We discuss adventures from Wizard World Comic Con 2015; watch the trailer for CBS’s Supergirl and debate whether show runners and video game developers have a social responsibility to their audiences; confirm that Frankie Muniz blue Paul Giamatti; Dan mansplains #Supernatural tweets from girls on Twitter; and we wrap it all up with a play-by-play of the new Iggy Azalea and Britney Spears music video for Pretty Girls. All of this and more LIVE via Periscope in this week’s episode of Talking Nerdy!
In this episode we discuss an unhinged exchange with the game developer Brianna Wu, the dangers and limitations of white male privilege, and why Marvel’s action-packed Age of Ultron will inevitably be the Empire Strikes Back of superhero films. The first day of March Madness has left the taste of sour grapes in everyone’s mouth, but we push ahead with a horrifying week in news, Dan mansplains #Supernatural tweets from girls on Twitter, and we wrap up with a game of Google Feud.
It’s the Alpacalypse! LlamaGate! Day of Too Many Llamas! We cover the outrageous llamapallooza that gripped the hearts and minds of a nation, the best and worst moments from the Academy Awards 2015, and the federal decision on Net Neutrality. The gang talks about FOX’s Gotham, Anita Sarkeesian’s #GamerGate speech, and bring back the Internet’s favorite game: Jose Can-Say-So!