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Martin Scorsese
Comedy meets game show in Expert of Nothing
Comedy meets game show in Expert of Nothing

Here's an all-too common scenario at a bar: A random topic — be it essential new-wave albums or Martin Scorsese's best films — comes up and an expert suddenly emerges. The know-it-all rapidly cites a dizzying array of research and anecdotes, all in the name of appearing smarter than everyone else. The person also usually hopes no one double-checks the claims. "You always have somebody who knows way too much about something, but then they hope you're not going to look [facts] up," said Patrick Storck, a 37-year-old living in Belair-Edison. In January 2012, inspired by regular scenes like this, Storck and friend John Bennett created Expert of Nothing,...