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2 Dope Queens

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Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams are funny. They're black. They're BFFs. And they host 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.

Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams are funny. They're black. They're BFFs. And they host 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.
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New York, NY

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WNYC

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Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams are funny. They're black. They're BFFs. And they host 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.

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English


Episodes

Best of: Becoming Michelle Obama

3/12/2019
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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 for some brand new comedy shows coming soon from WNYC Studios,...

Duration:00:40:20

Best of: Zoodles

3/5/2019
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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. Follow @2dopequeens Featured Comedians: 1. Hadiyah Robinson 2. Jordan Carlos 3. Kevin Barnett Stay tuned for some brand new comedy shows coming soon from WNYC Studios, including an all new season of Sooo Many...

Duration:00:50:21

Best of: Permanent O-Face

2/26/2019
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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 soon from WNYC Studios, including an all new season of Sooo Many...

Duration:00:54:18

Best of: Tig Notaro and Her Awful Advice

2/19/2019
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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 Sooo Many White Guys dropping March 19. Dreams do come true. Support...

Duration:00:34:36

Best of: That Time Jon Stewart Showed Up

2/15/2019
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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, including an all new season of Sooo Many White Guys dropping March 19....

Duration:00:50:13

#49 Karaoke with Michelle Obama

11/14/2018
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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.

Duration:00:39:01

Late Night Whenever For The D

5/9/2018
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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. Subscribe to Late Night Whenever!

Duration:00:46:13

Phoebe’s on Michelle’s Couch!

4/25/2018
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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.

Duration:00:40:00

We Interrupt This Program

3/30/2018
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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!

Duration:00:02:18

Sooo Many White Guys: Phoebe and Zoe Kravitz Are Witchy AF

2/27/2018
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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.

Duration:00:30:56

Sooo Many White Guys: Phoebe and Zoe Kravitz Are Witchy AF

2/27/2018
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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.

Duration:00:30:56

Sooo Many White Guys: Here We Go Again!

2/22/2018
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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're dropping!

Duration:00:02:30

Sooo Many White Guys: Phoebe & Tom Hanks!

2/13/2018
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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. And sometimes, that man is Tom Hanks, like in this...

Duration:00:40:17

Get Ready for the Third Dope Queen!

2/2/2018
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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). Subscribe now!

Duration:00:08:05

#48 Labia Majora

12/12/2017
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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 @janellejcomic 3. Jon Laster @realjonlaster Support our work....

Duration:00:41:07

#48 Labia Majora

12/12/2017
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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 (Full Frontal with Samantha Bee) 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 @janellejcomic 3. Jon...

Duration:00:44:05

#47 Vanessa Bayer at Beyonce’s Baby Shower

12/5/2017
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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 Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.

Duration:00:38:46

#47 Vanessa Bayer at Beyonce’s Baby Shower

12/5/2017
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This week, SNL alum Vanessa Bayer joins the Queens to discuss a juicy rumor. Plus, Rebecca O’Neil dresses like a sexy Ms. Frizzle and Eliza Skinner (Netflix’s Easy) can’t escape ghosts. Spooky! Featured Performers: 1. Vanessa Bayer @vanessabayer 2. Rebecca O’Neil @becca_oneal 3. Eliza Skinner @elizaskinner Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.

Duration:00:45:59

#46 I Don't Practice Santeria

11/21/2017
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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 Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.

Duration:00:47:33

#46 I Don't Practice Santeria

11/21/2017
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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 Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.

Duration:00:52:00