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Re: SW geek/nerd/freak scale

Poster: Beth Morris <bmorris@iamdigex.net>

Julien de Montfort wrote:

> Actually (and we're drifting far from the original topic here), I would
> argue against that comparison.  IMHO, I would say that your average
> SCAdian is more comparable to a convention-going fan, as opposed to the
> more rabid fan who would stand in line at a public theatre in a Star
> Wars (or Star trek, or whatever) costume.  The distinction, I think, is
> that your average SCAdian limits the outward tangible presentation of
> their hobby to venues specifically set up to cater to that hobby. 

One wishes this were the case.  It is a constant embarrassment when SCA
folk wander about the real world as though it were an event.  <sigh>

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