Ten Geeks and Nerds I'd Put on My 'To Do List'
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.
Just try and beat him in a Tolkein-off.
Although I may spend most of the time contemplating my existence.
Don’t base your judgment of him off “The Talking Dead.” He’s fun on The Nerdist.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Just check out this astrophysicist’s snazzy vest.
This image was too good not to also include.
He’s almost annoyingly smart, but the best part is that he knows how to present a smart news show.
Gotta love redheads.
So my tastes can skew to the older history professor type. I make no apologies.
So, this is kinda cheating, I know. But this Oakland Raiders punter is an avid gamer and has an adorably nerdy laugh.
What isn’t attractive about this man’s ability to improvise a lengthy, elaborate Star Wars movie pitch?
Always and forever. Here’s a great clip of her in full geeky action.
Ugh, marry me already.
Sarah Carlson is a TV Critic for Pajiba. She lives in San Antonio. You can find her on Twitter.