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Nerd Machine's Picking Favorites

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NEW EPISODES COMING SOON: What used to be "Nerd Machines' Picking Favorites' " Kentucky and Razzle decided to come back and start meeting to talk about their favorites and not favorites of the week... with a name change to avoid confusion..
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41:28 | Mar 2nd, 2018

Kentucky & Razzle get back together to talk about what they're watching lately! And discuss plans to start trying to make more!

48:12 | Sep 29th, 2017

Dave and Razzle regroup to talk about some stuff from the past week or two..

32:58 | Feb 16th, 2016

Zach, David, Tyler, and Razzle look back at their favorite Picking Favorites moments as they begin their new Nerd Machine journey.

59:51 | Feb 10th, 2016

Zach, David, Tyler, and Razzle are back together at last! They are joined by fantastic comic book writer Rob Liefeld (The New Mutants, X-Force) to talk about the future of comics, Fantastic Four, X-Men, Frank Miller, Daredevil, the differences betwee...Show More

27:12 | Jan 13th, 2016

On a very special edition of Nerd Machine's Picking Favorites, David and Razzle share their favorite and least favorite things about Star Wars: The Force Awakens. There will be spoilers so if you haven't seen Star Wars GO TO A THEATER NOW!

1:00:01 | Jan 7th, 2016

Nate Corddry (Mom, The Daily Show) joins the Nerd Machine crew to talk about his Wolfpop show Reading Aloud, the best children's books, Grimm's fairytales, and great book-to-film adaptations.

49:41 | Dec 17th, 2015

The wonderful actress Ana Mulvoy-Ten joins Zach, Razzle, and David to talk about her role in the film The Girl in the Book, writing Star Wars scripts as a child, Zach auditioning for the new Star Wars, the Home Alone franchise, getting slimed and mor...Show More

28:30 | Dec 9th, 2015

This week David & Razzle are talking about their favorite TV shows they are currently watching including The Walking Dead, Marvel's Jessica Jones, and Supergirl. There will be spoilers!

58:02 | Dec 3rd, 2015

Isaac Kappy and Tom Sandoval of the music group Charles McMansion join David & Razzle to talk about Vanderpump Rules, stories from the set of Thor & Terminator Salvation, Paradise City, Bohemian Rhapsody, manhole adventures, childhood fights, and mor...Show More

1:00:08 | Nov 18th, 2015

Bangarang! Rufio himself, Dante Basco joins joins Zach, David, and Razzle to talk about first kisses, The World According to Garp, The Fisher King, Jumanji, My Best Friend's Wedding, Conspiracy Theory, The Graduate, Kramer vs. Kramer, and more as the...Show More

1:01:33 | Nov 12th, 2015

Actor and voice over artist Sam Witwer (Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Smallville) joins Zach, David, and Razzle to talk about all things Star Wars including the Wampa attack on Luke Skywalker in Empire Strikes Back, asshole Yoda, Han Solo being frozen i...Show More

55:24 | Nov 4th, 2015

The hilarious Mikey Bolts joins David and Razzle to chat about becoming a huge YouTube personality, his many amazing cartoon impressions, Archer, Stewie Griffin, Rick and Morty, South Park, Back to the Future, and more as they pick their favorite car...Show More

55:05 | Oct 28th, 2015

Actor Ray Santiago of Ash vs. Evil Dead joins David and Razzle to chat about his character Pablo on the new Ash vs. Evil Dead show, hanging with Sam Raimi at a casino, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Terminator, Star Wars, Back to the Future, Green Day's ...Show More

46:52 | Oct 21st, 2015

Mike Capes of the very popular YouTube show The Hacks of Life joins David and Razzle to chat about the new Star Wars trailer, Face Off, Raising Arizona, The Rock, The Family Man, Iron Giant, The Secret of NIMH, An American Tail, Akira, how a Chinese ...Show More

58:02 | Oct 14th, 2015

Stand-up comedian April Richardson joins David and Razzle to chat about watching Morrissey live over a hundred times, ABC's "The Lexicon of Love," The Police, The Clash, Eurythmics, dressing up, her Saved by the Bell podcast Go Bayside!, The Addams F...Show More

58:53 | Sep 30th, 2015

Actor Ryan McPartlin aka Captain Awesome joins David and Razzle to chat about their favorite moments from Chuck, the A-Team van, KITT from Knight Rider, DeLorean DMC-12, Pontiac Trans Am from The Smokey and the Bandit, the Mini Cooper chase scene in ...Show More

58:48 | Sep 23rd, 2015

Back by popular demand, the delightful Yvonne Strahovski joins Zach, David, and Razzle to take some calls and talk about the Emmys, Aladdin, crying at movies, Yvonne’s first car, Dumbo, rain hitting the hot road, and more as they pick their favorite ...Show More

43:36 | Sep 16th, 2015

The lovely and talented Judi Shekoni joins Zach, Tyler, and David to talk about her experience on Heroes: Reborn, EastEnders, Black Mirror. The Office, Emma Thompson, Gary Oldman, Love Actually, and more as they pick their favorite BBC show, British ...Show More

49:06 | Sep 9th, 2015

Zach & Tyler return along with David & Razzle to welcome this week’s special guest and delightful actor Joey Kern for a NSFW ep of Picking Favorites! They’ll talk about Joey’s new movie Bloodsucking Bastards, his directorial debut Big Bear, Stevie Ni...Show More

1:01:26 | Sep 2nd, 2015

The lovely and talented Jill Whelan joins David and Razzle to talk about her role of Vicki Stubing on The Love Boat, her experience on Celebrity Wife Swap, being the national spokesman for First Lady Nancy Reagan's "Just Say No" anti-drug campaign, M...Show More

45:05 | Aug 27th, 2015

The hilarious Nick Mundy joins David and Razzle to talk about his cop show with Chris Jericho “Nothing to Report,” being married by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Shaun of the Dead, Zombieland, The Hacks of Life, Screen Junkies, backwards Kriss Kross clo...Show More

54:23 | Aug 19th, 2015

Director Kyle Newman joins David and Razzle to talk about his new movie Barely Lethal which is what happens when Mean Girls meets an action film. They also chat about their thoughts on True Detective Season 2 (there will be spoilers!) and pick their ...Show More

49:22 | Aug 12th, 2015

Get Up On This host Jensen Karp joins David and Razzle to talk about being a rapper for most of his life and then leaving it for good, opening a pop culture art gallery “Gallery 1988” shortly after, the idea of plagiarizing jokes on the internet, Cas...Show More

51:32 | Aug 5th, 2015

Actor Zack Pearlman of The Intern joins Tyler, David, and Razzle to talk about ska, stealing Hip-Hop tapes from his older brother, Lethal Weapon 3, Stakeout, Sylvester Stallone, Jack Nicholson in The Shining, Sleepaway Camp, Wario, and more as they p...Show More

49:04 | Jul 29th, 2015

Music video director Walter May joins David and Razzle in his shark jumpsuit to talk about comics, online poker, Jay-Z, Eminem, Ice Cube, Mark Wahlberg, Justin Timberlake, Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, and more as they pick their favorite rappers...Show More

58:56 | Jul 22nd, 2015

The very funny stand-up comedian Dave Waite joins Razzle and David to talk about Mammoth Cave, Carter Caves, Bill & Ted, Speed, John Wick, Jaws, Freddy Krueger, Ocean’s Eleven, and more as they pick their favorite Keanu Reeves, monster, and heist mov...Show More

54:56 | Jul 17th, 2015

Scott Porter of Friday Night Lights joins David and Razzle to talk about an Assassin’s Creed parkour tour, the Star Wars panel, the Nerd HQ dance party, the unicorn moment at the Supernatural panel, and much more as they discuss their favorite moment...Show More

1:05:34 | Jul 2nd, 2015

Tyler & Razzle are joined by the wonderful Clare Grant to talk about what Memphis as Fuck means, square pizza, poutine, the peach Snapple boom, The Kids in the Hall, SCTV, Key & Peele, and more as they pick their favorite school cafeteria food, comed...Show More

1:03:02 | Jun 17th, 2015

Razzle & David are joined by the hilarious Rob Fee to talk about Shark Tank, meeting Ric Flair, Predator, True Lies, The Running Man, Granny Smith Apple Pie, brownies, donuts, Saved by the Bell, and more as they pick their favorite Arnold Schwarzeneg...Show More

1:07:19 | Jun 10th, 2015

This week the Nerd Machine gang is joined by all of YOU listeners to talk all about our favorite parts of Game of Thrones and any other favorite we haven’t covered yet. Warning: There will be spoilers!

1:04:56 | Jun 3rd, 2015

Stand-up comedian and actor Tone Bell (NBC’s People are Talking) joins David, Razzle, and Zachary to talk about Game of Thrones, bombing on Christmas Day in front of his parents, Trading Places, Soylent Green, Flash Gordon, McDonald’s fries, and more...Show More

1:07:35 | May 28th, 2015

Stand-up comedian Brooks Wheelan (SNL, @midnight) joins David and Razzle to talk about the time Jay Mohr nearly fought him, tattoo regrets, not going back to watch old movies, Under the Bridge, Soul To Squeeze, Super Mario Kart, Super Street Fighter ...Show More

59:09 | May 20th, 2015

Special guest Zachary Knighton of Happy Endings and Weird Loners joins David and Razzle to talk about working with Mickey Rourke, the mystery of his missing PBR leisure suit, Rowdy Roddy Piper, Dusty Rhodes, Stone Cold Steve Austin, The Legend of Zel...Show More

53:33 | May 13th, 2015

Razzle and Tyler welcome Silicon Valley star and fellow Canadian Thomas Middleditch to talk about Vans, PF Flyers Glide, Twitch, the Oculus Rift, Thomas recently going Vegan, breakfast, and more as they pick their favorite shoe/sneaker, way to kill t...Show More

55:49 | May 6th, 2015

Actor Adam Brody joins Tyler & Razzle to chat about multi-cam TV shows, Tim Burton’s Batman, Darkman, Tom Cruise, Metallica, AC/DC, Ty Segall, The Shining, and more as they pick their favorite comic book movie, amp up song, and Jack Nicholson movie.

1:09:41 | Apr 29th, 2015

The very Canadian Will Sasso joins the Nerd Machine gang to talk about eggs on pizza, his Ten Minute podcast, the legendary Sam Elliott, Limp Bizkit rhyming Nookie with cookie, Golden Eagle Goat on YouTube, and more as they pick their favorite pizza ...Show More

52:39 | Apr 15th, 2015

The "most famous person you've never heard of," David Hodges joins Razzle & 'Merica to talk songwriting, Evanescence, hand tattoos, Buford Tannen, and more as they pick their favorite U2, Aerosmith, and Beatles song.

56:19 | Apr 8th, 2015

Razzle and David welcome another David to the show, Professor Blastoff’s David Huntsberger is in the house to talk about Big, A League of their Own, Apollo 13, Billy Madison, Spanglish, Airheads, Point Break, Road House, and more as they pick their f...Show More

42:13 | Apr 1st, 2015

The very funny Alice Wetterlund joins Zach & ‘Merica this week to talk about her role in The Interview, kabob robots, Blue Jasmine, The Aviator, L.A. Confidential, The Departed, the hot springs of Argentina, and more as they pick their favorite Cate ...Show More

1:05:08 | Mar 25th, 2015

Twin Stars of TV/Film/Podcasts, Jason & Randy Sklar stop by the Nerd Machine! Zach, 'Murica, and the Sklars talk Joe Buck, locker room speeches, and "going crazy" as they pick their favorite person, movie, and moment in Sports. Check out the Sklar...Show More

48:49 | Mar 17th, 2015

The lovely Yvette Nicole Brown of TV’s The Odd Couple joins the Nerd Machine crew to talk about her reason for leaving Community, her stance on live-tweeting, While You Were Sleeping, When Harry Met Sally, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Dumb and...Show More

54:10 | Mar 11th, 2015

Our favorite Australian actress, Yvonne Strahovski joins the Nerd Machine crew to talk about her upcoming TV series Astronaut Wives Club, childhood home movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, The Birdcage, Raging Bull, Ronin, sea urchins, and much more as they pick...Show More

36:53 | Mar 3rd, 2015

The fantastic Busy Philipps is in the house! Busy joins Zach, Tyler, ‘Merica, and Razzle to talk about her upcoming HBO show Vice Principals, Leonardo DiCaprio in his prime, Leif Garrett being the coolest, Aerosmith’s “Cryin,” Foo Fighters “Everlong,...Show More

1:00:08 | Feb 25th, 2015

Tyler Labine reunites with Zach, David, Razzle, and special guest Lamorne Morris to talk about his character’s name on New Girl being inspired by Winston from Ghostbusters, the greatest Bond, Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knigh...Show More

1:10:57 | Feb 18th, 2015

The prince of Wolfpop, Paul Scheer joins the Nerd Machine crew to talk about why The Bachelor is the best show on television, Tracy Morgan’s Scare Tactics, the Emperor’s New Clothes, Encyclopedia Brown, Growing Pains, Perfect Strangers, Cheers, It’s ...Show More

1:06:23 | Feb 11th, 2015

Infectious laugher and Trip Flip host Bert Kreischer joins the Nerd Machine gang in the studio to talk about the proper Gin Fizz, Old Fashioned, Root Beer, tearing up from Taylor Swift, their thoughts on Kanye West, Asia blowing Bert’s mind, and much...Show More

1:04:42 | Feb 1st, 2015

This week the Nerd Machine gang is joined by all of YOU listeners in the first Call In episode! We talk about Lil Jon, Batman, Blink 182, Ed Wood, Perfect Strangers, and more as we pick our favorite rappers, super-heroes, albums, Tim Burton movie, an...Show More

1:07:16 | Jan 27th, 2015

The one and only Joshua Gomez joins the Nerd Machine gang in the studio to talk about why he believes his son thinks his name is Xbox, Resident Evil HD, Blokus, Splash Mountain, The Magnum XL-200, cruising the California coast, the Grand Canyon, and ...Show More

1:07:34 | Jan 20th, 2015

The amazing Jason Ritter of Gravity Falls joins the Nerd Machine gang to talk about the upcoming Comedy Central series Another Period, Mike Tyson’s Punch Out!!, Megaman 2, hanging at arcades, Toy Story, the first 10 minutes of UP that will almost def...Show More

47:45 | Jan 14th, 2015

The Nerd Machine crew are overjoyed to be joined by Robot Chicken’s Seth Green to talk about the Oozinator, Juicy Fruit, the Great Mazinger, Robocop, The Iron Giant, and much more as they pick their favorite commercial, robot, and animated film.

1:05:23 | Jan 6th, 2015

The Nerd Machine crew start 2015 off with their dear friend and actress Tricia Helfer. They’ll talk about greens, avocado, different kinds of pizza, how Tricia has never had PB&J, The First Stone, Ready Player One, Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End ...Show More

57:24 | Dec 31st, 2014

The Nerd Machine crew look back at 2014 with their good friend and actor Martin Starr. They’ll talk about D’Angelo, Run The Jewels 2, Birdman, The Lego Movie, Parrot Drones, Formlabs Form 1 3D Printer, and more as they pick their favorite songs, movi...Show More

59:23 | Dec 23rd, 2014

The Nerd Machine crew, sans fly in the ointment, Tyler, sits down with their good friend and actor, Joel David Moore to talk about their favorite childhood crushes, their favorite childhood toy, and their favorite Christmas movie. Tune in to hear thi...Show More

43:11 | Dec 17th, 2014

The Nerd Machine gang welcomes director/writer/editor Kyle Newman to chat about his new high school action comedy Barely Lethal, Indiana Jones, Harrison Ford, Tom Cruise, Steven Spielberg, Robert Zemeckis, Columbia, New York, Los Angeles, and much mo...Show More

45:58 | Dec 10th, 2014

Nerd culture icon Nathan Fillion joins David, Zachary, Tyler, and Razzle to chat about Nathan’s infamous Halloween costume, Jerkules, ER’s Dr. Mark Greene, Die Hard, Bloodsport, Highlander, caroling, the tropics at Christmas, and much more as they pi...Show More

1:02:58 | Dec 3rd, 2014

The hardest working woman in Hollywood, the one and only Aisha Tyler joins David, Zachary, Tyler, and Razzle to chat about Abba-Zaba, Reese’s Pieces, whether gum is considered candy, Richard Pryor ushering in the honor of being honest, the first Loll...Show More

59:08 | Nov 26th, 2014

David, Zachary, Tyler, and Razzle are joined this week by special guest & pièce de résistance Retta to chat about Olivia Pope, KITT, John Locke, Gaius Baltar, Shane Vendrell, Joffrey Baratheon, Leland Palmer, Mr. Burns, and much more as they pick the...Show More

1:02:19 | Nov 18th, 2014

David, Zachary, Tyler, and Razzle are joined this week by special guest/Australian actor Brenton Thwaites to chat about New Orleans, Maui, surfing in Australia, kite surfing in Thailand, Spaghetti Westerns, Unforgiven, Aliens, and much more as they p...Show More

1:00:16 | Nov 12th, 2014

This week David, Zachary, Tyler, and Razzle welcome special guest Adam Baldwin to chat about Young Frankenstein, The Ice Pirates, Duran Duran, and much more as they pick their favorite Mel Brooks movie, guilty pleasure movie, and favorite 80’s band.

1:02:12 | Nov 4th, 2014

Welcome to the first episode of Picking Favorites with Nerd Machine founders David Coleman & Zachary Levi, Tyler Labine, and stand up comedian Razzle. Based on the idea that everybody has a "Favorite Something Something", the boys sit down to discuss...Show More