The Word Nerd
shall now hold forth on the topic of three amusingly misused modifiers: literally, relatively, and unique.
cid Be prepared to be surprised as the future unfolds - a nerd
is not always a nerd
, an idiot tends to stay one.
According to its first definition of the word, a nerd
is a "foolish or contemptible person who lacks social skills or is boringly studious.
have recently taken possession of an office in Team Valley, Gateshead.
However, the record-breaking success of the new movie proves my point, we are all nerds
But that's not an arena a theater audience could very well understand if, say, half of them had attended small schools dedicated to science, foreign languages, or even--this one already exists--"the hospitality industry" Who'd make sense of the hulking football teams (at a school of just 300 kids, even regular-sized people could play), the lunch-table segregation by activity group (the band dorks would all be at the special music school anyway), and even the hallways so long that the teachers don't notice when the greaser stuffs the nerd
into a locker?
The participants on the online forum BlueSky(1) use the ideal type of the nerd
, derived in part from media depictions of nerds
, in negotiating their identities.
This may be fascinating to a nerd
but is of as much interest to a normal human being as the Belgian national anthem.
DVD Extras: Deleted scenes, director and actors' commentaries and Nerds
In a nutshell: Nerds
create college, hijinks - of the wacky and predictable variety - ensue.
Since making his first appearance in the pages of Splendor in the early 1980s, the now--45-year-old karaoke enthusiast and self-described "treasure trove of trivia" has continued to pop up--on a series of MTV spots and in the low-budget horror flicks Killer Nerd
and Bride of Killer Nerd
--as the quintessential glasses-wearing, nasal-voiced, pens-in-the-pocket nerd
If my crush or friends find out, they'll make fun of me and call me a nerd
As more youngsters go on-line, they want to make pals with the kids who were once regarded as the class nerds
Hollywood Homes Prepare for Halloween with SweeTARTS ([R] ), NERDS
([R] ) and Laffy Taffy ([R] ) --
19, 2014 /CNW/ -Nerd
Block, the monthly subscription service for geeks and nerds
, has teamed up with celebrities Warwick Davis (Star Wars, Harry Potter, Willow) and Val Kilmer (Batman, Top Gun, Tombstone) to provide autographs for all of their subscribers in December's Nerd