Yentas Shmentas

Rose Chester and Amy Gdala have a chat and provide callers with sound (and unsound) advice.

Past Episodes

  • Yentas Shmentas November 27, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, November 27, 2019

    A guest known only as "Amy's son" endures cross examination by Rose Chester, including a review of his childhood and his input on Rochester being grim. 
    Song: Trouble by Hypnotic Clambake
    Rare hour-long episode. 

  • Yentas Shmentas November 20, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, November 20, 2019

    Caller Cora disturbs an eagle in a tree and lives to tell about it, Rose Chester's miserable movie experience and her new stylish crush, and celebrity sightings.

  • Yentas Shmentas November 13, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    Caller Norton warns Amy and Rose of the coming comic book gender wars, and also adopts the new last name "Rippah."

  • Yentas Shmentas November 6, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, November 6, 2019

    Betty calls about buying furniture on craigslist.

  • Yentas Shmentas October 2, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, October 2, 2019

    Rose continues to ponder the high school reunion, dandelion wine, Rose's pets online.

  • Yentas Shmentas September 25, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, September 25, 2019

    The Rose Chester High School Reunion voting show! Caller Raymond votes that Rose should attend, also says he has too many koozies and tells kids not to drink underage or they'll end up like him; caller Edith votes that Rose should attend and shares many remedies for colds; Marcy called about an elderly man driving in the wrong lane, and she votes against Rose attending the reunion. Also, the Yentas played a song from the 12 Corners Klezmer Band. This is an hour long show.

  • Yentas Shmentas August 28, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, August 28, 2019

    The Yentas discuss hand sanitizer, soap, and a guy's coffee order label issues.

  • Yentas Shmentas August 21, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, August 21, 2019

    The Yentas corralled The Last Word's guest Chis Clemens, proprietor of the blog, to stay for their show and share his travel observations.

  • Yentas Shmentas February 20, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, February 20, 2019

    Rose is mystified by Amy’s coffee break, Rose decries Amy’s lack of Valentines appreciation, Rose goes on a pizza, peanuts, tortilla chip rampage, Amy shames Rose for not know the term “tortilla chip,” mice, Amy sees a shelter dog show, Rose talks about squishing tofu. 

  • Yentas Shmentas February 6, 2019 Aired: Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    Amy had the flu and intense Jello demands, recent snow and REAL snowstorms of yore, taking in ironing and other careers from home, adding “Sh” to every word, Rose gets in another horn honking driver conflict, Rose switches “tacks,” and Mrs. Pomelo.