uber-geek


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uber-geek

A super techie. See uber prefix.
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8Inglourious Basterds Quentin Tarantino back at his brash best, boldly mixing genres in this uber-geek tribute to Dirty Dozen-style wartime blockbusters, '70s Italian B exploitation movies and Ernst Lubitsch wartime comedies.
SOME uber-geek proposed to his girlfriend by reprogramming a level of the Super Mario game to spell out, 'Lisa, Will You Marry Me?
and, really, the last thing it needed was a Kevin Smith cameo as the techie uber-geek to provide the exposition catch-up.
Everyone knows Armstrong's name, but even those who might recognize Simonyi's probably don't know the name of the uber-geek who was charged with delivering video from the moon.
Not just Thurman, but also Rainn Wilson--who shrewdly dumps his uber-geek persona from TV's The Office in favor of a Vince Vaughn-ish horn dog (his character is even named Vaughn).
However, the true Uber-geek would probably sneer at something as mundane as counting lights.