Underwhelmed-logo

Underwhelmed

Comedy Podcasts >

​Underwhelmed is a brand new weekly podcast hosted by the extremely relatable and occasionally funny thirty-somethings, Nicole Kokinos and Christie Wheeler. Underwhelmed is the perfect podcast for mildly inappropriate people that occasionally cross the line in their quest to be semi-successful adults.

​Underwhelmed is a brand new weekly podcast hosted by the extremely relatable and occasionally funny thirty-somethings, Nicole Kokinos and Christie Wheeler. Underwhelmed is the perfect podcast for mildly inappropriate people that occasionally cross the line in their quest to be semi-successful adults.
More Information

Location:

Tacoma, WA

Description:

​Underwhelmed is a brand new weekly podcast hosted by the extremely relatable and occasionally funny thirty-somethings, Nicole Kokinos and Christie Wheeler. Underwhelmed is the perfect podcast for mildly inappropriate people that occasionally cross the line in their quest to be semi-successful adults.

Language:

English


Episodes

40: Underwhelmed In LA- Part Two

7/18/2018
More
Well, you've been on the edge of your seat waiting to hear all about the end of the LA trip. Wait no longer! In this episode the dynamic duo discusses their last night in the City of Angels and their BIG celebrity sighting in Part Two of their LA Recap! An outing to a fancy LA establishment did leave Christie and Nicole with an unexpected question about artichoke consumption. In true theme of the podcast, the end of a vacation and the transition to normal everyday life is about as...

Duration:00:36:03

39: Underwhelmed In LA- Part One

7/10/2018
More
If you are thinking about planning a trip to LA, look no further! This week, Christie and Nicole are recording from their Airbnb in West Hollywood during their jammed packed weekend in the City of Angels. In the first part of this two-part recap, Dynamic Duo provides a detailed summary of the first two days of their three-night trip. They also decide whether each experience they have had thus far has been Overwhelming or Underwhelming and share their recommendations and tips for a weekend...

Duration:00:52:54

38: Part Two of the DecantDC / Underwhelmed Crossover: Four Wines and Some New Friends

7/3/2018
More
This is Part Two of our very first crossover podcast with DecantDC! Part One can be found at- https://apple.co/2tRgPlD. This week Nicole and Christie teamed up with Dana and Sarah from DecantDC to try out four different wines and discuss how exactly one makes friends as an adult. The ladies chat about the different ways they have tried to make new friends during different points in their lives- whether they were living in the same place they grew up in, alone in a city they just moved to,...

Duration:00:35:13

37: Underwhelmed or Overwhelmed with Danny Pellegrino

6/19/2018
More
Get excited for a very special two segment episode! Part One: Christie and Nicole, aka "The Podcast Bandits", sit down from yet another random location in our Nation's Capital, Le Diplomat, to discuss some of life's more important questions over lunch. This Dynamic Duo has known each other for over a decade but that won't stop them from learning new things about each other every day! Are you curious as to Christie's thoughts on Chrissy Teigen, field days, vow renewals, and the surge in...

Duration:01:01:50

36: When did that become a thing?

6/12/2018
More
Statistics show that since 2015 there has been a dramatic surge in the number of random national holidays, rose wine consumption, and over the top gender reveal parties. Shocking trends like these had Christie and Nicole asking themselves the age old question, "When did this become a thing?" Armed with very little research and mostly their own personal thoughts and feelings, the Dynamic Duo set out to understand when things like Pinterest crafts, nitro cold brew, and being vegan became...

Duration:00:53:01

35: Everyone's Annoying... Including Us

6/5/2018
More
Have you ever found yourself in a public setting thinking "Wow, people that I don't know can be annoying?" Have you ever felt bothered when you're forced to overhear someone else's life updates while waiting for a fitting room at the Old Navy outlet? Have you ever rolled your eyes as you watch a fellow airplane passenger deplane first despite the fact that they were seated in row 24? Do you ever cringe while in a crowded bar and you're forced to touch people just to maneuver yourself to...

Duration:00:55:39

34: A Tale of Two Memorial Days

5/28/2018
More
This Memorial Day Christie and Nicole give their listeners the gift of time travel. In order to keep the podcasts coming during holiday weekend travel, the dynamic duo pre-pre-recorded this week’s conversation (since we guess each week is technically pre-recorded until we go live). Christie and Nicole discuss tales of shared Memorial weekends past and their upcoming travel plans. Nicole is having a basic holiday at the beach while Christie has chosen the more hipster getaway inland. Oh my,...

Duration:00:38:41

33: Royal Wedding Recap Part Two

5/22/2018
More
In Part Two of their Royal Wedding Recap, the Dynamic Duo does a deep dive into Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding ceremony and reception. They cover everything from their favorite moments to the guest list, flowers, and elderflower lemon wedding cake. The ladies also share their thoughts on the Givenchy (ceremony) and Stella McCartney (reception) dresses Meghan wore and discuss the naughty speech Prince William gave during the intimate reception. Cheers to the newlyweds! Be sure to...

Duration:00:45:31

32: Royal Wedding Recap Part One

5/21/2018
More
Prince Harry and Megan Markle have officially tied the knot and there is a lot to recap! Join the Dynamic Duo for Part One of their Royal Wedding Recap, where the ladies dive into all the events leading up to the big day! Be sure to stay Underwhelmed but in the loop by liking us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/underwhelmedpodcast/ and following us on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/underwhelmedpodcast. We have also been recently persuaded to go to the dark side for the good...

Duration:00:21:24

31: Washington DC Vacation Recap

5/15/2018
More
Celebrity podcasters often recap tales of their exotic vacations and glamorous tours. So why shouldn’t Christie and Nicole!? The dynamic duo went on the very anticipated one-day vacation to the capital of the free world- Washington DC! They visited no historic sights (unless you count the hotel wallpaper) and walked into zero museums- there simply wasn’t time! Christie and Nicole did, however, meet the hilarious duo Heather McDonald and Chris Franjola, somehow managed to be underwhelmed...

Duration:00:38:34

Bonus: Wear Sunscreen The Remix

5/12/2018
More
We've officially dropped our first highly anticipated (kind of) song. If you're graduating this year, have ever graduated, or plan to one day graduate, we have some words of wisdom for you! Christie and Nicole discuss the interesting story behind the "Sunscreen" song and provide their own version with advice they've learned along the way. Be sure to stay Underwhelmed but in the loop by liking us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/underwhelmedpodcast/ and following us on Instagram at...

Duration:00:10:26

30: Wise Words

5/8/2018
More
Graduation season is upon us, which means there is no shortage of life advice being tossed around. After a brief discussion about Celine Dion, the Dynamic Duo share and discuss some of the words of wisdom their family members’ have given them throughout the years. The ladies also share some of the unsolicited and underwhelming pieces of advice that have been given to them! Be sure to stay Underwhelmed but in the loop by liking us on Facebook at...

Duration:00:48:15

29: Heather Michelle- Wedding Photographer & Underwhelmed Podcast Shutterbug

5/1/2018
More
As part of the official Underwhelmed Spring Break, Christie and Nicole treated themselves to a photography session that involved absolutely zero selfies. After the shoot, they had a fun conversation with the exclusive Underwhelmed photographer, Heather Deadrick. Heather recently left her full time office job to pursue her "side hustle" of wedding photography. The dynamic duo found her stories to be quite entertaining and were honestly shocked at the number of dry weddings she's attended in...

Duration:00:44:42

28: Kelly Molloy Sater is Funny

4/24/2018
More
is week, Christie and Nicole are joined by former sorority sister and current writer and comedian, Kelly Molloy Sater. The dynamic duo reconnects with Kelly and learns about her experiences in the comedy industry, life in New York, and how she balances her career with her three young children at home. Christie and Nicole quickly learn that Kelly has done a lot in the past decade since they've spoken with her! Kelly’s work has appeared in her blog (Lazy Baby Mama), the Huffington Post,...

Duration:00:55:36

27: Technologically Dazed & Confused

4/17/2018
More
During an unapologetically basic conversation inspired by Mark Zuckerberg’s congressional testimony and Khloe Kardashian’s cheating baby daddy, Christie and Nicole attempt to understand some people’s “misuse” of technology. While the Dynamic Duo may be overwhelmed by technology, at least they aren’t confused by it like Anthony Weiner. Other topics include Nicole’s trip to an exclusive Outhouse Speakeasy and Christie’s upcoming appearance on The Bachelorette. Like us on Facebook so...

Duration:00:44:21

26: In Memory of Toys R Us

4/10/2018
More
Saddened by the recent announcement that Toys R Us will be shutting its doors forever, Christie and Nicole have decided to take this opportunity to honor the stores and brands of yesteryear that have succumbed to similar unfortunate fates. In loving memory of: Toys R Us Babies R Us Kids R Us KB Toys FAO Schwartz Noodle Kidoodle Discovery Zone Zany Brainy Warner Brothers Store Caldor Bradly’s Aimes Gadzooks Limited Too The Limited Delias Contempo...

Duration:00:53:06

25: Spring Break 2K18

4/3/2018
More
It's SPRING BREAK!!!!...season that is. Unfortunately, only Nicole has something that resembles a spring break this year. Luckily, over a decade ago the dynamic duo was able to experience a true Spring Break or two so they aren't bitter about being adults or anything. To celebrate those lucky enough to have a real spring break, Christie and Nicole are reminiscing about their favorite Spring Break highlights together. In doing so, they come to the realization that they may actually be more...

Duration:00:41:02

24: Samurai Swords and Scorned Lovers

3/27/2018
More
This week Christie and Nicole were inspired by the woman that attacked her avid gamer boyfriend with a samurai sword after learning that he downloaded Tinder to his phone and may or may not have been cheating on her. Was his gaming too much or was her reaction? The Dynamic Duo weighs in. From there, the ladies share stories of scorned lovers and the crazy things they have done in the heat of the moment. These traumatic tales include, but are not limited to: · The guy that ghosted on...

Duration:00:46:56

23: Trendy Time Travel

3/20/2018
More
This week Christie and Nicole discuss underwhelming fashion trends that they have and have not, but mostly have, participated in throughout their lifetime. The dynamic duo travel in time through the 1990s, 2000s, and current day, discussing many styles that were super cool...at the time. Did your parents dress you in matching windbreaker track suits? Or were you more of a Juicy Couture tracksuit type of teen? How high were your Steve Madden platforms? And was the choker really all...

Duration:00:57:57

22: Bar Fights and Yoga

3/15/2018
More
** Please excuse the sound issues as we work to provide you with the best Underwhelming experience possible! ** This week the dynamic duo are in the Baltimore "studio" together! Christie visits Nicole's hometown to celebrate many birthdays. However, an innocent 32nd birthday brunch takes a turn when the girls and their friends somehow find themselves un-involved in good old fashioned bar fight. While Christie and Nicole are moderately traumatized by the incident, they know the show must...

Duration:00:44:06