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Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at and support the show!              … more

“Talking Dead” Sunday Night: Scott Adsit and Retta

Who’s on Sunday night’s new edition of AMC’s Talking Dead? 30 Rock’s Scott Adsit and Parks and Recreation’s Retta, sort of a Thursday Night Comedy theme there. And maybe there’ll… more

Mega Man at NYCC, “Just Cos”

This week’s edition of Just Cos on the Nerdist Channel continues the “Cosplay Confidential” documentary looking at cosplay at New York Comic-Con 2012, this time following Mega Man, or, at… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

Google Glass, Real People Edition

Our friends at Machinima ETC saw the video about Google Glass and decided to make their own video showing how the glasses will operate in more realistic environments, like the… more

The Academy Awards Best Picture Winner Supercut

This video by Nelson Carvajal includes, in four minutes, a clip from each of the Oscar winners for Best Picture. All of them. Since they’re not labeled on the fly,… more

New Posters For “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

Okay, so, there are new posters for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the sequel coming out November 22nd. The posters both say “VICTORY TOUR with Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark,… more

Teamwork the Black Dynamite Way

Why partake in auto theft or vandalism when you could be working together? That’s the lesson in this week’s dip into the archival footage of special behavioral messages from everybody’s… more

Clips! Chris Hardwick on “Conan”

If you missed Chris Hardwick’s appearance on Conan, here you go, Chris lamenting the result of the epic All Star Celebrity Bowling match against Team Coco: Management lessons from Stalin!… more

Visual Treat: Fiery Looping Coronal Rain on the Sun

This is video by NASA taken on July 19, 2012 of the result of a solar flare accompanied by a coronal mass ejection and looping magnetic field lines, a phenomenon… more

Previewing “COPS: Skyrim,” Season 2

When the going gets tough in Skyrim, you can count on one thing: COPS: Skyrim will be there to take care of business. Or make things worse. Probably the latter…. more

Gollum Sings “Les Miserables”‘ “I Dreamed A Dream”

For those of you clamoring to hear Gollum sing “I Dreamed a Dream” from Les Miserables, there’s this guy. He’s YouTube user ljameswalters, and this is his rendition of the… more

Watch Chris Hardwick on “Conan” Thursday Night

Heads up: Our own Supreme Commander Chris Hardwick will be appearing on Conan tonight (Thursday, 2/21), 11/10c on TBS. Mila Kunis is also on tonight’s show, and Family… more

Barber Cuts Hair With Two Pairs Of Scissors At Once, Blindfolded. Huh.

This Ukrainian barber can cut hair blindfolded. And fast. Using two pairs of scissors at once. That part starts about 50 seconds in. Here’s a TV report about him, in… more

Pickstarter Extra: Great Photos Of Great Comedians

Brian usually handles our Pickstarter roundup of worthy groupfunding projects, but I’m going to invade the category temporarily so you can know about one Kickstarter project in particular that’s worth… more

See the Discovered “Star Trek” Documents of “Mission Log”

Are you listening to Mission Log: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast every week? You probably are (and if not, you should), but you may not realize that when Ken and… more

What’s It Like To Wear Google Glass? Here’s A Video

For those of you impatient to try Google Glass, Google has posted this video of what it’s like to wear a pair. I assume you wouldn’t hear that music playing… more

Once More With Feeling in “The Real World: Whiterun”

It’s the season finale for the Nerdist Channel’s The Real World: Whiterun, and it’s time for some last drama, mostly involving relationships of one sort or another. But there’s time… more

Spoiler Alert: The Fine Brothers Spoil the Movies of 2012

Every year, our friends the Fine Brothers sit in front of a camera and recite spoilers for 50 of the previous year’s movies in a few minutes. This year is… more

“The Bitter Buddha” Now On iTunes and Video On Demand

It’s been a long time coming, but The Bitter Buddha, the documentary about Eddie Pepitone, is, as of today, now available on iTunes and Video On Demand. For comedy obsessives… more

Talking Dead BONUS!: Robert Kirkman, Joe Manganiello, and Baby Bee

This week’s Talking Dead bonus footage with Robert Kirkman, True Blood’s Joe Manganiello, and Lew Temple (a/k/a Axel)? Got it right here, courtesy of AMC and the Nerdist… more

Budget Steampunk with “Try This At Home”

So you’re into steampunk and you want to do it without having to spend a whole lot. No problem: this week, Clare Grant and Chloe Dykstra join Holly and Jessica… more

AMC-Nerdist Relationship Puts Bonus “Talking Dead” Footage On Nerdist Channel, Bowling Show In Development For TV

Hey, what’s this? A press release? Okay, let’s see what it says: LOS ANGELES, CA – February 19, 2013 – Nerdist Industries and AMC announced a cross-platform relationship today for the Nerdist… more

The Inevitable Gallifrey Shake

Hosting the Streamy Awards, Chris Hardwick made his feelings on the Harlem Shake known. Meanwhile, across town at Gallifrey One the night before, and unbeknownst to Chris, Chloe Dykstra was…… more

A Nickel Rolling On a Treadmill For 57 Minutes, Because It Can

What’s best about this video of a nickel rolling on a treadmill for 57 minutes is the description written by the video’s creator, Parker Reed: “Don’t know why I did… more