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Mission Log: Supplemental 009 – John and Ken Play a Room at the Rio

The voices of Mission Log hosted a panel at Star Trek Las Vegas 2013, moderated by Star Trek author, interviewer, editor, commentator, producer, and event wrangler Larry Nemecek. This is… more

The Indoor Kids #111: Educational Gaming with DC Pierson

Today, the Indoor Kids welcome old pal DC Pierson to talk about the wonders of educational games that try, with varying degrees of efficiency, to make learning fun. Also, they… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

Nerdist Podcast: Maria Menounos

The lovely Maria Menounos comes on the show to talk about working on Extra, her time in beauty pageants, and her new film The Adventures of Serial Buddies! Watch The… more

We’re Alive: Chapter 37- Balance of Power – Pt. 1 of 3

Season 4 kicks off with Chapter 37. Our group of survivors are back together, but the struggle is far from over…. more

Pop My Culture #124: Luke Edwards

Luke Edwards (The Wizard, Little Big League) chats with Cole and Vanessa about Famke Janssen’s weird break in, Kendrick Lamar, The Simpsons Tapped Out, playing young Johnny Depp, Dennis Farina,… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #24: Round 2 (Matt McCarthy, Matt Knudsen, Joselyn Hughes, Dave Ross and Jeff Wattenhoffer)

Round two with Matt McCarthy, Matt Knudsen, Joselyn Hughes, Dave Ross and Jeff Wattenhoffer. Recorded August 20, 2013 at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles. Follow @bryancooking… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #103: Davey Holmes

BONUS EPISODE: An in-depth chat with Davey Holmes (Awake; Shameless; Law & Order; Pushing Daisies) about his 2013 pilot Boomerang, pitching, finding your voice, and more. (Note: This interview was… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #23: Round 1 (Derek Sheen, Tyson Karrasch, Matty Ryan, Lizzy Pilcher, and Amber Tozer)

Round one with Derek Sheen, Tyson Karrasch, Matty Ryan, Lizzy Pilcher, and Amber Tozer. Recorded August 20, 2013 at the NerdMelt Showoom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles. Follow @bryancooking… more

Big Pop Fun #89: Travis Clark

Travis Clark is an accomplished actor, comedian, and podcaster (Tiny Odd Conversations), as well as the son of Blake Clark, the American folk hero made incredibly famous by the Big… more

The Todd Glass Show #116: Blake Wexler

Todd is joined by Blake Wexler for a great show! Follow @BlakeWexler on twitter! Buy The Todd Glass Show t-shirts! Like The Todd Glass Show on Facebook, follow @ToddGlass on… more

Nerdist Podcast: Bill Hader

Bill Hader hangs out with Chris, Matt and Jonah to talk about life after SNL, writing on South Park, and meeting his comedy heroes!… more

The Alton Browncast #9: Judges Roundtable

Alton Brown sits down with Food Network executives Bob Tuschman and Susie Fogelson. They talk about how a niche channel found its place among the mainstream, and open up to… more

Comic Book Club: SUPER GRAPHIC With Tim Leong

Tim Leong, author of the new book Super Graphic, returns to the show – and New York! Also: comic books! Reviews! Prizes! More!   Read all about Super Graphic here!… more

Ding-Donger #19: Some Dumb Drunk Girl Said Something Dumb

Oh man, somebody said something dumb and thoughtless to Matt, and she was drunk! Crazy! Well, it’s probably the 123rd time it happened in his life. In this ep Matt… more

Mission Log #55 – Episode 055 – Assignment: Earth

The Enterprise goes back in time to 1968 to find out how the Earth avoided a particular disaster. But will Gary Seven – the futuristic man they meet – cause… more

The JV Club #75: Sara Watkins

Episode 75′s conversation provides guest Sara Watkins with innumerable ideas for songs yet-to-be-composed, including tiny horses and boogie boards. Listen to the Watkins Family Hour Podcast on the Nerdist Podcast Network!… more

Nerdist Podcast: Brie Larson

Brie Larson hangs out with Chris and Matt to talk about Animal Crossing, the confusing names of fruits and vegetables, and her new movie Short Term 12, out August 23rd!… more

Sex Nerd Sandra #106: Bend Over Boyfriend

PEGGING! Writer and educator Ruby Ryder shares how fun it can be to trade places! Sandra and Larkin soak up booty strap-on secrets galore! TOPICS: “Embracing Your Kink,” Myths and… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #102: JAWS

The Jaws Summer Special! End your summer talking Jaws, comedy, and more with Jaws screenwriter Carl Gottlieb (The Smothers Brothers; The Jerk) and Jaws enthusiast Paul F. Tompkins (Comedy Bang… more

Terrified #6: Sandra Daugherty

This week’s guest is Sandra Daugherty.  You may know her as Sex Nerd Sandra!  She and Dave discuss the clutter and frustration of a disorganized life, and also good ol’… more

You Made It Weird #172: Whitney Cummings

Whitney Cummings makes it weird! Follow @peteholmes on Twitter and Like the show on Facebook. Buy YMIW shirts! Order his new special “Nice Try, The Devil”! Support the show by… more

The Legacy Music Hour #147: Golf Games

Golf games have proven to be a great source of music in past episodes, so Brent and Rob finally dedicate an entire episode to golf games and really dig up… more

Comic Book Club: Batman Inc.

The boys discuss the end of Grant Morrison’s Batman Inc – and more – with returning guest Chris Griggs!   Check out the website at to find out… more