Posts tagged "geeks"

In The World Of The Future, Geeks Will Get All The Hot Girls

So says this hilarious magazine cover from 1954. It envisions the evolution of the geeky guy, as he slowly takes over the role of alpha male of the future. See…

Julie Gerstein | May 29, 2012 - 12:40 pm

The Geek Guide To Dating A Geek

I’ve been a self-identified nerd since I was 16, but I didn’t always date within my identity. I dated all kinds. Hipsters. Musicians. Wannabe hipsters. Bad musicians. My current boyfriend…

The Mary Sue | May 15, 2012 - 2:10 pm

There’s Going To Be A Geeky “Jersey Shore”

Whoa boy, there’s no end to the “Jersey Shore” scourge. The show’s producers have now cast their sights on a new breed of hyper-constructed reality: nerd reality. Their new show,…

Julie Gerstein | December 27, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Geek Girls Unite!

“What do Amy Poehler, Bjork, Felicia Day, Martha Stewart, Miranda July, and Zooey Deschanel have in common? They’re just a few of the amazing women proving that ‘geek’ is no…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 10, 2011 - 11:40 am

Does The Internet Need A Geek Culture Site For Women?

The Mary Sue, a new geek culture blog, just launched a hot second ago, and in one of the very first posts, a staff blogger explains to readers why a

Jessica Wakeman | February 28, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Stripping, Spanking, Girls Kissing: It’s A New Wii Game

Sex and video games are two of God’s greatest inventions, so it’s only natural they’d come together. As you can see in this NSFW commercial, WeDare is a silly-looking…

Jessica Wakeman | February 28, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Girl Talk: My Nerdy Flirting

I recently had a flirtation with a guy whereby we debated the merits of using versus the actual hard copy, old school, book version of the dictionary. And I…

Jennifer Garam | December 3, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Diapers And Video Games: The Grossest Thing You Will Read Today

Amazon’s “frequently bought together” feature is supposed to be a helpful search aid, and normally it is … except in the cases where it pulls up really embarrassing pairings. Like,…

Leonora Epstein | December 1, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Would You Wear: The Vulcan Hoodie?

Nerd alert! Check out this Vulcan Hoodie—it’s a zip-up sweatshirt with an image of a hand, which transforms into the Vulcan salute when unzipped. Would you wear this? If you…

Leonora Epstein | October 7, 2010 - 3:40 pm

When He’s Better On Paper Than In Person

Have we met?

If you find me charming, funny and confident, then the answer is no. Although, we might have emailed. Why? Because in terms of personality, I’m Don…

Lemondrop | August 1, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Grow Meat-Eating Plants At Your Desk

Attention all geeks! If you were a science fair groupie or simply loved biology class, take note: you can grow a personal garden of meat-eating plants with this Desktop Carnivorous…

Lauren Gold | July 29, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Meet The HoodieBuddie, An Earbud-Sweatshirt Combo

Usually when fashion and technology are integrated, you think, Hmm, that’s an interesting idea (a biking jacket outfitted with blinking turn signals on the back, anyone?), or you just laugh…

Leonora Epstein | June 26, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Stiletto Speakers For Fashion Geeks

For some of us, shoes are always on the brain. Now, they can be on the brain, feet and desk, playing your jams. These $55 Japanese stiletto speakers connect to…

Lily Q | June 16, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Hands-On Video Gaming

This looks painful. [Fashionably Geek]…

Leonora Epstein | February 5, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Quotable: Fantasy Women Are Easier To Deal With

“Vampirella was so hot I used to buy every comic I could get my hands on. The fact she didn’t exist didn’t bother me because we have these quintessential female…

Jessica Wakeman | November 19, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Modern Kama Sutra Gets His Drive Hard

So … is this where an addiction to online porn goes too far? []…

Leonora Epstein | November 4, 2009 - 2:10 pm

Revenge of the Nerds: Four Reasons Women Dig Geeks

When my boyfriend announced that he was getting Lasik surgery a few months ago, I was unnerved. Glasses are my thing—one of those obscure attributes that immediately attracts me to… | June 24, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Quickies! Alec Baldwin Is Banned From The Phillipines

After making less than PC remarks about Filipino women, Alec Baldwin has been deemed an “undesirable alien” by immigration commissioner Marcelino Libanan. [GMA News] — He’s not welcome in…

Carrie Wasterlain | May 21, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Star Trek To Go XXX

Finally. The adult movie every geek on the planet has spent his whole life waiting for: “This Ain’t Star Trek XXX.” As of late, Hustler Video has been…

Susannah Breslin | March 26, 2009 - 5:05 pm

Buff And Smart? Sounds Like A Dream Come True

“Nerds of Steel,” an article in this week’s New York Observer, purports that there are a bunch of men who, though they seemingly value brains over brawn, actually value brains…

Catherine Strawn | March 27, 2008 - 3:15 pm