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How to tell you’re a nerd: Method 261 (or “Neil Gaiman, I invoke thee!”

When asked, during a library job interview, to discuss the relevance of libraries in today’s society, your response included the following quote, which you enthusiastically credited to Neil Gaiman: “Google can bring you back 100,000 answers. A librarian can bring you back the right one.”

The more you know… words of wisdom

Esteemed author and keeper of many sacred comic book words, Neil Gaiman (@neilhimself) retweeted this Twitter posting by author, Larry Marder (@larrymarder): “The Creator isn’t his or her Book and the Book isn’t his or her Creator. No one should ever get that mixed up. But sometimes we do.”


We at Nerd Odyssey agree.