Nerd Ethnography English Final
Post on 15-Apr-2017
NERDSBy: Natalie Fiene
Nerd: One whos unbridled passion for something, or things, defines who they are as a person, without fear of other peoples judgment Zachary Levi
Nerd is the Word
The differences between a Nerd, Geek, and Dork
Nerds have an unique language. It derives mostly from the internet with references to gaming, computers, comics, pop culture etc. N00b: It literally means newbie, or the inexperienced. Owned: To beat someone at something, usually via computer games.Uber: German for above. Commonly used on the internet for being the best, the top, the supreme, the highest of the highest. L337: A language invented on the internet which puts numbers and symbols in place of letters. Fail: The glorious lack of success. Also, slang for sucks.
Rituals Videogames are often (but not always) essential to a nerds life.