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Shit Programmers Say

by Joey deVilla on January 30, 2012

Programmer working away at a laptop on his lapAfter Shit Silicon Valley Says comes Shit Programmers Say. There’s a swear word at the end, so if you’re at an office that doesn’t tolerate salty language, make like the programmers in the video and switch to headphones!

Thanks to Andy Baio at Waxy.org for the find!

This article also appears in the Shopify Developer Blog.

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Eee Pad Transformer Parody Ad

by Joey deVilla on January 28, 2012

I guess this is a lesson to people who make long-form ads with only music and no voice-over: someone’s going to take your ad and add their own, just like the YouTube user known as “Raboneable”, who did just that with the ad for Asus Eee Pad Transformer. Watch the video above and enjoy the lulz.

In case you never saw the original, here it is:

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If Art Galleries Ran Like the Internet

by Joey deVilla on September 26, 2010

Painting that reads "This painting is not available in your country"Found via Certified Bullshit Technician.

The painting is titled This Painting is Not Available in Your Country and was created by Paul Mutant (2010, acrylic on canvas, 12” by 10”). You can see more in Paul Mutant’s Flickr photostream.

This article also appears in The Adventures of Accordion Guy in the 21st Century.

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So That’s What We Do

by Joey deVilla on September 24, 2010

From a textbook on learning Spanish:

Excerpt from a Spanish textbookFound via Reddit. Click the picture to see it at full size.

The text:

To ask what people do for a living

¿A qué se dedica el señor Machado?

What does Mr. Machado do?

To respond

Es programador. Sabe diseñar páginas Web mejor que nadie.

He is a programmer. He knows how to design web pages better than anyone.

This article also appears in Canadian Developer Connection.

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“The iPhone of Night Clubs”

by Joey deVilla on September 22, 2010

the iphone of night clubsFound via The High Definite.

This article also appears in The Adventures of Accordion Guy in the 21st Century.

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They Know Us Well

by Joey deVilla on September 15, 2010

These stickers are posted above the urinals and toilets in the men’s rooms at Vancouver Convention Centre:

dont drink from the urinal

Also: That thing in the urinal that looks like a big mint? It’s not a big mint.

This article also appears in The Adventures of Accordion Guy in the 21st Century.

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Why You Should Keep Your Facebook Profile Private

by Joey deVilla on August 20, 2010

A hilarious worst-case scenario involving Facebook and a job interview. Contains some weird adult situations, which is why it’s so funny:

Found via Gizmodo.

This article also appears in The Adventures of Accordion Guy in the 21st Century.

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