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Geek Hard comes to Dork Shelf!

We're thrilled to announce a partnership between ourselves and the fine folks at Geek Hard that will see the podcast version of their weekly show featured on the site! If you're going to geek out, GEEK HARD!

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 28

This week's episode sees an end to season one of the show. In this episode we are joined by Deborah Etta Robinson, who shares her love of bad television, while Gavin helps probe the mind of a modern comic and shares his telephone tales of woe. Jeff brings us up to speed on the recent comic news, and provides what can only be described as the best questions for a grown persons slumber party.

GeeK Nerd Dork Episode 27

Gavin and Jeff discuss the future of science fiction, proper nerd classification, and the invisible stripper pole in Gavin's office.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 26

Gavin and Jeff are back and discuss the plight of the Playstation Network outage, the outcome of comic book event fatigue, and a quick recap of death in the fantasy genre.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 24

This week Gavin and Jeff are joined by Todd Van Allen, host of the Comedy Above The Pub Podcast. The three men share their thoughts on comedy and politics in Canada, and wax poetic about upcoming blockbusters.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 23

This week Gavin and Jeff are left alone to discuss the upcoming election and politics in Canada. We also review event fatigue, and the overall lack of memorable events happening in mainstream comics.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 22

This week Gavin and Jeff are joined by Arda Ocal and Brent Furtney, co-hosts of The Score's Right After Wrestling, as well as the hilarious Deborah Etta Robinson.

Geek Nerd Dork Live Pod-o-rama

Recorded live at Clandestiny on March 6th. This is a condensed version of the show: one song, and a few jokes from each comics set. Then we give you some choice cuts of one of the funniest shows we have ever done.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 20

This week we try some new things on the show: a new cold open, followed by a little music, our guests and then various odds and ends. In this episode, Gavin and Jeff are joined by Kathleen Corrigan (The Shelf's resident TV Dork) and author/relationship coach Samantha Fraser.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 19

This week the Naked Nerd Katherine Curtis joins us to discuss the logistics of Naked News reporting, Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and recent Superman casting news.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 17

In the thriling conclusion of Wednesday's show, we are again joined by members of the Toronto Roller Derby. The gang discusses the dynamics of the sport of derby, the origins of the derby girl, and the common nerdom we share.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 16

Joining Gavin and Jeff this week are members of the Toronto Roller Derby. The gang discusses the dynamics of the sport of derby, the secret origins of the derby girls, and, well there was so much stuff we had to spread it out over two episodes. So check back here this Friday for the part two!

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 15

Following last week's epic show with our guest Teddy Wilson, co-host of InnerSPACE on the SPACE channel, we present to you the stunning conclusion! This week we find out what Gavin really thought of The Wrestler, twist endings, talk more about the inner workings of popular media and quiz each other on hyper-nerdy trivia, all of which makes for an entertaining show.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 14

This week's show sees the crew reunited at last... and it feels so good. In this episode Gavin, Jeff and Jess are joined by Teddy Wilson of InnerSPACE fame. They discuss the origins of Teddy, Tokyo police drummers and Black Swan. We went extra long recording this episode, so this will be the first part of a two parter. We'll see you next week for the thrilling conclusion!

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 13

In this, the epic conclusion of Episode 12, Gavin and Jeff tackle The Green Hornet, dream of remaking martial arts classics and curse entertainment talk shows and the future of humanity. The episode takes a sinister turn when the two get political, talk about how much they miss Jess, and ponder the future of GND.

Podcast 5 Season 2 Special TV Edition

In this (mostly) television-related episode Jeff and Will are joined by the Shelf's resident TV dorks Kathleen Corrigan and Ian MacIntyre, as well as TV critic Kat Angus of Dose.ca's excellent TV Casualty Podcast. The group discusses their favourite returning shows, shows they are looking forward to in 2011, the state of television in Canada, and even find time to challenge one another to ridiculously obscure TV trivia.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 12

With Jess absent, Gavin and Jeff have a frank and deep discussion about the current state of media, lament having to grow up and reminisce about their respective dorky childhoods. They also discuss the always timely subject of the Transformers motion pictures.

Geek Nerd Dork Episode 11

Since we ended last week's show on such a high note, this week we explore Jess's trip to the theatre, Gavin visits Lionsgate and pitches the Heroes for Hire, and we once again play a new game of "Quiz the Geek".