- Intellectual, academic, or technical hobbies, activities, and pursuits; especially topics related to science, mathematics and technology
- Hobbies, games, and activities that are described as obsessive and "immature", such as trading cards, comic books, television programs, films, role-playing games and other things relating to fantasy and science fiction
The nicest thing about the recent evolution, acceptance, and celebration of nerds? People have stopped trying to turn them into something else. We now recognize their intrinsic value and that of their peculiar culture. And those of us with a kinky yen for them?
We appreciate them naked, blushing, and clueless.