The "Nerd Alert" Report...

by Rachelle Hruska · April 15, 2009

Nintendo Porn. Paper Boy in there? How much would you pay for this original Nintendo set, complete with Duck Hunt controller and every game ever made? [Tumblr]

Speaking of Nintendo, In 1988, a young Bill O'Reilly and his Inside Edition team tried to answer the question: "What the hey is this 'Mario Brothers' craze sweeping the nation?" They failed, of course. Entertainingly! [Valleywag]

Twitter doubled its traffic in March. Attracting 9.3 million U.S. unique visitors in March alone it's up 131%. In other news, Twitter users are news junkies. [Silicon Alley Insider]

NY Mag wants to make sure that everyone is aware that there are dudes dressed as muppets playing xylophone in our subways.  This is exactly what laid off people want/need to see apparently. [Daily Intel]

A look at the evolution of some of our most loved logos. [IamCulture]

Would you like to take an inside look at Facebook offices? See how the company delivers 40 billion photos to 200 million users. [Dave Morin]

Dan Abrams found himself a media blogger. The lovely Glynnis MacNicol, from Mediabistro's Fishbowl NY blog will be joining the company next month. [Observer]

Take a look at the Wii Motion-Plus' giant condom! [Gizmodo]