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We gathered friends of the show Kahlil Haywood and Austin Williams to discuss the Netflix dating reality series, Love is Blind. We get into the overall landscape of dating reality shows, the giant blow up between Carlton and Diamond, (should he have disclosed that he was bisexual sooner?) the love triangle between Jessica, Barnett and […]
Happy Valentine’s Day! We’re back for Season 3 with Ryan and Philip, who met on Tinder 5 years ago. Ryan tells Pierre and Iman about what he *didn’t* want: an actor and a smoker. The love of his life, Philip, turned out to be both. Funny how life works! They discuss their first date, a […]
Iman and Pierre are back with the second Dating in NYC episode. To discuss, we gathered friends of the show Paulana Lamonier and Austin Williams — we also asked a new friend to join us, Francis Mothersille. We got into first date etiquette, man weaves, dating people who have children, polyamourous relationships and so much […]
Jeff and Eric Rosenthal are the podcasters, comedians, musicians and brothers known as ItsTheReal. Yes, we asked them how they met. (Jeff, who is 3.5 years younger, of course doesn’t remember.) They discussed growing up in Westchester, their bar mitzvahs, the business of being a creative, getting in the podcast game early, their place in […]
This week’s guests are best friends Lindsay and Max. They discuss taking mushrooms together, the importance of group chats and how being New York City transplants connected them and strengthened their bond.
This week we talk to Eric & Woodley who consider themselves “bestie brothers”. They met on a dating app about 8 years ago and knew early on that they would be great friends. They discuss New York dating life, how their friendship evolved, share their coming out stories and how they helped one another with […]
This week, Iman and Pierre are tackling the TLC reality TV franchise “90 Day Fiancé!” The show is chock full of drama (real and manufactured) and of course it ties right into the theme of How’d U Meet? The reality series also gets into issues of race, immigration, xenophobia, cultural differences and current political moment. […]
This week, in celebration of Pride month, we’re re-airing one of our favorite and most popular episode from season one with same-sex couple and business partners Richard and Charles, who’ve been together for 10 years and married for 3 years. They discussed owning a vodka company together — and the challenges that come with it, […]
Iman and Pierre decided to try something new this week! They integrated their love of pop culture with the subject they discuss each week — relationships. From Ciara “leveling up” from Future, and our gendered ideas around spousal support (Wendy Williams was the inspiration for that) to Ayesha Curry’s desire to feel wanted by men […]
This week Iman and Pierre discuss two of their favorite 90s sitcoms — Living Single and Martin! How do those shows succeed and fall short? How did each show tackle race, dating, sex and friendship? Also: where did all the black working-class sitcoms go? Sheneneh: was she progressive or a stereotype? Why do so many […]
This week we talk Aisha and Joe who met over 10 years ago and have been together 8. They discuss taking their time getting on the same page, starting off as friends (with benefits), learning to grow with one another and raising a son.
This week we spoke to Frankie & Ed who’ve been together 6 years — married for 3. They discuss meeting on the dating app Scruff, knowing when the other was “the one”, being in an open relationship and so much more.
This week Iman and Pierre spoke to a young couple in the early stages of a romantic relationship (only 6 months at the time of the recording!) They discuss their five-year friendship, the anxiety that comes with being in your early twenties and the rules around having friends of the opposite sex.
This week Iman and Pierre talk to Artiea and Nate, a couple who met at a college party twenty years ago and have been married fifteen. They discuss what connected them, obstacles they faced in the beginning of their relationship, practicing abstinence, their road to marriage as well as raising three boys.
Iman and Pierre talk to Christina and Andisi, a couple who met on Tinder. They discuss how a hook-up evolved into a four year relationship, parents who don’t fully accept their sexuality and Remy Ma.
This week Iman and Pierre discuss the new Netflix series “Dating Around.” To do so, they gathered Sam Riddell of the Inner Hoe Uprising podcast and the writers Austin Williams (Complex Media) and Kahlil Haywood (Madam Noire) to discuss.
We’re back for a whole new season! Today, on Valentine’s Day, we have newlyweds Tatiana & Stephanie who have been together 4 years and recently tied the knot. They discuss working together, obstacles they faced in the beginning of their relationship, acceptance from their families and marrying their best friend.
Season one is a wrap! Iman and Pierre discuss show highlights, what they’ve learned in the process of recording a podcast together and what to expect from next season. Also: Pierre drops a MAJOR bomb on Iman. Tune in to find out what it is. Happy Holidays from the folks at “How’d U Meet?” We’ll […]
This week Iman and Pierre talk to Tia and Valentine, a couple who dated, broke up and then reconnected years later. Our guests discuss seeing each other for the first time in high school, social media etiquette while in a relationships and making a blended family work.
This week Iman and Pierre talk to Nakiya and Trey. For the first time ever, it is revealed in the process of the interview that our guests are actually no longer together. Nakiya and Trey discuss the Facebook message that started their relationship, what lead to the break they’re on now and how they plan […]