The Cubicles Have Ears
Kate Yandoh on Humor
Run by an 'easily amused compulsive people-watcher,' Overheard in the Office collects actual office conversation snippets, from the sublimely stupid to the ribald and ridiculous. Visit for a quick chuckle - or to post and expand the reach of the ridiculous exchange you were going to talk about at happy hour.
Boss: I need you to email this to [Kevin].
Assistant: No problem, I have the electronic version right here. I'll email it out in a sec.
Boss: Great...Oh, and make sure my notes don't show up when you send it out.
Assistant: Your notes?
Boss: Yeah, the notes I wrote there in the margins.
Assistant: Um, don't worry. They won't.
Boss: Great, thanks.