Bizarre States (general)

Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser cover cookies that might contain human remains, Coven Corner witch story breakdown, Bowser's trip to Salem, and a rundown of weird locations for sale.

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Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser speak with Dr. Vere Chappell, a ceremonial magick practitioner.

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Jessica Chobot and producer Stephen Czerwinski cover a vineyard theft, a new poo themed Play-doh, and more!

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Whitley Strieber and Steve Neill, world-renowned UFO researchers, join hosts Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser to share their documented close encounters of the Third Kind.

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Rachel Stavis, possibly the world's only non-denominational exorcist, talks with Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser about becoming an exorcist, the differences of being a non-denominational exorcist, and working with higher beings.

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Bowser and Jess are joined by a special guest, Yeardley Smith! They talk bloody eyed selfies, an ancient bronze hand, and Yeardley's podcast Small Town Dicks!

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Christy C, a practicing Western Astrologer, writer, and teacher who specializes in birth chart consultations, joins Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser to explore their birth charts and astrological signs.

Be sure to check out new episodes of Bizarre States: Declassified starting September 26th only on Alpha!

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Bowser and Jess are back to talk about a prison necklace, more sex doll brothels, and a deeper dive into Post Malone's curse!

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Kiko Bailey and Erick Wessel, curators and owners of The Mystic Musem, explore their collection of spirit boards, oddities, and haunted items in the museum and store.

Be sure to check out new episodes of Bizarre States: Declassified starting September 26th only on Alpha!

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Jess and Bowser welcome back good friend of the show, Jeremy Corbell! They talk about Post Malone's recent brushes with death, dynamite mistaken for a candle, an incident with a dog sitter, and Jeremy's new movie Hunt For The Skinwalker out on VOD now!

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Dylan Bauer, also known as Mystic Dylan, delves into the history, lore, and ancient texts of mysticism and magic with Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser.

Be sure to check out new episodes of Bizarre States: Declassified starting September 26th only on Alpha!

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Bowser and a sick Chobot are back this week to talk about microwave weapons, stolen insects, the found ruby slippers from The Wizard of Oz, and listener stories!

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Matt Moneymaker, the foremost Bigfoot expert and head of the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization, explores the history, lore, and firsthand accounts of the elusive Bigfoot with Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser.

Be sure to check out new episodes of Bizarre States: Declassified starting September 26th only on Alpha!

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This week Bowser and Jess (AKA Detective Cinnamon Roll) discuss a sex-doll brothel, a new way to quit your job, and listener stories!

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Bowser and Jess discuss a biscuit assault, an update on the Loch Ness monster, and city's claiming Bigfoot as their own. They also dive into the haunting of The Handmaid's Tale costume department. Also Milli Vanilli. 

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This episode is ALL Weird of The Week! Coke nuns, lunch lady thieves, and drunk wasps! Has the D.B. Cooper mystery been solved? Why are lullabies always so dark? All this and more!

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Live from Midsummer Scream in Long Beach, CA! Bowser and Jess discuss the sad story of Floyd Collins.

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This week Bowser and Jess discuss Joe Hill and the Jaws mystery, ghost babies, and a stolen painting worth $165M that was found in the home of 2 school teachers after they passed.

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Live from San Diego Comic-Con 2018, Jess and Bowser talk to Michael McMillian (True BloodCrazy Ex-Girlfriend) about his podcast Bigfoot Collectors Club and more!

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This week Bowser and Jess read your listener mail as well as some Weird of the Week!

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Bowser and Jess are back from SDCC! They take it easy for the 200th episode and talk cat poo, chick-fil-a baby, and listener emails!

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Jess is back to talk about SDCC plans, a mad pooper, and more!

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Chobot is away so Bowser is joined by Aristotle for some Weird of the Week! Then Annelie Tomasic from the LDN offices jumps in to tell us some of her paranormal experiences!

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This week Bowser and Jess are joined by Nerdist coworker Jason Nguyen to tell us a strange tale about his friend Chaz!

Originally aired: 7/7/2016

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Bowser and Jess are joined by Molly Lambert, host of Night Call, to talk about some spooky LA and Weird of the Week!

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Bowser and Jess recount their trip to The Stanley Hotel, Weird of the Week, and read some listener mail!

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Erika Lewis (author of The 49th Key) talks with Bizarre States about creepy mythology.

Originally aired 4/16/2015

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Bower and Jess are joined by the filmmakers behind Netflix's Evil Genius, Trey Borzillieri and Barbara Schroeder! SPOILERS!

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Two great tastes that taste great together? Make-up and Hauntings. Annamarie Tendler Mulaney talks about her new Smart Girls show The Other Side.

Originally aired 3/28/2016

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Bowser and Jess are joined this week by Gaby Dunn (Bad with Money podcast) to talk some Weird of The Week and Gaby's experience in Gettysburg!

 

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Its an all news episode today! So much Weird of The Week and Poo Corner (TURD WARNING!) LETS GET INTO IT!

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Bowser and Jess talk Hobby Lobby and Wild Wild Country!

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This week Bowser and Jess talk killers and cults!

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Chobot & Bowser chat about the first successful penis transplant (because why wouldn't we), Bloody Mary and read listener mail!

Originally aired 3/9/2015

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This week Bowser is joined by...JESSICA CHOBOT! Chobot is back with some Weird of the Week and Poo Corner!

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Bowser is joined by the great Greg Sestero to talk about some weird of the week, Greg's new film Best F(r)iends, and his personal paranormal experiences!

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Bowser is joined by good friend Bonnie Gordon! They get into some dark Weird of The Week and talk about Bonnie's paranormal upbringing!

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This week, Bowser is joined by Detective Rod Demery of Investigation Discovery's series "Murder Chose Me"!

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This week on JESS-WATCH, still no Jess! So Bowser invites on Aristotle to talk about bugs, the 4 humors, and to read some listener stories!

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No Jess this week so Bowser is joined by Bizarre States: Los Angeles producer, Derrick Paller! After Derrick, Bowser is joined by Teno Stark!

Be sure to check out Bizarre States panel March 24th at WonderCon!

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Jess and Bowser talk Gushers, guano, and BOWSER'S BACKYARD on today's Bizarre States!

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On a special ALL Poo-Corner episode, Jess and Bowser are joined by The Sklar Brothers to talk about Poop Talk!

 

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No Jess today so Bowser called in a very special guest, Olivia Taylor Dudley!

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Bowser is away so Jess is joined by Aristotle and a SPECIAL GUEST! Stephen (AKA Stovetop!) joins Jess and Aristotle to talk about his quest to summon a demon and the history of Valentine's Day!

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This week, Bowser and Jess take deep dive into the dark corners of Disney's history!

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Bowser and Jess are joined by Chad Lindberg to talk about his new show Chad Lindberg's BADASS Celebrity Ghost Hunt and his encounter with a monkey sent by the universe!

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This week, Jess is joined by Aristotle to read some listener stories and talk about CHICKENS!

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Jess is back this week to chat with Bowser and returning guest Jeremy Kenyon Lockyer Corbell about the recently declassified UFO videos and how it connects to Skinwalker Ranch!

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While Jess is away, Bowser invites Aristotle on the show to talk poo and dolls!

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Its the first episode of 2018! Jess and Bowser discuss Guillermo Del Toro's UFO experience, the Space X launch, and more!

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Bowser and Jess are closing out the year with one of our favorite guests, Jonny Loquasto! They talk some weird of the week and listen to some EVPs. See you in 2018 Bizarros!

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On this Holiday episode, Bowser and Jess read listener stories!

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Bowser and Jess read listener stories and Jess tells us why she hates upside-down Christmas trees!

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Bowser and Jess are joined by the incredible Rhys Darby to talk about their favorite cryptids, personal experiences, and the note found in a statues butt!

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Bowser and Jess are joined by a returning guest from the early days of the podcast, Jeremy Kenyon Lockyer Corbell!

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Jess is back from Japan! After catching up, Bowser and Jess dive into Charles Manson.

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While Jess is still away, Bowser invited Aristotle to co-host today's episode!

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While Jess is away, Bowser calls upon Kristian Bruun to fill in!

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This week, Jess and Bowser recap Bizarre States: Los Angeles with a clips and a guest call-in!

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Bowser and Jess dive into the history of The Winchester Mystery House!

You can buy Chris Raimo's book Spooky Things here!

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Jess and Bowser are joined by Craig Owens to talk about his book Haunted by History

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Bowser and Jess have more updates on the submarine murder-mystery, a new Bizarre States pin, and LISTENER STORIES!

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Jess and Bowser gives us an update on that submarine murder mystery, a cough that leads to discovering a swallowed toy, and some pickled godwincedence!

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This week, Jessica and Bowser expand Poo Corner into a POO-UNIVERSE! They then take a bit of a dark turn for today's main story...  And then listener stories!

Be sure to check out Bizarre States Los Angeles on Alpha!

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Jessica is joined by Randy Pitchford of Gearbox Software to talk about his life as a magician!

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Bowser and Jess discuss the fatberg discovered under London, the runaway tick, and a new segment "Today in Bizarre History"!

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This week Bowser and Jess discuss the "cough syrup" murder, an update on the submarine murder mystery, and another great poop corner!

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Bowser and Jess are coming to you live from San Diego Comic-Con 2017!

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This week, Bowser tells a very NSFW story, Jess talks about damages to art and artifacts, and the main story is about a submarine murder mystery!

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Bowser and Jess are back to give some weirdos the week and to talk about the history of 2 extremely interesting men that almost brought us hippo meat!

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Bowser and Jess are joined by Derek Miller of The Nerdist School! They discuss black mayonnaise, sea lice, and Derek's time at the chateau marmont!

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Jessica and Bowser this week talk about the Outback Steakhouse cult, NextDoor, and the revealed identity of Angelyne the Billboard Queen!

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Jess and Bowser are back from SDCC to give us one of the greatest poo corners in Bizarre history. Then, harsh reality comes crashing back down when they get into the main story...beware.

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Bowser and Jess are joined by a very special guest, Dr. Steven Greer. They talk about Dr. Greer's book/documentary Unacknowledged, Weird of The Week and a listener story!

Originally aired 5/18/2017

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This week Bizarre States is in full force with Bowser AND Jess! They're joined by Gerry Duggan to talk about why we might be living in a simulation!

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This week we celebrate 3 years of Bizarre States! 

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While Jess is away, Bowser is joined by a special returning guest/host Clarke Wolfe!

Check out Slashed: The Musical on Facebook!

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Jess and special guest host Baby-Face Bowser chat about the hidden Nazi artifacts found in Argentina, stolen saint brains in tea pots, the story of the arborist who gets revenge on a mayor a nd they read some listener stories about ghosts!


Jess is away at E3 so this week Bowser is joined by Aristotle for weird of the week! And then as a special treat, we get to hear stories from Stephen, TL, B-Comp, Sax and Marhyan from around the Legendary Digital offices!

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Jess and Bowser talk this week about their first on-location shoot, vaginal wasp nests,  and the story of how Troy was discovered!

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Today's episode is all Listner Stories! There's also some Weird of The Week sprinkled in and 2 big announcements from Bowser and Jess!

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No Bowser this week so Jess is joined by a special guest you're very familiar with...Aristotle! They talk about a haunted tower in London, listener stories and answer questions from chat!

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Bowser and Jess are joined by a very special guest, Dr. Steven Greer. They talk about Dr. Greer's book/documentary Unacknowledged, Weird of The Week and a listener story!

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Jess and Bowser are back for a “hostful” to talk about the Zillow nightmare house, the human eating deer and questions from chat!

WARNING: S-TOWN SPOILERS!

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Its just Jess and Bowser this week to talk flushing ashes in baseball stadiums, female dragonflies faking their death and spontaneous combustion!

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Bowser and Jess are joined this week by Tricia Carr! They talk Harry Styles, semen smuggling and Tricia’s work as an animal communicator!

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Jess and Bowser are back for a traditional episode with just the 2 of them! They talk about beercycling, Government psychic experiments and if smelling farts is good for your health.

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This week Jess and Bowser are joined by returning guest and friend of the show, Erika Lewis! They talk about her new book Game of Shadows, her love of Ireland, and Poop Corner!

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Bowser and Jess are joined this week by psychic Chris Medina! They talk about the return of the watcher, Chris does a reading of Bowser and Jess, and Jess reads the first email that the show got!

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Bowser and Jess are joined by Stephen Johnson! They talk about your new pet fur watch, Bella Lugosi's mansion and the Synanon cult!

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No Jess this week but Bowser is joined by the Ghost Brothers! Dalen Spratt, Juwan Mass, and Marcus Harvey talk about a testicle festival, the Evil Within and the Ghost Brothers, Fridays at 10 PM on TLC!

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Jessica and Bowser are joined by Greg Newkirk and Dana Matthews of Weird HQ! Greg and Dana were kind enough to bring some artifacts from The Traveling Museum of The Paranormal and The Occult!

 

 

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Jess and Bowser are back this week to talk about the woman who poisoned her husband to not have sex, the town of Dildo and Bowser comes clean about a hoverboard mystery!

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Bowser is hosting solo again but is joined by Olivia Taylor Dudley! They discuss coffin clubs, body found at the Magic Castle and demon toys!

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Bowser is joined by special guest Ted Raimi to discuss some Weird of the Week, Ted's career and read a listener story!

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Bowser and Jess are joined by special guest Karyn Kusama (The Invitation, XX)! They talk all about her films and the horror genre, another case of rectum smuggling, murder text and listener stories!

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Jess and Bowser are back this week to talk about the gold butt smuggler, a long lost continent and Beware The Slenderman on HBO! 

Want more Bizarre States? You can watch Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser record their podcast episodes live Wednesdays at 4pm PST on Alpha and YouTube, or catch up on all the episodes you missed on Alpha.

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Andrew and Jess are joined by a special guest, Peter Von Puttkamer! They talk about the slender man, sasquatch and Bowser has gifts!

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Jessica is joined by Nerdist's very own Alicia Lutes! They talk about the dildo bandit, the man with the 19" penis, Japanties USA and ALIENS!

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Bowser and Jess are back this week with "Welcome to Poo Corner", weird Detroit stories, #japanty and Chobot's ghost town trip!

Note: There is a buzz in this episode 

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