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Break Moments In De-Evolution 9.2.08

Why oh why do people do the things they do on camera??? Oh, right. The Internet…. more

What’s Up With Japan? 9.2.08

Air freshener snow? Naked Sushi? Cicada shells? What’s happening over there, Japan??? Besides awesomeness, of course…… 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

I’m Hosting "Attack of the Show" For Two Whole Weeks

Kevin and Olivia have been ordered to go to Japan and navigate its poisonous blowfish, unorthodox address system and Ninja Warrior course. In their stead I shall be co-hosting for… more

You’ve Got The Touch!

Long before Dirk Diggler recorded half of this song during his drug-induced downward spiral, Stan Bush rocked it for 1986′s Transformers: The Movie, which was the same year Michael Bay… more

3G iPhone Gets a Newer, Lower Rating on "Attack of the Show"

As promised, here is the AOTS re-review of the 3G iPhone. I want to make it clear that my goal is not to mindlessly crap on Apple–every computing device I… more

Bloomberg News Decides To Kill Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs totally got fudged in the buns by Bloomberg News yesterday, who accidentally posted his obit TK years ahead of schedule. "Whoopsie! Sorry we said you died!"… more

Stacking Food On Animals

The title of the post WILL NOT disappoint. We have a segment on Attack of the Show called “What’s Up With Japan,” and I don’t know the answer—alls I know… more

Photosynth: How To A Make Digital Quilt

Last year on WIRED Science, Microsoft Labs’ genius-with-the-Spanish-conjunction-in-his-name, Blaise Aguera y Arcas, peacocked the futurey looking properties of Photosynth. Basically, Photosynth stitches together any numberof photos of a specific location… more

Re-Rating The 3G iPhone

As many of you may know Attack of the Show reviewed the 3G iPhone the day it came out. We gave it a 98%. Now, I wasn’t there the day… more

Chemical Party

This is apparently some kind of arty euro science education promotion. Or some kind of sciencey euro art education. Either way, it fills my valences with happytrons…. more

The 2008 Taxidermy Olympics

I can’t believe The Taxidermy Olympics are over again already. This is the premiere competition for hand-stuffed deceased animals IN THE WORLD. These creatures have been training their whole afterlives… more

The Nerdist Photo Caption Contests: Results Post!

Yes, this one still makes me giggle from of the sheer simplicity of it. And congratulations to Nerdist ElbowOnFire for the $50 worth of digital merchandise he/she will be… more

Marty McFly Goes Metal

I saw this on the MySpace. Yes, I still have a MySpace account. Sorry, hipsters!… more

My Dad’s Computer

    I’m currently visiting my dad in Memphis, TN, where he has owned a bowling center for the last 26 years. When we walked into his office he said, “… more

The Nerdist Photo Caption Contest Ends @ Midnight!

The response has been terrific, and I’ve really been enjoying your submissions. By "your" I mean people who have already posted a caption in the comments thread of… more

Better Gmail

Gmail rules. It’s simple, it doesn’t matter what platform you’re on and it has a great spam trapper. It could use help in the looks department, however. Gmail is what… more

Saget Roast Wrap-Up: I Heart Cloris Leachman

82. EIGHTY-TWO, People. That’s Cloris Leachman’s age and yet she’ll riff with you like a 20-year old. This woman seriously rules… Roast of Bob SagetAfter the Show – Cloris Leachmanwww…. more

Saget Roast Wrap-Up: Chat With Saget; Vagina Talk Ensues

After the roast, I ambushed Bob with a camera and a microphone. Yes, there’s more swearing. Yes, Bob and I talk at length about Cloris Leachman’s va-hooha. If you haven’t… more

REVIEW: Olympus E-520 DSLR


The Nerdist Photo Caption Contest

Alright, Nerdlings…This is the first of hopefully many contests aboard the SS Nerdist. Load up the comment thread with your best captions for this pic. The winner will receive… more

REVIEW: Casio EX-Z150 Digital Camera

If you’re a professional photographer then you’re far too snooty for this camera! It’s only .79 inches thick, comes in a variety of Slurpee colors, has a 3" LCD (… more

Seven Minutes With Stamos

Since everyone selected Greek olive John Stamos as the "F**k" of "Marry, F**k, Kill," I decided to reach deeper and explore that idea with… more

Marry, Fk, Kill: Bob Saget, John Stamos, Cloris Leachman

…a question handed down from the ancients, except they played it with Aristotle, figs, and the Oracle at Delphi. As American fundamentalist culture has taught us, bad language is the… more