I love nerds. And geeks. And yes, as I include myself in both those categories, I did sorta just pat myself on the back. So be it.
Sadly, we’re not always the most tactful of folks. The Comic Book Guy on The Simpsons exists (and is popular, especially among nerds) for a reason–we’re like that sometimes: know-it-alls who feel entitled to have things just the way we want them, and why can’t everyone else just see how WRONG they are?