Nate Waggoner

Nate Waggoner's writing has appeared on SFWeekly.com, thefanzine.com, and in Sparkle & Blink. He has read at KQED’s New Kids on the Block Litcrawl event, Quiet Lightning, Bang Out, 851, and Write Club SF. He and his ex-girlfriend host a podcast called “Invitation to Love,” which is available on iTunes. He is the author of a comic book called "A Lifetime of Free Haircuts." He is an MFA candidate in Fiction at San Francisco State University.

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Meet Lizzie and Wendy: ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Hilarious Sister Writing Duo

Meet Lizzie and Wendy: ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Hilarious Sister Writing Duo

| December 3, 2013 | 2 Comments

KQED Pop caught up with Lizzie and Wendy Molyneux, sisters who write for the hit show Bob’s Burgers. They talk about their favorite jokes and their writing process, but mostly about how much they love each other.

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Your Guide to Why “Weird Al” Yankovic Is a National Treasure

Your Guide to Why “Weird Al” Yankovic Is a National Treasure

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Why does “Weird Al” Yankovic endure while every other cultural icon from the ’80s has died or gone out of style?

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The Best Show is Ending. Here’s Why You Should Be Bummed

The Best Show is Ending. Here’s Why You Should Be Bummed

| November 5, 2013 | 2 Comments

WFMU’s The Best Show is ending. I spoke to some of the show’s notable callers about what that means and why we’re sad about it.

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Lebowski Fest Shows Everything Great About Fandoms

Lebowski Fest Shows Everything Great About Fandoms

| October 14, 2013 | 1 Comment

Pictures and stories from Lebowski Fests in San Francisco and Daly City.

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5 Things I Learned Getting a Flat Tire on the Way to the L.A. Podcast Festival

5 Things I Learned Getting a Flat Tire on the Way to the L.A. Podcast Festival

| October 7, 2013 | 1 Comment

Sometimes (most times) trips that turn out in ways you didn’t expect (disasters) teach you things.

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Fleetwood Mac’s Tusk Is Everything That’s Missing from Music Today

Fleetwood Mac’s Tusk Is Everything That’s Missing from Music Today

| September 18, 2013 | 5 Comments

Tusk is the kind of work musicians today hardly ever produce: a huge, sprawling album that shows a band simultaneously at the peak of their talent but also at the point when they clearly can’t be a band for very much longer.

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White Russians and the Human Comedy: All About Lebowski Fest with Founder Will Russell

White Russians and the Human Comedy: All About Lebowski Fest with Founder Will Russell

| September 12, 2013 | 1 Comment

How one movie from 1998 has spawned a movement.

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What It Means to Get Your Jeans All Wet for Fashion: A Critique of Levi’s Shrink-to-Fit Jeans

What It Means to Get Your Jeans All Wet for Fashion: A Critique of Levi’s Shrink-to-Fit Jeans

| September 4, 2013 | 2 Comments

Does wearing your jeans wet make you more authentic?

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Breaking Bad Is Ending And It’s Going To Be Awesome

Breaking Bad Is Ending And It’s Going To Be Awesome

| August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Even though Breaking Bad hasn’t ended yet, pretty much everyone agrees that it’s one of the great TV shows of our time. After last night’s episode, that’s basically guaranteed.

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No Need to Argue: A Playlist About Visiting Your Hometown

No Need to Argue: A Playlist About Visiting Your Hometown

| August 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sometimes it can’t be helped: you just have to go visit your hometown for a little bit. These songs will make it easier.

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