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    W3bbo wrote:
    And you're not a computing geek unless you've taken a side in the Vi/Emacs wars.

    That's the newer definition I wanted to get rid of, someone who argues over a text-editor is more of a nerd than a geek. I guess my definition of geek is later than the original meaning (circus freaks) but earlier than the "common" definition where a geek is somewhat of an outcast.

    PS Vi ftw Tongue Out