But can you bypass the warnings?

The trouble with remote controls, of course, is that sooner or later you attempt to use them on something that isn’t remotely controllable.

Which may, or may not, lead to something like this:

(Via this Tony Hanadarko tweet.)





1 comment

  1. fillyjonk »

    5 March 2012 · 5:39 pm

    1. I can imagine the many rehearsals, with one or another of the violinists threatening to impale that guy on their bow. (Augh, all the transpositions! Gotta be at least as mind-bending on violin as on piano.)

    2. It’s interesting to hear the direct loan-words from English. I thought German was better at doing its own portmanteauing.

    3. I have a recurring nightmare about a student showing up to lecture one day with a remote control and going, “WHY WON’T SHE MUTE?!?!!”

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