Tech Support Cheat Sheet is the answer for those tired of being expected to know how to use every piece of software that has ever been written, regardless of whether it has anything to do with your job. This all-purpose how-to is the perfect addition to your arsenal of user training materials. Battle-tested by Hoggs, who wryly adds, "I share this with my users a lot. :)"
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Faildesk is a humorous blog dedicated to all the IT professionals who work tirelessly to make sure "the system stays up." Features jokes, gags and spoofs plus hundreds of posts with stories, pictures and video of real life situations that maybe only a sysadmin can appreciate.
Day in the Life of a SysAdmin Episode 5: Lunch Break is an amusing look at a SysAdmin's attempt to take a brief lunch break. We imagine many of you can relate!
Shit Sales People Say is a humorous Twitter account lamenting the difficulties sales people tend to create for those who have to implement. A bit of fun to break up the day of any sysadmin who's stuck trying to deliver on all those promises. A shout out to kenelbow for the suggestion!
In this video response to "The Expert," (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKorP55Aqvg) a clever engineer actually does all the insane things the client requested.