Leading with Celebrity Deaths, we talk about the passing of Hüsker Dü drummer, songwriter, backing/lead vocalist Grant Hart. Hart was a well-rounded musician and artist (having designed all the Hüsker Dü album covers, for example). Pataki talks about his strong feelings for the Minnesota-base band. Shamrock talks about the 25th anniversary re-release of "Automatic for the People". Pataki waxes nostalgic of his college rock days at KAMP. We talk about that Wu Tang album with only 1 copy. We have not seen IT yet, no spoilers people; but Stephen King reminds us all - there is a book! Coulrophobia is the fear of clowns. The Young Pope, Jude Law, joins us (briefly). Also, we talk with Bill Cosplay. Shamrock talks about South Park prank home automation devices. Pataki profess his love of the Santa Fe art collective Meow Wolf and how their House of Eternal Return. More Terminator moves are coming - Shamrock & Pataki approve.
Steely Dan loses Walter Becker; we do not really know what to say. Pataki has lots to say about the Obit. documentary about the NY Times Obituary Department. We lament “Ernest Dumb Scared” not being a movie. Why is September 7th special in the music world? Shamrock walks you through the happenings on this date. Who’s Tim Bob? MTV Unplugged returns! (... but maybe it was always, sort of, around?) Pataki explains why who he’d want on MTV Unplugged. Shamrock expresses love for Taylor Swift. How many Joker movies can they make? Answer: LOTS! A “Big Lebowski” Sequel? What’s going on? VIDEO GAMES! Shamrock waxes nostalgic about L.A. Noire and how it is coming to a modern console near you! And we about Nintendo’s new, interest game mode. Mario has a new career, but what is it?
Horror Films lost a legend this past week. We talk about the passing of Tobe Hooper. Are margins getting tighter for The Simpson's this season? Capcom brings Puzzle Fighter to a mobile device in a pocket, near you! What is the pop punk song for your astrological sign?!?! Loving Vincent is *finally* coming out in September! Released on the 22nd. Pataki talks Halt and Catch Fire Season 4 (Final Season). Shamrock talks limited edition Street Fighter II for the 30th Anniversary! (If you score the glow-in-the-dark Blanca one, we want pics!!!!) We round up with the very intriguing multi-gameplay of Sea of Thieves and their inclusive standards on required hardware.
Well, well, well! Another episode of Nerd World USA. We talk about the passing of the original Nutty Professor. Shamrock recaps the first episodes of the Netflix series The Defenders. We pitch our talents to various sponsors. Shamrock wows with his vast movie trivial knowledge. We discuss stunt bums, fake asses, and how Tom Cruise might have a "stand-in" bottom. We talk about how James Cameron is throwing shade on the massively successful Wonder Woman. Plus, we puzzle over Nintendo's inability make the demand for their retro gaming systems.
We catch up after two months of scheduling issues. We were so eager to be back at it we forget to introduce ourselves! We mourn Adam West and Chester Bennington. Disney wants to stream all the things (ugh!). Movie recaps! Featuring Baby Driver and Spider-Man Homecoming. Trailer Teasers! Ready Player One - what do you think? And we learn why you don't invite the Fat Boys to a 5-year old's party.
Now, Guten-tag-free! Whoa, imagine this - a healthy week for celebrities! We shift the focus games, music, and movies. We hear about the upcoming September release of Harmonix & Hasbro's DropMix™. Courtney Love is making waves around a "less" tell-all book project. Flash! Sham talks Season 3 of Flash while Pataki laments DC's "crossover" behavior. And, we finish with Shamrock's unfiltered review of DC's sensational hit, Wonder Woman (yes, that means *spoilers*).
Shamrock & Pataki discuss the passing of two more notable celebrities. We chat about Rick Moranis coming out of retirement (and Pataki goshes about his McKenzie Brother man crush). Sham got to attend all four days of this year's Phoenix Comicon! He chats about Thursday night in the wake of the gunman incident. Found Footage Festival! It's a thing, an awesome thing - and Pataki got to attend in Tucson.
Shamrock & Pataki mourn celebrity deaths. Pataki is wrong, many times, like normal. Discussion of Mickey Rourke's defense of 2Pac. We share our thoughts on NBC's "Powerless" and how Charm City is defended by Redd Foxx. Pataki attempts to defend "Alien: Covenant" and keeps it above board - no spoilers.
Hey - this is a SPOILERS WARNING! If you haven't seen Guardian of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 - you might want to wait to listen. <= warning! Shamrock & Pataki are joined by Lynx Kinetic and Sarah to talk all about the Guardian of the Galaxy, Vol. 2!
OH WHAT A FINE DAY! Thar Warth DAY! MAY THE FARTH BE WIT U ... as one might say ... Shamrock and Pataki talk Star Wars for an entire episode. We cover the special editions (best & worst changes), we talk prequels ... Pataki goes off about his mental scars around Phantom Menance ... and, well, a bunch of Star Wars, I mean Thar Warth, talk.