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Video: The new ultimate geek theme song

In the beginning, there was Weird Al's "White & Nerdy." Then came Jonathan Coulton's "Code Monkey." We even entertained the notion of Wonderstruck's "Geek Like Me" and MC Frontalot's "It Is Pitch Dark." But now there is a new contender for ultimate geek theme song, "Hail to the Geek" by the Deaf Pedestrians.

In the beginning, there was "White & Nerdy." Then came "Code Monkey." We even entertained the notion of "Geek Like Me" and "It Is Pitch Dark." But now there is a new contender for ultimate geek theme song, "Hail to the Geek" by the Deaf Pedestrians. If this keeps up, we'll have a complete pro-geek musical soundtrack before long. (Yes, that would count count as an ultimate irony.)

Honorable mention also goes to Weezer's "In The Garage," because any song that name-drops two second-tier X-Men, The Dungeon Master's Guide, and KISS has some legit geek cred.

(Found via Newsarama.)

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