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Tweets of the Week From Geeks We Love

May 19 2013 - 7:15am

This week in the Twitterverse, our favorite geeks were surrounded by all sorts of cool stuff. Star Wars web show host Bonnie Burton held up a spot-on George Lucas brown-paper-bag puppet, and The Sync Up [1] host Veronica Belmont is making audiophiles round the world jealous with her new custom headphones. See Bonnie and Veronica, plus Wil Wheaton, Felicia Day, Kari Byron, J.J. Abrams, and more in our top 10 tweets of the week from geeks we love.

Actor Wil Wheaton [2] wants you to be amused. Geek & Sundry's Felicia Day is not impressed.

Star Wars web show host Bonnie Burton [3] celebrates the film producer, director, screenwriter, and geek legend's 69th birthday!

Star Trek Into Darkness director J.J. Abrams [4] snapped a picture of all the reels it takes to show the two-hour-long film in IMAX.

Actor Simon Pegg [5] spots deadly futuristic weapons in South Africa.

Veronica Belmont [6], host of The Sync Up [7], gets the ultimate toy for audiophiles: custom in-ear headphones.

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer [8] celebrated her first Mother's Day [9] with some beautiful blooms.

Author Neil Gaiman [10], director of a recent Doctor Who [11] episode, often digresses.

The ancient reptiles had it comin', according to this quote shared by Curiosity rover flight director Bobak Ferdowsi [12].

StarTalk Radio host Neil deGrasse Tyson [13] has a message for youngsters with aspirations: do what you love.

Kari Byron [14] of MythBusters, alongside cohosts Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara, re-created seismic waves for this week's episode.

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