Thor Ragnarok & Death

Thor Ragnarok & Death

Thor: Ragnarok teaser trailer is out and we couldn’t be more excited. In our latest podcast we break down the trailer and take a closer look at what it reveals. We surmise that it likely draws from several different comic book plots, but ...

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Trailers, Death Note, & Anime Culture

Trailers, Death Note, & Anime Culture

A whole new rash of trailers have been released. We talk about the new Spiderman movie, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Justice League, and the Transformers: The Last Knight. We talk about what we are excited about and what not so much. We’re a ...

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Nerd Culture, Representation, & Social progress

Nerd Culture, Representation, & Social progress

This year’s Oscars are certainly going to be remembered for years to come. Besides the controversy and disaster of the end, the award ceremony also saw new winners. We link this to the Saudi Arabia having its first comic convention which ...

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Dystopian Society

Dystopian Society

Given how crazy the world has been, we thought a discussion on the genre of dystopian societies was ideal. We talk about how the genre emerged, its roots in the 20th century, and the effect it has had on pop culture. We discuss different ...

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The Legend of Omar, Carrie Fisher & Ruining Your Childhood

The Legend of Omar, Carrie Fisher & Ruining Your Childhood

We may still be a bit tipsy from all the holiday foods given our crazy rants in this episode. We open the podcast discussing Omar’s Exotic Birds, a random local business that has captured our imagination. We ponder about its origins and ...

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Debate and Haunted House

Debate and Haunted House

The debates are finally over even if the election is not. We discuss and analyze what happened in the last debate and what impact it will have on the presidential race. Collectively we agree that we are so over this election and ready to move ...

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Clinton Standard, Emperor’s Clothes, and Trailers

Clinton Standard, Emperor’s Clothes, and Trailers

Being the political nerds that we are, we continue to discuss the presidential campaign after the conventions. We talk about the double standard that Hillary Clinton is held too. While clearly a politician and one that has done all sorts of ...

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Oakland PD, Battle of the Bastards, Hold the Floor

Oakland PD, Battle of the Bastards, Hold the Floor

*Warning, this episode discussing disturbing content like rape and human trafficking.* The world is descending into madness and we are all going for a ride. We start this episode off talking about the power of privilege and how the rich and ...

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Harambe, BBQ, and X-Men: Apocalypse

Harambe, BBQ, and X-Men: Apocalypse

In our latest podcast we talk about the the story of Harambe and the child who fell into the gorilla enclosure. We muse about the nature of parenting, selective outrage, and the difficult decision between the life of a child and the life of a ...

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Hodor & Comic Book Movies v Game Movies

Hodor & Comic Book Movies v Game Movies

Spoilers abound in this podcast as we discuss the latest Game of Thrones episode. We explore what the fate of Hodor means for the show and examine a few theories about the role of magic, time travel, and the gods in both the show and the books. ...

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Gods and Captain America Civil War

Gods and Captain America Civil War

As part of our ongoing tradition of recapping Game of Thrones we start the episode off with an interesting discussion about episode 3 of the season. ***Spoiler Alert*** We cover the basic narrative of the episode and focus in on some of the ...

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Violence and London

Violence and London

We remark on the inevitable nomination of Donald Trump as GOP candidate. We compare his rise with the Trump-esque tactics in the recent London mayoral race. We talk about the Goldsmith-Khan race has brought race dog-whistle and fear-mongering to ...

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Conventions & Batman V Superman

Conventions & Batman V Superman

The Currently Nerdy crew hit up conventions over the weekend and share our experience with the listeners. Vy regales us with tales about WonderCon while Diz and Ali talk about the Afghan American Conference. We then review Batman V Superman ...

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Brussels and Batman V Superman

Brussels and Batman V Superman

As Europe reels from another terrorist attack, we take a moment to reflect on the tragedy as well as the forgotten tragedies of Turkey. We sympathize with the pain and question whether there is a selective outrage when it comes to tragedy, or if ...

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#OscarSoWhite, Super Tuesday, and KKK

#OscarSoWhite, Super Tuesday, and KKK

Oh America, why you so cray. The Academy Awards just took place and once more it was whiter than wonder bread. We discuss the role of representation and race in the entertainment industry. We take a look at how the problem is systemic in the ...

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Kanye, Scalia, & Deadpool

Kanye, Scalia, & Deadpool

This episode has some ***spoilers*** so be warned. We start this podcast off with Diz’s hissy fit before quickly talking about the great trolls of the internet. We talk about Kanye’s latest twitter meltdown, his claims of needing ...

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Palin & Suicide Squad

Palin & Suicide Squad

Insanity abounds in our latest podcast. We start off talking about Sarah Palin’s endorsement of Trump and the insanity that is the Palin family. We thank John McCain for cursing us with the plague that is Palin. We take a moment to ...

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Books to Movies

Books to Movies

In our latest episode we start off with Diz’s report on the Golden Globes which really just means he heard about one award and tells us that. We wonder about the Martian as a comedy and then nature of movie categories in general. We ...

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2015 Nerd Review

2015 Nerd Review

2015 has come to an end and it’s time to take a look back on the highs and lows of the year. A slightly tired Currently Nerdy crew gather together to discuss the highlights of their New Years Even shenanigans and talk about what stood out ...

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

***Spoilers ahead. Be Warned*** We nerd out after watching Star Wars episode VII. We talk about our impression of the plot, the acting, characters, and our predictions for the future. We break down the movie by looking at all the things that ...

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