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Nerdy Things Podcast


Mar 22, 2018

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This week we watched the new Tomb Raider movie.  Don't worry, you don't have to.  But you can listen to use talk about it!

John Oliver's book "Marlon Bundo" pokes fun at Pence 
https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/bookmark/john-oliver-takes-on-mike-pence-lgbt-rights-with-marlon-bundo-book-1095406 
#1 book on Amazon on Monday, sold out by Tuesday. Beat Pence's book which was in 6th.
 
Toys R Us officially closing probably 
https://www.cbr.com/toys-r-us-officially-out-of-business/
May be some deals in the works to purchase individual stores as showrooms or something.
 
Uber cancels self-driving car trials 
http://www.ign.com/articles/2018/03/19/uber-stops-tests-for-self-driving-car-after-fatality
I for one welcome our new robot overlords
 
Rick and Morty not yet renewed for season 4 
https://www.cbr.com/rick-and-morty-season-4-might-not-happen/
buy y tho?
 
Avengers Infinity War Trailer 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWepvH6LnEw
This is what I've been waiting my whole life for
 
Infinity War tickets set new sales record 
https://www.cbr.com/infinity-war-advance-ticket-sales-record/
More than 751% ahead of Civil War and 257% ahead of Black Panther
 
Disney to build 3 new super hero lands 
https://www.cbr.com/disney-marvel-superhero-theme-lands/
Everywhere but Disneyworld. Thanks Universal.
 
Lord of the Rings series could cost 500 million 
https://www.cbr.com/lord-of-the-rings-amazon-series-500-million/
2 seasons, 500 million. That seems insane.
 
Ninja and Drake make the most popular twitch stream in history 
https://www.vg247.com/2018/03/15/drake-and-twitch-streamer-ninja-set-new-twitch-record-playing-fortnite/
630,000 people or so watched as drake gave his opinions on things like pineapple pizza

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