Mike has fun just talking about games and nonsense until, without warning, he turns it all into a rant about politics. But he is quickly saved by Aidan and R2 who help him out with ten brand spankin’ new listener-submitted Pod-O-Matic questions. There’s bug eating and a Trump report, overlooked science fiction and the Pathfinder game, plus another zombie apocalypse and a full recitation of the Jabberwock. All this among other assorted Pod-O-Matic goodness. You’re already happy you’ve chosen to listen to this one. You know you won’t regret it.
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 174 – My Awesome Parents
Mike loves self-checkout at the grocery. With that out of the way, Mike gets excited about grammar rules of so-called “bad English”. Then in history, Mike tells the tale Nebraska’s own Hermit Jim. There’s a slew of listener-submitted questions on the Pod-O-Matic: blood magic, Pixar movies, Firefly, committing the perfect murder, and one of the toughest F-Marry-Kill challenges ever, plus so many more! This is the episode you’re going to love so much you’ll want to marry it, so you better hurry before someone beats you to it!
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 173 – Marrying Murfreesboro
It’s an episode! Chock full of Uncomfortable Topics, ecsalator science, a full raft of Pod-O-Matic questions, and some awesome Listener Betrayal. Just the usual nerd stuff. You don’t need me to convince you that this is going to be your favorite hour of listening pleasure this week. Jump right in!
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 172 – Jackwagon
Mike and Aidan open the show this week discussing President Trump’s first week in office and the importance of protecting and exercising our First Amendment rights. They also review the new M. Night Shyamalin movie, Split. Then it’s Pod-O-Matic time as R2 delivers ten new listener-submitted questions and there’s even some Listener Betrayal to round it out. It’s the best podcast of 2017. Make sure you don’t miss out.
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 171 – Stand Up Speak Out
Superman and Monster Trucks! What more could you want? Mike talks about Secret Hitler again and then forces you to listen to adorable stories about his cat. But then he’s got a review of the comic All-Star Superman, not to mention a review of Superman II, the Richard Donner Cut. Mike goes a little linguistic with a discussion of informal contractions, and then after a handful of listener-submitted questions on the Pod-O-Matic, Aidan finally joins the podcast for the highly anticipated review of the new movie Monster Trucks. This is a great show. Listen now and impress your friends.
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 170 – Truck Suplex
This episode has Mike’s new favorite comic, Scandinavia and the World. Plus the sad end of Cast and the Curious, canine bladder stones, and a little bit of Nerd Rage about fact checking. All this plus almost a dozen new listener-submitted questions on the Pod-O-Matic and a heaping helping of Listener Betrayal. Grab a seat by the fire and get comfortable, we’ll do the rest.
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 169 – Protest Pig
First, Mike was sick. But now he’s well enough to record a podcast. And there’s some Secret Hitler and some TV stuff and Mike rages out over poor drink stocking choices. On top of that, R2 delivers ten brand-new, listener-submitted questions on the Pod-O-Matic. There’s questions about Melissa McCarthy, the Lantern Corps, Exploding Kittens, reindeer naming rights, and a kitten/baby panda deathmatch, plus so much more. Yup, this is definitely the episode you’ve been waiting your whole life for.
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 168 – Kona Rage
Nerd Pride actually recorded on Christmas Day. Mike and several of his kids talk about their awesome Christmas (spoiler alert: Mike got a lot of games). Plus there’s the world’s oldest gorilla, the song Baby It’s Cold Outside, plus Mike revels in his own ignorance for a while. There’s an even dozen listener-submitted questions on the Pod-O-Matic including stuff like Time Bandits, McNugget combinatorics, Stephen Hawking on A.I., games to never play with your parents, and a whole bunch more! Make your holidays complete by downloading and listening NOW! We’re here for you.
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 167 – Pokejamas
In this episode, Mike starts a little political discussing potential threats to our freedom of speech. But then it’s Gaming Table, and Mike finally talks about his recent Paranoia game. Which was awesome. Then Aidan joins for a three-fer version of the Sci-Fi Double Feature, reviewing Moana, Rogue One, and Arrival. When R2 finally rolls out, he brings four new listener-submitted questions for the Pod-O-Matic, covering Barney Miller, concerts, a special Star Trek FMK, and the twelfth president of these United States–Zachary Taylor! The show wraps up with a week-long Listener Betrayal. Treat your brain to something special and listen now!
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 166 – Brown Shirts
Mike opens with a discussion of Webelos Science and cool science-y things he did with his scouts, followed by talk of Mars and the colonization of space. Then he completely loses his train of thought for five minutes, but then… on to the Pod-O-Matic. R2 has eight or ten new listener-submitted questions about video games and desert island albums and trigonometry and Mike’s preferred method of apocalypse, plus sooooo much more. C’mon, you’ve denied yourself long enough, and now it’s time to indulge–download and listen now!
Nerd Pride Radio, Episode 165 – Mars is the Worst