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You Had To Be There

  1. MTV Didn’t Pick Up ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ for a Third SeasonOn the latest episode of their podcast You Had To Be There, Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer announced that their MTV show Nikki & Sara […]
  2. You Had To Be There #117: We Had a ShowThis week, the podcast returns to its Brooklyn home for an hour of reflection on the fate of Nikki & Sara Live and the future of Nikki and […]
  3. You Had To Be There #116: Negate the CoolThis week, Nikki and Sara “Healthy Teeth” Schaefer praise musical ear muffs and Louis CK motifs before tackling that whole Miley-Sinead […]
  4. You Had To Be There #115: Row If You Want ToThis week, Sara and Nikki are joined by Sara’s comedian, documentarian, vocabularian beau Scott Moran to brainstorm Halloween costumes clever […]
  5. You Had To Be There #114: Lie Lie LieThis week, Sara and Nikki briefly return to the format of yore by inviting perennial guest Cory Cavin (Awful DJ comedy, Model Wife) to talk […]
  6. You Had To Be There #113: Here’s My Big SecretThis week, Sara and Nikki are back from an unplanned hiatus caused by power-touring and binge-working. To get back into the podcasting spirit, […]
  7. You Had To Be There #112: Where Are My Omelettes?This week, after a stumbly start, Sara and Nikki call out the trap of striving to be cool and look ahead to the outlandishly busy coming week. […]
  8. You Had To Be There #111: I’m Not Even Joking You Need To Stop SmokingThis week, Sara and Nikki explore the ways of responsible adults and examine the lies that subway ads tell us about childhood. Nikki then […]
  9. You Had To Be There #110: VellumThis week, Sara and Nikki’s chatter skews darker as they both pick fights with BS weddings and fat-shaming yogis. To alleviate the doom of […]
  10. You Had To Be There #109: Soup StuffThis week, Sara and Nikki turn in their most laid-back intro yet and make a compelling case for you and all your friends and lovers to turn on […]
  11. You Had To Be There #108: PTSDThis week, Sara classifies the biz caz bullies who make her blood boil and Nikki recounts her latest brush with death and nudity. The ladies […]
  12. You Had To Be There #107: Back to WorkWelcome back, hobots. After two months of TV-taping and globe-hopping, Sara and Nikki are back in the same room and ready to fill your ears […]
  13. You Had To Be There #106: Cory CavinThis week, Sara and Nikki investigate the dangerously awesome allure of Vicodin and share tales of stepping back from the painkilling brink. […]
  14. You Had To Be There #105: Jim & Jeannie GaffiganThis week, Sara and Nikki relive their surreal evening spent amongst random celebrities and teenage screams. Comedy power couple Jim and […]
  15. Talking to Nikki Glaser About ‘The Half Hour’, Her MTV Show, and Doing […]For the past 15 years, Comedy Central’s half hour specials have showcased the future stars of standup. Looking back, the early years of Comedy […]
  16. You Had To Be There #104: Al MadrigalThis week, Sara and Nikki reannounce the renewal of their really great TV show Nikki & Sara LIVE (thanks for watching!) before quickly […]
  17. You Had To Be There #103: Sue CostelloThis week, Sara and Nikki are personally invited to a Taylor Swift gig out in Jersey and neither snow nor rain nor violent food poisoning will […]
  18. You Had To Be There #102: Chris FairbanksThis week, Sara and Nikki quash a bout of podcaster’s block by brainstorming new ways for Nikki to find dates. Their guest Chris Fairbanks […]
  19. You Had To Be There #101: Moshe KasherThis week, Sara and Nikki declassify the events surrounding last week’s torrent of celebrity encounters, codenamed “Zero Dark Flirty”. Comic […]
  20. You Had To Be There #99: Michael CheThis week, Sara and Nikki conduct a no-nonsense all-business intro before announcing their pick for the YHTBT-designed listener-proposed […]
  21. You Had To Be There #98: Andrew W.K.This week, Sara and Nikki react live on-mic to their first taste of the Suit & Tie video (or at least to the best bits, until all that wacky […]
  22. You Had To Be There #97: Yannis PappasThis week, Nikki and Sara marvel at how, two weeks in, they’ve already gotten used to the process of making their television show. Sara […]
  23. You Had To Be There #96: Jessimae PelusoThis week, Sara and Nikki share the terror and elation of hosting Tuesday’s premiere of Nikki and Sara LIVE while momentarily shutting out the […]
  24. Talking to Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer About Their New MTV Late Night […]MTV has provided plenty of laughs over the last 10 or so years, but rarely have they been intentional. Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer are about […]
  25. You Had To Be There #95: Michelle WolfThis week, Sara and Nikki reveal their hidden motives for hosting a TV show: proving their tween Twitter haters wrong and meeting famous men. […]
  26. You Had To Be There #94: Jackie KashianThis week, Nikki’s just come up from a celeb-spiked Starbucks run and Sara’s just come down from a hyperventilating Timberlake high minutes […]
  27. You Had To Be There #93: Bridey ElliottThis week, Sara and Nikki revisit their contributions to this year’s edition of 50 First Jokes and discuss whether all the flack Nikki got for […]
  28. You Had To Be There #92: Nick TurnerThis week, Sara and Nikki are back from their break with news of humorous iPads and difficult dads. This is comedian Nick Turner’s (Late Night […]
  29. Catch Your First Glimpse of MTV’s ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ Nikki Glaser and Sarah Schaefer’s new late night MTV comedy show Nikki & Sara Live, spun off from their popular podcast You Had to Be […]
  30. You Had To Be There #90: H. Alan ScottThis week the ladies may seem hostile up top, but that’s only because of their air travel woes and rebelling brains. Sara’s actually been […]
  31. You Had To Be There #89: Brian McCannThis week, Sara and Nikki implicate the friends, family, and bullies to blame for all their neuroses and therapy, but the brilliant Brian […]
  32. You Had To Be There #88: Eric HutchinsonThis week, Sara and Nikki rehash their Thanksgivings and gush about their new staff at MTV, especially the inspired hiring of Brian McCann as […]
  33. Conan’s Brian McCann Named Head Writer on ‘The Nikki and Sara Show’Longtime Conan writer Brian McCann has just been hired as the head writer for the upcoming late night series The Nikki and Sara Show, comedian […]
  34. You Had To Be There #87: Molly TarlovThis week, Sara and Nikki explain how a single sexy scene from American Horror Story can undo a decade of Adam Levine apathy. Once they’ve […]
  35. You Had To Be There #86: Janeane GarofaloThis week, You Had To Be There’s back and broadcasting from an exotic new locale: the snazziest conference room in a certain shiny Manhattan […]
  36. You Had To Be There #85: Dan St. GermainThis week, Nikki considers the pros and cons of her new Manhattan digs and tells a grand story of comedic rebellion that explains why she […]
  37. You Had To Be There #83: Rory ScovelThis week, Nikki and Sara toss around contest-caliber costume ideas for Halloween before losing their minds welcoming back to the show comedian […]
  38. You Had To Be There #82: Jeff DyeThis week, Nikki and Sara are back in Brooklyn and reflecting on their busy September travels. The ladies recently collaborated with their […]
  39. You Had To Be There #81: Nikki DeLoachThis week, Nikki and Sara borrow a studio deep within the Nerdist HQ to bring you more LA updates. Having recently regained consciousness, Sara […]
  40. You Had To Be There #80: Rider StrongThis week, Nikki and Sara report from sunny LA where they’ve been busy killing on Conan, writing for the Creative Arts Emmys, and tackling […]
  41. You Had To Be There #79: Joe DeRosaThis week, Sara justifies her pricy haircut and Nikki presents their guest, comedian Joe DeRosa (Comedy Central Presents, @joederosacomedy). […]
  42. You Had To Be There #78: Scott MoranThis week, Sara and Nikki waste no time on chitchat before introducing their storied Renaissance man of a guest: stand-up, visual artist, […]
  43. You Had To Be There #77: Andy HaynesThis week, Nikki explains the virtual babies in her life and Sara gushes about her new writing job with a familiar award show. The ladies […]
  44. You Had To Be There #76: Emily HellerThis week, the ladies describe the agony and the ecstasy of handling hecklers, inspired by a recent showdown Nikki won at the Cellar. Sara […]
  45. You Had To Be There #75: Anya MarinaThis week, Nikki and Sara mix things up in a few ways: one, instead of their normal catching up on life at the top of the show, they answer […]
  46. You Had To Be There #74: A.D. MilesThis week, Sara’s living room is packed with friends and fans as Sara and Nikki begin with their usual catching up. Nikki recalls a haunting […]
  47. You Had To Be There #73: Louis KatzOoooooh boy. This one’s a dirty one. As per one fan’s request, Sara and Nikki tackle the topic of cunnilingus. Then, hilarious, wonderful man […]
  48. You Had To Be There #72: Seth HerzogIn this name-droppy (in a good way) episode, Sara and Nikki discuss the Katy Perry 3D movie experience, and then hear a wonderful tale of […]
  49. You Had To Be There #71: Rachel FeinsteinWelcome to Season 2 of “You Had To Be There!” Why is it season 2? Because we said so. And we think it very appropriate that our first guest for […]
  50. You Had To Be There #70: Dave HillYes! Dave Hill, the awesome comedian and musician behind the “You Had To Be There” theme song, is finally a guest on the show, providing some […]
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