Documentary: What Is a Geek?

A fashionable phenomenon for several years, the geek even made its entry into the Petit Larousse in 2010. Behind this catch-all word, however, hides a multitude of behaviors and users of new technologies. Sometimes computer scientists and scientists, but geeks are also passionate about imaginary worlds such as comics, SF, role-playing games or manga. The CNET site has just posted an excellent documentary video on the Geek phenomenon since its origins. A great initiative that clarifies a term that is widely misused today. The documentary is also rhythmic and particularly pleasant to watch. The speakers are also very well chosen and give a fair and transversal vision of this “cultural phenomenon”.

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In short, you will understand, if you have 17 minutes in front of you, do not miss it. It’s a well-known (and excellent) meme . It is also a sketch (in English) by Tom Ska . Not to mention a cult series from the 90s and hours of discussions between friends… Are there parallel universes? And above all, what is going on there? The possibilities in terms of answers are endless. Take our world, change a small, mundane aspect of everyday life, and the comic impact can be immediate. A way of having fun with reality  Brazil B2B List and imagining sometimes absurd alternatives, other times very absurd.

The project of the day is in this vein. Faced with the arrival of more and more teenager YouTubers, three thirty-year-olds decided to show that embed humor is not the prerogative of a certain category of Internet users. Stan & Dam , podcasters, comedians, brand content designers (IBM, Mattel, Blackberry, Orange, Crucial…).

The Cnet Site Has Just Posted an Excellent Documentary Video

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And historical bloggers accompanied by David Couturier, podcaster and director of music videos and web documentaries, have posted the first episode of a series of sketches entitled ” Meanwhile, in a parallel universe where they imagine what could happen in worlds close to ours, but still a little different. It’s funny, and above all the potential is there to do many more. A second is already ready, the rest will depend on you. So feel free to spin. The project of the day is in this vein.

Faced with the arrival of more and more teenager YouTubers, three thirty-year-olds decided to show that embed humor is not the prerogative of a certain category of Internet users. Stan& Dam , podcasters, comedians, brand content designers (IBM, Mattel, Blackberry, Orange, Crucial…). and historical bloggers accompanied by David Couturier, podcaster and director of music videos and web documentaries, have posted the first episode of a series of sketches entitled ” Meanwhile, in a parallel universe where they imagine what could happen in worlds close to ours, but still a little different. It’s funny, and above all the potential is there to do many more. A second is already ready, the rest will depend on you. So feel free to spin!

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