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The Fascinating Origin Of The Word “Fanboy”

The Fascinating Origin Of The Word “Fanboy”

As a badge of pride or a piercing insult, “fanboy” is wielded too lightly. We must understand its history, its context and its gravity! We must know its provenance! We must respect the (word) fanboy.

Fanboy Is Now a Real English Word, Says Merriam-Webster

Fanboy Is Now a Real English Word, Says Merriam-Webster

Yes, it’s official: you now can be a fanboy by the power of Grayskull and the Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, which says the word is now part of the English language. They arrive a little late, because the Oxford American Dictionary in Apple’s Mac OS X Leopard running on my Apple…

Apple to Run iPod Touch Ad… Made By a Teen Fanboy

Apple to Run iPod Touch Ad… Made By a Teen Fanboy

Arn over at Macrumors points out this cool story of an iPod Touch ad being run by Apple. The thing is, it was made by Nick Haley, an 18-year old student, inspired by “Music Is My Hot, Hot Sex” by CSS. Nick was flown in to the LA offices of…