- QUESTION: What's the most important lesson you've learned from your past relationships?
- JEN KIRKMAN: I’ve learned that when a guy is trying to dump me, I shouldn’t try to talk him out of it by arguing that I’m "the best thing for him." A healthy diet and exercise are "the best thing" for everybody, but most people don’t want to do that either.
Jen sits on her sister’s couch with her family to talk to them. She tries to get everyone not to talk at once and tales of her parents scandalous first date are revealed! There’s talk of death and scary plane rides and an interview about Thanksgiving goes off the rails.
Sadly, The Best Show on WFMU will end it’s run on December 17th. In it’s honor, here are some clips of Tom Scharpling hanging up on Jen Kirkman.
Jen sits in bed to talk to you about….a question someone asked on Twitter about advice for moving to NYC which turns into a story about Jen tracing James Dean’s footsteps at the Iriquois Hotel and moving to Los Angeles for a guy and never having a life plan.