Originally Posted by adamcz
GeeWiz is right. In high school and college I had friends to play against (and good thing too, since online didn't really exist yet). Now my friends have wives, kids, houses, etc, and live all over the country. The friends that I actually hang with aren't into video games, and certainly aren't into playing realistic basketball simulations with a fantasy draft. It's definately nerdy, but in the best possible way.
Does your wife know you're a geek?
What do your friends do? Wine and cheese evenings and in bed by 8:30pm on a Saturday night?