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fanboy

A male, or "fangirl" if female, who is devoted to a particular product or company. Fanboys are loyal and steadfast in their dedication and opinions. With regard to technology, fanboys outnumber fangirls by a huge margin and may be enamored with specific computer platforms, MP3 players, smartphones, operating systems, video games or applications. See iSheep, Fandroid and fanboi.
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It's really important to stay humble and be a fan boy of other groups, don't get up yourself and keep a good attitude," he said.
There's a real fan boy within me - I was always a big comedy fan, a nerd really, before I was a comedian.
At first I was a bit of a fan boy around them, trying to keep my cool, but we got used to them - they're very down to earth.
Every day on set I've had to silence my internal fan boy squeals
It was instantly well received by his devotees, with long-time fan Boy George declaring it "bloody gorgeous".
The web chat rooms and fan boy sites have been awash with gossip about the mega-hyped and much anticipated comic book adaptation.
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A host of fan boy legends - Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Jimmy Page, Rod Stewart and Little Richard - share in this extraordinary revival.
The movie's script has drawn a great deal of derision on Internet fan boy sites, and photos showing Travolta in alien makeup have only made things worse.
As soon as the zombie confesses that he is a fan boy, the audience starts to cheer.