History Series / Oddities

25th Aug '16 5:03:26 PM nombretomado
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Oddities is a show produced by the DiscoveryChannel about the owners, clientele and merchandise of ''Obscura: Antiques and Oddities'' in Manhattan. Owners Mike Zohn and Evan Michelson with buyer Ryan Matthew have turned their interest in old scientific instruments, taxidermy, circuses and sideshows, Victoriana, skeletons and innumerable other strange and peculiar things into a thriving, if unusual business. Episodes often center around the pursuit of an item a collector may want and often includes visits from the colorful, interesting, unusual, possibly insane people that wander into the store.

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Oddities is a show produced by the DiscoveryChannel Creator/DiscoveryChannel about the owners, clientele and merchandise of ''Obscura: Antiques and Oddities'' in Manhattan. Owners Mike Zohn and Evan Michelson with buyer Ryan Matthew have turned their interest in old scientific instruments, taxidermy, circuses and sideshows, Victoriana, skeletons and innumerable other strange and peculiar things into a thriving, if unusual business. Episodes often center around the pursuit of an item a collector may want and often includes visits from the colorful, interesting, unusual, possibly insane people that wander into the store.
27th Jul '13 9:01:15 AM stuthehistoryguy
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* CallBack: In an early episode, the shop buys a whale's earbone from a customer who thought it was a baby skull. In a later episode, Mike and Evan visit their attorney - who is using the whale earbone as a paperweight.

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* CallBack: ContinuityNod: In an early episode, the shop buys a whale's earbone from a customer who thought it was a baby skull. In a later episode, Mike and Evan visit their attorney - who is using the whale earbone as a paperweight.
27th Jul '13 9:00:05 AM stuthehistoryguy
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* BadDate: Ryan meets the beautiful bone artist Monique and plans a romantic evening. Dinner, a meeting with another bone artist and his flesh eating beetles, what could possibly go wrong? On their second date, they mummify frogs.

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* BadDate: Ryan meets the beautiful bone artist Monique and plans a romantic evening. Dinner, a meeting with another bone artist and his flesh eating beetles, what could possibly go wrong? On their second date, they mummify frogs.frogs.
* CallBack: In an early episode, the shop buys a whale's earbone from a customer who thought it was a baby skull. In a later episode, Mike and Evan visit their attorney - who is using the whale earbone as a paperweight.
17th Dec '12 8:18:02 AM SharleeD
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* MyNameIsNotShazam: Tourists seeking the RealLife shop should be reminded its name is "Obscrura", not "Oddities".

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* MyNameIsNotShazam: Tourists seeking the RealLife shop should be reminded its name is "Obscrura", "Obscura", not "Oddities".
17th Dec '12 8:17:51 AM SharleeD
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* MyNameIsNotShazam: Tourists seeking the RealLife shop should be reminded its name is "Obscrura", not "Oddities".
15th Dec '12 2:54:46 PM SharleeD
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* Watershed: Two versions of a holiday promo for this show were shot for December 2012, with the cast singing alternate lyrics to "Deck The Halls". The pre-Watershed version ends with the display of a formalin-preserved trachea; the post-Watershed version ends with the display of a mummified penis.

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* Watershed: {{Watershed}}: Two versions of a holiday promo for this show were shot for December 2012, with the cast singing alternate lyrics to "Deck The Halls". The pre-Watershed version ends with the display of a formalin-preserved trachea; the post-Watershed version ends with the display of a mummified penis.
15th Dec '12 2:54:26 PM SharleeD
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* ScienceShow: Owners Evan and Mike know a lot about old medical techniques, embalming, taxidermy and related topics and are willing to share that information.

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* ScienceShow: Owners Evan and Mike know a lot about old medical techniques, embalming, taxidermy and related topics and are willing to share that information.information.
* Watershed: Two versions of a holiday promo for this show were shot for December 2012, with the cast singing alternate lyrics to "Deck The Halls". The pre-Watershed version ends with the display of a formalin-preserved trachea; the post-Watershed version ends with the display of a mummified penis.
7th Mar '12 6:51:41 AM blackcat
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* BadDate: Ryan meets a beautiful bone artist and plans a romantic evening. Dinner, a meeting with another bone artist and his flesh eating beetles, what could possibly go wrong?

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* BadDate: Ryan meets a the beautiful bone artist Monique and plans a romantic evening. Dinner, a meeting with another bone artist and his flesh eating beetles, what could possibly go wrong? On their second date, they mummify frogs.
6th Mar '12 6:14:55 AM blackcat
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Oddities is a show produced by the DiscoveryChannel about the owners, clientele and merchandise at the store ''Obscura: Antiques and Oddities'' in Manhattan. Owners Mike Zohn and Evan Michelson with buyer Ryan Matthew have turned their interest in old scientific instruments, taxidermy, circuses and sideshows, Victoriana, skeletons and innumerable other strange and peculiar things into a thriving, if unusual business. Episodes often center around the pursuit of an item a collector may want and often includes visits from the colorful, interesting, unusual, possibly insane people that wander into the store.

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Oddities is a show produced by the DiscoveryChannel about the owners, clientele and merchandise at the store of ''Obscura: Antiques and Oddities'' in Manhattan. Owners Mike Zohn and Evan Michelson with buyer Ryan Matthew have turned their interest in old scientific instruments, taxidermy, circuses and sideshows, Victoriana, skeletons and innumerable other strange and peculiar things into a thriving, if unusual business. Episodes often center around the pursuit of an item a collector may want and often includes visits from the colorful, interesting, unusual, possibly insane people that wander into the store.
5th Mar '12 4:48:45 PM blackcat
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* BadDate: Ryan meets a beautiful bone artist and plans a romantic evening. Dinner, a meeting with another bone artist and his flesh eating beetles, what could possibly go wrong?
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