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TWIG Nerd News Network – Week of December 12th


2011 Winds down here on the nerd news. Join Birdman and TFG1 as they read a fan letter. Then we get into topics that were big to us in 2011. We also briefly talk about SOPA Check out Mr. Awesome Goes to Washington !!! We here at TWIG hope everyone has a awesome holiday season and a wonderful new year. We’ll be back in 2012 provided the world doesn’t end. Here are the topics we touched on:

–Deaths of 2011–

*Jerry Robinson, 89, American comic book artist (Batman) and reputed creator of the The Joker.

*Harry Morgan, most known for his turn as Colonel Potter on TV show “M*A*S*H” (96)

*Steve Jobs, 56, Created Apple

*Cliff Robertson, best known to modern audiences as Uncle Ben from the “Spider-Man” films, died just one day after his 88th birthday.

*10-year NFL veteran and “Police Academy” franchise star Bubba Smith died at age 66. Moses Hightower in all but one of the “Police Academy” films.

*Dwayne McDuffie

*”Macho Man” Randy Savage

*Michael Gough or–as most people know him–Batman’s butler Alfred Pennyworth in the Batman films died at the age of 94

Andy Rooney

Stories discussed

TF Prime dvd

JL Doom DC Universe movie

SOPA

PSN Hack

Nickelback hatred (YES MICHAEL DODD IS A NICKELBACK APOLOGIST!)

Wii U

3DS Price Drop and the resulting ambassador program

Green Lantern TAS Premiere

disappointment of Dr. Who Season 6. Check out  Earth-2.net’s Bigger On The Inside

lame comic book movie year

We Don’t need no stinkin elements! 

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