Nerd Love, Day 18: Nerd retirement

Dan's friend Every nerd has her weakness, and I have finally acknowledged mine: I am no longer providing adequate value for my beloved So rather than fuck it up, I'm bowing out to let some young (or old) and vigorous type step in.

It was a damned fine couple of years, and I'll be sad to let it go.

On the other hand, now I can go nuts in the comment section like all the rest of the old cranks.

Maybe that's what happens to old nerds: they don't actually die, or even fade away; they just become full-on, yarnspinnin', pants-to-the-nipples-hitchin' geezers...

xxx c

UPDATE: Just so we're clear (because certain comments lead me to believe we might not be), I'm not quitting this here blog: I'm leaving, the L.A. flagship of the metroblogging empire. They don't need me; you cats just might...

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