Ten Geeks and Nerds I'd Put on My 'To Do List'
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Ten Geeks and Nerds I'd Put on My 'To Do List'

By Sarah Carlson | Seriously Random Lists | July 26, 2013 | Comments ()


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Yeah yeah yeah, the Pajiba 10 is all well and good. (Fine, it’s fabulous.) I love the celebrities on that running list, but I must admit, my tastes also tend toward the nerdier. What’s sexier than a great mind? Throw in a nice smile and geeky interests and self-deprication, and I’m hooked. So here are 10 of my favorite people from various pop culture and news circles I definitely have on my bunkable list.

Stephen Colbert

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Just try and beat him in a Tolkein-off.

Ira Glass

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Although I may spend most of the time contemplating my existence.

Chris Hardwick

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Don’t base your judgment of him off “The Talking Dead.” He’s fun on The Nerdist.

Neil deGrasse Tyson

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Just check out this astrophysicist’s snazzy vest.

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This image was too good not to also include.

Chris Hayes

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He’s almost annoyingly smart, but the best part is that he knows how to present a smart news show.

Felicia Day

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Gotta love redheads.

Jon Meacham

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So my tastes can skew to the older history professor type. I make no apologies.

Chris Kluwe

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So, this is kinda cheating, I know. But this Oakland Raiders punter is an avid gamer and has an adorably nerdy laugh.

Patton Oswalt

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What isn’t attractive about this man’s ability to improvise a lengthy, elaborate Star Wars movie pitch?

Rachel Maddow

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Always and forever. Here’s a great clip of her in full geeky action.

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Sarah Carlson is a TV Critic for Pajiba. She lives in San Antonio. You can find her on Twitter.





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