Mighty Life List
Feb 3 2012

Nerds in Love: Top 10 Valentines for Geeks

You met in the math room. Your first date was a Mystery Science Theater 3000 marathon, and the soundtrack? Your eyeglass frames clicking against one another while you made out. Go forth, smart people, procreate. Raise your children to care about the space program.


1. Power Button Valentine


2. If Then Valentine
(via Nerd Valentine)


3. Vader/Death Cab Valentine


4. Daleks in Love Valentine


5. NPR Valentine


6. Bacon Math Valentine


7. iPhone Valentine


8. HTML Heart Valentine


9. Typography Valentine


10. Han Solo and Leia Valentine

15 Responses to “Nerds in Love: Top 10 Valentines for Geeks”

  • Angela Says:

    Thanks for listing my HTML valentines (The Designer’s 3-Pack of Valentine’s Day Cards). I’m flattered to be shown with such good company! :)

  • Nora Says:

    I scrolled down, saw the card I *had* to get my sweetie, then scrolled down further and saw two more. I’m going to have to get more sweeties.

  • nikkiana Says:

    That second one totally cracked me up!

  • Otto Says:

    Too many great cards. Thanks so much for sharing! :)

  • Toni Stark Says:

    I love you more than this: made my night

    http://www.etsy.com/listing/85570984/you-occupy-99-of-my-heart-4×5-card

    I thought this was cute for the romantic activist.

  • berlin hair baby Says:

    the bacon love is fabulous!

  • sarah Says:

    thanks for this! my husband just made me watch star wars for the first time so i finally get these :)

  • Kate L. Says:

    The one I wanted to send was already sold out, but the second choice was still available so I snagged it. Thanks, Maggie, this is just perfect! :D You’re a great curator.

  • Megan Says:

    Bacon valentine = purchased. Thank you!

  • Eileen Says:

    I LOVE the NPR one! Wait, does that mean I’m a nerd? I never knew.

  • Elizabeth Says:

    These are amazing! That last one would be perfect for my Star Wars-nerd boyfriend (who is always quoting the movies!). Must get.

  • Jessica @shimmerkai Says:

    More than Ira Glass…now that’s sayin’ something! Cute round-up :)

  • Maryann Says:

    I could only hope to meet my valentine during a MST3k marathon! Or Doctor Who. Or Star Wars…ok, I’ll stop. These cards are great!

  • Kristin Says:

    Thanks so much for featuring our On Button card! I loved all of your other picks too! So cute!

  • Helen Spencer Says:

    Kerning is my new favourite word. Thank you for the gift of new vocab.