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November 16, 2020 00:46:05
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Ep 22. Blame the Game or the Player?

Ever succumbed to peer pressure and did things you didn't originally want to? Yeah we thought so. How do you balance between playing the (social) game and staying true to who you are? Maybe this episode can give you some idea...If you want to request a topic, share your story, or have a burning question, contact us at:Email: [email protected]: @frndsnextdoorDon't worry, you can always "ask for a friend"!  ...

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November 08, 2020 00:51:14
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Ep 21. How to Stay Sane in an Insane Time (Ft. Rowena Tsai of Beauty Within!)

If there's ever a time for us to take better care of our mental health, 2020 is definitely that time. It's been a challenging year all around, to say the least, and we are all struggling one way or another. We've invited Rowena Tsai, YouTube megastar and one half of Beauty Within, to join our convo so that we can pick her brain on how to be at peace with who you are and how to stay calm in the face of uncertainty. For more Rowena:YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/rowenatsaiInstagram: @rowenatsaiBeauty Within: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/beautywithinInstagram: @beautywithinofficialIf you want to request a topic, share your story, or have a burning question, contact us at:Email: [email protected]: @frndsnextdoorDon't worry, you can always "ask for a friend"!  ...

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November 01, 2020 00:43:08
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Ep 20. Let's Talk About Soulmate

Do you believe in the idea that there's one soulmate for every individual walking on the face of the earth? Why or why not? How does that belief affect your approach in finding or treating your significant other? If you want to request a topic, share your story, or have a burning question, contact us at:Email: [email protected]: @frndsnextdoorDon't worry, you can always "ask for a friend"!  ...

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October 26, 2020 00:47:39
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Ep 19. Beauty Standards and Self Worth in Social Media Age (Ft. Felicia Lee from Beauty Within!)

If beauty is in the eye of the beholder... can you imagine having the eyes of over 2 MILLION PEOPLE on you?! With social media and the beauty standards propagated there, how does one stay true to oneself? Of course we can't talk about beauty stuff without having our resident expert Felicia, so listen on for her tips on the million dollar question of the day - how to not let social media affect your self worth. For more Felicia:Youtube: www.youtube.com/beautywithinInstagram: @beautywithinofficialIf you want to request a topic, share your story, or have a burning question, contact us at:Email: [email protected]: @frndsnextdoorDon't worry, you can always "ask for a friend"!  ...

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October 19, 2020 00:44:52
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Ep 18. How Has Kpop Changed the Perception Towards Asian Men?

Asian men have always had to fight against Hollywood's portrayal of them - usually as the nerdy, socially awkward type. With Kpop reaching peak popularity these days, what do Thomas and Dan think about the impact they have on the perception towards Asian men in general? Mia's playing a moderator here to get their hot takes on this very, serious, issue.  If you want to request a topic, share your story, or have a burning question, contact us at:Email: [email protected]: @frndsnextdoorDon't worry, you can always "ask for a friend"!  ...

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October 11, 2020 00:46:32
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Ep17. Asking For a Friend: T-R-U-S-T Us, We're Your Friends

Do you have trust issues? Dan is the type who'd easily trust others but Mia and Thomas can be jaded sometimes (sorry Thomas). On this AFF episode, we share our thought on the topic of trusting others - in friendships, in a romantic relationship, and at work. As always, if you want to request a topic, share your story, or have a burning question, contact us at:Email: [email protected]: @frndsnextdoorDon't worry, you can always "ask for a friend"!   ...

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