41 episodes

Bestselling writer Lindy West and democracy policy expert Meagan Hatcher-Mays are two Award-Winning Best Friends From High School (Most Likely To Make You Laugh in their high school senior poll - sorry to intimidate you!). Each week, Lindy and Meagan hilariously digest what’s going on in the news, their lives and their text threads with their singular combination of political smarts, embarrassing sincerity, and a truly concerning level of investment in pop culture. Text Me Back is a podcast about best friendship and making your favorite people laugh, even when this dumpster fire of a world gets you down.

Text Me Back! With Lindy West And Meagan Hatcher-Mays Meagan & Lindy

    • Comedy
    • 4.9 • 360 Ratings

Bestselling writer Lindy West and democracy policy expert Meagan Hatcher-Mays are two Award-Winning Best Friends From High School (Most Likely To Make You Laugh in their high school senior poll - sorry to intimidate you!). Each week, Lindy and Meagan hilariously digest what’s going on in the news, their lives and their text threads with their singular combination of political smarts, embarrassing sincerity, and a truly concerning level of investment in pop culture. Text Me Back is a podcast about best friendship and making your favorite people laugh, even when this dumpster fire of a world gets you down.

    Lindy and Meagan Put the "AD" in ADHD

    Lindy and Meagan Put the "AD" in ADHD

    This episode has everything: curdled milk, tiny hats, the Tour de France, Big Gretch. And that’s all before the break! In our SECOND segment, we explore our favorite topic of the week: ads.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Lindy and Meagan are Officially BBWs

    Lindy and Meagan are Officially BBWs

    Lindy and Meagan officially claim the title of BBWs (Better Business Women) and been eating nothing but thick cheesy soups like Forbes or something recommended and they’re ready to share their big juicy half-researched headlines as they hustle their way to the tippy top of the podcasting world. Forbes: 50 BBWs Under 50 here we come!

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Lindy and Meagan Love Their Proud Gay (78 Million Year Old) Son

    Lindy and Meagan Love Their Proud Gay (78 Million Year Old) Son

    It’s a week of chaotic tidings for Lindy and Meagan that includes a befuddled Barry, rogue Cochin chickens, and snakes galore. That's right, our beloved segment SNAKE OF THE WEEK is back! Move over Freekaconda and Titanoboa!

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Lindy and Meagan Corner the Husband Demographic

    Lindy and Meagan Corner the Husband Demographic

    This week we are proud to report that we have a husband listener! Welcome, buddy! And what a time to be a new listener and/or a husband, because in this episode Lindy and Meagan are doing the Lord’s work: ranking dragons. We’re talking about Smaug. We’re talking about Puff. We’re talking about…the other ones. And we name the 3rd best song ever composed, and it's a pharmaceutical jingle.

    • 49 min
    Lindy and Meagan Ride Lizz Winstead’s Pontoon Boat

    Lindy and Meagan Ride Lizz Winstead’s Pontoon Boat

    Lindy and Meagan somehow trick Lizz Winstead into appearing on their podcast, and they talked about abortion and pontoon boats.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Lindy and Meagan Stalk Conan O'Brien

    Lindy and Meagan Stalk Conan O'Brien

    Lindy and Meagan have epiphanies about dogs and their business. Then, they read a raucous letter sent to the Best Friend Party Phone that is somehow both about writing fan mail and being exposed to the killer, AND the girls set off to find an Irishman for their international gang. Most importantly, evidence has emerged that Keith Morrison subscribes to the Text Me Back Patreon.

    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
360 Ratings

360 Ratings

GatoMansito ,

Binge listening

I listened to you’re first few episodes and was hooked. I am now binge listening to get up to date. Hilarious. The sound of your voices and laughter are irresistible. And they match the hilarity of your stories. Don’t stop! Keep us all laughing in this worst of times.

More Riri ,

Lots of animal reviews

Hilarious. Informational. Silly gooses.

ronnacasement ,

Accolades

These 2 smart, hilarious women are the absolute best. Highly recommend.

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