Dan & Kenton take their students to a pre-screening of the 2015 Cannes Lions, the best of the best advertisements in the world. But are these really ads? Or are brands just trying to create the next viral video?
The Nerds discuss the recent Star Wars acapella performance at the AMAs and the flood of new TV spots that came with it. Plus new entries to the "unrelated to Star Wars" Star Wars merchandise, another crazy fan theory about The Force Awakens and George Lucas talk about being dumped by Disney.
Dan & Kenton dump on radio again after a massive round of layoffs at Bell Media. Is is time for Old Media to completely re-think the way they do things? Yes. Yes it is.
Dan & Kenton talk about the new The Force Awakens TV spots, as well as all the other Star Wars-related news that broke this week. Dan adds to the list of "Unrelated To Star Wars Star Wars Merch" and Kenton debunks two ridiculous Star Wars rumours.
Dan & Kenton delve once again into the death of print journalism, a topic that keeps coming back from the grave. In recommendations, it's a Netflix-binge weekend!
Dan & Kenton talk about the new Force Awakens international trailer as well as the 30 second television spot. Dan rails against random, everyday Star Wars-themed products (Star Wars gum, anyone?) while Kenton speculates wildly (and inaccurately) about possible plot lines in Episode VII
Dan & Kenton speak of their adventures at C4: the Central Canada Comic Con. From Kenton's addiction to Star Wars toys to Dan mistaking James Masters' bodyguard for James Masters, it's a fun romp through nerddom.
P.S. Dan screwed up the recording, which is why it sounds like shit. Next week will be better...