Words With Nerds: Giving an S

In the ninth episode of Words With Nerds, we lead an insurrection of intelligence and drop knowledge bombs on everyone. The Emperor arrives to put us back on schedule, because you demanded it. Disclaimer: 2,567 Bothans died to bring you this information. Listen Today! Download! Subscribe! Enjoy! Here are some of the gems you can […]

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We Need Another Star Wars

I’m really on a kick about loss of innocence and the need for childlike amazement lately. I’m sure that says something about what’s going on in my head. But to be very precise about it, I’m looking forward to 2015 and what Disney does with the Star Wars franchise. This is for one very specific […]

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Can a Love Interest Be a Sidekick?

On the last episode of Words with Nerds (available here on iTunes and Podbean) we debated sidekicks and henchmen. One argument has continued in the Twitterverse between Craig and a legendary antagonist (Jar Jar Hater) who insists that love interests can, indeed, be sidekicks. The first example, I have to say, does not support the […]

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Happy Birthday, John Williams!

I don’t care what his detractors say, I don’t care that I can hear stunningly similar thematic treatments between Superman, Raiders of the Lost Ark and Return of the Jedi. When your body of work is nearly every noteworthy film score for several decades’ worth of film, it’s OK to have repetitive moments. Especially when […]

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