Hot Takes & Deep Dives

By Jess Rothschild

Podcast dedicated to quick hits & deep cuts on Housewives, gay pop iconography & NYC culture. Host Jess Rothschild invites fellow culture vultures to go deep on topics including Real Housewives, The Real World, Madonna, Britney, Mariah, The L Word, Gawker Stalker & the Fire Island Pines. Guests include Rosie O'Donnell, Margaret Cho, Rachel Dratch, Gina Gershon, Judy Gold, Dave Holmes, Carson Kressley, Jai Rodriguez, Matt Rogers, Bruce Bozzi, Jackie Warner, Ariana Madix, Mikey Minden, Brian Moylan and cast members from Bravo and The Real World.

  1. 1.
    Ben Rimalower (Luann's Cabaret Director) on RHONY Nights w/ Bethenny, Producing Teresa Giudice’s Audiobook & more!
    56:48
  2. 2.
    Isaac Mizrahi on NYC Real Estate, Madonna, Sandra Bernhard, Housewives Hot Takes & more!
    1:00:36
  3. 3.
    Kara DioGuardi (American Idol): Songwriter for Kelly Clarkson, XTina, Pink, Britney & Ashlee
    1:01:27
  4. 4.
    Lindsay Hubbard on Sex, Love & Hannah Berner as Summer House’s Villain
    1:00:28
  5. 5.
    RHOBH Trailer Reaction + Jen Shah Hot Take (w/ Zack Peter)
    40:17
  6. 6.
    NYC Prep - Deep Dive (w/ Ryan Bailey)
    1:11:08
  7. 7.
    Real World San Fran’s Mohammed Bilal on Pedro’s Legacy, MTV Contracts & Racial Inclusion
    55:22
  8. 8.
    Inside Britney + Tom Girardi’s Conservatorships & Court Docs (w/ Emily D. Baker, Esq)
    1:05:21
  1. 9.
    ROSIE O'DONNELL (!!!) on Britney, Madonna, The Rosie Show, The View & more!
    1:03:55
  2. 10.
    Survivor’s Jerri Manthey: OG Villainess of Reality TV
    1:06:08
  3. 11.
    Housewives Empath Jamie Stein Deep Dives Summer House
    1:15:15
  4. 12.
    Housewives All Stars, Real World Nostalgia & Clubhouse App (w/ Kate Casey)
    31:37
  5. 13.
    Finding Prince Charming’s (Logo’s Gay Bachelor Show) Brandon & Justin
    54:19
  6. 14.
    Gina Gershon on Showgirls, Bound & Being a Gay Icon
    49:55
  7. 15.
    Madonna Deep Cuts Debate! (w/ MLVC’s Tony & Stefan)
    1:00:54
  8. 16.
    H'wives Unpopular Opinions + Wendy Williams (w/ PetShopBoy)
    45:26
  9. 17.
    Actress/Singer Jackie Tohn on Glow, American Idol, The Nanny & more
    50:55
  10. 18.
    Interview w/ Bob the Drag Queen: Drag Race’s Reigning Stand-Up Comedian
    44:29
  11. 19.
    Princesses Long Island Deep Dive (w/ Emerson Collins of The People’s Couch)
    55:11
  12. 20.
    RHONJ Trailer Reaction + GaysOverCovid (w/ Anthony Lario)
    42:39
  13. 21.
    Moving to NYC, State of Housewives, The View & Wendy Williams (w/ Grants Rants)
    1:00:29
  14. 22.
    Jackie Warner (Work Out) Returns! Sex, Love & SoulCycle
    1:03:13
  15. 23.
    Erika Jayne & Tom Girardi Legal Deep Dive (w/ Emily D. Baker, Esq)
    57:16
  16. 24.
    Interview w/ Mariah’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” Co-writer Walter Afanasieff
    1:03:52
  17. 25.
    Housewives Empath Jamie Stein Channels RHOP, RHOSLC, Erika Jayne Divorce, Braunwyn
    1:15:09
  18. 26.
    Reaction to Jax Taylor Firing, Fate of Vanderpump Rules (w/ Zack Peter)
    46:30
  19. 27.
    Introducing Catfish: The Podcast
    4:04
  20. 28.
    Bravo Retrospective Power Hour (w/ Ryan Bailey)
    1:37:59
  21. 29.
    It’s Britney’s Birthday, B*tch! Astrology of Britney’s Life & Career (w/ Andy Bellatti)
    57:52
  22. 30.
    RHOSLC, RHOP + New Miley Cyrus & Ariana Grande Albums (w/ Sasha Morfaw)
    55:51
  23. 31.
    Jill Kargman (Bravo’s Odd Mom Out) on SoulCycle, UES Mom Culture & more
    1:07:54
  24. 32.
    Rachel Dratch on SNL, 30 Rock, Housewives, Wine Country & more!
    1:04:58
  25. 33.
    Interview w/ Drag Race’s Peppermint: First Openly Trans Woman on Drag Race, Broadway
    51:05
  26. 34.
    Inside MTV’s The Real World Edit Bay w/ Assoc. Editor Jamie Stein
    1:00:27
  27. 35.
    But Now We Said It: Unpopular Opinions Part 2! (w/ FacesByBravo)
    46:33
  28. 36.
    But Now We Said It: Unpopular Opinions Pt 1 (w/ FacesByBravo) + RHOA Trailer Reaction
    52:07
  29. 37.
    Inside the Rise & Fall of Gawker (w/ Rich Juzwiak)
    1:11:36
  30. 38.
    Showgirls Doc “You Don’t Nomi” Deep Dive (w/ Peaches Christ)
    50:11
  31. 39.
    Below Deck Med Colin Macy O’Toole’s Hot Takes on This Season
    45:19
  32. 40.
    Mariah Carey Book Review + Top 10 Songs (w/ Andy Bellatti)
    1:12:07
  33. 41.
    Interview w/ Margaret Cho: The Notorious C.H.O.
    50:27
  34. 42.
    Real World Boston’s Kameelah Phillips on Housemates (Genesis, Syrus) & H'wives
    41:25
  35. 43.
    Astrology of RHOP (Potomac) Cast (w/ Andy Bellatti)
    48:33
  36. 44.
    Madonna Tell-All by Brother Christopher Ciccone: A Deep Dive (w/ Tony Trius)
    1:20:18
  37. 45.
    Flipping Out’s Megan Weaver on Jeff Lewis, Teddi Mellencamp’s All In & more
    46:09
  38. 46.
    Big Gay Culture Power Hour w/ Danny Pellegrino
    1:18:07
  39. 47.
    RHOSLC & RHOC Predictions, Class Action Park & The Vow (w/ Kate Casey)
    52:14
  40. 48.
    Christina Aguilera Top 10 Songs Debate (w/ Andy Bellatti)
    53:07
  41. 49.
    Behind the Scenes of RHONY: Leah’s Mob Party & Luann’s Rehearsal
    37:02
  42. 50.
    Introducing Bunga Bunga
    5:22

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