Two Nerds Figuring It All Out

About the show

Alex and Danny are best friends. Best friends that left their jobs, are figuring out what's next, and are still figuring out who they are. There's a lot going on, but they know they're nerds and having fun.

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  • Episode 12: The Danny Notification System

    November 7th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  53 mins 20 secs
    chess, crossfit, drum corps international, dungeons and dragons, league of legends, x-men

    Alex is willing to let Danny see how far he can push things.

  • Episode 11: Pretty Close to This Zen Thing

    October 14th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  57 mins 56 secs
    books, chess, league of legends, root beer

    An episode as smooth as root beer seltzer.

  • Episode 10: Extreme Trials

    September 30th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 4 mins
    final fantasy, hikaru nakamura, magnus carlsen, mat fraser, x-men

    Crazy old Batman and a shirtless Grandmaster.

  • Episode 9: Miss Ella's Playhouse

    September 16th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  54 mins 56 secs
    chess, ella fitzgerald, fitness, league of legends

    We're just two little men in a flying saucer.

  • Episode 8: Never Trust an Owl

    September 2nd, 2020  |  Season 1  |  57 mins 23 secs
    duolingo, foo fighters, jacob collier, taylor swift, untitled goose game

    Alex hates music.

  • Episode 7: Would You Volunteer to be Possessed?

    August 26th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  48 mins 28 secs
    crossfit, dungeons and dragons, hamilton, jacob collier, keanu reeves

    Keanu Reeves is on our minds today.

  • Episode 6: Memory Palace Shopping List

    August 19th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  57 mins 32 secs
    crossfit, dune, duolingo

    Some hashtag opinions on books and high school.

  • Episode 5: Earworms and F-Bombs

    August 12th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  50 mins 27 secs
    dark, hamilton, strong songs, the mandalorian, the witcher, tiger king, x-men

    Life is good. Even for introverts who need their space.

  • Episode 4: Duolingo for Masochists

    August 5th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  55 mins 53 secs
    crossfit, duolingo, watchmen

    For sale: child's pool, very cold.

  • Episode 3: Destined to Become a Euphonium

    August 3rd, 2020  |  Season 1  |  42 mins 28 secs
    chess, fitness, video games, x-men

    Our hosts embrace their destinies as they discuss regretful chess playing, growing up with poor internet decisions, the X-Men, minor feats of physical fitness, video games, and even a possible return to work.

  • Episode 2: Grav Day

    July 29th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  54 mins 59 secs
    chess, dungeons and dragons, duolingo, sabbatical

    Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch and their associated foods are very important to our hosts.

  • Episode 1: I'm the Cheater Now

    July 27th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 5 mins

    Our hosts get excited for an upcoming Dungeons & Dragons session and theorize D&D's value in an educational setting.