Friday, October 18, 2019

From the Drawers of the FailDesk: January 11th Edition

A "duh" momentA user came to me complaining that she didn't like how her signature looked.  She had typed:Office: Cell: Fax:Her complaint was that "Office" was so much longer than "Cell" or "Fax."  I stared dumbstruck for a moment and finally stammered "'Office' has more letters..."...

Mac vs. Beanbastic

If you have a case of "The Mondays," let this cheer you up!Fun mashup of Mr. Bean/Boombastic/Mac vs. PC commercial...[youtube]

Monday Time Machine

Look, it's 1996!via:Okay, maybe not 1996, but I remember my dad coming home with a huge Compaq  box with an all-in-one unit. It was a whopping 166mhz beast! (see image below!)

facebook defender

Facebook defender? Is it just me or does that sound less than legit?via:

My Computer Is Not Working [pic]

A restart once every 15 days or so really can make a difference.Incidentally, it worked after she rebooted. Huh, weird. 

F1 have error

It's the least of his problems...via

Happy Halloween!

On this day of ghosts, goblins and monsters galore, enjoy this funny SNL tidbit from a few years ago:[youtube]

Oh, hare’s your problem…

I'm two days out of college, working tech support for an ISP (a lot of funny times) I get a frantic call from a panicked woman."The Internet is broken, fix it!"So we go through all the basic steps, I can query her modem and...