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Thursday, September 21, 2006

Geek certified

Although I really had no doubts, it is now proven. I'm not a nerd, I'm not a dork, I'm a geek.

Here are the test results:

Pure Geek

43 % Nerd, 73% Geek, 17% Dork

For The Record:

A Nerd is someone who is passionate about learning/being smart/academia.
A Geek is someone who is passionate about some particular area or subject, often an obscure or difficult one.
A Dork is someone who has difficulty with common social expectations/interactions.


You scored better than half in Geek, earning you the title of: Pure Geek

It's not that you're a school junkie, like the nerd, and you don't really stand out in a crowd, like the dork, you just have some interests that aren't quite mainstream. Perhaps it's anime, perhaps it's computers, perhaps it's bottlecaps, perhaps it's all of those and more. Your interests take you to events and gatherings that are filled with people you find unusual and beyond-the-pale, but you don't quite consider yourself "of that crowd." Instead, you consider yourself to be fairly normal.

4 comments:

Arnaud Launay said...

It would be great to have a link to the test. Would you mind posting it ?

Alex said...

Sure, here it goes: http://www.okcupid.com/tests/take?testid=9935030990046738815

Q-collective said...

Pure Nerd
82 % Nerd, 43% Geek, 47% Dork


Oh dear... :)

kpt said...

Joe Normal
4 % Nerd, 13% Geek, 13% Dork

Call me Joe Normal with a twist :)