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The One Ronnie – My Blackberry Is Not Working!

by Sean P. Aune | December 27, 2010December 27, 2010 10:48 am PDT

First off, watch out for the “dongle” joke, and in case you don’t know it, Orange is the name of a big cellular carrier in Europe.

Ronnie Corbett is an 80-year-old comedian in England, and in the above sketch he is the gentleman with the frozen “BlackBerry”. No matter what his age either he or his writers obviously have a keen eye for just how silly some of the terms are these days. (I never have liked the word “dongle”) It may be slightly blue, but then again, they only used words we all use every day, so how can you really classify it as being questionable?

Either way, get yourself a good chuckle at the technology terms we all know and love.

Sean P. Aune

Sean P. Aune has been a professional technology blogger since July 2007, but his love of tech dates back to at least 1976 when his parents bought...