Author Sarah Vowell and comedian Maeve Higgins visit the Nerdette Book Club for a spoiler-filled discussion about a plodding murder mystery.
How much does your brain work just moving your body? We ask a neuroscientist. Plus, we debate cookie of the year and look back at the week.
A retired Chicago cop moves to rural Ireland to escape the daily grind. But duty calls when a local boy goes missing.
Nerdette analyzes the week in disappearing monoliths and talks with Andrew Bird about his Christmas album. Plus: the history of sprinkles!
Nerdette asked about the things you’re grateful for this year. From cookies to game shows to Zoom conference calls, here’s what you told us.
Peter, Tricia and Greta revisit this quintessential workplace comedy. Plus we play some patriarchy jingles modified for William Shakespeare.
We unpack this epic literary fantasy with cultural critic Eva Recinos and Book Riot podcast host Liberty Hardy.
We made it to another weekend! Let us catch you up.
We break down this delightful little adaptation of ‘The Taming of the Shrew’ featuring Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger and a whole lot of Tacoma.
Jeff Tweedy’s book How to Write One Song has great advice for aspiring musicians. But it’s also about how to scratch any creative itch.