Work conversation, Part 19

me: My email won’t let me sign in.

IT guy: What’s your password?

me: ••••••

IT guy: I just tried it and it works for me. If you reboot you should be ok.

me: Thanks. But now I have to kill my two podmates who just learned my password. Can you provide an alibi?

IT guy: Sure. But I charge 50 bucks an hour.

me: click.

And thus two souls lived to see another Christmas because of the high cost of technical advice …

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4 Responses to Work conversation, Part 19

  1. tosuperstar says:

    50 bucks, that is a bargain!

  2. Good point. He could provide your alibi AND retrieve your hard drive. Have you had any luck getting your stuff back? Still sleeping in the doghouse?

  3. gdionelli says:

    Ya know, you can’t teach an OLD dog new tricks.

  4. sassafras says:

    50 bucks an hour . . hmm . . your doctor charges more then that

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