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4 02, 2013

Rejection

By | 2017-03-17T00:42:03+00:00 February 4th, 2013|Categories: Article|Tags: , |3 Comments

I've brought up more than a few times before on both the blog and podcast that I interned at Marvel Comics back in 1998. Upon completing that internship, I graduated from college and a few weeks later got married. Afterward, I began looking for my first job. With that Marvel internship now sitting on my [...]

30 06, 2012

Dear Nerd Lunch: CT

By | 2017-03-17T00:49:09+00:00 June 30th, 2012|Categories: Article|Tags: , |2 Comments

Dear Nerd Lunch,Where to begin?Superman has his Fortress of Solitude. I have you. Sure, I have a family, church, job, and recently school. But with all those things, it's not easy for me to get away and run off to a physical location where I can surround myself with my nerdin' activities. With you, I have [...]

29 06, 2012

Dear Nerd Lunch: Jeeg

By | 2017-03-17T02:58:48+00:00 June 29th, 2012|Categories: Article|Tags: , |3 Comments

Dear Nerd Lunch,   Has it really been 5 years already?  I know I don’t write as much as I should these days, so let me apologize.  I am devoting a lot of attention your little brother, Podcast, and Twitter can be a hell of a distraction, but you’re still just as important as ever. [...]

28 06, 2012

Dear Nerd Lunch: Pax

By | 2017-03-17T02:09:26+00:00 June 28th, 2012|Categories: Article|Tags: , |2 Comments

Dear Nerd Lunch,Sup, bro?  How you doin’?  What did you say?  You’re 5 years old?  Wow, that’s crazy. Time flies.  I remember when I first met you.I first discovered you in early 2011.  Your funky attitude about pop culture and hossin’ (good eatin’) drew me back to you again and again.  You covered pop culture [...]

10 04, 2012

Nerd Lunch Podcast 32: Nerd Heritage

By | 2017-03-18T02:53:54+00:00 April 10th, 2012|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |4 Comments

Our old buddy Fitz returns to the show for our companion piece to Episode 148 of The Atomic Geeks, “Geek Dads!”. We spend the first part of the show talking about our upbringing and the formative experiences that made us nerds, geeks, dorks, and poindexters. After that we briefly touch on how we hope to [...]

3 04, 2012

This Day in Nerd Lunch History: April 3, 2003

By | 2017-03-17T00:49:09+00:00 April 3rd, 2012|Categories: Article|Tags: |1 Comment

Near the beginning of the time that Jeeg, PLee and I began getting together for lunch, PLee made an off-hand comment about how humanity would be in big trouble if the monkeys and dolphins ever teamed up. I felt like this needed to be illustrated in some way, so I spent a morning putting together [...]

28 02, 2012

Nerd Lunch Podcast 26: Memories of Retro Technology

By | 2017-03-18T03:49:14+00:00 February 28th, 2012|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , |8 Comments

On this week’s episode we turn our attention to some of the technology that was cutting edge during our youths. We’re joined by the best retro expert we could ask for, The Retroist himself. During our conversation we stroll past all manner of tech gravestones including the Kodak Disc camera, Atari 2600, audio cassettes, the [...]

29 12, 2011

Nerd Lunch 2011 Year in Review

By | 2017-03-17T00:51:15+00:00 December 29th, 2011|Categories: Article|Tags: |2 Comments

This year has been a big year for Nerd Lunch and I want to reflect on it and maybe brag a bit about what we did in 2011.Almost right out of the gate, we launched the short-lived, but much loved "Nerd Lunch: The Web Series." This was quite a departure from the blog and featured [...]

28 07, 2011

CUT TO: Twenty Years Later…

By | 2017-03-17T00:52:51+00:00 July 28th, 2011|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

Twenty years ago yesterday, a 14 year old boy went on his first date with a girl. They went to see Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves starring Kevin Costner then they walked to the local mall and ate at Hardee's. Seven years later, that boy and girl would get married. And thirteen years after that, [...]