The usual response
to any minor
factual error in a science-fiction or fantasy related article on the internet.
A nerd swarm
is characterised by multiple, repeated corrections to the error along with
reactions blown out of all proportion. See also nerd rage
Article headline: "Why Tom Baker, the sixth Doctor
, had such
Comment: Tom Baker was the FOURTH DOCTOR
Comment: fourth Doctor
Comment: Colin Baker was the sixth Doctor
Comment: He was fourth
Comment: which curly haired Doctor
do you mean, fourth
Comment: You stupid bastard! Fourth
Comment: By the blood of Rassilon, I swear that I will murder your
entire family for this! Tom Baker was the fourth Doctor
Comment: You made a mistake. Tom Baker was the Fourth Doctor
Comment: Fourth Doctor
Comment: Failure! Baker was, like, the fourth
Comment: Colin or Tom, you piece of s**t?
Comment: Quick! Edit your
article! There's a nerd swarm forming! For the love of God, edit it now!!!