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Nerdist News: Live From WonderCon, Plus GODZILLA Rules and So Does Marjorie Liu


A Place To Start Something

Nerdist readers know that, at heart, this site, and everything about the Nerdist empire, is a celebration of the creative process. Part of that has been the Nerdist Theater at… more

Mother Uses Dead Son’s Sperm For Grandchild

Just your typical boy-meets-girl, girl has son-who-then-tragically-dies-so-she-harvests-his-sperm-to-mother-her-future-grandchild story. No, this is not a script from a telenovela, but the real life narrative of Marissa Evans, 44, who lost her son… 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

“Star Wars” Fans Unite To Help Parents Of Ailing Baby

Here’s another reason you nerds rule. Star Wars fans and even actors raising money to help pay the medical bills for a baby, “Princess Leah” (yeah, spelling’s different, but whatever),… more

Your Inspirational Moments For Today

If Nerdist stands for anything (besides the love and celebration of what we call Nerd Culture), it’s inspiration. You hear it in the Nerdist Podcast, when Chris and Jonah prod… more