Techies vie for the title of ‘Sexiest Geek Alive’ in this Wired News article, “In Search of the Sexiest Geek.” The search for this year’s winner started last Tuesday in Indianapolis, which is the first of 11 regional competitions and will end with three geeks to compete in the finals in San Jose, California, on June 21.
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