FEAR NOT

FEAR NOT

By Stone & Company Entertainment
FEAR NOT! A weekly info-comedy podcast debunking all the fear mongering we hear every day. Hosts Dr. Barry Glassner (bestselling author of The Culture of Fear) and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!) use research and an abundance of humor to debunk the overstated headlines that bombard us in social media and the news. Then Barry drops one truly dangerous thing on us that could actually kill us.
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12 - FEAR AIRBAGS, DOG LICKS, BIKE DEATHS, N.D.T. TWEETS, "BABY SHARK" + so much more...
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day. On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry discuss people having limbs amputated from dog licks, hands at 10 & 2 is bad, biking to work (in LA) is a death wish, and Fear a Florida city that blasts Baby Shark to scare off the homeless. Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: Neil Degrasse Tyson's controversial tweets?!?! Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden Twitter @AlonzoBodden  Instagram @ zofunny  Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner Instagram @barryglassner  Website https://www.barryglassner.com/  Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
44:33
August 24, 2019
11 - FEAR MEXICAN IMMIGRATION, ARABIC Numerals, TRUMP ROLLBACKS + so much more
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry talk about Republicans demand Arabic numerals removed from schools, American immigrants are flooding into Mexico, Processed foods are the cause of obesity.  Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: Trump's out of control rollbacks.  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden Instagram @ zofunny Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner Website https://www.barryglassner.com/ Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk   © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com
31:41
August 17, 2019
10 - Updates: FEAR the NRA, Romney's Afraid of Candles + so much more
On this episode of FEAR NOT Alonzo and Barry have "important" updates of past stories: shark attacks up in the US, winner of Trump v The ‘Squad,’  10,000 steps are bad for your heart, a presidential candidate falls for bacteria blow out story, and who wins the least fear mongering democrat debate performance.  Plus Barry updates us on a Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: It’s the NRA! Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden Instagram @ zofunny Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner Website https://www.barryglassner.com/ Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk Fear Not is produced by Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
34:22
August 10, 2019
9 - DEM DEBATE FEAR Mongering! Trump v Dems, Who's the Worst?
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Barry Glassner is joined by…well…nobody. Alonzo is on the road so Barry is going solo. Barry discusses the two night democratic national debate (July 30 & 31). And tells us if we really should be afraid of the Democratic fear mongering? And if Trump lies as much as the Dems.  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden  Instagram @ zofunny Website  http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner  Website https://www.barryglassner.com/  Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
20:04
August 2, 2019
8 - TRUMP Fears Socialism, FEAR Coffee, Gwyneth P. & more, NOT!
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry discuss the rising fears related to socialism. Especially because president Trump can’t go 1 day without talking about it. We discuss tourists dying in the Dominican Republic, Gwyneth Paltrow’s fear mongering sales techniques, how much coffee is too much coffee, and more.  Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: It’s drunk drivers?!?!  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden  Instagram @ zofunny  Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner  Website https://www.barryglassner.com/  Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
47:15
July 26, 2019
7 - Fear Trump’s Fearmongering, NOT!
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry break down Donald Trumps response to questions after his ‘Made in America’ event. Barry shows how to debunk fearmongering and Alonzo brings the funny.  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden  Instagram @ zofunny  Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner  Website https://www.barryglassner.com/  Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
31:31
July 19, 2019
6 - Fear phone trackers, lawn mowers, depressed vegans, fast food employees & fitness step counters, NOT! + fear charter schools, YES!
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry discuss the rising fears related to phone tracking apps monitoring your every move, lawn mowers mowing over children, a new study says that a vegan diet may cause depression, 10,000 steps may cause more stress than strength, and fast food employees bathing in their kitchens? Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: It’s charter schools?!?!  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden Instagram @ zofunny Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner Website https://www.barryglassner.com/  Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
44:48
July 11, 2019
5 - Fear lawnmower parents, trying on underwear, fetal research, liberal bullies & boxers in your Uber Eats, NOT! + don’t trust your neighborhood watch app, YES!
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry discuss the rising fears related to lawnmower parenting, whether or not you can get a disease from trying on underwear at the department store, Trumps halt on fetal testing, Kanye’s claim that liberals bully more than anyone, and dirty underwear are found in a Florida man’s food delivery.  Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: It’s your neighborhood watch app?!?!  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden Instagram @ zofunny Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner Website https://www.barryglassner.com/  Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
41:00
July 4, 2019
4 - Fear shark attacks, active shooter drills, the 5G apocalypse, & facial recognition technology, NOT! + no more maple syrup, YES!
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry discuss the rising fears related to shark attacks at the cape, whether or not active shooter drills are helping our youth, if 5G cell technology is giving us brain cancer, & facial technology being banned in the tech capital.  Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: It’s Maple Syrup?!?!  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden Instagram @ zofunny Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner Website https://www.barryglassner.com/ Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
33:17
June 26, 2019
3 - Fear kids with too much screen time, low birth rates, trump tweets and stocks tank, & online trolls, NOT! + men who hate female scientists, YES!
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry discuss the rising fears related to an overexposure to screen time for our youth, the lowest US birth rate in over 30 years, trump tweets and the stock market dips & online trolls can ruin a relationship.  Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert:  It’s men who hate female scientists! Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden Instagram @ zofunny Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner Website https://www.barryglassner.com/ Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
37:04
June 20, 2019
2 - Fear Home Security, Toilets, Genetically Modified Monkeys, Hot Dog Ban & Severed Penises, NOT! + NRA, YES!
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry discuss the rising fears related to genetically modified monkeys, home security systems, the future of toilets, New York’s ban on hot dogs, and a Texas mortician collecting severed penises.  Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: It’s the NRA!  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden Instagram @ zofunny Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/   Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner Website https://www.barryglassner.com/ Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk   © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/  
34:10
June 12, 2019
1 - Fear Grand Canyon, Alcohol, Birthday Cake, Trump Lies, & Exploding AirPods, NOT! + Measles, YES!
Fear NOT is a weekly comedy news podcast inspired by the work of bestselling author, sociologist, and the world’s foremost expert on fear and fear mongering, Dr. Barry Glassner. Hosted by Barry and comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, Last Comic Standing) Fear NOT uses research and an abundance of humor to debunk the fake news, exaggerations, and overstated headlines we hear and read every day.  On this episode of Fear NOT Alonzo and Barry discuss the rising fears related to a string of deaths at the Grand Canyon, a new study that says any alcohol is bad for your health, blowing out birthday candles adds 1400 times the bacteria to your cake, Trump lies about…well everything & exploding AirPods. Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: It’s Measles!  Check us out and submit a fear at fearnotofficial.com Where to find Alonzo Bodden  Twitter @AlonzoBodden Instagram @ zofunny Website http://www.alonzobodden.com/ Where to find Dr. Barry Glassner  Instagram @barryglassner Website https://www.barryglassner.com/ Buy The Culture of Fear at https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Fear-Americans-Afraid-Things/dp/1541673484/ref=dp_ob_title_bk © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment https://www.stonetv.com/
44:38
June 12, 2019
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