Author: Greg Mehochko

#ToughCallTuesday 9 – Prehistoric vs Futuristic

Last week’s #ToughCallTuesday had such a response that I thought I’d revisit another pair of families from the realm of classic television.   That’s right! Flintsones versus Jetsons. Hanna-Barbera¬†was living right, dominating the world of animated entertainment for decades. Many of the cartoons I watched as a child were Hanna-Barbera creations. Think back. I bet you can say the same. It’s okay, I’ll wait. . . . . . . See? I was right! These two families were two of HB’s more popular characters. The Flintstones consisted of your every-man Fred, his wife Wilma, little girl Pebbles, and pets...

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#ToughCallTuesday 8 – Freaky Families

It’s Halloween week, so why not bring a little light-hearted spookiness to Nerds United? This week’s #ToughCallTuesday comes our way from longtime supporter Josh, who said this week’s column should be: The Munsters versus The Addams Family.* (Note – To prevent any unnecessary arguments, we’re only talking about the classic television shows. This discussion does not include the movies of the 1990’s.) The Munsters a group of monsters who are either oblivious to their differences or hope the rest of the community overlooks them as well. They just seem to want to fit in. The Addams Family is relatively...

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#ToughCallTuesday 7 – Back to the Sequels

I had to make a choice. I mean, that’s the entire point of this series of blogs. It’s named a “tough call” for a reason. Last night, the new Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens trailer debuted on Monday Night Football and the Internet reacted in fine fashion. Here’s the trailer in case you missed it (so I could say you were possibly entertained by at least one thing on this post): So that happened. And tomorrow is the day that Marty McFly visits “the future” from 1985. Now I know what you’re thinking. “There have been 816...

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Nerds United Episode 53: The Cursed Studio

Nerds United Episode 53: The Cursed Studio [ 38:36 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (361) Well, for about fifteen-and-a-half minutes, the sound quality was what I wanted it to be. And then – right into the tank. Damn. Sorry everyone. So in Episode 53, I talk about some recommended Doctor Strange reading, Neil Gaiman’s Sandman, and Marvel 1602. And I continue my series of Regrettable Superheroes. I also discuss some of the television shows and movies going on, like the Flash, Arrow, and Thor: Ragnarok. Also – i just picked up the...

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