(W) Alex Langley
Over the past few years, a huge shift has taken place in our culture and what was once hopelessly geeky – video games, superheroes, fantasy novels, science fiction – has now become cool, and geeks themselves are our new hip overlords. Although “geeks” and “lust” are two words typically not found in the same sentence, both share a powerful common factor: passion. And if geeks are anything, it’s passionate about their interests. Alex Langley takes a humorous and insightful look at the things that make geek lust burn like 1.21 giga-suns, from movies, TV shows and comic books to inventors, physics and time travel. Let the desire begin!