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Day 9 Don't Touch
Day 9 Don't Touch
thomaspeople


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Collection: 50 Days
Camera: Pentax *ist DL
Lens: Pentax DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AF
Date: Jul 9, 2007
Date Uploaded: Jul 10, 2007

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Comments: 11
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Today was a Monday. And in proper Monday fashion, I got this screen message when I booted up at work this morning. Note that I am instructed to not touch the keyboard or even the mouse as this could screw up the installation of whatever drivers they want me to have today.

Also note that the "next" button is just itching to be pushed. I was in a quandary. So of course I called the help desk who promptly told me (in heavy Indian accent) that I needed to reboot. Apparently other users had been calling in all morning and some sat for thirty minutes waiting for something to happen.

I rebooted.

I got the same message.

Fortunately Chuck Norris was in the office today and he just stared it down until it corrected itself.

The rest of today was pretty much like this.

(You knew I had to work Chuck in. This is one of the worst pictures I've ever taken, but since it was the only shot I took all day....)

Chuck Norris never reboots. When Chuck Norris boots, people die.

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07/18/2007 09:48:45 PM
Not a nice way to start a week. Hope it's working okay now.
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07/18/2007 06:54:12 PM
too bad hope you had a better week.
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07/16/2007 10:23:13 PM
Hahahaha! Thanks for the huge laugh!
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07/12/2007 12:08:04 AM
Yep, some days are just like that. . .
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07/11/2007 09:42:18 AM
Perfect capture of what we, at our office, refer to as an AAAAARGH Moment. When Chuck is done at your office, send him over to ours. We need some help.
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07/11/2007 04:25:22 AM
such a Dilbert moment. ugh.
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07/10/2007 11:17:19 PM
heeeheheh! Love that you got this on film. Very nice capture of your day.
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07/10/2007 10:41:44 PM
I like this weird pic. Speaking of Chuck, I found something I think you'll enjoy. :)

//www.youtube.com/watch?v=ov7WevRl_EY

Chuck vs Bruce

All that chest hair... I think Kyle might be his son.

Message edited by author 2007-07-10 22:42:52.
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07/10/2007 11:46:31 AM
Mondays always bring fun things like this, good thing Chuck Norris was round to help you out.
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07/10/2007 07:16:01 AM
So, was it a prank or a Trojan virus or something other than an annoyance.
I like the blue background; I should do that sort of thing ;-Þ
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07/10/2007 04:27:06 AM
LOL, makes me so glad I don't have to support windows :)

For the story, if nothing else, I love it
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