Failing Upwards

A weekly Society and Culture podcast featuring Jawn Legend and James Harris
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Best Episodes of Failing Upwards

Let's try this again. In a shocking turn of events, the boys are BACK this week with our SEASON 11 premiere. The boys are joined by long-time homie, 18 East's Antonio Ciongoli. Antonio hits the stu to talk about cutting his teeth amongst the gr
Let's try this again. In a shocking turn of events, the boys are BACK this week with our SEASON 11 premiere. The boys are joined by long-time homie, 18 East's Antonio Ciongoli. Antonio hits the stu to talk about cutting his teeth amongst the gr
In part 2 of our season 10 finale, the boys and PFT continue their award winning conversation, covering everything from why he copped a month's worth of vintage band tees, where he sees Pardon My Take in 10 years and getting to the bottom of hi
Lady and gents, we got him! This week, Jimmy and Larry are joined by PMT's very own PFT Commenter. In part 1 of our spicy interview with PFT, the boys discuss the moment PFT found out he's poor, why he doesn't fuck with Heelys, and how he uses
The boys are back this week delivering Pt. II of our all-time blassic interview with GQ's Mark Anthony Green. Smash that mf play button to hear about the worst fit MAG has worn to a Target, who his Mt. Rushmore of directors is, and how he feels
Jimmy and Larry are back this week with part one of an outrageous studio sesh featuring GQ's Mark Anthony Green. MAG hit the stu to talk about why Tokyo is the best city in the world, why house slippers are the ultimate luxury, and what makes a
Jimmy and Larry are hitting the high seas this week with none other than Rowing Blazers' founder Jack Carlson. Jack joins the boys to talk through prep's revival, the pizza and soda-based diet of a champion rower, the subtle art of turd hazing
This week, the boys are bringing you the only jawnz ep that matters, featuring none other than Blamo!'s Jeremy Kirkland. Jeremy hits the stu to talk about what it takes to dress like a cool dad, how to finesse your way to Italy, why FU is his f
This week, James and Lawrence are joined by their mother and Shoppe Object founder, Minya Quirk. Minya hits the stu for a three hour marathon down memory lane, revealing how guys shouldn't decorate their apartments, who the best and worst brand
Double podded up on a Tuesday?! We're back with part two of our James Beard Award winning slap featuring Bon Appetit's Alex Delany. Alex and the boys are picking up right where they left off with the three main subjects of the pod and more, cov
The whole gang's eatin this week, courtesy of the boys' five-star gourmet slapperoni featuring Bon Appetit's Drinks Editor, Alex Delany. Alex hits the stu to talk about what the best pizza in New York REALLY is, how he's navigated the world of
Well, we got another one for the FU history books, gang. Brendan B. Brown of Wheatus, writer and performer of this very podcast's national anthem “Teenage Dirtbag”, hits the stu to talk about playing for thousands of fans all over the world, be
The Season 10 hits just keep on slapping this week with FU's first ever rapper guest, Gashi aka the trap Phil Collins. Gashi graces the studio to talk about earning literal street cred from Kanye, his ground level involvement in pushing A$AP Ro
It's the Season 10 premiere and Jimmy and Larry are kicking things off with one of our longest episodes ever featuring massive Fail Gang member and the founder of Bare Knuckles, Jacob Keller. Jacob hits the stu to talk about being the og hypebe
It's the season finale and the boys are going out with a fucking banger featuring none other than the queen of LA, SOSUPERSAM. Sam hits the stu to talk about her time as a back-up dancer to the stars, being an independent artist in 2019, and wh
James and Lawrence are back with skateboarding and streetwear legend Jimmy Gorecki. Jimmy drove to the stu all the way from LA to talk about working for Pharrell during his days skating for Ice Cream, making the move to LA despite the city's ab
The boys are back with a slapperoni for the ages featuring founder of the only barbershop that matters, Rob McMillen. Rob hits the stu to talk about the best barbershop etiquette, cutting Pete Campbell's hair while he was on Mad Men, and starti
Lady and gentlemen, we're breaking FU records this week––the boys are joined by the wellness queen herself, Emily Oberg, for the third time. Emily hits the stu to talk about why she's an anti-vaxxer, what it's like being in an LA-to-Paris long
Season 9 continues and you already know Jim and Lar are back with another slapperoni featuring High Snobiety's fashion editor-at-large and stylist, Corey Stokes. Corey joins FU to talk dressing your favorite celebs, behind-the-scenes of the hig
This week, Jimmy and Larry are joined by Barstool Sports' resident Chicks in the Office, Ria Ciuffo and Francesca Mariano. The Chicks join the boys to talk about dealing with swagless homies in the office, preaching YouTube gossip to teens on S
This week, Jimmy and Larry are joined by the Sultan of Supreme himself, Eric Whiteback. “Eric” hits the stu to talk about whether he'd fuck a Supreme fleshlight, what being a religious dude in the grimy streetwear world is like, and the ludicro
This week, James and Lawrence are joined by esteemed menswear designer and lifestyle icon, founder of Casablanca, Charaf Tajer. Charaf joins the boys to talk Parisian style, casting your favorite rappers and how to live a sophisticated life of
Jimmy and Larry are back with an episode for jawnz enthusiasts everywhere featuring creator of the #outfitgrid, Dennis Todisco. Dennis hits the stu to talk about what makes a winning outfit, how he survived years of being surrounded by trash fi
Lady and gentlemen, we finally got him. Guest host Chuck takes on FU's white whale, Jon Moy, for the Season 9 premiere.
Season finale, motherfuckers! James and Lawrence extend an olive branch to a major player in the FU extended universe, Seam's Jake Woolf. Woolfie joins the boys to talk about being a sober wolf pack of one, accuse FU of Jonah Hill stolen valor,
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