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Terrified #27: Emily Heller

Emily Heller is Dave’s guest this week!  She’s a great comedian and a great friend and she’s doing great.  Dave and Emily get a little confused as to what they’re… more

The Alton Browncast #31: Scott Witherow – Olive and Sinclair Chocolate Co.

Alton is in Nashville visiting Scott Witherow of Olive and Sinclair Chocolate Co. Scott describes the path he’s taken from high-end restaurants to making chocolate in his home kitchen… 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

The Todd Glass Show #138: Live from The Comedy Attic

A LIVE episode of The Todd Glass Show from The Comedy Attic in Bloomington, Indiana! Buy The Todd Glass Show t-shirts! Like The Todd Glass Show on Facebook, follow @ToddGlass … more

Nerdist Podcast: Broken Bells

The amazing duo James Mercer (The Shins) and Brian Burton (Danger Mouse) that make up Broken Bells invite Chris and Jonah to their studio to talk! They discuss their process… more

Ding-Donger #37: BEARD GONE!

The beard has been shaven. Tune in to find out why (he had to lose it for a job he had today for the TV–OOPS! SPOILER!). Hint: He wasn’t on… more

The JV Club #95: Maria Thayer

Walk into the light – or follow the smell of toast- for a morningtime chat with the splendid Maria Thayer (Eagleheart) about bee farms, how flunking art leads to art… more

Sex Nerd Sandra #128: Sex Prep: Mindfulness with Dr. Jenn Gunsaullus

NINJA SKILLS FOR SEX! Sandra gets Dr. Jenn Gunsaullus to explain a crucial technique for handling yourself in the bedroom… and beyond! TOPICS: The “Down Low,” Getting Touchy-Feely, Self Care,… more

Chewin’ It #45: Anders Holm

Anders Holm, creator, writer, and star of Workaholics, joins Kevin and Steve for a chew. They talk about how Ders got his start, his “distinguished” college career, the origins of… more

The Wrestling Compadres Slamcast #2: Rob Van Dam & Booker T

Join your new compadres Dale Rutledge, Jonny Loquasto, and Chuck Rice as they chat with 21-time championship holder and wrestling legend, Rob Van Dam! WWE Hall of Famer Booker T… more

You Made It Weird #192: Randy Liedtke

Red headed giant, gay bar chef, and real life prankster Randy Liedtke makes it weird! Follow @randyliedtke on Twitter and see him in February in Seattle and Portland! Follow @peteholmes… more

Nerdist Podcast: Paul Williams Returns

The amazing Paul Williams — who you may have seen at the Grammys with Daft Punk — returns to the podcast! He and Chris sit down at ASCAP to talk… more

Pop My Culture #138: Josh Gondelman

Josh Gondelman (stand-up comic and co-author of Twitter’s Modern Seinfeld) joins Cole and Vanessa to chat about the Golden Globes, science and dragons, Diddy, Jaqueline Bisset, Seinfeld supporting players, Tough… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #125: Dan Harmon, Chris McKenna, Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, and Joe Henderson

Dan Harmon (creator, Community); Chris McKenna (Community); Justin Halpern & Patrick Schumacker (creators, Surviving Jack and $#*! My Dad Says); and Joe Henderson (Graceland; White Collar). Recorded January 12, 2014…. more

The Mutant Season #115: Aaron H. Baker

Aaron H. Baker hangs out with Gil to talk about everything he does at the NerdMelt Showroom! Follow @mutantseason on Twitter!… more

Cashing In With T.J. Miller #93: The Qigong Trilogy- Part 2

Cash and T.J. talk about Epicureans, Rumpelstilskin, Jean-Paul Sartre’s No Exit, windless sailing, naval fetishes, box sets, monkey bars vs. teeter totters, staycations, pine tar, and bad puns, and… more

The K Ohle #37: Pet-o-Philia with Mark Normand

Kurt talks with the very funny and interesting Mark Normand. Topics include New Orleans, getting mugged, and drinking. Up top Kurt chats about smells and Dennis Rodman. Follow @marknorm on… more

Today We Learned #24: Ryan Sickler

What are Spaniards adding to their red wine? Why can certain people taste colors and smell sounds? What year is it? Find out the answer to all of this and… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #150: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Free Kicks”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada, Mark Gagliardi as Croach the Tracker, and Molly Quinn as Pemily Stallwark. Also starring Joshua Malina as the Barkeep; Craig Cackowski as local… more

We’re Alive: Chapter 42 – Chasing Ghosts – Part 2 of 3

Retrieving Puck…… more

The Indoor Kids #133: Motivation Farming with Dan Harmon

Today the Kids welcome back Dan Harmon to talk about Community, other TV he’s watching, and the video games he currently has the headspace for. Plus we talk news with… more

Nerdist Podcast: Work It Out

The guys sit down for another somewhat serious hostful. Chris and Jonah talk out some problems they have been having and Matt mediates! Artwork by Shane Rossy… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #48: Round 2 (Will Weldon, Caitlin Gill, Josh Androsky and Sean Keane)

Round two with Will Weldon, Caitlin Gill, Josh Androsky and Sean Keane. Recorded live at the Punchline in San Francisco. See Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction LIVE every third Tuesday at… more

Nerdist Comics Panel #28: Definitives Part 2

Len Wein (creator of Swamp Thing and more), Adam Beechen (Hench), and Ben Blacker (Thrilling Adventure Hour) discuss more definitives — stories, writers, and artists — including Swamp Thing, Garth Ennis, Grant… more