Posts tagged "nerds"

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/ | 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

Hands-On Video Gaming

This looks painful. [Fashionably Geek]…

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

Quick Pic: Computer Camp Love

For true nerd-love only! (Thick-rimmed glasses and World of Warcraft obsession sold separately.) []…

Leonora Epstein | October 12, 2009 - 9:15 pm

Boys Make Passes At Girls Who Wear Glasses (And Look Like This)

There are many old adages that say guys don’t like girls who wear glasses, that having four eyes is simply not attractive, and that nerds get no play. New Zealand…

Catherine Strawn | July 7, 2009 - 3:10 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

Check Out This Site: Nerd Boyfriend

Steve Urkel would have you thinking that he was pretty much born with suspenders and thick-rimmed glasses. Yet, the truth is, nerd style, like the disheveled hipster look, is carefully…

Leonora Epstein | April 22, 2009 - 3:30 pm

IT Geeks Learn How To Be Suave

A university in Germany is going out of its way to help its IT students get laid. Potsdam University south of Berlin is offering IT engineering students a new “flirting…

Wendy Atterberry | January 12, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Pixar’s Wall-E: A Robot Love Story

Pixar’s latest, Wall-E hits theaters June 27, and this is the trailer. I am such a sucker for nerdy guys (even nerdy robots). When Wall-E and Eve are…

Catherine Strawn | June 13, 2008 - 1:30 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

All Nerds Are Not Created Equal

Ever since Adam Brody stole our hearts on The O.C. playing hot nerd Seth Cohen, the “smart throb” has been the type-du-jour. Move over bad boys, we want someone who…

Catherine Strawn | December 13, 2007 - 5:32 pm
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