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The City That Never Sleeps is also a City That Cries On-the-Go When Necessary: on the subway or the commuter rail, in a park, or while walking down the street, do these private moments become a part of the public experience in part because there aren’t enough private spaces? If this is the case, then why does public crying still feel, well, private?
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Geek /gēk/ (noun):
- A person regarded as foolish, inept, or clumsy.
- A person with an eccentric devotion to a particular interest that places him or her outside of traditional social boundaries.
- A carnival performer whose show consists of bizarre acts.
1915- 20; probably variant of geck (mainly Scots), meaning fool from Dutch or Low German gek.
|As geeks, Daria and her friend Jane (right) stood in sharp |
contrast to Daria's mainstream family. (© MTV)