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Jackie Kashian discusses favorite obsessions with the obsessed. Video games, Comic Books, Birdwatching. How deep in the dork forest are you? Celebrate it and f*&%$, make it your own!

Jackie Kashian discusses favorite obsessions with the obsessed. Video games, Comic Books, Birdwatching. How deep in the dork forest are you? Celebrate it and f*&%$, make it your own!
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Jackie Kashian discusses favorite obsessions with the obsessed. Video games, Comic Books, Birdwatching. How deep in the dork forest are you? Celebrate it and f*&%$, make it your own!

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English


Episodes

Myth Builder Walt Disney with Dave Nadelberg

5/25/2018
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Dave Nadelberg (@mortified and www.getmortified.com) is fascinated by Walt Disney. He loves Pixar but it isn’t Disney so much as the life and times of the guy who created this THING. Whether it’s good or bad, it IS fascinating to Dave! You will love. Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com My new album “I Am Not the Hero of This Story” available on Amazon, iTunes and hard copy if you want it signed on the website. As well as TDF tshirts, standup shirts and...

Duration:01:03:23

Emily Lubin comes of age through the power of DANCE (movies) - Ep. 468

5/22/2018
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Emily Lubin (@Lubination and hotmesscomedyhour.com) enjoys a Dance themed movie. Very specifically; ballet gets the sparkle it’s always wanted. Movies crossover ballet and hiphop; ballet and modern dance. Ballet and something else. Good looking coming of age via the power of DANCE. Oh yes. And note. I’m so wrong about Gossamer. ENJOY! AD: Home Chef: www.HomeChef.com/Dork PROMO CODE “Dork” save $30 off your first order. AD: Away Travel: www.awaytravel/dork Promo Code “Dork” get $20 off an...

Duration:01:07:08

Amy Miller’s Coat of Many Colors - Ep. 467

5/15/2018
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Amy Miller (@whosyourgodcast @amymiller www.amymillercomedy.com) is a fan of the one and only Dolly Parton. I know VERY LITTLE about Dolly Parton. I learn stuff again. You will love. AD: www.HomeChef.com/Dork PROMO CODE “Dork” save $30 off your first order. Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com My new album “I Am Not the Hero of This Story” available on Amazon, iTunes and hard copy if you want it signed on the website. As well as TDF tshirts, standup...

Duration:01:02:50

Rugby and Rage w Andrea Allan - Ep. 466 Andrea Allan

5/8/2018
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Andrea Allan (@andreacomedy and hotmesscomedyhour.com) loves RUGBY!! Loves getting the aggression out, loves having the backs of her back and locks and getting in some Trys. I learn stuff. Then we compare it ALL to comedy. Heh. She’s great. Enjoy! Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com My album “I Am Not the Hero of This Story” available on Amazon, iTunes and hard copy if you want it signed on the website. As well as TDF tshirts, standup shirts and other...

Duration:01:04:38

Premium EP LIVE at Moontower- Ep. 464

5/7/2018
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So this, as with all the premium eps, is in addition to the regular podcasts. What you will hear here is Andy and I talking about the ep. The full episode is at https://thedorkforest.bandcamp.com/ for $2. No obligation, hundreds of free eps are also here… this defrays cost and is, essentially, a bonus ep. Live EP at the Monotower Comedy Festival in Austin, TX w Martha Kelly (@marthakelly3), Erin Foley (@erinfoleycomic) and Janelle James (@janellecomic). When they met (in this black box...

Duration:00:03:37

Meta Podcasting w KATG - Ep. 464

5/1/2018
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Keith(@keithmalley) and The Girl(@chemda) have been podcasting the LONGEST. And they never do GET TO talk about the history of how it all happened, @keithandthegirl #myopeningline so we dork out about PODCASTING. You know. YOU GET IT. Listen up and enjoy. Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com My new album “I Am Not the Hero of This Story” available on Amazon, iTunes and hard copy if you want it signed on the website. As well as TDF tshirts, standup shirts...

Duration:01:05:59

ER with Mandy Stadtmiller - Ep. 463

4/27/2018
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Emergency rewatch of the show ER! Mandy Stadtmiller stopped the voices in her head (@mandystadt) with LOST and now ER while writing. She’s got a new book Unwifeable (www.unwifeable.com) and we talk about that and go DEEP into what binge television is FOR. Enjoy. Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com My new album “I Am Not the Hero of This Story” available on Amazon, iTunes and hard copy if you want it signed on the website. As well as TDF tshirts, standup...

Duration:01:07:04

Premium EP LIVE at Bird Comedy Fest - Ep. 462

4/23/2018
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So this, as with all the premium eps, is in addition to the regular podcasts. What you will hear here is Andy and I talking about the ep. The full episode is at https://thedorkforest.bandcamp.com/ for $2. No obligation, hundreds of free eps are also here… this defrays cost and is, essentially, a bonus ep. Grocery Stores with Maggie Maye (@maggiemayehaha). Freaking Grocery Stores. I didn’t know this is ALSO my own dorkdom. Live EP at the Bird CityC Comedy Festival with Maggie Maye knows...

Duration:00:05:01

Premium EP LIVE at Vermont Comedy Club - Ep. 461

4/23/2018
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So this, as with all the premium eps, is in addition to the regular podcasts. What you will hear here is Andy and I talking about the ep. The full episode is at https://thedorkforest.bandcamp.com/ for $2. No obligation, hundreds of free eps are also here… this defrays cost and is, essentially, a bonus ep. Live EP at the Vermont Comedy Club. Ryan Miller (@Guster) is Vermont’s local band dork luminary and he, essentially, interviews me. But he DOES collect Vinyl Albums and he DOES love...

Duration:00:03:24

Spoiler Celebration of Black Panther w Joyelle Johnson- Ep. 460

4/20/2018
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Bonus ep!! Black Panther SO FULL of SPOILERS. Great comic Joyelle Johnson @joyellenicole and I have been trying to dork out about ANYTHING forever. It’s not a full hour but it’s FULL OF JOY. Oh. That is also a pun on her name. She’s Great. Enjoy. There is ALSO some hilarious celebration of name dropping. Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com My new album “I Am Not the Hero of This Story” available on Amazon, iTunes and hard copy if you want it signed on...

Duration:00:38:43

Charmed I’m sure w Kendra Zzyzwyck- Ep. 459

4/17/2018
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Remember Charmed? I LOVED Charmed. Not as much as Kendra Zzyzwyck (@gingerblivet) because she really loves it. The chemistry of the sisters and, still fascinated, but not as beloved… the clothes. Heh. She has a Charmed podcast. @charmedchatspod GET IT. THERE's A BUZZ. I think it was the cables. I just bought new cables. I'm sorry. The show IS free. Good luck. And... hey... Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com My new album “I Am Not the Hero of This...

Duration:01:04:07

Puzzles with Pavel Curtis- Ep. 458

4/10/2018
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ALL THE PUZZLES! Pavel Curtis (http://pavelspuzzles.com/) is on board with all the puzzles. Mechanical. Logic. Escape Rooms. Jigsaw. Those just as lighter dorkdom. Oh he is dipped. You will love this. #jococruise Enjoy. Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com 11:00 (plus intro time) Physical Puzzles 21:00 various cons and IS there overlap? 28:30 5 Card Nancy My album “I Am Not the Hero of This Story” available on Amazon, iTunes and hard copy if you want it...

Duration:01:00:38

Flatpack Stores can be hacked to make a Home w Jean Grae - Ep. 457

4/3/2018
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Ikea and Home Depot are a dorkdom I did NOT see coming. Jean Grae (@jeangrae – her new album “Everything’s Fine” just came out! Get it.) is such a delight I CLAIM I will go to an IKEA. Wait for it. I learn about curtains. You will be CHARMED. #jococruise Enjoy. AD: Secret Active. www.secret.com (you guys… they got the domain name secret.com. AWESOME). Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com 11:35 Home Depot 20:35 The Zombie Apocalypse and the use of “Shelf...

Duration:00:52:19

Beloved Bad Movies w Greg Benson - Ep 456

3/27/2018
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It’s ALMOST outsider movies. Greg Benson (@mediocre films https://www.youtube.com/mediocrefilms) loves a movie where so much effort has been made but there’s NOTHING THERE. Not Camp. Showgirls. We see how Yeshmin came to be. #jococruise Enjoy. AD: www.stamps.com PROMO CODE: JK Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com 8:20 Showgirls 21:30 Manos the hands of fate 42:00 Mac and Me 50:00 The Room My album “I Am Not the Hero of This Story” available on Amazon,...

Duration:01:03:35

Armo peasant food bougie fancy food w Anita Sarkeesian - Ep. 455

3/20/2018
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Such good intentions to discuss the fancy foods to aspire to but Anita Sarkeesian (@femfreq @anitasarkeesian) and I discover that we really want to dork out about being Armenian. And so it came to pass. She’s got a great site dedicated to looking at pop culture from a feminist angle https://feministfrequency.com/ which, since it’s never done that way… is fascinating. You will come for Anita and stay for the beginning of friendship. #jococruise Enjoy. AD: www.casper.com/dork use DORK on...

Duration:01:08:33

Professional Wrestling is a JOY to Open Mike Eagle - Ep. 454

3/13/2018
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We dive off the third rope into a couple of Open Mike Eagle’s (@Mike_Eagle) favorite wrestlers. I learn a LITTLE bit more about wrestling. He’s got a new album out (Brick Body Kids Still Daydream) and a wrestling pod (it looks so SILLY and great http://www.maximumfun.org/shows/tights-and-fights rivalling, perhaps the genre itsveryself. #jococruise Enjoy. Donate to The Dork Forest at www.dorkforest.com or www.jackiekashian.com 13:00 famous Ref! 15:30 Sensational Sheri “Sexy Boy” … a...

Duration:00:59:32

Pulp Novels w Erica Burns - Ep. 453

3/6/2018
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There’s series of novels Erica Burns (@blondechick80) has NOT read, but I feel like there’s more she WILL. WE dork out hard on Harry Bosch, Jack Reacher, Outlander. We scratch a SURFACE. #jococruise Listen up. Simple Contacts: $30 off your reorder of your contact lenses prescription! There’s an app with a free double check vision test and everything. https://www.simplecontacts.com/ USE CODE: DORKFOREST on checkout 16:00 Pro tip for audio books from the Library! 25:45 Jack Reacher Novels...

Duration:01:05:13

Fly Fishing, Trout and Tippets W Stu Anderson - Ep. 452

2/27/2018
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Stu Anderson (@andest01) knows about the elusive brown trout. He made an app! troutspotr https://2017.troutspotr.com/ for the website and downloadable, free app about FISHIN! I learn from the ground UP about these water based animals and how to catch them. It’s an amazing conversation for real!! He ties his own flies. Get in there. Two ADS you guys: Stamps.com: A TRIAL month at https://www.stamps.com/ (then if you like it – and it really is convenient if you use the post office like I do –...

Duration:01:05:35

Maritime History. You heard me. W Cheryl Jones - Ep. 451

2/20/2018
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Chery Jones (of @moviesmademepod ) is SO GREAT. She loved a movie, so she learned to sail. She read a bunch of books about sailing and then got her masters. What? Yes. Listen up. THERE’S AN AD FOR A FREE MONTH OF EHARMONY! Get this… the promo code is LAKERS. Yes. It’s WATER based? How did they know? https://www.eharmony.com/ USE CODE: Lakers on checkout. 9:55 She saw that movie in 2003 13:50 Pirates turn into THE NAVY, Learning to sail Tall Ships 26:00 I fall in LOVE with Cheryl Jones....

Duration:01:01:48

Labyrinth with Virginia Jones - Ep. 450

2/13/2018
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Labyrinth is that Bowie/Jim Henson movie I saw once. Virginia Jones (@badiniadones), standup comic and delight, has seen it A LOT. I learn Jennifer Connelly invented Cosplay. Holy smokes with this movie. I learn stuff I didn’t know about Goth. It’s a delight. 2:30 RIGHT away we find out about “Dark Nerds” and the game “REAL DOG/PUPPET DOG” 16:30 we Weed off into discussing our opinion of Birds. 39:13 Me with a great question, as Bowie is musician, “is there a soundtrack?” Donate to The...

Duration:01:05:21

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