My Blackberry Is Not Working!

This blog post has absolutely no point, other than a good laugh. Kick back and enjoy the fun! Thanks to my brother-in-law, Jack, for sending this link to me.

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  • Ola Aiyegbayo

    Thanks for this, Michael. I live in the UK and have not seen this.

  • Uma Maheswaran S

    Humor in the midst of stressful work life. Humor makes my heart light. Thanks for sharing.

  • tommylane

    Hilarious. Thanks for this.

  • Marni

    Thank you, Michael! haha That was a good giggle for the morning!

  • Patlayton

    Hysterical! Thanks for the Saturday morning laugh!

  • Cheryl Luke

    That’s great. Thank you, Michael.

  • Cheryl Luke

    That’s great. Thank you, Michael.

  • Leah Adams

    That is so funny.

    I am new to your blog, but I can tell I’m going to glean a great deal of wisdom here…present post not withstanding! Thanks.

    • Michael Hyatt

      Disclaimer: This video is not representative of my usual content!

      • Peter P

        Maybe you should start presenting your usual content in that manner, Mike.

        Not because your content lacks anything but simply because yours would become the funniest ‘serious’ blog around!


  • Ron Dawson

    Interesting about technology’s fascinating with fruit. :)

    • Michael Hyatt

      What is it with so much technology named after fruit!

      • Mark Smith

        Something Seth Godin posted a few years back about naming your company:
        I think people see fruit as safe. Until now.

      • Steven Cribbs

        Maybe it is to make people think the product is something that can really sink their teeth into :)

        • Jeff Goins

          Ah, yes. :)

          I want to start inventing unusually large or disporportionate tech gadgets and naming them after spiced or cured meats. A few of my first products would be:

          The Slim Jim
          The Ham Hock
          The Pepperoni

          What a different world that would be. I’d feel much more masculine about answering my “Ham Hock,” as opposed to a Blackberry!

      • Sam Chetwynd

        Maybe it’s a marketing ploy to keep politically correct – call the new technological toy a rib roast, and you’ll lose the vegetarian market.

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  • Doug Hibbard

    Wow. That’s great. And exactly the way my dad reacted when I told him I bought a Blackberry years ago: “Why not go pick one for free?”

  • Doug Hibbard

    Wow. That’s great. And exactly the way my dad reacted when I told him I bought a Blackberry years ago: “Why not go pick one for free?”

  • DrDavidFrisbie

    One wants one’s BBC !

    • Michael Hyatt

      I’m a sucker for British humor!

      • Jeff Goins

        I’m not usually, but this was good!

  • Stuart Clark

    Very funny stuff, I wish we could get more BBC items like that here.

  • Carla b

    still laughing out loud! thanks for sharing.

  • Goulart

    Very Hilarious. Thank you, Michael!

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  • Loukas A

    Hahaha… Had to comment on this! Very funny!!

  • Choo Lee

    Michael – thanks! Great laugh to get the day started! I must share!

  • Ellis Still

    Absolutely funny… a nice start to a fun, snow filled day :- )

  • TNeal

    So silly it’s hilarious. Good start to the weekend.

  • Yvonne

    Good one thanks for the laugh

  • Lynette Sowell

    What a great Saturday morning chuckle…and love the British humor. It’s all in the timing. As much as I enjoy fruit, alas, I do not have a blackberry or an apple. But I do have windows.

  • JoRae

    After spending five hours on the phone with Blackberry this week, I needed this bit of fun! Thanks for sharing :-) Jo Rae

  • Roy Wallen

    Ah, British humor (excuse me, humour). Thanks for the laugh on this snowy morning.

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  • Peter P


    I wonder how different the viewing experience is for people from the UK versus people from elsewhere in the world.

    The two comedians in the show are very well known in the UK and I wonder how that changes the experience?

    For me, it was actually a little emotional because I haven’t seen Ronnie Corbett on TV since his long time comedy partner, Ronnie Barker died.

    Thanks for sharing this today.

  • Michael

    Thanks for sharing some humor. It’s a great prescription for life.

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  • Steven Cribbs

    I just shared this with my wife – after catching her breath and gathering herself from near-tears laughter, she commented that “laugh therapy” is just what she needed.

    Thanks Michael!

  • Alex

    HAHAHAHA! That is genius!

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  • Brent Schebler

    That’s Great. I work in customer servicefor a cell phone company in the US and that just brought tears of Laughter to my eyes. I loved it and can’t thank you enough for sharing that.

  • Karenshaydunn

    Very funny! Thanks for Sharing!

  • Georgiana

    Thanks for the laugh ~ enjoyed watching it! :-)

  • K.C. Procter


    “Eggs Box. $3.60″

    Love it!! Thanks for sharing the laugh.

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  • Jeff Jones

    Hilarious. It makes me thankful our gadgets are often named after fruit.

  • Jeff Randleman

    Too funny! My brother-in-law works for BB. I’m sendng him this link!

  • Remco Janssen

    Amazing to see how British humor is spreading all over the world!

  • Blair

    Hilarious… thanks for the laugh Michael.

  • Nora

    Didn’t see this until this morning. Great way to start the day.

  • Jeff Goins

    Loved this — hilarious. It made me think: the conversations we have on a regular basis every single day would’ve sounded absurd 10 years ago.

  • André Bor

    Brilliant! LOL Thanks for this one :D

  • Ashley Musick

    Haha! That was pretty clever. EggsBox. ha!

  • Ashley Musick

    Haha! That was pretty clever. EggsBox. ha!

  • Newlifeben

    Clever! The last one is hilarious!

  • Roger Fields

    OK, that’s a window into Michael’s sense of humor.

  • Roger Fields

    OK, that’s a window into Michael’s sense of humor.

  • Sam Koenen

    If only my frozen Blackberry were that entertaining…

  • Anonymous

    Brilliant! Amazing wordplay


    Thanks for the laugh!

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  • Alex Wilson

    I was having a bad day today. I feel much better now. I just might try booting my computer! Thank you for posting this.


  • Samantha Cole

    HAHAHAHA! This skit is GENIUS! I was looking for stuff about “working with Blackberry” and “Disqus” on Google, then this shows up. I had a good laugh watching this! I was actually expecting a page where I can learn about handling stuff from the enterprise on the go, with all those server stuff and CALS. That’s a lot o’ apps, if you ask me. I hope it doesn’t end up freezing… like that. LOL!

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  • Moronmubo Olayide

    Just wha I need.