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Jeff, Blake and Jason talk about all things geeky on their podcast, The History of Bad Ideas! Whether it's rumors of the latest comic book movies, debating who really is the worst villain of all time, discussing the latest television shows or just wondering about life in general, you are sure to have a fun time with them! In theory.

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast Jason Brigger and Jeff Nau

    • TV & Film
    • 4.8, 29 Ratings

Jeff, Blake and Jason talk about all things geeky on their podcast, The History of Bad Ideas! Whether it's rumors of the latest comic book movies, debating who really is the worst villain of all time, discussing the latest television shows or just wondering about life in general, you are sure to have a fun time with them! In theory.

    We Tried!

    We Tried!

    The HOBI Gang welcomes back Steve and Izzy from Everything I Learned From Movies podcast to talk the second round of the favorite 1980s toy line tournament, pay respect to Regis Philbin, and what film franchise we want to end!  Plus Jason and Bryan debate if they care about the Walking Dead returning, recap all San Diego Comic Con news, rundown the new movie releases and list our Top Five Favorite 1990s Film Stars! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo. 

    • 2 hr 14 min
    A Streetcar Named Emilio!

    A Streetcar Named Emilio!

    The HOBI gang welcomes the good doctor, Dr. Bednar, on the show as talking the first round results of their 1980s Toy Line Tournament, Jason and Bryan review the Old Guard and the Lovebirds, and Jeff isn't a fan of Mr. Bean.  Jason has pledged to kickstart Dead Reckoning, Bryan loves Frank Grillo, the box office struggles and we list the Top Five Things We Just Don't Care About! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.

    • 2 hr 4 min
    How to Swing an Elephant!

    How to Swing an Elephant!

    Let the HOBI gang take your mind off the burning world as Scab Jeff stop by to discuss favorite toys from the 1980s, the never-ending saga of Winds of Winter, fighting giant chickens and Batman coming to HBOMax! Plus we get some history this week as we talk the strange truth behind Calvin car decals, Jeff provides a true box office report, and we list our Top Five Favorite Space Exploration films! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.

    • 1 hr 54 min
    Do the Magic!

    Do the Magic!

    The HOBI gang is in chaos as Stork of the Besotted Geek podcast joins Jason, Jeff and the Intern in a special Wildcard episode! The guys discuss if a mouse has Constitutional rights, Stork ranks the Star Trek captains and Jason can't watch Parks and Rec anymore.  Plus the Intern explains how to beat the Dungeons and Dragons expansion pack, if Travolta was the best Khan and Stork and Jason have a battle of impressions! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo. 

    • 2 hr
    The Password is Always Swordfish!

    The Password is Always Swordfish!

    The HOBI Gang is back together and it feels so good! The guys welcome Steve and Izzy from Everything I Learned From Movies podcast to talk the best Nic Cage film, review the new Artemis Fowl movie, and even the odds on favorite to win the World Series! The gang debate what is the best way to release streaming shows, explain Quibi, recap a dismal box office and list our Top Five Favorite Computer Films.  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo. 

    • 2 hr 25 min
    I Could Have Been Chuck

    I Could Have Been Chuck

    With most of the regular cast missing, Jeff is joined by The Intern, Ape Hands, and Scab Jeff. The guys discuss HBO Max, Jeff's wrestling finisher, Scab Jeff's birthday contest, and the Hedgehog's legal troubles. Top 5 list this week is favorite books we were assigned to read in school. This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.

    • 1 hr 54 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
29 Ratings

29 Ratings

HelloandNo ,

Excellent

Love this show. Always keeps me interested and always look forward to new episodes. Can’t recommend it enough.

-Tabby from Your New Best Friends podcast

InternGary ,

Cookies and Cream

It’s an honor just being nominated.

Cbednar2000 ,

Best Podcast Ever? Its Definitely the best THEME Song!

Its about comic books and movies. Growing up from Rogue to Sookie.
Superman before Zach Snyder ruined him.
Michael Keaton was the best Batman while Christain Bale was just deadpan
And no one rememebrs the other ones
Its Princess Leia in bikins and transformer lamborghinis
But please don't let Shia LeBouf ever act again
Remember Tales From the Crypt? Back when Michael Bay wrote good scripts (He wrote scripts?)
It's all right here. its no mystery
Jeff defends Aquaman while Blake's just not listening
While Jason imperonsates Michael Caine,
Jeff nails anaohter draft day and Blake's top 5 has 98
And Jason just LOVES him some Kevin James
Its The History of Bad ideas!
From Walking Dead to talking Heads from Comic Books to TV Sets
there's a history of not so bad and then there's a history...
The history of bad
The history of bad ideas
The history of bad ideas...PODCAST!

All rhyming aside, These guys are not only funny and truly informed about everythign pop culture related, but they also know how to integrate their fan base. They take their listener feedback seriously and bring in guests who add a perfect mix of geek on top of geek on top of geek. If you ain't listening, you ain't livin.

-The Dr is OUT...

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