Ramblings about what I encounter within the realm of the geosciences, as well as the occasional rant about nonsense.
20 January 2009
Over at Looking for detachment, there is a brief discussion about the definition of geek, nerd, and dork. I stand by the stratification in my comment (Geek = socially acceptable, brainy person; nerd = socially awkward, brainy person; dork = socially awkward buffoon), but I remember PhD comics doing a similar bit a while back.
All the Latin on this page is from my vague recollections from High School. There are mistakes in the text. I just was trying to get the point across