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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 Dictionary.com 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
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