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OBSESSED is a comedy podcast about liking things a little too much. Hosted by comedian and writer, Joseph Scrimshaw, guests share their deepest loves from Star Wars to Knitting to Pro-Wrestling to Cats and everything in between.

OBSESSED is a comedy podcast about liking things a little too much. Hosted by comedian and writer, Joseph Scrimshaw, guests share their deepest loves from Star Wars to Knitting to Pro-Wrestling to Cats and everything in between.
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Minneapolis, MN

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OBSESSED is a comedy podcast about liking things a little too much. Hosted by comedian and writer, Joseph Scrimshaw, guests share their deepest loves from Star Wars to Knitting to Pro-Wrestling to Cats and everything in between.

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English


Episodes

STREET LEVEL SUPERHEROES: Obsessed Ep 236 with Ed Greer

12/13/2018
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Comedian, writer, and pop culture aficionado Ed Greer loves the superheroes who fight for the little people--particularly Daredevil and The Punisher. Jump through the rooftops of the city you must save while listening to this episode! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:14:19

MARY POPPINS: Obsessed Ep 235 with Sara Scrimshaw

12/6/2018
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Historian, dancer, and Joseph's partner, Sara Scrimshaw is back to discuss her deep love of the movie and the character Mary Poppins. Also, we discuss whether or not Mary Poppins is a Time Lord and the feminist ideas in the movie! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:22:12

LONESOME DOVE: Obsessed Ep 234 with Phoebe Bottoms

11/29/2018
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One of our favorite guests, comedian Phoebe Bottoms, returns to share her deep love of the anti-Western Lonesome Dove and the whole Larry McMurtryverse. Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:22:13

SGT PEPPERS THE MOVIE: Obsessed Ep 233 with J. Elvis Weinstein

11/21/2018
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Comedian, writer, documentary filmmaker J. Elvis Weinstein (MST3K, I Need You To Kill, Freaks & Geeks) has a special spot in his heart for the bizarre late 70s Beatles musical THAT DOES NOT HAVE THE BEATLES IN IT. Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:12:23

NFL QUARTERBACKS: Obsessed Ep 232 with Adam Lueck

11/15/2018
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Film buff, financial analyst, and former football player, Adam Lueck shares his obsession with NFL Quarterbacks. Joseph learns a lot. Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:14:11

SONDHEIM: Obsessed Ep 231 with Nadia Osman

11/8/2018
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Writer and comedian Nadia Osman shares how she rebelled against her parents by getting really into the music and life of Stephen Sondheim. Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:15:01

VOTING: Obsessed Ep 230 with Sara Scrimshaw

11/1/2018
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Just in time for the 2018 mid-terms, Joseph and Sara Scrimshaw get super obsessive about voting. How to stay inspired, trap doors for debates, dressing up as Victoria Woodhull, and much more! WARNING: Contains strong political and civil opinions and questions! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:19:03

FRIDAY the 13th: Obsessed Ep 229 with Mark Reilly

10/25/2018
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Movie lover and trivia champ, Mark Reilly (Collider Video, Schmoedown), loves the horror and absurdity of the whole Friday the 13th movie franchise. Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:02:00

JOHN CARPENTER'S HALLOWEEN: Obsessed Ep 228 with J. Christopher Arrison

10/18/2018
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On the eve of the new Halloween movie, uber-fan J. Christopher Arrison (Adult Swim) shares his deep love of the original 1978 film and his path to acceptance of the slasher film craze it inspired! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:23:45

MURDER HOUSE of FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT: Obsessed Ep 227 with Jen Leavitt

10/11/2018
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In celebration of Halloween times, museum expert and tour guide Jen Leavitt returns to discuss Taliesin, a strange murder and fire prone house built by Frank Lloyd Wright that for some reason IS NOT COMMON KNOWLEDGE. Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:04:26

TARGET: Obsessed Ep 226 with Jeremy Stomberg

10/4/2018
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Announcer, host, and fellow Minnesotan Jeremy Stomberg (MN Roller Girls, F1RST Wrestling), shares his love of the retail chain, Target, with Joseph. And Joseph shares lots of Target love right back. Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:11:53

SOLO: Obsessed Ep 225 with Clarke Wolfe, Matt Belknap, and Riley Silverman

9/27/2018
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Our Star Wars tradition continues! Joseph is joined by Clarke Wolfe (DC Daily), Matt Belknap (Never Not Funny), and Riley Silverman (International Waters podcast) to agree, disagree, and joke about all things Solo: A Star Wars Story! A movie with a backstory as complex as the main character! As always, thanks to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:32:39

EPIC SCIENCE FANTASY: Obsessed Ep 224 with Paul Feldman

9/20/2018
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Writer Paul Feldman is obsessed with a very specific genre--the cross-section of D&D, heavy metal, and epic sci-fan/fantasy of the late 70s and early 80s! We talk darkness, wizards, Satan, and comedy! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:12:43

SHOWGIRLS: Obsessed Ep 223 with Claudia Dolph

9/13/2018
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Dancer, producer, and big pop culture fan shares her fascination with the bizarre film that is Showgirls. We talk the goals of the film, the failures of the film, bad cheeseburger eating, and the community that's built up around the movie. (CW: We briefly discuss the scenes of assault in the film.) Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:09:47

SPREADSHEETS: Obsessed Ep 222 with Sara Scrimshaw

9/6/2018
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Joseph is joined by his wife Sara to discuss her deep affection for Spreadsheets--Excel, Word, and generally keeping the world organized. Thanks to our Patreon patron, Wendy Fossum, for suggesting the topic! As always, thanks to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:08:37

CYCLOPS: Obsessed Ep 221 with David Nett

8/30/2018
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Writer, producer, gamer, fitness instructor David Nett shares his deep love with Cyclops from the X-Men! Open your visor, blast your optic beams, and listen! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:06:59

POKÉMON GO: Obsesed Ep 220 with Aubrey Turner

8/23/2018
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Musician, audio engineer, and one half of The Doubleclicks, Aubrey Turner, shares her obsession with the unique mobile game, Pokémon Go! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our theme music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:07:26

WIKIPEDIA: Obsessed Ep 219 with Josh Fruhlinger

8/16/2018
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Writer, comedian, and defiant blogger, Josh Fruhlinger, shares his deep knowledge of Wikipedia! Editor Wars! Citations Needed! Jump on the information superhighway with us! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:10:53

LORD of the RINGS: Obsessed Ep 218 with Rachel Cushing

8/9/2018
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Rachel Cushing, editor of television and fierce competitor on Collider's Movie Trivia Schmoedown, is deeply obsessed with Lord of the Rings books, movies, and everything. Thanks as always to Molly Lewis and for our music and Bryan Ward for our artwork.

Duration:01:07:57

BEING A GAME MASTER: Obsessed Ep 217 with Richard Malena-Webber

8/2/2018
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Step behind the GM screen, as game designer and podcaster Richard Malena-Webber shares his love of running Roleplaying Games! Everything from D&D to a game where he bit the head off of a Play-Doh monster! Thanks as always to Molly Lewis for our music and Bryan E. Ward for our artwork!

Duration:01:07:02