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Quick poll: What is the single favourite humour site you visit regularly when you're supposed to be working?

Mine is http://www.dilbert.com . As an aside if you also visit this, did you use the List Of The Day, before it was removed (I ask, because some of names here look spookily familiar)?

Justin
Saturday, March 1, 2003

I get Calvin & Hobbes delivered to my inbox, other than that watching the markets is always a joke :-)

Prakash S
Saturday, March 1, 2003

Dilbert

...and if Im bored, I havent read all goodies at
www.satirewire.com

Patrik
Saturday, March 1, 2003

I don't visit often but

http://www.despair.com/

is quite amusing.

Vincent
Saturday, March 1, 2003

morning ritual at work:

http://www.dilbert.com
http://www.somethingpositive.net

Robert Chevallier
Saturday, March 1, 2003

www.theonion.com is the most clever humor you will ever encounter in your life.

Bella
Saturday, March 1, 2003

http://www.theonion.com

Bella
Saturday, March 1, 2003

http://www.homestarrunner.com

anonymous
Saturday, March 1, 2003

Gotta give a plug for Dave Barry's blog - http://davebarry.blogspot.com/

Nick H
Saturday, March 1, 2003

sharktank at computerworld.com.  Crazy things that have happened in the industry.

John McQuilling
Saturday, March 1, 2003

Three consistenty-funny sites:

The Onion (mentioned above)
Dave Barry's Blog (also mentioned above)
Fanatical Apathy, which you can find at:

    http://felbers.net/mt/

Hardware Guy
Saturday, March 1, 2003

http://www.somethingpositive.net
http://www.smallstoriesonline.com
http://www.brunocomic.com
http://www.penny-arcade.com

That's my usual bunch. There are others (megatokyo, for instance) that I read on and off, but something positive is the main one I use for pure, dark laughter.

Tim Sullivan
Saturday, March 1, 2003

Whoops, that should be:
http://www.brunostrip.com

Tim Sullivan
Sunday, March 2, 2003

www.fark.com

The photoshop threads are very amusing.

bored developer
Sunday, March 2, 2003

www.b3ta.com

Neil E
Sunday, March 2, 2003

I thought there were no new Calvin and Hobbes strips for years? If that's not true, please, please, tell me where I can find them.

David Clayworth
Sunday, March 2, 2003

www.userfriendly.org

Ricardo
Sunday, March 2, 2003

David,

THere are no new C&H. Here is where I get them from though:

http://www.ucomics.com/calvinandhobbes/

Enjoy!

Prakash S
Monday, March 3, 2003

Another vote for Calvin and Hobbes... that kid is wise beyond his years.

a classic... "The one sign that there is intelligent life in the universe is that none of it has tried to contact us!"

tapiwa
Monday, March 3, 2003

http://www.sluggy.com/
works for me :)

john järpling
Monday, March 3, 2003

I find that some of my peers don't seem to appreciate this comic as much as I do, but this makes me laught *hard*.
http://mnftiu.cc .

cgrayson
Monday, March 3, 2003

Dunno if the humour works for non-Brits, but The Framley Examiner ( http://www.framleyexaminer.com ) is a very, very funny spoof local paper set in the fictional town of Framley.

Im also a big fan of Get Your War On ( http://www.mnftiu.cc/mnftiu.cc/war.html )

bruce the glint
Monday, March 3, 2003

www.userfriendly.org
www.doonesbury.com
www.dilbert.com
http://www.guardian.co.uk/cartoons/archive/stevebell

G
Monday, March 3, 2003

Check out www.WhiteHouse.org - it's NOT the official White House site; George Dubya HATES it!

Dana Hoffman
Monday, March 3, 2003

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