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Geek vs Nerd vs Dork: That Is The Question

Ever wonder what distinguishes a geek from a nerd and from a dork? Well now is your chance to clear up some ambiguity. Militant Geek has created a clever and ingenious Geek vs. Nerd vs. Dork comparison chart for us to compare as we dare. They note that "Geeks are those that have technical aptitude, nerds are bright but socially awkward, and dorks are just inept excuses for protoplasm." Ok, to better understand this, they provide the example of a dream job. A geek's dream job would be working for Nasa or Google for example, whereas a nerd's dream job would be working for Marvel Comics and a dork's dream job would be an American Idol Archivist. Are you any of these? Leave your comments below!

Go to militant geek online to check out the full Geek vs. Nerd vs. Dork comparison chart.

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xM_dawgx xM_dawgx 9 years
Haha, I just compaired myself to the list and it confirmed that I am a nerd. Nice, huh?
aembry396 aembry396 9 years
I am definately a nerd--sad. Preppy to the max!
luv_my_junk luv_my_junk 9 years
I used to consider myself kinda dorky, but after this, I'm thinkin' I'm between a nerd and a geek, leaning more towards the least in my opinion, anyway! =)
Advah Advah 9 years
I consider myself as a gnork anyway.
colormesticky colormesticky 9 years
The difference is also how strong the BO is. I've met some pretty funky dorks in my day. I'm a nerd who wishes I was a geek.

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