Top 10 Nerd Icons
Be nice to nerds: you may end up working for one. Fanboys and geeks everywhere flock to certain celebrities because of their contributions to nerd culture – and frankly we can’t blame them. These guys are awesome. In honor of Carl Sagan’s death on December 20th, 1996, WatchMojo.com counts down our picks for the top 10 nerd icons. For this list, we’re ranking some of the real-life people who’ve brought nerds the most joy – whether in the form of scientific advancement, entertainment or just by being awesome. To be clear, we’re not saying these people are nerds, just that nerds tend to love them. And yeah, we’re nerds, what of it?