Patton Oswalt on the Death of Nerd Culture

Via a link from Tom Spurgeon, I saw this article Patton Oswalt wrote for It reads like a remix of points from Jaron Lanier’s You Are Not a Gadget, ironically enough. I’m just not sure I buy it from either of them. They mythologize the era when information was hard to come by, which […]

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Dollhouse Paper Dolls

I’m weird about Joss Whedon. I loved Serenity/Firefly and I really don’t like Buffy/Angel. I did enjoy Dr Horrible, so if that’s the tie breaker then I’m willing to give him a little more slack. When Dollhouse hits TV, I’ll watch it and see how I like it. I did decide to be a geek […]

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EGC Clambake for February 19, 2006

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for February 19, 2006. I talk about being low energy and welcome new sponsors; I play a song by the Gossip; I talk about Firefly and Serenity and the Signal Podcast; I hated Buffy the Vampire Slayer and talk about preciousness in […]

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