Every day the internet produces an astounding amount of goodies and gems. Most hilarious, some amusing, but all worth at least a few seconds of your time. We here at Nerd Bastards try to bring you the best bits of news and nerdery the webz has to offer, with a bit of snark thrown in. But sometimes not everything makes the cut. Monday through Friday we’ll be bringing you our inbox leftovers, our forgotten bookmarks, the nerdy bits that simply slipped through the cracks. You can submit items to Nerdy Bits by emailing us at

Above: It’s no secret Game of Thrones requires a massive amount of props and set decoration, easily more than any other show on television. And it turns out that when it came to constructing the iconic Iron Throne, forged by dragon fire and thousands of steely blades, the crew threw Gandalf’s sword, Glamdring into the mix. Is it a cleverly planted easter egg or were they literaly clamoring for every available sword? Who knows! But it’s no less awesome to see it there. Thanks to Redditor NoMoreHodoring for spotting it. [io9]


There’s no doubt this is one impressive looking thief cosplay. Well done Lyz Brickley Cosplay. But I almost wonder if it’s too damn good looking that you’d get yourself spotted while sneaking around! Photo by Darshelle Stevens. [Fashionably Geek]


What better way to serve candy than with Batman scowling or Superman smirking. I mean, really? [That’s Nerdalicious]


You couldn’t get me to read a book that big, but I could definitely eat a cake of that size. Good thing then this is a cake! [Technabob]


Black Milk has unveiled yet another line of awesome clothes that will decimate your wallet. This new superhero line features designs based on Wonder Woman, Superman, Watchmen, and more! Check it all out before it releases (and sells out) on March 27th. [Fashionably Geek]


Prepare yourself, this video contains Tom Hiddleston singing and for some that could induce some serious freaking out. It comes from the latest film in Disney’s Tinkerbell line, The Pirate Fairy, where Hiddleston takes on the iconic role of Captain Hook. [Nerd Approved]

The Simpsons opening made in stop-motion LEGO with a few of the characters from The LEGO Movie included for good measure. [Geekologie]

How was your St. Patrick’s Day? Still recovering? Well there’s no way it was as awesome as Jimmy Fallon’s as he got sing “Bein’ Green” with Kermit the Frog! [Laughing Squid]


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