Episodes
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,...
Published 03/12/19
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.  --- About the podcast:  Join the 2 Dope Queens, Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams, along with their favorite comedians, for stories about sex, romance, race, hair journeys, living in New York and Billy Joel. Plus a...
Published 03/05/19
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...
Published 02/26/19
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. --- About...
Published 02/19/19
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....
Published 02/15/19
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. --- About the podcast:  Join the 2 Dope Queens, Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams, along with their favorite comedians, for stories about sex, romance, race, hair...
Published 11/14/18
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! 
Published 05/09/18
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.  
Published 04/25/18
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!
Published 03/30/18
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.
Published 02/27/18
Hey 2 Dope Queen lovers, Dope Queen Pheebs and Ilana Glazer are back! Season 3 of Sooo Many White Guys is coming at you -- and it's lit. Plus, hot-ass guests like: famous feminist Gloria Steinem, activist DeRay McKesson, actress Yvonne Orji (Insecure), rapper Awkwafina, and adult film star Buck Angel. Can you handle it?  The first episode drops on February 27th. Subscribe now so you don't miss all this knowledge we're dropping! 
Published 02/22/18
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...
Published 02/13/18
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!
Published 02/02/18
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. Wilson Cruz (@wcruz73) Janelle James (@janellejcomic) Jon Laster (@realjonlaster) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member...
Published 12/12/17
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.  Vanessa Bayer (@vanessabayer) Rebecca O'Neal (@becca_oneal) Eliza Skinner (@elizaskinner) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.     --- About the podcast:  Join the 2 Dope Queens, Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams, along with...
Published 12/05/17
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: Joyelle Nicole (@joyellenicole) Aya Cash (Instagram: @maybeayacash) Clayton English (@claytonenglish) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.     --- About...
Published 11/21/17
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. --- About the podcast:  Join the 2 Dope Queens, Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams, along with their favorite comedians, for stories about sex, romance, race, hair...
Published 11/14/17
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: Marc Maron (@marcmaron) Michelle Buteau (@MichelleButeau ) Sara Schaefer (@saraschaefer1 ) Matt Ingebretson (@mattingebretson ) --- Support our...
Published 10/31/17
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: Jo Firestone (@kingfirestorm) Tegan and Sara (@teganandsara ) Chris Garcia (@_chrisgarcia ) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.     --- About the podcast:  Join the 2 Dope...
Published 10/24/17
The birthday fun continues as Phoebe and Jessica talk about therapy and butt sex with musical icon JD Samson (Le Tigre). Plus, Roy Wood Jr. (The Daily Show) feels sorry for old-school racists and Matt Koff (The Daily Show) makes time for his sun lamp. Featured Performers: Roy Wood Jr. (@roywoodjr) JD Samson (@jdsamson) Matt Koff (@mattkoff) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.     --- About the podcast:  Join the 2 Dope Queens,...
Published 10/17/17
It’s Jessica’s Birthday and everyone’s invited! LeVar Burton joins the Queens for a VERY memorable toast. Plus, Nore Davis discusses the horrors of the MTA and Beth Stelling assumes her massage therapist is falling in love with her. You can find LeVar’s Black Women are for Grown Ups shirt at Stevona.com Featured Performers: Nore Davis (@noredavis) LeVar Burton (@levarburton) Beth Stelling (@BethStelling) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today...
Published 10/10/17
Phoebe and guest co-host W. Kamau Bell chat with Hasan Minhaj about what happened behind the scenes at the White House Correspondents Dinner. Hint: If you like making fun of Ben Carson, then you are going to love this episode! Plus, comedy from Natasha Muse and James Adomian. Featured Performers: Natasha Muse (@natashamuse) Hasan Minhaj (@hasanminhaj) James Adomian (@JAdomian) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.     --- About the...
Published 10/03/17
The Queens gab with Abbi Jacobson about online dating, summer camp, and the new season of Broad City. Plus, Dina Hashem tries to shop for wine, and Josh Rabinowitz gets awkwaaaaaaard. Featured Performers: Dina Hashem (@dinahashem_) Abbi Jacobson (@abbijacobson) Josh Rabinowitz (@Josh_Rabinowitz) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today at 2dopequeens.org/donate.     --- About the podcast:  Join the 2 Dope Queens, Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams, along with their...
Published 09/26/17
Phoebe and Jessica dissect the pitfalls of fresh bikini lines. They're joined by Mike Birbiglia, who’s back with a hot new look, AKA a blazer. Plus, Maeve Higgins hates swimsuit season, and Gina Brillon just wants to share her Puerto Rican heritage with you, but minus that whole speaking Spanish thing.   Featured Performers: Maeve Higgins (@maevehiggins) Mike Birbiglia (@birbigs) Gina Brillon (@GinaBrillon) --- Support our work. Become a 2 Dope Queens member today...
Published 09/19/17
It’s the inaugural episode of season 4 and Jessica is starstruck when she meets her she-ro, Queen Latifah! The hip hop icon is joined by her Girls Trip castmates Regina Hall and Jada Pinkett Smith for some behind the scenes gossip. Plus comedy from Monroe Martin (Above Average) and Julio Torres (Late Night with Seth Meyers).  Featured Performers: Monroe Martin (@MonroeMartinIII) Regina Hall (@morereginahall) Queen Latifah (@IAMQUEENLATIFAH) Jada Pinkett Smith (@jadapsmith) Julio...
Published 09/12/17