Friday, July 11, 2008

Printer's ball

During the workday, many interoffice emails arrive in my inbox with this message at the bottom: "Please consider the environment before choosing to print this email." There must have been a company-wide campaign at some point before I arrived; I don't have the banner, but it seems like most people do...But...this consciousness-raising banner doesn't just appear onscreen; it shows up at the bottom of the page if you decide to go ahead and hit "print"...

Read more of Mollie's "Today's Office Irony."

1 comment:

Levi Stahl said...

A former coworker used to have that message hanging outside his cubicle . . . on its very own piece of paper, because the e-mail it was appended to, when printed, ran just over a page. It was worth a wry smile every time I walked by.