Evil Genius helpdesk humour
"We care a lot"
 Updated 28 November
IT-related aggravation


"Where the elite meet to bitch"

You can't say it to the customer's face (even over the phone) and no-one else is interested in your problems. Where can you vent? On a forum for frustrated tech support agents just like you. Frequent updates to the Rant Of The Moment.

Tech Tales

"They come at all hours of the day and night. From
places near and far. Often, beyond belief."

Visitor-submitted stories of tech support tragedies, computer-aided stupidities and beginners who had no idea what they were getting into.

Computer Stupidities

Personal accounts of home and office computing gone horribly, horribly wrong.

The Register

"Biting the hand that feeds I.T."

Sometimes the emperor has no clothes, and they're not afraid to say so.

Genuinely useful tech sites


Troubleshooting tips for connection and email errors, plus information and init strings for a variety of modems.

Modem Site

Comprehensive modem support site, with forums.

PowerUp Internet Help Pages

Screen shots and connection settings for common versions of Windows and MacOS.

Other sites of interest

Customers suck!

"The customer is never right!"

Even when things are going right for them, they're determined to make things wrong for you.


Brought to you from the land of incomprehensible assembly instructions by the same people responsible for your failure to successfully insert tab A into slot B.

Acts of Gord

"Love the Gord. Fear the Gord."

Pity the Gord as well, he has to deal with the kind of customers we encounter, face-to-face.


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