Day: February 2, 2018

Chris Hardwick rebranding The Nerdist Podcast as ID10T, moving it to Cadence13

The Nerdist Podcast is no more. Long live ID10T! No need to fear, though, as host Chris Hardwick and his co-conspirators Jonah Ray and Matt Mira emphasized throughout Episode 929 today. ID10T will have the same hosts, the same format as their Nerdist show, which began podcasting eight years ago. You won’t have to change your subscription feed to keep getting downloads. Just a new name, a new logo, and a new home for the podcast, as Hardwick, who still owned the podcast despite selling his Nerdist Industries empire to Legendary (which itself was bought in 2016 by┬áChina’s Dalian...

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Humor in Hindsight: Zach Galifianakis and his twin in “Live at the Purple Onion” and “Between Two Ferns”

For my latest Humor in Hindsight column for Decider, I took a look back at how Zach Galifianakis has perfected the art of playing himself opposite his own self. Sure, you can see Galifianakis pull off this feat weekly on FX’s Baskets, which just returned in January for its third season, now with Chip and Dale Baskets helping their mom Christine (Louie Anderson) run the local rodeo in Bakersfield, Calif. But this is old cowboy hat for Zach. He and his “identical twin brother” Seth have shown up before, not only on an episode of his Emmy-winning web series,...

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