In Pictures: 10 signs the dot-com tech bubble has returned

Oval Offices, Dot Zombies, jerks with perks -- is it simply déjà vu, or are we hurtling toward another Silicon Valley crash?

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6. Nerds are finally getting some ... attention How does Y Combinator partner and Loopt co-founder Sam Altman know a bubble is coming? When "hot girls [are] roaming bars trying to chat with any guy that looks like he might be an engineer and looking for a job," he wrote in his personal blog. Altman did not specify what kind of job, but later told Valleywag he meant the kind with benefits -- er, salaries. Calm down Poindexter, that Megan Fox lookalike wants you for your brains, not your body.

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