nerds
A geek girl took a photo. It became a meme. It's not like this is ever a happy story, you know?
insecurity
There seems to be something about the way brains are organized that puts the handy mental thesaurus on the same shelf as the box of self-doubt you reach for when you have to top the bowl of "why did I think writing for a living was a good idea?" that you're having for dinner.