Season 2

61: Welcome Back! - The frog army, Chris’ 5 things, and getting some political takes off of our chests!

June 21, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about the frog army, Chris’ 5 things, getting some political takes off of their chests, and much more! Chris doesn’t stink, and Mario is quitting his job! We…

60: Welcome Back! - Cold takes, UFOs are still real, and Chris had a birthday!

May 24, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about cold takes from events in the past, the congressional hearings about UFOs, Chris’ 29th birthday, and much more! Chris used the wrong microphone setting…

59: Welcome Back! Presents: The Flaming Hot Episode - Featuring several synchronized backwards blows!

May 17, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talking about spiciness and hot stuff while eating an assortment of Flaming Hot goodies. Lots of mouth sounds in this one, so buckle up! Chris learns that Flaming…

58: Welcome Back! - They’re in person, Chris is moving, and Elon bought the bird app!

May 3, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk IN PERSON about being in person, Chris moving soon, Elon buying the bird app, and much more! Chris is allergic to ducks eggs, and Mario is allergic to cat da…

57: Welcome Back! - Our favorite movies, karaoke moments, and revisiting Encanto!

April 26, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about their favorite movies, karaoke moments, revisiting Encanto, and so much more! Chris can’t wait to watch Survivor, and Mario is on the hunt for a benefi…

56: Welcome Back! - Rating Pittsburgh things, a Philly experience (fr*ck ‘em), and the great doors and wheels debate!

April 12, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about classic Pittsburgh things (and give them a TBS rating), a Philly experience (fr*ck ‘em), the great doors and wheels debate, and so much more! Chris wri…

55: Interview #123 Mario Milie (Welcome Back Podcast) - Mario was a guest on Interviews with Everyday People!

April 5, 2022

Welcome Back! This BONUS episode of Welcome Back is actually an episode of Interviews with Everyday People, another great podcast on (and the namesake of) the IwEP Network! Tony and Mario sit down and talk spirituality, movi…

53: Welcome Back! - The return of Welcome Back Championship Wrestling, The Batman, and Mario Day happened!

March 21, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about the return of Welcome Back Championship Wrestling, The Batman, Mario’s observance of Mario Day, and so much more. Chris knows an "influencer," and Mari…

52: Welcome Back! - Catholic.com, unity candles, and the second season of Tiger King!

March 7, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about the rites on catholic.com , unity candles, the second season of Tiger King, and so much more. Chris got slices open, baby, and Mario is the pioneer of …

51: Welcome Back! - Underwear (again, but specifically jock straps this time), Valentine’s Day, and the return of friendship questions!

Feb. 22, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about underwear again, Valentine’s Day, friendship questions, and so much more. Chris does NOT have weird teeth, and Mario is wearing a shawl! We’ll be right…

50: Welcome Back! - Underwear, pelvic floor therapy, and the boys go to prison!

Feb. 15, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about their underwear preferences, pelvic floor therapy (for women AND MEN), about their time in prison, and so much more. Chris is the best editor on the te…

49: Welcome Back! Presents: New Year, Know Me - Understanding ourselves and hoping you do too!

Feb. 7, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talking about self-awareness and give you some tools to help you get to know yourself! They sort themselves into houses and bending, find out what Office and Frie…

48: Welcome Back! Ranking Winter Olympic Sports, WORDLE, and honoring (?) the quarterback of our lives! (48 take 2)

Feb. 2, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about how they would rank the Winter Olympic sports, WORDLE, honoring (?) the quarterback of our lives, and so much more. Chris literally almost included a 3…

47: Welcome Back! Minecraft, Steelers football, and more TikTok references than usual!

Jan. 19, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about Minecraft, Steelers football, more TikTok references than usual, and so much more. Chris does his McConaughey at the very end, and Mario wants to go ca…

46: Welcome Back! The plot to end tip-culture, New Year's resolutions, and the OTHER Welcome Back

Jan. 10, 2022

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about a plot to end tip-culture, their New Year's resolutions, the OTHER Welcome Back, and so much more. Chris has an open wound, and Mario has given his lif…

45: Welcome Back! Presents: The Backies 2021 - Memories and awards from a BIG BIG year!

Dec. 28, 2021

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario relive a year that was nicer to some than to others. They look back at some predictions they made last year, do a review of some of the year’s events, and give ou…

44: Welcome Back! - Men crying, Star Wars, and visiting the Patchwork Planting farm!

Dec. 21, 2021

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about men crying, Star Wars, visiting the Patchwork Planting farm, and so much more. Chris has hot takes on classic movies, and Mario definitely HAS seen Mid…

42: Welcome Back! - Cyber Monday, changing over time, and deep friendship questions!

Dec. 6, 2021

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario talk about Cyber Monday, changing over time, deep friendship questions, and so much more. Chris has cold ducks, and Mario thinks there’s a pandemic! We’ll be righ…

41: Welcome Back! - A Thanksgiving Day Update, partner superiority, and WE’RE RECORDING IN PERSON!

Nov. 29, 2021

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario give a Thanksgiving Day update, discuss partner superiority, THEY’RE RECORDING IN PERSON, and so much more. Chris doesn’t tell a story about his uncle, and Mario …

40: Welcome Back! Presents: A Holiday Survival Guide - The plan you need before you tackle your 2021 festivities!

Nov. 22, 2021

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario give you a Holiday Survival Guide for 2021! They draft competing holiday meals, look back on the holidays of their past, and Mario gives his list of dos and don’t…

39: Welcome Back! - Kate gets invited, a hunting TikTok, and so much about pop!

Nov. 15, 2021

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario invite Kate to listen to Welcome Back, discuss a hunting TikTok that Mario send to Chris for some reason, talk waaaaaay more about pop than anyone expected and so…

38: Welcome Back! - Sober October and Halloween recap, rising female listenership, and THE BOOK!

Nov. 9, 2021

Welcome Back! In this episode, diablo friends Chris and Mario give a Sober October recap, talk about Halloween, rising female listenership, THE BOOK, and much more! We’ll be right back! —— You can find Chris here . You can f…

37: SEASON 2 PREMIERE - State of the Podcast, Noodle, and the birth of our media brand empire!

Nov. 1, 2021

Welcome Back! In our SEASON 2 PREMIERE, we announce some of the ways we’re restructuring Welcome Back. Welcome Back Talk is dead and will rise from the ashes like a phoenix as the flagship show format. On this classic Welcom…