59 episodes

Rey and Dee have been Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) for over a decade, with experiences living in Singapore, Japan, and Hong Kong.
They answer questions using their own experiences as Filipinos through funny, informative, yet oddly entertaining conversations. Info-tainment at its finest!
Send your comments and questions to bananaqpodcast@gmail.com or ping us at BananaQpodcast on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
Visit our website at bananaqpodcast.com for more information.

Banana Q: a Filipino-Flavored Podcast Rey & Dee

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 32 Ratings

Rey and Dee have been Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) for over a decade, with experiences living in Singapore, Japan, and Hong Kong.
They answer questions using their own experiences as Filipinos through funny, informative, yet oddly entertaining conversations. Info-tainment at its finest!
Send your comments and questions to bananaqpodcast@gmail.com or ping us at BananaQpodcast on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
Visit our website at bananaqpodcast.com for more information.

    Ep 55: What‘s Your Favorite Song?

    Ep 55: What‘s Your Favorite Song?

    Dee and Rey slip into a parallel universe where Banana Q Rock is a radio station instead of a podcast. They get their listeners to share their favorite songs and end up discussing a wide variety of music genres loved by Filipinos. They also talk about why Filipinos love singing and some of the reasons why we love certain songs.


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    • 54 min
    Ep 54: How Did Tanduay Become The World‘s No.1 Rum?

    Ep 54: How Did Tanduay Become The World‘s No.1 Rum?

    We interview Roy Kristoffer Sumang, the International Business Development Manager of Tanduay, about the rich history of Tanduay and how it became the iconic brand of today. We explore the rum making process and how the Filipino culture has been embedded in the brand. Roy also shares what we can expect from Tanduay in the future.

    • 29 min
    Ep 53: How Do Terrorist Acts Impact Filipinos?

    Ep 53: How Do Terrorist Acts Impact Filipinos?

    It is the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, so we talk about terrorist groups and acts in the Philippines. Dee talks about what it was like to grow up in Zamboanga City where there were terrorist attacks and shares how she still got affected long after she left. You will laugh, then you will cry. Don’t miss this unique episode.

    • 40 min
    Ep 52: How Do Filipinos Celebrate Birthdays?

    Ep 52: How Do Filipinos Celebrate Birthdays?

    It’s almost Dee’s birthday, so we discuss how we celebrated birthdays in the Philippines compared to other countries and wonder why Filipinos have to treat people when it’s their birthday. We share the most memorable birthday surprises we received and threw and spell out our ideal birthdays.

    • 53 min
    Ep 51: Who Assassinated Ninoy Aquino? (and other conspiracy theories)

    Ep 51: Who Assassinated Ninoy Aquino? (and other conspiracy theories)

    We talk about globally famous conspiracy theories and their Philippine counterparts.


    Global conspiracies mentioned: moon landing, flat earth, Princess Diana’s accident, 9/11, Elvis Presley’s death, and D.B. Cooper.


    Philippine theories discussed: Typhoon Yolanda, Paul Walker’s death, USA’s secret underground base in Mindanao, Ninoy Aquino’s assassination, Ferdinand Marcos’s death, and multiple Jose Rizal theories.


    Bonus: we discuss Filipino-baiting during the Qtie minute segment.


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    • 50 min
    Ep 50: What Toxic Comments Should Filipinos Stop Making?

    Ep 50: What Toxic Comments Should Filipinos Stop Making?

    Dee and guest host Glee of Gleeful Talk Show discuss some toxic comments or questions that are common with Filipinos: fat-shaming, discriminating against dark skin, asking why someone is still single, asking couples when they are having kids, gatekeeping what is wife material, speculating on whether someone is gay, and asking OFWs how much they earn.


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    • 39 min

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Ray and Dee they are really awesome I like them very much and their podcast is my favorite ..Keep continiue please.

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