Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

I Smell a Spin-off… and BRAINS!!

I have a sneaking suspicion that TRUE BLOOD is about to introduce yet another type of creature. The other night, did anyone else notice this creepy dude staggering through the… more

The Dark Knight’s Golf Cart

Look, no matter how much evil Batman squashes with his Death-Monk training, at the core of it he’s still a rich white guy. As such, he is innately drawn to… 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
 

FIFA Announces “Nerd Cup Soccer”

LOS ANGELES, CA — FIFA announced Friday that for the first time in soccer history, nerds will not only be allowed to play the sport—they’ll have their own league. Beginning… more

Star of David

Phind more Phirm HERE!… more

The Most Famous Car in Hollywood

A few years ago, I sold my favorite car: a 93 Honda Accord.  I hated selling him—not only because he was the “Black Pearl” of the Fourth Generation of… more
 

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“Ghostbusters, 0 B.C.”

A Photoshop contest asked me what it would look like if my favorite movie took place in another era.  This was my answer. Mike Phirman is a comedian/musician/Photoshop… more

Nerd Tatts Of the Week

So I’m buying jeans at the Beverly Center Mega-Mall complex and Shopatorium today and a dude comes up to me and says, “I love your blog!” which is exciting to… more
 

Watch a New Web Soup Tonight!

What do Chucky and Tim Gunn have in common? ME. I HAVE BROUGHT THEM TOGETHER. If anyone embodies the idea of “Make It Work” it has to be a dying… more

I Decapitated Animal

This is actually a backpack, but it REALLY looks like I took his head and displayed it on stage in some weird Muppet sacrifice ceremony. It’s a wonderful example of… more

Watch A Brand New Web Soup Tonight!

If not for me or delightful web videos, then watch for the lovely Alison Brie (Community, Mad Men) who will be hottening up the show with her presence. A brand… more
 

I’m a Tatt!

This is definitely a first for me. Rob Zombie sent me this pic of a tattoo that a dude put on his arm of my death scene from House of… more

The Speedo Picture.

Ah, Speedos. I didn’t own one before this day, but I appreciate that they provide me with the comfort and support I so richly deserve. This episode of Attack of… more

I Collect Bugs.

These are some of the unmounted ones. I bought these guys at an annual bug fair that happens at the Museum of Natural History in LA. No, I’m not a… more
 

GAHHHH! Old Lady Sprouts Horn!!!

I got nothin’ for this one. Other than abject terror, that is…I mean, I’m sure it’s nothing more than a benign cutaneous keratinous tumor but GAH!!! via zuzutop… more

Banned Disney Photos

Sweet cheese these are hilarious. See nine more at Uphaa…. more

Jimmy Fallon Show Pics

Above: Michael Moore & Jimmy. Below: Broken Bells taken with Hipstamatic Check out Late Night With Jimmy Fallon tonight! I’m nerding out on it…. more
 

Sonic Screwdriver

Yeah, I’m pretty much nerding out over Doctor Who. I’m two eps into Season 3 and I’m angry that it took me this long to discover my new favorite show… more

House Explained! Sort Of.

Anyone who knows me knows I love ol’ George House, especially when he’s leaning on a crutch to Huang Huang. I’m not 100% sure where this ran but I have… more

My New Favorite Shirt

Recently I bugged Weird Al about how I really wanted a vintage AL TV shirt and he totally found one and sent it to me! This photograph was taken moments… more
 

Heinz Technology Brings Mobile Ketchup Into The 21st Century

GONE are the days when a diminutive ketchup slit merely weeps globs of the tomato-ey condiment onto a plastic sleeve that in turn becomes a shitty, makeshift spreading mechanism. FINALLY… more

Sweeeeeeeeeeeeet Pic.

Had a delightful lunch with Adam Savage, then got a tour of M5 and cornered Jamie to take this picture with us. We’re going to start touring as The Three Tenerds…. more

“Clunkiest Company Name” Award

Mike Phirman took this picture of me last night in the parking lot of a TGI Fridays, the only open good-time eatery we could find when we arrived in St…. more