No, not really. But one of those annoying messages did pop up on the screen in the middle of a live weather forecast by KCCI 8 News Meteorologist Metinka Slater. To her credit, Slater laughed off the incident, which is probably not how I would have reacted.
The Oatmeal is a constant source of amusement for me. I use his ‘TumBeast’ for the ‘404 – not found’ error pages on my company web site. He’s a big fan of Nikola Tesla, and enjoys using ridicule to make his point.
One of my favourite Oatmeal strips is about the agony of trying to fix computer problems: How to fix any computer. Having both experienced and attempted to fix many problems on Windows, Mac and Linux computers, I can confirm that he’s not exaggerating. Well, not much.