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SET LIST: The Sklar Brothers


Forbes Talks to Chris Hardwick at SXSW went to SXSW to interview the movers and shakers at the event. You’ll never guess who they nabbed for a talk about new media and nerd culture. Okay,… more

Prison Humility, the Black Dynamite Way

Murder, as everybody’s favorite action hero Black Dynamite notes in this week’s edition of Black Dynamite Teaches a Hard Way on the Nerdist Channel, is nothing to be proud of…. 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

Ray Harryhausen Documentary, Movies Airing On Sony Movie Channel in April

Here’s a heads-up for something interesting coming up on TV in a few weeks for those of you who get Sony Movie Channel: It’s doing a month of Ray Harryhausen… more

“The Big Bang Theory” At PaleyFest

Last night at PaleyFest in Los Angeles, the cast and producers of The Big Bang Theory took the stage to talk about the show, spanking, “Call Me Maybe” flash mobs, “… more

“Minimum Wage” is Back, In Style

A long time ago… well, okay, it wasn’t that long ago, but it was the ’90s, and it was when friend-of-Nerdist Bob Fingerman created the comic Minimum Wage. It was… more

A “Breaking Bad” Terrarium

Okay, here’s a Breaking Bad Terrarium: It’s from FaceoftheEarth at Etsy, and it’s an 11-inch tall terrarium with a miniature Walter White in his underwear, a wrecked RV, and dirt,… more

Bad Medicine from “The Kids in the Hall”

In this week’s classic clip from The Kids in the Hall on the Nerdist Channel, Dave Foley explains exactly how bad a doctor he is, and how he’s gotten away… more

Happy Pi Day 2013

It’s March 14th. 3/14. 3.14. Happy Pi Day 2013! There are traditions for every major holiday. The ball drops in Times Square on New Year’s Eve. Macy’s has… more

A Promo For “The Nerdist” On BBC America 3/30

Hey, look, BBC America slipped out a promo for The Nerdist, coming March 30th, 10/9c, following the half-season premiere of Doctor Who and the premiere of the new series… more

Sine Wave Plus Water Equals Cool

Okay, look at this: This is a remake of an experiment by Brusspup that shows what happens when a stream of water is run past a 24hz sine wave: the… more

“COPS: Skyrim” Rides Again

Once again, it’s time to ride along with COPS: Skyrim. This one’s unavailable for preview, but we can watch it together. So, let’s. Subscribe to the Nerdist Channel because there’s… more

See Chris Hardwick and the Roosterteeth Crew At SXSW Wednesday

Pssssst. Hey. Yeah, you. The one at SXSW. You. Whaddya doing Wednesday afternoon, March 13th, at 5 pm? Nope. Got someplace else for you to be. Waller Creek Boathouse in… more

Watch the SXSW “Social Underground” Party Here

For a limited time, you can watch the goings-on at Friday’s SXSW Social Underground party right here, courtesy of the Nerdist Channel and Samsung Mobile. The SXSW Gaming Cosplay Competition,… more

“Set List” Coming to the Nerdist Channel

You may be familiar with the concept of Set List, the live stand-up show in which a comedian is on stage and has to create jokes on the spot with… more

Animation? “Try This At Home”

This week’s edition of the Nerdist Channel’s Try This at Home gives you a quick introduction to DIY animation. Holly and Jessica’s guests for the crash course are RubberRoss –… more

A Visit To “Skyrim Love Island”

If you’re a fan of COPS: Skyrim on the Nerdist Channel, you’ll want to see Tyrannicon’s Skyrim Love Island at Machinima, in which his Throthgar the Dragonborn and some friends… more

Dad Puts Daughter In “Donkey Kong,” Because He Can

This is what happens when a dad and his three-year-old daughter play old video games together, and the girl asks if she could save Mario in Donkey King the same… more

Talking Dead BONUS!: Lauren Cohan, Eliza Dushku, & Keegan-Michael Key

You love that bonus segment from AMC’s Talking Dead every week, right? Yes, you do, and here’s this week’s bonus footage with Lauren Cohan, Eliza Dushku, and Keegan-Michael Key, courtesy… more

This Week’s “Talking Dead”: Lauren Cohan, Eliza Dushku, Keegan-Michael Key

Hey, fans of The Walking Dead! Stay tuned following Sunday night’s new episode on AMC (in North America) for another all-new episode of AMC’s Talking Dead. This week, it’s Maggie… more

Bellini Day with the Kids in the Hall

This week’s classic clip from the Kids In The Hall on the Nerdist Channel is a look at the true meaning of Bellini Day. After the sketch, Dave Foley and… more

Respecting the Blind the Black Dynamite Way

A cat in a tree? Oh, my. But when a blind man, stirringly portrayed by wrestling’s Chavo Guerrero, offers to help his neighbor, stirringly portrayed by actor and former American… more

“The Hangover Part III” Gets a Teaser Trailer

It’s been busy lately with trailers, and here’s one more, the official teaser trailer for The Hangover Part III, billed as “the epic conclusion to the trilogy of mayhem and… more

Retro Credits for “Breaking Bad,” “Walking Dead,” & “Workaholics”

The Internet has enabled a lot of people to do a lot of things, but I bet that making 1995-style intros for 2013 TV dramas was not in the minds… more