Anne Jaconette and Clare Roth were two pals who felt they could be burdening other people with their anger...so they built a hotline to phone it in.

Anne Jaconette and Clare Roth were two pals who felt they could be burdening other people with their anger...so they built a hotline to phone it in.

Anne Jaconette and Clare Roth are two pals who realized something fundamental recently — women are angry. They’re angry about sexual harassment, they’re angry about income inequality and they’re angry about being angry.

But oftentimes, women don’t have an outlet for their rage. So the pair started a hotline for women call in and vent. And then Jaconette and Roth package up that indignation into short episodes that reach the world every fortnight on the podcast For A Bad Time Call…. If you want to rage out on their voicemail, the number is 1-669-BAD-TIME.

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Thanks for listening, pals! ‘Til next time…keep listening, America.

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