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Nerd City Interview: Benjamin Nugent

May 13, 2010

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Benjamin Nugent is the author of “American Nerd“, pretty much the only book ever to look at the origin and historical impact of the word “Nerd”. I recently finished the book, and it is great. It’s well-researched, funny, and fascinating. I recently got a chance to speak with Nugent about his book and the current […]

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Mish Mash

October 8, 2009

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Funny photoshops showing video games realistically (cracked.com) 12 greatest entertainment themed cereals (gunaxin.com) I didn’t know this cartoon existed!  MARVEL ZOMBIES! (toplessrobot.com) Modern takes on old comic book covers (coveredblog.com) Attention nerds: caffeinated beef jerky (perkyjerky.com) If He-Man were a hipster… (behance.net) Superhero Facebook (comicsalliance.com) Top 10 movie drinks.  You make a mean Caucasian, Jackie […]

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Addendum!

October 7, 2009

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The interviews conducted at the formerly mentioned comic con, from A to X(pac). Direct Link to Youtube Video Direct Link to Youtube Video Direct Link to Youtube Video Direct Link to Youtube Video Direct Link to Youtube Video

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In case you missed it…

October 7, 2009

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Here is the Nerd City panel discussion from the Chicago Wizard World/Chicago Comic Con this year.  In it’s 7-part entirety. It’s kinda like when ABC would air those 8 hour Stephen King adaptations in 2 hour increments every Saturday night.  So take the phone off the hook (or if you have one of them fancy […]

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Nerd City in ToyFare!

October 13, 2008

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We’re featured in this month’s “Hot Plate” section. Get the mag here.

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….And We’re Back!

October 7, 2008

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