Best Neighbors Podcast
Your pop culture concierge brought to you every week from two best neighbors from Brooklyn.
info_outline Just Drink & Rub My Back - Episode #358 10/25/2021
Just Drink & Rub My Back - Episode #358 Hi Ya, Neighbors! Welcome to this week's discussion of garbage fires. We go tubing w/ the ladies of RHOSLC & watch Mary Westworld out on us as Lisa B. tries to clear her name. We have Part 11 of RHOBH reunion (sort of a snooze) & RHOP, too. We also talk Dopesick; the Muppets Now; The Sinner, & murder tours. Have a great week, Neighbors!
info_outline Starring Michael J. Fox! Episode # 357 10/18/2021
Starring Michael J. Fox! Episode # 357 We're feeling all the Autumnal feels, Neighbors. Hope you are, too. This week, we talk about our usual RHOP/RHOSLC/ & RHOBH reunion, pt 1. We also tackle Halloween Kills; What Happened, Brittany Murphy? Wild Crime; Buried, & a true-crime podcast rec to boot. We also continue our frustration over The Morning Show, plus a lot of New York/fall movies.
info_outline The Return of Eliot Mintz! Episode #356 10/11/2021
The Return of Eliot Mintz! Episode #356 Happy Autumn, Neighbors! Hope you're ready to deep dive w/ RHOBH (the reunion trailer is EVERYTHING!); RHOSLC (so much to discuss); & RHOP's tossed salad fight. We also talk Ted Lasso & The Morning Show; Great British Bakeoff & Maid; First & Last Challenge; Patton Oswalt's live show & so much more!
info_outline The Bigger the Hair, the Closer to God - Episode #355 10/04/2021
The Bigger the Hair, the Closer to God - Episode #355 Hey there, Neighbors! How's your October going so far? This week, we talk the gem that is RHOBH; RHOP's driveway party; as well as HBO Max's The Way Down; Ted Lasso; The Morning Show, and The Many Saints of Newark, the new Sopranos movie--much to say on that topic!
info_outline He Nice, the Jesus! Episode #354 09/29/2021
He Nice, the Jesus! Episode #354 Hey there, Neighbors! So much stuff to cover! Margo's back from Chi-town & Erin's started her new job, & yet, we got to our Housewives garbage watching!! On RHOSLC, Jen is a sociopath, even when ice-fishing; RHOBH, Lisa & Erika are straight-up villains; We also talk CODA on Apple+; 9 Perfect Strangers; Wellington Paranormal; DCC: Making the Team; David Sedaris & so much more.
info_outline You Get Covid! And You Get Covid! Episode #353 09/20/2021
You Get Covid! And You Get Covid! Episode #353 Happy Almost Autumn, Neighbors! We have a fall-like bounty in terms of pop culture nuggets for you this week. First, let's all talk the RHOSLC premiere. So much to feast on here. Then, in RHOBH, Erika tells the most nonsensical series of events. RHOP, Come to beautiful Surrey County, VA, located in Potomac, MD! We continue loving Only Murders in the Bldg. & Ted Lasso. Two real cases in the news--the Murdaugh family murders & the Gabby Pettito case--have us transfixed. You in, Neighbors?
info_outline Watched it like the Zapruder Film! Episode #352 09/13/2021
Watched it like the Zapruder Film! Episode #352 Buckle up, Neighbors, 'cos we've got a LOT to discuss. We have our usual bevy of housewives, with RHOP, explosive RHOBH, & a meh RHONY, but thankfully, we were gifted w/ the 2 min RHOSLC trailer--praise be!! We're also loving Hulu's Only Murders in the Bldg. Margo watched the LulaRich doc on Amazon & Erin watched American Crime Story: Impeachment. Plus What We Do in the Shadows is back & we have a bunch of great podcast recs. Enjoy the bounty!!
info_outline Erika Trouble --Episode # 351 08/30/2021
Erika Trouble --Episode # 351 Summer's coming to an end, Neighbors. What are you watching? This week, we talk our usual shizz about our Housewives, RHOP- Gizelle vs. Wendy; RHOBH (Dorit vs. Garcelle; Erika vs Sutton); and in last place, RHONY (what even happened? I seem to remember ugly PJs.). We also talk more about Netflix's THE CHAIR; HBO Max's The Other Two & 100 Foot Wave; plus a bunch of podcast recs. Savor these last moments of summer, dear Neighbors!!
info_outline 13% Gayer - Episode #350 08/23/2021
13% Gayer - Episode #350 Hi ya, Neighbors! Here in Brooklyn, Trop Storm Henri is drenching us so what's better than staying in & watching some Bravo? This week, we talk our usual RHOP; RHONY (Wow, Ramona, Wow) and RHOBH (Erika's BS). We also talk about the White Lotus finale (spoilers); Netflix's The Chair; Hulu's 9 Perfect Strangers, along with some podcast/social media recs. Enjoy!
info_outline I Don't Know Her (Kathy Hilton Edition) - Episode #349 08/16/2021
I Don't Know Her (Kathy Hilton Edition) - Episode #349 Ugh, Neighbors! How hard did you cringe watching Ramona on RHONY? She's the WORST, right? It's the 2nd worst thing to happen to the Jewish people. & on RHOBH, stuff is getting real w/ Erika's situation. & over on RHOP, the gals are going to...Williamsburg. Thank God for Grace & Frankie's surprise drop of 4 eps! Also, there's Cocaine Cowboys: Miami; Ladyboss; White Lotus & The Prince & the Bourdain doc.
info_outline All We Want for Christmas is NOPE! Episode #348 08/09/2021
All We Want for Christmas is NOPE! Episode #348 Hey Neighbors, so much to discuss this week! We get to our usual RHOP/RHOBH/RHONY recaps, complete with Housewives News. We also talk the Amazon doc, VAL, abt Val Kilmer; HBO Max's White Lotus (who dies??!!); Apple's Ted Lasso & Physical; a Sopranos rewatch & so much more! Stay cool, everyone!
info_outline Stained Chews! It Always Comes Back to Manson - episode 347 08/02/2021
Stained Chews! It Always Comes Back to Manson - episode 347 Happy August, Neighbors! Hope you're enjoying your summer so far. Let's jump right in--this week, we have our beloved Housewives, RHOP & RHONY (no RHOBH this week); we also watched the doc Woodstock '99; The White Lotus, which is just true escapism, Amazon's Making the Cut. Plus, we have a bunch of fun podcast recs. Stay cool, Neighbors!
info_outline Now That's a Switchback! Episode # 346 07/26/2021
Now That's a Switchback! Episode # 346 This week on BNP, we learn what a switchback is & that's the only thing we learned from Erika J's tearful confession on RHOBH. Like Sutton, we are not following this. Our thoughts drift to the honkin' huge holiday candle. We also have RHOP & Karen's Love Lunch, where we learn Mia was probably a stripper; & on RHONY, Sonja smashes an extinguisher in a fight we see in flashback? Huh? Snoozeville. Erin's rewatching The Sopranos & Margo recs HBO's doc, Woodstock '99.
info_outline A Rude Interlude - Episode #345 07/19/2021
A Rude Interlude - Episode #345 RHOP is back, baby! & We are better for it. This week, we breakdown the RHOP premiere; RHOBH w/ the Erika Jayne Crying Show; & RHONY (Ramona, get thee to an internist!! Your IBS should not be a plot-point!) We also saw Hulu's McCartney 321; Peacock's DR. DEATH; & a bit of Apple+'s SCHMIGADOON. Enjoy, Neighbors!
info_outline Who is Hunky Dory? Episode #344 07/12/2021
Who is Hunky Dory? Episode #344 Keeping cool, Neighbors? This week, we have our usual dose of Housewives, with RHOBH's Italian luncheon, featuring the continuing feud of Bird Bones vs. Crystal; RHONY goes to Salem, & shows them what real witches look like. We also have a special treat--a reading of some entitled Bridezillas that will make you want to punch everything. Plus, more recs from Netflix, Discovery+ & Amazon Prime. Stay cool as we all try & fit in our skinny shorts. (listen to the end for that to make sense).
info_outline Kathy Hilton's Doing the Heavy Liftin'! Episode #343 07/05/2021
Kathy Hilton's Doing the Heavy Liftin'! Episode #343 Hope you had a great 4th, Neighbors! This week, we hit on our usual Housewives parade w/ RHONY & their Harlem Nights; RHOBH continues Sutton vs. Crystal-gate. Can't wait for RHOP's return on 7/11! It's kinda been a tough week for women, w/ Cosby's release on a technicality; Britney's conservatorship change denied & Alison Mack's short sentence. Plus, Apple+'s Physical; AMC's Kevin Can Go F--k Himself; plus Netflix's Sophie: A Murder in West Cork & Discovery+'s Relentless.
info_outline Throne of Lies - Episode #342 06/28/2021
Throne of Lies - Episode #342 Hey there, Neighbors! Hope you're keeping cool this week. Here's what we're chatting about--RHOBH, of course (Erika, what you sellin', we ain't buyin'!); Below Deck Sailing Yacht scandal; Netflix's Murder by the Coast & HBO Max's follow-up ep for I'LL BE GONE IN THE DARK. We also have a YouTube/TikTok/Twitter recs for ya & chime in w/ our 2 cents about #FreeBritney. Go forth & listen!
info_outline Gloriously Wierd - Episode #341 06/21/2021
Gloriously Wierd - Episode #341 Let's get right to it, Neighbors! We have SO MUCH to talk about, incl. The Housewife & the Hustler; RHOBH & RHONY dueling elections; Escape to the Chateau; Below Deck Sailing Yacht; & an Alan Alda appreciation segment & book talk. Plus, we've finally get out & about in the city! Enjoy all this, friends
info_outline Pamper Me-Coming Soon to Streamers Near You! Episode #340 06/14/2021
Pamper Me-Coming Soon to Streamers Near You! Episode #340 Hey there, Neighbors! How's your week been? On RHOBH, we're (mostly) watching rich women play Jenga; at least on RHONY, we're watching White Fragility in action. We also watched a food/reality show & Bo Burnham's comedy special on Netflix; also the Hacks finale (perfection); We also talk IN THE HEIGHTS & how Jimmy Smits is having a moment again. Plus, Erin talks the Immersive Van Gogh exhibit. Enjoy!
info_outline Just Take Your Pile of Money & Shut the F--- Up - Episode 339 06/07/2021
Just Take Your Pile of Money & Shut the F--- Up - Episode 339 Hallo, Neighbors! Welcome to Summer! This week, we talk our usual Real Housewives gar-bage, including RHONY- STILL in the Hamptons, where Lu gets schooled by Eboni (Yas, Queen!) & on RHOBH, we are treated to the wonder that is Kathy Hilton & her pranks. Margo also saw Apple+'s Lisey's Story; Erin recs a fun home/reality show, & for Pride Month, check out Hulu's 6-pt doc, Pride. All this & so much more.
info_outline Mare of Whittingham - Episode # 338 05/31/2021
Mare of Whittingham - Episode # 338 Happy Memorial Day Weekend, Neighbors! Come on in & feast upon our BBQ'd fare. We're serving up Housewives, RHOBH in Lake Tahoe; & RHONY in the Hamptons. Also in a new section called Hoagie Talk, we talk Mare of Easttown in all its glory. Also The Big Shot with Bethenny (pass); & a couple of movie/show recs. Enjoy, Neighbors!
info_outline Sexy Floor - Episode #337 05/24/2021
Sexy Floor - Episode #337 Hey, y'all Neighbors! We've got to get right to it----much to discuss! This week, we saw the premiere of RHOBH & it delivered. We also saw RHONJ reunion, part 1 (ugh, no mas Teresa!) & RHONY's trip to a winery & a bar, despite 2 cast members trying to maintain sobriety. Margo talks Brooklyn movies, hayfever & me-too-ing a delivery guy; & Erin is basking in her new A.C. unit.
info_outline Fully Grown Adult Male Wednesday Adams - Episode # 336 05/17/2021
Fully Grown Adult Male Wednesday Adams - Episode # 336 Hey Neighbors, we have watched many charlatans bilk $$$ out of the Housewives over the years & we've decided...We want IN! We can fix chakras or whatever! So, RHONY, we see Sonja's "healer" relieve her of some $$ & then they have a Burning Man party at Ramona's Hamptons house, because of course. RHOD finally brings the drama, but w/ mostly off-camera shizz. RHONJ's finale party & Teresa's new man. We have a bunch of other recs, including Hacks; Halston; The Big Shot w/ Bethenny; so many riches!
info_outline Godfather with a Spanish Accent - Episode #335 05/10/2021
Godfather with a Spanish Accent - Episode #335 Hey, hey, Neighbors! Lots to discuss this week--the premiere of RHONY, season 13!!! Welcome, Eboni! We also have RHOD, reunion pt 1; We also discuss Netflix's Sons of Sam doc (meh) & Hulu's new season of Shrill, plus 3 book recs. & RIP, Tawny Kitaen, the 1st video vixen.
info_outline Leave Delores Alone - Episode #334 05/03/2021
Leave Delores Alone - Episode #334 What's Up, Neighbors? Hope your May is off to a great start. This week, we talk our usual Housewives with RHOD & their Southfork Assault & RHONJ, with the guys still charming us, laying groundwork for a spin-off. We also talk Hulu/Freeform's Cruel Summer & Hulu's Handmaid's Tale, season 4 so far. Margo also has a podcast rec. RIP, grand dame Olympia Dukakis. Have a great week, Neighbors!
info_outline Revenge of Scary Island: The Babbling - Ep. #333 04/26/2021
Revenge of Scary Island: The Babbling - Ep. #333 Hey there, Neighbors! Buckle up b/c we get right into it w/ former RHONY alum Kelly Bensimon's nonsensical YouTube blathering about the Scary Island. Please tell us if you could make sense of it. We also talk RHOD (enough w/ the murder-mystery parties!) and RHONJ's yacht book parties & mothers' tea. We also have Netflix/Hulu recs, + one podcast. Enjoy!
info_outline Someone We Touched - Episode #332 04/19/2021
Someone We Touched - Episode #332 Holla, Neighbors! How's your week so far? We have to break down the RHOBH trailer (Erika bites Sutton's head off!); RHONJ has a psychic moment; & RHOD's not-so-playful pranks are wearing thin. (#JusticeforCharles). We also check out the Netflix doc, This is a Robbery; Hulu's The Orange Years, and do a deep dive into Amazon Prime's Someone I Touched w/ the late, great Cloris Leachman. Enjoy!
info_outline Bigfoot is One of the Seven Wonders & So is Canada---Episode #331 04/12/2021
Bigfoot is One of the Seven Wonders & So is Canada---Episode #331 Ok, Stephanie from RHOD may not know the 7 Wonders of the World, but we know our stuff this week. RHONJ says g'bye to Nonno; RHOD set out to find Bigfoot & insult hunters everywhere; We also talk abt the WeWork doc; more abt the Serpent; 2 podcast recs; more stuff on HBO Max, & an online mystery game/escape room. Have a great week, Neighbors!
info_outline Jail is the New Jen - Episode #330 04/05/2021
Jail is the New Jen - Episode #330 Hi Ya, Neighbors! What a week! RHOSLC's Jen Shah got arrested! RHOD's Brandi is awful! RHONJ --we're still down the shore & Teresa's still not apologizing--really. We also have recs for HBO Max's Tina Turner doc; Netflix's The Serpent; Apple+'s For All Mankind; Youtube's Demi Lovato doc, plus a couple of podcast recs. Happy Spring, Neighbors!
info_outline Dildos Down The Shore - Episode #229 03/29/2021
Dildos Down The Shore - Episode #229 Get in the car, Neighbors, Frank's driving us down the shore! This week, we get to venture down the Jersey shore w/ RHONJ-& Big Frank's watchin' the sauce, so all is right with this topsy-turvy world! Teresa's still a hater but is bearing gifts, sort of. On RHOD, Stephanie dedicates lockers while D'Andra tries to guess Tiffany's daughters' names (spoiler alert--she's always wrong). We also have movie recs & a book rec, & we say g'bye to a talented few.