A Chat w/ Abdul Williams, Writer of The New Edition Story
<p>MC chats with Abdul Williams, writer for The New Edition Story mini series. How was he approached to write this series, what didn’t make it on the screen, his interaction with Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky, Mike, Ralph and Johnny and a whole lot more.</p>
Huddle of Hate with Comedian Dominic Rivera
<p>MC returns to talk (GASP) about sports, football specifically, with comedian Dominic Rivera (@bigPRNerd on Instagram). </p>
<ul><li>Thoughts on the Redskins’ constant drama</li>
<li>RG3 is back, baby????</li>
<li>College stars not playing bowl games</li>
<li>Surprises of 2016 and playoff predictions</li>
</ul><p>Plus, for my DC folks, advanced screening pass codes to Live by Night and The Bye Bye Man</p>
A Rogue (One) Gallery at the Alamo
<p>MC is back, and he brought friends! Sean Lynch from the Nerd Church, Cosplayer MegaWatt Cosplay and Fernando Mico and Matt Sharpe from The NoVa Con celebrate the magic of Star Wars as they hang out at the Alamo Drafthouse in Ashburn VA during Rogue One’s Premiere Weekend.</p>
<p>It’s movie talk, toy talk, trailer talk and more brought to you by The NoVa Con, Northern VA’s 3 day Comic Con, July 28-30, 2017 at the Ritz Carlton in Tysons Corner, VA. www.TheNovaCon.com</p>
The Best Comicbook Movies of 2016
<p>Brought to you by the Nova Con, July 28-30, 2017 at the Ritz Carlton Tysons Corner. Information including crowdfunding available at <a href="http://www.TheNovaCon.com">www.TheNovaCon.com</a>.</p>
<p>This week MC is joined by Sean Lych formerly of the Nerd Church Podcast (@Nerd_Church on twitter) and comedian Dominic Rivera (@BigPRNerd on Instagram). After some TV/movie news about Inhumans, Deadpool 2 and Batman, the guys review the best and worse comicbook movies of 2016. </p>
Get some STRANGE! Stranger Things & Dr Strange
<p>Brought to you by The NoVa Con, the Comic-con created by Con-Goers FOR Con-Goers. www.TheNoVaCon.com for all the details.
</p><div>MC finally catches up to the rest of the world and watches Stranger Things. In addition, he attended a press screening of Dr. Strange and offers his thoughts, spoiler and non!</div>
</p><div>DC area folks, your chance to catch advanced screenings of Bad Santa 2 and Bleed For This on this podcast!</div>
Presented by The NovaCon: Superhero Cinema w/ Ethan Anderton
<p>Sponsored by TheNovaCon.com, The HaterNation returns to chat with old friend Ethan Anderton of Slash Films.</p>
<div>The guys discuss The Walking Dead’s season 7 premiere (people die), the Cubbies, Halloween moments and oh yeah, the crapload of superhero movies making its way to theaters soon, including: Dr. Strange, Star Wars Rogue One, Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 and Logan.</div>
</p><div>The NovaCon, featuring MC of the HaterNation as the Master of Ceremonies, is Northern VA’s very own comic convention, featuring gaming, celebs, comic books and much more. Visit www.thenovacon,com for information on passes, exhibiting and guests</div>
All Good Things
<p>After over a month away, MC offers his thoughts on Trump/Clinton 2, The US hijacking Hurricane Matthew, and Trump Grabbing HooHaa!.
</p><div>Plus, the future of the podcast…it this the end????</div>
Stand Up Sit Down Fight Fight Fight
<p>Recorded last week, MC, Ali and DJ discuss Anthony Weiner, Colin Kaepernick and Chicago’s growing crime issue.</p>
<div>Plus, a code to download advanced screening passes to KICKS 9/16 in DC</div>
Movie Night HaterNation Style
<p>Movies movies everywhere this week, as The HaterNation (and the clique) roll out to catch Final Fantasy 15 (I suck at Roman Numerals). They offer a preview on the way to the theater and a review after the movie. In between, MC has an interview with filmmaker Eduardo Sanchez (Blair Witch Project, Exists), the godfather of found footage motion pictures. Eduardo discusses the new Blair Witch movie, his previous work and his thoughts on the Star Wars franchise.
</p><div>On this podcast, we offer the code for advanced screening passes to Blair Witch</div>
Lochte His Ass Up
<p>Lies, trim and so much more this week. MC tries to determine who is more of a fool; Lying’ Ryan Lochte or Robert Griffin (or Trimmin’) III.
</p><div>Then an interview with indie filmmaker/writer Charles Pelletier and actor Stephen Foster. Their comedy short “Thats Opportunity Knocking” (Facebook.com/ThatsOpportunityKnocking) is screening on Sept 11 in DC as part of the Go Independent Film Festival (GoFilmFestival.com). </div>
<p>“Underwhelming”. “Shit”. “Eh” The guys all watched Suicide Squad and that’s what each of them offered for a one word description. A full review of the movie plus some appropriate flashback love for the Summer Games series for the Commodore 64.
Tease Me! Recap of SDCC & SWCE
<p>The guys record this episode from Ashburn VA’s Comic Logic, the area’s top comic book & pop culture store (ComicLogicVA.com).
</p><div>Joined by co-owner Rich Gollhofer, the guys reviews some of the notable trailers and teasers from Star Wars Celebration and San Diego Comic Con, including:</div>
<ul><li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Rogue One</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Suicide Squad</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Dr Strange</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Wonder Woman</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Justice League</span></li>
<div>and much more. Also, be sure to catch Part 1 of our trip to Washington DC’s Awesome Con 2016, available at https://youtu.be/8SIgG8ycWxk</div>
Land of Distraction
<p>MC tries to sift through all the distractions to review the past week- violence on top of violence. Plus a little Pokemon Go talk and “Do we need Slavery movies anymore?”
</p><div>Plus, DC folks, score your advanced screening passes for Ghostbusters (7/13) by listening to this episode</div>
JR Smith’s Shorts
<p>MC and Ali are joined by old friend, filmmaker and NOVA film festival founder Fernando Mico. The Cavs win for Cleveland, but does that remove the city’s stink?
</p><div>Speaking of stink, man, Rio’s got it; Zika, poop water and crime…WELCOME!</div>
</p><div>Tattle Telling Secret Service Agents and how the NBA Finals resembled a wrestling story line</div>
The Scariest Place on Earth
<p>Ali and MC are BACK!!!! Orlando is taking it on the CHIN in a major way in a span of a week. The fellas review the city’s worst…week…ever and welcome old friend Megan Caulfied who is hosting a promoting DOAH-fest (www.DoahFest.com) a fantastic outdoor musical and arts festival, taking place July 15-18.
</p><div>Listen as we give out the code to score advanced screening passes to Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates in DC</div>
Shoot the Hostage!
<p>In this episode, MC and Ali discuss parents running amok. </p>
<ul><li><span style="font-size:10pt;">A kid falls into a gorilla pit</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">A kid is lost in the forest</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">A kid impregnates a 24 year old teacher… </span></li>
</ul><div>It was NOT a good week to be a parent! Plus A Hater’s Guide to the NBA Finals</div>
Have Mic Will Podcast
<p>On a recent trip to Salt Lake, MC hung out with old friend, former show guest Devon Lucie (@ABC4Devon) drank his face off at Epic Brewery (@EpicBrewery) and stuff his stomach at The Bayou (@UtahBayou).
</p><div>Never telling your chick you’re tired, non-english speakers on a microphone & more
Target: Soccer Moms, Redskins, and Rio!
<p>No orange slices today kids…really…because the parents are lazy asses who didn’t bring any! MC rants about soccer parents, Redskins baiting and switching people, Rio Olympic fears, Prince and Captain America Civil War.
</p><div>All recorded as he drove to DC to catch Big Jay Oakerson at the DC Improv.</div>
THAT’S A WRAP! The NoVAFest After-Party Podcast!
<p>Northern Virginia was the sight of a 7+ day celebration of independent music, writing and movies. The 2nd Annual Northern Virginia International Film and Music Festival was a tremendous success, and MC and Ali were smack dab in the middle of it! The guys are hanging out at the official after-party and get to chat with some great folks, including:
<ul><li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Matt Sharpe, part of the NovaFest Planning Team</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Multi-Award Winning Director David Newton</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Bryan Wriggle and Award Winner Kayla Strada</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Director-screenwriter-actor Stan Harrington</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Director of Film of the Year “Tri” Jai Jamison</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">2016 NovaFest Maverick Award Winner, Actor Adoni Maropis</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:10pt;">Award winning screen writer Jul [...]</span></li></ul></div>
Play that Funky Music! NovaFest 2016 Battle of the Band- The Interviews
<p>The Northern VA International Film and Music Festival 2016 took place April 21-30 in Northern Virginia. This celebration of talent, creativity, hard work and desire kicked off with a Battle of the Bands at the legendary State Theater in Falls Church, VA.
</p><div>MC spoke with members of all 4 bands to find out more about them; their struggles, their dreams, and much more. </div>
</p><div>Be sure to support all arts and support those who have the courage and creativity to “put it out there” no matter what</div>