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MuppeTrek - Episode 76 – Shields and Yarnell and "The Way to Eden"
August 12, 2022

On the show this week: The Muppet Show special guest stars: The dancers credited with creating "The Robot," Shields and Yarnell! And Star Trek Original Series episode, "The Way to Eden." Yup. It's the

A Play On Nerds - Episode 151 - SDCC 2022 News Roundup and More!
August 05, 2022

On today's show: We dive deep into all the nerdy news from San Diego Comic Con! Plus, UFO news, Sylvester Stallone plays a superhero, and what crazy conventions actually exist?

MuppeTrek - Episode 75 – Crystal Gayle and "Requiem for Methuselah"
July 30, 2022

On the show this week: The Muppet Show special guest star, the pretty singer, but wooden actor, Crystal Gayle! And Star Trek Original Series episode, "Requiem for Methuselah." Leonardo DaVinci is stil

A Play On Nerds - Episode 150 - Mac and Me and Steve and Jarman
July 27, 2022

On today's show: In honor of the release of Jordan Peele's Nope, we review another alien-related flick and Paul Rudd's favorite movie, 1988's Mac and Me! Plus we chat about Lord of the Rings: The Ring

MuppeTrek - Episode 74 – John Denver and "That Lights of Zetar"
July 15, 2022

On the show this week: The Muppet Show special guest star, the chill vibes and smooth voice of the legendary John Denver! And Star Trek Original Series episode, "That Lights of Zetar." Some crazy ligh

A Play On Nerds - Episode 149 - Thor is Not in New York
July 08, 2022

On today's show: Since Thor: Love and Thunder is blasting its way into theaters, we're checking out another god who blasted onto the scene in 1969: Hercules in New York with Arnold Schwarzenegger! Plu

MuppeTrek - Episode 73 – Cheryl Ladd and "That Which Survives"
July 04, 2022

On the show this week: The Muppet Show special guest star, singer, dancer and former Charlie's Angel, Cheryl Ladd! And Star Trek Original Series episode, "That Which Survives." A planet's ancient secu

A Play On Nerds - Episode 148 - Mystery Men and Super Heroes
June 24, 2022

On today's show: In honor of the release of so many super hero movies and tv shows, we pay tribute to the very strange and somewhat delightful cult favorite, Mystery Men! Plus Nerdy News, Radical Reco

MuppeTrek - Episode 72 – Lynn Redgrave and "The Mark of Gideon"
June 18, 2022

On the show this week: The Muppet Show special guest star, legacy British actress of the stage and screen, Lynn Redgrave! And Star Trek Original Series episode, "The Mark of Gideon." Some pro-lifer re

Sappy Crap - Episode 41 - Awards and Accolades
June 10, 2022

Well, it looks like Sappy Crap is back! At least for one episode anyways... We'll explain. But come get sappy with us as we talk about Awards and Accolades! From participation trophies, to almost gett