How to tell you’re a nerd: Method 118 (or insert brand name here)
You are made aware of a children’s book series in which the main characters are named Coke and Pepsi McDonald. This seems so ridiculous and corporate to you that the following annoyance-laden thought occurs:
I’ve spent years trying to come up with a book idea with which I was happy, but apparently, all I needed to do was slap two corporate labels together. Behold! I’ve pulled a detective character out of thin air! His name is Ebay Amazon Kindle, a South African ex-patriot who retired to Florida and solves crimes with the help of his chihuahua, Mr. Peanut.
You then take a deep breath and move on with your day…
Posted on February 16, 2012, in Books, Mind Drippings, Nerd Odyssey, Nerds and tagged books, comedy, funny, How to tell you're a nerd, humor, mind drippings, nerd odyssey, nerds, novels. Bookmark the permalink. 6 Comments.