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September 30, 2009

Spin it

srikanth @ 9:30 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1254346250 ) Play

Connect to  a “symbol” in the geek gestalt. Also, identify (1) and (2).

Cracked, more or less, by everyone.

Answer:

  1. Sci Fi Author Ray Nelson who turned the propellor beanie into the symbol of sci-fi fan-ish-ness.
  2. UK band The Propeller-heads
  3. A propeller head.

The symbol: Propeller head/propeller beanie.

I love saying propeller. Propeller propeller propeller.


5 Responses to “Spin it”

  1. Dibyo
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    The connection is a ‘Propeller Head’

    1 is Radell Faraday Nelson, who might have coined the term, and 2 is the band with the same name, and 3 is well, a propeller (head?)


  2. shrik
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    1. Sci-fi author Ray Nelson
    2. Propellerheads
    3. A propellor?

    Connect being the propeller beanie, which Ray ‘invented’..


  3. Raghuvansh
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    1. Ray Nelson, inventor of the propeller beanie which is one possible origin of the term “propellerheads” for nerds.

    2. UK electronic band Propellerheads

    3. Propeller head. Literally.


  4. Rogi
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    Propeller head

    1 – Radell *Ray* Faraday Nelson
    2 – Propellerheads
    3 – A propeller head


  5. udupendra
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    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wi.....helice.jpg

    Ray Nelson, Propellerheads


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