Jesse vs Cancer

Jesse vs Cancer

United States

Jesse Case, a notable standup comedian, has been diagnosed with Stage 4 colon cancer, and puts his life on hold for treatment in a different city. This podcast is the hilarious documenting of these events.


Episode 80 - January 15th, 2017  

Jesse rambles about dog fur, slow service, cocaine, and tells a kid what guitar to buy. He also discusses Trump’s dumb press conference and the importance of organized, non-violent resistance to tyranny.

Episode 79 - January 8th, 2017  

Jesse rambles about getting a driver's license, bad orgasms, and his dislike of brunch. Then his dad, Lizard, pops in for a chat about getting old. 

Episode 78 - Jesse vs New Years  

To kick off 2017, Jesse rambles about his New Years resolutions, being naked, drunk teens, and the future of music.

Episode 77 - Jesse vs Christmas  

Jesse rambles about getting Tonsillitis, novelty lamps, and why his whole family is impossible to shop for. Thatcher Wadswallow (musician) stops by with a new Christmas tune, and Jesus Christ (savior) surprises Jesse to talk a little about his birthday.

BONUS Jesse vs Fascism Episode 2  

Jesse talks about the upcoming Christmas Special. Then he rambles about the history of democracy, maintaining sanity through the disinformation age, and why Vladimir Putin is a total douche. 

More importantly, he keeps getting interrupted by his upstairs neighbors having very loud sex.

Episode 76 - Bad Teeth, Great Art  

Jesse starts rambling and accidentally makes a “British Art” special. He dives into his love of JK Rowling, Stephen Merchant, and John Lennon.

Episode 76 Prequel  

Jesse has a cold again, so he's saving his voice to record a longer episode tomorrow. So, you know, be an adult about it.

Episode 75 - December 4th, 2016  

Jesse rambles about his ongoing fight with the phone company, dance parties, weird Austrians, and answers an email about how to hit on a fellow cancer patient.

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Episode 74 - November 27th, 2016  

Jesse rambles about banging your childhood crush, panhandling on holidays, bad customer service, and sleeping in his car.


Episode 73 - November 20th, 2016  

Jesse rambles about UFOs, the history of silverware, Thanksgiving, and nice racists. Then he answers an email about convincing a family member to do chemo.

Episode 72 - La Resistance!  

Jesse rambles about his boycott of the supermoon, plastic flutes, and how to move forward, together.

New Episode tomorrow  

New Episode tomorrow.

BONUS Jesse vs Fascism  

After the unthinkable has happened, Jesse offers some words of hope. Also, stop rioting. Just stop.

Episode 71 - November 6th, 2016  

Jesse rambles about hipster porn, changing your clocks, dealing with cancer survival, his new synthesizer, and what’s on the line Tuesday. Vote. Go vote. Quit reading this and vote.

Episode 70 - October 30th, 2016  

Jesse rambles about baseball announcers, lonely Halloweens, giving rides to people, and great comedy.

BONUS Jesse vs Politics - Episode 2  

Jesse rambles about “October Surprises”, rampant misinformation, Russian roof design, the electoral college, and Abraham Lincoln’s fat girlfriend.

Episode 69 - October 23rd, 2016  

This week Jesse podcasts from his bathtub and rambles about Persian dance parties, college kids, and cheap synthesizers.


BONUS Jesse vs Politics  

Jesse breaks down the basics of American government and how a law gets made. He talks climate change, invasions, and titties. He definitely discusses titties.

Episode 68 - Part TWO  

Jesse rambles about his CT scan results, volunteer work, and time traveling handymen.

Episode 68 - Part ONE  

Jesse has his scans tomorrow, and thought he’d document the “day before feelings” (part 2 will be after the scans). He also rambles about wild bunnies, bad cable companies, and hippie beauty products.

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