Tex Avery once said: “In a cartoon, you can do anything.” That overlying idea has thankfully permeated creators and artists in multiple mediums, and allowed surrealism, Dadaism, conceptualism, and the… more
Maelstroms of colors whipping together like a Hubble shot of Jupiter’s atmosphere. Incongruous hues flowing harmoniously; magentas licking veridians, azures flush with chartreueses working together and the heady collision of… more
Renowned comic writer and beloved curmudgeon Harvey Pekar passed away earlier this week. His insight into the human condition touched thousands of readers and inspired brilliant artists, including Robert Crumb,… more
Recently Gelaskins approached me about making Nerdist-themed adhesive iPhone & laptop covers. I accepted! My good friend Chris Glass, graphic designer Mage, created for me what he calls “Nerdgyle.” Currently,… more
Nerdist is a place where we nerds come together and share the nerdery that we find. It's also my home to various elements of the Nerdist Empire. You might recognize me from TV. You don't realize that's where you know me from, but it is. You think you went to college with me or I look like your cousin's friend, but that is not the case. At one time or another you stumbled upon me on your moving picture box in such cerebral gems as MTV's "Singled Out" and Noam Chomsky's "Shipmates." and so much more...