Tag Archives: nerds

Tourism for Weirdos: Archival Adventures

Hi!  I feel like I haven’t posted in FOREVER!  How are you?  Have you lost weight?  What’s gonna be your song of the summer?  I don’t even know, because I’ve been trapped in the archive since March!

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A Giant Waste of Taxpayer Money

Apparently space nerds know how to piss away time, too. Via ABC News

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Honoring The Classics

As many of you know, today is Back To The Future Day, i.e. the day Marty goes to the future to prevent his screw-up son from committing a crime.  Many people are celebrating in their own way, but a group … Continue reading

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How Do You Go To The Bathroom In That Thing?

Halloween is about 20 days away.  We’ll do an official costume post closer to the actual date, but for those who don’t have any ideas, I have one for you.  I mean, sure, it took over 1600 man hours to … Continue reading

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OF COURSE, Dartmouth…

These nerds at Dartmouth thought they could improve player safety by building these machines.  What could possibly go wrong when you have ROBOTS playing one of the most violent sports on Earth? Via SBNation

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It’s Good To Keep Things Interesting

Because living in space for months is FREAKIN’ LAME, the crew of International Space Station Expedition 45 decided to spice things up with their official group photo.  Chances are they are all nerds and did this voluntarily, but I wouldn’t put … Continue reading

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Vanity Is Alive And Well In Azeroth

Many of you are aware that I am a fan of “the video games“.  That being said, I’m not that familiar with the popular online role-playing game World of Warcraft.  I know that user create an avatar that goes on quests … Continue reading

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A Speed Run Comic-Con 2014 Round Up

The nerd utopia/hellish landscape known as Comic-Con took place over the past weekend, bringing San Diego (and the internet) the latest news in the world of geek television, film, and other media.  There was a lot of information disseminated over … Continue reading

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The FRQ/Playstation E3 Experience

For those of you unfamiliar with the video game industry, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, better known as E3, is an annual trade fair where companies from around the world debut the latest and greatest in the industry.  By far the most … Continue reading

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Gwyneth Paltrow Shares Her Weird Thoughts With Nerds at Code Conference

Queen of the Internet Gwyneth Paltrow was invited to speak at Code Conference this week. I know about as much about Code Conference as Gwynnie does (nothing) so why she was invited is a bit of a head-scratcher. Luckily after admitting … Continue reading

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