Best Neighbors Podcast
Your pop culture concierge brought to you every week from two best neighbors from Brooklyn.
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!
info_outline How Big is Your Cult? Episode # 216 12/28/2020
How Big is Your Cult? Episode # 216 Hey Neighbors, how was everyone's holiday? Hopefully safe & relaxing. This week, we talk our usual Real Housewives smack (Brooks, we're over you & your vocal fry), for RHOP & RHOSLC; we also dive into some movies--Wonder Woman 84; Pixar's Soul; & some traditional holiday classics. We also caught up on some great TV (Mandolorian; Bridgerton; the Heaven's Gate doc; & have a couple of great podcast recs for you. Come on, 2021, we need to be done with this year already!
info_outline They're in Big Trouble - Episode #215 12/21/2020
They're in Big Trouble - Episode #215 Neighbors, we've got a jammed-pack episode as a holiday treat for ya. Of course we break down Tom Cruise's recent rant (Margo has some theories); both RHOP & RHOSLC; & of course we talk about RHOBH's Erika Jayne & her divorce woes (guys, they're in BIG trouble); the new version of The Stand; the new Netflix doc, The Ripper, and lots more. Merry, Merry, Neighbors! Wishing you all the happiest of holidays!
info_outline Don't Play with Those Boys! - Episode #214 12/14/2020
Don't Play with Those Boys! - Episode #214 Whoa, Neighbors, this was a WEEK! So much to discuss--RHOP finale--chef's kiss to the ladies of Potomac; they bring it so hard. RHOSLC, these ladies are a close 2nd for their delusion & sheer insanity. The BeeGees Doc on HBO was a hit for Margo, as was Netflix's The Prom for Erin. We also have a podcast rec for your earholes. Saddle up!!
info_outline Flappers with Cankles are my Ex-per-tee! Episode #213 12/07/2020
Flappers with Cankles are my Ex-per-tee! Episode #213 It's us again, Neighbors! Let's get down to biz--RHOSLC is quickly becoming #1 on our DVRs and more importantly, in our hearts. Grandpa F--ker Mary hosts a Met Gala luncheon at Noon; Jen Shah has a meltdown about a sleepover; & Heather is all of us. Chef's Kiss! On RHOP, Karen has a party for her wig line in a strip mall, lies to everyone & then leaves her own party early. We both attempted Mank on Netflix; and a heartfelt RIP to David Landers. We'll miss you, Squiggy!
info_outline Wayland Flowers And/Or Madam - Episode #212 11/30/2020
Wayland Flowers And/Or Madam - Episode #212 Hi ya, Neighbors? Hope you all had a lovely & safe Thanksgiving. Now that it's almost December, bring on the trash TV! This week, we do our usual spin around the Real Housewives Universe (RHOP/RHOSLC) & we've turned the corner w/ Brooks; Mary is an enigma, wrapped in Chanel, & coated in crazy! We also have a ton of true-crime docs; music docs, Hillbilly Elegy, & loads more. Get ready for leftovers!
info_outline We Gather Together to Talk Garbage Fires - Episode #211 11/23/2020
We Gather Together to Talk Garbage Fires - Episode #211 We Gather Together to talk garbage fires! & Neighbors, we've no shortage of those! This week, we talk our usual dose of RHOP & RHOSLC, which continues to amaze; as well as The Crown, Season 4, Queen's Gambit; and new recs like Hulu's Gameface & the Hulu original movie, RUN. Also, HBO's Murder on Middle Beach. Hope you all stay healthy & well--we give thanks for you! Happy Thanksgiving!
info_outline You Smell Like Hospital - Episode #210 11/16/2020
You Smell Like Hospital - Episode #210 Hi Ya, Neighbors! It's been a week, hasn't it? Join us for a fun dishing about our beloved RHOP, and the bright, new, shining star of Real Housewives of Salt Lake City. So much to unpack--Meredith's son, David Rose (he is EVERYTHING); Mary's husband/grandpappy; sandals in snow-this show has it ALL, including the single-best, & most original insult of all time! We also talk The Crown; The Haunting of Bly Manor; and have a couple of great podcast recs for you. Enjoy the bounty, Neighbors!
info_outline Jackie, NO! Episode 209 11/09/2020
Jackie, NO! Episode 209 Hey there, Neighbors!! We're so elated, post-Election. How about you? In addition to our talking about our new POTUS & VP-elects, we sprinkle in our usual RHOP recap, as well as a tour through the latest Bachelorette, which is bonkers. We also have a couple of app suggestions for you. Thanks to everyone who voted--early; in person or absentee!!
info_outline Rip Van Winkle That Sh*t - Episode # 208 11/02/2020
Rip Van Winkle That Sh*t - Episode # 208 Howdy, Neighbors! So much stuff to discuss, so little time. This week, we talk our usual dose of RHOP but we pepper in Starz's Seduced; we also talk Netflix's The Queen's Gambit; Sarah Cooper's special; The Mandolorian returns & we discuss what we did for Halloween & our voting experience. Get out & vote, neighbors!
info_outline Shiplap & Barn Doors Out the Yang - Episode #207 10/26/2020
Shiplap & Barn Doors Out the Yang - Episode #207 Welcome back, Neighbors! We've got much to discuss this week. We have the return of Borat (Amazon Prime) and a remake of Rebecca (netflix). We have our usual helping of RHOP with Wendy's Sip-n-See (wear pink!) & Candiace is getting insufferable. We also have a few rando recs for you to enjoy. Get out & vote, Neighbors!
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!