Rum, Sodomy, and the Lash: Pick Two (aghrivaine) wrote,
Rum, Sodomy, and the Lash: Pick Two
aghrivaine

Problems and Solutions

Problem: I woke up yesterday and my cellphone was dead.
Solution: Neither Motorola nor T-Mobile will do anything about it. I have to buy a new one at retail price. Joy.
Problem: Cable modem unsyncs and resyncs several times an hour.
Solution: Time-Warner very promptly diagnosed the problem, and sent someone out immediately to replace the modem. Which didn't fix it, problem persists.
Problem: Rejected by McSweeney's.
Solution: Suck it up. Drive on.
Problem: Replacing phone means no money for hotel room at friend's wedding.
Solution: Cancel reservation, drive back and forth night of wedding.
Problem: Getting moved to a different position in the company, a non-technical position. However, I still be on the hook for midnight maintenance calls and 24x7 on-call status.
Solution: Not sure yet.
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 6 comments