geekism

geekism

(ˈɡiːkɪzəm)
n
a preoccupation with subjects that are generally considered as unfashionable or boring
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Abdulla Hazmi, a crowd organizer, told Arab News: "This event is going very smoothly and it makes me very happy -- I feel like this is a very good way to celebrate the geekism in Jeddah.
That might have less to do with gender than with age, geekism and a demand for drastic, universal solutions, inculcated by media violence, electronic games and organized religion.
I can still talk geekism, but you're right, I'm not a pure geek.