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The Dork Forest is a show where I, Jackie Kashian, interview everyone and anyone about what they really really like. ie thier dorkdom. Started in 2006, the youtube page has clips (and full episodes). and will lead you to all the information you may ever need re this show and Jackie's standup.

Aug 9, 2011

My guest is the smartest man in the world, Greg Proops. This is a win, dorks. Ostensibly, it’s old timey baseball. And there’s plenty of Civil War to present baseball talk. But Greg is a man who loves language and nicknames and this is fascinating. A treat for all of us. You’re welcome.



Audio leveling by Patrick Brady

Music is by Mike Ruekberg.
Website design by
Vilmos: who has his OWN podcast.


The websites are and

Apps are available for the iPhone,and Android. Review the show on iTunes and feel free to e me.




Death to Flying Things

The Freshest Man on Earth

Moses Fleetwood Walker
Negro League
the link that Greg sent me. Great article.

Tyre – battle of (Ty Cobb’s namesake)

Okay… There’s too many references. You people on your own.

Good luck. I just let it wash over me.