I don't know why the hell that'd have killed the mood! What on earth could be sexier than explaining a dumb sexy reference based on a recent news story.
Also, I have a note here reading "Yes, I know that no one really 'does it' while completely shrouded in covers, or while wearing glasses." Although, to be honest, I wouldn't put that sort of thing passed the two nerds being depicted in this particular comic. C'mon, nerds! Get it together!