Articles Posted in the " General Geekery " Category

  • The Best Things About Women’s Gymnastics in Rio NOT About the USA

    Every four years I geek out over the Olympics, particularly women’s gymnastics. I follow gymnastics sporadically throughout the year, but I absolutely love the Olympics. This year, there is no doubt that the United States is dominant. Team USA won the team all-around final by an unprecedented 8 points (they were first after qualifications by […]


  • Pokémon That Are Perfect for Celebrating Pride!

    In celebration of Pride Month, I decided to create a list of Pokémon that definitely look like mascots for the ever colorful LBGTQ+ community. Check it out! Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.


  • GishWhes 2016 Launches: Mayhem Imminent

    Another year and another wacky scavenger hunt is about to take off.  And GishWhes 2016 looks like it’s going to be incredibly epic. I’ve been a Gisher since the scavenger hunt first started back in 2011.  GishWhes 2016 will be my fifth hunt after my team – Team Subtext – coming in as a runner […]


  • The 100 Shipping Poll Results!

    All right, The 100 fans! The results of our shipping poll are in! It’s been a very tumultuous three weeks, after the shocking death of Lexa, the uproar on social media, and the resulting (and somewhat reluctant) apology from executive producer Jason Rothenberg. With the series returning after a short hiatus, the end of the […]




  • A Chat With Pam Melroy, A NASA Rockstar

    Writing here at the Geekiary has given me many opportunities, but the chance to chat with an astronaut has got to be one of the biggest highlights of all time.  When I was in pre-school, I couldn’t decide if I wanted to be an astronaut or a paleontologist.  By kindergarten I decided I’d do both. […]


  • A Chat with Team Widdermacker – GISHWHES 2015 Winners

    I’ve been playing GISHwhES (The Greatest International Scavenger Hunt the World Has Ever Seen) since 2011 and my team, Team Subtext, has been a runner up every year since 2012.  Team Widdermacker has been right there with us in the runner up circle every year, and this year they took home the top prize – […]


  • The New #TeamDelusional: Is Glenn Dead Or Not?

    WARNING: Full spoilers and graphic pictures from The Walking Dead S06E03 (“Thank You”) follow. Now that I’ve slept on it and then re-watched last night’s episode of The Walking Dead, I decided to gather my thoughts and take a second look at what happened (or didn’t) to Glenn. A quick survey of my friends who […]


  • Congratulations Fannibals! Hannibal wins again!

    For the third year in a row, Hannibal has taken the top spot in our annual Favorite Horror Themed TV Show poll!  Congrats fannibals!   It had a narrow victory against Supernatural in 2013and another narrow victory against In the Flesh last year, but this year it left all the competition in the dust and won […]