Best Neighbors Podcast
Your pop culture concierge brought to you every week from two best neighbors from Brooklyn.
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!
info_outline $20 for CATS-A Reminder to Us All - Episode #177 03/30/2020
$20 for CATS-A Reminder to Us All - Episode #177 Helpful tip, Neighbors---don't take CBDB gummies then shop on Amazon--you'll see why. We are gratefully taking our content from everywhere these days---A Big Mouth live episode reading on Youtube; an Instagram Live w/ Bitch Sesh; Rufus Wainwright serenading us daily; the Cowboy museum--everything is content these days. We have our weekly dose of Real Housewives talk, with RHOA still in Greece; & 90 Day Fiance--Big Ed has a LOT of nerve! We hope you're all staying healthy & sane.
info_outline Where's Her Egg At? Episode #176 03/23/2020
Where's Her Egg At? Episode #176 Hey there, Neighbors! Welcome to week 2 of quarantine. How are you all keeping? We have loads of Real Housewives talk for you (the RHOBH trailer/RHOA (Marlo is 43? B*tch, please!)/& Part 3 of RHONJ reunion); as well as multiple Netflix recs, including Tiger King & Lost Girls.
info_outline Comfort And/Or Joy - Episode # 175 03/16/2020
Comfort And/Or Joy - Episode # 175 Getting a little bored of social distancing? Well, we've got the episode for you! Welcome, Neighbors--come on in! We've got suggestions to beat quarantine/staying in woes. Of course, we have the usual Real Housewives recaps (RHOA & RHONJ reunion, pt. 11); we have Netflix & podcast suggestions, even deep dives to really keep you involved. Need a soothing playlist to calm those jangled nerves? We've got you covered! Trying to be a balm in these troubled times...
info_outline Benadryl & Mocha Don't Mix - Episode #174 03/09/2020
Benadryl & Mocha Don't Mix - Episode #174 Hey Neighbors! Everyone staying healthy? This week, we've got a double-dose of Housewives, with RHOA & RHONJ reunion, Pt. 1. We also talk about a couple of docs (one on Zodiac, one on Hillary Clinton); a podcast rec; Oprah's latest book club; the Kids in the Hall reforming; & a few book events. All this while trying to avoid Covid-19. Wash yer hands, guys!
info_outline Nobody Likes Patient Zero - Episode #173 03/02/2020
Nobody Likes Patient Zero - Episode #173 Hey Neighbors, how ya feelin'? Hopefully your week is off to a good start. Let us help you with that. We talk all things RHONJ finale where we Teresa Guidice's undoing --of her on the show AND her marriage; Margo talks Taylor S., Jessica S., & Love In Blind finale. Harvey is GUILTY; the Miracle on Ice goes up in flames, & John Mulaney sings of the dangers of airport sushi. Stay healthy, neighbors!!
info_outline A Dry-Shampooed Godzilla - Episode #172 02/24/2020
A Dry-Shampooed Godzilla - Episode #172 Hey Neighbors! Warm your hands by our garbage fire. This week, we talk our usual Real Housewives nonsense (both Jersey & Atlanta); Below Deck Reunion; the 90 Day FIance-Couples Tell All; Erin continues w/ Netflix's The Stranger & saw Jojo Rabbit; Margo dives into Love Is Blind, & Hunters on Amazon. Give a listen so you know what we mean by the quote "What did youse do to him?!" & what movie we think stinks! Happy Listening, Neighbors!
info_outline Women are Having a Moment - Episode # 171 02/17/2020
Women are Having a Moment - Episode # 171 Well, hey there, Neighbors! Welcome to our post-Oscar week. This week, we talk LA, all things Oscars, some (weak) star sightings; Netflix's The Stranger; Below Deck Reunion; RHONJ's trip to the Jersey shore; & the trailer for RHONY, which looks nuts! Also, the wonderful season 2 of Shrill & our fave eps therein. Lastly, we have some terrific podcast ep recs for you. Enjoy this week, everyone!
info_outline Ready for the Weeknd - Episode # 170 02/10/2020
Ready for the Weeknd - Episode # 170 Hey there, Neighbors, y'all ready? Let's go! We only have one city of Real Housewives to deal with this week. RHONJ has Margaret's party & Joe gives sage advice to Jennifer's husband; Below Deck's bad boys don't learn their lesson; Vanderpump Rules are still in Miami celebrating and Tom Schwartz is making sense! We have a bunch of Netflix recs, including The Pharmacist & The Stranger; we do our Oscar picks & Margo is loving the Weeknd's Blinding Lights. Happy Weekend, Neighbors!
info_outline Joe G. Reads the Classics to You - Episode #169 02/03/2020
Joe G. Reads the Classics to You - Episode #169 Welcome to February, Neighbors! With this new month, we bring new reports on our fave shows, like RHONJ; Below Deck, 90 Day Fiance, The Outsider, as well as recs for a Netflix doc, Season 2 of Shrill. We also talk a live show, a moving visit to the 9-11 Memorial in lower Manhattan & lots more. Here's to an early spring!
info_outline The Nicest House in Sh*t-town-Episode #168 01/27/2020
The Nicest House in Sh*t-town-Episode #168 What a week, Neighbors! TWO Real Housewives are leaving! Finally! We've got a lot to cover, so let's go---2 departures; RHONJ in Westhampton-watch out for Tequila Jen! Erin finished CHEER on Netflix & has lots of thoughts; Margo has a comedy rec; some Below Deck talk; & Erin raves over HBO'S The Outsider. And the shock of the week, Teresa doesn't know who Charles Manson was???????
info_outline Money Talks, Wealth Whispers - Episode # 167 01/20/2020
Money Talks, Wealth Whispers - Episode # 167 Cozy up with your fave podcasting duo & warm your hands by our garbage fire! This week, we talk the Netflix docs, KILLER INSIDE: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez & CHEER; along w/ our usual serving of Real Housewives-this week, RHOA & Snakegate; & RHONJ (What the hell is 'sniper school?') plus a spooky book rec; a new true-crime podcast, plus more Megitx! Tons of listening fun to warm up those ears!
info_outline A Real Kick in the T*ts - Episode #166 01/13/2020
A Real Kick in the T*ts - Episode #166 Hey there, Neighbors! How's 2020 going for you? Re-entry was hard after the long holiday but we hung in there and had a few laughs in spite of it all. We talk our usual round-up of Real Housewives of NJ & Dallas; got some scoop on upcoming RHOBH; we get our heads around "Megh-xit;" & have some great podcast & Netflix recs for you. Enjoy!
info_outline That Sweet, Sweet Rape Fame - Episode #165 01/06/2020
That Sweet, Sweet Rape Fame - Episode #165 Welcome to 2020, Neighbors! Hope you all had a very merry New Year so far. This week, we convene to discuss the usual Real Housewives mess, with the RHOD reunion & RHONJ, w/ the hair-pull heard 'round the turnpike. Erin gives a RHOA update & Margo talks Below Deck. We also have a couple of Hulu recs--a doc & a limited series; 2 podcast recs--1 reality, 1 true-crime; we also saw Little Women & the Hateful 8 & tell ya all about it. New Year, same neighbors!
info_outline Last Fave Fives of 2019 - Episode # 164 12/30/2019
Last Fave Fives of 2019 - Episode # 164 Welcome to our last episode of 2019 & it's a short but sweet one. We talk a little RHOC reunion, parts 2 & 3; Below Deck, & a few choice streaming picks. We also break down our last Fave Fives in music, movies, & happenings. Margo also has some exciting news for 2020. Hope you all had a great holiday. Here's to a fantastic new year, Neighbors!
info_outline Oh Hello, Jane Roe - Episode #163 12/23/2019
Oh Hello, Jane Roe - Episode #163 You're killin' us Bravo! So many shows, so many Housewives! So much misogyny! Between the entitled men on Below Deck to Vicki G's superior attitude on RHOC, we don't know which end is up! We talk our usual RHONJ & RHOD finale, as well as the 1st part of the RHOC reunion, which was EXPLOSIVE. We also welcome Eddie Murphy back to SNL, as well as breakdown the first part of our yearly "Fave Five," with our book/podcast/TV shows for the year. Merry, merry, Neighbors!
info_outline Queens of Corona - Episode # 162 12/16/2019
Queens of Corona - Episode # 162 Welcome one & all to our ep. this week. Let's get right to it, shall we? Margo saw Knives Out, the Linda Ronstadt doc & the Lou Perlman doc & gives her reviews; both neighbors break down Bravo this week, incl. Below Deck & Real Housewives of OC, Atlanta, Dallas & NJ (have mercy, Andy Cohen!) & both tried The Marriage Story, but we respectfully decline. All this & a Fart Ninja to boot. The holiday season is upon us!