Jump to content
carbonize

You Know You're A Computer Nerd When ...

Recommended Posts

You might be a computer nerd if...

 

1. Your web page is more popular than you.

2. Your favorite sport is Tetris.

3. You know what fuzzy logic is.

4. You talk to your computer.

5. You argue with your computer.

6. Your computer has its own phone line.

7. You have dreams involving your computer.

8. You spend Friday nights with your computer.

9. You've never actually met many of your friends.

10. You remember how to use DOS.

11. You think Bill Gates is "a cool guy."

12. Only computer users can understand you.

13. Your home page is longer than your resume.

14. You've ever installed Linux.

15. You've missed the X-Files because you wanted to play on your computer.

16. You always understand Dilbert.

17. You regularly drink Jolt cola.

18. You spend more time on the Internet than you do sleeping.

19. You have multiple email addresses.

20. You've ever setup a LAN in your house.

21. You understood the above statement.

22. You get Jealous when any one uses your computer.

23. Your idea of hurrying is typing faster.

24. You keep spare mouse pads.

25. You buy your computer gifts.

26. You've ever been dumped for paying too much attention to your computer.

27. Someone mentions foreign language and you think "Cobol".

28. You regularly use a tape backup on files you have the original disks for.

29. You get a new computer, take it out of the box, and you immediately remove the case.

30. You have ever called home to check on your computer.

31. You do processes in DOS instead of Windows not because it is faster, but because it just confuses people.

32. You've ever considered getting a tattoo of the "Intel Inside" logo.

33. You know every law about computer piracy by heart, because you've been convicted on all of them.

34. You no longer interact with your family, you send them email instead; in the same house.

35. You check your email before you check your answering machine.

36. You can program the next best thing to Windows, but you still can't get your VCR to stop flashing.

37. You have more insurance on your computer than on your children.

38. You receive more chat requests than phone calls.

39. You stopped paying for call waiting because it kept knocking you off-line.

40. You don't immediately go into gibbering panic when you hear of a new computer virus.

41. You've ever emailed your assignment in to your professor.

42. You've ever tried to see how far you can move the mouse without turning off the screen saver.

43. You have dialed 911 and faxed them your problem.

44. You call in sick to work over your computer.

45. Your first aid kit contains Norton's Anti-Virus.

46. You know what the acronyms HTML, URL, ISP, and HTTP each stand for.

47. You tinker with computers at work all day, and when you finally get off work, you rush home to tinker with our computer.

48. You dedicate your home page to your favorite actress in hopes that she will see it and desire to meet you.

49. You have more than one home page.

50. You have a better computer system at home than at work.

51. You get jealous when other people use your computer.

52. You run back into your burning home to rescue your computer, but you leave the dog.

53. You know exactly how much hard drive space you have free, but you don't know your spouse's birthday.

54. You run Windows 95 and Windows 3.1 just because you can.

55. You have the high score on Jezz Ball.

56. You know what word 31337 stands for.

57. You keep spare computer parts around the house.

 

 

 

taken from http://www.xs4all.nl/~npjdjong/computermoppen3.html

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

:thumbup1: I qualify for 22 of them. LOL

 

As for this one, though:

 

29. You get a new computer, take it out of the box, and you immediately remove the case.

 

Who gets pre-built computers?? B) :D

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hahaha :)

Man, I am so guilty of so many of those, especially the last one.

I have SIMMS from my first tower 10 years ago.

 

10. You remember how to use DOS.

HAH! I used to support DOS.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
15. You've missed the X-Files because you wanted to play on your computer.

 

Nope - won't happen. 19" monitor with 13" TV right on top :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


×
×
  • Create New...