Holy Literary References, Batman! Someone rang the Batphone! In this week’s episode we discuss a lot of fun things, with a special focus on the top five characters on television, ever. We constructed the lists blind and found out a big truth about each other that’s a little weird. Some of the things we ask […]Read more "Words With Nerds: John Gets His First Call"
I couldn’t choose a title, so I’m going with both. I’ve talked about the unearned cynicism of my generation and our fading sense of wonder. I’m consumed with Jimmy Stewart-style rants about how we should be kinder to each other and more willing to embrace fun instead of a skeptical, sardonic take on everything. I mean […]Read more "Get Off My Parsec – OR – Grumpy Old Fans"
Welcome back for another heapin’ helpin’ of our special-ity, Nerdiness. In case you haven’t yet subscribed, here’s the recap of our latest podcast, posted on June 20, 2013. In what was proclaimed at one point to possibly be the nerdiest show we’ve ever done (though you may beg to differ), Craig and John run the […]Read more "Words With Nerds: Snuggle Time With Grumpy Cat"
We touched on this in the latest episode of Words With Nerds, but I want to give one of my dilemmas a name and explore it a little further. It’s something of an article, but trust me it’s worth the effort. I’m really trying to work through this issue and see it from all sides. […]Read more "The Lucius Fox Dilemma"
It’s time for your weekly dose of awesome! We got some more calls to the hotline (571-308-NERD) and Craig suffers the audience Wrath of Well Actually again. We also get a mystery call that has us panicking and looking for Terry Gilliam. We also address some of the hotter questions of the week. Among those […]Read more "Words With Nerds: Somebody’s Watching Me"
The hits keep on coming! Craig gets called out on the hotline (571-308-NERD) and immediately addresses the “Well Actually” that a caller left on the line to get the show rolling. From there we examine some questions that have plagued nerds for years, and even if we don’t resolve them, we offer some thoughts worth […]Read more "Words With Nerds: Be Excellent to Each Other"
This episode aired May 30, 2013. I swear I will get better about the timing of simultaneous posting here on the blog, it’s just been a crazy time at work. In this week episode, Craig and John tackle the tough issues facing nerds today. They ask tough questions like: How could you not embrace technology […]Read more "Words With Nerds: Dinner With Supervillains"