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Nerdist News: JURASSIC WORLD Updates, FLASH GORDON Reboot, and Google Time-Travel!


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Here’s a new batch comin’ atcha! Brett Hanson – COFFEE That’s right! He’s a coffee nerd and I thought it sounded like a good pitch. ‘Merica needs its coffees! Adam… more

Nerdist iPhone Gelaskin!

Well these guys have been loafing around Nerdist Industries HQ for a little while. HOWEVER, assuming that a lot of you might not rush out to grab the iPhone 4G… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

TONIGHT! Eleanor The Tour Whore

For immediate release: An Evening With Eleanor The Tour Whore (U.S. premiere!) Cinefamily’s 2nd Annual Comedy Festival kicks off with the U.S. premiere of the new live one-man/… more

LEGO Printer

This is the most brilliant thing ever. Honestly, everything else just looks stupid compared to this. Birds, Fibonacci numbers, artificial hearts–STUPID now, thanks to this ingenious LEGO felt-tip printer. via LikeCool… more

Ferguson Online Discount Tix Almost Gone!

For our Nerdist Podcast Live show on Thursday, June 10th, Largo gave us a handful of tickets to sell online for the discounted price of $20. Those tickets are almost… more

All New Web Soup Tonight! 3 Eps Left This Season!

El Robocop is a beacon of all that is good in this world. “¡Muerto o vivo, viene conmigo!” Only THREE EPISODES left in Season 2 of Web Soup. Will there… more

Dark Sorcery of the iPad

Well, okay, it’s not dark or even sorcery. But this street magician is pretty smart. I mean, he knows Japanese! Have YOU tried to learn Japanese? Shit is HARD. Is… more


Good morning! This should get your day launching on a delightful note! Australian DJ Pogo has a knack for creating beats using only elements from a movie. I first became… more

Stan Freberg, Ray Bradbury and Prunes

Phirm showed me this. It’s a Sunsweet Prunes commercial from the 60s. This is exactly the way I remember 2001, minus all the prune-gobbling…. more

Nerdist Podcast #19: Doug Benson

Doug Benson played the role of  “Doug Benson” in Super High Me, Chris hasn’t watched American Idol since Season 2, Jonah liked the Derrick Comedy movie “Mystery Team”, and Matt… more

Dog and Wolf Sing a Duet

via Lauren Gregg… more

Tonight in LA! Rich Fulcher! Neil Hamburger! Me! & More!


NEW MUPPET VID! Sam the Eagle Karaokes “American Woman”

Hot off the Muppet presses! Yes, I’m aware that I verbified “karaoke.” Also, I’m aware that “verbified” is not a word. Ya git ta make up words in ‘MERICA!!! Well… more

Nerdist Podcast #18: Matt Walsh

BONUS EPISODE! Matt Walsh is a founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade, Chris explains what happened to L.A.’s once-thriving rail system, Jonah loves “Tales From the Crypt”… more

New Web Soup Tonight! EXTRA Good!

This pic where I look like I’m 15 was taken on the set of my first hosting job EVER, MTV’s very short-lived gamed show Trashed. It pre-dated Singled Out by… more

My June Wired Article! In the Sweet-Ass New iPad App!!!

The theme of WIRED this month is “How It’s Done,” in which we lay out a simple series of steps for the processes of things like making Cheetos, transporting prisoners,… more

More Contributors!

A Science Nerdist has been added! Please welcome Sarah Clark, a research specialist at University of Pennsylvania’s School of Medicine specializing in Radiation Oncology. More importantly, she was the “… more

Raging Bullwinkle [NSFW]

This is the “Raging Bullwinkle” sketch from the 1994 HBO sketch comedy series Hardcore TV that I referenced in the recent podcast with Weird Al. I wish I could say… more

Nerdist Podcast #17: “Weird Al” Yankovic

Weird Al is the nicest guy in the world, Chris is nice but tends to get impatient with automated customer service phone menus, Jonah is the same size as John… more

Space Shuttle Launch Time Lapse

A couple of Canon EOS 5D Mark IIs cameras, six weeks, and a hundred hours of footage = AMAZINGNESS. It’s hard to watch when they hoist it up with cables and… more

LOST Re-Enacted By Cats in 1 Minute

Hopefully you got tickets to the LOST comedy show at UCB tomorrow night (in NY AND LA)!… more

Comedy @ Meltdown Comics Tonight!

Jonah Ray does this great monthly comedy show at Meltdown in LA. Usually there’s beer, and this week The Baby’s Badass Burger truck is going to be there and I… more

Contributors Rolling In…

Thank you! You have all been very patient throughout this contributor-adding process. I received over 400 submissions, which is astounding to me. They took some time to go through, but… more