29 episodes

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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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.

    29 - BREAKING NEWS!!!

    29 - BREAKING NEWS!!!

    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 and Alonzo announce the end of season one. Fear Not will be back in the new year. But don’t let this short hiatus stop you from submitting your fears to fearnot.com or @fearnotofficial on twitter and @fearnot_official on instagram.



    Plus Barry & Adam talk about a Florida man who gave a Florida gator beer and let it bite him.



    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





    Where to find more Fear Not

    Twitter @fearnotofficial

    Instagram @fearnot_official





    © 2019 Stone and Company Entertainment

    https://www.stonetv.com/

    • 1 min
    28 - FEAR CHARTER SCHOOLS AND DRUNK FLORIDA ALLIGATORS

    28 - FEAR CHARTER SCHOOLS AND DRUNK FLORIDA ALLIGATORS

    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 our producer Adam Everist and they talk about charter schools, a topic that was heavily debated by Alonzo and Barry on episode 4.



    Plus Barry & Adam talk about a Florida man who gave a Florida gator beer and let it bite him.



    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/

    • 24 min
    27 - FEAR MORE ACTIVE SHOOTER DRILLS, AND PORN SITE TAKEOVER OF MIAMI'S AAA + SO MUCH MORE

    27 - FEAR MORE ACTIVE SHOOTER DRILLS, AND PORN SITE TAKEOVER OF MIAMI'S AAA + 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 Barry Glassner is joined by our producer Adam Everist and they talk about active shooter drills. We update our story from episode four with new shocking details.



    Plus Barry & Adam talk about the Miami Heat stadium which is getting a new sponsor…and it is so Florida.



    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/

    • 24 min
    26 - FOX DECLARES: WAR ON THANKSGIVING, TURKEY KILLS, MILLENNIALS FEAR ENTERTAINING, PLAY CHRISTMAS MUSIC BEFORE THANKSGIVING...GO TO JAIL + so much more. Happy Thanksgiving!

    26 - FOX DECLARES: WAR ON THANKSGIVING, TURKEY KILLS, MILLENNIALS FEAR ENTERTAINING, PLAY CHRISTMAS MUSIC BEFORE THANKSGIVING...GO TO JAIL + so much more. Happy Thanksgiving!

    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 our producer Adam Everist and they talk about all things Thanksgiving Fear. Fox calls out “lefties” for calling for a ban of Thanksgiving, Turkey and Cranberries will kill you, Stats say you will be fighting on the holiday, and more.



    Plus Barry & Adam talk about a Florida family who had a killer argument.







    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/

    • 28 min
    25 - FEAR MEASLES, IMMUNE AMNESIA, FLORIDA COPS & INSTAGRAM MODELS + SO MUCH MORE!

    25 - FEAR MEASLES, IMMUNE AMNESIA, FLORIDA COPS & INSTAGRAM MODELS + 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 Barry Glassner is joined by our producer Adam Everist and they update you on everything anti-vaccination. It was Barrys fear of the week, but he has had a lot of updates to present. Tune in to get caught up on the fight.

    Plus Barry & Adam talk about a Miami police officer who was fired over a Social Media video….of him…and strippers.

    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

    • 25 min
    24 - FEAR OFFENDING PEOPLE, STAGE FRIGHT, NOT GETTING LAUGHS, & HECKLERS

    24 - FEAR OFFENDING PEOPLE, STAGE FRIGHT, NOT GETTING LAUGHS, & HECKLERS

    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 counts talks about what he knows best…comedy. We are answering listener submitted questions. What do I do if nobody laughs at my jokes? How do I deal with a heckler? Am I offending people or is the audience too soft? How do I take the first steps to becoming a stand up?



    Plus Barry tells us what he fears in his Fear of the Week. Spoiler Alert: US life expectancy on the decline!!!





    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/

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
176 Ratings

176 Ratings

bigmike53 ,

You Gotta ...

Listen to this podcast. Informative and more important, FUNNY! Well worth listening too

loisjean ,

Favorite Podcast

Miss you 2. Really need you to chase the fear away!!!

Sidekick of Queen Anne ,

Missing Alonzo & Dr. Barry

Really miss this podcast. When are you coming back? The first quarter of 2020 is almost over and Fear Not has been quiet since before Christmas. Alonzo, you’re on everybody’s podcast but your own.

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