, 2019
Are The Democrats As Inclusive As We Think They Are? with Alicia Garza
3669

Activist and cofounder of Black Lives Matter Alicia Garza joins Jonathan to discuss the current state of the movement as well as race in politics. They also discuss Alicia’s founding and work with Black Futures Lab, an organization created to drive societal change and help make black people powerful in politics.  


Find out more about Alicia and her work online: 

Instagram: @chasinggarza, @domesticworkers, @blackfutureslab, @supermajority

Twitter: @aliciagarza, @domesticworkers, @blackfutureslab, #BlackLivesMatter


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’



This episode is sponsored by Progressive Insurance (www.progressive.com), Clif Bar (www.clifbar.com/JVN), BarkBox (www.barkbox.com/jvn), Kiwi Co (www.kiwico.com/JVN), and Special Olympics (www.jointherevolution.org/jvn).

Jul 17, 2019
What’s a Dermatologist’s Tea on Sunscreen? With Dr. Emily Newsom
2516

Dr. Emily Newsom is a board certified dermatologist and assistant professor of dermatology at UCLA Medical Center.


Emily sits down with Jonathan to not only talk about skin and the importance of sunscreen, but also the myths about what sunscreen is and how it works. 


Follow Emily on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/derm_chat


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.

Jul 10, 2019
Can We Make it the Magnificent 8? with America’s Most Decorated Olympic Gymnast Shannon Miller
3520

Jonathan does his best not to cry as he is joined by seven time olympic medalist, two time gold medalist, and absolute icon Shannon Miller. The two discuss Shannon’s journey as a decorated gymnast, her battle with ovarian cancer, and how she is bringing a healthy lifestyle to the masses. 


You can find more at: https://shannonmiller.com/

Follow Her on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/shannonmiller96


 For more information on Our Way Forward visit: 

https://www.ourwayforward.com 


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’


This episode is sponsored by CLIF Bar (www.clifbar.com/JVN), Food52 (www.food52.com/shop code: CURIOUS), thredUP (www.thredup.com/jvn), The Great Courses Plus (www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/JVN), and Grove Collaborative (www.grove.co/jvn).

Jul 03, 2019
What’s Your Experience with the Binary? with Alok
3076

Alok is a gender non-conforming writer and performance artist. They join Jonathan to discuss their experience within and outside of the binary, and how challenging societal expectations can help reshape identity.


Follow Alok on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/alokvmenon and find out more at https://www.alokvmenon.com/.


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’



This episode is sponsored by KiwiCo (www.kiwico.com/JVN), Sweetgreen (www.sweetgreen.com), Food52 (www.food52.com/shop code: JVN), and Honeybook (www.honeybook.com code: JVN).

Jun 26, 2019
How is the U.S. Funding the War on Yemen? with Sheba Crocker
2569

Sheba Crocker is CARE USA's Vice President for Humanitarian Policy and Practice and former Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs. She joins JVN to dive into what's happening in war-torn Yemen, the role the US plays in the tragedy, and what humanitarian efforts can be done to help. 


Follow Sheba on Twitter here (https://twitter.com/shebacrocker) and find out more about CARE on their website (https://www.care.org).


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


Hear ad-free new episodes of Getting Curious plus two weekly bonus episodes only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/jvn and use promo code ‘JVN.’



This episode is sponsored by Sweetgreen (www.sweetgreen.com), Aladdin the Musical (www.aladdinthemusical.com), CLIF Bar (www.clifbar.com/JVN), MeUndies (www.meundies.com/JVN), and Grove Collaborative (www.grove.co/JVN).

Jun 19, 2019
How Fierce is Erin Brockovich? with Erin Brockovich
3351

Erin Brockovich is an American legal clerk, consumer advocate, environmental activist, who was instrumental in building a case against The Pacific Gas and Electric Company of California. She joins Jonathan to discuss toxic water, environmental advocacy, standing against injustice, and more.


You can find more at Follow Her on Facebook here https://www.facebook.com/ErinBrockovichOfficial/ and on Twitter https://twitter.com/ErinBrockovich and find more at her website here: https://www.brockovich.com/


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Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by KiwiCo (www.kiwico.com/JVN), Okta: You podcast, LinkedIn (www.linkedin.com/jvn), and thredUP (www.thredup.com/JVN).

Jun 12, 2019
Should I Be Terrified of Snakes… and What are They Going Through These Days Anyway? with Dr. Sara Ruane
3254

Dr. Sara Ruane is a herpetologist & assistant professor at Rutgers University-Newark who joins Jonathan to breakdown all things snakes! She covers their environmental benefits, the differences between constrictors & venomous snakes, and more.


Find her work at https://sararuane.com/ She’s on Twitter https://twitter.com/sara_and_snakes


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.



This episode is sponsored by Terrible, Thanks For Asking (http://ttfa.org/), CLR Mold & Mildew Stain Remover (www.clrbrands.com), LinkedIn (www.linkedin.com/JVN), KiwiCo (www.kiwico.com/JVN), and Away (www.awaytravel.com/curious code: CURIOUS).

May 15, 2019
How Do You Know If Your Bae Is The One? with Dr. Stan Tatkin
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Dr. Stan Tatkin is author of the new book We Do, he returns to talk with Jonathan about relationships, couples therapy, what goes into forming a functional relationship, the physical effects of a bad relationship, determining happiness, stress, and more.


Find Dr. Tatkin’s work at https://stantatkin.com. He’s on Twitter https://twitter.com/DrStanTatkin and Instagram https://www.instagram.com/stantatkin. Find Dr. Stan Tatkin on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/drstantatkin


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


This episode is sponsored by ADT (www.adt.com/podcast), Casper Mattresses (www.casper.com/CURIOUS code: CURIOUS), Grove Collaborative (www.grove.co/JVN), and thredUP (www.thredup.com/JVN).

Mar 06, 2019
How Do You Ignore Haters & Learn to Love Yourself? with Jameela Jamil
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Jameela Jamil is an actress, activist, and host who joins Jonathan to talk about a wide array of topics, including how she landed the role of Tahani on The Good Place, the importance of loving yourself, dispelling shame, using her various platforms for good, the struggles marginalized people face, and more.


Find Jameela on Instagram @jameelajamilofficial, and on Twitter @jameelajamil


Check out I Weigh site here https://www.iweighcommunity.com/ and their Instagram https://www.instagram.com/i_weigh


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


This episode is sponsored by Freeform's Good Trouble, ADT (www.adt.com/podcast), Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/JVN code: JVN), MeUndies (www.meundies.com/JVN), and Article (www.article.com/JVN).

Jan 30, 2019
How Are You Bridging Social Media & Lady-Entrepreneurship? with Reese Witherspoon
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Reese Witherspoon is an actress, producer, entrepreneur, and author of the newly released Whiskey in a Teacup, who joins Jonathan to talk British Baking Challenge, the work-life balance of social media, lady-entrepreneurship, the creation of Big Little Lies, the need to create better acting roles for all women, and more.



Find Reese’s new book Whiskey in a Teacup at http://www.whiskeyinateacupbook.com/ She’s on Twitter https://twitter.com/RWitherspoon and Instagram on https://www.instagram.com/reesewitherspoon/.


For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.


Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN [instagram.com]. Also Twitter and Facebook.


Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


Call in with your curious questions at 323-606-9351.


This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/JVN code: JVN), Casper Mattresses (www.casper.com/curious code: CURIOUS), EverlyWell (www.everlywell.com code: JVN), and Away (www.awaytravel.com/curious code: CURIOUS).

Sep 19, 2018
Who Are You, Tan? with Tan France
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Tan France is the fashion expert for Queer Eye and joins Jonathan to talk about growing up in Yorkshire, getting a barbie collection from his dad, and when he realized he wanted to marry a boy. Plus, Tan discusses coming out to a religious household and how Queer Eye helped him find acceptance with his family. 

Check out more of Tan’s work at TanFrance.com. He tweets @tanfrance and you can follow him on Instagram @tanfrance.

For more music from Quiñ head to TheQuinCat.com.

Jonathan is on Instagram @JVN. Also Twitter and Facebook.

Catch Jonathan on Queer Eye streaming now on Netflix.


This episode is sponsored by HelloFresh (www.hellofresh.com/jvn30 code: JVN30) and WNYC Studios' Nancy Podcast.

Jun 18, 2018
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