The new one, just announced, is for those dedicated souls who have strived to experience -- if only for a moment -- the Zen-like, fulfilling emptiness of Inbox Zero (in other words, cleaning out your email inbox). It's a beaut!
New nerd merit badge: Inbox Zero
Mark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing and the editor-in-chief of MAKE and Cool Tools. Twitter: @frauenfelder. His new book is Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects