O’Reilly Books: A popular line of computer books are trashed by Goons who have no respect for boring technical books on how to program in Ultra COBOL C## Visual Innerspace Pascal, and other popular programming languages.
Adventures of Gatorade Boy: In what I can only call old school Something Awful Photoshopping, a whole bloody lot of the goons went and butchered the same picture, doing all kinds of horrible things to it. It doesn’t help that the picture is of a boy looking completely disgusted. That’s just asking for trouble.
In an effort to give homes to the needy, we're providing shelter to two very adorable Photoshop threads from the Something Awful Forums. One features nerdy technical books for topics you don't normally find technical books for, and the other is just, well, frightening.
SA Forum bigshot and programming wiseguy isnoop got all of the O'Reilly madness started. For those of you who don't know, O'Reilly markets a line of computer books covering popular programming languages.
"isnoop" fancies the big hairy gay men:
"JebDaddy" got his O'Reillys confused, an all too common problem these days.
"LoinWorm" is very good at negativity:
"isnoop" would have to be extremely tiny to dominate the world from a nutshell.
"Blinkz0rz" is a fan of them horse heads:
"chunky" offered up this book, which is required reading at all plumbing schools.
Are you concerned that you may be a character trapped in a Tom Waits song? Be smart and learn the warning signs before it's too late. Also, it's too late. It has always been too late.
I'm haunted by a recurring vision of a skeleton flipping me off. To avoid seeing this terrifying image in bumper sticker form, I pay someone with a blank bumper to drive in front of me at all times.
Photoshop Phriday showcases the tremendous image manipulation talents of the Something Awful Forum Goons. Each week they tackle a new theme, parodying movies, video games, comics, history, and anything else you can think of. If you want in on the action, join us on the Something Awful Forums!