Author Archives: Jason Korbus

About Jason Korbus

Friend, family member, possible werewolf. I co-host Strange Frequencies Radio, blog at Confidential Korbus, and generally walk among the weird. When I'm not doing busywork, I can usually be found with my nose in a book, my eyes glued to a glowing screen, or my ears tuned to The Ramones.

SFR 481: Perchance To Dream

–Strange Frequencies Radio is underway and, what? No announcements? Jason is too happy because he has finally gone mobile, just now realizing after nearly a decade that his iPhone earbuds have a built-in microphone. He’s hands-free like the rest of … Continue reading

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SFR 480: Be Blessed

–Strange Frequencies Radio kicks off with Bobby wishing Jason was in-studio so he could force a Guiness on him. But there’s only one beer he likes, and that isn’t it. This leads to us discussing the weird and funny things … Continue reading

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SFR 479: Hoaxing Hate

–Strange Frequencies Radio is back in your life, and before we get to the world of the weird, Bobby gives a PSA on flu shots. Turns out that, after years of getting the flu vaccine himself, he skipped this year, … Continue reading

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SFR 478: WTF Moments

–The boys are back in studio, but not before discovering shattered glass all over the floor. Who, or what, could have done this?! –Jason tried to cheer Bobby up by giving him his belated Christmas gift, a field manual for … Continue reading

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SFR 477: How To Get Away With Racial Slurs

—Unsolved Mysteries, the show the got Jason into the paranormal and true crime, is being rebooted by Netflix. The good news is that the original production team is involved. The bad news is, we don’t know who will host. Bobby … Continue reading

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SFR 476: After the Shutdown

–Hey, we’re back after our hiatus and guess what? Tech problems were waiting for us. Typical SFR, in other words… –So why did we go on hiatus, anyway? It centered on Bobby’s job interfering with our recording times. After he … Continue reading

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We are fun loving, skeptically minded dudes who still like talking about the paranormal, monsters, pop culture, true crime, and a variety of other weird things that weirdos like us enjoy. Check us out on Facebook or Twitter, and subscribe … Continue reading

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SFR 475: Cheers To Ten Years

–This week marks the 10th anniversary of Strange Frequencies Radio! As Jason is so fond of saying, “they said we wouldn’t last.” Who ever said that? No one. –Cheers to ten years! Bobby and Jason share a couple cinnamon sugar … Continue reading

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SFR 474: Solid Rod of Pain

–It’s been a few weeks since we’ve been with you, thanks for sticking with us. Bobby spent the past few days in Florida, while Jason still awaits an invitation someday. –There’s UFOs over Ireland, and we’re not surprised. –A quick … Continue reading

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SFR 473: Halloween History | Guest: Lesley Bannatyne

–You thought that witches were going to hex Kavanaugh and just get away with it? Oh, hell no! Now an exorcist has stepped into the fray with strong words and a mass of his own. Who will emerge victorious? –The … Continue reading

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SFR 472: Hairy And Scary | Guest: Linda Godfrey

–Strange Frequencies Radio is back in your life, and we’re mystified about the story of a “vampire child” burial, where a rock is placed in their mouth. Spit it out, Vlad! –A Salem house, which may or may not really … Continue reading

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SFR 471: Mostly Ghostly

–Bobby kicks off the show by playing the Ramones’ Pet Sematary, which is a perfect intro to talking about the new Pet Sematary movie trailer. –Remember those Cottingley fairy photos we were hoping to buy, or have gifted to us? … Continue reading

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SFR 470: Werewolf October

–It’s the first show of Werewolf October! –We asked our audience what they wanted to hear on Strange Frequencies Radio, and the results were clear. People want the woo! Well, more woo they shall get. Both today, and throughout the … Continue reading

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SFR 469: Unwanted Advances

–Jason is back in-studio for the second week in a row. It’s always a better show when the boys are together. However, Jason can’t find his microphone’s pop filter, but Bobby found where the cat drug it just before we … Continue reading

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SFR 468: Who Do We Appreciate?

–Strange Frequencies Radio is here, and Jason is back in-studio for the first time in a month or so. –Somehow the revelation is made that Jason once licked his cat, Wally, to get him to calm down. It didn’t work. … Continue reading

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SFR 467: How To Make Money On A Disaster

–Strange Frequencies Radio begins, and Bobby professes to miss doing the show together in-studio. Jason reaffirms his belief that Bobby is conspiring to keep him away from his house, detailing instances where the kibosh as been put on his recent … Continue reading

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SFR 466: Bobby, Take The Wheel!

–Jason has a text document with several stories lined up for SFR, but hands the show over to Bobby because there is ONE STORY he wanted to spend the broadcast on. But first… –SFR’s recording almost had to be delayed … Continue reading

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SFR 465: A Bubble Off Plumb

–Jason opens the show stumbling over his own name, among other things. Then we learn a couple things about bubbles and plumbs. —Pope Francis is receiving increased pressure to speak out about the allegations made against him by Archbishop Vigano. … Continue reading

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SFR 464: Riveting Radio

–The introductions are barely over when Bobby jumps in wanting to talk about Alex Jones again. Last week’s commentary about his banning prompted varying feedback. —Antifa thugs club a progressive liberal over the head at a Portland rally. His crime? … Continue reading

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SFR 463: Relax And Eat A Taco

–The plan was to record a podcast last Friday night, on the eve of the Nelson family pig roast, with our drunk and stoned friends. But due to a late start, and excessive inebriation, it quickly went off the rails. … Continue reading

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SFR 462: The B Goes On

–Nothing to see here. Just a couple of aging dudes talking about their balding. Bobby has given up altogether, going from constantly wearing hats to just shaving his hair off. Jason is going to hang in there until it passes … Continue reading

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SFR 461: Christmas in July

–After some confusion over who would talk first, Bobby finally gets to talk about celebrating Christmas in July here on Strange Frequencies Radio. –Bobby says that a Pennsylvania board has designated Bill Cosby as a violent sexual predator and, as … Continue reading

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SFR 460: Professor Paranormal | Guest: Loyd Auerbach

–The show kicks off with Bobby and Jason trying to figure out where they want to begin. Should we talk about Trump and Putin? Bobby says we can’t ignore it. Should we talk about Elon Musk calling a Thai rescue … Continue reading

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SFR 459: You Big Baby!

–Jason kicks off the show by admonishing Bobby, because he’s been bad, and that’s what needed to be done. –Bobby talks about seeing 4th of July fireworks celebrations four times this year. Jason prefers staying home and just listening to … Continue reading

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SFR 458: Fight No More Forever | Guest: Ken Gerhard

–We’re back after a nearly one month hiatus while Bobby went gallivanting across Florida with starfish on his head. So after being separated for so long, what do we talk about now that we’re back together? Pizza. –Next, we bring … Continue reading

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SFR 457: A Cosmic Conundrum | Guest: Nick Redfern

–We attempt to start off the show as our alter egos, Nigel the Cosmonaut and Sammy Spacecraft, on our fictional podcast Cosmic Conundrum (or is it Cosmic Quandaries?), but after we play our cheesy musical intro, it dissolves into a … Continue reading

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SFR 456: A Royal Pain

–Do you like our show’s intro theme? Bobby tells its origins right at the top of the show, then struggles to find the song that inspired it. But don’t worry, he gets there eventually. –We are doing a semi-impromptu recording … Continue reading

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SFR 455: You’re the Best Around

–We are back recording on another Wednesday night! Bobby starts it off by talking about his newfound love of Budweiser’s Freedom Reserve Red Lager. Jason, who doesn’t drink beer, recommended it. Why? Because it’s based on a recipe by George … Continue reading

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SFR 454: Surprise Minisode!

–SFR is back after another hiatus. This time, it started of a health scare in Jason’s family. That’s right, it was finally Jason’s fault! But then, just as we were set to return last Sunday, Bobby’s laptop crashed, forcing him … Continue reading

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SFR 453: Last Minute Cancellation

–Hot damn! Bobby is here two weeks in a row! Now let’s see if we can actually record a show this week that doesn’t sound like we are broadcasting from a well. –Jason brings up the recent military strikes in … Continue reading

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SFR 452: Creepy Characters

***We are aware of the poor audio quality. We clearly goofed.*** –It’s been a long 2 weeks off, and it feels like we have missed so much. So instead of having a set lineup, we’re just winging it today. Whatever … Continue reading

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SFR 451: Unpopular Opinions

–Wow, we’re back doing a live broadcast on Sunday! Bobby was not too sick, nor did he remember he had another kid that was celebrating a birthday, and he didn’t go out of town with Anderson Cooper or something. Fun! … Continue reading

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SFR 450: Saturday Night Live

–Here we are on a Saturday night, broadcasting a live show, all because Bobby can’t make it Sunday. Again! But seriously, he has a pretty legitimate reason, and we’re fired up to talk through the issues of the week. Doesn’t … Continue reading

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SFR 449: Gluten Free Minisode

–We are back with you. This time, recording a Minisode over the phone Monday night because Bobby’s daughter had a birthday. Jason runs down a list of grievances with these children of his. –Someone has placed a statue of Jason … Continue reading

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SFR 448: The Way of the Gun

–Strange Frequencies Radio is back, and today we’ll be diving into the recent Florida school shooting, and giving our thoughts on the reaction, including discussing gun control. –But first, it’s Bobby’s birthday tomorrow, and Jason again has gifted him a … Continue reading

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SFR 447: Slippery When Wet

–We missed this past Sunday’s show because Bobby went on a quick getaway. We’re back with this Minisode to make it up, and should be back again Sunday, too! –After our last live show, we posted a picture of Jason … Continue reading

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SFR 446: Destination Weird

–The live show started about a half hour late today. Why? Because the Nelson family kitten came down to the SFR studio and chewed through a bunch of cords. Bad kitty! –If you need some good news: a Maryland “psychic” … Continue reading

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SFR 445: Superb Owl

–The much ballyhooed Nunes memo ends up being a flop – more nonsense from a partisan hack – but Trump still says it “vindicates” him, and Bobby wants to know why he keeps using that word. Jason shares a few … Continue reading

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SFR 444: The Power of Four

–According to the Doomsday clock, we are now two minutes away from “apocalyptic midnight.” Just what does all this mean? And is it worth worrying about at all? –What’s been weirding you out this week? Jason brings up a 2005 … Continue reading

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SFR 443: Shut It Down

–We start off with some sad news: Bobby’s college classmate and friend, Jessie, dies in a snowmobile accident that also took the life of her cousin. –Our area of Northwest Ohio and Southeastern Michigan experienced a meteor/fireball that freaked a … Continue reading

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SFR 442: Our Shitholes, Ourselves

–Big news: Strange Frequencies Radio has a “new” chatroom. Our live show links have been updated. So hit up this page here, create yourself a username, and chat with us! –The talk of Oprah running for president heated up this … Continue reading

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SFR 441: Fire and Fury

–We’re back! It’s a new year, and there’s a new look for our studio as well. The live viewers are seeing a whole new angle, with Bobby’s autographed photos just within frame. Jason, meanwhile, is worried this rickety chair he … Continue reading

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SFR 440: One With The Force

–We missed Sunday’s show while Bobby worked, but are together tonight via the magic of Skype recording a new episode. We hope you want to hear about Star Wars, because it takes up the vast majority of this discussion. –We … Continue reading

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SFR 439: Bake the Cake

–Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi had its world premiere, and Bobby spent his late night trying to find spoilers while Jason helped. This week, a large group of us will check out opening night, and Jason is looking … Continue reading

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SFR 438: Charlie Don’t Surf

–We are back with you here at the end of a Thanksgiving weekend. How was your holiday? Bobby’s family took in a stray kitten, Jason took on a couple pounds. Also, when we are “thankful,” who or what are we … Continue reading

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SFR 437: King of Hearts

–Bobby wants to kick off the show talking about how, last week, he got his car stuck on a flooded street. Bad news is, he had to wait in the rain for 90 minutes, and the car isn’t quite the … Continue reading

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SFR 436: Tabula Rasa

–We are back live and recording, and while there is plenty to discuss, we have nothing planned. It’s a free-for-all, y’all. –Don’t ask Bobby what is on his mind unless you want to hear him talk about how bummed he … Continue reading

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SFR 435: Embrace Your Strange

–Bobby and friends went to Detroit to experience Theater Bizarre and tells of the things he witnessed. Jason declined an invitation, because he hates crowds and socialization. –This past week marked the 50th anniversary of the Patterson-Gimlin film! We once … Continue reading

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SFR 434: Sunday Strange

–Your Sunday Strange is back after a week away and it’s great to be with you. Before we really begin the show, Bobby wants to talk about, and have Jason feel, his new iPhone. –Though we have been trying to … Continue reading

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SFR 433: Keep it Weird

–The second girl in the Slenderman stabbing case is also working out a deal, agreeing to plead guilty to the crime which could potentially keep her in a mental health facility for up to 40 years. –Philip Morris, a legendary … Continue reading

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