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Nerdist Podcast #62: FRACTURE

Jonah broke his arm and Chris broke Matt’s feelings because Matt broke the news that he’s never had a major failure…. more

Firefly Lands on The Science Channel!

Well I’ll be gorrammed! The Science Channel has acquired the rights to Joss Whedon’s kick-ass Space Western. Additionally, outlaw physicist Michio Kaku will do interstitials within the show discussing the… 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

Would You Rather

Matt, Jonah and I are recording another Hostful episode of the Nerdist Podcast tomorrow (Wed) and are looking for some “Would You Rather” worst case scenario choices. Surely you have… more

Nerdist Podcast #61: COLIN HANKS

Colin Hanks’ spoon is too big. Also, he wants to (and should) make a documentary about Tower Records. ADDITIONALLY, Colin, Chris, Jonah and Matt turn a critical eye toward “Howard… more

Steampunk Dalek

I mean, how could you not want this li’l guy EX. TERRR. MINATE.-ing his way through your Victorian streets? Powered by steam and hate, this valve-tastic creation would make… more

Nerdist Podcast #60: HOSTFUL!

  The lads chat about death, Mexican food and the Police Academy cartoon. SPECIAL DEAL FOR NERDISTS: $10 off snazzy new earbuds by going to! They sound… more

Attack of the Hosts

Commercial break on Attack of the Show today with Vinny Rutherford (co-EP), Kevin Pereira, Candace Bailey & Sara Jean Underwood. (& of course, ME) The lovely Alison Haislip was on… more

10 Second Geek

Wheaton & me, minutes before our live show at the Smodcastle last night. The Nerdist Podcast w/ Wil Wheaton posts soon…… more

Nerdist Podcast #59: ZACH GALIFIANAKIS

Zach Galifianakis joined us in front of hundreds of nerds at SF Sketchfest ’11! Zach admitted that he chews tobacco, Matt admitted that he wants a pet tapeworm, Jonah admitted… more

Angry Naked Pat REBOOTED [nsfw]

Good show, I say! Thanks to Brian Lynch for making this and Matt Kawczynski for getting me involved in it. I am Chris Hardwick, your spirit bear. #Wheeeeeeeeeeeeee… more

Adam Savage Gave Me a ‘Time Bandits’ Map

As referenced in the Nerdist Podcast Episode 58! I might try to have sex with the different time holes, thereby imbuing my wiener with historical properties. It’s on canvas, and… more

Nerdist Podcast #58

Our second guestless cast finds the gents broadcasting from a haunted storage closet at the Punch Line Comedy Club in San Francisco during SF Sketchfest…. more

Meltdown on the TV

Nice! Jonah Ray & Kumail Nanjiani get profiled on Carson Daly for running the show where we recorded the Nerdist Stand-Up Special in December! Now you have a visual reference! Well… more

Nerdist Podcast #57: GREG PROOPS

“Who’s Line” alum Greg Proops is an amazing improvisor and does a spot-on Thomas Alva Edison. Chris, Jonah and Matt must have all wondered at some point that if Edison… more

Nerdist Podcast #56: GUESTLESS (& 2x/week)!

HURRAYS!!! The Nerdist Podcast moves to TWO times a week! That’s a whole extra time! Our mid-week shows will usually be guestless and explore the nerdly triumvirate dynamics of Chris,… more

I Removed Kevin Pereira’s Wangus

If you see Kevin walking down the street sporting a seriously chompy cameltoe, this is why. I was GOING to sell it for a fortune on ebay because Ladies Love… more

TV Menage w/ Me, Chelsea & Ferguson TONIGHT! #LeTitsNow

Often times when you do a talk show, you get a personalized note in your dressing room. This was mine from Craig Ferguson tonight. Fergy, I am standing and saluting… more


The Wienermobile! I jumped up and down with Navin Johnson-esque enthusiasm today when I saw it. Let the car/hot dog mashup jokes commence!!! Add yours to the comments. Here’s… more

Nerdist Podcast #55: NICK KROLL

Nick Kroll (The League, Fabrice Fabrice, Bobbie Bottleservice) got heckled by a grip while auditioning for SNL. He didn’t get the job. For this reason, you should feel bad for… more

Rugrats Dalek Easter Egg

via Jonah Ray… more

Nerdist Podcast #54 – KEVIN SMITH

TOTAL PODMASH as we recorded at the Smodcastle on 1/12! The boys and Kevin Smith discuss Zsa Zsa, Darth Vader’s sexy parts and the REAL story behind Ferris Bueller…. more


“Map of Tasmania” Amanda Palmer & The Young Punx from the album Amanda Palmer Goes Down Under out January 21st This is dang catchy. And hilarious. I’ve never heard of… more

Nerdist Podcast @ SF Sketchfest Guest Announced: ZACH GALIFIANAKIS

*photo credit: Matthew Rogers Yes! Zach is doing Nerdist Podcast Live in San Francisco as part of SF Sketchfest ’11! Cobb’s Friday, January 28th 10:30pm $25 You might want… more