• Days of Geek,  Podcast

    DoG Ep 15: Nichelle Nichols at Fan Expo 2013

    by 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 15: From Fan Expo 2013, the incredible Nichelle Nichols.   00:06 Music Split In Synapse courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:15 Intro A quick intro for the Nichelle Nichols Q&A, noting how awesome she is and the work she’s done for NASA outside of Star Trek.   01:19 The Q&A Nichelle Nichols speaking to the fans.   35:10 News A nice, vague explanation of why this episode was probably late releasing.   35:38 Classics of Geek Cinema Five genre movie recommendations from 1981. 35:51 Clash of the Titans 36:50 Condorman 38:13 History of the World, Part 1 39:34 Modern Problems…

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    DoG Ep 14: George Takei at Fan Expo 2013

    by 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 14: From Fan Expo 2013, actor, activist, and breaker of stereo types, George Takei.   00:10 Music Split In Synapse courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:18 Intro A brief intro to Uncle George and how, to me, he’ll always be Mr. Sulu. Of course, you probably also know him as a social media giant and human rights activist.   01:02 The Q&A George Takei speaking to the fans and taking a few questions.   39:50 News Sadly, we missed Montreal Comic Con. I whine for a moment in hopes that someone captured some audio. I have found a teensy bit…

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    DoG Ep 13: Andrea Libman and Cathy Weseluck at Fan Expo 2013

    by 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 13: From Fan Expo 2013, Cathy Weseluck & Andrea Libman, plus a little bit of recovery from Fan Expo 2014.   00:11 Music “Split In Synapse”, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:19 Intro A very brief note on Bronie culture, and how Fan Expo is over.   00:53 Main Andrea Libman is the voice of both Pinkie Pie and Fluttershy as well as a number of background ponies who only get occasional lines. She’s done a tremendous amount of voice work outside of the MLP universe, running back to being only two years old. Cathy Weseluck has an even more…

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    DoG Ep 11: Stan Lee at Fan Expo 2013

    by 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 11: From Fan Expo 2013, Stan “The Man” Lee. 00:06 Music “Split In Synapse”, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com. 00:15Intro I mention that I’ve been seduced by Fan Expo again this year and promise to talk more about it after the Q&A. 00:44 Main “Excelsior!” Crediting Stan Lee as more or less the creator of the Marvel universe as we know it, and spending a couple of sentences about how I’m an X-Men fan and don’t know where my comic tastes would have wound up without him.The first couple of minutes of the Q&A are missing due to a small technical…

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    DoG Ep 09: James Hong at FE 2013

    by 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 9: From FanExpo 2013, the awesome James Hong.   00:07 Music “Split In Synapse”, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:15Intro A very quick note on how this episode leaves off all of the extras beyond the Celebrity Q&A. This is due to a severe lack of free time lately resulting in practically no recording. I’m going to try this streamlined format for a few episodes until the real world settles down for me and then we’ll see about adding things back in.   00:47Main Borrowing a quote from Big Trouble in Little China, I give a short introduction to the…