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Were You Raised By Wolves?

Were You Raised By Wolves?

Author: Nick Leighton

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Etiquette, manners, and beyond! Join Emmy® Award-winning journalist Nick Leighton and stand-up comic Leah Bonnema ("Late Show with Stephen Colbert") as they help you avoid being the odd man out, the wallflower, pariah, or “that guy” in the “Do you believe that guy?” Whether you were born with a silver spoon in your mouth or you use a silver spoon to serve caviar (ew!), WERE YOU RAISED BY WOLVES? will teach you the rules of the game to avoid embarrassment and get ahead. Each episode, you'll learn how proper behavior, good manners, and impeccable etiquette can help you smoothly glide through any situation, win friends, and influence people. No matter where you come from or what group you hang with, WERE YOU RAISED BY WOLVES? will help you be a better person...or at least make people think you are, which is all that really matters anyway. Please subscribe!
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EPISODE CONTENTSAMUSE-BOUCHE: How to order wine in a restaurantA QUESTION OF ETIQUETTE: Writing condolence lettersQUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS: How do you say farewell to colleagues when leaving a job? Can you correct someone who keeps spelling your name wrong?VENT OR REPENT: Getting dragged into other people's problems, talking in elevatorsTHINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWYou should smell the wine cork at a restaurantYou should not smell the wine cork at a restaurantSharing in your sadness as you remember DanLittle Shop of HorrorsStuck in an elevator ASMRYOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
QUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS:How late is too late to text?Is there a polite way to excuse myself from a dinner party that drags on?How do you tell someone their fly is down?Is it rude to give someone a large surprise gift that would require you to rearrange your house?How long should you wait before taking out someone else's clothing from a machine at a laundromat?If you have Global Entry, do you have to wait in line with a friend you're traveling with who doesn't have it?Do you have to return missed calls when someone doesn't leave a message?What do you do if you receive an unwanted dreamcatcher?THINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWOprah: Never go to a secondary locationHouse Beautiful: What is a Lanai?HAL sings "Daisy"How to apply for Global EntryDreamcatcher on WikipediaOscar Wilde on being talked aboutYOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
EPISODE CONTENTSAMUSE-BOUCHE: The correct way to eat grapesA QUESTION OF ETIQUETTE: Using foreign words in conversationQUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS: Should you bring a wedding gift to the ceremony? What do you do when someone doesn't send a thank you note? Is it OK to send a thank you note via text? Is it OK to stretch your legs in the bulk head on an airplane if you're not seated there? What's good earphone etiquette?VENT OR REPENT: Criticizing a live performance while you're still in the venue, taking too long to fill up a water bottle at the gymTHINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWGrape ShearsKyiv versus KievAgnès Varda on WikipediaHow to pronounce "Agnès"Filling water bottles at the gymYOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
QUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS:What's considered "appropriate" for halloween costumes?If I'm invited to a costume party, do I have to dress up?How old is too old for trick-or-treating?What do you do about trick-or-treaters who take more than one piece out of the bowl?What do you say to trick-or-treaters who don't like your candy?THINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWHow the History of Blackface Is Rooted in RacismCultural appreciation versus appropriationYOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
EPISODE CONTENTSAMUSE-BOUCHE: The correct way to use wooden chopsticksA QUESTION OF ETIQUETTE: Asking people "What do you do?"QUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS: Can I clean my host's filthy home in the middle of the night? Is it OK to remove your socks on an airplane? What's the right way to split the bill at brunch? Should you disclose environmental hazards to your wedding guests?VENT OR REPENT: Being too folksy in a restaurant, Giving bad directions to strangersTHINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWJapanese Chopstick EtiquetteMcGill University, the Harvard of CanadaColumbia University, where there's always one admission mistake every yearYOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
QUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS:Do I have to upgrade my spouse if I'm flying business class?How do you not invite someone to a party who's a bad guest?Is it OK to burp in public?What to do about neighbor won't take a hint about their obnoxious leaf blower?What do you say to people who comment on your food choices?THINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWDaily Mail: "The economy class wives: Their husbands fly first class while they are forced to slum it in the cheap seats"Helping a loved one with a drinking problemLeah Bonnema on the "Late Show with Stephen Colbert"Buy WYRBW mugsWorld Burping ChampionshipLos Angeles Times: "L.A. banned gas-powered leaf blowers, but the sound of failure is still loud and clear"Report Illegal Leaf Blowers in Los Angeles: (213) 473-4486YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
EPISODE CONTENTSAMUSE-BOUCHE: What not to say to a brideA QUESTION OF ETIQUETTE: Remembering people's namesQUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS: Can you have a cash bar at a wedding? Do you send a thank you note for a thank you gift? If you send food back, should other people wait for you?VENT OR REPENT: Leaving voicemails, standing too close on the subwayTHINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWLisa Vanderpump's Guide to British EtiquetteMystery chicken dish (no link because Leah still can't remember what it is)Millennials feel awkward about sending back restaurant foodDictionary definition of "split"Judgement of SolomonYOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
QUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS:Is it ok to listen to music on your phone on speaker in public?What do you do when you're being professionally ghosted?Do I have to participate in my school's "Windsuit Wednesdays"?How do you tell someone they have something on their face?Is it rude to put salt and pepper on your food without tasting it first?In a restaurant, is it OK to flag down someone who isn't your waiter?THINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWAcute Accent on WikipediaWomen's Comedy Film Festival Atlanta 2019Leah Bonnema in a windsuitYOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
EPISODE CONTENTSAMUSE-BOUCHE: How to open a champagne bottleA QUESTION OF ETIQUETTE: Cancelling plans on othersBE OUR GUEST: Matt Harkins & Vivian Olen, Art CuratorsQUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS: Can you double-dip when dining alone? When to give up your seat on the subway?THINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWGerman scientist logs Champagne cork speedMuselet on WikipediaVideo of opening champagneMargot Robbie Explores ASMR with ChampagneTonya Harding Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum"30 for 30: The Price of Gold" (Tanya Harding & Nancy Kerrigan) TrailerGallery opening of "ghost towels" (Steve Hash & Andy Warhol)Best Behavior: 10 Rules for Attending an Art ExhibitionBrazzers Backroom VHS Event (Sept 28th and 29th in New York)YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob Paravonian
EPISODE CONTENTSAMUSE-BOUCHE: Passing platters at a dinner partyBE OUR GUEST: Sam Neuman, Opera ExpertA QUESTION OF ETIQUETTE: Posting photos of people on social media without their permissionQUESTIONS FROM THE WILDERNESS: Do you tip on take-out? Is it OK to look in someone's medicine cabinet?THINGS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOWNick Leighton & Latrice Royal at the Met OperaRenée Fleming being booed at La ScalaPatti LuPone yelling at an audience memberThat horrible photo of Leah (she won't let us post a link!)Emily Post Institute: "General Tipping Guide"Priceonomics: "Should you tip on takeout?"Scientific American: "What drives us to peek into someone's medicine cabinet?"Bernice Kanner: "Are you Normal?"YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO...Subscribe and rate us 5 stars on Apple PodcastsCall, text, or email us your questionsFollow us on InstagramVisit our official websiteSign up for our newsletterBuy some fabulous official merchandiseCREDITSHosts: Nick Leighton & Leah BonnemaProducer & Editor: Nick LeightonTheme Music: Rob ParavonianSpecial Thanks: Victor Varnado
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Matthew Davila

childish

Nov 12th
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Erin Nelson

if some psycho touched my clothes after TEN MINUTES I would move

Nov 11th
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Were you raised by wolves?

Thanks for listening! We’d send you a hand-written thank you note if we had your address!

Nov 6th
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