Our newest site at work is a 40+ dating site, a new industry for us. And one of the things I really love about the team I work with is that all of the engineers do what they do because they love programming, which means that we’re all giant nerds.
Consequentially, we all found this comic to be absolutely hilarious. I suppose it’s like the SQL joke I posted the other day, where part of the humor is that it’s just such a ridiculous topic to joke about, and another part is the realization that, if you tried to explain why it was funny to anyone, it would instantly become boring and lame. (“Don’t you get it? It’s the TCP handshake! But instead of establishing a connection, he’s asking her out!”)