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Spice Invaders!!!

Well, if you enjoy granulated spices in any capacity I can’t see a good goddamn reason why you wouldn’t want to unleash them onto your food with these gravity-based spice… more

So, I’m Writing a Book…

It’s true! I have sold my first book! It is a non-fiction assemblage of words and HEAPS of thanks go to Penguin for publishing it! It’s still in progress and… 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! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

I’m a Tatt!

This is definitely a first for me. Rob Zombie sent me this pic of a tattoo that a dude put on his arm of my death scene from House of… more

Geek/Nerd/Dork/Dweeb Venn Diagram

The wonderful Geeks/Nerds/Dorks over at Great White Snark have done the world a TREMENDOUS service. Finally, a visual metric that eloquently answers where you fall in this paradigm!… more

Nerdist Podcast #8: Jim Gaffigan

Jim Gaffigan gets mistaken for Philip Seymour Hoffman, Chris gets harassed by a dude, Jonah gets chummy with Steven Wright and Matt gets excited about the Dave Matthews Band…. more

The Speedo Picture.

Ah, Speedos. I didn’t own one before this day, but I appreciate that they provide me with the comfort and support I so richly deserve. This episode of Attack of… more

I Collect Bugs.

These are some of the unmounted ones. I bought these guys at an annual bug fair that happens at the Museum of Natural History in LA. No, I’m not a… more

Justin Bieber and Usher

via @mattbesser… more

Red Band “Kick-Ass” Trailer – Hit Girl

Holy crap this movie could not look any more amazing. And swearing kids? Delightful!… more

GAHHHH! Old Lady Sprouts Horn!!!

I got nothin’ for this one. Other than abject terror, that is…I mean, I’m sure it’s nothing more than a benign cutaneous keratinous tumor but GAH!!! via zuzutop… more

Eat A Frog Every Morning!

Metaphors! I love ‘em. A metaphor is like a simile. This particular metaphor is intended to get you to accomplish your most grueling task first thing in the morning so… more

Rebecca Mader Explains How LOST Will End

Rebecca’s explanation of LOST and how it will most likely end make the most sense to me after watching this season so far. Btw, she plays Charlotte Lewis. AND she’s… more

My Future Ex-Wife

Now that’s some pretty sweet nerdgirlin’…. more

Banned Disney Photos

Sweet cheese these are hilarious. See nine more at Uphaa…. more

Web Soup Tonight at 8/7CT!

Web Soup requires your eyes tonight at 8/7CT immediately after Attack of the Show on G4! See the best Ladycop, the worst “Thing You Can’t Unsee” and the loveliest… more

Nerdist Street Team: SEATTLE

Do you like experiments? I DO. They tend to yield wisdom and, if you’re lucky, an affirmative result to your postulate. Something that always happens to me is that after… more

Nerdist Podcast #7: Andy Richter

Andy Richter talks of Conan & Morrissey, Chris invents “The Golden Parachute,” Jonah tries sitting up straight and Matt likes the Dave Matthews Band…. more

SyFy Parody: Snake Lake

My pals in the phenomenal sketch group Elephant Larry have made a SyFy Original Movie parody trailer so spot on that I wouldn’t be surprised if SyFy ends up doing… more

Ben Folds: Ode to Merton

Recently, a plucky and talented young improv pianist named Merton brought a little sparkle to the otherwise dingy trashlid of Chat Roulette. Ben Folds watched the aforementioned video and said, “… more

“Weird Al” Yankovic’s Home Movies

Get a glimpse of “Weird Al” when he was just “Tiny Al.”… more

Nerdist Photo Caption Contest 4

Did YOU whisper secrets to an alpaca today? No? Then vicariously live through ME. I thought this would make the perfect pic for the next photo caption contest. Submit your… more

Doggie Butt Covers. You Heard Me.

Thumbs up INDEED, Smiley Cyrus! Tired of staring at your dog’s ugly crap crevice? Well slap a flap over that stink winker! Whether you’re trying to conceal unsightly puckering or… more

ASCII Akbar Shirt

The shirt I wore on Attack of the Show today is a limited edition offering of Admiral Akbar’s delightful utterance turned mega-meme. I got it from a great nerd shirt… more