Behind The Video: The Nightly Nerd w/ Bailey Hyneman
Published on April 1st, 2016 | Updated on April 1st, 2016 | By FanFest
Alright, lets get down
to the nitty
gritty…who’s your favorite superhero? Why?
Wonder Woman. Because, who run the
Nick: Did you
just quote Beyonce?
Bailey: I did. I think Beyonce
have her own
Nick: What would her superhero
name be? She obviously can’t go by
‘Beyonce.’ Everyone would know her true
an internet meme that you last
Bailey: Oh! I love the
KWEEN” memes. I just discovered it and I literally walk around my
saying it to myself when
the worlds ending and you only
have time for one last
meal…what is it?
Bailey: Well, the moment you said that, I
chocolate chip pancakes
and pizza. Like, together. But, I just want to get it
Nick: That’s a
Bailey: Yeah, I just feel like if the worlds
I wanna taste as many
flavors that I love as I can. So, you know you get
breakfast food and good
Nick: Those are two main courses.
Wouldn’t that be two
Bailey: Oh…well. No, not
if you’re at a
Because, you get to put whatever you want on one plate.
Nick: When was the last time you geeked out?
What was it
Bailey: Batman v
Superman. I’m super excited
it this week!
Nick: What’s a guilty
Can I say two?
Bailey: Um. Well,
that doesn’t really count. But, I re-watch The OC all the
So, do you watch The OC while
Bailey: Yes. And,
sometimes I’ll get crazy
and throw Thin Mints or Oreos in
Nick: There’s nothing wrong with a good
Bailey: Right? I ate
half a sleeve last night
and half a sleeve the night before. So, basically I
just died and went to Thin
Nick: Okay, so, we
are going to do a speed
round. Are you ready?
Ketchup or Mayo? Ketchup
or Grumpy Cat?
Edward or Team Jacob?
Christian Bale? Christian Bale. I love
Nick: Thanks for taking time with us today. Before you go, could you
tell us a little about The
Bailey: Yes. The
Nightly Nerd is going to be a
tri-weekly recap that’ll keep
people in the loop
with pop culture and geek culture news. It’ll be a lot of
fun, quirky, goofy and
the 9-12 minutes per week. It starts April 4th!!! I’m so
excited to be a part of Fan
Nightly Nerd starts Monday, April 4th
at 8PMc only on
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