You know you're a geek when...

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in General Discussion edited January 2014
You find yourself taking old dead hard drives apart so you can use the platters as coasters... <img src="graemlins/bugeye.gif" border="0" alt="[Skeptical]" />

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  • Reply 1 of 13
    murbotmurbot Posts: 5,261member
    ... you start threads titled "You know you're a geek when..."



  • Reply 2 of 13
    giaguaragiaguara Posts: 2,724member
    When you take comments like "I'm sorry that your English is not as good as your coding" as a compliment for your coding capacities. <img src="graemlins/bugeye.gif" border="0" alt="[Skeptical]" />
  • Reply 3 of 13
    ...when you're in a position of power such as a moderator or administrator for an online forum about a computer company that has less than 5% market share.



  • Reply 4 of 13
    you honestly debate the coolness of grep. (in case your wondering, grep is cool).
  • Reply 5 of 13
    giaguaragiaguara Posts: 2,724member
    [quote]Originally posted by Brad:

    <strong>...when you're in a position of power such as a moderator or administrator for an online forum about a computer company that has less than 5% market share.



    </strong><hr></blockquote>



    ... or of two forums.
  • Reply 6 of 13
    cosmonutcosmonut Posts: 4,872member
    ...you take pleasure in ripping down a PC user simply because they have no good explanation for why "Macs suck." <img src="graemlins/lol.gif" border="0" alt="[Laughing]" />
  • Reply 7 of 13
    murbotmurbot Posts: 5,261member
    [quote]Originally posted by thuh Freak:

    <strong>you honestly debate the coolness of grep. (in case your wondering, grep is cool).</strong><hr></blockquote>



    Man, how about owning a BBEdit shirt?



    On the back:



    "Kids love the great grep flavor!"

    "Moms love the HTML standards-compliant code."



  • Reply 8 of 13
    ....you actually get some of these and laugh out loud at them.
  • Reply 9 of 13
    torifiletorifile Posts: 4,024member
    You take pictures of your new computer and post them proudly for all to see.
  • Reply 10 of 13
    jeffyboyjeffyboy Posts: 1,055member
    The Screensavers is must see t.v.



    You dream whole scenarios of your favorite video games.



    You're posting to an online forum at 7pm on Friday,Feb. 14.



    Jeff
  • Reply 11 of 13
    [quote]Originally posted by torifile:

    <strong>You take pictures of your new computer and post them proudly for all to see.</strong><hr></blockquote>

    Well, Macs ARE indeed pretty... I can see someone being a geek posting a pic of their new PEECEE though...
  • Reply 12 of 13
    ibrowseibrowse Posts: 1,749member
    You see the title of this thread and instantly think "Ohh.... SWEET!!!"
  • Reply 13 of 13
    stunnedstunned Posts: 1,096member
    u know how many pages a book have simply by touching them.
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