Kobo, Phoebe Robinson, Jessica Williams discussed on Q: The Podcast from CBC Radio


This is a cbc podcast escape instantly with kobo discover over five million ebooks and audio books on kobo dot com download the free cobble app and start reading today i don't know how many podcasts you'll listen to but there are a million of them out there it doesn't matter watch into you can be into skateboarding cooking the ocean podcast about interviews with artists from the cbc whatever that's called either way there's a lot of podcasts out there but a couple of years ago phoebe robinson knew it was the right time to start her own she's a comedian as she really wanted to hear the jokes that she and her friends were making more importantly she wanted to see black women better represented in the podcast world so she pitched her friend jessica williams jessica williams correspondent for the daily show are making a comedy podcast together and just two short years two dope queens has become one of the most popular comedy podcast in the world fans listening all across north america and you know phoebe and jessica definitely talk about big issues like race and gender and they have a very diverse range of guests but more than anything to to a queens is just funny she has a message sure pandering if this girl doesn't send me a text once a week justin for those war him hiking or him just working i'd and delicious debt like that she's she said i give you the national pride bursting from our airwaves as we speak that jessica williams giving phoebe robinson are hard time for her unique love of our prime minister justin trudeau though to be fair it's probably just the star wars sox two dope queens is about to win over even more audiences now that it's a four episodes limited series on hbo earlier this week i got to speak to phoebe robinson about bringing her podcast magic to the tv screen why did i say earlier this week it was yesterday and what this whole journey to stardom has been like for a standup comedian.

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