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August 31, 2009 09:00 ET

Hot For Words' Marina Orlova Releases First Book

World's #1 Sexiest Geek Is YouTube Sensation With Over 230 Million Views

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - August 31, 2009) - Marina Orlova is known to millions of fans around the world as HotForWords (, a sexy master of language. The 28-year old Internet sensation hails from Moscow and has two degrees in philology, the study of linguistics and origins of words.

Her YouTube videos have been watched over 230 million times, making her one of the most watched channels of all time. Called the "Sexiest philologist in the world" by The New Yorker -- Marina, a former English and World Literature teacher in Russia, has a virtual 'class' of 252,000 subscribers, and her videos receive an additional 3.5 million views each week. Certainly a number that would be the envy of any network.

In each video, the buxom blonde with an alluring Russian accent takes requests from viewers and explores the origins and meanings behind various words and phrases we all use in everyday life. Named the "World's #1 Sexiest Geek" by, Marina proves that, as her tagline states, 'Intelligence Is Sexy.'

Marina's success extends well beyond the Internet. She is a regular guest on Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor, was just named the new Go Daddy girl, has hosted a bi-weekly show on Sirius Maxim Radio and also appears on G4 TV's Attack of the Show.

"Hot for Words," Marina's first book was just released by Harper Collins. She recently appeared on the CBS Early Show and gave the show's Maggie Rodriguez a lively lesson! Much to the delight of her many fans, Marina is currently doing book signings in support of "Hot for Words." Her next appearance is scheduled on October 1st at Los Angeles' popular and hip book store, Book Soup at 9:30 p.m. More book signings to be announced shortly.

Visit Marina at or her YouTube channel

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