azdude said:This is the best line:
"When I consider that a good deal of my time is spent running applications like Disk Defragmenter, Scandisk, Norton AV, Windows Update and Ad-Aware--none of which are available for the Mac platform--it doesn't make sense for me to "switch" to a Mac at this time.*"
That's why it's funny...iBook said:I have to say that I don't really see the humor in this "humor" piece. The bit at the end is funny, but everything up until that point doesn't register as, well, funny.
I can just see the average PC user nodding in agreement the whole way.
That and the DeVry graduate with the MSCE would probably think the same thing, and probably be in a position of power within many corporations.munkle said:That's why it's funny...
They do starter courses in dry humor, and not many people get it. I like the bit that some pro Apple guys are posting emails to him, and the other comment from a poster, "I can see PC users noddding in agreement".dejo said:I didn't know they offered degrees in comedy at DeVry.
I'm constantly surprised at how many people on this site struggle to pick up on extreme sarcasm...it must be due to the relatively high american population we have here at MR!kerb said:how could you, seriously, not tell that it was a joke article?
it was marvellous!
munkle said:I'm constantly surprised at how many people on this site struggle to pick up on extreme sarcasm...it must be due to the relatively high american population we have here at MR!
I literally pissed myself. Literally. C'mon people, smarten up...and better yet, lighten up!Personally I find it annoying, but if someone doesnt depend on emailing their coworkers vbscripts like I do, they might be able to get by with it.