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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

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

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

Chewin’ It #25: Bill Gerber

Bill Gerber is a former President of Warner Brothers and long time Warners executive. Under his watch, he is responsible for such films as Unforgiven, LA Confidential, Goodfellas, and more…. more

The Mutant Season #94: Cara Santa Maria

Scientist and TV host Cara Santa Maria hangs out with Gil to talk about what neurobiology is, how tornadoes work, and digging for dinosaurs in her backyard! Follow @CaraSantaMaria on… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #27: Paul F. Tompkins, Louis Leterrier, Rory Scovel and JUNK

It’s another episode of Dining with Doug and Karen from Cinefamily! JUNK Restaurant made some deliciously unhealthy treats for Doug, Karen, and special guests! Find out more about JUNK!   &… more

Cashing In with T.J. Miller #73: Star Belly Sneetch Riot

Cash and T.J. talk about nerd flasks, mug shots, beard tails, Nick Nolte, Benjamin Franklin, the Backstreet Boys, birthday etiquette, 3 minute bluffing, positive lying, dinner pictures, cobbler donnybrooks,… more

The K Ohle #17: Pet-o-Philia with Chris Gethard

Kurt sits down with comedian, raconteur, and public television host Chris Gethard. They talk Weird New Jersey, how strangely similar they are, and why they love crumbling shore towns. Plus… more

Today We Learned #2: Jeff Dye

This week on Today We Learned, Razzle and Dan sit down with comedian Jeff Dye (MTV’s Money From Strangers, Girl Code, Last Comic Standing) to talk about lesser known forms… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #130: Captain Laserbeam, “Paperback Fighter!”

Starring John DiMaggio as Captain Laserbeam. Also starring Annie Savage and Jenny Wade as Captain Laserbeam’s Adventurekateers; Keegan-Michael Key as the Die-brarian; and Craig Cackowski as his henchman, Papercut. Recorded… more

The Indoor Kids #110: Gone Home to Portland with The Fullbright Company

This week, Kumail and Emily are in Portland and manage to sit down and chat with three of the four creators of Gone Home, the indie game that is the… more

Nerdist Podcast: Kurt Braunohler

The super funny Kurt Braunohler hangs out with the guys to talk about pranks he likes to pull on society and porn parodies, and one of the guys comes up… more

Mike and Tom Eat Snacks #81: Tim’s Cascade Style Potato Chips

Mike and Tom are back. With a snack. This episode’s music: Lindby- King of Condiments… more

The Alton Browncast #8: And The Winner Is….

SPOILER ALERT: Alton Brown and Damaris Phillips, winner of Food Network Star Season 9, chat about what it was like to stand on the stage and win (what… no cake?)…. more