Best Neighbors Podcast
Your pop culture concierge brought to you every week from two best neighbors from Brooklyn.
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.
info_outline The Witches of East Brunswick: Karens Gotta Karen - Ep. #228 03/22/2021
The Witches of East Brunswick: Karens Gotta Karen - Ep. #228 Let's get right to it, Neighbors. This week, we visit with the inebriated ladies of RHOD; the grizzled gals of RHONJ; we also saw Minari; The Last Blockbuster; My Octopus Teacher; Justice League; Stars in the House, & a couple of book/podcast recs for you.
info_outline Two-Two-Seven! Episode #227 03/15/2021
Two-Two-Seven! Episode #227 Spring has sprung, Neighbors--sort of. This week, in addition to our Housewives chats (RHOD/RHONJ), we also talk Harry/Megan/Oprah; Netflix's Behind Her Eyes; Marriage or Mortgage; Hulu's doc, Kid90; Disney+'s Wandavision; Real World Reunion; plus podcast & book recs. Come & have a listen!
info_outline You Put it Out There, We'll Put it in There! Episode #226 03/08/2021
You Put it Out There, We'll Put it in There! Episode #226 Hi ya, Neighbors! Can you feel it? Spring is in the air---even if only a little. We have so much stuff to discuss this week. We have our usual helping of Housewives, RHONJ; RHOD, & a special nod to the Bolo ep. of RHOA. There's also Coming 2 America; The Sound of Metal, Hulu's In & Of Itself, & so much more.
info_outline Best Neighbors Podcast Ep 225 03/01/2021
Best Neighbors Podcast Ep 225 We are now in March, which means it's almost Spring. Until then, we have these garbage fires to discuss #RHOSLC reunion (where Mary barely holds it together,) #RHONJ trip to Lake George sans Jackie, and #HuluTV "The U.S. Vs Billie Holiday." Plus, Disney+ and "The Muppet Show."
info_outline You've Got Panty Crickets! Episode #224 02/22/2021
You've Got Panty Crickets! Episode #224 Hi there, Neighbors, we've got tons of viewing recs & opinions to go with! We have our usual helping of Housewives, with RHOSCL Reunion Pt. II; RHOD (D'Andra banged John Entwhistle!); & the premiere of RHONJ, which was epic. We also watched Nomadland; I Care A Lot; HBO Max's It's a Sin. We also have a new podcast rec for your earholes. Here's to a great week ahead!
info_outline Balls Deep in Bosch - Episode #223 02/15/2021
Balls Deep in Bosch - Episode #223 Hello, Neighbors! Full disclos--we're kinda crabby this week. We've entered the Bosch-watching portion of the Quarantine! Is anyone else feel blah and uninspired? Margo's watching HANNIBAL again, for goodness's sake! We try & spotlight our usual gems, like the RHOSLC Reunion, Pt. 1; RHOD & Tiffany Moon's passive-aggressive pizza party; & also talk Netflix's Crime Scene: The Cecil Hotel; Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar; HBOMax's Judas & the Black Messiah.
info_outline Rosemary Cosby, Meet Jesus - Episode #222 02/08/2021
Rosemary Cosby, Meet Jesus - Episode #222 Hi Ya, Neighbors! Hope your February is off to a great start. This week, we're discussing RHOD (spoiler alert: We hate Kary); RHOSLC finale (Meredith wears a scary mask & looks like an a**hole & so much more); We also tackle Hulu's Framing Britney; Netflix's Firefly Lane & Quincy, & lots more.
info_outline Ventriloquists are NEVER Funny! Episode #221 02/01/2021
Ventriloquists are NEVER Funny! Episode #221 Hey there, Neighbors! We got a whole lotta Housewives to discuss, so let's get-to-it. The RHONJ trailer dropped & we're breaking down the taglines. The 2 RHOC reunion-ugh. RHOSLC, finishing up the girls' trip to Vegas; & RHOD fight at a winery. What else is new? We also have a movie/show rec & thoughts on Search Party, season 4. Hope you are all keeping healthy & well.
info_outline Gettin' Real at the Gun Range - Episode #225 02/01/2021
Gettin' Real at the Gun Range - Episode #225 Hey there, Neighbors! It's almost March, which means it's almost Spring. Until then, we have these garbage fires to discuss. RHOSLC, Pt III reunion, where Mary barely holds it together; RHONJ's trip to Lake George sans Jackie; We also saw Hulu's The US vs Billie Holiday; The Muppet Show; & more.
info_outline It's Slater! Episode #220 01/24/2021
It's Slater! Episode #220 Hi ya, Neighbors! Wow, Bethenny, Wow, what a week! We had the inauguration to beat the band; songs, poetry, COATS! We also have our usual Housewives fare--RHOD & their St. Tropez party; RHOSLC & their Vegas trip (best bar fall goes to Jen Shah!); Margo even peeks at the RHOC reunion. We also talk HBO's Tiger Woods doc; Bling Empire; Promising Young Woman; and an article & podcast recommendation. Stay warm Neighbors!
info_outline No Junk Soup for You! Episode # 219 01/18/2021
No Junk Soup for You! Episode # 219 Hey Neighbors, strap in, we gots LOTS to discuss. Of course, we have our usual helping of Housewives, with RHOD, RHOSLC, & the RHONJ trailer (we're in!); We also talk Netflix's The Night Stalker (watch during the daytime); Search Party on HBO Max; Wanda Vision on Disney+. We also have a bunch of great podcast recs. PS, Peter Sellars died, & by Peter Sellars, Margo means Phil Spector. Stay safe & warm, neighbors!
info_outline Beset, Besieged, & Bewildered - Episode #218 01/11/2021
Beset, Besieged, & Bewildered - Episode #218 Hey there, Neighbors, how's everybody holding up this week? The Ghost of 2020 is still haunting 2021, apparently. It's been a long, strange week. We talk a little about the Capitol breech, b/c, how could we not? But don't worry, we have some sweets with our veggies and also talk RHOD & RHOSLC, which gave us a couple of dumb-sounding parties that were terrific, esp. the hip-hop golf (?) party in SLC. Also, Netflix's love letter to NYC with Pretend it's a City with Fran Lebowitz.
info_outline They Got Shue! Episode # 217 01/04/2021
They Got Shue! Episode # 217 Merry New Year, Neighbors! How's 2021 treating you so far? Buckle up, cos we got loads to discuss! This week, we really only have RHOSLC to talk about; we both love HBO Max's The Flight Attendant; Margo waxes on about Cobra Kai; Erin loved The Murders at White House Farm on HBO Max & finished Bridgerton. We also talk the ridiculousness that is Hillary Baldwin (we love a holiday scandal!) Here's to you, Neighbors! We love you all & thanks for listening!