I guess some study by a linguist (H/T Insty) has been all over the blogosphere that tried to define nerds as "hyperwhite" because of, at least according to this one study, our eschewing of "trendy" brown slang like hip-hop, for grammatically correct English. Let's just leave aside the entire rest of the non-English-speaking nerds of the world for the moment, or even the non-native born nerds in America who speak English with an accent.
Instead, just try to explain to me, then, these LOTR Elvish fans
Or the eponymous "Trekkers"?
I'm not buying it.
Somehow, I get the feeling that this researcher watched just an anthology of "Weird" Al videos to reach her "hyperwhite" conclusion:
M. C. Escher, that's my favorite MC...
See? Even "hyperwhite" nerds wanna roll wit da homies.