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LYT Review: “The Campaign” has Winning Laughs, Lazy Plot

Unlike some other political comedies – Chris Rock’s Head of State comes to mind – The Campaign at least identifies the party affiliations of its major players. Never-challenged (except mentally,… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 5/26

This week offers up a nice balance of a cool zombie apocalypse game with a refreshing twist, an adaptation of a classic tale with a twist and a Matthew Lillard… 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

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 5/20

Whether it’s a comic book, movie, web series, album or a new piece of technology, we love combing through Kickstarter, Indie Go-Go and the myriad of other crowdfunding sites to… more

Investing for Nerds: Exploring Netflix

I’m sure all of you are well aware of Netflix’s (NFLX) recent woes. The separation of its DVD and streaming services, combined with a price hike, has prompted an… more

Investing for Nerds: A Nerd’s First Stock

My nerd friends all say they’re interested in the stock market but have plenty of excuses about why they haven’t started investing yet. Many of them are nervous… more

The Economy Has Imploded and We’re All Going To Die… (Not Really)

The End Of The World: OK, not really. A top credit rating agency, Standard and Poor’s (S&P), has downgraded the U.S. as borrowers from the top rating… more

Investing for Nerds: Social Media

You’re on the cutting edge of social media. Your Friendster and MySpace accounts may have gone the way of your Geocities 90210 fan page, but you manage your Facebook,… more

Be a Budget Hero and Save America’s Finances

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but America’s got a little problem on our hands. We have a budget that needs balancing and apparently no one in… more

Investing for Nerds: Emergency Savings

My dad likes to tell me that investing in the stock market requires an iron stomach. If one of the stocks you’ve carefully researched tanks all of a sudden, you… more

Investing for Nerds: Anyone Can Be an Expert

The stock market is an ongoing strategy game screaming for some nerd-love, yet it’s dominated by old guys in suits. The object is to find the companies that are… more