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December 9, 2008

Maslow’s hierarchy for geeks on the road

Abraham Maslow is famous for his Hierarchy of Human Needs:

Self-actualization
Esteem
Love/
Safety
Physiological

(RageBoy has a different take on Maslow.)

In discussion with Thomas Crampton, we have come up with the Hierarchy of Traveling Geek Needs:

Free wifi
Power outlets

That’s as far as we could get.

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August 12, 2008

Geeks, nerds, or dorks?

Today’s English lesson: Are the people in this video geeks, nerds, or dorks?

Answer: They are geeks who are not ashamed of appearing dorky, if it will further their nerdy loves.

(Asbestos: I love this video. I think it ought to be shown right next to the Sesame Street song about how a bill becomes law.) [Tags: ]

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