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Nerdist News: Lady Gaga Goes Gaga for Hatsune Miku


Image Parade: Geeky Jack-o-Lanterns

October is over, we’re well on our way to Thanksgiving, but before we put away all our Halloween decorations let’s look back at some of the greatest, geek-themed Jack O… more

The Saturday Evening Post Mortem: 10/27-11/02

It’s Saturday evening. You’ve had a long day of activities and you just want to kill some hours by clearing some of the build up off your DVR. With so… 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! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

KABUKI: THE ALCHEMY: A Roadmap to (My) Creative Enlightenment

“The moment that you feel that, just possibly, you’re walking down the street naked, exposing too much of your heart and your mind and what exists on the inside, showing… more


Do we even need to discuss this? The Hunger Games: Catching Fire hits theaters on November 22nd, and the final trailer has arrived. This chapter follows Katniss Everdeen on her “… more

THE BLACKLIST Recap: Gina Zanetakos

My theory about The Blacklist holds strong: Every other episode is filler. After an awesome cliffhanger last week, one that promised to answer the show’s most interesting question (Is Liz’s… more

Season 5 Confirmed! No Rest for THE WALKING DEAD on AMC!

“Raaaaaattttinnngggsss!” That’s what the zombies of programming over at AMC are moaning today, as is reporting the cable network has confirmed its commitment to the high-rated series The… more

Jim O’Heir Answers the Question: Where Does Candy Corn Come From?

Actor Jim O’Heir, Parks and Recreation’s lovable Gary/Jerry/Larry Gergich, has taken time out of his busy schedule to solve one of Halloween’s longest-lingering questions: Where does candy corn… more

EASTBOUND & DOWN Recap: Chapter 26

The end doesn’t bode well for Kenny Powers, not if this week’s episode of Eastbound and Down is any indication of things to come. As his ego spirals out of… more

The Saturday Evening Post Mortem: 10/20-10/25

It’s Saturday evening. You’ve had a long day of activities and you just want to kill some hours by clearing some of the build up off your DVR. With so… more

Mr. Peabody & Sherman Time Travel From the 60′s into Theaters!

The first trailer for Dreamworks Animation’s newest film Mr. Peabody & Sherman is here; take a look at it, and then we’ll discuss it a bit: The official description: Mr…. more

TRICK ‘R TREAT To Screen (With Cast) In Hollywood

Good news for Los Angeles based fans of the cult horror favorite Trick ‘R Treat – a very special, one night only, screening of the film is happening at the… more

The Purge: Fear the Night and Monsterpalooza Bring Fear to Southern California!

Monsterpalooza in Burbank, California is a ghoul filled convention celebrating zombies, werewolves, vampires, and other strange and horrifying creatures.  Award winning special FX artists meet with fans, there’s a whole… more


Fitting episode title this week, as I, Shawn DePasquale, am the replacement recapper of American Horror Story: Coven while Matt Cohen is off in Japan, presumably searching for his future… more

Top Ten Favorite Horror Novels

Halloween is almost here, so let’s get spooky together with this list of my favorite horror novels of all time! 10. Scary Stories To Tell in the Dark - Alvin… more

THE BLACKLIST Recap: The Courier

I had to take last week off due to work obligations, but also because I’m not sure I can handle consecutive weeks of this show. Maybe they should air it… more

Eastbound & Down Recap: Chapter 25

This season, it seems, will come down to a battle between Kenny and Guy Young, host of Sports Sesh. This weeks episode further provided background for that final showdown (most… more

The Saturday Evening Post Mortem: 10/13-10/18

It’s Saturday evening. You’ve had a long day of activities and you just want to kill some hours by clearing some of the build up off your DVR. With so… more

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Awesome Reddit Catchphrase Thread

Hats off to the former Governor of California, or to whoever is behind the scenes on his PR team, for a stunning and wonderful display of fan-affection on Reddit today…. more

EASTBOUND & DOWN Recap: Chapter 24

Not the funniest episode of Eastbound & Down. Maybe the weirdest. Basically Kenny is slowly spiraling out of control. He’s spending way more money than he should. Then to prove they… more

DVR Dump – Week of 10/13/2013

So much good TV and so little time… yes, it’s time again for DVR Dump, my list of all the things stockpiled on my DVR that I plan on catching… more

Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare Is Terrifying Fun!


FX Takes ARCHER to the Danger Zone in New Teaser

This video doesn’t need much of an introduction. It’s got every major Archer character making an appearance in roles originated by the cast of Tony Scott’s 1986 Top Gun, and … more

Thor: The Dark World Movie Poster Gets LEGO’d

Everyone loves LEGOs. It’s a fact. You can’t not love them, because that would mean you hate joy and that’s mean. As we all know there are no “mean people”… more