Nerd News: Teen Nick Brings Back The 90’s

Who loves orange soda? Do you hear that? It’s the sound of every twenty-something FanBoy and FanGirl rejoicing over the (long-awaited) arrival of the thing we most hold dear . . . our 90’s television. Yes, you heard me correctly. This Fall Teen Nick will finally bring back our favorite shows in a 12am-2am retro…

Press Play Friday: I Love the 90’s

You’re Tearin’ Up My Heart Time and time again, I’ve expressed how much I miss 90’s television, jelly shoes, and cassette tapes. Wait. Scratch that last part. I really don’t miss cassette tapes. The one thing we never reminisced about was the music. Yes, the music. Days filled with boy bands, bubble gum pop, grunge,…

Press Play: Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros

We’re going ‘Home’ When you first press your ear to that oversized or undersized headphone and hear the radiant sounds of Edward Sharpe, you feel as if you’ve been transported into another time. The 60s’; a generation centered around an ad agency with less than moral characters. Wait. That’s Mad Men. The 60’s; a time…

Clarissa Explains . . . Why I Miss 90′s Television

Hey. Dude. I Double Dare You Not To Love This. Grab your jelly shoes and your Spice Girls cassette tape, we’re going back in time! I miss you 90’s T.V. I miss not waking up to “Swiper, no swiping. Swiper, no swiping” after falling asleep to Nick At Nite. I miss watching Saturday Morning T.V…

Press Play Friday: Marcus Foster

Our featured artist this week is newbie Marcus Foster As you start to read this, some of it might seem familiar. It might sound really familiar. But, rest assured, I’m not repeating artists. Marcus Foster is . . . Marcus Foster. Any similarity to another favorite Press Play artist (*cough* Bobby Long *cough*) is merely…

Movie Review: Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

This is your Kim Pick for the week Welcome to Kim The FanGirl; picking movies since 2010. What movie can I choose for you today? We have a wide selection to choose from. Maybe, I can interest you in selecting a Gene Pick. His pick for today is Weekend At Bernie’s II. No? That does…

Must Watch Movie: I Sell The Dead

Grab your pet zombie and settle in with the horror-comedy I Sell The Dead British. Comedy. Do I need to say more? Well, if you need more. Dominick Monaghan. No? That won’t do it for you? Are you saying you need more than just that? Jeez. Okay. I Sell The Dead has the makings to…

Book Review: Looking For Alaska

For my first book review, we’re starting with an semi-oldie but a goody. Looking For Alaska is the 2005 Printz Award winning debut of author John Green (Remember him?). And I must say, that out of all of his novels, this has to be my favorite. The story is centered around Miles “Pudge” Halter who…

Nerd News: MythBusters: A Nerdist Interview

I know a lot of you are Mythbusters fans. And I know a lot of you didn’t make it to Comic Con to see the Mythbusters panel (moderated by Chris Hardwick). Well, fear not, dear nerds. It’s the Nerdist Podcast to the rescue! All five Mythbusters are in tow: Jamie, Adam, Tory, Grant, and Kari,…

Discovery Monday: John Green

We uncover the awesomeness of nerdfighter & author John Green for this Discovery Monday I guess it’s not a surprise that John Green is one of my favorite people. See that quote at the top of the page? Yep. John Green. He is the New York Times bestseller of Looking For Alaska, Abundance of Katherines,…

The Return Of Comic Con

I’m talking Comic Con and all the awesome stuff I didn’t see See this? See this beautiful, super-mega-foxy-awesome-hot picture? This is what I missed as Comic Con came and went this past weekend in San Diego. Do I sound bitter? Maybe. Do I wish I could have gone to Comic Con? Yes and no. While,…

Press Play Friday: Fresh Music

For this Press Play Friday we get some new music This Press Play Friday we are going into the deep depths of iTunes to find some new music. While some bands are new and others are old, it’s all about discovering what you didn’t know was out there. First up, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic…