Pete The Retailer
After spending over ten years as a Sci-Fi and Comic Book retailer, PTR co-hosted NerdGeekDork, a pop-culture podcast. Pete was once identified by the New York Post as NY’s ‘most hardcore’ Star Wars fan. He used to be obsessed with Greedo, (hence "8-DAY-GREEDO"), and once co-ran a website that collected photos of Greedo in unusual places (Hall of Greedoes).
In SWM 114 Pete declares his sci-fi Betamax canon of movies while growing up to be - Star Wars, The Holiday Special (first half), The Empire Strikes Back, The Black Hole and Star Trek The Motion Picture.
Pete read Cinema Studies at college. He was a Retailer until the mid 2000s, then became a digital media manager. In October 2017 he started work as a podcast producer for Atlantic Records. He decided not to rebrand as Pete the Podcast Producer though.
Pete loves The Beatles but doesn't like chocolate ice-cream. Summer is Pete's least favorite season (SWMWE 117). Pete doesn't eat cephalopods (SWMWE 119). Pete loves long movies but hasn't watched Titanic (SWMWE 132). He loves Weird Al, but isn't a huge fan of The Saga Begins (SWMWE 136).
Pete's favorite character in Star Wars is Obi-Wan Kenobi (SWMWE 124).
Rank the Star Wars Movies
4, 5, 6, 1, 3, 2
13 (one in 3D)