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Hi! I'm Mary and this is the "I Just Want To Chat" podcast! This podcast is just me talking with some friends about TV, Pop Culture, Lifestyle, and really just anything else I want to chat about. New episodes will be uploaded weekly! Questions or Comments? Contact me on twitter- @maryperson

Mary Arndt


    • Oct 20, 2021 LATEST EPISODE
    • weekly NEW EPISODES
    • 52m AVG DURATION
    • 79 EPISODES


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    Harry Styles is in the MCU, The New Adele is Very Adele-y, and YOU S3 and Succession Premiere Recaps

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 47:00


    On this week's (late)episode of I Just Wanna Chat Mary grabbed her husband Alex and together they chatted about Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian's engagement, Harry Styles joining the MCU, and the new Adele era. After that Alex hopped off and Mary gave her thoughts on Netflix's "YOU" season 3 and the season premiere of HBO's Succession. Follow I Just Wanna Chat on tik Tok @ijustwannachatpodcast Follow us on Instagram www.instagram.com/ijustwannachatpodcast


    Kim K on SNL, Machine Gun Kelly & Megan Fox Fatigue, The New Bachelor, and Squid Game Trauma

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 57:35

    On today's episode Mary is joined by one of her favorite people ever, Nichole Keele! And together they discussed Kim Kardashian on SNL, The new Bachelor Clayton Echard, Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox's talent of staying relevant, Timothee Chalamet as Willy Wonka, What we think Taylor Swift and the Jonas Brothers are cooking up, and most importantly, at the end of the show they had a spoiler filled conversation about Squid Game! Go to bloodybuddycup.com and use the code "wannachat" for 10% off of your purchase! Follow us on Instagram @ Ijustwannachatpodcast Follow us on Tik Tok @Ijustwannachatpodcast

    The Great Instagram Shutdown of 2021, #CouchGuySlander, and When Influencers Sign Off For Forever

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2021 59:11


    On today's (belated) episode of I Just Wanna Chat, Mary is joined by comedian Stephanie Morris and together they discussed the Facebook and Instagram shut down that rocked the world, *the* Couch Boy Tik Tok, Jake Gyllenhaal's prep before Red is rereleased and dissecting whether it's ethical to direct Taylor Swift's lyrics, Grimes' Marxist Photoshoot following her breakup from Elon Musk, and in the beginning of the show Mary talked about Acacia Kersey's goodbye from the Internet and what happens when influencers sign off for forever. Big thank you to @stephaniemorriscomedy for joining us today! Make sure to follow us on IG at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatpodcast Follow us on TikTok @Ijustwannachatpodcast and join our FB group www.facebook.com/groups/Ijustwannachat


    Elon, Grimes,&the Noah Centineo Of It All, Jake Gyllenhaal's Reputation Era, & Gross Mormon Folklore

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2021 48:07


    On today's episode of the I Just Wanna Chat Podcast Mary is joined by friend of the pod (and her husband) Alex, and they discuss a myriad of things including Elon Musk and Grimes' 3 year relationship being ended by...Noah Centineo? Jake Gyllenhaal's PR goodwill frenzy prior to the re-release of 'RED' by Taylor Swift this November, Angelina Jolie and The Weeknd's new rumored romance, and our #HOT #TAKES on LulaRich, Dear Evan Hansen, and the gross mormon adjacent internet rumor that has swept the nation this week....soaking. Follow us on instagram at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatPodcast and join our FB group at www.facebook.com/groups/IJustWannaChat and follow us on Tik Tok at @Ijustwannachatpodcast


    The Discourse around the Gabby Petito Case, The Disappointing Emmy's, & What is Taylor Swift Doing??

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2021 58:33

    On today's kiiiind of different episode of I Just Wanna Chat, Mary is joined by overall GREAT person and true crime lover Bekkah Shutt and we go over the social media coverage of the tragic Gabby Petito murder and the impact social media has had on the case and where we think the line is between morbid curiosity and blatant disrespect when it comes to speculating on news like this. Then Mary quickly gives a run down of this year's especially disappointing Emmy's, John Mayer and Jennifer Aniston's *moment* from last week, and after Taylor Swift surprised us all last Friday by releasing Wildest Dreams instead of a lead single from "RED" like we were expecting, we were left asking ourselves...what is Taylor Swift doing? Make sure to follow us on IG at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatPodcast Join our Facebook group at www.facebook.com/groups/ijustwannachat and find Bekkah on Venmo at @Bekkah-Shutt

    Met Gala Extravaganza! + John Mulaney & Olivia Munn news, Blind Gossip, & remembering Norm Macdonlad

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2021 56:44

    It's a Met Gala extravaganza on this week's episode of I Just Wanna Chat! But first, we began by remembering one of our favorites, Norm Macdonlad, after he leaving us too soon to cancer at 61 (2:00), then we began our mega met gala recap! (9:25), of course we had to address Nicki Minaj's comments and how they lead to a giant unvaccinated elephant on the met gala carpet (15:00), then we talked about the outfits (27:00)! We went on a little Rege Jean Page rant (38:15). Then we quickly went over the new John Mulaney and Olivia Munn pregnancy announcement (41:00) and then we finished up by talking about the problem with these new trendy Blind Gossip/Crazy Days and Nights stories (48:31). Make sure to follow us on instagram at www.instagram.com/ijustwannachatpodcast and join our Facebook group www.facebook.com/groups/ijustwannachat

    Tom & Zendaya are official! Jessica Chastain & Oscar Isaac made us feel uncomfy and John Mulaney :(

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 91:25

    What an episode! Lots to cover! On today's episode of I Just Wanna Chat Tom Holland EXPERT Lauren Brimley came on and broke down the Tom Holland and Zendaya relationship timeline (and I learned SO much) (2:30), then an hour later I hop on by myself and talk about the recent John Mulaney and Olivia Munn news (01:05:01), then I go over THE Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac clip that shook the Internet and made us very uncomfortable (01:25:01), and then we take a moment to reflect on the one year anniversary of that girl from tik Tok jumping into the Hudson River and the memes that followed (01:29:01). What a year! Follow IJWC on instagram at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatPodcast and check out Lauren's cute shop at www.instagram.com/bookshelftees

    How Alexander Skarsgard's Pettiness&Bad Decision Making *may have* Inspired Harry Styles' Fine Line

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2021 47:06

    On today's special edition of the I Just Wanna Chat Podcast Mary releases her unhinged theory about how Alexander Skarsgard's chaotic love life between him, Alexa Chung, Camille Rowe, and other gorgeous British people *may have* inspired Harry Styles' 2019 hit album "Fine Line".

    Channing Tatum & Zoe Kravitz Are Dating! Kylie's Pregnant! & I Watched Annette So You Don't Have To!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 81:50


    On today's episode of I Just Wanna Chat friend of the pod Taylor Tucker guest co hosts once again and there was a lot of ground to cover! They talked about Kylie's pregnancy news and their frustration with Caitlyn Jenner for spilling the beans (4:20), their reaction to the new Channing Tatum and Zoe Kravitz news (20:01), they welcomed Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost's baby (and future BYU Cougar) Cosmo to the world (36:41), they talked about how Greg from Katie's season of the Bachelorette is rumored to be our next Bachelor and how that is a bad idea while Peter Kraus exists (43:23), and then Mary took one for the team and watched/ gave a spoiler filled recap of the new Adam Driver movie Annette none of you will have to watch it (53:02), and then finishes out the show with a recap of this week's episode of Bachelor in Paradise (01:15:00). Follow I Just Wanna Chat on instagram at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatPodcast and join our Facebook group! www.facebook.com/community/Ijustwannachat


    MAILBAG EPISODE!! Plus A Quick Bachelor In Paradise Recap & Playing Matchmaker for Pete Davidson

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2021 44:15

    It's a special mailbag episode! Mary was joined by her husband Alex and together they went through some pop culture questions submitted by IJWC listeners! Mary also quickly went over the Bachelor in Paradise premiere, Harry Styles' and Olivia Wilde's new real estate, and we played match maker for Pete Davidson after learning about his recent breakup. Follow I Just Wanna Chat on instagram at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatPodcast

    Pop Culture Conspiracies, The Bachelorette Finale, and Celebrities Not Showering

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2021 83:35

    On today's episode of I Just Wanna Chat Mary is joined by Meredith Tuttle from @bloodybuddycup ! They introduced today's main topic of pop culture conspiracies (6:20), they quickly went over the Jessie J/ Nicki Minaj drama (6:30), then they addressed the latest celebrity trend of telling us they aren't showering themselves or their children (9:10), and then they dive into the conspiracies starting with their favorite one about how Lea Michelle can't read (15:39), we talked about Tom Cruise and the Scientology Marriage/Girlfriend arrangements (23:42), The missing Taylor Swift album "Karma" (33:00), they asked the age old question "Is Charles really Prince Harry's Dad?" (40:00), talked about the possibilty that Disney released the movie "Frozen" under false pretenses (45:00), addressed whether or not Louis Tomlinson's baby (from one direction)is not actually real (49:02), then Meredith tries to convince Mary to watch Survivor (55:00), then Mary tries to convince Meredith to get a tik Tok account (57:00). Mary says goodbye to Meredith and then hangs on to recommend some life changing music (01:04:01), recaps The Bachelorette Finale (01:08:01), and then shares everyone's favorite influencer accounts (01:17:01). Follow I Just Wanna Chat on IG at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatPodcast

    Adam Driver the Man/the Centaur, a Fall Movie Preview, and The Unhinged Things I Saw at Disneyland

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2021 92:11

    On today's episode of I Just Wanna Chat Mary is joined by @emilysusankim_photography and they talked about THE Adam Driver Burberry Ad (8:00), they walked down a Daniel Radcliffe memory lane (19:45), they dissected the always puzzling Suki Waterhouse/Robert Pattinson related drama (26:14), then they had a Fall Movie preview and talked about everything they're excited for that's coming to theaters/streaming (31:00), they went through the newly resurfaced BirdALaMode love story blogspot paragraph by paragraph (51:00),gave a quick update on the BYUH influencer drama (01:10:09) and then Mary said goodbye to Emily and talked about some of her disturbing findings at Disneyland last week (01:19:00. Follow @ijustwannachatpodcast on Instagram and join our FB group Facebook.com/groups/Ijustwannachat

    One Year Of Folklore! What's new with Britney, and is Loki hot?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2021 121:10


    Special Episode Alert! Mary had the ~pleasure to chat with Taylor Swift enthusiast Brandilyn Haynes about Folklore and all of the thoughts they've have about it now that it's been in our lives for one! year! (!!) In the beginning Mary also briefly talked about Britney Spears, Kourtney Kardashian, and asks a question as old as time...why does everyone think Loki is so hot? Follow us on instagram at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChat Join our Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/241331219973262/


    Olivia and Harry's Yacht Adventure, #KRAVIS, and the Great Influencer Nordstrom Sale Drama of 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2021 93:54


    On today's Episode Mary is joined by one of her favorite people, Taylor Tucker. And together they discuss Olivia Wilde's past future and present as well as our jealousy of her and Harry (5:00), Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker's....everything (19:30),their current Tik Tok obsessions (36:00), they dove into the influencer FTC disclosure drama (42:00), Taylor gave us a rundown of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale drama (54:36), their disappointment with DeuxMoi's big pregnancy reveal (1:08), and their celebrity reunion wishes. Make sure to follow I Just Wanna Chat on IG at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatPodcast


    The Rise and...Rise? of Rachel Hollis, Influencer PPP Loans, and Who is Deux Moi's Mystery Baby?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 6, 2021 61:40


    On today's episode, Mary is joined by special guest Lauren Busby and they talk about how Rachel Hollis has mysteriously escaped widespread cancellation (2:03), then we put on our detective hat and tried to figure out who the new mystery Deux Moi baby is (41:00), we reflected on Taylor and Tom Hiddleston's wild summer of 2016 (46:04), we briefly go over the Bachelor PPP loan drama (49:00), we warn you all to not waste your time watching Sex/Life on Netflix (52:00), we do a quick Britney update (55:00), and then at we go over our weekly Wednesday Wish from our IG and our followers submissions (57:00).


    #FreeBritney, HBO's Starstruck, and The Three MLM Pitches You'll Meet In Hell

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2021 70:54

    In today's episode of I Just Wanna Chat I'm joined by Michelle Burnett from @honeymoonalways to discuss Britney's recent court hearing (2:00), then I go over the three most irritating ways to be pitched an MLM (38:00), HBO's amaaaazing new show Starstruck (53:21), and then some fun pop culture wishes that we are manifesting (58:00). Follow us on Instagram at www.instagram.com/IJustWannaChatPodcast Join our Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/241331219973262/ Use Promo Code "WannaChat" for 10% all of your skincare needs at www.productsbylizzie.com And keep up with Michelle Burnett at www.instagram.com/HoneymoonAlways

    What's Going On With T Swift?, Chrissy's Mess, & Beautiful Hawaiian Influencer's Pregnancy Pacts

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2021 48:22


    I Just Wanna Chat is BACK baby! On today's episode we will be discussing Taylor Swifts questionable album roll out (2:38), The mess that Chrissy Teigen is in (14:27), Nick Cannon who has fathered 4 babies in 2021 (27:00),Explaining where my co-host disappeared to mid episode (31:00), Beautiful identical Influencers in Hawaii and their pregnancy pacts (32:30), In The Heights Tik Tok Trend (39:40), what you should be watching on YouTube (42:47), and Bo Burnham's "Inside" (45:10). Follow us on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/Ijustwannachatpodcast/ and Join our Facebook Group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/241331219973262/


    The Bachelor S24E4 Recap with Grace Mawhorter

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2020 41:59

    Mary Arndt and her guest Grace Mawhorter recap everything that happened on last night's episode of The Bachelor

    Bachelor Season 24 Premiere Recap with Michelle Burnett

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 7, 2020 57:14

    Mary Arndt and her guest host Michelle Burnett recap everything that happened on last night's episode of The Bachelor

    “Bachelorette:After The Final Rose” Audience Experience Recap/Finale Thoughts with Grace Patton

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 1, 2019 56:55

    Mary and her guest Grace went to the live After The Final Rose taping and lived to tell the tale!

    Bachelorette S15E5 Recap with Mary Arndt (Ignore the last upload, it was a mistake!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 13, 2019 34:24

    Mary Arndt recaps episode 5 of this season of The Bachelorette (the last file upload was wrong, oops! this is the real recap)

    Bachelorette S15E4 recap with Michelle Burnett Bagby!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 4, 2019 66:10

    Mary and her hilarious guest Michelle get together and tell you everything you need to know about last night's episode of The Bachelorette

    Bachelorette S15E3 Recap with Mary Arndt

    Play Episode Listen Later May 28, 2019 31:44

    Mary Arndt recaps everything that happened on this week's episode of The Bachelorette

    Bachelorette S15 E1 Premiere Recap with guest Sam Pimentel

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2019 37:00

    Mary Arndt and her guest Samantha Pimentel recap everything that happened on last night's season premiere of The Bachelorette

    Bachelor S23 Two Part Finale Recap with guest Grace Patton

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 14, 2019 48:08

    Mary Arndt and her guest Graec Patton discuss everything that happened on the special two night finale of The Bachelor

    Bachelor S23 E7 Recap with guest Kristal Miller

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 19, 2019 53:08

    Mary Arndt and her guest Kristal Miller recap everything that happened on last night's episode of The Bachelor

    Bachelor Season 23 Episode 5 Recap with Mary Arndt

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 6, 2019 31:47

    Mary Arndt recaps everything that happened this last week on The Bachelor

    Bachelor Season 23 Episode 4 Recap with Mary Arndt

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 30, 2019 25:52

    Mary Arndt recaps episode 4 of this season of the bachelor alllll by her self. What a hero/inspiration

    Bachelor Season 23 Episode 3 Recap with Michelle Burnett

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 22, 2019 75:01

    Mary Arndt and her guest Michelle Burnett recap everything that happened on last night's episode of The Bachelor

    Bachelor Season 23 episode 2 recap with guest Alyssa Blake Edwards

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 15, 2019 54:36


    Mary Arndt and her guest Alyssa Blake Edwards recap everything that happened on last night's episode of The Bachelor.


    The Bachelor Season 23 Premiere Recap with Mary Arndt

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 8, 2019 31:59

    Mary Arndt breaks down alllllmost everything that happened on last night's Season Premiere of The Bachelor

    Bachelorette Finale Recap with guest Michelle Burnett

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 7, 2018 34:57

    Mary Arndt and her guest Michelle Burnett recap everything that happened on last night's season finale of The Bachelorette

    Bachelorette Men Tell All recap with Mary Arndt

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 31, 2018 25:59

    Mary Arndt recaps everything that happened on last night's episode of The Bachelorette. Use promocode "wannachat" for 10% off your first purchase at Brightbox!

    7/23/2018 Pop Culture Recap with guest Brandilyn Haynes

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 23, 2018 40:11

    Mary and her guest Brandilyn Haynes recap everything that happened in pop culture this week including -LOTS of Taylor Swift news -the new reboot of CATS -Pete and Ariana Grande possibly getting married on August 4th 2018 -Mamma Mia 2!

    Bachelorette S14E8 Recap with guest Liz Malan

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 17, 2018 50:54

    Mary Arndt and her guest Liz Malan breakdown everything that happened on last night's hometown episode of The Bachelorette!

    7/16/2018 Pop Culture Recap Show with guest Taylor Tucker

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 16, 2018 52:21

    Mary Arndt and her guest Taylor Tucker talk about everything that happened in pop culture over this last week including -the 2018 Emmy Nominations -Taylor Swift's "alleged" groper speaks out -Kylie Jenner is on her way to being the youngest self made billionaire ever -Cardi B names her new baby Kulture

    Bachelorette S14E7 recap with guest Alex Arndt and Cade Stevens

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 10, 2018 38:55

    Mary Arndt is joined by her guest (and husband) Alex Arndt and together they recap everything that happened on episode 7 of The Bachelorette

    Pop Culture Recap Show 7/9/18 with guest Emma Darner

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 9, 2018 49:26

    Mary Arndt and her guest Emma Darner get together to discuss everything that happened this week in Pop Culture including -Justin Bieber getting Engaged to Hailey Baldwin -Kylie Jenner getting her lip fillers removed -Beyonce possssibly being pregnant? -and the Labrant Family

    Bachelorette S14E5 Recap with Amy Van Buren

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 26, 2018 46:48

    Mary Arndt and her guest Amy Van Buren recap this week's episode of The Bachelorette

    6/25/18 Pop Culture Recap episode with Emma Hunsburger

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 25, 2018 33:55

    Mary Arndt is joined by her guest Emma Hunsburger and together they recap everything that happened in pop culture in the last week! Go to DazeyLA.com and use our promo code Ijustwannachat for 10% off of your first purchase!

    Bachelorette S14E4 Recap with Matthew Macdonald

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2018 45:25

    Mary Arndt is joined by her guest Matthew Macdonald and together they recap episode 4 of season 14 of The Bachelorette

    Pop Culture Recap with Brandilyn Haynes

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 18, 2018 37:35

    Mary Arndt is joined by her guest Brandilyn Haynes and together they recap everything that happened in Pop Culture in the last week.

    Bachelorette S14E3 Recap with Liz Malan

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 12, 2018 56:11

    Mary Arndt is joined by her guest Liz Malan and together they recap the third episode of the 14th season of The Bachelorette

    Pop Culture Recap Show episode 2 with Amy Van Buren

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 11, 2018 49:10

    Mary Arndt and her guest Amy Van Buren get together to discuss everything that has happened in pop culture in the last two weeks!

    Bachelorette S 14 Episode 2 Recap with Kylie Neil

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 5, 2018 59:47

    Mary Arndt is joined by her guest Kylie Neil and together they recap episode two of the 14th season of The Bachelorette

    Bachelorette Season 14 Episode 1 Recap with Grace Patton

    Play Episode Listen Later May 29, 2018 49:15

    Mary Arndt is joined by her guest Grace Patton and together they recap the season 14 premiere of The Bachelorette Go to Audible.com and use our Promo Code "ijustwannachat-20" for a free 30 day free trial.

    Bachelorette Contestants Preview with Gabby Heroux

    Play Episode Listen Later May 22, 2018 62:11

    In this episode Mary Arndt and her guest Gabby Heroux take a look at the men competing for Becca Kufrin's heart this season on the Bachelorette.

    Royal Wedding Extravaganza with Kayla Stastny

    Play Episode Listen Later May 21, 2018 48:54

    It's Royal Wedding time!!! Mary Arndt is joined by her guest Kayla Stastny and together they discuss all of the exciting details about the royal wedding between Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

    Weekly Pop Culture Round Up 5/14/18 featuring Amy Van Buren!

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2018 56:40

    In this first episode of our Weekly Pop Culture Round Up Mary Arndt is joined by uest Amy Van Buren and they talk about everything you need to know about pop culture in the last seven days. go to audible.com and enter promo code ijustwannachat-20 for a free 30 day trial!

    Bachelor Finale Recap with Amy Van Buren

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 6, 2018 43:50

    Mary Arndt and her guest Amy Van Buren recap part one of the season finale of this season of The Bachelor

    Bachelor Recap S22 E10 with Matthew Macdonald

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 27, 2018 36:40

    Mary Arndt is joined by guest Matthew Macdonald and together they recap episode 10 of this season of the Bachelor

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