Watching this was the best 7 1/2 minutes of my week. How many of us have been in this meeting?

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  1. DickCappels

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  2. KJ6EAD

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    This video has hurt my feelings and I am experiencing cognitive disonance as a result of watching it. ;)
     
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  3. bertus

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    Hello,

    I only see a piece of 12 seconds.
    What is the point of this?

    Bertus
     
  4. DickCappels

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    The video is about 7 1/2 minutes, at least for me. It is the dramatization of the predicament of an engineer who is surrounded by management and artistic people asking for impossible things in a project kick-off meeting.
     
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    Full version with out needing a Facebook account.
     
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  6. tcmtech

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    Sounds like a typical day of helping out on forums.
     
  7. GopherT

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    Does a solution exist (mostly)

     
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  8. boatsman

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    This might have been a Monty Python sketch!
     
  9. ISB123

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    My brain hurts.
     
  10. joeyd999

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    I quit. And started my own business.
     
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    I have sat in this kind of meeting many times.
     
  13. gerty

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    Reminds me of the "Turbo Encabulator" leaves me walking away thinking what was accomplished here and what was that all about?
     
  14. spinnaker

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    Makes perfect sense to me. :confused:

    I wonder how many takes that video took? :eek:
     
  15. WBahn

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    If ever there was a legitimate place for a teleprompter....
     
  16. cmartinez

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    yeah.... that and the Miss Universe contest... :D
     
  17. WBahn

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    I forget when I first saw this, but it definitely reminded me of a couple of meetings I've been in.
     
  18. GopherT

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    I've been looking for a used one for years. I think the government has confiscated them all, they never show up on eBay.
     
  19. WBahn

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    I'm not big into this kind of stuff, but why is it always referred to as a "turbo" encabulator when the video always refers to it as a "retro" encabulator? Or am I not hearing it correctly?
     
  20. gerty

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    There's a couple of different versions of this, I just typed in "turbo encabulator " and this was the first one to pop up. I'd say keyword is "encabulator"
     
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