2 Dope Queens

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. WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, Freakonomics Radio, Note to Self and many more.

Bonus Episode! Which Nicholas Cage Would You Bone? (6/2017)

Phoebe and Jessica explore Nicholas Cage’s oeuvre (and a whole lot more). Plus, Marcella Arguello (@midnight) dates her first white devil and Brooke Van Poppelen (TruTV's Hack My Life) tries to get off in the age of Trump. 

Featured Performers:

1. Marcella Arguello
@marcellacomedy

2. Brooke Van Poppelen
@BVPcomedy

 

#36 Who is Jeff Tweedy? (6/2017)

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It’s the finale of Season 3 babies! And when Portlandia star Fred Armisen name drops a very white musician, Phoebe and Jessica require some context clues. Plus, 2 Dope Queens crowd favorite Naomi Ekperigin (Comedy Central's The Half Hour) returns to find the afikoman, while Iliza Shlesinger (Truth & Iliza) eats some ham over the sink.

Featured Performers:

1. Naomi Ekperigan
@blacktress

2. Fred Armisen

3. Iliza Schlesinger
@iliza

 

#35 Mom Jokes with Kevin Bacon (6/2017)

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With a name like Kevin Bacon (I Love Dick), Phoebe and Jessica just can't help themselves. Tune in for played-out puns, tacky innuendo and more! Plus, Maria Bamford (Old Baby) checks out genocide documentaries on Netflix, and Ron Funches (Amazon's Powerless) goes to Canada to find weed, but discovers so much more.

Featured Performers:

1. Maria Bamford

2. Kevin Bacon

3.  Ron Funches

  

 

#34 Sleepover Accidents (5/2017)

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Phoebe and Jessica recall the night a slumber party went horribly wrong. They are joined by Connie Britton (Friday Night Lights) for an intimate chat about everything from Tami Taylor to haunted houses. Plus, comedy from Gina Yashere (The Daily Show) and Paige Weldon (Hulu’s Coming to the Stage).

Featured Performers:

1. Gina Yashere

2. Connie Britton

3.  Paige Weldon

 

 

#33 Hot Pickles (5/2017)

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High Maintenance co-creator/star Ben Sinclair drops in on the Queens to talk about his stinky past, ayahuasca, and his Blue Man Group audition. Plus, Shalewa Sharpe has to work with a bunch white liberal women, and Robert Dean (What About Bob? A Podcast) goes to Benihana.

Featured Performers:

1. Shalewa Sharpe

2. Ben Sinclair

3.  Robert Dean

#32 Clam Chowdah (5/2017)

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The Queens head to Boston with their best accents and have one of the most important debates of the century. They are joined by dad joke king Jonathan Katz (Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist), plus Nick Chambers and Emily Ruskowski (Nerdist).

Featured Performers:

1. Nick Chambers

2. Jonathan Katz

 

3.  Emily Ruskowski

#31 Ass Wednesday (5/2017)

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Are you looking for some information about Cape Cod nightlife? We thought so! Tune in for Eugene Mirman’s (Bob's Burgers) spicy suggestions. Plus,the comedic stylings of Lamont Price (Boston Calling) and Bethany Van Delft (The Moth).

Featured Performers:

1. Lamont Price

2. Eugene Mirma

3.  Bethany Van Delft

#30 White People Love Coyotes (5/2017)

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Phoebe and her white friend Alison visit Joshua Tree and get an unexpected visitor. Plus, Jessica offers up some inspiration for the songstress inside all of us. The Queens are joined by Nick Thune (Seeso's Good Guy Comedy Special), Josh Sharp (Comedy Central's Comics to Watch), and Alex English (Lady Parts Justice League).

Featured Performers:

1. Nick Thune

2. Josh Sharp

3.  Alex English

   

#29 2 Derp Queens (4/2017)

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In this episode, Phoebe and Jessica explore their alter-egos - and it’s not pretty. They are joined by beloved Compton Clover Gabrielle Union for a couple of games of "Fuck, Marry, Kill" and some real talk about being black women in the industry. Plus, Jim Tews (Felines of New York) is a totally normal guy with a cat blog, and Nimesh Patel (New York City Broken Comedy) has an exciting new pitch for Real Housewives.

Featured Performers:

1. Jim Tews

2. Gabrielle Union

 

3.  Nimesh Patel

  

#28 A Sex Toy in Every Port (4/2017)

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In the newest episode of 2 Dope Queens, Jessica tries to keep her sexual satisfaction bicoastal - and narrowly avoids a complete disaster! Plus, John Hodgman (Judge John Hodgman) shocks Phoebe with some serious Sex and the City knowledge, Sonia Denis (Comedy Central) doesn't trust a shrink with a man bun, and John Roberts learns that being Linda from Bob’s Burgers doesn’t make him any more fuckable. 

Featured Performers:

1. Sonia Denis

2. John Hodgman

3. John Roberts