Geek On Geek Hate – The Myth Of The “True Nerd”

Posted: January 26, 2014 in Uncategorized
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Andre Meadows put it best – there really is no standardized test to regulate geekdom. Yet social media sites are flooded with posts about who the “true fans” or the “true geeks” really are. With the rise of female cosplayers, the male cosplayers of the world are trying desperately to be seen and heard. However I wonder if the nerd-credibility of the male cosplayer is actually questioned versus how often the female cosplayers are faced with accusations of being “fake.” Jennifer Landa took a trip to San Diego Comic-Con and discovered something very interesting, yet not surprising…

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