Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/4/13: Dead Kevin “We All Scream”

So, I guess Sinead O’Connor’s autofill search term on Google will go from “Sinead O’Connor SNL incident” to “Sinead O’Connor Miley Cyrus feud”, when we could only hope that it… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/3/13: Nacho Vigalondo on Love

Whether you’re lamenting the government shutdown or Sinead O’Connor’s open letter to Miley Cyrus or some problem that’s actually affecting you right now like not getting a reply from a… 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 Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/2/13: New York Stories

I have still yet to understand the Affordable Health Care Act, as Twitter jokes have not completely explained it. If you’re in the same boat, just take a break and… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/1/13: Best Travel Host Ever

The government shutdown that’s taking place is obviously just a melodramatic way to say that politicians are just watching YouTube videos at home instead of their offices. Not that you… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 9/30/13: Naming Metallica

It’s Monday, Breaking Bad is over, and you were probably late to work because of your Breaking Bad finale party, and, thus, you need something to cope with today. Well,… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 9/27/13

As The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos has been doing pretty solid as a feature here at The Nerdist for quite some time, it is now expanding to The Most… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 9/24/13

As we head into the final week of Breaking Bad and an impending societal meltdown, at least for everyone that can afford cable or a Netflix subscription, there’s plenty of… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 9/17/13

I couldn’t even bother to find out whatever Ylvis is even though I linked to it just right then, because there were so many other great videos made by funny… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 9/10/13

Amongst all the controversy in the news this past week, I’ve found myself most intrigued by the passing of car dealership mogul Cal Worthington, and I’ve had to deal with… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 9/3/13

Physicists are currently testing whether human existence has been computer generated and we’re essentially living in The Matrix. I say that you need not go any further than irrationality in… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 8/27/13

I know that you’re probably feeling like you have no control over anything as Ben Affleck got cast as Batman and Miley Cyrus twerked weirdly at the VMAs or the… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 8/20/13

If you’re still blown away by Kendrick Lamar’s verse on Big Sean’s “Control” for dissing fellow rappers, then you’re very easily impressed. Before that you think that is a diss… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 8/13/13

Sure there’s excitement over a 700 mph commuter train that’s purely speculative at this point. While you’re waiting for that to possibly, maybe being an idea on paper to be… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 8/6/13

There wasn’t enough of Judd Apatow unexpectedly pranking Jay-Z during his special performance art show Picasso Baby, aside from it not supposed to be a whole comedy sketch anyway, so… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 7/30/13

I’ve certainly had my fill of unintentional humor this week that I’ll share with you as an odd news headline: “Man In Garish Green Pimp Suit Complete With Pimp Cane… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 7/23/13

I’ve heard the term “royal baby” enough times now to lose sense of the original meanings of the words “royal” and “baby” in place of the new meaning of “something… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 7/16/13

Forget the riots and death and revolution that fill the hours and pages of news coverage over the last few days. GROWN UPS 2 BEATING OUT PACIFIC RIM AT THE… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 7/9/13

With plane crashes, decapitated referees, force feeding, and more that you’ve happened upon watching this week, you probably want/need something to watch that’s pretty much the opposite of that… more

5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 7/2/13

Who needs fireworks when you got funny videos that you can watch online? You might even shoot your eye out, kid. Watch this week’s 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos with… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos 6/25/13

If you’re waiting for the filibuster of an abortion bill by Texas Sen. Wendy Davis (D) to go into the territory of reading a phone book or Patton Oswalt’s filibuster… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 6/18/13

Not sure what to feel about Superman or the new Kanye album or the fact that people are rioting in the streets in Brazil when everyone is complaining about how… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 6/11/13

Sure, it’s worrisome that the NSA is collective massive amounts of personal information through several forms of electronic communication that we use everyday. Why don’t you make it worth their… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 6/4/13

I’m not going to even pretend I don’t know what twerking or prancercising are or even what Amanda Bynes has been up to, but it’s not something that I’m glad… more