These messages and subtext are troubling. They are routed in prejudiced thought that often shows itself in uglier ways. I’m sure the author of this piece has a few friends who are nerds, but that doesn’t excuse his dumb and prejudiced characterization of nerds.
This week I had planned to write a post concerning the tropes of Introverts and extroverts. I call myself an extrovert but I don’t consider myself to be the privacy-vampire that many introvert memes and comics would type me as. I have become exhausted by the internet’s fascination with reducing people down to one dimension based on the ebb and flow of a person’s mental … Continue reading Introvert and Extrovert Tropes