Adobe flash

chris chevhq at
Tue Aug 3 02:16:58 UTC 2010

On Tue, 27 Jul 2010 06:51:32 -0500
Kenneth Loafman <kenneth at> wrote:

> Robert Holtzman wrote:
> > Karl, there is an urban legend among physicists about certain
> > individuals being able to make lab equipment stop working  just
> > by being in the same building. They say Einstein was such an
> > individual and once ruined an experiment merely by riding in a
> > train past the lab. Judging by the number of problems you have
> > that not everyone else has, you may be one of these people.
> > Having said that, I sometimes have the same kinds of problems.
> >
> >   
> That's not just among physicists... I've worked with a programmer
> like that.  He could walk into the data center and most of the
> computers would crash.  His record was 5 out of 8, very much a
> statistical anomaly, considering that these machines normally ran
> for days without problems.
> ...Ken

Sadly, I have a customer like that.  so long as her husband is at
the machine all is well. If she sits at the
Cheers the kiwi

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