uber-geek


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uber-geek

A super techie. See uber prefix.
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The Owls can count most of the skinny indie kid outfit Arctic Monkeys, uber-geek Jarvis Cocker of Pulp, former Mike and the Mechanic Paul Carrack, Rick Savage from metal merchants Def Leppard and one time Human League electro pioneer Martin Ware among the Hillsborough army.
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?'.
There's little logic in evidence (if the city's gridlocked how come McClane has no problem driving his truck at breakneck speed?) 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).