New dad Mark Zuckerberg had a great response yesterday to a grandmother who commented on his Facebook page to say that she encouraged her granddaughters to date nerds in high school: don't date the nerds, be the nerds. It's a pretty great pro-woman (and pro-nerd) response from the Facebook inventor, who apparently is less like Aaron Sorkin's sexist version of him from The Social Network than Aaron Sorkin is.

It all started with a Facebook post about Zuck's New Year's resolution:


Every year, I take on a personal challenge to learn new things and grow outside my work at Facebook. My challenges in...

Posted by Mark Zuckerberg on Sunday, January 3, 2016

Lots of people responded, including this grandmother: 

He COULD be a Mark Zuckerberg, but most likely he's just wasting his time playing Fallout 4 all day.

He replied with a PG version of Tina Fey's "Talent is not sexually transmittable" advice.

Totally what a nerd WOULD say.
Sources: Buzzfeed