Best Friends with Nicole Byer and Sasheer Zamata

By Earwolf & Nicole Byer, Sasheer Zamata

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 Jul 18, 2019

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Gayle & Oprah. Bonnie & Clyde. Nicole & Sasheer. Enter the pantheon of best friendship. When you’re forced to change your number, are sick of being single, or want to take a pole-dancing class, you’re going to need a best friend...and if you don’t, you can still have this podcast.


Episode Date
Sasheer Looks Like A Gymnast Who Did Well
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This week begins with a discussion of if spit is just sweat from your mouth! We learn about women’s hormones in their 30’s, check out Nicole’s new tattoos, discuss everyone’s experiences with haunted houses (read the McKamey Manor Waiver here - https://imgur.com/a/d27ZLa9 [imgur.com]), and read about the arrest of Stacey Dash. Nicole & Sasheer answer listener questions on living with your best friend, and being friends with your partner’s friends’ wives. Plus, we hear a fun story about how Best Friends helped a teacher with their classroom cursing! 

 

Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬

 

This episode is sponsored by Lightbox Jewelry (www.lightboxjewelry.com/bestfriends code: BESTFRIENDS), Bombas (www.bombas.com/bestfriends), and High & Mighty (www.designedtobestuckup.com/bestfriends).

Nov 20, 2019
Nicole Wants To Know How You Put Your Bra On
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Best Friends back - ALRIGHT! Sasheer talks about her experience dancing with two members of N*SYNC, Nicole tell stories about her recent visit to Benihanas, and they plan their next besties trip. They get into the age-old question of “How do you put your bra on?” and bring in the women of the Earwolf offices to answer. We hear from Sasheer’s mom to learn the correct way to apply perfume, then Nicole and Sasheer answer listener questions about farting in front of each other, when your best friend disappears, and breaking up with a best friend. 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Lightbox Jewelry (www.lightboxjewelry.com/bestfriends code: BESTFRIENDS), Noom (www.noom.com/bestfriends), ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/bestfriends), and High & Mighty.

Nov 13, 2019
Sasheer is Excited to Learn About Drag with Trixie Mattel & Katya Zamolodchikova
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Nicole and Sasheer go in depth on their Emmy night, talking gowns, the food, and seeing Nicole’s face so big on the screen. Then, they interview Drag Queens Katya & Trixie Mattel on their friendship! We learn about their time on Drag Race, how they were deported from Australia together, the logic behind IT. With Trixie they choose their celeb alter ego’s (Howie Mandel, Issa Rae, and Lizzo), and with Katya they discuss how painful the writing process is. Brought back together, they laugh over their different styles, being called “derpy,” interrupting to apologize for interrupting, and the masochism of waist-training. 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬


This episode is sponsored by Lightbox Jewelry (www.lightboxjewelry.com/bestfriends code: BESTFRIENDS), MeUndies (www.meundies.com/bestfriends), and High & Mighty.

Nov 06, 2019
Nicole Prefers Poptarts over Toaster Strudel
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This week, Nicole & Sasheer are very excited for 2020! They discuss how to deal with missing the other when one of them is traveling, No Child Left Behind, and Barbadian cuisine. Then they take a quiz that determines which hunk should be your college boo, and discuss Charles Melton’s fat shaming tweets. They answer listener questions on how to reach out to friends, can your friends be people you meet through dating, how to turn friends with benefits into more, feeling competitive with best friends, and what would happen if Sasheer dies first.


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Lightbox Jewelry (www.lightboxjewelry.com/bestfriends code: BESTFRIENDS), Skillshare (www.skillshare.com/BESTFRIENDS), High & Mighty (www.designedtobestuckup.com/bestfriends), and Ettitude Bamboo Sheets (text BEST to 64-000).

Oct 30, 2019
Sasheer Will Repeat Your Dumb Question
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Nicole & Sasheer encourage each other on their pole-class performances, then head into a session of googling the history of KFC, the mayo clinic, and miracle whip. They talk about their experience at the Emmys, Sasheer “escaping” the next morning, and sleeping in bathing suits. Then, they take a quiz to see what Disney Villainess they are as well as get more info on the best friend blog post blast. Plus, they answer listener questions on if you can be your partner’s best friend, and how do you tell someone you just met you don’t want to be friends anymore?


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Noom (www.noom.com/bestfriends), Joybird (www.joybird.com/bestfriends code: BESTFRIENDS), and Best Fiends.

Oct 23, 2019
Nicole Has History With Jared Leto
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After a quick pole class catch-up, the girls dive into Nicole’s small bladder, Jared Leto + Lupito Nyong’o, and then get distracted by googling themselves. Plus, they explore the different body shapes (Hourglass? Coke bottle? Sack of potatoes?). Then, Nicole & Sasheer answer listener questions about negative friends and whether you can go from friend to more.  


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by STUNN (www.stunnco.com/bestfriends code: BESTFRIENDS), Haverdash (www.haverdash.com), Audible (www.audible.com/BESTFRIENDSBADDEST), and ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/bestfriends).

Oct 16, 2019
Sasheer Will Have A Glass of Hot Water with Lauren Lapkus & Laura Willcox
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On this week’s episode, best friends Lauren Lapkus and Laura Willcox join Nicole & Sasheer for another round of Besting Each Other. Laura share’s their UCB roots, maintaining a long distance friendship, texting vs. calling, and Lauren’s unique eating habits. Then, Lauren joins to explain how kombucha is brewed, tears up discussing how meaningful her and Laura's friendship is, and goes deep on her new “job” curating The Bachelor clips for instagram. Together in the room, Laura & Lauren talk with Nicole & Sasheer favorite travel memories, dolphins, and silicon vagina models. 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Bombas (www.bombas.com/BESTFRIENDS), MeUndies (www.meundies.com/bestfriends), and Skillshare (www.skillshare.com/bestfriends).

Oct 09, 2019
Nicole Is Going To Live Forever
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Nicole is going to get a motorcycle, and Sasheer is NOT happy about it. They talk about high school experiences, discuss their recent beach trip, and do some singing. Then, Nicole and Sasheer call Zack, who had left a great voicemail in episode 15. We learn about the man behind the handsome voice, talk about how to make the perfect best friend, and Nicole asks him some very important questions. Afterwards, they answer listener questions on how to meet people with your platonic male best friend, should your significant other also be your best friend, and being asked for relationship advice while single.


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by STUNN (www.stunnco.com/bestfriends code: BESTFRIENDS), Haverdash (www.haverdash.com), Noom (www.noom.com/bestfriends), and Audible (www.audible.com/BESTFRIENDSBADDEST).

Oct 02, 2019
Sasheer Is Pizza!
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On this week’s episode, Nicole subtweet’s her pin company with a long list of complaints, and Sasheer gives her take. They discuss past customer service jobs, talk about Sasheer’s new movie THE WEEKEND, and do a pole class check-in. They take a quiz to find what chain restaurant they are, and discover that Nicole eats scrambled eggs with her fingers! Then they answer listener questions about healthy expectations, how to navigate political differences with friends, and being “the boring friend.” 


You can watch Sasheer in THE WEEKEND on Amazon or Itunes now!


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by VitaCup (www.vitacup.com code: BESTFRIENDS), Best Fiends, Cove (www.withcove.com/BESTFRIENDS) and The Farmer's Dog (www.thefarmersdog.com/BESTFRIENDS).

Sep 25, 2019
Scam Goddess Trailer
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Scam Goddess is a podcast dedicated to fraud and all those who practice it! Each week host Laci Mosley (aka Scam Goddess) keeps listeners up to date on current rackets, digs deep into the latest scams, and breaks down historic hoodwinks alongside some of your favorite comedians! It's like true crime only without all the death! True fun crime!

Sep 20, 2019
Nicole’s Passion Fruit Problem
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Nicole and Sasheer jump in with their choice death hashtags, CBD oil, a pole class update, and how Nicole finds long limbs hilarious. They take a quiz building their dream bowl of mac & cheese to find their perfect sex position, and answer listener questions about backstabbing friends, lending friends money, losing best friends, and more. PLUS, a fun listener call that makes Nicole fall out of her chair.


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by VitaCup, Openfit, and Simple Health.

Sep 18, 2019
Sasheer is Unpacking The Peanuts with Paul Welsh & Madeline Walter
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After Nicole tries to remember the title of this podcast, she and Sasheer are joined by best friends Paul Welsh & Madeline Walter (Brooklyn Nine-Nine)! Paul talks about people crossing boundaries to touch his thick hair, how he and Madeline met, Madeline’s love of the Minneapolis airport, and disliking Game Of Thrones. Madeline shares about their early days of comedy, how attentive Paul is as a friend, the Peanuts (Pig Pen is NOT thriving), and how she loves the Raleigh-Durham airport. Then, Nicole and Sasheer bring Paul & Madeline together Newlywed Game-style, and get to the bottom of the airport discrepancy, Orange Soda Guy, and how many is too many band-aids. 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Weeknight Kitchen with Melissa Clark, MeUndies (www.meundies.com/bestfriends), Parcast (www.parcast.com/Horoscope), and ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/bestfriends).

Sep 11, 2019
Nicole is Creating Pearls
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This episode starts deep with Nicole and Sasheer sharing their feelings on gun control, religious experiences, and wonder if Missy Elliott is speaking in tongues. Nicole asserts that boats are the MOST romantic place, and she and Sasheer wonder what it would be like to steal the Liberty Bell. They take a quiz on if they are soul mates, answer a listener question about being a hot mess in a friendship, and more! 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Weeknight Kitchen with Melissa Clark podcast, Astro Poets podcast, and Lola (www.mylola.com code: BESTFRIENDS).

Sep 04, 2019
Sasheer Loves a Sturdy Sandal - LIVE
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This week, Sasheer & Nicole are LIVE from Largo @ The Coronet! They talk about masturbating in front of pets, Nicole almost having sex with a gay man, and telling sex stories in the back of a Lyft. They take a quiz on who is the better friend. They answer audience questions about Nicole’s will and being ghosted by your best friend. Plus, they connect some potential new friends at the show! 


For their next show at the Largo buy tickets here! 2 for 1 special! https://wl.seetickets.us/event/Best-Friends-with-Nicole-Byer-and-Sasheer-Zamata/391400?afflky=LargoAtTheCoronet

Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Astral Poets podcast, The Farmer's Dog (www.thefarmersdog.com/BESTFRIENDS), I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying, and Simple Health (www.simplehealth.com/best code: BEST).



Aug 28, 2019
Nicole Knows a Lot About The Opioid Crisis
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This week, we celebrate Sasheer’s new status as someone who is paying to have her house cleaned! Then Nicole and Sasheer talk about childhood hairstyle, appropriation, and we learn producer Josh had a rolling backpack. We get an update on pole class, Nicole and Sasheer take a quiz to find out which Disney duo they are, as well as explain Abducted in Plain Sight. Plus, Nicole wonders if she needs to murder someone to get a boyfriend.  


Come to their Largo show on Thursday, 9/5 at the Largo at the Coronet! 

Click Here this link for tickets: https://wl.seetickets.us/event/Best-Friends-with-Nicole-Byer-and-Sasheer-Zamata/391400?afflky=LargoAtTheCoronet

Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Money Ha Ha podcast, Openfit (text FRIENDS to 303030), I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying, and Best Fiends.

Aug 21, 2019
Sasheer Knows Her Rising Sign, with Casey Wilson & June Diane Raphael
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On another episode of Besting Each Other, Nicole and Sasheer are joined by Casey Wilson + June Diane Raphael! Casey shares a story of June keeping energy high at Casey’s bachelorette party, and June gets teary-eyed remembering how Casey reached out to her their freshman year at NYU. They talk about astrological counseling sessions, similar life occurrences, candy in earthquake kits, strippers at baby showers, and the ambitions friendship can foster. Plus, they both hope that in 20 years they are going on joint family trips and no longer have to work. 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Money Ha Ha podcast, Instacart (www.instacart.com code: BESTFRIENDS), ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/BESTFRIENDS), and HBO - A Black Lady Sketch Show.

Aug 14, 2019
Nicole Wants You To Draw Your Vagina
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Nicole and Sasheer re-examine Disney movies, and share that they both stan Cruella De Ville. And, it becomes clear that Nicole thinks hairless cats are skinned - not bred. They talk about the importance/sexiness of consent, inclusive clitorises, and paying attention to your pussy. They answer listener questions on if a best friend or romantic relationship is more important, how to make friends as an adult, and how you know you’ve found a best friend.   


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by PROcure (www.procureheals.com/BESTFRIENDS code: 3BESTFRIENDS, HarperCollins - Hello Girls (www.epicreads.com) and HBO - A Black Lady Sketch Show.

Aug 07, 2019
Sasheer Won’t Use Periods In Texts
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Hello! Nicole and Sasheer are good, thanks for asking. They learn about the history of the boysenberry, and Sasheer reveals her love of Pogs (as does producer Josh). Nicole puts a plea into the universe to play Jigglypuff in a Pokémon movie, and they take a quiz to figure out which superhero they would be. They answer voicemails about what grosses them out and how to friend-zone people, as well as go deep on Nicole’s dating style. 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by PROCure (www.procureheals.com/BESTFRIENDS code: 3BESTFRIENDS), HelloFresh (www.hellofresh.com/bestfriends80 code: BESTFRIENDS80) and HBO - A Black Lady Sketch Show.

Jul 31, 2019
Nicole Is Watching Frasier
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Sasheer and Nicole break down Sasheer’s name (its Zam-AY-dah, not Zam-AH-dah). They come up with a game plan for Nicole to slip into Michael B. Jordan’s DMs, and write a tagline for high-weight capacity bunk-beds: “You big as fuck and like to sleep near the sun?” They decide what Toy Story toy they would be - a Raggedy Ann doll and putty - and revisit the 90s animated shows/movies they loved (with a rousing rendition of Eye-To-Eye). They answer an emotional listener question, and discuss being a third-wheel. 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬


This episode is sponsored by Instacart (www.instacart.com code: BESTFRIENDS) and Openfit (text FRIENDS to 303030)

Jul 24, 2019
Sasheer Hates Cold Things
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Nicole loves cars! Really! Sasheer loves Nicole’s movie recaps, from Gravity to Benjamin Button. They wonder where peas come from (green beans?) while taking a “Pick Eight Foods and We Will Give You a Sex Position To Try” quiz. They answer listener voicemails, and discuss how to get out of toxic relationships, healthy communication, and the difference between siblings and best friends.



This episode is sponsored by ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/BESTFRIENDS), Care/of (www.takecareof.com code: BESTFRIENDS), and Modern Fertility (www.modernfertility.com/BESTFRIENDS).

Jul 17, 2019
Nicole Hates Hotel Dresser Drawers
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Nicole shares a story of a recent Tarot card reading and opening herself up for love, and Sasheer encourages her to explore her spiritual side. They discuss what they learned from a documentary on circumcision, Beyonce + Gwyneth Paltrow’s best friendship, and the time Nicole tried to joke her way out of a speeding ticket. They take listener questions about apologizing too much (it doesn’t matter) living with your best friend (Nicole and Sasheer could NOT), and “trash-ass” boyfriends (They suggest Thelma & Louise).


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬


This episode is sponsored by Gryphon Home (www.gryphonhome.com code: BESTFRIENDS), Instacart (https://www.instacart.com code: BESTFRIENDS), and LOLA (https://www.mylola.com code: BESTFRIENDS).

Jul 10, 2019
Sasheer is Nipping At The Bud
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Nicole believes all men masturbate in public, but Sasheer isn’t so sure. So, they ask all the men and women they can find, and the answers are surprising! They take a quiz to prove the strength of the friendship, answer questions about ending bad friendships, and Sasheer tells a story about Nicole’s terrible suggestions for hook-ups. Plus, learn with Nicole and Sasheer what a hymen REALLY is.


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬


This episode is sponsored by Blume - Hug Me (text FRIENDS to 79-79-79), Gryphon Home (www.gryphonhome.com code: BESTFRIENDS), Instacart (https://www.instacart.com code: BESTFRIENDS), and Yo, Is This Racist! Juneteenth Special (https://www.earwolf.com/episode/the-juneteenth-special/).

Jul 03, 2019
Nicole Threw Bacon Against a Wall - with Betsy Sodaro & Mano Agapion
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Nicole & Sasheer bring on comedian best friends Betsy Sodaro (Disjointed) & Mano Agapion (Bajillion Dollar Properties) to this week’s show! In this interview-meet-Newlywed Game, they interview each separately before bringing them together to share their answers. Mano tells fun stories from his travels with Betsy in Greece, and Betsy talks about their love of loud public bits. They even share a moment when Mano admits something he has never told Betsy! 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬



This episode is sponsored by Terrible, Thanks For Asking podcast (http://ttfa.org), Blume - Hug Me (text FRIENDS to 79-79-79), Gryphon Home (www.gryphonhome.com code: BESTFRIENDS), and Away (www.awaytravel.com/bestfriends code: BESTFRIENDS).

Jun 26, 2019
Sasheer Explains The Brave Little Toaster
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Nicole and Sasheer are getting matching caskets (maroon for Sasheer, purple with flames for Nicole)! They share stand-up horror stories - Sasheer did STD jokes in a room of old people, while Nicole spanked a heckler. They chat about their shared love of pole-dancing, and sexy characters in animated movies... especially Rob from The Brave Little Toaster. When answering listener questions about unfollowing old friends on social media, Nicole shares this piece of wisdom - “just mute the bitch.” 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬


This episode is sponsored by ThirdLove (www.thirdlove.com/BESTFRIENDS).

Jun 19, 2019
Nicole Was Gonna Ride An Alligator
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Nicole and Sasheer are best friends with a podcast! Nicole tells stories about bad phone etiquette and a man who loves big panties. Sasheer dreams of life on a commune, and tries to get Nicole on board (Nicole is not on board). They answer listener questions about adult friendships and what to do when you don’t like your friend’s husband, as well as discuss the validity of “emotional labor.” 


Email or call Nicole & Sasheer with your friendship questions at:

nicoleandsasheer@gmail.com

(424) 645-7003‬


This episode is sponsored by Aladdin the Musical (www.aladdinthemusical.com), Openfit (text FRIENDS to 303030), Instacart (www.instacart.com code: BESTFRIENDS), and HelloFresh (www.hellofresh.com/bestfriends80 code: BESTFRIENDS80).

Jun 12, 2019
Introducing Best Friends
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Get ready for Best Friends with Nicole Byer and Sasheer Zamata, premiering on Earwolf June 12!

May 20, 2019