Sooo Many White Guys

by WNYC Studios

Sooo Many White Guys
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 28
  • Last: 6 Mar 2018
Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an ocean of white dude comedians. So in this podcast, Phoebe’s calling the shots. She’ll host intimate, funny and super honest conversations with musicians, actors, writers and comedians who are killing it in their fields--AND who aren’t white dudes! Stay tuned for the one token white guy (it’s only fair), cameos by Phoebe’s ball-busting executive producer Ilana Glazer, and a whole lot of hijinks. WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts including 2 Dope Queens, Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, Freakonomics Radio, Note to Self and many more.

Episodes (28)

  • #25 Phoebe and Gloria Steinem: The Buddy Movie Edition
    #25 Phoebe and Gloria Steinem: The Buddy Movie Edition
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    Published: 6 Mar 2018 Duration: 42:27
    The famous activist and writer joins Phoebe and opens up about sex after 60, her early days in NYC, and how to make better feminists of our men. Plus, Joanie Mitch sings a song!  --- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the... Read more →
    The famous activist and writer joins Phoebe and opens up about sex after 60, her early days in NYC, and how to make better feminists of our men. Plus, Joanie Mitch sings a song!  --- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the... Read more →

  • #24 Phoebe and Zoe Kravitz Are Witchy AF
    #24 Phoebe and Zoe Kravitz Are Witchy AF
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    Published: 27 Feb 2018 Duration: 40:10
    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.  ---- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being ... Read more →
    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.  ---- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being ... Read more →

  • Season 3 Trailer: Here We Go Again!
    Season 3 Trailer: Here We Go Again!
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    Published: 22 Feb 2018 Duration: 03:09
    Hey boos and baes, we're back! Time to strap on those big girl lace fronts, because Season 3 is coming at you, and it's lit. We've got hot-ass guests like: famous feminist Gloria Steinem, activist DeRay McKesson, actress Yvonne Orji (Insecu... Read more →
    Hey boos and baes, we're back! Time to strap on those big girl lace fronts, because Season 3 is coming at you, and it's lit. We've got hot-ass guests like: famous feminist Gloria Steinem, activist DeRay McKesson, actress Yvonne Orji (Insecu... Read more →

  • #23 Phoebe and Tom Hanks Make a Biopic
    #23 Phoebe and Tom Hanks Make a Biopic
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    Published: 30 Mar 2017 Duration: 46:19
    Surprise! We're back with an encore episode, and we've got Tom Hanks. Maybe you've heard of him? Plus, Joanna gets a fax!  --- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an ocean of white dude comedians. ... Read more →
    Surprise! We're back with an encore episode, and we've got Tom Hanks. Maybe you've heard of him? Plus, Joanna gets a fax!  --- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an ocean of white dude comedians. ... Read more →

  • #22 Phoebe and Chris Hayes Are Capable of Terrible Things
    #22 Phoebe and Chris Hayes Are Capable of Terrible Things
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    Published: 28 Mar 2017 Duration: 47:30
    Our token white guy details his harrowing journey from the middle to the top, and comes clean about his unending quest to not look fat on TV.  ----- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an ocean of ... Read more →
    Our token white guy details his harrowing journey from the middle to the top, and comes clean about his unending quest to not look fat on TV.  ----- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an ocean of ... Read more →

  • #21 Phoebe and Bassem Youssef Complain About Everything
    #21 Phoebe and Bassem Youssef Complain About Everything
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    Published: 21 Mar 2017 Duration: 39:55
    The satirist stops in to wax intellectual about the Egyptian Revolution, the universal threat of dictatorship and Islamophobia. Plus, Joanna calls Nerf!  ---- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an... Read more →
    The satirist stops in to wax intellectual about the Egyptian Revolution, the universal threat of dictatorship and Islamophobia. Plus, Joanna calls Nerf!  ---- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an... Read more →

  • #20 Phoebe and Melissa Harris-Perry Catch Some White Tears
    #20 Phoebe and Melissa Harris-Perry Catch Some White Tears
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    Published: 14 Mar 2017 Duration: 38:12
    The author and former MSNBC host schools us on too many things to count. But let’s start with what it’s like to have a white mother, a militant black 3-year-old, and a mentor like Maya Angelou. Plus, Phoebe smokes a cigar!
    The author and former MSNBC host schools us on too many things to count. But let’s start with what it’s like to have a white mother, a militant black 3-year-old, and a mentor like Maya Angelou. Plus, Phoebe smokes a cigar!

  • #19 Phoebe Has a Threesome
    #19 Phoebe Has a Threesome
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    Published: 9 Mar 2017 Duration: 53:21
    Hey boo boos, we've got a special Thursday treat for you! Comedians John Early (TBS Search Party) and Baron Vaughn (Netflix's Grace and Frankie) stop in and tell all.  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black... Read more →
    Hey boo boos, we've got a special Thursday treat for you! Comedians John Early (TBS Search Party) and Baron Vaughn (Netflix's Grace and Frankie) stop in and tell all.  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black... Read more →

  • #18 Phoebe and Abbi Jacobson Order Takeout
    #18 Phoebe and Abbi Jacobson Order Takeout
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    Published: 7 Mar 2017 Duration: 32:52
    The Broad City co-creator and co-star admits being an alpha female, working too much and dropping out of acting school. Plus, Phoebe watches Living Single! -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an... Read more →
    The Broad City co-creator and co-star admits being an alpha female, working too much and dropping out of acting school. Plus, Phoebe watches Living Single! -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an... Read more →

  • #17 Phoebe and Nahnatchka Khan: The Showrunner Edition
    #17 Phoebe and Nahnatchka Khan: The Showrunner Edition
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    Published: 28 Feb 2017 Duration: 38:09
    Phoebe sits down with Fresh Off The Boat showrunner Nahnatchka Khan, to chat diversity in television, being an outsider, and carnicerías. Plus, Phoebe and Love Jones!  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black... Read more →
    Phoebe sits down with Fresh Off The Boat showrunner Nahnatchka Khan, to chat diversity in television, being an outsider, and carnicerías. Plus, Phoebe and Love Jones!  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black... Read more →

  • #16 Phoebe and Alaska Are Casual yet Impressive
    #16 Phoebe and Alaska Are Casual yet Impressive
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    Published: 21 Feb 2017 Duration: 41:21
    Alaska Thunderfuck 5000, winner of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars Season 2, joins Phoebe to chat about the early years in drag, subverting norms and — porn. Plus, Phoebe visits Lululemon! -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of bei... Read more →
    Alaska Thunderfuck 5000, winner of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars Season 2, joins Phoebe to chat about the early years in drag, subverting norms and — porn. Plus, Phoebe visits Lululemon! -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of bei... Read more →

  • #15 Phoebe and Issa Rae Super Black It Up
    #15 Phoebe and Issa Rae Super Black It Up
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    Published: 14 Feb 2017 Duration: 41:53
    Issa Rae, creator and star of HBO's Insecure, is having a stellar year. Recently, Phoebe joined her in L.A. and the two made some black girl magic. Plus, Phoebe goes to the laundromat!  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of bei... Read more →
    Issa Rae, creator and star of HBO's Insecure, is having a stellar year. Recently, Phoebe joined her in L.A. and the two made some black girl magic. Plus, Phoebe goes to the laundromat!  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of bei... Read more →

  • #14 Phoebe and Margaret Cho Hope They Die Alone
    #14 Phoebe and Margaret Cho Hope They Die Alone
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    Published: 7 Feb 2017 Duration: 35:19
    The comedian and activist gets real about the end of menstruation, living in a world that's sooo white, and Tilda Swinton. Plus, Ilana apologizes to Phoebe!  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in ... Read more →
    The comedian and activist gets real about the end of menstruation, living in a world that's sooo white, and Tilda Swinton. Plus, Ilana apologizes to Phoebe!  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in ... Read more →

  • #13 Phoebe Puts Charlamagne Tha God In The Hot Seat
    #13 Phoebe Puts Charlamagne Tha God In The Hot Seat
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    Published: 31 Jan 2017 Duration: 40:25
    The shock-jock Power 105.1 host says he bows to black women, rubs his wife's butt nightly and owes a lot to The Secret (shout out to Rhonda Byrne). Plus, Phoebe falls in love! -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the tok... Read more →
    The shock-jock Power 105.1 host says he bows to black women, rubs his wife's butt nightly and owes a lot to The Secret (shout out to Rhonda Byrne). Plus, Phoebe falls in love! -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the tok... Read more →

  • #12 Phoebe and Lena Dunham Deconstruct the Toilet Selfie
    #12 Phoebe and Lena Dunham Deconstruct the Toilet Selfie
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    Published: 26 Jan 2017 Duration: 39:09
    The writer and advocate joins Phoebe for an uncensored conversation about self-censoring, what Girls would look like if it debuted today, and how to dismantle the patriarchy. Plus, Phoebe and her first bra! -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Rob... Read more →
    The writer and advocate joins Phoebe for an uncensored conversation about self-censoring, what Girls would look like if it debuted today, and how to dismantle the patriarchy. Plus, Phoebe and her first bra! -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Rob... Read more →

  • #11 Phoebe and St. Vincent: Behind The Music
    #11 Phoebe and St. Vincent: Behind The Music
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    Published: 24 Jan 2017 Duration: 27:31
    Indie rock queen St. Vincent joins Phoebe to swap road stories, talk tour bus pooping etiquette, queerness and living in the spotlight. Plus, St. Vincent is overcharged for a lap dance!  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of be... Read more →
    Indie rock queen St. Vincent joins Phoebe to swap road stories, talk tour bus pooping etiquette, queerness and living in the spotlight. Plus, St. Vincent is overcharged for a lap dance!  -- About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of be... Read more →

  • Season 2 Trailer: I'm Back, Babies!
    Season 2 Trailer: I'm Back, Babies!
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    Published: 19 Jan 2017 Duration: 04:05
    You know you missed me. Well stop crying, cuz I'm back with a brand new season. It's me, my buddy Joanna, and my other buddy Ilana. Plus, hot new guests!  Featured Guests: St. Vincent (@st_vincent) Charlamagne Tha God (@cthagod) Lena Dunham... Read more →
    You know you missed me. Well stop crying, cuz I'm back with a brand new season. It's me, my buddy Joanna, and my other buddy Ilana. Plus, hot new guests!  Featured Guests: St. Vincent (@st_vincent) Charlamagne Tha God (@cthagod) Lena Dunham... Read more →

  • #10 Phoebe Welcomes Token White Guy Mike Birbiglia
    #10 Phoebe Welcomes Token White Guy Mike Birbiglia
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    Published: 13 Sep 2016 Duration: 42:46
    The actor, comedian and director reveals the truth about maleness AND whiteness in a heart-stopping episode that will leave you breathless. Plus, a surprise visit from Kelsey Grammer!?  ---  About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of b... Read more →
    The actor, comedian and director reveals the truth about maleness AND whiteness in a heart-stopping episode that will leave you breathless. Plus, a surprise visit from Kelsey Grammer!?  ---  About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of b... Read more →

  • #9 Phoebe and Constance Wu Invest in Mutual Funds
    #9 Phoebe and Constance Wu Invest in Mutual Funds
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    Published: 6 Sep 2016 Duration: 34:19
    Actress Constance Wu stops in to chat hair journeys, the representation of Asian-Americans in media and of course, JLo. Plus, Phoebe hates Halloween!  ---  About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an oc... Read more →
    Actress Constance Wu stops in to chat hair journeys, the representation of Asian-Americans in media and of course, JLo. Plus, Phoebe hates Halloween!  ---  About the podcast:  Phoebe Robinson is tired of being the token black woman in an oc... Read more →

  • #8 Phoebe and Roxane Gay Toast to the Good Life
    #8 Phoebe and Roxane Gay Toast to the Good Life
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    Published: 30 Aug 2016 Duration: 37:12
    Writer, professor and noted bad feminist Roxane Gay schools Phoebe on how to drink wine and write a killer memoir. Plus, a homecoming disaster!  Vote for your favorite remix of our theme music: www.sooomanywhiteguys.com/vote ---  About the ... Read more →
    Writer, professor and noted bad feminist Roxane Gay schools Phoebe on how to drink wine and write a killer memoir. Plus, a homecoming disaster!  Vote for your favorite remix of our theme music: www.sooomanywhiteguys.com/vote ---  About the ... Read more →