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From “The Nerdist”: “ZOD Talks,” TED’s Evil Twin

TED got nothin’ on ZOD — ZOD Talks, that is, the lecture series that offers the thoughts of best and brightest of evildoers for your edification. If only this wasn’t… more

End of Days for “The Kids in the Hall”

The end is here for YouTube Comedy Week and this season of classic clips from The Kids in the Hall on the Nerdist Channel, making these two sketches appropriate. First,… 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

Set List: Drew Carey

If the live edition of Set List tonight on the Nerdist Channel isn’t enough “stand-up without a net” for you, here’s another episode, with the comic being put through his… more

Here’s Your “Set List” Live Stream Show

So, here we are, Set List Live for YouTube Comedy Week on the Nerdist Channel with Moshe Kasher, Jon Dore, Matt Kirshen, Kira Soltanovich, and Dan Van Kirk as Mark… more

From “The Nerdist”: Back To London With Jonah and Matt

Here’s another taste — actually, two tastes — of The Nerdist from BBC America and the Nerdist Channel, more of the “Nerdist Lads in London.” First, Jonah and Matt enjoy… more

Watch Jonah Ray Tonight On Comedy Central

You’re gonna watch Jonah Ray’s Comedy Central The Half Hour special tonight at midnight/11c, I trust. (Assuming you’re in the U.S. and get Comedy Central, that is. If… more

Reminder: “Set List” Live Friday, 6 pm PT

Hi. How are you? That’s good. Say, remember that I mentioned somewhere along the line here that as part of YouTube Comedy Week, the Nerdist Channel would be doing a… more

The Life-Sized LEGO X-Wing Fighter Has Landed

A LEGO X-Wing fighter? Cool. A LIFE-SIZED LEGO X-Wing fighter? Insanely cool. Yeah. 5.3 million LEGO bricks, 23 tons, 44-foot wingspan, all ready for the LEGO Star Wars Rebel… more

“Set List”: Rory Scovel and “Mark Wahlberg”

The Nerdist Channel continues to celebrate YouTube Comedy Week with more episodes of Set List, the series based on Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s hit live show in which comedians… more

Space Burrito!

You’ve seen all the videos astronaut Chris Hadfield made on the International Space Station — including the Bowie cover — but this one is different, because a) Adam and Jamie… more

Alton Brown’s Podcast Joins the Nerdist Podcast Network

So, Alton Brown, author, host, chef, commentator, motorcyclist, and all-around brilliant guy, posted this on his website: Our podcast is going to be part of the famed Nerdist network of… more

Sneak Peek: Seth Rogen and Zach Galifianakis Play “BBC-een It” On “The Nerdist”

Here’s a long-range sneak peek at the season finale of BBC America’s The Nerdist, posted extra-early as part of YouTube Comedy Week, and when you see who’s in it, you’ll… more

Con Survival Tips, “Just Cos”

Chloe Dykstra and Meg Turney are back at Planet Comicon in Kansas City for another Just Cos on the Nerdist Channel. This week, they get some tips for cosplayers for… more

The Science Behind the “Drift” in “Pacific Rim”

So, yesterday, we saw the new featurette from the upcoming movie Pacific Rim in which the “drift” in the movie is explained — two pilots merge their minds to control… more

New “Man of Steel” Trailer: Surrender Or Else

The latest trailer for Man of Steel is a missive from General Zod demanding that that Kal-El guy surrender or he’ll get really, really angry. REALLY angry. You don’t want… more

Two More From “The Kids in the Hall”

The parade of classic sketches from The Kids in the Hall continue for YouTube Comedy Week, and here are two more for ya, both accompanied by Chris Hardwick’s chats with… more

Drift Along With “Pacific Rim”

IGN has a Pacific Rim featurette up with Guillermo del Toro and the cast offering a look at the “drift,” when the pilots’ brains lock together in a neural bridge… more

Tour a Haunted Castle in Scotland with the GISHWES Winners

You know about GISHWHES, right? The Greatest International Scavenger Hunt the World Has Ever Seen? The winning team got a trip to a castle in Scotland. A haunted castle… or… more

Mary Lynn Rajskub, Kickin’ It Conan Style

Our own Mary Lynn Rajskub was kickin’ it with Conan O’Brien on Conan last night, promoting her appearance in The Kings of Summer, and here’s a clip of ML discussing… more

EXCLUSIVE: Pimp Sugarfree’s “Poppin’ Corks”

As previewed earlier today on the Nerdist Channel, here’s the debut of Pimp Sugarfree, a/k/a Nerdist’s Dan Casey, in the music video for “Poppon’ Corks,” the result of… more

Learn How To Be A Rap Star the French Montana Way

So, I was talking to our team at Nerdist about our plans for YouTube Comedy Week, and we were going over our schedule and I came upon this: French Montana:… more

From “The Nerdist”: Jonah and Matt Get Comfortable in London (Plus Another DVD Contest)

Oh, Lord, it’s another… I mean, oh, joy, it’s another edition of “Nerdist Lads in London,” the segment from BBC America’s The Nerdist in which Jonah Ray and Matt Mira… more

Hey, Jonah Ray’s Comedy Central Special Is This Friday, Y’know. Watch It!

Hey, Splitsider has a nice interview up now with our own Jonah Ray, and you should go there and read it, because a) it’s a good one, covering the special,… more