24 episodes

Adult ISH is a first of its kind, culture and advice podcast produced by those who are almost adults. #Adulting “experts” Nyge Turner (Oakland) and Merk Nguyen (Brooklyn), both 22, get off topic with your favorite artists and tastemakers while diving into subjects ranging from pot to hip-hop to politics and everything fire in between. Also hear bits of wisdom and cautionary tales from OG adults who've more or less figured out their adult S**T. Adult ISH is a production of YR Media.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.1, 402 Ratings

Adult ISH is a first of its kind, culture and advice podcast produced by those who are almost adults. #Adulting “experts” Nyge Turner (Oakland) and Merk Nguyen (Brooklyn), both 22, get off topic with your favorite artists and tastemakers while diving into subjects ranging from pot to hip-hop to politics and everything fire in between. Also hear bits of wisdom and cautionary tales from OG adults who've more or less figured out their adult S**T. Adult ISH is a production of YR Media.

    Future ISH Female (ft. Activist Haben Girma + HBO's "Betty")

    Future ISH Female (ft. Activist Haben Girma + HBO's "Betty")

    In a time when we are witnessing the painful legacy of racism and inequality in America, Adult ISH co-hosts Merk Nguyen and Nyge Turner take a moment to highlight forward-thinking women who are working to create equal access in their respective spaces. Disability rights lawyer Haben Girma is making digital realms accessible for people with disabilities. Actresses and IRL skaters from HBO's “Betty” are creating space in skate parks for girls to be themselves. Be sure to check out adultishpodcast.com and follow all our socials at @yrAdultISH.

    • 31 min
    ToxISH Masculinity (ft. Jason Genao/Ruby from On My Block)

    ToxISH Masculinity (ft. Jason Genao/Ruby from On My Block)

    How do you define "masculinity?" Adult ISH co-hosts Nyge and Merk try to define it with their friends and actor Jason Genao aka Ruby from Netflix's “On My Block”. Their answers lie somewhere between selflessness, chocolate milk and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. Be sure to check out adultishpodcast.com and follow all our socials at @yrAdultISH.

    • 38 min
    Special EdISHon: Comedians in Quarantine (ft. Taylor Tomlinson & Joel Kim Booster)

    Special EdISHon: Comedians in Quarantine (ft. Taylor Tomlinson & Joel Kim Booster)

    Going stir-crazy during quarantine? Then laugh it out with Merk, Nyge and our featured guests, comedians Taylor Tomlinson & Joel Kim Booster! Learn how to get revenge on your nosy grandma + perfect your 17 dating app traps. Be sure to check out adultishpodcast.com and follow all our socials at @yrAdultISH.

    • 35 min
    Working Through My ISH (ft. Therapy Tinder & Anxiety Attacks)

    Working Through My ISH (ft. Therapy Tinder & Anxiety Attacks)

    Nyge shares the story of his months of unexplained symptoms and how he finally got help from a psych department. Then he channels his inner Steve Harvey and shows Merk and their senior producer Davey that the journey to finding a therapist is surprisingly a lot like dating apps. Be sure to check out adultishpodcast.com and follow all our socials at @yrAdultISH.

    • 40 min
    Hitched ISH (ft. HeyFranHey & Not So Newlywed Game)

    Hitched ISH (ft. HeyFranHey & Not So Newlywed Game)

    Merk and Nyge are saying "I do" to marriage, but their guests (ft. Fran from “The Friend Zone”) are more leaning toward "ditch getting hitched." The co-hosts also bring on their shy significant others to compete in the "Not So Newlywed Game" that includes nose picking and jambalaya farts!? Be sure to check out adultishpodcast.com and follow all our socials at @yrAdultISH.

    • 41 min
    Robots Taking Over This ISH (ft. The Atlantic's Alexis Madrigal & Sexy Robots)

    Robots Taking Over This ISH (ft. The Atlantic's Alexis Madrigal & Sexy Robots)

    Artificial intelligence (A.I.) reigns supreme over co-hosts Nyge Turner and Merk Nguyen in this episode of Adult ISH. Two high school seniors and The Atlantic's Alexis Madrigal get into how having your location tracked by your parents or significant other (S.O.) results in Drake-approved "trust issues." Then the co-hosts become lab rats in an experiment involving sexy robots! Be sure to check out adultishpodcast.com and follow all our socials at @yrAdultISH.

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
402 Ratings

402 Ratings

dtfuller414 ,

Amazing and relatable content

This show makes me laugh on my runs and I really appreciate how the hosts approach the topics. I love the format of the show also with the stories and then the round table discussions. Thank you both for this awesome podcast!

fannnnndan ,

This is my new jam

Thank you talented babies !!

notimpressed95 ,

Obsessed

Soooo relatable and funny! Just wish there were more episodes per season, and I LOVE long episodes! Keep it up!

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