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Nerds and geeks rule on television

New series is a comical spoof of computer nerds and other stereotypes in Silicon Valley

Published on Apr 24, 2014 9:15 PM

When a pack of guys hang out together, it is always very funny and curiously enlightening in an overgrown kid sense.

For the longest time, I had wondered why nobody had made a spoof series about computer nerds crashing together to come up with the next big-insane- dollar idea.

You know, like the origin of Facebook made into The Office: Freaks, Geeks And Billionaire Losers Version.

"They always travel in groups of five, these programmers," goes the wickedly hilarious observation in Silicon Valley.

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