Soapbox Dirty

Soapbox Dirty is a weekly, quick hit podcast that examines hot topics in life and in the media—from headlines to memes—for personal and generational relevance and resonance in pop culture, the zeitgeist, and beyond. Based in NYC, join hosts Vivian Manning-Schaffel, Andrew Sotomayor, and their revolving rogue roundtable of special guests each week as they delve deep and dish dirty, with a wink you can practically hear.
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Mar 23, 2017

In a special roundtable discussion, Viv and Andrew talk with comic genius Katie Goodman about feminism, the challenges of educating conservatives about Planned Parenthood, and writing comedy that artfully walks the line between funny and offensive. 

Mar 9, 2017

Katie Goodman, Broad Comedy sketch leader, comical cabaret queen and writer joins Vivian and Andrew this week for an interview about her creative journey, what it's like to write all facets of comedy and how she never runs out of ideas.

Feb 23, 2017

This week, Vivian and Andrew share part two of their exclusive interview with world-renowned astrologer Susan Miller of and InStyle! In their candid convo, Susan describes how the current astrological climate has influenced the political climate and shares what each sign has to look forward to in 2017.

Feb 16, 2017
This week, Vivian and Andrew interview world-renowned astrologer Susan Miller of and InStyle! In their candid convo, she shares what led her to study astrology, what life is really like when so many readers are obsessed with your predictions, and the astrological aspect that brought Tom Brady to his Superbowl win. 
Feb 9, 2017
Project Runway All Stars alum and uber innovative fashion designer Viktor Luna joins Viv and Andrew for part two of their exclusive interview, where they chat about Adam Lambert, the real on what it's like to be on reality TV, what led to his decision to come out as HIV-positive on television, and how we can work toward erasing stigmas surrounding the status.


Feb 2, 2017
Project Runway and fans of fashion rejoice! This week, Viv and Andrew have a soul chat with Project Runway Season 9 contestant and All Stars designer Viktor Luna, digging deep into his creative process, his celebrity clientele, his penchant for drama and what it's really like to take critiques from Nina Garcia.
Jan 26, 2017

This week, Viv and Andrew talk about their experience at the Woman's March in New York City, talk about what to do next and discuss their top 5 favorite protest signs.

Jan 19, 2017

This week, Viv & Andrew chat with Ryan Stewart from Ryan For Dogs, dog trainer and behavioral expert. about how dogs can change your life, the relationship between dogs and their owners, inner dog thoughts and common behavioral issue fixes. 

Jan 12, 2017

This week, Viv and Andrew focus on how trends in politics, activism and matters regarding the human condition impacted 2016, and share their ideas about what's to come in 2017. 

Jan 5, 2017

This week, Vivian Manning-Schaffel and Andrew Sotomayor share their personal pop culture faves of 2016 and what they're most looking forward to in 2017, covering movies, TV, music, books, articles, comedy and beyond.