All of IT development summed up in one image

This picture grid brilliantly sums up the attitudes in nearly every IT office I've ever worked in. This is the oldest reference to it I can find.

Let me know in the comments if you can find an older source!

(Thanks, Chris!)

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  1. TobinL says:

    Yeah that is close enough.
    Thanks for some happiness today @orenwolf

  2. I like how the group that looks most alike to the others are the sysadmins, which leads me to believe that a sysadmin drew up this (very accurate) chart.

  3. m_a_t says:

    Okay, do you see now WHY I quit being a designer in IT?

  4. This is totally and undeniably true.

    Well, there's this one telco vendor, they apparently see me as a demon from hell. Which is totally their own fault; I was only trying to help! I didn't even know I cracked their entire global customer base in one shot; they shouldn't have used the same root password in every single installation they'd done in the prior ten years... I bet they have a dartboard with my picture on it somewhere.

  5. enso says:

    Just realize...that movie came out twenty years ago.

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