No Brilliant Jerks

5/24/2022

The Election Post Mortem | No Brilliant Jerks #3

Season 1, Ep. 3
Happy Wednesday!In today’s episode, we dissected the Federal Election results, campaign fails and nails, fun campaign moments that are forever ingrained in our brains (we have been singing “there’s a hole in your budget” the past week). As well as our recommendations on how to make politics more digestible and how to bring civility back into the political discourse!Our weekly dopes & nopes;Ty: The Burger King Pregnancy Whooper is dope AF. What pregnant woman wouldn’t love a burger including all of their cravings such as pickles & strawberry ice cream. Don’t believe us? You can fact check us here. Ty and Nicole both agreed that Pedestrian Tv’s social media commentary across the election was subpar. Nic: Anthony Albonese is a child of a single mum, so shout out to all the single mums out there – you are amazing and dope!Liv: Check out the PR collaboration between NBA and Hennessy; now this is dope. Don’t (or do here) do a deep dive into the Kardashian’s covering up the Astroworld tragedy in their latest series.…big nope this week. Episode breakdown: Post election breakdown Campaign moments that failed and nailedPolicy costing on the eve of blackout - stitch up or political genius? Our takes on policy fails and successes - which policies cut through?Fun campaign moments such as “Coal makes me cum” vs “Hole in your bucket” remixes and “Google it mate”, starring Adam BandtNew media platformsHow to make politics more digestibleWhy the increased interest in independants?Bringing civility back into the political discourse These were our required reading’s this week; Nic’s required reading is to have a look at the election results on various platforms and have a look at who your federal member is (if you don’t know already). You can listen to Ty and Liv’s podcast recommendation, Call Her Daddy with Christine Quinn on Spotify. Thanks for listening! If you love our podcast or if we made you laugh, click ‘Subscribe’ on Apple, leave a five-star rating or ‘Follow’ on Spotify! Check us out on Instagram @nobrilliantjerkspodcast & DM us with your own weekly dopes & nopes & we’ll share them on the next episode!Hosts: Olivia Hodge, Ty Kudla and Nicole RowlesThis show is produced by Sunnydale Studios. Technical Producer: Connor Fairclough   Executive Producer: Olivia Hodge
5/17/2022

Bennifer & Kete: Romance or Showmance? | No Brilliant Jerks #2

Season 1, Ep. 2
Happy Wednesday!In today’s episode, we spill the tea on PR relationships, why they exist in the news cycle & we give some tips on how to spot them. We out the celebrity PR relationships (*some hearts may get broken, sorry*) and Kat provides her predictions & speculation on who may be the next ‘it’ couple. Our weekly dopes & nopes;Ty: Drive To Survive has been renewed for another two series on Netflix & Pauline Hanson being named Mother of the year (you can fact check this story here)Kat: *Dope stolen by Ty* & Kat is fully sick of hearing about Johnny Depp and Amber “Turd’s” trial. Liv: Jack Harlow’s new album ‘Come Home The Kids Miss You’ & the price of strawberries atm… outrageous. Episode breakdown: What is a PR relationship?How to spot a PR relationship?A publisists role in making these relationships a headlineMain reasons you’d enter a PR relationship with someonePR friendshipsKat’s top unsuspected PR relationships & whyBennifer? Kete?Is there money involved in these relationship deals?Are there any feelings involved or are these relationships purely platonic?Predicted PR relationships for 2022 These were our required reading’s this week; Ty has asked for everyone to get informed prior to the federal election this weekend. You can take the Vote Compass Quiz here Kat’s required reading is The Courage to Be Disliked which can be found in all good bookstores. You can listen to Liv’s podcast recommendation, A Basic Girls Guide to Voting with Happy Hour only on Spotify. Thanks for listening! If you love our podcast or if we made you laugh, click ‘Subscribe’ on Apple, leave a five-star rating or ‘Follow’ on Spotify! Check us out on Instagram @nobrilliantjerkspodcast & DM us with your own weekly dopes & nopes & we’ll share them on the next episode!Hosts: Olivia Hodge, Ty Kudla & Kat OrchardThis show is produced by Sunnydale Studios. Technical Producer: Connor Fairclough   Executive Producer: Olivia Hodge