Obama flashing a Vulcan salute does not mean that you rule the world
April 18, 2012 1:51 PM Subscribe
posted by MartinWisse (197 comments total)
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"Geeks are not an oppressed minority. There are certainly many members of oppressed minorities who are geeks, but geeks are not an oppressed minority. The n in "N-word" does not stand for nerd, or neckbeard. You are not owed attention for the "real you", especially if you insist that a hard drive full of scanlated manga is the real you. Let us put an end to Geek Pride.
, horror/fantasy/sf writer and editor of the Haikasoru line of translated Japanese science fiction novels, is getting a bit fed up with self congratulatory geeks and blows off this frustration in his usual subtle, understated way.