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Star Wars Cereal! (Star Wars Nerds Ep. 2)

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The two varieties of “Limited Edition” Star Wars cereal. Not sure how the dark side differs from the light… in cereal form anyway! We (of course) stayed on the light side of the force with the Yoda cereal.

Kenton & Dan welcome Star Wars super-fan Chris Schiffmann (@Cshifty) to the second episode of Star Wars Nerds. Chris shares his Star Wars “origin” story, his disdain of Jar Jar, and some delicious sugary Star Wars cereal!

 

#CreCommAdvice (Back To School!)

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Kenton like to channel his inner Kinison at this time of year…

Dan & Kenton jump on board the popular hashtag and give their returning students a bit of advice on how they can be successful in the Creative Communications program.  Plus, some minor changes are on the way to this podcast and the Nerds are gearing up to launch an all-new podcast in a galaxy far, far away….

Who You Gonna Call? Walt Disney!

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A special D23 Star Wars: The Force Awakens poster, created by iconic artist Drew Struzan, who has designed all the recent Star Wars movie posters going back to 1997’s Special Edition.

Dan & Kenton go off on an early tangent re: the Ghostbusters remake while they plan for the first Media Nerds Music Club entry. They also discuss an update on the Winnipeg Free Press paywall AND dissect all the glorious information coming out of last weekend’s D23  Expo: Star Wars!  Marvel! Pixar! This event had it all!

“We Are The Knights Who Say ‘Ren’!”

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Kenton explored every pixel of this new shot from The Force Awakens international trailer. Where’s Waldo?

The Nerds are back in studio this week to finally talk about Ant-Man, a possible Media Nerds music club, more layoffs at Corus Radio, and all the nerd-gasmic Star Wars news that came out this week. Only four months to go!

End Of An Era For Talk Radio

Charles Adler announced this week that he will be leaving 680 CJOB and moving to B.C. His final show will be Friday, August 7th. (Image: cjob.com

Charles Adler announced this week that he will be leaving 680 CJOB and moving to B.C. His final show will be Friday, August 7th. (image: cjob.com)

As talk radio legend Charles Adler gets ready to leave the Winnipeg airwaves for good, Dan & Kenton re-visit their discussion about what the future of the radio industry should look and sound like. Also, Kenton finally gives up on True Detective while Dan goes clear on Scientology.