Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.


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Dog Rave!

Clearly that yellow lab is selling X. The chocolate lab is seconds away from rubbing itself against the soft grass for three hours. Btw, “Chocolate Lab” is the name of… more

L’il Doctors, Cyberkids & Da-Da-Daleks

He’s bigger on the inside. via @PSUdain A Dalek’s greatest weakness: TICKLEFIGHT!!! via @jonahray Who’s heart could resist being assimilated by this adorable Cybertyke? via WorldOfFancyDress Got any more adorable… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more


In the coming weeks, a Nerdist social network called “The Node” shall be slowly crawling its way online. One of the focuses of the site will be Nerdsourcing, or crowdsourcing… more

Nerdist Podcast #30: MYTHBUSTERS

ALL 5 MYTHBUSTERS IN ONE PLACE: Jamie, Adam, Tory, Grant & Kari! I feel like I should have sealed them in mylar or jammed them all together to form some… more

Inception/Up Mash-Up


Phil Plait’s Bad Universe!

My hilarious and brilliant friend Phil Plait, aka, @badastronomer, has a SUPER kick-ass series coming to a Discovery Channel near you hopefully very soon. Holy shits, Phil! I can’t wait… more

Fred Willard Book Signing TONIGHT! (also live podcast)

Holy cats! In addition to the Nerdist Podcast Live show at Largo tonight featuring David Koechner, Fred Willard and Tom Kenny singing Spongebob songs, all show attendees will be able… more

Tom Kenny Added to Nerdist Podcast Live 7/28!

Get yer tix here! Nerdist Poster art courtesy of Node Warrior DANIEL SPELLMAN…. more

Mad Men Seasons 1-3 in Less Than 5 Minutes

It’s Mad Men day! The new season premieres tonight on AMC at 10p/9c and I can’t fricking wait. Use this handy guide to give every important detail you need… more

Come Say Hi at Comic-Con!

Here are places I will be at fixed points in time from 7/22-7/24: THURSDAY 7:30 – performing on W00tstock, 4th & B FRIDAY 3:00 – signing… more

Gogol Bordello – “Pala Tute”

I LOVE THIS! Stop-motion Gypsy Punk has never been sweeter! “…cuz they like the kissing AS much as we DO! HEY!!!” via Sally Zybert… more

Nerdist Podcast #28: Rich Sommer

Rich Sommer is Mad Men TV department head Harry Crane. He also has a background in comedy, board games and awesomeness. Chris gets a new digital recorder. Jonah and Matt… more

Nerdist Street Team L.A. Needs YOU!

Los Angeles, you are a busy city. You always have something or other going on. This is what makes it so challenging to promote in you (that sounded vaguely gross)…. more

Nerdist Podcast #27: Allison Scagliotti

BONUS EPISODE! Allison Scagliotti is the “Good Will Hunting” of actresses–wicked smaht, wicked pretty and wicked sweet (I realize that “wicked” is an awkward modifier for “sweet,” but sometimes the… more

Nerdist Podcast #26: Scott Sigler

Scott Sigler is the NY Times Bestselling author of Contagious, Infected and the latest smash hit Ancestor. He has also been giving audiobook versions of his work in the form… more

Shatner Stole Nimoy’s Bike

via oxcamel… more

Stunning New Wall-imation from BLU

BLU is the artist who goes into places that look like Robocop’s Detroit and animates on the sides of buildings by painting an image with a giant roller, painting over… more

Biggest Rainbow Fan on Earth

When this video was explained to me earlier I didn’t think it sounded particularly funny. Now that I have seen it, I think it may be one of the funniest… more

The Other Aliens vs. Predator

This delightful piece was made by my pal Alex Pardee, comic artist alchemist…. more

Nerdist Podcast Live, 7/28! Just Added: DAVID KOECHNER

Yup! David Koechner–hilarious muthafucka extraordinaire–will be doing a comedy set at the Nerdist Podcast Live @ Largo show on July 28th. YES, the one that already has comedy legend Fred Willard… more

Nerdist Podcast #25: MARIA BAMFORD

I HEART MARIA BAMFORD! I was FINALLY able to get her on the show. My favorite part of this ep might be all the stuff that went on when my… more

Manga Nerdist Wallpaper! FINALLY!!!

The magnificently talented Manga artist Sara Mayhew has crafted this piece which I love not only for the fact that the foreground girl has my podcast logo on her bikini,… more

New Swedish Chef Vid: Pöpcørn

LOVE seeing Chef back in the kitchen! Extra points go to the use of Gershon Kingsley’s “Popcorn.”… more