2 Dope Queens

2 Dope Queens

Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams are funny. They’re black. They’re BFFs. And they host a a live comedy show in Brooklyn. Join the 2 Dope Queens, along with their favorite comedians, for stories about sex, romance, race, hair journeys, living in New York, and Billy Joel. Plus a whole bunch of other S**t. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, Sooo Many White Guys, On the Media, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others. © WNYC Studios... Show More

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October 23, 2019 31 min

Comedian Chris Garcia returns to WNYC Studios with his new podcast Scattered, which was inspired by his first appearance on 2 Dope Queens. Chris’s dad, Andres, was the centerpiece of his comedy act, and when he died two years ago, he had one dying wish: That his family scatter his ashes off the coast of Cuba -- the country he was born in, and the country that would break him. Chris Garcia’s mom? She doesn’t give a crap about dying ...

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March 12, 2019 40 min

In honor of the new HBO specials, we've been revisiting our favorite 2 Dope Queens podcast episodes. Of course, we had to close this series with the ultimate queen -- Michelle Obama. Phoebe and Jessica talk to the former First Lady about her new memoir Becoming, her hair journey, her struggle with the “Angry Black Female” stereotype, and how to raise bold women. Plus: Bono or Billy Joel? Listen, and be inspired.

And stay tuned ...

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March 5, 2019 50 min

In honor of the latest 2 Dope Queens HBO specials, we are bringing back some of our favorite podcast episodes - including the time that Jessica got Goop-y with some zoodles. Featuring Hadiyah Robinson, Jordan Carlos, and revisiting a set from the wonderful Kevin Barnett. 

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Featured Comedians:

1. Hadiyah Robinson

2. Jordan Carlos

3. Kevin Barnett

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February 26, 2019 54 min

Congrats to our Queens on the new HBO specials! New to the podcast? Or do you just want to dwell in the past? Either way, we're revisiting our fav episodes, like this one featuring Billy Joel, John Mayer - and his O-face. Plus, special guest Naomi Ekperigin offers some tough love to white women, Sam Jay gets mistaken for Obama, and Beth Stelling announces her Playboy debut. 

And stay tuned for some brand new comedy shows coming...

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February 19, 2019 34 min

Congratulations to our Queens on their latest HBO Specials! As a special thanks, we're bringing back our fave episodes, including this classic with the magical Tig Notaro (One Mississippi). We've got advice on everything from relationship woes to workplace revenge. Plus, Tig shares the worst advice she ever received.

Stay tuned for some brand new comedy shows coming soon from WNYC Studios, including an all new season of Soo...

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February 15, 2019 51 min

We're popping off to celebrate the latest 2 Dope Queens HBO Specials by revisiting our favorite episodes of all time. This show was an instant classic when Jon Stewart stopped by to celebrate Jessica's birthday. Plus, Eric Andre (The Eric Andre Show) channeled Macy Gray, and Jessi Klein (Inside Amy Schumer) got revenge on her garbage pile of exes.

Stay tuned for some brand new comedy shows coming soon from WNYC Studios, inc...

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November 14, 2018 39 min

In this very special surprise episode, Phoebe and Jessica cuddle up with the Queen of Queens Michelle Obama, talking to the former First Lady about her new memoir Becoming, her hair journey, her struggle with the “Angry Black Female” stereotype, and how to raise bold women. Plus: Bono or Billy Joel? Listen, and be inspired.

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May 9, 2018 46 min

What will Michelle’s guests do for the D? Find out in this very special episode with Ben Sinclair (HBO’s High Maintenance) and Danielle Brooks (Netflix’s Orange is the New Black). Plus, Rob reminisces about a roommate named John. 

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April 25, 2018 40 min

Phoebe's in the hot seat (and hot tub) in the newest episode Late Night Whenever with Michelle Buteau. They are joined by Tony Rock (HBO's All Def Comedy) as he channels the ways of Buddha. Plus, Rob Lewis goes clear.  

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March 30, 2018 2 min

To give you a little teaser of Michelle Buteau’s new podcast, Late Night Whenever. She’s got Leslie Odom, Jr. and Jason Jones on her couch. Hot dad alert! Call 911, we need backup!

 

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Hey 2 Dope Queen heads, Sooo Many White Guys Season 3 is back! Here's a taste of our first episode of the season, with special guest Zoe Kravitz! 

The fashion icon and actress joins Phoebe to talk about her experience of tokenism in Hollywood, what a lifetime of fame feels like, and how she embraces her witchyness #manifest.

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February 22, 2018 2 min

Hey 2 Dope Queen lovers, Dope Queen Pheebs and Ilana Glazer (Broad City) are back! Season 3 of Sooo Many White Guys is coming at you -- and it's lit. Can you handle it?

Check out these hot-ass guests:

From left to right: famous feminist Gloria Steinem, activist DeRay McKesson, adult film star Buck Angel and actress Yvonne Orji.

The first episode drops on February 27th. Subscribe now so you don't miss all this knowledge we&...

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February 13, 2018 40 min

Love 2 Dope Queens? Duh, we know you do. So you’re gonna loooooove Phoebe’s other podcast, Sooo Many White Guys!

She’s the host and Ilana Glazer (Broad City) is her sexy-ass executive producer.

Each week, Phoebe gets her Terry Gross on with intimate, funny and super honest conversations with musicians, actors, writers and comedians… who aren’t white dudes! But for #diversity, we do have one token white guy at the end of each season...

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February 2, 2018 8 min
Phoebe and Jessica's BFF Michelle Buteau is getting a show all to herself! Michelle's many appearances on 2 Dope Queens have made her an instant fan favorite, and we know you loved her set on the 2DQ HBO special. Now we're taking you back to one of our favorite sets - recorded live in LA baby! Get ready, because her new show Late Night Whenever is coming to your earbuds this spring (and it's going to be outrageous)....
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December 12, 2017 41 min

Phoebe and Jessica get ready for blast off in the season finale of 2 Dope Queens! They are joined by Star Trek’s Wilson Cruz for a beautiful conversation about Facebook pickup lines and the beloved Ricky Vasquez. Plus, Janelle James (Black and Mild) realizes she’s dating a short dude, and Jon Laster reminisces about that time that his house burned down.

Featured Performers:

1. Wilson Cruz
@wcruz73

2.  Janelle James
@janelle...

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December 5, 2017 38 min

This week, SNL alum Vanessa Bayer joins the Queens to discuss a juicy rumor. Plus, Rebecca O’Neal (Netflix’s Easy) dresses like a sexy Ms. Frizzle and Eliza Skinner (TBS’ Drop the Mic) can’t escape bad Q&As. 

Featured Performers:

1. Vanessa Bayer
@vanessabayer

2. Rebecca O’Neal
@becca_oneal

3. Eliza Skinner
@elizaskinner

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November 21, 2017 47 min

Phoebe gets schooled on Sublime, while Jessica waxes poetic on tiny houses. The Queens are joined by Aya Cash (You're the Worst), who reveals the secret to sustaining a relationship for the long haul. Plus, the comedic stylings of Joyelle Nicole and Clayton English.

Featured Performers:

1.  Joyelle Nicole
@joyellenicole

2.  Aya Cash
@maybeayacash

3.  Clayton English
@claytonenglish

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November 14, 2017 33 min

The Queens are joined by the very wise Tig Notaro (One Mississippi) to answer listener questions! This episode covers everything from relationship woes to workplace revenge. Plus Tig shares the worst advice she ever received.

Support our work and get the new 2 Dope Queens t-shirt! Donate $60 today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.

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October 31, 2017 64 min

Marc Maron (WTF Podcast) joins Jessica and special guest co-host Naomi Ekperigin (Comedy Central's Broad City) to reveal some hard truths about being one of the only men on the set of Netflix's GLOW. Plus, comedy from Michelle Buteau (VH1's Best Week Ever), Sara Schaefer (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon) and Matt Ingebretson.

Featured Performers:

1. Marc Maron
@marcmaron

2. Michelle Buteau
@MichelleButeau

3. Sara S...

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October 24, 2017 52 min

This week, Phoebe and Jessica discover what Tegan and Sara’s mom thinks of safe sex. Plus, Jo Firestone (The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon) just can’t win with dating older guys and Chris Garcia (Comedy Central) steps into the boxing ring.

Featured Performers:

1. Jo Firestone
@kingfirestorm

2. Tegan and Sara
@teganandsara

3. Chris Garcia
@_chrisgarcia

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