Transcripts (34)

Tess Holliday/Tom Lenk

Busy Philipps is Doing Her Best

  • 23 days ago
  • 02:12:36

This week, Busy’s and Caissie’s guest co-host is their friend, comedian and creative person, Tom Lenk, and guys, it may be that the vibrational energy is just too strong? There are...technical difficulties. BUT THEY ARE DOING THEIR BEST! And better than that, they may have invented several new names for sex acts, two new products, as well as one possible merch slogan. That’s a pretty productive sesh! Then, model Tess Holliday comes by to talk about HER new podcast Slumber Party, what it’s like trying to achieve mainstream success with a plus size body and when she realized it was time to get out of a toxic relationship. Plus, a listener’s Glitch in the Matrix story! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

Ashley Nicole Black/Dr. Harold Koplewicz of the Child Mind Institute

Busy Philipps is Doing Her Best

  • about 1 month ago
  • 02:37:51

This week, Busy and Caissie are joined by guest co-host and their close friend, one of the writers and stars of “A Black Lady Sketch Show” on HBO, Emmy winner and worried dog owner, Ashley Nicole Black! The women discuss the problems with sex clubs, old crushes and people who say they want to do something for you but what they really want is for you to do something for them! Then, Dr. Harold Koplewicz of the Child Mind Institute in New York City stops by to talk about something super important, the mental health crisis our kids are facing and what we can all do about it. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

Shea Couleé

Busy Philipps is Doing Her Best

  • about 1 month ago
  • 02:18:06

Oh, no. Are we gonna cry? This week, Busy almost had some exciting news to share! Almost. She's depressed but doing her best. Busy's assistant Raymond is still not sure he wants to be a part of New York, New York, but he's doing his best to make friends. And Caissie did her best to avoid a writing assignment which led to another, much bigger, much redder, much harder to get rid of problem. Then, their friend, the gracious and charming Shea Couleé death-drops by to discuss RuPaul's Drag Race, pole dancing, sweet potatoes, witchery and an epic life-changing pivot. Plus, are we living in a simulation? Is there a glitch in the Matrix? Busy wants to know what you think! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

Ani DiFranco

Busy Philipps is Doing Her Best

  • about 2 months ago
  • 02:47:50

This week, the women’s guest co-host is writer, comedian, mistress of the “Celebrity Book Club” podcast and their dear friend, Chelsea Devantez! Find out about why Busy’s boob hurts, Caissie’s most recent DIY project, and hear Chelsea’s puke-related pivot story and the shocking tale of what happened to her ovary! Plus, singer-songwriter and one of Busy’s heroes, 90’s trailblazer Ani DiFranco drops by to tell us all how she did it at such a tender age! And, she confesses who she’d die to duet with. Sponsors:  Upstart Stitch Fix HelloFresh Birchbox promo code: best Caliper Athena Club promo code: best Learn more about your ad-choices at

Josh Gondelman

Busy Philipps is Doing Her Best

  • about 2 months ago
  • 03:13:10

This week, the ladies' guest co-host is someone who knows more about Busy than maybe anyone. Find out about the harrowing medical procedure Busy endured and why she had second thoughts about going through with it and Caissie’s surprisingly mournful weekend. Then, comedian, author, Bostonian, and host of the Make My Day podcast, Josh Gondelman drops by to discuss the pod’s first romantic pivot. Plus, they discuss everyone’s favorite Bostonian, Ben Affleck & his love of Dunkin! Sponsors:  Helix KiwiCo promo code: best Bev Dame Care/of promo code: best50 Kin Euphorics Learn more about your ad-choices at