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Give It To Me Straight

Give It To Me Straight

Comedy, Society & Culture, Relationships, Comedy Interviews

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Follow along as this husband and wife duo give you unfiltered advice from two different perspectives. No topic goes unspoken, from sex, money, relationships, the good the bad, and the ugly. Alex and Jon will give it to you straight.

123 Episodes

52. Giving you naughty dreams, farting, and tattoos of exes

Do you fart in front of your partner? Alex and Jon can’t help it. In this week’s episode, our favorite couple discusses farting, naughty dreams about your ex, and friendship breakups. Jon even shares a story about how he lost a friend by peeing on his shoe. Jon may be a great husband but he’s a…questionable friend. Submit your questions here! 0:00 - Intro 22:58 - Exes on Social Media 26:07 - I Can’t Leave My Mom 28:44 - Farting In Front of Your Partner 32:37 - Do I Make My +1 Pay? 35:37 - Eight Year Anniversary? or Ten? 39:21 - Tattoos Of Your Ex 47: 31 - Checking Out Other Women 56:06 - He Puts the Ex In “Sex” Dreams 57:41 - My Bridesmaid Doesn’t Talk to Me 01:04:01 - Reading Your Secrets 01:07:45 - What Are You Over? 01:09:35 - Listener Review Visit our website www.giveittomestraightpodcast.com Visit our other website www.alexjon.com Find us on Instagram! Podcast Alex Jon

Transcribed - Published: 14 May 2024

51. Giving you bad makeup, boring nudes, and contacting ex’s

Have you ever received a nude that was just…boring? Alex definitely has. In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon discuss receiving boring nudes, video-game-obsessed boyfriends, and getting “off”. Alex says she would never marry someone who couldn’t get her off but then again, she married Jon. Marriage is all about sacrifice, I guess. Submit your questions here! 0:00 - Intro 23:45 - I’ve Never Had An Orgasm 27:20 - Boring Nudes 30:59 - Does My Friend Not Like Me? 33:34 - My Acquaintance Is Having An Affair 39:30 - My Husband Hates My Makeup 44:36 - He Plays Too Many Video Games! 48:39 - Moving Out of State 53:24 - Do I Tell My BF About My Abortion? 57:31 - I Contacted My Ex’s Sister 1:01:14 - My Ex Boyfriend is An Influencer 1:06:28 - Reading Your Secrets 1:09:21 - What Are You Over? 1:10:58 - Listener Review Visit our website www.giveittomestraightpodcast.com Visit our other website www.alexjon.com Find us on Instagram! Podcast Alex Jon

Transcribed - Published: 7 May 2024

50. Giving you paternity tests, creepy bosses, and gender reveals

In the case of Baby Bouffard...Jon, you ARE the father! In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon discuss paternity tests for unborn children, fathers being petty, and security cameras in the house. Do you trust your spouse or do you need security cameras inside your house? Alex may not be doing anything bad...but Jon? We might need to investigate further. Also, stay tuned for the end where Jon and Alex reveal the gender of their baby! Submit your questions here! 0:00 - Intro 18:14 - My Boss Hit On Me 24:29 - How Much Do You Tip? 27:53 - Friends with Benefits 30:53 - I’ve Never Been in a Relationship 35:06 - I Want a Paternity Test! 37:54 - My Father Didn’t Come To My Wedding 42:07 - His Parents Are Too Religious 47:26 - Are You Spying or Lying? 51:00 - My BF Doesn’t Try With My Kid 53:49 - Reading Your Secrets 55:07 - Listener Review 55:32 - Gender Reveal 59:39 - What Are You Over? Visit our website www.giveittomestraightpodcast.com Visit our other website www.alexjon.com Find us on Instagram! Podcast Alex Jon

Transcribed - Published: 1 May 2024

49. Giving you friendship kisses, cheating, and cancelled weddings

Kissing your friends is fine…until it turns into a make-out session. In this weeks episode, Alex and Jon discuss friendship kisses, cancelled weddings, and friendships that have gone south. You know, not all friendships have to last forever. Alex’s friendships usually last awhile, whereas Jon’s only last 2-3 business days…or a year if you play Call … Continue reading 49. Giving you friendship kisses, cheating, and cancelled weddings →

Transcribed - Published: 23 April 2024

48. Giving you pole dancing, driving high, and stalking your ex

Would you call the cops on your own sister? Alex would. In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon discuss driving while high, pole dancing, and stalking your ex. Jon hasn’t stalked his ex in years but Alex just stalked hers last week. Don’t lie, we all want to see if we’re doing better than our … Continue reading 48. Giving you pole dancing, driving high, and stalking your ex →

Transcribed - Published: 16 April 2024

47. Giving you vanilla sex, rude celebrities, and sibling kisses

It’s time we normalized kissing your siblings on the lips…(or not, geez). In this week’s episode, Jon and Alex discuss strange sibling relationships, babies at weddings, and rude celebrity encounters. Just remember, if you ever meet Alex and Jon in public, Alex will want to be your best friend and Jon will want to leave … Continue reading 47. Giving you vanilla sex, rude celebrities, and sibling kisses →

Transcribed - Published: 9 April 2024

46. Giving you fake cancer, boring boyfriends, and shitty brothers

In love with your best friend’s boyfriend? Stop. In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon help you fall out of love with your best friend’s boyfriend, find love on dating apps, and confront ex’s about having fake cancer. What’s the biggest lie Jon has ever told Alex? Probably that he’s one inch taller. Guys will … Continue reading 46. Giving you fake cancer, boring boyfriends, and shitty brothers →

Transcribed - Published: 2 April 2024

Giving you fake cancer, boring boyfriends, and shitty brothers

In love with your best friend’s boyfriend? Stop. In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon help you fall out of love with your best friend’s boyfriend, find love on dating apps, and confront ex’s about having fake cancer. What’s the biggest lie Jon has ever told Alex? Probably that he’s one inch taller. Guys will … Continue reading Giving you fake cancer, boring boyfriends, and shitty brothers →

Transcribed - Published: 2 April 2024

45. Giving you babies, sperm donors, and vasectomies

Is Baby Bouffard finally on the way? In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon make a huge life announcement and discuss all things kids, pregnancy, and promiscuous pasts. Jon considers getting a vasectomy and Alex dives into what you need to think about before having kids. Is Jon about to become a Zaddy? Is Alex … Continue reading 45. Giving you babies, sperm donors, and vasectomies →

Transcribed - Published: 26 March 2024

44. Giving you bachelorette parties, scammers, and nudes

People need to learn how to say no, especially to brides. In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon discuss bachelorette parties getting too extreme, bedtime stories at 27, and how to handle your first STD. Alex even recalls a cooking class that left her feeling bamboozled, while Jon warns listeners to watch out for scammers. … Continue reading 44. Giving you bachelorette parties, scammers, and nudes →

Transcribed - Published: 19 March 2024

43. Giving you mother-in-laws, affairs, and crowd surfing

Mother-in-laws are like your husband’s ex-girlfriend who won’t leave him alone. This week, Alex and Jon discuss MIL relationships, workplace affairs, and husbands being TOO helpful? Is that possible? Jon even recounts a story from his music festivals days and crowd surfing. Let’s just say if Jon could go back and relive his glory days…he … Continue reading 43. Giving you mother-in-laws, affairs, and crowd surfing →

Transcribed - Published: 12 March 2024

42. Giving you body count, work wives, and buttholes

Too afraid to poke your husband’s butthole? Let’s discuss. In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon give their take on work wives, being a confident tall girl with a short king, and sleeping with your fiance’s sister. Other topics include being “friends” with your attractive coworker but hey, if you’re spending more time discussing spreadsheets … Continue reading 42. Giving you body count, work wives, and buttholes →

Transcribed - Published: 5 March 2024

41. Navigating Relationships By Trusting Your Instincts

If you’ve ever been in a relationship, you know how outside influences can do more harm than good at any given time. Even when your gut is telling you the answer, those outside factors can get you to second guess yourself. The truth is, you just have to trust yourself sometimes and go with your … Continue reading 41. Navigating Relationships By Trusting Your Instincts →

Transcribed - Published: 21 November 2023

40. The Consequences Of Your Choices

Turning points in relationships are often a result of the impact your choices have on you and your partner. Oftentimes we focus too much on who’s right and who’s wrong instead of looking at what’s in the best interest of the relationship itself. In this episode, Alex and Jon take on listener questions about a … Continue reading 40. The Consequences Of Your Choices →

Transcribed - Published: 14 November 2023

39. Embracing Your Partner’s Past

Everyone has a past and your willingness to understand your partner’s will help you strengthen your relationship and not tear it down. So why do so many people focus on what happened before instead of looking towards the future? In this episode, Jon and Alex discuss the art of talking dirty to your partner, how … Continue reading 39. Embracing Your Partner’s Past →

Transcribed - Published: 7 November 2023

38. Finding Courage To Communicate

Communication within relationships can be challenging, and it requires constant effort to make it work. At times, expressing your thoughts can be particularly tough, especially when you and your partner aren’t on the same page. In this episode, Alex and Jon discuss listener questions about an open marriage with unexpected consequences, dealing with a husband’s … Continue reading 38. Finding Courage To Communicate →

Transcribed - Published: 31 October 2023

37. Choosing What You Need And Not What You Want

Relationships come down to balancing your own wants and needs with what’s in the best interest of you and your partner. Things begin to get tricky when the differences between those two are paper thin. So, how do you make the right choice when the differences aren’t always apparent? In this episode, Jon and Alex … Continue reading 37. Choosing What You Need And Not What You Want →

Transcribed - Published: 24 October 2023

36. Awkward Family Affairs

From the outside looking in, what’s normal for your partner and their family may seem strange to others. So what happens when you make an unsettling discovery about your partner’s family and past? In this episode, Alex and Jon dig into listener questions about sleeping with your friend’s crush, a debate on when kids should … Continue reading 36. Awkward Family Affairs →

Transcribed - Published: 17 October 2023

35. Relationship History Lessons

They say history is bound to repeat itself and the same can be said for relationships. If you don’t acknowledge what has happened in the past, can you truly look forward to a better future for your relationship? In this episode, Jon and Alex offer their mediocre advice to listener questions about the denial of … Continue reading 35. Relationship History Lessons →

Transcribed - Published: 10 October 2023

34. Breaking Down Your Intrusive Thoughts

Intrusive thoughts are an unwanted part of every relationship but they do need to be addressed when they come up. Avoiding them will only allow them to linger and get worse, possibly to the point of acting on them. In this episode, Alex and Jon answer listener questions about the need for prenups, dealing with … Continue reading 34. Breaking Down Your Intrusive Thoughts →

Transcribed - Published: 3 October 2023

33. The Complexities of Relationship Balance

Relationships are a lot of work even when both partners are giving their all. So what happens to a relationship when one partner starts to give more than the other? In this episode, Jon and Alex give their mediocre advice about a boyfriend needing to choose between his parents and his girlfriend, what opinion you … Continue reading 33. The Complexities of Relationship Balance →

Transcribed - Published: 26 September 2023

32. Dating, Divorce, and Disclosures

Transparency, communication, and expectation setting are foundational to any successful relationship. So why do some many relationships fall apart as a result of ignoring their necessity? In this episode, Alex and Jon discuss navigating opposing religious views, choosing between your career and your partner, where do you draw the line when defending a family member, … Continue reading 32. Dating, Divorce, and Disclosures →

Transcribed - Published: 19 September 2023

31. The Best Intentions Aren’t Always The Right Priorities

Establishing a relationship means changing your priorities from what’s best for you, to what’s best for us. The key to making these priorities work is knowing when to change them to meet the demands of your relationship. In this episode, Jon and Alex answer some juicy listener questions about a boyfriends secret gambling debt, getting … Continue reading 31. The Best Intentions Aren’t Always The Right Priorities →

Transcribed - Published: 12 September 2023

30. Past Lovers and Present Dilemmas

Once you’re in a relationship, the decisions you make no longer only impact you but your partner as well. The success of the relationship relies heavily on making good decisions for the team. In this episode, Alex and Jon dish out mediocre advice on the impact of social media on parenting, when family businesses compete … Continue reading 30. Past Lovers and Present Dilemmas →

Transcribed - Published: 5 September 2023

29. Taking A Risk To Move Forward

Moving forward in life isn’t always the easiest step to take, especially with the risks involved. The uncertainty of what lies ahead can cause any person to question their next move. In this episode, Jon and Alex answer listener questions about asking out a coworker, a boyfriend stealing his girlfriends dream job, what guys really … Continue reading 29. Taking A Risk To Move Forward →

Transcribed - Published: 29 August 2023

28. One For The Streets

Why do people get into relationships when they’re not ready to be loyal? And why are those they cheat on oftentimes ready to give them second and third chances? In this episode, Alex and Jon discuss a cheating partner wanting to come home, how a wife plans to get back at the woman her husband … Continue reading 28. One For The Streets →

Transcribed - Published: 22 August 2023

27. Betrayal Comes From Those You Least Expect

Is it ever OK to keep secrets from your partner? Can you leave out specific details and still be telling the truth? In this episode, Jon and Alex get into topics about dealing with your family inviting your ex fiancé to family events, a husband who pleasures himself for hours a day, the reality of … Continue reading 27. Betrayal Comes From Those You Least Expect →

Transcribed - Published: 15 August 2023

26. Ex Marks The Spot

What is it about past relationships that makes them so hard to let go of? Is there ever a time where it’s acceptable to stay in touch with your ex after you’ve moved on to a new relationship? In this episode, Alex and Jon answer listener questions about the cheating past of a woman’s late … Continue reading 26. Ex Marks The Spot →

Transcribed - Published: 8 August 2023

25. Unlike Burger King You Can’t Have It Your Way

You can’t always get what you want in relationships, you have to learn to work together and compromise. But what happens when one partner can’t remove their own self interests for the good of the relationship? In this episode, Jon and Alex tackle questions about setting boundaries with your own family after marriage, a husbands … Continue reading 25. Unlike Burger King You Can’t Have It Your Way →

Transcribed - Published: 1 August 2023

24. The Power Of Appreciation

Many of us might question why our relationships’ initial butterflies and excitement seem to fade over time. Is it a sign of complacency? Or is this just normal? In this episode, Alex and Jon take on listener questions about finances in a relationship, whether or not you come clean about cheating when your partner already … Continue reading 24. The Power Of Appreciation →

Transcribed - Published: 25 July 2023

23. “I Do” Not Care About Your Feelings

Weddings are full of fun, celebrations, and most of all….opinions. Unsolicited advice from family can make the already stressful wedding planning process even worse. In this episode, Jon and Alex talk through the struggles of dating in your 30s, the best way to motivate your partner, dealing with a sister who has wedding entitlement, asking … Continue reading 23. “I Do” Not Care About Your Feelings →

Transcribed - Published: 18 July 2023

22. Should You Get Involved Or Mind Your Business?

There’s a fine line between knowing whether to speak up or if you should keep your thoughts to yourself. No matter the road you choose to take, the consequences of that decision can have a lasting impact on even the strongest of relationships. In this episode, Alex and Jon take on questions about not standing up … Continue reading 22. Should You Get Involved Or Mind Your Business? →

Transcribed - Published: 11 July 2023

21. Quit Playing Dumb

Why do people do things they know are wrong and then try to rationalize their actions? In this episode, Jon and Alex examine the consequences of a partner knowingly crossing the line with another man, the problem with flirting in the workplace, how jealousy can put an irreparable rift between you and your partner, and when … Continue reading 21. Quit Playing Dumb →

Transcribed - Published: 4 July 2023

20. Forgiving, Forgetting, and Always Remembering

The best thing to do is forgive and forget…or is it? In this episode, Alex and Jon explore the complexities of forgiving past mistakes while acknowledging the importance of learning from them. Your gracious, gracious hosts also discuss the quality of the dating pool in 2023, a one night stand becoming your sister-in-law, and proving to … Continue reading 20. Forgiving, Forgetting, and Always Remembering →

Transcribed - Published: 27 June 2023

19. The Art of Letting Go

Moving on from a past relationship takes time. But how much time is too much? In this episode, Jon and Alex dive into listener questions about not having closure with the one that got away, being ghosted by your best friend, finding a true BFF as an adult, and the impact of distance when you … Continue reading 19. The Art of Letting Go →

Transcribed - Published: 20 June 2023

18. Pick and Choose Your Battles

Are you truly happy in your marriage if you’re still craving the attention of your ex? In this episode, Alex and Jon answer listener questions about a wife pursuing the attention of her ex, the pitfalls of destination weddings, conflicting opinions on how to do the laundry, and when group chats cross the line. Submit … Continue reading 18. Pick and Choose Your Battles →

Transcribed - Published: 13 June 2023

17. Uncovering Family Secrets

In this episode, Jon and Alex answer listener questions about catching your parents in a lie, when your partner cheats and you keep it to yourself, and finding out your baby was named after the one that got away. As a bonus, Jon and Alex have an update from a listener submission from their last … Continue reading 17. Uncovering Family Secrets →

Transcribed - Published: 6 June 2023

16. The Complications of Being Too Honest

Should your body count hurt your current relationship? In this episode, Alex and Jon answer listener questions about one partner’s body count creating tension in the relationship, how to deal with the anxiety that comes with flying, the dos and don’ts of gift giving in a marriage, and the rift finances can cause between you … Continue reading 16. The Complications of Being Too Honest →

Transcribed - Published: 30 May 2023

15. The Impact Of Technology On Relationships

Is technology driving a wedge between you and your partner? In this episode, Jon and Alex answer listener questions about VR porn pushing a relationship to its breaking point, the struggle of keeping a sister’s dirty little secret, the stress gaming can have on your partner, and when sliding in the DMs goes wrong. Do … Continue reading 15. The Impact Of Technology On Relationships →

Transcribed - Published: 23 May 2023

14. How Much Me Time Is Too Much?

Taking time to yourself is essential, but when does it take a toll on your relationship? In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon answer listener questions about having a celebrity hall pass, building trust with the in-laws, and sharing a home with your spouse and siblings. Do you need advice? Submit your questions here! Visit our … Continue reading 14. How Much Me Time Is Too Much? →

Transcribed - Published: 16 May 2023

13. Boundaries for Bachelor Parties

Are having strippers at a Bachelor party harmless fun? or could it jeopardize your relationship? In this week’s episode, Jon and Alex answer listener questions on how to keep your Independence when going to college with your partner, how to ask for a raise, falling out with friends, trading one addiction for another, and settling … Continue reading 13. Boundaries for Bachelor Parties →

Transcribed - Published: 9 May 2023

12. The Evolution Of Attractiveness

Is it possible to only be attracted to the physical? In this episode, Alex and Jon address a listener question referencing a study about attractiveness changing as we age. Other topics include belittling your significant other in public, gaining confidence, and stealing back an ex. They wrap up the episode with a debate about the … Continue reading 12. The Evolution Of Attractiveness →

Transcribed - Published: 2 May 2023

11. GoFundMe Goes Too Far

In Today’s episode, Alex and Jon discuss a listener question regarding a personal GoFundMe request that goes too far. Other topics include tackling listener questions on tattooing over symbolic Ex piece, getting off of BC vs. getting a Vasectomy, and coping with a sibling’s success. Do you need advice? Submit your questions here! Visit our website www.giveittomestraightpodcast.com … Continue reading 11. GoFundMe Goes Too Far →

Transcribed - Published: 25 April 2023

10. How Much Should You Share With Your Partner?

What they don’t know won’t hurt them, right? In this week’s episode, Alex and Jon answer listener questions on a significant other not sharing details from a guy’s trip, dating preferences regarding drinking, how to start your fitness journey, and proposing at someone else’s wedding. Do you need advice? Submit your questions here! Visit our website www.giveittomestraightpodcast.com … Continue reading 10. How Much Should You Share With Your Partner? →

Transcribed - Published: 18 April 2023

9. Is Life Just A Rom-Com?

Life is full of hopeless romantics, but when does it become too unrealistic, like your favorite romantic comedy movie? In this week’s episode, Jon and Alex answer a listener’s question about her quest for love, which could potentially ruin a friendship. Additional topics include peeing in the shower, cheating being acceptable in certain cultures, and … Continue reading 9. Is Life Just A Rom-Com? →

Transcribed - Published: 11 April 2023

8. How We Lost Our Virginities

Is losing your virginity as important as it seems? Jon digs deep to remember how he lost his, and Alex remembers it like it was yesterday. In this week’s episode, Jon and Alex recap their cruise adventure, followed by listener questions on In-law woes, tickle fetishes, taking your spouse’s last name, and family betrayal. Additional … Continue reading 8. How We Lost Our Virginities →

Transcribed - Published: 4 April 2023

7. Exploring Open Relationships

Open relationships only work when everyone knows they’re in one. In this episode, Alex and Jon answer a listener’s question about dating a man in an open relationship with his wife (or so we think). Other topics they discuss include buying a house with your partner, re-prioritizing time in your relationship, and feeling unsure about … Continue reading 7. Exploring Open Relationships →

Transcribed - Published: 28 March 2023

6. Setting Standards For Your Relationships

We all have certain expectations regarding our relationships, but what if the other person keeps falling short? In this episode, Alex and Jon discuss the importance of setting realistic standards for your friends, family, and partners! They also cover topics including moving abroad, body count, and sexual preferences. Do you need advice? Submit your questions here! … Continue reading 6. Setting Standards For Your Relationships →

Transcribed - Published: 21 March 2023

5. Is A Wandering Eye A Red Flag?

You can look, but you can’t touch. (Should you really be looking anyway?) In this episode, Alex and Jon give their thoughts about a concerned listener and her relationship with someone who has a wandering eye. Other topics include becoming more likable, giving gratitude towards your partner, and expressing your deepest bedroom fantasies! Do you … Continue reading 5. Is A Wandering Eye A Red Flag? →

Transcribed - Published: 14 March 2023

4. Addicted To The Chase

We want what we can’t have. Therefore, we stay addicted to the chase. Or do we? In this week’s episode, Jon and Alex answer a listener’s question regarding dating struggles, leading them to reflect back on their own days of dating! Additional questions include topics on toxic relationships, addiction, and more. Do you need advice? Submit … Continue reading 4. Addicted To The Chase →

Transcribed - Published: 7 March 2023

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