Hyperbole: The Best Podcast Ever
The best and worst of everything this week: pop culture, news, #hashtags and interviews with people you need to know. Hosted by Amy Zaroff and Danielle Arlowe
info_outline The Best Dickey Ever 06/13/2021
The Best Dickey Ever In this episode: hugging again, wearing a cloud redux, dickeys, acceptable sweat, close-talking, generational placemat dislike, rigmarole, Today in Yiddish, cicada shenanigans, to sea in a sieve, dumb colors, offensive almonds, bespoke identical clothing, Extreme Sisters, the Circle, #RHOBH, Dorit’s big lie, messy below deck, Iowa, a brand new show, art imitating life, local drama, olgadiesdreaming.com and our interview with the best planner-turned-writer ever, Xochitl Gonzalez!
info_outline The Best Pang Pang Ever 06/06/2021
The Best Pang Pang Ever In this episode: a burrata journey, work travel, college baseball, beat boxing with the disco three, nail dust, annoying Evites, calamities, non-words, group texts, Today in Yiddish, a mohawk record, 15,000 bees, all politics is local, a NSW drone, the scourge of baked raisins, #RHOBH, the extreme pang pang sisters, the Housewife and the Hustler, the gift of Kathy Hilton, a round of quick fire questions, pig-positivity, and local lake drama.
info_outline The Best Heist Ever 05/23/2021
The Best Heist Ever Sponsored by 100 Mill Street gin, the best gin ever, in this episode: Hibachi discounts, the opposite of fan mail, cards, priceless art, chicken wings, who’s a good boy, sports news, the purrrrrfect currency, a Chicago trifecta, disappointing desserts, the return of #hashtag, extreme sisters, #rhonj, getting called out, local drama, sharing the mic, carpe diem, Oprah’s admiration, and the best on air lifestyle expert, author, connector, and life coach ever, Jasmine Stringer!
info_outline The Best é Ever 05/16/2021
The Best é Ever A mistaken ice cream, caffeine joy, candy controversy, hootsfa, #RHONJ, #RHOD, #RHONY, #extremesisters, silky pockets of joy, tongue, inflammation, listening in double time, deep seated confusion, a pretty good facelift, a mysterious allergy, Today in Yiddish, foraging, a generous 18 year old, an unidentified cat, yawn science, offensive candy, pronouncing Khloé, Snagglepuss, local drama, extreme multitasking, Billy Porter crushing, and the best celebrity event planner ever, Mindy Weiss!
info_outline The Best Prodigal Ever 05/09/2021
The Best Prodigal Ever In this episode: league play, draft fun facts, water highs and lows, pet talent, disappointing ice cream, Yiddish revisited, that’s not what prodigal means, worry-free for more than a century, a critical shortage, the magic of lutefisk, same same, naughty voiceovers, college year lies, a beautiful Ojai sisterhood, and our interview with the best former-Hollywood-assistant-voiceover-artist-design-stager-author ever, Lila Glasoe Francese
info_outline The Best Goat Ever 05/02/2021
The Best Goat Ever In this episode: reliving the 80s, Fantastik is fantastic! Officially the worst word, lame Oscars, glue accidents, incipient vs. insipid, very confusing Yiddish, disappointing desserts, FBI secrets for making friends, a virtual defendant, garage sale gold, being counted, #RHOD, Extreme Sisters, murder mystery hosts, Twinsburg twins return, vacuuming in unison, Orlando or bust, Hopkins trivia, and local goat drama.
info_outline The Best Orbisculation Ever 04/25/2021
The Best Orbisculation Ever In this episode: cicadas in love, fur art, the best broth ever, disappointing cake, justice at last, Today in Yiddish, Christopher Meloni, orbisculation, the Hyperbole bump, blemishes, broth, Darius the rabbit, lego thievery, 90 Day Fiancé, Stephanie’s own tell-all, #RHOD, brushes with fame, crazy classes, and our interview with the best movie star ever, Mark Povinelli!
info_outline The Best Essay Ever 04/11/2021
The Best Essay Ever In this episode: iconic tracksuits, a curious lizard, remarkable oranges, awkward dancing, the "jucy lucy," lizard encounters, precocious motorists, #RHOSLC, undignified press releases, local drama, the saddest wedding in history, etymology vs. entomology, terribly disappointing muffins, therapy, a cereal box record, big foot drama, 90 Day Fiancé, for the love of God please stop gender reveals, #RHOD, a deep discussion on depression, and our interview with the best unemployed writer ever, Liz Welle!
info_outline The Best Bookstore Ever 03/28/2021
The Best Bookstore Ever In this episode: perfect lighting, a day for nougat, music tracks, Today in Yiddish, gasconade, a border battle, donut incentives, very overdue, the magic of bookstores, reliving the beginning, #sisterwives, #90dayfiance, #RHONJ, taglines, quarantined in Serbia, marzipan, fake French accents, next in fashion, dating while fishing, snowplow naming, an international round up, terrible choices, local drama, and our interview with the best fashion and style curator ever, Lizzy Tisch!
info_outline The Best Gin Ever 03/21/2021
The Best Gin Ever In this episode: sheetpan dining and consequent controversy, tootsie rolls, a public service announcement, Venus thin skin, conservatorships, terroir, today in Yiddish, disappointing desserts, Wendy Williams’ awkward moment, a bus mystery, lottery ticket rediscovery, another world record Amy didn't win, royal news, RHONJ, 90 Day Fiancé, RHOD, housewife shields, the most balanced sugar, organic growth, local hockey mom drama, and our interview with the best gin maker ever, 100 Mill Street Gin’s Peter Co
info_outline The Best Deodorant Ever 02/01/2021
The Best Deodorant Ever In this episode: sweatsuit shaming, Ouch—that’s my kidney! Certified freak, the best deodorant ever, Southern Charm, swearing for health, modern spacing, Today in Yiddish, cannolis are weird, trust accounts, Real Housewives of Salt Lake City, snowy owls, a very hot pepper record, Bigfoot hunting season, veeps, an Adderall, theory, an unexpected shaman, Bling Empire, a shameful Minnesota church, and The Best Quiz Show Ever!
info_outline The Best Clerk Ever 12/27/2020
The Best Clerk Ever In this episode: the return of Bigfoot, charcuterie chalets, Amy in the national spotlight, fudge failure, stanning stuff, nomophobia, sober-curiosity, new books, enough Yiddish for a month, an Oregon big cat, the quest for a new world record, disappointing desserts, Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Making the Team, #RHOSLC, Oklahoma, civil rights, SCOTUS, and our interview with the most amazing former Justice Department attorney, presidential library general counsel, and Supreme Court clerk ever, Tobi Young.
info_outline The Best Pajamas Ever 11/15/2020
The Best Pajamas Ever In this episode: standard time, Amy's Covid, voting, blood typing, amazing pajamas, worst phrase ever, schadenfreude, Today in Yiddish, Snapple snippets, cat lovers, Covid delirium, adult Play-Doh, Crocksnobbery, murder hornets, Real Housewives of Salt Lake City, intergenerational marriage, Meredith’s fabulous son, off-center logos, Andy Cohen, a Howard Hughes’ surprise, ridiculous breakfast expectations, espresso martinis on Below Deck, Best Quiz Show Ever, the Edmond Fitzgerald, non-recent local drama
info_outline The Best Hair Band Ever 10/25/2020
The Best Hair Band Ever In this episode: slow talking, Bar Mitzvah candy, heavenly hunks, herds of bad names, enormity vs. enormous, Today in Yiddish, time flying, gigantic produce, Swiss Zugar Kirschtorte, the Real Housewives of Orange County, matte bottles, housewives Gucci belts, statement necklaces, janky Bravolebrity businesses, Darcey & Stacey, The Best Guest-Authored Quiz Show Ever, and special guest Dan Rooney with non-recent riveting local drama.
info_outline The Best Emmy Ever 10/11/2020
The Best Emmy Ever In this episode: fraternizing in Indiana, friend pride for Andrij, J.J. Fad, Amy raps very slowly, embarrassing Covid workouts, we are in daylight saving time for the love of God, transparent public restrooms, a zombie storm, a flight to nowhere, Amy comes into the light, #RHOBH, #RHOP, Today in Yiddish, The Best Quiz Show Ever, and local fire pit drama.
info_outline The Best Ethical Non-Monogamy Ever 09/13/2020
The Best Ethical Non-Monogamy Ever In this episode: happily ever after, anti-Libertarian bats, super-terrific-fantastic-neatness, strange Dancing with the Stars choices, the tattooed ladies of Selling Sunset, important twin news, myself vs. me, Today in Yiddish, a massive diamond from a landlocked kingdom, a 20 year old woman found alive, insidious waterproof mascara, teensy tiny gourmet meals, more real housewives than you can shake a stick at, local stink drama, and polyamory part 2 with Matt Blum and Katy Kessler!
info_outline The Best Reality Ever 07/26/2020
The Best Reality Ever In this episode: sparkling water wars, Kim’s sweet revenge, generic football, confusing double names, loose vs. lose, Today in Yiddish, Miss Kentucky makes a terrible mistake, a genius invention, goat paternity, the worst show ever, local drama, #RHONY, #RHOBH, interesting facts, reality TV redemption, and our interview with the best host, producer, and longtime assistant of Andy Cohen, the beautiful and talented Daryn Carp!
info_outline The Best Cool Cat Ever 07/12/2020
The Best Cool Cat Ever In this episode: Circular voicemail, incels, portmanteaus, comfi stuff, Today in Yiddish, Bruno the bear, methgators, flying snakes, brain-eating amoeba, Big Foot knowers, a Real Housewives of New Jersey legal report, mafia stereotypes, interesting facts, local Pepsi drama, impossible humming, the longest word with one vowel, and our interview with the most fascinating storyteller ever: filmmaker, director, and producer Maribeth Romslo!
info_outline The Best Pillow Talk Ever 06/28/2020
The Best Pillow Talk Ever In this episode: sharing the mic, buying stuff from social media, loving TikTok, an opportunity for self-realization, awkward humming while hugging, apart vs. a part, Today in Yiddish, earthquake swarms, kinkiest names, Grateful Dead deodorants, salmonella, illusory insider status, Smothered, The Best Quiz Show Ever, octothorps, and octopus parenting, and local drama.
info_outline The Best DJ Ever 05/24/2020
The Best DJ Ever In this episode: High school yearbooks, Interesting facts, Minnesota Monthly’s Best Stay at Home Content!, very aggressive gnats, email pet peeves, EDT not EST, reply all, Today in Yiddish, narishkeit, silly world records, the Coors clone machine, active listening, Lori Vallow, a Titanic excavation, always listen to Amy, local squirrel drama, 90 Day Fiancé, SMothered, and an interview with the best style icon, It girl, and DJ for the world’s most iconic brands, Marjorie Gubelmann: aka DJ Mad Marj!
info_outline The Best Polyamory Ever 05/10/2020
The Best Polyamory Ever A very important branzino update, new fun bubble drinks, the best draft ever, a Zoom funeral, murder hornets, compose vs. comprise, Today in Yiddish, terrible gifts on 90 Day Fiancé, RHOBH doubles down on bizarre, top sheltering recipes, haroset, a very enthusiastic youngster, anything goes in Georgia, rating celebrity Skype rooms, Lori Vallow’s multistate trail of death continues, space news, local drama, and our interview with the best programmer and photographer and ethical non-monogamist ever, Matt B
info_outline The Best Bravolebrity Ever 04/26/2020
The Best Bravolebrity Ever In this episode: pretzel nuggets, how people live, waxing, a Spelling Bee heartbreak, synesthesia, charm over beauty, rat gangs, Today in Yiddish, getting very real, #RHOBH, #RHONY, Shahs of Sunset, Family Karma Anisha vs. Amrit, 90 Day Fiancé’s dumbest people ever, Vanderpump Rules mean girls, popular coronavirus takeout, a MN Tiger King local drama, a SURPRISE BRAVOLEBRITY HELLO, and the Interview with the Best TV Communications and Talent Relations Executive for Bravo and E! Ever, Jennifer Geisser!
info_outline The Best Wool Ever 04/19/2020
The Best Wool Ever In this episode: a commissary update, a quick Passover lesson, Zoom holidays, Victorian mysteries, hairdos, evil Ūber ratings, weather bites, supercilious, Today in Yiddish, a surprising birth, ancient yarn, the oldest coronavirus survivor, 90 Day Fiancé, Bachelor nation, RHOA, the best drag queen ever on RuPaul’s Drag Race, a truly essential business, local drama, and an interview with the best finance-to-fashion CEO ever, Fairibault Woolen Mill‘s Paul Grangaard!
info_outline The Best List Ever 04/12/2020
The Best List Ever In this episode: technical expertise, Carole Baskin is still a bitch, living the life you imagined, sounds of nature, sudden growth spurts, Potty Patty, surrealism, ungebluzen, #unpopularopiniongame, excessive facework, bucket list heartbreak, world record bunting, faint barking, Tiger King cameos, prison snacks, dumb taglines, goodby sweet Nonno, reality cast fun, Debbie is not a downer, The Best Quiz Show Ever, and local drama.
info_outline The Best Tiger King Ever 03/30/2020
The Best Tiger King Ever In this episode: The Tiger King, sheltering in place, junk food, drag makeup, strange donut pairings, Today in Yiddish, the best woolen mill ever, Love is Blind, a Best Quiz Show Ever do-over, sports news, a very generous movie studio, strange advertising, a no-hugger victory lap, dystopian, gaining the COVID-19, a Chilean cougar, and local drama
info_outline The Best Hoarding Ever 03/23/2020
The Best Hoarding Ever In this episode: a very busy driver, a supergenarian scandal, giving back, weird hoarding, Nintendo comes through, what’s better than sitting?, non-microwaving, auditory sensitivity, Today in Yiddish, an inside scoop on the Bachelorette, doubling down on country, 90 Day Fiancé, Love is Blind, and the Best Quiz Show Ever, and local drama
info_outline The Best Sequins Ever 03/08/2020
The Best Sequins Ever In this episode: one-word text responses, an international round-up, spa encounters, sequence vs. sequins, Today in Yiddish, a heroic taxi driver, lucky new parents, wine advice, tippy boats, design trends, Ru Paul’s Drag Race Live!! And an interview with the best designer and children’s book author ever, the amazing Christopher Straub!
info_outline The Best Lil’ Ever 03/01/2020
The Best Lil’ Ever In this episode: lil’ overload, magical gym parking, Cadbury cream eggs, phone tree nightmares, matte lipstick outrage, elicit vs. illicit, Cher reappears, Today in Yiddish, yeet, what the teens are saying, Karen, Chad, savage, hundo p, tapeworm news, an emotional support update, a Gucci theory, local hair drama, important accessories, stripes vs. plaid, and an interview with the best stylist, dancer, and fashionopolis producer ever, Grant Whittaker!
info_outline The Best Branzino Ever 02/23/2020
The Best Branzino Ever Unacceptable apples, boom chicka ASMR, cool whip, fabulous lashes, yellow page rage, oversubscription, Today in Yiddish, Lady Gaga news, animal teamwork, a Barbie for everyone, an important Hippo update, being nice, the Bachelor, RHONJ, branzino all around, faith, peace, justice, breaking celebrity news, local drama, and an interview with writer, motivational speaker, and the best good energy expert ever, Doug Marshall!