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Chewin’ It #25: Bill Gerber

Bill Gerber is a former President of Warner Brothers and long time Warners executive. Under his watch, he is responsible for such films as Unforgiven, LA Confidential, Goodfellas, and more…. more

The Mutant Season #94: Cara Santa Maria

Scientist and TV host Cara Santa Maria hangs out with Gil to talk about what neurobiology is, how tornadoes work, and digging for dinosaurs in her backyard! Follow @CaraSantaMaria on… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #27: Paul F. Tompkins, Louis Leterrier, Rory Scovel and JUNK

It’s another episode of Dining with Doug and Karen from Cinefamily! JUNK Restaurant made some deliciously unhealthy treats for Doug, Karen, and special guests! Find out more about JUNK!   &… more

Cashing In with T.J. Miller #73: Star Belly Sneetch Riot

Cash and T.J. talk about nerd flasks, mug shots, beard tails, Nick Nolte, Benjamin Franklin, the Backstreet Boys, birthday etiquette, 3 minute bluffing, positive lying, dinner pictures, cobbler donnybrooks,… more

The K Ohle #17: Pet-o-Philia with Chris Gethard

Kurt sits down with comedian, raconteur, and public television host Chris Gethard. They talk Weird New Jersey, how strangely similar they are, and why they love crumbling shore towns. Plus… more

Today We Learned #2: Jeff Dye

This week on Today We Learned, Razzle and Dan sit down with comedian Jeff Dye (MTV’s Money From Strangers, Girl Code, Last Comic Standing) to talk about lesser known forms… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #130: Captain Laserbeam, “Paperback Fighter!”

Starring John DiMaggio as Captain Laserbeam. Also starring Annie Savage and Jenny Wade as Captain Laserbeam’s Adventurekateers; Keegan-Michael Key as the Die-brarian; and Craig Cackowski as his henchman, Papercut. Recorded… more

The Indoor Kids #110: Gone Home to Portland with The Fullbright Company

This week, Kumail and Emily are in Portland and manage to sit down and chat with three of the four creators of Gone Home, the indie game that is the… more

Nerdist Podcast: Kurt Braunohler

The super funny Kurt Braunohler hangs out with the guys to talk about pranks he likes to pull on society and porn parodies, and one of the guys comes up… more

Mike and Tom Eat Snacks #81: Tim’s Cascade Style Potato Chips

Mike and Tom are back. With a snack. This episode’s music: Lindby- King of Condiments… more

The 1st Annual Geekie Awards

This Sunday, August 18th, will be a huge day for nerds everywhere – it’s the date of the 1st Annual Geekie Awards! It’s a live-streamed ceremony that will honor the… more

The Alton Browncast #8: And The Winner Is….

SPOILER ALERT: Alton Brown and Damaris Phillips, winner of Food Network Star Season 9, chat about what it was like to stand on the stage and win (what… no cake?)…. more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #22: Round 2 (Chip Pope, Baron Vaughn, Eli Olsberg, Brandon Vaughn, Paul Danke)

Round 2 with Chip Pope, Baron Vaughn, Eli Olsberg, Brandon Vaughn, and Paul Danke. Recorded at the NerdMelt Showroom in Los Angeles, November 20, 2012. Follow @bryancooking on Twitter!… more

Nerdist Comics Panel #11: Dan Slott

Comics edition #11: Dan Slott. An in-depth chat with the writer who replaced Spider-Man’s brain with Doc Ock’s! We talk about Amazing Spider-Man, Superior Spider-Man, Avengers: Initiative, She-Hulk, and lots… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #21: Round 1 (Jim Hamilton, Chris Garcia, Danielle Kramer, Darien Clark)

Round one with Jim Hamilton, Chris Garcia, Danielle Kramer, and Darien Clark. Recorded at the NerdMelt Showroom in Los Angeles, November 20, 2012. Follow @bryancooking on Twitter!… more

Nerdist Podcast: Eddie Pepitone

The always hilarious Eddie Pepitone is finally on the podcast! They talk about the best way to defend your house against robbers, riding in cars with comedians, and his documentary… more

Big Pop Fun #88: Emilio Palame

Emilio Palame is a consummate musician, composer, arranger and producer, and talks to Tom about Buffalo, Peggy Lee, and Fredonia State University. Go Blue Devils!… more

The Todd Glass Show #115: Kevin Heffernan and Steve Lemme

Kevin Heffernan and Steve Lemme of Broken Lizard (Super Troopers, Beerfest, Club Dread) return for a super fun show! Listen to Kevin and Steve’s podcast Chewin’ It on the Nerdist… more

Pop My Culture #123: Melissa Claire Egan

Melissa Claire Egan (The Young and the Restless, All My Children) joins Cole and Vanessa to talk musicals, The Last Session, Simon Cowell’s baby, Lady Gaga, horny dolphins, A League… more

Ding-Donger #18: I Got to Sing a Song Again!

Hey Ding-Dongers, right or wrongers, you know who the singer is but you can’t remember the song-ers, it’s that time again. Matt just got back from San Francisco’s Outside Lands… more

Mission Log #54 – Episode 054 – Bread and Circuses

Kirk, Spock and McCoy trace the lost spaceship The Beagle to a planet a lot like Earth. But on this planet, the Roman Empire never fell. Join John and Ken… more

The JV Club #74: Jackie Kashian

Proud Wisconsinite and The Dork Forest podcast creator Jackie Kashian joins Janet for a discussion about the families we love – even as they drive us nuts- to books, books,… more

The Legacy Music Hour #146: Gambling Games

Obscure yet very common at the same time, gambling games provide a whole new untapped resource for the boys.  Similar to the Mahjong and board games episodes, the River City… more