And Finally… – Vol 22 No 20

Dead Dell_PCWe’d be the first to admit to occasionally prodding an under-performing PC with a toe, but we can at least tell the difference between a computer and Old Yeller. Someone ought to share this information with Lucas Hinch, a Colorado resident who – frustrated by his ageing Dell XPS 410 – took it out back and shot it. To be precise, Hinch pumped eight 9mm rounds into the case. The Smoking Gun rather nicely notes that the PC ‘is survived by a monitor and a keyboard’.