Introducing Don’t Get Us Started

Two stubborn best friends. One marriage. A whole lot of fun. Every week, Laila Alawa and Afif Rahman tackle everything from cancel culture to spicy food struggles, all with a heavy dose of laughter, real stories, and the occasional guest. Subscribe now and follow the show @dontgetusstartedpodcast on Instagram or at dontgetusstarted.show for more information!

The first episode drops on September 17. Tune in every Tuesday!

Produced by The Tempest Studio, an arm of The Tempest

  • Laila Alawa

    Laila is The Tempest’s founder and CEO. Laila has given a TED Talk, appeared on BBC World News and NPR, and contributes on women’s issues and entrepreneurship to Forbes and The Guardian. She was named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Media and Cafe.com’s inaugural The Cafe 100, and recognized by the White House. Before founding The Tempest, Laila worked at the White House and Congress, and was previously at Princeton University.