PopGoggles

PopGoggles

By Jeffrey Epstein
A grittier look into pop culture.

You may know Jeff from his Instagram, @itsjeffepstein, which shares his passion for pop culture and shows a lens into his unruly past. Now, hear his unfiltered take in full, on everything from entertainment news, to music to Real Housewives! Joined by a guest each week, they each share hilariously irresponsible stories from their past before jumping into the topics at hand. There's lots of nostalgia, lots of stories and LOTS of laughs.
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Episode 40- Here to Entertain
This episode with Andre was recorded last week. We decided to go ahead and release it for the sake of providing light and entertainment during a dark time. We stand with #BlackLivesMatter and #JusticeforGeorgeFloyd. To donate to the movement, please click here: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/ms_blm_homepage_2019
55:40
June 2, 2020
Episode 39- Ladies of London W/ Luke Henderson
Attention Ladies of London fans! Luke Henderson, Caroline's bff on the show, and now Dorinda's make-up artist, joins Jeff to discuss all about his time with each of the Bravo ladies. Luke explains how he met both women, how the show came about (and how it was almost rebooted 6 months ago), and shares about his time on the show. They then dive into recent episodes of RHOBH and RHONY. 
54:44
May 28, 2020
Episode 38- ANTM secrets w/ Keenyah Hill
I was rooting for you we were all rooting for you! Keenyah Hill, who placed 3rd on Cycle 4 of ANTM and witnessed that historic moment go down in person , joins Jeff to discuss all things Top Model! Amidst the recent controversy that has surfaced, and Tyra's subsequent apologies, Keenyah dives into what it was really like getting on the show, being on the show and what happens after. 
53:10
May 20, 2020
Episode 37- Debate
Ryan Bailey is back! Host of the So Bad It's Good Podcast, Ryan joins Jeff to debate the current season of RHONY because they have QUITE different opinions. They also recap RHOBH, and Ryan tell us why Jeff can't make certain jokes anymore. 
54:08
May 12, 2020
Episode 36- Puzzling
Annabelle DeSisto, host of the Adderall and Compliments podcast, is back! She joins Jeff to discuss everything from Dina Lohan to customer service, to OnlyFans and puzzles, before finally covering last weeks RHOBH and RHONY. They also talked so much that the last 8 minutes of the episode got cut off due to what we now know is free Zoom length. You live and you (don't really) learn. Happy listening!
1:06:27
May 7, 2020
Episode 35- I'm it! W/ Danny Pellegrino Pt.2
Part 2 is here! Continuing their conversation, Danny and Jeff dive into all things Bravo and housewives in the second part of their chat. Enjoy!
35:01
May 1, 2020
Episode 34- I'm it! W/ Danny Pellegrino Pt. 1
Host of the Everything Iconic podcast and creator of some of the most hilarious content on Instagram, Danny Pellegrino calls in from quarantine to discuss his career path from how he got to where he is, what he's doing now and what he'd like to do moving forward. Him and Jeff also discuss their love for Valerie Cherish, The Simpson sisters, and of course housewives and Bravo. Enjoy Part 1 and stay tuned for Part 2!
44:11
April 25, 2020
Episode 33- Tammy in Miami
WOW BETHENNY WOW! With the return of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and another fun episode of RHONY, Housewives connoisseur Andre joins Jeff to discuss both riveting episodes! They also jump into some quarantine recommendations and some favorite housewives vacation episodes. PS: Still recovering from the last 2 minutes of RHOBH.
41:55
April 19, 2020
Episode 32- Laguna Biotch
@Lagunabiotch aka Kelli is here (via phone of course)! One of Jeff's favorite accounts and early supporters, they finally (sort of) meet and realize they have even more in common than they thought! They jump into early 2000's music, tv and of course Laguna and The Hills. Kelli also answers questions about how her account started and what it's been like having it. 
57:14
April 10, 2020
Bonus- Jeff's Story
To anyone struggling with addiction... you're not alone. 
50:22
April 5, 2020
Episode 31- Bad B*tch
RHONY is here! Jeff goes solo to recap the premiere, as well as give thought on the Potomac trailer, Lindsay Lohans new song and that Kourtney/Kim smackdown!
28:49
April 3, 2020
Episode 30- Shut the f*ck up
Diana Espir is here! Amidst all the craziness going on, Diana joins Jeff for a conversation about salvia, falling fake boobs, Katy Perry and more! They also touch down on the RHONJ finale, Pump Rules and Shahs of Sunset. Apologies in advance for any background noise; there was construction happening next door which was.. interesting.. to navigate. You'll hear their reactions :)
59:10
March 27, 2020
Episode 29- Let's Call Amanda
Summer House's Hannah Berner is here! Hannah joins Jeff in what was supposed to be a Q&A, but end up realizing what a small world it is and get her Summer House cast member, Amanda Batula on the phone for a reunion between her and Jeff. They eventually dive into some questions, before discussing recent news and touching down on her thoughts of some currently airing Bravo shows. Oh, and much much more. Take a listen!
1:27:14
March 7, 2020
Episode 28- If you can't tone it, tan it
@thebestiebible is here! Caitlin, the creator of the viral Instagram account, joins Jeff to discuss how the account came to be and where she plans on taking it. They also swap stories before discussing news including Wendy Williams recent controversies, Amanda Bynes, Bethenny's new show and more! They finish by recapping Pump Rules and RHONJ "YOU KNOW HOW TO SUCK A BOTTLE BUT YOU CAN'T SUCK A DICK?!". 
1:02:44
February 21, 2020
Episode 27- The Voicemail
Ryan Bailey is here! Pop culture guru and host of the "So bad its good" podcast, Ryan touches down on all things pop culture both past and present. Also a Bravo aficionado, they cover RHONJ and Pump Rules, but not before each sharing a messy story. PS: Jeffs story is the backstory to the infamous voicemail he's shared in the past.
1:02:15
February 17, 2020
Episode 26- Breakdown
Jersey in the house! Jaclyn Marfuggi, also from New Jersey and host of the What's Your Jersey Podcast, joins Jeff to discuss Super Bowl madness, Miss Americana and Taylor Swift freaking out over not winning a Grammy, David Beador's engagement and much more! Jaclyn also blesses us with a story about an abandon Jetta in a corn field, while Jeff shares about the time he lived in Burbank before it was cut short due to... a dead body. 
1:00:04
February 10, 2020
Episode 25- You stole this fucking car!
Spoiler alert: He didn't steal the car! But Jeff tells a story about a mistaken car theft back in 2012, before jumping in with the always insightful Andre to discuss music news, RHONJ, Pump Rules and of course... TAMRA AND VICKI!
1:04:21
February 3, 2020
Episode 24- I HATE HER in all caps
We're back! Annabelle DeSisto of the Adderall & Compliments podcast joins Jeff for a conversation full of laughs, stories, housewives...and more laughs. Annabelle knew Jeff from a previous life and indulges us with both a story about her and a story about Jeff that involves hiding in the bathroom of a North Hollywood comedy club. They also cover Pump Rules, housewives and recent entertainment news!
1:04:15
January 28, 2020
Episode 23- Trout Mouth
Josh Mirmelli is here! With 4 franchises to discuss and a bevy of news to touch down on, Josh joins Jeff and gives his psychotherapist perspective on all the crazy currently happening on Bravo and in pop culture in general. He also tells a story that involves Adderall, a hotel room and redecorating, and yes, you read that right. 
1:09:01
January 15, 2020
Episode 22- Nancy Jo, This is Alexis Neiers Calling
She's calling to let you know how disappointed she is in your story! Guys.. Alexis Neiers is here!! She joins Jeff for a longgg discussion, starting with a wild story about a time in Paris with Tess, then answering questions about her addiction and the show, before catching us up on where she is now and how she got there. The discussion gets deeply spiritual somewhere around the one hour mark, before moving into a segment where Alexis shares her thoughts on Paris, Lindsay Britney, Amanda and more! This is the episode you don't want to miss. Enjoy!
1:35:35
January 8, 2020
Episode 21- Deck Me Classy Mama
Just Jeff this week! He covers the most recent RHOC and RHONJ, as well as diving into some music news and finally doing that Brittany Murphy deep dive that he's been teasing!
28:30
December 17, 2019
Episode 20- Aggressively Basic
FacesbyBravo is here! Stephen joins Jeff for the second time, and they dive into all things Bravo! From touching down on his experience at BravoCon, to where they stand on certain hosuewifes (Spoiler alert: They have VERY different opinions), they have a lot to discuss! They also cover the most recent episodes of RHOC, RHONJ and RHOA. Enjoy!
51:46
December 5, 2019
Episode 19- Glorious Vagrant
Anddd we're back! After two weeks off due to a move and the flu (yuck), Jeff's back with amazing co-host Carey O'Donnell! Carey tells a story about knowingly being in a holdup, while Jeff tells the tales of doing Salvia. They also discuss the AMA's, some Bravo news, some random news and dive into RHOC and RHONJ!
51:11
November 28, 2019
Episode 18- Wackadoodle Time
With a whopping FOUR housewives cities airing right now, we brought in the best and by the best we mean Andre! He's back in studio with Jeff to cover three of the four cities (sorry Dallas), discuss some news this week and listen to a bizarre story involving a Super 8 motel room and the fire department.
59:12
November 11, 2019
Episode 17- Wrist Hitter
Jeff's back! After a week off due to some personal stuff, he gets back in gear to discuss what's a little about what's been happening the last two weeks, discusses his bizarre frightening encounters with a certain NHL player, covers some recent news (Nicole Richie and Sofia Richie unfollowed each other FYI) and gives his take on the latest RHOC! 
30:12
November 1, 2019
Episode 16- Got Your Shit Stolen
Katie's back!! You guys asked and she finally succumbed to peer pressure and joins Jeff for a WILD story about a Britney Spears concert. Jeff also talks about getting his motorcycle stolen and they jump into a few stories about growing up in one of the craziest families. In the second half, Katie leaves and Jeff goes solo to discuss his recent Instagram name change, some news this week and the latest episodes of RHOC and Below Deck!
42:36
October 17, 2019
Episode 15- Wait What?
Chelsea's here and she gets things started with a few drinks and a Taco Bell Delivery. Surely, that only means a fun episode! She shares about her time working at Hooters (with a twist), and joins Jeff in discussing some news this week, as well as the latest episode of RHOC!
41:08
October 14, 2019
Episode 14- Two Faced
Andre is back! You guys loved him the first time and will love him even more the second time! Jeff and Andre dive into some news this week, touch on Jeff's love for Killing Eve, his hate for the new iPhone update and do some in depth coverage on the latest RHOC! 
33:27
October 9, 2019
Episode 13- Unscathed
Lara Hillier is here! Lara joins Jeff to co-host an episode discussing all of the recents housewives trailers, Lindsay Lohans new song, a shallow dive on the Olsen Twins and much more!
51:46
October 2, 2019
Episode 12- I'll give it to you straight..
Casey is here! Jeff's friend and WWHL aficionado joins him for for stories about their own visits to the Bravo talk show, as well as discussing some recent entertainment news and some RHOC and RHOD deep dives!
52:35
September 24, 2019
Episode 11- Doesn't get the assignment
We're back! After a two week hiatus due to illness and then simply a vacation, Jeff is back and has a lot to discuss! His friend Rich is here to co-host and they dive into housewives, Amanda Bynes, Felicity Huffman, Hustlers and more!
59:44
September 18, 2019
Episode 10- Tear Them Apart
Jeffs friend Andre is here and they're revved up and ready to go IN on all things (people) Bravo. They discuss Bethennys departure, the mess that is Gina on RHOC, what's happening next season on RHOBH and do a deep dive on the new Taylor Swift album.
58:12
August 27, 2019
Episode 9- On the Upcline
Justin is back! Sort of. Jeff is back in the studio and his brother Justin phones in from NYC. They dive into a few stories, news this week (Miley/Kaitlynn anyone?) and cover the most recent episode of RHOC.
33:53
August 19, 2019
Episode 8- Pompous Little Sl*ts
@Facesbybravo is here! Or rather, jeff is over at his place. Over a satellite recording with a bevy of technical issues, they finally made it happen and discuss how their accounts came to be, swap messy stories and discuss the RHOC premiere!
49:47
August 14, 2019
Episode 7
Love & Listings' Sarah Scheper is here! Also one of Jeff's good friends, the two swap messy stories, go behind the scenes of Love & Listings and discuss recent news and the RHOBH reunion part 3!
52:24
August 5, 2019
Episode 6
Jeff's friend Caleb is here! Both sober, they discuss their take on the LuAnn situation, the ridiculous RHOBH reunion, Big Little Lies and much more!
1:06:53
July 29, 2019
Episode 5
Jeff's twin brother is here! While visiting from NYC, Justin stops by to discuss messy stories, his favorite songs and tv shows, housewives and Big Little Lies.
36:13
July 22, 2019
Episode 4
Jeff's sister is back! After great feedback on her first effort, we decided to bring her back for more. We discuss more stories, RHONY, RHOBH, The Hills, Big Little Lies and some recent entertainment news!
40:26
July 17, 2019
Episode 3- You Can Dabble
Jeff's back for the third episode with one of his best friends and former Vanderpump Rules cast member, Jeremy Davison! They discuss the start of Pump Rules, dive into messy stories from the past, cover some entertainment news, Big Littles Lies and The Hills. It's packed episode.. enjoy!
57:08
July 7, 2019
Episode 2- Betcha I know Who Did It
It's the second episode and Jeff's first guest! P's mom aka Jeff's sister joins him for some story time some discussion on this weeks RHONY, RHOBH and The Hills. Jeff also touches down on Big Little Lies and some of the latest in pop music!
55:32
June 30, 2019
Intro
As a short introductory episode, It's a guest-less Jeff giving a brief take on the following topics: Real Housewives of New York, Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Big Little Lies, and The Hills reboot. 
20:57
June 24, 2019