It’s 2017, and a brand new Dragon Con awaits a little more than 200 days from now. Mike, Mike, Darren Nowell, Mary Lou Who, Nikki Rau Baker, and Dakoma Sanchez discuss some of the changes that are already scheduled for this year’s con and programming we’d like to see in the future. Plus, tips from Eternal Zan, Michelle Biddix-Simmons, and Kevin Bachelder. Start your engines, the road to Dragon Con starts here!
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Cigar Nerds Podcast Episode 53: Getting Wilder. This week we honor a comedy legend and pay tribute to Gene Wilder. We finally make it back to the Nerd Cave and discuss our favorite Gene Wilder movies. In science we talk to a real scientist, Dr Stephen Granade from Dragon Con, youtube, and NASA. In Blowing Smoke we sit down with a legend, Master Blender Ricky Rodriguez of CAO and General Cigar. In news we talk about the CW app, the return of Flash and Agents of Shield, Nintendo projectors, and Magnificent Seven. We also review the Foundry Cigars Time Flies and the Stone Brewing Bitter Chocolate Oakmeal Bourbon Stout.
The ESO Network celebrated the 30th anniversary of Dragon Con with a toast and tales from Mike, Mike, Dr. Scott Viguie, Debbie Viguie, Jason De La Torre, Rita De La Torre, Darren Nowell, Mary Lou Who, Amanda Campbell, Brad Jackson, Joe Harris, Rebecca McCoy, Mary Ogle, Angela Pritchett, Kevin Eldridge, Felicity Kusinitz, and the award-winning Mark Maddox. It’s an ESO family reunion!
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The Cigar Nerds Podcast Episode 52: At the Con. This week we celebrate anniversaries, 2 years of podcasting and 30 years of Dragon*con. We braved the record crowd of 77000, dodged Storm troopers and hobbits, and even crossed the food court to bring you a new episode recorded live at Dragon*con. We also recorded a few interviews. In Science we talk to Trey Roski and Greg Munson, the founders of BattleBots, about the origins of fighting robots and what the future of the sport looks like. In Blowing Smoke we talk to world renowned author, Michael A Stackpole, about what it takes to be a writer and creating characters in the original Star Wars expanded universe. We also review the Perdomo Lot 23 and Wells Brewing Sticky Toffee Pudding Ale.
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Recorded live at Dragon Con 2016! Mike, Mike, Darren Nowell, Gary Mitchel, and Felicity Kusinitz (with special assistance from KC Ryan-Pierce sing songs about Skid Row, dentistry, unrequited love, and a mean green mother from outer space. Many thanks to the American Sci-Fi Classic track for hosting the panel and not feeding us to the plants.
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Recorded live at Dragon Con 2016! Mike, Mike, Mary, and Angela Pritchett lead a panel discussion on the strengths and weaknesses of the many travelers of the TARDIS. Many thanks to the BritTrack folks for once again inviting the ESW crew to participate in the programming. We’re already looking forward to returning next year!
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This edition of ESO PRO has a full crew of awesome people to discuss WWE’s 2016 Summer Slam and all the ramifications it had! Join John Neal, Richard, Jonathan Williams, Mark Bousquet, and Earth Station One’s very own “Howdy” Mike Gordon!
The guys discuss everything from Finn Balor to his injury to the Women’s match that had everyone talking for the wrong reason. Since Finn Balor had to relinquish the title due to injury the guys talk about who the future Universal Champion might be. After Summer Slam things really heated up as Jericho had a back stage altercation with Brock Lesnar as well as Miz making some waves with a confrontation on Talking Smack involving Daniel Bryan. And what was up with Miz dressing up as a chicken and Dolph Ziggler dressing up as Colonel Sanders?
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Ready or not, the time has come! Dragon Con’s 30th anniversary party is about to begin and everyone is invited. Mike, Mike, Darren, MaryLouWho, and Dakoma report on some last-minute news and then are joined by Nikki Rau-Baker, Kevin Bachelor, Eternal Zan, and a variety of folks who left messages about what they are most looking forward to at this year’s show. But before we can lift our buckets or enjoy the pie, long-time listener Buddy Baker busts some common alcohol myths to help us prevail the long but fun weekend.
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JC and Rita bring you their Dragon Con Preview extravaganza with a 2 hour podcasts filled with interviews from DragonCon Media, Track Directors and Guests!
Also, in our rapid fire segment we give you our thoughts on Stranger Things, Suicide Squad, Star Trek Beyond and more!
There’s just a little over a month before the big event! So while you’re sewing your costume, fermenting your pie, training your body, applying for a loan, and waiting for the official app to go online, listen to Mike, Mike, Mary Lou Who, Dakoma, and Darren provide the latest news and discuss the do’s and don’ts of celebrity interaction. Plus, we speak with Jamie Poff and James Henson from the new Military SciFi Media track, and Lil Watson, the new Assistant Media Relations Director. All this, along with sage advice from Michelle Biddix-Simmons and Eternal Zan.
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