Dating a geek guide
You keep your action figures in their original packaging.Your bedsheets are officially licensed Star Wars merchandise.If you feel good about the way you look, you’ll feel more confident whenever that first date happens (Before you go nuts in the comments section about how outward appearances shouldn’t be important, remind yourself that you wouldn’t show up for a job interview or a Con dressed inappropriately.A date should be no different.)Elizabeth Giorgi is a writer and filmmaker from Minneapolis.Instead I’m going to address what geek girls tend to look for when dating, and see if we can come to a middle ground where we work out some tips to help facilitate friendship and more.If this accidentally leads you to date me, well, I’ll be the one to blame for that. Opinions vary, but as I’m the writer here I’m going to give you the lowdown on what I think. My current boyfriend is a total nerd too, but I almost gave up on our relationship after our first date because he hadn’t read George Orwell’s 1. If you’re a Trekkie, but you discover that the nerd you’re dating hasn’t even seen a clip of Star Trek on You Tube, don’t immediately guffaw.
This hilarious primer leads You keep your action figures in their original packaging.
He’s written for the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Weekly, and It's a good guide if you have absolutely no clue to start off with. It's gender specific language but I don't see how this shouldn't apply to all genders.
There isn't really much in terms of approach (or motivation) which is where I think a lot of geeks have their challenges, making that first contact.
Full of whimsical 8-bit illustrations, The Geek’s Guide to Dating will teach fanboys everywhere to love long and prosper. As of the time of this posting, I still have not read this book. I'll just put it nice and simple: NOT ALL GEEKS ARE GUYS!
I turned down the author's offer of an ARC due to having too many aggravating things going on in my life at t I will admit to having not read the book. Added on December 11, 2013: Given that this short little review continues to get likes and comments, I thought I should comment further as to why I originally posted it.
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As of the time of this posting, I still have not read this book.