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John Lee of Duluth gestures during his presentation of "Godzilla: Mythos Revealed" during Nerd Nite at Teatro Zuccone on Wednesday night. (Clint Austin /

Even nerds get a night out in Duluth

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Believe it or not, there is a place where you can refer to the superhero Thor as an "Asgardian frat boy" and be rewarded with laughter from a like-minded audience.


The safe haven is "Nerd Nite" and it features guest speakers getting to the nitty gritty of an intellectual niche. For presenter Tony Mayer -- creator of the Thor quip -- that specialty was the topic "Secret Identities: What Your Favorite Superhero Says About You."

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