Best Neighbors Podcast
Your pop culture concierge brought to you every week from two best neighbors from Brooklyn.
info_outline I'm Broke & I'm in Albany - Episode # 206 10/19/2020
I'm Broke & I'm in Albany - Episode # 206 Hola, Neighbors! Are you ready to talk about so many dumpster fires? Let's get to it! First, RHOP, Karen's homecoming? Wow. Just Wow. Monique is made to see the error of her ways, but is it too late for Candiace? On The Vow, we learn there is no bottom to how awful Keith R. is (& some of his followers, too). Please join us for this month's BNP Movie Club, where we'll be watching Burnt Offerings (on Amazon Prime). Let's get into the Halloween spirit together!
info_outline Pick Yer Poison & We'll Accommodate Ya - Episode # 205 10/12/2020
Pick Yer Poison & We'll Accommodate Ya - Episode # 205 A Very Autumnal Hello, Neighbors! This week, we pick w/ RHOP & the aftermath of the Fight; Also chime in on RHOC's lame taglines; We also have Netflix recs like Cobra Kai; Dolly Parton's Here I Am; Disney +'s The Right Stuff, & some YouTube recs as well. We also announce our next Movie Club pick. Thanks for listening! RIP, Joe D. You will be greatly missed.
info_outline A Rock Star Named Gary? Episode #204 10/05/2020
A Rock Star Named Gary? Episode #204 Hi ya, Neighbors! Let's get right to it--we don't have a moment to waste! This week, it's all about RHOP, the greatest show on planet Earth! Monique vs. Candiace. Who's side are you on? So much went down on this soon-to-be classic ep of realty TV. We also talk a little 90 Day; Netflix's An American Murder & The Boys in the Band; F/X/ Hulu's A Wilderness of Error & Fargo. We also have a vintage YouTube watch & some books we're reading. Welcome to October!
info_outline Basic White Men Failing Upward - Episode #203 09/28/2020
Basic White Men Failing Upward - Episode #203 What up, Neighbors? How is your Sept. going? This week, we have a bevy of recs for ya, & recaps galore. We start w/ 90 Day Fiance, then get into our beloved Real Housewives of Potomac & NYC; Elona Holmes; Great British Bake-Off, & The Challenger doc on Netflix; and lots more. Hope you're feeling those autumnal vibes.
info_outline That's Steppenwolf, the Screaming - Episode #202 09/21/2020
That's Steppenwolf, the Screaming - Episode #202 RIP to Brooklyn's Own, RBG!! We won't despair-we carry on---& now, these garbage fires! RHOP (aka T'Challah's revenge); the final reunion ep of RHOBH (girls, bye); & the 2nd of RHONY's reunion (The Return of Tinsdale); We also discuss Netflix's Ratched & I'm Thinking of Ending Things; Hulu's PEN15. Happy Fall, Neighbors!!
info_outline Twice the Train Wreck - Episode #201 09/14/2020
Twice the Train Wreck - Episode #201 Howdy, Neighbors! Hope you're keeping cool this week. Let's dive in. On RHOBH, Denise is dunzo; RHONY, Dorinda is deflecting & Tins drops a bomb; RHOP, T'Challah is a full-blown cast member & better be at the reunion! We're done w/ parts of 90 Day but Darcy & Stacy delivers! Tons more recs including The Vow; Netflix's The Home Edit & The Last Dance; & HBO's Coastal Elites. Stay safe, friends! :)
info_outline A Class Action - Episode #200 08/31/2020
A Class Action - Episode #200 Welcome to our 200th Episode, Neighbors! We start with RHOP & Karen Huger's party for Ray (that's mostly about Karen & her Beyonce dance); In RHOBH, the jig is up for Denise in this finale. We'll see how the reunion goes. On RHONY, we have Leah's 15th anniversary for her clothing line, the other ladies freak out about going downtown; & Dorinda has her b-day celebration where Luann annoys us all. We also have recs from Netflix, HBO Max, Showtime, an IG and a YouTube follow. RIP, Chadwick Bosman.
info_outline Who Eats Rice Cakes Anymore? Episode #199 08/24/2020
Who Eats Rice Cakes Anymore? Episode #199 Hi ya, Neighbors! Thanks for dropping by. This week, we talk about what jerks Elizabeth & Andrei from 90 Day Fiance truly are; also some RHOP (more fighting); and RHOBH (Brandi's back & this time, she has texteses!); & RHONY, in case you weren't completely convinced what a monster Ramona is. Also a bunch of great podcast recs & a side-note about Selling Sunset. Hope you're all enjoying your summer & staying safe!
info_outline I am Singing & Reading BOTH! Episode #198 08/17/2020
I am Singing & Reading BOTH! Episode #198 Hi ya, Neighbors! How's everyone keeping this week? Are you as sick of Lisa Rinna's weepy cry acting as we are? Let's get right to it--RHOBH are still in Rome & still sticking it to Denise (much like Brandi did! sfx-Rimshot!); On RHOP, Gizelle's been up to the devil's business behind the scenes. And our beloved boozebags on RHONY are still in Mexico, where the ladies manage to have some fun, dive in a cave, & visit a shaman, despite Dorinda succumbing to Montezuma's revenge. Enjoy & stay well!
info_outline Peak Assante with a Touch of De-men-tia - Episode #197 08/10/2020
Peak Assante with a Touch of De-men-tia - Episode #197 Welcome back, Neighbors! So much to discuss--RHOP, RHOBH, RHONY & movie & podcast recs galore!
info_outline Feeling Human In the 'Tine - Episode #195 07/27/2020
Feeling Human In the 'Tine - Episode #195 Hey Neighbors! This week, we both got out & about a bit (& safely!) and it felt so good! Then we came back inside in time to watch our garbage fire reality shows, including RHOBH & RHONY.Thanks for listening to the Best Neighbors Podcast
info_outline "Dirty John Betty Broderick & Unsolved Mysteries Deep Dives!" - Ep. #194, with special guest, Erin Martin of Pink Shade w/ Erin Martin! 07/23/2020
"Dirty John Betty Broderick & Unsolved Mysteries Deep Dives!" - Ep. #194, with special guest, Erin Martin of Pink Shade w/ Erin Martin! Welcome to a bonus ep, Neighbors! We have special guest Erin Martin of Pink Shade w/ Erin Martin on to do a deep dive on DIRTY JOHN and UNSOLVED MYSTERIES! Let the diving commence!!
info_outline The Best Neighbors Podcast Ep #193 Adrienne's Face! 07/20/2020
The Best Neighbors Podcast Ep #193 Adrienne's Face! Hey there, Neighbors! This week, we have a heaping helping of Housewives! We've got RHOBH & RHONY back in the Berserkshires, as well as HBO's I'll Be Gone in the Dark/Perry Mason/ShowBiz Kids & Hannibal on Netflix.
info_outline Steaks & Strippers -Episode # 192 07/13/2020
Steaks & Strippers -Episode # 192 Welcome back, Neighbors! Both cities of Real Housewives are back--finally! This week on RHOBH, we see the rest of Kyle's awful party, Kim's awful boob restoration; Sutton's trunk party, and Denise's awful husband. On RHONY, we're back in the Berserkshires and guess what? Ramona's still a monster & Elyse still sucks! We also talk Dirty John & HBO's I'll be Gone in the Dark. Also, if you recognize the song Margo sings throughout this ep, please get @ her. It's driving her crazy.
info_outline Don't F*ck with my Seafood Tower! Episode #191 07/06/2020
Don't F*ck with my Seafood Tower! Episode #191 Happy July, Neighbors! Hope you all had a safe & relaxing 4th! We not only celebrate our independence, but the fact that RHONY is back! & They're wasted! We also discuss Unsolved Mysteries & the David Foster doc on Netflix; Hamilton on Disney +; this week's Dirty John & an oldie but a goodie on Youtube for General Hospital fans. So much to discuss!
info_outline Best Neighbors Film Club-Bonus Episode! The Times Of Harvey Milk 07/02/2020
Best Neighbors Film Club-Bonus Episode! The Times Of Harvey Milk Welcome to our first Film Club bonus ep, Neighbors! We talk the seminal 1984 documentary THE TIMES OF HARVEY MILK. Erin & Margo discuss Harvey & his career, and the San Francisco of the 1970s, as well as the aftermath of the deaths of George Moscone & Milk. If you're watching for the first time, or rewatching it, so much to discuss. Happy Pride, Neighbors!
info_outline Today You Are a Woman - Episode #190 06/29/2020
Today You Are a Woman - Episode #190 Come on in, Neighbors-we've got the AC going and tons of great recs to share. This week, since we don't have any Housewives, we make do with the latest Dirty John; a couple of Netflix doc recs, including Athlete A and There are No Fakes; Also the return of Search Party, season 3; the wisdom of Nell Carter, and a bunch of great podcasts to check out. Pass the iced tea & settle in!
info_outline Housecleaning for Creeps- Episode # 189 06/22/2020
Housecleaning for Creeps- Episode # 189 Hi ya, Neighbors! This week, we're talking all manner of creeps getting canned, starting at Bravo (They listened to us!); No Housewives this week, so we put 90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days to bed (Night, Wig!); Couple of great docs to view--Netflix's Queen & Adam Lambert; Disclosure, and HBO's Bully, Coward, Victim. Also, we have the first pick for our new Best Neighbors Film Club! Thx for stopping by!
info_outline A Reckoning for Bravo - Episode #188 06/15/2020
A Reckoning for Bravo - Episode #188 Hey there, Neighbors, how's your week been? With nicer weather here in Bklyn, our spirits are lifted a bit, but there's still much going on in our world. But we take our comfort where we can, which is why we watch these human garbage fires like the Housewives! No Bev HIlls this week (boo hiss boo) but we have RHONY. Bye-bye Tins, we wish you well, even if these monsters don't. We also talk the new 30 for 30 on Bruce Lee; the latest Dirty John, and The 13th.
info_outline Visiting with Krista & Tracy, our Neighbors from Madison - Ep. #187 06/07/2020
Visiting with Krista & Tracy, our Neighbors from Madison - Ep. #187 Let's be on our best behavior, Neighbors, 'cos we have guests!! The lovely Krista & Tracy from 93.1 Jamz's Krista & The Morning Rush join us all the way from Madison, WI! Since our guests are reality TV show experts, we really get into the nitty-gritty of our beloved Real Housewives of Bev Hills & RHONY. Subjects like, how crazy is Aaron? Is Ramona a human dumpster fire? Why does Dorinda go for Tinsley? All this and more as we have a fun chat with Krista & Tracy. Enjoy, stay well & safe out there! :)
info_outline Pregnant with what...Dust bunnies?! Episode # 186 06/01/2020
Pregnant with what...Dust bunnies?! Episode # 186 Hi ya, Neighbors! We're glad you're here. Our world is on fire & we're at a loss, but want to try & raise a smile. So, with that said, let's talk about the garbage fire that is 90 Day Fiance. RHOBH ladies are off to Santa Barbara to fight in different beach-side venues. RHONY are off to Newport-(Oh Leah, we had such high hopes for you. Our livers ache after this episode.) & lots more recs for your eyes & ears. Enjoy & stay safe!
info_outline We're All Gonna Look Like Powder! Episode # 185 05/25/2020
We're All Gonna Look Like Powder! Episode # 185 Hey there, Neighbors, how's your Memorial Day Weekend going? Are you jet-skiing & hiking & partying up a storm? We're not either. Ah well, there are still many joys to be had, like RHOA Zoom Reunion, Pt. 11; RHOBH w/ Disney villains PK & Dorit; RHONY vs. the Russian(s) Spa (the Russians win!); some 90 Day Fiance fodder, & a few Netflix recs and an Amazon Prime doc, all for your enjoyment. Stay well, Neighbors!
info_outline Wig, Please! Episode # 184 05/18/2020
Wig, Please! Episode # 184 It's Quarantine Week 10 & we're starting to come undone. How are you, Neighbors? Amidst the pandemic, we talk about RHOA Zoom reunion; RHOBH ("Let the mouse go!"); the manna from Heaven that is RHONY (Dorinda pays her taxes!); and Hulu's Normal People; F/X's What We Do in the Shadows; some Netflix recs, a Twitter follow & a podcast rec. Oh, we also talk the human garbage fire that is 90 Day FIance, so you don't have to! You're welcome.
info_outline The Piercing Gaze of a Serial Killer - Episode # 183 05/11/2020
The Piercing Gaze of a Serial Killer - Episode # 183 Hiya, Neighbors! Let's get right to it, shall we? Are y'all loving Stoned Mauricio on RHOBH as much as we are? We're also forced to attend Teddi's event w/ the ladies (90 mins is too long to meditate!) & we're not happy either! On RHONY, Luann drags out her old bf who apparently is funny in France; & Dorinda talks out loud to a gate. We also talk the HBO doc on Natalie Wood & Netflix's Dead to Me, S2; a Disney + rec, & a new podcast to share. Oh, & a little 90 Day Fiance.
info_outline El-Buffo! Episode # 182 05/04/2020
El-Buffo! Episode # 182 Hey there, Neighbors! So glad you (virtually) stopped by! We've got a lot for you. This week, we talk the gift that is RHOBH, starring the new Cheech & Chong, Mauricio & Aaron; Sutton & Teddie, & Kyle's bangs. But of course, the crown jewel is RHONY, & we're at Fashion Week, we have Tinsley walking in a show & Sonja's own fashion show, after a fashion. Also, God bless Seth Rudetsky & Stars in the House! Hope you're all staying healthy & well!
info_outline Because it FLIES!! - Episode # 181 04/27/2020
Because it FLIES!! - Episode # 181 Well, Neighbors, buckle up. We've got a LOT to cover so let's go! RHOBH 2nd ep is off to a solid start; Erika's emo, Sutton's nuts, & Dorit & PK are hucksters from a Disney movie; but the real star of this show is RHONY's Hamptons party. Man oh man, these ladies deliver like Domino's! We do a deep dive in to all the debauchery. We also have 2 doc recs; HBO's Bad Education, 90 Day Fiance fail, & loads more.
info_outline Eyes Wide Shut Party - Episode #180 04/20/2020
Eyes Wide Shut Party - Episode #180 You ready, Neighbors? Let's go-we've got a LOT to cover. RHOBH premiered this week! And it looks like this season (for the most part) is gonna be GOOD. RHONY delivered on all cylinders, with a wierd Hamptons party & lotsa booze. So glad these ladies are back. We also have a few Netflix/Amazon & podcast recs, as well as the sweet story of Capt. Tom Moore out of the UK. We're trying to help keep you entertained. Stay healthy & well, Neighbors!
info_outline Earworms & Idiots - Episode #179 04/13/2020
Earworms & Idiots - Episode #179 How's it going, Neighbors? Hope everyone's staying well & keeping safe. This week, we talk our usual smack about RHOA and esp, RHONY, which is the gift that keeps on giving. We're back in the Hamptons & Ramona's learning not to out Lu in the "lower level" (basement). There's also a heaping handful of Netflix recs as well as a few podcasts. Take care, everyone!
info_outline Bonus Ep with Grant's Rant's Grant Rutter! Bonus Ep #1 04/10/2020
Bonus Ep with Grant's Rant's Grant Rutter! Bonus Ep #1 Hey there, Neighbors, we have a little gift for you. A bonus ep with the always insightful & hilarious Grant Rutter of Grant's Rants! We're doing a little State of the Housewives Union--who should stay, who should go, who's our MVPs. We go through all the cities in the franchise, OC/Bev HIlls/Dallas/Jersey/NYC/Atlanta and Potomac. It's the feel-good episode we need right now. Stay well, everyone!