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geekdom

n. the realm of the hard-studying students or geeks. This dorm is not exactly geekdom. Almost all the guys here are on academic probation.
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The joy she references is often regarded as a defining element of geekdom, as attested by Simon Pegg, British actor and nerd icon, in an interview on BBC Radio's "Front Row": "It means you're into your stuff.
We want to convert more people into beer geeks," enthuses Dillon, "or at least pique their interest if we can't get them all the way to geekdom.
Now it's time to take your eco geekdom to new heights.
No parent, surely, can wish geekdom or nerdity on their offspring?
Promises of elitism, geekdom, betrayal and greed are fueling anticipation for the Oct.
One of the most popular Android devices in geekdom right now, this phone has all the necessary ingredients to take on the iPhone.
But, geekdom can now overcome all; with night-vision technology, you can in effect turn on the lights and see all of this.
For instance, last year, District of Columbia Chief Technology Officer Vivek Kundra opened up stores of raw city-government data and, taking a page from the Athenians, challenged enterprising computer programmers to a contest to come up with useful applications for the information--a concept he is now pursuing nationwide as Obama's tech czar, as Charles Homans reports in the current issue ("The Geekdom of Crowds," page 13).
To borrow a little from Star Trek geekdom, there seems to be infinite manufacturing and technological diversity through infinite combinations.
After many weekends of mind-numbing DVD geekdom, my friends and I became increasingly suspicious of the characters' ease at persuading people to fall in love with them.
The role filled a need for me: it lent style to what otherwise was the absence of style, cool to what otherwise was sheer geekdom.
From geekdom in a lab or on the job to a computer scientist member of a video game creation team questioning the purpose perhaps even the morality of topless-girl-on-bikes game (called "BMX XXX") she was working on, to a biologist's view of the dating world, She's Such a Geek
So let's stick with new looks and head back to Bold Street, scene of last week's dalliance with comicbook geekdom, because the old thoroughfare's undergoing its own refit as we speak.