Variations on normal by Dominic Wilcox


sorry what was your name again?
May 26, 2010, 9:53 am
Filed under: Drawings


I am terrible at remembering names, this is down to mental lazyness and there is no excuse. However sometimes technology makes up for our shortcomings which is why I came up with this GPS name awareness unit.

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Couldn’t have said it any better. I need this!

Comment by Dan T.

i really need one, i’m terrible at names too.

Comment by tom

où peut on se procurer ce GPS très spécial ??? Merci d’avance car je me retrouve assez souvent dans ce type de situation !!!!

Comment by tilt66

I translate (I try !)in English Where can we find this type of GPS ?
Thank you

Comment by tilt66

in my imagination, in the technology department

Comment by mrdominic (admin)

Merci pour la réponse !! Maintenant j’ai besoin d’un GPS pour le trouver !!!!

Comment by tilt66

Thank you for the answer now I need a GPS to find it (the english translation)

Comment by tilt66

I wish I had something like that. All I can do in situations like that is ask something like “What did you say you preferred to be called?” in the hope that they have a nickname or that their name could have one.

Comment by Jen

but what if they never said what they prefered to be called?

Comment by mrdominic (admin)

PERFECT!

I need this. A lot of people need this.

You are a clever man Dominic.

Comment by wild-ting

Brilliant idea- My wife usually performs this function for me! : )

What’s sad is that your illustration looks like a general snapshot of our world as it exists currently. Glued to incredible (and incredibly distracting) technology, all wonderfully designed to feel perfect in our hands. Terribly addicting.

Comment by Tim Hamby

I remember once being in that situations and I asked “So how do you spell your name?” in the hope that they have a name that could be spelt differently to then be told “The only it can be spelt” … it went downhill much quicker at that point!

Comment by Essex SEO

Great idea, lol! Love your site!

Comment by toemailers

Very clever.

Comment by Blackwatertown

Freaking hysterical!!!!

Comment by 100poundsago

Out of interest i found this group of English language students discussing my use of English in this post http://english.stackexchange.com/questions/3255/is-it-correct-to-say-what-was-your-name

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