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I Am a Geek

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    It Makes Me Who I Am

    im def. not a nerd.. im not smart enough for that category... but im surely a geek. like all geeks im def. off beat..and wear glasses. i cherish my glasses though. they mean alot to me ( they're a pair of john lennon love collection ones). i love in a world where music is...
    applescruffs applescruffs 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 28, 2008

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    punkrokpixie punkrokpixie 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    There Is No Group For The Theater Geeks Yet

    There's no group for me yet! I'm not just a geek, guys. I'm a theater geek. (Well, so says my performance arts teacher.) I'm kind of silly. Full of theater jokes. The thing, if we talked in real life, that you would hear me say most, would be "Again, Maurice?" Or maybe "And then...
    LesLovely LesLovely 13-15, F May 12, 2013

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    Evil Over Lord List

    I'm sure most of you know or have heard of this but for those who don't here we go... The Top 100 Things I'd Do If I Ever Became An Evil Overlord My Legions of Terror will have helmets with clear plexiglass visors, not face-concealing ones. My ventilation ducts will...
    milander milander 41-45, M Mar 20, 2013

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    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 6, 2012

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    Geek Books

    "Dear non-geeks: If you see any geeks wearing this shirt in public , they have come from a long day at the IT mines trying to explain to people how to double click on something. "
    Russiangirl19 Russiangirl19 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 27, 2013

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    Proud Geek.

    I have always been a geek or nerd since I was a kid. I was at one time ashamed of it. Now that I am older, I am proud of being who I am. It is good to be around people who are proud of being geeks.
    mcneill40 mcneill40 41-45, M Feb 24, 2012

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    My Geek Manifesto

    Hello my pretties,    Yes, I'm a geek. Is there a 12-step program for this? if there is, I will avoid it at great personal cost because being a geek is what I like. I liked it even before it became a cool counter-cultural movement. You know, it takes guts to be a geek in an...
    DentedSyke DentedSyke 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 6, 2009

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    Geekdom Is Me.

    I like: Webcomics Comics Fantasy Books Reading in general Writing Video games Computers Playing guitar Dressing geeky   If that's not proof enough that I'm a geek well...then there's a problem. LOL
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 7, 2008

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    To Geek Or Not To Geek

    ... that is the question...Hope your name isn't Tim, Sci... x p
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 3, 2012

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    Its Obvious, I Am Geek

    Well, my path to geekdom started at the small age of what, 3 or 4? My dad brought home this ancient IBM thinkpad that had a mickey mouse game on it which i played. Imagine that, i started with a laptop. Anyways, like the guy before me I don't mind being a geek. After all...
    typeyourname typeyourname 16-18, M 2 Responses Nov 10, 2006

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    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 19, 2012

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    I am an unapologetic geek.

    I absolutely collect comics, play video games, read, watch Archer, enjoy anime. Yes, I enjoy getting outside to golf, snowboard, ride my motorcycle.. but I am absolutely a geek.
    MLGecko MLGecko 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 28

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    Murphy's Laws Of Combat Operations

    Friendly fire - isn't. Recoilless rifles - aren't. Suppressive fires - won't. You are not Superman; Marines and fighter pilots take note. A sucking chest wound is Nature's way of telling you to slow down. If it's stupid but it works, it isn't stupid. Try...
    milander milander 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 14, 2013

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    Rocky Horror Audience Participation - The script

    Just page one, see link for the rest :) Please not this is not my hard work, I'm just sharing for the fans and newbies :D Screenup and........ Shout everything in caps! :) LET THERE BE LIPS! Michael Rennie was ill, the day the Earth stood still, but he told us where we stand...
    milander milander 41-45, M May 27, 2013

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    I'm Okay With That

    I think me being a geek entirely depends on the kind of person who thinks that I am one. I think I'm a geek, but in a way that is endearing and sweet. Peers thinking I'm a geek, just don't know me that well and it's more of an insult. Friends thinking I'm a geek, just means they...
    MyUnspokenWord MyUnspokenWord 18-21, F 2 Responses May 17, 2012

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    Geek To The Bone.

    Yes, I am. Star trek, star wars, comics and all. If ot is part of the geek life I may have read or watched or played it.
    buckeye226 buckeye226 22-25, M Nov 12, 2013

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    I Used to Be Ashamed of My Geekiness

    But now I embrace the Nerd culture. I'm proud of loving science fiction, of playing video games, of loving to read, of doing well in school, and most of all, being intelligent.
    JonFurniss JonFurniss 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 2, 2008

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    As Bad As It Gets!

    I'm the geekiest geek in my school. First off I'm not saying all geeks are virgins, but if so I'd fit the ballot just fine! I'm in the matching band, playing my Tenor Sax. I love classic video games ESPECIALLY SEGA consoles! The Genesis, Saturn, Dreamcast, others! I love Nintendo...
    animalzer0 animalzer0 18-21, M Nov 23, 2012

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    yeah...I'm a geekgirl.

    ..live on my own, solitary and introverted, like playing with my PC, science fiction, you get the picture!!
    alisonchong alisonchong 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    Books, Comics, Tv Shows,

    Movies, name it. I am irrefutably a complete geek. I am a fan of Marvels and DC Comics (Long Live Stan Lee) and I have watched all of the Doctor Who new series, plus some of the Classic ones. And I love Star Trek. I consider Myself as a: Trecky, Whovian, Sherlockian...
    Litany43 Litany43 13-15, F Feb 17

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    And While We're On The Subject Of Batman....

    ...I find myself irritated by the near deification of Christopher Nolan for his "Dark Knight" series. Okay, the first film was relatively decent. But the second film was weak, due to a divided plot, sloppily written, saved only by Heath Ledger's great performance as the Joker...
    GenesiusRedux GenesiusRedux 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 1, 2013

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    I am a huge geek! And I love it!

    ! I love star wars, star trek, stargate, and pretty much any other Sci Fi movie, or TV show. I love fantasy, books movies and TV. I love astronomy, paleontology, evolution, archeology, anthropology, biology, chemistry. I am fascinated with documentaries on the...
    melxoxo melxoxo 26-30, F Jan 5

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    A Full Time Practitioner Of Geekishness

    I am a history geek to the Nth degree! Not only am I a history major at college....I am also a historical re-enactor. I go play on weekends recreating either medieval life with the Society for Creative Anachronism or Revolutionary War Battles (from the British perspective). I...
    gillianmcg gillianmcg 56-60, F Jul 27, 2010

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    It's A Cultural Thing

    Amazingly enough, on the other side of the world, geeks are held up as role models. Parents are proud when their kids are nerds and geeks because it ensures success in their future.  For 11 year old boys, Warren Buffet is a role model, so is Bill Gates. It is quite a...
    eternalhope eternalhope 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 25, 2010

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    Geek And Proud!

    im not crazy about stereo types but hey why deny it! i own magic cards i play diablo and warcraft im in love with fable and so forth , i like things like pokemon videogames and im not great with science but i love to learn its just who i am and i wouldnt have it any other way...
    IOpenedMyEyeSs IOpenedMyEyeSs 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2012

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    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 6, 2012

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    Evolution Theory Vs Christianity

    after days of what feels like never ending debate, i can finaly conclude the topic has no obtainable answer; due to equelly strong arguments from both parties. the 1935 experiment of schrodinger's cat helps conclude the situation, a cat is placed in a chamber with a sealed vile...
    buckminsterfullerene buckminsterfullerene 16-17, F Feb 4, 2012

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    Batman Vs. Superman

    The latest buzz is that Justin Timberlake wants to play the Riddler. Everybody's talking about whether Justin Timberlake can be the Riddler. I'm sorry, y'all lost me at Ben Affleck is Batman. He. Is. Not. Batman.
    GenesiusRedux GenesiusRedux 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 31, 2013

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    Geeking Out...

    I love geeking out on things i don't understand. I find the whole process very enjoyable. Especially when it comes to technology. The feeling is just awesome and relieving when you have solved the mystery, or found the missing link. Due to the nature of my job, such challenges...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 14, 2013

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    I Am Such a Geek!

    In high school everyone is trying to find themselves. I went from being a ghost to a girlie girl to a goth. Yeah, weird huh? But the thing that never changed no matter how much I tried, was that I was a HUGE geek. I love sci-fi and fantasy (especially urban fantasy). I love...
    shegeek101 shegeek101 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2009

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    For The Love Of Sci-fi :)

    Im a geek, bit of a fangirl and soo glad to join a group who love to be geeks too!! pretty much im a geek thats into sci fi, anything sci fi I love any sci fi videogames, shows, movies anything. at the moment ive been watching a ton of doctor who, but im only on the second...
    noiseless noiseless 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2012

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    The Hero'S List

    Sure, heroes always win in the end, but there are a lot of things they could do to save themselves from much of the pain and agony they endure. Plus, minor characters also do a lot of stupid things to get themselves killed. So, if I am ever a hero or minor good guy, here's what I...
    milander milander 41-45, M 1 Response May 6, 2013

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    Yes And Proud To Be!

    Of course being a geek covers a lot of ground. You can be a geek in a sport, profession, school, even church. I take the view that a geek really is anyone who takes what they are doing seriously and devotes themselves to its pursuit to the exclusion in some cases of all else...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M Jun 9, 2012

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    I Am A Geek

    My non geeky aspects: I'm normal looking: pretty, no spots or speech impediments, or bad fashion sense I'm weird in a cute way, i wear colourful hippie clothes and have hello kitty handbags I have 2 best friends and a serious boyfriend and 2 other friends I go out to coffee with...
    sunnyP sunnyP 22-25, F 1 Response May 28, 2010

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    Proud Of It :d

    So as long as I can remember, I loved playing videogames. My favorite is the Final Fantasy series. I'm not ashamed to admit that I had about 3 saved files on each one of my games logging about 400 hours total on each one. (I like to get everything lol perfectionist much). I used...
    AznGirl370 AznGirl370 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 10, 2012

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    Do You Ever Want To Get Laid?

    I work at a VERY geeky place. 95% of the people have PhDs in engineering or science and I'm amazed every day by a couple of contradictions. One, that some of these guys ever get laid. I mean, I'm not a slave to fashion but seriously? Dark, over the calf socks, with sandals? And...
    iRant iRant 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 26, 2013

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    Nothing more to add to that.

    I mean I wear a Kingdom Hearts necklace. I am super cereal.
    xlevinus xlevinus 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 11

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    I'm A Machine

    I spend 85% of everyday with machines. I complete stuff, program things, solve problems and process information, just like a machine. I function like clockwork, precise. I recharge by working harder, but I know that even machines need to be upgraded, repaired and maintained...or...
    onemorechance120 onemorechance120 31-35, F Jun 20, 2011

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    Who Are These People On Line

    The other day I was arguing with a random person online when I though about a way to determine if a person is a man, woman, or child. Conceptually it is pretty simple a person can drop there fist down on the keyboard and the number of characters produced would reflect the size...
    Atheyna Atheyna 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 14, 2011

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    Sci-fi Geek

    I am a huge Sci-Fi geek. I love all incarnations of Star Trek, except the original series which I could never get into. I do love and relate to Spock though. I also love all incarnations of Stargate, especially SG-1, because it was the first and best, in my opinion. Another love...
    ItchyWitch82 ItchyWitch82 26-30, F Oct 20, 2012

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    Definitely

    I have fair few hobbies nearly all of them considered geeky or is that all of them... Warhammer - collecting models, painting them and then following a set of rules battling with them. LARP - dressing p and play fighting and roleplaying with a group of like minded friends, re...
    Caspian785 Caspian785 22-25, M Oct 7, 2013

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    Well I Am Wowed By Geeks And Always Have Been

    one of my favorite shows is THE BIG BANG THEORY, and I love steve urkle. i love being me and have a fettish for well put vocabulary..... do I qualify?????
    tanknose tanknose 46-50, F Apr 5, 2013

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    Geeky Catie 101

    Whovian, minecraft nerd, nerdfighter, social studies wiz, gleek, fan of the nerdist, grammar nazi, brony, treckie, scifi lover, bow tie collecter, philosophy and psychology text book addict, dinosaur lover, and just plain computer geek. I breathe wikipedia, I live on the...
    catie444 catie444 13-15 3 Responses May 24, 2013

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    Yes I Am

    People call me a geek cause of all my sci-fi stuff I am into but I don't care its part of who I am and what I like. :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 21, 2013

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    I like my own level of geek,

    I like to play video games, I play the flute in band, and you know what.....I'm really good at science!
    RandomColor RandomColor 13-15, F Feb 23

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    I Want Geeky Friends!!!

    I'm a bit of a geek. It's not something I'd always have described myself as, but maybe I should have. I don't fit in with any other social group that well and since I do have quite a few geeky interests (with more to come hopefully), I think its about time I joined the Geek...
    taloden taloden 26-30, M 3 Responses Apr 30, 2010

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    Hell Yeah :D

    Going to start a star wars action figure and comic book collection :)
    PerryC PerryC 18-21, M Nov 20, 2013

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    Yes, I'm a geek and I assume it totally!

    I'm part of many fandoms such as the whovians, the sherlockians, the potterheads. I like misfits (and I have channel 4 to have cancelled it). I like being different, being part of something that normal people don't understand. I like being high by the smell of books instead...
    mammou mammou 16-17, F Feb 7

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    Engineers Codes- Decoded:

    Definition of geek: "A person who relates academic subjects to the real world outside of academic studies" Engineering changed me. I am not a geek always but, when I have my college classmates around me-- we just talk everything in technical terms. We call bad jokes...
    tenderfoot1 tenderfoot1 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 14, 2008

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    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 6, 2012

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    I love batman (obsessed may be they word.

    ....) and I'm studying forensic science and microbiology at university! I go to conventions and have met quite a few nerdy famous people. I love being a geek and wouldn't have my life any other way!
    sweetinjustice sweetinjustice 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 25

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    Related Experiences

    Geek in the pink is still one of my favorite songs. I miss the Jason Mraz that made geekin out cool with his "I love sex" button.
    lucyyinthesky lucyyinthesky 26-30, F Mar 29

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    In some point I always fell for nerds and geeks !! XD Seriously there is something about them that attracts me but plz no math talk 😜 I new a lot of geek friends and nerds...
    ziaJamal ziaJamal 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    I love playing in band it gives me so many oportunitys and skills I can us... But the bully's don't see it this way... They just see a kid that is nerdy and quite... They see the...
    Ilovepickles14 Ilovepickles14 13-15, F Mar 24

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    I'm reluctant to go ahead and name myself a computer geek because I know only a few things; however, I'm currently working on a computer science degree so I can expand my knowledge...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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