The Dork Forest

Dork on Dork Dialog with Jackie Kashian. I am interested in whatever dorky thing you want to talk about. Guests speak to their love of books, TV, Movies, Comic books, websites, food, wrestling, cars, action figures and bees. There is room for all in The Dork Forest. This is a safe space. Credits: Music composed and performed by Mike Ruekberg (Sarah Cohen on intro) Audio fixes by Patrick Brady Website design by Vilmos
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Jul 26, 2011 0

My guests are performers Erin Gibson and Bryan Safi (from stage and Current TV) and we talk about makeup and celebrity biographies. It’s light and wonderful and awesome. Enjoy!

 

Notes:

Garmento

Mia Farrow – What Falls Away

Negging

Again with Laugh.com
Again with NCIS

Canadian Cash Cab Fatality

Harry Potter’s Birthday July 31st

Jane Fonda

Barbara Eden

Good morning - Joan Lunden

Bossypants – Tina Fey

Stephen Fry reads the Brit versions.

LA Story – can’t find a reference that other people know about this.

Lita Ford

Good Hair

Lifebooker.com

Brazilian Blowout

Crystal Pepsi

Latisse

Torchwood

Mascara chemical makeup

Armani Luminous Silk Foundation

Benefit Concealer

Nars Blush

Laraine Newman

 

My website has a player, standup schedule and videos, merch page (CD/T-shirt opportunities) and the donation button: www.jackiekashian.com or www.dorkforest.com.

 

The iPhone App, Android Apps is available. If you hate the $2 spent on the app, I’ll give you $2 off a CD or T-shirt at a show. Or e me. Jackie@jackiekashian.com

Jul 22, 2011 4

My guests are stand up comics and fellow podcasters Kumail Nanjiani and Jake Weisman. Its video games, comic books, stand up comedy, and cats. A lot about cats. It's a good one. Enjoy

 

Notes:

Fallen – Denzel Washington

Cats and Dogs – and two

When doing the notes… I thought my phone was going off again.

Fixnation.org

Walking For Kisses

Origin of Cats – Nat Geographic says Middle East 70,000 yrs ago

The Essential Bill Hicks

On Comedy – Woody Allen

On comedy the whole list

Sasha Grey

Auggie Smith

IFC show – naked cut out of porn

(Russ will look it up – but said it reminded him of this film)

K-9 Bite Suit Video (ff to min 3:00)

The cool hotel we were at that Vargus talked to the bizness guys

Alycia Cooper

TDF EP 40 is Vargus and April Macie

I talk for a long time. Huh. I’m still talking. HEY SUS. Good grief.

Pink Dot

Tarzan, The Ape Man (1981)

RoboCop – no original book

The Staircase

Me Still Talking. Gotta have these guys back.

 

Books Kumail recommends:
Chew – John Layman

Strange Embrace

Swamp Thing – Alan Moore

The Killing Joke – Alan Moore

 

Shadows of the Damned - game

Catherine – PS3. weird.

 

Books Jake recommends:

Drawn and Quarterly

Black Hole

 

Me:

Pride of Baghdad

Secret Six – Gail Simone

Stretch Panic – PS2 Game

 

My website has a player, standup schedule and videos, merch page (CD/T-shirt opportunities) and the donation button: www.jackiekashian.com or www.dorkforest.com.

 

The iPhone App, Android Apps is available. If you hate the $2 spent on the app, I’ll give you $2 off a CD or T-shirt at a show. Or e me. Jackie@jackiekashian.com

Jul 19, 2011 8

My guest is the greatest techy dork that I know: Andrew Solmssen. Thought you cared about computers? He does a LOT. In the beginning I’m hyper and we talk Star Trek, but then… tech. I say “right” a lot. I am revealed as not knowing things… again. Enjoy. It’s awesome.

 

Notes:

I made up that difference. Nerd/Dork

Edith Keillor – Joan Collins

Teri Garr

Torchwood

Robert Heinlein

Voyage of the Dawn Trader

Swallows and Amazon

Rick Brandt Science Adventures

Col. S.P. Meek

Tig Notaro

VNC

Asus Motherboard - Rampage 3 Gene 13/66

Core i7 processor

Quadro NVS 450

SSD – 120 OCZ vertex 2

Data Backup – RAID

Twitter is @solmssen and facebook

Pocketcast – for Android

Podtrapper – great for Blackberry

3G iPod Touch – recorded July 13, announced July 14

Facetime

If you need a cable for anything

The PORNY side of Return to Castle Wolfenstein

Virtualization Server – this one seems pre-built. Prolly not as “good”

Parallels for Macintosh

Skynet – april 12 2011

Threads

John Anderson

Hunter S. Thompson on Nixon, find “yard” on the page

Beau Geste – Gary Cooper 1939

Super micro x8sil-f – I finally GET it.

Hyper v roll (installed)//VM ware

The OS on his Virtual Server:
1. Windows Small Business Server 2008

2. Windows 2003 - Blackberry Enterprise Server 5.0

3. Windows 2003 - SpiceWorks

4. Ubuntu Linux Server

5-7. Windows XP, Vista, 7 (operating system)

 

The word… fungible (which I just said, “right” to)

HIPAA

Second Life – the game I’m thinking of J

CJ Arabia

Alex Solmssen Photography

Andrew on SoundCloud

 

Books Andrew recommends:

Hackers- Steven Levy

The Soul of the New Machine - Tracy Kidder

Software recommend:

Small business Server 2011 Essentials  

 

My website has a player, standup schedule and videos, merch page (CD/T-shirt opportunities) and the donation button: www.jackiekashian.com or www.dorkforest.com.

 

The iPhone App, Android Apps is available. If you hate the $2 spent on the app, I’ll give you $2 off a CD or T-shirt at a show. Or e me. Jackie@jackiekashian.com

Jul 15, 2011 3

My guest is Michelle McNamara. A woman who loves to work on an unsolved crime. She has a website and talks regularly with police to figure it all out. Regularly. To Police. Again, I know almost nothing. And you can listen to the ice in our drinks too. Enjoy.

 

Notes:

Angela’s Holgram Machine on Bones – answers.com is wrong.

Many of these cases, I can’t find. Go to her website.

Goleta Cemetary

www.PeopleFinder.com (I think she has a pro account J)

JonBenet Ramsey Pineapple

RDI (Ramsey Did It), IDI(Intruder Did It), BDI (Burke Did It)

Atticus  - To Kill a Mockingbird

JonBenet Ransom Note – handwritten,  but this is text.

Zodiac

Zodiac – Neal Stephenson book (it’s good)

EAR ONS

Ted Bundy

DNA Federal Database – the other side?

Unabomber

Forensic Testing and YOU!

Casey 911 Call – I admit, I didn’t listen to the whole thing.
Jeffry Dahmer

Andrea Yates

Sudden Terror (book on EAR ONS)

In Cold Blood

Patton OswaltMichelle’s husband.

 

My website has a player, standup schedule and videos, merch page (CD/T-shirt opportunities) and the donation button: www.jackiekashian.com or www.dorkforest.com.

 

The iPhone App, Android Apps are available. Stitcher is no longer available. If you hate the $2 spent on the app, I’ll give you $2 off a CD or T-shirt at a show. Or e me. Jackie@jackiekashian.com

Jul 12, 2011 4

 

We are live at Meltdown Comics in Hollywood. My guests are James Urbaniak and Dana Gould. I took notes and giggled a lot. Dork out. I did.

 

Notes:

Mel Blanc

Night of the Hunter

Frank Conniff

Odd Couple Lyrics – singing starts 1:30
Brian Kiley

Star Trek Theme – Alexander Courage

Swing Kids

Rumblefish

Mulholland Drive

Wild at Heart

Jack Lemmon, James Garner – My Fellow Americans

Monsters of Filmland

Mark Hamill – I’m not linking this. You KNOW.

The Tingler
We’re the same age. I think, exactly.

Dwight Frye

Eddie Deezen

The Cool Ones

Frank Tashlin (Tony Randall movies)

Hy Anzell

Jeffrey Hunter

Woody Allen On Comedy – I do not know when this was recorded

Gary Glitter

 

iPhone Bonus note: those are the birds OUTSIDE. Shouty birds.


Dana Recommends: (starter monster) Creature From the Black Lagoon Revenge of the Creature (And old creepy movies): Sweet Smell of Success, Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? Sunset Blvd.

James Recommends: My Man Godfrey, Nothing Sacred

 

Maria Bamford works on some jokes to end the show. It’s awesome.

 

My website has a player, standup schedule and videos, merch page (CD/T-shirt opportunities) and the donation button: www.jackiekashian.com or www.dorkforest.com.

 

The iPhone App, Android Apps are available. Stitcher is no longer available. If you hate the $2 spent on the app, I’ll give you $2 off a CD or T-shirt at a show. Or e me. Jackie@jackiekashian.com

 

Credits:

Audio leveling by Patrick Brady
The music is by Mike Ruekberg
.
My Website is designed by Vilmos: who has his OWN podcast.

Jul 8, 2011 14

My guest is Aisha Tyler, a traditional dork that has grown into a person that looks like she’s always been cool. Actress, Comic and, soon, host of her own dorky podcast. I just wish we were talking faster.

 

Notes:

Tolkien Professor

My Side of the Mountain

Chicken FAQ

Don’t need a rooster. I think it said something about the embryo and the fridge.

Aisha has been working! I’m just catching up with her career.

Kermit Apio

Planet of the Apes (1968)

Xbox… I said we have it, we don’t.

Xbox Kinect

Time Crises (we’re on 4)

Andretti GamingRoswell, GA

Harry Potter world in Florida

Game of Thrones

Law and Order UK

H2 Overdrive

Xbox – Raft Adventure

Cathy Ladman

The Master Cleanse

Starfire (best picture was Andy suggested)

Luna Bros. (she liked Girls, The Sword also awesome)

Earth 2 Comic Book Store

Top Ten – Alan Moore

Archer – show that Aisha is on. Hi.
Games of Berkley – it’s on Shattuck

Morning Glories

Non-Player

Origin book by DC

 

My website has a player, standup schedule and videos, merch page (CD/T-shirt opportunities) and the donation button: www.jackiekashian.com or www.dorkforest.com.

 

The iPhone App, Android Apps are available. Stitcher is no longer available. If you hate the $2 spent on the app, I’ll give you $2 off a CD or T-shirt at a show. Or e me. Jackie@jackiekashian.com

 

Credits:

Audio leveling by Patrick Brady
The music is by Mike Ruekberg
.
My Website is designed by Vilmos: who has his OWN podcast.

Jul 5, 2011 2

My guests are married and care a LOT about points to be received and redeemed for buying Air, Hotel and Car. I’m using this information for good. I promise. Margot Leitman now has a travel info blog and Dan Curry is a comic and reaping the benefits of his wife’s extensive knowledge. Great Ep!

 

Notes:

Virgin Elevate Program
Virgin America Credit Card
Price is Right

Password – Lois Nettleton and Robert Urich
Danny Gokey – American Idol

Penn and Teller Security Edition

Spirit Airlines v Virgin Blue

Tom Selleck – 66 yrs old.

Starwood Rewards

World Points Rewards

Candlewood Suites

Embassy Suites

Hampton Inn

Pulmeria Tree

ShuttletoLAX.com – cheaper than supershuttle

Lot B at LAX – um. Closed. It’s been a while since I’ve parked at LAX obviously. Sorry.

Total Pillow

State Capitols

Sara Barron

NeverEnding Story – 1984 (that was a jackass game I played)

Ross Thomas

Partners in Crime

Lomax And Biggs

Sitting Shiva

Dog on a Plane (it’s “elliot legal”)

 

My website has a player, standup schedule and videos, merch page (CD/T-shirt opportunities) and the donation button: www.jackiekashian.com or www.dorkforest.com.

 

The iPhone App, Android Apps are available. Stitcher is no longer available. If you hate the $2 spent on the app, I’ll give you $2 off a CD or T-shirt at a show. Or e me. Jackie@jackiekashian.com

 

Credits:

Audio leveling by Patrick Brady
The music is by Mike Ruekberg
.
My Website is designed by Vilmos: who has his OW

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