The Gist

Celebrating the Nerd Mentality

The hosts of the Nerdette podcast bring their safe space to The Gist for a round of nerd confessions.

The Nerdette podcast is hosted by Tricia Bobeda and Greta Johnsen.


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On The Gist, Mike confesses his nerdy fascinations to Tricia Bobeda and Greta Johnsen, hosts of WBEZ’s Nerdette podcast.

Check back Friday for another a.m. Spiel, complete with a Quick and Dirty Dissection about the fourth and final day of the Democratic National Convention.

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