Almost Nerdy with The Happy Hipsters

Almost Nerdy with The Happy Hipsters

Colonization : Thor Ragnarok

In our final episode of this series we look at the consequences colonization. --- Support this podcast:...

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Colonization: Dark Crystal

On this week’s episode, we compare the way Skeksis colonized Thra to the way Zimbabwe was colonized. Much of...

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Colonization: Intro

This topic may seem old school and irrelevant, but it’s a theme that we’ve been finding in many sci-fi...

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Colonization: Avatar

Were the scientists just as bad as the military when it comes to colonizing Pandora? Is Jake Sulley a white savior?...

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Crisis : Lord of The Rings

For our final episode of this series we discuss how people approach crisis in different ways.  --- Support...

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Crisis : V For Vendetta

In this episode we discuss crisis and politics --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/almostnerdy/support

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Crisis : Jaws

We’re gonna need a bigger boat! On this week’s episode we focused on government and authority’s...

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Crisis : Intro Episode

On this episode we introduce our new topic of crisis before diving into 3 of our all time favorite movies. After...

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A Tribute To Chadwick Boseman.

This week we concluded our Black Stories series by paying tribute to Chadwick Boseman. We reflected on what he did as...

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Black Stories : Part 4

Sweet Christmas! This episode is all about the one and only Power Man...Luke Cage. On this episode we discuss themes...

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Black Stories : Part 3

This week we discussed Sorry to Bother You. This movie opens the conversation into code switching, corporate greed,...

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Black Stories : Part 2

Princess and the Frog This week we discussed how Disney’s Princess and the Frog represented Black stories. We...

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Black Stories : Part 1

In this Episode we kick off our new series on Black Stories in the Sci-Fi and Fantasy movie industry. We discuss why...

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Second Breakfast : Part 6

This episode is all about The Return of the King! We discussed battle cries, why Sam is the ultimate hero and why...

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Second Breakfast : Part 6

This episode is all about The Return of the King! We discussed battle cries, why Sam is the ultimate hero and why...

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Second Breakfast: Episode 5

This episode is all about The Two Towers! We discuss our why Frodo is so insistent on trusting Gollum, if ents make...

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Second Breakfast: Episode 5

This episode is all about The Two Towers! We discuss our why Frodo is so insistent on trusting Gollum, if ents make...

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Second Breakfast : Part 4

This episode is all about The Fellowship of the Ring! We discuss our love for Hobbit culture, how Sam’s the true hero...

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Second Breakfast : Part 4

This episode is all about The Fellowship of the Ring! We discuss our love for Hobbit culture, how Sam’s the...

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Second Breakfast: Part 3

This episode is all about The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies! We can summarize this movie in 7 words: five armies...

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