March 11th, 2005

HONK

Hilarity

In my office, if ever more than one person wears the same color on the same day, someone says "Looks like we all got the memo!"

Even if it's like light blue and navy. "oh, I wore red today! Guess I didn't get the blue memo!"

  • Current Mood
    crazy guess I didn't get the memo!
JOY

Friday Nerd Poll

Poll #452707 Friday! Friday! Friday!

On a scale of 1 to 10, indicate your overall Nerd Quotient:

Mean: 7.26 Median: 7 Std. Dev 1.43
1
0(0.0%)
2
0(0.0%)
3
1(2.6%)
4
0(0.0%)
5
2(5.3%)
6
6(15.8%)
7
14(36.8%)
8
10(26.3%)
9
1(2.6%)
10
4(10.5%)

On a scale of 1 to 10, indicate your Nerd Quotient in the following Nerdly Subgenres, starting with Dungeons and Dragons:

Mean: 4.05 Median: 4 Std. Dev 2.69
1
12(31.6%)
2
3(7.9%)
3
0(0.0%)
4
5(13.2%)
5
7(18.4%)
6
5(13.2%)
7
1(2.6%)
8
3(7.9%)
9
0(0.0%)
10
2(5.3%)

Star Wars

Mean: 5.42 Median: 6 Std. Dev 2.47
1
3(7.9%)
2
4(10.5%)
3
2(5.3%)
4
6(15.8%)
5
1(2.6%)
6
6(15.8%)
7
8(21.1%)
8
5(13.2%)
9
2(5.3%)
10
1(2.6%)

Star Trek

Mean: 4.95 Median: 4.5 Std. Dev 2.91
1
6(15.8%)
2
4(10.5%)
3
4(10.5%)
4
5(13.2%)
5
3(7.9%)
6
3(7.9%)
7
4(10.5%)
8
3(7.9%)
9
3(7.9%)
10
3(7.9%)

Comic Books

Mean: 4.76 Median: 4 Std. Dev 2.85
1
7(18.4%)
2
3(7.9%)
3
5(13.2%)
4
5(13.2%)
5
3(7.9%)
6
2(5.3%)
7
5(13.2%)
8
3(7.9%)
9
3(7.9%)
10
2(5.3%)

Anime/Manga/Overall Japanophilia

Mean: 3.39 Median: 2 Std. Dev 2.76
1
15(39.5%)
2
5(13.2%)
3
5(13.2%)
4
1(2.6%)
5
1(2.6%)
6
5(13.2%)
7
2(5.3%)
8
2(5.3%)
9
0(0.0%)
10
2(5.3%)

Nerdy Books: Sci Fi/Fantasy/FanFic

Mean: 5.39 Median: 5 Std. Dev 3.08
1
5(13.2%)
2
4(10.5%)
3
4(10.5%)
4
2(5.3%)
5
7(18.4%)
6
2(5.3%)
7
1(2.6%)
8
5(13.2%)
9
2(5.3%)
10
6(15.8%)

Unwaivering Love for Weird Al Yankovich

Mean: 4.66 Median: 4 Std. Dev 3.14
1
9(23.7%)
2
3(7.9%)
3
6(15.8%)
4
2(5.3%)
5
3(7.9%)
6
3(7.9%)
7
5(13.2%)
8
1(2.6%)
9
0(0.0%)
10
6(15.8%)

Trading Card-Style games (MTG, Yugi-Oh)

Mean: 2.29 Median: 1 Std. Dev 2.10
1
23(60.5%)
2
6(15.8%)
3
0(0.0%)
4
2(5.3%)
5
3(7.9%)
6
1(2.6%)
7
1(2.6%)
8
2(5.3%)
9
0(0.0%)
10
0(0.0%)

Video Games (Both Console and PC)

Mean: 6.89 Median: 7 Std. Dev 2.56
1
3(7.9%)
2
0(0.0%)
3
1(2.6%)
4
2(5.3%)
5
4(10.5%)
6
3(7.9%)
7
9(23.7%)
8
5(13.2%)
9
3(7.9%)
10
8(21.1%)

The Simpsons

Mean: 7.05 Median: 8 Std. Dev 2.52
1
2(5.3%)
2
1(2.6%)
3
2(5.3%)
4
0(0.0%)
5
5(13.2%)
6
2(5.3%)
7
6(15.8%)
8
8(21.1%)
9
5(13.2%)
10
7(18.4%)

Horror Movies (including Slasher and Zombie)

Mean: 5.57 Median: 6 Std. Dev 3.00
1
5(13.5%)
2
3(8.1%)
3
3(8.1%)
4
3(8.1%)
5
4(10.8%)
6
3(8.1%)
7
4(10.8%)
8
6(16.2%)
9
0(0.0%)
10
6(16.2%)

Cars

Mean: 3.84 Median: 3 Std. Dev 2.77
1
9(23.7%)
2
9(23.7%)
3
3(7.9%)
4
3(7.9%)
5
4(10.5%)
6
2(5.3%)
7
4(10.5%)
8
1(2.6%)
9
0(0.0%)
10
3(7.9%)

Indie Music

Mean: 5.82 Median: 7 Std. Dev 2.99
1
7(18.4%)
2
1(2.6%)
3
2(5.3%)
4
1(2.6%)
5
4(10.5%)
6
3(7.9%)
7
8(21.1%)
8
4(10.5%)
9
4(10.5%)
10
4(10.5%)

Computers/Coding

Mean: 6.05 Median: 6 Std. Dev 3.11
1
6(15.8%)
2
2(5.3%)
3
1(2.6%)
4
1(2.6%)
5
4(10.5%)
6
8(21.1%)
7
2(5.3%)
8
3(7.9%)
9
3(7.9%)
10
8(21.1%)