Category Archives: I am a nerd

5 Reasons to Smile

My facial expression when I’m relaxed is apparently not all that happy looking.  But really, smiling takes effort.  Why would it be the default?  Just because I’m not smiling, it doesn’t mean that I’m not happy (holy triple negatives, batman!). Googling “smiling” … Continue reading

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Geekgasm of the Day: Star Wars covers Call Me Maybe

Like Star Wars?  Have Carly Rae Jepsen’s juggernaut of a hit stuck in your head like everyone else?

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Geekgasm of the Day: Very Mary-Kate

If you happen to be of a particular generation, you may have grown up watching Full House, and consequently, grown up with Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.  Certainly, for a period of time, their “adventures” were hard to avoid on VHS … Continue reading

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Geekgasm of the Day: Holy Musical B@tman

I don’t quite remember how I first stumbled upon StarKid Productions. It must have been while I was wandering around YouTube, lost in a vortex of cat videos. StarKid Productions shot to internet infamy a few years back when their … Continue reading

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Geekgasm of the Day: Wil Wheaton, why you so cool?

As I have discussed before, I’m a bit of a geek.  And although I swore to myself that I wouldn’t clog up this blog with silly rants about fandom and my childhood obsessions, it ends up I don’t have much … Continue reading

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Post 42: The answer to life, the universe, and everything

“This must be Thursday,” said Arthur musing to himself, sinking low over his beer, “I never could get the hang of Thursdays.” This is the 42nd post I have published on Inlostlands, and because I’m a dork and like discussing … Continue reading

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What happened to science fiction on TV?

So I am a bit of a science fiction nerd.  It goes well with my scientist persona, and I do my best to hide it behind my librarian glasses.  The nerdiness was partially due to environmental influence — my parents … Continue reading

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