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Considering its purpose -- a bag that converts to a standing desk for the iPad -- shouldn't the Strotter Platforma look much nerdier
? The Platforma is an all-purpose black leather carrying case measuring nearly 12 by 9 by 3 inches.
I felt much nerdier
after I watched the reaction to the blog, because I really thought there were lots of other people who were thinking about it more than I was, collecting lots of stuff.
Mann makes for a slightly more masculine, yet simultaneously nerdier
, version of Michael Cera, while Levy steals the show as Wren's just-this-side-of-villainous best frenemy.
Not perhaps entirely befitting of an event populated largely by the nerdier
end of the human scale (many of whom had almost certainly opted to dress in full Starship Enterprise uniform) but cute nonetheless.
A curl of black hair falls on his forehead, and he occasionally sports the thick, black glasses of his idol's nerdier
incarnation, mild-mannered reporter Clark Kent.
They play nerdier
and less successful versions of themselves, comic book fans with terrible haircuts.
"I usually go for the nerdier
guys, who wear glasses and play video games.
Role-playing computer franchises like Diablo and Ultima Online, which a decade ago were popular with a much smaller, nerdier
subset of the population, have gone online and mainstream.
An outsider at his mostly black school because of his early upbringing in a white environment, Gunnar eventually begins to make friends, but "mostly with the nerdier
students." Spending time with the nerds gives Gunnar momentary escape from bullies.