June 22, 2023

EP. 168 — Expectations on Women with Elise Loehnen

Author and podcaster Elise Loehnen joins Jameela this week to discuss her new book – On Our Best Behavior: The Seven Deadly Sins and the Price Women Pay to Be Good. Together they cover the history of the seven deadly sins and their patriarchal origins, the importance and beauty of healthy relationships between men and women, why women are set up to tear women down, the dangers of wellness culture, and more.


Check out Elise Loehnen’s book – On Our Best Behavior – wherever books are sold.

Follow Elise on Instagram @eliseloehnen & Twitter @eloehnen


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  [00:00:00] Jameela Hello and welcome to another episode of I Weigh with Jameela Jamil, a podcast against shame. I hope you’re well and I thank you for all of your lovely messages, your thousands of messages so far about my episode with Greta Thurnberg last week. I can’t believe I had her on the podcast. It’s so exciting. I’m still pinching myself, but it was just such a phenomenal chat. Like I love her so much. She’s so smart and funny and warm and inspiring and adorable and yet intimidatingly brilliant. She just holds all of the multitudes. She’s the definition of that. And I if I thought I loved her before, now I’m fully obsessed. I’m the leader of her fan club, I think. And it seems like lots of you are joining me. So thanks for listening and recommending it to other people. And if you haven’t yet had a chance to listen, I highly recommend it because it’s an incredible insight. This week is another phenomenal chat be

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