Episode 4: Geek Relationships, Bill VS. Nhu-An, Top 5 Geek Power Couples

 Left: Bill & Conrad, Right: Nhu-An & Ali

Left: Bill & Conrad, Right: Nhu-An & Ali

It's the Valentine's Day Super Fantastic Nerd Hour special! Our real life partners join us for a conversation about love, geekery, and everything in between. Bill and Nhu-An battle for the title of ultimate nerd partner in the INFINITE CROSSOVER CHAMBER. We list our top 5 geek power couples.

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Show Notes

  • 0:00 - 32:35: Geek relationships.

  • 32:36 - 53:28: INFINITE CROSSOVER CHAMBER - Bill VS. Nhu-An.

  • 53:29 - 1:09:26: Top 5 Geek Power Couples.

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Top 5 Geek Power Couples

Conrad:

  1. Lalla Ward & Richard Dawkins (Doctor Who's Romana & biologist/author)
  2. Uhura & Spock (Star Trek 2009)
  3. Doctor Who & every companion (Doctor Who) 
  4. Zoe & Wash (Firefly)
  5. Shawn & Gus (Psych)

Ali: 

  1. Steve Jobs & Steve Wozniak (Apple)
  2. Han Solo & Princess Leia (Star Wars)
  3. The Joker & Harley Quinn (Batman)
  4. Admiral Adama & President Roslin (Battlestar Galactica)
  5. Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield (Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream)

Honorable Mentions:

  • Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen / Professor X & Magneto (IRL besties, X-Men)
  • Wolverine & Jean Grey (X-Men)
  • Marie & Pierre Curie (Nobel Prize winning chemists)
  • Tara & Willow (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • George R.R. Martin & Parris McBride (author & Celtic-nerd)
  • Simon Pegg & Nick Frost (actors)
  • Josh Clark And Chuck Bryant (Stuff You Should Know Podcast)
  • Data and Tasha Yar (Star Trek: The Next Generation)
  • Wil Wheaton and Felicia Day (The Guild, TableTop)
  • Kirk & Spock (Star Trek)
  • Worf & Jadzia Dax (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine)
  • Glenn & Maggie (The Walking Dead)
  • Leslie & Ben (Parks & Recreation)
  • The Doctor & TARDIS (Doctor Who)
  • Sherlock & Watson (Sherlock)
  • Hermonie & Ron (Harry Potter)
  • WALL-E & EVE (WALL-E)
  • Carl & Ellie (Up)
  • Mulder & Scully (The X-Files)
  • Samwise & Frodo (The Lord of the Rings)