Nerds are Funny

Comedy and stories from the people who stand up and come out as nerds

Nerds Are Funny

Nerds In Real Life

Sunday, May 3, 2015 - 7:00pm
Some Office: 1917 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL

Come on over to Some Office (1917 N Elston Ave) for a big barrel of MBSing fun!

I'll be MBSing with special guest Trin Garritano (Events Manager at Cards Against Humanity) about our mutual love of the best TV show of all time: Parks and Recreation! We WILL talk the final season, so catch up before attending if you don't want spoilers, fools.

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From the podcast: Your Stories

Monday, April 20th, 2015

Our second episode featuring Cards Against Humanity - and recorded in their fancy new theater! - includes more stories and songs inspired by some of our favorite white and black cards for horrible people.

From the podcast: MBSing

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Trevor Martin is not a prankster. He's too afraid of the consequences. Nor is he someone who messes with strangers on the regular. He's too much of a "prissy boy" afraid of the retribution. But he does love creating small, devious misunderstandings among his friends and family.

From the podcast: Talking Games

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

Every game involves choice, but in some games your choices bear more weight than in others. This week, returning guest co-host John Patrick Coan and Brandon Shockney join Clayton to chat about games that require big choices that affect your whole experience - notably games with morality engines.

Storytellers: Chris Geiger

Chris Geiger kept his Pokémon passion on the DL... until this story. He shares what happened when he went to a Pokémon competition as an adult. Spoiler alert, most of the competitors were children. 

From the podcast: MBSing

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Julie Marchiano is a hoot and a half, and we had a doggone good time talking 'dogs, 'za, and passions in this ep dedicated to Julie's love of encased meats. Julie has an interesting and hilarious relationship with hot dogs where comedy, her personality, and her own health are concerned, but we share that we've learned it's best to just embrace who and what you are, who and what you love, and let everything else fall into place.

From the podcast: Talking Games

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

It's one of the biggest gaming sensations of 2015 so far, and this week we're gonna talk(ing games) about it! Join Clayton, Kellen, and special guest Jake Goldberg for a chat about Bloodborne!

From the podcast: Your Stories

Monday, April 6th, 2015

There's no place like (a new) home. Check out our first episode recorded at our new spot, the Cards Against Humanity theater, featuring guests from CAH and other awesome people!

From the podcast: MBSing

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Jay Sukow came by to drop some firsthand knowledge on the use of improvisation in film. Jay and his production company, Group Mind Films, have made multiple features using [mostly] written scripts in conjunction with excellent improvisers to lead into and out of scenes, find unique, hilarious moments in scenes, and even at times improvise entire exchanges.

Podcast Episode

From the podcast: Talking Games

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

This week, we welcome Tommy Reahard to the show to chat about one of his new gaming loves - Turtle Rock Studios' Evolve!

Three-part harmonies abound when Claire, Dwight, and Eric cover Heart!