West By Pod

West By Pod

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An absurdist look at the wilds of West Virginia from some of the locals, hailing from Pendleton County, WV


The West Virginia Smidge
Jun 20 • 34 min
A Special Co-Host • Voicemails • Kittens in Cars • West Virginia Day Trivia • Jason Shows Up in the Final Minutes
Religion & Quantum Mechanics (At the Same Time)
Jun 14 • 32 min
Solving the Science vs Religion Debate with Math • 4-H Camp Legends • Caffeine Free Blood • Fresh-Squeezed Jason • Doctor’s Office Attire • Fake Moon Landing
Metaphorical Groundhog Father
Jun 6 • 38 min
Turtles • Sleep • Street Corners • Baking Shows • Sleep • Bottle-Feeding Cats? • Pointy Mountains • (Rescue) Squad Goals • Most West Virginia Thing Gets Weird
Jayssonjasonssonmarcus Lee Smith
May 31 • 40 min
A very graphic birth episode. Listen, but don’t touch anything blue.
20th Episode Spectacunale!
Apr 29 • 32 min
Last episode until June. Stuff happens. We talked about it. Kids fight. We went home.
Easter Candy, Human Sacrifice, Easter Candy
Apr 19 • 31 min
End of List. Goodnight everybody!
The Frontier Has Been Tarnished
Apr 12 • 35 min
Kids • Floods • Fires • Fish (Made Of Wood) • People You Know In Far Off Places • Mr. Oinky Died BTW.
The Money Pit Stares Back
Apr 5 • 38 min
A Very Pendleton County episode. PBS • Satellite Dishes • Vintage Billy Ray • Sugar Grove Station • Enrollment Numbers • A Prophecy from the campaign days fulfilled.
Emergency Codpast
Apr 1 • 1 min
On a very special episode • Bombshell! • Cryptic Audio Files • • Mothman Lives! • Pig Latin? • A Mountain Dew Drinking Contest • April Aprilness
Preserved Food Hole
Mar 29 • 34 min
March Marchness Round 3 • Cereal • Cellars • Closed Businesses • That Corporate Ladder • 80s Pitch Meetings • Gremlins 2 Rules!
Et Tu, Saint Paddy?
Mar 22 • 34 min
The Plague • Round 1 of March Marchness • Springtime for Hitler Assassination Attempts? • Secret Service Run-Ins • 4-H Camp Stories
March Marchness
Mar 15 • 37 min
A follow-up to the Treasure Mountain Festival kerfuffle including an Interview • High School Football Anecdote • Get your Brackets ready because March Marchness begins!
A Big Pile of Ashes
Mar 8 • 40 min
Lent • ATMs! • Treasure Mountain Festival Update • A Top List Numbered to 10 • A Lively Cake Discussion • Happy Birthday Traci
Woop Woop Survivors
Mar 1 • 34 min
Jason Stays Up Late To Watch A Movie He Later Regrets (again) • The Most West Virginia Thing • Oscars • Late Night Hosts • Grocery Store Run
Asking an Awful Lot of Our Monsters
Feb 17 • 32 min
Zombie Biology • Additional Monsters • Trash Cans • Mud Holes • Rural Broadband • Dracula: Dead and Loving It.
Entertainment for Your Bias
Feb 8 • 31 min
On a very special episode. Religion • Atheism • The Plaque
Practically a Charter School
Jan 31 • 31 min
Caticorns • Bounce Houses • Summer Saver • Citizen Cane for some reason • Jason Drinks Mountain Dew
‘Em Bridges Are A Burnin’
Jan 25 • 31 min
Oinky the Bank Mascot • The story behind the Treasure Mountain Festival social media debacle • Logos & Branding • Elder Millennials
Downstairs Problems
Jan 18 • 27 min
Identity theft is no joke • Crawlspace Cats • Junk Lasting More Than Four Hours
January Hangover Zone
Jan 11 • 33 min
Seahorses • Legos Everywhere • Kid Art • Heartspark • Birdbox • January Sucks
Anti Claus: A Very Belated Christmas
Jan 5 • 36 min
On this weeks-late episode, we talk about Christmas, and why Santa may be the devil, and other, more pleasant, holiday memories.
One Finger Wave
Dec 6, 2018 • 36 min
The Final Football Game • Grocery Store Lines in a Small Town • Waving Etiquette • Holiday Plates • The Wheels Have Come Off
Ernest Saves the Spacetime Continuum
Nov 27, 2018 • 29 min
Santa Death Theory • Acting Career Death Theory • The 3 Best Christmas Movies! • Leaf or Squirrel? • Whatever the First 30 Seconds Was. All in 28 minutes!
The Enduring Legacy of Crabapple Jim
Nov 21, 2018 • 25 min
Thanksgiving • Future Community Play Hecklers • Drunk Raccoons • Crabby Jim is Angry at the World • Abridged Early American History All in under 24 minutes!
This Episode is Haunted
Nov 14, 2018 • 62 min
Mike and Jason discuss their adventures at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum and why it took five weeks to record this episode.
Preview: It’s about Salamanders
Oct 14, 2018 • 1 min
This one is short, but it’s hard to have a dialog when you’re the only person that shows up. The test pod.