Tag Archives: Humor

The Five Second Rule

The New York Times has published an article on the five second rule. You'll be shocked—shocked—to learn that if you drop food on the floor you get bacteria on it even if you pick it up in less than 5 … Continue reading

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Random Medical News

From John Cook we have this bit of humor that also has the feel of truth: pic.twitter.com/ElqdpI9ywg — John D. Cook (@JohnDCook) August 5, 2016 I'm old enough that I can remember at least 3 cycles of Coffee is good … Continue reading

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Schrödinger's Backup

#Sysadmin #Truth #Backup #Unix #Linux pic.twitter.com/suCT9ME58V — nixCraft (@nixcraft) June 24, 2015

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Email Strategy

As Scooby-Doo would say, RUH? My aunt has a 'winter' email address and a 'summer' email address. I want to discuss the logic of this with her, but life is too short. — Matthew Green (@matthew_d_green) January 27, 2016

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The Heisenberg Release Uncertainty Principle

Steve Purcell formulates a fundamental law of software engineering Heisenberg's Release Uncertainty Principle says you can accurately know what the software will do, or when you'll get it, but not both. — Steve Purcell (@sanityinc) October 13, 2015

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The Mysteries of Perl

Those of you who have used Perl will understand this: #perl pic.twitter.com/EeWfpfY9nN — David M. Bradford (@tinypig) January 6, 2016 It turns out, though, that the joke's on us: Haha yes Perl is ok with it. Just to up the … Continue reading

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Editors Explained

Lol. Editors war. Via https://t.co/dLwsc0zegC #linux #unix #vim #emacs #nano #flamewar #humour pic.twitter.com/4EGU9AhnXm — nixCraft (@nixcraft) January 9, 2016

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We Need More of This

I love this. We definitely need more of it. My only suggestion is to make it longer. Making these busy bodies suffer is a moral imperative.

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Tech Support for Telemarketers

The best story I've seen in a long time: how to get rid of telemarketing .. so good #sysadmin pic.twitter.com/fbh4jvaavX — Nicolas GORALSKI (@ngoralski) October 5, 2015

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What We Really Mean

Like all great humor, it's funny because it's so true: Every time a developer says "temporary workaround" I remember this list. pic.twitter.com/OpI48BvJxo — Dare Obasanjo (@Carnage4Life) September 4, 2015

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