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New Muppet Vid: Bohemian Rhapsody

FIRST! My awesome pal Jason Bierfield (who was an editor on this project) sent me the link to this brand new Muppet vid. It involves 70 friggin Muppets and RULES… more

Time Lapse Shoe Art

What I love about this is that it conveys the simple message that you can do anything you want with a few short hours. Except breathe underwater without machinery. I’m… 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

The Worst Toilet

I took this at an old cafe in Paris. If you’re worldly, you’re probably all like, “Mmmbut zees toilets are EVreeWHERE, you buFOON!” Then you should start hitting yourself in… more

8-Bit “Thriller”


Charlotte Gainsbourg & Beck
Make A Thing!

Dig this snazzy tune with the stunning video portraiture! Also, look for the Kuato reference. That made me very happy. WARNING: Imagery in video may cause kitschy nightmares. via Gavin Purcell… more

Free Sia!

Not to be read as an imperative statement or confused with Freesia!, it is, in fact, a free song from former Zero 7 vocal sorceress Sia Furler. Have a listen… more

Nerdist Bidness Cards: THE RESULTS

The challenge was dropped…and YOU responded. The results were way beyond my expectations. I mean, there is some seriously kick-ass art-tasticness here. I received 158 submissions, all of which… more

911: The New Sex Chat

“911?! Help!!! 40 million passengers are trapped in my balls I have to get them out!” Now everyone knows the face of the guy who was didn’t have enough rollover… more

New Social Media: FlockdUp

Merlin Mann is one of the funniest friggin people in the galaxy…. more

SERIOUSLY, Do They Know It’s Christmas???

An all-star comedy Christmas Carol Directed & Edited by Scott Aukerman Produced by Scott Aukerman & Mike Phirman Recorded in LA at Phirmilab Sung by the Comedy Death-Ray Xmas Nativity… more

“Attack of the Show” Vlog
w/ Felicia Day

BTW, for all you axe-wielding string jockeys, the AOTS theme song is just E-G-A-E…. more

Felicia Day, Everyone!

Many thanks go to Felicia Day for co-hosting “Attack of the Show” with me today. She was hilarious with a generous side of charming and I’m not going out on… more

The Talented Ms. Belmont

Look at Veronica Belmont…stealing the focus in this picture…JUST LIKE SHE DID ON “ATTACK OF THE SHOW” TODAY…because that’s what whip-smart, pretty ladies do! It was a… more


New York artist and graphic designer Mary Berras came up with one of those simple yet elegant ideas that makes you say, “Dammit! Why didn’t YOU think of that, My… more

Muppets: “Devil Went Down To Georgia”

How is it possible that I don’t remember this???… more

The a Team

via Rad Dudes… more

Harmonica/Flash Drive! Schwaaaa???

Sure a flash drive is great for storing billions of bits of information, but you just have no reason to put your mouth on it. UNTIL NOW!!! FlashHarp is a… more

Weird Al & Sara Jean Underwood
(& me)

Shooting a super funtastic sketch for Web Soup. These two are ACES in my book!… more

An Important Lesson In Branding

The most vital element of product development is “deliver what you promise.” This young woman has nailed that. You may also notice her deft implementation of core UNIX philosophy: “Do… more

Weezer Snuggie Infomercial

These wonderful geeks have been delighting by breaking creative molds for a decade and a half. I less than three them a lot. This is, without a doubt, the best… more

Radiohead LIVE:
“These Are My Twisted Words”

This awesomeness was shot in Prague, Czech Republic on August 23rd, 2009. I saw this light tube forest set when they played last summer in San Diego and it really… more

Design My Business Cards! (please)

Hey Design Nerds! I’m about to order a new batch of Nerdist business minicards from my favorite card makin’ company and I would like to include YOUR design! … more

Jack Torrance Novel Posthumously Released

Novelist Jack Torrance, whose mysterious death outside the infamous Overlook Hotel in 1980 sent shockwaves through the writer/caretaker community, apparently had been working on a book when he died…. more