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Five Geeky Marriage Proposals

Geeky Proposals: Awesome or Kinda Lame?

What girl wouldn't want a memorable marriage proposal? But popping the question on a Jumbotron or hiding the ring in a dessert is so 10 years ago. In these days of love 2.0, you gotta be more creative and a lot more tech savvy. Take for example the guy who proposed by sending his now bride-to-be on a romantic scavenger hunt programmed into her iPhone! Or perhaps you could take a cue from the game-loving dude that hacked a video game to surprise his girl, or the Google employee that used Google Street View to propose to his geeky gal.

What do you think about geeky proposals? Are they totally awesome, or do you prefer something a little more subdued?


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LilGlamDiva LilGlamDiva 7 years
I think it depends on how much it reflects the couple. But if it were totally random, and not personal, I'd be like "um what?" I like originality though so I'd be open to anything new.
sparklestar sparklestar 8 years
They are creative! Love them!
glamourette142 glamourette142 8 years
i think it's geeky , romantic and creative. I love the google maps one
karen-zoo karen-zoo 8 years
Mmmm ... I don't think it's really romantic. It's just geeky. And I agree with scissorz about the 2.0 part. And if I had to go on a scavenger hunt by myself just to be proposed to I'd be kinda pissed off LOL maybe that's just me
brookberrys brookberrys 8 years
I would love anything that showed that he put some thought and planning behind it.
scissorz scissorz 8 years
i love the google maps one! that is so cute! i don't care for the "2.0" part. i think that's weird. it isn't really a program
Carrie-Sue Carrie-Sue 8 years
I think it really depends on the person. If it were someone I'd known for a really long time and knew it was coming and WANTED it to come, then yeah, bring on the geeky proposal! But how awkward would it be to be the woman in the picture above, with a huge crowd in front of you and a man waiting for an answer when the answer will be no?
aklatina aklatina 8 years
My husband and i Met on Counter Strike online, 1 year later he proposed to me on counterstrike at my Lan party with all our family around gaming with us, HE made it pop up on the screen, From his User name to mine, aklatina Will you marry me? it was AWESOME.
KadBunny KadBunny 8 years
Teehee! I love them. Geeky gamer proposals are my favorites :) Like this and this But with that said, I'd prefer to be proposed to in the traditional, bended-on-one-knee way. *shrug*
jennjennnbubba jennjennnbubba 8 years
It think it is kind of cute.
macgirl macgirl 8 years
I think it's cute. If you're with the right person then it's going to be perfect no matter what.
Triel Triel 8 years
I think it's cute but I'd like a more romantic one.. I really think this one is funny and cute though.
danixk danixk 8 years
i think it's adorable!
x3Lorelei x3Lorelei 8 years
Well, if you're marrying a geeky guy I'd assume you'd have to be pretty geeky yourself.. and I have to admit.. hacking programs to make marriage proposals? Pretty awesome!
miss-malone miss-malone 8 years
Hmm, I guess it's cute for certain people, but I'm more of a traditional romantic than a geek.. Not that geeks are bad though! :P
cyoung3055 cyoung3055 8 years
I think it's safe to say that if we visit, we are into most things geeky!
starangel82 starangel82 8 years
Sorry. Subdued.
starangel82 starangel82 8 years
Depends on what it is, I think. The scavenger hunt is a really cute idea. But I personally wouldn't like the whole sign out in the middle of the road thing. I'm all for a geeky subtle.
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