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# 189 - Best of Gettin' Better - Wendi McLendon-Covey

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Hey guys! Today, there's no intro while I recover from my procedure. We are replaying one of my favorite podcasts from Apr 8, 2019, Gettin' Better # 34 - Why Wait? with Wendi McLendon-Covey. You may know her as Beverly from the Goldbergs or Deputy Clementine Johnson from Reno 911! We talk about her parents not being supportive of her career path, The Groundlings, going through your feelings, how to stay married, and how Wendi is Gettin' Better! Follow me on my Twitch channel for comedy nights, video games with friends, and more! Become a Patron at and get perks like personal affirmations, shoutouts, hand written letters, tickets to my shows, and much more! We have an Instagram! Give us a follow for classic clips and positive affirmations at @gettinbetterpodcast For all tour dates and merch go to Don't forget to hit subscribe for weekly podcasts! See for privacy information.

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