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Nerd City Interview: Benjamin Nugent

May 13, 2010

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Benjamin Nugent is the author of “American Nerd“, pretty much the only book ever to look at the origin and historical impact of the word “Nerd”. I recently finished the book, and it is great. It’s well-researched, funny, and fascinating. I recently got a chance to speak with Nugent about his book and the current […]

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Nerdiest Oscars Ever.

February 2, 2010


With the recent expansion of the best picture category, this year’s Academy Awards have made room for normally-ignored Nerd properties to make a big impact on the Oscars. Announced nominees include two sci-fi films (Avatar, District 9), a cartoon (Up), and uber-film nerd Quentin Tarantino‘s latest opus (Inglourious Basterds). Seriously. This is as Nerdy as […]

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Oh, you wanna see gingerbread?!

December 23, 2008


It’s nerd-a-licious. And check out these other great gingerbread houses here.

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