Category Archives: Nerds

RE: Geekery

So I’m trying to decide why I actually like watching things like the link below or the production documentaries for the LOTR series more than the movies itself, and I think it’s because, like all geeks, I’m desperate for affirmation. … Continue reading

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Geekery

/trying to stop hyperventilating: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6ERgApz0_g

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Propriety

One of my favorite books is Nick Hornby’s Fever Pitch, a biographical account of his absolute, all-consuming obsession with Arsenal, the English Premier League club. It’s one of the better insights into what it truly means to be a nerd … Continue reading

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Vicariousness

I’m a nerd. Always have been, and thus far it appears I always will be, but perhaps not for the reasons one normally holds forth. My sister believes that what really defines nerddom is not what you are interested in, … Continue reading

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