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Tribe of the Nerds

My hometown schoolmates considered me a nerd. Not all of them and not my closest friends, but the other kids. My hometown in Iowa was named after the Sauk (Sac) Indian Chief – Chief Keokuk – and so I likened the school cliques to tribes. I belonged to the Tribe of the Nerds.

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