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the five best episodes of THE IT CROWD

One of my personal favorite TV shows of all time is easily the British Channel 4 sitcom The IT Crowd. Far better than any show about nerds has any right to be, it follows IT [...]

By |September 7th, 2015|Nerdery Publications|1 Comment

HOTLINE MIAMI: kill ‘em to the beat.

A character puts on a mask, picks up a baseball bat, enters a building, kills a man, steals his gun, kills another man, kills his way through the building till there’s no one left alive, [...]

By |August 23rd, 2015|Nerdery Publications|0 Comments

BLUE JAM: ee arth welcome.

The scariest thing to me has always been disjointed, surrealist things. David Lynch’s work has always unsettled me to no end (the stuff I could get into, anyway). Tim and Eric and Too Many Cooks [...]

By |August 21st, 2015|Nerdery Publications|0 Comments

going against my philosophy: SOME REMAKES/ADAPTATIONS/SEQUELS I’D LOVE TO DO

When I started making films…okay, long after I started, but when I started taking it seriously as A Thing I Wanted To Do, I made myself this promise: “I, Axel Karetna, will never, ever do [...]

By |August 17th, 2015|Nerdery Publications, Uncategorized|0 Comments

SHAUN THE SHEEP MOVIE: if you only see one animated movie this year, make it this one.

Aardman Animation’s Shaun the Sheep started out as a supporting character in the Wallace & Gromit short “A Close Shave”. Since then, he’s gotten his own spin-off series of animated shorts under his own name. [...]

By |August 11th, 2015|Unsung|0 Comments

why the TOP 100 DJS poll is bullshit: an Axel Karetna rant

Every year, we EDM fans get the chance to vote on our favorite DJs in the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs poll. Here’s how it works: you sign in with Facebook or whatever, then you [...]

By |August 7th, 2015|Nerdery Publications|0 Comments

BROAD CITY: four and three and two and one, one.

Comedy Central has been putting out some quality stuff lately what with @midnight being so huge on Twitter and sketch shows like Key & Peele and Inside Amy Schumer getting such huge levels of recognition. [...]

By |July 21st, 2015|Nerdery Publications|0 Comments

HAUNTED HOUSE: my favorite horror-influenced dance songs (and one entire album)

I will admit that this article is not my most professional work. But hey. I’m a total fucking geek over dance music. And horror, to be honest. So when the two come together, I kinda [...]

By |July 11th, 2015|Nerdery Publications|0 Comments

some reasons why you should probably be watching MAJOR LAZER

Man, my childhood SUCKED. Cartoon-wise, I had to grow up with Little Bear and Kipper. Which were pretty good, but they can't match up to the classic Saturday morning ventures like He-Man. Or the Thundercats. Or [...]

By |June 27th, 2015|Nerdery Publications|0 Comments

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE: turn on your radio and hide.

Here are some of the things that the people of the town of Night Vale find to be normal. a glowing cloud appearing and dropping dead animal carcasses all over the town an airplane disappearing [...]

By |June 25th, 2015|Nerdery Publications|0 Comments