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Los Angeles Ink Stains Prom Night!

May 25, 2012

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It’s hard to believe, but Jim Mahfood’s ”Los Angeles Ink Stains Prom Night” is less than a month away! Seriously, we are so excited for this shit, it’s insane. Working with Mahfood and the LA Ink Stains crew is a dream come true, and “Prom Night” is already shaping up to be the art event of […]

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The Art of Mike Maydak

May 12, 2012

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While stumbling aimlessly around C2E2, I came across the art of Kentucky’s own Mike Maydak, and was completely blown away. The man is a true talent, and his paintings speak for themselves. Believe it or not, his stuff is even more awesome in person. You have to admire the man’s Mojo: Learn all about Mike […]

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Nerd City’s Summer Reading List!

June 30, 2011

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After slathering on layer after layer of SPF 3000 sunblock, donning your favorite bucket hat, and hiking up black socks so that your flip flops will fit, there’s nothing quite like settling down at the beach, reaching in to your NPR tote bag and pulling out a good book (as you await the unavoidable sand-kick […]

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Top Shelf Super Duper $3 Sale!

September 13, 2010

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Our good buddies @ Top Shelf are holding their annual $3 Sale, and Nerd City couldn’t be more stoked. Featuring deals on tons of T.S. publications, including favorites by our main men Jeffrey Brown and Simon Gardenfors, this is the perfect opportunity to stock up on radical comics for the Nerd on a budget (and […]

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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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So, There Was This Apple Event Thingy Today…

January 27, 2010

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Well, it’s officially over.  Whew!  The thing Apple has been working on for almost 10 years has finally been shown the light, and it’s called the iPad.  I followed the whole thing from Gizmodo’s live blog of the event, so thanks for the pictures!  I have to say right off the bat, that I’m mildly […]

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New Kaiju Encyclopedia from Super 7

January 13, 2010

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Super 7 is about to release a definitive book on the Neo-Kaiju scene, featuring all of its prominent brands and icons, with their new “Encyclopedia of Kaiju”.  Produced in collaboration with Hyper Hobby of Japan, this awesome resource should be available through the Super 7 site any day now.  This book is really a great […]

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Tracy Morgan to release his memoirs.

October 15, 2009

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Tracy Morgan

Tracy Morgan is set to release his first book detailing his life and current career. We all know how funny this man is so I assume his book will be the same. Word is that he will also be reading the audio version of the book, which would be even more entertaining. Below you can […]

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Episode 55

August 12, 2009

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Join Max and Ben as they welcome Dr. Jose Gallimore’s associate, Jacob, as their special guest. The boys discuss books(sort of), the new Wii Sports Resort video game, and the dog-eat-dog world of podcast sponsorship.  So, sit down, tell someone that you’re Peter Bogdanovich, and have a listen to this, the delightfully offensive 55th episode […]

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