Lighter Side


© Tony Lawrence, aplawrence.com

Computers can be funny. Unfortunately, too much of computer humor is of the "dumb user" sort. I'm not overly fond of that kind of humor usually, because it too often depends on inside knowledge or familiarity. It can be funny, but I think it loses its appeal quickly. If you like that kind of thing, see Computer Stupidities and this Stupid Tech Support.

So you won't find much if any of that here. You probably won't fall off your chair laughing at any of these either, but these are all true, at least mildly amusing, and computer related. They aren't necessarily all Unix and Linux, but some of them are. There are also computer related cartoons. Enjoy.

Cartoons

Puzzles

Title Author  Date      Last comment

The evil spirit who pushes my wife's car Anthony Lawrence  2015 04       2015/04/13 14:25 TonyLawrence

Let's get that router programmed. What router was that? Anthony Lawrence  2015 03      

The truth about Linux Anthony Lawrence  2013 08       2014/04/08 06:48 SachinGopal

The king is dead, long live Microsoft Anthony Lawrence  2013 08      

The Seven Layer inedible OSI cake Anthony Lawrence  2013 08      

System Administrator wanted Anthony Lawrence  2013 08       2013/08/23 15:32 TonyLawrence

Joe's computer turns 3 Anthony Lawrence  2011 07      

iPads being delivered today Anthony Lawrence  2010 04       2012/06/11 20:20 TonyLawrence

Is Linux the One True Religion? Anthony Lawrence  2009 10       2013/06/24 19:25 TonyLawrence

Super Secret TV Listings Anthony Lawrence  2009 07      

Microsoft move stuns nation Anthony Lawrence  2009 04      

Linux fails to meet the needs of real users Anthony Lawrence  2009 04       2010/11/02 21:24 TonyLawrence

Choosing your perfect Operating System Anthony Lawrence  2009 03       2013/07/07 19:49 BigDumbDinosaur

More backup, please Anthony Lawrence  2009 02      

Linuxcutioner Anthony Lawrence  2009 01      

Seeking Political Asylum - need ride Anthony Lawrence  2009 01      

Linksys RV042 VPN Anthony Lawrence  2008 11      

I am Joe's Computer Anthony Lawrence  2008 06      

Linux Lunacy Anthony Lawrence  2008 05      

No plans for a Mac or Linux version Anthony Lawrence  2008 04       2013/06/29 21:17 BrettLegree

It's not a backslash! Anthony Lawrence  2008 03       2010/05/11 13:24 dave

Geeks and Sports Anthony Lawrence  2008 01      

10 Reasons you need Vista Anthony Lawrence  2007 12       2010/04/13 13:49 TonyLawrence

Wiggle that Mouse Anthony Lawrence  2007 11      

We lost the war Anthony Lawrence  2007 10      

Phantom Connections Anthony Lawrence  2006 12      

Plastering your printer Anthony Lawrence  2006 11      

Tony's Rules for Computer Consultants Anthony Lawrence  2006 10      

The Limousine ride Anthony Lawrence  2006 10      

Printer Haikus  Dirk Hart  2006 09      

Don't you dare G**gle! Anthony Lawrence  2006 08       2013/06/24 17:00 TonyLawrence

The Great Gates-by Anthony Lawrence  2006 08      

Please Submit your Open Source Resume in Word Anthony Lawrence  2006 07      

Phone vs. Net Anthony Lawrence  2006 07      

I hate penguins Anthony Lawrence  2006 06      

It's unplugged, isn't it? Anthony Lawrence  2006 06      

Who is Louella Slaton? Anthony Lawrence  2006 06      

Loose cables Anthony Lawrence  2006 06      

Old Technology Anthony Lawrence  2006 04      

I AM COMPUTER LITERATE Anthony Lawrence  2006 03      

GWT (Global Warming Temperature) Anthony Lawrence  2006 02      

Welcome to Unix Anthony Lawrence  2006 02       2012/05/31 12:47 BigDumbDinosaur

Routers and switches and hubs, oh my!  Tony Lawrence  2005 09      

Through a Window (Darkly)  Tony Lawrence  2005 08      

Dude, you should have bought the HP  Tony Lawrence  2005 08      

C Pointer Problems  Tony Lawrence  2005 07       2011/04/18 21:19 TonyLawrence

Computer Fax Software.. circa 1991  Tony Lawrence  2005 07      

Set Startup..  Tony Lawrence  2005 07      

Google Maps Beta  Dirk Hart  2005 02      

Troubleshooting: Try something different  Tony Lawrence  2004 12      

You may discover things about Microsoft  Tony Lawrence  2004 12      

Goodbye, AOL  Tony Lawrence  2004 12      

But I don't have an email password  Tony Lawrence  2004 12      

Dead Rat fixes computer problem  Tony Lawrence  2004 11      

Cartoons:Inspiring Confidence  Tony Lawrence  2004 10      

Cartoons:Server Down  Tony Lawrence  2004 10      

Ships that pass in the night  Tony Lawrence  2004 09      

Exactly as I requested  Tony Lawrence  2004 09      

Candidates Web Sites  Tony Lawrence  2004 08      

Cartoons: Power to spare  Tony Lawrence  2004 08      

Cartoons: Ms. Mac OS X  Tony Lawrence  2004 08      

Cartoons: Bad Dreams  Tony Lawrence  2004 08      

Cartoons: TCP Client jealousy  Tony Lawrence  2004 08      

Cartoons: Best Shot  Tony Lawrence  2004 08      

Cartoons: Bad day at the firewall  Tony Lawrence  2004 08      

BIOS Passwords  Tony Lawrence  2004 07      

The Tragedy of the Pcuni  Tony Lawrence  2004 03       2010/09/24 17:01 Earle

iTunes for Windows  Tony Lawrence  2003 10      

I warned you!  Tony Lawrence  2003 09      

Open Source is Killing Me!  Tony Lawrence  2003 09      

In Defense of Unix (and Linux, of course)  Tony Lawrence  2003 09      

Do as I say! (and not as I do)  Dirk Hart  2003 08      

Money For Nothing  Tony Lawrence  2003 07      

RMA's  Tony Lawrence  2003 07      

Every Single One  Tony Lawrence  2003 07      

A Phone Call  Tony Lawrence  2003 07      

What if they like it?  Tony Lawrence  2003 07      

Still Not As Hard As Unix  Tony Lawrence  1999 11       2010/03/19 02:44 anonymous

html mail and news gospel -->The Gospel for e-mail andUSENET  (various authors)  2004 12      

Unhappy Modems  Tony Lawrence  1991 01      

The Very Beginning  Tony Lawrence  1991 01      



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