4 10, 2014

The Nerd Lunch Podcast Report: Year 3

By | October 4th, 2014|Categories: Article|0 Comments

With three years and 150+ episodes of podcasting under our belt, I thought it would be fun to look back and analyze the data about our show. Also, having discovered this cool service called Piktochart, I thought maybe I could import the date into an infographic and share it with our readers and listeners. It's [...]

7 06, 2014

LXB: Shelf Expression

By | June 7th, 2014|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

I haven't done a LXB post in a while. Thought I'd jump in on this one. The directive was simple:Shelf Expression. Take a picture of your shelves, featuring a few of your favorite things.I realize that I still haven't given a full photo tour of Nerd Lunch HQ. This isn't the full overview, but it [...]

26 04, 2014

6 Thoughts About the New ComiXology App

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ComiXology announced today that several of their existing apps would be defunct and no longer contain an in-app storefront. Also, a new app was available that stripped out any existence of a storefront and would now be (sort of) the only app available in the Apple store. Purchases will now have to be made at [...]

18 04, 2014

The Making of The Atomic Geeks’ 250th Episode…

By | April 18th, 2014|Categories: Article|Tags: |0 Comments

For the past several months, I have been working on a tremendously huge project that was finally released earlier this week. Our podcasting brethren in Canada, and namesake of the podcasting network we are a part of, The Atomic Geeks (TAG), dropped their 250th episode onto the public Tuesday. It more or less marked their [...]

10 04, 2014

6 Thoughts about The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

By | April 10th, 2014|Categories: Article|Tags: , |0 Comments

Thanks to Tom McAuliffe for this awesome graphicStephen Colbert will take over as host of The Late Show in 2015 replacing the long-running David Letterman. I will miss Dave, but honestly, I haven't really watched him much in recent years. I have really enjoyed The Colbert Report and look forward to him taking over. I [...]

27 03, 2014

When Carlin Trammel Helped David Letterman Write Comedy

By | March 27th, 2014|Categories: Article|Tags: , |0 Comments

Click this picture to watch the clipA couple days ago, we dropped episode 124 of our podcast when we talked about late night talk shows with guest Christian Nielsen of The Atomic Geeks. On the show, I mentioned the time I had a letter read on Late Night with David Letterman. I've talked about my [...]

21 03, 2014

Starfleet Second Officers: Who Does Number Two Work For?

By | March 21st, 2014|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Thinking about rank and chain-of-command issues on “Star Trek”is a quick way to make your head explode, but it’s what we do here at Nerd Lunch.  Today, we're talking about why every good starship should have a full-time Second Officer. Yeah, that’s kind of a head-scratcher in the reboot movie when Kirk goes straight from Cadet to Captain. [...]

27 02, 2014

The Doctor Who Board Game

By | February 27th, 2014|Categories: Article|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Recently on the podcast, we did a show all about board games. One of our listeners, Graham Crouse, reached out to us on Facebook to tell us about a board game that he crafted to play with his son. I thought it was so awesome, I asked if he'd be willing to let us share [...]

24 12, 2013

The Nerd Lunch Christmas Eve ‘Oh No! I forgot to get ‘so-and-so’ a Gift!’ Guide

By | December 24th, 2013|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

It's Christmas Eve as I write this and you are probably all done with your shopping and wrapping. But in this age of friendships with people we've never met from all over the world, there might be that one person you didn't realize was getting you a gift. Or someone just slipped through the cracks [...]