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14 09, 2011

Nerd Lunch Podcast 2: Drill Down – Back to the Future

By | 2017-03-18T03:32:25+00:00 September 14th, 2011|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Hey! We've doubled the amount of Nerd Lunch episodes available to you. In episode 2, the guys are joined by Shawn Robare from Branded in the 80s for an in-depth discussion of the Back to the Future franchise. Favorite movie? Favorite scene? Should there be a Part IV? Do the temporal mechanics make sense? Hang [...]

8 11, 2011

Nerd Lunch Podcast 10: Classic He-Man Toys

By | 2017-03-18T03:37:58+00:00 November 8th, 2011|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , |6 Comments

Shawn Robare of Branded in the 80s returns to join CT, Jeeg, and Pax. We discuss the Masters of the Universe toys of our youth including favorites, disappointments, and those figures or vehicles we wanted but never got. Along the way we learn about our collective obsession with Faker, the dirty hippies employed by Mattel, [...]

12 01, 2012

Nerd Lunch Podcast 19: Drill Down on Soda

By | 2017-03-18T03:45:17+00:00 January 12th, 2012|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , |2 Comments

Podcast regular Shawn Robare occupies the fourth chair for a discussion of sodas, pops, fizzy drinks, cokes, or whatever you might call them. We kick around our favorite and most hated carbonated beverages, wade into the cola wars, and talk about ill conceived soda disasters. Crystal Pepsi, anyone? Plus in the Nerd To-Do List, we [...]

15 02, 2012

Nerd Lunch Podcast 24: Give it a Chance–Spirited Away!

By | 2017-03-18T03:47:32+00:00 February 15th, 2012|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , |7 Comments

In what we hope will be a franchise topic, we have our guest guide us through an examination of some new territory. Up first is our old friend Shawn Robare from Branded in the 80s to lead us into anime with the Hayao Miyazaki film "Spirited Away". Listen to find out what three anime newbies [...]

15 05, 2012

Nerd Lunch Podcast 37: Drill Down – Original Muppet Movies

By | 2017-03-18T03:57:42+00:00 May 15th, 2012|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Shawn Robare rides his stunt motorcycle over from Branded in the 80s to join us for a discussion of the original trilogy of Muppet films: The Muppet Movie, The Great Muppet Caper, and The Muppets Take Manhattan.  We start with our personal histories with the Muppets and where they fit into our nerdom. Then we [...]

24 07, 2012

Nerd Lunch Podcast 47: Expanded Universes

By | 2017-03-18T15:05:42+00:00 July 24th, 2012|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |6 Comments

Pax, CT, Shawn Robare, and TAG Irregular Mark Dury provide our take on expanded universes. We discuss our favorite EUs from Star Wars to the Buffyverse, talk about what works or doesn't work in EU, and offer up some properties we wish had EU. When we're done, be sure to check out this week's episode [...]

30 10, 2012

Nerd Lunch Podcast 59: Halloween Specials

By | 2017-03-18T14:56:24+00:00 October 30th, 2012|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , |2 Comments

To celebrate the season Pax and Jeeg call in our Halloween experts, Shawn from Branded in the 80s and Jay from The Sexy Armpit, to discuss two LEGENDARY Halloween TV specials. Up first is the 1976 Paul Lynde Halloween Special with 70s guest stars aplenty including Tim Conway, Florence Henderson, and KISS. You can find [...]

15 01, 2013

Nerd Lunch Podcast 68: Failed Movie Toy Lines

By | 2017-05-28T22:01:59+00:00 January 15th, 2013|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , |6 Comments

For the second week in a row, the Nerd Lunch Podcast is joined by a member of the Schlock Treatment Podcast. This time, Kirk Howle stops in. Filling in for an absent Jeeg is Shawn from Branded in the 80s and Cult Film Club. The Nerds launch into a discussion about failed movie toy lines [...]

25 06, 2013

Nerd Lunch Podcast 91: G.I. Joe Action Figures

By | 2017-03-18T04:00:55+00:00 June 25th, 2013|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week on the show, CT and Pax welcome back Shawn Robare of Branded in the 80s and Cult Film Club and new guest Howie Decker of Underscoop Fire to discuss the G.I. Joe action figure line. We chatted about the figures we collected, the ones we never got, and what inspired the way we [...]

16 07, 2013

Nerd Lunch Podcast 94: Actual Nerd Lunch

By | 2017-03-18T14:12:34+00:00 July 16th, 2013|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week on the Nerd Lunch Podcast, we do something we've never done before--EAT LUNCH! CT and Pax got together in person and were fortunate enough to have regular Fourth Chair guests Shawn Robare and Robert Zerbe join them as well. We talk a bit about the Fake Geek Girls thing and then launch into [...]