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Listen along every Wednesday as Dustin Ross, HeyFranHey & Assante explore mental health, mental wealth and mental hygiene, because who in the hell wants a musty brain?

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The Friend Zone Loud Speakers Network

    • Comedy
    • 4.9 • 4.4K Ratings

Listen along every Wednesday as Dustin Ross, HeyFranHey & Assante explore mental health, mental wealth and mental hygiene, because who in the hell wants a musty brain?

Send inquiries and questions to:

TheFriendZone@loudspeakersnetwork.com

#TheFriendZone

    Denzel Baby

    Denzel Baby

    We’re baaaaaack! Let’s ease into the new year with a catch up/shoot the shit episode. We have A LOT to cover, lord.

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    • 1 hr 51 min
    We Did It, Joe - The 2020 Wrap-Up

    We Did It, Joe - The 2020 Wrap-Up

    This week on #TheFriendZone, we share our 2020 show stats, revisit our favorite episodes of the year and share what changes we’re looking forward to in 2021.

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    • 2 hr 2 min
    Quincy Baby

    Quincy Baby

    This week on #TheFriendZone, it’s the Assante Smith takeover. We step into The Crime Zone with the unsolved mystery of Lester Eubanks.

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    Have a GREAT day!

    • 1 hr 58 min
    Upper Krust Kocktails

    Upper Krust Kocktails

    On this week’s episode of #TheFriendZone, it’s a Dustin Ross takeover. We discuss #twerkgate at the True Kitchen & Kocktails restaurant in Dallas, TX.

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    • 1 hr 58 min
    Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam

    Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam

    This week on #TheFriendZone, it’s another shoot the shit episode. Seasonal blues, Real Housewives of Salt Lake City, Grammy snubs and more randomness.

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    • 1 hr 48 min
    A Good Time Girl

    A Good Time Girl

    This week on #TheFriendZone, it’s a shoot the shit episode. No hot button. No segments. Brace yourself.

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    • 1 hr 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
4.4K Ratings

4.4K Ratings

GreatOfAllTimeBaby ,

So here for it!

LOVE THIS!! Dustin is my favvvvv!

Torian C ,

Love the show, butttt had to take a break

Made my way over to this podcast a few years ago, as way of sis podcast The Read. Friend Zone was apart of my weekly routine, especially Fran’s segments - that is until Dustin started hogging too much of the show. I ended up taking a break earlier this year cos Dustin was getting too overwhelming; constantly cracking jokes every other second (a lot that were not landing), cutting the other two off in mid sentence, it’s almost like it was his show. I was beginning to think, did they change it to “Dustin’s Zone” or something? Hmmmm.

I’m open minded though, and just jumped back in this week. We’ll see what happens, but I can see Dustin is still all. Over. The. Place. I need my Fran and Assante tho, so we’ll see how things play out this time around

Nae4012 ,

Funny but that’s it

This show has moments that really have me cackling however, I wish there were more mental health and wellness topics. The TV segment is really just real housewives recaps which gets really annoying. I wish Assante would chill on the weed before recording because most of the time he is difficult to follow.

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