White and Nerdy

While listening to one of my favourite podcasts, Geekson (a podcast by four geeks for geeks like me), I heard mention of a supposedly very funny music video by the famous comedian singer Weird Al Yankovic. The song is called “White and Nerdy” about this white guy rapping about being, well, white and nerdy.

Watch and listen to it now:

I think it’s hilarious. But only maybe because I’m a big nerd myself. It’s so funny because it’s so true. Most of the things he mentioned about being a nerd applied to me or to most of my nerdy/geeky friends. To name but a few geeky traits I possess that is mentioned in the song: I play D&D, I program JavaScript and Pascal (way back when), I used to collect X-Men comics, I love Star Trek, I have two of Stephen Hawking’s books in my bookshelf and I even used to own a soldering gun (I studied Electronics Engineering in University, after all).

So, yeah, I’m guilty of being a big nerd. And proud of it.

Published in: on October 6, 2006 at 12:54 am  Comments (2)  

2 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. Yeah. Sasabihin ko nga sana na nag-aaply rin naman sa iyo ito e. But, now come to think of it, mas nag-aaply nga sa akin. 😛

  2. Bwahahahaha! That was hilarious! There are some parts there that I can totaly relate too… except for stephen hawkins and that soldering gun. Still, you’re right… that song did kinda remind me of you. hhehehe… :d

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