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Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Gift Ideas For Nerdy Brothers

I grew up with three — count ‘em, three! — awesomely nerdy brothers. In high school, our house was the go-to spot for LAN parties, which involved large groups of…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 9, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Played Dungeons & Dragons To Meet Guys

Picture this. You’re surrounded by demons in the mist of an enchanted forest. The Pirate King Sirron has overtaken the portal to Hell and has, through dark magic, bent Demogorgon…

Emily Morrow | September 28, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Soapbox: Assorted Thoughts On That Gizmodo/OKCupid/Magic The Gathering Dating Essay

Even if you’re not a tech geek or a self-identified nerd, it’s highly possible that you’ve heard about an essay that ran on the blog Gizmodo on Monday (it’s received…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 31, 2011 - 12:00 pm

The 9 Most Ridiculous & Sexy Outfits At Comic-Con

This beyotch is my new hero. It’s hard to make Chewbacca sexy, dammit. Is she somebody’s “booth babe” or just a pretty girl in a “Star Wars” outfit? Who cares. Marry me.

Jessica Wakeman | July 23, 2011 - 1:00 pm

A Swimsuit A Nerd Could Definitely Love

Always running out of power on your smart phone or iPod? Sick of lugging around a veritable suitcase full of chargers when you head to the beach or pool? Then…

Julie Gerstein | June 10, 2011 - 10:20 am

Top 10 Most Memorable High School Movie Nerds

This week marks the release of Disney’s “Prom,” just in time for –- you guessed it –- prom season. It’s hard to resist a solid high school movie, and this…

Moviefone | May 1, 2011 - 2:30 pm

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

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

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

Frisky Exclusive: We Ask The Cast Of “RJ Berger” If High School Was Rough For Them

Last night, MTV threw a red carpet party for their new show, “The Hard Times of RJ Berger.” Guess they couldn’t call it a “premiere,” since, technically, it aired the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 8, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Girl Talk: Thank You, Ned Weinstein

Ned Weinstein* was the white, Jewish incarnation of Steve Urkel. He was a scrawny kid with a mass of brown hair that someone, presumably his mom, attempted to part on…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | April 16, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Mind Of Man: Why You Should Really Date A Nerd

A recent issue of a woman’s magazine instructed their readers to date “nerds.”

The article read like it was written by a bunch of mean girl anthropologists in little…

John DeVore | March 17, 2010 - 3:30 pm