Tag Archives: Humor

Here's a Nickel Kid...

I recently found a reference to one of my all time favorite Dilbert cartoons. It's almost 20 years old and still makes me laugh. I'm linking to rather than embedding the cartoon to avoid copyright problems.

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HTML as an STD?

The LA Times has a surprising revelation about Americans' beliefs. You might find their views extreme but are they wrong? As far as HTML is concerned, maybe they're on to something. We geeks live in our own cocoon and sometimes … Continue reading

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A Sunday Treat

This really tickled me: This Man Invented A Machine To Remotely Electrocute Gullible Clickbait Readers. What Happens Next Will Shock You! — Josh Millard (@joshmillard) February 27, 2014 Oddly, I was all set to click but I couldn't find a … Continue reading

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The Third Way

If you've been paying attention lately you've probably noticed the raging dispute concerning how many spaces are appropriate at the end of a sentence. If you learned to type on an actual typewriter you were taught the hard and fast … Continue reading

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The Joys of Java

Jean-Philippe Paradis retweeted this pithy observation from Branimir Karadžić about a developer's life in the Java world. Evil of me, I know, but sometimes the truth is too screamingly funny to ignore.

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Prism: All Your Data In One Place

After the heavy breathing from yesterday's post, here's a lighter touch on Prism.

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So True

Don Taylor has it just right in this tweet. Well, maybe more than just a useful editor.

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The Greatest Car Commercial Ever

As a young nerd I wanted to be Spock. Every nerd wanted to be Spock. So of course this commercial really resonates with me. It's hilarious and I'm sure all Irreal readers will love it even if your boyhood heroes … Continue reading

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Elisp

No wonder it's so hard to learn.

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It Seems I've Been Wasting My Time…

…not to mention lots of tin foil.

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