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Welcome to geek heaven! Utah named
nerdiest state in the US by study
that mapped sci-fi and anime fans

Daily Mail [UK], by Zoe Szathmary

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 4/26/2014 12:04:18 PM

Utah is the nerdiest place to be in the US - and Washington, D.C. is the least, according to a new study. Real estate search engine Estately analyzed Facebook users´ data to see which percentage of users said on their profiles that they were interested in 12 criteria. These included Star Trek: The Next Generation, Harry Potter, Star Wars, Doctor Who and Lord of the Rings, as well as general categories for ´Anime Movies,´ ´Comic Books´ and ´Fantasy Lit.´ Users´ interest in Dungeons & Dragons and Magic: The Gathering were also considered, as well as live-action role-playing (LARPing) and cosplay,

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That´s what nerds are? They like Star Trek, Harry Potter, etc.?

I must have missed the e-mail. Or perhaps it´s because we´ve lived in the unnerdly Carolinas (No. 43) for over 20 years.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: HerbVA, 4/26/2014 12:55:27 PM     (No. 9825661)

I get it: Utahans are nerdy because they believe in fantasies like Star Trek and DC residents are opposite of nerdy because they believe in fantasies like government competence and the majesty of their black master.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: radrelic, 4/26/2014 6:53:18 PM     (No. 9826020)

Badge of honor to be the polar opposite of D C.

Too nerdy to elect a known crack-using mayor.

One the most GOP leaning state in the union and the other wholly democrat?

Now which one has the most computer geeks and where was the first internet link in the USA?

Which one speaks the most languages AND is called up for national use of such when in National Guard?

Where would I rather live? Free to walk a bit in, Utah. Washington D.C. must thibnk so too. They keep trying to own it all through democrat president´s executive orders (such as the Grandstaircase farce Bill Clinton and the democrats pulled on the country). Lawyers and liars and old statutes used to force the "minimum acres" needed for the "monument" out of Congress-the people´s reps- and into democrat power seekers control. BTW a search will show that the 1.8 million arce minimum required is now run as a wilderness and the democrat media cover allows them to be forthright in saying "monument" just another word for wilderness (?) or something like that. You are also paying liberal psuedo-scientists to do studies there anad they are going to put windmills and solar electricity earth warming industrial sized complexes in the lesser lands there--the fragile dry sagebrush land.

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