Tonight's topic was geekism and its effects on life. Mostly, it was about who is geekier in our group and how he/she exposes it to the world. What came out of the conversation is that we can't claim one geekier than other, since we are all geeks in something.
The word geek is a slang term, noting individuals as "a peculiar or otherwise odd person, especially one who is perceived to be overly obsessed with one or more things including those of intellectuality, electronics, etc.", says Wikipedia
The xkcd comics has provided a great way to understand the (simple) mind of the sys-admins, which we all seem to rely on at times in order to "fix" our computer and networking problems. When you look closely what they do, and the time they take to fix the smallest problem, you understand where they get this wisedom sometimes. The answer surely is Google.