The Geek Out trio launch into October by talking about a myriad of pop culture events. Chris and Jake discuss the premiere of Gotham and what they liked and didn't like about the show. Jake reveals that he thinks Superman is a more interesting character than Batman. Chris gives True Detective and The Walking Dead another shot and rediscovers his love of zombies. Sam finally finishes Sex and the City and compares notes with Chris about shows that lost their luster in the middle of their run. Sam also posits which characters the gang would like to write and Jake and Sam pay tribute to iconic ballplayer Derek Jeter. 9 out of 10 doctors agree this week's episode is chock full of pop culture content!

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While the Geek Out trio are never at a loss for things to talk about, there hasn't been much in the way of huge events to discuss. The boys decide to take this opportunity to talk about things that have interested them for a long time. Jake goes into detail about his love of the band Kiss and pulp comic book heroes like The Phantom. Chris, the only fellow with eventful news this week, talks about the first day at his new job. Sam discusses his on-stage antics with Chris including his bizarre song introductions for unsuspecting audiences. This is the wrap-up to the first full month of catching up with the Geek Out guys.

Direct download: Episode11.mp3
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To celebrate their tenth episode, the Geek Out guys conduct an interview with an up-and-coming web comic writer based in New York City about his web comic, Tin. Jake finally finishes Breaking Bad and the gang discuss some of their favorite moments and characters from the universally acclaimed show. Sam and Chris talk about the possible future implosion of the movie and video game industries and how it relates to the recent release of the much-anticipated Destiny. Oh, and Sam sprains his foot from being old. Crackerjack episode.

Enjoy Tin at http://clunkerspace.com/

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It's been a fairly low key week for the Geek Out trio giving Chris the chance to revisit the Superman films he grew up with. The boys reflect on some of their favorite moments and mind-numbingly dumb scenes of the Man of Steel in cinema. Jake and Sam share their stories of the latest Baltimore Comic-Con where Jake's dad had a Greg-Off with Batman artist Greg Capullo and Sam managed to stump legendary comic book writer Mark Waid. Finally, Jake and Chris explain proper use of the word "sure". A real nailbiter this week, gang.

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The Geek Out trio finally watch the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film leading Sam to launch into a passionate diatribe railing against the flick every which way but loose. In the wake of the Emmys, Jake reveals he has begun watching Breaking Bad...while Sam reveals he has begun watching Sex and the City. And through it all, Chris manages to stay on top while functioning on 2 hours of sleep.

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Another eventful week for the Geek Out trio as they each recount embarrassing instances in high school and middle school. Chris professes his deep love of the Step Up film series. Jake declares Black Bolt, King of the Inhumans, one of the coolest characters in comic books. Sam loses his mind over Greg Louganis and begins inserting the Olympic diver into various pop culture titles.

Direct download: Episode07.mp3
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It has been an eventful week for the Geek Out guys with both Sam and Jake celebrating their birthday (They share the exact same birthday, only separated by a matter of hours). However, before the annual fanfare, the somber news of Robin Williams' passing breaks leading Sam and Chris to discuss the gravity of clinical depression, a deeply personal conversation for both. Jake leads the trio in a reflection of some of their favorite Williams' performances and then provides his best recollection of how his and Sam's birthday celebration went, something Sam struggles to remember. Finally, Jake explains why Mel Gibson makes the perfect villain in The Expendables 3.

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This week has the trio reflecting on their respective realizations that they were geeks. Additionally, they recount how they each fell into their mutual love of comic books, left the medium, and then fell in love with them all over again. Chris proudly displays his collection of Electric Blue Superman. Sam reveals what his favorite comic book is. Jake still hasn't seen The Trouble with Tribbles.

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This week is particularly comic book heavy with Chris and Sam discussing the latest comic book adaptation, Guardians of the Galaxy. Jake is still hung up on prolific comic book writer Grant Morrison and the trio trade anecdotes and reflections on the legendary and esoteric Scottish writer ranging from Chris' thoughts on the Batman of Zur-En-Arrh to Sam's personal favorite single issue of Superman ever to Jake's recent reading of Morrison's univerally acclaimed run on Animal Man.

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It's a big week for the geek gang as news and reveals trickle out of San Diego Comic-Con. The trio name some of their favorite news out of the biggest entertainment convention in the country and look back on cons past. Sam reveals himself as the biggest (Read: only) fan of Star Trek: The Original Series of the group. Chris reveals his deep appreciation of the works of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and discusses his latest film, Hercules. Jake fanboys out hard over Mad Max and Scrubs before promising to watch The Trouble with Tribbles.

Direct download: Episode03.mp3
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