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Find out what happens when two stubborn, overachieving best friends get married - and take on everything from the latest world events to life’s unwritten rules. Hosts Laila Alawa and Afif Rahman debate everything from spitting game and how to properly load the dishwasher to ‘90s music and the pursuit of a paycheck. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and sometimes, you’ll wonder where we’ve been all your life. Brand new episodes every Tuesday. A production by The Tempest Studio, an arm of The Tempest. Learn more and submit your confessions at thetempest.co.

Don't Get Us Started The Tempest Studio

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 25 Ratings

Find out what happens when two stubborn, overachieving best friends get married - and take on everything from the latest world events to life’s unwritten rules. Hosts Laila Alawa and Afif Rahman debate everything from spitting game and how to properly load the dishwasher to ‘90s music and the pursuit of a paycheck. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and sometimes, you’ll wonder where we’ve been all your life. Brand new episodes every Tuesday. A production by The Tempest Studio, an arm of The Tempest. Learn more and submit your confessions at thetempest.co.

    What Happens When Friends Fall in Love?

    What Happens When Friends Fall in Love?

    Friends. More than friends? 
    The line between the two should be easy to see. But what happens when lines that should be very straight and visible become blurry.
    We're kicking things off with (dueling?) accounts of how we met, became friends, and got into a relationship. 
    WARNING: dad jokes, (honest) storytelling, and obscure internet references. 


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    Audio Credit:
    Wrong - Dan Henig on RFM - NCM -https://youtu.be/zMeeIo4v8TY
    Searching For You - White Hex on RFM - NCM: https://youtu.be/4nyqH3UrQx8
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    Don't Get Us Started is a production of The Tempest Studios, an arm of The Tempest. Cover art by Deema Alawa.

    • 38 min
    Introducing Don’t Get Us Started

    Introducing Don’t Get Us Started

    Two stubborn best friends. One marriage. A whole lot of fun. Every week, Laila Alawa and Afif Rahman tackle everything from cancel culture to spicy food struggles, all with a heavy dose of laughter, real stories, and the occasional guest. Subscribe now and follow the show @dontgetusstartedpodcast on Instagram or at dontgetusstarted.show for more information!

    Tune in every Tuesday!

    Produced by The Tempest Studio, an arm of The Tempest. 

    • 2 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

goldenseeker97 ,

So excited for this!!

I have been waiting a very long time for this podcast and it was SO good ! Laila and Afif are hilarious together ✨

SF106532 ,

Equal parts hilarious and ridiculous

The perfect podcast for when you feel any emotion

fiberglass87 ,

😂 relationship in a nutshell

These two kill me 😂😂

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