Things that should be obvious
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- Subject: Things that should be obvious
- From: Aaron Adler <cadlerun@>
- Date: Fri, 30 Jan 2009 15:14:21 -0500
- Cc: gsb-announce@
Lately I've run into some things that seem like they should be obvious,
but for some reason aren't.
For example, the white power outlets stop working, but the orange ones
still seem okay. You just switch over to the orange ones. You could
report that the white outlets aren't working, but the magic power
fairies will sense the problem and fix it for you. FAIL.
Maybe you notice that the beverages in the fridge aren't cold any more.
You could investigate further, but people seem to not mind the warm
You've escaped from jail. You're handcuffed to your fellow escapee. Run.
Run. There's a light post there, but you see no problem each running on
a different side. That always causes hilarious issues in cartoons, but
we all know cartoons don't use real physics. FAIL.
I've got video for the last one. It's quite dramatic.
There are some actual Girl Scouts selling cookies in the building
tonight. It would make sense to have some Girl Scout cookies at the Girl
Scout Benefit. I can take care of this one.
girl scout benefit -+- 5:30 pm -+- 32-G9 lounge
For those coming from elsewhere: Building 32 is
Once you are in 32, just take the G-elevator to the 9th
floor and we will be in the lounge that you will be looking at
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