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Festival of the Spoken Nerd

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Looking for a science comedy podcast that doesn't skimp on the details? We've got you. Join us once a month as three different science stories are dissected every month by the trio behind comedy phenomenon Festival of the Spoken Nerd. Stand-up mathematician Matt Parker, experiments maestro Steve Mould and geek songstress Helen Arney are experts at investigating things that might not seem particularly interesting on the surface, but become fascinating when you get down to the nitty and / or g ...
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The Dork Forest is a show where I, Jackie Kashian, interview everyone and anyone about what they really really like. ie thier dorkdom. Started in 2006, the youtube page has clips and full episodes. www.jackiekashian.com and www.dorkforest.com will lead you to all the information you may ever need re this show and Jackie's standup. Guests speak to their love of books, TV, Movies, Comic books, websites, food, wrestling, cars, action figures and bees. Thanks for enjoying the show.
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It all starts at home and then school. But when you get big, work is where you are really shaped. Our jobs have shaped us for the good bad and plenty of the ugly. Come along for the ride as we explore hiring's, firings, at work hook ups, shady business practices and much more. Enjoy laughing all the back to work the next morning.
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Anna Valenzuela (@AnnaVisFunny) is a comic that will TAKE A CLASS… In person, on line. She also has her first comedy album coming out in June, called “Murder Puss” … wait for it. This is a deep dive into what you can do to stop the voices and meet some retirees. Do IT! Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@ja…
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Carl Gabrielson is a multifaceted dork and we dork out about POKEMON… THIS TIME. You will love. @EDH_PHD on iG. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekashian. Links to everything is at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com THERE IS NEW MERCH: BEES TSHIRT and BEANIES.…
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Mat Alano Martin (@matalanomartin) is a great comic and he loves the game series Fallout!! This is great. Enjoy. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekashian. Links to everything is at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com THERE IS NEW MERCH: BEES TSHIRT and BEANIES…
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Another episode of the podcast that fears no detail, where Matt talks balls, Steve talks fiery rings and Helen sings a tortoise into space. - Matt's bit (00:55) - pre-order "Love Triangle" here! - Steve's bit (19:30) - Helen's bit (35:44) SHOW NOTES: Unfortunately our show notes are too big for Acast's margins to contain... head to the episode page…
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Kristin Lytie has a new album coming out (Disassociation Vacation – stay tuned @kristinlytie on IG). Oh… we go thru the 17 episodes of this tv show – episode by episode. It took a sec for me to realize she loves it TOO MUCH. Minute 20 I get spicy. Then we get into the details. History is being awakened. Enjoy. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like …
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Five shows, 8 musical tracks on spotify… Ahmed Al-Kadri (@ahmedlovesbread) is on the show talking Anime. His podcast is Monday Funday and his comedy special is on YouTube called “Special not Special.” This is great. You will love. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekash…
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AJ Connell (@ajoco) is a comic and a fan of a DIFFERENT kind of wrestling. ARM WRESTLING. Wow. Enjoy. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekashian. Links to everything is at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com THERE IS NEW MERCH: BEES TSHIRT and BEANIES. I’m Made …
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J.M. Diedrich (https://jmdiedrich.net/ and IG @jenniferdiedrich44) loves historical romance novels, has written her first trilogy and I talk thru most of this 😊 … Enjoy. It’s the dorkout of the century. The 19th Century. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekashian. Links…
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Back once again after a seasonal break, Series 3 continues with some Ingenuity from Steve, some DOOM from Matt, and a song about the man, the myth, the mathematician Archimedes from Helen: - Steve's bit (00:55) - Matt's bit (18:36) - Helen's bit (39:56) SHOW NOTES: Unfortunately our show notes are too big for Acast's margins to contain... head to t…
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Caitlin Peluffo (@CaitlinPeluffo) is a NY comic (with a new album “DIRTY BIRD” – Buy It and loves so many HGTV shows and we talk about a few of them. There are HITS on HGTV. I think I’m beginning to understand that. You will love. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekash…
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Jessica Sele (@JessicaSele) is a comic (with a new album, BUY IT: Weird Vibes – available everywhere) who will, for money, but ALSO FOR FUN… help you organize yer stuff. She loves it. We talk stuff and it’s value. FUN! Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekashian. Links t…
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Ian Lockwood (@mrianlockwood) is a comic, musical comic and has this really cool intro video to his work called. ORBO! Link on thedorkforest.com. WE TALK MODERN POP MUSIC ICONS! I learn things. You will love. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rq31rst7cE0&t=8s Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.…
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John Kovalic (@muskratjohn www.dorktower.com) is a Taekwondo doer!! I’ve never even met her. HI. I love John Kovalic and you will too. TAEKWON-TOO. Andy bonus insisted on these puns. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekashian. Links to everything is at www.dorkforest.co…
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Mary Moran (@hailmaryfoodofgrace) went to Le Cordon Bleu and did “food stylist” and now loves a walk up food truck or taco cart. We talk old food, making pasta all the ways and going to a Ramen Con. She has her first children’s book - VITA GANG MYSTERIES and it’s available everywhere. You will love this ep. Heh. Andy Bonus at the end. Fun. Donate t…
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Bec Charlwood (@charlbecwood is a comic from Sydney AU and has a new special! “Bi-Polar Baby”) likes ALL THE CRIMES. Murder, romance, cons, and a long talk about “catfishing.” Heh. I know what I don’t know. Andy explains US Southern catfishing at the end. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.co…
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Adam Cayton-Holland (@caytonholland) is a Denver comic with a new special called “Wallpaper.” He loves him some birds and it’s a great hour of MORE bird talk!! I might be becoming BIRD CURIOUS. You will love. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekashian. Links to everythi…
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Kate (@resistandrecover) loves crafting, crocheting, animated shows, TikTok in their lives. We talk about communities on TikTok, exploring queer content, and the game Stardew Valley. I’m reminded about how great that game is, the gameplay mechanics, getting married in the game, and in-game purchasing. Such a fun ep. You will love. Donate to The Dor…
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Maria Bamford (mariabamford.com) is still talking about money. Get used to it …heh. We talk money problems, retirement planning, and the emotional impact of money. Money in a capitalist society and the importance of open conversations about money. Throughout the conversation, Maria shares her experiences with Debtors Anonymous and the lessons she h…
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Series 3 brings 2023 to a close with a festive special that reaches the parts that other festive specials don't reach... 3D programmable tree lights, the real reason people kiss under the mistletoe and a disappointingly bleak Laboratory Christmas Party take us into the new year with more detail than anyone could possibly need or want. Thank you, as…
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Joe Zimmerman (@JoeZimmerman has a new comedy special free on you tube called “Cult Classic”) and he’s a newish but enthusiastic BIRDER! Yessssssss. DONATE to your local foodbank in lieu of TDF this month! All the money you send to me will go to LA Foodbank and I’ll get all the credit! Feedingamerica.org or google “your town” and “foodbank.” Let’s …
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DONATE to your local foodbank in lieu of TDF this month! All the money you send to me will go to LA Foodbank and I’ll get all the credit! Feedingamerica.org or google “your town” and “foodbank.” Let’s take a couple weeks a year and be helpers. I’ll take your money again in Jan but for now…let’s do this. THERE IS NEW MERCH: BEANIES for winter. www.J…
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Virginia Jones (@badinia) is a great comic and loves all things Douglas Adams and we weed off to Jane Austen and Interactive Fiction Games. This is super fun. You will love. DONATE to your local foodbank in lieu of TDF this month! All the money you send to me will go to LA Foodbank and I’ll get all the credit! Feedingamerica.org or google “your tow…
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I talk to my longbox about THE MARVELS. SPOILER RIFFIC. Andy Ashcraft (Ethics and Video Games podcast) and I are married and dorks. Enjoy. DONATE to your local foodbank in lieu of TDF this month! All the money you send to me will go to LA Foodbank and I’ll get all the credit! Feedingamerica.org or google “your town” and “foodbank.” Let’s take a cou…
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Against all odds, Series 3 continues with a complicated automotive engineer from Helen, a complicated visual processing system from Steve, and a complicated restaurant triangulation problem from Matt: - Helen's bit (00:55) - Steve's bit (22:35) - Matt's bit (41:45) SHOW NOTES: Unfortunately our show notes are too big for Acast's margins to contain.…
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Liz Glazer (@lizglazer) loves a self help guy named Allan Carr (who seems to use the THINK SYSTEM™ (the music man) and I get to learn the history and uses of the old school ski simulator workout machine _ NORDIC TRACK! You will love. DONATE to your local foodbank in lieu of TDF this month! All the money you send to me will go to LA Foodbank and I’l…
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Dave Hill (@mrdavehill davehillonline.com) has a new book about hockey and he loves hockey. We don't talk a LOT about hockey bc I like Dave Hill so much we talk about hockey for about 11 minutes in this hour. But it IS a fun other talk. Yay Dave Hill. DONATE to your local foodbank in lieu of TDF this month! All the money you send to me will go to L…
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David Huntsberger(.com has all podcasts and animation and is great) loves so many things and this hour is the tale of milling a found piece of lumber to make a work bench. It’s amazing. You will love. Donate to The Dork Forest if you like the show. The paypal is my email jackie@jackiekashian.com and venmo is jackiekashian. Links to everything is at…
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