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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.

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!

From the podcast: MBSing

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Even though he's a transplant from the ATL, Charley fell in love with Chicago history somewhere between watching PBS and reading Devil in the White City in the mid aughts. He's been on countless architectural boat tours, taken architectural courses around and about the city for funsies, and was supposed to be a tour guide at some point, but got hired by some Kennedys... so... yeah he worked for Kennedys instead. 

From the podcast: Talking Games

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

In 1990, Milton Bradley released HeroQuest, a board game described by our guests as "D&D for jocks." This week, Gannon Reedy and Erin Kay Van Pay detail how, 25 years later, they've got far beyond MB's original vision for the game to make something truly epic.

From the podcast: Your Stories

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

The second part of our episode recording in LA last month is jam-packed with bad jobs, child-rearing tips, and monkeys!

From the podcast: Talking Games

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

SPORTS? On a NERDS show? That's right, this week we welcome our friend Josiah Jenkins to talk about his NBA 2K14 legacy!

Storytellers: Chris Crotwell

Chris Crotwell celebrates the wonderful phenomenon of finding a new author to dive into; this turns into a tribute to one of the most meaningful writers in Chris's life, Terry Pratchet.