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Back to School with Twittysuch

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This post originally appeared on Twittysuch. You can follow Twittysuch on Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. For those of you that don’t know, I’m part of a collective of rad lady geeks known as Superheroesque. I’m new to the group and suggested that a good way to get the site up and running with engaging and regular content was to start a ...

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I Don’t Know How to College and That’s OK

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This post originally appeared on Like Gwen Stacy. You can follow Gwen on Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. I remember my first day of college vividly. That’s because I started the day after I graduated high school. Literally. Back then, in order to stay on my moms insurance, I had to be in school. That meant not having a summer and ...

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A Girl Walks into a Comic Book Store…

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When I was fourteen years old, I discovered a tier of geek-dom to which I did not yet belong. Given that I was the girl who re-watched the original Star Wars trilogy with her family every Christmas, this came as something of a nasty shock. (photo) The impromptu trip to DNA Comics was the suggestion of a boy on our first and ...

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A Pledge for…

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I have a group of 4 geek girls that have been my best friends for years. We’ve always embraced our weirdness together, never feeling the urge to hold back when it came to just how geeky we could get as a group. We’ve embraced geek-centric groups together, such as becoming Nerdfighters or becoming Iggles (members of the International Geek Girls ...

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Public Geekiness

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I run a style & adventure blog called A Geek Tragedy where I primarily document my daily outfits, my travels and sometimes I rant a little at the universe. A new reader commented on one of my recent posts saying, “Wow, I was expecting a little more geek and a little less tragedy.” Ouch! But he made a valid point, ...

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Being a Hero

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Not too long ago, actor Tom Baker – most famous for playing The Doctor on Doctor Who – celebrated his 80th Birthday. On this occasion, he granted an interview where he spoke a bit about the role and the show. He said many interesting things (as he usually does in his interviews) but the one thing that stuck with me ...

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