Previously I let you know about the special Journey to the Force Awakens focus on The 602 Club from TrekFM. Take advantage of our knowledge and prepare thee for the new film. No, seriously. We’re blowing people’s minds with this stuff. Words With Nerds But Star Wars is no stranger to my podcasting home with […]Read more "STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS – READ THIS POST IF YOU WANT TO PREPARE (PART II)"
I AM GROOT! You remember when you went to movies because they were unabashedly fun? When the things they did were implausible, but the movie didn’t care about working theories of engine cores and neither did you? I remember those movies, constructed with a loving detail that made you want to believe their whimsy. I’m […]Read more "Guardians of the Galaxy: My Quick Spoiler-Free Review"
So the donations for the June 2014 Tough Mudder are closed, but guess what? I’m running again in September 2014. I’ll post donation info for that team here soon. <!— The June 2014 Tough Mudder is upon us. On June 14 Craig and I, your hosts of Words With Nerds, will be putting ourselves to […]Read more "There’s Still Time to Donate to Our Wounded Warrior Project Team"
Tonight both I and my dear co-host of Words With Nerds, Craig, are going to see an advance showing of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. This is because it looks awesome, Craig loves Captain America and long-time show supporter/sometimes guest Shawn will be there as well. So in honor of my truncated writing time, the […]Read more "Improbable Match-Up: Captain America vs. Bane"
Everyone loves to acknowledge Lando Calrissian as the Ladies Man of the Star Wars galaxy. On Words with Nerds, we even marveled at his similar smoothness to yours truly. Of course, no small part of this comes from the fact that Billy Dee Williams was marketed as the King of Smooth outside the Star Wars […]Read more "Smoother: Han or Lando?"
A while back, I wrote a piece mocking hippies. In a nutshell: they stink, they stank, they stunk. Give me about five minutes and I can trace back more modern problems to them than any generation has a right to cause. So anyway, I guess being more active lately has teased out some people visiting […]Read more "An Indignant Response to My Old Blog About Hippies"
On today’s Words With Nerds, Execute Question 66, my esteemed colleague Craig threw a ton of Star Wars stumper questions at me. While mixing the show for you wonderful people to hear, I wanted to revisit and add on to one of my answers. Craig asked why the Trade Federation chose to “invade Naboo the […]Read more "One Additional Note About the Invasion of Naboo"