Best Neighbors Podcast
Your pop culture concierge brought to you every week from two best neighbors from Brooklyn.
info_outline Shut it Down! Episode #140 07/15/2019
Shut it Down! Episode #140 Hey there, Neighbors! Take a break from the sun and feast your ears on our latest offering. We finally have our Housewives back this week; just in time for a finale (RHOBH) and a reunion (RHONY pt 1) & we have a LOT to say about both! We also talk about Aziz Ansari's stand-up special; a TLC show about JFK Jr. & Carolyn Bessette, on the 20th anniversary of their deaths (RIP); we also reminisce about black-outs past. Welcome to the dog days of summer!
info_outline Go, USA (Women's Soccer Team)! Episode #139 07/08/2019
Go, USA (Women's Soccer Team)! Episode #139 Hey Star-Spangled Neighbors! Hope you had a great 4th and had a great long weekend watching fireworks and STRANGER THINGS. This week, we don't have much Housewives to talk, so we indulge in a little reality/fantasy Housewives trading. We also have some podcast recs, and a Netflix rec. We also trade in scary earthquakes stories and what to do just in case (hang in there, SoCal!)
info_outline Just Keep Eating - Episode #138 07/01/2019
Just Keep Eating - Episode #138 Come on in as we wrap up June, Neighbors! So much to discuss; not only our usual Real Housewives roundups for Bev Hills and RHONY's finale; but also some Below Med/Instant Hotel talk; Beetlejuice on Broadway; Sam Pancake's brilliant podcast (Margo gives her Lizzie Borden review) & many more podcast recs for you. Happy Canada Day and Happy 4th, America!
info_outline Death Pacts & Dorinda - Episode #137 06/24/2019
Death Pacts & Dorinda - Episode #137 Hey there, Neighbors! So much to discuss on the first podcast of Summer 2019. Are you ready to Rose all Day with RHOBH? We resume the festivities in Provence with the gang, Lisa Rinna does her best Mrs. Garrett, administering to all these boozy broads. Back in Miami, the RHONY girls are trying to recover from Hurricane Bethenny; Margo gives in to High Society on YouTube and has a podcast rec. Erin converts another soul to the altar of FLEABAG. Say amen, somebody!
info_outline They Forgot the TRUFFLE FRIES! Episode # 136 06/17/2019
They Forgot the TRUFFLE FRIES! Episode # 136 Aw, Neighbors, buckle up. There's much to discuss! Not so much with RHOBH (how can they make Provence boring? They've figured it out!) but with RHONY--Sweet Jebus, with RHONY! Move over, Dominos, because these broads deliver the drama, piping hot! Bethenny takes on Lu, & it's a battle to the death. We also have YouTube recs, a preview of 90 Day/Below Deck Med/ & a new TLC show, Smothered. Saddle up, Neighbors!
info_outline Oh, Sonja! Oh, Dabney! Episode # 135 06/10/2019
Oh, Sonja! Oh, Dabney! Episode # 135 How's it going, Neighbors? We're here and ready to break down another week in pop culture for ya. Erin saw ROCKETMAN and has her review. Both talk Real Housewives of both Bev Hills and NYC, ponder how these broads can drink so much and still look so good the morning after; Marg takes on Below Deck Med; and both offer up recs for Netflix, Hulu, and Youtube. Someone saved your life tonight (EJ reference ;) and got the podcast in your que. Listen up!
info_outline We Don't Have the Luxury - Episode #134 06/03/2019
We Don't Have the Luxury - Episode #134 Happy June, Neighbors! Another month, another podcast detailing what we're putting in our earholes & eyeholes! As per usual, we talk about our fave drunken floozies on RHOBH and RHONY; Margo enjoys the Avengers; We both liked (didn't love) Always Be My Maybe on Netflix; the doc, When They See Us, was attempted; and Erin saw Tootsie on B'way & has a book rec. It's almost officially summer, guys, and we're gettin' in the spirit!
info_outline High, Mauricio! Episode #133 05/27/2019
High, Mauricio! Episode #133 Hey there, ho there, how do ya do, Neighbors? We're here this week with tons of chat for you! We have our usual dash of Real Housewives (Bee Hills, NYC, & Erin is trying to make Potomac part of the schedule); plus the ABC Live event of All in the Family & The Jeffersons; a smidge of Fosse/Verdon & What we do in the Shadows; plus a podcast and a Netflix rec. Happy Memorial Day!
info_outline Gender Liquid & Big D- Energy - Episode #132 05/20/2019
Gender Liquid & Big D- Energy - Episode #132 Hello there, Neighbors!! We have SO MUCH to discuss, not the least of which is FLEABAG, Season 2, which just dropped is glorious! Praise be-Long live Phoebe Waller-Bridge! We also dish on RHOBH, Potomac, and RHONY. We also talk a little Fosse/Verdon, Erin saw The Who, Margo read Howard Stern's new tome and also has an old-school rec from Amazon. It's starting to feel a little like summer and we couldn't be more psyched. Enjoy!
info_outline Birdie? Bridie? B.S.! Episode #131 05/13/2019
Birdie? Bridie? B.S.! Episode #131 Oh man, where do we start with this week? Well, we're making up for lost time so we're covering 2 RHOBH, 2 RHONY, 2 Fosse/Verdons, and a whole bunch of new Netflix/Hulu stuff you should check out, including Wine Country; I Think you Should Leave; Dead to Me; & loads more. We've got comedy, death, dancing, you name it! Reminder to charity organizers, keep the Real Housewives away from your function--they'll sh*t all over it like the disrespectful monsters they are! Be afraid, be very afraid!
info_outline Joy Borge! Episode #130 05/01/2019
Joy Borge! Episode #130 Hey ya, Neighbors! We have a jammed-pack ep for ya this week, so let's get right to it. RHOBH go see Boy George and get in a fight; RHONY have a circus/spa day and get into a fight. Margo deep dives on PEN15 and has nothing but love. Erin saw DeNiro & Scorsese ( & Leo!) at Tribeca Film Fest. More Fosse/Verdon. All recounted for your audio pleasure. We'll tumble for ya!
info_outline Just a Little Teaser - Episode #129 04/29/2019
Just a Little Teaser - Episode #129 Hello there, Neighbors! This short little missive is just a teaser of an episode that will drop later this week (we've run out of bandwidth for the month and Erin is on vacation later this week). Consider this a little "amuse-bouche" of the fun to come! Talk at ya again soon, Neighbors!
info_outline CoaAH-chella! Episode #128 04/23/2019
CoaAH-chella! Episode #128 Why hi there, Neighbors! Welcome to our latest episode where we get right into the muck with our weekly dose of Real Housewives, Bev Hills & NYC; Margo enters the Twilight Zone (with favorable results) and talks Queen Bey's Coachella concert film, Homecoming, on Netflix; and both neighbors break down this week's Fosse/Verdon & Killing Eve. Raise your hand if you found footage of Notre Dame burning super-jarring. Also, Happy Passover/Easter/Pink Moon to all!
info_outline How Could We Forget About Queens? Episode #127 04/15/2019
How Could We Forget About Queens? Episode #127 Does it look like we don't all five boroughs of NYC? You might be correct, sir or ma'am! But not for long--we have more pressing topics to discuss, like Nene of RHOA being an a**hole; or Dorit from RHOBH being an a**hole; or Camille, guest of RHOBH being a drunk a**hole; and of course, Luann from RHONY being a sober a**hole. But wait, there's more--there's Killing Eve and Fosse/Verdon to discuss. An remember, what ever you do, don't f*cking touch the Morgan letters!
info_outline Say More Words Right Now! Episode #126 04/08/2019
Say More Words Right Now! Episode #126 Hey there, Neighbors! This week, we ask the tough questions like "Can Everyone See Ken?" If you watched this week's Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, you'll know exactly what we're talking about. We also attempt to break down this week's RHONY, which was tough because the ladies were up to some stuff--doggie fashion shows, grief counseling, shark rooms and Halloween decorations in the Berkshires are just some of the highlights. This week is all about monsters! Enjoy!
info_outline NOT The Miami Sound Machine Show Massacre - Episode #125 04/01/2019
NOT The Miami Sound Machine Show Massacre - Episode #125 Hey-ho, Neighbors, welcome to another ep of BNP! This week, Margo has a birthday AND jury duty; Erin saw Fleabag, recommends Andrew Rannell's new memoir; and Spotify's Stay Free: The Story of the Clash podcast. Marg saw some Netflix stuff, including the Miami Show Band Massacre doc, and has an IG recommendation, & the usual Real Housewives stuff. Here's to a great week behind us and to another one ahead!
info_outline Some Shenanigans - Episode #124 03/25/2019
Some Shenanigans - Episode #124 Spring has sprung-sort of? The Neighbors have loads to discuss--Margo saw Jordan Peele's terrifying new movie, US; Erin shares two new Amazon Prime docs & a book rec, and both discuss RHONY, which will go down in the annals of people stealing food from a party they were never invited to. Don't ask Sonja to leave the lobsters behind, "That's just not who I am!" Noted.
info_outline It's About the Dog - Episode #123 03/21/2019
It's About the Dog - Episode #123 Welcome back, Neighbors! Sorry for the delay--work travel had us a little behind but now we're back to discuss the College Admissions Scandal; Real Housewives of Bev Hills & NYC; Hulu's Shrill; HBO's The Inventor; Margo has a new podcast rec, and Erin details a creepy ride to the airport. Spring has sprung!
info_outline The Duke of Hurl - Episode #122 03/11/2019
The Duke of Hurl - Episode #122 We snuck one in under the wire! Before Erin leaves for her business trip, we got one more episode in, where the neighbors talk about Leaving Neverland; All the Housewives-Bev Hills, NJ, Atlanta, AND NYC, as well as the usual podcast/show recommendations. Enjoy your week, Neighbors!!
info_outline You Will Not 'Per-sway' Me - Episode #121 03/04/2019
You Will Not 'Per-sway' Me - Episode #121 Hey there, Neighbors! How's your week going? This week, we get right into our real Housewives business (Teresa's malapropisms never cease to stun); Spielberg vs. Netflix; our post-Oscars wrap-up; Mulaney on SNL; lots of podcast & show recs; and why nobody puts Tabitha King in the corner.
info_outline A Man with that much Money Can Afford Decent Whores! Episode #120 02/25/2019
A Man with that much Money Can Afford Decent Whores! Episode #120 Sorry for the gap in eps, Neighbors, but we're back and with tons of great info & recs for you. We do our usual Real Housewives coverage (Bev Hills & NJ--the Jersey reunion pt. 1 is bringing it! We also do our quickie Oscar picks; Margo reviews the new crime doc, Lorena, and tons of podcast recs, including Alan Alda's new podcast, & another new true-crime pod called Sleuth, and a few social media recs. Enjoy them all!
info_outline Tequila Jen - Episode #119 02/11/2019
Tequila Jen - Episode #119 Welcome, Neighbors! We've got lots to talk about this week. RHONJ is giving us life, especially Jennifer's tequila-fueled antics & we're here for it all! We also talk Below Deck reunion, Love After Lock-up; Russian Doll on Netflix; Erin finally saw ABDUCTED IN PLAIN SIGHT and agrees with Margo, BONKERS! Lots of fun social media & podcast recs for your eyes & ears. Enjoy, everybody!
info_outline Polar Vortexting - Episode # 118 02/04/2019
Polar Vortexting - Episode # 118 Hey there, Neighbors! Hope you're keeping warm this week. We've got a butt-ton of great material to keep ya busy, never fear! We talk about our usual suspects, Below Deck, RHONJ, and Love After Lockup, as well as the new true-crime limited series, I AM THE NIGHT; we also break down the twitter battle between Julie Klausner & John Kaisich, and offer up 2 movie recs and a podcast episode. Warmer days are coming!
info_outline Here's to Free-ness! Episode #117 01/28/2019
Here's to Free-ness! Episode #117 Come in from the cold, Neighbors, get cozy & listen to us break down a culture-filled week. Our queues runneth over! We check in w/ our usual suspects, RHONJ, Love After Lockup, Below Deck, as well as talking Andy Cohen's baby shower (Where was LVP?) Erin saw the Cher Show and Bitch Sesh Live;Margo talks the new Michael Jackson doc, sprinkled with a ton of great podcast/social media recs. Enjoy the free-ness!
info_outline Don't Tell Us What to Do! Episode #116 01/21/2019
Don't Tell Us What to Do! Episode #116 Hi ya, Neighbors, let's get right to it. This week, we discuss our usual trash fires, Real Housewives, 90 Day, Love After Lockup, as well as the dueling Fyre Festival docs (on Netflix & Hulu) & we don't hold back. We also touch on the Lifetime Nellie Bly movie (& the wonderful cheese-fest they have upcoming!) and give the smack-down to a few arrogant jerks. But we end on a high note, promise!
info_outline Pulling a Runner and Building a Brand - Episode #115 01/14/2019
Pulling a Runner and Building a Brand - Episode #115 Hey there, Neighbors! We've put our eyes and ears on lots of interesting things that we want to share with you guys. We have our usual dose of 90 Day Fiancee, RHONJ, and Love After Lockup, but Margo recs a couple of new shows (Instant Hotel) on Netflix & WE TV; and both neighbors talk MTV's Lindsay Lohan's Beach House; & Janeanne Garafolo on the Bust live podcast. So much to talk about!
info_outline I Tend to Violate - Episode #114 01/07/2019
I Tend to Violate - Episode #114 Happy New Years, Neighbors! Here's hoping 2019 brings us more fabulous garbage fires to discuss. So let's get to it--we talk the 90 Day Fiancee Finale; Love After Lockup; Netflix's latest gem, Tidying Up w/ Marie Kondo; Bird Box; revisiting The Sopranos; JFK Jr; the R. Kelly doc, and some great podcast recs. Are you ready for it?
info_outline This Year's Best & the Rest - Episode #113 01/01/2019
This Year's Best & the Rest - Episode #113 Happy New Year, Neighbors! One year ending and a new one about to begin. What have we loved the most? We break down our faves from 2018 in movies/TV/podcasts, etc. Never fear, we still have 90 Day talk; recent binge-worthy shows like Bodyguard & Marcella, and lots, lots more. Merry New Year!
info_outline Judge, Jury, & Jackie - Episode #112 12/24/2018
Judge, Jury, & Jackie - Episode #112 Sleigh bells ring, are ya listenin' Neighbors? It's that festive time of year & ya know what that means? Tons of binge-watching along with that binge-eating! We discuss our usual 90 Day mess; Margo checks in on Below Deck,gets a special message from Ashton; & gives her review of Bird Box. Erin breaks down 2 live holiday shows, as well as Killing Eve, Bodyguard, & The Americans. (You see a lot of TV when you're sick!) Merry, merry, Neighbors!
info_outline I Thought This Would Suck More - Episode #111 12/17/2018
I Thought This Would Suck More - Episode #111 Hey there, Neighbors! We've got the holidays in our sights and we're full of Christmas cheer---and more than a little mucus. But that won't stop us for dishing on 90 Day Fiance (Colt has llama-toe); Below Deck (Josiah's ok, everybody, relax); Real Housewives of OC & Dallas reunions; The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel; The Favourite and Mary Poppins Returns. & just how great was Michael Hutchence in bed? We'll let ya know.