I recall watching Revenge of The Nerds years ago and finding it a fun, silly movie. But clearly it was a piece of fiction. Nerds would never really win in any meaningful way against the popular jocks. Nerds would never be admired or accepted, and certainly never cool. Or so I thought. (more…)

There has been a lot of chatter about Mark Zuckerberg’s choice of attire for some recent pre-IPO meetings with Wall Street bankers.  The Washington Post reported: “He’s actually showing investors he doesn’t care that much; he’s going to be him.” Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter, who issued the first “buy” rating on Facebook, told Bloomberg. “I think that’s a mark of immaturity.” (more…)