Bizarre States
Bizarre States
Jessica Chobot, Andrew Bowser, Nerdist Industries
Join Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser as they lift the veil and showcase the hauntings, urban myths, unsolved murders and general oddities that everyone has experienced but no one wants to talk about.
It's Raining Cats and Frogs
Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser round up the weirdest news of the week, including ghost islands, a mysterious whale corpse found in a jungle, and decapitated mummies. Then they dive into the history of real instances where animals fell from the sky.
Feb 28, 2019
1 hr
2019: The Year of the Grenade
Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser go into the weirdest news of the week, including turning yourself into a statue, abandoned sharks, and what happens when a man named Bud Weisser trespasses at a brewery with a similar name. Also they try to break down why so many people have been finding really old grenades recently.
Feb 21, 2019
57 min
Bizarre States with Special Guest Nicholas McCarthy!
Horror fans rejoice! This week is an all-horror episode where Andrew Bowser is joined by Nicholas McCarthy, the director of Orion Pictures' _The Prodigy_. They talk horror movie shop, getting into influences, paranormal experiences, and how to construct a good scare in _The Prodigy._ Also, Bowser is joined by actress Sarah Hay, who recounts a haunting that occurred during the filming of her film _Braid._
Feb 14, 2019
55 min
Bizarre States with Special Guest Roz Drezfalez!
Jessica Chobot is joined by comedian Roz Drezfalez, host of the "Ghosted! with Roz Drezfalez" podcast. The pair chat about Roz's history with the paranormal, ouija boards, Los Angeles hauntings, and Amelia Earhart. Oh, and they call that the Weird of the Week trend for 2019 will be people finding old grenades hidden in places they shouldn't be.
Feb 7, 2019
54 min
The One About Grenades, Vanilla Extract, and Taco Bell
Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser dive into the weirdest news of the week along with some spooky stuff! Bowser dives deep into his Hot Ted Bundy conspiracy theory. And what do Florida, grenades, and delicious tacos have in common? You'll have to listen to find out.
Jan 31, 2019
1 hr 5 min
Jeremy Corbell talks Bob Lazar and Area 51
Jessica Chobot is joined by longtime friend of the show Jeremy Corbell to talk about his documentary "Bob Lazar: Area 51 & Flying Saucers" which dives deep into the life of the man who brought Area 51 into common knowledge.
Jan 24, 2019
59 min
Bowser’s Backyard Mega-Update and more!
This week hosts Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser recount a harrowing tale from Bowser's Backyard. Also Jess gives an update on her haunted mirror, Bigfoot sightings, and friendly Satan.
Jan 17, 2019
55 min
3 Million Dollar Tuna, More Fatbergs, and Doorbell Lickers
Andrew Bowser is joined by Nerdist producer Erin Vail to talk the weirdest news of the week -- including doorbell-licking prowlers, giant tuna auctions, and sewer-stopping grease plugs. And they also get into the darker side of pop culture. 
Jan 10, 2019
55 min
New Year's Listener Stories
Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser ring in the New Year right with some listener stories to instill the correct mood for 2019.
Jan 3, 2019
1 hr 4 min
Bizarre 2018 in Review
Jessica Chobot and Andrew Bowser talk their favorite 2018 moments and give some updates to stories that they covered through the year. Also they discuss what words they really think are weird. 
Dec 27, 2018
49 min
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