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a carnival performer who does disgusting acts

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We're slowly moving up the ladder of indie geekdom," Luca said when reached at Wavelab studio in Tucson, Ariz.
As ``Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story,'' topped $30 million at the Hollywood box office last weekend, young adults in Hollywood have returned the hard-hitting playground game to near-cult status - and geekdom.
Somehow with the aid of stripping lessons (baby oil supplied), body language tuition and being forced to work in nightclubs and pubs, the experts brought him back from the brink of permanent geekdom and transformed him into a fun, relaxed individual.
Roger Black, the self-proclaimed "Guru of Geekdom," sums it up this way:
Once the domain of geekdom, sci-fi fanatics and gamers, AR technology has struggled recently to transcend the sheer wow-factor and demonstrate real relevance in daily life.
9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Geekdom company member and Rackspace (NYSE: RAX) spinout, HelpSocial, has announced full, public availability of an innovative, first-of-its-kind social monitoring tool and application programming interface (API).
It's like proof of their legal geekdom,'' said Gregory Jacob, a Washington law firm partner and part of a small group of Green Bag editors who help create the bobbleheads.
We're all geeks to our bones, from bemoaning the missed opportunities of Marvel Agents of SHIELD, to quoting the wisdom of Alan Partridge, to alphabeticising your CDs (don't do it), to the most acceptable face of geekdom, following football.
com)-- In just under one year, San Antonio-based Geekdom, a collaborative coworking space where entrepreneurs, technologists, developers, and creative professionals work together to build business in the Alamo City, has reached several major milestones: the largest collaborative coworking space in the state of Texas and its 1-year anniversary.
Roe said since moving to San Francisco in February 2010 he's been living in the epi-centre of geekdom and he couldn't be happier.
Laptops are passe, and desktop are for your grandfathers, and if you want to see what geeks of the world are using, you look to at the heart of Geekdom, which is Comic-Con.
Nerdcore MC MadHatter McGinnis thinks that geekdom is simply becoming more mainstream.
While he professes only a remedial understanding of geekdom in his own life, Lenk does admit to bringing "some Star Trek: The Next Generation knowledge" to the Buffy set.
But if you want to impress folk with your awe-inspiring grasp of unusual facts then pick up Radio 2 DJ Steve Wright's amusing bible of geekdom.