Just Between Us

By Stitcher, Allison Raskin & Gaby Dunn

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Wheeler
 Mar 26, 2019
Been a fan of these two for years. Funny individually, but even better together.

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Full of practical advice and completely necessary tangents, co-dependent besties Allison Raskin and Gaby Dunn host this brutally honest comedic variety show. These New York Times best-selling authors and YouTube series hosts are bringing laughter to life’s toughest and sometimes most ridiculous situations by asking thought-provoking questions, playing games, and dipping into some serious topics around relationships, mental health, money and sexuality. You might not know them, but you’ll feel like you’re just between them!


Episode Date
19. Sharing Your Needs, Hitting Your Kids and Advice For Your Younger Self w/ Charla Lauriston
01:19:36

Allison and Gaby tell a listener to speak up in their relationship to avoid losing their partner. Comedian Charla Lauriston (@charlalauriston) then joins the girls to talk about some controversial stuff. Later, A & G give advice to their younger selves and it’s a doozie!


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com. Tickets for our upcoming live shows are available on our website: https://www.gabyandallison.com/tour-dates



This episode is sponsored by Special Olympics (www.jointherevolution.org/betweenus) and Modern Fertility (www.modernfertility.com/BETWEENUS).

Jul 17, 2019
18. Love Bombing, Pharmaceuticals, and Toxic Fandom w/ Georgia Hardstark
01:14:29

Allison and Gaby help a listener avoid the same dating mistakes (over and over). Then they’re joined by “My Favorite Murderer’s” Georgia Hardstark (@hardstark) to talk about mental health, pharmaceuticals, and why she participates in #myfavoritemeds. Later, they discuss  the good, the bad and the ugly of fandoms. (It's you're a fan of this podcast, you're one of the good ones!)

Jul 10, 2019
17. Relationship Expectations, Type I Diabetes, and Self-Identity with Dave Holmes
01:06:07

Allison and Gaby jump to a listener's defense after learning their partner doesn't want to have sex anymore.They’re then joined by writer Dave Holmes (@DaveHolmes) to discuss being misdiagnosed with diabetes for eight years and how his correct diagnosis led him to become a better gay person. And the ladies close out this well-rounded episode with an introspective look at the importance of self-identity. (Spoiler: It's sort of important!)


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com. Tickets for our upcoming live shows are available on our website: https://www.gabyandallison.com/tour-dates.

Jul 03, 2019
16. Work/Life Balance, Cuban American Culture, And All Sorts of Sexism with Raiza Licea
01:16:11

This week Allison and Gaby get riled up answering a listener’s question on internalized capitalism. They’re then joined by comedian Raiza Licea to discuss what it was like growing up Cuban in Florida and then Los Angeles. And later we talk about sexism - how it personally affects us, how it manifests in society and how we can destroy it.


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com. Tickets for our upcoming live shows are available on our website: https://www.gabyandallison.com/tour-dates



This episode is sponsored by LINZESS (www.ohmygut.info/podcast) and Terrible, Thanks For Asking podcast (www.ttfa.com).

Jun 26, 2019
15. Workplace Harassment, Sex Education, and Toxic Families with Melissa Strype
01:02:18

Allison and Gaby answer a listener’s question on if she should quit her job because she’s in love with her boss. Then, educator, comedian, and sexual rights activist Melissa Strype (@thebiglissa) join them and discuss sex education. Later, they share their stories on Toxic Family Members.

 

Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com. Tickets for our upcoming live shows are available on our website: https://www.gabyandallison.com/tour-dates



This episode is sponsored by Netflix - I Hate Talking About Myself podcast.

Jun 19, 2019
14. Toxic Friends, Home Schooling, and Imposter Syndrome with Joel Kim Booster
01:04:57

Coming in hot this week with Allison recovering from getting walked in on the bathroom moments before recording. Allison and Gaby then answer a listener's question about how to dump friends when any other option is "not on the table at all." They’re later joined by actor, comedian, and writer Joel Kim Booster (@ihatejoelkim) who explains the pros and MANY cons of homeschooling. And later, Allison loses her cool, again, while discussing imposter syndrome in Topixxx. (Tough episode for Allison.)

 

Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.We’re going on tour!! Tickets for our upcoming live shows are available on our website: https://www.gabyandallison.com/tour-dates  



This episode is sponsored by Amour Vert (www.shopgreenlove.com/BETWEENUS).

Jun 12, 2019
BONUS: Introducing Unladylike
00:16:38

Here’s a podcast Gaby and Allison were on that you should check out! Unladylike is a show about gender rules and the people who break them. Cristen Conger and Caroline Ervin tackle life’s important questions through their trademark obsessive research, stories from rule-breakin’ ladies, and a solid dose of delightful feminist rage. Find Unladylike now in your favorite podcast app.

Jun 07, 2019
13. Losing Your Virginity, Star Charts, and Gaby’s Mental Health w/ Sarah Paasch
01:19:47

Trigger Warning: Suicide and self-harm is discussed during this week’s topix.

This week, Allison and Gaby help answer a listener’s question about when (and maybe how) to have sex for the first time. Then, this Gemini duo learn what’s in the stars for them with a birth chart reading from the cosmically delightful, Sarah Paasch (@sarah_paasch). Later, Allison shares her new mental health hashtag #JustCheckingIn leading to a bigger conversation about the state of Gaby's mental health. A friendly reminder from a friendly friend that it’s ok to not be ok. If you find yourself in crisis please reach out to the TrevorLifeline now at 1-866-488-7386 https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/ or The National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ 

 

Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com. Tickets for our upcoming live shows are available on our website: https://www.gabyandallison.com/tour-dates 



This episode is sponsored by LINZESS (www.ohmygut.info/podcast).

Jun 05, 2019
12. Your Friends vs. Your Boyfriend, Gaby’s Ex, and Making Friends w/ Josh Gondelman
01:02:10

In the friendliest episode yet, Allison and Gaby dish some sage advice about having to choose between your S.O. and your friends. Then, Gaby’s favorite Ex, Josh Gondelman (@joshgondelman) sits in the hot seat answering tough questions and playing along in hypotheticals. In conclusion, if you struggle making friends as an adult, you don’t want to miss this week’s topixxx. Free friendship bracelet included, minus shipping and handling.


Trigger Warning: Domestic abuse is discussed during this week’s International Question.


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.


This episode is sponsored by Leesa (www.leesa.com/BETWEENUS code: BETWEENUS), Kendra Scott Jewelers (www.kendrascott.com code: BETWEENUS), and Openfit (text JBU to 303030).

May 29, 2019
11. Deleting Your Ex, Lying To Your Kids, and How To Be An LGBTQ Ally w/ Jamie Denbo
00:59:29

Unfollow, delete, block. What’s your method when it comes to exes and social media? Allison and Gaby get brutally honest in this week’s International Question from South Africa! Then they get hypothetical with the brilliant and marvelous, Jamie Denbo (@jamiedenbo) who also happens to be a mom (the show’s first parent! Wahoo!) And finally, Pride is upon us, but being an ally to the LGBTQ community is a year-round thing, so learn more about how to be an ally in this week’s topixxx. Is that enough variety for you?!


Holding ourselves accountable here. We want to note that, Gaby misgendered Eileen Myles, their pronouns are "they/them."


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.



This episode is sponsored by Sports Illustrated Throwback podcast, ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/JBU), ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/BETWEENUS), and Leesa (www.leesa.com/BETWEENUS code: BETWEENUS).

May 22, 2019
10. Anime Kink, 2020 Candidates, and Missing Your Best Friend with Amir Blumenfeld
00:53:00

This week Allison and Gaby share their thoughts on aliens, masturbation, friendship, and what they’re looking for in a 2020 president. If that’s not enough they also encourage a listener to navigate the complexities of kinks, porn, and feminism with their partner. Then, the dynamic duo interview the recently lasik-ed, Amir Blumenfeld (@amir) about maintaining a friendship with his bi-coastal bestie, Jake. And during Topixxx, we learn 20/20 is a type of perfection we cannot expect for our eyes... or this election. Beam us up, aliens! ASAP!


Trigger warning: There is brief discussion of rape in this week’s Topix.


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.


This episode is sponsored by LINZESS (www.ohmygut.info/podcast), Stitch Fix (www.stitchfix.com/JBU), Kendra Scott Jewelers (www.kendrascott.com code: BETWEENUS), and Leesa (www.leesa.com/BETWEENUS code: BETWEENUS).

May 15, 2019
9. Setting Boundaries, A Dog Named Alan, and Dating Online (w/ Emily Heller)
00:56:15

It’s tiring being there for everyone... ALL OF THE TIME. So this week, Allison and Gaby share their advice on how to thwart off emotional Vampires. Then, they talk with awe-inspiring and prolific writer Emily Heller (@mremilyheller) about balancing her new dog and her new husband. Plus: are you more like Allison or Gaby when it comes to swiping left and right on dating apps? Find out for free by listening to this episode! (Please like, subscribe and comment using only emojis.)


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.



This episode is sponsored by Kendra Scott Jewelers (www.kendrascott.com code: BETWEENUS), Smile Direct Club (www.smiledirectclub.com/podcast code: BETWEENUS), ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/JBU), and DoorDash (code: BETWEENUS).

May 08, 2019
8. You Will Be Fine (w/ Miles McKenna)
00:51:48

This week, all the way from Canada, comes a listener question wondering if it’s worth the risk to break up a perfectly healthy and loving monogamous relationship for some polyamorous fun. Then, Allison and Gaby are blown away by shining star, Miles McKenna (@themilesmckenna) who shares thoughtful advice for people considering coming out and discusses his transition in the public eye. A few key hints for this week’s hypotheticals involve: a potato chip, tickling, and Ambien. What could possibly go awry? To wrap it all up, internalized shame around sex and sexuality is real, Gaby and Allison untangle the double standards of societal patriarchy in this week’s Topixxx. P.S. BRENDON URIE, WILL YOU BE ON THE PODCAST?!

 

Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.



This episode is sponsored by Smile Direct Club (www.smiledirectclub.com/podcast code: BETWEENUS), Snowe (www.snowehome.com/BETWEENUS), ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/BETWEENUS), and Kendra Scott Jewelers (www.kendrascott.com code: BETWEENUS).

May 01, 2019
BONUS: Bad With Money is Back!
00:07:23

Bad With Money is Gaby’s other podcast, and it’s finally back for Season 4 so you should check it out! Bad With Money is the show that knows there’s nothing practical about money and isn’t afraid to freak out about it. Every week Gaby brings a queer, feminist, unabashedly radical point of view to conversations with celebrities, journalists, politicians, authors, activists, and more. Check out Bad With Money now in your podcast app!

Apr 25, 2019
7. Doing Weed (w/Brian Jordan Alvarez)
00:49:06

In the HIGHEST rated episode to date, Allison and Gaby “puff, puff, pass” along their knowledge by demonstrating how to gently turn down a friend during this week’s International Question. Then, the duo get swept off their feet by the talented and effervescent Brian Jordan Alvarez (The Gay and Wondrous Life of Caleb Gallo; Will & Grace). And, if you haven’t guessed it already, this week’s Topix is all about weed. More than your average stoner talk, Gaby and Allison dissect what it means to normalize the stigma associated with marijuana and its role in the prison industrial complex. No one was high during the making of this episode. (We think.)


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.



This episode is sponsored by Kendra Scott Jewelers (www.kendrascott.com code: BETWEENUS), the National Partnership for Women and Families (www.nationalpartnership.org/StandTogether), Openfit (text JBU to 303030), Stitch Fix (www.stitchfix.com/JBU), and Smile Direct (www.smiledirectclub.com/podcast code: BETWEENUS).


Apr 24, 2019
6. Intimacy, Baby! (w/ Kara Brown)
00:56:04

Serious question: where do you put your anger? Allison and Gaby dissect how anger manifests for them and what they do about it. They also answer Tamara's International Question about corporations profiting off of mental illness and where they draw the line. Then, the marvelous Kara Brown (@KaraRBrown), writer and co-host of Keep It! shares how she made her career transition from critiquing TV shows to writing for them. Plus, find out if you’re a terrible parent in a rousing round of Hypotheticals! It’s NASTY! (Not really.)

 

Trigger warning: Allison and Gaby talk about self-harm during this week’s Topix.


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.



This episode is sponsored by Smile Direct Club (www.smiledirectclub.com/podcast code: BETWEENUS), National Partnership for Women and Families (www.nationalpartnership.org/StandTogether), HUM Nutrition (www.humnutrition.com/get_started code: BETWEENUS), Snowe (www.snowehome.com/BETWEENUS), and ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/JBU).

Apr 17, 2019
5. Now You Understand The Game (w/ Jon Gabrus)
00:58:54

Are you dom, sub, or vers? Do you have to choose? Do you even understand what any of that means? Listen in on this week’s informative International Question about kinks and how to make the first move in your sexual relationships. Plus, Allison does her very best to befriend king of podcasts, Jon Gabrus, and both girls open up about managing mental illness. It’s a wild ride, but someone has to do it! (We hope.)


Trigger warning: there is some conversation about suicide. If you’re finding yourself in crisis, emotional distress or having thoughts of suicide, please reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255.   


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.


This episode is sponsored by DoorDash (code: BETWEENUS), Kendra Scott (www.kendrascott.com code: BETWEENUS), and ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/BETWEENUS).

Apr 10, 2019
4. The Fight (w/Kelsey Darragh)
00:57:38

Are you supposed to tell your best friend EVERYTHING? This week, Allison and Gaby take a cold hard look at their friendship, boundaries, and expectations of one another. Friend of the show and ray of sunshine, Kelsey Darragh (@kelseydarragh), shares her insights on what it’s like to measure success on your own terms and plays along in some spellbinding rounds of Would You Stay With This Cheater? and Is This A Date? What an emotional rollercoaster!

Also, none of this was planned… just ask Senior Producer, John.


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast, and email your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.


This episode is sponsored by Snowe (www.snowehome.com/BETWEENUS) and Stitch Fix (www.stitchfix.com/BETWEENUS).

Apr 03, 2019
3. Look Who’s Bringing Up The Patriarchy! (w/ Dan De Lorenzo)
00:46:29

Searching for a way to cope with failure? So are we! This week, Allison and Gaby talk through how to work past the low points in life, help a listener figure out how to share finances with her partner, and grill one of Allison’s ex-boyfriends (Dan De Lorenzo) on their past, failed relationship.



This episode is sponsored by Leesa (www.leesa.com/BETWEENUS code: BETWEENUS), HUM Nutrition (www.humnutrition.com/get_started code: BETWEENUS), and Aura Frames (www.auraframes.com code: BETWEENUS).

Mar 27, 2019
2. If It’s Not Flawed, It’s Not Fun (w/ Jazzmyne Robbins)
00:50:37

Do you ever find yourself wondering if you’re…settling? Wonder no more -- this week, Allison reveals her patented & proven scientific method for determining if you’re settling (or not). Plus, Allison and Gaby discuss the finer points of non-monogamy, play a riveting round of hypotheticals, and learn all about power clashing as a strong woman with body positivity model and style icon Jazzmyne Robbins (@jazzmynejay).


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast and email in your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.  



This episode is sponsored by Leesa (www.leesa.com/BETWEENUS code BETWEENUS), Aura Frames (www.auraframes.com code: BETWEENUS), and Stitch Fix (www.stitchfix.com/BETWEENUS).

Mar 20, 2019
1. Dump That Guy, Write a Book (w/ Maggie West)
00:50:25

Would you stay with this cheater? Should you break up with your pro-life boyfriend? How do you combine porn and art? All this and more on the debut episode of Just Between Us! Allison and Gaby are hopping off YouTube and into podcasting with their weekly comedic variety show featuring games, interviews, and brutally honest conversation. This week, they answer a listener’s international question, share their personal thoughts and experiences about body image, and play mind-boggling rounds of hypotheticals with photographer and installation artist, Maggie West.


Trigger warning: Allison and Gaby share their thoughts and experiences with body image, dieting, and weight loss.


Follow Just Between Us on Instagram at @jbupodcast and email in your International Questions to justbetweenuspod@gmail.com.  


This episode is sponsored by HUM Nutrition (www.humnutrition.com/get_started code: BETWEENUS), LOLA (www.mylola.com code: BETWEENUS), and Leesa (www.leesa.com/BETWEENUS code: BETWEENUS).

Mar 13, 2019
Coming Soon: Just Between Us
00:01:45

Get ready for a variety show like no other, that’s about brutal honesty, female friendship, and completely unsolicited advice. Co-dependent besties, New York Times best-selling authors, and YouTube series hosts Allison Raskin and Gaby Dunn tackle life’s toughest and sometimes most ridiculous situations by playing games, talking with some very interesting people, and diving deep into serious topics, like relationships, mental health, and sexuality. You might not know them, but you’ll feel like you’re just between them! Just Between Us launches March 13.

Feb 25, 2019