Entertainment – GeekDad https://geekdad.com Raising Geek Generation 2.0 Sat, 01 Oct 2016 16:00:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.6.1 https://geekdad.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/cropped-GeekDad-Logo-Square-Template-03172016-1024-32x32.png Entertainment – GeekDad https://geekdad.com 32 32 Raising Geek Generation 2.0 Entertainment – GeekDad Raising Geek Generation 2.0 Entertainment – GeekDad https://geekdad.com/wp-content/plugins/powerpress/rss_default.jpg https://geekdad.com/category/entertainment/ 112159555 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 037: ‘I Am a Princess’ https://geekdad.com/2016/09/captain-owen-episode-037/ Mon, 05 Sep 2016 10:15:39 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=212748 https://geekdad.com/2016/09/captain-owen-episode-037/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/09/captain-owen-episode-037/feed/ 0 <p>On today's episode we discuss our final Halloween costume selections before reading two 'Star Wars' Little Golden Books--'I Am a Princess' and 'I Am a Sith.'</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/09/captain-owen-episode-037/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 037: ‘I Am a Princess’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> On today's episode we discuss our final Halloween costume selections before reading two 'Star Wars' Little Golden Books--'I Am a Princess' and 'I Am a Sith.' On today's episode we discuss our final Halloween costume selections before reading two 'Star Wars' Little Golden Books--'I Am a Princess' and 'I Am a Sith.' Entertainment – GeekDad 21:28 212748 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 036: ‘Special Guest: Gabby’ https://geekdad.com/2016/08/captain-owen-episode-036/ Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:45:30 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=210293 https://geekdad.com/2016/08/captain-owen-episode-036/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/08/captain-owen-episode-036/feed/ 0 <p>On today's episode, Captain Owen has his first guest--Gabby! Gabby and her mom were visiting Seattle and we all met up at the aquarium before coming back to our house to record the episode. We all read one of Owen and Gabby's favorite books--'Grandmother Fish.'</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/08/captain-owen-episode-036/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 036: ‘Special Guest: Gabby’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> On today's episode, Captain Owen has his first guest--Gabby! Gabby and her mom were visiting Seattle and we all met up at the aquarium before coming back to our house to record the episode. We all read one of Owen and Gabby's favorite books--'Grandmoth... On today's episode, Captain Owen has his first guest--Gabby! Gabby and her mom were visiting Seattle and we all met up at the aquarium before coming back to our house to record the episode. We all read one of Owen and Gabby's favorite books--'Grandmother Fish.' Entertainment – GeekDad 210293 Hey You Geeks #54: The Bad Guys and Bad Choices of ‘Suicide Squad’ https://geekdad.com/2016/08/hey-you-geeks-54-suicide-squad/ Thu, 11 Aug 2016 10:00:46 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=208996 https://geekdad.com/2016/08/hey-you-geeks-54-suicide-squad/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/08/hey-you-geeks-54-suicide-squad/feed/ 0 <p>On this week's episode, we're breaking down 'Suicide Squad,' from Jared Leto's Joker to the 'Justice League' tie-ins. We're even breaking down the criticisms DC fans have been mounting on film critics and Rotten Tomatoes for negative reviews of the films. Everyone's a critic, and this week, so are we.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/08/hey-you-geeks-54-suicide-squad/">Hey You Geeks #54: The Bad Guys and Bad Choices of ‘Suicide Squad’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> On this week's episode, we're breaking down 'Suicide Squad,' from Jared Leto's Joker to the 'Justice League' tie-ins. We're even breaking down the criticisms DC fans have been mounting on film critics and Rotten Tomatoes for negative reviews of the fil... On this week's episode, we're breaking down 'Suicide Squad,' from Jared Leto's Joker to the 'Justice League' tie-ins. We're even breaking down the criticisms DC fans have been mounting on film critics and Rotten Tomatoes for negative reviews of the films. Everyone's a critic, and this week, so are we. Entertainment – GeekDad 208996 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 035: ‘Meet the Rebels’ https://geekdad.com/2016/08/captain-owen-episode-035/ Mon, 01 Aug 2016 10:15:02 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=207656 https://geekdad.com/2016/08/captain-owen-episode-035/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/08/captain-owen-episode-035/feed/ 0 <p>This week we read some of Captain Owen's new books starting with 'DK Readers Level 2: Star Wars Rebels: Meet the Rebels.' We also discuss our family Star Wars Rebels Halloween costumes again. We finish off by reading 'DK Readers Level 2: LEGO Star Wars: Free the Galaxy.' </p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/08/captain-owen-episode-035/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 035: ‘Meet the Rebels’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> This week we read some of Captain Owen's new books starting with 'DK Readers Level 2: Star Wars Rebels: Meet the Rebels.' We also discuss our family Star Wars Rebels Halloween costumes again. We finish off by reading 'DK Readers Level 2: LEGO Star Wars... This week we read some of Captain Owen's new books starting with 'DK Readers Level 2: Star Wars Rebels: Meet the Rebels.' We also discuss our family Star Wars Rebels Halloween costumes again. We finish off by reading 'DK Readers Level 2: LEGO Star Wars: Free the Galaxy.' Entertainment – GeekDad 207656 Gameroom Junkies #63 – ‘The Last Starfighter’ Star, Lance Guest https://geekdad.com/2016/07/gameroom-junkies-63/ Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:30:20 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=205925 https://geekdad.com/2016/07/gameroom-junkies-63/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/07/gameroom-junkies-63/feed/ 0 <p>Veteran actor and '80s movie icon Lance Guest sat down at the Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo to discuss his role as Alex Rogan in 'The Last Starfighter.'</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/07/gameroom-junkies-63/">Gameroom Junkies #63 – ‘The Last Starfighter’ Star, Lance Guest</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> Veteran actor and '80s movie icon Lance Guest sat down at the Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo to discuss his role as Alex Rogan in 'The Last Starfighter.' Veteran actor and '80s movie icon Lance Guest sat down at the Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo to discuss his role as Alex Rogan in 'The Last Starfighter.' Entertainment – GeekDad 205925 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 034: ‘Droid Tales’ https://geekdad.com/2016/07/captain-owen-episode-034/ Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:30:54 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=204049 https://geekdad.com/2016/07/captain-owen-episode-034/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/07/captain-owen-episode-034/feed/ 0 <p>This week we spend the majority of the episode discussing 'Star Wars: Droid Tales' before dipping in to potential Halloween costumes for our family (the cast of 'Star Wars: Rebels' is the current lead choice). We finish off discussing 'Zootopia.'</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/07/captain-owen-episode-034/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 034: ‘Droid Tales’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> This week we spend the majority of the episode discussing 'Star Wars: Droid Tales' before dipping in to potential Halloween costumes for our family (the cast of 'Star Wars: Rebels' is the current lead choice). We finish off discussing 'Zootopia.' This week we spend the majority of the episode discussing 'Star Wars: Droid Tales' before dipping in to potential Halloween costumes for our family (the cast of 'Star Wars: Rebels' is the current lead choice). We finish off discussing 'Zootopia.' Entertainment – GeekDad 204049 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 033: ‘Little Golden Star Wars’ https://geekdad.com/2016/06/captain-owen-episode-033/ Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:30:09 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=201851 https://geekdad.com/2016/06/captain-owen-episode-033/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/06/captain-owen-episode-033/feed/ 0 <p>Sorry for the skip week--Baby Hazel plus a last minute business trip meant no time for a podcast last week. This week we jump right back in by reading a couple of the 'Star Wars' Little Golden Books. These are awesome little versions of the six movies ('The Force Awakens' one is on our wishlist). We always have a blast reading these together.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/06/captain-owen-episode-033/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 033: ‘Little Golden Star Wars’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> Sorry for the skip week--Baby Hazel plus a last minute business trip meant no time for a podcast last week. This week we jump right back in by reading a couple of the 'Star Wars' Little Golden Books. These are awesome little versions of the six movies ... Sorry for the skip week--Baby Hazel plus a last minute business trip meant no time for a podcast last week. This week we jump right back in by reading a couple of the 'Star Wars' Little Golden Books. These are awesome little versions of the six movies ('The Force Awakens' one is on our wishlist). We always have a blast reading these together. Entertainment – GeekDad 201851 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 032: ‘Baby Hazel’ https://geekdad.com/2016/06/captain-owen-episode-032/ Mon, 06 Jun 2016 13:00:30 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=199057 https://geekdad.com/2016/06/captain-owen-episode-032/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/06/captain-owen-episode-032/feed/ 0 <p>Things have become a little crazy around here with the latest addition to our family, Baby Hazel! We start this episode with a sincere thank you to the folks over at Dreamworks for sending Captain Owen an awesome little care package of the die-cast 'DinoTrux' toys. Owen then sings a song to his new baby sister before holding her and making up some stories for her.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/06/captain-owen-episode-032/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 032: ‘Baby Hazel’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> Things have become a little crazy around here with the latest addition to our family, Baby Hazel! We start this episode with a sincere thank you to the folks over at Dreamworks for sending Captain Owen an awesome little care package of the die-cast 'Di... Things have become a little crazy around here with the latest addition to our family, Baby Hazel! We start this episode with a sincere thank you to the folks over at Dreamworks for sending Captain Owen an awesome little care package of the die-cast 'DinoTrux' toys. Owen then sings a song to his new baby sister before holding her and making up some stories for her. Entertainment – GeekDad 199057 Experience a ‘Sea Change’ With Frank Viva and Toon Books https://geekdad.com/2016/05/experience-a-sea-change/ Fri, 27 May 2016 15:00:04 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=197440 https://geekdad.com/2016/05/experience-a-sea-change/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/05/experience-a-sea-change/feed/ 0 <p>In addition to being a touching and poignant coming-of-age story (in which the "worst summer ever" turns into one of the most meaningful and formative for young protagonist Eliot), 'Sea Change' is also a masterfully designed work of art.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/05/experience-a-sea-change/">Experience a ‘Sea Change’ With Frank Viva and Toon Books</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> In addition to being a touching and poignant coming-of-age story (in which the "worst summer ever" turns into one of the most meaningful and formative for young protagonist Eliot), 'Sea Change' is also a masterfully designed work of art. In addition to being a touching and poignant coming-of-age story (in which the "worst summer ever" turns into one of the most meaningful and formative for young protagonist Eliot), 'Sea Change' is also a masterfully designed work of art. Entertainment – GeekDad 197440 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 031: ‘Jungle Cruise’ https://geekdad.com/2016/05/sewco-jungle-cruise/ Mon, 23 May 2016 10:30:52 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=197140 https://geekdad.com/2016/05/sewco-jungle-cruise/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/05/sewco-jungle-cruise/feed/ 0 <p>In today's episode we talk about our latest trip to Disneyland. We were anticipating Owen's first time on 'Star Tours' but, despite his doctor's measurements from two weeks ago, Owen wasn't tall enough. We still had a blast though, and Owen decided that 'The Jungle Cruise' is his new favorite ride.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/05/sewco-jungle-cruise/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 031: ‘Jungle Cruise’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> In today's episode we talk about our latest trip to Disneyland. We were anticipating Owen's first time on 'Star Tours' but, despite his doctor's measurements from two weeks ago, Owen wasn't tall enough. We still had a blast though, In today's episode we talk about our latest trip to Disneyland. We were anticipating Owen's first time on 'Star Tours' but, despite his doctor's measurements from two weeks ago, Owen wasn't tall enough. We still had a blast though, and Owen decided that 'The Jungle Cruise' is his new favorite ride. Entertainment – GeekDad 197140 Hey You Geeks #53: Underoos for the Win – A ‘Civil War’ Review https://geekdad.com/2016/05/hey-you-geeks-53/ Sat, 21 May 2016 12:00:08 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=196959 https://geekdad.com/2016/05/hey-you-geeks-53/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/05/hey-you-geeks-53/feed/ 0 <p>After we tore apart this year's first superhero battle in our review of 'Dawn of Justice,' we're back to talk about the next big battle in Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War.' </p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/05/hey-you-geeks-53/">Hey You Geeks #53: Underoos for the Win – A ‘Civil War’ Review</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> After we tore apart this year's first superhero battle in our review of 'Dawn of Justice,' we're back to talk about the next big battle in Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War.' After we tore apart this year's first superhero battle in our review of 'Dawn of Justice,' we're back to talk about the next big battle in Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War.' Entertainment – GeekDad 196959 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 030: ‘Dinotrux’ https://geekdad.com/2016/05/captain-owen-episode-030-dinotrux/ Mon, 09 May 2016 11:30:12 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=195332 https://geekdad.com/2016/05/captain-owen-episode-030-dinotrux/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/05/captain-owen-episode-030-dinotrux/feed/ 0 <p>First of all, happy Mother's Day to all the mom parental units out there. Today we talk a little bit about Owen's 'Thomas the Train' collection before diving in to his latest geekdom--'Dinotrux.' We read the original 'Dinotrux' book by Chris Gall before also discussing the Netflix cartoon and related toys.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/05/captain-owen-episode-030-dinotrux/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 030: ‘Dinotrux’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> First of all, happy Mother's Day to all the mom parental units out there. Today we talk a little bit about Owen's 'Thomas the Train' collection before diving in to his latest geekdom--'Dinotrux.' We read the original 'Dinotrux' book by Chris Gall befor... First of all, happy Mother's Day to all the mom parental units out there. Today we talk a little bit about Owen's 'Thomas the Train' collection before diving in to his latest geekdom--'Dinotrux.' We read the original 'Dinotrux' book by Chris Gall before also discussing the Netflix cartoon and related toys. Entertainment – GeekDad 195332 Dadawan #7: Looking Forward to ‘Rogue One’ https://geekdad.com/2016/04/dadawan-7/ Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:00:59 +0000 https://geekdad.com/?p=193926 https://geekdad.com/2016/04/dadawan-7/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/04/dadawan-7/feed/ 0 <p>In episode seven of Dadawan, a podcast covering the 'Star Wars' universe from a GeekDad perspective, we're breaking down the first trailer for the first new 'Star Wars' spinoff film, 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.' We talk about what we learned from the trailer regarding the cast, the story, and the look and feel of the film. Have a listen! </p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/04/dadawan-7/">Dadawan #7: Looking Forward to ‘Rogue One’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> In episode seven of Dadawan, a podcast covering the 'Star Wars' universe from a GeekDad perspective, we're breaking down the first trailer for the first new 'Star Wars' spinoff film, 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. In episode seven of Dadawan, a podcast covering the 'Star Wars' universe from a GeekDad perspective, we're breaking down the first trailer for the first new 'Star Wars' spinoff film, 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.' We talk about what we learned from the trailer regarding the cast, the story, and the look and feel of the film. Have a listen! Entertainment – GeekDad 193926 Hey You Geeks #52: Our 2016 Summer Movie Preview https://geekdad.com/2016/04/hey-you-geeks-52-our-2016-summer-movie-preview/ Mon, 18 Apr 2016 13:00:28 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=191990 https://geekdad.com/2016/04/hey-you-geeks-52-our-2016-summer-movie-preview/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/04/hey-you-geeks-52-our-2016-summer-movie-preview/feed/ 0 <p>From 'Civil War' and 'Suicide Squad' to 'Ghostbusters,' 'The BFG' and 'Finding Dory,' we look at the big comic book, sci-fi and family films coming our way this summer.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/04/hey-you-geeks-52-our-2016-summer-movie-preview/">Hey You Geeks #52: Our 2016 Summer Movie Preview</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> From 'Civil War' and 'Suicide Squad' to 'Ghostbusters,' 'The BFG' and 'Finding Dory,' we look at the big comic book, sci-fi and family films coming our way this summer. From 'Civil War' and 'Suicide Squad' to 'Ghostbusters,' 'The BFG' and 'Finding Dory,' we look at the big comic book, sci-fi and family films coming our way this summer. Entertainment – GeekDad 191990 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 029: ‘The Jungle Book’ https://geekdad.com/2016/04/sunday-evening-with-captain-owen-episode-029-the-jungle-book/ Mon, 18 Apr 2016 11:15:09 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=192001 https://geekdad.com/2016/04/sunday-evening-with-captain-owen-episode-029-the-jungle-book/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/04/sunday-evening-with-captain-owen-episode-029-the-jungle-book/feed/ 0 <p>We saw 'The Jungle Book' yesterday and we had talk a little about Captain Owen's initial reactions right after the movie. We discussed it again today and got very different feedback. We also sing a couple of songs and discuss Owen's newest geekdom--'DinoTrux.'</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/04/sunday-evening-with-captain-owen-episode-029-the-jungle-book/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 029: ‘The Jungle Book’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> We saw 'The Jungle Book' yesterday and we had talk a little about Captain Owen's initial reactions right after the movie. We discussed it again today and got very different feedback. We also sing a couple of songs and discuss Owen's newest geekdom--'Di... We saw 'The Jungle Book' yesterday and we had talk a little about Captain Owen's initial reactions right after the movie. We discussed it again today and got very different feedback. We also sing a couple of songs and discuss Owen's newest geekdom--'DinoTrux.' Entertainment – GeekDad 192001 Hey You Geeks #51: Expectations v. Delivery – A ‘Dawn of Justice’ Review https://geekdad.com/2016/04/hey-you-geeks-51/ Fri, 01 Apr 2016 14:00:37 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=189725 https://geekdad.com/2016/04/hey-you-geeks-51/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/04/hey-you-geeks-51/feed/ 0 <p>The time has finally come for us to review 'Batman v. Superman,' a film we've been anticipating with equal parts curiosity and dread. Did we enjoy the film? Or did it live up to our fears? Listen to this week's show to find out.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/04/hey-you-geeks-51/">Hey You Geeks #51: Expectations v. Delivery – A ‘Dawn of Justice’ Review</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> The time has finally come for us to review 'Batman v. Superman,' a film we've been anticipating with equal parts curiosity and dread. Did we enjoy the film? Or did it live up to our fears? Listen to this week's show to find out. The time has finally come for us to review 'Batman v. Superman,' a film we've been anticipating with equal parts curiosity and dread. Did we enjoy the film? Or did it live up to our fears? Listen to this week's show to find out. Entertainment – GeekDad 189725 Hey You Geeks #50: From the New Indy to the New ‘X-Files’ https://geekdad.com/2016/03/hey-you-geeks-50/ Fri, 18 Mar 2016 16:00:08 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=187068 https://geekdad.com/2016/03/hey-you-geeks-50/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/03/hey-you-geeks-50/feed/ 0 <p>Friend of the show, Bryan White, joins us for a chat about this week's announcement of 'Indiana Jones 5.' With Spielberg and Ford attached to the project, we speculate on how this new Indy outing may look, and pray that Mutt Williams is long forgotten. After that, we break down the recent, six-episode 10th season of 'The X-Files,' debating the merits and shortcomings of the series' return. </p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/03/hey-you-geeks-50/">Hey You Geeks #50: From the New Indy to the New ‘X-Files’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> Friend of the show, Bryan White, joins us for a chat about this week's announcement of 'Indiana Jones 5.' With Spielberg and Ford attached to the project, we speculate on how this new Indy outing may look, and pray that Mutt Williams is long forgotten.... Friend of the show, Bryan White, joins us for a chat about this week's announcement of 'Indiana Jones 5.' With Spielberg and Ford attached to the project, we speculate on how this new Indy outing may look, and pray that Mutt Williams is long forgotten. After that, we break down the recent, six-episode 10th season of 'The X-Files,' debating the merits and shortcomings of the series' return. Entertainment – GeekDad 187068 Radio Free Hipster Ep. 25: South by Slightly Further South https://geekdad.com/2016/03/rfh-025/ Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:30:15 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=186158 https://geekdad.com/2016/03/rfh-025/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/03/rfh-025/feed/ 0 <p>I was recently reminded that this iteration of the podcast--Radio Free Hipster ver. 2.0, if you will--is now nearly a year old. And how do I mark this momentous occasion? By generally ignoring it and just playing some more nerd music. You know how I do.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/03/rfh-025/">Radio Free Hipster Ep. 25: South by Slightly Further South</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> I was recently reminded that this iteration of the podcast--Radio Free Hipster ver. 2.0, if you will--is now nearly a year old. And how do I mark this momentous occasion? By generally ignoring it and just playing some more nerd music. You know how I do. I was recently reminded that this iteration of the podcast--Radio Free Hipster ver. 2.0, if you will--is now nearly a year old. And how do I mark this momentous occasion? By generally ignoring it and just playing some more nerd music. You know how I do. Entertainment – GeekDad 186158 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 027: ‘Donkey Frog’ https://geekdad.com/2016/03/captain-owen-episode-027/ Mon, 14 Mar 2016 13:30:25 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=182338 https://geekdad.com/2016/03/captain-owen-episode-027/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/03/captain-owen-episode-027/feed/ 0 <p>Today we start off talking about 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' but quickly veer off into discussing the Seattle Seahawks and then 'Zootopia.'</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/03/captain-owen-episode-027/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 027: ‘Donkey Frog’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> Today we start off talking about 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' but quickly veer off into discussing the Seattle Seahawks and then 'Zootopia.' Today we start off talking about 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' but quickly veer off into discussing the Seattle Seahawks and then 'Zootopia.' Entertainment – GeekDad 182338 This Sunday Morning’s Disney XD Lineup Is Marvel-ous (With an Exclusive Clip!) https://geekdad.com/2016/03/disney-xd-marvel-sunday/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:00:47 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=158649 https://geekdad.com/2016/03/disney-xd-marvel-sunday/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/03/disney-xd-marvel-sunday/feed/ 0 <p>This coming Sunday morning, March 13, Disney XD will feature a slate of Marvel cartoons that promises to be even more awesome than usual.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/03/disney-xd-marvel-sunday/">This Sunday Morning’s Disney XD Lineup Is Marvel-ous (With an Exclusive Clip!)</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> This coming Sunday morning, March 13, Disney XD will feature a slate of Marvel cartoons that promises to be even more awesome than usual. This coming Sunday morning, March 13, Disney XD will feature a slate of Marvel cartoons that promises to be even more awesome than usual. Entertainment – GeekDad 158649 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 026: ‘Galaxy of Heroes’ https://geekdad.com/2016/02/captain-owen-026/ Mon, 29 Feb 2016 13:00:32 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=131837 https://geekdad.com/2016/02/captain-owen-026/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/02/captain-owen-026/feed/ 0 <p>In today's episode we talk about Captain Owen's third birthday party! He got a ton of fun goodies including more Star Wars Galactic Heroes, Rainbow Dash and Applejack, The World of Eric Carle My First Smart Pad Library, Melissa & Doug See & Spell, and so much more that I'm sure we'll be hearing about in future episodes.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/02/captain-owen-026/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 026: ‘Galaxy of Heroes’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> In today's episode we talk about Captain Owen's third birthday party! He got a ton of fun goodies including more Star Wars Galactic Heroes, Rainbow Dash and Applejack, The World of Eric Carle My First Smart Pad Library, Melissa & Doug See & Spell, In today's episode we talk about Captain Owen's third birthday party! He got a ton of fun goodies including more Star Wars Galactic Heroes, Rainbow Dash and Applejack, The World of Eric Carle My First Smart Pad Library, Melissa & Doug See & Spell, and so much more that I'm sure we'll be hearing about in future episodes. Entertainment – GeekDad 131837 Hey You Geeks #49: Talking ‘Deadpool’ With Colossus Actor Stefan Kapicic https://geekdad.com/2016/02/hey-you-geeks-49/ Wed, 17 Feb 2016 14:30:34 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=130368 https://geekdad.com/2016/02/hey-you-geeks-49/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/02/hey-you-geeks-49/feed/ 0 <p>'Deadpool' is breaking records and taking names, and on this week's Hey You Geeks, we share our take on the film and talk with actor Stefan Kapicic who plays Colossus. We're also looking forward to the year ahead with a preview of the handful of other comic book movies slated for 2016. </p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/02/hey-you-geeks-49/">Hey You Geeks #49: Talking ‘Deadpool’ With Colossus Actor Stefan Kapicic</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> 'Deadpool' is breaking records and taking names, and on this week's Hey You Geeks, we share our take on the film and talk with actor Stefan Kapicic who plays Colossus. We're also looking forward to the year ahead with a preview of the handful of other ... 'Deadpool' is breaking records and taking names, and on this week's Hey You Geeks, we share our take on the film and talk with actor Stefan Kapicic who plays Colossus. We're also looking forward to the year ahead with a preview of the handful of other comic book movies slated for 2016.  Entertainment – GeekDad 130368 Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 025: ‘Return of the Jedi’ https://geekdad.com/2016/02/captain-owen-episode-025/ Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:00:25 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=128999 https://geekdad.com/2016/02/captain-owen-episode-025/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/02/captain-owen-episode-025/feed/ 0 <p>Today we talk about some of Captain Owen's 'Star Wars' toys including a Darth Vader/Ahsoka two-pack we grabbed at Disneyland and a bunch of his Galactic Heroes figures. We then do a sort of re-telling of the Tatooine portion of 'Return of the Jedi.' We talk a little bit about the RunDisney Kid's Races from both this year and last.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/02/captain-owen-episode-025/">Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 025: ‘Return of the Jedi’</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> Today we talk about some of Captain Owen's 'Star Wars' toys including a Darth Vader/Ahsoka two-pack we grabbed at Disneyland and a bunch of his Galactic Heroes figures. We then do a sort of re-telling of the Tatooine portion of 'Return of the Jedi. Today we talk about some of Captain Owen's 'Star Wars' toys including a Darth Vader/Ahsoka two-pack we grabbed at Disneyland and a bunch of his Galactic Heroes figures. We then do a sort of re-telling of the Tatooine portion of 'Return of the Jedi.' We talk a little bit about the RunDisney Kid's Races from both this year and last. Entertainment – GeekDad 128999 Bounded Enthusiasm #16: Happy 10th Anniversary, First Second Books! https://geekdad.com/2016/02/be16-first-second/ Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:30:01 +0000 http://geekdad.com/?p=128066 https://geekdad.com/2016/02/be16-first-second/#respond https://geekdad.com/2016/02/be16-first-second/feed/ 0 <p>Today's episode of Bounded Enthusiasm is a celebration of the tenth anniversary of First Second Books, one of my favorite publishers.</p> <p>Click through to read all of "<a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com/2016/02/be16-first-second/">Bounded Enthusiasm #16: Happy 10th Anniversary, First Second Books!</a>." <p>If you value content from <a rel="nofollow" href="https://geekdad.com">GeekDad</a>, please support us via <a href="http://patreon.com/geekdad">Patreon</a> or <a href="http://amzn.to/2cyjols">use this link to shop at Amazon.</a> Thanks!</p> Today's episode of Bounded Enthusiasm is a celebration of the tenth anniversary of First Second Books, one of my favorite publishers. Today's episode of Bounded Enthusiasm is a celebration of the tenth anniversary of First Second Books, one of my favorite publishers. Entertainment – GeekDad 128066