Weirdwide

Weirdwide

Take a step into the weird! From aliens to murderers, hauntings and monsters, to strange history and everything in between, host JD Ross takes you on a weekly journey into all things weird!

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December 7, 2022 21 min

Body doubles.  Clones.  Satanic puppets ushering in a terrifying New World Order!

Today we look at the best, and most unhinged celebrity imposter conspiracy theories that the interwebs could provide!

Forget what you know about your favorite Beatle.  Is your favorite rapper really who the media portrays? Which pop star is actually the "victim" of one of the most talked about true crime cases of the mid 90s?!?! The weird is com...

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In the mid 90s, a music producer from the UK came out with a film that shook the UFO seeking world to its core.  A 17 minute black and white movie, depicting an autopsy of an extraterrestrial from the Roswell crash in the 1940s.  The film was presented as authentic, and swore that we were all watching the real deal!

Combined with a full-length documentary starring Jonathan Frakes, the world watched in awe, while nerds and weirdos ev...

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Get out the popcorn for Weirdwide's first ever Unhinged Movies episode, JD is joined by The Ghost to discuss the supremely weird movie starring Crispin Glover as the title character. Bartleby.

When a quiet worker at a small office one day decides that he won't be doing any more work, the balance of the office is thrown into total disarray, as is the patience of those around him.

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November 9, 2022 36 min

Kanye West is controversial figure.  Massively successful rapper and businessman, Kanye has achieved success most only dream of!

But what happens to a person who becomes that successful? A combination of an ever-growing god complex, potentially unchecked mental health, and access to nearly unlimited resources can be a very troublesome mix.

Today JD dives into the life and controversies of the artist formerly known as Kanye West, and ...

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November 2, 2022 63 min

The mysteries of the universe in a deck of ornate cards!

Join JD as he is joined by his wife Trina Ross, of the Easy N' Awesome blog, and Natalie Katona, host of the podcast To All The Men I've Tolerated Before, as they discuss the ancient divination art of tarot, followed by live readings for everyone!

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Spooky Season is upon us, Weirdos!

This week JD is diving into the world of demons, hauntings, and possessions with the original Ghostbusters, Ed & Lorraine Warren!

A look at the history of the demon fighting duo, some of their most famous cases, and a small look at what some of the naysayers have to say!

Happy Halloween, Weirdos!

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Deepfake technology is advancing at an alarming rate.  With more and more ease, anyone can superimpose realistic images onto any digital content, including video!

With political, social, and more unseemly issues surrounding deepfakes, the lines between fiction and reality are being blurred more than ever before! Join JD as he dives into the strange realm of deepfakes!

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Art Bell was no stranger to high strangeness, hosting the late-night radio show, Coast to Coast am.  But one night in the late 90's, a caller called in, and what transpired may be the most infamous call of the long running show's history.  A caller claimed to have been a former employee of Area 51, and frantically warned of impending disasters to come.  Before the call could be completed, the power to the station was cut, a...

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A cheating wife who can't let go of the party girl scene.  A whanna-be filmmaker who wanted the world to think he was better than he actually was.  A guy who thought being a killer for hire was an easy money gig.  What do these three have in common? They conspired to murder a man thought by many to be the ideal husband and father.

Cory Voss was a rising star in the US Navy when his life was cut tragically short the night his wif...

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September 28, 2022 30 min

You feeling lucky this week???

JD is taking you on a journey across time, exploring the history of the lottery! From its beginnings in ancient China, it's spread across Europe, the modern day mafia connections, and the curse of the lottery!

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September 21, 2022 40 min

The Weirdoverse gets metal this week, Weirdos!!!

 

JD is deep diving into one of music's biggest showdowns, the PMRC vs some very unlikely allies. Dee Snider, Frank Zappa, and John Denver teamed up in the 1980s to stop a campaign of censorship being led by Tipper Gore.

 

What were the Filthy Fifteen? What was Tipper's end game? And how did JD manage to bring another ridiculous character to life with the singer from W.A.S.P?! Tu...

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September 14, 2022 32 min

On this deep dive into weird history, JD looks at the events leading up to the mother of all bombs, what life was life after the bomb, and much more!

From optimistic scientists to nuclear bunkers, the Cold War to the propaganda videos, this episode will leave you irradiated with weird!

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Join JD this week with a piping hot delivery of weird! This week JD is covering the strange rise and fall of Papa John!   From humble beginnings, to an empire of cheese, to code worded orders that could get you more than just pizza, and the culmination of the Papa's sweaty threats of a "Day of "Reckoning", this episode will surely sate your appetite for weirdness...even if it DOES give you a BAD craving for pizza!  ...

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August 31, 2022 31 min

Welcome Weirdos, to the very first episode of Weirdwide!

Today we turn our eyes to the skies, as we're talking about aliens!

Who are they? Where do they come from? Do we even have a plan for the first encounter(assuming that encounter hasn't already happened!) The actual plan may be more stupid than you can even imagine!

 

 

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August 22, 2022 1 min

Jump into the Weirdoverse as host JD Ross takes you down a weekly rabbit hole of weirdness! 

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