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The Deleterious Dilemma of Shane Gillis

On September 12, 2019 it was announced that Pennsylvania native Shane Gillis would be joining the 45th season of NBC's Saturday Night Live. The long-running sketch comedy series has seen far better days and is teetering around an all-time-low in ratings and popularity. All the while, Shane Gillis--a writer, comedian and actor in his early… Continue reading The Deleterious Dilemma of Shane Gillis

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Arts, Comedy, Movies

The Little Mermaid and the Blaxploitation of Twitter

Just like any other organic underground counter-culture, we seem to forget that the media--not to mention the social media platform itself--are fully aware of the existence of these things and how they can manipulate them to their advantage.

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Talking Nerdy, Ep. 203: Hermit Crabs on the Iron Throne

Ultimate Independence Day spoilers / Ruining movies / College Humor gets it right / Game of Thrones Mansplain-Off / Millennials stink at adulting / Taking a look at Pete's Dragon, more stories from the Sausage Party and more / Fast and Furious re-hash / Kanye West upsets the fat one from Girls / PeTA picks the wrong battles / Ellen's pen crusade / Disingenuous women sending… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Ep. 203: Hermit Crabs on the Iron Throne

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Talking Nerdy, Ep. 192: Happy Berkday

Star of stage and screen, Xander Berkeley returns to Talking Nerdy / The Walking Dead finale leaves everyone wanting answers / Will Bernie Sanders destroy Hillary Clinton for good? / The Walking Dead Eeny Miney Moe Math / Star Wars Rogue One may be the best Star War with "One" in the title / David… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Ep. 192: Happy Berkday

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Talking Nerdy, Ep. 171: Touched By a Dick Angel

The world mourns Don Vito / Star Wars takes place over two days / BB-8 is trans / Ronda Rousey gets knocked out / Power Rangers race-jumble / Dan Mansplains Supernatural Tweets / Starbucks isn't Christmas enough / A Taco Bell Manager's tearful apology / Fast Food employees want more of your money / More… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Ep. 171: Touched By a Dick Angel

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Talking Nerdy, Ep. 152: PrattKeeping the Internets

Is it a coincidence that Spider-Man's costume features the same colors as the Confederate flag? Yes. But that doesn't stop us from talking about both the future of Spider-Man and the scourge of the rebel flag in this week's riveting episode of Talking Nerdy. We review and discuss Jurassic World, play the #HASHTAGorDIE game with… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Ep. 152: PrattKeeping the Internets

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Talking Nerdy, Episode 123: Five White Guys Walk Into a Studio…

After a week of tragedy and vicious remarks coming from every corner of every debate, the Talking Nerdy crew comes together and attempts to field various arguments from each side and come to a generic understanding. Spoiler Alert: It's not black and white. Also, a rousing game of Jose CAN'T-Say So and Dan Explains #Supernatural… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Episode 123: Five White Guys Walk Into a Studio…

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Talking Nerdy, Ep. 57: Back to Black w/ Dave Temple and Chris Cotton

Philadelphia comedians and hosts of the "1st World Problems" podcast, Dave Temple and Chris Cotton stop by to talk about the history of racism, Velociraptors, Jurassic Park, and more! Download the Latest Episode HERE or on iTUNES!!