This Weird Thing Called Life podcast aired from November 2014 to August 2016. Its goal was to help millennials and young adults navigate and succeed in life. Co-hosts David Jay and Nadia discuss the issues that matter in your 20s and 30s, including personal and professional development, personal finance, and dating and relationships. Listen to the show for insights and lessons that you can apply to your own life.
In 2008, David Jay moved from the Midwest to Washington DC to embark on what many young adults are conditioned to do from a very young age—go to school, get good grades, find a decent paying job to work at for the next 35 years and be sure not to upset anyone. David who currently works in a career as budget analyst did just that until he came to the following conclusion: This is just weird! He questioned the philosophy of young adults spending the prime of their lives housed up in small cubicles with ultimately little to show for it. David Jay brings his bold ideas and live and let live attitude to This Weird Thing Called Life podcast to speak with experts across the globe to figure out this weird thing called life and how we can get the most out of it.
Nadia is a thirtysomething living in the Washington, DC metropolitan area who’s committed to spending far more time doing the things she really wants to do and motivating others to do the same. She’s already making strides, stepping up her travel game, starting the podcast This Weird Thing Called Life with co-host David Jay, and working toward early retirement. With 30+ years of life behind her, she has many lessons to share and many more to learn.