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Entries from April 2007

Ask Mike! Episode 1

April 25th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 1 Comment

 
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Our first podcast! In this first episode of “Ask Mike!” we find out what the heck Schnappi is, and whether or not California has Fried Cheese Curds. What are Fried Cheese Curds? Listen and find out!
We only had time for a couple questions this week, but keep submitting them and we will answer more in [...]

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RiffTrax mention on KOLD TechTalk!

April 23rd, 2007 by torgosPizza · 1 Comment

KOLD TV in Tucson, AZ mentioned RiffTrax during this week’s “TechTalk” segment! Many thanks to Andy with KOLD and his Technology Tuesday show.

Andy also mentioned RiffTrax on his weekly radio show – Click here to listen to the mention in mp3 format.

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USA Today Blog about RiffTrax

April 18th, 2007 by torgosPizza · No Comments

“Pop Candy,” a blog about all things pop culture, and hosted by Whitney Matheson on USA Today’s website, has given RiffTrax another brief (but great) mention, even plugging Neil Patrick Harris.
via USAToday.com
A riff of pure imagination
I’ve written about RiffTrax before — on the website, you can download funny movie commentaries from Mike Nelson, formerly of [...]

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Comic Review Weekly Interview with Mike

April 18th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 7 Comments

This week, Mike was interviewed by Brian Shearer from Comic Review Weekly, and it turned out quite well we think.

Comic Review Weekly is a comic book / pop culture related podcast, with thousands of subscribers, and are big fans of Mike and his work. In the interview they talk to Mike about his influences, MST3k, [...]

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Mike interviewed on Tangent

April 16th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 1 Comment

“Tangent is a podcast devoted to the topics that hosts Derek Russell and Tucker Colburn deem the most important. Every week, they weigh in on what they think about anything and everything. Each podcast is like walking into the middle of their conversation. Thrown into the mix are hilarious side sketches so we can keep [...]

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RiffTrax mention on TV Squad!

April 13th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 1 Comment

A blogger on TV Squad, part of AOL Entertainment, posted a quick (but decent) mention about RiffTrax and Neil Patrick Harris’ guest riffing on Willy Wonka.
“Fans of Mystery Science Theater 3000 like myself (or “Misties” as we’re sometimes called) remember a half-hour special dedicated to the show that aired on Comedy Central back in the [...]

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Neil Patrick Harris Guest Stars in a New RiffTrax of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

April 12th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 4 Comments

San Diego, CA-

April 12, 2007 – Neil Patrick Harris of TV’s How I Met Your Mother appears as a Guest Riffer on the original, much-loved classic, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, from RiffTrax.com.

RiffTrax is the innovative new website featuring the hilarious DVD commentaries of Michael J. Nelson, star of the legendary Mystery Science Theater [...]

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Chad Vader Does RiffTrax!

April 5th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 1 Comment

Our good friends at Blame Society Productions, who are huge fans of MST3k and RiffTrax (their internet star “Chad Vader” was referenced in the RiffTrax commentary for Firewall) have partnered with us to bring you this special episode of their series, Chad Vader: Day Shift Manager.
This is a “behind the scenes” of sorts about the [...]

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Mike Nelson on Geekza Podcast April 8th

April 4th, 2007 by torgosPizza · 1 Comment

Rifftrax’s Mike Nelson, the former host of Mystery Science Theater 3000, will be appearing LIVE on Geekza, Sunday at 7PM Eastern. Mike will be taking phone calls and answering listener questions, as well as giving away free Rifftrax!

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