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6/29/2013 09:00 AM EDT
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David Ashton
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David Ashton   6/29/2013 7:36:46 PM
No, Bob!  The Boss said "Try and think OUTSIDE the box!"

kfield
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kfield   6/29/2013 7:46:40 PM
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Note - this is NOT an entry: David so pleased to see you back on EE Times! drop me an email some time!

Max The Magnificent
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Max The Magnificent   7/4/2013 12:01:47 PM
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@David: No, Bob!  The Boss said "Try and think OUTSIDE the box!"

Good one!

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DrZuhoch   7/12/2013 8:02:22 PM
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Bob,

There is an easier way to practice your touch-typing!

David Ashton
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David Ashton   6/29/2013 7:47:42 PM
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"He's been like this ever since management refused to get him a new monitor...."

David Ashton
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David Ashton   6/29/2013 7:57:07 PM
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Management were overheard saying that engineering are just a bunch of monkeys.  So he's "See no evil".

David Ashton
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David Ashton   6/29/2013 7:59:38 PM
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He's trying to get back that great "Out of box experience" that it had when it was new....

David Ashton
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David Ashton   6/30/2013 3:13:10 AM
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Step 35: Remove the box from the head, press the red button on your remote control, and your new Engineer-in-a-Box is ready for work!

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CCarpenter0   6/30/2013 12:18:26 PM
BE the black box! 

Max The Magnificent
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Max The Magnificent   7/4/2013 12:02:30 PM
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@CCarpenter0: BE the black box!

Love it!

DrZuhoch
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DrZuhoch   7/12/2013 8:09:44 PM
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Don't take it so hard,Bob.

You are not the first one to try to find that I D ten tee error code.

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bnowak0   7/4/2013 10:40:51 AM
No, Bob. That is NOT how you stay anonymous online...

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Max The Magnificent   7/4/2013 12:03:38 PM
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@bnowak: No, Bob. That is NOT how you stay anonymous online...

I keep on trying to come up with something funny, but I can;t think of anything that beats suggestions like this one (sad face)

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Rick_Hille   7/4/2013 4:01:48 PM
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Yes, I agree the contrast ratio is outstanding, but you can't escape the fact that your personal visual projection viewer idea is going to require a ton of industrial design effort!

Don Swaab
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Don Swaab   7/11/2013 11:03:04 PM
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Before putting foreign H-1B engineers to work, the company should at least let them get unpacked.

Don Swaab
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Don Swaab   7/12/2013 11:48:41 AM
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He's such a heavy thinker that we had to install a heat sink on his brain.

Don Swaab
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Don Swaab   7/12/2013 12:07:45 PM
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At the end of the consulting contract we just ship him back to the agency, using the pre-addressed mailing label.

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DaveyDude   7/12/2013 7:36:35 PM
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"Harold, what on Earth are you doing?"

"Marcy, don't bother me, my manager says I think outside the box too much so I thought I'd try inside."

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DrZuhoch   7/12/2013 8:05:20 PM
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Bob,

I know you have a hang over, but have you simply tried to turn down the brightness on the monitor?

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Midtex   7/12/2013 8:44:40 PM
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They told us to think outside the box.

 

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NONICKNAME   7/16/2013 2:52:38 AM
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Re : July Caption Contest " So, Smithers, you're working on another secret government project?"

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WireMan0   7/12/2013 10:57:25 PM
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Frank just had to try out the x-ray glasses from a 1954 box of Wheaties he won on eBay.

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markkk   7/13/2013 4:40:42 AM
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GoogleBox functions well in trials with politicians supervising NSA, GCHQ et al.

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G.Klenner   7/14/2013 6:54:26 AM
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"Google Glass stress test. Do not disturb!"

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Denis.Giri   7/15/2013 3:15:13 AM
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Bob, weren't you fired yesterday?

Nope, HR only told me never to show my face around here again...

Denis.Giri
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Denis.Giri   7/15/2013 3:27:21 AM
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This virtual reality helmet probably needs a better design

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Denis.Giri   7/15/2013 3:29:28 AM
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Look! This new LCD display even comes with an anti-glare filter! How great is that?

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ngodfrey770   7/15/2013 10:00:06 AM
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Just like any Kid;

Always playing with the empty box first, no matter the price of the new toy.

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Packaging Test: FAIL
RJBoat   7/15/2013 10:06:45 AM
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So this is what the flap is all about; failed the product packaging test again, huh?

Paul Glaubitz
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Paul Glaubitz   7/15/2013 10:38:23 AM
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Bob liked to demonstrate to the interns how silly you could look thinking inside the box.

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Parreco   7/18/2013 12:12:31 PM
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I guess it's true that the new engineer is a "BLOCK-HEAD"....Evidently, he's a little hyper-sensitive about it!!

Parreco
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Parreco   7/18/2013 2:05:39 PM
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Hey, keep the noise down!!!....people are trying to sleep over here!!!

David Ashton
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David Ashton   7/19/2013 5:58:16 AM
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BOB!  First, the new LCD monitors don't give off X-Rays like the old CRTs.  And second, cardboard wouldn't block them anyway!

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NoNIckName_#2   7/19/2013 1:47:48 PM
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You know, Bob, web cams can be turned off.

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NoNIckName_#2   7/23/2013 8:28:49 PM
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I was, er, I mean, John was here a minute ago.

Michael Dunn
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Typing
Michael Dunn   7/26/2013 10:46:41 AM
"There are easier ways to learn to touch-type..."

Michael Dunn
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"Rays"
Michael Dunn   7/26/2013 10:49:11 AM
"I was going to ask if you'd read that study about cardboard blocking dangerous 'computer rays', but I see you have."

Michael Dunn
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Lighting
Michael Dunn   7/26/2013 10:50:23 AM
"If it's too bright, you could have just said something..."

Michael Dunn
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Meetings
Michael Dunn   7/26/2013 10:51:58 AM
"I can still see you're here, and you still have to come to the two o'clock meeting."

Michael Dunn
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Blindness enhances other senses
Michael Dunn   7/26/2013 10:53:37 AM
"We can order you a blindfold if you think it will improve your programming."

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NoNIckName_#2   7/26/2013 4:39:39 PM
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The boss told me to comb my hair, dress professionally, and stay out of sight while the directors are touring the facility.

Denis.Giri
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Denis.Giri   7/29/2013 7:33:29 AM
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Please unbox your temps properly upon reception.

WireMan0
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WireMan0   7/31/2013 10:02:30 AM
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Frank catches a few ZZZs in the lab by again testing the little-known Carton Effect.

WireMan0
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WireMan0   7/31/2013 10:03:27 AM
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Joe misunderstood the question, "Boxers or briefs?"

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NoNIckName_#2   7/31/2013 4:00:12 PM
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VFR design is old school; I'm going for my instrument rating.

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