Here is an Onion article that thinks it’s funny because haha, black people have all the exciting stereotypes and srsly who wants to be a geek? But actually it’s funny because nerds of colour, with a few notable exceptions (the Indian doctor stereotype, anyone?), get no representation in the mainstream media!
You know what sucks? When you turn on the TV and you cannot find a single character that reminds you of yourself.
You know what else sucks? When the characters that do remind you of yourself are the butts of everyone’s jokes.