‘Nerd’ and ‘Geek’ Should Be Banned, Professor Says – Bits Blog – NYTimes.com

But David Anderegg, a professor of psychology at Bennington College, says that merely mentioning terms like nerd or geek serves to perpetuate the stereotype. The words are damaging, much like racial epithets, he says, and should be avoided.

Whatever, dude.

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