Awesome Infographic: A Diagram of Geek Culture

Getting called a geek can be infuriating — not because it’s insulting, but because it’s so non-specific! Your average bro sees geeks as a single homogeneous group, but everyone else knows that there are as many different aspects to geek culture as there are stars in the sky. The whole business can be a bit bewildering for the uninitiated — but happily, this handy infographic from So Geek Chic breaks geek culture down into its component parts, and also gives the uneducated a handy round-up of geek icons, social communities and vernacular. There — now you never need to explain who Linus Torvalds is again! [via Slashfilm]