This couple's wedding may have been the geekiest wedding ever

Meet Kristin and Zachary. They're a geeky couple who love each other and geeky things so it was fitting that they decided to have the geekiest wedding ever. How geeky? How about Nintendo cartridge invitations. Doctor Who shoes. A Star Wars guestbook. A Lego cake. Butterbeer. An Xbox achievement for the first kiss. And… » 5/29/14 11:37pm 5/29/14 11:37pm

This Amazing Krang Belt Buckle Is For Serious TMNT Cosplayers Only

An oversized belt buckle seems like an obnoxious accessory, even if you raise cattle for a living. But when that belt buckle is custom sculpted to look exactly like Krang from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, suddenly dropping $190 for a functional fashion accessory seems like a steal. » 1/28/14 6:21pm 1/28/14 6:21pm

Sh*t Nerds Never Say

How do you revive the Shit Girls Say meme that's dead not only because we all grew tired of it but because YouTube productivity assassins (aka movie makers) simply ran out of different types of people to make fun of? You reverse it and switch it into shit people would NEVER say. Like nerds thinking comic books and… » 10/24/13 8:51pm 10/24/13 8:51pm

The Nerd vs. Geek Argument Explained in a Hilarious Rap Battle

The never ending argument on what defines a geek and what constitutes a nerd has seen graphs, rules and now a rap battle. Yes, a rap battle. » 10/03/13 9:30pm 10/03/13 9:30pm

The 17 Types of People You See at Any Nerd Convention

San Diego Comic Con has wrapped up and E3 has been long over, which means two of the biggest "nerd" conventions are gone until next year. That's okay! If you've ever been to a convention like that, no matter how much fun you have or think it will be you'd know that going too often will take years off your life. But… » 7/24/13 1:00am 7/24/13 1:00am

The Doubleclicks: Nothing to Prove (Girls Can Be Geeks Too)

Geeks come in all shapes, sizes, forms, kinds, heights, hair colors, ethnicities and yes, even gender. This lovely little music video by The Doubleclicks shows off geek girls who have "Nothing to Prove" about their geekiness. Geek girls are constantly and wrongfully tested about their geekiness because us dimwitted… » 7/23/13 11:30pm 7/23/13 11:30pm

This Is What Happens When You Ask Nerds to Tell Jokes

As an experiment, New York Times media columnist David Carr decided to gather a bunch of geeks at SXSW and ask them to tell jokes. This video is the result. It's left to you to decide how funny it is. [Vimeo via BoingBoing] » 3/12/13 7:31am 3/12/13 7:31am

Everybody Needs to Watch This Geek Love TV Show

Oh man. I have a new addiction. Or guilty pleasure. Or whatever you call it when you watch shows like Keeping Up with the Kardashians because you love how the family sticks together. It's called Geek Love and it's amazing. An online reality TV show, the series focuses on geeks who are looking for, well, love. » 1/18/13 1:00am 1/18/13 1:00am

Getting These Hilarious Gag Gifts Will Ruin a Geek's Christmas

Sure you could buy an SSD or an iPad mini or a Samsung Galaxy S III but where's the fun in that? Those gifts would be great and if they're a self-respecting geek, they should get that themselves. These made up gag gifts by Joy of Tech though? Torturous comedic gold. » 12/08/12 1:00am 12/08/12 1:00am

Skinny Jeans: The Staple of a Well-Dressed Geek's Wardrobe

Skinny jeans have been mocked in song, and at least one unfortunate guy has been roughed up for wearing them. Yet the skinny denim style is not waning. Quite the contrary! » 2/24/12 3:20pm 2/24/12 3:20pm

From Winston Churchill to Andre 3000: The Ecclectic Appeal of the Bow…

No one wears ties anymore. Even fewer people wear bow ties. They're really freaking hard to tie, for one. And the resulting aesthetic is, shall we say, unusual. » 2/17/12 1:00pm 2/17/12 1:00pm

The 15 Types of People You'll See at Comic Con

Comic Con NY is wrapping up this weekend and it's mostly a nerdfest shit show with the occasional girl dressed in cosplay, creeps who don't know they're being creepy creeping and the same people over and over again. Here's 15 people you'll see at Comic Con: » 10/16/11 9:00pm 10/16/11 9:00pm

Nerds, Deconstructed

Happy lazy Sunday! Here is a clip from a humorous comic. It's about nerds and empathy. You should read all of it! While you do, I'm off to destroy the universe. [SMBC] » 3/27/11 1:00pm 3/27/11 1:00pm

The Socially Acceptable Geek Subgenre Scale

Being a geek no longer holds the stigma it once did. In fact, it can be downright cool to be a geek these days. But not all geeks are created equal. » 12/31/09 9:00am 12/31/09 9:00am

This T-Shirt Basically Sums Up Gizmodo

If the details on this shirt don't represent at least some of what you're interested in, I don't know what you're doing here. [Threadless via The Daily What] » 11/02/09 1:40pm 11/02/09 1:40pm

Uber-Geek Solves Two Rubik's Cubes While Playing Guitar Hero On Expert

What you're watching is "JRefleX93" playing Mr. Crowley in Guitar Hero on expert. With his elbow. While he does this, there are going to be two Rubik's Cubes entering the frame. By the end of the video they are solved. » 8/09/09 12:05pm 8/09/09 12:05pm

John Hodgman: "Barack Obama Is the First Nerd President"

John Hodgman, now perhaps best known as the PC in the "I'm a Mac" ads, spoke at the Radio and Television Correspondents Association Dinner about nerds, Trekkies, and President Obama's favorite "name-brand smartphone [he] shall not name, for contractual reasons." » 6/20/09 4:30pm 6/20/09 4:30pm